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Carolyn Cantor

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Assistant Director

Photos

Carolyn Cantor, Jonathan Marc Sherman Photo

Carolyn Cantor, Jonathan Marc Sherman

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11/19/2019
 Toks Olagundoye, Dylan Arnold, Ben Ahlers, Betsy Brandt, James Carpinello, Brett Coo Photo

Toks Olagundoye, Dylan Arnold, Ben Ahlers, Betsy Brandt, James Carpinello, Brett Cooper, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Carolyn Cantor

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07/01/2019
The cast of Good Boys at Pasadena Playhouse with Producing Artistic Director Danny Fe Photo

The cast of Good Boys at Pasadena Playhouse with Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman,playwright Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and director Carolyn Cantor

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Date:
07/01/2019
The cast of Good Boys at Pasadena Playhouse with Producing Artistic Director Danny Fe Photo

The cast of Good Boys at Pasadena Playhouse with Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman,playwright Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and director Carolyn CantorThe cast of Good Boys at Pasadena Playhouse with Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman,playwright R

From: 
Date:
07/01/2019
Toks Olagundoye, Dylan Arnold, Ben Ahlers, Betsy Brandt, James Carpinello, Brett Coop Photo

Toks Olagundoye, Dylan Arnold, Ben Ahlers, Betsy Brandt, James Carpinello, Brett Cooper, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Carolyn Cantor

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Date:
07/01/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director

[Broadway, 2002]
Assistant Director


Carolyn Cantor Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Carolyn Cantor, Fly By Night

Carolyn Cantor News

Fifteen Artists Selected for WP Theater 2022-2024 'PIPELINE' Lab Photo Fifteen Artists Selected for WP Theater 2022-2024 'PIPELINE' Lab
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

WP THEATER has announced the fifteen artists selected for the 2022-2024 WP Lab. The two-year residency begins now, and culminates with the biennial WP Pipeline Festival in 2024.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Sarah Jones' SELL/BUY/DATE Film Adaption Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Sarah Jones' SELL/BUY/DATE Film Adaption
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2022

Produced by Meryl Streep, Sell/Buy/Date is a hybrid doc/narrative following Tony winning performer and comedian Sarah Jones. Through interviews and even celebrity cameos, this film poses the question: how can we as a society have a healthy relationship to sex, power, race and our economy, without exploitation or stigma? Watch the video trailer now!

Cast Announced for World Premiere of 53% OF as Part of Second Stage's Uptown Series Photo Cast Announced for World Premiere of 53% OF as Part of Second Stage's Uptown Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

Second Stage Theater has announced casting for the upcoming world premiere production of 53% OF. The production will feature ANNA CRIVELLI, EDEN MALYN, MARIANNA McCLELLAN, GRACE REX, CATHRYN WAKE, and AYANA WORKMAN.

WP THEATER Announces 2022 Pipeline Festival Creative Teams & Black Theater Nights Photo WP THEATER Announces 2022 Pipeline Festival Creative Teams & Black Theater Nights
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

The WP Theater has announced the creative teams for the 2022 Pipeline Festival, the fourth biennial showcase of the artists in its celebrated WP Lab residency for playwrights, directors, and producers, as well as the cast for the first project, They Came in The Night.

WP THEATER Announces The 2022 Pipeline Festival Photo WP THEATER Announces The 2022 Pipeline Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

WP Theater has announced the 2022 lineup for The Pipeline Festival, the fourth biennial showcase of the artists in its celebrated WP Lab residency for playwrights, directors, and producers.

Breaking: SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, A JOLLY HOLIDAY, CLUE, THE WANDERER & SISTER ACT Ann Photo Breaking: SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, A JOLLY HOLIDAY, CLUE, THE WANDERER & SISTER ACT Announced For Paper Mill's 2021/22 Season
by Alan Henry - May 18, 2021

BroadwayWorld has learned details of Paper Mill's upcoming 2021-2022 season. Productions set include Jason Robert Brown's SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, a production titled 'A Jolly Holiday' in partnership with Disney on Broadway, CLUE - the 1997 off-Broadway Peter DePietro musical based on the popular Hasbro board game, the long awaited THE WANDERER based on the life and music of Dion, and the Broadway smash-hit SISTER ACT.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS Virtual Gala Now Available for On Demand Streaming Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS Virtual Gala Now Available for On Demand Streaming
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2020

A who's who of stage, screen, and music stars came together virtually last night to help The 24 Hour Plays celebrate its milestone 20th Annual Broadway Gala. Hugh Dancy, Rachel Dratch, Carly Hughes, Gillian Jacobs and Bebe Neuwirth were among the incredible talents who teamed up to write, rehearse, produce, and perform six original plays in 24 hours. The performance was entirely LIVE and streamed in living rooms around the world! 

