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Gerald Schoenfeld

 
Date of Birth: September 22, 1924
Date of Death: November 25, 2008 (84)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer

Photos

Randall Arney, Steppenwolf Artistic Director with Gerald Schoenfeld, Chairman and Ber Photo

Randall Arney, Steppenwolf Artistic Director with Gerald Schoenfeld, Chairman and Bernard B. Jacobs, President of The Shubert Organization, producers of THE GRAPES OF WRATH onstage at the Cort after the show captured the Tony Awards for Best Play and Best Director

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Date:
06/25/2020
Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre Photo

Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre

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11/22/2019
Elaine Joyce & Neil Simon.arriving for the Opening Night Performance of 'Bonnie & Cly Photo

Elaine Joyce & Neil Simon.arriving for the Opening Night Performance of 'Bonnie & Clyde' at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in New York City.

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08/31/2018
The cast during the "Come From Away" Broadway Opening Night Curtain Call at the Geral Photo

The cast during the "Come From Away" Broadway Opening Night Curtain Call at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on March 12, 2017 in New York City.

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12/30/2017
Edward Albee attinding the Broadway Opening Night Performance of.'Gore Vidal's The Be Photo

Edward Albee attinding the Broadway Opening Night Performance of.'Gore Vidal's The Best Man' at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre in New York City on 4/1/2012

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Date:
09/23/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer


Gerald Schoenfeld Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 1982 - Unique Contribution to the Theatre Gold Star
Gerald SchoenfeldNicholas Nickelby

Gerald Schoenfeld News

VIDEO: Take a Gander Downtown with COME FROM AWAY Photo VIDEO: Take a Gander Downtown with COME FROM AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2022

Come From Away is in its final summer on Broadway, which means you have just two more months to catch it at its home at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. When you do, take a gander downtown to check out the show's downtown partners, including One World Observatory, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, and the World Trade Center.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022

Watch the cast of Come From Away perform 'Wecome to the Rock' on TODAY this morning, as part of the show's Citi Music Series. The performance featured Jenn Collela, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Sharone Sayegh, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, and more.

COME FROM AWAY to Perform on the TODAY SHOW on Thursday Photo COME FROM AWAY to Perform on the TODAY SHOW on Thursday
by Michael Major - Jul 18, 2022

COME FROM AWAY currently features Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley, De'Lon Grant, Becky Gulsvig, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Q. Smith, Sharone Sayegh, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber.

COME FROM AWAY Returns To The 5th Avenue Theatre, July 20 - August 7 Photo COME FROM AWAY Returns To The 5th Avenue Theatre, July 20 - August 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2022

The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will return to Seattle for a limited engagement from July 20 to August 7, 2022.

A Guide to Broadway's Long-Running Hits Photo A Guide to Broadway's Long-Running Hits
by Team BWW - Jun 28, 2022

Summer is here and there has never been a better time to revisit Broadway's record-breaking, history-making hits. Which long-running show should you check out this summer? Recap on what's running on Broadway below!

COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19 Photo COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Come From Away on Broadway has been canceled tonight due to the detection of Covid-19 cases within the company.

Photos: Clive Davis and More Turn Out for The Acting Company's 50th Anniversary Gala Photo Photos: Clive Davis and More Turn Out for The Acting Company's 50th Anniversary Gala
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2022

The Acting Company’s 50th Anniversary Gala celebrated the company’s impact across America and new artistic vision for the future on Monday, June 13, 2022 at Capitale in New York City.

Photos: COME FROM AWAY Company Celebrates Becoming Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Photo Photos: COME FROM AWAY Company Celebrates Becoming Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 16, 2022

COME FROM AWAY has become the longest-running show in the 105-year history of Broadway‚Äôs Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To mark the milestone, West 45th Street was renamed ‚ÄúCome From A-Way‚ÄĚ for a day. Check out photos here!

Wake Up With BWW 6/16: Feldstein & Lynch to Depart FUNNY GIRL, First Look at MATILDA  Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/16: Feldstein & Lynch to Depart FUNNY GIRL, First Look at MATILDA THE MUSICAL Film, and More!
by - Jun 16, 2022

Today's top stories include a first look at the upcoming film adaptation of Matilda The Musical, with all new photos and a teaser trailer!  Plus, Beanie Feldstein and Jane Lynch will depart Funny Girl this September, full casting announced for The Devil Wears Prada, and more!

COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Come From Away officially becomes the longest running show in the 105-year history of the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre today with its 1,544th Broadway performance, surpassing the original production of JEKYLL & HYDE.

Gerald Schoenfeld Videos

VIDEO: Take a Gander Downtown with COME FROM AWAY VideoVIDEO: Take a Gander Downtown with COME FROM AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2022

Come From Away is in its final summer on Broadway, which means you have just two more months to catch it at its home at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. When you do, take a gander downtown to check out the show's downtown partners, including One World Observatory, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, and the World Trade Center.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW VideoVIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022

Watch the cast of Come From Away perform 'Wecome to the Rock' on TODAY this morning, as part of the show's Citi Music Series. The performance featured Jenn Collela, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Sharone Sayegh, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, and more.

VIDEO: Petrina Bromley & Astrid Van Wieren Celebrate 5 Years of COME FROM AWAY on Bac VideoVIDEO: Petrina Bromley & Astrid Van Wieren Celebrate 5 Years of COME FROM AWAY on Backstage with Richard Ridge!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 10, 2022

Below, watch as Richard Ridge catches up with two original stars of Broadway's hit musical Come from Away- Petrina Bromley and Astrid Van Wieren.

VIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Joel Hatch Give a Moving Speech at Show's First Night B VideoVIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Joel Hatch Give a Moving Speech at Show's First Night Back
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 8, 2022

Broadway’s Tony & Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away resumed performances last night at Broadway’s Schoenfeld Theatre. Original Cast Member Joel Hatch, who plays Mayor Claude Elliott in the musical based on a remarkable true story, made a brief curtain speech at the end of the show thanking the audiences for supporting Broadway.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Shares Health and Safety Tips for Broadway Audiences VideoVIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Shares Health and Safety Tips for Broadway Audiences
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 1, 2021

Just over a month ago, Come From Away resumed performances on Broadway at the Schoenfeld Theatre, where cast and staff are working hard to keep audiences healthy. Below, watch how the company is taking steps to ensure the safety of all who visit, in accordance with standards set by the Broadway League. For more info, please visit: bit.ly/CFAHealthSafety

VIDEO: Go Inside COME FROM AWAY's Triumphant Return to Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside COME FROM AWAY's Triumphant Return to Broadway!
by Team BWW - Sep 22, 2021

It was the start of a new moment last last the the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, as the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away officially returned to Broadway.

VIDEO: Emily Walton, De'Lon Grant & Jim Walton Explain How They Came Together to Put  VideoVIDEO: Emily Walton, De'Lon Grant & Jim Walton Explain How They Came Together to Put COME FROM AWAY Onscreen
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 10, 2021

Today, September 10, we'll all be welcomed back to the rock when Apple TV+ premieres Come From Away. Watch as Emily Walton, and De'Lon Grant and Jim Walton chat about how they came together to make it all happen.

VIDEO: Irene Sankoff & David Hein Open Up About the Magic of Seeing COME FROM AWAY On VideoVIDEO: Irene Sankoff & David Hein Open Up About the Magic of Seeing COME FROM AWAY Onscreen
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 8, 2021

Come Friday, September 10, we're all islanders again as Apple TV+ premieres Come From Away. Watch as the show's creators, David Hein and Irene Sankoff tell us even more about the process of filming the musical for the screen and how seeing the film made them feel!

VIDEO: How Christopher Ashley Got COME FROM AWAY Camera-Ready VideoVIDEO: How Christopher Ashley Got COME FROM AWAY Camera-Ready
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 5, 2021

Come Friday, September 10, we're all islanders again as  Apple TV+ premieres Come From Away. The live performance was filmed at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre this past May in New York City, where the Broadway production is staged. Tony-winning director Christopher Ashley tell us all about how he got the musical ready for its close-up!

VIDEO: Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley & Tony LePage Can't Wait to Share COME FROM AWA VideoVIDEO: Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley & Tony LePage Can't Wait to Share COME FROM AWAY With the World
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 4, 2021

On Friday, September 10 Apple TV+ will premiere Come From Away. The live performance was filmed at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre this past May in New York City, where the Broadway production is staged, for an audience that included 9/11 survivors and front-line workers; and, employed over 200 people including members of the Broadway crew, staff and creative teams.


Gerald Schoenfeld Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gerald Schoenfeld been in?
Gerald Schoenfeld has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Gerald Schoenfeld been in?
Gerald Schoenfeld has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Gerald Schoenfeld been nominated for?
Unique Contribution to the Theatre (Drama League Awards) for Nicholas Nickelby .

What awards has Gerald Schoenfeld won?
Unique Contribution to the Theatre (Drama League Awards) for Nicholas Nickelby.