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Alex Ebert

 
Bio:
Alexander Ebert is an award winning singer, songwriter, composer and front man of the popular folk-rock band Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros (and formerly of Ima Robot). In 2014, he won the Golden Globe for Best Original Score to J.C. Chandor's film All Is Lost starring Robert Redford. He ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Alexander Ebert is an award winning singer, songwriter, composer and front man of the popular folk-rock band Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros (and formerly of Ima Robot). In 2014, he won the Golden Globe for Best Original Score to J.C. Chandor's film All Is Lost starring Robert Redford. He ... (read complete bio)
 

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Alex Ebert Biography

Alexander Ebert is an award winning singer, songwriter, composer and front man of the popular folk-rock band Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros (and formerly of Ima Robot). In 2014, he won the Golden Globe for Best Original Score to J.C. Chandor's film All Is Lost starring Robert Redford. He followed that up by scoring Chandor's next film A Most Violent Year. Additionally, he scored the Oscar winning Disney animated short Feast. Ebert was born in Los Angeles in 1978 and currently resides in New Orleans, LA. In 2011, he released his first solo album as Alexander. After the success of the band's 4th studio album, PersonA; Alex Ebert has recently released 'Broken Record'. This is the first song off his latest solo project.

Alex Ebert Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Alex EbertSpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical

Alex Ebert News

Gareth Gates and Divina De Campo Will Lead the UK Tour of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Photo Gareth Gates and Divina De Campo Will Lead the UK Tour of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2023

Gareth Gates and Divina de Campo will star in the UK Premiere of the Tony Award nominated, award-winning THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL which opens at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton* on Wednesday 5 April 2023.

INTO THE WOODS, SPONGEBOB, And More Announced For Slow Burn Theatre Company 2023-24 S Photo INTO THE WOODS, SPONGEBOB, And More Announced For Slow Burn Theatre Company 2023-24 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 12, 2023

Filled with epic fairytales that will take audiences into the woods and under the sea and poignant stories of faith, love and acceptance, Slow Burn Theatre Company announces its 2023/2024 season of five Broadway musicals in the Amaturo Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. The five musicals are Into the Woods, Disney's The Little Mermaid, Sister Act, The Prom and Spongebob The Musical.

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Will Tour the UK and Ireland and Play Five Weeks in London Photo THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Will Tour the UK and Ireland and Play Five Weeks in London
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2022

Tthe UK Premiere Tour has been announced the Tony Award nominated, award-winning THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL to tour the United Kingdom and Ireland opening at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton. Get the full tour schedule and more info here.

Wolverhampton Grand Announces New Shows on Sale Including THE BODYGUARD, THE SPONGEBO Photo Wolverhampton Grand Announces New Shows on Sale Including THE BODYGUARD, THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, and More
by Stephi Wild - Oct 17, 2022

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has announced a brand new season of shows, including a an exclusive new production of THE SECRET LIVES OF HENRY & ALICE, a comedy by Black Country playwright, David Tristram which will be produced in its entirety by the Grand Theatre.

Photos: First Look At THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL At The Milburn Stone Theatre Photo Photos: First Look At THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL At The Milburn Stone Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 7, 2022

The critically-acclaimed, award- winning THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, will open this October at the Milburn Stone Theatre at Cecil College. See photos from the production.

Photos: First Look At THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL At The Milburn Stone Theatre Photo Photos: First Look At THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL At The Milburn Stone Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2022

The critically-acclaimed, award- winning THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, will open this October at the Milburn Stone Theatre at Cecil College. Get a first look at photos here!

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Splashes Its Way To The Milburn Stone Theatre Photo THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Splashes Its Way To The Milburn Stone Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2022

The critically-acclaimed, award-winning THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, will open this October at the Milburn Stone Theatre at Cecil College.

