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Fitz Patton

 
Bio:
Patton's Broadway credits include Bernhart/Hamlet, Three Tall Women, Meteor Shower, Present Laughter, The Little Foxes, The Humans (Drama Desk Award), Our Mother’s Brief Affair, Blackbird, The Father, An Act of God, It’s Only a Play, Airline Highway, The Other Place, Outside Mullingar, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Patton's Broadway credits include Bernhart/Hamlet, Three Tall Women, Meteor Shower, Present Laughter, The Little Foxes, The Humans (Drama Desk Award), Our Mother’s Brief Affair, Blackbird, The Father, An Act of God, It’s Only a Play, Airline Highway, The Other Place, Outside Mullingar, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Original Music
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Original Music & Sound
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Sound Design and Original Composition
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Original Music & Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Original Music and Sound Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Composer & Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Original Music
Sound Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Original Music and Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Original Music and Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Original Music and Sound Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Original Music and Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009] Cancelled
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Assistant Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Composer
Sound Designer

Writing

Music

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2022]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Original Music

Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2019]
Original Music & Sound

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Sound Design and Original Composition

[Broadway, 2019]
Original Music & Sound Design

[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2018]
Original Music and Sound Design

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Composer & Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Design

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Original Music

Sound Design

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Original Music and Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Original Music and Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Original Music and Sound Design

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Original Music and Sound Design

[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2009] Cancelled
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Composer

Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Composer

Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2005]
Assistant Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Composer

Sound Designer

Writing
Music

Fitz Patton Biography

Patton's Broadway credits include Bernhart/Hamlet, Three Tall Women, Meteor Shower, Present Laughter, The Little Foxes, The Humans (Drama Desk Award), Our Mother’s Brief Affair, Blackbird, The Father, An Act of God, It’s Only a Play, Airline Highway, The Other Place, Outside Mullingar, Casa Valentina.
Off-Broadway his work has included Torch Song; Napoli, Brooklyn; Yen; Prodigal Son; The Other Place (Drama Desk nomination); and When the Rain Stops Falling (Drama Desk and Lortel Awards).
He is the founding editor of Chance Magazine, a serialized art book on performance and design.

Fitz Patton Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Original Score
Fitz Patton, The Rose Tattoo
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Music in a Play Gold Star
Fitz PattonChoir Boy
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Play
Fitz Patton, Choir Boy
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Sound Design of a Play Gold Star
Fitz Patton, Choir Boy
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Sound Design
Fitz Patton, Napoli, Brooklyn
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Play Gold Star
Fitz Patton, The Humans
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Play
Fitz Patton, An Act of God
 
The Lortels - 2016 - Outstanding Sound Design
Fitz Patton, The Humans
 
The Lortels - 2011 - Outstanding Sound Design
Fitz Patton, The Other Place
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Play Gold Star
Fitz Patton, When the Rain Stops Falling
 
The Lortels - 2010 - Outstanding Sound Design Gold Star
Fitz Patton, When the Rain Stops Falling

Fitz Patton News

Review: 4000 MILES at Westport Country Playhouse Photo Review: 4000 MILES at Westport Country Playhouse
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Aug 28, 2022

Stellar cast, but some issues with prize-winning show.

Photos/Video: First Look At 4000 MILES At Westport Country Playhouse Photo Photos/Video: First Look At 4000 MILES At Westport Country Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse will stage “4000 Miles,” a Pulitzer Prize finalist and Obie Award-winning comedy/drama, written by Amy Herzog and directed by David Kennedy Playhouse associate artistic director, from August 23 – September 4.

Dorset Theatre Festival Opens World Premiere of THIRST Directed By Theresa Rebeck Photo Dorset Theatre Festival Opens World Premiere of THIRST Directed By Theresa Rebeck
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Dorset Theatre Festival's 45th Season of professional summer theatre will conclude with the World Premiere of Thirst, written by Irish-American playwright Ronán Noone, directed by the Festival's resident playwright, Theresa Rebeck. 

