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Timon of Athens

July 14 - October 7, 2023

Eileen and Allen Anes Studio Theatre

The Play That Goes Wrong

June 30 - October 7, 2023

Randall L. Jones Theatre

Jane Austen's Emma The Musical

June 22 - October 7, 2023

Randall L. Jones Theatre


July 15 - October 7, 2023

Eileen and Allen Anes Studio Theatre

Isabel Smith-Bernstein

Dramaturg––Coriolanus, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Romeo and Juliet, Timon of Athens; Seminar Director

Previously at the Festival: seminar director, (since 2019); dramaturg (since 2015), including Amadeus, Much Ado About Nothing, As You Like It, Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare in Love, The Merchant of Venice, Henry VI Parts 1-3, Macbeth, Hamlet, Richard III, Pericles, Ragtime, The Tempest, Sweeney Todd, All’s Well That Ends Well

Other Theatres: dramaturg—A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Pericles (Oregon Shakespeare Festival); Coriolanus (PlayOn! Local Theater Company); Violence in Schools Prevention Tour of Romeo and Juliet, Julius Caesar, The Comedy of Errors, Twelfth Night (Colorado Shakespeare Festival); Courage! to the Field (The Tank); Falstaff in Love (world premiere, University of Colorado Boulder); Charles III (Pioneer Theatre Company); adapted for radio—The Comedy of Errors, The Scarlet Letter (Lean & Hungry Radio Theater); assistant––Richard III (Folger Shakespeare Theater).

Teaching Credits: Lecturer, SUNY New Paltz

Education: Ph.D. in theater history and performance studies, University of Colorado Boulder; MA in English Literature, Univeristy of Colorado Boulder; BHA in history and dramaturgy, Carnegie Mellon University

Professional Affiliations: Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of America, Renaissance Society of America, ATHE

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