GILBERT McCAULEY is presently an Associate Professor in the Department of Theater at the University of Massachusetts and Co-founder/Associate Artistic Director of Art n Soulplay and Artistic Associate at New WORLD Theater.
He has served as the Producing Artistic Director of the Oakland Ensemble Theatre, Resident Director at Rites and Reason Theatre, and as an acting company member of the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis. He has also served on the theater faculties at University of California at Berkeley, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Rhode Island at Kingston.
Mr. McCauley has directed Off-Broadway and at regional theatres around the country including Arena Stage, Goodman Theatre, Old Globe Theatre, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Playwrights Horizons, Seattle Repertory Theatre, and the National Theatre of Ghana.
His most recent directing credits include Piano Lesson by August Wilson, and most recently his own play Crossing John at the Crossroads.