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Ethan Lipton

 
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Ethan Lipton is a playwright, songwriter and singer. Produced plays include TUMACHO, RED-HANDED OTTER, LUTHER, GOODBYE APRIL HELLO MAY, 100 ASPECTS OF THE MOON, and MEAT. His musicals NO PLACE TO GO (Obie award) and THE OUTER SPACE (Lortel nom.) were produced by the Public Theater in Joe’s Pub, ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Ethan Lipton is a playwright, songwriter and singer. Produced plays include TUMACHO, RED-HANDED OTTER, LUTHER, GOODBYE APRIL HELLO MAY, 100 ASPECTS OF THE MOON, and MEAT. His musicals NO PLACE TO GO (Obie award) and THE OUTER SPACE (Lortel nom.) were produced by the Public Theater in Joe’s Pub, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
The Proprietor
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at Joe's Pub, 2017
Performer

Writing

Composer/Lyricist
Playwright

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
The Proprietor

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at Joe's Pub, 2017
Performer

Writing
Composer/Lyricist
Playwright

Ethan Lipton Biography

Ethan Lipton is a playwright, songwriter and singer. Produced plays include TUMACHO, RED-HANDED OTTER, LUTHER, GOODBYE APRIL HELLO MAY, 100 ASPECTS OF THE MOON, and MEAT. His musicals NO PLACE TO GO (Obie award) and THE OUTER SPACE (Lortel nom.) were produced by the Public Theater in Joe’s Pub, and have toured the U.S. and Europe. A 2020 Guggenheim Fellow, Alpert Prize Fellow at MacDowell, alum of the Public’s Emerging Writers Group and Space at Ryder Farm’s Working Farm, a Playwrights Realm Page One Fellow, a Joe’s Pub New York Voices and NYFA grantee, and a Clubbed Thumb associate artist. Plays have been published by Samuel French and Theater. With his band, Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra, he has released four albums and played NYC and beyond, including Celebrate Brooklyn, MASS MoCA, Grand Performances, Theatre de la Ville and All Tomorrow’s Parties. As a performer he appeared in Anne Kauffman's ASSASSINS at City Center and in ERS' original production of GATZ.

Ethan Lipton Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Solo Show
Ethan Lipton, The Outer Space
 
Obie Awards - 2012 - Special Citation Gold Star
Ethan Lipton & His OrchestraNo Place to Go

Ethan Lipton News

Denise Burse, Nora Cole, Ebony Marshall-Oliver & More to Star in Clubbed Thumb's BODI Photo Denise Burse, Nora Cole, Ebony Marshall-Oliver & More to Star in Clubbed Thumb's BODIES THEY RITUAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Clubbed Thumb has announced complete casting for the final production of the rescheduled 25th SUMMERWORKS festival of new plays, Bodies They Ritual. Performances will run June 22-July 2.

Arlington's Signature Theatre Announces 2022/2023 Season Featuring Three Sondheim Pro Photo Arlington's Signature Theatre Announces 2022/2023 Season Featuring Three Sondheim Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

Signature Theatre has¬†announced¬†its 33rd¬†season today, which highlights the organization‚Äôs long-time relationship with the legendary Stephen Sondheim. Signature has produced 31 Sondheim productions in its 32 season history ‚Äď more than any other theater in North America.

Clubbed Thumb Announces Casts for 25th Annual SUMMERWORKS Productions Photo Clubbed Thumb Announces Casts for 25th Annual SUMMERWORKS Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2022

Tony Award-nominated and five-time Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb has announced complete casting for the rescheduled 25th SUMMERWORKS festival of new plays. 

The Playwrights Realm Announces 2022 INK'D Festival of New Plays Photo The Playwrights Realm Announces 2022 INK'D Festival of New Plays
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

The Playwrights Realm will present the 2022 INK’D Festival of New Plays, bringing the festival of readings culminating the organization’s Writing Fellowship program back live in person after holding it online last year.

Christina Sajous, Wesley Taylor & More to Star in CO-FOUNDERS at Joe's Pub Photo Christina Sajous, Wesley Taylor & More to Star in CO-FOUNDERS at Joe's Pub
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

TheatreC & Rhyme Combinator announced today the complete cast for CO-FOUNDERS, a new hip hop musical about the two most unlikely partners in Silicon Valley, that will have a one-night-only concert on Saturday, April 9th at 7:00pm at Joe’s Pub (425 Lafayette Street).

Barbès Celebrates 20th Anniversary At (le) Poisson Rouge, May 15 Photo Barbès Celebrates 20th Anniversary At (le) Poisson Rouge, May 15
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 28, 2022

Beloved Brooklyn music venue Barbès celebrates its 20th anniversary in May by bringing the party to Manhattan with a special show at (le) Poisson Rouge on May 15.

Clubbed Thumb Announces Full Programming For 25th SUMMERWORKS Festival Photo Clubbed Thumb Announces Full Programming For 25th SUMMERWORKS Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 10, 2022

Tony Award-nominated and five-time Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb has¬†announced the complete line-up for the rescheduled 25th SUMMERWORKS festival of new plays. SUMMERWORKS will run May 20 ‚Äď July 2, 2022 at The Wild Project (195 East 3rd Street) and will feature productions of three new plays.

