Gender
Male
Born
Sep 23, 1954
Frankfort, Kentucky, USA
Director Producer Writer Conception Lyricist Presenter Source Material
Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus (Apr 21, 2019 - Jun 16, 2019)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
PlayComedyPlayOriginal
The Iceman Cometh (Apr 26, 2018 - Jul 01, 2018)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
PlayDramaRevival
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Book by George C. Wolfe
MusicalOriginal
Lucky Guy (Apr 01, 2013 - Jul 03, 2013)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
PlayDramaOriginal
The Normal Heart (Apr 27, 2011 - Jul 10, 2011)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
PlayDramaOriginal
A Free Man of Color (Nov 18, 2010 - Jan 09, 2011)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Originally commissioned by The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Mara Manus: Executive Director)
PlayDramaOriginal
Caroline, or Change (May 02, 2004 - Aug 29, 2004)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced in association with The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Mara Manus: Executive Director)
MusicalDramaOriginal
Take Me Out (Feb 27, 2003 - Jan 04, 2004)
  • Originally produced by The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Mara Manus: Executive Director)
PlayDrama ComedyOriginal
Topdog / Underdog (Apr 07, 2002 - Aug 11, 2002)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Originally produced in July 2001 by The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Michael Hurst: Managing Director)
PlayComedy DramaOriginal
Elaine Stritch At Liberty (Feb 21, 2002 - May 26, 2002)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Mark Litvin: Managing Director)
SpecialSolo Play with musicOriginal
The Wild Party (Apr 13, 2000 - Jun 11, 2000)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
  • Book by George C. Wolfe
MusicalDramaOriginal
The Ride Down Mt. Morgan (Apr 09, 2000 - Jul 23, 2000)
  • Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
PlayDramaOriginal
On the Town (Nov 19, 1998 - Jan 17, 1999)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Mark Litvin: Managing Director)
MusicalComedyRevival
Golden Child (Apr 02, 1998 - May 31, 1998)
  • Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
  • Originally produced in New York by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
PlayDramaOriginal
Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk (Apr 25, 1996 - Jan 10, 1999)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Laurie Beckelman: Executive Director; Joey Parnes: Executive Producer)
  • Conceived by George C. Wolfe
  • Lyrics by George C. Wolfe
  • Based on an idea by George C. Wolfe
MusicalDanceOriginal
The Tempest (Nov 01, 1995 - Dec 31, 1995)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
PlayComedyRevival
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 (Apr 17, 1994 - Jun 19, 1994)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
  • Originally produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
PlaySoloOriginal
Angels in America: Perestroika (Nov 23, 1993 - Dec 04, 1994)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
PlayOriginal
Angels in America: Millennium Approaches (May 04, 1993 - Dec 04, 1994)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
PlayOriginal
Jelly's Last Jam (Apr 26, 1992 - Sep 05, 1993)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Book by George C. Wolfe
MusicalOriginal
Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk (Sep 30, 1997 - Jun 20, 1999)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Laurie Beckelman: Executive Director; Joey Parnes: Executive Producer)
  • Conceived by George C. Wolfe [, ]
MusicalDance All Black CastOriginal
Jelly's Last Jam (Oct 25, 1994 - Aug 06, 1995)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
  • Book by George C. Wolfe
MusicalOriginal
Angels in America: Millennium Approaches (Sep 06, 1994 - Feb 14, 1996)
  • Production Supervised by George C. Wolfe
PlayOriginal
Barack on Broadway (Jun 04, 2012 - Jun 04, 2012)
  • Directed by George C. Wolfe
SpecialBenefitOriginal

Tony Award®

 

Best Direction of a Play

2019 | Nominee  | Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Direction of a Play

2018 | Nominee  | The Iceman Cometh
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Book of a Musical

Book by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Direction of a Musical

Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Direction of a Play

2013 | Nominee  | Lucky Guy
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Direction of a Play

2011 | Nominee  | The Normal Heart
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Direction of a Musical

2004 | Nominee  | Caroline, or Change
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Musical

2004 | Nominee  | Caroline, or Change
Produced in association with The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Mara Manus: Executive Director)

Best Play

2003 | Winner  | Take Me Out
Originally produced by The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Mara Manus: Executive Director)
 

Best Play

2002 | Nominee  | Topdog / Underdog
Originally produced by The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Michael Hurst: Managing Director)

Best Special Theatrical Event

2002 | Winner  | Elaine Stritch At Liberty
Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Mark Litvin: Managing Director)
 

Best Book of a Musical

2000 | Nominee  | The Wild Party
Book by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Musical

2000 | Nominee  | The Wild Party
Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
 

Best Play

2000 | Nominee  | The Ride Down Mt. Morgan
Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
 

Best Play

1998 | Nominee  | Golden Child
Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)

Best Direction of a Musical

1996 | Winner  | Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Musical

1996 | Nominee  | Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk
Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Laurie Beckelman: Executive Director; Joey Parnes: Executive Producer)
 

Best Original Score

1996 | Nominee  | Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk
Lyrics by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Direction of a Play

1994 | Nominee  | Angels in America: Perestroika
Directed by George C. Wolfe

Best Play

1994 | Winner  | Angels in America: Perestroika
Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
 

Best Play

1994 | Nominee  | Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992
Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)

Best Direction of a Play

1993 | Winner  | Angels in America: Millennium Approaches
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Book of a Musical

1992 | Nominee  | Jelly's Last Jam
Book by George C. Wolfe
 

Best Direction of a Musical

1992 | Nominee  | Jelly's Last Jam
Directed by George C. Wolfe

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Director of a Play

2011 | Winner  | The Normal Heart
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Outstanding Director of a Musical

2004 | Nominee  | Caroline, or Change
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Outstanding New Musical

2004 | Nominee  | Caroline, or Change
Produced in association with The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Mara Manus: Executive Director)

Outstanding New Play

2003 | Winner  | Take Me Out
Originally produced by The Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Mara Manus: Executive Director)
 

Outstanding Director of a Musical

2002 | Nominee  | Elaine Stritch At Liberty
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Outstanding Play

1999 | Nominee  | The Ride Down Mt. Morgan
Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
 

Outstanding New Play

1997 | Nominee
The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Laurie Beckelman: Executive Director; Joey Parnes: Executive Producer) (for "The Skriker")
 

Best Play Revival

1996 | Nominee  | The Tempest
Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
 

Outstanding Director of a Musical

1996 | Nominee  | Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Outstanding Director of a Play

1996 | Nominee  | The Tempest
Directed by George C. Wolfe
 

Outstanding Musical

1996 | Nominee  | Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk
Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe: Producer; Rosemarie Tichler: Artistic Producer; Laurie Beckelman: Executive Director; Joey Parnes: Executive Producer)

Outstanding Play

1994 | Winner  | Angels in America: Perestroika
Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)

Outstanding Director of a Play

1993 | Winner  | Angels in America: Millennium Approaches
Directed by George C. Wolfe

Outstanding New Play

1993 | Winner  | Angels in America: Millennium Approaches
Produced in association with The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)

Outstanding Book of a Musical

1992 | Winner  | Jelly's Last Jam
Book by George C. Wolfe
 

Outstanding Director of a Musical

1992 | Nominee  | Jelly's Last Jam
Directed by George C. Wolfe

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