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Lila Neugebauer

 
Bio:
Neugebauer made her Broadway debut last year with the critically acclaimed revival of Kenneth Lonergan's "The Waverly Gallery," starring Elaine May and Lucas Hedges. She is a well-known theater director, having directed shows such as Tracy Letts' "Mary Page Marlowe," Edward Albee's "At Home at the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Neugebauer made her Broadway debut last year with the critically acclaimed revival of Kenneth Lonergan's "The Waverly Gallery," starring Elaine May and Lucas Hedges. She is a well-known theater director, having directed shows such as Tracy Letts' "Mary Page Marlowe," Edward Albee's "At Home at the ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2030]
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[Off-Broadway, 2022]
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[Off-Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018] [Replacement]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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Marin Ireland, Lila Neugebauer, Simon Stephens, Edie Falco and Blair Brown Photo

Marin Ireland, Lila Neugebauer, Simon Stephens, Edie Falco and Blair Brown

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Marin Ireland, Director Lila Neugebauer, Playwright Simon Stephens, Edie Falco and Blair Brown

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Director Lila Neugebauer and Playwright Simon Stephens

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Mia Katigbak and Lila Neugebauer  Photo

Mia Katigbak and Lila Neugebauer

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Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2030]
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[Off-Broadway, 2022]
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[Off-Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018] [Replacement]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2014]
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Lila Neugebauer Biography

Neugebauer made her Broadway debut last year with the critically acclaimed revival of Kenneth Lonergan's "The Waverly Gallery," starring Elaine May and Lucas Hedges. She is a well-known theater director, having directed shows such as Tracy Letts' "Mary Page Marlowe," Edward Albee's "At Home at the Zoo/The Zoo Story" and world premieres of Sarah DeLappe's "The Wolves," The Mad Ones' "Mr. Murray's Menagerie" and "Miles For Mary," Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' "Everybody" and Annie Baker's "The Antipodes."

Lila Neugebauer Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Lila Neugebauer, Miles for Mary
 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Director
Lila Neugebauer, Miles for Mary
 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Play
Lila Neugebauer, Miles for Mary
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Sam Norkin Award Gold Star
Lila Neugebauer
 
Obie Awards - 2017 - Ensemble Gold Star
Lila NeugebauerThe Wolves
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Lila Neugebauer, The Wolves
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Director
Lila Neugebauer, The Wolves
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Lila Neugebauer, The Wayside Motor Inn

Lila Neugebauer News

OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION to Host Bake Sale to Support Abortion Access Photo OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION to Host Bake Sale to Support Abortion Access
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 23, 2022

Alison Leiby, the writer and comedian behind Oh God, A Show About Abortion, and three-time James Beard Award nominee Natasha Li Pickowicz (Never Ending Taste, Flora Bar, Café Altro Paradiso) have announced a one-day-only bake sale to support abortion access.

A BURNING CHURCH Begins May 20 At New Ohio Theatre Photo A BURNING CHURCH Begins May 20 At New Ohio Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022

New Ohio Theatre and IRT Theater's Archive Residency work-in-progress presentation of A Burning Church, with a book and direction by Alex Hare and Zhailon Levingston, music by Nehemiah Luckett and lyrics by Zhailon Levingston, begins performances on May 20 at New Ohio Theatre (154 Christopher Street) in New York City.

Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Announces Extension Photo Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Announces Extension
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

The limited engagement of Alison Leiby’s Oh God, A Show About Abortion has been extended through June 30 at the Cherry Lane Theatre.

Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS I Photo Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS IN SURVIVAL: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced casting and design team for the upcoming World Premiere of Lessons in Survival: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) now on-sale. Lessons In Survival: 1971 will begin previews at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) May 26, 2022 and play through June 30 with an opening night set for June 9.  

Photos: See Cynthia Nixon, Tituss Burgess & More at ALISON LEIBY: OH GOD, A SHOW ABOU Photo Photos: See Cynthia Nixon, Tituss Burgess & More at ALISON LEIBY: OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Opening Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

Presenter Ilana Glazer has brought Alison Leiby's critically acclaimed comedy about no one's favorite subject to the stage. Directed by Lila Neugebauer (The Wolves, The Waverly Gallery), Alison Leiby: Oh God, A Show About Abortion plays the Cherry Lane Theatre in Manhattan for six weeks only, now through June 4, 2022.

2022 Drama League Directors Project Recipients Announced Photo 2022 Drama League Directors Project Recipients Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

The stage directors receiving the fellowships, assistantships and residencies of the 2022 Drama League Directors Project: NJ Agwuna, Jean Carlo Yunén Aróstegui, Jennifer Chang, Andrew Coopman, Justin Emeka, Nadia Guevara, Emily Hartford, Susanna Jaramillo, Ibi Owolabi, Logan Gabrielle Schulman, Noam Shapiro, Jessica Natalie Smith, and Kendra Ware.

Diversionary Announces The Cast and Creative Team of the World Premiere Musical EIGHT Photo Diversionary Announces The Cast and Creative Team of the World Premiere Musical EIGHTY-SIXED
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2022

Diversionary announces the cast and creative team of the World Premiere Musical of EIGHTY-SIXED. Kevin Newbury will direct the World Premiere production of EIGHTY-SIXED by Jeremy J. King and Sam Salmond and choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly.

Ars Nova Announces New Vision Residency Programming Photo Ars Nova Announces New Vision Residency Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

Ars Nova¬†has¬†announced additional programming running between April 27 ‚Äď June 24, 2022. All events will take place in-person at Ars Nova (511 West 54th Street, Manhattan) for $15 and online via Ars Nova Supra for $10.

