Visiting Artists 2020

Forrest McClendon Visiting Artist 2020

Tony Award-nominee Forrest McClendon is an artist and educator, widely known for his performance in THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS, which he reprised in London (Young Vic/Garrick). A recipient of the Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship for top regional stage actors in the United States, Forrest will return to Broadway this spring in THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN.


Artistic director of the Taipei-based Riverbed Theatre Company, Craig Quintero has written and directed over 40 original image-based performances, including productions at Taiwan’s National Experimental Theatre (Taipei), Theatre Mouffetard (Paris), Alte Teuerwache (Mannheim), Fritz (Stuttgart), Theatre Le Funambule (Avignon), Theatre de la Condition des Soies (Avignon), the Esplanade Studio The


Obie Award-winner Jennifer Kidwell's performer-driven theater work addresses the complexities of race and notions of American history with sharp intelligence and wry humor.


Internationally renowned Obie Award-winning director and playwright, Whitney Biennial invited artist, and Guggenheim Fellow, Richard Maxwell will create an installation at the Rubenstein Arts Center where participants play members of staff in a working restaurant.