stage director and writer
Paris native Dominique Serrand, who is co-artistic director of The Moving Company, was artistic director and one of the co-founders of Theatre de la Jeune Lune from 1978 to 2008. He studied at the Ecole Jacques Lecoq in Paris. He has acted, conceived, directed, and designed sets, lights and video for most productions of Jeune Lune and The Moving Company for over 30 years, concentrating primarily on directing. He has also staged several operas. He has directed on stages such as Berkeley Rep, Playmakers, La Jolla Playhouse, Yale Repertory Theatre, American Repertory Theatre, Actors Theater of Louisville, the Guthrie Theater, Children’s Theatre Company, the Alley Theatre, and the Shakespeare Theatre Company of D.C., amongst others. His awards include 2006 Best Production honors for The Miser in Boston, Houston, San Diego, Minneapolis and San Francisco; a 2005 Tony Award for Best Regional Theater; and being named a 2005 USA ARTIST Fellow, Ford and Bush Fellow. He has also been knighted by the French Government in the order of Arts and Letters.