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Mark Lamos

 
Date of Birth: March 10, 1946 (76)

Birth Place: USA

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1978
Octavius Robinson
  [Off-Broadway]
1978
Rex
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1973
Christian de Neuvillette
  [Broadway]
1972
Abel
  [Broadway]
1972
Pfc. Bowers

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 0]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1991]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Director

Writing

Conceiver


Mark Lamos Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1991 - Best Direction of a Play
Mark Lamos, Our Country's Good

Mark Lamos News

Westport Country Playhouse Board of Trustees Announce Managing Director Resignation
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 10, 2022

The Board of Trustees of Westport Country Playhouse announce the resignation of Michael Barker, managing director, effective November 1, 2022.

Photos: Westport Country Playhouse Stages Pulitzer Prize-Nominated Play FROM THE MIS Photo Photos: Westport Country Playhouse Stages Pulitzer Prize-Nominated Play FROM THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse will stage the gripping tale of determination, hope, motivation, and inspiration, “From the Mississippi Delta,” written by Endesha Ida Mae Holland, Ph.D., and directed by Goldie E. Patrick, from October 18 - 30. The play was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize and won a Los Angeles Drama-Logue Award. See photos from the production.

A.R. Gurney's THE COCKTAIL HOUR Added to Westport Country Playhouse 2023 Season Lineu Photo A.R. Gurney's THE COCKTAIL HOUR Added to Westport Country Playhouse 2023 Season Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse has added the delightful and witty comedy of manners, “The Cocktail Hour” by A. R. (Pete) Gurney, to its previously announced 2023 season schedule, including a musical, “Ain’t Misbehavin’; a thriller, “Dial ‘M’ for Murder”; a comedy, “School Girls; or, The African Mean Girls Play”; and more.

Paul Newman's Recently Published Memoir Will Be Discussed at Westport Country Playhou Photo Paul Newman's Recently Published Memoir Will Be Discussed at Westport Country Playhouse
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 8, 2022

“The Extraordinary Life of an Ordinary Man,” a newly published memoir by Paul Newman, will be the topic of a book discussion, “An Afternoon with Melissa Newman,” at Westport Country Playhouse, on Sunday, November 20, at 3 p.m., presented by Darien's Barrett Bookstore.

Westport Country Playhouse Stages FROM THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA Photo Westport Country Playhouse Stages FROM THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse will stage the gripping tale of determination, hope, motivation, and inspiration, “From the Mississippi Delta,” written by Endesha Ida Mae Holland, Ph.D., and directed by Goldie E. Patrick, from October 18 - 30. The play was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize and won a Los Angeles Drama-Logue Award.

Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2023 Season Featuring a World Premiere Adaptatio Photo Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2023 Season Featuring a World Premiere Adaptation of ANTIGONE & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse has announced its upcoming 93rd Season, from April to November 2023, featuring five productions, including a musical, “Ain’t Misbehavin’; a thriller, “Dial ‘M’ for Murder”; a comedy, “School Girls; or, The African Mean Girls Play”; and a classic, “Antigone.”

Tony-Winning HAMILTON Star Renée Elise Goldsberry To Headline Westport Country Playh Photo Tony-Winning HAMILTON Star Renée Elise Goldsberry To Headline Westport Country Playhouse Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 22, 2022

Multi-award-winning Broadway star Renée Elise Goldsberry, perhaps best known for her role as Angelica Schuyler in the musical “Hamilton,” will headline Westport Country Playhouse's 2022 Gala, “Back to the Playhouse!,” on Saturday evening, September 17.

Photos: Westport Country Playhouse's KIM'S CONVENIENCE Photo Photos: Westport Country Playhouse's KIM'S CONVENIENCE
by Grace Cutler - Jul 9, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse will stage “Kim’s Convenience,” a funny and touching comedy about a Korean family who owns a Toronto convenience store, written by Ins Choi and directed by Nelson T. Eusebio III, from July 5 through July 17. Check out photos!

Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2022 Woodward Internship Class Photo Westport Country Playhouse Announces 2022 Woodward Internship Class
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2022 Joanne Woodward Internship class of seven theater career aspirants who will enhance their professional skills and gain on-the-job experience working directly with Playhouse senior staff from June through mid-August.

Westport Country Playhouse Stages Comedy KIM'S CONVENIENCE Photo Westport Country Playhouse Stages Comedy KIM'S CONVENIENCE
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse will stage “Kim's Convenience,” a funny and touching comedy about a Korean family who owns a Toronto convenience store, written by Ins Choi and directed by Nelson T. Eusebio III, from July 5 through July 17.

Mark Lamos Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage

by Alan Henry - Jan 10, 2019

Hartford Stage Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak and Managing Director Michael Stotts will present Samuel Baum's The Engagement Party, directed by Tresnjak. Zach Appelman, Richard Bekins, Mia Dillon and Beth Riesgraf lead the cast. The world premiere play will perform Thursday, January 10, through Sunday, February 3, 2019.

