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ArKtype/Thomas O. Kriegsmann


ArKtype/Thomas O. Kriegsmann (producer) is a management and production company specializing in developing and touring new work. Over the past 15 years, ArKtype’s work has grown to encompass renowned artists from 30 different countries, multiple genres, and commercial and non-profit support structures resulting in new work for a variety of spaces. Kriegsmann’s acclaimed work as producer has been seen worldwide, proudly beginning his work in the production, development, and touring of emerging ensembles. His work includes projects with Mikhail Baryshnikov, Peter Brook, Kaneza Schaal, Victoria Thiérrée-Chaplin, Yael Farber, Annie-B Parson & Paul Lazar, John Cameron Mitchell, Lisa Peterson, Peter Sellars, Tony Taccone, and Julie Taymor. Recent premieres include Sam Green’s 32 Sounds with JD Samson, nora chipaumire’s NEHANDA, Bryce Dessner’s Triptych (Eyes of One on Another), Sam Green and Kronos Quartet’s A Thousand Thoughts, Byron Au Yong and Aaron Jafferis’ Trigger, Kaneza Schaal and Christopher Myers’ CARTOGRAPHY, Big Dance Theater/Mikhail Baryshnikov’s Man in a Case, and the US premiere of Nalaga’at Deaf-Blind Theater’s Not by Bread Alone. Ongoing collaborations include work with Bryce Dessner, Rude Mechs, 600 HIGHWAY­MEN, Toshi Reagon, Sam Green, Scott Shepherd, Jessica Blank & Erik Jensen, nora chipaumire, Adrien M. & Claire B., Big Dance Theater, and Compagnia T.P.O. Upcoming premieres include Justin Peck and Sufjan Stevens’ ILLINOIS,and Scott Shepherd’s This Ignorant Present. More information at