JANINE M. PERRY, PRODUCING ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Janine M. Perry is a playwright whose work has been produced at Cape Rep and elsewhere: The Distance Between Us, Elijah Cobb, If We Meet Again, and Beach Glass. She has served as the Producing Artistic Director for the past 12 years and has been affiliated with Cape Rep Theatre since 1991 as a Founder, President, and Executive Director. She wrote the legislation for and led the company through the effort to form a long-term lease with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, leading the charge for the creation of the performing arts campus that is Cape Rep. She has been at the head of every capital project undertaken to date: The renovation of the 200-seat Outdoor Theater, the creation of the 129-seat Indoor Theater and Studio, and the rehabilitation of the Crosby Cape House, from planning through fundraising and construction. She holds graduate degrees in American History from Hunter College and Columbia University
MAURA (MO) HANLON, ASSOCIATE ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Maura Hanlon is the Associate Artistic Director at Cape Rep Theatre. She has directed many, many plays at Cape Rep, and quite a few elsewhere. Favorite directing credits include Men on Boats, Failure: A Love Story, Jerusalem, Eurydice, Wintertime, The Rose Tattoo (Cape Rep) and Peter Pan and Wendy (HJT). Mo is also a sometime actor (including Cape Rep’s Mamma Mia!, Fun Home, The Drowsy Chaperone, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, and Mr. Burns, a post-electric play), a frequent sound designer (My Name is Asher Lev, Topdog/Underdog, The Bottom of the Sky, to name just a few) and an occasional playwright (Good Bye, Mary Rose, Dinosaur Pirates from Outerspace!, which she also composed, and Alice in Wonderland). Mo is a graduate of Holy Cross where she was a French/Pre-Med major. She studied acting and directing at Trinity Rep Conservatory and received her MFA in directing from UCSD. She was twice nominated for the Richard E. Sherwood Award at the Mark Taper Forum and was offered a Drama League Directing Fellowship. Her productions have been named frequently in the Cape Cod Times annual “Favorite Shows of…” She is a well-respected acting teacher and coach, and teaches acting and directing through Cape Rep’s Theatrelab and YoCo. Extra-special thanks to her incredibly supportive family, Art, Paddo, Seamus and Macklin. maurahanlon.com
JARED HAGAN, DEVELOPMENT AND MARKETING ASSOCIATE
Jared Hagan has appeared in over 25 Cape Rep productions. Some of his favorites include Merrily We Roll Along, A New Brain, Hairspray, La Cage Aux Folles, Failure: A Love Story, Avenue Q, The Drowsy Chaperone, A Class Act, Wintertime and A Year with Frog & Toad. Off stage Jared joined the Cape Rep staff in 2009 and has enjoyed being part of this amazing collaborative team. As a performer Jared has appeared in numerous productions around the region including Two Hearts Bleed As One (Joe’s Pub), Avenue Q (GEVA), Master Class (Eventide), Streakin’ (Provincetown Theater), Batboy, Cabaret, Hair (PTC), Floyd Collins, Closer than Ever, The Lion in Winter (Counter Productions), A Grand Night for Singing, Into the Woods, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (HJT), and Talking With (TUTS). When not on stage or behind a desk Jared lives in Chatham with his amazing family of Richard, Penny and Alice.
JULIE ALLEN HAMILTON, BOX OFFICE AND FRONT OF HOUSE MANAGER
Julie Allen Hamilton has been a member of the Cape Rep company as an actor and a director since 1993. She began working in the box office and the front of house in 2007(?). She received her theater training at UMass/Amherst, and has worked throughout New England as a stage manager, company manager and as a director. Favorite Cape Rep roles include Puck (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Red Head (The Love Talker), Paulina Escobar (Death And The Maiden) and June (Fifth Of July), and as a director: The Tempest, Macbeth, and How I Became A Pirate. Julie grew up on the Cape and considers herself very lucky to have found a creative home in this remarkable place. When not at the theater, you may find Julie playing on the beach with her sisters and family, cooking and baking in her kitchen, or hanging out at the Eastham Public Library.
TRISH LAROSE, SOCIAL MEDIA AND ADMINSTRATIVE ASSOCIATE
Trish LaRose has appeared in over a dozen Cape Rep productions. Some of her favorites include Mamma Mia!, Funny Girl, A New Brain, The Rose Tattoo, Dirty Blonde, Side Show and Men On Boats. Off stage Trish joined the Cape Rep staff in 2016 and has enjoyed being part of this amazing collaborative team. As a performer, Trish has appeared in numerous productions including Urban Cowboy (First National Tour), Legally Blonde (North Shore Music Theatre) and her one- woman show, Trish LaRose is BULLETPROOF (The Duplex/Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC). When not at Cape Rep, Trish lives in East Harwich with her loving family, hubby Alex and daughter Maya.