Gender: Male

Recent credits include: Man from Nebraska (Second Stage); the Off-Broadway premiere of The Band's Visit (Atlantic Theatre Company); The Effect (Barrow Street Theatre); Come Back, Little Sheba (Huntington Theatre); Angels in America (Kansas City Rep); and Our Town at the Almeida Theatre in London, which he also directed in Chicago, New York (Barrow Street Theatre), Los Angeles, Boston and Kansas City. Additional New York Credits include: Women or Nothing at Atlantic, Really Really at MCC, The House of Blue Leaves and Brighton Beach Memoirs on Broadway, When the Rain Stops Falling and Nikolai and the Others at Lincoln Center Theater as well as Tribes, Orson's Shadow (Barrow Street) plus Adding Machine, which was a BST production at the Minetta Lane. Originally from Chicago, his credits there include Sweet Bird of Youth (The Goodman), A Streetcar Named Desire, Picnic and The Price (Writers Theatre), Cherrywood, Mojo, and The Hot l Baltimore (Mary-Arrchie), The Cider House Rules (co-directed with Marc Grapey at Famous Door), and Angels in America (The Journeymen), among others. For his work he has received a Drama Desk, three Obies, three Lortels, four Jeff Awards and in 2010 was made a McArthur Foundation Fellow.

David Cromer Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Direction of a Musical Gold Star
David Cromer, The Band's Visit
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Musical Gold Star
David Cromer, The Band's Visit
 
Obie Awards - 2017 - Directing Gold Star
David Cromer, The Band's Visit
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
David Cromer, The Band's Visit
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Director of a Play
David Cromer, Tribes
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Director of a Play
David Cromer, Tribes
 
The Lortels - 2012 - Outstanding Director
David Cromer, Tribes
 
The Lortels - 2010 - Outstanding Director Gold Star
David Cromer, When the Rain Stops Falling
 
Obie Awards - 2009 - Directing Gold Star
David Cromer, Our Town
 
The Lortels - 2009 - Outstanding Director Gold Star
David Cromer, Our Town
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
David Cromer, Adding Machine
 
Obie Awards - 2008 - Direction Gold Star
David Cromer, Adding Machine
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
David Cromer, Adding Machine
 
The Lortels - 2008 - Outstanding Director Gold Star
David Cromer, Adding Machine