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Anthony Newley

 
Anthony Newley Headshot
Date of Birth: September 24, 1931
Date of Death: April 14, 1999 (67)

Birth Place: London, Hackney, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Regional (UK)]
World Premiere, 1992
Performer
  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1983
Charlie Chaplin
  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1974
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1972
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1965
Cocky
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1962
Littlechap
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1961
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1956
Performer
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1956
Performer

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Additional Songs[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 1965]
Director
 
[US Tour, 1963]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Director
 
[West End, 1961]
Director

Writing

Composer
Lyricist
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter
Composer
Lyricist
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter
Composer
Lyricist

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (UK)]
World Premiere, 1992
Performer

  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1983
Charlie Chaplin

  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1974
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1972
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1965
Cocky

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1962
Littlechap

  [West End]
Original London Production, 1961
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1956
Performer

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1956
Performer

Productions

[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Additional Songs[Replacement]

[Broadway, 1965]
Director

[US Tour, 1963]
Director

[Broadway, 1962]
Director

[West End, 1961]
Director

Writing
Composer
Lyricist
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter
Composer
Lyricist
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter
Composer
Lyricist

Anthony Newley Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1965 - Best Direction of a Musical
Anthony Newley, The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd
 
Tony Awards - 1965 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Anthony Newley, The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd
 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Musical
Anthony Newley, Stop the World - I Want to Get Off
 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Anthony Newley, Stop the World - I Want to Get Off
 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Anthony Newley, Stop the World - I Want to Get Off

Anthony Newley News

Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael Photo Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

The New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant), will star Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa.

BWW Review: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is Sweetly Imaginative at the Eccles Th Photo BWW Review: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is Sweetly Imaginative at the Eccles Theater
by Tyler Hinton - Jun 15, 2022

The imaginative national tour of Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY wraps up its travels across the country with a final stop in Utah at the Eccles Theater.

 Linda Lavin Will Make Her London Debut at Crazy Coqs This Summer Photo Linda Lavin Will Make Her London Debut at Crazy Coqs This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2022

Six-time Tony nominated Broadway legend Linda Lavin will make her London debut. She is one of the highlights of the summer season at Crazy Coqs that goes on sale today!

Kevin Anderson, Ben Gulley & Alanis Sophia to Star in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at  Photo Kevin Anderson, Ben Gulley & Alanis Sophia to Star in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Skylight Music Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Skylight Music Theatre announced the full cast for the Wisconsin premiere of Dennis DeYoung’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame, running May 20 through June 12, 2022. Performances take place in the beautiful Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway, in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward.

State Theatre New Jersey Presents Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY This Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY This Month
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022

The newly renovated State Theatre New Jersey presents Roald Dahl’s Charlie and The Chocolate Factory for four performances on Friday, May 13, 2022, at 8pm; Saturday, May 14 at 2pm and 8pm; and Sunday, May 15 at 2pm. Tickets range from $40-$98.  

BWW REVIEW: Dale Burridge Returns To The Stage With AT THE CROSSROADS, A Fabulous Rev Photo BWW REVIEW: Dale Burridge Returns To The Stage With AT THE CROSSROADS, A Fabulous Review Of His Career To Date.
by Jade Kops - Apr 24, 2022

AT THE CROSSROADS marks Dale Burridge’s return to the theatre stage after an over two-decade absence.

Photos: In Rehearsal With the Cast of (mostly)musicals HIGH TIME Photo Photos: In Rehearsal With the Cast of (mostly)musicals HIGH TIME
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

It's 4.20, and tonight is the night for a HIGH Time at Feinstein's at Vitello's with the SMOKIN hot cast of (mostly)musicals! But if you want to see them LIGHT UP the stage, act now, there are very few tickets remaining.

Complete Casting Announced For (mostly)musicals HIGH TIME! At Vitello's Photo Complete Casting Announced For (mostly)musicals HIGH TIME! At Vitello's
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 15, 2022

(mostly)musicals is back at Vitello's and ready to get LIT on 4.20!

Carolee Carmello and Javier Mu√Īoz to Star in LOS OTROS New York Premiere Photo Carolee Carmello and Javier Mu√Īoz to Star in LOS OTROS New York Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

PREMIERES NYC has announced the expansion of its bi-annual commissioning series INNER VOICES with the New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant). 

