Sean Pollock is a Philadelphia and NYC based multidisciplinary artist, writer, director, creator, sometimes actor and sometimes costume/production designer from Mountain Lakes, New Jersey. He is a graduate of Ithaca College with a BA in Theatre Studies and Writing. He has also trained at the National Theatre Institute Theatremarkers Program at the Eugene O Neil Theatre (NTI), Directors Lab North (Toronto), Directors Lab Chicago and Directors Lab West (Los Angeles).
Prior graduating, he served as the founder and Artistic Director of the Macabre Theatre Ensemble, a theatre company dedicated to creating horror, horror-comedy, science fiction and experimental work based out of Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY where he directed the US College Premiere of CARRIE: THE MUSICAL.
Select recent directing and playwriting credits include: ONE MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL (New Ohio Theatre), THE WEIRD (The Brick), AMERICAN JUGGALO (HERE Arts Center, New Ohio Theatre, Vital Joint, Porterspace Residency 2017),
A VERY...UNAUTHORIZED CHILDRENS SCIENTOLOGY PAGEANT IN CONCERT (The Green Room 42 & 54 Below), LAUNDRYFEST, THE BED SHOW, PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE (Secret Loft), #serials (The Flea), I'M SMILING BECAUSE I'M UNCOMFORTABLE (NYC and Touring. Winner: “Outstanding Site-Specific Performance” San Diego Fringe 2018). Off-Broadway: TRUMP RALLY (United Solo/Theatre Row). His new play, UP IN FLAMES, based on the 2017 Fyre Festival was recently chosen for an Artist Residency with Rising Sun Performing Company on Governors Island. He currently serves as the Literary Associate for The Dirty Blondes and is a company member of Unattended Baggage.
His work as also been presented with: The Motor Company, The Hive, Mayday Space, Under. St Marks, The Tank, The Jewelbox Theatre, The Wild Project, Dixon Place, The Kraine and several site specific locations such as bedrooms, kitchens, bars, laundromats, and the streets of New York. He has also been a teaching artist at 82nd St Academics and Wingspan Arts. He also enjoys collaging and photography.