Ben Layman – Director of Education

is a Bangor resident and Maine native and has been a company member for thirteen years. In that time, Ben has served as the Box Office manager for multiple seasons and as a teaching artist with the Dramatic Academy program. During his time with the DA program, he has directed more than a dozen youth productions, most recently Les Miserables and A Wrinkle in Time. Ben has also travelled the state of Maine with PTC’s Shakespeare in the Schools program. He is thrilled to be at the helm of a program
that is so close to his heart. As an actor, Ben has been seen in many mainstage productions. Favorites include Audrey 2 in Little Shop of Horrors, Jinx in Forever Plaid, Guy in Last Gas, The Cowardly Lion in The Wizard of Oz, Franklin in Doctor Cerberus, and Dave in The Full Monty.