Paul Lazar

Adjunct Instructor

Downtown Theatre

Paul Lazar is Co-Founder of Big Dance Theatre and an Associate Member of The Wooster Group. Paul’s film career includes roles in Silence of the Lambs, Mickey Blue Eyes, Lorenzo's Oil, Philadelphia, The Host and Snowpiercer as well as numerous other films and television shows. He directed Young Jean Lee’s Obie Winning “We’re Gonna Die” as well as plays at Saint Ann’s Warehouse and Classic Stage Company. With Big Dance Paul has performed and directed in theaters ranging from The Old Vic in London to numerous productions at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.