Kristan Seemel is fervid about new plays. He has directed the world premieres of Mary-Kate Olsen is in Love by Mallery Avidon, The Electric Lighthouse by Ed Himes (both at The Flea), MUTT by Lava Alapai and The Vespiary by Matthew Zrebski. Pacific Northwest regional premieres of Carlos Murillo’s Mimesophobia, Paula Vogel’s The Long Christmas Ride Home and Mac Wellman’s A Murder of Crows. Recent revivals: The Threepenny Opera, The Duchess of Malfi and Gertrude Stein’s Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights(Portland Dramatic Critics Circle Award for Directing). Kristan has developed plays at Playwrights Horizons (SuperLab), Target Margin Theater and Portland Center Stage. Associate Artist at the Flea Theater, Tribeca, NYC. MFA Directing Brown.
Blowout Theatre Credits
- Lost Teeth (Director, 2017)