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Jack Cummings III

Jack Cummings III, Director
Jack Cummings is the Artistic Director of Transport Group, a Drama Desk and OBIE Award-winning Off-Broadway theatre company.  He is a five-time Drama Desk nominee for Outstanding Director (The Audience, The Boys in the Band, See Rock City & Other Destinations, Hello Again, and Queen of the Mist).  Other New York credits include the world premiere musical A Thousand Words Come To Mind by Michele Lowe and Scott Richards, John Cariani’s play cul-de-sac, The Patsy starring David Greenspan, and revivals of All The Way Home and The Dark at the Top of the Stairs.  On television he directed the Broadway musical A Tale of Two Cities for PBS, starring Michael York.  Current projects include The Blonde Streak for Broadway Across America and a stage adaptation of Walt Disney’s Bedknobs and Broomsticks with writers Brian Hill and Neil Bartram.  Jack received his MFA from The University of Virginia and his BA from The College of William and Mary.  He is married to actress Barbara Walsh.