Special Offer: Get Ready for the Best Day Ever! THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Comes to The Ro Photo Special Offer: Get Ready for the Best Day Ever! THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Comes to The Rose
by BWW Special Offer - Aug 25, 2022

Special Offer: Get ready for the BEST DAY EVER! 'The SpongeBob Musical' comes to The Rose

Review: SCERA's THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL is a Jubilant Adventure Photo Review: SCERA's THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL is a Jubilant Adventure
by Tyler Hinton - Jul 5, 2022

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL at the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre is a jubilant adventure that captures your eyes, ears, and heart.

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL is Now Playing at the Gem Theatre Photo THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL is Now Playing at the Gem Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL is now showing through July 31 at Garden Grove's historic GEM THEATRE presented by the award-winning One More Productions - one of Southern California's leading musical theater companies.

Alex Ebert Videos

BWW Interview: Ethan Slater & Tom Kenny Chat About THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL on DVD Videoplay
BWW Interview: Ethan Slater & Tom Kenny Chat About THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL on DVD

by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 21, 2020

'The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage!' is coming to DVD on November 3rd!

VIDEO: Watch Alex Ebert Perform 'Stronger' on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Alex Ebert Perform 'Stronger' on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT

by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2020

Award-winning film composer Alex Ebert, known to many as the frontman for platinum-selling indie rock band Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, performs 'Stronger' from his new solo album 'I vs I.'

VIDEO: Ethan Slater Performs 'Best Day Ever' In SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE! Videoplay
VIDEO: Ethan Slater Performs 'Best Day Ever' In SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL: LIVE ON STAGE!

by Linnae Medeiros - Dec 4, 2019

It's far from a typical Bikini Bottom day because we're getting a sneak peek at Tony nominee Ethan Slater performing 'Best Day Ever' in the upcoming The Spongebob Musical: Live on Stage, which is set to come to the small screen on Nickelodeon on December 7th! Check out this video if nautical nonsense be something you wish!

VIDEO: Get a Peek Behind the Curtain With the Touring Cast of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Videoplay
VIDEO: Get a Peek Behind the Curtain With the Touring Cast of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL

by Stage Tube - Nov 17, 2019

The cast of The Spongebob Musical is giving fans a peek behind the curtain in an all new video.

VIDEO: Get a First Look at the Touring Cast of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL in Action Videoplay
VIDEO: Get a First Look at the Touring Cast of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL in Action

by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2019

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL is currently playing at The Bushnell in Hartford, CT, and will next travel to the Overture Center in Madison, WI prior to engagements in Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Toronto and more. Get a first look at the cast in action in the all new video!

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2018

Watch below as they tell us all about want this nomination means to them, how they are preparing for the Tonys, and so much more!

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Nell Benjamin Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Nell Benjamin

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 13, 2018

Watch below as Nell tells us all about want this nomination means to her, how she's preparing for the Tonys, and so much more!

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Itamar Moses and David Yazbek Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Itamar Moses and David Yazbek

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 11, 2018

Watch below as Itamar and David tell us all about want this nomination means to them, how they're preparing for the Tonys, and so much more!

STAGE TUBE: Director Tina Landau Talks THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2016

On Thursday, May 19, the cast and creative team of THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL arrived in Chicago - and BroadwayWorld.com was on hand to meet the team! Today's entry: director, co-conceiver, and hometown Steppenwolf Ensemble member Tina Landau discusses the world premiere. Keep an eye on BroadwayWorld.com all week for SPONGEBOB updates from local contributors Misha Davenport and M. William Panek.

BWW TV: What's Happening in Bikini Bottom During THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL? The Creative Team Opens Up!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 17, 2016

Bikini Bottom will soon surface in Chicago, and in anticipation of The SpongeBob Musical's first performance on Tuesday, June 7th at Broadway in Chicago's Oriental Theatre, the production has begun rolling out a number of behind-the-scenes videos on the process of adapting one of television's biggest animated hits for the theatre. Below, check out a just-released peek at how the creatives set out to tell the story in the musical!


Alex Ebert Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Alex Ebert written?
Alex Ebert has written 1 shows including The Spongebob Musical (Original Music).

What awards has Alex Ebert been nominated for?
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical .