Adrienne Kapstein

Assistant Professor, BA Acting & BA Directing (International Performance Ensemble)

Performance Ensemble, Acting - BA Acting & BA Directing

Email: akapstein@pace.edu

Adrienne is a director specializing in the creation of original work. She was the Associate Director of Movement and Horse Choreography on the National Tours of War Horse and for the Lincoln Center production. She is founder of Movement Theater Studio, the first studio in NYC to focus on the teachings of Jacques Lecoq. For nine years, she was the co-Artistic Director of the international ensemble, SaBooge Theatre. New York directing highlights include Beast (Figment Festival), Crime Scene Cleaners, Inc. (Mabou Mines Resident Artist), Every Day Above Ground (PS 122) and Fathom (Ice Factory Festival, Winner Best Production, Dublin Fringe Festival 2004). Adrienne’s work has been presented internationally in Scotland, Ireland and Canada. Current projects include the creation and development of Light, A Dark Comedy (New Victory Theater LabWorks recipient 2013 - 2014) and Washeteria, a site specific, multi-artist piece produced by Soho Rep. Adrienne is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh (MA English Literature), Ecole Jacques Lecoq, and Brooklyn College (MFA Directing)