Andrew Watkins is a theater director based in New York City and Minneapolis.
He has adapted and directed: Miss Julie, Hedda Gabler and Dostoevsky’s A Gentle Spirit. He directed the premiere of Garrett David Kim’s The Buck and has directed Miss Julie, True West, The Dumb Waiter, Before You Go. As an assistant director he has worked at Theatre for a New Audience: The Skin of Our Teeth, The Father and Doll’s House (all directed by Arin Arbus); The Guthrie: The Lion in Winter; Allentown Shakespeare in the Park: The Comedy of Errors; Fordham University: Measure for Measure. He served as a directing apprentice at Toneelgroep Amsterdam: De Dinge die Voorbijgaan, a production for the Ruhtriennale Festival in Germany (directed by Ivo van Hove).
He is a graduate of Fordham University Lincoln Center with a BA in Theatre Directing and trained at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and London Dramatic Academy.