Eric Tucker

Eric Tucker -Director Wall Street Journal DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR 2014. Off Broadway: Bedlam’s Saint Joan (NY Times top 10 of 2014; Time Magazine top 10 of 2013; NY Times, Backstage Magazine Critics’ Pick; Off Broadway Alliance Best Revival 2014), Bedlam’s Hamlet (NY Times top 10 of 2014; Time Out NY and Backstage Critics’ Pick), Tina Packer’s Women of Will (The Judson), The Belle of Belfast (Cherry Lane). For Bedlam: The Seagull and Sense and Sensibility (NY Times top 10 of 2014; NY Times/Wall Street Journal/Time Out Critics Pick), Saint Joan and Hamlet (NYC, D.C, Boston). The Libertine (The Kirk, NYC and Boston Center for the Arts, Bridge Rep; IRNE nomination, Best Director). Other: The Two Gentlemen of Verona (Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival), Hunter/ Gatherers (Playhouse Creatures), Hamlet (with William Hurt, Stella Adler Theatre, Los Angeles), Mate (The Actors’ Gang), Macbeth (nominated Best Overall Production and Best Director by LA Weekly), Uranium and Peaches (with Ed Asner), Pinter’s Mirror, Bad Dates (Shakespeare and Co.), Women of Will (Shakespeare and Company and Tour) Twelfth Night, Romeo and Juliet (Trinity Repertory Company), Antony and Cleopatra, Hamlet, Measure for Measure (Redlands Shakespeare Festival), Man of La Mancha, Sanctuary (North American Premiere, Veterans Center for the Performing Arts). Angels in America: Parts 1 & 2 (Beowulf). As an actor: Hamlet, Iago, Henry V, Macbeth, Romeo, Malvolio, Orsino, Prince Hal, Master Ford, Benedick, Orlando, Laertes, Demetrius, Angels in America: Parts 1 & 2, Time Stands Still, Man of La Mancha, Closer, Burn This, True West, Into the Woods. Eric received his M.F.A. from the Trinity Rep Conservatory. Eric will direct A Midsummer Night’s Dream for Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival this Summer. He resides in New York City where he is Artistic Director of Bedlam.