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David Pittu

 
Date of Birth: April 04, 1967 (55)

Birth Place: Fairfield, CT, USA

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Stage Credits

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Broadway Center Stage Revival, 2019
Charlie Cowell
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater North American Premiere, 2018
Reverend Marlowe
  [New York]
MasterVoices Production, 2017
French Ambassador
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Schwartz
  [International Tour]
World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2014
Scruple
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2010
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare In The Park Revival, 2009
Feste
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Jacob
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Transfer, 2008
Jacob Sterling
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Claude Rivière
The King of France
Charlie
Basil Thorpe
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2007
Bertolt Brecht
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Louis Blanc
Vetoshnikov
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Rocca
Benoit
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Nicholas Polevoy
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2006
The French Ambassador
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Paul Wolfowitz/Sir Richard Dearlove
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Mr. Sands/Waiter
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2005
Mushari
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2004
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Ricardo Romero
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Harry
  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 1999
Leo Frank
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Pauly Scott
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Charles Stanton
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Walter
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Bill/Guard/Man#2/Spectator#3/Scab#1
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Pytor
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Coyote(Call of the Wild)/Irving(Wonderful Party)/Clark(The Age of Pie)
  [Broadway]
1989
Younger Kessler (Standby)
Policeman (Standby)
Elder Kessler (Standby)
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Elder Kessler/Younger Kessler/Policeman (Understudy)

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Co-Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Co-Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1989]
Assistant Stage Manager
 
[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Stage Manager

Writing

Lyricist
Bookwriter


David Pittu Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
David Pittu, Equivocation
 
The Lortels - 2010 - Outstanding Featured Actor
David Pittu, Equivocation
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
David Pittu, What’s That Smell? The Music of Jacob Sterling
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
David Pittu, Is He Dead?
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
David Pittu, Is He Dead?
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
David Pittu, LoveMusik
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gold Star
David Pittu, LoveMusik
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
David Pittu, LoveMusik
 
The Lortels - 2006 - Outstanding Featured Actor
David Pittu, Celebration and The Room

David Pittu News

Photos: Julie Halston Storms Birdland With DE-CLASSIFIED Photo Photos: Julie Halston Storms Birdland With DE-CLASSIFIED
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

On Monday, October 17, Julie Halston returned to the Birdland stage after two-and-a-half years of global pandemic Zoom Meetings and Green Screens. The Tony-winning actress/comedienne brought her new show ‚ÄúDe-Classified,‚ÄĚ in which she assesses the state of the world, the state of her life and the state of her hair.

North Carolina Theatre Announces Full Cast for RING OF FIRE Photo North Carolina Theatre Announces Full Cast for RING OF FIRE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

North Carolina Theatre has announced the full cast for¬†Ring of Fire¬†with music and lyrics by¬†Johnny Cash¬†directed by¬†Randy Redd,¬†who was a part of the Original Broadway cast of¬†Ring of Fire.¬†¬†Performances will run from¬†April 29 ‚Äď May 8¬†at¬†A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater¬†at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists
by Michael Major - Feb 3, 2022

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) have announced finalists for the 2022 Audie Awards. Finalists include Cynthia Erivo for Best Female Narrator and Lin-Manuel Miranda for Best Male Narrator. Leslie Odom Jr., Annie Golden, Telly Leung, and Jason Tam are also featured on audiobooks that made the list. Check out the full list of nominations now!

Photos: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for MRS. DOUBTFIRE Photo Photos: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for MRS. DOUBTFIRE
by Jennifer Broski - Dec 6, 2021

Everyone's favorite nanny has arrived on Broadway, and isn't Mary Poppins. Just last night, Mrs. Doubtfire officially opened on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St). BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and you can check out photos from the red carpet arrivals below!

Photos: FAIRYCAKES Celebrates Opening Night at the Greenwich House Theater Photo Photos: FAIRYCAKES Celebrates Opening Night at the Greenwich House Theater
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 25, 2021

The world premiere of Fairycakes just celebrated opening night at the Greenwich House Theater (27 Barrow Street). Fairycakes is set to play a limited engagement through January 2, 2022.

