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Gabriel Barre

 
Date of Birth: August 26, 1957 (64)

Birth Place: Brattleboro, VT, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Raven
  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
US Premiere, 1998
Parsee Man
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Franz
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Marvin Fischbein
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1992
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Korunsky
Peasant
Man at Party
Constantine Levin (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Ariel
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Sebastian
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1989
Performer
Trinkulus
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Soapy
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Fabrizio
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1987
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1986
Man on Stilts
Laertes
Sam
Ragman
Sam (Sweatshop Worker)
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Troshin
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 1985
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Jerry
  [East Haddam, CT (Regional)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1992
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Director
 
[Chicago, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[East Haddam, CT (Regional), 2006]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2005]
Director
 
[New York, 2005]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 2004]
Director
 
[New York, 2003]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Director/Choreographer
Director
Choreographer
 
[Chester, CT (Regional), 2000]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Chester, CT (Regional), 2000]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Director
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 1999]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Waterford, CT (Regional), 1999]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 1999]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 1997]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Regional (US), 1997]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 1996]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Movement Director
 
[Regional (US), 2004]
Director

Photos

Gabriel Barre Photo

Gabriel Barre

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Date:
02/15/2019
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Gabriel Barre

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02/15/2019
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Gabriel Barre

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Date:
02/15/2019
Gabriel Barre, Tony Yazbeck, Corey Cott, Laura Osnes and Norm Lewis Photo

Gabriel Barre, Tony Yazbeck, Corey Cott, Laura Osnes and Norm Lewis

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Date:
02/15/2019
Rachel Reiner, Gabriel Barre and Eric Parness Photo

Rachel Reiner, Gabriel Barre and Eric Parness

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Date:
02/10/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Raven

  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
US Premiere, 1998
Parsee Man

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Franz

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Marvin Fischbein

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1992
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Korunsky

Peasant

Man at Party

Constantine Levin (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Ariel

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Sebastian

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1989
Performer

Trinkulus

  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Soapy

  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Fabrizio

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1987
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1986
Man on Stilts

Laertes

Sam

Ragman

Sam (Sweatshop Worker)

  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Troshin

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 1985
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Jerry

  [East Haddam, CT (Regional)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1992
Performer

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director

[Broadway, 2015]
Director

[Chicago, 2014]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director

[East Haddam, CT (Regional), 2006]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2005]
Director

[New York, 2005]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Director

[Regional (US), 2004]
Director

[New York, 2003]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Director/Choreographer

Director

Choreographer

[Chester, CT (Regional), 2000]
Director/Choreographer

[Chester, CT (Regional), 2000]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Director

Director

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Director

[Regional (US), 1999]
Director/Choreographer

[Waterford, CT (Regional), 1999]
Director

[Regional (US), 1999]
Director

[Regional (US), 1997]
Director/Choreographer

[Regional (US), 1997]
Director

[Regional (US), 1996]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Movement Director

[Regional (US), 2004]
Director


Gabriel Barre Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Director - Musical Gold Star
Gabriel Barre, The Wild Party (Manhattan Theatre Club)
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Gabriel Barre, The Wild Party
 
Tony Awards - 1989 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Gabriel Barre , Starmites

Gabriel Barre News

Florida Studio Theatre Announces Return Of The Richard And Betty Burdick New Play Fes Photo Florida Studio Theatre Announces Return Of The Richard And Betty Burdick New Play Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022

Florida Studio Theatre announces its 38th Richard and Betty Burdick New Play Festival, presenting three staged readings of new works by contemporary American theatre artists and playwrights.

Delaware Theatre Company Announces 2022/23 Season Photo Delaware Theatre Company Announces 2022/23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2022

Delaware Theatre Company announces its 2022/23 Season. DTC will be returning for a full, five-show season‚ÄĒits 43rd‚ÄĒon September 14, with live performances inside the theatre, including world premiere Broadway-bound musicals, farcical satires and searing dramas.

