Daniel Fish is a New York-based stage director who makes work across the boundaries of theater, video and opera. He draws on a broad range of forms and subject matter including plays, film scripts, contemporary fiction, essays, and found audio.  His emotional and rigorous performances push the limits of an actor’s technique and an audience’s attention. His work has been seen at theaters and festivals throughout the U.S. and Europe including Vooruit, Festival TransAmériques, BAM Next Wave Festival, Noorderzon Festival, The Chocolate Factory, The Public Theater’s Under The Radar, Opera Philadelphia/Curtis Opera Theater, American Repertory Theater, Richard B. Fisher Center at Bard College, Yale Repertory Theater, McCarter Theater, Signature Theater, The Shakespeare Theater Company, The Juilliard School, Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus, Staatstheater Braunschweig, and The Royal Shakespeare Company.

Residencies and commissions include The MacDowell Colony, Baryshnikov Arts Center, The Chocolate Factory, LMCC/ Governor’s Island and The Bushwick Starr.  He has taught at The Juilliard School, The Yale School of Drama, Bard College, and Princeton University.