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Amy Claussen 951.285.3517 www.AmyIsAWriter.



ARTISTIC WRITING Hungry Play Primary Stages, NY Penguin Repertory, NY Perry-Mansfield, CO The Starchaser Winkle (in development) Starring Elizabeth Taylor Off with Her Maidenhead Game Narrative Game Narrative Play Musical San Francisco, CA San Francisco, CA Hangar Theatre, NY Finger Lakes Musical Theatre, NY Carnegie Mellon University, PA White Elephant Play NYC Fringe Festival, NY (off-Bway) Garage Theatre Company, NJ Paul Gleason Theatre, CA Carnegie Mellon University, PA Perry-Mansfield, CO Allegheny Riverstone Arts, PA The City That Never Sleeps Out to Dry Play Play Sandbox Theatre Company, CA YoungArts Showcase, FL

PROFESSIONAL WRITING Beyond Pix Idyllwild Arts Foundation Sandbox Theatre Company Variations Theatre Group City Theatre Daryl Roth Productions Web Content, Video Documentary/Interview Writer Grants and Fundraising Marketing and Press Releases, Grants and Fundraising, Video Grants and Fundraising, Video Grants and Fundraising Speech Writing, Marketing

AWARDS Emerging Artist Grant Directors Project Fellow Production Funding for White Elephant Resident Director, Hangar Theatre Transatlantic Arts Consortium The Drama League

Andrew Carnegie Scholar YoungArts Winner, Writing

Top University Award Silver Award Winner

Carnegie Mellon University NFAA/YoungArts

EDUCATION Carnegie Mellon University; University Honors Idyllwild Arts Academy; Valedictorian Jakarta International School EMPLOYMENT Beyond Pix Studios City Theatre Company Daryl Roth Productions Idyllwild Arts Foundation (Seasonal) Sandbox Theatre Company North Shore Music Theatre (Seasonal) Primary Stages Westport Country Playhouse New Noises Festival (Perry-Mansfield) Web and Video Content Writer Video Producer and PA Artistic Asst & Company Mgr Assistant to Producer Development Assistant Producing Director Education Faculty Artistic Intern Artistic Intern Directing Intern 2013 2012-2013 2010-2012 2009-2010 2007-2009 2005-2009 2005-2006 2008 2008 2005, 2007 San Francisco, CA San Francisco, CA Pittsburgh, PA New York, NY (Bway, Off-Bway) Idyllwild, CA New York, NY / Los Angeles, CA Beverly, MA New York, NY Westport, CT Steamboat Springs, CO BFA Drama (Directing and Playwriting) HS Diploma (Theatre Arts Concentration) High School Pittsburgh, PA Idyllwild, CA Jakarta, Indonesia

PUBLICATIONS Out to Dry, excerpt from play YoungArts Magazine 2006 NFAA/YoungArts

DIRECTING Love, Loss, and What I Wore (Assistant Director) by Nora and Delia Ephron Starring Elizabeth Taylor How I Became a Pirate Plaza Hotel Ballroom, a new play by Alice Austen Genetic Funk, a new play by Connie Eagan Fooling the Rain, a new play by Sharon Dilworth Outside the Box, an evening of emerging writers and composers One Flea Spare The City That Never Sleeps Three Sisters A Body of Water (Assistant Director) Bat Boy: The Musical! 2009 2008 2008 2007 2007 Carnegie Mellon University, PA Sandbox Theatre Company, CA Carnegie Mellon University, PA off-Broadway Sandbox Theatre Company, CA 2012 2012 2012 2011 2011 2006, 2007, 2009 Hangar Theatre, NY Hangar Theatre, NY Drama League NYC / Hangar Theatre, NY Chatham Univerity, PA Chatham University, PA Sandbox Theatre Company, CA 2009-2010 off-Broadway

Joe Turners Come and Gone Safekeeping Death on Flagler

2007 2006 2005

Carnegie Mellon University, PA Playground Festival, PA Playground Festival, PA