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Austin Winsberg

 
Bio:
Austin Winsberg is a writer and producer. He is the creator and an executive producer of ‚ÄúZoey's Extraordinary Playlist.‚ÄĚ Austin wrote the book for the Broadway musical "First Date." (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Austin Winsberg is a writer and producer. He is the creator and an executive producer of ‚ÄúZoey's Extraordinary Playlist.‚ÄĚ Austin wrote the book for the Broadway musical "First Date." (read complete bio)
 

Writing

Bookwriter

Photos

Austin Winsberg and Aly Winsberg Photo

Austin Winsberg and Aly Winsberg

From: 
Date:
08/08/2013
Austin Winsberg, Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner Photo

Austin Winsberg, Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner

From: 
Date:
08/08/2013
 
Writing
Bookwriter

Austin Winsberg Biography

Austin Winsberg is a writer and producer. He is the creator and an executive producer of ‚ÄúZoey's Extraordinary Playlist.‚ÄĚ Austin wrote the book for the Broadway musical "First Date."




Austin Winsberg News

Stage Coach Theatre Announces 42nd Season Photo Stage Coach Theatre Announces 42nd Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 29, 2022

Stage Coach Theatre, located in Boise, ID, has announced their 42nd Season. Running from 2022-2023, the season 42 shows include Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, First Date, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, and more.

WYO Theater Presents FIRST DATE Next Month Photo WYO Theater Presents FIRST DATE Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

The WYO Theater and Civic Theatre Guild have announced the return of the WYO/CTG Co-Production with First Date, a Musical Comedy by Austin Winsberg. 

Apple Renewals Hit Bilingual Comedy ACAPULCO Photo Apple Renewals Hit Bilingual Comedy ACAPULCO
by Michael Major - Mar 4, 2022

Apple TV+ is extending their stay at the Las Colinas resort a season two renewal of ‚ÄúAcapulco.‚ÄĚ The ensemble cast starring alongside Derbez includes Enrique Arrizon, Fernando Carsa, Dami√°n Alc√°zar, Camila Perez, Chord Overstreet, Vanessa Bauche, Regina Reynoso, Raphael Alejandro, Jessica Collins, Rafael Cebri√°n, Regina Orozco, and Carlos Corona.

VIDEO: Behind-the-Scenes of ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS Photo VIDEO: Behind-the-Scenes of ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS
by Michael Major - Dec 2, 2021

Go behind the scenes of Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas with stars Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, Mary Steenburgen and more! The cast of the beloved musical series return for a brand-new holiday musical film, featuring Bernadette Peters, Alice Lee, and Alex Newell. Watch this new behind-the-scenes featurette, also featuring new footage from the film, now!

LISTEN: ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS Soundtrack Out Today Photo LISTEN: ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS Soundtrack Out Today
by Michael Major - Dec 1, 2021

Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, Alex Newell, Andrew Leeds, Alice Lee, Mary Steenburgen, Peter Gallagher, and Bernadette Peters have returned for Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas! Listen to the film's new soundtrack, concluding Christmas classics like 'It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year', 'Mele Kalikimaka', 'Underneath the Tree', and more!

BWW Exclusive: Watch a Clip from ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS Photo BWW Exclusive: Watch a Clip from ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS
by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2021

Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas is coming to the Roku Channel on December 1! Watch Jane Levy, Alice Lee, and Michael Thomas Grant in an exclusive new clip. The film also stars Skylar Astin, Alex Newell, John Clarence Stewart, Michael Thomas Grant, Kapil Talwalkar, Mary Steenburgen, Peter Gallagher, and Bernadette Peters

Apple's New Comedy ACAPULCO To Premiere October 8 Photo Apple's New Comedy ACAPULCO To Premiere October 8
by Michael Major - Sep 15, 2021

Inspired by the hit film 'How to Be a Latin Lover', the ensemble cast starring alongside Derbez includes Enrique Arrizon, Fernando Carsa, Dami√°n Alc√°zar, Camila Perez, Chord Overstreet, and Vanessa Bauche.

VIDEO: Spotlight on FIRST DATE Star Ace Young! Photo VIDEO: Spotlight on FIRST DATE Star Ace Young!
by Team BWW - Jul 23, 2021

Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young - former 'American Idol' contestants who are married in real life - will co-star in a new virtual production of the 2013 Broadway musical comedy, First Date. The production, directed by Meg Fofonoff, will stream for five performances from July 23-25 on the ticketing platform, Stellar. Be sure to tune in to BroadwayWorld on Friday, June 23 for our exclusive red carpet event celebrating opening night! But while we wait, we're studying up on one of the show's stars, Ace Young!

VIDEO: Watch a Virtual Red Carpet for FIRST DATE- Streaming for 5 Performances Only o Photo VIDEO: Watch a Virtual Red Carpet for FIRST DATE- Streaming for 5 Performances Only on Stellar!
by Team BWW - Jul 22, 2021

In just a matter of hours, Art Lab and ShowTown Productions will present a new virtual production of the 2013 Broadway musical comedy, First Date. Find out what went into making this virtual revival and hear from the casts and creatives as they reflect on the whole process!