BWW Interview: Krysta Rodriguez Talks Starring as Liza Minnelli in HALSTON, Working W Photo BWW Interview: Krysta Rodriguez Talks Starring as Liza Minnelli in HALSTON, Working With Ewan McGregor & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2021

Playing an icon is no easy feat, but Krysta Rodriguez takes it on as if she were born to step into the role of one of show business's greatest legends. The legend in question is EGOT-winner Liza Minnelli, who is at the heart of the new Netflix series 'Halston'. We spoke with Krysta Rodriguez about preparing to play Liza Minnelli and much more!

V√ćDEO: Krysta Rodriguez canta por Liza Minnelli en HALSTON Photo V√ćDEO: Krysta Rodriguez canta por Liza Minnelli en HALSTON
by Ainhoa Hornero - May 18, 2021

HALSTON cuenta la historia del famoso dise√Īador de moda en el Nueva York de los 70 y 80

VIDEO: Watch Krysta Rodriguez Sing as Liza Minnelli in HALSTON Photo VIDEO: Watch Krysta Rodriguez Sing as Liza Minnelli in HALSTON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021

Krysta Rodriguez stars as Liza Minnelli in 'Halston,' a new Ryan Murphy limited series now on Netflix. Alongside Rodriguez and Ewan McGregor, the cast includes Rory Culkin as Joel Schumacher, Rebecca Dayan as Elsa Peretti, Bill Pullman as David Mahoney, Vera Farmiga, Gian Franco Rodriguez, David Pittu, Sullivan Jones, and Kelly Bishop.

Hoy se estrena HALSTON, la nueva serie de Netflix Photo Hoy se estrena HALSTON, la nueva serie de Netflix
by Ainhoa Hornero - May 14, 2021

La biograf√≠a sobre el famoso dise√Īador de moda ya est√° disponible en la plataforma

V√ćDEO: Disfruta del trailer de HALSTON Photo V√ćDEO: Disfruta del trailer de HALSTON
by Ainhoa Hornero - May 4, 2021

La serie cuenta la historia del famoso dise√Īador de moda Roy Halston Frowick

David Pittu Videos

Broadway Rewind: BIG RIVER Flows Back to the Stage! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: BIG RIVER Flows Back to the Stage!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 3, 2020

Today we rewind to 2017, for the Encores! presentation of Big River. Directed by Lear deBessonet and choreographed by Josh Rhodes, Big River starred Nicholas Barasch, Charlie Franklin, Annie Golden, David Pittu, Kyle Scatliffe, Christopher Sieber, Lauren Worsham, and more. 

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Spotlights 'Tight Connection to My Heart' Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Spotlights 'Tight Connection to My Heart'

by Stage Tube - Mar 19, 2020

Watch as the cast shines a spotlight on Dylan's 'Tight Connection to My Heart,' performed in the musical by Kimber Elayne Sprawl!

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY on Broadway!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Mar 6, 2020

The Belasco Theatre was the place to be last night as Broadway's best gathered to celebrate opening night of Girl from the North Country. What is the new musical, created by Conor McPherson and featuring the music of Bob Dylan, about?

BWW TV: Watch Broadway Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night of GIRL FROM THE NORTH CO Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Broadway Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 6, 2020

The Belasco Theatre was the place to be last night as Broadway's best gathered to celebrate opening night of Girl from the North Country. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and we're taking you to the star-studded red carpet with Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ethan Slater, Brian d'Arcy James, Michal Park and so many more!

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

by Stage Tube - Jan 14, 2020

The music of Bob Dylan is coming to Broadway this February with The Girl From the North Country, and we're getting a peek inside rehearsals! Check out the video to see what happens in the rehearsal room as the show's cast and creative prepare to move into the Belasco Theatre!

VIDEO: Austin Scott Sings 'Slow Train Coming' from Broadway-Bound GIRL FROM THE NORTH Videoplay
VIDEO: Austin Scott Sings 'Slow Train Coming' from Broadway-Bound GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

by Stage Tube - Jan 9, 2020

The upcoming Broadway production of the acclaimed musical Girl from the North Country has partnered with Facebook for an exclusive 'First Listen' series of videos, recorded live from their downtown NYC Studio. The latest video in the series features Austin Scott performing Bob Dylan's 'Slow Train Coming,' joined by fellow cast members Jeannette Bayardelle, Kimber Elayne Sprawl and Mare Winningham. Check out the full video!

