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Scott Ellis Director NHSMTA Judge

Biography

Broadway credits include “Harvey” starring Jim Parsons and Jessica Hecht, the Kander and Ebb musical “Curtains” (Tony Nomination, Best Direction of a Musical), “The Little Dog Laughed” (Lucille Lortel Award Nomination), “Twelve Angry Men” (Tony Award and Drama Desk nominations), Arthur Miller’s “The Man Who Had All the Luck,” “The Rainmaker,” “1776” (Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Tony Award nominations), “Company,” “Steel Pier" (Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and Tony Award nominations), “She Loves Me” (Drama Desk and Tony Award nominations, Outer Critics Circle Award, Olivier Award for Best Director London Production), “Picnic,” and “A Month in the Country” starring Helen Mirren.

Off-Broadway credits include “Gruesome Playground Injuries,” “The Understudy,” “Streamers,” “Mr. and Mrs. Fitch,” “Good Boys and True,” “The Waverly Gallery,” “The Dog Problem,” “Flora,” “The Red Menace,” “Dark Rapture,” “That Championship Season,” and “The World Goes ‘Round…The Songs Of Kander and Ebb” (Drama Desk Award and Outer Critics Circle nomination), New York City Opera’s “110 In The Shade,” and Stephen Sondheim’s “A Little Night Music” (Drama Desk Award) which was subsequently televised on PBS Network’s “Live from Lincoln Center” (Emmy Nomination.)

For television, he is currently the Executive Producer for Showtime’s “Weeds”, and has directed “Modern Family,” “Nurse Jackie,” “The Good Wife”, “Hung,” “30 Rock”(Emmy Nomination, Outstanding Directing For A Comedy Series), “Desperate Housewives,” “The Closer” and “Frasier”. He is graduate of Chicago Goodman School of Drama and is the Associate Artistic Director of the Roundabout Theatre Company.

Upcoming: “The Mystery Of Edwin Drood” on Broadway and “The Elephant Man” starring Bradley Cooper.

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