Bridget Bailey (T'06)
Winter 2009 - Bridget Bailey (T’06) has toured her one woman show Child Of Hungry Times (directed by Jay O'Berski) to Seattle (Editor's Pick, Seattle Weekly), Moscow, and New York City. In June 2009, she performed the show at the New York City fringe festival, Planet Connections, and won an "Outstanding Production of a Solo-Show" award. Most recently, the show was picked up by the University of Pittsburgh-Bradford as part of an annual art series. Bailey recently filmed an independent short, The Fortune Writer, and associate produced the feature documentary, Sky Dancer. Bailey currently lives in New York City and serves as the Associate Director of the New York Theatre Barn, a theater company dedicated to the development and production of evocative new works.
Summer 2007 - Bailey, spent the last 10 months in Moscow studying acting, after touring her thesis show, Child of Hungry Times to Seattle. She just closed the international premiere of Child of Hungry Times, directed by her master teacher Igor Lisov. Ludmilla Petrushevskaya, the author upon whose work she based the show, attended the premiere. She will study acting with Anne Bogart and Tadashi Suzuki's SITI Company in their summer workshop in Saratoga, New York.
Summer 2006 - Bailey is currently working on a Seattle production of Child of Hungry Times with funding from her Benenson Award. She looks forward to working with Jay O'Berski, the director of the original production, who will be directing the new and improved version of the show she created for her Senior Distinction Project in Theater.