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Bob Telson

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Music Director
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Music Arrangements
Music Arranger

Writing

Composer
Lyricist
Composer

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Music Director

[Broadway, 1995]
Music Arrangements

Music Arranger

Writing
Composer
Lyricist
Composer

Bob Telson Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 1984 - Best Musical Gold Star
Bob TelsonGospel at Colonus

Bob Telson News

Mabou Mines Presents A Three-Day 50th Anniversary Celebration Of Work Photo Mabou Mines Presents A Three-Day 50th Anniversary Celebration Of Work
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2022

Mabou Mines presents a 50th Anniversary Celebration of Work, reaching back into the company's brimming five-decade history of innovative theater as a launchpad into the next 50 years.

Mabou Mines to Present Three-Day 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF WORK Photo Mabou Mines to Present Three-Day 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF WORK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2022

Mabou Mines will present a 50th Anniversary Celebration of Work, reaching back into the company’s brimming five-decade history of innovative theater as a launchpad into the next 50 years (June 23–25; beginning 5pm June 23; 5pm–11 pm June 24; and 12pm–11pm June 25).

Court Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Season Photo Court Theatre Announces 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022

For the 68th season, Court Theatre will share a beloved, sharp-witted classic comedy; a drama set in Apartheid-era South Africa that speaks directly to our moment; an award-winning Caryl Churchill play about the lives of women farm laborers in 1970s England; and a celebratory, exuberant musical that re-imagines the story of Oedipus.

The Pyramid Theatre Company Postpones THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS Photo The Pyramid Theatre Company Postpones THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021

Pyramid Theatre Company's production of 'The Gospel at Colonus' has been delayed to next year due to COVID-19.

Lee Breuer, Off-Broadway Innovator and Founder of Mabou Mines Theater Company, Passes Photo Lee Breuer, Off-Broadway Innovator and Founder of Mabou Mines Theater Company, Passes Away at 83
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 4, 2021

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Lee Breuer, playwright and experimental theatre maker, passed away yesterday, January 3, 2021. He was 83 years old.

BWW Interview: At Home With Darnell White Photo BWW Interview: At Home With Darnell White
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 22, 2020

Darnell White is staying focused on his work behind the piano and his life of hopefulness. Here, he chats with Stephen Mosher about all of it, including the upcoming release of the film THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS, for which he served as musical director.

Progressive Theater to Stream THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS Photo Progressive Theater to Stream THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2020

Progressive Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director, Gregory Omar Osborne, is slated to stream THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS on November 26th, 2020 via ShowTix4U.

BWW Album Review: Lena Hall's THE VILLA SATORI is Perfectly Polished Yet Intensely Ra Photo BWW Album Review: Lena Hall's THE VILLA SATORI is Perfectly Polished Yet Intensely Raw
by David Clarke - Apr 15, 2020

As of April 14, 2020 data from Spotify indicated that listeners were turning to throwback hits during the era of quarantines and stay-at-home orders. For fans of music looking for something new that is also nostalgic, they need look no further than Lena Hall's lively new album, THE VILLA SATORI: GROWING UP HAIGHT ASHBURY, released by Hall on April 10, 2020.

Court Theatre Moves THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS To 2020-2021 Season Photo Court Theatre Moves THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS To 2020-2021 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 31, 2020

Court Theatre announces new dates for its production of The Gospel at Colonus, featuring book and lyrics by Lee Breuer, and music by Bob Telson.

Skylight Music Theatre Has Announced Cast and Creative Team For THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS Photo Skylight Music Theatre Has Announced Cast and Creative Team For THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2019

Skylight Music Theatre today announced the cast and creative team for The Gospel at Colonus running January 17-26, 2020 in the Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway, in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward.


Bob Telson Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Bob Telson written?
Bob Telson has written 2 shows including The Gospel at Colonus (Lyricist), Chronicle of a Death Foretold (Composer).

What awards has Bob Telson been nominated for?
Best Musical (Obie Awards) for Gospel at Colonus .

What awards has Bob Telson won?
Best Musical (Obie Awards) for Gospel at Colonus.