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Bob Dylan

 
Date Of Birth:
May 24, 1941 (81)
Birth Place:
Duluth, MN, USA
Bio:
Bob Dylan is an American singer and songwriter and is widely considered to be one of the most influential musical artists of all time. He is one of the best selling musical artists of all time and has received many prestigious awards including an Academy Award, ten Grammy Awards, the Presidential ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: May 24, 1941 (81)

Birth Place: Duluth, MN, USA

Bio:
Bob Dylan is an American singer and songwriter and is widely considered to be one of the most influential musical artists of all time. He is one of the best selling musical artists of all time and has received many prestigious awards including an Academy Award, ten Grammy Awards, the Presidential ... (read complete bio)

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Bob Dylan Biography

Bob Dylan is an American singer and songwriter and is widely considered to be one of the most influential musical artists of all time. He is one of the best selling musical artists of all time and has received many prestigious awards including an Academy Award, ten Grammy Awards, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and the Nobel Prize in Literature. He is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as well as the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Dylan's most influential works are notable for their departure from popular music conventions at the time and their popularity with the anti-war and Civil Rights movements. Dylan's music incorporates folk, alternative rock, country, and gospel styles and has toured consistently since the 1980s.

The musical "Girl from the North Country", featuring Dylan's songs, premiered at the Old Vic in London in 2017 and transferred to the Noel Coward Theatre in the West End later that year. The production transferred to New York at the Public Theater in late 2018 and ran in Toronto at the Princess of Wales Theater in early 2019.

Bob Dylan Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Achievement In Music
Bob Dylan, Girl From The North Country

Bob Dylan News

POET VOICE SUCKS to Return To Broadway Comedy Club For Fourth Edition This Month Photo POET VOICE SUCKS to Return To Broadway Comedy Club For Fourth Edition This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2022

Poet Voice Sucks, a funny poetry series featuring humorous poetry performed by writers, comedians, and actors, returns for its fourth edition at the Broadway Comedy Club on December 18th.

Samora Pinderhughes' GRIEF Exhibition to Continue With Second Live Performance at The Photo Samora Pinderhughes' GRIEF Exhibition to Continue With Second Live Performance at The Kitchen at Westbeth
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2022

The Kitchen will present GRIEF, the first New York institutional solo exhibition of work by celebrated composer, pianist, vocalist, filmmaker, and multidisciplinary artist Samora Pinderhughes.

Madeleine Peyroux Brings Her CARELESS LOVE FOREVER Tour To City Winery Boston, Decemb Photo Madeleine Peyroux Brings Her CARELESS LOVE FOREVER Tour To City Winery Boston, December 28-30
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 6, 2022

Jazz singer-songwriter Madeleine Peyroux takes over the City Winery Boston's Mainstage for three shows as part of her Careless Love Forever Tour December 28-30. 

Nathaniel Rateliff Brings Bobby Weir Onstage for Encore Performance at California's G Photo Nathaniel Rateliff Brings Bobby Weir Onstage for Encore Performance at California's Guild Theater
by Michael Major - Dec 5, 2022

After the band’s blistering set, featuring songs from their critically acclaimed album The Future, Weir joined the group onstage for a four-song encore. Their duet included renditions of the Grateful Dead’s “Me and My Uncle,” Bob Dylan’s “Slow Train,” The Band’s “The Shape I’m In” and an extended version of Weir’s classic, “The Other One.”

Award-Winning Comedian Romesh Ranganathan to Perform at The Town Hall in January Photo Award-Winning Comedian Romesh Ranganathan to Perform at The Town Hall in January
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 5, 2022

The Town Hall will present a special evening of comedy with multi award-winning comedian Romesh Ranganathan on January 28 at 8:00PM at The Town Hall.

Lawrence Zucker, Executive Director of The Town Hall, to Step Down at the End of the  Photo Lawrence Zucker, Executive Director of The Town Hall, to Step Down at the End of the Year
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

After 44 years of leading The Town Hall as its Executive Director, Lawrence Zucker will be stepping down from his leadership role at the end of the calendar year.

THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW! is Coming to 54 Below in December Photo THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW! is Coming to 54 Below in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Ilene Graff in THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW! on Wednesday, December 28th at 9:30 PM. Ilene and her very special guests will perform a host of holiday favorites inspired by the iconic Holiday specials of the ’60’s and ’70’s.

