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Adrian is a very promising and intelligent young director... He is one of the most accomplished, generous and promising people I've ever been around.

Austin Pendleton, Award Winning Actor, Director, & Playwright

Hire this man for anything. He's great. And cool people too.

Stephen Adly Guirgis, Playwright (2015 Pulitzer Prize for Drama)

Adrian's biggest strength as a director is his humanity. He understands people; what makes them tick, their insecurities, and he knows how to instill confidence in every person he directs.

Ian Belknap, Artistic Director,

The Acting Company


In The Know

Hudson Theatre Works

Check out what's happening at my theatre company HTW, dedicated to work that is thought provoking, challenging and entertaining. Up next, Hamlet, February 14 to March 1.

Photo Gallery

Check out images from some of my past projects.


Spring 2020, I am teaching courses at Lafayette College and Kean University.
Check some images from past classes and workshops.

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Adrian Wattenmaker

Actor  Director  Dramaturg  Educator

Thank you for visiting the official site of Adrian Wattenmaker. You are invited to explore the site to learn more about his life and career.

Adrian was born to be a director. As a child, there was nothing he enjoyed more than going to the movies or the theatre, absorbing the scenes and stories like a sponge. Growing up, he was lucky to turn his passion into a successful career. He is always looking for their next project or collaboration, so if you have an idea and would like to work with Adrian Wattenmaker, please get in touch.



Showcase of Work

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A Real Success


Exceptional Achievement


Perfect Execution