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Todd Salovey

 
Bio:
Todd Salovey teaches acting in the undergraduate theatre program, as well as teaching Introduction to Theatre, graduate directing, and supervising many graduate student instructors. He is in his 25rd season as the San Diego REP’s Associate Artistic Director. Mr. Salovey directed the original ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Todd Salovey teaches acting in the undergraduate theatre program, as well as teaching Introduction to Theatre, graduate directing, and supervising many graduate student instructors. He is in his 25rd season as the San Diego REP’s Associate Artistic Director. Mr. Salovey directed the original ... (read complete bio)
 

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Sherri Mandell (Author), Todd Salovey (Adaptor/), and Lisa Robins Photo

Sherri Mandell (Author), Todd Salovey (Adaptor/), and Lisa Robins

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03/04/2016
Manny Fernandes, Carla Harting, Todd Salovey, Ellen Crawford and Mike Genovese Photo

Manny Fernandes, Carla Harting, Todd Salovey, Ellen Crawford and Mike Genovese

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11/16/2015
 

Todd Salovey Biography

Todd Salovey teaches acting in the undergraduate theatre program, as well as teaching Introduction to Theatre, graduate directing, and supervising many graduate student instructors. He is in his 25rd season as the San Diego REP’s Associate Artistic Director.

Mr. Salovey directed the original workshop production of Herbert Siguenza’s A Weekend with Pablo Picasso at San Diego REP and its world premiere at the Alley Theatre in Houston. He also directed subsequent productions at Los Angeles Theatre Center, Center Arts Rep, and at Denver Center Theatre Company. Mr. Salovey has directed many acclaimed REP shows including A Hammer, A Bell and A Song to Sing, which he also authored, and The Blessing of a Broken Heart for which he won an Edgerton New American Play award, the English language premiere of In the Time of the Butterflies, King Lear, Hamlet starring Jefferson Mays, The Road to Mecca, Doubt, Brooklyn Boy, the world premiere of Yehuda Hyman’s The Mad Dancers, Uncle Vanya, and Death of a Salesman starring Michael Genovese, Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, The Illusion, The Dybbuk, The Imaginary Invalid, Three Hotels, and A Christmas Carol.

At UCSD, he has directed Six Characters in Search of an Author and Stage Door. As the Founding Artistic Director of the Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival, he has commissioned and developed numerous new pieces of music, theatre, and dance that have been premiered in San Diego and gone on to be performed throughout the world. He produces many REP Surround Events, including Talkin’ Theatre with Todd. Todd is married to Diane Boomer and is the very proud dad of Leah and Aryeh.




Todd Salovey News

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by - May 23, 2022

Special Offer - See what the buzz is about – this play has already won 5 awards ahead of its premiere

29th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival Set to Kick Off in May Photo 29th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival Set to Kick Off in May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2022

San Diego Repertory Theatre announced today the lineup for the 29th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival (JFest), which brings another fantastic year of Jewish music, theatre, art and ideas to the community. T

San Diego Repertory Theatre Announces Cast and Creative Team for IN EVERY GENERATION Photo San Diego Repertory Theatre Announces Cast and Creative Team for IN EVERY GENERATION
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 13, 2022

San Diego Repertory Theatre announced the cast and creative team for their upcoming premiere of In Every Generation by Ali Viterbi, directed by Todd Salovey and Emily Moler. The production will run May 26 - June 19 in San Diego REP’s Lyceum Space, with previews running May 26 - 31 and press opening on Wednesday, June 1 at 7pm. The play is one of the cornerstone events of San Diego REP’s JFEST, the 29th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival. 

Sam Woodhouse to Retire as Artistic Director of San Diego REP Photo Sam Woodhouse to Retire as Artistic Director of San Diego REP
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2022

San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) announced that Sam Woodhouse will step down as Artistic Director in September 2022 after leading the company for 46 years. At the end of this season, San Diego REP will have produced 333 productions under Woodhouse’s leadership - more than 50 of them were world premieres.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2021

Ben Platt, Joel Grey, and More Join San Diego Rep's 28th Annual Jewish Arts Festival Photo Ben Platt, Joel Grey, and More Join San Diego Rep's 28th Annual Jewish Arts Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 26, 2021

San Diego Repertory Theatre is announced today the lineup for the 28th Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival, presenting another fantastic year of Jewish music, theatre and art.

BWW Interview: Herbert Siguenza Smoothly Glides From Culture Clash to PICASSO Photo BWW Interview: Herbert Siguenza Smoothly Glides From Culture Clash to PICASSO
by Gil Kaan - Feb 27, 2021

The film adaptation of Herbert Siguenza’s solo show A WEEKEND WITH PABLO PICASSO begins its on-demand viewing March 6, 2021. Presented by CaltechLive! and produced by San Diego Repertory Theatre, Tim Powell and Todd Salovey direct WEEKEND, based on Herbert's sold out nationwide, one-man show. The very busy Herbert managed to carve out a little time to answer a few of my enquiries.

CaltechLive! Presents Herbert Siguenza's A WEEKEND WITH PABLO PICASSO Photo CaltechLive! Presents Herbert Siguenza's A WEEKEND WITH PABLO PICASSO
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2021

CaltechLive! presents the film adaptation of Herbert Siguenza's solo show A Weekend with Pablo Picasso for on-demand viewing beginning March 6 through March 21. Written and performed by Siguenza, the one-man show on which this film is based has played to sold-out crowds across the nation. It was produced by San Diego Repertory Theatre.

San Diego REP Announces Equity, Diversity And Inclusion Strategic Action Plan Photo San Diego REP Announces Equity, Diversity And Inclusion Strategic Action Plan
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 10, 2020

San Diego Repertory Theatre announced today the details of a 5-year Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Strategic Action Plan, with the goal of making meaningful changes towards equity for all across all departments and programs of the company.

San Diego REP Announces Klezmer Summit Lineup Photo San Diego REP Announces Klezmer Summit Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 31, 2020

San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) announced today the details of the 19th annual Klezmer Summit, this year entitled “Jews, Jazz, and Justice.” The concert, performed by Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival favorites Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi, will be streamed live on Thursday, November 19 at 7 p.m.