Ogunquit Playhouse Announces 2022 Arts Academy Programming Photo Ogunquit Playhouse Announces 2022 Arts Academy Programming
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

Ogunquit Playhouse is growing its educational initiatives by launching the Arts Academy. Already an integral component of the Playhouse's mission, the educational initiatives currently in place will be greatly expanded to build upon the legacy left by founder Walter Hartwig, a strong proponent of community theater with a passion for teaching theater craft to aspiring professionals.

Anthony Newley Videos

BWW TV: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Tour Cast Talks What Makes This Show So Del VideoBWW TV: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Tour Cast Talks What Makes This Show So Delicious
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 6, 2018

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is gearing up to take the show on the road! Hear what the cast and creatives have to say about what makes this musical so delicious!

VIDEO: Morgan Reynolds Mashes Up Lady Gaga and Bonnie Raitt VideoVIDEO: Morgan Reynolds Mashes Up Lady Gaga and Bonnie Raitt
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2017

Actor Morgan Reynolds, Currently playing Bert in Mary Poppins at Virginia Repertory Theatre created a new YouTube cover decided to all the heartbreak in the world inspired by Anthony Newley and his performance of 'Who can I turn to' from Smell of the greasepaint, roar of the crowd!

VIDEO: Christian Borle & CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Perform Medley on THE V VideoVIDEO: Christian Borle & CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Perform Medley on THE VIEW
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 31, 2017

On today's THE VIEW, Tony Award winner Christine Borle and the cast of Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY performed a medley of songs, including 'The Candy Man.' Check out the appearance below!

VIDEO: Cast of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Perform on 'WENDY WILLIAMS' VideoVIDEO: Cast of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Perform on 'WENDY WILLIAMS'
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 25, 2017

On today's WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW, the cast of Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY performs the high-energy number 'Queen of Pop,' featuring Trista Dollison as Violet Beauregarde, Alan Green, as her indulgent daddy

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 21, 2017

The new Broadway musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is currently in performances at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street) and officially opens Sunday, April 23, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a sweet first look at the cast in action below!

VIDEO: Christian Borle Talks Shocking Demise of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Character on 'Late Show'
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 18, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW, Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY star Christian Borle explained how former Willy Wonkas Gene Wilder and Johnny Depp have set the chocolate bar very high!

Must-Watch VIDEO: TONIGHT SHOW Outtake - After Goofs, Jimmy Fallon Joins Barbra Streisand & Alec Baldwin for Duet!
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 30, 2016

In this outtake from last Thursday's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Barbra Streisand and Alec Baldwin turned their duet of 'The Best Thing That Ever Has Happened' into a trio when they invite Jimmy Fallon to sing along

VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks Politics, New Album & More on 60 MINUTES
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 29, 2016

The singer sat down with the show's Michael Usher to discuss politics, her successful career in entertainment and her newest album 'Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway'.

VIDEO: Are Those My Lips? Barbra Streisand Presented with New Caricature at Sardi's!
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 29, 2016

In a special bonus clips from Barbra Streisand's appearance on CBS SUNDAY MORNING, the legendary star visits the iconic New York eatery Sardi's, renowned for its caricatures of Broadway luminaries.

VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks 'Encore' Album; Duets with Fallon & Baldwin on TONIGHT
by Alan Henry - Aug 26, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW on NBC, Barbra Streisand and Jimmy Fallon performed a comedic duet in which Fallon portrayed Donald Trump. Together they 'made duets great again!' Watch the video below!


Anthony Newley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Anthony Newley been in?
Anthony Newley has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Anthony Newley been in?
Anthony Newley has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Anthony Newley's first West End show?
Anthony Newley's first West End show was Stop the World - I Want to Get Off which opened in 1961

What awards has Anthony Newley been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Stop the World - I Want to Get Off Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Stop the World - I Want to Get Off and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Stop the World - I Want to Get Off .

How many shows has Anthony Newley written?
Anthony Newley has written 4 shows including The Roar of the Greasepaint - The Smell of the Crowd (Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist), The Good Old, Bad Old Days (Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist), Sammy Stops the World (Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist), Sammy (Composer).