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Paul Sills

 
Paul Sills Headshot
Date of Death: June 02, 2008

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1971]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1962]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1962]
Producer
Director
 
[Broadway, 1961]
Director
Producer

Writing

Bookwriter
Adaptation

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 1971]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1962]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 1962]
Producer

Director

[Broadway, 1961]
Director

Producer

Writing
Bookwriter
Adaptation

Paul Sills Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1971 - Outstanding Director Gold Star
Paul Sills, Story Theatre
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1971 - Outstanding Director Gold Star
Paul SillsMetamorphosis
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1971 - Outstanding Achievement Awards Gold Star
Paul Sills, Paulo Sills' Story Theatre
 
Tony Awards - 1971 - Best Play
Paul Sills, Story Theatre

Paul Sills News

Tony Award Winner Paul Sand To Workshop THE PILOT WHO CRASHED THE PARTY At The Odysse Photo Tony Award Winner Paul Sand To Workshop THE PILOT WHO CRASHED THE PARTY At The Odyssey Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

Paul Sand Projects has announced that it will present a workshop production of THE PILOT WHO CRASHED THE PARTY: A Dangerous Satire in Two Acts, a new play written and directed by Tony and two-time Drama Desk Award winner Paul Sand.

THE BEST OF SECOND CIT Comes to The MAC, February 12 Photo THE BEST OF SECOND CIT Comes to The MAC, February 12
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

It has been said that a shared sense of humor is key to a happy relationship. That is why the McAninch Arts Center¬†believes there is no better way of celebrating Valentine's Day than with ‚ÄúThe Best of Second City‚ÄĚ Saturday, Feb. 12, at 5 and 8 p.m. Special Valentine's-themed drink specials will be available.

BWW Blog: 10 Things to Know Before Attending Acting School Photo BWW Blog: 10 Things to Know Before Attending Acting School
by Atlantic Theater Company - Nov 3, 2021

This month's blog from Atlantic Theater Company comes from Christopher Jewels-Booth, Atlantic Acting School Director of Admissions.

Pandemic Drama ADJUST THE PROCEDURE to be Presented by JCS Theater Company and Spin C Photo Pandemic Drama ADJUST THE PROCEDURE to be Presented by JCS Theater Company and Spin Cycle
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

JCS Theater Company and Spin Cycle will present ADJUST THE PROCEDURE, a new play by Jake Shore (The Devil Is On The Loose With An Axe In Marshalltown, Holy Moly, and Down The Mountain And Across The Stream) conceived during the pandemic and created with Zoom theater in mind.

Portland Center Stage New Board Will Focus on Social Justice Photo Portland Center Stage New Board Will Focus on Social Justice
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2021

Portland Center Stage released a statement today from Stacey Caldwell Roberts, incoming board chair; Cynthia Fuhrman, managing director, and Marissa Wolf, artistic director:

50th Annual BLUE RIBBON CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL Announced Photo 50th Annual BLUE RIBBON CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2021

The Blue Ribbon Children's Festival¬†will celebrate its 50th¬†anniversary in 2021 with a 30-minute online program designed to share the love of the arts through dance with young people of all ages. This year's¬†Blue Ribbon Children's Festival¬†will premiere on¬†The Music Center Offstage¬†virtual platform on March 2, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. PT, and¬†will expand its traditional invitation to fifth graders to include students in grades 3‚Äď12 throughout Los Angeles County and their families to reflect the current distance learning environment;¬†

Join ANDTheatre Company To SPREAD THE LOVE Photo Join ANDTheatre Company To SPREAD THE LOVE
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2020

Share the Love with ANDTheatre Company! ANDTheatre celebrate its 36th season with a benefit show Thursday November 5th. All proceeds from the show go to AND's continuing classes, ongoing development of new and exciting work, as well as deeply needed artist salaries. Yes, it's online and with improv, music, magic and sketch!

Wake Up With BWW 2/10: Nathan Lane and Laurie Metcalf Will Lead DEATH OF A SALESMAN R Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/10: Nathan Lane and Laurie Metcalf Will Lead DEATH OF A SALESMAN Revival, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2020

Today's top stories: Nathan Lane and Laurie Metcalf will lead a revival of Death of a Salesman in 2021, and more!

Broadway and Film Actress Paula Kelly Dies at 76 Photo Broadway and Film Actress Paula Kelly Dies at 76
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Paula Kelly, actress of stage and screen, has died. She was 76. Kelly made her Broadway debut as Mrs. Veloz in the 1964 musical Something More!, alongside Barbara Cook. Her other Broadway credits include The Dozens (1969), Paul Sills' Story Theatre (1971), Ovid's Metamorphoses (1971), and Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies (1981).

America Writers Museum To Honor Viola Spolin And The Second City Photo America Writers Museum To Honor Viola Spolin And The Second City
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 27, 2020

Join the American Writers Museum as they honor the work of Viola Spolin, author and a?oemothera?? of improvisational theater. Ms. Spolin's groundbreaking work and codification of her theater games into a training method and philosophy eventually led to the creation of The Second City.


Paul Sills Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Paul Sills written?
Paul Sills has written 2 shows including Big Deal (Bookwriter), Paul Sills' Story Theatre (Adaptation).

What awards has Paul Sills been nominated for?
Outstanding Director (Drama Desk Awards) for Story Theatre , Outstanding Director (Drama Desk Awards) for Metamorphosis Outstanding Achievement Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Paulo Sills' Story Theatre and Best Play (Tony Awards) for Story Theatre .

What awards has Paul Sills won?
Outstanding Director (Drama Desk Awards) for Story Theatre Outstanding Director (Drama Desk Awards) for Metamorphosisand Outstanding Achievement Awards (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Paulo Sills' Story Theatre.