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Ed Dixon

 
Date of Birth: September 02, 1948 (74)

Birth Place: Oklahoma, USA

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Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2018
Sir Anthony Absolute
  [Regional (US)]
US Premiere, 2018
Max
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Production, 2014
Character Man One
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2008
Charles Redmond
Mr.
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 2007
Old Max
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2007
Modern Major General
  [East Haddam, CT (Regional)]
Goodspeed Production, 2006
Major General
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Revival, 2006
M. Lindsay Woolsey
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2005
Performer
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2005
Albert Blossom
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Armand
Armand
  [New York]
Workshop, 2004
Jarvis Lorry
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2004
Performer
Jeorge
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Max Detweiler
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2002
Alfred P. Doolittle
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2001
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Senator Clyde Carlin
Ex-President Arthur Hockstader (Standby)
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2000
Charles
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2000
Sir Hubert Insdale
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
Piet Wetjoen
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Ozzy
Ozzy
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Ragueneau
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Clopin
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1987
Thénardier [Replacement]
Thénardier [Replacement]
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer
Captain Ahab
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1984
Cardinal Richelieu
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Concert, 1983
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1979
Chancellor
Belasco
Isaac
Isaac/Belasco/Chancellor
  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Isaac/Belasco/Chancellor
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1979
Isaac/Belasco/Chancellor
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1976
M. de Rougemont
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1975
Performer
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1971
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1971
Nanette's Friend
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 1973
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Book, Music, Lyrics

Writing

Playwright
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Music
Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist
Composer/Lyricist


Ed Dixon Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Solo Performance Gold Star
Ed Dixon, Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Solo Performance
Ed Dixon, Georgie: My Adventures with George Ross
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical Gold Star
Ed DixonSunset Boulevard
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical
Ed DixonSaving Aimee
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1987 - Outstanding Actor - Musical
Ed Dixon, Shylock

Ed Dixon News

Audrey Cardwell, Ed Dixon & More to Star in CHRISTMAS IN CONNECTICUT World Premiere a Photo Audrey Cardwell, Ed Dixon & More to Star in CHRISTMAS IN CONNECTICUT World Premiere at Goodspeed Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2022

Goodspeed Musicals has announced the cast for the world premiere of¬†Christmas in Connecticut¬†‚Äď A New Musical.¬†The holiday-themed musical comedy that is sure to delight audiences will run from Nov. 18 ‚Äď Dec. 30 at The Goodspeed.

Review: FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS IN CONCERT at 54 Below Is All The Things Photo Review: FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS IN CONCERT at 54 Below Is All The Things
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 17, 2022

Robert W. Schneider and Michael Lavine do themselves, 54 Below, and Broadway proud with their remarkable historical concert.

Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week Photo Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 3, 2022

Next week,¬†54 Below will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.¬†A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards¬ģ¬†Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Rupert Holmes, OBC HAIR Cast Members & More Join 54 CELEBRATES FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICA Photo Rupert Holmes, OBC HAIR Cast Members & More Join 54 CELEBRATES FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 29, 2022

Tony Award winner Rupert Holmes (Drood), Heather MacRae (OBC Hair), Michael McElroy (appearing via video, Rent) and Natalie Mosco (OBC Hair) have been added to FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS: IN CONCERT at 54 Below on September 11th, 2022 at 9:30pm.

André De Shields, Arbender J. Robinson & Amy Jo Jackson Join 54 CELEBRATES FIFTY KEY Photo André De Shields, Arbender J. Robinson & Amy Jo Jackson Join 54 CELEBRATES FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022

Tony Award winner André De Shields (Hadestown), Arbender J. Robinson (Shuffle Along), and Amy Jo Jackson (Kinky Boots) have been added to FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS: IN CONCERT at 54 Below on September 11th, 2022 at 9:30pm.

Lee Roy Reams, Anita Gillette & More to Star in FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS at 54 Below Photo Lee Roy Reams, Anita Gillette & More to Star in FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2022

Routledge Press’ new book FIFTY KEY STAGE MUSICALS by Robert W. Schneider and Shannon Agnew, which rounds-up fifty musicals whose creations were seminal in altering the landscape of musical theater, is now being given a one night only concert with the artists who helped create these monumental musicals at 54 Below, Broadway’s Supper Club.

Photos: Robert W. Schneider partners with Sheet Music Man Michael Lavine & A Roster O Photo Photos: Robert W. Schneider partners with Sheet Music Man Michael Lavine & A Roster Of Broadway Veterans For 10 YEARS OF MUSICAL THEATRE HISTORY At 54 Below
by Bobby Patrick - May 3, 2022

In one of the best group shows of all time, Michael Lavine and Robert W. Schneider turn 54 Below into a glamorous history lesson celebrating Broadway.

A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Be Photo A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

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

Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases! Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - May 2, 2022

This May, Broadway fans will be treated to an exciting lineup of new albums, concerts, television shows, and movies to binge. From the new Spring Awakening: Those You've Known documentary on HBO to new additions to Feinstein's/54 Below's concert livestream slate, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

Ahrens & Flaherty, Joe Iconis & More Join Feinstein's/54 Below 10th Anniversary Celeb Photo Ahrens & Flaherty, Joe Iconis & More Join Feinstein's/54 Below 10th Anniversary Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

From reviving the jewels of the canon to concerts celebrating Broadway’s theatres, Feinstein’s/54 Below audiences have taken countless trips down a magical memory lane. Now, to celebrate their tenth year in operation, Feinstein’s/54 Below will be celebrating these wonderful musical moments that appeared on their stage.

