Jeffrey Allen Steiger is Artistic Director of  The New Theater of Medicine and founding Artistic Director of the  CRLT Players. Mr. Steiger has served as a consultant and Artist-In-Residence for multiple institutions and has used interactive techniques to work with business professionals, professors, health providers and administrators in a multitude of contexts. He has written and directed more than 25 plays and sketches and he has presented at over 60 academic institutions including Harvard, Stanford and the University of Nagoya, Japan. Mr. Steiger's recognitions include the TIAA-CREF Hesburgh Certificate of Excellence, and the James T. Neubacher Award. He also collaborated with Robert Mankoff, editor of the New Yorker Cartoons, on a brief project that used  improvisation to explore Mankoff's ideas regarding status and the psycho-biological roots of humor.


Faculty, Center for the Arts, Humanities, and Aging, 2015

Washington D.C. Geriatric Education Center Consortium ( WAGECC), 2014

Student of Color of Rackham Certif. of Recogn., University of Michigan, 2010

New Visions Certificate of Recognition, 2007, 2009

Assoc. for Theatre of Higher Education. Interactive Theatre Task Force, 2007

Artist-in-Residence, University of Michigan, 2007

TIAA-CREF Hesburgh Certificate of Excellence, CRLT Theatre Program, 2006 

BG Award, CRLT Theatre Program, 2005

Best Performance by an Actor, Comedy, The Lover, Ann Arbor News, 2002

Best Comedy, The Lover, Ann Arbor News Awards, 2002

Best Comic Performance, Government Inspector, The Oakland Press, 2000

James T. Neubacher Award Certif. of Appreciation, University Michigan, 2007