Cyndy Marion - Playwright and director
A native New Yorker, Cyndy was named one of nytheatre.com's “People of the Year” for 2007. She recently directed the world premiere of her new play YOU ARE PERFECT for WHTC. Other WHTC directing credits include: A CAVALIER FOR MILADY, A PERFECT ANALYSIS GIVEN BY A PARROT, EYES FOR CONSUELA, I CAN'T IMAGINE TOMORROW, 'NIGHT, MOTHER, SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER, CLOTHES FOR A SUMMER HOTEL, SMALL CRAFT WARNINGS, IN THE BAR OF A TOKYO HOTEL, BURIED CHILD, THE LATE HENRY MOSS, STATES OF SHOCK, A LIE OF THE MIND, TRUE WEST and the Workshop productions of HALF and FREEZER DREAMS. Other directing credits include: the world premieres of THE BOOK OF LAMBERT and MINA by Obie-winner Leslie Lee (La MaMa E.T.C.), PB&J (NYC International Fringe Festival), LA TURISTA and RED CROSS (Michael Chekhov Theatre Co.), TWISTER WITH AN OCTOPUS and ARTHUR MURRAY TAUGHT ME DANCING IN A HURRY (The Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre), FOOL FOR LOVE and MUD (Brooklyn College), LAST TRAIN TO NIBROC (American Theatre of Actors), 12 ANGRY MEN and FIGHTING THE GORILLA (Riant Theatre) and THE MANDALA (The White Heron Inc.). She has directed readings of new plays for WHTC, La MaMa E.T.C., New Dramatists, Theater for the New City, and PRTT. Cyndy holds an MFA in Directing from Brooklyn College where she was the 2001 recipient of the Joel Zwick Scholarship in directing. She is a member of The Players, The Stage Directors and Choreographers Society and The Dramatists Guild.