Marilyn Langbehn

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MARILYN LANGBEHN is the Artistic Director at Contra Costa Civic Theatre, located in El Cerrito, CA. Productions for the company include Cabaret, Ragtime, All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914; The Lost Years (world premiere), The Mountaintop, You Can't Take It With You, The Sound of Music, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)(revised), and August: Osage County, which received “Best Production” and “Best Director” nods at the inaugural Theatre Bay Area (TBA) awards in 2014. Since moving to the Bay Area in 2004, she has directed numerous productions including the West Coast premiere of David Mamet’s Race (“Best Director”, The Inlander), Rabbit Hole (“Top Ten Bay Area Productions of the Year”, Theater Dogs); Driving Miss Daisy (“Top Ten Bay Area Productions of the Year”, Contra Costa Times); Superior Donuts (San Francisco premiere); Frost/Nixon (Bay Area premiere); Looking for Normal (Bay Area premiere); Speech and Debate; The Woman in Black; The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee; Jesus Christ Superstar; Give 'Em Hell, Harry;  Shadowlands; I Love You You're Perfect Now Change; Kiss Me, Kate; White Christmas; and Cotton Patch Gospel; among others.