Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
Amy Saltz to David Selby
Amy Saltz Biography ((?)-)
Born August 31, in Brooklyn, NY; daughter of Jerome L. (a budget director forthe Federation of Jewish Philanthropies) and Florence (an administrator forJewish Family Services; maiden name, Zunser) Saltz. Addresses: OFFICE--484 W. 43rd Street, Suite 17-B, New York, NY 10036. AGENT-- c/o Coleman-Rosenberg, 210 E. 58th Street, New York, NY 10022.
- FIRST OFF-BROADWAY WORK--Director, Play on the Times, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theatre, 1970.
- PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK; ALL AS DIRECTOR,UNLESS INDICATED Assistant director, Hair, Cheetah Theatre, then Public Theatre, both New York City, 1967.
- Touch, Village Arena Theatre, New York City, 1970.
- Romania and That's the Old Country, both New York Shakespeare Festival (NYSF), Public Theatre, 1970.
- The Minstrel Show, Interart Theatre, New York City, 1977; and Miss Reardon Drinks a Little, American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York City, 1978.
- The Stronger, Juilliard School of Music and Drama, New York City, 1978.
- Threads, Playmakers Repertory Theatre, Chapel Hill, NC, 1978.
- Funeral March for a One Man Band, St. Nicholas Theatre Company, then Ivanhoe Theatre, both Chicago, IL, 1978.
- A Voice of My Own, The Acting Company, New York City, 1978.
- Spoon River Anthology, Whole Theatre Company, Montclair, NJ, 1979.
- The Gin Game, Playmakers Repertory Theatre, 1979.
- The Shadow of Heroes, St. Nicholas Theatre Company, 1979.
- Dusa, Fish, Stas, and Vi, Juilliard School of Music and Drama, 1980.
- I'm Getting My Act Together and Taking It on the Road, Pittsburgh PublicTheatre, Pittsburgh, PA, 1980, then Ford's Theatre, Washington, DC, 1981.
- Loose Ends, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati, OH, 1980.
- Chocolate Cake and The Final Placement, both Actors Theatre of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 1980.
- Fishing, Second Stage Theatre, New York City, 1981.
- How Women Break Bad News, Circle Repertory Theatre, New York City, 1981.
- Propinquity and Star Gazing, both New York University, New York City, 1981.
- Ghosts of the Loyal Oak, WPA Theatre, New York City, 1981.
- Billy Bishop Goes to War, Actors Theatre of Louisville, 1981, and Bradford Theatre Center, Boston, MA.
- Medea, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, 1983.
- Win/Lose/Draw, Provincetown Playhouse, New York City, then O'Neill Playwrights Conference, New London, CT, both 1983.
- Isn't It Romantic?, Arena Stage, Washington, DC, 1985.
- 'night Mother, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Seattle, WA, 1985.
- Raw Youth, Playwrights Horizons, New York City, 1986, then O'Neill Playwrights Conference.
- A Midsummer Night's Dream, Whole Theatre Company, 1985.
- Sunday's Child, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1986.
- Reclaimed, Long Wharf Theatre, 1987.
- Deadfall, Actors Theatre of Louisville, 1987.
- Tiny Mommy, Playwrights Horizons, 1987.
- The Dining Room, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, NewBrunswick, NJ, 1987.
- Also directed Loose Ends, When You Comin' Back Red Ryder?, and Split/At Home, all New York University School of the Arts, New York City; Fool for Love, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Indianapolis,IN; Danny and the Deep Blue Sea, Joe Turner's Come and Gone, Stitchers and Starlight Talkers, AWOL, Saute, BloodBrothers, Open Heart, Neddy, Soulful Scream of the Chosen Son, Banner, and Jazz Wives, Jazz Lives, all O'Neill Playwrights Conference; A Streetcar NamedDesire, What the Butler Saw, The Fantasticks, The Hostage, Look Back in Anger, A Taste of Honey, and The Snow Queen, all Napa Valley Theatre Company.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION WORK; EPISODIC
- Director, Another World, NBC, 1986.
- Also directed Search for Tomorrow, CBS.
- Play on the Times, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theatre, New York City, 1970.
- co-author, Touch, Village Arena Theatre, New York City, 1970.
- The Minstrel Show, Interart Theatre, New York City, 1977.
- (adaptor) A Midsummer Night's Dream, Whole Theatre Company, Montclair, NJ, 1985.