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Japhy Weideman

 
Bio:
Off-Broadway: Sons of the Prophet, Tigers Be Still (Roundabout); All New People, The Talls (Second Stage); The Singing Forest (The Public/NYSF); Thinner Than Water, Jack Goes Boating (LAByrinth Theater Co, Drama Desk nom); Apple Cove (Women's Project); Frankenstein (Soho Rep, Drama Desk Nom). ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Off-Broadway: Sons of the Prophet, Tigers Be Still (Roundabout); All New People, The Talls (Second Stage); The Singing Forest (The Public/NYSF); Thinner Than Water, Jack Goes Boating (LAByrinth Theater Co, Drama Desk nom); Apple Cove (Women's Project); Frankenstein (Soho Rep, Drama Desk Nom). ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2021]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer[Replacement]
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[New York, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Toronto, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Design
 
[US Tour, 2018] [Replacement]
Lighting Design[Replacement]
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Lighting Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Lighting[Replacement]
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Design
Lighting Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Designer
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2015]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design
 
[Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2014]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 0]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer

Photos

Walter  Trarbach, Rob  Berman,  Toni-Leslie  James  and Japhy  Weideman   Photo

Walter Trarbach, Rob Berman, Toni-Leslie James and Japhy Weideman

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Date:
07/27/2018
Japhy Weideman  Photo

Japhy Weideman

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Date:
12/05/2016
Peter Nigrini, Emily Rebholz,Japhy Weideman and David Korins  Photo

Peter Nigrini, Emily Rebholz,Japhy Weideman and David Korins

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Date:
12/05/2016
Peter Nigrini and Japhy Weideman Photo

Peter Nigrini and Japhy Weideman

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Date:
07/31/2015

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Lighting Designer

[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer[Replacement]

[West End, 2021]
Lighting Designer

[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer[Replacement]

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2019]
Lighting Designer

[New York, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Toronto, 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Design

[US Tour, 2018] [Replacement]
Lighting Design[Replacement]

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2018]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Designer

[US Tour, 2017]
Lighting Design

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Lighting[Replacement]

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Design

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Design

Lighting Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Designer

[Washington, DC (Regional), 2015]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Design

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design

[Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2014]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Design

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 0]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2013]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
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[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
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[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer

Japhy Weideman Biography

Off-Broadway: Sons of the Prophet, Tigers Be Still (Roundabout); All New People, The Talls (Second Stage); The Singing Forest (The Public/NYSF); Thinner Than Water, Jack Goes Boating (LAByrinth Theater Co, Drama Desk nom); Apple Cove (Women's Project); Frankenstein (Soho Rep, Drama Desk Nom). International: Blackbird (West End); Troilus and Cressida (RSC); Electra (Epidaurus- Greece). Opera: Bluebeard's Castle/Il Prigioniero (La Scala, Nederlandse Opera); Eugene Onegin, Don Giovanni (Opéra de Lyon). Regional: ACT, Berkeley Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, Houston Grand Opera, Huntington Theater Co, The Old Globe, Santa Fe Opera, Shakespeare Theater Co, Signature Theatre Co, Westport, others.

Japhy Weideman Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Japhy Weideman, Mary Jane
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Japhy Weideman, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Japhy Weideman, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Obie Awards - 2015 - Sustained Excellence of Lighting Design Gold Star
Japhy Weideman
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Japhy Weideman, The Visit
 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Japhy Weideman, Punk Rock
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Japhy Weideman, The Visit
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Japhy Weideman, Airline Highway
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Japhy Weideman, Macbeth
 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Japhy Weideman, What's It all About? Bacharach Reimagined
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Japhy Weideman, Of Mice and Men
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Japhy Weideman, The Nance
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Japhy Weideman, Jack Goes Boating

Japhy Weideman News

Photos: Zachary Noah Piser to Step Into the Role of Evan Hansen in DEAR EVAN HANSEN B Photo Photos: Zachary Noah Piser to Step Into the Role of Evan Hansen in DEAR EVAN HANSEN Beginning Tonight!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Tonight (May 17, 2022),¬†Zachary Noah Piser, will step into the of ‚ÄėEvan Hansen‚Äô on Broadway in¬†Dear Evan Hansen,¬†the Tony, Grammy and Oliver Award-winning musical. Piser, who has been part of the¬†Dear Evan Hansen¬†family since March 2019 and was most recently the ‚ÄėEvan‚Äô alternate on Broadway, becomes the first Asian American actor to play the role full-time.

BWW Review: DEAR EVAN HANSEN at The Overture Center Photo BWW Review: DEAR EVAN HANSEN at The Overture Center
by Scott Rawson - May 12, 2022

Dear Evan Hansen has been a long-awaited show for this reviewer and it did not disappoint. The show was inspired by the true story of Benj Pasek, the show's lyricist, who, after a high school classmate died of a drug overdose, witnessed classmates tell false stories of being part of the deceased student's life.

