Playwright and Theater Director
2007 USA Fellow
This award was generously supported by the Ford Foundation.
Tina Landau is a playwright, director, and scholar of theater whose work has been recognized nationally for its intelligence, muscularity, and deeply human connection with its audiences and communities. Her work as a book, lyric, and directorial collaborator on new musicals has garnered numerous honors, including the Richard Rodgers Award, the Lucille Lortel Award, the Obie, and Drama Desk nominations. Landau has also received support from the Princess Grace Foundation, the NEA/TCG Directing Fellowship, and Rockefeller and Pew grants. She is the coauthor (with Anne Bogart) of the profoundly influentialViewpoints Bookand is sought after as a theatrical educator, director, and collaborator.