Larry Carpenter is an American theatre and television director and producer. In the theatre, he has worked as an Artistic Director, Associate Artistic Director, a Managing Director and General Manager in the New York and Regional arenas. He also works as a theatre director and is known primarily for large projects; working on musicals and classical plays equally. In television, he works as a director for New York daytime dramas. He is Executive Vice President of SDC, the national labor union for professional stage directors and choreographers. He is also a member of the Director's Guild of America PAC.