Joyce Casey

Joyce Casey

“Fred’s artistic vision is coupled with his attention to detail.  He has an excellent eye for talent.  I would recommend Fred Sternfeld to professional companies seeking an experienced, organized and highly professional director.” Joyce Casey is the...
Elaine Rembrandt

Elaine Rembrandt

“One of Cleveland’s most professional and well-qualified directors of legitimate theatre.  Whether a musical, comedy or drama, Fred has the ability to create a stunning production.”

Angle Magazine

“In…towns like Chicago, Seattle, & D.C., the dailies and the alternative weeklies make an effort to cover the small fry, with multiple stringers writing capsule reviews to ensure openings are highlighted and companies get coverage. Not here: our...
Cleveland Scene, 2005

Cleveland Scene, 2005

“If Fred Sternfeld were known only for the shows he directs, his impact here would still be considerable. In recent years, he has expertly helmed classics, obscure gems, and musicals on virtually every stage in town. But since 1998, when he founded the Northeast Ohio...
Cleveland Scene, 2002

Cleveland Scene, 2002

“Audiences who know him only by the consistent quality of his work simply consider him a damn good director.  Whether it’s a Depression-era family saga or a screwball comedy, he can be depended on to unearth the emotional truth and charm of a piece.”...