The Motherf**ker with the Hat by Stephen Adly Guirgis Creative

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Luis-Daniel Morales
Luis-Daniel Morales is an actor, director, and a native New Yorker. He began his training at the LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and the Performing Arts (The “Fame” School) then continued at NYU’S Tisch School of the Arts/Stella Adler Studio of Acting where he received his BFA in Theatre. Stage credits include: Charlie in In a Little Room (Ten Bones Theatre Company) Hamlet in Hamlet (American Globe Theatre), Prior in Angels in America: Perestroika, Belize in Angels in America: Millennium Approaches, Teach in American Buffalo, Valmont in Les Liaisons Dangereuses , Ken in Rumors, Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Pinky in Our lady of 121st Street to name a few. Directing Credits include: The Whale (Harold Clurman Laboratory Theatre) By the way, Meet Vera Stark, A Doll's House Part 2, Anna in the Tropics, Crimes of the Heart, Rumors, Hurlyburly, The Motherfucker with the Hat, Punk Rock, and The Color of Desire. He has also appeared in several commercials, independent films, and music videos. Luis currently serves as the Director of Conservatory Programs and has been affiliated with the Stella Adler Studio of Acting since 1997. Member: SAG-AFTRA, Hispanic Organization of Latino Actors.
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Set Designer
Laura Valenti
Laura Valenti (Set Designer) is a NYC-based set designer, model maker, and scenic artist. Recent design credits include Monumental Theatre Co. (DC)'s Spring Awakening, Stella Adler Studio of Acting NYC’s The Violet Hour, Katonah Classic Stage’s Later Life, and Columbia University’s Fabulation by Lynn Nottage. Laura is an associate and model maker to several other set designers including Emmy Award-winning set designer, Jason Ardizzone-West, Tony Award-winning set designer, Alexander Dodge, and award-winning international designer, Scott Davis. Laura’s passion lies within working in educational theatre; She was an adjunct teaching instructor at Point Park University in 2020/2021 as the Stagecraft instructor and interim Scenic Charge. She also works annually with her high school alma mater in Pittsburgh (Frozen, Addams Family, Legally Blonde). This summer she is teaching set design and scenic painting classes at the Kaufman Music Center in NYC to high school students. Next design: Betrayal at Katonah Classic Stage.
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Sound Designer
Robert Gonyo
Robert A. K. Gonyo (Sound Design) is a theatre director, sound designer, actor, voiceover artist, musician, and tour-guide residing in Queens. His sound design has been heard with companies such as Retro Productions, American Theater Group, Co-Op Theatre East (Living Radio), End Times, The New Collectives, Writopia Lab’s Worldwide Plays Festival, Amios, and at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting. He is the producer & host of the radio horror podcast Apparitions, and the producer & host of Go See a Show!, New York City's independent theatre podcast (
Lighting Designer
Sasha Lysenko
Technical Director
Nicholas Brester
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Stage Manager/Producer
Olivia Hewitt
Fight Director
J Steven White