MEET THE TEAM!
LAURIE GLODOWSKI is a producer, award-winning director/choreographer, Executive Producer of the St. Louis Fringe Festival, and CoFounder/CEO of 35th Parallel Productions. Laurie has produced Tuck Everlasting and Les Liaisons Dangereuses on Broadway and the Bengson’s Hundred Days (Lucille Lortel nomination for Best Musical/Best Actress) Off Broadway. Regional credits include: Velvet over Steel, The Producers, Singing in the Rain (Winner, Best Choreography/Nom. Best Director), The Full Monty (Winner, Best Choreography), Wizard of Oz (Nom. Best Choreography), and A Song For Vanya. Current projects include Marie (formerly, The Little Dancer) and Alexis Funds I, II, and III. Select Alexis Fund productions include: The Ferryman, Tina, Lempicka, Come From Away (Broadway/tours), The Band’s Visit (Broadway/tour), Jersey Boys (AUS) and The Book of Mormon (AUS), Height of the Storm, The Lifespan of a Fact (Daniel Radcliffe), Hadestown, Hello Dolly!, and Be More Chill.
PATTI MAURER brings her comprehensive background in the arts to Broadway as CoFounder of 35th Parallel Productions. Past credits: Tuck Everlasting, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, and upcoming: Marie. She has performed throughout the United States, Korea, and Japan. Regional credits include Mary Poppins, 42nd Street,The Producers, My Fair Lady, and A Chorus Line. Choreography credits include Evita, Big Fish, Sound of Music, 13,Tarzan, and Guys and Dolls, NFL Association, and Sea World. Named "Top 40 Arts Educator in South Carolina" during her tenure, winner of the Kennedy Center's "National School of Distinction in the Arts". She has written six original productions including The Charleston which was selected to perform at the internationally recognized Spoleto festival in 2009. An avid arts advocate, she is the Chair of the Arts & Cultural Council of Hilton Head, and Executive Director of the Island School Council for the Arts.
JANE SIMMONS is a producer, director, performer, and associate for 35th Parallel Productions. She received her BFA in Theatre Arts from East Carolina University with a double concentration in Musical Theatre and Professional Acting. She is a graduate of the Commercial Theatre Institute and has spent two years as the Producing Artistic Director of 5th Street Players, a theatre company based in Greenville, North Carolina. Select past productions include: Next to Normal, columbinus, The Last Five Years, and A New Brain.
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ANITA WAXMAN has won multiple Tony Awards and produced Pulitzer Prize winning plays. Current/Upcoming: Height of the Storm, Tina, Lempicka, Terra Firma, Marie, and The Library. Selected Past Productions: Hello Dolly! (Tony Award), Escape to Margaritaville, The Band’s Visit (Tony Award), Cabaret (Tony Award), The Real Thing (Tony Award), One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Tony Award), Topdog/Underdog (Pulitzer Prize), The Young Man from Atlanta (Pulitzer Prize), Dr. Zhivago, Enron, Mrs. Klein, The Front Page, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, A Little Night Music, Electra, Jesus Christ Superstar, A Moon For The Misbegotten, and Present Laughter. Anita is also the Co-founder and director of Ceras Health and has been involved with healthcare technology and the development of new modalities that have changed the course of medicine over the past thirty-five years
JACK THOMAS is a producer who has mounted plays on Broadway, Off Broadway, and in London’s West End. New York: Tuck Everlasting; Piece of My Heart; Mothers & Sons (Tony nom. Best Play 2014); Ann; Freud’s Last Session, (Best Play 2011); Triassic Parq (Best Musical – Ovation Awards 2013); Colin Quinn Long Story Short; Desire Under the Elms; The 49 Project (Best Playwright, 2009), Almost, Maine; Our Lady of 121st Street. Chicago & LA: Freud’s Last Session. West End: Fiddler on the Roof (Olivier nom. Best Musical Revival); Summer and Smoke.