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, December 1 with Norm Lewis, Lena Hall, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, December 1 with Norm Lewis, Lena Hall, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 1, 2020

Today (December 1) in live streaming:Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens and so much more!

Carly Hughes, Gillian Jacobs, Bebe Neuwirth And More Added To The 24 Hour Plays' 20th Photo Carly Hughes, Gillian Jacobs, Bebe Neuwirth And More Added To The 24 Hour Plays' 20th Annual Broadway Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 24, 2020

Today, The 24 Hour Plays expanded the list of stage, screen and music stars that will join the 20th Annual The 24 Hour Plays Broadway Gala! As previously announced, a virtual performance will stream LIVE on Tuesday, December 1st at 8:00 PM. Joining the lineup are Tommy Dorfman, Clark Gregg, Carly Hughes, Gillian Jacobs, Rahne Jones, and more.

Canceled THE ANTELOPE PARTY Gets Virtual Benefit Reading Photo Canceled THE ANTELOPE PARTY Gets Virtual Benefit Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

When the COVID-19 pandemic shut down New York theaters, Dutch Kills Theater Company (Temping, The Sister, The Providence of Neighboring Bodies) was finishing up tech rehearsals at The Wild Project for the New York Premiere of 2018 Weissberger Award for Playwrighting nominee THE ANTELOPE PARTY by Eric John Meyer.

Carolyn Cantor Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Sarah Jones' SELL/BUY/DATE Film Adaption VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer For Sarah Jones' SELL/BUY/DATE Film Adaption
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2022

Produced by Meryl Streep, Sell/Buy/Date is a hybrid doc/narrative following Tony winning performer and comedian Sarah Jones. Through interviews and even celebrity cameos, this film poses the question: how can we as a society have a healthy relationship to sex, power, race and our economy, without exploitation or stigma? Watch the video trailer now!

VIDEO: SELL/BUY/DATE at Geffen Playhouse VideoVIDEO: SELL/BUY/DATE at Geffen Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Mar 22, 2018

Geffen Playhouse presents SELL/BUY/DATE! Sarah Jones' one-woman show opened on February 27th and will run through April 15th.

BWW TV: Allison Case, Adam Chanler-Berat, Patti Murin & More Preview Playwrights Horizons' FLY BY NIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2014

Playwrights Horizons presents the New York premiere of Fly By Night: A New Musical, conceived byKim Rosenstock (Tigers Be Still), written by Will Connolly (performer, Once), Michael Mitnick (Sex Lives of Our Parents, the upcoming film The Giver) and Ms. Rosenstock, and directed by Carolyn Cantor (The Great God Pan and After the Revolution at PH, Pumpgirl, Orange Flower Water). The cast met the press and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand to chat with the company about the new musical. Check out what they had to say in the video below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Playwrights Horizons' THE GREAT GOD PAN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 18, 2012

Playwrights Horizons presents the World Premiere of The Great God Pan, a new play by Obie Award winner Amy Herzog (After the Revolution at PH, 4000 Miles). Directed by Carolyn Cantor (After the Revolution and Essential Self-Defense at PH, Pumpgirl, Orange Water Flower), the production is currently in previews and has an Opening Night set for Tuesday, December 18 at 7PM. The limited engagement will play through Sunday, January 6 at Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the show below!

BWW TV: Performance Highlights from MTC's REGRETS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 27, 2012

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of REGRETS, the new play by Matt Charman, directed by Carolyn Cantor will open tonight, Tuesday, March 27 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). REGRETS stars Alexis Bledel ('Gilmore Girls'), Curt Bouril ('Boardwalk Empire'), Ansel Elgort (Off-Broadway debut), Brian Hutchison(MTC's From Up Here), Tony Award winner Adriane Lenox (MTC's Doubt), Lucas Caleb Rooney (Orphan's Home Cycle), and Richard Topol (The Normal Heart). BroadwayWorld brings you performance highlights below!


Carolyn Cantor Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Carolyn Cantor been nominated for?
Outstanding Director of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Fly By Night .