Victoria Crutchfield

Voice Type: Apprentice Stage Director

Hometown: New York City, New York

Merola Roles: Not Applicable

Schools: Harvard University; James S. Marcus Directing Fellowship; The Juilliard School
Stephen Wadsworth (Juilliard), Scott Zigler, Tommy Derrah (Harvard), Stephen Webber (SITI Company), Mike Piazza, Jordan Lage (Atlantic Acting School), Emmanuelle Delpech (Movement Theater Studio), Lisa Rothe (Einhorn School of Performing Arts)
Major Roles or Experience: Manon; Second Nature; Dialogues des Carmélites; L'incoronazione di Poppea; La bohème; The Magic Flute; Cécile. Staged concerts at the Peabody Essex Museum, including Song Cycle, an art song experience.

Other Interests:

I spent last year teaching grammar and Shakespeare at my old middle school; I'm working on a rhyming verse translation of Victor Hugo's "Le roi s'amuse"; and I once sang at Carnegie Hall with Sting.

Languages and translation, opera in English, women's history, feminism, French drama especially Victor Hugo, theater with/for kids, education.

Upcoming: PE(T)ER, a retelling of Ibsen's Peer Gynt, to be workshopped at the Drama League