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August Eriksmoen

 
Bio:
Recent orchestrations and/or dance arrangements: Memphis (Broadway), Romantic Poetry (M.T.C.), All Shook Up (1st national tour), Walmartopia (cast recording), Berlin, Imperfect Chemistry (cast recording), Always...Patsy Cline, Honky Tonk Angels. Coming up: The Addams Family, The Big Time. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Recent orchestrations and/or dance arrangements: Memphis (Broadway), Romantic Poetry (M.T.C.), All Shook Up (1st national tour), Walmartopia (cast recording), Berlin, Imperfect Chemistry (cast recording), Always...Patsy Cline, Honky Tonk Angels. Coming up: The Addams Family, The Big Time. ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Performer (Understudy)

Productions

 
[West End, 2021] [Replacement]
Orchestrations[Replacement]
 
[US Tour, 2018] [Replacement]
Orchestrations[Replacement]
 
[Motion Picture, 2017]
Orchestrations
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Orchestrations
 
[Broadway, 2017] [Replacement]
Orchestrator[Replacement]
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2016]
Orchestrations
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Orchestrator
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2015]
Orchestrations
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Orchestrator
 
[US Tour, 2011]
Orchestrator
Dance Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Dance Music Arranger
Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Dance Music Arranger
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Orchestrator
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Orchestrator
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Orchestrator
Musical Director
Musical Director
Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Associate Musical Director
 
[New York, 2005]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Associate Conductor
Keyboard 2
Organ
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Orchestrator
Musical Director

Photos

Greg Anthony Rassen, August Eriksmoen and Andy Blankenbuehler Photo

Greg Anthony Rassen, August Eriksmoen and Andy Blankenbuehler

From: 
Date:
05/10/2017
Randy Adams, Jen Colella, Sue Frost, Irene Sankoff, David Hein and August Eriksmoen Photo

Randy Adams, Jen Colella, Sue Frost, Irene Sankoff, David Hein and August Eriksmoen

From: 
Date:
05/10/2017


August Eriksmoen (far right) with the cast of Walmartopia

From: 
Date:
12/05/2007

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Performer (Understudy)

Productions

[West End, 2021] [Replacement]
Orchestrations[Replacement]

[US Tour, 2018] [Replacement]
Orchestrations[Replacement]

[Motion Picture, 2017]
Orchestrations

[US Tour, 2017]
Orchestrations

[Broadway, 2017] [Replacement]
Orchestrator[Replacement]

[Washington, DC (Regional), 2016]
Orchestrations

[Broadway, 2016]
Orchestrator

[Broadway, 2015]
Orchestrator

[Washington, DC (Regional), 2015]
Orchestrations

[Broadway, 2013]
Orchestrator

[US Tour, 2011]
Orchestrator

Dance Music Arranger

[Broadway, 2010]
Dance Music Arranger

Orchestrator

[Broadway, 2009]
Dance Music Arranger

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Orchestrator

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Orchestrator

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Orchestrator

Musical Director

Musical Director

Music Arranger

[Broadway, 2006]
Associate Musical Director

[New York, 2005]
Musical Director

[Broadway, 2005]
Associate Conductor

Keyboard 2

Organ

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Orchestrator

Musical Director

August Eriksmoen Biography

Recent orchestrations and/or dance arrangements: Memphis (Broadway), Romantic Poetry (M.T.C.), All Shook Up (1st national tour), Walmartopia (cast recording), Berlin, Imperfect Chemistry (cast recording), Always...Patsy Cline, Honky Tonk Angels. Coming up: The Addams Family, The Big Time. Broadway/Tours: All Shook Up (conductor), Ring Of Fire (Assoc. M.D., cast recording), Rent (Assoc. Conductor), The Full Monty (conductor, 1st national).

August Eriksmoen Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Orchestrations
August Eriksmoen, Come From Away
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Orchestrations
August Eriksmoen, Bright Star
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Orchestrations
August Eriksmoen, Bright Star

August Eriksmoen News

COME FROM AWAY Will Close in the West End on 7 January Photo COME FROM AWAY Will Close in the West End on 7 January
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2022

The multi award-winning London production of global hit musical Come From Away will extend in the West End from September until the end of the year before holding its final performance at the Phoenix Theatre on Saturday 7 January 2023.

COME FROM AWAY Returns To The 5th Avenue Theatre, July 20 - August 7 Photo COME FROM AWAY Returns To The 5th Avenue Theatre, July 20 - August 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2022

The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will return to Seattle for a limited engagement from July 20 to August 7, 2022.

Review: Uplifting COME FROM AWAY Tour Makes Return Trip to OC's Segerstrom Center Photo Review: Uplifting COME FROM AWAY Tour Makes Return Trip to OC's Segerstrom Center
by Michael Quintos - Jun 23, 2022

Endearingly inspirational and beautifully performed, COME FROM AWAY---as experienced in this relaunched post-lockdown tour now playing at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa through June 26, 2022---certainly proves itself worthy of repeat visits. At its core, the show is a hopeful, positive reminder that unconditional kindness does still exist in our world, even if evidence of such behavior is harder to find these days.

COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19 Photo COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Come From Away on Broadway has been canceled tonight due to the detection of Covid-19 cases within the company.

Review: COME FROM AWAY at ASU Gammage Photo Review: COME FROM AWAY at ASU Gammage
by Emily Noxon - Jun 16, 2022

This amazing show is not to be missed. See what our critic had to say. 

COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Come From Away officially becomes the longest running show in the 105-year history of the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre today with its 1,544th Broadway performance, surpassing the original production of JEKYLL & HYDE.

COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20!  Photo COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20! 
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

Winnipeg has announced that the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical¬† about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will make its Winnipeg return at the Centennial Concert Hall for a limited engagement October 25 ‚Äď 30, 2022.

COME FROM AWAY in Concert Featuring Toronto Cast to be Presented as Part of COME HOME Photo COME FROM AWAY in Concert Featuring Toronto Cast to be Presented as Part of COME HOME 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2022

Come From Away will return home in a concert version that takes you into the heart of the true story of 7000 stranded passengers and how the people of Gander, Appleton, Gambo, Glenwood, Norris Arm and Lewisporte welcomed them. Learn about the concert production, including the cast and more. 

COME FROM AWAY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Fall Photo COME FROM AWAY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Fall
by Alan Henry - Jun 8, 2022

After 1,670 performances and 25 previews on Broadway, the Tony & Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical COME FROM AWAY will play its final Broadway performance this fall. Find out when the show is closing, how to get tickets & more.

VIDEO: Check Out the Teaser Trailer for the World Premiere Musical TRADING PLACES Photo VIDEO: Check Out the Teaser Trailer for the World Premiere Musical TRADING PLACES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2022

Take a look at the teaser trailer for the world premiere musical Trading Places at Alliance Theatre! Inspired by the iconic and beloved 1983 Paramount Pictures film, Trading Places is a hilarious and contemporary musical reimagining of the prince and pauper fable. The cast is led by Aneesa Folds and Bryce Pinkham.

August Eriksmoen Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Set Of Alliance Theatre's TRADING PLACES VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At The Set Of Alliance Theatre's TRADING PLACES
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the set of Alliance Theatre's world premiere musical, Trading Places. Inspired by the iconic and beloved 1983 Paramount Pictures film, Trading Places is a hilarious and contemporary musical reimagining of the prince and pauper fable.

VIDEO: See the Official Trailer for THE PRINCE OF EGYPT West End VideoVIDEO: See the Official Trailer for THE PRINCE OF EGYPT West End
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2020

Get your first look at the trailer for the exciting new West End stage adaptation of Dreamworks animated film. The Prince of Egypt!

VIDEO: Chatting With the Cast and Creatives of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT on Opening Night VideoVIDEO: Chatting With the Cast and Creatives of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT on Opening Night
by Stage Tube - Feb 28, 2020

OfficialLondonTheatre went inside opening night of The Prince of Egypt as it opened at London's Dominion Theatre.

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For New Song From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, 'Never in a Milli VideoVIDEO: Watch the Music Video For New Song From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, 'Never in a Million Years'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 9, 2019

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT has released a music video featuring the brand-new love song by GRAMMY¬ģ and Academy¬ģ Award-winner Stephen Schwartz, Never in a Million Years, performed by Luke Brady and Christine Allado, who play Moses and Tzipporah respectively.

VIDEO: Luke Brady Sings 'Footprints on the Sand' From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT VideoVIDEO: Luke Brady Sings 'Footprints on the Sand' From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT has released a new music video featuring a brand-new song by Grammy and Academy Award-winner Stephen Schwartz, titled 'Footprints on the Sand.' The song is performed by Luke Brady who plays Moses.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Sing 'When You Believe' VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Sing 'When You Believe'
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2019

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, the brand-new stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell), a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan, Pocahontas) and based on the celebrated DreamWorks Animation film, today releases an official video from its recent press launch featuring Alexia Khadime, Christine Allado and Luke Brady,together with other members of the original London cast, performing Stephen Schwartz's classic song When You Believe.

VIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Becky Gulsvig Eat Chicago Deep Dish Pizza And More! VideoVIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Becky Gulsvig Eat Chicago Deep Dish Pizza And More!
by Alan Henry - Aug 8, 2019

Direct from the Come From Away National Tour, Becky Gulsvig gets In Too Deep with T.J. Pieffer as they contemplate accents, Peter Pan, and Giordano's Deep Dish Pizza.

TBT: FIRST DATE Makes Its First Impression On Broadway! VideoTBT: FIRST DATE Makes Its First Impression On Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 8, 2019

This is definitely something that will last: on this day six years ago, the original musical First Date officially opened on Broadway! To celebrate, we're looking back at the show's opening night with Zachary Levi, Krysta Rodriguez, and more. Get a peek at the show's first impression by checking out the video!

Photos/Video: First Look at PAINT YOUR WAGON at the Muny, Starring Bobby Conte Thornt VideoPhotos/Video: First Look at PAINT YOUR WAGON at the Muny, Starring Bobby Conte Thornton, Mamie Parris, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2019

The Muny's sixth production of its 101st Season, Lerner and Loewe's Paint Your Wagon, officially opened on July 27, 2019.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY in Toronto Celebrates 500 Performances VideoVIDEO: COME FROM AWAY in Toronto Celebrates 500 Performances
by Alan Henry - Apr 17, 2019

Come From Away celebrated its 500th performance in Toronto with a giant cake, and producer Randy Adams on hand to say a few words. Check out the video below!


August Eriksmoen Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has August Eriksmoen been in?
August Eriksmoen has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has August Eriksmoen been in?
August Eriksmoen has not appeared in the West End

What awards has August Eriksmoen been nominated for?
Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Come From Away Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Bright Star and Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for Bright Star .