Westport Country Playhouse Stages Award-Winning Dramedy 4000 MILES Photo Westport Country Playhouse Stages Award-Winning Dramedy 4000 MILES
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse will stage “4000 Miles,” a Pulitzer Prize finalist and Obie Award-winning comedy/drama, written by Amy Herzog and directed by David Kennedy Playhouse associate artistic director, from August 23 – September 4. The four-member cast for “4000 Miles” features Mia Dillon as Vera Joseph with Clay Singer as Leo Joseph-Connell, Lea DiMarchi as Bec, and Phoebe Holden as Amanda.

Photos: First Look at the World Premiere of Jade Anouka's HEART at Audible Theater Photo Photos: First Look at the World Premiere of Jade Anouka's HEART at Audible Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2022

Production photos have been released for the world premiere production of HEART, written by and starring acclaimed British performer and poet Jade Anouka, directed by Ola Ince, and produced by Audible Inc. – the leading creator and provider of premium audio storytelling – in association with Kate Pakenham Productions. See the photos here!

Audible Theater's HEART Begins Performances This Weekend Photo Audible Theater's HEART Begins Performances This Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022

The world premiere of HEART, written by and starring acclaimed British performer and poet Jade Anouka, directed by Ola Ince, and produced by Audible Inc. – the leading creator and provider of premium audio storytelling – in association with Kate Pakenham Productions, begins performances this Saturday, July 9.

Dorset Theatre Festival Opens 45th Season With Revival Of Classic Thriller, WAIT UNTI Photo Dorset Theatre Festival Opens 45th Season With Revival Of Classic Thriller, WAIT UNTIL DARK
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2022

Dorset Theatre Festival will open the 45th Season of professional summer theatre at the Dorset Playhouse with a regional revival of the classic thriller, Wait Until Dark, directed by Jackson Gay.

Photos: First Look at Jade Anouka in Rehearsals for the World Premiere of HEART Photo Photos: First Look at Jade Anouka in Rehearsals for the World Premiere of HEART
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022

Rehearsal photos are now available for the world premiere of HEART, written by and starring acclaimed British performer and poet Jade Anouka, directed by Ola Ince. Check them out here! HEART will begin performances on Saturday, July 9 with an official opening on Sunday, July 17.

Audible Theater Announces World Premiere of Jade Anouka's HEART Photo Audible Theater Announces World Premiere of Jade Anouka's HEART
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

Audible Inc. has announced the world premiere of HEART, written by and starring British performer and poet Jade Anouka, directed by Ola Ince.

CINDERELLA Will Be Performed at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati This December Photo CINDERELLA Will Be Performed at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati This December
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati revives one of its most treasured family-friendly holiday musicals, Cinderella, by local playwright Joseph McDonough with lyrics by David Kisor and music by Fitz Patton, playing December 1-30, 2021.

Fitz Patton Videos

Tonys TV: Best Sound Design of a Play, Fitz Patton VideoTonys TV: Best Sound Design of a Play, Fitz Patton
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2019

Fitz Patton has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Sound Design of a Play for CHOIR BOY.

BWW TV: Get an Inside Look at CHOIR BOY VideoBWW TV: Get an Inside Look at CHOIR BOY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 4, 2019

Check out the video below for a look inside Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, written by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney

Video: First Look at THE UNDERSTUDY at Westport Country Playhouse VideoVideo: First Look at THE UNDERSTUDY at Westport Country Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse will stage the recent Off-Broadway hit, 'The Understudy,' a backstage comedy about a Hollywood action star rehearsing for a role on Broadway amid tensions with his understudy.  The cast includes Eric Bryant, Connecticut Critics Circle Award winner; Brett Dalton of ABC's 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'; and Andrea Syglowski, award-winning actress. Running August 14 through September 1, the comedy is written by Theresa Rebeck, creator of NBC's show business drama, 'Smash,' and directed by David Kennedy, Westport Country Playhouse associate artistic director.

