Theater Guest Artists

Awoye Timpo

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Awoye Timpo is a freelance theater director. Directing credits include Paradise Blue (Long Wharf Theatre), Good Grief (Vineyard Theatre), The Revolving Cycles Truly and Steadily Roll’d (Playwrights Realm), The Homecoming Queen (Atlantic Theater), Skeleton Crew (Chester Theater), Sister Son/ji (Billie Holiday Theater), Carnaval (National Black Theatre), Ndebele Funeral (59E59, South African tour, Edinburgh Festival), In the Continuum (Juilliard). Her credits as producer include CLASSIX, a reading series exploring classic plays by Black playwrights. Timpo's other work includes ABC/Disney, Cherry Lane, Fire This Time, Ma-Yi, New Black Fest, New Dramatists, NOW Africa, PEN World Voices, Royal Shakespeare Company, Lincoln Center Directors Lab, Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and WNYC.