Tyne Rafaeli

Playwrights Horizons: Craig Lucas’ I Was Most Alive with You (NY Times Critics’ Pick). Recent productions include Sylvia Khoury’s Power Strip at LCT3 and Selling Kabul at Williamstown Theatre Festival, Ming Peiffer’s Usual Girls at Roundabout Theater Company (NY Times Critics’ Pick), Lauren Yee’s In A Word at The Cherry Lane (NY Times Critics’ Pick), Keith Bunin’s The Coast Starlight at La Jolla Playhouse, Martyna Majok’s Ironbound and the world premieres of Anna Ziegler’s Actually and Amanda Peet’s Our Very Own Carlin McCullough at The Geffen Playhouse and Michael Yates Crowley’s The Rape of the Sabine Women at The Playwrights Realm. Her work has also been seen at Classic Stage Company, The Public Theatre, MTC, Atlantic Theater Company, Cal Shakes, Two River Theater, PlayMakers Rep, New York Stage & Film, Goodspeed and Juilliard. Tyne was a 2016-18 Time Warner Directing Fellow at the Women’s Project Theater and received the 2014 SDC Sir John Gielgud Fellowship for Classic Direction.

(Updated Feb 2020)



American Voice: Doctors and Playwrights

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