Julie Taymor - Rotten Tomatoes

Julie Taymor

Highest Rated:   100% A Midsummer Night's Dream (2015)
Lowest Rated:   31% The Tempest (2010)
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Birthplace:   Newton, Massachusetts, USA
As a child, acted with the Boston Children's Theatre. Graduated from high school at 16 and went to Paris to study mime and mask under Jacques LeCoq at L'Ecole de Mime. Received a grant to study puppetry in Japan after college and ended up living in Indonesia for four years after forming her own theater company. Was the first woman to receive a Tony Award for directing a musical, for The Lion King in 1997. Directed The Magic Flute for the Metropolitan Opera's 2005-06 season.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet The Metropolitan Opera: The Magic Flute - Special Encore
  • Director
$57k 2015
100% A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Director
2015
72% Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles
  • Actor
$9.3k 2014
No Score Yet The Magic Flute Holiday Encore
  • Director
2011
31% The Tempest
  • Director
$0.3M 2010
No Score Yet MET Summer Encore: The Magic Flute
  • Director
2009
53% Across the Universe
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
$24.4M 2007
No Score Yet Lights, Action, Music
  • Actor
2007
76% Frida
  • Director
$25.7M 2002
No Score Yet The 11th of September: Moyers in Conversation
  • Actor
2001
68% Titus
  • Producer
1999
No Score Yet Oedipus Rex
  • Director
1993

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Shakespeare Uncovered
2013-2015
  • Appearing
  • 2013
No Score Yet Colbert Report
2005-2014
  • Guest
  • 2010
No Score Yet Need to Know
2010-2013
  • Guest
  • 2010
No Score Yet Great Performances at the Met
2007
  • Director
  • 2007

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