Jeffrey Lo: Director, Playwright

Jeffrey Lo is a Filipino-American playwright and director based in the Bay Area. He is the recipient of the 2014 Leigh Weimers Emerging Artist Award, the 2012 Emerging Artist Laureate by Arts Council Silicon Valley, and Theatre Bay Area Director’s TITAN Award.

His plays have been produced and workshopped at The BindleStiff Studio, City Lights Theatre Company, and Custom Made Theatre Company. His play Writing Fragments Home was a finalist for the Bay Area Playwright’s Festival and a semi-finalist for the O’Neill Playwright’s Conference. Recent directing credits include Between Riverside and Crazy at San Jose Stage Company, The Santaland Diaries at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, The Crucible, Yellow Face and Dead Man’s Cell Phone at Los Altos Stage Company, Uncle Vanya at the Pear Theatre (BATCC nomination for Best Production), and Eurydice at Palo Alto Players (TBA Awards finalist for Best Direction). Jeffrey has also worked with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, San Jose Repertory, and is a company member of Ferocious Lotus Theatre Company and SF Playground.

He is the Casting Director at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, a graduate of the Multicultural Arts Leadership Institute, and a proud alumnus of the UC Irvine Drama Department.