Production Team

Darren Lipari

Director

Darren works on both sides of the camera appearing as an actor playing blue collar heroes on such critically acclaimed shows (Mr. Robot, Girls, Blacklist) to name a few as well as focusing on writing and directing his own films. He has a featured role in the 2019 thriller “21 Bridges.” Based now in Los Angeles, California, he continues his pursuits in acting, writing, filmmaking, and editing (darrenlipari.com).

Darren is honored and proud to be collaborating with his mother on such a special project and is thankful for her constant support as he follows his own path and dreams wherever they may lead!

Sherry Radowitz, Ph.D.

Production Coordinator

Dr. Sherry Radowitz is Director of Grants & Sponsored Programs at Molloy College in Rockville Centre, NY. With a career that spans more than 45 years in the nonprofit sector, predominately in human services and education, Sherry is a well-respected educator and community leader with strong expertise in program development and fundraising.

An avid theatre lover, Sherry works closely with Madison Theatre at Molloy, a 565 seat state-of-the-art theatre and helps to promote the Molloy/CAP21 BFA Theatre Arts Program. She has also been a consultant to Theatre Three, a large regional theatre in Port Jefferson, NY.

A close friend of the playwright, Sherry is very knowledgeable about the show’s subject matter which addresses both abusive relationships and spirituality. She brings her strong writing and editorial skills to this project and believes women offer something very special to the theatre and need more opportunities to share their talent and insight.

Gerard M. Vaccarello

Lighting & Sound

Gerard M. Vaccarello has an MA in Theater from Long Island University, C.W. Post. He has acted, directed, and choreographed productions for the Post Theater Company, Post Dance Company, and on tour with “Compassion.”  He is a voice student—and spirituality student—of Donna Lipari. He would like to thank Donna for the opportunity to be part of her story, in life and on stage. Gerard is featured on screen as the International Medium in the show. He currently works in Theater Management for the City University of New York.

Sid Cherry

Musical Arranger

Sid is a well-respected composer, lyricist, conductor and arranger. He produced all of the musical sound tracks for the show and recorded the CD in his studio on Long Island.