Talia Simone Robinson Takes Over As Zoe Murphy in DEAR EVAN HANSEN Beginning Tonight Photo Talia Simone Robinson Takes Over As Zoe Murphy in DEAR EVAN HANSEN Beginning Tonight
by Team BWW - May 3, 2022

Tonight, May 3, Talia Simone Robinson will become the first Black actor to play Zoe Murphy in Dear Evan Hansen on Broadway full-time. Previously Zoe/Alana understudy, Robinson succeeds Gabriella Carruba, who played the role until May 1.

Kandi Burruss to Join Producing Team of THE PIANO LESSON on Broadway Photo Kandi Burruss to Join Producing Team of THE PIANO LESSON on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Kandi Burruss, the Grammy Award-winning singer / songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, star of ‚Äúthe Real Housewives of Atlanta‚ÄĚ on BRAVO, and producer of¬†Thoughts of a Colored Man,¬†alongside¬†Todd Tucker,¬†announced today that they will be joining the producing team for The Piano Lesson on Broadway.

State Theatre New Jersey Presents Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY This Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY This Month
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022

The newly renovated State Theatre New Jersey presents Roald Dahl’s Charlie and The Chocolate Factory for four performances on Friday, May 13, 2022, at 8pm; Saturday, May 14 at 2pm and 8pm; and Sunday, May 15 at 2pm. Tickets range from $40-$98.  

Cast Announced for Douglas Carter Beane & Lewis Flinn's New Musical HOOD at Asolo Rep Photo Cast Announced for Douglas Carter Beane & Lewis Flinn's New Musical HOOD at Asolo Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

Asolo Repertory Theatre has announced full casting for the new musical HOOD. Five-time Tony-nominated playwright Douglas Carter Beane reunites with composer and lyricist Lewis Flinn, his Give it Up/Lysistrata Jones collaborator, to bring to life this hilarious and stirring new theatrical adventure.

$25 Lottery Announced for DEAR EVAN HANSEN at Grand Rapids' DeVos Performance Hall Photo $25 Lottery Announced for DEAR EVAN HANSEN at Grand Rapids' DeVos Performance Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

Dear Evan Hansen is coming¬†to Grand Rapids‚Äô DeVos Performance Hall May 3 ‚Äď 8. In advance of the start of performances, the production announced today that it will host a digital ticket lottery offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of $25 tickets available per performance.

DEAR EVAN HANSEN is Coming to the Wharton Center Photo DEAR EVAN HANSEN is Coming to the Wharton Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2022

Tickets to Wharton Center’s premiere of DEAR EVAN HANSEN are on sale now through the official Wharton Center Ticket Office, online

Up on the Marquee: THE PIANO LESSON Photo Up on the Marquee: THE PIANO LESSON
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 27, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of August Wilson‚Äôs seminal, Pulitzer Prize¬ģ-winning drama¬†The Piano Lesson,¬†and the first in more than 30 years since the play‚Äôs Main Stem premiere, is the first marquee of the 2022 / 2023 season to hit Broadway at the iconic St. James Theatre, the production‚Äôs future home,¬†on the occasion of Mr. Wilson‚Äôs 77th¬†Birthday today.

Trai Byers, Ray Fisher, April Matthis & Michael Potts Join the Cast of THE PIANO LESS Photo Trai Byers, Ray Fisher, April Matthis & Michael Potts Join the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON Starring Samuel L. Jackson & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

Producers Brian Anthony Moreland, Sonia Friedman and Tom Kirdahy announced additional cast for the revival of August Wilson’s seminal, Pulitzer Prize-winning drama The Piano Lesson, the first Broadway revival in more than 30 years since the play’s Main Stem premiere in 1990.

Japhy Weideman Videos

VIDEO: Watch David Hyde Pierce and Ari'el Stachel in the New Music Video For 'Heart I VideoVIDEO: Watch David Hyde Pierce and Ari'el Stachel in the New Music Video For 'Heart In Your Hands' from THE VISITOR
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2020

The world premiere musical THE VISITOR was originally scheduled to open at The Public Theater tonight, April 15. In honor of Opening Night, The Public has just released a music video of David Hyde Pierce (Walter), Ari'el Stachel (Tarek), and the cast of THE VISITOR performing the song 'Heart In Your Hands.'

VIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ at Paper Mil VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2019

Performances are underway for Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz at Paper Mill Playhouse! News12 New Jersey recently gave us a first look at footage from the production! Additionally, they sat down with some of the cast and creatives to talk about the show.

