WES SHIPPEE (Sound Engineer) returns for his 35th show with Radiotheatre. Wes is a recent NYU graduate and Drama Desk-nominated sound designer, audio engineer, and musician. Notable projects include the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and four years of work with RadioTheatre NYC, garnering multiple New York Innovative Theatre awards. He is also the lead singer/keyboard player for NYC-based pop/rock band 22Leroy (www.22Leroy.com) and keyboard player for Grammy-winning artist Moneybrother (www.moneybrother.net).
FRANK ZILINYI has appeared in Radiotheatre's THE HAUNTING OF 85 EAST 4th STREET 2006/10, FRANKENSTEIN, DRACULA, THE WAR OF THE WORLDS, THE INVISIBLE MAN, KING KONG 08, DRACULA'S GUEST, THE BLACK CAT, THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM, THE TELL TALE HEART, THE OVAL PORTRAIT, THE MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE, THE SPHINX, WILLIAM WILSON, THE CASE OF M.VALDEMAR, THE OBLONG BOX, HOP FROG, THE PREMATURE BURIAL, THE MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH, THE SYSTEM OF DR.TARR AND PROF.FETHER, THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO. For Inwood Shakespeare Festival: ZORRO, DRACULA, THE ARABIAN NIGHTS, THE THREE MUSKETEERS, THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, TREASURE ISLAND.
DAN BIANCHI (Script/Director/Music/Sound/Art Production/Graphics/PR) has spent over 35 yrs in theater, film and fine arts. Awards include: 3 times BEST DIRECTOR Off Broadway; Billy Rose Musical Theater Award; ASCAP Musical Theater Award; National Endowment Grant; MacDowell Fellowship, The Beckett Prize (twice), The National Writers Guild Screenwriting Award. He's founded four international theater companies, written/directed over 60 plays/musicals, worked as screenwriter in Hollywood, directed 7 motion pictures with members of the Royal Shakespeare Co.. In 2002/3 he founded and ran VIDEOTHEATRE, NYC's only DV dedicated venue screening independent features and shorts. Dan is also a Fine Artist who has exhibited his works at MOMA NYC; MOMA Australia; Brazil; Germany; Museum of Non Conformist Art-Russia, etc. A born NYer, he lives in Greenwich Village with his wife and daughter.
He founded RADIOTHEATRE in 2004 and has since produced over 40 live shows, over 240 performances at NYC venues. Since 2004, Dan has been nominated for a 2010 Drama Desk Award, won 2 NY Innovative Theater Awards for Best Sound and Best Music. Radiotheatre has been nominated for 13 NYIT Awards including Best Performance Group five yrs in a row.
Recent RADIOTHEATRE shows include: THE TIME MACHINE; THE HAUNTING OF 85 EAST 4th STREET; FRANKENSTEIN; THE OBLONG BOX; ANNABEL LEE; WILLIAM WILSON; THE TELL TALE HEART; THE PIT AND THE PENDULUM; THE BLACK CAT; THE OVAL PORTRAIT:THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO; THE RAVEN; THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER; THE MASQUE OF RED DEATH; THE MURDERS IN THE RUE MORGUE; HOP FROG; MORELLA; LIGEIA; BERENICE; THE PREMATURE BURIAL; THE SPHINX; THE SYSTEM OF DR.TARR AND PROF.FETHER; THE CASE OF M.VALDEMAR; DRACULA; DRACULA'S GUEST; THE MOLE PEOPLE; KING KONG 08; THE ISLAND OF DR.MOREAU 07; THE TIME MACHINE 07; THE INVISIBLE MAN; THE WAR OF THE WORLDS 07; THE ISLAND OF DR.MOREAU 06; THE HAUNTING OF 85 East 4th STREET 06; THE PIGMAN OF DELANCEY STREET; KING KONG 05; THE WAR OF THE WORLDS 04; HARDBOILED 2; HARDBOILED 1; MADHOUSE.
KATE SIEPERT recently appeared as Joyce in RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR (Joe Orton Festival, The Secret Theatre). Other favorite productions include: SERVANT OF TWO MASTERS (The Secret Theatre, NY); JANE AUSTEN'S EMMA (Tobacco Factory, UK); BRÖNTE (BOVTS, UK); OTHELLO (BOVTS, UK); MERCHANT OF VENICE (McPherson Theatre, IL); SEVEN DEADLY SINS (Live Bait Theatre, IL). Kate also trained & performed for 5 years at Chicago’s ImprovOlympic. She holds a BFA from Illinois Wesleyan University and a Masters Certificate in Acting from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in the UK. www.katesiepert.com