A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST Will Close This Sunday Photo A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST Will Close This Sunday
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2021

A Turtle on a Fence Post, a new musical comedy, will close on Sunday, November 21 at Theater 555 (555 W. 42nd Street). At the time of closing, the show will have played 18 previews and 9 performances. A Turtle on a Fence Post has a book by Prisoner #11RO731*, music by Austin Nuckols, and lyrics by Lily Dwoskin.

VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST Photo VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2021

A Turtle on a Fence Post, a new musical comedy, is currently playing at the newly renamed Theater 555 (555 W. 42nd Street) with opening night set for November 14.

Paul Bogaev And Gabriel Barre Attached To Musical In Development 38 MINUTES Photo Paul Bogaev And Gabriel Barre Attached To Musical In Development 38 MINUTES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 9, 2021

The Hawaiian Missile Crisis is now being developed as a stage musical, '38 MINUTES,' by its conceptor and composer Holly Doubet, with playwright Joseph McDonough, and composers Kathy Babylon and John Vester. The musical will enjoy its first professional concert reading at the Sammons Center for the Arts in Dallas, Texas on December 9 and 10, 2021.

BWW Interview: Meet A TURTLE ON A FENCEPOST Star, Garth Kravits Photo BWW Interview: Meet A TURTLE ON A FENCEPOST Star, Garth Kravits
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 9, 2021

A Turtle on a Fence Post, a new musical comedy, is currently in performances at the newly renamed Theater 555 (555 W. 42nd Street), where it will open on November 14. Below, BroadwayWorld is checking in with Garth Kravits, who plays Hank- the leading character and writer of the show!

Photos: Theater 555 Presents A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST Photo Photos: Theater 555 Presents A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2021

A Turtle on a Fence Post, a new musical comedy, is currently playing at the newly renamed Theater 555 (555 W. 42nd Street) with opening night set for November 14.

Performances Begin Tomorrow for A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST Photo Performances Begin Tomorrow for A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2021

A Turtle on a Fence Post, a new musical comedy, will play the newly renamed Theater 555 (555 W. 42nd Street) with performances beginning tomorrow October 26, and opening on November 14.

Austin Pendleton and Katharine Cullison Head Cast Of Five In THE DARK OUTSIDE By Bern Photo Austin Pendleton and Katharine Cullison Head Cast Of Five In THE DARK OUTSIDE By Bernard Kops
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 18, 2021

In 'The Dark Outside' by Bernard Kops, a birthday celebration for a one-armed East London tailor, who is in a life crisis, brings home his three grown children.

A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST Announces  Complete Cast & Creative Team Photo A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST Announces Complete Cast & Creative Team
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2021

Max Brod Productions announced today the complete cast and creative team for the new off-Broadway musical comedy A Turtle on a Fence Post, set to re-open the newly renamed Theater 555 (555 W. 42nd Street) with performances beginning Tuesday, October 26, 2021.

Gabriel Barre Videos

VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST VideoVIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of A TURTLE ON A FENCE POST
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2021

A Turtle on a Fence Post, a new musical comedy, is currently playing at the newly renamed Theater 555 (555 W. 42nd Street) with opening night set for November 14.

Broadway Rewind: AMAZING GRACE Sings Out on Broadway with Josh Young and More! VideoBroadway Rewind: AMAZING GRACE Sings Out on Broadway with Josh Young and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 25, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when Amazing Grace arrived at the Nederlander Theatre, where it played for 116 performances.

Broadway Rewind: THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Returns with Tony Yazbeck, Corey Cott, Laura O VideoBroadway Rewind: THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Returns with Tony Yazbeck, Corey Cott, Laura Osnes & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 13, 2020

Today we rewind to 2019 for Manhattan Concert Productions' presentation of The Scarlet Pimpernel. Directed by Gabriel Barre, it starred Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Corey Cott, Norm Lewis, Dana Costello, Drew Gehling and more.

