Brookside Repertory theatre






Lia Metz
(Director) is excited to work her 2nd show at Brookside Rep, after most recently Choreographing "Fiddler" at Sierra Rep, and Stage Managing "Falsettos" at Theatre Rhino.  Lia has worked professionally in every facet of theatre, and for several critically acclaimed theatres, including Berkeley Rep, San Diego Civic Light Opera, Moonlight Stage Productions, New Conservatory Theatre, and many others.  Favorite Directing credits include: "Bride on the Rocks", "An Honest Arrangement" (World Premiere), and "Talley's Folly". Lia is a former member of the Board of Directors at Scripps Ranch Theatre, a two time Aubrey Award winner, an Equity Membership Candidate, and a proud graduate of the Pacific Conservatory for the Performing Arts (PCPA).




Pat Craig, Contra Costa Times, writes, "What Meidav has done with her play is create an extremely rich work that not only has a passionate point of view, but also a host of beautifully crafted, three-dimensional characters... [T]he show comes with a conclusion that will leave most people smiling."

Read Ken Bullock's feature in the
Berkeley Daily Planet


The Brookside Repertory Theatre in Berkeley Presents :: BASHA RUBENCHEK From Minsk, Comrade of Petaluma; by Mae Ziglin Meidav Opens March 26, 2009