New Ohio Theatre & IRT's Archive Residency to Present iNegro, a rhapsody & A Burning  Photo New Ohio Theatre & IRT's Archive Residency to Present iNegro, a rhapsody & A Burning Church
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2022

New Ohio Theatre and IRT Theater will present the Archive Residency world premiere of iNegro, a rhapsody, written and performed by Kareem M. Lucas, and production concept by Stevie Walker-Webb, and a work-in-progress presentation of A Burning Church.

Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION to Play the Cherry Lane Theatre Photo Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION to Play the Cherry Lane Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022

Directed by Lila Neugebauer (The Wolves, The Waverly Gallery), Alison Leiby: Oh God, A Show About Abortion will play the Cherry Lane Theatre in Manhattan for six weeks only, from April 25 through June 4, 2022. Opening night will be May 5, 2022.

Lila Neugebauer Videos

VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Edie Falco & More in MORNING SUN VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights of Edie Falco & More in MORNING SUN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 3, 2021

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of¬†Morning Sun, written by Tony Award winner¬†Simon Stephens, directed by Drama Desk Award winner¬†Lila Neugebauer, opens tonight, Wednesday November 3, at New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th¬†Street).

VIDEO: Edie Falco & Company Get Ready for the World Premiere of MTC's MORNING SUN VideoVIDEO: Edie Falco & Company Get Ready for the World Premiere of MTC's MORNING SUN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 17, 2021

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Morning Sun, written by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, directed by Drama Desk Award winner Lila Neugebauer, began performances earlier this week at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street).

VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALLERY VideoVIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALLERY
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2018

Lucas Hedges was a guest on today's episode of 'Live with Kelly and Ryan.' During his interview, he talks about what it's like doing Broadway for the first time in 'The Waverly Gallery.'

VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks to Seth Meyers About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALL VideoVIDEO: Lucas Hedges Talks to Seth Meyers About His Broadway Debut in THE WAVERLY GALLERY
by Stage Tube - Nov 6, 2018

Lucas Hedges was a guest on last night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers.' During the interview, Hedges talks about his Broadway debut in The Waverly Gallery, what Joel Edgerton was like on the set of Boy Erased and working with his own father on a film.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the Duplass Brothers' ROOM 104 on HBO VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the Duplass Brothers' ROOM 104 on HBO
by Stage Tube - Oct 31, 2018

The anthology series ROOM 104 will return for its 12-episode second season, debuting two episodes back-to-back, FRIDAY, NOV. 9 (11:30 pm ET), followed by two more new episodes subsequent Fridays at the same time.

VIDEO: Lucas Hedges Discusses His 'Big Break' on THE TONIGHT SHOW VideoVIDEO: Lucas Hedges Discusses His 'Big Break' on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2018

Last night, Lucas Hedges sat down to talk with Jimmy Fallon on 'The Tonight Show.' During the interview, Hedges discusses his 'big break' in his dad's film Dan in Real Life, getting acting notes from his Mid90s child co-star, and calls attention to pain experienced by LGBTQ youth with his film Boy Erased.

BWW TV: Tatiana Maslany & Company Explain What Tracy Letts' MARY PAGE MARLOWE Is All  VideoBWW TV: Tatiana Maslany & Company Explain What Tracy Letts' MARY PAGE MARLOWE Is All About!
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 15, 2018

Second Stage Theater will soon present the New York Premiere of Tracy Letts' acclaimed play, Mary Page Marlowe, directed by Lila Neugebauer. David Aaron Baker and Nick Dillenburg will complete the cast featuring Blair Brown, Kayli Carter, Audrey Corsa, Marcia DeBonis, Ryan Foust, Tess Frazer, Emma Geer, Grace Gummer, Mia Sinclair Jenness, Brian Kerwin, Tatiana Maslany, Kellie Overbey, Susan Pourfar, Maria Elena Ramirez, Elliot Villar, and Gary Wilmes.

VIDEO: MILES FOR MARY Makes New York Return and Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwright's VideoVIDEO: MILES FOR MARY Makes New York Return and Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwright's Horizons
by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2017

After a smash run last fall, Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) will present MILES FOR MARY, a new play by The Mad Ones. Directed by Lila Neugebauer, MILES FOR MARY received critical acclaim during its fall 2016 run at The Bushwick Starr. Watch the new trailer below!

BWW TV: THE WOLVES Take the Field in Highlights at Lincoln Center Theater VideoBWW TV: THE WOLVES Take the Field in Highlights at Lincoln Center Theater
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 16, 2017

Lincoln Center Theater is bringing the critically-acclaimed, Drama Desk and Obie award-winning production of The Wolves, a new play by Sarah DeLappe, directed by Lila Neugebauer, to the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater this fall. The show is currently in previews for an opening on November 20, and BroadwayWorld has footage from the show below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Cristin Milioti, William Jackson Harper and More in LCT3 VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Cristin Milioti, William Jackson Harper and More in LCT3's AFTER THE BLAST
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 23, 2017

Eboni Booth, Will Connolly, William Jackson Harper, Ben Horner, Cristin Milioti, David Pegram, and Teresa Yenque comprise the cast of the LCT3/Lincoln Center Theaterproduction of After the Blast, a new play by Zoe Kazan, directed by Lila Neugebauer. BroadwayWorld has highlights from the production below!


Lila Neugebauer Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Lila Neugebauer been nominated for?
Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Miles for Mary , Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for Miles for Mary , Outstanding Play (The Lortels) for Miles for Mary , Sam Norkin Award (Drama Desk Awards) , Ensemble (Obie Awards) for The Wolves , Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Wolves Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for The Wolves and Outstanding Director of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Wayside Motor Inn .

What awards has Lila Neugebauer won?
Sam Norkin Award (Drama Desk Awards)and Ensemble (Obie Awards) for The Wolves.