MY GOAL IS TO MAKE THE BAY COLONY SHAKESPEARE COMPANY A STURDY THREE-LEGGED STOOL, COMPRISED OF ENTERTAINING THE AUDIENCE, ENCOURAGING THE ACTOR AND EDUCATING THE STUDENT.
– Eric Joseph, Executive Director
Mr. Joseph, a Marshfield resident raised in Cohasset, is responsible for the quality, funding and administration of the BCSC.
Eric joined the BCSC after returning from New York City as the Senior Vice President of Sponsorship and Marketing for Clear Channel Entertainment’s Theatrical Division and Broadway Across America, where he was responsible for securing and overseeing sponsorship and marketing extensions of Clear Channel’s Broadway investments and subsequent tours in over 50 US and Canadian markets. Some of the many show sponsorships his team worked on include ‘The Producers’, ‘Billy Crystal’s 700 Sundays’, ‘Billy Joel’s Movin’ Out’, ‘Blues Clues’ and ‘Dora the Explorer’.
Eric was an actor throughout his teens, 20’s and 30’s, appearing in Summerstock and touring productions of ‘West Side Story’, ‘The Miracle Worker’, ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’, ‘Carnival’, ‘Same Time Next Year’, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’, ‘Cinderella’, ‘The Fantasticks’, ‘But Mostly Because It’s Raining’ and ‘Oklahoma’. He was most recently seen playing Selsdon Mowbray in “Noises Off!’, Freddy in ‘Picasso at the Lapin Agile’, Joe in ‘Johnny Got His Gun’ and Banquo in ‘Macbeth’.
As Founder, Executive Producer and Director of the Talking Information Center’s ‘Radio and Podcast Players’, Eric has directed and produced radio play versions of ‘Sorry, Wrong Number’, ‘Working, the Musical’, ‘The Lottery’, ‘Miracle on 34th Street’, ‘The Maltese Falcon’ and ‘Three Skeleton Key’. He is also an adjudicator for the METG Drama Festival.
Eric’s other career resume listings include: Associate Publisher for Stuff and Stuff@Night magazines, Global Marketing Director/Senior Vice President of Titan Outdoor Advertising, and President/COO of 3rd Dimension Technologies.