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Ben Whiteley

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018]
Music Director
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Music Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Guest Music Director
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2015]
Music Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Music Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Musical Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 1982] [Replacement]
Associate Conductor[Replacement]
 
[US Tour, 1992]
Musical Director


Ben Whiteley Awards and Nominations

 
Kevin Kline Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Musical Direction
Ben WhiteleyBeauty and the Beast

Ben Whiteley News

Elizabeth Stanley, Emily Skinner, Ken Page & More to Star in Stephen Sondheim Tribute Photo Elizabeth Stanley, Emily Skinner, Ken Page & More to Star in Stephen Sondheim Tribute Concert at The Muny
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 19, 2022

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and The Muny have announced details about their latest collaboration: the upcoming concert honoring the late Stephen Sondheim A Little Sondheim Music on Sunday, October 2, at 3:00pm.

Julia Jacklin Releases New Album 'PRE PLEASURE' Photo Julia Jacklin Releases New Album 'PRE PLEASURE'
by Michael Major - Aug 26, 2022

Featuring singles 'Lydia Wears A Cross,' 'I Was Neon,' 'Love, Try Not To Let Go,' and 'Be Careful With Yourself,' PRE PLEASURE sees Jacklin at her most authentic, always willing to mine the depths of her own life experience, and singular in translating it into deeply personal, timeless songs. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

Video: Get a First Look at Ben Fankhauser, Jackie Burns & More In SOMETHING ROTTEN! A Photo Video: Get a First Look at Ben Fankhauser, Jackie Burns & More In SOMETHING ROTTEN! At Broadway at Music Circus
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2022

Get a first look at footage from the Broadway at Music Circus in Sacramento production of Something Rotten!, starring Jackie Burns, Ben Fankhauser, Josh Lamon, Matt Loehr and more! Check it out here!

Photo Exclusive: First Look at Ben Fankhauser, Jackie Burns, and More In SOMETHING RO Photo Photo Exclusive: First Look at Ben Fankhauser, Jackie Burns, and More In SOMETHING ROTTEN! At Broadway at Music Circus
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2022

See exclusive fist look photos of the Broadway at Music Circus in Sacramento production of Something Rotten!, starring¬†Jackie Burns,¬†Ben Fankhauser, Josh Lamon,¬†Matt Loehr ‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč and more!

Jackie Burns, Ben Fankhauser, and More Will Lead SOMETHING ROTTEN! in Sacramento Photo Jackie Burns, Ben Fankhauser, and More Will Lead SOMETHING ROTTEN! in Sacramento
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2022

Broadway at Music Circus in Sacramento has announced its cast for Something Rotten!, which includes Jackie Burns, Ben Fankhauser, and more!

Tim Baker (Hey Rosetta!) Shares New Single 'Some Day' Photo Tim Baker (Hey Rosetta!) Shares New Single 'Some Day'
by Michael Major - Jun 22, 2022

Tim Baker, internationally celebrated singer/songwriter, award winning indie-rock band-leader (Hey Rosetta!), and 2020 JUNO award ‚ÄėSongwriter of The Year‚Äô nominee, returns with a start of summertime song buoyant with piano, horns and vocal harmonies that is a truly free and easy song for your heart.

Julia Jacklin Announces New Album 'PRE PLEASURE' Photo Julia Jacklin Announces New Album 'PRE PLEASURE'
by Michael Major - May 10, 2022

The music video was filmed by my constant collaborator and friend Nick Mckk at Splitpoint lighthouse. ‚ÄúLydia Wears A Cross‚ÄĚ is the first single from the new album. The album is a masterclass in songwriting and cements Jacklin‚Äôs status as one of the most important songwriters of her time.¬†Plus, check out tour dates!

The Muny Announces Complete Cast, Design and Production Team for THE SOUND OF MUSIC Photo The Muny Announces Complete Cast, Design and Production Team for THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021

The Muny announced today its complete cast, design and production team for The Sound of Music, the second show of the theatre‚Äôs 103rd season. The Sound of Music runs Aug. 3 ‚Äď 9. The Sound of Music is proudly sponsored by Edward Jones.

HELLO, DOLLY! Comes to PPAC Photo HELLO, DOLLY! Comes to PPAC
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2020

The national tour of HELLO, DOLLY! will play at PPAC Tuesday, March 3 through Sunday, March 8. The National Tour stars Carolee Carmello as a?oeDolly Gallagher Levi.a??

