Stuart is the head instructor at Stuart Rogers Studios. He is an award-winning writer/director who also spent years working as an actor. With more than fifty Equity plays to his credit and countless film and television appearances, Stuart helps actors become more effective in their art and careers. His students have won Emmys, Golden Globes, and Tonys. Stuart has taught classes at UCLA, the Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum, and Chelsea Studios in Manhattan. He directed a string of hit plays as the founder and Artistic Director of Theatre Tribe, including A Skull in Connemmara by Martin McDonagh (LA Times Critics' Choice with 7 Ovation Nominations), Paula Vogel's The Long Christmas Ride Home (for which he received the Ovation Award for Best Direction of a Play), Craig Wright's Recent Tragic Events (West Coast premiere & LA Times Critics' Choice), the world premiere of The Intern (L.A. Times Critics' Choice), and the West Coast premieres of two Lanford Wilson plays, Sympathetic Magic and Book of Days (LA Times Critics' Choices). He received a Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award and a Garland Award for his direction of the latter.
TV/NEW MEDIA: Liz Warren Persists (actor, writer, producer), Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack (TruTV), Betrayed (Investigation Discovery), My Crazy Ex (Lifetime Movie Network), On the Job, Hookup Horror House, Ask a Filipino. THEATRE: Pink Milk, Trojan Women: A Love Story, The Miss Firecracker Contest, The Ugly Duckling, Dancing at Lughnasa, Hairspray.
SAG-AFTRA; FILM: Separation Anxiety; Travelling Salesman; The Mix; Life, Perfected (director, writer, actor); Home Away from Home (producer, actor, writer); Let’s Go Down; Quad X; The Origin; Fifteen Minutes: Of Mice and Mops. TV/NEW MEDIA: SEAL Team, Lucifer; Galaxy West (pilot); Bwitches; Rogue Hoes (story, actor); What Luck!; My Roommate the… THEATRE: The Fire Room [director], Coyote on a Fence, The Dream Factory [director], a feminine ending [director], Mr. Marmalade (SRS Production Wing); The Pliant Girls (Fugitive Kind); The Hamlet Project (Loose Canon Collective); The Capulets and the Montagues (Andak Stage Co.). MFA: UC Irvine. IMDb Profile
FILM: Until the Day I Die, Part I and II (Univision); Fighting Chance (Univision); Deadly Wives (Investigation Discovery); Lilith In The Garden (producer); Morning Star (producer); Better Days (producer); Inorganic Chemistry (producer). MUSIC VIDEO (producer): Eddington Again; Sheerah; Tomemitsu; Morning Star; Pegasus Warning; Seaweed Salad. THEATRE: This Is Our Youth (director, producer).