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David Neumann

 
Bio:
Neumann's work has been seen in An Octoroon and Futurity (Soho Rep), Underground Railroad Game (Ars Nova), Hagoromo (Wendy Whelan, Jock Soto) and Home (BAM), The Antipodes (Signature Theatre). He has been a collaborator and performer with Laurie Anderson, Big Dance Theater, Mikhail Baryshnikov, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Neumann's work has been seen in An Octoroon and Futurity (Soho Rep), Underground Railroad Game (Ars Nova), Hagoromo (Wendy Whelan, Jock Soto) and Home (BAM), The Antipodes (Signature Theatre). He has been a collaborator and performer with Laurie Anderson, Big Dance Theater, Mikhail Baryshnikov, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
B
B
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Belarius
  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Child

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 2021]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Choreography
 
[West End, 2018]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Movement Consultant
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Choreographer

Photos

Amber Gray, Andre De Shields, Rachel Clavkin, Anais Mitchell, David Neumann, Eva Nobl Photo

Amber Gray, Andre De Shields, Rachel Clavkin, Anais Mitchell, David Neumann, Eva Noblezada, Afra Hines and Timothy Hughes with cast during Broadway Opening Night Performance Curtain Call for 'Hadestown' at the Walter Kerr Theatre on April 17, 2019 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/28/2019
David Neumann and 2019 Richard Seff Award winner and 2019 Tony Award winner Andre De  Photo

David Neumann and 2019 Richard Seff Award winner and 2019 Tony Award winner Andre De Shields

From: 
Date:
06/16/2019
Patrick Page, Amber Gray, Andre De Shields, Rachel Clavkin, Anais Mitchell, David Neu Photo

Patrick Page, Amber Gray, Andre De Shields, Rachel Clavkin, Anais Mitchell, David Neumann, Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney and Timothy Hughes with cast during Broadway Opening Night Performance Curtain Call for 'Hadestown' at the Walter Kerr Theatre on April

From: 
Date:
06/11/2019
Choreographer David Neumann, Composer and author Anais Mitchell and director Rachel C Photo

Choreographer David Neumann, Composer and author Anais Mitchell and director Rachel Chavkin during the Broadway Press Performance Preview of "Hadestown" at the Walter Kerr Theatre on March 18, 2019 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
06/11/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
B

B

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Belarius

  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Child

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Choreographer

[US Tour, 2021]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 2019]
Choreography

[West End, 2018]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Movement Consultant

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Choreographer

David Neumann Biography

Neumann's work has been seen in An Octoroon and Futurity (Soho Rep), Underground Railroad Game (Ars Nova), Hagoromo (Wendy Whelan, Jock Soto) and Home (BAM), The Antipodes (Signature Theatre).
He has been a collaborator and performer with Laurie Anderson, Big Dance Theater, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Doug Elkins. As a director, he has worked on The Object Lesson (NYTW, BAM). Recipient of three Bessie Awards for dance/performance, nominee for two Lucille Lortel and one Helen Hayes Award for choreography.

David Neumann Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Choreography
David Neumann, Hadestown
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Choreographer
David Neumann, Hadestown
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Choreography
David Neumann, Hadestown
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Choreographer
David Neumann, Hadestown
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Choreographer
David Neumann, The Total Bent
 
The Lortels - 2016 - Outstanding Choreographer
David NeumannFUTURITY

David Neumann News

Video: HADESTOWN Star Lillias White Raises The Roof In Her First Performance as Missu Photo Video: HADESTOWN Star Lillias White Raises The Roof In Her First Performance as Missus Hermes!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2022

Go inside Lillias' first performance at the Walter Kerr Theatre and hear her earth-shaking take on the show's opening number and more in the newly released video!

HADESTOWN North American Tour is Coming to The Fabulous Fox Theatre in October Photo HADESTOWN North American Tour is Coming to The Fabulous Fox Theatre in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2022

The HADESTOWN North American Tour is coming to St. Louis at the Fabulous Fox Theatre October 11-23, 2022. Produced by Mara Isaacs, Dale Franzen, Hunter Arnold, and Tom Kirdahy, Hadestown is the most honored show of the 2018-2019 Broadway season.

HADESTOWN Tour Extends Through Spring 2024 With New Casting Announced Photo HADESTOWN Tour Extends Through Spring 2024 With New Casting Announced
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2022

The North American Tour of Hadestown will extend through the spring of 2024, adding engagements in cities across the United States and Canada.

Review: Tony Award-Winning HADESTOWN Enchants Audiences at OC's Segerstrom Center Photo Review: Tony Award-Winning HADESTOWN Enchants Audiences at OC's Segerstrom Center
by Michael Quintos - Aug 15, 2022

An enchanting, deeply resonant, and wholly entertaining reimagining of a classic Greek myth, HADESTOWN---now on stage at Orange County's Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, CA through August 21, 2022---is a beautifully layered piece of imaginative theater that stirs as it entertains and is easily the best touring production this season.

Lillias White Will Play Hermes in HADESTOWN Beginning September 13 Photo Lillias White Will Play Hermes in HADESTOWN Beginning September 13
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

Tony Award¬ģ¬†and Daytime Emmy Award¬ģ¬†winner¬†Lillias White is set to take over the role of Hermes in¬†Hadestown, the Tony and Grammy Award¬ģ-winning Best Musical, at the Walter Kerr Theatre, beginning on Tuesday, September 13.

