Paul Lazarus, has an over 30-year award-winning career directing, producing and writing theater, television and film. He recently completed a feature documentary called “SlingShot” about Segway inventor Dean Kamen and his work to solve the world’s water crisis. Lazarus has directed over ninety plays and musicals (mostly new work) in such prominent theaters as The Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Playwrights Horizons, The Manhattan Theater Club, Circle Rep, The Actors Studio, La Mama ETC, and The Goodspeed Opera House, to name a few. Since moving to Los Angeles, he has directed many notable TV series including most recently "Pretty Little Liars” and “The Middle.” Past shows include: “Ugly Betty,” "Friends," "Everybody Loves Raymond," "LA Law," “Psych,” “Samantha Who?” and "Melrose Place." In the early 90s, he served as the Artistic Director of the historic Pasadena Playhouse. A graduate of Dartmouth College, Lazarus apprenticed with the Royal Shakespeare Company in England.