SCHOOLS OF THE STARS: Where Betrayal Cast and Creators Went to College

By Robert Viagas
October 27, 2013

What does it take to write, create or star in a Broadway production? Hard work, talent, luck—all backed up by a good education. You have to supply the first three yourself, but PlaybillEDU™ can help you find the fourth.

Here is a rundown on where the principals of the Broadway drama Betrayal pursued their college studies.

Daniel Craig
: Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Rachel Weisz

: University of Cambridge
Rafe Spall
: Haberdashers’ Aske’s Hatcham College
Stephen DeRosa: Georgetown University and Yale School of Drama
Lucy Taylor: Victorian College of the Arts
Harold Pinter (Author): Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London
Mike Nichols (Direction): New York University and University of Chicago

Ian MacNeil (Scenic Design)

: Croydon School of Art
Ann Roth (Costume Design
): Carnegie Mellon University
Brian MacDevitt (Lighting Design)
: SUNY Purchase
Scott Lehrer (Sound Design): Sarah Lawrence College

James Murphy (Original Music): New York University
Finn Ross (Projection/Video Design): Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London

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