Directing

Directing: Regional

  A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare,  Utah Shakespeare Festival  

  The Book Club Play by Karen Zacarias,  Jewel Theatre, Santa Cruz     

  tokyo fish story by Kimber Lee,  TheatreWorks, Silicon Valley  

   My Mañana Comes by Elizabeth Irwin,  Marin Theatre Company  

   Macbeth by William Shakespeare,  Santa Cruz Shakespeare  

   Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare,  Arizona Theatre Company   

   The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare,  Santa Cruz Shakespeare 

   The Big Meal by Dan LeFranc,  San Jose Repertory Theatre 

   Next Fall  by Geoffrey Nauffts,  San Jose Repertory Theatre  

   The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus  by Christopher Marlowe,  San Jose Repertory Theatre

   A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen, new adaptation by Brandt/Harvey,   The Old Globe Theatre

   Zoot Suit  by Luis Valdez,  San Diego Repertory Theatre

   This by Melissa James GIbson,  North Coast Repertory Theatre

   Legacy of Light ^  by Karen Zacarias,  San Jose Repertory Theatre

   La Ronde by Arthur Schnitzler, Shakespeare Santa Cruz

   Little Women*  adapted by Jacqueline Goldfinger,  North Coast Repertory Theatre

   Groundswell ^  by Ian Bruce,  San Jose Repertory Theatre

   Splitting Infinity ^  by Jamie Pachino,  San Jose Repertory Theatre     

    Third ^  by  Wendy Wasserstein,  TheatreWorks

   This Wonderful Life  by Steve Murray,  San Jose Repertory Theatre

   The Tempest   by William Shakespeare,  Shakespeare Santa Cruz

   Rabbit Hole by David Lindsay-Abaire,  San Jose Repertory Theatre

   Hold, Please   by Annie Weisman,  The Old Globe Theatre

   Christmas on Mars by Harry Kondoleon,   The Old Globe Theatre

   A Christmas Carol (1941 concept)*   DW Jacobs, adaptation,   San Diego Repertory

   The Bird and The Waterfall*  by Kirsten Nash,  Vancouver, B.C., Canada

   Lobby Hero by Kenneth Lonergan,  The Old Globe Theatre

   The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow by Rolin Jones,  The Old Globe Theatre

   Brave Smiles, another Lesbian Tragedy  by The Five Lesbian Brothers,   Diversionary Theatre

   The Laramie Project  by Moises Kaufman,  Sierra Repertory Theatre

   The Burning Deck * by Sarah Schulman,  La Jolla Playhouse

   Deporting the Divas  by Guillermo Reyes,   Diversionary Theatre

   Private Parties *  by Allan Havis,  6th @ Penn

   Carnivals of Desire*  by Mary Fengar-Gail,  The Fritz

   The Frankenstein Project  by Kirsten Brandt, NET Conference, San Francisco

   Squawk Goes the Ostrich * by Le &Bevins, Playwrights Project

 * denotes World premiere  ^ denotes West Coast premiere

DIRECTING: Sledgehammer Theatre

   The Frankenstein Project (Version 2.0) *    by Kirsten Brandt

   When the World Was Green    by Sam Shepard and Joe Chaikin

   A Dream Play    by August Strindberg, translated by Anne-Charlotte Harvey

   Macbeth    by William Shakespeare

   NU, Part I & III*     (conceived & directed)

   Phaedra in Delirium ^    by Susan Yankowitz, co-directed with David Tierney

   Medea, Queen of Colchester * by Marianne McDonald, co-directed w/ David Tierney  

   A Knife in the Heart ^    by Susan Yankowitz

   The Universal Monster Show *    by Tim West & David Lee Cuthbert

   Richard III    by William Shakespeare

   The Vagina Monologues    by Eve Ensler, V-Day International 

   The Devil’s River*    (conceived & directed)    

   Alice in Modernland*     libretto & music by Kirsten Nash

   Furious Blood*     by Kelly Stuart

   The Frankenstein Project *   by Kirsten Brandt

   Sweet Charity    by Bob Fosse, Neil Simon, Dorthoy Fields

   Demonology    by Kelly Stuart

DIRECTING:  University (guest artist)

   A Dream Play by August Strindberg, UC Santa Cruz

   A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare , San Jose State University

   Wuthering Heights adapted by Kirsten Brandt (workshop performance), San Jose State University

   Machinal by Sophie Treadwell, UC Santa Cruz

   Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen, (additional direction/installation artist “Shipwreck”) UC Santa Cruz

   The Thinning Veil* by Kirsten Brandt, UC Santa Cruz

   The Good Person of Sezuan by Bertolt Brecht, UC Santa Cruz

   Lilith libretto by Allan Havis, music by Anthony Davis, UCSD Music Depart; workshop performance

   Noisemaker by Bill Canning, UC San Diego New Play Showcase

Directing: Staged Readings and Workshops

   San Francisco Playhouse  

   Vox Nova Theatre Company, San Diego

   Mo’olelo Theatre Company, San Diego

   New Fortune Theatre Company, San Diego

   New Dramatists, New York

   Strasburg Studio, New York

   Actors Alliance of San Diego

   ASK Theatre Projects, Los Angeles

TRAINING/EDUCATION

   University of California, San Diego BA in Theatre Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Caldonian Society

   University of Birmingham, England (UCSD Education Abroad Program), emphasis playwrighting /                                         Biomechanics / modern dance

   SITI in Los Angeles (Suzuki/Viewpoints)

   National Arts Marketing Project Advanced Audience Development Training & Granting Program