Main content.

Éamon Boylan

Based in NYC • Washington DC

They / Them / Theirs

Back to Directory

My Story

Éamon Boylan (they/them/theirs) is a New York City based director, creator, and composer whose recent and upcoming projects include Soft Butter (Ars Nova, Musical Theatre Factory), Waafrika 123 (National Queer Theater), Container (dev. at WP/Public Theater, Rattlestick), Pride Plays (Rattlestick), Memorial (The Lark, LPAC), and Through the Crack in The Closet Door (Corkscrew), Rooms (BAM studio), and The Rite of Spring ​(American Theater Company/CORE Series). They have incubated work with resident artists at LCT3/Lincoln Center, Manhattan Theatre Club, BAM, the O'Neill, Joe's Pub, Clubbed Thumb, Birdland, Playwrights Horizons Downtown, Studio Theatre, NYU Tisch, IRT, Dixon Place, and elsewhere. A graduate of The University of Chicago, Éamon extended their studies in directing at The National Theater Institute and SDCF after completing independent research with Royal Shakespeare Company, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, and Folger Library Institute. They are a 2019 Trans Lab Fellow, a 2019-20 Sokoloff Arts Resident, a 2019-20 MTC Directing Fellow, member of The Ring of Keys, and a Resident Playwright at Lincoln Center Theater.

Sexual Orientation
iSexual orientation describes a person's enduring physical, romantic, and/or emotional attraction to another person


Gender Identity
iOne’s internal, deeply held sense of gender. Some people identify completely with the gender they were assigned at birth (usually male or female), while others may identify with only a part of that gender, or not at all. Some people identify with another gender entirely. Unlike gender expression, gender identity is not visible to others.



Director / Creator / Gender Consultant


View Resume