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'''Jennifer Tarver''' [https://equityhack.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/pact_cwdc_16may11_v6.pdf] is originally from New York, and is now based in Toronto. She works as a director internationally in both opera and theatre. She is the Artistic Director of Necessary Angel. Her honors include best director 2007 - NOW Magazine, the 2006 Pauline McGibbon Award in Directing, the 2002 John Hirsch Directors Award. Her 2006 work That Time - Five Beckett Shorts, garnered eight Dora Award Nominations and four wins, including best director and best production. A passion for classic texts as well as cutting edge contemporary work defines her career. She founded Theatre Extasis and was the Associate Director at The Theatre Centre in Toronto where she led their new work development program.
 
  
She holds an MFA in Directing from the University of Alberta and a BFA in Performance from the Manhattan School of Music.
 
  
==Production History==
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'''Jennifer Tarver''' [https://equityhack.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/pact_cwdc_16may11_v6.pdf]  is a theatre and opera director, born in Edmonton Alberta and raised in New York.
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== Life and Career ==
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==Works==
  
 
2008/2010: ''Krapp’s Last Tape'' by Samuel Beckett presented by Stratford Festival and Goodman Theatre
 
2008/2010: ''Krapp’s Last Tape'' by Samuel Beckett presented by Stratford Festival and Goodman Theatre
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2006: ''Thom Pain'' based on nothing by Will Eno presented by Tarragon Theatre
 
2006: ''Thom Pain'' based on nothing by Will Eno presented by Tarragon Theatre
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==Awards==
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Best director 2007 - NOW Magazine,
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the 2006 Pauline McGibbon Award in Directing
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the 2002 John Hirsch Directors Award.
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Her 2006 work That Time - Five Beckett Shorts, garnered eight Dora Award Nominations and four wins, including best director and best production.
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==References==
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1. https://equityhack.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/pact_cwdc_16may11_v6.pdf
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2. http://www.canadiantheatre.com/dict.pl?term=Tarver%2C%20Jennifer
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3. http://www.necessaryangel.com/staff-board/

Revision as of 20:03, 11 October 2017


Jennifer Tarver [1] is a theatre and opera director, born in Edmonton Alberta and raised in New York.

Life and Career

Works

2008/2010: Krapp’s Last Tape by Samuel Beckett presented by Stratford Festival and Goodman Theatre

2007: Crave by Sarah Kane presented by Nightwood Theatre

2004: That Time- 5 Beckett Shorts by Samuel Beckett presented by Theatre Extasis/The Theatre Centre

2009: Zastrozzi by George F. Walker presented by Stratford Festival

2006: Thom Pain based on nothing by Will Eno presented by Tarragon Theatre

Awards

Best director 2007 - NOW Magazine, 

the 2006 Pauline McGibbon Award in Directing

the 2002 John Hirsch Directors Award.

Her 2006 work That Time - Five Beckett Shorts, garnered eight Dora Award Nominations and four wins, including best director and best production.

References

1. https://equityhack.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/pact_cwdc_16may11_v6.pdf 2. http://www.canadiantheatre.com/dict.pl?term=Tarver%2C%20Jennifer 3. http://www.necessaryangel.com/staff-board/