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Brian Hill

 
Bio:
Brian is an award-winning book writer and director, represented by Jonathan Lomma at William Morris Endeavor. For more information, go to www.bartramandhill.com. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Brian is an award-winning book writer and director, represented by Jonathan Lomma at William Morris Endeavor. For more information, go to www.bartramandhill.com. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Canada]
Toronto Production, 1995
Other Roles

Productions

 
[West End, 2017] [Replacement]
Book[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Director
 
[Broadway, 1997] [Replacement]
Resident Director[Replacement]

Writing

Bookwriter
Book

Photos

Brian Hill and Neil Bartram Photo

Brian Hill and Neil Bartram

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Date:
01/06/2016
Brian Hill, Skyler Adams, Katie Perry, Neil Bartram and Jane Bruce Photo

Brian Hill, Skyler Adams, Katie Perry, Neil Bartram and Jane Bruce

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Date:
01/06/2016


Brian Hill and Neil Bartram

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Date:
05/18/2009


Neil Bartram, Brian Hill, Will Chase & Malcolm Gets and Richard Maltby, Jr.

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Date:
02/20/2009


Neil Bartram, Brian Hill, Will Chase & Malcolm Gets and Richard Maltby, Jr.

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Date:
02/20/2009

 

Stage

Performances
  [Canada]
Toronto Production, 1995
Other Roles

Productions

[West End, 2017] [Replacement]
Book[Replacement]

[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Director

[Broadway, 1997] [Replacement]
Resident Director[Replacement]

Writing
Bookwriter
Book

Brian Hill Biography

Brian is an award-winning book writer and director, represented by Jonathan Lomma at William Morris Endeavor.

For more information, go to www.bartramandhill.com.

Brian Hill Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Book of a Musical
Brian Hil, The Story of My Life

Brian Hill News

MTI Releases Dramatic Moments for Theater Educators Photo MTI Releases Dramatic Moments for Theater Educators
by Nicole Rosky - May 12, 2022

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) announced the release of Dramatic Moments, the first product from MTI Classroom, which is an inspiring collaboration between theatre teachers, students, authors and industry professionals designed to elevate arts education. MTI Classroom lets theatre practitioners and fans engage with the shows and musical theatre authors they know and love.

THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Opens At Bridgetown Conservatory Of Musical Theatre Photo THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Opens At Bridgetown Conservatory Of Musical Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2022

Bridgetown Conservatory of Musical Theatre has announced the cast of its May 2022 in-person live production of The Theory of Relativity, by Neil Bartram and Brian Hill. The production will take place May 19 through May 22, 2022 in Bridgetown's new Black Box Theatre. After postponing the production in 2020, and again in 2021, Bridgetown has high hopes for a successful third try.

DAMN YANKEES, GASLIGHT & TOO TRUE TO BE GOOD Coming to The Shaw Festival Photo DAMN YANKEES, GASLIGHT & TOO TRUE TO BE GOOD Coming to The Shaw Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

The Shaw Festival’s 60th season will continue with performances of the romantic musical comedy Damn Yankees, psychological thriller Gaslight and surreal tour de force Too True to Be Good. All three shows will begin welcoming audiences to preview performances in the coming days and weeks.

BBC Arts Announces Major New Commitment To Performance and Future Projects Photo BBC Arts Announces Major New Commitment To Performance and Future Projects
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2022

Suzy Klein, the new head of BBC Arts and Classical Music TV, has announced a range of new and forthcoming highlights for audiences, including a major new commitment to performance with a new dedicated Sunday evening slot and more details on the landmark arts series Art That Made Us.

Casting And Creative Teams Announced for Shaw Festival's 60th Anniversary Season Photo Casting And Creative Teams Announced for Shaw Festival's 60th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

Artistic Director Tim Carroll has announced casting and creative teams for the Shaw Festival’s 60th anniversary season.

THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Comes to The Players Club of Swarthmore Photo THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Comes to The Players Club of Swarthmore
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2022

The show’s musical numbers use a playful treatment of the laws of physics as a background to the movement of human bodies and lives, as they attract, collide, couple and separate.  Individually and in harmony, the ensemble members sing of relationships beginning, ending, changing and enduring, and ultimately of our relationship to all the others in our world.  Oh, and to cats of course.

VIDEO: Watch the New Extended Trailer for BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS Photo VIDEO: Watch the New Extended Trailer for BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 10, 2021

A new, extended trailer has been released for Bedknobs and Broomsticks in the UK!

Which Musicals Are the Top Shows for Schools? Photo Which Musicals Are the Top Shows for Schools?
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 31, 2021

We're outlining the pros of 2020/21's most produced high school shows, including insight on the background, roles, songs and more! Find out what musicals are done the most at schools. 

Most Popular High School Plays and Musicals of 2020-21 Revealed! Photo Most Popular High School Plays and Musicals of 2020-21 Revealed!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2021

Find out what the most popular plays and musicals were in high school according to Educational Theatre Association’s annual high school play survey.

