Productions

List of productions

2022

NINE NIGHT by Natasha Gordon | Roundhouse Theatre | U.S. Premiere

CHAMPION by Terrence Blanchard (music) & Michael Cristofer (libretto) | Boston Lyric Opera | Regional Premiere

SOMETHING HAPPENED IN OUR TOWN by Cheryl L. West | Childrens Theatre Company Minneapolis | Premiere

The COLOR PURPLE by M. Norman, B. Russell, A. Willis & S. Bray from Alice Walker | Signature Theatre (DC) 

2021

UNTIL THE FLOOD by Dael Orlandersmith | Merrimack Repertory Theatre

RED BULL Shorts by José Rivera, David Lefkowitz, Abigail C. Onwunali, Roz Cornejo | Red Bull Theater | Virtual Premiere

BALTIMORE by Kirsten Greenidge | Emerson Stage

 

2020

ETTA & ELLA On The UPPER WEST SIDE by Adrienne Kennedy | Round House & McCarter Center Theaters | Virtual Premiere

FRANKENSTEIN by Tristan Bernays from Mary Shelley | Classic Stage Company | U.S. Premiere

EVENT HORIZON by Heather Raffo | Flash Acts Festival | Virtual Premiere 

The RESISTIBLE RISE Of ARTURO UI by Bertolt Brecht adapted by George Tabori | Emerson Stage 

SPRING AWAKENING by Duncan Sheik & Steven Sater | Emerson Stage | COVID Interrupted

2019

The 24 HOUR PLAYS / BROADWAY | A Funeral In Ditmas Park by Monique Moses 

TWO TRAINS RUNNING by August Wilson | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park & Milwaukee Rep

SPUNK by Zora Neale Hurston & George C. Wolfe | Signature Theatre Virginia

MEASURE FOR MEASURE by William Shakespeare | Shakespeare Theatre Company  Academy

FENCES by August Wilson | Fords Theatre

ART OF MURDER by Joe DiPietro | The Phillips Collection

2018

GEM OF THE OCEAN by August Wilson | Round House Theatre

LONG WAY DOWN by Jason Reynolds | The Kennedy Center | World Premiere

The COLOR PURPLE by Norman, Russell, Willis, Bray | Portland Center Stage

DISGRACED by Ayad Akhtar | Great Theatre of China 中国大戏院  Shanghai

YELLOWMAN by Dael Orlandersmith | Billie Holiday Theater

HOSPICE & *POINTING AT THE MOON by Pearl Cleage | Alliance Theatre 

A RAISIN IN THE SUN by Lorraine Hansberry | Indiana Rep & Syracuse Stage

 

2017

NINA SIMONE: Four Women by Christina Ham | Arena Stage

The LAST FIREFLY by Naomi Iizuka | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

PROOF by David Auburn | Olney Theatre

DISGRACED by Ayad Akhtar | Ping Pong Productions China Tour: Beijing, Xiangtan, Xi'an, Nanjing, Shanghai

INSURRECTION: Holding History by Robert O’Hara | University of Michigan

HIS EYE IS ON THE SPARROW by Larry Parr | Portland Center Stage

FENCES by August Wilson | Pioneer Theatre Company

BAKERSFIELD MIST by Stephen Sachs | The Phillips Collection

 

2016

SEVEN GUITARS by August Wilson | Yale Repertory Theater

JITNEY by August Wilson | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

The COLORED MUSEUM by George C. Wolfe | Project 1 Voice

EVE'S SONG by Ione Lloyd | Sundance Theatre Lab / MENA 

DISGRACED by Ayad Akhtar | Arena Stage

MOTHERS & SONS by Terrence McNally | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

LOOKING OVER THE PRESIDENTS SHOULDER by James Still | American Blues Theater

FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS Parts 1, 2 & 3 by Suzan-Lori Parks | Round House Theatre

 

