Eleanor Reissa Biography

Gender: Female

Director/Playwright/Actor/Singer. Broadway: Those Were The Days (Tony nominee). Off-Broadway: God of Vengeance, Cowgirls; five shows Mint Theater. Published playwright: The Last Survivor and Other Modern Jewish Plays. Librettist: Yiddish opera, Taibele and Her Demon (I.B. Singer), music by Judd Greenstein. Concert artist: Eleanor Reissa Trio; Frank London & Klezmer Brass Allstars. www.eleanorreissa.com

Eleanor Reissa Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Tony Awards - 1991 - Best Direction of a Musical
Eleanor Reissa, Those Were the Days