Lean & Hungry Leadership
Kevin Finkelstein (Artistic Director) is the Founding Artistic Director of the Federal Theatre Project, Co-Artistic Director of LiveArtDC, and Executive Producer of Frozen Penguin Productions. Kevin started out as an actor, playing the Mayor of Munchkin City in a First Grade production of The Wizard of Oz. Two decades later, Kevin now has over 50 productions under his directing belt. Regional favorites include Julius Caesar and Hamlet (Lean & Hungry Theater), Someone to Watch Over Me (the Federal Theatre Project), The Good Woman of Setzuan (Constellation Theatre Company), The Horrors of Online Dating (Molotov Theatre Group) and The Cherry Orchard (WSC Avant Bard). He has been Artistic Director of Lean & Hungry since 2017.