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Annie Dorsen

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Director

Writing

Additional Material

Photos

Daniel Fish, Anne Washburn, Annie Dorsen, Pavol Liska, Kelly Copper, Reverend Billy ( Photo

Daniel Fish, Anne Washburn, Annie Dorsen, Pavol Liska, Kelly Copper, Reverend Billy (Bill Talen), Rinde Eckert, Daniel Alexander Jones, Dan Hurlin, Carl Hancock Rux, David Greenspan, Lisa Kron, Lisa D'Amour, Lloyd Suh

From: 
Date:
05/15/2019


Annie Dorsen, Michael Berresse and Walter Bobbie

From: 
Date:
09/26/2008


Chad Goodridge, Annie Dorsen and Daniel Breaker

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Date:
05/16/2008

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2008]
Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Director

Writing
Additional Material

Annie Dorsen Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2008 - Outstanding Director
Annie Dorsen, Passing Strange

Annie Dorsen News

Meet the Cast of FOR COLORED GIRLS... Photo Meet the Cast of FOR COLORED GIRLS...
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2022

for colored girls who have considered suicide/ when the rainbow is enuf begins previews tonight, Friday, April 1, 2022 at the Booth Theatre. The show will officially open on Wednesday, April 20, 2022. Meet the cast here!

The Huntington Announces Loretta Greco as Artistic Director Photo The Huntington Announces Loretta Greco as Artistic Director
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2022

Chairman David Epstein and President Sharon Malt, on behalf of The Huntington’s Board of Trustees and Advisors, announced today the appointment of acclaimed stage director, producer, and community builder Loretta Greco as The Huntington’s next Norma Jean Calderwood Artistic Director.

MAXlive 2021: THE NEUROVERSE Begins Tonight Photo MAXlive 2021: THE NEUROVERSE Begins Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2021

MAX (Media Art Xploration) will present MAXlive 2021: THE NEUROVERSE, the organization’s first New York City-based arts festival, produced in association with New York Live Arts. THE NEUROVERSE teams artists with scientists that push the limits of mind and machine through groundbreaking interdisciplinary works.

MAXlive 2021: THE NEUROVERSE to be Presented in November Photo MAXlive 2021: THE NEUROVERSE to be Presented in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2021

MAX (Media Art Xploration) will present MAXlive 2021: THE NEUROVERSE, the organization’s first New York City-based arts festival, produced in association with New York Live Arts. THE NEUROVERSE teams artists with scientists that push the limits of mind and machine through groundbreaking interdisciplinary works.

MAXlive 2021 Presents THE NEUROVERSE in November Photo MAXlive 2021 Presents THE NEUROVERSE in November
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2021

MAX (Media Art Xploration) presents MAXlive 2021: THE NEUROVERSE, the organization's first New York City-based arts festival, produced in association with New York Live Arts. T

Salt Lake Acting Company Announces 50th Season Programming Photo Salt Lake Acting Company Announces 50th Season Programming
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2021

SLAC's 50th Season, dedicated to its patrons and supporters with the theme, 'Community Over Everything,' opens with the long-awaited world premiere of Elaine Jarvik's Four Women Talking About the Man Under the Sheet. A 2020 Kilroys Honoree, the meta, semi-historical piece was originally set to open March 13, 2020, but instead shut down on March 12th due to the pandemic.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Announces O! Readings Series Photo Oregon Shakespeare Festival Announces O! Readings Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 26, 2021

Oregon Shakespeare Festival has announced the month-long, five-play O! Reading Series. For this new initiative, five directors who are part of OSF’s artistic staff have each chosen a play to be performed as a live digital staged reading by some of OSF’s favorite actors.

Pittsburgh Playhouse Spring Virtual Season Announced Photo Pittsburgh Playhouse Spring Virtual Season Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2021

Point Park University's Pittsburgh Playhouse plans to continue to offer one-of-a-kind virtual productions this coming spring with the continuation of Here. Now. Next!, building on the wildly inventive body of productions this fall. The spring will include bold and provocative theatre and dance productions, the popular Dance Speaker Series, and a reimagined Media Innovators Workshop & Speaker Series. The dance productions are generously sponsored by UPMC.

Onassis USA Announces The Eureka Commissions, A Program Supporting New Projects From Photo Onassis USA Announces The Eureka Commissions, A Program Supporting New Projects From 15 Artists
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 22, 2020

Onassis USA announces the Eureka Commissions, an initiative catalyzing forward-looking, exploratory, interrogative work within a new cultural landscape irrevocably changed by COVID-19 and a society grappling with social and racial injustice.

African-American Shakespeare Company Welcomes Colman Domingo As First Guest Of New On Photo African-American Shakespeare Company Welcomes Colman Domingo As First Guest Of New Online Talkback Series
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2020

The African-American Shakespeare Company debuts its new online series of talk-backs in a format remiscent of The Actor's Studio with James Lipton.

