Jeff Calhoun Biography

Gender: Male

@thejeffcalhoun - 4/10/17 03:59pm Beautiful memorial service for legend Jimmy Nederlander! He will be missed.

@thejeffcalhoun - 4/8/17 11:06am So synthesized was every element of #INDECENT, now in previews, that it made this director jealous???? RUN 2 C!


Jeff Calhoun Biography

Gender: Male

Broadway: Newsies, Bonnie & Clyde, Grey Gardens, Deaf West's Big River (2004 Tony Honor, Excellence in Theatre), Brooklyn, Bells Are Ringing (2001 Revival), Annie Get Your Gun (1999 Tony Award, Best Revival), Grease (1994 Tony nomination, Best Choreography), Tommy Tune Tonite!, The Will Rogers Follies.

West End/International: Disney's High School Musical 1 & 2: On Stage!.

Regional/National tour: Jekyll & Hyde, Upcoming National Tour; Disney's Newsies, Paper Mill Playhouse; Jane Austen's Emma: A Musical Romantic Comedy (2011 Craig Noel Award, Outstanding Resident Musical), The Old Globe; Bonnie & Clyde (2009 San Diego Critics Circle Award, Outstanding New Musical and Outstanding Director of a Musical), Asolo Rep Theatre and La Jolla Playhouse; Dolly Parton's 9 to 5: The Musical, 1st National Tour; Deaf West's Pippin, Mark Taper Forum; Disney's High School Musical: On Tour!, Disney Theatrical; The Civil War and Shenandoah, Ford's Theatre. Ford's Theatre Associate Artist.

Jeff Calhoun Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

BroadwayWorld Awards - 2012 - Best Direction of a Musical
Jeff Calhoun, Newsies
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Jeff Calhoun, Newsies
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Direction of a Musical
Jeff Calhoun, Newsies the Musical
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2010 - Best Direction (Resident Equity)
Jeff CalhounBonnie & clyde
Helen Hayes Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Director, Resident Musical
Jeff CalhounThe Civil War
Jeff CalhounBig River:The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Director - Musical
Jeff Calhoun, Big River
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Choreography
Jeff Calhoun, Grease
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Choreography
Jeff Calhoun , Grease