Book, Lyrics & Music

Led by Delilah Blake, The Lab Players are an ever-evolving group of writers and performers whose shows are known for being fun and uplifting.


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Delilah Blake - Creator, Artistic Director, Head Writer, Producer (and chief mad scientist)

As an entrepreneur combining business and theater, Delilah has created original sketch and musical comedy shows for over 25 years, cultivating performers and writers from all walks of life.  She has run her own theaters in Times Square, New York and Houston, Texas, and brought her humor into companies around the world.  Whatever topic she is exploring, the spirit she brings to her shows is best summed up with, “Happy are those who can laugh at themselves, they will never cease to be amused”.


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Fran Goldsmith - Producer, creative consultant (and chief muse)

Fran is a business advisor, coach and mentor who works with people, messages, shows and movies that are close to her heart. Over the last 30 years she has worked for a major corporation, run her own multi-million dollar business, and coached senior executives, college students, CEO’s, lots of performers and artists, and thousands of individuals from every arena, ages 12 to 82. She has been on this show’s journey from the beginning and is its biggest fan. She often manages to find the best seat at its many incarnations, laugh the loudest and wear many behind-the-scenes hats.  Her mission is deeply connecting people with themselves and each other, bringing greater awareness, curiosity and prosperity into their lives.


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Brian Chambers, Director

 Brian has been a professional actor, director and acting coach for over ten years. He started out as a young performer touring locally and internationally with The Royal Danish Academy, Mexico City Symphony and Houston Symphony Chorus. After earning a Bachelor’s Degree from Texas Tech University, he continued working in the theater and film industry. When not performing, he enjoys teaching and directing artists in productions with theaters in the Houston area. Originally from Valencia, California, he moved to Houston in 1991, where he lives with his wife Misty and two dogs. Brian is thrilled to have been brought on to this wonderful creative team and is looking forward to audiences seeing this production.  Brian's deep thought for the moment:  "Reason is intelligence taking exercise.  Imagination is intelligence with an erection."  - Victor Hugo