2015

HEDDA GABLER by Henrik Ibsen | UNC School of the Arts

SEVEN GUITARS by August Wilson | The Juilliard School

HAPPY ENDING by Douglas Turner Ward | Project 1 Voice

DONTRELL WHO KISSED THE SEA by Nathan Alan Davis | Theater Alliance

BUZZER by Tracey Scott Wilson | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

KING HEDLEY II by August Wilson | Arena Stage

 

2014

SAFE HOUSE by Keith Josef Adkins | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park | Premiere

DYING FOR IT by Moira Buffini | UNC School of the Arts

The NORTH POOL by Rajiv Joseph | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

TWO TRAINS RUNNING by August Wilson | Round House Theatre

CLYBOURNE PARK by Bruce Norris | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

 

2013

The LAKE EFFECT by Rajiv Joseph | Silk Road Rising | Premiere

The TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL by Horton Foote | Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

CLYBOURNE PARK by Bruce Norris | Pioneer Theatre Company

KING RICHARD II by  William Shakespeare | Shakespeare & Company

KING HEDLEY II by August Wilson | UNC School of the Arts

 

2012

BRONTE: A Portrait Of Charlotte by William Luce | Off-Broadway/Ars Nova

OH SAY CAN YOU SEE by Oyamo | University of Michigan | Premiere

TOPDOG UNDERDOG by Suzan-Lori Parks | Marin Theatre Company

CHANGES OF HEART by Marivaux/Wadsworth | Remy Bumppo Theatre Company

 

2011

MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA by Eugene O’Neill | Remy Bumppo Theatre Company

The TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL by Horton Foote | Cleveland Playhouse & Round House Theatre

MARCUS, OR THE SECRET OF SWEET by Tarrell Alvin McCraney | Studio Theatre

NEW SHORT JACOBEAN PLAYS by Liz Egloff, David Grimm, Wendy MacLeod & others | Red Bull Theatre Company

 

2010

ETIQUETTE OF VIGILANCE by Robert O’Hara | Steppenwolf Theatre Company | Premiere

RADIO GOLF by August Wilson | Milwaukee Repertory Theatre

PERMANENT COLLECTION by Thomas Gibbons | Round House Theatre

 

2009

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING by William Shakespeare | Folger Shakespeare Theatre

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE by Jane Austen/Jon Jory | Playmakers Repertory

FENCES by August Wilson | American Stage Company

TROUBLE IN MIND by Alice Childress | Milwaukee Repertory Theatre

 

2008

GOOD BREEDING by Robert O’Hara | American Conservatory Theater

A FEMININE ENDING by Sarah Treem West Coast Premiere | South Coast Repertory & Portland Center Stage

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE by Austen/Marshall | University of Michigan

 

2007

The NIGHT IS A CHILD by Charles Randolph Wright | Milwaukee Repertory Theatre | Premiere

A LESSON BEFORE DYING by Romulus Linney | Round House Theatre

BLUE ORANGE by Joe Penhall | Shakespeare & Company

GEM OF THE OCEAN by August Wilson | Indiana Rep, Syracuse Stage & Geva Theatre

INSURRECTION: Holding History by Robert O’Hara | Theater Alliance

 

2006

ROSMERSHOLM by Gutto/Wimberly from Ibsen| Off-Broadway/59E59 | Premiere

INTIMATE APPAREL by  Lynn Nottage | Indiana Repertory Theater & Syracuse Stage

‡GEM OF THE OCEAN by August Wilson | Milwaukee Repertory Theatre

CROWNS by Regina Taylor | City Theatre Company

PERICLES by William Shakespeare | The Juilliard School

 

2005

RADIO GOLF by August Wilson Premiere | Yale Repertory Theater | Premiere

LOVES LABORS LOST by William Shakespeare | Utah Shakespeare Festival

FENCES by August Wilson | Actors Theatre of Louisville & Arden Theatre Company

The MARRIAGE OF FIGARO by Beaumarchais/Holden | The Juilliard School

The MISANTHROPE by Moliere/Marshall | NYU Tisch School of the Arts

 

