Jillian is director and educator primarily focused on creating quality theater for young audiences and nurturing the growth of early career artists. 

Scab - Sheila Callaghan
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The Danube - Maria Irene Fornes
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Mirror, Mirror - Sarah Treem
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Scab - Sheila Callaghan
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Mirror, Mirror - Sarah Treem
Mirror, Mirror - Sarah Treem
The Danube - Maria Irene Fornes
Scab - Sheila Callaghan

Hello!

 

Please click around for the scoop on my theatre directing, teaching, and artistic leadership work in NYC & New Jersey.

RECENT HIGHLIGHTS:

* Summer 2019: Jillian directs the New Voices presentation with the Dramatists Guild Foundation

* Spring 2019: Jillian accepts Artistic Associate position at TheaterWorksUSA.

 

* Spring 2019: Jillian directs Bunnicula at Mile Square Theatre

* Spring 2019: Jillian directs A Wrinkle in Time adapted by Morgan Gould for McCarter Education.

* Fall 2018: Jillian directs 15 Women & Him with the NYU students at Atlantic Acting School

*Fall 2018:  Jillian teaches Acting Technique I & II and  Musical Scene Study courses in the  BFA Musical Theatre program at CAP21 Molloy College 

* Fall 2017: Jillian is the Assistant Director of Hot Mess, Off-Broadway. (Dir. Jonathan Silverstein) 

* Fall 2017: Jillian is the Assistant Director of Lonely Planet @ Keen Company (Dir. Jonathan Silverstein). 

* Summer 2017: Jillian directs The Danube by Maria Irene Fornés  in the Hangar Theatre Wedge Series and Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse in the Hangar Theatre KiddStuff Series.

* Summer 2017: Jillian is the recipient of a 2017 Drama League Directing Fellowship.

* Spring 2017: Jillian directs Tony-award winner, Alice Ripley's Identity concert at The Green Room 42 on April 1, 2017.

* Jillian directs The Platform Group's reading of Roughly Speaking, a new play by Shara Ashley Zeiger, based on 200+ interviews with the homeless community at Xavier Mission Soup Kitchen.

*Since 2015,  Jillian has been on staff at CAP21, working as the Program Director of the Practicum & Showcase semester. 

 

 

 

Jillian Carucci (Director), Alice Ripley, Jessica Means (Music Director)