Melvin Bernhardt

Melvin Bernhardt

Director

Melvin Bernhardt, a director who rose to prominence in the '70s as the director of such notable dramas as Da, Crimes of the Heart and The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, died Sept. 12. He was 84.

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  • Born: Feb 26, 1931 in Buffalo, NY
  • Death: Sep 12, 2015 in New York, NY

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1981 Outstanding Director of a Play Crimes of the Heart Nominee
1978 Outstanding Director of a Play Da Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1978 Outstanding Director of a Play Da Winner
Tony Award
1982 Best Direction of a Play Crimes of the Heart Nominee
1978 Best Direction of a Play Da Winner
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