The Muny Announces 2020 Season Creative Teams Photo The Muny Announces 2020 Season Creative Teams
by Alan Henry - Jan 8, 2020

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for its 2020 season, which opens June 15 with Kander and Ebb's internationally-acclaimed Chicago. Among the talented list are a mix of Muny favorites and newcomers. In addition to casting, a comprehensive list of design teams for each production will be released later this spring. Telsey + Company is the official casting partner for Muny.

Ben Whiteley Videos

VIDEO: Corbin Bleu And Company Perform 'Good Morning' From SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at The Videoplay
VIDEO: Corbin Bleu And Company Perform 'Good Morning' From SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at The Muny

by Alan Henry - Jun 29, 2018

The Muny Theatre's centennial season continues with a production of Singin' in the Rain, running through July 3 - and we have a first look! Check out Corbin Bleu, Jeffrey Schecter and Berklea Going perform 'Good Morning' below!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Corbin Bleu in SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at The Muny Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Corbin Bleu in SINGIN' IN THE RAIN at The Muny

by Alan Henry - Jun 28, 2018

The Muny Theatre's centennial season continues with a production of Singin' in the Rain, running through July 3 - and we have a first look! Check out the cast in action below!

VIDEO: The Muny Preps for Heavy Weather! See Rehearsals for SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Videoplay
VIDEO: The Muny Preps for Heavy Weather! See Rehearsals for SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

by Stage Tube - Jun 26, 2018

The Muny presents Singin' in the Rain, June 27 - July 3. Broadway, film and television stars Corbin Bleuand Jeffrey Schecter portray Don Lockwood and Cosmo Brown, respectively, and former Muny Kid, Muny Teen and Indiana University student Berklea Going will star as Kathy Selden. Singin' in the Rain is directed by Marc Bruni and choreographed by Rommy Sandhu with music direction by Ben Whiteley. Singin' in the Rain is proudly sponsored by Ameren.

VIDEO: Watch The Cast of RAGTIME At 5th Avenue Theatre In Action! Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch The Cast of RAGTIME At 5th Avenue Theatre In Action!

by BWW Intern - Oct 23, 2017

RAGTIME runs at 5th Avenue theatre through November 5! With scintillating music and an intensely compelling story of love at its core, RAGTIME is a musical theater masterpiece that will inspire and touch your soul. It's the turn of the century; everything is changing. Set in the volatile melting pot of New York City, three distinct American stories are woven together: an upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant and a daring young Harlem musician, all three united by their desire and belief in a brighter tomorrow.

VIDEO: The Kickline Aims High in New Highlights from A CHORUS LINE at The Muny! Videoplay
VIDEO: The Kickline Aims High in New Highlights from A CHORUS LINE at The Muny!

by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights from A Chorus Line at The Muny - check them out below!

BWW TV: He Can Do That! Sean Harrison Jones Dances Away in A CHORUS LINE Videoplay
BWW TV: He Can Do That! Sean Harrison Jones Dances Away in A CHORUS LINE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 30, 2017

He can sing, he can dance, show him anything and he can do it. Watch Sean Harrison Jones and the children of The Muny perform 'I Can Do That' from the newest production of A Chorus Line!

BWW TV: At The Muny - A CHORUS LINE Performs 'At The Ballet' Videoplay
BWW TV: At The Muny - A CHORUS LINE Performs 'At The Ballet'

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 30, 2017

They would love to! Watch Caley Crawford, Bronwyn Tarboton, Holly Ann Butler perform the beautiful ballad from The Muny's A Chorus Line!

BWW TV: What She Couldn't Do Was 'Sing!' More From The Muny's A CHORUS LINE Videoplay
BWW TV: What She Couldn't Do Was 'Sing!' More From The Muny's A CHORUS LINE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 30, 2017

She really couldn't 'Sing!' The Muny's A Chorus Line is under way, watch Ian Paget, and Madison Johnson perform their duet!

BWW TV: Can You Imagine? Sharrod Williams Performs 'Gimme the Ball' at The Muny Videoplay
BWW TV: Can You Imagine? Sharrod Williams Performs 'Gimme the Ball' at The Muny

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 30, 2017

The Muny is taking on the iconic musical A Chorus Line. Watch below as cast member Sharrod Williams and the cast perform 'Gimme the Ball!'

Social: Spend A Day At The Muny With A CHORUS LINE's Holly Ann Butler Videoplay
Social: Spend A Day At The Muny With A CHORUS LINE's Holly Ann Butler

by Alan Henry - Jul 28, 2017

Earlier this week BroadwayWorld went behind the scenes at The Muny's production of A CHORUS LINE to take a look at the rehearsal process. 


Ben Whiteley Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Ben Whiteley been nominated for?
Outstanding Musical Direction (Kevin Kline Awards) for Beauty and the Beast .