SOMETHING ABOUT GEORGE Will Embark on UK Tour Next Year Photo SOMETHING ABOUT GEORGE Will Embark on UK Tour Next Year
by Stephi Wild - Nov 29, 2022

An acclaimed new music show highlighting the incredible talent of the late Beatle George Harrison is set to embark on a UK tour following its premiere in Liverpool and a successful run at Edinburgh Fringe.

City Winery Boston Celebrating 5th Anniversary With Diverse Attractions In Coming Mon Photo City Winery Boston Celebrating 5th Anniversary With Diverse Attractions In Coming Months
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2022

City Winery Boston, celebrating its 5th anniversary, announced a series of new shows over the next several months that showcase the diverse entertainment offerings at one of the city's premiere venues.

News: WINTER RHYTHMS at Urban Stages Releases Full Lineup Photo News: WINTER RHYTHMS at Urban Stages Releases Full Lineup
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 27, 2022

URBAN STAGE's annual Winter Rhythms cabaret series has announced the full run-down of shows and acts to play in the 2022 season

Bob Dylan Videos

VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on Videoplay
VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on WENDY

by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Mare Winningham and Jeannette Bayardelle sat down with Sherri Shepherd on the Wendy Show to discuss starring in Girl From the North Country on Broadway. During the interview, the stars reacted to their Tony nominations, revealing how they found out, and detailed their meeting with Bob Dylan, whose music is used in the show.

VIDEO: 'ER' Star Anthony Edwards Makes Broadway Musical Debut as Dr. Walker in GIRL F Videoplay
VIDEO: 'ER' Star Anthony Edwards Makes Broadway Musical Debut as Dr. Walker in GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

by Marissa Tomeo - May 14, 2022

“ER” star Anthony Edwards took to the stage on Friday evening in his Broadway musical debut as “Dr. Walker” in the recently Tony Nominated musical Girl From The North Country. With several members of the company out of the show due to COVID, Edwards stepped in at the last moment, and after only an hour of rehearsal time, to ensure that the show would go on. He starred opposite his wife, Mare Winningham, who was recently nominated for a Tony Award for her role.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run Videoplay
GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run

by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night, Girl From The North Country hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including “Best New Musical.” 

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway

by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland' Performance

by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

The Broadway cast of Girl From The North Country recently celebrated their 2022 Grammy nomination for Best Musical Theater Album and the holiday season with 1067LiteFM's Christine Nagy. The cast got together to spread some holiday cheer with an outdoor performance of 'Winter Wonderland.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination

by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Girl From the North Country was among the nominees for the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.

VIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving Videoplay
VIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving

by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

The Girl From the North Country has released a new video featuring members of the cast discussing the importance of Thanksgiving.

Exclusive: Listen to Todd Almond Sing the Title Song From A PONY FOR CHRISTMAS Videoplay
Exclusive: Listen to Todd Almond Sing the Title Song From A PONY FOR CHRISTMAS

by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2021

Ghostlight Records will release Todd Almond’s debut holiday album A Pony for Christmas in streaming and digital formats on Friday, November 19. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first listen of the title song, performed by and with music and lyrics by Todd Almond.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Oct 15, 2021

The cast of Girl From The North Country appeared on Good Morning America this morning to perform a medley of Bob Dylan classics, including 'Hurricane', 'License to Kill', and 'Slow Train'.

VIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & More!

by Team BWW - Oct 14, 2021

Girl From The North Country is pressing on with Broadway performances! The new show by  playwright Conor McPherson just reopened at the Belasco Theatre, where the company celebrated with a special jam session outside of the theatre. Plus, watch as the company shares a letter from Bob Dylan during the curtain call, and as they perform the show's poignant file, 'Pressing On.'


Bob Dylan Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Bob Dylan written?
Bob Dylan has written 6 shows including Maggie May (Lyricist), Paul Sills' Story Theatre (Composer/Lyricist), Summer 69 (Composer/Lyricist), The Times They are A-Changin' (Composer), A Night With Janis Joplin (Composer), Girl From the North Country (Composer).

What awards has Bob Dylan been nominated for?
Outstanding Achievement In Music (Olivier Awards) for Girl From The North Country .