VIDEO: Watch Austin Scott Sing 'Hurricane' from Broadway-Bound GIRL FROM THE NORTH CO Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Austin Scott Sing 'Hurricane' from Broadway-Bound GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

 The upcoming Broadway production of the acclaimed musical Girl From the North Country has partnered with Facebook for an exclusive a?oeFirst Listena?? series of videos, recorded live from their downtown NYC Studio. The first video in the series features star Austin Scott (Hamilton) performing the iconic Bob Dylan song a?oeHurricane,a?? joined by cast members Jeannette Bayardelle, Luba Mason, Kimber Elayne Sprawl and Mare Winningham.

VIDEO: Rachel John and Jeannette Bayardelle Preview 'Make You Feel My Love' from  Br Videoplay
VIDEO: Rachel John and Jeannette Bayardelle Preview 'Make You Feel My Love' from Broadway-Bound GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2019

A new video was released today celebrating the hit musical Girl from the North Country. Filmed in the Dylan Room at the historic Troubadour in London, the video features stars Rachel John (Mrs. Neilsen in the West End and Toronto productions) and Jeannette Bayardelle (Mrs. Neilsen at The Public and on Broadway) meeting and performing together for the first time. Click below to watch them perform a beautiful rendition of Bob Dylan's iconic song, 'Make You Feel My Love,' accompanied by orchestrator Simon Hale.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Norm Lewis, Jessie Mueller, and Rosie O'Donnell in THE MUS Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Norm Lewis, Jessie Mueller, and Rosie O'Donnell in THE MUSIC MAN

by Alan Henry - Feb 14, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man starring Tony Award¬ģ nominee Norm Lewis (Porgy and Bess) as Harold Hill, Tony Award¬ģ-winning actress Jessie Mueller (Waitress, Carousel, Beautiful) as Marian Paroo, and Broadway, film, and television star Rosie O'Donnell as Mrs. Paroo. The semi-staged concert production is directed by Marc Bruni (Beautiful, Broadway Center Stage: How to Succeed...) with choreography by Chris Bailey (Jerry Springer: The Opera, The New Yorkers at Encores!) and music direction by James Moore (Miss Saigon, the Kennedy Center's Follies and Ragtime).

BWW TV: We've Got Trouble in DC! Watch Jessie Mueller, Norm Lewis & More Give Sneak P Videoplay
BWW TV: We've Got Trouble in DC! Watch Jessie Mueller, Norm Lewis & More Give Sneak Peek of Kennedy Center's THE MUSIC MAN

by TV - On the Road - Jan 26, 2019

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon present the Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man. It will star Norm Lewis (Porgy and Bess) as Harold Hill and Tony Award¬ģ-winning actress Jessie Mueller (Waitress, Carousel, Beautiful) as Marian Paroo in the starry semi-staged concert production directed by Marc Bruni (Beautiful, Broadway Center Stage: How to Succeed...) with choreography by Chris Bailey (Jerry Springer: The Opera, The New Yorkers at Encores!) and music direction by James Moore (Miss Saigon, the Kennedy Center's Follies and Ragtime).


David Pittu Frequently Asked Questions

What is David Pittu next theatre project?
David Pittu's next show will be Girl from the North Country which opens on 4/29/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has David Pittu been in?
David Pittu has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has David Pittu been in?
David Pittu has not appeared in the West End

What awards has David Pittu been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Equivocation , Outstanding Featured Actor (The Lortels) for Equivocation , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for What’s That Smell? The Music of Jacob Sterling , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Is He Dead? , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Is He Dead? , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for LoveMusik , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for LoveMusik Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for LoveMusik and Outstanding Featured Actor (The Lortels) for Celebration and The Room .

What awards has David Pittu won?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for LoveMusik.

How many shows has David Pittu written?
David Pittu has written 1 shows including What's That Smell: The Songs of Jacob Sterling (Lyricist).