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theater director.

Jules Irving, American theater director. Served with infantry Army of the United States, 1943-1946; Member Theatre Communications Group (Executive Committee from 1960), Organisation Legitimate Theatres (president), Society Stage Dirs. and Choreographers (past.

Background

Irving, Jules was born on April 13, 1925 in Bronx. Son of Jacob and Ida (Emanuel) Israel.

Education

Bachelor of Arts English Literature, New York University, 1947. Master of Arts in Theater and Drama, Stanford, 1949.

Career

Co-founder, member Actor’s Workshop, San Francisco, 1952-1965. Director The Repertory Theater of Lincoln Center, New York City, 1965-1973. Professor drama San Francisco State College, 1949-1962.

Chief instructor Fordham University, 1970-1971.

Membership

Served with infantry Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member Theatre Communications Group (Executive Committee from 1960), Organisation Legitimate Theatres (president), Society Stage Dirs. and Choreographers (past.

Connections

Married Priscilla Pointer, December 28, 1947. Children: David, Katie, Amy.

father:
Jacob Israel

mother:
Ida (Emanuel) Israel

spouse:
Priscilla Pointer

children:
David Irving

Katie Irving

Amy Irving