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Rebecca Taichman

 
Bio:
Select Off-Broadway: How To Transcend A Happy Marriage and The Oldest Boy by Sarah Ruhl (LCT); Luck of the Irish by Kirsten Greenidge (LCT3); Familiar by Danai Gurira, Stage Kiss by Sarah Ruhl, Milk Like Sugar by Kirsten Greenidge (Playwrights Horizons); Orlando by Sarah Ruhl (CSC); Orpheus (NYCO); ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Select Off-Broadway: How To Transcend A Happy Marriage and The Oldest Boy by Sarah Ruhl (LCT); Luck of the Irish by Kirsten Greenidge (LCT3); Familiar by Danai Gurira, Stage Kiss by Sarah Ruhl, Milk Like Sugar by Kirsten Greenidge (Playwrights Horizons); Orlando by Sarah Ruhl (CSC); Orpheus (NYCO); ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2023]
Director
 
[West End, 2021]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2017]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Director/Co-Creator
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1997]
Casting Director

Writing

Co-Creator

Rebecca Taichman Biography

Select Off-Broadway: How To Transcend A Happy Marriage and The Oldest Boy by Sarah Ruhl (LCT); Luck of the Irish by Kirsten Greenidge (LCT3); Familiar by Danai Gurira, Stage Kiss by Sarah Ruhl, Milk Like Sugar by Kirsten Greenidge (Playwrights Horizons); Orlando by Sarah Ruhl (CSC); Orpheus (NYCO); Dark Sisters (MTG/Gotham); Menopausal Gentleman (The Ohio). Regional includes productions at Yale Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, Shakespeare Theatre Company, The Old Globe, ART, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, McCarter, Woolly Mammoth. Rebecca is a Henry Crown Fellow at The Aspen Institute, and a graduate of the Yale School of Drama. tre Company), the world premieres of Familiar by Danai Gurira and David Adjmi's The Evildoers and Marie Antoinette at Yale Rep. She received her MFA from Yale School of Drama.

Rebecca Taichman Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2017 - Directing Gold Star
Rebecca Taichman, Indecent
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Play Gold Star
Rebecca Taichman, Indecent
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Director
Rebecca Taichman, Indecent
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Direction of a Play Gold Star
Rebecca Taichman, Indecent

Rebecca Taichman News

La Jolla Playhouse Announces 2023/24 Season Featuring Five World Premieres Photo La Jolla Playhouse Announces 2023/24 Season Featuring Five World Premieres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2022

 La Jolla Playhouse has announced the first five productions of its 2023/2024 season, including the world-premiere musical The Untitled Unauthorized Hunter S. Thompson Musical, music and lyrics by Joe Iconis, book by Joe Iconis and Gregory S. Moss, directed by Tony Award winner Christopher Ashley.

Broadway Buying Guide: November 28, 2022 Photo Broadway Buying Guide: November 28, 2022
by Team BWW - Nov 28, 2022

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, November 28, 2022.

Broadway Buying Guide: November 21, 2022 Photo Broadway Buying Guide: November 21, 2022
by Team BWW - Nov 21, 2022

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, November 21, 2022.

Photos: First Look at Deirdre O'Connell & More in BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Cen Photo Photos: First Look at Deirdre O'Connell & More in BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater
by Show Highlights - Nov 17, 2022

Get a first look at Lincoln Center Theater's production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, now in previews and will open on Sunday, December 4 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

Andrew Burnap, Phillipa Soo & Jordan Donica to Star in CAMELOT at Lincoln Center Thea Photo Andrew Burnap, Phillipa Soo & Jordan Donica to Star in CAMELOT at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced that Andrew Burnap will be Arthur, Phillipa Soo will be Guenevere, and Jordan Donica will be Lancelot Du Lac in its new version of Lerner & Loewe's Camelot, a fresh take on the classic tale.

Listen: Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Discusses His Early Work & More on THE DRAMATISTS GUIL Photo Listen: Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Discusses His Early Work & More on THE DRAMATISTS GUILD PRESENTS: TALKBACK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 24, 2022

The Dramatists Guild of America is presenting season four of The Dramatists Guild Presents: TALKBACK. The Guild celebrates writers from a diverse array of backgrounds and how they’ve built meaningful careers within a constantly evolving industry. The first episode of the season debuts today with Branden Jacobs-Jenkins. Listen here!

BECKY NURSE OF SALEM Announces New Preview and Opening Dates at Lincoln Center Theate Photo BECKY NURSE OF SALEM Announces New Preview and Opening Dates at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

Due to a positive Covid case in the company which caused a significant disruption in the rehearsal process, Lincoln Center Theater’s upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, will now begin previews Tuesday, November 8 and open on Sunday, December 4 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

Molly Rosa Houlahan Joins People's Light As Associate Producing Director Photo Molly Rosa Houlahan Joins People's Light As Associate Producing Director
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2022

Molly Rosa Houlahan joins the artistic team at People's Light as Associate Producing Director. Founded in 1974, People's Light serves as one of Pennsylvania's most accomplished professional non-profit theatres, known for its resident company of artists, wide array of productions, and innovative work with young people. In this role, Houlahan serves as a creative producer, collaborating with artistic and executive leadership to oversee the organization's creative and civic vision.

