Skylar Siben

Photo Credit: Kyle Prue

Bachelor of Fine Arts
Theatre Performance; Directing
Honors

Skylar Siben is from San Diego, California. She has had a love of theatre for almost as long as she can remember, performing at places such as The Old Globe and Moonlight Amphitheater. Now, she works backstage as a playwright, director, and producer and is even branching out into the field of screenwriting. At the University of Michigan, she has worked with student organizations, Basement Arts and Blank Space, directing This is Our Youth, by Kenneth Lonergan and writing her own plays, Damn Good TV, Her Jason, and most recently, Party Princess for University Production’s Playfest. Her Senior Directing Thesis, The Long Months, is an entirely original visual album. It will be coming out on April 30th and you can view it and her other original works on her youtube channel.

Achievements

Director of Senior Thesis The Long Months – University Productions
Dramaturg Death of a Salesman (starring Alec Baldwin) – University Musical Society
Director This Is Our Youth<.em> – Basement Arts
Associate Director, Basement Arts
Playwright Damn Good TV – Blank Space Workshop
Playwright Party Princess – University Productions
Assistant Director Flint – University Productions