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Ira Pittelman

 
Bio:
Ira and Tom Hulce first partnered in 2005 to develop and produce the musical Spring Awakening (Atlantic Theater Company, Broadway), which won eight 2007 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Next was Green Day's American Idiot (Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Broadway), which won two 2011 Tony Awards and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ira and Tom Hulce first partnered in 2005 to develop and produce the musical Spring Awakening (Atlantic Theater Company, Broadway), which won eight 2007 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Next was Green Day's American Idiot (Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Broadway), which won two 2011 Tony Awards and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

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[Broadway, 2021]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2011]
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[Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2009] Cancelled
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[Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Associate Producer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2000]
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[Broadway, 1999]
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[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Associate Producer

Photos

Ira Pittelman, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Tom Kitt and Doug Hamilton Photo

Ira Pittelman, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Tom Kitt and Doug Hamilton

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Rob Tinworth, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Ira Pittelman, Tom Kitt, John Gallagher, Jr., Doug Photo

Rob Tinworth, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Ira Pittelman, Tom Kitt, John Gallagher, Jr., Doug Hamilton and Libby Winters

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Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2021]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2011]
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[Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2009] Cancelled
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[Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2006]
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[Off-Broadway, 2006]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2005]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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[Off-Broadway, 2003]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Associate Producer

[Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2002]
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[Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2001]
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[Broadway, 2000]
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[Broadway, 1999]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Associate Producer

Ira Pittelman Biography

Ira and Tom Hulce first partnered in 2005 to develop and produce the musical Spring Awakening (Atlantic Theater Company, Broadway), which won eight 2007 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Next was Green Day's American Idiot (Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Broadway), which won two 2011 Tony Awards and toured North America/UK for three years. They also produced the Broadway revival of On A Clear Day You Can See Forever starring Harry Connick Jr. and have supported the development of a number of new musicals including 10 Million Miles (Atlantic Theater) and The Fortress Of Solitude (Dallas Theater Center, The Public).

Ira Pittelman Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Musical
Ira Pittelman, American Idiot
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Musical Gold Star
Ira Pittelman, Spring Awakening
 
The Lortels - 2003 - Outstanding Play
Ira Pittelman, Our Lady of 121st Street
 
Tony Awards - 2003 - Best Revival of a Musical
Ira Pittelman, La Bohème
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Play
Ira Pittelman, Topdog/Underdog
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Revival of a Play Gold Star
Ira Pittelman, Private Lives
 
Tony Awards - 1999 - Best Revival of a Play
Ira Pittelman, The Iceman Cometh

Ira Pittelman News

AIN'T TOO PROUD Makes Detroit Premiere at The Detroit Opera House in August Photo AIN'T TOO PROUD Makes Detroit Premiere at The Detroit Opera House in August
by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

Broadway In Detroit has announced that the First National Tour of¬†AIN‚ÄôT TOO PROUD ‚Äď THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS,¬†the new Broadway smash hit musical, will make its Detroit Premiere at the Detroit Opera House August 9-28 as part of its 60th¬†Anniversary Season.

Roundabout Underground's EXCEPTION TO THE RULE by Dave Harris Opens Tomorrow Photo Roundabout Underground's EXCEPTION TO THE RULE by Dave Harris Opens Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company is presenting the Roundabout Underground world premiere of Exception to the Rule by Dave Harris (2022 Outer Critics Circle awards nominee, Tambo & Bones), directed by Roundabout Resident Director Miranda Haymon which opens tomorrow, May 18.

Shea's Performing Arts Center and the National Tour of AIN'T TOO PROUD Release Joint  Photo Shea's Performing Arts Center and the National Tour of AIN'T TOO PROUD Release Joint Statement on Buffalo Shooting
by Marissa Tomeo - May 15, 2022

The following is jointly issued on behalf of the First National Tour of¬†Ain‚Äôt Too Proud ‚Äď The Life and Times of The Temptations¬†and Shea‚Äôs Performing Arts Center, where¬†Ain‚Äôt Too Proud¬†is currently playing at Shea‚Äôs Buffalo Theatre through May 15, 2022.

