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Elevator Repair Service

 
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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere, 2013
Performers

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Creator
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Producer

Writing

Creator
Playwright
Playwright
Creators


Elevator Repair Service Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2012 - Special Citation Gold Star
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Obie Awards - 2012 - Special Citation: Sustained Excellence Gold Star
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The Lortels - 2009 - Outstanding Play
Elevator Repair Service, The Sound and the Fury (April Seventh, 1928)

Elevator Repair Service News

Words From The Wings: April Matthis of THE PIANO LESSON Shares Her Backstage Routine Photo Words From The Wings: April Matthis of THE PIANO LESSON Shares Her Backstage Routine
by Stephi Wild - Nov 4, 2022

We're chatting with April Matthis of The Piano Lesson! She told us all about her backstage routine, must-haves, and more!

The Public Theater's Under the Radar Festival 2023 Line-Up Announced Photo The Public Theater's Under the Radar Festival 2023 Line-Up Announced
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2022

The Public Theater has announced the lineup for the 18th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL, running January 4-22, 2023.

WHERE WE BELONG to Begin Performances at The Public Theater Next Week Photo WHERE WE BELONG to Begin Performances at The Public Theater Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

The Public Theater will begin performances for the New York premiere of WHERE WE BELONG, written and performed by Madeline Sayet and directed by Mei Ann Teo, with a Joseph Papp Free Performance on Friday, October 28.

Photos: BALDWIN & BUCKLEY Celebrate Opening Night Photo Photos: BALDWIN & BUCKLEY Celebrate Opening Night
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 4, 2022

The Public Theater and Elevator Repair Service opened the New York premiere production of Baldwin and Buckley at Cambridge in the Anspacher Theater. Check out photos here!

William Jackson Harper & April Matthis to Star in PRIMARY TRUST World Premiere at Rou Photo William Jackson Harper & April Matthis to Star in PRIMARY TRUST World Premiere at Roundabout Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company's world premiere of Primary Trust by playwright Eboni Booth, directed by Knud Adams, will star Emmy Award nominee William Jackson Harper (‚ÄúThe Underground Railroad‚ÄĚ) and Obie and Outer Critics Circle Award winner April Matthis (The Piano Lesson).

Photos: First Look at Greig Sargeant & More in BALDWIN AND BUCKLEY AT CAMBRIDGE at Th Photo Photos: First Look at Greig Sargeant & More in BALDWIN AND BUCKLEY AT CAMBRIDGE at The Public Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

Elevator Repair Service’s production of BALDWIN AND BUCKLEY AT CAMBRDIGE, now in previews at The Public Theater, will officially open on Sunday, October 2. Get a first look at photos here!

Lorraine Hansberry Statue 'To Sit A While' to Return to New York at Astor Place Durin Photo Lorraine Hansberry Statue 'To Sit A While' to Return to New York at Astor Place During A RAISIN IN THE SUN Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2022

During A RAISIN IN THE SUN’s preview performances through Opening Night, theatergoers will be able to visit To Sit A While, a statue of Lorraine Hansberry by sculptor Alison Saar, at Astor Place.

BALDWIN AND BUCKLEY AT CAMBRIDGE Extends at The Public Through Late October Photo BALDWIN AND BUCKLEY AT CAMBRIDGE Extends at The Public Through Late October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

The Public Theater and Elevator Repair Service will begin previews for the New York premiere production of BALDWIN AND BUCKLEY AT CAMBRIDGE with a Joseph Papp Free Performance on Saturday, September 24 in the Anspacher Theater.

Meet the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON, Beginning Previews Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON, Beginning Previews Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022

The first Broadway revival of August Wilson's The Piano Lesson begins previews tonight, September 19, at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre for its 17-week engagement.  Meet the cast bringing this play back to Broadway!

Suzan-Lori Parks, Leland Fowler, Lauren Molina & More to Star in PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE Photo Suzan-Lori Parks, Leland Fowler, Lauren Molina & More to Star in PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE YEAR World Premiere at The Public
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2022

The Public Theater has announced complete casting for the world premiere of PLAYS FOR THE PLAGUE YEAR, written by and featuring Pulitzer Prize winner and Public Theater Writer-in-Residence Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Bessie Award winner Niegel Smith. 

Elevator Repair Service Videos

Tony Talk: Best Scenic Design of a Musical, David Zinn Videoplay
Tony Talk: Best Scenic Design of a Musical, David Zinn

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 10, 2018

David Zinn has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Scenic Design of a Musical for SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: THE MUSICAL.


Elevator Repair Service Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Elevator Repair Service written?
Elevator Repair Service has written 4 shows including The Sound and the Fury (April Seventh, 1928) (Creator), The Select (The Sun Also Rises) (Playwright), Gatz (Playwright), Arguendo (Creators).

What awards has Elevator Repair Service been nominated for?
Special Citation (Obie Awards) Special Citation: Sustained Excellence (Obie Awards) and Outstanding Play (The Lortels) for The Sound and the Fury (April Seventh, 1928) .

What awards has Elevator Repair Service won?
Special Citation (Obie Awards)and Special Citation: Sustained Excellence (Obie Awards).