Review: HADESTOWN at the Eccles Theater Sweeps You Away Photo Review: HADESTOWN at the Eccles Theater Sweeps You Away
by Tyler Hinton - Aug 3, 2022

The national tour of HADESTOWN at the Eccles Theater sweeps you away with its luminous and evocative storytelling. Deservedly a phenomenon of modern theatre, a trip down to HADESTOWN is one that will surely linger with you for long after.

HADESTOWN At The Fox Announces Single Ticket On Sale Date Photo HADESTOWN At The Fox Announces Single Ticket On Sale Date
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2022

The Fabulous Fox Theatre has announced that single tickets for the winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards including Best New Musical and the 2020 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, HADESTOWN, will go on sale on Monday, August 8.

Review: HADESTOWN at The Paramount Theatre Photo Review: HADESTOWN at The Paramount Theatre
by Jay Irwin - Jul 13, 2022

Dear Readers, every now and again something comes through town that takes musical theater to a whole new level. The Tony Award winner for Best Musical ‚ÄúHadestown‚ÄĚ, currently playing at the Paramount Theatre is one of those shows. And sadly, even with its Tony win, too few people know about it. Let‚Äôs try and correct that shall we?

HADESTOWN Comes to To Portland Next Month Photo HADESTOWN Comes to To Portland Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

Hadestown, the winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards including Best New Musical and the 2020 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, comes to Portland's Keller Auditorium from July 19 ‚Äď 24.

Tony Award-Winning Musical HADESTOWN Comes To Seattle, July 12-17 Photo Tony Award-Winning Musical HADESTOWN Comes To Seattle, July 12-17
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2022

Hadestown, the winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards including Best New Musical and the 2020 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, will come to Seattle as part of the Premera Blue Cross Broadway at The Paramount Series.¬† The show will play The Paramount Theatre from July 12 ‚Äď 17, 2022.

David Neumann Videos

VIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep VideoVIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2022

When the world premiere production of Swept Away, with music and lyrics by The Avett Brothers, concluded its third extension at Berkeley Rep on Sunday, March 13, fans had traveled to see the show from every state in the nation, as well as from eight different countries around the world.

VIDEO: Watch John Gallagher, Jr., Stark Sands & More Sing from SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley VideoVIDEO: Watch John Gallagher, Jr., Stark Sands & More Sing from SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley Rep
by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2022

An all new video has been released from Swept Away at Berkeley Rep! Watch the cast perform 'Lord Lay Your Hand on My Shoulder/Ain’t No Man' here!

VIDEO: John Gallagher Jr. & Stark Sands Talk SWEPT AWAY on Backstage with Richard Rid VideoVIDEO: John Gallagher Jr. & Stark Sands Talk SWEPT AWAY on Backstage with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 19, 2022

Broadway is back and BroadwayWorld is bringing you all of the interviews you crave with your favorite Broadway stars! Richard Ridge is keeping up with all of their latest projects on Backstage Live, bringing you in-depth interviews weekly. Below, watch as he catches up with Broadway favorites John Gallagher, Jr.  and Stark Sands.

VIDEO: All New Clips of the South Korean Production of HADESTOWN VideoVIDEO: All New Clips of the South Korean Production of HADESTOWN
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2021

All new clips have been released of the South Korean cast of Hadestown! The cast notably features Xiumin of K-Pop group EXO, alternating in the role of Orpheus. The production opened on September 7.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At HADESTOWN In South Korea VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At HADESTOWN In South Korea
by Stage Tube - Oct 6, 2021

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the South Korean cast of Hadestown! The cast notably features Xiumin of K-Pop group EXO, alternating in the role of Orpheus. The production opened on September 7.

WATCH: Stark Sands and Adrian Blake Enscoe Perform 'Murder in the City' From New Musi VideoWATCH: Stark Sands and Adrian Blake Enscoe Perform 'Murder in the City' From New Musical SWEPT AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 16, 2021

A new live performance of ‚ÄúMurder in the City‚ÄĚ from the new musical¬†Swept Away,¬†featuring the music and lyrics of three-time Grammy Award¬ģ¬†nominated folk rock band¬†The Avett Brothers, in their theater debut, has just been released.

WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SW VideoWATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SWEPT AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2021

A first-ever video of the title song from the new musical Swept Away, featuring Grammy Award nominated folk rock band The Avett Brothers ('America's biggest roots band,' Rolling Stone), in their theater debut, has just been released.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Worksho VideoVIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Workshop
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2020

On this day in 2016, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical HADESTOWN celebrated its off-Broadway opening at New York Theatre Workshop.

VIDEO: HADESTOWN Announces a National Tour! VideoVIDEO: HADESTOWN Announces a National Tour!
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2019

Hadestown¬†announced today on ABC's ‚ÄúGood Morning America‚ÄĚ that the show will launch a National Tour beginning in the Fall of 2020. In its first year, the tour will visit more than 30 cities coast to coast, including (alphabetically) Denver; Houston; Los Angeles; Minneapolis; New Orleans; Philadelphia; Tempe; and Washington, DC; with more to be announced shortly.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of HADESTOWN Perform 'Wait For Me' and 'When the Chips Are Down VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of HADESTOWN Perform 'Wait For Me' and 'When the Chips Are Down' on CBS This Morning
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2019

The cast of Hadestown made an appearance on CBS This Morning, as part of their Saturday Sessions series. Cast members took the stage to perform 'Wait For Me' and 'When the Chips Are Down.'


David Neumann Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has David Neumann been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Hadestown , Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hadestown , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Hadestown , Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for Hadestown Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for The Total Bent and Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for FUTURITY .