Daniel Banks: Director & Choreographer

Avenue X

February 2001

Book and Lyrics by Jon Jiler, Music by Ray Leslie. An a cappella doo-wop musical about race relations in Brooklyn. Mainstage production for Department of Undergraduate Drama, Tisch School of The Arts, New York University. Abe Burrows Theatre.

Director and Choreographer: Daniel Banks
Music Director: Jerry Dixon
Set Design: Rod Lemmond
Lighting Design: David L. Schulman
Costume Design: Kitty Leech and Gregg Barnes
Production Research: A.J. Muhammad

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Directing

A Life In Her Day PS-NBC/Here at the Sanford Meisner Theatre July 2000
Allies on the Brink of Victory MFA Dramatic Writing Program
Tisch School of the Arts, NYU
April 1995
Andorra Marymount Manhattan College
Theatre Department
October 2004
Anna in the Tropics Belarusian National Drama Theatre June 2005
Avenue X Undergraduate Drama
Tisch School of The Arts, NYU
February 2001
Beautiful Warrior Vineyard Theatre & Making Books Sing January 2002
Blurring Shine Market Theatre Studio June 2006
Bobos AMAS Musical Theatre September 2006
Boxin’ Kompany Malakhi, UK tour February 2009
Bosoms and Neglect Fifth Floor Productions/Teatro Technis, London February 1992
Breaking the Surface Skirball Center for the Performing Arts April 2009
Corpus Christi Graduate Acting
Tisch School of The Arts, NYU
April 1998
The Cradle Will Rock Undergraduate Drama
Tisch School of The Arts, NYU
February 1997
Detained Department of Art and Public Policy
Tisch School of The Arts, NYU
September 2000
Deep Azure Hip Hop Theatre Festival
Folger Shakespeare Library Theatre
July 2004
Ghetto Punch Nuyorican Poets Café and tour August 1999
Goddess City The Present Company Theatre and tour March 1998
HaMapah/The Map DNAWORKS - touring May 2010
Hardcore From The Heart Schmidt Theater, Hamburg, and tour October 1996
Jitney National Theatre of Uganda March 2003
Medea: Byword for Evil Williams College Theatre Department May 2002
Mixtries Undergraduate Drama
Tisch School of The Arts, NYU
April 1998
Princess and the Black-Eyed Pea AMAS Musical Theatre December 1996
revelations::the outtakes Conservatory New Play Festival
Brown University/Trinity Repertory Theatre
February 2003
Re/Rites Undergraduate Drama
Tisch School of The Arts, NYU
April 2005
Señora De La Pinta Words Afire! Festival, Graduate Dramatic Writing Program, University of New Mexico April 2012
Tap Into Peace Playhouse Square May 2009

Movement & Choreography

All’s Well That Ends Well Shakespeare in the Park
New York Shakespeare Festival
August 1993
Hamlet Singapore Repertory Theatre July 1997
Henry VI Theatre For A New Audience January 1995
The Magic Flute Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, Brussels
Landestheater, Salzburg
January 1991
Measure for Measure Theatre for a New Audience January 1996
Really Rosie SUNY Purchase Performing Arts Center January 1993
Troilus and Cressida Shakespeare in the Park
New York Shakespeare Festival
August 1995

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