WHO'S IN THE PATCH


LAURA CRONIN [CO FOUNDER]
Prior to Brierpatch Productions, Laura Janik Cronin worked for over 12 years in theatrical management on and Off-Broadway, including The Lion King, Chicago, The Lieutenant of Inishmore, August: Osage County, November, The Look of Love, Jackie Mason: Prune Danish, Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks, Triumph of love, Hamlet with Ralph Fiennes, Beauty and the Beast, Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well, Spalding Gray: Stories Left to Tell, 25 Questions For A Jewish Mother, Don’t Quit Your Night Job, and My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish and I’m in Therapy. 

Laura has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Mount Holyoke College, and holds a Masters of Fine Arts degree in theater management from the Yale School of Drama.


SCOTT NEWSOME [CO FOUNDER]
Scott has worked in theatrical management since 1999. Prior shows include Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Off-Broadway), The Gorey Details, Dinner With Friends, Menopause The Musical, Harmony, Once Around The Sun, I Love You Because, Shout! The Mod Musical, My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish, and I’m In Therapy, and Fuerza Bruta.

Scott holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre from the University of Houston.


CONNOR DAVIS [ASSOCIATE GENERAL MANAGER] 

Connor has held administrative positions with McCarter Theatre Center, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Manhattan Theatre Club, Octopus Theatricals, Feinstein's/54 Below, The Gallery Players, and North Country Center for the Arts. National Tours: The Sound of Music (dir. Jack O'Brien), and Elf-The Broadway Musical. He holds a BA in Theatre from James Madison University and an MFA in Theater Management & Producing from Columbia University.