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Bekah Brunstetter

 

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[Regional (US), 2018]
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Sarah Gubbins and Bekah Brunstetter

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07/11/2019
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Bekah Brunstetter, Lynne Meadow

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03/07/2019
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Bekah Brunstetter, Lynne Meadow

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Dan Daily, Bekah Brunstetter, Lynne Meadow, Debra Jo Rupp, Marinda Anderson, Geneviev Photo

Dan Daily, Bekah Brunstetter, Lynne Meadow, Debra Jo Rupp, Marinda Anderson, Genevieve Anderson

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Lynne Meadow, Dan Daily, Bekah Brunstetter, Debra Jo Rupp, Marinda Anderson, Genevieve Angelson

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Bekah Brunstetter Awards and Nominations

 
IT Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Full-Length Script Gold Star
Bekah BrunstetterYou May Go Now
 
IT Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Original Full-Length Script Gold Star
Bekah BrunstetterTo Nineveh: A Modern Miracle

Bekah Brunstetter News

Becky Ann Baker and Nikki M. James Will Lead Industry Reading of New Musical ASK, I W Photo Becky Ann Baker and Nikki M. James Will Lead Industry Reading of New Musical ASK, I WILL TELL.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2022

A private industry reading of Ask, I Will Tell, a new musical by Ben Diskant, will be presented in New York City on Thursday, June 23 at 3pm. 

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Schele Williams Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Schele Williams
by Elliot Lanes - May 17, 2022

Today’s subject Schele Williams is currently living her Theatre Life as the director of the World Premiere TYA (Theatre for Young Audiences) production Show Way The Musical now running in the Family Theater at Kennedy Center through May 29th.

Student Blog: The Play You Should Read According to Your Zodiac Sign Photo Student Blog: The Play You Should Read According to Your Zodiac Sign
by Student Blogger: Meredith Muirhead - Apr 29, 2022

Every theatre student is always told to read more plays, but oftentimes, it's difficult to find something that holds our attention or seems right for us. After examining this trend among my fellow college theatre students for some time, I started to cobble together a list of play recommendations specifically tailored towards something all of us are very interested in: our zodiac signs! Now, I (a Scorpio) have offered a play recommendation for each of the twelve signs based on what I think they need most, so find your sun sign, check out the description, and happy play reading!

Chicago Shakespeare Theater Announces 2022/2023 Initial Lineup Including THE NOTEBOOK Photo Chicago Shakespeare Theater Announces 2022/2023 Initial Lineup Including THE NOTEBOOK, WUTHERING HEIGHTS & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2022

Get the season schedule for the Chicago Shakespeare Theater's 2022/2023 Season, which includes a highly anticipated world premiere musical, striking new adaptations of literary classics, and Barbara Gaines directing her final production in her role as artistic director, thirty-six years after founding the company.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Opens 2022 Applications Today Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Opens 2022 Applications Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

Today, The 24 Hour Plays announced that the 11th annual application for The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals are now open and will run through April 18, 2022. The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals will take place in person in NYC for the first time since 2019.

BWW Review: THE CAKE at Stageworks Theatre is a Sweet and Occasionally Filling Look a Photo BWW Review: THE CAKE at Stageworks Theatre is a Sweet and Occasionally Filling Look at Gay Marriage in the South
by Luke Evans - Mar 22, 2022

This production of The Cake may not be perfect, but what it lacks in thematic depth, it makes up for in confectionary charm and good intentions.

Omaha Community Playhouse Announces Upcoming 2022-23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2022

The Omaha Community Playhouse (OCP) has announced the titles to be produced during their 98th season, which will run from August 2022 through June 2023.

CLATA's LA GRINGA Comes to Festival De Teatro Puertorrique√Īo E Internacional Photo CLATA's LA GRINGA Comes to Festival De Teatro Puertorrique√Īo E Internacional
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2022

Every fall, the Chicago Latino Theater Alliance (CLATA) imports top Latino theater artists and companies from the U.S. and Latin America to perform during Destinos Chicago International Latino Theater Festival.  

Olney Theatre Center's New Musical A.D. 16 Now Available for Streaming Photo Olney Theatre Center's New Musical A.D. 16 Now Available for Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 11, 2022

Olney Theatre Center is making a recorded video of a live performance of A.D. 16 (book by Bekah Brunstetter; music, lyrics and story by Cinco Paul; directed by Stephen Brackett) available for online viewing between March 16 -20, 2022. The dates correspond with the final extension week of the in-person run, which closes on Sunday, March 20.

THE CAKE Comes to Williamston Theatre in March Photo THE CAKE Comes to Williamston Theatre in March
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2022

Mid-Michigan’s award-winning professional theatre company, Williamston Theatre, located at 122 S. Putnam Street in downtown Williamston, presents The Cake by Bekah Brunstetter.  Performances for this funny and heartfelt play begin Thursday, March 24 and run through Sunday, April 24.  Tickets are now on sale.

