Best Of 2002

Best Theatrical Dynamo: Fred Sternfeld

Actors and technicians familiar with Fred Sternfeld's Prussian perfectionism might be tempted to say he's anal retentive. Yet audiences who know him only by the consistent quality of his work simply consider him a damn good director. Whether it's a Depression-era family saga or a screwball comedy, he can be depended on to unearth the emotional truth and charm of a piece. On top of this, with his website -- -- he supplies the Northeast Ohio theater community with a vital service, imparting the latest in gossip, opportunity, and reviews.