Pam MacKinnon


Pam MacKinnon won Tony and Drama Desk Awards and received an Outer Critics Circle nomination for her direction of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. She won an Obie Award as well as Tony and Lortel nominations for her direction of Bruce Norris’ Clybourne Park. Also on Broadway, she directed David Mamet’s China Doll, Edward Albee’s A Delicate Balance, and Wendy Wasserstein’s The Heidi Chronicles. Her many Off-Broadway and regional credits include: Amelie, a New Musical (Berkeley Rep and upcoming Ahmanson); Bruce Norris’ The Qualms (Steppenwolf and Playwrights Horizons); Sarah Treem’s When We were Young and Unafraid (MTC); Craig Lucas’ The Lying Lesson (Atlantic); Horton Foote’s Harrison, TX (Primary Stages); Itamar Moses’ Completeness (SCR and Playwrights Horizons). She is an alumna of the Drama League and the Women’s Project and Lincoln Center Theater Directors Labs, and is an associate artist at the Roundabout Theatre, as well as an Executive Board Member of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, and board chair of the NYC downtown company Clubbed Thumb, dedicated to producing, developing and commissioning new American plays.