Jean Randich has been directing emerging work and new looks at classic plays for the past fifteen years both in New York and regionally. She has also directed in Germany and Norway. Jean is the winner of the NEA/TCG Director Fellowship, a Fox Foundation Grant to work in Norway, and has served as the George Abbott Resident Director at New Dramatists. She was commissioned by the Dallas Opera to write the libretto for a chamber opera, The Miraculous Phonograph Record. As a writer, Jean, her collaborators, and Page 73 Productions were awarded a 2002 Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation grant for their musical, The Unknown. The Unknown was presented in Joe’s Pub as part of the Public Theater’s 2004 New Work Now Festival. A professor of Drama at Bennington College, Jean received a Masters in Creative Writing from Brown University and an MFA in Directing from the Yale School of Drama.
Masters in Creative Writing, Brown University
MFA in Directing, Yale School of Drama.