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Stasi Schaeffer stasi@stasischaeffer.com 07952651508 DIRECTING Don Giovanni (Revival Director) Boston Lyric Opera (Spring 2015) The Friends of Miss Dorian Gray A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Glasgow/The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen (March2014) Home Free Finborough Theatre, Vibrant Festival (Oct 2013) One Day This Will be Long Ago Opera Breve, Arches Live (Sept 2013) Toi Toi Toi Opera Breve, Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Aug 2013) DNA Pit & Balcony Theatre Co, Saginaw, MI (June 2013) Butterfly Kiss A Play, A Pie and A Pint,Glasgow(April 2013/March2014) Loyalty/Operation Phantom Fury A Play, A Pie and A Pint,Glasgow(Nov. 2012) La traviata (Staff Director) Scottish Opera Tour (Sept-Nov 2012/March2013) The Fragmented Life of Dorothy Lawrence Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Cockpit Theatre, Traverse Theatre (August 2012) Serov’s People A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Glasgow (Feb. 2012) Lessons with Chopin Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Aug. 2011) The Beginning in 5- Five Minute Theatre National Theatre of Scotland (June 2011) Dead Man’s Cell Phone The Arches, Glasgow (June 2011) God of Soho Tron Theatre, Glasgow The Hampstead Theatre, London The Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh(Sept. 2010) A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Sensory Theatre) On The Verge Festival, The Arches (July 2010) Marriage a la Mode (devised work) On The Verge Festival, The Arches (July 2010) Stardust, Meeting Without End, Turtle Shell Theatre Company New York, NY Odysseus Swims for It, Together Alone Summer Shorties Festival (Aug. 2009) The Echo Boomers on Black Bear Pond Meat & Bone Theatre Co, Brooklyn,NY(Feb. 2009) Sugar Pit & Balcony Theatre Co, Saginaw, MI (May 2009) Anatomy of a Murder The Bay City Players, Bay City, MI (Sept. 2007) Reefer Madness The 303 Collective, Saginaw, MI (June 2007) Cabaret Pit & Balcony Theatre Co, Saginaw, MI(Feb. 2007) The Music Man (in Concert) Saginaw Choral Society, Saginaw, MI (Jan. 2007) The Rocky Horror Show The 303 Collective, Saginaw, MI (Aug. 2006) The Medium and Suor Angelica Pit & Balcony Theatre Co, Saginaw, MI (June 2006) Topdog/Underdog The 303 Collective, Saginaw, MI (March 2006) A Wonderful Life Pit & Balcony Theatre Co, Saginaw, MI (Dec.2005) Yo tambien hablo de la rosa (I Too Speak of the Rose) The 303 Collective, Saginaw, MI (Oct. 2005) Lucky Stiff Pit & Balcony Theatre Co, Saginaw, MI Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Pit & Balcony Theatre Co, Saginaw, MI

Assistant Directing Dialogues des Carmelites (Staff Director) Royal Opera House (June 2014) Don Giovanni (Assistant Director to Sir Thomas Allen Scottish Opera (October2013) In An Alien Landscape (Assistant Director to Julie Ellen) Birds of Paradise Theatre Co (Feb 2013) La traviata (Assistant Director to Annilese Miskimmon) Scottish Opera (Sept 2012/March 2013)

Tosca (Assistant Director to Jonathan Cocker) Scottish Opera Glasgow (May 2012) Opera Highlights (Assistant Director to Pia Furtado) Scottish Opera Glasgow (January 2012)

Edwin Morgan’s Dreams and Other Nightmares Tron Theatre Glasgow(October 2011) (Assistant Director to Andy Arnold) Baltamire(Assistant Director to Julie Ellen) Play, Pie & Pint-Oran Mor, Glasgow (Nov. 2010) Richard III (AD to Mark Saunders) Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama Glasgow, Scotland and Essen, Germany (May 2010)

RELATED EXPERIENCE TUTOR-Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Introduction to Directing DRAMATURG-A Piece of Mind-Down the Rabbit Hole Theatre Co.-Scottish Mental Health Festival AWARDED Federation of Scottish Theatre Assistant Director Bursary-Scottish Opera


ASSISTED Hugh Hodgart-Directing course at Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama OBSERVERSHIPS with Matthew Warchus (La Bete), Dominic Hill (Heaven), John Kazek (The Seagull), Sir Tom Allen (The Barber of Seville) FRANTIC ASSEMBLY WORKSHOP London LINCOLN CENTER’S DIRECTORS LAB WEST Pasadena Playhouse Pasadena, CA DEVELOPER/LEADER – CLAP for Kids – Youth Arts Program Temple Theatre, Saginaw, MI ACTING COACH – Hide, Seek, Kill – Feature Film WORKSHOP LEADER – YOU’RE HIRED! Interview techniques you can use-Michigan Works! THEATRE FACULTY – Interlochen Arts Camp - Interlochen, MI (2003-2004) ARTIST IN RESIDENCE Bay Arts Council – Bay City Public Schools, Bay City, MI EDUCATION ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND DRAMA MA Classical and Contemporary Text-Directing-November 2010 BOSTON UNIVERSITY – School for the Arts Bachelor of Fine Arts Major: Theatre Studies Minor: Art History

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