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Seret Scott

 
Bio:
Seret Scott has directed a dozen productions at the Old Globe Theatre as an Associate Artist. Off-Broadway she premiered Mujeres Y Hombres at New Victory Theatre, and directed Birdie Blue and Zooman and The Sign for Second Stage Theatre, Yohen for Pan Asian Rep. Regional credits: Arena Stage, Woolly ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Seret Scott has directed a dozen productions at the Old Globe Theatre as an Associate Artist. Off-Broadway she premiered Mujeres Y Hombres at New Victory Theatre, and directed Birdie Blue and Zooman and The Sign for Second Stage Theatre, Yohen for Pan Asian Rep. Regional credits: Arena Stage, Woolly ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1976
Performer
Lady in Orange [Replacement]
Lady in Blue (Understudy)
Lady in Brown (Understudy)
Lady in Orange (Understudy)
Lady in Yellow (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1974
Performer

Photos

Acting Company alumni Tatiana Wechsler and Roslyn Ruff with Seret Scott.  Photo

Acting Company alumni Tatiana Wechsler and Roslyn Ruff with Seret Scott.

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Date:
11/16/2018
Seret Scott and Gina Daniels Photo

Seret Scott and Gina Daniels

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Date:
11/16/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1976
Performer

Lady in Orange [Replacement]

Lady in Blue (Understudy)

Lady in Brown (Understudy)

Lady in Orange (Understudy)

Lady in Yellow (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1974
Performer

Seret Scott Biography

Seret Scott has directed a dozen productions at the Old Globe Theatre as an Associate Artist. Off-Broadway she premiered Mujeres Y Hombres at New Victory Theatre, and directed Birdie Blue and Zooman and The Sign for Second Stage Theatre, Yohen for Pan Asian Rep. Regional credits: Arena Stage, Woolly Mammoth, Studio Theatre, Ford’s Theatre, South Coast Rep, Tribute Productions, Court Theater, Studio Arena, ACT-SF, Long Wharf, Hartford Stage, Actor's Theatre- Louisville, Oregon Shakespeare, Denver Theatre Center, PlayMakers Rep, Crossroads, Alliance, Indiana Rep, Alley, Philadelphia Theatre Co, National Black Theatre, New Mexico Rep, Tisch-NYU, Juilliard, among others. She directed workshops for Roundabout Theatre, Pacific Playwright's, O’Neill Theatre Center, NY Stage and Film, Sundance, New Harmony and is a former Director in Residence at New Dramatists. Seret authored Second Line, produced by NJ’s Passage Theatre and DC's Atlas Theatre and is a Drama Desk Award winning actress.

Seret Scott Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Director, Resident Play
Seret ScottThe Old Settler
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1974 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Seret Scott, My Sister, My Sister

Seret Scott News

Tony Award-Winning Producer Steve Fickinger Has Passed Away Photo Tony Award-Winning Producer Steve Fickinger Has Passed Away
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Steve Fickinger, The Tony Award-winning producer who worked on shows such as Dear Evan Hansen, The Lion King, and Newsies passed away suddenly last week. 

Photos: Clive Davis and More Turn Out for The Acting Company's 50th Anniversary Gala Photo Photos: Clive Davis and More Turn Out for The Acting Company's 50th Anniversary Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2022

The Acting Company’s 50th Anniversary Gala celebrated the company’s impact across America and new artistic vision for the future on Monday, June 13, 2022 at Capitale in New York City.

Lynn Nottage & More to Take Part in the Launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative Photo Lynn Nottage & More to Take Part in the Launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022

Today, The Lillys announced the launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative, which aims to honor the great American playwright and civil rights leader’s legacy while investing in those following in her footsteps.

The Lilly Awards Foundation Announces The Launch Of The Lorraine Hansberry Initiative Photo The Lilly Awards Foundation Announces The Launch Of The Lorraine Hansberry Initiative
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

Today, The Lillys announced the launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative, which aims to honor the great American playwright and civil rights leader's legacy while investing in those following in her footsteps.

The Acting Company Announces Actors' Career Stability Initiative Awarding Student Loa Photo The Acting Company Announces Actors' Career Stability Initiative Awarding Student Loan Debt Grants
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

 The Acting Company has announced the Actors’ Career Stability Initiative program for the 2022-23 season. With support from the Booth Ferris Foundation, all actors who accept a casting offer to join the 2022-23 national touring season and have a minimum of $10,000 in student loan debt will be eligible to apply for student loan debt relief.

The Acting Company Announces 50th Anniversary Gala Honoring Peter Darrow Photo The Acting Company Announces 50th Anniversary Gala Honoring Peter Darrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

The Acting Company has announced a celebration of the company’s half century of impact across America with a 50th Anniversary Gala to take place on Monday, June 13, 2022 at Capitale (130 Bowery).

The History of FOR COLORED GIRLS... and its Journey on Stage and Screen Photo The History of FOR COLORED GIRLS... and its Journey on Stage and Screen
by Stephi Wild - Apr 24, 2022

This production marks the first Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange's piece, however, it has had quite the life on stage and screen. Today, we're taking you through the production history of for colored girls... to learn more about its journey back to Broadway!

The Acting Company Announces Reading of SAM'S COMING By Kia Corthron Photo The Acting Company Announces Reading of SAM'S COMING By Kia Corthron
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2022

The Acting Company has announced the return of The Louanna O. Carlin & John MacDonald Reading Series with Kia Corthron’s Sam’s Coming, which will receive a public reading on Monday, April 18 at 7:30 PM at The Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street).

The Genesis Festival is returning to Crossroads Theatre Next Month Photo The Genesis Festival is returning to Crossroads Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2022

The Genesis Festival is returning to Crossroads Theatre with six new productions that stand true to the theatre’s history of telling stories that highlight issues and start conversations across ethnic, racial, and cultural spectrums.

31st Annual GOTHAM AWARDS Winners Announced Photo 31st Annual GOTHAM AWARDS Winners Announced
by Gigi Gervais - Nov 30, 2021

The Gotham Film & Media Institute (The Gotham)  announced the winners of the 31st Annual Gotham Awards at a ceremony held at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on November 29.

Seret Scott Videos

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

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of NATIVE SON at Court Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 23, 2014

Due to early ticket demand, Court Theatre and American Blues Theater have extended the world premiere of American Blues Ensemble Member Nambi E. Kelley's new adaptation of Richard Wright's classic novel, Native Son, directed by Seret Scott. Native Son will now run through October 19, 2014 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue.


Seret Scott Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Seret Scott been in?
Seret Scott has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Seret Scott been in?
Seret Scott has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Seret Scott been nominated for?
Outstanding Director, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Old Settler and Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for My Sister, My Sister .

What awards has Seret Scott won?
Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for My Sister, My Sister.