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Darren Bagert

 
Bio:
Darren Bagert is a two-time Tony Award¬ģ, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Award winning producer. He's currently producing the upcoming Broadway production of GUYS AND DOLLS. Directed and Choreographed by the same team that brought you JERSEY BOYS, the Two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Darren Bagert is a two-time Tony Award¬ģ, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Award winning producer. He's currently producing the upcoming Broadway production of GUYS AND DOLLS. Directed and Choreographed by the same team that brought you JERSEY BOYS, the Two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff and ... (read complete bio)

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[Broadway, 2021]
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[West End, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2016]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2013]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2011]
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[Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2006]
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[Broadway, 2004]
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[Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2000]
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[Broadway, 2000]
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Photos

DARREN BAGERT, FRANCESCA DAUBEK, RITA McKENZIE, JOELLE DEBOH, PAUL PECORINO Photo

DARREN BAGERT, FRANCESCA DAUBEK, RITA McKENZIE, JOELLE DEBOH, PAUL PECORINO

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12/17/2015
Darren Bagert, Tony Speciale, James Lescene Photo

Darren Bagert, Tony Speciale, James Lescene

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07/28/2015
Darren Bagert, Tony Speciale, James Lecesne, Daryl Roth and Duncan Sheik Photo

Darren Bagert, Tony Speciale, James Lecesne, Daryl Roth and Duncan Sheik

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06/23/2015

 

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Productions

[Broadway, 2021]
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[West End, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2014]
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[Broadway, 2014]
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[Off-Broadway, 2013]
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[Broadway, 2013]
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[Off-Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2011]
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[Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2006]
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[Broadway, 2004]
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[Broadway, 2003]
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[Off-Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2000]
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[Broadway, 2000]
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Darren Bagert Biography

Darren Bagert is a two-time Tony Award¬ģ, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Award winning producer. He's currently producing the upcoming Broadway production of GUYS AND DOLLS. Directed and Choreographed by the same team that brought you JERSEY BOYS, the Two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff and Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominee Sergio Trujillo. GUYS AND DOLLS will hit Broadway this coming spring. Darren recently produced the Tony Award¬ģ winning musical COMPANY by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth on Broadway and he was Executive Producer of the PBS/Great Performances for television. Darren produced the highly-acclaimed Tony Award¬ģ nominated production of SWEENEY TODD by Stephen Sondheim starring Patti LuPone and Michael Cerveris, directed by John Doyle and currently touring North America. His producing work on Eugene O'Neill's LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT starring Vanessa Redgrave, Brian Dennehy, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Robert Sean Leonard, directed by Robert Falls won him a Tony Award¬ģ for Best Revival of a Play. Darren was nominated for the Tony Award¬ģ for Best Play with FROZEN by Bryony Lavery starring Swoosie Kurtz, Brian O'Byrne and Laila Robins, directed by Doug Hughes. He was a Tony Award¬ģ nominee and Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award winner for Gore Vidal's THE BEST MAN starring Charles Durning, Chris Noth, Spalding Gray, Elizabeth Ashley, Michael Learned and Christine Ebersole, directed by Ethan McSweeney. He helped Macaulay Culkin make his New York stage debut in Richard Nelson's MADAME MELVILLE opposite Joely Richardson. Darren enjoyed working with Matthew Broderick, Parker Posey, Joyce Van Patten and Jerry Adler in the production of TALLER THAN A DWARF by Elaine May, directed by Alan Arkin. Born in New Orleans, he is a graduate of the New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts (NOCCA) and the Florida State University-School of Theatre. He is proud to call both New York and New Orleans his home. He is a member of the League of American Theatres and Producers (The Broadway League) and is also a member of The Player's Club.

