导演 / 姚树华

姚树华是著名的舞台剧导演,执导过的舞台剧近三十出,种类繁多,包括莎士比亚(Shakespeare)诗剧的《威尼斯商人》(The Merchant of Venice),古伯特和苏利文(Gilbert and Sullivan)的轻歌剧《沧桑士海盗》(The Pirates of Penzance),现代剧中包括曹禺的《原野》、黄哲伦(David Henry Hwang)的百老汇名剧《蝴蝶先生》(M. Butterfly)、品特(Pinter)的《爱人》(The Lover),布莱希特(Brecht)的疏离史诗剧场《四川的好女人》(The Good Woman of Setchuan),贝克特(Beckett)的荒谬剧《终局》(Endgame)。

她曾在美国西岸执剧场牛耳的“美国艺术剧院”(America Conservatory Theatre,简称ACT)担任六年的驻团导演以及助团长,也在该剧院发展新剧码的第二团“实验剧场”,任共同总监。

姚树华本身才华洋溢,所撰写的短篇小说、剧本及评论作品曾在台湾、法国及美国出版。她毕业于台湾大学中文系,是美国史丹佛大学亚洲戏剧博士,曾于国立艺术学院艺术硕士研究所、卫斯理女子学院、三藩市州立大学等多所知名学府任教多年。

作品年表(舞台剧)
作品
Rushmore, Anna Theresa Cascio, American Conservatory Theatre
The Great Fugue, Dakin Matthews, American Conservatory Theatre
Food and Shelter, Jane Anderson, American Conservatory Theatre
The Wilderness, Cao Yu, American Conservatory Theatre
Wink-dah, William Yellow Robe, American Conservatory Theatre
The Love of Don Perlimplin and Belisa In the Garden, Federico Garcia Lorca,
Conservatory, American Conservatory Theatre
FOB, David Henry Hwang, Conservatory, American Conservatory Theatre
Peking Man, Cao Yu, adapted by C. Yao, National Theatre of Taiwan
M. Butterfly, David Henry Hwang, co-directed with Robert Kelley, Theatreworks
Vital Signs, Jane Martin, Theatreworks
Holy Food, Jessica Hegadorn, Magic Theatre
The Merchant of Venice, W. Shakespeare, Asian American Theatre Company
The Sound of A Voice, The House of Sleeping Beauties, David Henry Hwang,
Asian American Theatre
Those Lips That Love’s Own Hand Did Make, Valley Shakespearean Festival
A New Age Is Dawning,Will Huddleston, California Theatre Center
The Lover, Harold Pinter, Phoenix Theatre
Graceland, Ellen Byron, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Pirates of Penzance, W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan, Stanford Savoyards
Ruddigore, W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan, Stanford Savoyards
Tienanmen, Yau-gene Chan, University of California, Los Angeles
The Good Woman of Setzuan, Bertolt Brecht. Wellesley College Theatre
Endgame, Samuel Beckett. Wellesley College Theatre
L’Amfiparnaso, Orazio Vecchi, Wellesley College Theatre
Three Thousand Red Ants, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Dept. of Drama, Stanford University
Snow White, a play in Chinese written by myself, Dept. of Chinese Literature,National Taiwan University
作品年表(电影)
作品
Into the Subways, 16mm color, 18 minutes
A Day of Eric, 16mm, black and white, 12 minutes
Empire of Silver
作品年表(小说创作、文学理论)
作品
“Cloud is Gone, ” Pioneer, Taipei
“Flowers from Angels,” Modern Literature, no. 47, Taipei
“The Ball,” Modern Literature, no. 48, Taipei
“The End,” Youth Literature, no. 36-3, Taipei
“Epitaph,” The New Waves, no.23, Taipei: 1971
“The Design Within: The symbolic Structure in Hsi- hsiang-chi,” Etudes d’Histoire et de Litterature Chinoises, Paris
Review:“Popular Chinese Literature and Performing Arts in the people’s Republic of China, 1949-1979,” ed.by Bonnie S. McDougall, Modern Chinese Literature. Vol. 3, San Franisco,
“Doerh,”Literature Quarterly, no. 3, Taipei