Fanni Green is a USF Theatre department alumna, a USF faculty member for ten years and native of St. Petersburg, Florida. In addition to USF, she has taught on the voice faculties of The Actor's Center in NY, the Yale School of Drama and the Juilliard School.
For USF School of Theatre and Dance, she directed The Trojan Women; For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf and last season's hit, Crumbs from the Table of Joy.
Also a playwright, Green's work's Tillers and The Gilded Sixpence have been produced at New York Theatre Workshop and the Ensemble Studio Theatre in NY. The USF theatre community last saw her on stage as Ma Rainey in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. In additional to extensive regional theatre credits, Green's professional work includes Mule Bone (Broadway) with musician Taj Mahal; Antony and Cleopatra (Off- Broadway) with Vanessa Redgrave; Law & Order (television); and the film, The Object of My Affection with Jennifer Anniston.