Darren Bagert Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Revival of a Musical Gold Star
Darren BagertThe Color Purple
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Musical
Darren Bagert, An American in Paris
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Revival of a Musical
Darren Bagert, Guys and Dolls
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Revival of a Musical Gold Star
Darren Bagert, Company
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Play
Darren Bagert, Frozen
 
Tony Awards - 2003 - Best Revival of a Play Gold Star
Darren Bagert, Long Day's Journey into Night
 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Revival of a Play
Darren Bagert, Gore Vidal's The Best Man

Darren Bagert News

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Comes to The Eccles Theater, November 30 Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Comes to The Eccles Theater, November 30
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2022

Broadway at the Eccles announces that the first North American tour of Moulin Rouge! The Musical will go on sale Friday, August 12 at the Eccles Theater. Performances begin Nov. 30 through Dec. 11, 2022.

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL to Have Costa Mesa Premiere Engagement at Segerstrom Center Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL to Have Costa Mesa Premiere Engagement at Segerstrom Center for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 18, 2022

The Costa Mesa premiere of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical will take place at Segerstrom Center for the Arts for a limited three-week engagement November 9 to 27, 2022.

MOULIN ROUGE! The Musical Announces Digital Lottery at The Hollywood Pantages Theatre Photo MOULIN ROUGE! The Musical Announces Digital Lottery at The Hollywood Pantages Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2022

Broadway in Hollywood announced a digital lottery for Moulin Rouge! The Musical at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles, for all performances between June 30 ‚Äď September 4, 2022. A limited number of tickets will be available for every performance for $30 each, plus fees.

MOULIN ROUGE! Releases New Block of Tickets Through February 26, 2023 Photo MOULIN ROUGE! Releases New Block of Tickets Through February 26, 2023
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

The Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical is releasing a new block of tickets for performances through February 26, 2023 at Broadway’s Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th St, NYC).

School Spotlight: School of Theatre at Florida State University Photo School Spotlight: School of Theatre at Florida State University
by Carian Lynée Parker - Jun 5, 2022

The School of Theatre at Florida State University is regularly recognized as one of the finest theatre programs in the nation. The School of Theatre at Florida State University's mission is to use the evolving, live, collaborative art of theatre to develop artists and scholars who have a lifelong passion for the arts.

Rangeview High School Graduate Featured in MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Tour, Coming to  Photo Rangeview High School Graduate Featured in MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Tour, Coming to The Buell Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2022

The North American Tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical will begin a limited engagement at The Buell Theatre June 9-26, featuring Rangeview High School graduate, Andrés Quintero. Originally from Caracas, Venezuela, Andrés graduated Rangeview High School in 2006.

MOULIN ROUGE! Announces Digital Lottery For Denver Engagement Photo MOULIN ROUGE! Announces Digital Lottery For Denver Engagement
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2022

The North American Tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical begins a limited engagement at The Buell Theatre June 9-26 only. In advance of the start of performances, the production announced today that it will host a digital ticket lottery offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of $45 tickets available per performance.

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Cancels May 14th and 15th Performances Due to Covid Within  Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL Cancels May 14th and 15th Performances Due to Covid Within Cast
by Marissa Tomeo - May 14, 2022

Today and tomorrow's performances of Broadway's smash hit Moulin Rouge! The Musical have been cancelled. An Instagram story post from the show's official account broke the news. The notice reads, 'Due to positive COVID cases in the company, performances today and tomorrow of Moulin Rouge! The Musical on Broadway are cancelled.' 

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL to Celebrate 500th Performance by Distributing 500 Tickets  Photo MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL to Celebrate 500th Performance by Distributing 500 Tickets to NYC Area Schools
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

The Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical will commemorate its 500th Broadway performance on Saturday evening, Mat 7th by partnering with the New York City Department of Education to distribute 500 tickets to NYC area schools. Students will get to experience the production at various performances over the next year.

