Mark Lonergan

Mark is a New York-based director/creator and the Artistic Director of Parallel Exit, a three-time Drama Desk Award nominee for Unique Theatrical Experience. With Parallel Exit, he has created many original and award-winning works of physical theatre across the United States, Canada, Asia, and Europe, where he recently directed EXIT for an extended two-year tour throughout Germany’s variety theatres. In New York, his productions have been seen at The New Victory Theater, Lincoln Center, 59E59 Theaters, Symphony Space, and the Guggenheim Museum. Most recently, Mark was the Guest Director of the Big Apple Circus’s The Grand Tour, a New York Times Critic’s Pick, and will return this fall for its 40th anniversary production. He is also the Creative Director for Vermont’s celebrated Circus Smirkus.