Teresa Thuman

Teresa Thuman

TERESA THUMAN (DIRECTOR) Teresa is thrilled to be back with BPA and this immensely creative and enthusiastic community of performers. At BPA, Teresa has directed HAIR, The Who’s Tommy, The Producers, Noises Off, Secret Garden, Urinetown, Kiss Me, Kate, and Little Shop of Horrors. Directing credits around Seattle include Othello, The Bacchae, Henry VIII, King John, As You Like It (GreenStage); A Little Night Music, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Big Fish, Sweeney Todd, Working, Down in the Valley, The Magic Flute, She Loves Me, The Impresario, Into the Woods, Working, Opera Workshop (Shoreline CC); The Book of Nathan (Theater Schmeater); Pericles (Cornish); Fiddler on the Roof, Anything Goes, High Society, My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra (SMT/CLO); Miracle Worker, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Tartuffe and Oliver! (Driftwood Players); and numerous fringe and new-work festivals. Teresa is the founder of Sound Theatre Company and has directed recent STC productions of The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, Holiday of Errors, School for Lies, 5 by Beckett, Dogg’s Hamlet, Cahoot’s Macbeth, The Belle of Amherst, and The Illusion among others. Teresa directs regularly in Oregon and California and served as Assistant Director for Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Teresa has taught at UW School of Drama PATP, UNC Chapel Hill, Shoreline Community College, Cornish College, George Fox University, Freehold ETI and served eight years as an Artist-in-Residence at PCPA Theatrefest in California, where she taught in the Conservatory and acted in over 30 productions.