With classic works as our foundation and drawing on the imagination of professional artists, Eureka Suitcase seeks to inspire audiences, awaken discussion, elevate consciousness, and enrich the global community.
Who are we?
We're a production company dedicated to the idea that our art is best served by focusing on great stories, exceptional story-telling, and a reverence for the imagination of the actors and audience. Whether it's a new theatrical interpretation of Shakespeare, working with writers to discover a future classic, or a web series based on a classic story line, Eureka is excited to bring entertainment to the people.
Aaron Vega, Artistic Director: Aaron is a freelance director who is committed to bringing the audience’s imagination into the artistic process. He is passionate about creating dialogue in the community and believes that the Performing Arts is the perfect medium in this digital world to get the conversation started. His directing credits range from Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night for The Human Race Theatre Company, in-development plays for The Puzzle Festival in NYC, to philharmonic concerts and art instillations. He has a BFA from Wright State University’s PATP and is a founding artist of The Zoot Theatre Company in Dayton, Oh. He lives in NYC with his wife and dog.
Claire Kennedy, Producing Director: Claire is a NYC-based actor and producer who is dedicated to creating thought-provoking and vibrant art that inspires and uplifts the viewers and the players. She’s produced, marketed and designed plays, musicals, concerts and is also a teaching artist for students of all ages. She’s worked with students in theatre classes and workshops, private coaching and productions; working with students on their theatrical performance and creativity, goal building, teamwork, leadership and self-discipline. She believes community and human interaction is essential in this electronic-centric generation and strives to tell stories where people can unplug and have a shared experience.