Awards & Winners

David Esbjornson

Profession Theatre Director, Theatrical producer
David Esbjornson is an award-winning director and producer who has worked throughout the United States in regional theatres and on Broadway, and has established strong and productive relationships with some of the profession’s top playwrights, actors, and companies. Esbjornson was the artistic director of Seattle Repertory Theatre in Seattle, Washington, but left that position in summer 2008. For seven years he was artistic director of New York’s Classic Stage Company, and since leaving that post he has become one of country’s most sought after freelance directors. With a list of production credits steeped in the classics from those years at CSC and as a guest director in such leading regional theatres as the Guthrie Theater, Esbjornson has also established himself as an interpreter of choice for playwrights such as Tony Kushner, Edward Albee, and Arthur Miller.

Awards by David Esbjornson

Check all the awards nominated and won by David Esbjornson.


Obie Award for Special Citations
Honored for : Hamlet


Obie Award for Direction
Honored for : Thérèse Raquin


Nominations 1995 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Director of a Play Iphigenia and Other Daughters