Druid Staff Listing
Garry Hynes founded Druid in 1975 with Marie Mullen and Mick Lally and has worked as its Artistic Director from 1975 to 1991, and from 1995 to date. From 1991 to 1994 she was Artistic Director of the Abbey Theatre, Dublin.
Garry has also worked with the Abbey and Gate theatres (Ireland); the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Royal Court (UK); Second Stage, Signature Theater, Manhattan Theater Club, New York; Kennedy Center, Washington D.C.; Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles; and Spoleto Festival (USA).
Awards: Irish Times Irish Theatre Award; UK Theatre Award; the Joe Callaway Award (New
York); Tony Award®; Honorary Doctorates from University College Dublin (2011), University of Dublin (2004), National University of Ireland (1998) and the National Council for Education Awards (1988). In January 2011, Garry was appointed Adjunct Professor of Drama and Theatre Studies at NUI Galway.