SETC 2014 Convention has ended

Doreen Bechtol

Mary Baldwin College
MFA Company Manager
Staunton, VA
Doreen Bechtol is the Master of Fine Arts Company Manager and Director of Training for the Shakespeare and Performance program at Mary Baldwin College. As a physical trainer, her approach blends several modes of training, such as: Suzuki and Viewpoints, acrobatics, dance, and yoga. As the director of the MFA Company’s devised show, she developed her brand of ensemble-based work for creating original performance through years of training with the SITI Company and with Joseph Chaikin. She worked at the American Shakespeare Center (ASC) for over ten years both as a performer, choreographer, and educator in the Resident Troupe at the Blackfriars Playhouse. Doreen is also a co-founding member of the Performers Exchange Project, a company dedicated to the creation of new and original work.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, March 6