Gene Saks

Director, Performer
Gene Saks

Male

Born: November 8, 1921
New York, New York

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Barrymore Barrymore
Mar. 25, 1997 - Nov. 2, 1997
Director
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Jake's Women Jake's Women
Mar. 24, 1992 - Oct. 25, 1992
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Lost in Yonkers Lost in Yonkers
Feb. 21, 1991 - Jan. 3, 1993
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Rumors Rumors
Nov. 17, 1988 - Feb. 24, 1990
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - A Month of Sundays A Month of Sundays
Apr. 16, 1987 - Apr. 18, 1987
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Broadway Bound Broadway Bound
Dec. 4, 1986 - Sep. 25, 1988
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Rags Rags
Aug. 21, 1986 - Aug. 23, 1986
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Odd Couple The Odd Couple
Jun. 11, 1985 - Feb. 23, 1986
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Biloxi Blues Biloxi Blues
Mar. 28, 1985 - Jun. 28, 1986
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Brighton Beach Memoirs Brighton Beach Memoirs
Mar. 27, 1983 - May 11, 1986
Director
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Special Occasions Special Occasions
Feb. 7, 1982 - Feb. 7, 1982
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Supporting Cast The Supporting Cast
Aug. 6, 1981 - Sep. 5, 1981
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - I Love My Wife I Love My Wife
Apr. 17, 1977 - May 20, 1979
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - California Suite California Suite
Jun. 10, 1976 - Jul. 2, 1977
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Same Time, Next Year Same Time, Next Year
Mar. 14, 1975 - Sep. 3, 1978
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - How the Other Half Loves How the Other Half Loves
Mar. 29, 1971 - Jun. 26, 1971
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Mame Mame
May 24, 1966 - Jan. 3, 1970
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Generation Generation
Oct. 6, 1965 - Jun. 25, 1966
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Half a Sixpence Half a Sixpence
Apr. 25, 1965 - Jul. 16, 1966
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Nobody Loves an Albatross Nobody Loves an Albatross
Dec. 19, 1963 - Jun. 20, 1964
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Enter Laughing Enter Laughing
Mar. 13, 1963 - Mar. 14, 1964
Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - A Thousand Clowns A Thousand Clowns
Apr. 5, 1962 - Apr. 13, 1963
Leo Herman Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - A Shot in the Dark A Shot in the Dark
Oct. 18, 1961 - Sep. 22, 1962
Morestan Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Love and Libel Love and Libel
Dec. 7, 1960 - Dec. 10, 1960
Norman Yarrow Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Tenth Man The Tenth Man
Nov. 5, 1959 - May 13, 1961
Rabbi Performer
(Original)
 
Howie
Sep. 17, 1958 - Sep. 20, 1958
Professor Performer
(Original)
 
The Infernal Machine
Feb. 3, 1958 - Mar. 9, 1958
The Captain of the Patrol Performer
(Original)
 
The Good Woman of Setzuan
Dec. 18, 1956 - Jan. 6, 1957
First God Performer
(Original)
 
South Pacific
May 4, 1955 - May 15, 1955
Professor Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - All You Need Is One Good Break All You Need Is One Good Break
Feb. 9, 1950 - Feb. 11, 1950
Second Discusser Performer
(Original)
 
    Marty's Double Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - South Pacific South Pacific
Apr. 7, 1949 - Jan. 16, 1954
Professor Performer
(Replacement)
 
 

Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1987 Outstanding Director of a Play Broadway Bound Nominee
1985 Outstanding Director of a Play Biloxi Blues Nominee
1977 Outstanding Director of a Musical I Love My Wife Nominee
1975 Outstanding Director of a Play Same Time, Next Year Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1991 Outstanding Director Lost in Yonkers Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1991 Direction of a Play Lost in Yonkers Nominee
1985 Direction of a Play Biloxi Blues Winner
1983 Direction of a Play Brighton Beach Memoirs Winner
1977 Direction of a Musical I Love My Wife Winner
1975 Direction of a Play Same Time, Next Year Nominee
1966 Direction of a Musical Mame Nominee
1965 Direction of a Musical Half a Sixpence Nominee
 
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