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Rob Shuter, Bruce Sussman, Jamie deRoy, and guest Photo

Rob Shuter, Bruce Sussman, Jamie deRoy, and guest

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07/01/2022
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Bruce Sussman

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06/15/2022
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Bruce Sussman

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06/15/2022
Sean Bell, Steven Telsey, Danny Kornfield, Bruce Sussman, Eric Peters, Blake Roman, Z Photo

Sean Bell, Steven Telsey, Danny Kornfield, Bruce Sussman, Eric Peters, Blake Roman, Zal Owen

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06/15/2022
Spencer Garrett, Dana Bash, Bruce Sussman and Robert Shuter Photo

Spencer Garrett, Dana Bash, Bruce Sussman and Robert Shuter

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04/14/2022
 
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Bruce Sussman Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Book of a Musical
Bruce Sussman, Harmony
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Book of a Musical
Bruce Sussman, Harmony
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Score
Bruce SussmanHarmony

Bruce Sussman News

Wake Up With BWW 9/16: Julie Benko Joins HARMONY, TAKE ME OUT Casting, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/16: Julie Benko Joins HARMONY, TAKE ME OUT Casting, and More
by - Sep 16, 2022

Top stories include Julie Benko joining the cast of Harmony from Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman! Plus, Bill Heck joins Take Me Out for its Broadway return, and Come From Away will welcome back original cast members Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley and Jenn Colella for its final two weeks!

Julie Benko Joins Cast of Broadway-Bound HARMONY From Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman Photo Julie Benko Joins Cast of Broadway-Bound HARMONY From Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman
by Team BWW - Sep 15, 2022

BroadwayWorld has just learned that Julie Benko, who is currently the standby Fanny Brice in Broadway's Funny Girl, is already rehearsing her next role. Benko has scored the role of Ruth in Barry Manilow's Broadway-bound Harmony, according to recent Instagram posts from Benko and the show. The role was previously played by Jessie Davidson in the show's recent off-Broadway run. 

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH Announces Additional Casting Photo FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH Announces Additional Casting
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022

 National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene has announced additional casting for their upcoming seven-week return engagement of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, the revelatory and award-winning production of one of the world's most beloved musicals. 

Patti Murin, John Lloyd Young, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week Photo Patti Murin, John Lloyd Young, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 28, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Erika Henningsen Will Lead World Premiere of New Musical JOY Opening in December at G Photo Erika Henningsen Will Lead World Premiere of New Musical JOY Opening in December at George Street Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

Erika Henningsen will lead the world premiere of new musical Joy the Musical at George Street Playhouse, directed by Casey Hushion (Broadway: Aladdin, The Prom), with choreography by Emmy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Joshua Bergasse. 

Tori Palin Makes Her 54 Below Debut In 'Shows That Shaped Me' Next Month Photo Tori Palin Makes Her 54 Below Debut In 'Shows That Shaped Me' Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Tori Palin in ‚ÄúShows That Shaped Me‚ÄĚ on Thursday, September 1, 2022. Fresh off of Barry Manilow's hit Off-Broadway musical Harmony, Tori Palin makes her 54 Below Debut in Shows That Shaped Me.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH Will Return Off-Broadway This Fall Starring Steven Sky Photo FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH Will Return Off-Broadway This Fall Starring Steven Skybell
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene will present a seven-week return engagement of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, the revelatory and award-winning production of one of the world's most beloved musicals. The production, a New York Times Critic's Pick, will play a strictly limited seven-week return engagement from November 13, 2022 to January 1, 2023 Off-Broadway at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street).

Photos: Inside Opening Night of RICHARD III in the Park Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of RICHARD III in the Park
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 1, 2022

The Public Theater just celebrated opening night of Free Shakespeare in the Park production of RICHARD III at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park. BroadwayWorld was there for the big day and we have photos from the red carpet arrivals!

Full Cast Announced For MARY POPPINS at The Muny Photo Full Cast Announced For MARY POPPINS at The Muny
by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2022

The Muny announced today its full cast, design and production teams for the theatre's high-flying production of Mary Poppins this July. Find out who is in the cast. 

Yiddish Women Playwrights Series Continues With ALE FENTSTER TSU DER ZUN (ALL WINDOWS Photo Yiddish Women Playwrights Series Continues With ALE FENTSTER TSU DER ZUN (ALL WINDOWS FACE THE SUN)
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2022

At long last, women playwrights take center stage at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene. The Yiddish Women Playwrights Series, scheduled to proceed on June 21, 2022 with a FREE streamed production of Kadya Molodowsky's Ale Fentster Tsu der Zun (All Windows Face the Sun), highlights revolutionary, avant garde, feminist works from writers whose contributions to the Yiddish theatre have long been overlooked, ignored, and locked away.

Bruce Sussman Videos

Photos & Video: See Barry Manilow, Bruce Sussman & Warren Carlyle at Curtain Call for VideoPhotos & Video: See Barry Manilow, Bruce Sussman & Warren Carlyle at Curtain Call for the Final Performance of HARMONY
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2022

Last night, Off-Broadway saw the closing night of the new musical Harmony at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene. Joining the cast on stage at the curtain call and teasing a potential transfer were the creators, Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman, along with the director/choreographer Warren Carlyle.

VIDEO: HARMONY Opens at National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene VideoVIDEO: HARMONY Opens at National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 14, 2022

The curtain was raised last night at National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene for the opening night of the anticipated musical Harmony written by Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman. 

VIDEO: Warren Carlyle Talks THE MUSIC MAN and HARMONY on Backstage with Richard Ridge VideoVIDEO: Warren Carlyle Talks THE MUSIC MAN and HARMONY on Backstage with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 6, 2022

Watch as Richard Ridge catches up with Tony winner Warren Carlyle, who choreographed the current Broadway revival of The Music Man, starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from HARMONY - A NEW MUSICAL at Atlanta's Alliance Theatre!
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2013

ALLIANCE THEATRE presents HARMONY - A NEW MUSICAL, with music by Barry Manilow and book & lyrics by Bruce Sussman, now playing through October 6, 2013. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Promo - Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman's New Musical HARMONY
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2013

Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman's new musical HARMONY will open Atlanta's Alliance Stage 2013-14 season on September 6, 2013. Check out a just-released promo for the show below!

VIDEO: Barry Manilow, Bruce Sussman Reveal Details of New Musical HARMONY on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 24, 2013

Songwriters and long-time collaborators Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman stopped by this morning's Today show on NBC to reveal details about their exciting new musical HARMONY. Check out their appearance below!


Bruce Sussman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Bruce Sussman written?
Bruce Sussman has written 8 shows including The Madwoman of Central Park West (Lyricist), Coming Attractions (Lyricist), Coming Attractions (Lyricist), Miami (Lyricist), Copacabana (Lyricist), Harmony (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Escape: 6 Ways to Get Away (1) (Lyricist), Escape: 6 Ways to Get Away (2) (Lyricist).

What awards has Bruce Sussman been nominated for?
Outstanding Book of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Harmony Outstanding Book of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Harmony and Outstanding Score (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Harmony .