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Gene Persson

 
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Date of Birth: January 12, 1934
Date of Death: June 06, 2008 (74)

Birth Place: Long Beach, CA, USA

Stage Credits

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[Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1982]
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[Off-Broadway, 1982]
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[Off-Broadway, 1980]
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[Broadway, 1974]
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[Broadway, 1971]
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[Broadway, 1969]
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[Broadway, 1968]
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[Broadway, 1967]
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[Off-Broadway, 1967]
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[Off-Broadway, 1966]
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[Off-Broadway, 1966]
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[Off-Broadway, 1963]
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Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1982]
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[Off-Broadway, 1982]
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[Off-Broadway, 1980]
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[Broadway, 1974]
Director

[Broadway, 1971]
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[Broadway, 1969]
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[Broadway, 1968]
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[Broadway, 1967]
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[Off-Broadway, 1967]
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[Off-Broadway, 1966]
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[Off-Broadway, 1966]
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[Off-Broadway, 1963]
Producer


Gene Persson Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1999 - Best Revival of a Musical
Gene Persson, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Gene Persson News

Harlem Stage Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring BLACK ARTS MOVEMENT: EXAMINED & More Photo Harlem Stage Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring BLACK ARTS MOVEMENT: EXAMINED & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

Harlem Stage has announced highlights of its 2022-2023 season, whose centerpiece is a seven-event series devoted to deepening and unpacking understandings of the Black Arts Movement, its intersections with the larger Black Power Movement, and its historic and cultural relevance in today’s America.

The Franklin Performing Arts Company Presents YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN Photo The Franklin Performing Arts Company Presents YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2020

With socially distanced staging, Charlie Brown and the entire Peanuts gang explore life's great questions as they play baseball, struggle with homework, sing songs, swoon over their crushes, and celebrate the joy of friendship. The charming music and humorous vignettes brought to life by the beloved Peanuts characters, offer the laughs and entertainment we need right about now.

A CHARLIE BROWN Holiday Double-Bill Comes to The Waterfront Theatre Photo A CHARLIE BROWN Holiday Double-Bill Comes to The Waterfront Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 9, 2018

Good Grief, it's twice the fun! The holiday sell-out, A Charlie Brown Christmas, is back and playing in a special double bill feature with You're a Good Man Charlie Brown.

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SNOOPY Receives World Premiere at Texas State University; New Song and Music by Larry Grossman and Andrew Lippa, Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Texas State University Department of Theatre and Dance in association with Harrison/Bowman New Works Commission is proud to bring The World According To Snoopy, a revised version of the classic musical Snoopy!!! to the stage in February 2017.

BWW Interview: THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SNOOPY Makes Its Debut at Texas State University
by Lynn Beaver - Feb 2, 2017

Peanuts fans rejoice! THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SNOOPY, a re-imagined sequel to YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN runs at Texas State University from February 14 - 19. A massive undertaking in the debut of this re-worked show, has Peanuts fans, like myself giddy with excitement. Head of Texas State University's Musical Theatre Department, Kaitlin Hopkins, took time from her busy schedule to answer some questions for BWW.

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SNOOPY to Receive World Premiere in Texas
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Texas State University Department of Theatre and Dance in association with Harrison/Bowman New Works Commission is proud to bring The World According to Snoopy, a revised version of the classic musical Snoopy!!! to the stage in February 2017. 

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SNOOPY Receives World Premiere at Texas State University; New Song and Music by Larry Grossman and Andrew Lippa, 2/14
by Christina Mancuso - Jan 17, 2017

Texas State University Department of Theatre and Dance in association with Harrison/Bowman New Works Commission is proud to bring The World According To Snoopy, a revised version of the classic musical Snoopy!!! to the stage in February 2017.

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO SNOOPY Musical Receives Premiere in Texas
by Liz Cearns - Oct 3, 2016

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) and the Humphreys School of Musical Theatre (HSMT) are proud to announce a unique collaboration and joint production with Kaitlin Hopkins and the Texas State University Department of Theatre and Dance to bring The World According To Snoopy, a revised version of the classic musical Snoopy!!! to the stage in February 2017.

Larry Grossman to Develop New Workshop of Snoopy! The Musical at Texas State; Hopkins to Direct, Cates Choreographs
by Robert Diamond - Feb 15, 2015

Nashville Children's Theatre Selects Project Linus For Holiday Charity 2012
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 10, 2012

Nashville Children's Theatre this season-during the run of You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown-has understandably selected Project Linus as its annual holiday season charity, inviting audiences to become involved in the process.


Gene Persson Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Gene Persson been nominated for?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown .