“Intimate Apparel” at Ensemble Theatre Company

Santa Barbara is having me back to direct, “Intimate Apapreal” with this phenomenal cast.

intimate-apparel-600Karole Foreman
Peggy Blow
AK Murtadha
Heather Ayers
Leilani Smith
Jon Levensonreath


“Set in New York in 1905, this story of an African-American woman who sews “intimate apparel” for clients ranging from wealthy white ladies to prostitutes plays against a backdrop of cathouses, ragtime, and massive European immigration. Still unmarried at the age of 35, Esther’s life is upended when a foreign stranger starts to write her love letters, even though she harbors a secret love for an Orthodox Jewish tailor. “Runs February 5 – 22, 2015.