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Paul Austin. Liberty Free Theatre founder and Artistic Director Paul Austin’s professional life includes acting and directing On- and Off- Broadway and in regional theatres around the country. His many television appearances include West Wing, Law and Order, The Cosby Show, and As the World Turns. 

Paul's numerous film appearances include featured roles in Tune in Tomorrow and Sommersby. He has directed well over 100 plays, including many new works. 

Paul has written for, and about, the stage – plays, poetry and essays alike. His plays have been produced in New York and around the country, and have been published in various journals. He authored Spontaneous Behavior, a book about acting.  He was the Artistic Director of The Image Theatre and Studio in NYC for many years, where he produced and directed plays, and taught acting and directing. 

He was also tenured at Sarah Lawrence College, where he taught acting and directing. Check out a comprehensive article about Paul published not long ago in the Sullivan County Democrat, a regional newspaper near his home, Click Here

General Manager, Valerie Mansi
Production Coordinator, Mike Frizalone
Resident Set Designer, Alexis Siroc
Resident Lighting Designer, Jon-Jon Thomas
Resident Photographer, Ted Waddell

Board of Directors

Paul Austin, President – Treasurer
Rilla Askew, Secretary
Louis Altman
Joseph Freda
Jayne and Paul Jawitz
William Klaber

Counsel – Louis Altman