My Work

Below is my theatre resume. For more film, advertising, branding, writing, etc, see my LinkedIn page or email emasuntalyon@gmail.com

Theatre
Directing
Honors

Drama League Directing Fellow

Geva Theatre Directing Fellow

Summa Cum Laude

Henshaw Directing Scholarship

Friends of Theatre & Drama      

     Scholarship

Phi Kappa Phi

Angell Scholar

University Honors

The Sword and the Stone/

    The Tempest (tour, premiere)

The Summoning

Women of Williams County

Breaking 100

Drama League Directing Fellow

As You Like It

The North Pool  (staged read)

Vanity Fair    (staged read)

Some of the Side Effects

Interior: Panic

Just to Get Married (staged read) 

The Arsonists  

Sonnet #69 (film) 

The Hothouse     

Trump Rally 

Get Versed Poetry Event   

Measure for Measure             

Hamlet                                        

Bright Ideas                                

Quad Life (staged reading)

A Midsummer Night's Dream  

by Mona Smith

by Charlotte Ahlin

by Karly Thomas

by Michael Bonventre

by William Shakespeare

by Rajiv Joseph

by Kate Hamill

by David Shaw

by Tennessee Williams

by Cicely Hamilton

by Max Frisch 

for The Sonnet Project  

by Harold Pinter  

by Sean Pollock

for InsideOut Literary Arts 

by William Shakespeare   

by William Shakespeare 

by Eric Coble 

by Lauren Jordan 

by William Shakespeare     

Skills

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP

ADOBE INDESIGN

ADOBE PREMIERE

FINAL CUT PRO
HEADSHOTS/PHOTOGRAPHY
POWERPOINT
WORD
EXCEL

VIDEO/AUDIO EQUIPMENT
 

 

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

New York Theatre Festival  *Best Actress Nom

M.I.T.F. *Won Best Ensemble

Gene Frankel Theatre

Classical Program

SUNY Brockport, Geva Directing Fellow

Hornet's Nest, Geva Theatre

HVSF2, Hudson Valley Shakespeare

United Solo Festival, NYC  *Won Best Premiere

FringeNYC, Hedgepig Ensemble *Won Best Actress 

The Pearl Theatre, Pick Your Poison         

DCTV Firehouse, NYC

New York Shakespeare Exchange

Studio One

The Dirty Blonde's Resistor Project

Detroit Institute of Art Film Theatre

Mendelssohn Theatre

Mendelssohn Theatre 

Studio One

U.Michigan Playfest, *Hopwood Award Winner

Whittier Auditorium

Literary

Literary Manager                      

Dramaturg

Editor                                   

Production Assistant           

Production Assistant            

Script Editor/PA               

Story Director/Writer                           

Theatre BEDLAM

Sense & Sensibility

Some of the Side Effects

In The Labyrinth (workshop)   

Sumner Falls (reading)   

Readings for Julie Taymor 

Filmic Productions

BEDLAM, 2014 - 2016

BEDLAM, dir. Eric Tucker, by Kate Hamill  *NYTimes Critics' Pick

United Solo, by David Shaw   *Best Premiere

Yale Rep, dir. Rachel Chavkin, by Dan LaFranc

dir. Charles Goforth, by Michael Parsons 

Theatre for a New Audience, NYC

Filmic Productions: Co-founder, 2011-2013   

Dead Dog Park

The Tempest

Twelfth Night                           

The Tempest

Boris Godunov                          

Orphan of Zhao

The Winter's Tale  

Hamlet (Off- Broadway)                                 

Julius Caesar                                                    
Much Ado About Nothing                                

Cloud 9                                                   

Merry Wives of Windsor          

The Winter's Tale                      

Self Defense                             

Assistant Directing

 

dir. Eric Tucker

dir. Michael Greif  

dir. Rebecca Taichman 

dir. Jim Calder

dir. Sir Michael Boyd   

dir. Greg Doran   

dir. Michael Sexton 

dir. Eric Tucker     

dir. Damon Horowitz 

dir. Kate Mendeloff 

dir. Tim Ocel     

dir. Kate Mendeloff       

dir. Kate Mendeloff       

dir. Emilie Samuelsen 

BEDLAM, 59E59

The Public's Shakespeare in the Park, SDCF Observership 

Old Globe Theatre - Drama League Directing Fellow

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival - Drama League Fellow

Royal Shakespeare Company residency

Royal Shakespeare Company residency

The Pearl Theatre, NYC

BEDLAM, Lynn Redgrave Theatre

The Oracular Theatre, NYC  

Shakespeare in the Arb

University Productions

Shakespeare in the Arb 

Shakespeare in the Arb

Rude Mechanicals, MI

More Shakespeare

 

Ambassador Program                                               

Assistant Teacher: "Shakespeare on Stage"       

Globe Summer Program                                           

Associate Producer                                                     

Shakespeare Society, NYC

University of Michigan, Prof. Martin Walsh

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, London

Rude Mechanicals, MI

 

2010 - present

2010 - present

Education
University of Michigan – BFA: Directing

​Summa Cum Laude