Robert Ramirez

Director

Robert Ramirez

Director, The River Bride

(2014 bio) Robert is returning for his third Season at APT. Last season he coached Two Gentlemen of Verona, Dickens In America and Rosencrantz And Guildenstern Are Dead. Prior to that, he coached Twelfth Night, directed by David Frank. He has also served as Voice and Text Coach for the Illinois Shakespeare Festival and has performed as an actor with the New York, Utah, Illinois, Alabama, Baltimore and Wisconsin Shakespeare Festivals as well as numerous theaters in the New York City Area. He has been an award-winning Voice Artist and narrator of audio books for the past seventeen years and is a long-time member of the Recorded Books Repertory Company. Robert received his M.F.A. in Acting from the PTTP at the University of Delaware and has served on the voice and speech faculties at The University of Illiniois at Urbana-Champaign, Marymount Manhattan College and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. This fall he will join the faculty of the department of theatre and dance at UT Austin, where he will be the new Head of their Acting Program. Robert is a proud member of the Voice and Speech Trainers Association and serves on the board of directors of the University/Resident Theatre Association.