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Jeff Zinn

Jeff Zinn has been acting, directing, teaching, and writing about theatre for more than thirty years. He is best known as the artistic director of Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater (WHAT) where he produced and/or directed more than 150 productions. As an actor he made his Equity debut as “Danny” in the original off-Broadway production of David Mamet’s Sexual Perversity in Chicago, and appeared on Broadway with Derek Jacobi in The Suicide. He lives on Cape Cod. His book, The Existential Actor: Life and Death, Onstage and Off is newly published by Smith and Kraus. 

Jeff Zinn
Essay

Jeff Zinn

The Existential Actor

20 June 2015

Jayne Benjulian sits down with director and actor, and now, author, Jeff Zinn, to talk about acting and his new book The Existential Actor.

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