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Daniel is a New York-based director. Winner of three OBIE Awards, recent work includes the acclaimed Broadway revival of Sam Shepard’s Fool for Love with Sam Rockwell and Nina Arianda and Joshua Harmon’s Admissions (Lincoln Center Theater, London’s West End). World premieres include Joshua Harmon’s Bad Jews and Skintight; Abe Koogler’s Fulfillment Center; Dan LeFranc’s Rancho Viejo; Melissa James Gibson’s Placebo, What Rhymes with America, Suitcase and [Sic]; The Fortress of Solitude by Michael Friedman and Itamar Moses from the novel by Jonathan Lethem; Sam Shepard’s Heartless; Amy Herzog’s 4000 Miles; Marius von Mayenburg’s The Ugly One (U.S. premiere); Itamar Moses’ Back Back Back; Mark Schultz’s Everything Will Be Different; Mac Wellman’s Cat’s-Paw, Quincy Long’s The Year of the Baby and Maria Irene Fornes’ Molly’s Dream. Also, Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge (Arena Stage) and Elmer Rice’s The Adding Machine (La Jolla Playhouse). Formerly the Artistic Director of Soho Rep in New York (1998-2006), where he developed and produced world premieres by Richard Maxwell, Young Jean Lee, Thomas Bradshaw, Anne Washburn and Jordan Harrison, among many others. He has directed productions at Lincoln Center Theater, Soho Rep, Roundabout Theatre Company, Atlantic Theater, Manhattan Theatre Club, Playwrights Horizons, Dallas Theater Center, Arena Stage and Woolly Mammoth, and has participated in development programs at Sundance Theater Lab, the O’Neill Playwrights’ Conference and New York Stage and Film.

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