Photos: First look at Evolution Theatre Company's THE STORY OF MY LIFE Photo Photos: First look at Evolution Theatre Company's THE STORY OF MY LIFE
by Jerri Shafer - Oct 7, 2021

This heart-warming musical follows the friendship of Alvin and Thomas, two men from a small town. These lifelong friends are reunited after Alvin's mysterious death. In the abstract world of his mind, Thomas struggles to write Alvin's eulogy while recounting the many turns that their lives have taken since meeting as children. Alvin searches through the manuscripts and stories in Thomas' mind to lead him on a journey of remembrance. Through music and song, these two friends recount their adventures, explore their past dissonance and ultimately discover what is at the base of every strong friendship... love. In person and streaming, performances run October 7th thru the 16th, 2021 at the Abbey Theater of Dublin, 5600 Post Road, Dublin, OH 43017. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit: https://www.evolutiontheatre.org/

Brian Hill Videos

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS; Opening This Weekend at Newcast VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS; Opening This Weekend at Newcastle Theatre Royal
by Stage Tube - Aug 12, 2021

Performances begin at Newcastle Theatre Royal on Saturday 14 August 2021, with the UK Tour now extended through to March 2022. The tour includes a 5-week Christmas season at Leeds Grand Theatre. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!

Broadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE! VideoBroadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 3, 2020

'What I loved the most about this episode', says BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge, 'was following the journey of the 2009 musical The Story of My Life. This episode of Broadway Rewind looks at the ill- fated musical, which featured two wonderful performances by Will Chase and Malcolm Gets, but we start off at a rehearsal for Michael Jacobs play 'Impressionism' directed by Jack O'Brien. It welcomed back to Broadway, Tony Award winners Jeremy Irons and Joan Allen along with Marsha Mason, Aaron Lazar and Andre de Shields. Director Jack O'Brien told me why he had to do this play, 'It's about us. We haven't had a really witty, wise, romantic comedy in New York, in a long time and I've got this gorgeous cast.' Joan Allen said,

Video: First Look at THE STORY OF MY LIFE at The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol VideoVideo: First Look at THE STORY OF MY LIFE at The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2018

In September, The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open the first production of its third season with the musical The Story of My Life, with Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram and Book by Brian Hill.

VIDEO: Go Inside Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol's THE STORY OF MY LIFE VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol's THE STORY OF MY LIFE
by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2018

The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open the first production of its third season with the musical The Story of My Life, with Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram and Book by Brian Hill.

VIDEO: Highlights from Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE VideoVIDEO: Highlights from Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE
by Stage Tube - Jun 5, 2018

July 20, 1969... a man walks on the moon... and Diana, a Chicago housewife, walks out of her comfortable suburban life. Suddenly alone in a fast-changing world, she finds a series of unexpected encounters can turn one small step into a giant, life-changing leap. This intimate, hilarious and heart-breaking tour-de-force musical will leave you cheering for the resilience of the human spirit. Get a preview of the new musical below!

VIDEO: Preview Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE VideoVIDEO: Preview Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE
by Stage Tube - May 22, 2018

July 20, 1969... a man walks on the moon... and Diana, a Chicago housewife, walks out of her comfortable suburban life. Suddenly alone in a fast-changing world, she finds a series of unexpected encounters can turn one small step into a giant, life-changing leap. This intimate, hilarious and heart-breaking tour-de-force musical will leave you cheering for the resilience of the human spirit. Get a preview of the new musical below!

VIDEO: Brian Hill and Neil Bartram Discuss The Creation Of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY  VideoVIDEO: Brian Hill and Neil Bartram Discuss The Creation Of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES
by Alan Henry - Sep 14, 2017

Based on the novel of the same name by Ray Bradbury, the world premiere of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES will run at the Delaware Theatre Company through October 8.

VIDEO: Get A First Look at CST's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
by Alan Henry - Apr 25, 2017

We have a first look at the CST production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE! Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Kyle Selig and More in OCTOBER SKY at The Old Globe
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2016

The Old Globe presents the West Coast premiere of OCTOBER SKY, which will blast off the Globe's 2016-2017 Season with a tale of boys, rockets, and big dreams. OCTOBER SKY will run now through October 23, 2016 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Opening night is Thursday, September 22. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: See OCTOBER SKY's Kyle Selig and Company Preview Tunes in Rehearsal at The Old Globe
by Stage Tube - Sep 7, 2016

The Old Globe presents the West Coast premiere of OCTOBER SKY, which will blast off the Globe's 2016-2017 Season with a tale of boys, rockets, and big dreams. OCTOBER SKY will run September 10 - October 23, 2016 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Opening night is Thursday, September 22. Below, watch Kyle Selig and the cast of OCTOBER SKY perform the songs 'Look to the Stars' and 'Big Creek Missile Agency' in rehearsal at The Old Globe!


Brian Hill Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Brian Hill written?
Brian Hill has written 2 shows including You Are Here (Bookwriter), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (Book).

What awards has Brian Hill been nominated for?
Outstanding Book of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Story of My Life .