Suzanne Agins

Suzanne Agins is a freelance director and Artistic Director of the Upstart Creatures (   Recent: In the Heights (Hangar Theater- Regional Premiere, 5 SALT awards including Best Musical and Best Direction), The Club by Amy Fox (Rough Cut production at Ensemble Studio Theatre). Off Broadway: world premiere of Radiance by Cusi Cram (Labyrinth Theater Company, developed in Rising Phoenix’s Cino Nights series); world premiere of Jailbait by Deirdre O’Connor (Cherry Lane).  Other projects include:  Alligator by Hilary Bettis and The Burden Of Not Having A Tail by Carrie Barrett (Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights Conference); Fuente Ovejuna: A Disloyal Adaptation by Cusi Cram, inspired by Lope de Vega's play (Princeton University, developed with Labyrinth Theater Company); Noel Coward's Fallen Angels (Dorset Theater Festival);  Lucy And The Conquest by Cusi Cram (World Premiere, Williamstown Theater Festival);  Wing It, a new musical inspired by Aristophanes’ The Birds, by Gordon Cox and Kris Kukul (World Premiere, Williamstown); three Maddy Mann stage shows created with Ryan Migge (Ars Nova, soloNOVA festival at the DR2, Dixon Place); Maddy Mann's webseries QUADS!; The Secret Narrative Of The Phone Book by Gordon Cox (World Premiere, Kraine Theater).  Ms. Agins served as Artistic Associate for New Plays at Williamstown Theatre Festival from 2005-2007.  She holds an MFA in Directing from UC San Diego, is the recipient of a Princess Grace Fellowship, an adjunct faculty member at Princeton University (her alma mater), and a member of SDC.