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Employment History

Teacher

Carnegie Mellon University

Teacher

University of California

Head of the Acting Programme

Yale University

Chairman of Theatre

York University

Dean of Theater

California Institute of the Arts

Affiliations

Board Member
Texas Educational Theatre Association Inc

Early Member
The Second City

Education

Theatre

York University

BSc

Northwestern University

MA

Northwestern University

Master Teacher

National Institute of Dramatic Art

Master Teacher

Victorian College of Art

PhD

Northwestern University

graduate degree

Indiana University

master teacher

National Theatre Institute at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center

master teacher

National Theatre School

master teacher

O'Neill Theatre Institute

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Bio

www.americanshakespearecollective.com [cached]

Benedetti was an early member of Chicago's Second City Theatre, and has taught acting for more than 30 years at schools including Carnegie-Mellon University, The National Theatre School of Canada, and the University of California. He has directed at many regional theatres, including the Tyrone Guthrie Theatre and the Melbourne Theatre Company, and at various Shakespeare festivals. As president of Ted Danson's Anasazi Productions at Paramount Studios, he has won Emmys for producing Miss Evers' Boys and A Lesson Before Dying for HBO. Benedetti has written six books on acting and film production, including The Actor at Work, (9th edition), The Actor in You (3rd edition), and Action! Acting for Film and Television. He was chairman of theatre at York University in Toronto, head of the acting program at the Yale School of Drama, and dean of theater at the California Institute of the Arts. In 2005 he received the Lifetime Career Achievement Award from the Association for theatre in higher education.


From 1974 to 1981, Benedetti ...

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From 1974 to 1981, Benedetti was Dean of the School of Theatre at the California Institute of the Arts.Before that, he served as Head of the Acting Program at the Yale Drama School, Chairman of Theatre at York University in Toronto, and Master Teacher at Carnegie-Mellon University.He has also been a Master Teacher at the National Theatre School of Canada, the National Institute of Dramatic Art and the Victorian College of Art in Australia, and the O'Neill Theatre Institute.

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Published on www.tetatx.com with the special permission of Robert Benedetti
THE COURAGE TO TEACH
TheatreFest 2007 Keynote Address
By Robert Benedetti, PhD


CalArts - School of Film and Video Faculty: Robert Benedetti

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Robert BenedettiCalArts - School of Film and Video Faculty: Robert Benedetti

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Robert Benedetti
Film Directing
Dr. Robert Benedetti has won two Emmys as producer of the Best Television Movie.
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Benedetti was named Producer of the Year by the Producers Guild of America.
In 1999 he produced A Lesson Before Dying, also for HBO, which won Emmys for Best Picture and Best Script, the Humanitas Prize and was named Best TV Movie of the Year by the National Board of Review, and also won the prestigious Peabody Award.
Also in 1999, Benedetti was Executive Producer of the Showtime film Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within, starring Timothy Hutton and Joan Plowright.
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From 1974 to 1981, Benedetti was dean of the School of Theatre at the California Institute of the Arts.Before that, he served as head of the acting program at the Yale Drama School and chairman of theatre at York University in Toronto.He has been a master teacher at the National Theatre School of Canada, the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Australia and the O'Neill Theatre Institute.
His 1970 book, The Actor at Work, is now in its eighth edition.
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Benedetti holds a doctorate from Northwestern University.He is married, with three children and four grandchildren.


Quantum Leap Episode Guide at Al's Place - All-Americans

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Robert Benedetti (Coach)

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Robert Benedetti (Coach) -
After researching him, I am firmly of the opinion that Robert Benedettiis a modern day renaissance man. Want proof?Read on!
Dr. Robert Benedetti (he holds a doctorate from Northwestern University)has won two Emmys as producer of the Best Television Movie.The first
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In 1996 Mr. Benedetti wore
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man', some of Mr. Benedetti's achievements include:
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Mr. Benedetti has been a master teacher at the National Theatre Schoolof Canada, the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Australia and theO'Neill Theatre Institute.
I ask again, anyone not impressed yet?
Robert Benedetti is an accomplished published writer.One example ofhis talent as a writer is the book he wrote in 1970 titled 'The Actor atWork'; that book is presently in its 8th printing.
Others books Mr. Benedetti has penned include:
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And by absolutely no stretch, last, Mr. Benedetti is married, with threechildren (--tongue in cheek question from yours truly to Mr. B , when onEarth did you have time?!) and four grandchildren.*
*This is the link ....http://www.calarts.com/schools/film/faculty/benedetti_robert.html....tothe website that was the source of this wealth of information on themulti-talented Mr. Benedetti.


Quantum Leap Episode Guide at Al's Place - All-Americans

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Robert Benedetti (Coach)

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Robert Benedetti (Coach) –
After researching him, I am firmly of the opinion that Robert Benedetti is a modern day renaissance man. Want proof? Read on!
Dr. Robert Benedetti (he holds a doctorate from Northwestern University) has won two Emmys as producer of the Best Television Movie. The first
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Prior to those illustrious triumphs, Mr. Benedetti’s talents extended into not just writing but producing as well. In 1996 Mr. Benedetti wore
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man’… some of Mr. Benedetti’s achievements include:
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Mr. Benedetti has been a master teacher at the National Theatre School of Canada, the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Australia and the O'Neill Theatre Institute.
I ask again… anyone not impressed yet?
Robert Benedetti is an accomplished published writer. One example of his talent as a writer is the book he wrote in 1970 titled ‘The Actor at Work’; that book is presently in its 8th printing.
Others books Mr. Benedetti has penned include:
...
And by absolutely no stretch, last, Mr. Benedetti is married, with three children (--tongue in cheek question from yours truly to Mr. B … when on Earth did you have time?!) and four grandchildren.*
*This is the link .... http://www.calarts.com/schools/film/faculty/benedetti_robert.html....to the website that was the source of this wealth of information on the multi-talented Mr. Benedetti.

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