TUTA Theatre Chicago's Zeljko Djukic Awarded Fulbright Scholar Grant and Names Successor
Zeljko Djukic (Courtesy of TUTA Theatre Chicago)
Zeljko Djukic, who, in 2001, co-founded the TUTA Theatre Chicago as Artistic Director, will now assume the role of Founding Director. He has elected TUTA Ensemble Member Jacqueline Stone to assume the role of Artistic Director starting September 1.
Djukic received the Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture at Drama Arts School in Belgrade, Serbia for the 2012-2013 school year. He will teach Modern American Dance abroad, but will continue to teach classes at TUTA as well.
Jacqueline Stone, formerly the Executive Director, is a co-founder of both TUTA and Sirens, the longest running all-female improv performance group in the country.
TUTA's latest production, The Dumb Waiter, by Harold Pinter and directed by Zeljko Djukic, runs July 19-August 18.
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