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Jesse Berger

Founder and Artistic Director


Since founding Red Bull Theater in 2003, Jesse Berger (he/him) has directed productions of Pericles, The Revenger’s Tragedy, Edward the Second, Women Beware Women, The Duchess of Malfi, The Witch of Edmonton, The Maids, Volpone, Loot, 'Tis Pity She's a Whore, The Changeling, and The Government Inspector for the company.  Jesse’s adaptations of The Revenger’s Tragedy and Women Beware Women are published by Dramatists Play Service. Red Bull Theater produces a variety of classical and contemporary work under Jesse’s leadership, including the OBIE Award-Winning Revelation Reading Series, free Bull Session discussions, Shakespeare in Schools outreach, Master Classes for classical acting, the annual Short New Play Festival, and ....keep reading

Sherri Kotimsky

General Manager

Sherri (she/her) came to Red Bull Theater as General Manager in August 2015, after serving as bookkeeper for a year. Her career as General Manager, Finance Consultant, Production Manager and Producer extend back to years at The Mint Theater, Theater Breaking Through Barriers, Naked Angels, Pace University’s Schimmel Center, Pearl Theater and MCC Theater. During a 13-year break from Theater, was the Financial Controller for the Netherlands Board of Tourism.

Nathan Winkelstein

Associate Artistic Director


Nathan (he/him) has been with Red Bull Theater for seven years. He is the Producing Director of The Revelation Reading Series as well as the host of Remarkabull Podversations. He also serves as the casting associate for Red Bull. Nathan has acted or directed for numerous companies around the country, including The Alley, NYU Grad, Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, Shakespeare Theater Company, LCT, The Folger, American Shakespeare Center and others. Dubbed 'The Pied Piper of Shakespeare' Nathan provides private acting coaching to select clients and has taught for Red Bull, STC, LCT, TGS and Maggie Flanagan Studio. Nathan received his BA in Theater from the University at Buffalo and his MFA in Classical Acting from the prestigious Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in the UK. Nathan is a proud member of Actors Equity.

David Gersten & Associates

Press Representatives


David Gersten & Associates is a full-service boutique firm, providing effective publicity and marketing for a diverse range of clients through print, broadcast, electronic, and social media. David has worked as press representative, marketing consultant, and producer on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and across the country. In addition to Red Bull Theater (since 2007!), other not-for-profit theater companies currently represented include Godlight Theatre Company, Mint Theater, and NAATCO, among others. David serves as Vice-President and a Trustee of ATPAM, the Association of Theatrical Press Agents & Managers (IATSE), as well as the Off-Broadway Steward. He is a member of the Off-Broadway League and Vice-President and co-founder of the Off-Broadway Alliance.  More Information

Stuart Howard

Casting Representative

Stuart Howard has been the casting director for Red Bull Theater for the past eleven years. Stuart casts for Broadway, Off-Broadway, National and International tours and for several regional theaters. In New York City, he has taught at The Juilliard School, Brooklyn College and Stella Adler Studio of Acting.

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