Roundabout Underground's World Premiere of EXCEPTION TO THE RULE Begins Previews Tomo Photo Roundabout Underground's World Premiere of EXCEPTION TO THE RULE Begins Previews Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company will present the Roundabout Underground world premiere of Exception to the Rule by Dave Harris (2022 Outer Critics Circle awards nominee, Tambo & Bones), directed by Roundabout Resident Director Miranda Haymon.

AIN'T TOO PROUD ‚Ä" THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS is Coming to Pittsburgh's B Photo AIN'T TOO PROUD ‚Ä" THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS is Coming to Pittsburgh's Benedum Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2022

The¬†Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has¬†announced the first national tour of¬†AIN‚ÄôT TOO PROUD ‚Äď THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS, the new Broadway smash hit musical that will play Pittsburgh‚Äôs Benedum Center, 237 7th¬†Street, May 17-22, 2022, as part of the¬†2021-2022 PNC Broadway in Pittsburgh¬†series.

Photos: First Look at HBO's SPRING AWAKENING: THOSE YOU'VE KNOWN Documentary Photo Photos: First Look at HBO's SPRING AWAKENING: THOSE YOU'VE KNOWN Documentary
by Michael Major - Apr 19, 2022

Check out the first photos of Jonathan Groff, Lea Michele, John Gallagher Jr., Lauren Pritchard, Lilli Cooper, Skylar Astin, Gerard Canonico, Jennifer Damiano, Christine Estabrook, Gideon Glick, Robert Hager, Brian C. Johnson, Krysta Rodriguez, and more in HBO's Spring Awakening: Those You've Known documentary!

VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Gives Surprise SPRING AWAKENING Performance on THE TONIGHT SHOW Photo VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Gives Surprise SPRING AWAKENING Performance on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Michael Major - Apr 6, 2022

Jonathan Groff sat down with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss the upcoming Spring Awakening: Those You've Known HBO documentary. The interview also features a clip from the new documentary, which is set to premiere on May 3 on HBO. The interview concluded with Groff performing a surprise rendition of 'Totally F*cked' from the hit musical.

HBO Announces SPRING AWAKENING: THOSE YOU'VE KNOWN Documentary Photo HBO Announces SPRING AWAKENING: THOSE YOU'VE KNOWN Documentary
by Michael Major - Apr 5, 2022

15 years after the smash, Tony-winning Broadway run of ‚ÄúSpring Awakening,‚ÄĚ the original cast and creative team reunite for a spectacular, one-night only reunion concert to benefit The Actors Fund. The documentary features Jonathan Groff, Lea Michele, John Gallagher Jr., Lauren Pritchard, Lilli Cooper, Skylar Astin, Krysta Rodriguez, and more.

Single Tickets Go On Sale Today For AIN'T TOO PROUD at Overture Photo Single Tickets Go On Sale Today For AIN'T TOO PROUD at Overture
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2022

Overture Center for the Arts has announced¬†the First National Tour of AIN'T TOO PROUD ‚Äď THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS, the new Broadway smash hit musical, will play in Overture Hall from Tuesday, June 14 through Sunday, June 19 as part of the 2021/22 Broadway season. Single tickets go on sale today, Friday, March 18, at 11 a.m.

Photos: Get A First Look At AIN'T TOO PROUD On Tour Photo Photos: Get A First Look At AIN'T TOO PROUD On Tour
by BWW Staff - Jan 26, 2022

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at the cast of Ain't Too Proud in action! Leading the cast of Ain't Too Proud as The Temptations are Jalen Harris as 'Eddie Kendricks,' Harrell Holmes Jr. as 'Melvin Franklin,' James T. Lane as 'Paul Williams,' and joining directly from the Broadway company are Marcus Paul James as 'Otis Williams,' and Elijah Ahmad Lewis as 'David Ruffin.'

Ira Pittelman Videos

VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Gives Surprise SPRING AWAKENING Performance on THE TONIGHT SHOW VideoVIDEO: Jonathan Groff Gives Surprise SPRING AWAKENING Performance on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Michael Major - Apr 6, 2022

Jonathan Groff sat down with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss the upcoming Spring Awakening: Those You've Known HBO documentary. The interview also features a clip from the new documentary, which is set to premiere on May 3 on HBO. The interview concluded with Groff performing a surprise rendition of 'Totally F*cked' from the hit musical.

