Log In

Elizabeth Anne Swain Edit Profile

Theater educator

Elizabeth Anne Swain, British, American theater educator. Board directors Wyoming (Dance Company), New York City, since 1991; founding member Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of America, New York City, 1984. Member Actors Equity Association, American Federation of television and Radio Artists, Screen Actors Guild, Road Runners Club.

Background

Swain, Elizabeth Anne was born on August 6, 1941 in Peterborough, United Kingdom. Daughter of John Arthur and Eva Kathleen (Crane) Swain.

Education

Bachelor of Science, City University of New York, 1978. Master of Arts, City University of New York, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1984.

Career

With, Hunter College, New York City, 1981-1982;with, City College of New York, New York City, 1982-1986;with, New York University, New York City, 1984-1987;adjunct associate professor theatre, Barnard College, New York City, since 1985;acting chair department theater, Barnard College, 1992-1993., since 1992;chair department theater, Barnard College, since 1993. Actress Broadway, off-Broadway, OOB, regional, television. Dramaturg New York Theatre Studio, New York City, 1982-1985, freelance dramaturg, New York City, 1982.

Freelance writer, 1982. Consultant, teacher, coach Riverside Shakespeare Company. New York City, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: David Edgar: Playwright and Politician, 1986. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board directors Wyoming (Dance Company), New York City, since 1991. Founding member Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of America, New York City, 1984. Member Actors Equity Association, American Federation of television and Radio Artists, Screen Actors Guild, Road Runners Club.

Connections

Married Robert Alan Anthony, December 11, 1966 (divorced 1982). 1 child, Katherine Rachel.

father:
John Arthur Swain

mother:
Eva Kathleen (Crane) Swain

spouse:
Robert Alan Anthony

child:
Katherine Rachel Swain