Melvin Bernhardt (Director) | Playbill

Melvin Bernhardt

Director

The plays he made his name with were largely character-focused, and Mr. Bernhardt was known for having a knack with helped actors create and develop their portrayals.

Read Full Obituary
  • Born: Feb 25, 1931 in Buffalo, NY
  • Death: Sep 11, 2015 in New York, NY

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1981 Outstanding Director of a Play Nominee
1978 Outstanding Director of a Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1978 Outstanding Director of a Play Winner
Tony Award
1982 Best Direction of a Play Nominee
1978 Best Direction of a Play Winner
 X

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting playbill.com with your ad blocker.
Thank you!