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Duncan MacMillan

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2019]
Adaptor
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[West End, 2016]
Director

Writing

Playwright
Author
Author
Playwright

Photos

Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan Photo

Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan

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Date:
06/23/2017
Robert Icke, Sonia Friedman and Duncan Macmillan  Photo

Robert Icke, Sonia Friedman and Duncan Macmillan

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Date:
06/23/2017
 Jeremy Herrin and playwright Duncan MacMillan Photo

Jeremy Herrin and playwright Duncan MacMillan

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Date:
03/24/2016

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2019]
Adaptor

[Broadway, 2017]
Director

[West End, 2016]
Director

Writing
Playwright
Author
Author
Playwright

Duncan MacMillan Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Play
Duncan Macmillan, People, Places & Things

Duncan MacMillan News

Theatre Three Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING Photo Theatre Three Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2022

Theatre Three, in association with Response Crisis Center, presents the Long Island premiere of Every  Brilliant Thing, written by Duncan MacMillan, with Jonny Donahoe. 

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING Photo Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

1. Ice cream. 2. Kung Fu movies. 3. Laughing so hard you shoot milk out of your nose. 4. Me. In the face of severe depression, a child begins a list of everything that's brilliant about the world. The list soon takes on a life of its own in this captivating play by Duncan Macmillan, with Jonny Donahoe.

St. Louis Shakespeare Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING Photo St. Louis Shakespeare Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

St. Louis Shakespeare presents Duncan MacMillan's EVERY BRILLIANT THING, directed by Donna Northcott and featuring Isaiah DiLorenzo

ACT - A Contemporary Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season Featuring World Premiere of HIS Photo ACT - A Contemporary Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season Featuring World Premiere of HISTORY OF THEATRE & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022

ACT - A Contemporary Theatre today announced its complete 2022/23 season featuring four vivid, contemporary plays. These plays offer experiences that unite us in celebration and in fellow-feeling, encouraging us to enjoy life while continuing to investigate what it means to be human.

Southern Plains Productions Announces 2022 Season Photo Southern Plains Productions Announces 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2022

Southern Plains Productions has officially announced its 2022 season, which includes two summer shows. The Oklahoma City-based professional theatre company, recognized for its work in championing early-career artists and accessibility in the performing arts, will present the Duncan MacMillan dramatic play Lungs at Factory Obscura, May 19-21, and the rock musical Lizzie at Oklahoma City's Tower Theatre, August 18-19.

McCarter Brings Back In-Person 2022 GALA June 4th With Live Performance From Gregory  Photo McCarter Brings Back In-Person 2022 GALA June 4th With Live Performance From Gregory Porter
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2022

McCarter Theater Center has announced that after two virtual galas during the pandemic, the highly anticipated annual tradition will return with a live 2022 event in Princeton, on Saturday, June 4th. 

New Play GOOD BONES by Pulitzer Prize Winner James Ijames & More Announced for Studio Photo New Play GOOD BONES by Pulitzer Prize Winner James Ijames & More Announced for Studio Theatre 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022

As Studio Theatre concludes its $20 million Open Studio capital campaign, the Theatre is looking forward to its first full season in its completely renovated building, marked by gripping, of-the-moment new works and next-generation talent.

Virginia Stage Company Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING Photo Virginia Stage Company Presents EVERY BRILLIANT THING
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2022

Virginia Stage Company closes its 43rd Season of live theatre with Every Brilliant Thing written by Duncan .acmillan and Johnny Donahoe.

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by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

American Shakespeare Center Summer 2022 Season To Include Antoinette Nwandu's PASS OV Photo American Shakespeare Center Summer 2022 Season To Include Antoinette Nwandu's PASS OVER
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 5, 2022

American Shakespeare Center continues its 2022 season with a summer slate of plays that explore the connections between Shakespeare classics and contemporary theatre. Added to the list of previously announced titles will be the Antoinette Nwandu's groundbreaking drama Pass Over, which thrilled audiences on Broadway in summer 2021.

Duncan MacMillan Videos

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Sends Jennifer Lawrence Matzah Ball Soup Following '1984' Inciden VideoVIDEO: Olivia Wilde Sends Jennifer Lawrence Matzah Ball Soup Following '1984' Incident
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 26, 2017

During the appearance, a caller asked the actress if she's gotten an apology from actress Jennifer Lawrence after Jennifer reportedly vomited during Wilde's highly intense play.

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Talks Telling 'Intense Story' in Broadway's '1984'
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 7, 2017

Olivia Wilde stopped by this morning's LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN, to discuss her hit Broadway play '1984' 'We're kind of just doing everything necessary to tell the story right,' explains the actress of the intense, high stakes show. Watch the appearance below!

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Says Broadway's 1984 Is Like 'A Really Scary Ride'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 15, 2017

Actress, producer and busy mom of two, Olivia Wilde is now making her Broadway debut in a stage adaptation of George Orwell's classic novel "1984." She stopped by this morning's TODAY to tell Savannah Guthrie that the immersive play like "a really scary ride."

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Talks 'Disturbing' Relevance of Broadway's '1984'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 14, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW, guest Olivia Wilde discussed making her Broadway debut in  the upcoming Broadway rendition of George Orwell's classic novel '1984', and explains  the resurgence of the story's relevance.

STAGE TUBE: Interview with Brooke Bloom and Ryan King of LUNGS - Opens Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2012

Barrington Stage Company will present the New England premiere of British playwright's Duncan Macmillan's acclaimed new drama Lungs. Lungs opens the newly named St. Germain Stage (formerly Stage 2) from May 23 through June 10, and the press opening is Sunday, May 27 at 3pm. St. Germain Stage is located on the upper level of the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield.


Duncan MacMillan Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Duncan MacMillan written?
Duncan MacMillan has written 4 shows including 1984 (Playwright), Paul Auster's City of Glass (Author), People, Places & Things (Author), Lungs (Playwright).

What awards has Duncan MacMillan been nominated for?
Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for People, Places & Things .