Director Joel Sass Joins Open Eye Figure Theatre as Associate Producer Joel Sass is a stage director, designer, and adapter based in Minneapolis, where he has worked since 1990, specializing in the creation of new work for the stage and devising imaginative reinterpretations of classic plays. Recently, Sass has directed three productions at Open Eye—the Ivey Award-winning Nothing is Something in 2015, Kevin Kling’s Greatest Hits and Juicy Bits in 2016, and The Red Shoes in 2017, which he also conceived, wrote, and designed. Read more

Director Joel Sass Joins Open Eye Figure Theatre as Associate Producer

Joel Sass is a stage director, designer, and adapter based in Minneapolis, where he has worked since 1990, specializing in the creation of new work for the stage and devising imaginative reinterpretations of classic plays. Recently, Sass has directed three productions at Open Eye—the Ivey Award-winning Nothing is Something in 2015, Kevin Kling’s Greatest Hits and Juicy Bits in 2016, and The Red Shoes in 2017, which he also conceived, wrote, and designed.

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Support our 18th season with a Give to the Max Day donation! From experimental figure theatre spectacles, to puppet shows in backyards, to concerts and storytelling, our whimsical work surprises and delights audiences in our historic jewel-box theater in Minneapolis and neighborhoods throughout the Twin Cities. Your support allows us to cultivate emerging and established artists through adventurous programming and expand community outreach opportunities through our onstage productions, Driveway Tour, and much more. Schedule your gift today!

Support our 18th season with a Give to the Max Day donation!

From experimental figure theatre spectacles, to puppet shows in backyards, to concerts and storytelling, our whimsical work surprises and delights audiences in our historic jewel-box theater in Minneapolis and neighborhoods throughout the Twin Cities.

Your support allows us to cultivate emerging and established artists through adventurous programming and expand community outreach opportunities through our onstage productions, Driveway Tour, and much more.

Schedule your gift today!