Tina Landau Biography ((?)-)

Education: Attended Yale University and Harvard University. Addresses: Manager-- Helen Merrill, Helen Merrill Ltd. Career: Writer and director. Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago, IL, ensemble member,1998--. Awards, Honors: Drama Desk Award nominations, best direction and best book, both for Floyd Collins. Addresses: Manager: HelenMerrill, Helen Merrill Ltd.

Gender
Female
Occupation
Writer, director

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Director
  • Floyd Collins, American Music Theater Festival, Philadelphia, PA,1993 then Playwrights Horizons, New York City, 1996
  • Ain: The Outcast, Majestic Theater, Brooklyn, NY, 1995
  • (With Jose Rivera) Cloud Tectonics, Playwrights Horizons, New YorkCity, then La Jolla Playhouse and Actors Theatre of Louisville, all 1997
  • The Berlin Circle, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago, IL, 1998
  • Space, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, c. 1998 then Mark Taper Forum,Los Angeles, 1999 then Public Theater, New York Shakespeare Festival, New York City, 1999
  • Dream True, Vineyard Theater, New York City, 1999
  • Also directed The Trojan Woman A Love Story, En Garde Arts, New York City; Orestes, En Garde Arts; and (with Jose Rivera) Marisol, La Jolla Playhouse.
  • WRITINGS
  • Film Writing
  • Additional dialogue, Friday the 13th--A New Beginning,1985
  • Plays
  • Stonewall: Night Variations, En Garde Arts, Pier 25, New York City, 1994
  • Space, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, c. 1998 then Mark Taper Forum,Los Angeles, 1999 then Public Theater, New York Shakespeare Festival, New York City, 1999
  • Also wrote States of Independence, American Music Theater Festival, Philadelphia, PA; and 1969 (or Howie Takes a Trip), Actors Theatre of Louisville's Humana Festival.
  • Musicals
  • (With Adam Guettel; book and additional lyrics only) Floyd Collins, American Music Theater Festival, Philadelphia, PA, 1993 then Playwrights Horizons, New York City, 1996 then Bridewell Theater, London, England, 1999 then Signature Theatre, Arlington, VA, 2000
  • (With Ricky Ian Gordon) Dream True, Vineyard Theater, New York City, 1999

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals:
    • American Theatre, September, 1998 , p. 68.

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