He received a Special Millennium "Mr. Abbott" Award as "one of the most innovative and influential directors of the 20th Century."
Did You Know?
Was nominated for Broadway's Tony Award as Best Director (Play) five times: in 1976 for Jules Feiffer
's "Knock, Knock," in 1980 for Lanford Wilson
's "Talley's Folly," in 1981 for Lanford Wilson
's "Fifth of July," in 1983 for Lanford Wilson
's "Angels Fall," and in 1985 for "As Is." He has yet to win.