(Director) Tyne Rafaeli was born in London and trained at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama and Columbia University. She has directed classics, new plays and musicals in London and the US. Recent productions include: EURYDICE by Sarah Ruhl (American Players Theatre), LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST (Great Lakes Theatre / Idaho Shakespeare Festival), OTHELLO (Classic Stage Company). Her work has been seen at: Classic Stage Company, New York Stage & Film, The Atlantic Theatre, The Julliard School, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Playwrights Realm, Great Lakes Theatre, American Players Theatre, Idaho Shakespeare Festival and PlayPenn, amongst others.
She has served as Associate Director on THE KING & I (Lincoln Center Theatre), FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, GOLDEN BOY (all Broadway), WOMEN ON THE VERGE (London’s West End), and she directed the 1st US National Tour of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY opening at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. Tyne was awarded the 2013/14 SDCF Sir John Gielgud Fellowship for Classical Direction.Upcoming projects include THE BURDENS by Matt Schatz at the O’Neill Playwright’s Conference, CHASING RAINBOWS at Goodspeed Opera and THE LION IN WINTER at Two River Theatre. See more at: www.tynerafaeli.com.