The Drama League Theater Center in Tribeca offers directors, collaborating artists, and audiences a range of classes, intensives and workshops designed to augment working artists' skill sets and enrich personal creativity for all.
About the Instructor:
Sarah Elizabeth Wansley is a New York-based director, producer, and educator. She develops new plays and musicals, as well as highly theatrical adaptations of classic works. Sarah is the Artistic Producer at Chautauqua Theater Company and was the inaugural recipient of the Cleveland Play House Artistic Directing Fellowship for Women. Recent directing projects Egress by Melissa Crespo and Sarah Saltwick at Cleveland Play House, Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. by Alice Birch at Dobama Theatre, The Seagull by Anton Chekhov with the CPH/Case Western MFA program, A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare and The Amish Project by Jessica Dickey at Chautauqua Theater Company. She is a New Georges Affiliated Artist, a 2018 Drama League Resident Artist, a 2015 Drama League Directing Fellow and a member of the 2011 Lincoln Center Director's Lab. Sarah received her MFA in Directing from UCSD under acclaimed Romanian director Gabor Tompa and a BA in English Literature from Columbia University (summa cum laude). Upcoming projects The Amish Project at PlayMaker’s Repertory Company and Twelfth Night at Chautauqua Theater Company. Sarah teaches text analysis and directing at Fordham University.
Participants: will have the opportunity to work with the actors during the text analysis workshop and will have the chance to pitch and receive feedback
General Admission $100 - DL Member $80 - DL Alum $75 - SDC/AEA $80 - Student $70
Observer: will have the opportunity to observe the participants working with the actors during the text analysis workshop. Observers will not have the opportunity to pitch and receive feedback
General Admission $70 - DL Member $50 - DL Alum $45 - SDC/AEA $50 - Student $40
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