Pamela Berlin's New York directing credits include ENDPAPERS at the Variety Arts Theatre, STEEL MAGNOLIAS, which ran for three years off-Broadway at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, TO GILLIAN ON HER 37TH BIRTHDAY (Ensemble Studio Theatre and Circle in the Square downtown), THE CEMETERY CLUB (Broadway), CROSSING DELANCEY (Jewish Rep), JOINED AT THE HEAD and PRETTY FIRE (Manhattan Theatre Club), THE FAMILY OF MANN and THE RED ADDRESS (Second Stage), THREE IN THE BACK, TWO IN THE HEAD (MCC), BLACK INK and ELM CIRCLE (Playwrights Horizons), SNOWING AT DELPHI and CLUB SODA (WPA), FAMILY TIES and numerous one-acts in the Marathon at the Ensemble Studio Theatre. Regionally, she has directed RED, A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN, CLYBOURNE PARK, A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, COPENHAGEN, TEA, THE LOUDEST MAN ON EARTH, DANCING AT LUGHNASA, THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS, TALLEY’S FOLLY, TRUE WEST, ON THE VERGE, TRANSLATIONS, and JOE EGG, among others, at such theatres as the Kennedy Center, Seattle Rep, Long Wharf, Huntington, Pittsburgh Public, Pasadena Playhouse, Theatreworks Palo Alto, Virginia Stage Co. and Portland Stage. Opera credits include LA TRAVIATA, RIGOLETTO, MADAME BUTTERFLY, LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, EUGENE ONEGIN, COLD SASSY TREE, OF MICE AND MEN, BERNSTEIN’S MASS and the world premiere of POCAHONTAS. She has participated in the Sundance Playwrights Institute, Chautauqua, Theatreworks Palo Alto, Cape Cod Theatre Project and the New York Theatre Workshop Dartmouth Summer Residency. She taught directing in the MFA program at the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University, acting in the MFA program at Brooklyn College, and frequently directs at Juilliard and the NYU Graduate Acting Program. She is a long time member of the Ensemble Studio Theatre. Pamela served as the President of the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers from 2000 to 2006.
Playwright Maggie Bofill and director Pamela Berlin discuss Maggie's 2009 Marathon play Face Cream.