Joey Frangieh (he/him جوي فرنجية  (له is the son of Lebanese immigrants and is proudly a Gay Lebanese-American. He is a passionate democrat #KAMALA 2020. He is a director, designer, and producer. He is currently the artistic director of the Boston Theater Company and the creative director of Gay Agenda Play.


Joey made history as the youngest person to ever direct at the Shubert Theatre in its 110 years, when he directed Finish Line: A Documentary Play About the 2013 Boston Marathon.


He has worked on Broadway four times, most recently as the assistant projection designer for the Tony Nominated play The Children and Saint Joan (programmer) both shows were with Manhattan Theater Club.

He is the resident designer for the Boston Theater Critics Association.


Previously he was the studio assistant for Tony Nominated lighting designer Justin Townsend. 

He ran the 2017 and 2018 Boston Marathon and loves Cupcakes.




Joey, as the director you are the guiding light that shines on the production as a whole.

What Frangieh has managed to create is a thoughtful, funny, and well-devised piece of theater that is surprisingly perceptive. 

Superbly directed


inspirational 'RISE'

Rivetingly directed



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