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Benny Goodman

 
Date of Birth: May 30, 1909
Date of Death: June 13, 1986 (77)

Birth Place: Chicago, IL, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
"Billy Rose Buys the Metropolitan Opera House!" Performer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1939]
Musical Supervisor

Writing

Composer
Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Composer/Lyricist

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
"Billy Rose Buys the Metropolitan Opera House!" Performer

Productions

Musical Supervisor

Writing
Composer
Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Composer/Lyricist





Benny Goodman News

Lowell Memorial Auditorium Kicks Off Centennial With Celebration And Rededication Cer Photo Lowell Memorial Auditorium Kicks Off Centennial With Celebration And Rededication Ceremony September 21
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2022

100 years to the day, Mayor Sokhary Chau and members of the Lowell City Council, and the Lowell Memorial Auditorium Board of Trustees will welcome the public to a Centennial Celebration and Rededication of the historic Lowell Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, September 21, 2022.

Flushing Town Hall Presents 'The Swinging Sounds Of Coleman Hawkins' Featuring Lew Ta Photo Flushing Town Hall Presents 'The Swinging Sounds Of Coleman Hawkins' Featuring Lew Tabackin and His Ensemble
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2022

On Friday, October 14th, Flushing Town Hall will present “The Swinging Sounds of Coleman Hawkins” featuring Lew Tabackin and his ensemble. 

Lowell Memorial Auditorium Centennial Season to Kick Off With John Fogerty This Month Photo Lowell Memorial Auditorium Centennial Season to Kick Off With John Fogerty This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2022

John Fogerty will kick off Lowell Memorial Auditorium’s Centennial Season on Thursday, September 8th at 7:30pm. Built shortly after the end of World War I to honor Lowell’s veterans of all wars, the Lowell Memorial Auditorium celebrates its centennial this fall, continuing a century-long tradition as a hub of arts and entertainment.

Lowell Memorial Auditorium Celebrates 100 Years As Center Of Merrimack Valley's Cultu Photo Lowell Memorial Auditorium Celebrates 100 Years As Center Of Merrimack Valley's Cultural Community
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2022

Built shortly after the end of World War I to honor Lowell's veterans of all wars, the Lowell Memorial Auditorium will celebrate its centennial this fall, continuing a century-long tradition as the hub of arts and entertainment in the Merrimack Valley. 

Ann Hampton Callaway to Bring FEVER! THE PEGGY LEE CENTURY To The Katharine Hepburn C Photo Ann Hampton Callaway to Bring FEVER! THE PEGGY LEE CENTURY To The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 22, 2022

Ann Hampton Callaway will bring FEVER! THE PEGGY LEE CENTURY to the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center Saturday, September 17, 2022 - 8:00 pm.

Ann Hampton Callaway Announces London Dates For LETS FALL IN LOVE and FEVER Photo Ann Hampton Callaway Announces London Dates For LETS FALL IN LOVE and FEVER
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2022

Tony nominee pop, jazz singer, songwriter and actress Ann Hampton Callaway, has announced her return to London on 21 and 22 September with a musical valentine for all seasons in her show, Let's Fall in Love; a spellbinding and artfully crafted two-act show exploring the many facets of love performed at The Pheasantry Pizza Express.

Bill Evans Returns to Utah with Repertory Dance Theatre Photo Bill Evans Returns to Utah with Repertory Dance Theatre
by Team BWW - Aug 11, 2022

Lehi native Bill Evans returns to Utah for a celebration of his artistic legacy. Repertory Dance Theatre presents an evening of dance September 29-October 1 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center to honor their renowned alumni dancer and choreographer. RDT will present four works by Evans--plus a performance by Evans himself-- on the opening concert of their 57th season of connection.

Ann Hampton Callaway Brings Her New Peggy Lee Show To The Music Room, August 7 Photo Ann Hampton Callaway Brings Her New Peggy Lee Show To The Music Room, August 7
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2022

Ann Hampton Callaway - Fever! The Peggy Lee Century comes to The Music Room West Yarmouth, MA Sunday August 7, 2022 - 7:00 pm.

Proyecciones, MĂşsica, Charlas Y Recorridos En La Noche De Museos De Julio Photo Proyecciones, MĂşsica, Charlas Y Recorridos En La Noche De Museos De Julio
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2022

La Secretaría de Cultura del Gobierno de México y el Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (Inbal), a través de su Red de Museos, invitan al público a disfrutar de la Noche de Museos este miércoles 27 de julio, la cual contará con actividades múltiples, tanto en sus espacios y salas de exposiciones, así como en línea para seguir desde casa. 

JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY with Billy Stritch, Bobby Conte, Ashley Pezzotti Duo & More t Photo JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY with Billy Stritch, Bobby Conte, Ashley Pezzotti Duo & More to Perform at Birdland in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this August with a full slate of nightly performances!  At Birdland Jazz Club, catch John Pizzarelli Trio, Sam Gravitte, Alexa Tarantino Quartet, Karen Mason, Artemis, John Yao Orchestra Plays Bird, Bobby Conte, and more.

Benny Goodman Videos

VIDEO: Lincoln Center Announces MIDSUMMER NIGHT SWING 2018 Lineup VideoVIDEO: Lincoln Center Announces MIDSUMMER NIGHT SWING 2018 Lineup
by Alan Henry - May 10, 2018

Today, Lincoln Center announced the 2018 season of Midsummer Night Swing, bringing people from all walks of life together to experience an array of sounds and dance styles from Tuesday, June 26 to Saturday, July 14, 2018. This iconic New York social dance party will feature 15 nights under the stars, with outdoor dance lessons and live performances paying tribute to the histories of Lindy hop, swing, mambo, salsa, blues, and more, while welcoming newcomers and dance pros alike to experience the joy of social dance.

VIDEO: SAINT MOTEL Premieres New Music Video For “Benny Goodman” Today
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 28, 2012

Hotly-tipped Los Angeles indie rockers--and one time film students--SAINT MOTEL have exclusively premiered their new music video for the song "Benny Goodman," off their debut full-length album VOYEUR, released earlier this year. The video--up today on PasteMagazine.com--was directed by lead singer A/J JACKSON and features two viral sensations combining creative forces: Miles "Baby Boogaloo" Brown and Derrick Tuggle. Check the video out below!


Benny Goodman Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Benny Goodman been in?
Benny Goodman has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Benny Goodman been in?
Benny Goodman has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Benny Goodman written?
Benny Goodman has written 4 shows including Bubbling Brown Sugar (Composer/Lyricist), Stardust (Composer), Swing! (Composer/Lyricist), Come Fly Away (Composer).