Leadership Bios

Sean DanielsSean Daniels

Artistic Director
978-654-7562
sean.daniels@mrt.org

An accomplished director and creator of new work, Sean was most recently the Artist-At-Large at the Geva Theatre Center in Rochester, New York, where he received national attention for the Cohort Club, a program designed to better engage audience members with the work on stage. Sean succeeds Charles Towers, who led the company for 14 years and firmly established the MRT’s reputation for producing high quality, compelling new plays, and regional premieres.

Sean was named “One of the top fifteen up & coming artists in the U.S., whose work will be transforming America's stages for decades to come." and “One Of 7 People Reshaping And Revitalizing The American Musical” by American Theatre Magazine.

Sean previously spent four years at the Tony Award-winning Actors Theatre of Louisville as the theater’s Associate Artistic Director (where he directed 17 productions including 5 Humana Festivals). He was also Associate Artistic Director/Resident Director of the California Shakespeare Theater and before that spent a decade as the Artistic Director and Co-Founder of Dad’s Garage Theater Company in Atlanta.