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Emma Rosa Went

 
Bio:
Emma Rosa Went is a freelance theatre director who makes heartfelt, collaborative productions of new and classic-text plays. She is currently the Drama League Classical Directing Fellow for 2020. In New York, Emma has developed and presented work with: The Drama League, Playwrights Realm, Trans Lab ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Emma Rosa Went is a freelance theatre director who makes heartfelt, collaborative productions of new and classic-text plays. She is currently the Drama League Classical Directing Fellow for 2020. In New York, Emma has developed and presented work with: The Drama League, Playwrights Realm, Trans Lab ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Emma Rosa Went Biography

Emma Rosa Went is a freelance theatre director who makes heartfelt, collaborative productions of new and classic-text plays. She is currently the Drama League Classical Directing Fellow for 2020. In New York, Emma has developed and presented work with: The Drama League, Playwrights Realm, Trans Lab at WP, The Tank, The Brick, Dixon Place, Access Theatre, LPAC Lab, and many other venues. Outside New York includes: Scranton Shakespeare Festival (As You Like It, '18, Richard III, '19 and upcoming, Henry IV, '20;) Campfire Theatre Festival @ Boise Contemporary Theatre, Barn Arts Collective. Emma is a co-founder of The Renovationists with playwright Else C. Went, for whom she has directed Old Names for Wildflowers; Courage! To The Field! (Tim Bond Production Grant, Oregon Shakespeare Festival;) Three Seconds, Boxcar, and many developmental readings. Co-founder of Easy Leap Theatre Company, for whom she directed Much Ado About Nothing, The Changeling, Othello, Hearts of Gold: from Henry IV, and Love's Labors Lost. Emma has been the recipient of: Drama League First Stage Residency 2019 (Beckett Without Beckett;) Sokoloff Creative Arts Fellowship 2019/Residency 2020 at Town Stages; SDCF Observership 2017 (Measure for Measure, TFANA;) OSF FAIR Program 2015. Off-broadway and regional assisting includes: TFANA, Atlantic, Rattlestick, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Colorado Shakespeare Festival. Emma is an Associate Member of the SDC. BA Sarah Lawrence College.




Emma Rosa Went News

Winners Announced For The BroadwayWorld 2021 Connecticut Awards Photo Winners Announced For The BroadwayWorld 2021 Connecticut Awards
by BWW Awards - Jan 10, 2022

Winners have been announced for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards. The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; SPONGEBOB Leads Best Mu Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; SPONGEBOB Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Pantochino's SPONGEBOB  Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Pantochino's SPONGEBOB Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse On Park's PIPPIN Leads  Photo Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse On Park's PIPPIN Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Dec 13, 2021

Our readers set the nominees, and now voting is open for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Cast Announced for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Presented by Red Bull Theater Photo Cast Announced for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Presented by Red Bull Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2021

Red Bull Theater today announced the selections for¬†The 2021 Short New Play Festival,¬†their eleventh annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes, featuring a¬†World Premiere from¬†JoseŐĀ Rivera,¬†alongside six brand new plays that have been selected from hundreds of open submissions from playwrights across the country.

Cast Announced For The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Photo Cast Announced For The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 25, 2021

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM by William Shakespeare, directed by Emma Rosa Went, is the first production of the inaugural season of the Connecticut Shakespeare Festival. The theme of this season is ‚ÄúShakespeare and Sondheim.‚ÄĚ There will be

Photo Flash: Go Inside The Drama League's 2021 DIRECTORFEST Photo Photo Flash: Go Inside The Drama League's 2021 DIRECTORFEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021

The Drama League has releases images of DirectorFest 2021, a multi-week festival celebrating the art of stage directing and honoring the service organization’s 2020-21 Directors Project class of New York and Classical Fellowship recipients. 

Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. Launches The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival Photo Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. Launches The Connecticut Shakespeare Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2021

Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. will launch the inaugural season of the Connecticut Shakespeare Festival at Auerfarm in Bloomfield, CT. It will run from July 7 - August 22, 2021. The inaugural season theme is ‚ÄúShakespeare and Sondheim.‚ÄĚ

The Drama League Announces 2021-2022 Directing Fellowships and Residencies Photo The Drama League Announces 2021-2022 Directing Fellowships and Residencies
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2021

The Drama League has announced the recipients of the 2021-2022 Drama League Directing Fellowship and Residencies, part of the umbrella of programs known as the Directors Project. Each recipient will receive financial and career development support, skill-honing workshops, and production opportunities at theaters across the country.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, March 25- with Ashley Spencer, Brian Stokes Mitchell Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, March 25- with Ashley Spencer, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 25, 2021

Today (March 25) in live streaming: the premiere of Electric Island, AAPI Broadway unites on Stars in the House, Ashley Spencer visits Backstage Live, and more!