Amy Glazer

Amy Glazer

Office: HGH 104
Phone: (408) 924-4585
Email: amy.glazer@sjsu.edu

Amy Glazer has directed numerous West Coast, American, and World premieres. Recent productions include The Model Apartment at Traveling Jewish Theatre and Animals Out of Paper, Shining City, and The Scene at SF Playhouse, where she serves as Associate Artistic Director. For Magic Theatre, where she was an associate artist for a decade, her work included Sam Shepard's The God Of Hell, Rebecca Gilman's The Crowd You're In With,The Sweetest Swing in Baseball, Blue Surge and The American in Me, Steven Belber's Drifting Elegant and Tape, and Barry Gifford's Wyoming. For the Marin Theatre Company, Professor Glazer has directed What The Butler Saw, Frozen, Displaced, Life x 3, My Old Lady, The Music Lesson, Misalliance, Candida and Indiscretions. She has also directed plays for Eureka Theatre, TheatreWorks, and the Assembly Theatre at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland.

Professor Glazer's short film, Ball Lightning, premiered at the Locarno International Film Festival, and her feature film, Drifting Elegant, premiered at the Mill Valley Film Festival and is distributed by Cinetic Media and available via VOD, Netflix, and Amazon. Seducing Charlie Barker by Theresa Rebeck premiered at the San Francisco International Film Festival this past year. All three films were developed from plays she had previously directed. Professor Glazer is a theatre and film professor at San José State University and heads the Theatre Arts program.