anne bogart - The two Obie awards were for, No Plays No...

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Alex Alemann Professor Wilson 3/4/11 Anne Bogart was born on September 25, 1951 in. She attended college at Bard. She is currently a director at SITI Theatre Company and professor at Columbia University. She founded SITI Theatre Company with Japanese director Tadashi Suzuki in 1992. Anne Bogart and Tadashi Suzuki vision was to redefine contemporary theater in the United States through an emphasis on international cultural exchange. It was originally envisioned as summer institute in Saratoga Springs, NY but it has expanded into a year round program. It is now a year round program based in New York City. Anne Bogart has been the recipient of several prominent awards. She was the recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship in 2000 and 2001. She has also received two Obie awards, Bessie Award, Villager Award and the National Endowment for the Arts Artistic Associate Grant.
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Unformatted text preview: The two Obie awards were for, No Plays No Poetry But Philosophical Reflections Practical Instructions Provocative Opinions and Pointers From a Noted Critic and Playwright (1988) and The Baltimore Waltz (1990). Recent works from Anne Bogart with SITI include, Under Construction; Who Do You Think You Are; and Radio Macbeth. Anne Bogarts style of directing is to challenge conventional thinking. The director is to encourage the actors along. They are supposed to share a vision but the actors are encouraged to add their own viewpoints and thoughts. This is philosophy is very apparent during rehearsals and preparing for the play because this is where the collaborative process is performed between the actors and director. It is not what the director wants but what the directors and actors create collectively....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course THEATER 150 taught by Professor Markwilson during the Spring '11 term at Saint Louis.

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