About Mark Stolzenberg
ark Stolzenberg starred in the feature film comedy,
Luggage of the Gods
, which was directed by David Kendall, producer and
writer for ABC/s hit Growing Pains.
. He was a principal in
Tom Selleck's film, Her Alibi
, was a regular character on the
Robert Klein Television Show
, and was one of the lead
roles in the feature film Breakfast in Bed
appeared on HBO, SHOWTIME and CINEMAX.
Mr. Stolzenberg has made several appearances on the David Letterman Show
and on ABC's All My Children
. Most recently
he played a leading role in the feature film The Dry Season
a principal role on CBS's series, Dellaventura
In addition, Mr. Stolzenberg has appeared as a principal character in over
twenty-five national television commercials.
Circus Performer, Mime and Comic Actor
Mr. Stolzenberg has toured as a clown with the Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
and placed fifth in the world in the First International Street Performer Festival which
took place in Shizuoka, Japan. Mark was the Artistic Director of New York's Northwind Circus
and, as a clown, he has opened for Henny Youngman and Phyllis Diller. He makes
regular appearances in Atlantic City and was recently invited to give stage performances
in Beijing, China. He has also performed as a mime and comic actor with the
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.
Writer, Producer and Director
Mr. Stolzenberg has produced many Off Off Broadway plays, including Silent
at the Theater of the Open Eye, Strange Encounters
at the Theater Studio Inc, and Toccata
at the Bond Street Theater.
Mr. Stolzenberg co-wrote and stars in the stage show, Pierrot
, which he co-produced Off Broadway at the Ballroom Theater
in New York
City and most recently in Lincoln Center
. He has also performed
his one-man show, The
Seven Husbands of Harriet Goldberg
, at the Palace Theater
at Times Square.
He has written the feature length screenplay, A Clown in New York
which was a finalist with the Sundance Institute Screenwriter's Lab
In addition, he has written three theater books which have commanded international
His most recent production is the short film, My Father the Clown
Watch for the feature film, Maximum Fun
, currently in development.
Mr. Stolzenberg teaches Acting for Film and Television
at the New School for Social Research
in New York City, and
at his own Acting Class
for Film and Television
He was a graduate fellow at New York University, where he created a program
called Learning to Read Through Mime
, culminating in
a production at the Guggenheim Museum.
Mr. Stolzenberg has received grants from New York City's Department of Cultural Affairs and
New Jersey's Festival of Music to produce and perform
theater programs in schools.