Rachel Chavkin

Two-time Obie Award winning, Drama Desk and Lucille Lortel Award nominated director, writer, and dramaturg, and the Artistic Director the TEAM, an internationally renowned, Brooklyn-based 11-year old experimental ensemble (www.theteamplays.org). LCT: ​The Royale, Preludes by Dave Malloy. Other selected credits: The Royale by Marco Ramirez (Old Globe); Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 (Ars Nova World Premiere, Kazino, A.R.T., upcoming Broadway transfer); Small Mouth Sounds by Bess Wohl (Ars Nova World Premiere); RoosevElvis by the TEAM (Bushwick Starr, the Vineyard Theatre/PS122 COIL Festival, the Royal Court, Walker Art Center, A.R.T.).

LCT Blog Posts

  • Rachel Chavkin on "THE ROYALE"

    Rachel Chavkin on "THE ROYALE"

    “When I first read THE ROYALE,” Rachel Chavkin told me the other day, “I had an experience I rarely have: I didn’t move during the entire time it took me to read it. I immediately wanted to direct it.”

  • LCT3-D: PRELUDES, Part 1

    Adding a new dimension to LCT3 with a series of in-depth conversations. First up: Dave Malloy and Rachel Chavkin.