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Review: THE HOURS Goes by in Minutes as Met Gives Birth to Fascinating Opera by Puts  Photo Review: THE HOURS Goes by in Minutes as Met Gives Birth to Fascinating Opera by Puts and Pierce
by Richard Sasanow - Nov 25, 2022

The Met gave birth to a fascinating new opera on Tuesday and it wasn’t a moment too soon to unleash composer Kevin Puts’s THE HOURS on an audience that sometimes seems doomed to die inundated by too many AIDAs, BOHEMEs and CARMENs. The world premiere production of THE HOURS by Puts and Greg Pierce was directed by Phelim McDermott. The cast was a starry one, led by soprano Renee Fleming, soprano Kelli O’Hara and mezzo Joyce DiDonato.

The Met Launches New Streaming Platform, Making Live Simulcasts Available for Home Au Photo The Met Launches New Streaming Platform, Making Live Simulcasts Available for Home Audiences
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

The Metropolitan Opera has announced the launch of The Met: Live at Home, a streaming platform that allows audiences to watch the Met‚Äôs acclaimed series of live simulcasts from any device in the comfort of their homes‚ÄĒthe latest effort by the company to reach as broad a public as possible.

Full Cast Announced for David Hyde Pierce, Ramin Karimloo & Lilli Cooper Led THE PIRA Photo Full Cast Announced for David Hyde Pierce, Ramin Karimloo & Lilli Cooper Led THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE Benefit Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced complete casting for the Special Benefit Concert Reading of The Pirates of Penzance. The concert will be taking place on Monday, October 17, 2022 at the American Airlines Theatre. 

David Hyde Pierce, Ramin Karimloo, Lilli Cooper & More to Star in THE PIRATES OF PENZ Photo David Hyde Pierce, Ramin Karimloo, Lilli Cooper & More to Star in THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE Benefit Concert Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company will present a special Benefit Concert Reading of The Pirates of Penzance, the Tony Award-winning musical adapted by Rupert Holmes, with music by Arthur Sullivan, libretto by W.S. Gilbert and direction by Scott Ellis. 

Works & Process Announces Fall 2022 Season Featuring the Creators of Broadway's SOME  Photo Works & Process Announces Fall 2022 Season Featuring the Creators of Broadway's SOME LIKE IT HOT & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 16, 2022

As a process-focused performing arts organization, Works & Process continued to provide opportunities and fees for artists throughout the pandemic, and pioneered the bubble residency model to support their work safely. The fall 2022 season will feature the official world premieres of works created by New York artists.

Center For The Arts at George Mason University Announces 2022/2023 Season Photo Center For The Arts at George Mason University Announces 2022/2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

The Center for the Arts at George Mason University announced today its 2022/2023 season of mainstage performances, featuring a diverse lineup of artists and ensembles across many genres, as part of Great Performances at Mason and the Family Series.

The Metropolitan Opera Announces 2022‚Ä"23 Season, Featuring Ren√©e Fleming, Kelli O' Photo The Metropolitan Opera Announces 2022‚Ä"23 Season, Featuring Ren√©e Fleming, Kelli O'Hara & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

The Metropolitan Opera today announced its 2022‚Äď23 season, which features seven new productions, the most in ten seasons. Opening Night is September 27 with the company premiere of Cherubini‚Äôs¬†Medea, starring soprano¬†Sondra Radvanovsky¬†in the title role alongside tenor¬†Matthew¬†Polenzani¬†in¬†David McVicar‚Äôs new staging, conducted by¬†Carlo Rizzi.

Opera Columbus Announces Cast For FELLOW TRAVELERS Photo Opera Columbus Announces Cast For FELLOW TRAVELERS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 23, 2022

Opera Columbus takes on mid-20th-century American political intrigue, communism and the ‚Äúlavender scare‚ÄĚ in a work that the¬†Chicago Tribune¬†called ‚Äúone of the most accomplished New American Operas.‚ÄĚ 1950s Washington D.C. serves as a backdrop for¬†Fellow Travelers, composed by¬†Gregory Spears¬†with a¬†libretto¬†by Greg Pierce, based on¬†Thomas Mallon's 2007 bestselling novel¬†of the same name.¬†

Cincinnati Opera Announces Revised Dates For World Premiere Of Spears/Smith CASTOR AN Photo Cincinnati Opera Announces Revised Dates For World Premiere Of Spears/Smith CASTOR AND PATIENCE
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 10, 2022

Originally commissioned for Cincinnati Opera's 100th anniversary in 2020 and postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Castor and Patience receives its much-anticipated world premiere in July 2022.

