Tom Ansart (circa 1950)
Resume of: Tom Ansart
10516 20th ave NE
Seattle, WA 98125
(206) 935- 8261
Shows Produced by Steeplechase Productions (2001-2011)
Tom Ansart, Producer
What Happened Was…(Tom Noonan) John Lowrie
A Couple of White Chicks Sitting Around Talking (John Noonan) John Lowrie
The Hothouse (Harold Pinter) Bill Dore
The Maids (Jean Genet) Isabelle Milinski
Criminal Hearts (Jane Martin) Karen Lane
Uncle Vanya (Anton Chekov) Jason Rasmussen
I’m Getting My Act Together…(Gretchen Cryer) Sabrina Prada
Seascape (Edward Albee) Jason Rasmussen
When We Dead Awaken (Henrik Ibsen) Francis Hearn
Reckless (Craig Lucas) Roger Tompkins
Jack and Jill (Jane Martin) Ilene Fins
The Millionairess (George Bernard Shaw) Roger Tompkins
Art (Yasmina Reza) Chris Mayse
The Gamblers (Fyodor Dostoevsky, adaptation by Tom Ansart) Dennis Kleinsmith
Huis Clos (Jean Paul Sartre, translation by Tom Ansart) Chris Mayse
Vixen a Reindeer Cabaret (Billie Wildrick) Billie Wildrick
Lettice and Loveage (Peter Shaffer) Mark Zufeld
Life X 3 (Yasmina Reza) Daniel Wilson
Les Romanesques (Edmond Rostand) Scott Taylor
The Cicada Tree (Tom Ansart) Tom Ansart
L’atelier d’écriture (Cesare Orioli) Margaretta Lantz
Nous Etions Assis sur le Rivage du Monde (José Pliya) Tom Ansart
Cannibales (José Pliya) Tom Ansart
Les Effracteurs (José Pliya) David Garfinkle
Complexe de Thénardier (José Pliya) Joseph Lavy
Balzac (Tom Ansart) Tom Ansart
Old Clown Wanted (Visniec) Roger Tompkins
Feydeau Composé (Feydeau) Cecile Cassanova
Le Deuxième Tilleul a Gauche (Visniec) Tom Ansart
Happy Days (Samuel Beckett) Leonid Anisimov
Conte de Deux Villes (Dickens) Tom Ansart
Le Médecin Malgré Lui (Molière) Roger Tompkins
Les Mutins (Tom Ansart) Tom Ansart
La Leçon (Eugene Ioneso) Adrian Cameron
Light in a Vacuum (Tom
"Les Mutins" An adaptation of "Les Révoltés de la Bounty" (based on the novels of Jules Verne and Charles Nordhoff) (2011).
"Light in a Vacuum" to be staged at Eclectic Theatre at the June 2013 festival of new works.
“The Gambler” an adaptation of Dostoevsky’s novel, produced at Liberty Theatre (1999).
Huis Clos” a new translation of Jean-Paul Sartre’s play under contract with SACD (Paris, France), produced at Liberty Theatre (2001)
“Twenty Four Hours” Written and produced for the “24 Hour Play Festival” Seattle Center Theatre (2006)
“The Cicada Tree” Staged reading, Northwest Actors Studio (2006)
"Un Conte de Deux Villes" An adaptation staged for the Bastille Day celebration at Seattle Center sponsored by the Franco-American Chamber of Commerce (2010)
"Katya" an original full length feature screenplay (2013)
“Souls and Shells” (2004) scene reading at Jewel Box (2006)
“Water for Jack” (2006)
“Les Jeux Sont Fait” an adaptation of Jean-Paul Sartre’s screen play (rights pending)
“Attending Godeau” a translation/adaptation of a play by Honoré de Balzac staged at Playing French Seattle (2009)
“Camp Windy” (2007)
Playing French Seattle (2004 – 2009) – Producer, managing director. Annual production of a festival of plays by French playwrights and in French language.
Northwest Actors Studio (August 2006 – Dec 2006) - Management contract (4 months) Responsible for budget and board development, space rentals, accounting, house and production management.
Steeplechase Productions (March 2002 to 2009) - Producer, managing director. Responsible for budget and board development; payroll, taxes and reports, publishing season schedule, administering Equity and non-equity contracts, press releases, mailing lists, advertising, special event booking.
Magnusson Players (1989) - Managing Director
Directed and managed a teen theater for an alternative high school. Produced “On a Street Where I Live,” which toured in Washington State and British Columbia high schools.
House Management/ Running Crew
Liberty Theatre (1997-2004) – House manager, box office, concessions, volunteer coordinator, publicity, fundraising, booking special events.
Theater Simple (2005) House Manager for theater simple’s production of “Camino Real” at the Freehold Theater.
Atlas Theatre Company (2006) – Sound board operator for Atlas’ production of “The Swan” at Northwest Actors Studio.
Akropolis Performance Lab (2006) – Box office, stage manager, lights, for “Oedipus” at Washington State Federation of Garden Clubs.
Adelphi University (1969); BA mathematics
The Evergreen State College (1983); MPA Public Administration
Chapman University (!989 -1997) Adjunct professor (Human Resources Management)
University of Washington (2006 -13) French, Drama and Comparative Literature, study abroad (Paris, 2007).
Northwest Film Forum (2010, 2011); Final Cut Pro Video Editing, beginning and advanced.
Privare Tutor - Literacy Source (2011 - date).
Theatre Puget Sound
Playing French Seattle (former executive board member)
Alliance Française (former executive board member)
Northwest Film Forum (Wigley World member)