Gordon Edelstein

Gordon Edelstein recently directed Disgraced  (2016) at the Huntington. He has Broadway credits that include The Road to Mecca (with Rosemary Harris, Jim Dale, and Carla Gugino) and The Homecoming (with Roy Dotrice and Lindsay Crouse). His Off Broadway credits include Satchmo at the Waldorf (Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Awards), My Name is Asher Lev (Outer Critics Award for Best Play), The Glass Menagarie (Judith Ivey, Lortel Award), as well as work at the Roundabout Theatre Company, Second Stage Theatre, Playwrights Horizons, and many others. Mr. Edelstein is in his 14th season as Artistic Director of Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut where he has directed dozens of plays including four world premieres by Athol Fugard, and a wide range of classical and new work including his own adaptations of Uncle Vanya and A Doll’s House. He recently directed Disgraced at Long Wharf and next season he will direct the world premiere of Meteor Shower, a new comedy by Steve Martin. This past summer he directed six-time Tony Award Winner Audra McDonald in A Moon for the Misbegotten at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, his fourth production of O’Neill’s final masterpiece. Mr. Edelstein has received numerous Connecticut Critics Circle Awards and has an Emmy Award nomination for his direction of the CBS movie Abby My Love.  


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