O’Harra, Brooke

Brooke O'Harra

  • Brooke O'Harra
  • 207-786-6257
  • boharra@bates.edu
  • Theater
  • Assistant Professor
  • Schaeffer Theatre, Room 302

Assistant Professor of Theater, Director

Brooke O’Harra (director) is a co-founder of Two-headed Calf and has directed all of their productions. She works as a freelance director with an interest in new and experimental texts and has directed new plays by Lisa D’Amour, Ruth Margraff, Ann Marie Healey, and Kristen Kosmas. She directed, wrote for, and performed in the Dyke Division of Two-headed Calf’s live lesbian soap opera Room for Cream. Brooke is the recipient of the NEA/TCG Developing Directors grant, three NYSCA grants, a Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art award, an Art Matters grant, an LMCC space grant, and four Chashama Live Performance space grants. Brooke has studied and made theatre in Japan, Czech Republic, Poland, Indonesia, and Ghana.