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director , Theater educator

Robert M. Knopf, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Trademark Law, Copyrights Law, Entertainment Law, Theater Law Retired.

Background

Knopf, Robert Michael was born on July 16, 1961 in New York City. Son of Richard Leon and Florence Klein Knopf.

Education

Bachelor, Oberlin College, 1983. Juris Doctor, Duke University, 1987. Master of Fine Arts, University Wisconsin, 1991.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1996.

Career

Attorney Baker & Hosteter, Washington, 1987—1988. Visiting assistant professor theater Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1996—1998. Assistant professor theater University Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1998—2000.

Associate professor theater Connecticut College, New London, Connecticut, 2000—2004. Professor and theatre and dance department chair University Buffalo State University of New York, 2004—2010, professor, since 2010. Director graduate studies theater University Michigan, 1998—2000, associate chair, 1999—2000.

Artistic associate Circle Repertory Company, New York City, 1991—1992, Brave New World Theater Marathon, New York, 2002. Director, creator Hidden Dragon, National Public Radio, 2001, Neo/Retro/Woyzeck, New York Fringe Festival, 2003, Loot, Irish Clasical Theatre Company, 2005, Paradise Factory, 2009.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, golf, bowling.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Pascal, July 31, 1994. Children: Amelia, Lara.

father:
Richard Leon

mother:
Florence Klein Knopf

spouse:
Elizabeth Pascal

child:
Amelia Knopf

child:
Lara Knopf