Michael Wilson

Michael Wilson directs Ether Dome and directed the American premiere of Now or Later (2012) at the Huntington. His Broadway credits include the Tony Award-winning revival of The Trip to Bountiful (his critically acclaimed film version appeared on Lifetime in March 2014), the Tony Award-nominated The Best Man, Dividing the Estate, and Enchanted April, as well as Old Acquaintance. His Off Broadway credits include plays for Lincoln Center Theater, Playwrights Horizons, Signature Theater, Primary Stages, and the Vineyard Theatre. Internationally, he directed Angels in America, Parts 1 & 2 at the Venice Biennale. He has directed regionally at American Repertory Theater (2002 Elliot Norton Award), Alley Theatre, Goodman Theatre, Guthrie Theater, Long Wharf Theatre, The Old Globe, and Hartford Stage, where as Artistic Director from 1998 to 2011, he oversaw the commissioning and development of many new plays, including Quiara Hudes’ 2012 Pulitzer Prize winner, Water By the Spoonful and Elizabeth Egloff's Ether Dome. Wilson received 2010 Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for his commissioning and direction of Horton Foote’s three-part, nine-hour version of his epic The Orphans’ Home Cycle.

(As of October 2014)