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    Mary Zimmerman

    Northwestern University, Lookingglass & Goodman Theatres

    Mary Zimmerman is a Chicago theatre writer and director whose works include The Arabian Nights, Journey to the West, Argonautika and The Odyssey. She is a 1998 recipient of the MacArthur "Genius" Fellowship and a 2002 Tony Award winner for her Metamorphoses on Broadway. Recently she has begun directing for the Metropolitan Opera. She is the Jaharis Professor of Performance Studies at Northwestern University.

    Past Events

    Sunday, Oct 9 2011

    4 PM

    Perhaps the most characteristic to the definition of poetry is its unwillingness to truly be defined. Acclaimed poets and writers explore the... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Poetry Foundation

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