Entries by Ann Marie Pereth

Kirk Stowers

“Through theater, I seek to meet characters I could never hope to meet; hear stories I could never hope to hear; live lives I could otherwise never hope to live.”  – Kirk Stowers

Ken Kucan

“A Public Fit – the name intrigues.  Do we throw a hissy-fit for the public?  Do we fit the public zeitgeist? Do we attempt to make the public fit, agree, or sympathize with us? I don’t know.  But I like Jean Anouilh’s observation that ‘the object of art is to give life a shape.’ And […]

John Bernstein

“Act well your part; there all the honor lies.” Alexander Pope. This was a favorite quote of my wife Maureen’s when she was a High School theatre teacher and she used it on all her theatre posters. I have taken this quote to heart as I see the many talents, including my own, supporting A […]

Joe Bunin

“The word ‘theatre’ comes from the Greeks, you know. It means ‘the seeing place.’  And like Stella Adler said, ‘it is the place people come to see the truth about life and the social situation.’”  – Joe Bunin

Dina Emerson

“Theatre is even more valuable in today’s 21st-century environment, saturated as it is with ‘screen time’ and individual entertainment on demand.  It is a shared experience which feeds an essential part of the human psyche.  Theatre is unique in bringing performer and audience together in real time, in the same space, helping us understand our […]

Production Manager – Brandi Blackman

Brandi serves as Production Manager for A Public Fit Theatre Company (along with company manager duties) as well as working in Las Vegas as a freelance production stage manager for local theatre companies such as A Public Fit, Signature Productions, Second Star to the Right Productions, Baked Stage Entertainment, College of Southern Nevada, Nevada Conservatory […]

APF Founder/Producing Director – Joseph Kucan

Joseph Kucan is a native Las Vegan and co-founder of A Public Fit. He has been involved in the local theatre community for the past 40 years, starting as a founding member of the award-winning Rainbow Company and later serving for 10 years as its Educational Director. His work in multi-media as the Senior Producing […]

Development Director & Online Media Manager – Sophie Laidler

Sophie Laidler was born in Sydney, Australia but has spent most of her life in the States. Sophie developed her love of theatre in high school and went on to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in theater at California State University, Stanislaus, where she also completed a degree in anthropology. Since then, she has graduated from […]