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Benjamin Simpson

 

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Productions

 
[Broadway, 2017]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Producer






Benjamin Simpson News

PARADE Announces General Rush, Standing Room, & Digital Lottery Policies Photo PARADE Announces General Rush, Standing Room, & Digital Lottery Policies
by Blair Ingenthron - Feb 17, 2023

Seaview and Ambassador Theatre Group Productions have announced general rush, standing room, and digital lottery policies as previews begin Tuesday at 8 PM at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street) for the eagerly anticipated new Broadway production of Parade starring Tony Award winner Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond.

Howard McGillin, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and More Join PARADE; Full Casting Announced! Photo Howard McGillin, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and More Join PARADE; Full Casting Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 30, 2023

Complete casting has been announced as rehearsals begin today for the new Broadway production of¬†Parade¬†starring Tony Award¬ģ¬†winner¬†Ben Platt¬†and¬†Micaela Diamond. Learn more about who will be starring in the revival here!

Michael R. Jackson, Kenny Leon, Camille A. Brown and More Take Home 2020 Obie Awards! Photo Michael R. Jackson, Kenny Leon, Camille A. Brown and More Take Home 2020 Obie Awards!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 14, 2020

Tonight, in celebration of Off- and Off-Off Broadway theater, the American Theatre Wing and The Village Voice honored the recipients of the 65th Annual Obie Awards.

Winners Announced For 2019 WATCH Awards Photo Winners Announced For 2019 WATCH Awards
by Stephi Wild - Apr 5, 2020

The 2019 WATCH Award winners were announced on April 4th, 2020. The ceremony was canceled due to the current health crisis, but the announcement was published online. 

Reston Community Players, Silver Spring Stage, and More Receive WATCH Award Nominatio Photo Reston Community Players, Silver Spring Stage, and More Receive WATCH Award Nominations; Full List!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2020

Nominations were announced for the WATCH Awards on January 19.

OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD Will Conclude Its Extended Run on Sunday, January 5th Photo OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD Will Conclude Its Extended Run on Sunday, January 5th
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2020

After three extensions, the WP Theater (Lisa McNulty, Producing Artistic Director; Michael Sag, Managing Director) and Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President & Artistic Director) production of Alexis Scheer's OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, directed by Whitney White, and produced by Benjamin Simpson, Joseph Longthorne and Jana Shea, will play its final performance on Sunday, January 5.

Matthew Saldivar Joins The Cast Of OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD; New TodayTix Rush Policy  Photo Matthew Saldivar Joins The Cast Of OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD; New TodayTix Rush Policy Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 5, 2019

Producers Benjamin Simpson, Joseph Longthorne and Jana Shea are pleased to announce complete casting for the extended run of the smash hit, critically-acclaimed WP Theater (Lisa McNulty, Producing Artistic Director; Michael Sag, Managing Director) and Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President & Artistic Director; Casey Reitz, Executive Director) production of Alexis Scheer's OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, directed by Whitney White. Tickets are on sale now at www.ourdeardeaddruglord.com.

OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD Announces Extends Run At McGinn/Cazale Theater Photo OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD Announces Extends Run At McGinn/Cazale Theater
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2019

Alexis Scheer's OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD, directed by Whitney White, will receive an extended life, adding nine weeks to its already twice extended run at the McGinn / Cazale Theater (2162 Broadway), through Sunday, January 5, 2020. Producers Benjamin Simpson, Joseph Longthorne and Jana Shea will present this special extension of the smash hit, critically-acclaimed WP Theater (Lisa McNulty, Producing Artistic Director; Michael Sag, Managing Director) and Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President & Artistic Director; Casey Reitz, Executive Director) production. Tickets from November 5, 2019 through January 5, 2020 are on sale now at www.ourdeardeaddruglord.com.

Photo Flash: First Look at EARLY BIRDS at Atwater Village Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at EARLY BIRDS at Atwater Village Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2019

MOVING ARTS presents the world premiere of EARLY BIRDS, written by Dana Schwartz and directed by Elizabeth Swain. EARLY BIRDS will preview Friday, August 16 at 8pm; will open on Saturday, August 17 at 4:00pm & 8:00pm and will run through Monday, September 7, 2019 at the Atwater Village Theatre, 3269 Casitas Ave. in Los Angeles, 90039.

Photo Flash: First Look at APPLE SEASON at  at Atwater Village Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at APPLE SEASON at at Atwater Village Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2019

MOVING ARTS presents the Los Angeles premiere production of APPLE SEASON, written by E. M. Lewis and directed by Darin Anthony (BLISS (or Emily Post is Dead!)). APPLE SEASON is produced by Moving Arts at Atwater Village Theatre as a part of a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere. Other partnering theaters are New Jersey Repertory Company (NJ) and Riverside Theatre (IA). Mr. Anthony and E. M. Lewis are long time collaborators, he has directed three premiere productions of E. M. Lewis' work, plus two ‚ÄúCar Plays‚ÄĚ and a one-act for the Samuel French Ten Minute Play Festival in New York. APPLE SEASON will preview on Thursday, July 11 & Friday, July 12 at 8pm; will open on Saturday, July 13 at 4:00pm and will run through Monday, August 5, 2019 at the Atwater Village Theatre, 3269 Casitas Ave. in Los Angeles, 90039.