Julie Taymor Set for Monday Nights at La MaMa on June 4
Moderated by producing director of Music-Theatre Group Diane Wondisford, the evening will include video clips from Taymor's productions as well as a discussion of her illustrious career and her work with La MaMa.
Taymor won Tony Awards for her direction and costumes of The Lion King and served as director and co-book writer for Broadway's Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. In addition she has directed four plays for Theatre for a New Audience, including Carlo Gozzi's The Green Bird, a production which was subsequently seen on Broadway. In addition she has directed movie versions of Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus and The Tempest.