VIDEO: Spotlight on FIRST DATE Star Diana DeGarmo! Photo VIDEO: Spotlight on FIRST DATE Star Diana DeGarmo!
by Team BWW - Jul 14, 2021

Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young - former 'American Idol' contestants who are married in real life - will co-star in a new virtual production of the 2013 Broadway musical comedy, First Date. The production, directed by Meg Fofonoff, will stream for five performances from July 23-25 on the ticketing platform, Stellar. Be sure to tune in to BroadwayWorld on Friday, June 23 for our exclusive red carpet event celebrating opening night! But while we wait, we're studying up on one of the show's stars, Diana DeGarmo.

Austin Winsberg Videos

VIDEO: Behind-the-Scenes of ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS VideoVIDEO: Behind-the-Scenes of ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS
by Michael Major - Dec 2, 2021

Go behind the scenes of Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas with stars Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, Mary Steenburgen and more! The cast of the beloved musical series return for a brand-new holiday musical film, featuring Bernadette Peters, Alice Lee, and Alex Newell. Watch this new behind-the-scenes featurette, also featuring new footage from the film, now!

BWW Exclusive: Watch a Clip from ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch a Clip from ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY CHRISTMAS
by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2021

Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas is coming to the Roku Channel on December 1! Watch Jane Levy, Alice Lee, and Michael Thomas Grant in an exclusive new clip. The film also stars Skylar Astin, Alex Newell, John Clarence Stewart, Michael Thomas Grant, Kapil Talwalkar, Mary Steenburgen, Peter Gallagher, and Bernadette Peters

VIDEO: Watch a Virtual Red Carpet for FIRST DATE- Streaming for 5 Performances Only o VideoVIDEO: Watch a Virtual Red Carpet for FIRST DATE- Streaming for 5 Performances Only on Stellar!
by Team BWW - Jul 22, 2021

In just a matter of hours, Art Lab and ShowTown Productions will present a new virtual production of the 2013 Broadway musical comedy, First Date. Find out what went into making this virtual revival and hear from the casts and creatives as they reflect on the whole process!

VIDEO: Chip Zien Plays Skylar Astin's Dad on ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST VideoVIDEO: Chip Zien Plays Skylar Astin's Dad on ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 2, 2021

'Into the Woods' Broadway originator Chip Zien appears in this clip from tonight's brand new episode of 'Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist!' 

Broadway Rewind: FIRST DATE Gets a Shot at Love on Broadway in 2013 VideoBroadway Rewind: FIRST DATE Gets a Shot at Love on Broadway in 2013
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 21, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013, when First Date arrived on Broadway at the Longacre Theatre, where it played for 174 performances. Led by Zachary Levi and Krysta Rodriguez, the musical featured a book by Austin Winsberg and music and lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner.

VIDEO: ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST Cast Members Chat at Paley Front Row 2020 VideoVIDEO: ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST Cast Members Chat at Paley Front Row 2020
by Stage Tube - Jul 11, 2020

Stars of NBC's Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, Alex Newell, John Clarence Stewart, Mary Steenburgen, Lauren Graham, and Peter Gallagher), along with creator Austin Winsberg and choreographer Mandy Moore, gathered at Paley Front Row 2020 to celebrate their show.

VIDEO: Watch the Promo For Episode 4 of ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST VideoVIDEO: Watch the Promo For Episode 4 of ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2020

The fourth episode of Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist will air on Sunday, March 1. The episode features the character Mo, played by Alex Newell!

BWW Exclusive: Watch An All New Episode of NBC's New Musical Comedy ZOEY'S EXTRAORDIN VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch An All New Episode of NBC's New Musical Comedy ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2020

If there's a song in your heart, it will get in her head. Jane Levy stars in this high-concept drama as Zoey Clarke, a whip-smart computer coder forging her way in San Francisco. After an unusual event, Zoey, who always preferred podcasts over pop songs, suddenly starts to hear the innermost wants, thoughts and desires of the people around her - her family, co-workers and complete strangers - through popular songs.

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!

VIDEO: First Look at Rehearsals for FIRST DATE at San Diego Musical Theatre
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2017

San Diego Musical Theatre (SDMT) presents the complete cast and creative team for the San Diego Regional Premiere of First Date. This musical comedy includes music and lyrics by Alan Zachary and Michael Weiner, with a book by Austin Winsberg. First Date marks the opening of SDMT's 2017 Off Broadway Series and features direction by J. Scott Lapp, music direction by Jon Lorenz, and choreography by Allison Spratt Pearce. Performances run from March 31 - May 7, 2017 at the Horton Grand Theatre. 


Austin Winsberg Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Austin Winsberg written?
Austin Winsberg has written 1 shows including First Date (Bookwriter).