Mark St. Germain

St Germain_headshot_by_Kevin_Sprague_1-4-12FREUD’S LAST SESSION – (Meeting of Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis) ran two years Off-Broadway closing July 24th, 2012.  The play has been open in Argentina since January 2012 and in repertory in Sweden, Australia, Denmark with other international productions including Spain and Japan. For more information, visit FREUDSLASTSESSION.COM.

DANCING LESSONS premiered in the summer of 2013 at the Barrington Stage Company, and is now being presented nationally.  His play DR. RUTH, ALL THE WAY, premiered at the Barrington Stage Company in the Berkshires, played at Hartford Theaterworks, and was brought to New York City to the Westside Theatre in 2013. (The Play is about Dr. Ruth Westheimer).  St. Germain’s play THE BEST OF ENEMIES, produced by the Barrington Stage Company, is now being produced throughout the country. (True story about the relationship between black activist Ann Atwater and Klan Leader C.P. Ellis)

THE FABULOUS LIPITONES, a musical comedy co-written with John Markus, premiered at the Theatrical Outfit in Atlanta in summer, 2013, and then at the Good Speed Opera House. Currently the musical is playing at the George Street Playhouse, and has been released nationally.

Mark’s plays include CAMPING WITH HENRY AND TOM (about a trip taken by Thomas Edison, Henry Ford and President Warren G. Harding), which won the Lucille Lortel and Outer Critics Circle Awards, EARS ON A BEATLE, (about John Lennon and the FBI), THE GOD COMMITTEE (based on the Transplant Selection Committee at Mt. Sinai Hospital, NY), and OUT OF GAS ON LOVER’S LEAP

Mark wrote the Tammy Wynette Musical STAND BY YOUR MAN, which began at the Ryman Theater in Nashville. With composer Charles Strouse, Mark co-wrote the book for his adaption of Dreiser’s AMERICAN TRAGEDY.

With composer Randy Courts, Mark has written the perennial musical THE GIFTS OF THE MAGI, JOHNNY PYE AND THE FOOLKILLER (AT&T Award Grant), and JACK’S HOLIDAY at Playwrights Horizons.

St. Germain’s television work includes writer/creative consultant credits for THE COSBY SHOW and Dick Wolf’s CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

He co-wrote director Carroll Ballard’s film DUMA and produced and directed the documentary MY DOG, An Unconditional Love Story, with Richard Gere, Glenn Close, Edward Albee and others.

Mark also wrote the award winning children’s book “THREE CUPS”.

Mark is an Associate Artist of the Barrington Stage Company, recipient of the William Inge Festival’s New Voices Award and a member of the Dramatists Guild and the Writer’s Guild East. He is an alumnus of New Dramatists.

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