Video: Westport Country Playhouse Presents A FLEA IN HER EAR VideoVideo: Westport Country Playhouse Presents A FLEA IN HER EAR
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse stages the lavish, large-cast comedy, "A Flea in Her Ear," newly adapted by David Ives from the original by Georges Feydeau, and directed by Mark Lamos, Westport Country Playhouse artistic director.  Fresh from a sold-out run by Delaware's Resident Ensemble Players (REP), a professional theater located at the University of Delaware, the co-production with the REP runs in Westport July 10 - 28.  

VIDEO: Laurie Metcalf Discusses Her Love of Theatre on The TODAY Show VideoVIDEO: Laurie Metcalf Discusses Her Love of Theatre on The TODAY Show
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2018

Laurie Metcalf appeared on The TODAY Show this morning, to talk about her career, as well as her love of theatre.

VIDEO: Glenda Jackson Talks Roles for Women and Returning to the Stage in THREE TALL  VideoVIDEO: Glenda Jackson Talks Roles for Women and Returning to the Stage in THREE TALL WOMEN
by Stage Tube - Mar 4, 2018

After a second career as a Member of Britain's Parliament, Oscar-winner Glenda Jackson ('Women in Love,' 'A Touch of Class') has returned to acting, and is now appearing on Broadway in a revival of Edward Albee's 'Three Tall Women.' Mark Phillips of CBS' Sunday Morning talked with Jackson about her life on two very different stages, and with her Broadway co-stars Laurie Metcalf and Alison Pill about working with a legend.

METEOR SHOWER'S Amy Schumer Shares a Theatrical Memory VideoMETEOR SHOWER'S Amy Schumer Shares a Theatrical Memory
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2017

Before tonight's preview of Steve Martin's new comedy, Meteor Shower, one of the show's stars, Amy Schumer, posted a quick theatrical memory of her first appearance in The Sound of Music at age 5. Check out the video below.

VIDEO: APPROPRIATE Comes to Westport Country Playhouse VideoVIDEO: APPROPRIATE Comes to Westport Country Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2017

"Appropriate," the 2014 Obie Award winner for Best New American Play, will be staged at Westport Country Playhouse, from August 15 through September 2. The story of family secrets is written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, 2016 MacArthur Genius Grant Recipient, and directed by David Kennedy, Playhouse associate artistic director.

VIDEO: Cynthia Nixon Talks Challenge of Alternating Roles in Broadway's THE LITTLE FOXES
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 14, 2017

Cynthia Nixon stopped by today's LIVE WITH KELLY to talk about the 'challenges and delights' of alternating the roles of Regina and Birdie with co-star Laura Linney in Lillian Hellman's THE LITTLE FOXES on Broadway.

VIDEO: Sean Hayes Reveals What It's Like Playing The Lord in AN ACT OF GOD
by Caryn Robbins - May 25, 2016

On this morning's TODAY, Sean Hayes stopped by to talk about the Broadway comedy AN ACT OF GOD, where he plays himself inhabited by God.


Fitz Patton Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Fitz Patton written?
Fitz Patton has written 1 shows including The Wooden Breeks (Music).

What awards has Fitz Patton been nominated for?
Best Original Score (Tony Awards) for The Rose Tattoo , Outstanding Music in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Choir Boy , Outstanding Sound Design in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Choir Boy , Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Choir Boy , Outstanding Sound Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Napoli, Brooklyn , Outstanding Sound Design in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Humans , Outstanding Sound Design in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for An Act of God , Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for The Humans , Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for The Other Place Outstanding Sound Design in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for When the Rain Stops Falling and Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for When the Rain Stops Falling .

What awards has Fitz Patton won?
Outstanding Music in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Choir Boy, Best Sound Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Choir Boy, Outstanding Sound Design in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Humans Outstanding Sound Design in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for When the Rain Stops Fallingand Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for When the Rain Stops Falling.