Colette Robert

Native Son: Director

PlayMakers: Debut.

Off-Broadway / New York: Behind the Sheet, Tempo, How My Grandparents Fell in Love (Ensemble Studio Theatre); Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (NYU Grad Acting); Hottentotted (The Tank); when last we flew (NY Fringe). She has developed new work at: EST/Youngblood, Atlantic Theatre Company, The Old Vic, Ma-Yi, Naked Angels, Vineyard Arts Project, NYTW, Classical Theatre of Harlem, Labyrinth Theatre Company, P73, and more.

Regional: On the Exhale, Mary’s Wedding, The Mountaintop (Chester Theatre Company); when last we flew (Diversionary Theatre); Sundance Theater Lab.

Awards / Other: Ensemble Studio Theatre Member, The Drama League’s 2018 Beatrice Terry Director in Residence, Mabou Mines Resident Artist (2015-2017), New Georges Audrey Residency (2015-2016), The Public Theater’s 2009 Van Lier Directing Fellow, Lincoln Center Directors Lab.

Education: RADA/King’s College London (MA), Yale University (BA).

Shows at Playmakers

Native Son September 11, 2019 - September 29, 2019