"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 has served as the Associate Producing Artistic Director of Rebel Theater and the former Artistic Associate of New Freedom Theatre. Adam founded Mount Carmel Theatre Company and served as Producing Artistic Director for seven seasons. 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. He served as the Co-Producer/Head Writer of ¡Rocamole! Productions (Web Sketch Series). He is an Adjunct Professor at St. Joseph's College in the Communication Arts Department as well as an accomplished NYC Teaching Artist.

Adam is the host of the acclaimed podcast, The Talkback with Adam Mace. Now in its second year, the show focuses on ordinary people and their extraordinary passions. The show 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.