Ed Dixon Videos

A Christmas #TBT With The 2007 Opening Night of THE GRINCH WHO STOLE CHRISTMAS Videoplay
A Christmas #TBT With The 2007 Opening Night of THE GRINCH WHO STOLE CHRISTMAS

by Jeffrey Vizcaino - Dec 20, 2018

Christmas is almost here so we decided to spread some Christmas cheer with this week's #TBT! So once again our social media manager dove into the BroadwayWorld archives and found the Opening Night video of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! - The Musical from 2007! Watch the video below as a Patrick Page talks about starring as the famous Christmas grump and [Title of Show]'s Hunter Bell, who made his Broadway debut in the production! Enjoy the throwback video below!

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals Of The Harriet Harris, Ed Dixon Lead World Premiere Of RI Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals Of The Harriet Harris, Ed Dixon Lead World Premiere Of RIVALS at Bristol Riverside Theatre

by Alan Henry - Oct 29, 2018

Bristol Riverside Theatre continues its 2018-19 season with the world premiere of the new musical comedy The Rivals, based on the famously funny farce about Mrs. Malaprop, running October 30 - November 18. Check out footage of the cast in rehearsal below!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Sally Struthers In GRUMPY OLD MEN At Ogunquit Playhouse Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Sally Struthers In GRUMPY OLD MEN At Ogunquit Playhouse

by Alan Henry - Aug 27, 2018

Fasten your seat belt, it's going to be a grumpy ride! The Ogunquit Playhouse is proud to produce the U.S. premiere of the new musical-comedy, Grumpy Old Men the Musical on stage through September 1 - just in time to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the hit film that starred Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Ann-Margret. This hilarious new show was penned by Dan Remmes, with music by Neil Berg and lyrics by Nick Meglin. Director for the Ogunquit production of Grumpy Old Men the Musical is Matt Lenz.

VIDEO: On This Day, February 21- Menier Chocolate Factory's Production of SUNDAY IN T Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, February 21- Menier Chocolate Factory's Production of SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Lands on Broadway

by A.A. Cristi - Feb 21, 2018

On this day in 2008, the Menier Chocolate Factory's production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, Sunday in the Park with George opened on Broadway.

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of GEORGIE: MY ADVENTURES WITH GEORGE ROSE
by TV - Opening Night Special - Feb 3, 2017

Producers Martin Platt and David Elliott with Mary Cossette, Jamie deRoy, Riki Kane Larimer, Richard Winkler, and Mike Blank, present the New York premiere of Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose, the new play written by and starring Ed Dixon (Sunset Boulevard, LES MISERABLES) with direction by Eric Schaeffer (Follies, Million Dollar Quartet).

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Watch Goodspeed's A WONDERFUL LIFE in Rehearsal!
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2015

Grammy and Emmy Award-winner Joe Raposo and Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner Sheldon Harnick's uplifting musical A WONDERFUL LIFE reminds us how one person's life can touch that of so many others. Based on the beloved 1946 holiday movie classic, this charming musical is sure to inspire and entertain. A WONDERFUL LIFE will run tonight, September 18, through November 29 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. Official Press Opening will be October 14, 2015. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal below!

STAGE TUBE: Ed Dixon and More in Promo for Signature Theatre's CLOAK AND DAGGER World Premiere
by Stage Tube - Jun 6, 2014

Virginia's Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre closes out its 2013/2014 season with the world premiere musical Cloak and Dagger, directed by Signature Theatre's Artistic DirectorEric Schaeffer (Broadway's Follies, Million Dollar Quartet). From Helen Hayes Award Winner Ed Dixon (Signature's Sunset Boulevard) comes this screwball musical comedy send-up of the 1950s film noir.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Ben Williams and Ed Dixon in Highlights of OSWALD: THE ACTUAL INTERROGATION at Casa Manana
by Stage Tube - Nov 14, 2013

Wally Jones, President and Executive Producer is proud to announce the regional premiere of Oswald: The Actual Interrogation by Dennis Richard, as part of the 2013-2014 Broadway at Casa Ma√Īana Season, now playing through November 17, 2013. Single tickets are now on sale. Check out highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes - SENSE & SENSIBILITY's Creative Team Talks Denver Debut and Broadway Aims
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2013

On ths week's 'In Focus with Eden Lane', host Eden follows up with SENSE & SENSIBILITY's creators -- Neal Hampton (music), Jeffrey Haddow (book / lyrics), and Marcia Milgrom Dodge (director & Tony-nominee for RAGTIME). Click below to watch the interviews!

BWW TV: Costume Designer, ESosa, Talks Costumes in SENSE AND SENSIBILITY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2013

The Denver Center Theatre Company's (DCTC) world premiere production of SENSE & SENSIBILITY THE MUSICAL, with book and lyrics by Jeffrey Haddow and music by Neal Hampton, will be staged by Director and Choreographer Marcia Milgrom Dodge, whose recent Broadway revival of Ragtime received seven Tony Award nominations. SENSE & SENSIBILITY THE MUSICAL will receive its world premiere production April 5 - May 26, 2013. Check out the video below of ESosa talking about the costume designs.


Ed Dixon Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ed Dixon been in?
Ed Dixon has appeared on Broadway in 10 shows.

How many West End shows has Ed Dixon been in?
Ed Dixon has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Ed Dixon been nominated for?
Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose , Outstanding Solo Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Georgie: My Adventures with George Ross , Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Sunset Boulevard Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Saving Aimee and Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Shylock .

What awards has Ed Dixon won?
Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Georgie: My Adventures with George Roseand Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Sunset Boulevard.

How many shows has Ed Dixon written?
Ed Dixon has written 4 shows including Shylock (Composer/Lyricist), Richard Cory (Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist), Fanny Hill (Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist), Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose (Playwright).