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  • Glynis Rigsby

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    rigsbyg@newschool.edu

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    Glynis Rigsby

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    Glynis Rigsby’s work includes Sunken Cathedral for PROTOTYPE and Culturemart at HERE, She Kills Monsters for the New School, Anna Ziegler's BFF (Best Friends Forever) and Phillip Ridley's Mercury Fur at The Tank NYC, Rape of Lucretia for The Opera Project, Britannia Triumphans for the Yale Center for British Art and Into the Woods for Yale Dramat. She has devised scripts with screenwriter Dan Pulick (Rite of the Serpent Skirt) and solo artists Jasmin Rainieri (The Devil’s Mistress) and Jane Ray (Beautiful, Radiant Things). Glynis was named a Fox Foundation Fellow in 2001, is on faculty at the New School for Drama, and currently serves as Chair of the Acting for Film program for the New York Film Academy, New York.


    Degrees Held

    MFA, Directing, Yale School of Drama

    BA, Drama, University of California, Irvine


    Professional Affiliation

    SDC


    Current Courses

    Acting Showcase 2

    Admin Chair Assoc Chair

    Admin Chair Assoc Chair (Fall 2019)

    Collaborative Theater Practice

    CTP: Tectonic

    DR: Thesis 1

    DR: Thesis 1 (Fall 2019)

    Foundations in Directing

    Foundations in Directing (Fall 2019)

    Portfolio 5: Professional Dev.

    Portfolio 5: Professional Dev. (Fall 2019)

    Portfolio 8

    Study Away

    UG Prod: BFA 3

    UG Prod: BFA 3 (Fall 2019)

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