2004

ANNA IN THE TROPICS by Nilo Cruz | Portland Center Stage

JITNEY by August Wilson | Indiana Repertory Theater

ALL MY SONS by Arthur Miller | Actors Theatre of Louisville

*FIT FOR FEET by Jordan Harrison | Actors Theatre of Louisville

BLUES FOR AN ALABAMA SKY by Pearl Cleage | Berkshire Theatre Festival & Actors Theatre of Louisville

 

2003

ASSASSINS by Sondheim/Weidman| Berkshire Theatre Festival

CRIMES OF THE HEART by Beth Henley | Actors Theatre of Louisville

The CRUCIBLE by Arthur Miller | Syracuse Stage

The LIVELY LAD by Quincy Long | Actors Theatre of Louisville | Premiere

 

2002

The CRUCIBLE by Arthur Miller | Pittsburgh Public Theater

INSURRECTION: Holding History by Robert O’Hara | Berkshire Theatre Festival

JITNEY by August Wilson | Actors Theatre of Louisville & Syracuse Stage

ART by Yasmina Reza | Actors Theatre of Louisville

A.M. SUNDAY by Jerome Hairston | Actors Theatre of Louisville | Premiere

 

2001

IN THE BLOOD by Suzan-Lori Parks | Guthrie Theater

The PIANO LESSON by August Wilson | Actors Theatre of Louisville

PORTIA COUGHLIN by Marina Carr | Pittsburgh Irish & Classical

BLUES FOR AN ALABAMA SKY by Pearl Cleage | Syracuse Stage

MULES by Winsome Pinnock | Downstage (New Zealand)

 

1995 – 2000

RODALINDA by George Frederic Handel Assistant Stage Director | Virginia Opera

VALLEY SONG by Athol Fugard | Berkeley Repertory Theater

The LAST ORBIT OF BILLY MARS by Robert Alexander | Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Premiere

The GAME OF LOVE AND CHANCE by Marivaux/Wadsworth | San Jose Repertory

RICHARD III by William Shakespeare | Folger Shakespeare Theatre

The CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN by Martin McDonagh | Pittsburgh Irish & Classical

INSURRECTION: Holding History by Robert O’Hara | Toi Whakaari (New Zealand)

LA:X by Chay Yew & others |A.S.K. Theatre Projects | Premiere

COWBOYS #2 by Sam Shepard | Magic Theatre

The THREE SISTERS by Chekhov/Dwyer | Toi Whakaari (New Zealand)

BOCÓN by Lisa Loomer | Mark Taper Forum

The YELLOW BOAT by David Saar | Mark Taper Forum

A RAISIN IN THE SUN by Lorraine Hansberry | City Theatre Company

SHAKESPEARE'S R & J by Joe Calarco | City Theatre Company

AH WILDERNESS by Eugene O’Neill | ACT Conservatory

RAISED IN CAPTIVITY by Nicky Silver | ACT Conservatory

*BLACKBALLIN’ by Rickerby Hinds | A.S.K. Theatre Projects

JOE TURNERS COME AND GONE by August Wilson | University of Illinois

DEVELOPMENTAL WORKSHOPS

 

National TheatreT of Norway Oslo

New Dramatists Resident Director 

Roundabout Theatre Company 

Sundance Theatre Institute

Mark Taper Forum 

New York Theatre Workshop Usual Suspect

Eugene O’Neill National Playwright’s Conference  

Hartford Stage

McCarter Theatre

Berkeley Repertory Theater 

A.S.K. Theatre Projects 

Denver Center Theatre Company 

South Coast Repertory 

Public Theatre / NY Shakespeare Festival

Urban Stages

Pittsburgh public theatre

Chicago Dramatists

Bay Area Playwrights Festival

CalArts / REDCAT