New Musical SHOW ME ETERNITY by Sam Caps and Annie Dillon to be Presented at 54 Below Photo New Musical SHOW ME ETERNITY by Sam Caps and Annie Dillon to be Presented at 54 Below in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Show Me Eternity on November 9, 9:30 pm. Which love stories are allowed to be told? Show Me Eternity, a new musical about everlasting love and the erasure of queer identity, tells a story hidden for over a century: the romance between Emily Dickinson and Sue Gilbert.

Photos: See Deirdre O'Connell & More in Rehearsals for BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincol Photo Photos: See Deirdre O'Connell & More in Rehearsals for BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

On Tuesday, September 27, cast, crew and creatives of Lincoln Center Theater’s BECKY NURSE OF SALEM gathered for the first rehearsal. Get a first look at photos here!

Rebecca Taichman Videos

VIDEO: First Look at 'Up' From SING STREET at The Huntington Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at 'Up' From SING STREET at The Huntington

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 13, 2022

All new production footage has been released from¬†SING STREET¬†at The Huntington with a clip of the song ‚ÄúUp‚ÄĚ by¬†Gary Clark¬†and¬†John Carney.¬†Check out the video here!

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of SING STREET at the Huntington Videoplay
VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of SING STREET at the Huntington

by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

Sing Street is playing  at The Huntington's Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA from August 26 to October 2, 2022. Check out an all new behind the scenes video here!

BWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED Videoplay
BWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 29, 2020

Get a sneak peek of SING STREET: Grounded streaming this Thursday from 6:30pm till 7pm (EST) exclusively on SING STREET Broadway's Facebook Page!

BWW TV: SING STREET to Be Featured on New Digital Series CBS SUNDAY MORNING - SUNDAY  Videoplay
BWW TV: SING STREET to Be Featured on New Digital Series CBS SUNDAY MORNING - SUNDAY MATINEE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 24, 2020

CBS Sunday Morning is launching a new digital series entitled CBS Sunday Morning - Sunday Matinee! Every Sunday after their broadcast, at 3 PM, they will share exclusive content from Broadway and Off-Broadway shows so that fans can keep up with their favorite shows and stars from their computers and/or personal devices.

VIDEO: Anna Camp Talks About Her Love of Dolly Parton on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN! Videoplay
VIDEO: Anna Camp Talks About Her Love of Dolly Parton on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN!

by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2019

Anna Camp talks about Dolly Parton's reaction to her singing in 'Perfect Harmony.'

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of INDECENT in Los Angeles Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of INDECENT in Los Angeles

by Alan Henry - May 14, 2019

Indecent comes to the Ahmanson theatre next month! In the video below, get the inside scoop on the production from playwright Paula Vogel and director Rebecca Taichman.

BWW TV: Celebrate the Best of Off-Broadway Backstage at the Obie Awards! Videoplay
BWW TV: Celebrate the Best of Off-Broadway Backstage at the Obie Awards!

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 28, 2018

The American Theatre Wing (Heather Hitchens, President and CEO) and The Village Voice (Peter Barbey, President and CEO) announced the winners of the 63rd Annual Obie Awards¬ģ just last week at Terminal 5.

VIDEO: MILES FOR MARY Makes New York Return and Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwright's Videoplay
VIDEO: 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!

VIDEO: TIME AND THE CONWAYS' Anna Camp Talks 'Pitch Perfect' Marriage & More on 'COLB Videoplay
VIDEO: TIME AND THE CONWAYS' Anna Camp Talks 'Pitch Perfect' Marriage & More on 'COLBERT'

by Caryn Robbins - Oct 31, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW, guest Anna Camp sampled a few songs that she and her husband, who she met while filming PITCH PERFECT sing along at home. The actress also discusses her new Broadway show TIME AND THE CONWAYS

BWW TV: CONWAYS on Parade! Go Inside Opening Night with the Cast Videoplay
BWW TV: CONWAYS on Parade! Go Inside Opening Night with the Cast

by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 11, 2017

Time stopped last night at the American Airlines Theatre, when Time and the Conways officially returned to Broadway. The Roundabout Theatre Companyproduction opened last night, October 10, 2017 and BroadwayWorld was there to catch the company as they celebrated the special night.


Rebecca Taichman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Rebecca Taichman written?
Rebecca Taichman has written 1 shows including Indecent (Co-Creator).

What awards has Rebecca Taichman been nominated for?
Directing (Obie Awards) for Indecent , Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Indecent Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for Indecent and Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Indecent .

What awards has Rebecca Taichman won?
Directing (Obie Awards) for Indecent Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Indecentand Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Indecent.