Member since 1999
Mark Lazar is a company member happily celebrating his twelfth year with People's Light & Theatre Co. In addition to spending the last six holiday seasons in a dress as The Resident Dame for the pantomimes of Snow White, Cinderella, Treasure Island, Robin Hood, Jack & the Beanstalk, and Sleeping Beauty, Mr. Lazar includes The Foreigner, Twelfth Night, The Crucible, The Miser, Arthur’s Stone, Merlin’s Fire, Born Yesterday, A View from the Bridge, The Little Foxes, Camping with Henry and Tom, and Hearts: The Forward Observer, among some of his recent favorites here. He is an eleven season veteran of The North Carolina Shakespeare Festival, spending the 1990s there as a resident Company Member, performing Shakespeare, the other classics, and ten Christmas Carols as Ebenezer Scrooge. While at NCSF Mr. Lazar spent many off-seasons at The Charlotte Repertory Theatre and includes Speed of Darkness, Prelude to a Kiss, Boca!, Laughter on the 23rd Floor, Inherit The Wind, Mrs. Warren’s Profession and The Tempest as some of his favorites. He is a founding member and ten-year veteran of the acting company at The Madison Rep, and performed regularly with nearly all of Wisconsin’s professional theatres including The Milwaukee Rep, American Players Theatre, Chamber Theatre, Next Act Theatre, Theatre Tesseract, Next Generation Theatre, Wisconsin Shakespeare Festival, New American Theatre in Rockford and national tours with The Great American Children’s Theatre Co.