James Lapine

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Birthday
10, 1949
Birthplace
Ohio
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
10, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Ohio

About

Pulitzer-Prize winning American stage director known for his collaborations with Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist William Finn.

Before Fame

He took graduate studies in both Photography and Graphic Design at the California Institute of the Arts.

Trivia

He won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1985 for co-writing the play Sunday in the Park with George.

Family Life

His daughter Phoebe was a famous food critic.

Associated With

He directed Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods in 1987 and its revival in 1997.