Robert Siegel’s plays have been performed Off Broadway at EST, the Houseman, NY Library For The Performing Arts at Lincoln Center and regionally at Charlotte Rep, Mill Hill Playhouse, The Carrack Modern Art, and most recently at the 2015 and now the 2018 NY International Fringe Festival He is an alumnus of Lee Strasberg’s Actor’s Studio (playwright and director’s unit). He received a commission for a one person play from F. Murray Abraham. A video excerpt is available on Vimeo (contact author for password).
He has written screenplays for Lumiere in New York and Film Magnum Oy in Finland. While living in NYC, he collaborated on theater projects for the Broadway Theater Institute, working with people recovering from homelessness and addiction. During that time he received grants from Poets and Writers Inc., Lila Wallace-Reader Digest Fund, NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Rockefeller Group, Shubert Organization. He was represented by Lois Berman, Sam Shepard’s literary agent and Helen Merrill.
He is a full member of the DGA.