Video: Get A First Look At Goodspeed Musicals' BILLY ELLIOT VideoVideo: Get A First Look At Goodspeed Musicals' BILLY ELLIOT
by Alan Henry - Sep 17, 2019

Sometimes being brave means being yourself! This fall Goodspeed Musicals' production of Billy Elliot The Musical will spark with infectious energy. This tour-de-force of dance based on the British movie of the same name, will run September 13 a?' November 24 at The Goodspeed in East Haddam, Conn. [Official Press Opening will be October 2, 2019].

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Norm Lewis & More in THE SCARL VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Norm Lewis & More in THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 19, 2019

Just last night, Manhattan Concert Productions presented a concert performance of Frank Wildhorn and Nan Knighton's musical comedy The Scarlet Pimpernel at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Gabriel Barre (Stage Director) and Jason Howland (Music Director) reunited to lead the cast and creative team. The performance also featured a chorus of over 200 singers from the across the United States, a professional cast and creative team, and the New York City Chamber Orchestra.

BWW TV: Go Into the Fire with Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Norm Lewis & More in Rehears VideoBWW TV: Go Into the Fire with Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Norm Lewis & More in Rehearsals for THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL!
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 15, 2019

On February 18, Manhattan Concert Productions will present a concert performance of Frank Wildhorn and Nan Knighton's musical comedy The Scarlet Pimpernel at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Gabriel Barre (Stage Director) and Jason Howland (Music Director) reunite to lead the cast and creative team in this concert performance of The Scarlet Pimpernel. The performance will feature a chorus of over 200 singers from the across the United States, a professional cast and creative team, and the New York City Chamber Orchestra.

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Frank Wildhorn, Nan Knighton & Gabriel Barre Get Ready  VideoBackstage with Richard Ridge: Frank Wildhorn, Nan Knighton & Gabriel Barre Get Ready to Go Back Into the Fire with THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 8, 2019

In just two weeks, Manhattan Concert Productions will present a concert performance of Frank Wildhorn and Nan Knighton's musical comedy The Scarlet Pimpernel at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Gabriel Barre (Stage Director) and Jason Howland (Music Director) reunite to lead the cast and creative team in this concert performance of The Scarlet Pimpernel. The performance will feature a chorus of over 200 singers from the across the United States, a professional cast and creative team, and the New York City Chamber Orchestra.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Chilina Kennedy Led A SIGN OF THE TIMES at Delaware Theate VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Chilina Kennedy Led A SIGN OF THE TIMES at Delaware Theater Co
by Alan Henry - Dec 4, 2018

A Sign of the Times, a new musical featuring the songs of Petula Clark and multiple hit-makers of the 1960s, will join the Delaware Theater Company's 40th Anniversary Season, from November 28 - December 23.

BWW TV: Going Behind the Scenes at Rehearsal for the 2018 Jimmy Awards! VideoBWW TV: Going Behind the Scenes at Rehearsal for the 2018 Jimmy Awards!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 22, 2018

Preparations for the 2018 Jimmy Awards celebrating outstanding achievement in high school theatre around the nation are well underway and BroadwayWorld was on hand to bring you all the action from rehearsals! Check out BWW Correspondent, Katie Lynch, get all the behind the scenes scoop in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: ABC News Tracks Beginning of New Broadway Musical AMAZING GRACE
by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2015

Broadway's new musical AMAZING GRACE began previews on June 25, 2015 at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41st Street) and officially opened on Thursday, July 16. In honor of the show's opening, ABC News has gone inside the show's long journey to New York - check out the segment below!


Gabriel Barre Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gabriel Barre been in?
Gabriel Barre has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Gabriel Barre been in?
Gabriel Barre has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Gabriel Barre been nominated for?
Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Wild Party (Manhattan Theatre Club) Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Wild Party and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Starmites .

What awards has Gabriel Barre won?
Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Wild Party (Manhattan Theatre Club)and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Starmites.