Theodora Skipitares

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Professor Art and Design Education tskipita@pratt.edu 718.687.5950 p Brooklyn Campus, South Hall 206

Current Course Listing (12)

22/SP-ADE-303-1V Media and Materials II

22/SP-ADE-304-01 Teaching in the NYC Public Schools

21/FA-ADE-403-01 Professional Practices

21/FA-ADE-435-01 Puppets and Performing Objects: Ballet of the Hand

22/SP-ADE-436-01 Puppets and Performing Objects: Hybrid Contemporary Performance

22/SP-ADE-611-01 Teaching in the NYC Public Schools

21/FA-ADE-613-01 Professional Practices

22/SP-ADE-630-01 Media and Materials

21/FA-ADE-635-01 Puppets and Performing Objects: Ballet of the Hand

21/FA-ADE-635-1V Puppets and Performing Objects: Ballet of the Hand

22/SP-ADE-636-01 Puppets and Performing Objects: Hybrid Contemporary Performance

22/SP-ADE-636-02 Puppets and Performing Objects: Hybrid Contemporary Performance

Personal URL

http://theodoraskipitares.com/

Education

B.S., University of California, Berkeley; M.F.A., New York University.

Biography

Awards include grants from the NEA, NYFA, UNIMA, and the Guggenheim, Fulbright, and Rockefeller Foundations, among others; twice, The New York Times has named her plays among the 10 best of the year; her production Iphigenia won two New York Innovative Theater Awards; has created performances in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Korea, and travels frequently to India to develop new projects; has taught workshops to diverse populations with Hospital Audiences, Inc. and has developed classes and performances at Rikers Island prison; projects include teaching performance workshops in India as a Fulbright Scholar and developing a site-specific permanent installation at Gibb Mansion, a housing facility for homeless and chronically ill community residents, managed by Pratt Area Community Council.