Annie Dorsen Videos

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/20/16- PASSING STRANGE
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2016

Today in 2008, Passing Strange closed at the Belasco Theatre, where it ran for 165 performances. Passing Strange is a rock musical about a young African American's artistic journey of self-discovery in Europe, drawing on heavy elements of existentialism, metafictional comedy, and the Kunstlerroman. The musical's lyrics and book are by Stew with music and orchestrations by Heidi Rodewald and Stew. It was created in collaboration with director Annie Dorsen. The musical was developed at the Sundance Institute Theatre Lab in 2004 and 2005, one of the only works there ever to be invited back for a second round of development. It had productions in Berkeley, California and Off-Broadway before opening on Broadway in 2008, garnering strong reviews and several awards. Spike Lee filmed the musical on Broadway as a documentary, premiering the film in 2009.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 7/20- PASSING STRANGE
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2014

Today in 2008, Passing Strange closed at the Belasco Theatre, where it ran for 165 performances. Passing Strange is a rock musical about a young African American's artistic journey of self-discovery in Europe, drawing on heavy elements of existentialism, metafictional comedy, and the Kunstlerroman. The musical's lyrics and book are by Stew with music and orchestrations by Heidi Rodewald and Stew. It was created in collaboration with director Annie Dorsen. The musical was developed at the Sundance Institute Theatre Lab in 2004 and 2005, one of the only works there ever to be invited back for a second round of development. It had productions in Berkeley, California and Off-Broadway before opening on Broadway in 2008, garnering strong reviews and several awards. Spike Lee filmed the musical on Broadway as a documentary, premiering the film in 2009.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 7/20- PASSING STRANGE
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2013

Today in 2008, Passing Strange closed at the Belasco Theatre, where it ran for 165 performances. Passing Strange is a rock musical about a young African American's artistic journey of self-discovery in Europe, drawing on heavy elements of existentialism, metafictional comedy, and the Kunstlerroman. The musical's lyrics and book are by Stew with music and orchestrations by Heidi Rodewald and Stew. It was created in collaboration with director Annie Dorsen. The musical was developed at the Sundance Institute Theatre Lab in 2004 and 2005, one of the only works there ever to be invited back for a second round of development. It had productions in Berkeley, California and Off-Broadway before opening on Broadway in 2008, garnering strong reviews and several awards. Spike Lee filmed the musical on Broadway as a documentary, premiering the film in 2009.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 7/20- PASSING STRANGE
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2012

Today in 2008, Passing Strange closed at the Belasco Theatre, where it ran for 165 performances. Passing Strange is a rock musical about a young African American's artistic journey of self-discovery in Europe, drawing on heavy elements of existentialism, metafictional comedy, and the KĂĽnstlerroman. The musical's lyrics and book are by Stew with music and orchestrations by Heidi Rodewald and Stew. It was created in collaboration with director Annie Dorsen. The musical was developed at the Sundance Institute Theatre Lab in 2004 and 2005, one of the only works there ever to be invited back for a second round of development. It had productions in Berkeley, California and Off-Broadway before opening on Broadway in 2008, garnering strong reviews and several awards. Spike Lee filmed the musical on Broadway as a documentary, premiering the film in 2009.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 2/28- PASSING STRANGE
by Stage Tube - Feb 28, 2012

Today in 2008, Passing Strange opened at the Belasco Theatre, where it ran for 165 performances. Passing Strange is a rock musical about a young African American's artistic journey of self-discovery in Europe, drawing on heavy elements of existentialism, metafictional comedy, and the KĂĽnstlerroman. The musical's lyrics and book are by Stew with music and orchestrations by Heidi Rodewald and Stew. It was created in collaboration with director Annie Dorsen. The musical was developed at the Sundance Institute Theatre Lab in 2004 and 2005, one of the only works there ever to be invited back for a second round of development. It had productions in Berkeley, California and Off-Broadway before opening on Broadway in 2008, garnering strong reviews and several awards. Spike Lee filmed the musical on Broadway as a documentary, premiering the film in 2009.

STAGE TUBE: Spike Lee's PASSING STRANGE Film Trailer
by Charlie Piane - Jul 31, 2009

PASSING STRANGE is coming to the big screen in Spike Lee's new film adaptation. The official trailer has been released and we are excited to show it to BroadwayWorld.com Visitors!

BWW TV Exclusive: Passing Strange's Karen Pittman 'FLIPS' for BroadwayWorld
by Craig Brockman - Jun 8, 2008

What happens when you give a couple of cast members of Passing Strange the hot new gadget - The Flip - and let them loose on their fellow cast members? Click now to watch Part 2 as Karen Pittman takes you backstage of Passing Strange!

BWW Video Show Preview: Passing Strange
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 4, 2008

The new musical Passing Strange opened on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre (111 West 44th Street) on February 28, 2008.

BWW TV Exclusive: Passing Strange's Chad Goodridge 'FLIPS'
by Craig Brockman - May 16, 2008

What happens when you give a couple of cast members of Passing Strange the hot new gadget - The Flip - and let them loose on their fellow cast members? Click now to watch Part 1 as Chad Goodridge takes you backstage of Passing Strange!


Annie Dorsen Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Annie Dorsen written?
Annie Dorsen has written 1 shows including Passing Strange (Additional Material).

What awards has Annie Dorsen been nominated for?
Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for Passing Strange .