Marcia Milgrom Dodge is a highly acclaimed director & choreographer whose work has been seen throughout the United States and abroad. She was the first woman to direct & choreograph a musical produced by The Kennedy Center and her celebrated 2009 revival of Ragtime moved to Broadway after its sold-out run in Washington, DC earing a 2010 Tony Award Nomination for Best Director of a Musical, two Drama Desk Award nominations, an Astaire Award nomination and she won the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Direction of a Resident Musical. Her concert staging of My Fair Lady starring Jonathan Pryce & Laura Michelle Kelly was presented at The Kennedy Center and at The Granada Theatre in Santa Barbara. New York: Off Broadway’s Venus Flytrap (The Active Theater); Seussical The Musical (Theatreworks USA/Lortel Award nomination); Cookin’, Radio Gals, Maltby & Shire's Closer Than Ever (choreographed original production) and William Finn's Romance In Hard Times (The Public Theatre.)
Regional Theaters include: Denver Center Theatre Company (world premiere of Sense & Sensibility The Musical and Jeffrey Hatcher’s One Foot On The Floor);Bucks County Playhouse (Really Rosie); Pasadena Playhouse (Rob Sternin & Prudence Fraser’s new comedy Under My Skin); Glimmerglass Festival (The Music Man); Reprise Theatre Company (Cabaret and How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying/Garland Award for Choreography); Maltz Jupiter Theatre (The King and I, Hello, Dolly!/Carbonell Award for Direction and Anything Goes/Carbonell Award for Choreography), Bay Street Theatre (A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, Ain’t Misbehavin’, Once On This Island, The Who’s Tommy and Sherlock Holmes & The West End Horror co-written with her husband Anthony Dodge/Edgar Award nomination for Best Play), many shows at Sacramento Music Circus, Flat Rock Playhouse, Pittsburgh Public Theatre, Goodman Theatre, Goodspeed, Huntington Theatre and Arena Stage (Of Thee I Sing/Helen Hayes Award nomination for Outstanding Choreography. Abroad: The Music Man (Royal Opera House, Muscat Oman); George Stiles’ Des Tres Musketeres (Fredericia Teater, Denmark); Cookin’ (Seoul, S. Korea & Asian Tour); Goosebumps Live On Stage (Wintergardens, Blackpool, UK.) Exciting collaborations with Julie Andrews (Simeon’s Gift), Stephen Sondheim & George Furth (Merrily We Roll Along), Rupert Holmes (Thumbs!), Des McAnuff (Elmer Gantry) and Robert Falls & John Logan (Riverview).
Television: Sesame Street and AMC's Remember WENN. Teaching, Master Classes & Guest Directing: Yale University, Temple University, Emerson College, San Diego State University, NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Fordham University, Marymount Manhattan College and University at Buffalo. A proud board member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC), Marcia lives in NYC with her husband, Tony, and their beautiful daughter, Natasha. Upcoming: Camelot In Concert starring Brian Stokes Mitchell (Kennedy Center); Children Of Eden In Concert (Kennedy Center); Camelot In Concert starring Robert Sean Leonard (Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts at The Granada); The Addams Family (The MUNY in St. Louis); Curious George A New Musical (Theatreworks/USA, National Tour); Fiddler On The Roof (Maltz Jupiter Theatre). For more information, visit: www.marciamilgromdodge.com.