Titanic Theater company was founded in 2010 and become an incorporated 501(c)(3) in 2011. We produced our first show, "The Third Story," in August of 2012 at the Arsenal Center for the Arts in Watertown, Massachusetts. The original founding company members of Titanic were Danny Bolton, Shelley Brown, Marc Harpin, Alisha Jansky and Michael Ricca.
Shelley Brown has been part of the professional Boston theater scene for more than fifteen years, with credits including Nora Theatre Company, Speakeasy Stage, Huntington Theater Company, Apollinaire Theater Company, Zeitgeist Stage, and Company One. She studied theater at University of Albany and Tufts University. Shelley was a founding member of the company and currently serves on its Board.
Marc Harpin is a founding member of Titanic Theatre Company and serves as Titanic's Treasurer. He's worked in Boston Theatre since 1999 and has appeared in dozens of stage productions. Credits include The Lyric Stage Company of Boston, Wheelock Family Theatre, New Rep on Tour and Wellesley Summer Theatre Company. Marc holds a BA in graphic design from Rhode Island School of Design.
Alisha Jansky has performed with numerous Boston area theatre companies including Boston Playwright's Theatre, Merrimac Repertory Theatre, Lyric West, SpeakEasy Stage, Centastage, The Publick Theatre, and Delvena Theatre Company. Alisha is a graduate of Emerson College's acting program. She holds a seat on the Titanic Board of Directors and is proud to be a founding member of the company.
Boston-based actor and singer, Michael Ricca is a graduate of Emerson College. Michael has appeared with many Boston theatre companies, including the Huntington Theatre, New Rep, Speakeasy Stage and Boston Theatre Works, of which he was a founding member. He has performed in jazz cabaret rooms throughout New England, and in Chicago and New York. Michael was a fouding member of Titanic and is President of the current Board of Director.
Titanic's Board of Directors (2013-2014)