Bekah Brunstetter Videos

VIDEO: Cinco Paul and Bekah Brunstetter in Conversation On A.D. 16 VideoVIDEO: Cinco Paul and Bekah Brunstetter in Conversation On A.D. 16
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2022

Watch as Jason Loewith sits down with creators 'A.D.16.,' Cinco Paul (Lyrics and Music) and Bekah Brunstetter (Book) to talk about the process of creating their new musical.

VIDEO: Creatives of A.D. 16 at Olney Theatre Center Discuss the Show's Themes VideoVIDEO: Creatives of A.D. 16 at Olney Theatre Center Discuss the Show's Themes
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2022

Olney Theatre Center' is now presenting the world premiere of A.D. 16, which runs February 4 - March 6, 2022. The new musical is by writers Cinco Paul (co-creator of Despicable Me and Schmigadoon!) and Bekah Brunstetter (producer and writer on This Is Us).

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Phoenix Best Sings 'Perfect' From A.D. 16 VideoEXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Phoenix Best Sings 'Perfect' From A.D. 16
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 24, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first listen to 'Perfect' from Olney Theatre Center's world premiere of A.D. 16 (February 4 - March 6, 2022), performed by Phoenix Best. The new musical is by writers Cinco Paul (co-creator of Despicable Me and Schmigadoon!) and Bekah Brunstetter (producer and writer on This Is Us).

VIDEO: Olney Theatre Center Announces 2020-21 Season on Facebook Live; BEAUTY AND THE VideoVIDEO: Olney Theatre Center Announces 2020-21 Season on Facebook Live; BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, THE HUMANS, HEDWIG, and More!
by Stage Tube - Apr 5, 2020

Olney Theatre Center took to Facebook live to announced its 2020-21 season yesterday!

VIDEO: Watch Ingrid Michaelson Perform 'Words' From THE NOTEBOOK, A New Musical VideoVIDEO: Watch Ingrid Michaelson Perform 'Words' From THE NOTEBOOK, A New Musical
by Stage Tube - Oct 29, 2019

Ingrid Michaelson announced she's writing music for a musical version of the Nicholas Sparks love story 'The Notebook.' She revealed that she is writing the music and playwright and 'This is Us' writer Bekah Brunstetter is writing the book for the musical.

BWW TV: Debra Jo Rupp Hits the Kitchen in Highlights from MTC's THE CAKE VideoBWW TV: Debra Jo Rupp Hits the Kitchen in Highlights from MTC's THE CAKE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 5, 2019

Manhattan Theatre Club's New York premiere of The Cake, written by Bekah Brunstetter ('This Is Us,' 'American Gods,' The Oregon Trail) and directed by MTC's award-winning Artistic Director Lynne Meadow (The Assembled Parties, The Tale of the Allergist's Wife, The Commons of Pensacola), opens tonight, March 5 at the MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street).

VIDEO: Ingrid Michaelson Reveals She's Writing a Musical Adaptation of THE NOTEBOOK VideoVIDEO: Ingrid Michaelson Reveals She's Writing a Musical Adaptation of THE NOTEBOOK
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2019

Ingrid Michaelson joined Hoda Kotb this morning as a guest host of the fourth hour of TODAY. During the show, Michaelson reveals some big news: she's writing music for a musical version of the Nicholas Sparks love story 'The Notebook.'

VIDEO: First Look at THE CAKE at Geffen Playhouse VideoVIDEO: First Look at THE CAKE at Geffen Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2018

From hit television writer/producer and acclaimed playwright Bekah Brunstetter (This is Us, Going to a Place where you Already Are), The Cake is a play inspired by a story still in the headlines.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Bay's Under Scrutiny in Next Episode of SWITCHED AT BIRTH
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 25, 2015

Bay finds herself under scrutiny when she returns to school in an all-new episode of SWITCHED AT BIRTH, airing Monday, August 31, 2015 at 8:00PM ET/PTon ABC Family.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Daphne Stirs Up Trouble on Next SWITCHED AT BIRTH
by - Jul 16, 2014

Daphne stirs up trouble while Bay meets a new cousin in an all-new episode of "Switched at Birth," airing Monday, July 21 at 8:00PM ET/PT on ABC Family.


Bekah Brunstetter Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Bekah Brunstetter written?
Bekah Brunstetter has written 3 shows including A Long and Happy Life (Playwright), Public Servant (Playwright), The Notebook (Bookwriter).

What awards has Bekah Brunstetter been nominated for?
Outstanding Full-Length Script (IT Awards) for You May Go Now and Outstanding Original Full-Length Script (IT Awards) for To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle .

What awards has Bekah Brunstetter won?
Outstanding Full-Length Script (IT Awards) for You May Go Nowand Outstanding Original Full-Length Script (IT Awards) for To Nineveh: A Modern Miracle.