Team

Lance S. Belville

Playwright Lance Belville has had more than 100 productions of 50 plays (six off-and off-off-Broadway). His plays have toured to 30 states. In January 2020, his Qaddafi’s Cook was featured in the Latin American Season of Actors Centre in London’s West End.

Lance received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Playwriting, and a Kudos Award for Best New Play from the Twin Cities Drama Critic Circle. He was the founding playwright of History Theatre and became its artistic director. Holding a degree in Cinema from the University of Southern California, Belville won a Silver Medal Award for a documentary from the New York City International Film Festival.

Lynn Lohr

Director/Actor Lynn Lohr spent 15 years in the professional theater in Minnesota, where with playwright Lance Belville, she founded the History Theatre, dedicated to doing all new work based on social issues, history and folklore.

As an actor, director and producer, she oversaw its growth to its present 597-seat home as an Equity theatre and received awards from the Twin Cities Drama Critics Circle including for Best New Production.

Lynn directed and acted in Qaddafi’s Cook and directed the 2018 Minnesota Fringe hit, Lance’s “family” tale, Atlanta Burning, Sherman’s Shadows, and in California, the Ross Valley Players’ sold-out 2019 success of her husband’s award-winning Scott and Zelda, The Beautiful Fools.

Carlos Ambrosi

Co-Author Carlos Ambrosi has more than 20 years experience in hospitality. He began his career as a chef and then diplomatic and executive chef moving on to hotel management.

He is a strategic leader for organizing operational and administrative functions. Carlos is also a researcher for shamanism, comparative mythology and Zen Buddhism.

Alvaro Flores

Alvaro Flores is a London based actor/musician and voice over artist of Mexican origin.

Theatre includes: Day of the Living (Royal Shakespeare Company), Wig out (Royal Court Theatre); The Time of Our Lies (Park Theatre); ClubMex (Hope Mill Theatre); Love in the time of Corona (Jermyn Street Theatre), Chess in Concert (Royal Albert Hall), Madagascar Live (International Tour: Mexico, South America, Brasil).

Film Work: Rambo Last Blood, Las Reglas de la Ruina, The Last Bite.

Alvaro trainedin London at the Royal Academy of Music and the Italia Conti Academy of Performing Arts.

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Adrián Paredes

Composer Adrian Paredes is a multidisciplinary artist trained under the system of the Royal College of Music in Mexico; researcher and permanent art student, as a self-taught artist.

Music, performing/scenic arts (in the format of ‘happening’): dance, acting, plastic and visual intervention, live coding and synthesis, videomapping and light/sound installations.

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Thomas H. Berger

Company and Production Manager Thomas H. Berger most recently Co-Produced Belville Productions’ ‘The Cowboy and The Widow’ in June 2021.  That production is slated to be a part of Fringe Festivals in 2022. 

He served as Technical Director and Company Manger for the Midwest tour of Lance S. Belville’s ‘Atlanta Burning: Sherman’s Shadows’. In 20 plus years of professional theatre, Tom has been a part of over 50 world premiere productions.  He has fulfilled roles in nearly every aspect of theatre including Managing Director at the History Theatre, a 600 seat Equity Theatre in St. Paul, MN.  He also currently operates his own production company, Masterpiece Media. 

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