PROFESSIONAL DIRECTING

 

2017 CHESAPEAKE SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

          Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare

2010  CORNELL UNIVERSITY: BARNES HALL

The Soldier's Tale by Igor Stravinsky and Charles Ferdinand Ramuz with Damien Mahiet, conductor, and Caroline Copeland, choreographer

2007  KENNEDY CENTER PAGE-TO-STAGE FESTIVAL

Spring Awakening a new translation by Paul Takacs

1990-2007FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY.

Bill’s Buddies - Director

2003  BRIDGEWORK THEATRE CO.

No Blame Don Yost

2001  ENCORE THEATRE, RICHMOND SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL

Twelfth Night

1999THE FOLGER SHAKESPEARE ELIZABETHAN THEATRE

The Dresser by Ronald Harwood

1997THE LITTLE THEATRE OF MONROE

Co-director of Julius Caesar by Shakespeare

1996SCHAHDDENFREUDE WORKS

Director of Attack of the Capitol Hill Nazis and OTHER comedies by Patrick Kennedy

1996JOHN F. KENNEDY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

Director for the staged reading of Homegirls by Karen Evans.

1996B/H PRODUCTIONS, INC

Director of scenes for Romeo and Juliet an interactive CD ROM.

1995B/H PRODUCTIONS, INC

Director of scenes for Macbeth, Scotland's Most Wanted! an interactive CD ROM.

1995 THE YOUNG TROUPE

Consultant to the director and company for their production of Macbeth

1995THE SMITHSONIAN DISCOVERY THEATRE

Much Ado About Hamlet.  An original work playing during the month of January.

1994FREEDOM STAGE, Washington, D.C.

Love Slapped Me Boom Boom Upside My Head by Claire Olivia Moed. [Washington premier]

1994THE ELIZABETHAN THEATRE AT THE FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY in association with THE TRAVELLING SHAKESPEARE COMPANY: Washington D.C. 

Macbeth

1994FAIRFAX FAMILY THEATRE in association with THE TRAVELLING SHAKESPEARE CO: 

Macbeth

1993THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA

Scenes from an Execution by Howard Barker.

1993THE SOURCE THEATRE FESTIVAL

Sometimes When I Dream. [Winner of the 10 minute Play Festival.]

1993THE AMERICAN SHOWCASE THEATRE:  Alexandria, VA.

My Girlish Days by Karen Evans.  World Premiere. [Nominated as Best New play for a Helen Hayes Award.]

1993THE ELIZABETHAN THEATRE AT THE FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY in association with THE TRAVELLING SHAKESPEARE COMPANY: Washington D.C.  

A Midsummer Night's Dream.

1993THE AMERICAN SHOWCASE THEATRE in association with ST. MARY'S COLLEGE.  Arlington, VA

A Stampede of Zebras by Robert Martin.

1992MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE FILM FUNDED BY THE N.E.H.

A Film of The Romance of the Rose or of Guilliaume de Dole by Jean Renart.

1992FAIRFAXFAMILY THEATRE in association with THE TRAVELLING SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

The Taming of the Shrew.

1992THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY:  Washington, D.C.

A Kind of Alaska by Harold Pinter.

1991WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY & SCOTTISH RITE CATHEDRAL in CHICAGO

The Romance of the Rose by Jean Renart.

1991THE FOLGER CONSORT:  Washington, D.C.

The Romance of the Rose by Jean Renart.

COLLEGIATE DIRECTING

1987-2015   ST. MARY'S COLLEGE, ST. MARY'S CITY, MD

  • Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
  • The Container by Claire Bailey
  • Working the Musical Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso, music by S. Schwartz,
  • As You Like It by William Shakespeare
  • Hay Fever by Noel Coward
  • Arms and the Man by George Bernard Shaw
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
  • The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen (trans: David Eldridge)
  • Fuente Overjuna by Lope de Vega (trans: Adrian Mitchell)
  • The Miser by Molière (tran: Miles Malleson)
  • Agamemnon by Aeschylus (trans: Ted Hughes)
  • Shakespeare Potpourri adapted scenes and text
  • On The Third Day by Joseph Klein
  • Blood Brothers by Willy Russell
  • Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
  • In Perpetuity Throughout the Universe by Eric Overmyer
  • Tartuffe by Molière (trans: Richard Wilbur)
  • Macbeth William Shakespeare
  • A Stampede of Zebras (premiere) by Robert Martin
  • Reckless by Craig Lucas
  • As Is by William Hoffman
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller
  • Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You by Durang
  • The Tooth of Crime by Sam Shepard
  • Whose Life Is It Anyway by Brian Clark
  • Much Ado About Nothing William Shakespeare
  • The Torchbearers by George Kelly
  • The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

1986-1990MARYLAND SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Hamlet, Twelfth Night, Romeo & Juliet, The Comedy of Errors, The Beggar's Opera, Dial M for Murder.

1987-PresentBILL'S BUDDIES: ARTISTIC DIRECTOR. 

Folger Shakespeare Library's Educational Outreach Programs.  Three productions that tour:

Shakespeare Scenes/ He's Hard to Understand??? And Love and Death in Shakespeare.

1990UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND:  Richmond, VA.

Twelfth Night

1986DISCOVERY THEATRE AT THE SMITHSONIAN

Much Ado About Hamlet

1981FOLGER SHAKESPEARE THEATRE: Washington, D.C.

Romeo and Juliet

1979THE DIRECT THEATRE:  NEW YORK OFF-BROADWAY.

How He Lied To Her Husband by George Bernard Shaw

White Lies by Peter Shaffer

1976THE GLEN COVE DINNER THEATRE: Long Island, NY.

Private Lives by Noel Coward

Twigs by George Furth

1974PLAYERS STATE THEATRE: Miami, FL.

Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw