La Strada Ensemble founding member and Artistic Director A.J. Ciccotelli''s thesis production of The Life of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht and translated by Mark Ravenhill concluded it's run on November 21, 2015 with accolades and glowing evaluations. A.J. will be receiving his 2nd masters at Roosevelt University in Directing in Chicago on May 11, 2015. His first master was in playwriting at The Actors Studio Drama School at New School for Social Research under the guidance of legendary playwright Romulus Linney.