Jay Paul Skelton
Jay is a practice-as-research doctoral candidate at Kingston University where his work centres on the intersection of Viewpoints and Stanislavsky. He was trained in Viewpoints by the SITI Company (Anne Bogart, Artistic Director) in 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2015. He has also provided workshops at Central School of Speech and Drama, Rose Bruford College and Kingston University. Jay was Assistant Professor at the University of Notre Dame (2004-2012) where he also served as Artistic Director of the Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival, the professional theatre in residence. He received his MFA in Directing from The Theatre School at DePaul University and MA in Classical Theatre from Kingston University. Jay has written, produced, or directed over 125 productions in London, New York, Chicago and Boston.