Images from the play. (Photos property of Norbert Weisser)
© Norbert Weisser 2017

Theater Resume

The Kepler Story Morrison Planetarium, San Francisco Writer: Nina Wise Director: Nina Wise Role: Johannes Kepler
Lysistrata Unbound
Norbert appeared with Olympia and Apollo Dukakis in Lysistrata Unbound at the Getty Museum in Los Angeles. This prequel to Aristophanes’ Lysistrata tells of an aristocratic Athenian matron who is crushed by fateful events and gradually transformed into the most celebrated peace activist of the ancient world. Lysistrata Unbound is written by Award-winning playwright Eduardo Machado, and is directed by John Farmanesh-Bocca.
Norbert Weisser and Olympia Dukakis Norbert Weisser and Olympia Dukakis
The photos in the slideshow are snapshots of the cast, crew, director and writer during rehearsal.
Norbert Weisser with Olympia Dukakis
WAY TO HEAVEN (Himmelweg) (2011) Odyssey Theatre Ensemble (LA) Writer: Juan Mayorga Role: Commandant Director: Ron Sossi Cast:  Hanna Cowley, Nicholas Francis, Inessa Guenther, Bruce Katzman, Dylan La Rocque, Michael McGee, Joshua Moore, Nina Sallinen, David Valdes, Norbert Weisser, Talyan Wright
Awards: LA Weekly Norbert Weisser: Best Actor in a Play
THE ARSONISTS (2010) Odyssey Theatre Ensemble (LA) Writer: Max Frisch Role: Gottfried Biedermann Director: Ron Sossi Cast: Alan Abelew, John Achorn, Ron Bottita, Diana Cignoni, Chantal DeGroat, Beth Hogan, Eric Lasoya, Cary Thompson, Norbert Weisser
Clips from The Arsonists 
Norbert Weisser is a founding member of the Odyssey Theatre, the ProVisional Theatre and the Padua Hills Playwrights Festival. He has performed in theatres throughout Europe and the US, including on Broadway where he played Rode in Ronald Harwood’s ‘Taking Sides.’ He has directed plays at the Magic Theatre in San Francisco and the Mark Taper Forum’s New Playwrights Festival and co-produced Times Like These at ATJT in San Francisco and at CRT in Albany, NY.  For his work in theatre he has received LA Weekly, Ovation and Drama Logue Awards and LA Drama Critics nominations.
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“Come and Go”
Beckett 5 “Ron Sossi’s production is polished and assured, and the actors perform impeccably.”    -- Stage Raw  Norbert just completed performing the title role in Becket’s Krapp’s Last Tape to rave reviews.
“Krapp’s Last Tape”