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Doug DeVita

 
Birth Place:
New York, NY
Bio:
Doug DeVita His play Just A Rumor (co-written with Gary Lyons) was a semi-finalist at the Eugene O'Neil Playwright's Conference and had developmental readings at New York's Abingdon Theatre Company and London's Menier Chocolate Factory. Other work includes Gold Diggers of the 1, 2, & 3 and ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: New York, NY

Bio:
Doug DeVita His play Just A Rumor (co-written with Gary Lyons) was a semi-finalist at the Eugene O'Neil Playwright's Conference and had developmental readings at New York's Abingdon Theatre Company and London's Menier Chocolate Factory. Other work includes Gold Diggers of the 1, 2, & 3 and ... (read complete bio)
 

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Scott Sickles, Doug DeVita, and cabaret artist, Lane Bradbury Photo

Scott Sickles, Doug DeVita, and cabaret artist, Lane Bradbury

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Date:
07/21/2017
Doug DeVita and David Sabella Photo

Doug DeVita and David Sabella

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07/21/2017
Kim T. Sharp, Piper Gunnarson, Jan Buttram, Honoree Robert Brustein, Doug DeVita, Ric Photo

Kim T. Sharp, Piper Gunnarson, Jan Buttram, Honoree Robert Brustein, Doug DeVita, Rick Brody and Samuel J. Bellinger

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10/19/2010
 

Doug DeVita Biography

Doug DeVita
His play Just A Rumor (co-written with Gary Lyons) was a semi-finalist at the Eugene O'Neil Playwright's Conference and had developmental readings at New York's Abingdon Theatre Company and London's Menier Chocolate Factory. Other work includes Gold Diggers of the 1, 2, & 3 and Something To Dance About (also written with Mr. Lyons); Confessions of a Serial Egg Donor; Goddess of the Hunt; and The Phillie Trilogy. The third play in that trilogy, BBQ, was read at Benaroya Hall in Seattle last June, and the first play, Checking The Basement for Leaks, is being produced this summer by the Gallery Players Black Box Festival of New Works (in New York) and The Driftwood Players Short Play Festival (in Seattle). Mr. DeVita is a proud member of The Dramatists Guild of America.




Doug DeVita News

As Ticket Sales Soar, Fans Turn to Live Stream of DAVID SABELLA: 25CHICAGO25 at Feins Photo As Ticket Sales Soar, Fans Turn to Live Stream of DAVID SABELLA: 25CHICAGO25 at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 8, 2021

Chicago turns twenty-five this year and OG cast member David Sabella has created a celebration show that has sold so well that fans are flocking to the internet to score tickets to the live stream simulcast.

Megan Hilty, Linda Eder, Mykal Kilgore & More to Perform at Feinstein's/54 Below in N Photo Megan Hilty, Linda Eder, Mykal Kilgore & More to Perform at Feinstein's/54 Below in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2021

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

Jana Robbins & Haley Swindal to Join David Sabella in 25CHICAGO25 at Feinstein's/54 B Photo Jana Robbins & Haley Swindal to Join David Sabella in 25CHICAGO25 at Feinstein's/54 Below
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2021

David Sabella, original co-star in CHICAGO, the Musical, will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Broadway’s longest running American musical with the music of Kander & Ebb and a special behind-the-scenes look at the show’s creation and his long history with it.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2021

DAVID SABELLA Will Perform “25CHICAGO25”  at Feinstein's/54 Below November 17th Photo DAVID SABELLA Will Perform “25CHICAGO25” at Feinstein's/54 Below November 17th
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 19, 2021

As Chicago, the longest-running revival in the history of Broadway (indeed, the longest-running American Musical ever), celebrates 25 years on The Great White Way, OG cast member David Sabella has some memories to share, and some Kander & Ebb music.

INDIE ART TODAY Hosts Live Video Panels On The Post-COVID Future Of Theatre Photo INDIE ART TODAY Hosts Live Video Panels On The Post-COVID Future Of Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2021

This past Sunday, Indie Art Today - hosted by award-winning writer and producer Anthony J. Piccione - began its three week series of live video panels on the future of theatre in the post-COVID era with a live panel featuring five playwrights, with two more panels featuring directors and actors scheduled for May 16th & 23rd, respectively.

Fresh Fruit Festival Gets FIERCE On The Radio Photo Fresh Fruit Festival Gets FIERCE On The Radio
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 17, 2021

A regional favorite for some time, the play has been turned into a screenplay and is currently in development as a motion picture. In the meantime, playwright/screenwriter Doug DeVita has reworked the piece into a joyous radio-style play

Doug DeVita Presents THE FIERCE URGENCY OF NOW as Radio Play Photo Doug DeVita Presents THE FIERCE URGENCY OF NOW as Radio Play
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2021

Doug DeVita's witty exploration of homophobia and ageism in the ad world becomes a radio play. Premiering in March. Doug DeVita's fast-paced comedy, The Fierce Urgency of Now, has multiple lives across the country. A regional favorite for some time, the play has been turned into a screenplay and is currently in development as a motion picture.

The Fresh Fruit Festival Presents LGBTQ Monologues On Film Photo The Fresh Fruit Festival Presents LGBTQ Monologues On Film
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2020

The Fresh Fruit Festival, now in its 19th consecutive year, is presenting works in the following format for development in filmed virtual presentation: LGBTQ MONOLOGUES, curated by Rachel Kara Perez and artistic director, Dennis Corsi. 

NIGEL, GUYS, AND DOLLS Will Premiere During the Fresh Fruit Festival Photo NIGEL, GUYS, AND DOLLS Will Premiere During the Fresh Fruit Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 3, 2020

Former Artistic Director for Westside Repertory Theater, Doug DeVita has had work produced in New York, Los Angeles, Seattle, New Jersey, Connecticut, and London.