DIRECTOR of "FIRST DATE"
J. Scott Lapp (Director) is thrilled to work alongside Mitch and a wonderful team to help bring First Date to PRiMA! Lapp is an alumnus of the Directors Lab West, a proud member of the SDC and a 2011 SDC Emerging Artist. He is also the Producer of Cabaret at The Merc and Artistic Director of The Barn Stage Company in Temecula, California.
Associate/Assistant Directing credits include Broadway: Bonnie & Clyde; National Tour: Murder for Two, Xanadu (La Jolla Playhouse, National Tour); Off-Broadway: Murder For Two (New World Stages, Second Stage); Regional: Prince of Egypt (TheatreWorks) Rain (Old Globe), Disney’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Paper Mill Playhouse, La Jolla Playhouse). Selected directing credits include International: Murder for Two (Calgary, Japan), Regional: Sweeney Todd (North Carolina Summer Rep), First Date (SDMT), Murder for Two: Christmas Edition (Bucks County Playhouse), Little Women, Peter and The Starcatcher, Spring Awakening, Urinetown (Barn Stage Company), Freedom Riders (NYMF). Upcoming projects include Prince of Egypt at the Fredericia Teater in Denmark, The Bridges of Madison County at the Playhouse San Antonio and Hairspray at SDMT. www.jscottlapp.com