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Ben Steinfeld

 
Bio:
BEN STEINFELD (Co-Director; Baker) is an actor, director, teacher and musician. Ben has been seen on Broadway in the recent Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Cyrano de Bergerac, and as James Monroe in Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. He has acted in and co-directed Fiasco Theater√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs acclaimed ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
BEN STEINFELD (Co-Director; Baker) is an actor, director, teacher and musician. Ben has been seen on Broadway in the recent Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Cyrano de Bergerac, and as James Monroe in Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. He has acted in and co-directed Fiasco Theater√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs acclaimed ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Off-Broadway Production, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Fiasco Theater Revival at CSC, 2017
Feste
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2015
Baker
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Production, 2012
Musketeer
  [Off-Broadway]
Fiasco Theater Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
James Monroe
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2010
James Monroe

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Co-Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Co-Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Fight Captain

Photos

Noah Brody, Jesse Austrian, Ben Steinfeld and Manu Narayan Photo

Noah Brody, Jesse Austrian, Ben Steinfeld and Manu Narayan

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Date:
02/19/2019
Ben Steinfeld and Paul L. Coffey Photo

Ben Steinfeld and Paul L. Coffey

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Date:
02/19/2019
Brittany Bradford, Ben Steinfeld, Jesse Austrian, Noah Brody, Paul L. Coffey, Manu Na Photo

Brittany Bradford, Ben Steinfeld, Jesse Austrian, Noah Brody, Paul L. Coffey, Manu Narayan and Emily Young

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Date:
02/19/2019
Manu Narayan, Lorin Latarro, Ben Steinfeld, Jesse Austrian, Noah Brody, Paul L Coffey Photo

Manu Narayan, Lorin Latarro, Ben Steinfeld, Jesse Austrian, Noah Brody, Paul L Coffey, Emily Young and Brittany Bradford

From: 
Date:
02/19/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Off-Broadway Production, 2019
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Fiasco Theater Revival at CSC, 2017
Feste

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2015
Baker

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Production, 2012
Musketeer

  [Off-Broadway]
Fiasco Theater Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
James Monroe

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2010
James Monroe

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

[US Tour, 2016]
Co-Director

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Co-Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director

Musical Director

[Broadway, 2010]
Fight Captain

Ben Steinfeld Biography

BEN STEINFELD (Co-Director; Baker) is an actor, director, teacher and musician. Ben has been seen on Broadway in the recent Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Cyrano de Bergerac, and as James Monroe in Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. He has acted in and co-directed Fiasco Theater√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs acclaimed productions of Cymbeline (Theatre for a New Audience and the Barrow Street Theatre) and Into the Woods (McCarter Theatre and The Old Globe). He co-directed Fiasco√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs The Two Gentlemen of Verona (Folger Theatre), which will play at TFANA this spring. Other regional acting credits include: Misalliance (Portland Center Stage), Design for Living (Williamstown), Room Service (Westport), and ten plays with Trinity Rep. Ben√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs television and film work includes: HBO√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs "Muhammad Ali√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Greatest Fight," √Ę‚ā¨ŇďThe Good Wife,√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě √Ę‚ā¨ŇďLaw & Order: Criminal Intent,√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě and the only film adaptation of Christopher Marlowe√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs The Jew of Malta. Ben co-authored an essay for the book Living With Shakespeare (Random House), and is an artist-in-residence with New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. Ben is co-artistic director of the celebrated Fiasco Theater. He is a graduate of Brown University and the Brown/Trinity MFA Program.

Ben Steinfeld Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Play, HAYES Production
Ben SteinfeldThe Two Gentlemen of Verona
 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical
Ben Steinfeld, Into the Woods

Ben Steinfeld News

Fiasco Theater Announces B.J. Evans As Managing Producer Photo Fiasco Theater Announces B.J. Evans As Managing Producer
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

Fiasco Theater has announced that B.J. Evans has been hired as Managing Producer, a new full-time position leading the day-to-day execution of the company's artistic productions and training programs.

Fiasco Theater's A VALENTINE FOR SONDHEIM Now Streaming Photo Fiasco Theater's A VALENTINE FOR SONDHEIM Now Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2022

This Valentine’s Day, Fiasco Theater came together to share their love for the one and only Stephen Sondheim, with an evening of songs and stories.

Fiasco Theater Presents A VALENTINE FOR SONDHEIM Photo Fiasco Theater Presents A VALENTINE FOR SONDHEIM
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2022

This Valentine's Day, Fiasco Theater is coming together to share our love for the one and only Stephen Sondheim, with an evening of songs, letters, and stories.

Jenn Colella, Liz and Ann Hampton Callaway & More This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Jenn Colella, Liz and Ann Hampton Callaway & More This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2022

This month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Fiasco Theater Announces 'Without A Net' Production of  IMOGEN SAYS NOTHING By Aditi  Photo Fiasco Theater Announces 'Without A Net' Production of IMOGEN SAYS NOTHING By Aditi Brennan Kapil
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

Fiasco Theater will begin its new Without A Net series ‚Äď where shows are table-worked, thrown on their feet, and shared with an audience in only two weeks ‚Äď with three nights of performances of IMOGEN SAYS NOTHING by Aditi Brennan Kapil from November 18-20, 2021 at The Connelly Theater (220 E 4th St).

Fiasco Theater Offering Expanded 9 Week Conservatory Program in Early 2022 Photo Fiasco Theater Offering Expanded 9 Week Conservatory Program in Early 2022
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021

Building upon the success of its six week program in 2019, Fiasco Theater is offering a 9 Week Conservatory for emerging artists, to be held January 10 through March 13, 2022 in New York City.

