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Diane Paulus

Diane Paulus is a director, known for Waitress, Great Performances (1971) and Cirque du Soleil: Amaluna (2012). See full bio »

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Known For

Waitress Director


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 2020 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Gloria: A Life (2020)
 2012 Cirque du Soleil: Amaluna (TV Movie)
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  The Next Act (Documentary) (filming)
  Shapes of Rhythm: The Music of Galt MacDermot (Documentary) (post-production)
Self - Interviewee
 2018 Nothing Is Truer Than Truth (Documentary)
 2014 The Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.10 (2014) ... Self
 2013 Spotlight on Broadway (TV Series)
- The Impresarios (2013) ... Self
 2013 The 67th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special documentary)
Self - Winner
 2012 The 66th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special documentary)
Self - Nominee
 2012 Cirque du Soleil: Amaluna (Documentary short)
Self - Director
 2009 The 63rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Self - Nominee
 2008 Working in the Theatre (TV Series documentary)
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 2021 Jagged (Documentary)

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(2013 to 2014 season) She was artistic director for George MacDonald's play, "The Light Princess," at the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, Massachusetts. See more »

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Personal Quote:

I listen to music, I read scripts, and I know pretty intuitively if I can unlock it in a way. It's actually very liberating when you understand that not everything is for you. See more »


She was awarded the 2015 NAACP Award for Best Director (Equity) for "The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess" at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California. See more »

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