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Howard Davies

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2016]
Director
 
[West End, 2010]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1990]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1982]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1981]
Director
 
[West End, 1980]
Director

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2016]
Director

[West End, 2010]
Director

[Broadway, 2007]
Director

[Broadway, 2002]
Director

[Broadway, 1999]
Director

[Broadway, 1995]
Director

[Broadway, 1993]
Director

[Broadway, 1990]
Director

[Broadway, 1987]
Director

[Broadway, 1982]
Director

[Broadway, 1981]
Director

[West End, 1980]
Director


Howard Davies Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Director Gold Star
Howard Davies, The White Guard
 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Director Gold Star
Howard Davies, The White Guard
 
Olivier Awards - 2002 - Best Director
Howard DaviesPrivate Lives
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Direction of a Play
Howard Davies, Private Lives
 
Olivier Awards - 2001 - Best Director Gold Star
Howard DaviesAll My Sons
 
Olivier Awards - 1999 - Best Director Gold Star
Howard DaviesThe Iceman Cometh
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Director of a Play Gold Star
Howard Davies, The Iceman Cometh
 
Tony Awards - 1999 - Best Direction of a Play
Howard Davies, The Iceman Cometh
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Director of the Year
Howard DaviesCat On A Hot Tin Roof
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Director of the Year
Howard DaviesThe Secret Rapture
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Director of the Year
Howard DaviesThe Shaughraun
 
Tony Awards - 1987 - Best Direction of a Play
Howard Davies, Les Liaisons Dangereuses
 
Olivier Awards - 1986 - Director of the Year
Howard Davies, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, RSC

Howard Davies News

ALI, a New Musical About Muhammad Ali, in Development for Broadway Photo ALI, a New Musical About Muhammad Ali, in Development for Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

ALI, a new musical celebrating the life and legacy of the heavyweight boxing champion and humanitarian Muhammad Ali is being developed for Broadway. 

BWW Feature: We Saw Them First/The Actresses - Five Plays Whose Female Players Later  Photo BWW Feature: We Saw Them First/The Actresses - Five Plays Whose Female Players Later Became Stars
by Matt Wolf - Feb 8, 2021

Last week, we looked at the early stage work of a quintet of actors who have gone on to celebrated work, and a wider public, onscreen. But the same trajectory is every bit as true of Britain's dazzling array of actresses, five of whom are here remembered from their early stage work before one celluloid assignment or another cemented their fame.

The Yard Announces New Programme To Support Artists Photo The Yard Announces New Programme To Support Artists
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020

The Yard Theatre's brand new programme, Live Lab, is a four month paid opportunity for six artists to take part in workshops, masterclasses and to create new work with a funded week-long research and development stage. 

Hampstead Theatre Extends Free Digital Streaming Series With TIGER COUNTRY and More Photo Hampstead Theatre Extends Free Digital Streaming Series With TIGER COUNTRY and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2020

Hampstead Theatre has announced an extension of its free, digital streaming series in partnership with The Guardian. The live stream recordings of Nina Raine's NHS inspired hit drama Tiger Country and Howard Brenton's politically charged #AIWW: The Arrest of Ai Weiwei will be available to watch, on demand.

BWW Review: DRAWING THE LINE, Hampstead Theatre Live Stream Photo BWW Review: DRAWING THE LINE, Hampstead Theatre Live Stream
by Gary Naylor - Apr 14, 2020

A surfeit of exposition and shouty scenes detract from an important story that resonates to this day.

Hampstead Theatre Will Stream A Series Of Hit Productions From Its Digital Archive Fo Photo Hampstead Theatre Will Stream A Series Of Hit Productions From Its Digital Archive For Free
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2020

Hampstead Theatre and The Guardian will re-release the live stream recordings of Mike Bartlett's Wild, Beth Steel's Wonderland and Howard Brenton's Drawing the Line for free.

Bruce Guthrie Joins NCPA As The Head Of Theatre & Films Photo Bruce Guthrie Joins NCPA As The Head Of Theatre & Films
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2019

Bruce Guthrie who was in Mumbai last year to direct the house full play Constellations for NCPA theatre season has taken up the role of Head of Theatre & Films at NCPA.

Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and THE MOTHER's Isabelle Hup Photo Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and THE MOTHER's Isabelle Huppert and Trip Cullman
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Apr 8, 2019

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with Broadway alum Ilana Levine, who makes her entrance onto the podcast stage with her new show Little Known Facts. Ilana's unique brand of celebrity interview, 'Podcast Verite,' is unfiltered, raw, honest and uniquely funny.

