Timothy Douglas

Mr. Douglas' recent credits include Mothers and Sons, Buzzer, the world premiere of Keith Josef Adkins' Safe House, The North Pool, Clybourne Park and The Trip to Bountiful (Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park); Ayad Akhtar's Disgraced and August Wilson’s King Hedley II (Arena Stage); Suzan-Lori Parks' Father Comes Home From the Wars, Parts 1, 2 & 3 (Round House Theatre); James Still's Looking Over the President’s Shoulder (American Blues Theater in Chicago); and Dontrell Who Kissed the Sea (Theater Alliance in Washington, D.C., six 2016 Helen Hayes Award nominations). Last summer Mr. Douglas participated in the Sundance Theatre Lab's MENA residency in Marrakech, Morocco, as well as its director's retreat in Arles, France. Representative productions include August Wilson’s Two Trains Running and Permanent Collection (Round House Theatre), Richard II (Shakespeare & Company), Brontë: A Portrait of Charlotte (off-Broadway), Topdog/Underdog (Marin Theatre Company, two Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award nominations), the world premiere of August Wilson's Radio Golf (Yale Repertory Theatre), his acclaimed Caribbean-inspired Much Ado About Nothing (Folger Theatre), a premiere translation of Ibsen's Rosmersholm (off-Broadway) and the world premiere of Rajiv Joseph's The Lake Effect (Silk Road Rising in Chicago, 2013 Jeff Award for Best New Work). For three seasons he served as associate artistic director at Actors Theatre of Louisville, where he directed A.M. Sunday, All My Sons, Art, Blues for an Alabama Sky, Crimes of the Heart, Fences, Jitney, The Lively Lad and The Piano Lesson, and for four seasons he served as a director in residence (Mellon Foundation Fellow) at the Mark Taper Forum/Center Theatre Group. Mr. Douglas has directed more than 100 projects for many theatre companies nationally and abroad, including American Conservatory Theater, Guthrie Theater, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, South Coast Repertory, Portland Center Stage, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, PlayMakers Repertory Company, San Jose Repertory Theatre, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Magic Theatre, Pioneer Theatre Company, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Downstage (New Zealand), National Theatre (Norway) and Milwaukee Repertory Theater, where he currently serves as an artistic associate. Mr. Douglas is a graduate of the acting program at Yale School of Drama. To learn more, visit www.TimothyDouglas.org.