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Martin Platt

 
Bio:
Martin Platt (Producer Director) A native of Beverly Hills, California. Graduate of Carnegie-Mellon University in Directing (1971). Founding Artistic Director Alabama Shakespeare Festival (1972-1989); General Director, Birmingham Opera Theatre (1989-90); Artistic Director New Mexico Repertory ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Martin Platt (Producer Director) A native of Beverly Hills, California. Graduate of Carnegie-Mellon University in Directing (1971). Founding Artistic Director Alabama Shakespeare Festival (1972-1989); General Director, Birmingham Opera Theatre (1989-90); Artistic Director New Mexico Repertory ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2015]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Producer

Photos

Tim Smith, Victoria Lee, and Martin Platt Photo

Tim Smith, Victoria Lee, and Martin Platt

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Date:
04/26/2022
Helen Milne, James Simon, Molly Morris, Martin Platt Photo

Helen Milne, James Simon, Molly Morris, Martin Platt

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Date:
04/22/2022
Tim Smith, Doreen Sayegh, Martin Platt, Maggie Spanuello, Nick Vidal Photo

Tim Smith, Doreen Sayegh, Martin Platt, Maggie Spanuello, Nick Vidal

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Date:
12/07/2021
Producers Tim Smith and Martin Platt  Photo

Producers Tim Smith and Martin Platt

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Date:
10/25/2021
Martin Platt, Rosamund Zander and David Elliott Photo

Martin Platt, Rosamund Zander and David Elliott

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Date:
07/13/2018

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2013]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Producer

Martin Platt Biography

Martin Platt (Producer Director) A native of Beverly Hills, California. Graduate of Carnegie-Mellon University in Directing (1971). Founding Artistic Director Alabama Shakespeare Festival (1972-1989); General Director, Birmingham Opera Theatre (1989-90); Artistic Director New Mexico Repertory Theatre; Founder/Artistic director Santa Fe Stages International Performing Art Festival. Co-Director Fifth Amendment Ltd (UK) producing over 50 international tours and West End Productions (1991-2001); Directed productions throughout U.S., as well as at the Bienale de Flamenco in Sevilla; Vienna English Theatre; Barbican Center (London); Birmingham Repertory Theatre (UK); Riverside Studios (London); West Yorkshire Playhouse (UK). As a Producer in the West End: LEND ME A TENOR THE MUSICAL, NIXON'S NIXON; GUMBOOTS; A WOMAN IN WAITING. In New York, off-Broadway BEDLAM'S HAMLET AND SAINT JOAN, HERE LIES JENNY, IN THE CONTINUUM, AN OAK TREE, TREASON. On Broadway VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, NY Theatre Critics Circle, Outer Critics Circle); upcoming, DAMES AT SEA ON BROADWAY.

Martin Platt Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Play Gold Star
Martin Platt, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Martin Platt News

TRU Announces Community Gathering Via Zoom - You've Never Heard Anything Like It: The Photo TRU Announces Community Gathering Via Zoom - You've Never Heard Anything Like It: The Developmental Journey of ISLANDER
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

A dependable haven for artists in isolation, Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) is now into its second year of non-stop weekly Community Gatherings this Friday, having offered to date over 100 conversations and unlimited camaraderie since April 17, 2020.

Photos: Lesley Nicol Opens HOW THE HELL DID I GET HERE? At The McKittrick Hotel Photo Photos: Lesley Nicol Opens HOW THE HELL DID I GET HERE? At The McKittrick Hotel
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2022

The McKittrick Hotel,¬†home of Sleep No More, welcomes the New York premiere of How the Hell Did I¬†Get Here?, starring ‚ÄúDownton Abbey‚Äôs‚ÄĚ Mrs. Patmore, Lesley Nicol. Playing a strictly¬†limited engagement in The Club Car¬†through May 8.

Photos: New York Premiere of ISLANDER Opens at Times Square's Newest Theater Photo Photos: New York Premiere of ISLANDER Opens at Times Square's Newest Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2022

The acclaimed UK production of Islander has arrived in New York at PLAYHOUSE 46 at St. Luke's (308 West 46th Street), opening last night,  April 21.

Final Week to Catch Mint Theater's THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW Photo Final Week to Catch Mint Theater's THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

Mint Theater Company has returned to live performances with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003. Previews began February 8th at New York City Center Stage II (131 West 55th Street, between 6th & 7th Avenues).

THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW to Open at New York City Center Stage II Tomorrow Photo THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW to Open at New York City Center Stage II Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 21, 2022

Tuesday February 22nd, Mint Theater Company will return to live performances with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003. Previews began February 8th at New York City Center Stage II (131 West 55th Street, between 6th & 7th Avenues).

Performances Begin Tonight for Mint Theater's THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW Photo Performances Begin Tonight for Mint Theater's THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 8, 2022

Tonight, Tuesday February 8th, Mint Theater Company will return to live performances with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003.

Cast Announced for Mint Theater's THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW Photo Cast Announced for Mint Theater's THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2022

Mint Theater Company will return to live performances with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003. Martin Platt will direct a company that includes Amy Blackman, Ciarán Bowling, Seth Andrew Bridges, Tom Coiner, Katie Fanning and more.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of WHEN HARRY MET REHAB Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of WHEN HARRY MET REHAB
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2021

WHEN HARRY MET REHAB is running now through January 30 at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Avenue. A comedy that takes sobriety seriously, WHEN HARRY MET REHAB is based loosely on the real-life experiences of Chicago sports radio personality, Harry Teinowitz.

Mint Theatre Company Will Return With Live Performances in 2022 Photo Mint Theatre Company Will Return With Live Performances in 2022
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 30, 2021

Mint Theater Company will return to live performances in 2022 with a new production of The Daughter-in-Law by D.H. Lawrence, first produced by the Mint in 2003.

TRU Announces 11/12 Community Gathering Via Zoom Photo TRU Announces 11/12 Community Gathering Via Zoom
by Stephi Wild - Nov 12, 2021

A dependable haven for artists in isolation, Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) is now into its second year of non-stop weekly Community Gatherings this Friday, having offered to date over 80 conversations and unlimited camaraderie since April 17, 2020.

Martin Platt Videos

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of GEORGIE: MY ADVENTURES WITH GEORGE ROSE
by TV - Opening Night Special - Feb 3, 2017

Producers Martin Platt and David Elliott with Mary Cossette, Jamie deRoy, Riki Kane Larimer, Richard Winkler, and Mike Blank, present the New York premiere of Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose, the new play written by and starring Ed Dixon (Sunset Boulevard, LES MISERABLES) with direction by Eric Schaeffer (Follies, Million Dollar Quartet).


Martin Platt Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Martin Platt been nominated for?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike .

What awards has Martin Platt won?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike .