Nadia Tass

5 Jul 2017

Nadia Tass made her Ensemble directorial debut with e-baby in 2016. That year Tass directed DISGRACED for Melbourne Theatre Company, EXTINCTION for Red Stitch/GPAC, THE BOOK CLUB for AKA in Melbourne and London, and UNCLE VANYA for Red Stitch. 2017 saw her re-stage her acclaimed 2014 production of Annie Baker’s THE FLICK for Queensland Theatre.

Amongst other recent work, Tass directed OUT OF THE WATER, THE ALIENS, and THE GRONHOLM METHOD for Red Stitch, THE OTHER PLACE for MTC, PROMISES, PROMISES for The Production Company, and THREE WOMEN IN AN ICE CREAM CONE in London. Her 2002 production of THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE toured Australia and garnered her a Helpmann Award nomination for Best Director of a Musical.

Tass is well known for directing films including the Australian classics MALCOLM and THE BIG STEAL, as well as RIKKY AND PETE, MR RELIABLE, AMY, MATCHING JACK and FATAL HONEYMOON. Nadia also directs films and high-end television movies in the US for Universal Studios, Disney, Warner Bros and CBS. Recently she was honoured by the American Cinematheque in Los Angeles with a retrospective of her work, and received Film Victoria’s Screen Leader Award.