Jay Ben Markson

Jay Ben Markson

Jay Ben Markson (Creative Associate) is spending this summer away from the Kennebunks, but he continues to help MaineStage Shakespeare as an advisor and guiding member. Jay Ben was a member of MaineStage’s acting ensemble from 2011 to 2015, playing roles such as Puck, Mercutio, Touchstone, Macbeth, and Cassius. He served as Associate Artistic Director from 2013 to 2015. Jay Ben also has a growing resume at other regional theaters, including Merrimack Repertory Theater, the Huntington Theatre Company, and Cleveland Play House. He recently earned his MFA in Acting from the Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Play House Graduate Acting Program and is now based in New York City. www.jaybenmarkson.com