DIRECTOR/CONCEIVER

BRIAN SHNIPPER
SDC

Susan Gurman Agency (212) 749-4618

susan@gurmanagency.com

​NEW YORK

 

STANDING ON CEREMONY: THE GAY MARRIAGE PLAYS

By Mo Gaffney, Jordan Harrison, Moises Kaufman, Neil LaBute, Wendy MacLeod, Jose Rivera, Paul Rudnick and Doug Wright

Minetta Lane Theatre

New York Theatre Workshop (Benefit)

 

FAMILY COMMITMENT

Ensemble Studio Theatre
By Brian Shnipper

DIARY OF A LOST BOY (staged reading)

New Dramatists

By Constance Congdon and Brian Shnipper

Adapted from the novel by Harry Kondoleon

ALIEN BOY

Turnip Theatre Company
By Will Scheffer
*World premiere - OOBRA (Off-Off Broadway Review) Award for Best Production*

LUBNA

Turnip Theatre Company
By Carl Gonzalez
*World premiere*

REGIONAL​

MALA

CoHo Theatre

By Melinda Lopez

TRAILS

Broadway Rose Theatre Company

By Christy Hall, Jordan Mann & Jeff Thomson

 

A VIEW OF THE MOUNTAINS  (workshop)

Pasadena Playhouse

By Lee Blessing

THE ROAD TO APPOMATTOX

Colony Theatre

By  Catherine Bush

 

THE BEST BROTHERS 

Ensemble Theatre Company

by Daniel MacIvor

*U.S. Premiere*

RED

Ensemble Theatre Company

By John Logan

 

MIRACLE ON SOUTH DIVISION STREET

Colony Theatre

By Tom Dudzick

ICU

Circle X Theatre

By Fielding Edlow starring Caroline Aaron

*World Premiere*

 

THE IMPOSSIBILITY OF MOST THINGS (Wet Ink New Play Fest)

Ensemble Theatre Company

by Albert Innaurato

 

BELL, BOOK AND CANDLE 

Ensemble Theatre Company
By John Van Druten

2 WASHINGTON SQUARE by Constance Congdon and MODERN HOUSE by Kira Obolensky (Wet Ink New Play Fest)
Ensemble Theatre Company

STANDING ON CEREMONY:  THE GAY MARRIAGE PLAYS

Conceived and Directed by Brian Shnipper. 
Coronet Theatre
Renberg Theatre
Playwrights - Moe Angelos, Jenny Lyn Bader, Megan Carney, Constance Congdon, Marcus Gardley, Jordan Harrison, Jeffrey Hatcher, Holly Hughes, Albert Innaurato, Joe Keenan, Moises Kaufman, Neil LaBute, Wendy MacLeod, Susan Miller, Kathy Najimi, Kira Obolensky, Jose Rivera, Paul Rudnick, Kate Moira Ryan and Doug Wright.  Starring Matthew Broderick, Debra Messing, Jason Alexander, Judd Hirsch, Kathy Najimi, Zachary Quinto, Alfre Woodard, Timothy Olyphant, Amy Brenneman , John Benjamin Hickey, Wendie Malick, Jon Tenney, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Peri Gilpin, etc...
*world premiere* LosAngeles Drama Critics Circle Award

OPUS

Ensemble Theatre Company
By Michael Hollinger

UNDESCENDED

Attic Theatre
By Wendy MacLeod
*world premiere *

SAY YOU LOVE SATAN

Attic Theatre
By Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa

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ALL THE RAGE

Attic Theatre
By Keith Reddin

THE WORLD'S LONGEST KISS

Samuel French One-Act Play Contest
By Peter Morris

STONES IN HIS POCKET

Tri-State Actors Theatre
By Marie Jones

BALM IN GILEAD

Montclair State University
By Lanford Wilson
*Kennedy Center’s American College Theatre Festival Regional Finalist*

VOICE OF GOOD HOPE

Luna Stage
By Kristine Thatcher - starring Frankie Faison
*One of the years ten best for 2002 –Star Ledger*

A HOTEL ON MARVIN GARDENS

12 Miles West Theatre Company
By Nagle Jackson

THE NOTEBOOK OF TRIGORIN

12 Miles West Theatre Company
By Tennessee Williams

THE WATER CHILDREN

12 Miles West Theatre Company
By Wendy MacLeod

HITTING FOR THE CYCLE

12 Miles West Theatre Company
Co-Director:  Liz Zazzi
By Gary Leon Hill, Arthur Kopit, Howard Korder, Quincy Long, Heather MacDonald, Wendy MacLeod, Eric Overmeyer, Eduardo Machado and Y York

WEE VIOLENCE

12 Miles West Theatre Company
By David Greenspan

ALL THE RAGE

12 Miles West Theatre Company
By Keith Reddin

 

THREE VEIWINGS

12 Miles West Theatre Company
By Jeffrey Hatcher

BARNEY DOWNSIZED

12 Miles West Theatre Company 
By Nagle Jackson

*World premiere*

 

Producer for WET INK new play reading series at Ensemble Theatre Company (2012-2013)

 

Artistic Director for the Attic Theatre (2008-2010)

 

Artistic Director for 12 Miles West Theatre Company (1998-2001)

 

Literary Manager for !2 Miles West Theatre Company (1996-1998)​​

 

​​​Education :  Montclair State University – BFA