Jack Cummings III, Artistic Director of the Transport Group, reflects on the process of developing his company's show "Three Days to See" from the writings of Helen Keller. It played at New York Theater Workshop during the summer of 2015.
Jack Cummings III most recently directed Transport Group’s "Three Days to See," "Almost, Maine" and "I Remember Mama," as well as the world premiere of Terrence McNally’s "And Away We Go" for the Pearl Theatre Company. He is a five-time Drama Desk Award nominee for Outstanding Director. Additional New York credits include "A Thousand Words Come To Mind" and "Arlington" (both for New York’s Premieres/Inner Voices), and the 2013, 2014, & 2015 Drama Desk Awards. For PBS, he directed a musical version of "A Tale of Two Cities" (filmed in Brighton, England), starring Michael York. Jack received his MFA from The University of Virginia and his BA from The College of William and Mary. He is married to actress Barbara Walsh.
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