Taibi Magar ’14

Taibi Magar is an Egyptian-American, Obie-winning director based in New York, and a graduate of the Brown/Trinity Rep MFA program. Trinity Rep: A Christmas Carol (2014), The Hunchback of Seville. New York: Blue Ridge starring Marin Ireland and The Great Leap starring BD Wong, Atlantic Theatre Company; Is God Is, Soho Rep, NYT Critics Pick, 2018 Obie Award; Master, The Foundry, NYT Critics Pick; Underground Railroad Game, Ars Nova, NYT Critics Pick. Regional: A.R.T., Woolly Mammoth Theatre, Alley Theatre, The Guthrie Theater, and Seattle Repertory Theatre, among others. International: Hamburg Festival, Edinburgh Festival, Malthouse Theatre (Melbourne), and Soho Theatre (London). Other: She is the recipient of a Stephen Sondheim Fellowship, Oregon Shakespeare Festival Fellowship, Public Theater Shakespeare Fellowship, and TFANA Actors and Director Project Fellowship. Taibi is an alumni of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab and a NYTW Usual Suspect. Upcoming: We Live in Cairo, A.R.T., Boston; The Christians, Chautauqua Theater Company; Spring Awakening, Houston TUTS.