FRESH YARN: The Online Salon for Personal Essays presents Barry Edelstein
BARRY EDELSTEIN (Another Day, Another Dollar )
Barry Edelstein is a theater director who has staged plays around New York and across the country.
has directed many celebrated actors, including Uma Thurman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kevin Kline, Alfred Molina, Anthony LaPaglia, Eric Stoltz, John Turturro, Julianna Margulies, David Strathairn, Frances McDormand, Jeffrey Wright, John Cullum, Carol Kane and others.
For five years he was Artistic Director of Off Broadway's award-winning Classic Stage Company.
directed the fiftieth-anniversary revival of Arthur Miller's ALL MY SONS at the Williamstown Theater Festival . It later transferred to New York's Roundabout Theater, where it won the Lucille Lortel Award , and was nominated for the Drama League Award for Best Revival
has written for the stage, and also about theater in the New York Times
, Washington Post
, American Theater Magazine
, and others.
He taught acting at the Juilliard School for seven years, NYU's Graduate Acting Program for four, and has taught masterclasses around the USA and the world.
lives in L.A.
wife, actress Hilit Pace, where he
is prepping to shoot his
Meanwhile, because those things take forever, he teaches acting at USC and will direct a play at the Mark Taper Forum this fall.