Lunch Break with Actors Theatre of Indiana

Actors Theatre of Indiana introduces their new video podcast “Lunch Break with Actors Theatre of Indiana.” This new video podcast will take place every other Wednesday at noon and can be found on the Actors Theatre of Indiana Facebook page -

You can learn the latest in what’s happening in local and regional Theatre with the Actors Theatre of Indiana (ATI) Trio – Don Farrell, Judy Fitzgerald, and Cynthia Collins. These three will host the podcast and be joined by a variety of other guests.

Actors Theatre of Indiana is the resident professional theatre company of The Studio Theater at The Center for The Performing Arts in Carmel, IN. They are in their 17th year of bringing high-powered theatrical productions, world premieres and nationally recognized acting and musical talent to central Indiana.

Don Farrell Don Farrell is a co-founder of Actors Theatre of Indiana and serves as Artistic Director of the professional theatre company. He has produced every production of ATI’s history including the Palladium debuts of Two-time TONY award winning Sutton Foster (An Evening with Sutton Foster) and Two-time TONY award winning Broadway legend Chita Rivera (CHITA: A Legendary Celebration) both to critical acclaim.  He has directed many shows for ATI, as well. Don has been a member of Actors’ Equity Association since 1992, is a veteran of the concert/ theatrical stage, and has worked steadily in practically every capacity of the business. He has spent over 33 years working as a professional singer, dancer, actor, director, choreographer, and producer with a career that includes Off-Broadway, International Tour, National Tour, Las Vegas, Regional, Symphony concerts and Educational productions. 

Cynthia Collins received her BFA in Theatre from Ohio University. She has performed Off-Broadway in several productions including touring nationally in Singin’ In The Rain and internationally in My Fair Lady as well as multiple Cruise Line appearances. Her television/film credits include: Law & Order, Law & Order SVU, Ed, Sex And The City, OZ, Die Hard III, Sabrina, Maid in Manhattan, The Thomas Crown Affair and more. She has had the pleasure of working with such artists as Ben Vereen, Sandy Duncan, Claude Aikins, Comden & Green, Cy Coleman, Avery Schrieber, Joel Grey, Cyndi Lauper, Fred Waring and his famous Pennsylvanians, Chita Rivera, Sutton Foster, Diane Rehm, Billy Stritch. She is Co-Founder and Associate Artistic Director of Actors Theatre of Indiana and has been in many ATI productions.

Judy Fitzgerald has also been in several productions with ATI. In addition, Broadway credits include Radio City Music Hall with Glen Close and Madison Square Garden with Liza Minnelli & Danny Burstein (conducted by Marvin Hamlisch). She has toured nationally with Debbie Reynolds, Shirley Jones and Omar Sharif and has performed in Off -Broadway productions: Swingtime Canteen with Tony Award winner, Charles Busch at the Blue Angel; Dodsworth with John Collum, George Lee Andrews and Dee Hoty at the York Theatre and the John Houseman Theatre; Face the Music and That’s The Ticket! with Tony Award winner, George S. Irving.

Be sure to tune in with The Trio this coming Wednesday for the first of the new video podcasts “Lunch Break with Actors Theatre of Indiana” to learn just what you can expect on the podcast.  And you just might hear about a few surprises, too!

For more information on ATI schedule, educational initiatives and ways to order tickets, visit:

Actors Theatre of Indiana

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