Betty Buckley, Sandra Bernhard & More Announced for Joe's Pub Spring Programming Photo Betty Buckley, Sandra Bernhard & More Announced for Joe's Pub Spring Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2022

Joe‚Äôs Pub is celebrating female performers for Women‚Äôs History Month with Sandra Bernhard, Bridget Everett, Julie Klausner, Priya Darshini, Kathryn Allison, Eleri Ward, Betty Buckley, Brooklyn Raga Massive RńĀginńę Festival (formerly known as the Women‚Äôs Raga Massive Festival), Ayodele Casel, Desaparecidas featuring Daphne Rubin Vega, and more.

MTC Announces Lineup for 2022 Ted Snowdon Reading Series Photo MTC Announces Lineup for 2022 Ted Snowdon Reading Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club announced the lineup for the 2022¬†Ted¬†Snowdon¬†Reading Series. The readings kick off Monday, March 14 and will be held on Mondays through March 28. The readings will take place at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I¬†(131 West 55th¬†Street). All readings are free and open to the public, but space is¬†limited¬†and RSVPs are required.

The Civilians Announces 20th Anniversary Season Photo The Civilians Announces 20th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

The Civilians¬†has announced programming for its¬†20th anniversary season¬†which includes a return to in-person events. The season, running¬†December 13, 2021 ‚Äď June 6, 2022,¬†celebrates the vital and necessary human connections that have made The Civilians thrive for two decades.

Ethan Lipton Videos

Broadway Rewind: Steven Pasquale, Victoria Clark & More Bring Back ASSASSINS VideoBroadway Rewind: Steven Pasquale, Victoria Clark & More Bring Back ASSASSINS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 10, 2020

Today we rewind to 2017 for the Encores! Off-Center production of Assassins- Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's carnival ride through the history of political violence.

BWW TV: ASSASSINS Takes Aim at Encores! Watch Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 12, 2017

Encores! Off-Center kicks off the 2017 season with Assassins! The trigger-happy squad assembled for Assassins, Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's carnival ride through the history of political violence, will star Steven Boyer (John Hinckley Jr.), Alex Brightman(Giuseppe Zangara), Victoria Clark (Sara Jane Moore), John Ellison Conlee (Charles Guiteau), Clifton Duncan (The Balladeer), Shuler Hensley (Leon Czolgosz), Ethan Lipton(The Proprietor), Erin Markey (Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme), Steven Pasquale (John Wilkes Booth), Cory Michael Smith (Lee Harvey Oswald), and Danny Wolohan(Samuel Byck). Assassins will be directed by Anne Kauffman, with music direction by Chris Fenwick and choreography by Lorin Latarro.

BWW TV: They've Got the Right! Watch Highlights from Encores! ASSASSINS in Rehearsal
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 5, 2017

Encores! Off-Center kicks off the 2017 season with Assassins! The trigger-happy squad assembled for Assassins, Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's carnival ride through the history of political violence, will star Steven Boyer (John Hinckley Jr.), Alex Brightman (Giuseppe Zangara), Victoria Clark (Sara Jane Moore), John Ellison Conlee (Charles Guiteau), Clifton Duncan (The Balladeer), Shuler Hensley (Leon Czolgosz), Ethan Lipton (The Proprietor), Erin Markey (Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme), Steven Pasquale (John Wilkes Booth), Cory Michael Smith (Lee Harvey Oswald), and Danny Wolohan(Samuel Byck). Assassins will be directed by Anne Kauffman, with music direction by Chris Fenwick and choreography by Lorin Latarro.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Ethan Lipton's THE OUTER SPACE at the Public Theater
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2017

The Public Theater presents the world premiere of Ethan Lipton's The Outer Space, directed by Leigh Silverman. THE OUTER SPACE has been extended one week through Sunday, April 9, with an official press opening tonight, March 8 in Joe's Pub at The Public. The Outer Space features music composed and performed by Ethan Lipton, Vito Dieterle, Eben Levy, and Ian M. Riggs. 

STAGE TUBE: ALLEGIANCE's Telly Leung Sings 'Second Chances' at Joe's Pub
by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2015

Leung celebrated the album at JOE'S PUB at The Public Theater earlier this week November 23 at 7:00 PM. Check out a clip from the performance below!

BWW TV: Randy Rainbow On The Scene at BROADWAY STANDS UP FOR FREEDOM- with Julia Murney, Lindsay Mendez, Seth Rudetsky and More!
by Randy Rainbow - Jul 26, 2012

On Monday night, Broadway Stands Up for Freedom, the annual benefit concert of the New York Civil Liberties Union (the state-affiliate of the ACLU), was presented at the NYU Skirball Center for Performing Arts. BroadwayWorld's Randy Rainbow stopped by the event where he ran into host Seth Rudetsky, Julia Murney, Lindsay Mendez and more. Check out what they had to say below!


Ethan Lipton Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Ethan Lipton written?
Ethan Lipton has written 2 shows including The Outer Space (Composer/Lyricist), TUMACHO (Playwright).

What awards has Ethan Lipton been nominated for?
Outstanding Solo Show (The Lortels) for The Outer Space and Special Citation (Obie Awards) for No Place to Go .

What awards has Ethan Lipton won?
Special Citation (Obie Awards) for No Place to Go.