Faculty A-Z

  • Sherri Barber

    Office Location:

    The New School for Drama


    Sherri Eden Barber is a New York based theatre director and Artistic Director of Ricochet Collective. http://www.ricochetcollective.com/

    Recent: Happily After Ever (Ricochet Collective – 59E59, Edinburgh Fringe), Gordy Crashes (Ricochet Collective), Mr. Landing Takes A Fall (The Flea), Esperanza Spalding’s Emily’s D+Evolution (Development on European Tour), Herman Kline’s Midlife Crisis (The Beckett), Monstrosity, Polaroid Stories, and BENT (The New School for Drama), The Lightning Thief (Theatreworks USA), 24 Hour Plays on Broadway (American Airlines Theatre), Latrell: Live Tonight!(Joe’s Pub), Dance Lessons (winner of the Samuel French Short Play Festival). She has developed new work with Rattlestick, Orchard Project, The Flea, Culture Project, Chautauqua, and Old Vic.

    Selected Associate and Assistant directing credits include: SWEAT with Kate Whoriskey (Broadway, Studio 54), Tiny Beautiful Things with Thomas Kail (The Public Theater), Daphne's Dive with Thomas Kail (Signature Theatre), Faust: The Concert with Randy Newman with Thomas Kail (Encores! New York City Center) Family Furniture with Thomas Kail (The Flea), The Village Bike with Sam Gold (MCC), Side Effects with David Auburn (MCC), These Girls with Kathy Najimy (Glamour Magazine).

    Sherri is the Program Director at the Drama League, a recipient of The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s National Directors Fellowship, the Core Company Director for The Orchard Project, a Drama League Directing Fellow and recipient of the US/UK Exchange Award. MFA: New School for Drama. www.SherriEdenBarber.com