Daniel Banks: Director & Choreographer


Spark by Caridad Svich. Teatro Paraguas, Santa Fe, NM. No Passport’s International Reading Initiative. Followed by community dialogue.

Hieroglyphic Graffiti by Chadwick Boseman. Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, Oregon. Part of “Mixing Texts” residency.

Blurring Shine by Zakiyyah Alexander. New Dramatists. With Kevin Carroll and Danny Johnson.

Rewind: Soundtrack for Longing by Greg Beuthin. NYC Hip Hop Theatre Festival, New York Theatre Workshop. With Tyrone Henderson, Molly Powell and Antonio David Lyons.

Mary, Why Don’t You by Carmen Bullosa and Me Cago en Dios by Íñigo Ramírez de Haro. Hemispheric Institute, Encuentro, Kimmel Center, New York University.

The Trapped Family Singers by Ellen Schwartz and David Strickland, BMI Workshop.

Love Sickness by Reginald Jackson, Public Theatre/Stella Adler Conservatory. With Peter Francis James, Billy Porter, Kevin Carroll, and Michael Early.

Mariposa by Lissandra Ramos. WOW Café. With Daphne Ruben Vega, Paul Calderon, and Judy Reyes.

Motherhouse by Victor Lodato. New Dramatists. With Carol Woods, Kevin Carroll, Darrell Carey, and Heather Simms.

Inner Gardens by Diana Raznovitch. King Juan Carlos Center, New York University. With Mary Beth Peil, Novella Nelson, and Jay Goede.

Mother Dirt by Lidia Ramirez. Tribeca Performing Arts Center. With Novella Nelson and Paul Calderon.

The Nazi Plays by Elizabeth Page. HERE. With Stephanie Roth.

One of the Children by Howard Simon. Dramatic Writing Program, NYU. With Michael McElroy, Philip Christian, and Michael Brian.

A Nation of Millions by Lonnée Hamilton. Dramatic Writing Program, NYU. With Novella Nelson, Arthur French, Reggie Montgomery, Stephanie Roth, Adina Porter, Michael McElroy, and John Lathan.

To Joe: A Promise Kept. Staged Reading of Poetry by Mary Clare Judge. Williamstown Theatre Festival Other Stage. With Betty Buckley, Anne Pitoniak, Rodney Scott Hudson, and Karen Angela Bishop.

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