Andy Blankenbuehler Biography

Date of Birth: March 07, 1970 (46)
Birth Place: Cincinnati, OH, USA
Gender: Male

Mr. Blankenbuehler won a 2008 Tony Award for his choreography in the Tony Award winning Best Musical In The Heights (also Lortel Award, Outer Critics Award and Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Choreography). He also choreographed the Broadway revival of The Apple Tree. Other recent projects include the new Broadway-bound musical Waiting For The Moon (music by Frank Wildhorn); the world premiere of the musical A Little Princess (music by Andrew Lippa); the Paper Mill Playhouse production of A Wonderful Life; as well as the off-Broadway play Burleigh Grimes (music by David Yazbek); and the hit Caesars Palace production Nights On Broadway. As a performer, he has danced on Broadway in Fosse, Contact, Man of La Mancha, Saturday Night Fever, Steel Pier, Big and Guys and Dolls.

Andy Blankenbuehler Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler, Hamilton
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Special Award
Andy Blankenbuehler, Hamilton
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler, Hamilton
 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Choreographer
Andy Blankenbuehler, Hamilton
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler, Bring It On: The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Andy Blankenbuehler, Bring It On: The Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler, Bring It On: The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler, 9 to 5
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler , 9 to 5
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler, 9 to 5: The Musical
Andy Blankenbuehler, In The Heights
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Choreograph
Andy Blankenbuehler, In the Heights
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Choreography
Andy Blankenbuehler, In the Heights
 
The Lortels - 2007 - Outstanding Choreographer
Andy Blankenbuehler, In the Heights

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