Arthur Bartow is the Artistic Director of the Department of Drama at the Tisch School of the Arts, New York University. Formerly he was the Associate Director of the Theatre Communications Group, NYC; Artistic Director of the New Playwrights Theatre in Washington, D.C., and Theatre of the Riverside Church, NYC. He is the author of The Director’s Voice. He has produced premieres of Miguel Piñero’s Short Eyes, Elizabeth Swados’ The Beautiful Lady, and Pheof Sutton’s Burial Customs. He is consultant to regional theatres and in various capacities to the NEA, the NYS Council on the Arts, the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, the Florida Professional Theatres Association, and the McKnight Fellowships.