Randy Baker

Randy Baker

Randy Baker is a director, playwright and the co-artistic director of Rorschach Theatre (rorschachtheatre.com). Plays he has written have been produced and developed at Rorschach Theatre, Source Theatre, The National New Play Network, Arena Stage, Inkwell Theatre, Theater J, Wordsmyth Theater and MTWorks among others. In addition to Rorschach where he has directed numerous shows, he has directed at Source...
Randy Baker is a director, playwright and the co-artistic director of Rorschach Theatre (rorschachtheatre.com). Plays he has written have been produced and developed at Rorschach Theatre, Source Theatre, The National New Play Network, Arena Stage, Inkwell Theatre, Theater J, Wordsmyth Theater and MTWorks among others. In addition to Rorschach where he has directed numerous shows, he has directed at Source Theatre, Inkwell Theatre, First Draft, NCDA’s Actors Repertory Theatre, Imagination Stage, Wayward Theatre, Cherry Red Productions and Young Playwrights Theater among others. He was recently chosen to be a member of The Playwright’s Arena, a part of Arena Stage’s American Voices New Play Institute and he is developing a play as a part of Theater J's "Locally Grown" series. He received his MFA from Goddard College and is faculty and resident director at American University. randybakerdc.wordpress.com

Plays

  • Forgotten Kingdoms
    On a small island in Indonesia, a wooden house balances on stilts over a churning sea. In this house Reverend David Holiday tries to convert a skeptical young local whose fate has become improbably intertwined with his own. At stake this night is the life of the young man’s father, the future of this island’s ancient culture and the happiness of an American family caught between worlds. As the night turns...
    On a small island in Indonesia, a wooden house balances on stilts over a churning sea. In this house Reverend David Holiday tries to convert a skeptical young local whose fate has become improbably intertwined with his own. At stake this night is the life of the young man’s father, the future of this island’s ancient culture and the happiness of an American family caught between worlds. As the night turns into morning, the fate of David’s haunted young son becomes the biggest question of all.