Jacob Gallagher- Ross
Third season: Dramaturge of Cymbeline and The Matchmaker and assistant dramaturge of Henry V. Stratford: Dramaturge of Twelfth Night, assistant dramaturge of The Tempest. Elsewhere: Dramaturge of Troilus and Cressida, The Robbers, Edward II (Yale School of Drama). Jacob is a doctoral candidate in the dramaturgy and dramatic criticism program at the Yale School of Drama, and an associate editor of Theater magazine. His essays have appeared in TDR, PAJ, TheatreForum, Theater and Canadian Theatre Review. He is a guest co-editor of “Digital Dramaturgies,” Theater’s upcoming special issue on theatre and new media, and a regular contributor to the Village Voice’s theatre section. In 2011, he participated in the inaugural session of the Mellon Summer School of Theater and Performance Research at Harvard University. Training: University of Toronto, Yale School of Drama. Awards: John W. Gassner Memorial Prizes for Criticism, 2007 and 2009 (Yale School of Drama).