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About

 

Suzanne Agins is a freelance director who specializes in new work. Her most recent project was the world premiere of Radiance by Cusi Cram for the LAByrinth Theater Company, developed in Rising Phoenix’s Cino Nights series. She made her Off-Broadway debut with the critically acclaimed world premiere of Jailbait by Deirdre O’Connor for the Cherry Lane Theatre. Ms. Agins served as Artistic Associate for New Plays at Williamstown Theatre Festival from 2005-2007. Other recent directing projects include Alligator by Hilary Bettis (Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights Conference); Fuente Ovejuna: A Disloyal Adaptation by Cusi Cram, inspired by Lope de Vega's play, at Princeton University (developed with LAByrinth Theater Company); The Burden of Not Having a Tail by Carrie Barrett (Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights Conference); Noel Coward's Fallen Angels at Dorset Theater Festival; Lucy and the Conquest by Cusi Cram (World Premiere, Williamstown Theatre Festival); Wing It, a new musical inspired by Aristophanes’ The Birds, by Gordon Cox and Kris Kukul (World Premiere, Williamstown Theatre Festival); three Maddy Mann stage shows created with Ryan Migge (Ars Nova, soloNOVA festival at the DR2, Dixon Place); Maddy Mann's web series QUADS!; The Secret Narrative of the Phone Book by Gordon Cox (World Premiere, Kraine Theater); and Lascivious Something by Sheila Callaghan (Cherry Lane Mentor Project). She holds an MFA in Directing from the University of California, San Diego, is the recipient of a 2006 Princess Grace Directing Fellowship (Robert & Gloria Houseman Theater Award), and an adjunct faculty member at Princeton University (her alma mater). She is also a member of SDC and the Lincoln Center Directors’ Lab.

Campus Address

Lewis Center for the Arts
185 Nassau Street

Email Address

slagins@princeton.edu