Lyric Opera of Chicago Announces 2022/23 Season Featuring Two World Premieres Photo Lyric Opera of Chicago Announces 2022/23 Season Featuring Two World Premieres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2022

Lyric Opera of Chicago today announced the company’s 2022/23 Season, featuring productions of classic operas, a continuing long-term focus on developing and presenting new work, plus the return of Lyric’s annual spring musical.

Greg Pierce Videos

BWW TV: What's CARDINAL All About? Anna Chlumsky, Adam Pally & Company Explain! Videoplay
BWW TV: What's CARDINAL All About? Anna Chlumsky, Adam Pally & Company Explain!

by TV - Press Previews - Dec 19, 2017

Second Stage Theatre will soon present the world premiere production of Greg Pierce's play, Cardinal, directed by Kate Whoriskey. Cardinal will begin previews Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at the Tony Kiser Theater (305 West 43rd Street) and will officially open on Tuesday, January 30, 2018.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from John Kander & Greg Pierce's KID VICTORY at the Vineyard
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 17, 2017

Vineyard Theatre presents the New York premiere of Kid Victory, book and lyrics by Greg Pierce, music by John Kander with story by John Kander and Greg Pierce, and directed by Liesl Tommy. Kid Victory began previews on Wednesday, February 1 and will open on Wednesday, February 22 at the Vineyard Theatre (108 E. 15 St. in New York City). Get a first look at highlights from the production below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from LCT3's HER REQUIEM
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 25, 2016

Peter Friedman, Keilly McQuail, Naian Gonzalez Norvind,Robbie Collier Sublett, Joyce Van Pattenand Mare Winningham are featured in the LCT3/Lincoln Center Theater world premiere of Her Requiem, by Greg Pierce, directed by Kate Whoriskey. Her Requiem runs for six weeks only through Sunday, March 20 at the Claire Tow Theater (150 West 65 Street). Check out highlights below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from John Kander & Greg Pierce's KID VICTORY at Signature Theatre!
by TV - On the Road - Feb 26, 2015

Virginia's Signature Theatre presents the world premiere production of Kid Victory, a new musical from legendary composer John Kander (Chicago, Cabaret) and acclaimed playwright Greg Pierce (Slowgirl). The production began performances at Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre on February 17. It will play for five weeks, through March 22. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Signature's KID VICTORY in D.C.
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2015

Virginia's Signature Theatre presents the world premiere production of Kid Victory, a new musical from legendary composer John Kander (Chicago, Cabaret) and acclaimed playwright Greg Pierce (Slowgirl). The production began performances at Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre on February 17 and will play for five weeks, through March 22, 2015. Click below to watch just-released footage from the musical!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of KID VICTORY at Signature Theatre with John Kander!
by Stage Tube - Feb 13, 2015

With the opening night of the world premiere musical Kid Victory fast approaching at Signature Theatre, the company has unveiled a first behind the scenes look with creators John Kander (Cabaret, Chicago), Greg Pierce (Slowgirl) and Liesl Tommy. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Trailer for Signature Theatre's KID VICTORY
by Stage Tube - Jan 21, 2015

Virginia's Signature Theatre has announced the full cast for the world premiere production of Kid Victory, a new musical from legendary composer John Kander (Chicago, Cabaret) and acclaimed playwright Greg Pierce (Slowgirl). Check out a first look at the trailer below!

STAGE TUBE: David Hyde Pierce, Julia Murney & More Talk THE LANDING
by Stage Tube - Nov 5, 2013

THE LANDING -- which marks John Kander's first full new theatre collaboration with another writer since the passing of his long-time collaborator Fred Ebb in 2004 --opened on October 23rd at Vineyard Theatre (108 E. 15 St.) and runs through November 24. In the video below, David Hyde Piece, Julia Murney and more chat about the new show!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of David Hyde Pierce, Julia Murney & More in THE LANDING
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 23, 2013

THE LANDING -- which marks John Kander's first full new theatre collaboration with another writer since the passing of his long-time collaborator Fred Ebb in 2004 --opens tonight, October 23rd at Vineyard Theatre (108 E. 15 St.) Check out highlights of David Hyde Pierce, Julia Murney and more on stage below!


Greg Pierce Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Greg Pierce written?
Greg Pierce has written 4 shows including Slowgirl (Playwright), The Landing (Bookwriter), Kid Victory (Book, Lyrics, Story), Cardinal (Playwright).