Fiasco Theater Announces Next Conservatory Program; Applications Due October 25 Photo Fiasco Theater Announces Next Conservatory Program; Applications Due October 25
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021

Building upon the success of its six week program in 2019, Fiasco Theater is offering a 9 Week Conservatory for emerging artists, to be held January 10 through March 13, 2022 in New York City.

Fiasco Theater Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Fiasco Theater Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021

With the return of live theater in New York underway, Fiasco Theater has announced its 2021‚Äď22 season. This season features the dynamic ensemble work and inventive reimagining of classics that has defined Fiasco‚Äôs work since its inception, as well as an expansion into work on new plays and musicals.

Fiasco Theater Announces In-Person Programming For The Fall Photo Fiasco Theater Announces In-Person Programming For The Fall
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021

With the return of live theater in New York underway, Fiasco Theater is delighted to announce its 2021‚Äď22 season. This season features the dynamic ensemble work and inventive reimagining of classics that has defined Fiasco's work since its inception, as well as an expansion into work on new plays and musicals, and the start of several new reading, performance, and development processes.

The Oldenburg Suite Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below Announces Performers Photo The Oldenburg Suite Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below Announces Performers
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021

The award winning musical, book & lyrics by James Feinberg and music by Matthew Dylan Rose, is set to make its New York return, led by  Ben Steinfeld (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Merrily We Roll Along), Ben Roseberry (The Lion King), and singer-songwriter Lizzy McAlpine in her New York theatre debut.

Ben Steinfeld Videos

VIDEO: First Look at MEASURE FOR MEASURE at Actors' Theatre of Louisville VideoVIDEO: First Look at MEASURE FOR MEASURE at Actors' Theatre of Louisville
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2019

Measure For Measure comes to Actors' Theatre of Louisville October 9a?"October 27, 2019 In the Pamela Brown Auditorium.

April 1: Stephen Sondheim Announces Reworking Of Roundabout's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG VideoApril 1: Stephen Sondheim Announces Reworking Of Roundabout's MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
by Alan Henry - Apr 1, 2019

'It was 1981, we were stoned out of our mind...' said Sondheim. For the first time, instead of being presented backward, the show will be re-worked to be staged in chronological order. Check out the video below for more information!

BWW TV: It's Their Time! MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Celebrates Opening Night VideoBWW TV: It's Their Time! MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Celebrates Opening Night
by TV - Opening Night Special - Feb 20, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company and Fiasco Theater's production of Merrily We Roll Along, featuring a book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, directed by Noah Brody, opened just last night at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). 

BWW TV: Get an Inside Look at MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG VideoBWW TV: Get an Inside Look at MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 1, 2019

BroadwayWorld is sharing a first look inside Roundabout Theatre Company and Fiasco Theater's production of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG featuring a book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, directed by Noah Brody. Check out new video below!

BWW TV: They've Got a Good Thing Going! Go Inside Rehearsals for MERRILY WE ROLL ALON VideoBWW TV: They've Got a Good Thing Going! Go Inside Rehearsals for MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 19, 2019

Previews are under way for Roundabout Theatre Company and Fiasco Theater's production of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG featuring a book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, directed by Noah Brody. Merrily We Roll Along opens officially on February 19, 2019 at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). This is a limited engagement through April 7, 2019. For more information, please visit Roundabout Theatre Company's website at roundabouttheatre.org.

VIDEO: Highlights and Behind the Scenes of Fiasco's INTO THE WOODS at the Ahmanson
by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2017

The Fiasco Theater Production of 'Into the Woods', with music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine, directed by Noah Brody and Ben Steinfeld, will arrive at Center Theatre Group's Ahmanson Theatre this spring, with one preview on April 4 and an opening night set for April 5 for a run through May 14, 2017. BroadwayWorld has highlights and behind the scenes action below!

VIDEO: In Performance: INTO THE WOODS Mulryan Performs 'Giants in the Sky'
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2015

This week's New York Times In Performance video features Patrick Mulryan, singing the number "Giants in the Sky" from the Fiasco Theater's production of the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical INTO THE WOODS.

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of Roundabout's INTO THE WOODS on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 24, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company presents a new Off-Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim & James Lapine's Tony Award-winning Into the Woods. Directed by Noah Brody and Ben Steinfeld, this production premiered in May 2013 at the McCarter Theatre in association with the Fiasco Theater. Into the Woods officially opened last night, January 22, 2015 at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). This is a limited engagement thru March 22, 2015. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the big night and you can check out interviews with the full company below!

BWW TV: Once Upon a Time... Watch Highlights from Roundabout's INTO THE WOODS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 14, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company presents a new Off-Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim & James Lapine's Tony Award-winning Into the Woods. Directed by Noah Brody and Ben Steinfeld, this production premiered in May 2013 at the McCarter Theatre in association with the Fiasco Theater. Into the Woods began preview performances December 18, 2014 and officially opens on January 22, 2015 at the Laura Pels Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). This is a limited engagement thru March 22, 2015. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Douglas Hodge, Clemence Poesy & Patrick Page in CYRANO DE BERGERAC- Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 9, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) presents Tony¬ģ Award winner Douglas Hodge as "Cyrano" in a new Broadway production of Cyrano de Bergerac. Clemence Poesy makes her Broadway debut as "Roxane" and Broadway veteran Patrick Page plays "Comte De Guiche". BroadwayWorld brings you just-released highlights from the show below!


Ben Steinfeld Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ben Steinfeld been in?
Ben Steinfeld has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Ben Steinfeld been in?
Ben Steinfeld has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Ben Steinfeld been nominated for?
Outstanding Director of a Play, HAYES Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Two Gentlemen of Verona and Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for Into the Woods .