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Associate Arts Professor, Program Head Theater Affiliation: NYU New York
Education: BA State University of New York (Fredonia); MFA City University of New York (Brooklyn)
Catherine Coray is the Director of the US-Middle East Playwright Exchange at the Lark Play Development Center in New York, which brings together writers, translators, directors and actors from the Middle East and ME diaspora. Coray has taught acting at the NYU TSOA Experimental Theatre Wing since 1991; she has also taught at Lang College, Smith College and Brooklyn College as well as in San Antonio De Los Baños and Havana, Cuba; Santiago, Chile; Minsk, Belarus; in Beirut; Cairo; and in Graz and Vienna, Austria. She is a member of the Lark Play Development Center's Artistic Cabinet and The Fence International Translation Network; she also serves on the Advisory Board of The Mercurian Translation Journal and the Editorial Board of Arab Stages.