Art on Art with Mimi McGurl
Topic: Art on Art: Mimi McGurl
Time: Jun 30, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
MIMI McGURL is a freelance director, dramaturg, and landscape gardener in the Catskills. She has collaborated with the Farm Arts Collective on Shakespeare on the Farm, with NACL on Courage, The Weather Project, Shakespeare’s Will, and The Lost Book of Lakewood House in director, dramaturg, and/or assistant director capacities. She has also served as dramaturg for LAVA, and directed plays at the Catskill Art Society (CAS), the Liberty Free Theatre, the WOW Cafe Theatre, 13th Street Rep, Chashama, the American Conservatory Theater (ACT), the Bay Area Playwrights Festival, Theatre Rhinoceros, and Highways. She has been adjunct faculty at NYU, ACT’s MFA program, Mills College, and at the University of California, Irvine where she received her MFA. Mimi has a PhD from Stanford University in Performance Studies but absolutely no formal training as a gardener. Just 15+ years of doing it with and for really great gardeners and their friends (and friends of friends) for cash.