"Mace should be commended for the fine work that he creates."

                                                                                  -Manhattan Digest



Adam Mace (He/Him/They/Them) is a Director and Playwright from Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


Off Broadway: Little Rock (Asst. Director/Sheen Center). Select NYC Directing Credits Include: Between (World Premiere by Tony Winner John Guare - Nuyorican Poets Cafe), When You Come for One Of Us, You Come for All of Us A.K.A. This is America (AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR - 2019 Riant Theatre Starwberry Festival), MB (Alvin Ailey Citigroup Theatre), Charlottesville (World Premiere - Rebel Theater WeFest), R+J: An Uncivil Tale (World Premiere - Rebel Theater), The Australia Cure (World Premiere - Theatre Row), Jesus Christ Superstar (Mount Carmel Theatre Co.) The Laramie Cycle (Mount Carmel Theatre Co.), Company (Mount Carmel Theatre Co.).

Regional Credits Include: Exit: An Illusion (New Freedom Theatre), The Ballad of Trayvon Martin (Asst. Director/New Freedom Theatre), Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope (Asst. Director/New Freedom Theatre), and Little Rock (Asst. Director/Passage Theatre).

As a playwright, Adam has co-authored, Mother Emanuel (NY Fringe Festival Award for Overall Excellence – Musical) and Sweet Lorraine (Rave Theater Festival). He has also authored R+J: An Uncivil Tale (Rebel Theater), Starbucks at the End of the World (Rebel Theater WeFest), The Ballad of Kiki, Joe and the Space Gods (Grex Group), Something About Tacos (Grex Group), Thou Shalt Not (Tip My Cup Productions Play Festival), Love and Stuff Like That (Mount Carmel Theatre Co.)

He served as the Associate Producing Artistic Director of Rebel Theater for several years as well as the Artistic Associate of New Freedom Theatre. While at New Freedom Theatre, Adam began the Edwin Forrest Play Reading Series that focused on both lost and new works. He also curated the Freedom Speaks monthly salon. Adam founded Mount Carmel Theatre Company and served as Producing Artistic Director for seven seasons. In addition, he served as  Artistic Director for WeFest, an annual festival of new works for emerging playwrights in the Borough of Brooklyn., NY. Adam is currently an Adjunct Professor at St. Joseph's College in both the Communication Arts and English Department.s He is also an accomplished NYC Teaching Artist where he worked with an array of Community Based Organizations including The Leadership Program and Rising City Arts. 

Adam is the host of three acclaimed podcasts: The Talkback with Adam Macewhich is in its third year and focuses on ordinary people and their extraordinary passions, Turnbuckle Podcast in its second year and focuses on socio-political issues and examines them through the lens of Professional Wrestling, and the NY Mystery Machine, his newest show which explores many of New York's biggest unsolved Murders, Hauntings, Disappearances and more. All three shows can be found on iTunes, Spotify, and wherever Podcasts are available. 


He holds his Master's Degree in Educational Theatre from New York University and is a proud Associate Member of the Stage Directors & Choreographers Society and a Member of the Dramatists Guild of America.