Kenneth Tigar has both a B.A and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in German Literature, and he spent a year at the University of Göttingen as a Fulbright scholar.
Kenneth acted for a season in Vienna as a member of the Austrian compony Die Komödianten; and his translations of Brecht, Wedekind, and Büchner have been performed from Boston to Los Angeles.
Kenneth mounted the first American production of Dürenmatt's The Visit based on the original German text. Other directing credits include A Doll's House, The Yeomen of the Guard, The Zoo Story, the world premiere of The Genius by Mitch Giannunzio, and a national tour of The Gin Game with Kim Hunter. He has taught acting and directing on the faculty of the University of Connecticut.