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SCHAUSPIELERIN, PROFESSORIN, REGISSEURIN, CERTIFIED MEISNER TEACHER, GASTDOZENTIN
Nyalls Hartman (Nikki Hart) is an SDC Theatre Director with interests in Theatre of Social Conscience, Magical Realism, Solo Performance, and Farce. Nikki was the Founding Artistic Director of The People’s Repertory Theatre Company, a company dedicated to Theatre of Social Action. Repeatedly recognized for their directing, Nikki’s production of Noises Off! received 10 Awards for Excellence from the Kennedy Center’s American College Theatre Festival and their production of Samuel Beckett’s Rough for the Theatre 1 was produced at The National Symposium on Samuel Beckett. As director/ dramaturg-in-residence, Nikki was responsible for devising, writing, and directing the New York production of Voices with The New York Institute of Dance and The Kaleidoscope Dance Company. Noted for their ensemble work, recent credits include: the world-premiere of Susan McCully’s delicious farce Voracious, David Auburn’s Proof, Melanie Marnich’s These Shining Lives, Sarah Ruhl’s Eurydice, and the multiple award-winning production of Diana Son’s Stop Kiss.
A committed educator and working professional, Nikki is a certified Meisner Acting Teacher and an Associate Professor of Theatre at the University of Maryland Baltimore County.