Gabriel Stelian-Shanks

Gabriel Stelian-Shanks Adjunct Professor - Theatre, Directing

Gabriel Stelian-Shanks is the Artistic Director of The Drama League of New York and a founder of the creative content company A Certain Something (  He has directed over sixty theatrical, film, and television projects across the United States and Europe, and is the author of eighteen plays, two screenplays, and a television series.  An alumnus of the Orchard Project, nominee for Best Director at the Madrid International Film Festival, and recipient of the Theatre Project Honor for Outstanding Vision, he has been honored by the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities and the National Endowment for the Arts.  Among his many productions, Gabriel was the co-director of Peculiar Works Project's Obie Award-winning THE VILLAGE FRAGMENTS.  He is a proud member of Stage Directors and Choreographers (SDC) and the Independent Filmmaker Project.