Stephen Kaliski, MFA
Steve Kaliski, Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre at Davidson, is a theatrical director and playwright. He was recently the Resident Director of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Broadway. He is a cofounder of Adjusted Realists, where credits include Eliza Bent’s The Beyoncé (A.R.T./New York), the 59E59 productions of Gluten! (writer/director), and The Briefly Dead (writer; nominated for Outstanding Original Full-Length Script, NYIT Awards). He was the SDC Traube Fellow on Evita (Broadway) and Assistant Director of Three Sisters (Classic Stage Company). With a BA from Davidson and MFA in directing from Brooklyn College, he has taught acting, directing, public speaking, and master classes on leadership and joy at Brooklyn College, Long Island University Post, New York University, Fordham, Yale, The Professional Performing Arts School, Talent Unlimited High School, and Borough of Manhattan Community College.