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Darko Tresnjak

Darko Tresnjak

Darko Tresnjak


Darko Tresjnak made his Broadway debut in 2013, directing the new musical A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder which received 11 Tony Award nominations including Best Director and Best New Musical. He is the Artistic Director of Hartford Stage and  he has directed at Theatre for a New Audience, The Public Theater, Old Globe, Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Royal Shakespeare Company Complete Works Festival, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Huntington Theatre Company, Goodspeed Musicals, Long Wharf Theatre, Westport Country Playhouse and Vineyard Theater. He received the Connecticut Critics Circle Award for his direction of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder and San Diego Theatre Critics Awards for his direction of Pericles, Cyrano de Bergerac, and The Winter's Tale. Upcoming productions include The Killer at Theatre for a New Audience. At LA Opera, he previously directed a double-bill of The Broken Jug (U.S. premiere) and The Dwarf, as well as The Birds. (

Productions at LA Opera

  • The Ghosts of Versailles

    The Ghosts of Versailles