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Jim Helsinger

(Associate Producer) is very happy to join the PSF team again this summer. PSF directing credits: The Mystery of Irma Vep, The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Foreigner, Lend Me a Tenor, The Importance of Being Earnest, The Tempest, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Imaginary Invalid, Sleuth and The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged). PSF acting credits: Lady Bracknell, Master Ford, Malvolio, Arnolphe, Dogberry, Bottom, and others. Other regional acting credits include title roles in Cyrano de Bergerac, Hamlet, Dracula, and Henry V. TV/Film: From the Earth to the Moon, Mortal Kombat, Sheena, Queen of the Jungle. Playwrighting includes adaptations of Dracula: The Journal of Jonathan Harker; Frankenstein, The Modern Prometheus; Robinson Crusoe; and A Christmas Carol.  Regional directing credits: Prague Shakespeare Company, Flat Rock Playhouse, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Florida Rep, Cape May Stage, Actors’ Playhouse, and Orlando Shakespeare Theater in partnership with UCF, where Jim has served as Artistic Director since 1995. He is a member of the National New Play Network, The Shakespeare Theatre Association (past president), a recipient of the Sidney Berger Award for Outstanding Talent and Dedication to the Works of William Shakespeare, and a two-time recipient of “The 50 Most Powerful People in Orlando” from Orlando Magazine.