VIDEO: The Cast Talks THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast Talks THE ENGAGEMENT PARTY At Hartford Stage

by Alan Henry - Jan 7, 2019

Hartford Stage Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak and Managing Director Michael Stotts will present Samuel Baum's The Engagement Party, directed by Tresnjak. Zach Appelman, Richard Bekins, Mia Dillon and Beth Riesgraf lead the cast. The world premiere play will perform Thursday, January 10, through Sunday, February 3, 2019.

VIDEO: Watch a Trailer for Westport County Playhouse's MAN OF LA MANCHA Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch a Trailer for Westport County Playhouse's MAN OF LA MANCHA

by Stage Tube - Sep 29, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse stages "Man of La Mancha," the Tony Award-winning musical about Don Quixote's quest for "The Impossible Dream," now playing through October 14. Directed by Mark Lamos, Westport Country Playhouse artistic director, the story of Quixote's battle for good and the love of his fair maiden is written by Dale Wasserman, with music by Mitch Leigh, and lyrics by Joe Darion.

Video: First Look at THE UNDERSTUDY at Westport Country Playhouse Videoplay
Video: First Look at THE UNDERSTUDY at Westport Country Playhouse

by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse will stage the recent Off-Broadway hit, 'The Understudy,' a backstage comedy about a Hollywood action star rehearsing for a role on Broadway amid tensions with his understudy.  The cast includes Eric Bryant, Connecticut Critics Circle Award winner; Brett Dalton of ABC's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'; and Andrea Syglowski, award-winning actress. Running August 14 through September 1, the comedy is written by Theresa Rebeck, creator of NBC's show business drama, 'Smash,' and directed by David Kennedy, Westport Country Playhouse associate artistic director.

Video: Westport Country Playhouse Presents A FLEA IN HER EAR Videoplay
Video: Westport Country Playhouse Presents A FLEA IN HER EAR

by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse stages the lavish, large-cast comedy, "A Flea in Her Ear," newly adapted by David Ives from the original by Georges Feydeau, and directed by Mark Lamos, Westport Country Playhouse artistic director.  Fresh from a sold-out run by Delaware's Resident Ensemble Players (REP), a professional theater located at the University of Delaware, the co-production with the REP runs in Westport July 10 - 28.  

VIDEO: Westport Country Playhouse Opens 2018 Season with FLYIN' WEST Videoplay
VIDEO: Westport Country Playhouse Opens 2018 Season with FLYIN' WEST

by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse will open its 2018 Season with an uplifting tale of bravery, pride, and sisterhood, "Flyin' West," written by Pearl Cleage and directed by Seret Scott, playing May 29 through June 16.  This year marks the historic theater's 88th season.

VIDEO: Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET Opens at Westport Country Playhouse Videoplay
VIDEO: Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET Opens at Westport Country Playhouse

by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2017

Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare's classic love story, with a cast of 20, period costuming, sword fights, and scenic design by a Tony Award winner, will be directed by Playhouse Artistic Director Mark Lamos at Westport Country Playhouse, from October 31 through November 19. This is the first time the beloved play has been produced in the history of the Playhouse's 87 seasons.

VIDEO: New Trailer for SEX WITH STRANGERS at Westport Country Playhouse Videoplay
VIDEO: New Trailer for SEX WITH STRANGERS at Westport Country Playhouse

by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2017

'Sex with Strangers, a romantic drama about ambition and fame in the digital age, will be staged at Westport Country Playhouse, now through October 14. The play is written by Laura Eason, who is best known for four seasons as a writer/producer on the Netflix drama House of Cards. Check out highlights from the show in the new trailer below!

VIDEO: APPROPRIATE Comes to Westport Country Playhouse Videoplay
VIDEO: APPROPRIATE Comes to Westport Country Playhouse

by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2017

"Appropriate," the 2014 Obie Award winner for Best New American Play, will be staged at Westport Country Playhouse, from August 15 through September 2. The story of family secrets is written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, 2016 MacArthur Genius Grant Recipient, and directed by David Kennedy, Playhouse associate artistic director.

STAGE TUBE: Watch CAMELOT's Set Come Together in Time-Lapse at Westport Country Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Oct 4, 2016

As previously announced, Tony Award-winning actor Robert Sean Leonard, best known for tv's 'House,' film's 'Dead Poet's Society,' and Broadway's 'The Invention of Love' and 'Long Day's Journey Into Night,' will port Ray King Arthur in Lerner and Loewe's 'Camelot,' a freshly inventive take on the classic musical, at Westport Country Playhouse, tonight, October 4, through 30. Click below to watch the set come together before tonight's first performance!


Mark Lamos Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mark Lamos been in?
Mark Lamos has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Mark Lamos been in?
Mark Lamos has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Mark Lamos been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Our Country's Good .

How many shows has Mark Lamos written?
Mark Lamos has written 1 shows including The Gershwins' Fascinating Rhythm (Conceiver).