Benjamin H. Kamine

Benjamin Kamine is a Manhattan-based stage director with a focus on new work. Recent credits include the world premiere of Carlyle by Thomas Bradshaw (Goodman Theatre), the New York premiere of Washer/Dryer by Nandita Shenoy (Ma-Yi Theatre Company), and the West Coast premiere of Samsara by Lauren Yee (Chance Theater). Kamine is an Associate Artist at The Flea Theater and the Resident Director at the Jewish Plays Project. He has developed new work with Ars Nova, Berkeley Rep, Cape Cod Theatre Project, the Civilians, Ensemble Studio Theater, the Goodman Theatre, Ma-Yi Theater Company, New York Theatre Workshop, PlayPenn, Playwrights Realm, Primary Stages, and Soho Rep among many others. Academic directing includes Brooklyn College, NYU, and University of the Arts. He has been a member of the Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab, the Civilians R&D Group, the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and he was a 14-15 LABA Fellow. Upcoming: A Comedy of Manors by Zoe Samuel (Adirondack Theatre Festival). Member: SDC.