Breaking: AIN'T TOO PROUD Will Return to Broadway in October VideoBreaking: AIN'T TOO PROUD Will Return to Broadway in October
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 10, 2021

Ain‚Äôt Too Proud ‚Äď The Life and Times of the Temptations, the Tony Award-winning musical will resume Broadway performances on¬†October 16, subject to government approval, at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street) with a gala performance heralding the return of Broadway.

STAGE TUBE: Reunited! Lea Michele, Jonathan Groff and the Original Cast of SPRING AWAKENING Revisit the Atlantic
by Stage Tube - Dec 6, 2013

Atlantic Theater Company's ATC Uncovered is celebrating the 7th anniversary of SPRING AWAKENING on Broadway. The musical began at the Atlantic before transferring to Broadway, and stars Lea Michele, Jonathan Groff, John Gallagher, Jr., Lauren Pritchard, Lilli Cooper, Remy Zaken and more gathered at the theater on December 2nd to talk about thriving in an intimate space, performing a 'formative' project at such an important part of their lives, and what they want to collaborate on next. Watch the video below!

VIDEO: First Look - Official Trailer for Green Day's BROADWAY IDIOT Documentary
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 13, 2013

Below, check out the first official trailer to the Green Day musical documentary, BROADWAY IDIOT, which follows the musical AMERICAN IDIOT's journey to Broadway.

STAGE TUBE: Check Out ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER's New Commercial!
by Stage Tube - Jan 11, 2012

Grammy and Emmy Award winner, Tony Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Harry Connick, Jr. stars as Dr. Mark Bruckner in the newly imagined production of ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER which opened December 11, 2011 on Broadway at The St. James Theatre. Check out the new commercial for the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Harry Connick, Jr. Talks ON A CLEAR DAY on TODAY SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2011

Grammy and Emmy Award winner, Tony Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Harry Connick, Jr. will star as Dr. Mark Bruckner in the newly imagined production of ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER opening December 11, 2011 on Broadway at The St. James Theatre, 246 W. 44th Street. Previews began on November 12, 2011. The roles of David Gamble and Melinda Wells will be played, respectively, by David Turner and Jessie Mueller, in her Broadway debut. The delightful Tony-nominated score by Burton Lane (music) and Alan Jay Lerner (lyrics) is enhanced by classics from their film scores for On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970) and Royal Wedding (1951). With a new book by Peter Parnell based on the original book by Alan Jay Lerner, the musical is reconceived and directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Mayer, with choreography by JoAnn M. Hunter. In the video below, Harry Connick Jr. chats about what to expect from the show on the Today Show. Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: Harry Connick, Jr. Croons 'On a Clear Day You Can See Forever' on DANCING WITH THE STARS
by Robert Diamond - Sep 21, 2011

On last night's DANCING WITH THE STARS result show on ABC, Harry Connick, Jr. crooned out the title song from his upcoming Broadway musical - ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER. Connick said that it was his first time singing the song publicly. How'd he do? Click below to play!

STAGE TUBE: Green Day & AMERICAN IDIOT Perform at Jets Halftime!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 14, 2010

Last night, September 13, the cast of AMERICAN IDIOT joined Green Day onstage for the halftime show of the NY Jets game at the New Meadowlands Stadium, performing a rendition of Green Day's Last Of The American Girls. The performance, which was cut short by ESPN, was aired in full on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night. Click below to watch the halftime show!

STAGE TUBE: IDIOT Visits 'America's Got Talent'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 9, 2010

Last night, September 8, the cast of AMERICAN IDIOT performed on NBC's 'America's Got Talent.' Click below to see their performance!

STAGE TUBE: AMERICAN IDIOT Plays Central Park for GMA!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2010

This morning, July 16, the cast of AMERICAN IDIOT performed as part of 'Good Morning America's' 2010 Summer Concert Series. BroadwayWorld brings you their performances of Boulevard of Broken Dreams, Holiday, Letterbomb and American Idiot below!


Ira Pittelman Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Ira Pittelman been nominated for?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for American Idiot , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Spring Awakening , Outstanding Play (The Lortels) for Our Lady of 121st Street , Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for La Bohème , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Topdog/Underdog Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Private Lives and Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Iceman Cometh .

What awards has Ira Pittelman won?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Spring Awakeningand Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Private Lives.