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Matthew Wexler, Editor
Matthew is a nationally recognized lifestyle editor and writer. His work has appeared in more than 20 publications and online media outlets including Passport, Hamptons Magazine, Gothamist, Travel Weekly, Private Islands, AAA, Hemispheres, Every Day with Rachael Ray, Edible Berkshires, offMetro, and more. Matthew has appeared as a speaker at The New York Times Travel Show, Travel Gay Canada LGBT Tourism Conference, and is a regular panelist at The National Publicity Summit. He currently serves as the National Travel & Style Editor for EDGE Media Network.
Follow Matthew on social media at @roodeloo.
Jim Gladstone, Contributor
Jim Gladstone is a San Francisco-based creative consultant and writer. A book columnist and Contributing Editor at Passport, he is the author of an award-winning novel, The Big Book of Misunderstanding.
Ryan Leeds, Contributor
Ryan is a freelance writer living in the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood of New York City. A proud native of Central Pennsylvania, he holds a degree in Communications from Penn State University. He attends theater frequently and annoys his friends and colleagues by chattering incessantly about his passion for it. Ryan is the Chief Theater Critic for Manhattan Digest and a frequent contributor to Dramatics Magazine. Follow him on Twitter @Ry_Runner or on Facebook.
Samuel L. Leiter, Contributor
Samuel is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus (Theater) of Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center, CUNY. He has written and/or edited 27 books on Japanese theater, New York theater, Shakespeare, and the great stage directors, including The Encyclopedia of the New York Stage, 1920-1930, 1930-1940, 1940-1950 and Historical Dictionary of Japanese Traditional Theatre.
For more of his reviews, visit Theatre’s Leiter Side.
Tom Mizer, Founding Editor
Tom was the winner of the 2016 Fred Ebb Award for “excellence in musical theatre songwriting” and recipient of a Jonathan Larson Grant from the American Theatre Wing for his collaborations with Curtis Moore. Most recently, he wrote the lyrics and co-wrote the book for Triangle, which premiered at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley and received six Theatre Bay Area Awards including “Outstanding World Premiere Musical.” In addition to his theater work, Thomas is an award-winning copywriter for national media brands including Comedy Central, Food Network and Passport Magazine. For more information go to www.mizerandmoore.com.
Robert Adams, Editor and Co-Founder, Passport Magazine
Joseph Pedro, Associate Managing Editor, Passport Magazine