Ivan Zizek, Actor



Ivan Zizek has performed in such theatres as the Folger Theatre, Arena Stage, The Kennedy Centre, The Globe Theatre (London), The Orange Tree Theatre, the Flashpoint, and the Source Theatre as well as a number of festivals such as the Maryland Shakespeare Festival, Capital Fringe, Edingburg Fringe (Scotland) and more. His curious nature has led to various academic degrees including the: 


MPhil in Performance Practice from Exeter University. My area of research and writing relates to the creation of an Actor training methodology for ‘presentational’ stages. Research is based on a 3 year residency at Shakespeare’s Globe in London.

MFA in staging Shakespeare: Exeter University, Exeter, UK

BA in Theatre Arts: Western Oregon University, Monmouth, Oregon

BADC (British Academy of Dramatic Combat) Advanced Certificate
BASSC (British Academy of Stage and Screen Combat) Basic Certificate



To view a brief excerpt from the interview regarding the topic of auditioning CLICK HERE.

RT: 3:44


To view the entire video of the interview CLICK HERE.

RT: 18:02

Complete Text Interview with Ivan Zizek - July 22, 2016
Complete Text Interview with Ivan Zizek
Sitting on the porch of his cabin on the grounds of the Okoboji Summer Theatre in Okoboji, Iowa, I sat down with cast mate and guest professional actor, Ivan Zizek to discuss his journey as an actor. We touched on several topics that may be of interest to those in college regarding the real world and striving to make a living in the theatre.
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