Vivienne Benesch

PlayMakers Repertory Company: Producing Artistic Director since 2016: Galileo, Leaving Eden, Mr. Joy, The May Queen, The Three Sisters, Love Alone, RED, In the Next Room, or the vibrator play; Chautauqua Theater Company and Conservatory: Artistic Director for 12 seasons: Romeo and Juliet, Amadeus, among over 20 others as director or actor. Additional work at other regional theaters includes The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey; Trinity Repertory Company. Winner of Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation’s Zelda Fichandler Award, 2017. As an actor, Vivienne has received an OBIE award and performed on and off Broadway, as well as at many of the great regional theaters in the country including Major Barbara and Henry V at Shakespeare Theatre Company.

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