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Margot Bordelon

Margot Bordelon

Margot Bordelon
Adjunct Associate Professor
Acting - BFA Acting

Margot Bordelon is a Brooklyn based director who specializes in new work. Recent projects: Wives by Jaclyn Backhaus (Playwrights Horizons); You Lost Me by Bonnie Metzger (DCPA); Dance Nation by Clare Barron (Wilma); Something Clean by Selina Fillinger (Roundabout Underground); Do You Feel Anger? by Mara Nelson-Greenberg (Vineyard, ATL’s Humana Festival); Eddie and Dave by Amy Staats (Atlantic); Plot Points in Our Sexual Development by Miranda Rose Hall (LCT3); Wilder Gone by Angela Hanks (Clubbed Thumb); The Last Class: A Jazzercize Play by Megan Hill (ACT Seattle, Dodo Theater Collective), Too Heavy For Your Pocket by Jiréh Breon Holder (Roundabout Underground, Alliance); T. by Dan Aibel (American Theater Company); The Pen by Julianne Wick Davis and Dan Collins (Premieres NYC); peerless by Jiehae Park (Yale Rep, Cherry Lane, and Marin Theatre Company); A Delicate Ship by Anna Ziegler (Playwrights Realm); Okay, Bye by Joshua Conkel (Steppenwolf Theater).

In New York, her work has additionally been seen at Ars Nova, The Bushwick Starr, Juilliard, The Lark, Ma-Yi, Manhattan Theatre Club, NYTW, P73, The Public, Rattlestick, SPACE at Ryder Farm, Target Margin, and Theater Masters, among others. Regionally, she’s developed work with Berkeley Rep, Ojai Playwrights Conference, Perry Mansfield, Play Penn, Playwrights Center, Portland Center Stage, Yale Repertory Theater, and Woolly Mammoth.

She is a proud graduate of the Yale School of Drama where she received an MFA in Directing, and Cornish College of the Arts where she received her BFA in Theater with an emphasis in Original Work.