VIDEO: The Cast of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Toronto Sings 'You Will Be Found' VideoVIDEO: The Cast of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Toronto Sings 'You Will Be Found'
by Alan Henry - Apr 25, 2019

The Toronto company of Dear Evan Hansen celebrated their official opening night on March 28th! Check out the video below as the cast performs You Will Be Found on Breakfast Television! 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At LIFE AFTER At The Old Globe VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At LIFE AFTER At The Old Globe
by Alan Henry - Apr 2, 2019

The Old Globe presents the U.S. premiere of Life After, a rapturously beautiful and stirring new musical withbook, music, and lyrics by Britta Johnson, directed by the Globe's own Barry Edelstein, opening Friday, March 29 at 8:00 p.m. Withchoreography by Ann Yee and music supervision, arrangements, and orchestrations by Lynne Shankel, Life After will run March 22 - April 28, 2019 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Preview performances run March 22-28. Life After is produced by special arrangement with Yonge Street Theatricals, Linda Barnett, and Natalie Bartello. Single tickets start at $32.00 and are now on sale. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE, or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park.

Exclusive Video: Go Inside Opening Night of DEAR EVAN HANSEN in Toronto with Pasek &  VideoExclusive Video: Go Inside Opening Night of DEAR EVAN HANSEN in Toronto with Pasek & Paul, Catherine O'Hara and More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 31, 2019

The Toronto company of Dear Evan Hansen celebrated their official opening night on March 28th! The cast includes Robert Markus as 'Evan Hansen', Stephanie La Rochelle as 'Zoe Murphy', Jessica Sherman as 'Heidi Hansen', Claire Rankin as 'Cynthia Murphy', Evan Buliung as 'Larry Murphy', Sean Patrick Dolan as 'Connor Murphy', Alessandro Costantini as 'Jared Kleinman', and Shakura Dickson as 'Alana Beck', along with Zachary Noah Piser as the 'Evan' alternate and understudies Erin Breen, Malinda Carroll, Jay Davis, David Jeffery, Laura Mae Nason, Kaitlyn Santa Juana and Josh Strobl.

VIDEO: First Look At 'Poetry' From LIFE AFTER At The Old Globe VideoVIDEO: First Look At 'Poetry' From LIFE AFTER At The Old Globe
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2019

The Old Globe today released a first look at "Poetry" from the U.S. premiere of Life After, with vocals by Sophie Hearn and written and played by Britta Johnson. Performances begin this Friday, March 22 at 8:00 p.m.! Please feel free to share it with all!

VIDEO: James Corden Sings 'Waving Through A Window' On DEAR EVAN HANSEN Book Tour VideoVIDEO: James Corden Sings 'Waving Through A Window' On DEAR EVAN HANSEN Book Tour
by Alan Henry - Oct 17, 2018

Yesterday James Corden stopped by The Grove Barnes and Noble location in Los Angeles to sing 'Waving Through A Window' with Pasek and Paul. The event featured Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, and novelist Val Emmich.

BWW TV: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Tour Cast Talks What Makes This Show So Del VideoBWW TV: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Tour Cast Talks What Makes This Show So Delicious
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 6, 2018

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is gearing up to take the show on the road! Hear what the cast and creatives have to say about what makes this musical so delicious!

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of DAVE in DC VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of DAVE in DC
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2018

From a Tony and Pulitzer Prize award-winning creative team comes the world-premiere musical comedy DAVE, adapted from the Oscar-nominated film. DAVE tells the story ofhigh school teacher (and presidential lookalike) DAVE Kovic, who is hired by the Secret Service as a stand-in for the Commander-in-Chief. When the President falls ill under less than 'presidential' circumstances, DAVE is thrust into the Oval Office to avoid a national scandal, and must find a way to gain the trust and love of the American people...and the First Lady. Subscription packages, including DAVE, are currently available. Single tickets for DAVE go on sale March 28, 2018. Patrons may call the Arena Stage Sales Office at 202-488-3300or visit arenastage.org. DAVE runs July 13-August 19, 2018. For complete 2018/19 Season details, visit: arenastage.org/shows-tickets/the-season/index-18-19.shtml.

Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST On The Disney Dream VideoExclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST On The Disney Dream
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 6, 2018

BroadwayWorld has an inside look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST on the Disney Dream! See the video below to go behind the scenes of the new stage production!


Japhy Weideman Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Japhy Weideman been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design (The Lortels) for Mary Jane , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Dear Evan Hansen , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Dear Evan Hansen , Sustained Excellence of Lighting Design (Obie Awards) , Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Visit , Outstanding Lighting Design (The Lortels) for Punk Rock , Best Lighting Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Visit , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Airline Highway , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Macbeth , Outstanding Lighting Design (The Lortels) for What's It all About? Bacharach Reimagined , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for Of Mice and Men Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Nance and Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Jack Goes Boating .

What awards has Japhy Weideman won?
Sustained Excellence of Lighting Design (Obie Awards).