Luther Burbank Center For The Arts Names Mark R. DeSaulnier As New Director Of Market Photo Luther Burbank Center For The Arts Names Mark R. DeSaulnier As New Director Of Marketing
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 20, 2019

Following an extensive search, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (LBC) announced Mark R. DeSaulnier as its new Director of Marketing, effective June 1, 2019. Mr. DeSaulnier will be responsible for the overall stewardship, strategy, and management of the Luther Burbank Memorial Foundation's brand identity as a community-based, non-profit performing arts center committed to enriching, educating and entertaining the people of California's North Bay region and beyond.

French Institute Alliance Francaise Presents Isabelle Huppert Photo French Institute Alliance Francaise Presents Isabelle Huppert
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 19, 2019

The French Institute Alliance Française celebrates the career of Isabelle Huppertpresenting a special evening with the iconic French actress and a CinéSalon series devoted to her on-screen work from March 5 to April 23. The programs coincide with Huppert's starring run in Florian Zeller's The Mother at the Atlantic Theater Company from February 20 to April 7. Tickets are available at fiaf.org.

Howard Davies Videos

STAGE TUBE: Sydney Theatre Announces 2015 Season - Geoffrey Rush and Cate Blanchett to Star in KING LEAR & More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 4, 2014

In 2015, Australia's iconic theatre-makers are coming to play. It's a year of adventure, and we look forward to having you along for the ride - you'll be in great company.

STAGE TUBE: Trailer - National Theatre Live to Broadcast THE LAST OF THE HAUSSMANS, Beg. Oct 11
by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2012

On Thursday, October 11, National Theatre Live will broadcast a live performance of The Last of the Haussmans, a new play by Stephen Beresford and directed by Howard Davies. The broadcasts will be shown at cinemas throughout North America with many encore dates available. National Theatre Live's fourth season continues with The Last of the Haussmans, directed by Howard Davies. Steven Beresford's acclaimed new play is a funny, touching and sometimes savage portrait of a family that's losing its grip. The cast includes includes Julie Walters, Rory Kinnear and Helen McCrory. The darkly comic drama is completely sold out at the National Theatre.

STAGE TUBE: 2011 Olivier Award Winners!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 16, 2011

Here is the full video coverage of the winners at the 2011 Olivier Awards.

STAGE TUBE: Danielle Hope Talks Oz, Crawford & More on Oliviers Red Carpet
by Robert Diamond - Mar 13, 2011

The winners of the 35th Olivier Awards, the UK's highest stage honours, were announced tonight, Sunday 13 March 2011, at a star-studded ceremony held at London's historic Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Here's Danielle Hope on the red carpet!

STAGE TUBE: Sierra Boggess at the 2011 Olivier Awards
by Robert Diamond - Mar 13, 2011

The winners of the 35th Olivier Awards, the UK's highest stage honours, were announced tonight, Sunday 13 March 2011, at a star-studded ceremony held at London's historic Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Here's Sierra Boggess on the red carpet!

BWW TV: Kevin Spacey Receives EDWIN BOOTH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
by Robert Diamond - Jan 11, 2011

Academy Award¬ģ winner, Kevin Spacey, CBE, was presented with the EDWIN BOOTH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD at a special fundraising gala at the landmarked mansion at 16 Gramercy Park South, (East 20 off Park Ave,) New York City on January 10, 2011.

BWW Video Show Preview: A Moon For The Misbegotten
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com brings you these highlights from the West End transfer of A Moon For The Misbegotten starring Kevin Spacey!


Howard Davies Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Howard Davies been nominated for?
Best Director (Olivier Awards) for The White Guard , Best Director (Olivier Awards) for The White Guard , Best Director (Olivier Awards) for Private Lives , Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Private Lives , Best Director (Olivier Awards) for All My Sons , Best Director (Olivier Awards) for The Iceman Cometh , Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Iceman Cometh , Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Iceman Cometh , Director of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Cat On A Hot Tin Roof , Director of the Year (Olivier Awards) for The Secret Rapture , Director of the Year (Olivier Awards) for The Shaughraun Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Les Liaisons Dangereuses and Director of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Les Liaisons Dangereuses, RSC .

What awards has Howard Davies won?
Best Director (Olivier Awards) for The White Guard, Best Director (Olivier Awards) for The White Guard, Best Director (Olivier Awards) for All My Sons Best Director (Olivier Awards) for The Iceman Comethand Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Iceman Cometh .