Alongside filmmaking, Meredith Berg is a theatre director. In addition to her Off-Broadway adaptation of “Julius Caesar” in New York City, Berg has directed productions in several states as well as the United Kingdom. In Los Angeles, Berg directed the world premiere of “Lights Off, Eyes Closed,” by Liz Shannon Miller for the Skypilot Theatre Company that received critical praise, including:
"Director Meredith Berg is to be commended for keeping the action tight and making sure the actors hit every note spot-on...It’s rare to find a play with the irreverent humor, nuanced characters, wicked pacing, and deep heart of Lights Off, Eyes Closed."
(LA Theatre Review)
"Meredith Berg’s direction is sensitive, profound and tender. The chemistry cannot be ignored."
(North Hollywood Patch)
"The cast turns in beautiful, nuanced performances under the direction of Meredith Berg, making for an amusing and poignant play."
(images of Los Angeles production of "Lights Off, Eyes Closed," courtesy of Heather Landis)