Atelier Past Faculty

Dan Rothenberg

Dan Rothenberg headshot

Photo courtesy Dan Rothenberg


Dan Rothenberg is a co-founder and co-artistic director of Pig Iron Theatre Company. He has directed almost all of Pig Iron’s original performance works, including the OBIE Award-winning Chekhov Lizardbrain and Hell Meets Henry Halfway. Pig Iron’s work has toured to 15 countries on 4 continents, with stops at the Humana Festival, Edinburgh Fringe, Under the Radar, TR Warszawa, Konfrontacje Teatralne Festival, and Tokyo Performing Arts Market. Dan has also directed three critically-acclaimed premieres by Toshiki Okada for the Play Company in NYC, a national tour for the Acting Company, and collaborations with the alt-comedy group Berserker Residents, new music outfit Bowerbird, and Sweden’s Teater Slava. Dan teaches physical theater at the Pig Iron/UArts MFA Program. He is a Pew Fellow and USA Artists Knight Fellow.


Campus Address

Lewis Arts complex
122 Alexander Street