Ashley Loren, Derek Klena, Declan Bennett & Caleb Marshall-Villarreal to Lead MOULIN  Photo Ashley Loren, Derek Klena, Declan Bennett & Caleb Marshall-Villarreal to Lead MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 8, 2022

Meet the new stars of Moulin Rouge on Broadway with the current cast. Ashley Loren, Tony Award nominee Derek Klena, Declan Bennett and Caleb Marshall-Villarreal will lead the Broadway cast of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical beginning Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

Darren Bagert Videos

Official: MOULIN ROUGE Will Can-Can to the Al Hirschfeld Theatre in July with Aaron T VideoOfficial: MOULIN ROUGE Will Can-Can to the Al Hirschfeld Theatre in July with Aaron Tveit, Karen Olivo & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2018

Producer Carmen Pavlovic (Global Creatures) just announced that Moulin Rouge!, based on the 2001 Twentieth Century Fox Motion Picture by Baz Luhrmann, will open on Broadway at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. Previews will begin June 28, 2019 prior to a July 25 opening night.

Hillary Rodham-Clinton Stops by Broadway's DEAR EVAN HANSEN VideoHillary Rodham-Clinton Stops by Broadway's DEAR EVAN HANSEN
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 16, 2017

Hillary Rodham-Clinton dropped in on Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen tonight, and caught some face time with the cast and the show's Tony-winning star, Ben Platt, before he concludes his run the musical next musical.

STAGE TUBE: BWW Takes You On the Red Carpet at the Premiere of DEAR EVAN HANSEN
by Stage Tube - Dec 5, 2016

BroadwayWorld was live on Facebook last night catching up with all the stars on the red carpet at the premiere of DEAR EVAN HANSEN. See who we got to talk to, including Aaron Tveit, Darren Criss, Terrence Mann, and more!

VIDEO: THE COLOR PURPLE's Danielle Brooks Talks Performing In Front of Oprah Winfrey
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 28, 2016

Danielle Brooks (ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK) stopped by last night's THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT to talk about performing in the hit Broadway show THE COLOR PURPLE in front of Oprah Winfrey

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson & Cast of THE COLOR PURPLE Perform 'Push Da Button' on 'Colbert'
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 8, 2015

On last night's LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT, Jennifer Hudson and the cast of Broadway's THE COLOR PURPLE performed the number 'Push Da Button'.

VIDEO: THE COLOR PURPLE's Jennifer Hudson, Cynthia Erivo Perform Title Song on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 24, 2015

On this morning's GMA, THE COLOR PURPLE's Jennifer Hudson and Cynthia Erivo took to the stage with a powerful performance of the title song. Later, the actors discuss the stage adaptation of the classsic novel.

VIDEO: THE COLOR PURPLE's Cynthia Erivo Sings Jason Robert Brown at Marie's Crisis
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2015

Broadway-bound Cynthia Erivo recently delighted fans and colleagues as she sat at a piano to give a performance of 'I Can do Better Than That' at Marie's Crisis. BroadwayWorld has footage of THE COLOR PURPLE actress's rendition of THE LAST FIVE YEARS song below!

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Singing a Jury Summons Still Sounds Amazing!
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 8, 2015

Glamour Magazine asked Jennifer Hudson to sing everything from jury summons to unpleasant side effects, and the results were amazing. Watch the video below!

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Talks Making Broadway Debut in THE COLOR PURPLE: 'There Are No Re-Takes'
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 8, 2015

In a new interview with Eonline, THE COLOR PURPLE's Jennifer Hudson, Danille Brooks and Cynthia Erivo talk about the highly-anticipated Broadway revival

BWW TV: Meet the Company of THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY!
by TV - Red Carpets - Jun 26, 2015

THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY, written and performed by James Lecesne, will shine brighter and longer in a limited 12-week engagement at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43 Street), now beginning performances Saturday, July 11, 2015, at 8pm, and officially opening Monday, July 27, 2015.


Darren Bagert Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Darren Bagert been nominated for?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Color Purple , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for An American in Paris , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Guys and Dolls , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Company , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Frozen Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Long Day's Journey into Night and Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Gore Vidal's The Best Man .

What awards has Darren Bagert won?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Color Purple Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Companyand Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Long Day's Journey into Night.