Daniel Sullivan Biography

Also Credited As: Dan Sullivan
 

Daniel Sullivan Biography

Date of Birth: June 11, 1940 (77)
Birth Place: Wray, CO, USA
Gender: Male

MTC directorial credits include The Little Foxes, The Country House, The Snow Geese, The Columnist, Lost Lake, Accent on Youth, Good People, Time Stands Still, Rabbit Hole, After the Night and the Music, Brooklyn Boy, Sight Unseen, Psycopathia Sexualis, and Proof.

He has directed over 30 Broadway productions and at least as many Off-Broadway, including ten for The Public Theater's Shakespeare in he Park. He served as Artistic Director of Seattle Repertory Theatre from 1981-97. He is the Swanlund Professor of Theatre at University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.

Daniel Sullivan Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Little Foxes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, If I Forget
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Little Foxes
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Little Foxes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Merchant of Venice
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Good People
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Merchant of Venice
 
The Lortels - 2007 - Outstanding Director
Daniel Sullivan, Stuff Happens
 
Obie Awards - 2006 - Direction
Daniel Sullivan, Stuff Happens
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Rabbit Hole
 
The Lortels - 2005 - Outstanding Director
Daniel Sullivan, Intimate Apparel
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Intimate Apparel
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Morning's at Seven
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Morning's at Seven
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2001 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Proof
 
The Lortels - 2001 - Outstanding Director
Daniel Sullivan, Proof
 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Proof
 
Drama League Awards - 2000 - Founders Award for Excellence in Directing
Daniel Sullivan
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Dinner with Friends
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, A Moon for the Misbegotten
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Director - Play
Daniel Sullivan, Dinner with Friends
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1997 - Best Director - Play
Daniel Sullivan, An American Daughter
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Director - Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Sisters Rosensweig
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1993 - Best Director - Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Sisters Rosensweig
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Sisters Rosensweig
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1992 - Best Director
Daniel Sullivan - , Conversations with My Father
 
The Lortels - 1992 - Outstanding Director
Daniel Sullivan, The Substance of Fire
 
Tony Awards - 1992 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, Conversations With My Father
 
Tony Awards - 1989 - Best Direction of a Play
Daniel Sullivan, The Heidi Chronicles
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1988 - Outstanding Director, Non-Resident Production
Daniel SullivanI'm Not Rappaport