JOIN US FOR THIS SUMMER’S INTENSIVE IN NYC! JUNE 15- JULY 28, 2013
NEW ACTING FACULTY FOR THIS SUMMERS INTENSIVE. CHECK OUT ELIZABETH HESS AT WWW.ELIZABETHHSESS.COM!
Ms. Hess’ acclaimed solo trilogy LIVING OPENLY & NOTORIOUSLY has been performed around the globe: Berlin, Bath, Barcelona, Edinburgh, Toronto and Yerevan, as well as Off-Broadway in New York. Her subsequent solo piece, DUST TO DUST was performed in the LPTW New Play Festival and Stage Left Studio, both in New York and internationally in Bucharest, Kiel, Stockholm, and upcoming in, Prishtina.
Other New York credits include work with The New Group, Women’s Project, Irish Rep, MTC and NYTW. She has also worked extensively in regional theaters.TV credits include: 5 seasons starring on Clarissa Explains It All; Law & Order; Guiding Light; All My Children and Another World. Film credits include: Handsome Harry; A Bedtime Story; Italian Lessons; Buddy & Grace and Soldier’s Heart.
Elizabeth is currently developing several plays: NOMADS a full-length dramatic work; NO EVIL, a triptych of fabulist tales and A DECALOGUE, ten performative prose/poems. She is also writing a book, THE ACTOR’S INSTRUMENT, based on her methodology culled from teaching acting at NYU, NTI (The O’Neill) and Fordham.
Elizabeth is the recipient of a Madolin Cervantes Grant; ITI Armmono Festival Director’s Award; ITI Thespis Mono Festival Organizers and Audience Awards.
She was also an ACULSPEC (American Cultural Specialist) in Yerevan, Armenia where she taught master classes in playwriting and performance; she participated in the ITI / UNESCO Conference in Manila, The Philippines and she sat on the jury of the ITI Thespis Mono Festival in Germany. She will conduct a playwriting / acting workshop in Prishtina with ‘forum ZFD’ in addition to her performance at MonoAKT.