Evan Yionoulis

Theater

Evan Yionoulis

Princess Grace Award:
Theater Fellowship, 1985

Princess Grace Statue Award:
1986

Additional Grants:
• 2016 Works in Progress Residency Award

Evan Yionoulis has directed new plays and classics in New York, across the country, and internationally, including Richard Greenberg’s The Violet Hour (Broadway), Three Days of Rain (OBIE Award for direction, Manhattan Theatre Club), and Everett Beekin (Lincoln Center Theater).  Her production of Adrienne Kennedy’s Ohio State Murders received a Lortel Award for Best Revival. Regional credits include productions at South Coast Repertory, the Mark Taper Forum, Dallas Theater Center, the Huntington, Williamstown, and many others.  She is a resident director at Yale Repertory Theatre where credits include Cymbeline, Richard II, The Master Builder, Galileo, Caryl Churchill’s Owners and The King Stag. With composer/lyricist Mike Yionoulis, she is developing Redhand Guitar, about five generations of musicians across an American century. She is the recipient of a Princess Grace Award Fellowship and Statuette.


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