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dramaturg , trade association administrator

Elizabeth Engelman, American dramaturg, trade association administrator. Named Outstanding Dramaturgy, Columbia University, 1999. Member Minnesota Citizens for Arts, Minneapolis, 2006; Member of National New Play Network (advisory board), Playwrights Center, Literature Managers & Dramatists America (president New York City, Minneapolis 2004-2006, chairman board directors since 2006), International Theatre Institute.

Background

Engelman, Elizabeth was born on January 27, 1970 in Baltimore. Daughter of William Hillard and Frances Lee (Hoffenberg) Engelman.

Education

Bachelor, Brown University, Providence, 1992. Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1996.

Career

Assistant literature manager, dramaturg Actors Theater Louisville, 1995—1997. Literature manager, dramaturg Intiman Theatre, Seattle, 1997—1998. Dramaturg, director new play development ACT Theatre, 1998—2001.

Literature director McCarter Theatre, Princeton, New Jersey, 2001—2004. Founder & co-director Tofte lake Center. Advisory board Emigrant Theatre, Minneapolis, since 2005.

Consultant Playwrights Center, Minneapolis, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Humona Festival: The Complete Plays, 1996-1997, New Monologues for Women by Women, 2004-2005, The Best 10 Minute Plays, 2004.

Membership

Member Minnesota Citizens for Arts, Minneapolis, 2006. Member of National New Play Network (advisory board), Playwrights Center, Literature Managers & Dramatists America (president New York City, Minneapolis 2004-2006, chairman board directors since 2006), International Theatre Institute.

Connections

Married Michael Bigelow Dixon, July 1, 2006.

father:
William Hillard Engelman

mother:
Frances Lee (Hoffenberg) Engelman

spouse:
Michael Bigelow Dixon