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Cheri Steinkellner

 
Bio:
Eight Emmys, four Golden Globes, two BAFTAs, The People’s Choice, Parent’s Choice,The Writers’ Guild, TV-Land Legend, and Annie Awards for writing/producing "Cheers" and creating Disney's acclaimed animated series/feature film, "Teacher’s Pet." They enjoy the distinction of writing one of TV ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Eight Emmys, four Golden Globes, two BAFTAs, The People’s Choice, Parent’s Choice,The Writers’ Guild, TV-Land Legend, and Annie Awards for writing/producing "Cheers" and creating Disney's acclaimed animated series/feature film, "Teacher’s Pet." They enjoy the distinction of writing one of TV ... (read complete bio)

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Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Book Writer

Writing

Bookwriter
Bookwriter

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 Cheri Steinkellner (Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winner for “Cheers,à Photo

Cheri Steinkellner (Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winner for “Cheers,” Tony nominee for Sister Act) is nominated for an Ovation Award for Best Book for an Original Musical for Hello! My Baby.

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09/13/2012
Cheri and Bill Steinkellner Photo

Cheri and Bill Steinkellner

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03/23/2012
Bill Steinkellner & Cheri Steinkellner attending the Broadway Opening Night Performan Photo

Bill Steinkellner & Cheri Steinkellner attending the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Sister Act' at the Broadway Theatre n New York City.

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04/21/2011
Bill Steinkellner & Cheri Steinkellner attending the Broadway Opening Night Performan Photo

Bill Steinkellner & Cheri Steinkellner attending the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Sister Act' at the Broadway Theatre n New York City.

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04/21/2011
Cheri Steinkellner & Whoopi Goldberg & Glenn Slater & Alan Menken & Douglas Carter Be Photo

Cheri Steinkellner & Whoopi Goldberg & Glenn Slater & Alan Menken & Douglas Carter Beane attending the Open Press Rehearsal for the New Broadway Musical 'Sister Act' at the New 42nd Street Studios in New York City. *** Local Caption *** Performance, Rehea

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Cheri Steinkellner Biography

Eight Emmys, four Golden Globes, two BAFTAs, The People’s Choice, Parent’s Choice,The Writers’ Guild, TV-Land Legend, and Annie Awards for writing/producing "Cheers" and creating Disney's acclaimed animated series/feature film, "Teacher’s Pet." They enjoy the distinction of writing one of TV Guide's Top Three "Funniest Television Episodes of All Time" for "Cheers." Other TV: "The Jeffersons," "Who’s the Boss," "The Facts of Life," "Family Ties." Broadway: Bill co-wrote The Pee-wee Herman Show. Off-Broadway: Cheri co-wrote Mosaic (Primary Stages).

Cheri Steinkellner Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Book of a Musical
Cheri Steinkellner, Sister Act

Cheri Steinkellner News

Review Roundup: SISTER ACT at the Eventim Apollo Photo Review Roundup: SISTER ACT at the Eventim Apollo
by Review Roundups - Jul 28, 2022

SISTER ACT is now open at London's Eventim Apollo, where it runs through 28 August. Jennifer Saunders stars as 'Mother Superior' alongside Beverley Knight as 'Deloris Van Cartier', Keala Settle as 'Sister Mary Patrick', Lesley Joseph as 'Sister Mary Lazarus', Clive Rowe as 'Eddie Souther' and Lizzie Bea as 'Sister Mary Robert'. Check out what the critics are saying!

Photos: Inside Press Night For SISTER ACT at London's Eventim Apollo, Starring Jenni Photo Photos: Inside Press Night For SISTER ACT at London's Eventim Apollo, Starring Jennifer Saunders, Beverley Knight, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2022

All new images have been released from the press performance of SISTER ACT at London’s Eventim Apollo. Check out the photos here!

Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael Photo Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

The New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant), will star Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa.

Abingdon Theatre Company to Honor David Zippel at 30th Anniversary Gala Photo Abingdon Theatre Company to Honor David Zippel at 30th Anniversary Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

Abingdon Theatre Company announced that they will honor Tony Award winner David Zippel (City of Angels, Hercules) with the first annual Legacy Award for Mr. Zippel’s contributions to the theatre community as the company celebrates its 30th anniversary season at a Benefit Gala to be held on Monday, October 24th, 2022 at Edison Ballroom.

VIDEO: First Look at All New Footage From SISTER ACT, Starring Jennifer Saunders, Kea Photo VIDEO: First Look at All New Footage From SISTER ACT, Starring Jennifer Saunders, Keala Settle and Beverley Knight
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2022

All new show footage has been released for SISTER ACT THE MUSICAL in London, which opened at the Eventim Apollo last night (Tuesday 19 July). Check out the video here!

Photos: First Look at Jennifer Saunders, Beverley Knight, Keala Settle & More in SIST Photo Photos: First Look at Jennifer Saunders, Beverley Knight, Keala Settle & More in SISTER ACT at London's Eventim Apollo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2022

Production images have been released ahead of SISTER ACT opening at London’s Eventim Apollo (19 July – 28 August). Jennifer Saunders will star as ‘Mother Superior’ alongside Beverley Knight as ‘Deloris Van Cartier’, Keala Settle as ‘Sister Mary Patrick’, Lesley Joseph as ‘Sister Mary Lazarus’, and more. Get a first look at photos here!

