About Florida Repertory Theatre
is an Ensemble Member now in fifteenth season with Florida Rep, currently serving as the company’s Associate Artistic Director. His directing credits with Florida Rep include: Million Dollar Quartet, Steel Magnolias, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, A Christmas Story, The Fantasticks, and Tru, as well as The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe, Curious George: The Golden Meatball, Miss Nelson is Missing, the world-premiere commission of Journey to Oz, Schoolhouse Rock Live, How I Became a Pirate, The New Kid, and The Mischief Makers for Florida Rep’s Theatre for Young Audience Series. An advocate for new work, Parrish created Florida Rep’s PlayLab Festival of New Works and Emerging Voices in 2014, which has produced 32 play readings – including Alabaster. Jason’s over thirty appearances on Florida Rep stages include: Cabaret, How the Other Half Loves, The Dingdong, Twelve Angry Men, Around the World in 80 Days, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Clybourne Park, Greetings!, Miracle on South Division Street, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, 2014’s nationally acclaimed production ofArsenic and Old Lace, and six years in David Sedaris’ The Santaland Diaries. Jason’s work with other theatres as an actor and director includes Actors’ Playhouse (Miami), Riverside Theatre (Vero Beach), Theatre by the Sea & Ocean State Theatre Company (Rhode Island), and guest appearances with the New York Philharmonic’s Young People’s Concert Series at Lincoln Center. Jason is the Vice President of the Florida Professional Theatres Association and a proud member of both Actors’ Equity Association and the Stage Directors & Choreographer’s Society. Love to James, his family, and all the wise “old goats” who’ve helped him along the way.