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For SISTER ACT, Opening in London Next Month Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For SISTER ACT, Opening in London Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2022

Jennifer Saunders stars as ‘Mother Superior’ alongside Beverley Knight as ‘Deloris Van Cartier’, Keala Settle as ‘Sister Mary Patrick’, Lesley Joseph as ‘Sister Mary Lazarus’, Clive Rowe as ‘Eddie Souther’ and Lizzie Bea as ‘Sister Mary Robert’.

Wright State Theatre Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring SISTER ACT, BRIGHT STAR & Mor Photo Wright State Theatre Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring SISTER ACT, BRIGHT STAR & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 13, 2022

Wright State University’s Theatre program has announced its 2022-23 season, featuring an exciting array of classic and contemporary dramas, musicals and dance.

BWW Review: SISTER ACT at Paper Mill Playhouse is a Delightful Musical Comedy Wonderf Photo BWW Review: SISTER ACT at Paper Mill Playhouse is a Delightful Musical Comedy Wonderfully Performed
by Marina Kennedy - Jun 6, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse wraps up their successful 2021-2022 Season with the beloved Tony Award nominated musical, Sister Act.  The Millburn theatre has brought the show to exciting new heights with elaborate staging and a wonderful cast.

VIDEO: The Cast of SISTER ACT Performs on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT Photo VIDEO: The Cast of SISTER ACT Performs on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2022

The cast of Sister Act took the stage for a performance on the grand finale of Britain's Got Talent this weekend! Check out the full performance, led by Beverly Knight!

Cheri Steinkellner Videos

VIDEO: First Look at All New Footage From SISTER ACT, Starring Jennifer Saunders, Kea VideoVIDEO: First Look at All New Footage From SISTER ACT, Starring Jennifer Saunders, Keala Settle and Beverley Knight
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2022

All new show footage has been released for SISTER ACT THE MUSICAL in London, which opened at the Eventim Apollo last night (Tuesday 19 July). Check out the video here!

VIDEO: The Cast of SISTER ACT Performs on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT VideoVIDEO: The Cast of SISTER ACT Performs on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2022

The cast of Sister Act took the stage for a performance on the grand finale of Britain's Got Talent this weekend! Check out the full performance, led by Beverly Knight!

Photos & Video: First Look at SISTER ACT Starring Nicole Vanessa Ortiz & More at Pape VideoPhotos & Video: First Look at SISTER ACT Starring Nicole Vanessa Ortiz & More at Paper Mill Playhouse
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2022

Get a first look at photos and video of Sister Act, now playing through Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). The cast features Nicole Vanessa Ortiz as Deloris Van Cartier, and more.

VIDEO: Lizzie Bea Sings 'The Life I Never Led' From SISTER ACT VideoVIDEO: Lizzie Bea Sings 'The Life I Never Led' From SISTER ACT
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 11, 2022

SISTER ACT has released all new footage of Lizzie Bea singing ‘The Life I Never Led’.

VIDEO: A Look Into Theatre Under the Stars Production of SISTER ACT VideoVIDEO: A Look Into Theatre Under the Stars Production of SISTER ACT
by Gigi Gervais - Nov 13, 2021

Houston's Theatre Under the Stars just released some footage of their production of Sister Act, based on the hit 90s film about a singer who ends up in witness protection ...as a nun.

VIDEO: Georgia Stitt Releases New Song 'STOP' Featuring Sutton Foster VideoVIDEO: Georgia Stitt Releases New Song 'STOP' Featuring Sutton Foster
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2020

Sutton Foster is featured on Georgia Stitt's new song, STOP, which has just been released from her album A Quiet Revolution. 

VIDEO: Georgia Stitt Composes and Performs 'Central Park at Dusk' Song Cycle VideoVIDEO: Georgia Stitt Composes and Performs 'Central Park at Dusk' Song Cycle
by Stage Tube - Mar 22, 2020

Georgia Stitt is working on a song cycle while quarantined.

VIDEO: Kate Baldwin Sings 'Something That You Do' By Georgia Stitt at Birdland VideoVIDEO: Kate Baldwin Sings 'Something That You Do' By Georgia Stitt at Birdland
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2020

Tony nominee, Kate Baldwin, joined composer Georgia Stitt onstage at Birdland in New York City to perform Stitt's song, 'Something That You Do' as part of  the The Broadway at Birdland concert series.

VIDEO: New Featured Video from NMI: An Interview with Cheri Steinkellner VideoVIDEO: New Featured Video from NMI: An Interview with Cheri Steinkellner
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2017

Another video from the Stages Musical Theatre Festival was just released this week. New Musicals Inc. aired 51 hours of live streamcast footage of musical theatre readings, concerts, creative sessions, as well as interviews with writers and producers, all part of the most recent Stages Musical Theatre Festival. The Festival ran for fifteen years in Chicago before New Musicals Inc. brought it to the West Coast about a decade ago.

VIDEO: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy & Marc Shaiman Celebrate SISTER ACT's 25th Anniv VideoVIDEO: Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Najimy & Marc Shaiman Celebrate SISTER ACT's 25th Anniversary on THE VIEW
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 15, 2017

On this week's THE VIEW, host Whoopi Goldberg was joined by Kathy Najimy, Beth Fowler, and composer Marc Shaiman for a special 25th Anniversary celebration of the 1992 musical film SISTER ACT.


Cheri Steinkellner Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Cheri Steinkellner written?
Cheri Steinkellner has written 2 shows including Princesses (Bookwriter), Sister Act (Bookwriter).

What awards has Cheri Steinkellner been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Sister Act .