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PAPÀ GAMBALUNGA il musical arriva in Italia, tournée da ottobre 2022 Photo PAPÀ GAMBALUNGA il musical arriva in Italia, tournée da ottobre 2022
by Andrea Domanico - Nov 29, 2021

Arriva in Italia PAPÀ GAMBALUNGA il musical grazie alla collaborazione tra Chi è di Scena e Compagnia della Rancia. I nati negli anni '90 ricorderanno sicuramente la sigla dell'omonimo cartone animato cantata da Cristina D'Avena; nella versione teatrale i testi e le musiche sono composte dal candidato al Tony Paul Gordon e da John Caird, regista per Les Miserables.

DADDY LONG LEGS Opens This Weeks At The Black Box Theatre Photo DADDY LONG LEGS Opens This Weeks At The Black Box Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2021

Daddy Long Legs opens on Friday, November 19 at the Black Box Theatre. “Daddy Long Legs”, music and lyrics by Paul Gordon, book by John Caird, based on the novel by Jean Webster and directed by Nikka Ziemer is a charming and thoughtful story of a young woman of eighteen named Jerusha Abbott played by Cristina Zermeno, who lives in an orphanage.

BWW Review: The Phoenix Theatre Company Presents DADDY LONG LEGS Photo BWW Review: The Phoenix Theatre Company Presents DADDY LONG LEGS
by Herbert Paine - Jun 28, 2021

Thoroughly charming performances by Kathlynn Rodin and James D. Gish highlight The Phoenix Theatre Company's production of DADDY LONG LEGS, running through July 18th.

Theater At Monmouth Present Season 52- (R)EVOLUTIONARY REDUX Photo Theater At Monmouth Present Season 52- (R)EVOLUTIONARY REDUX
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2021

This summer, give yourself a break and journey to the lakes region of Central Maine to celebrate the re-emergence of live theater in Maine. Join  Theater at Monmouth for its (R)evolutionary Redux Season.

Inland Valley Repertory Theatre Presents DADDY LONG LEGS Photo Inland Valley Repertory Theatre Presents DADDY LONG LEGS
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 28, 2021

Inland Valley Repertory Theatre company has announced the livestream musical of “Daddy Long Legs,” starring Bobby Collins and Amanda Minano. The musical benefits Camp IVRT musical theatre workshop for youth.

The Barn Theatre to Stream Archived Recording of DADDY LONG LEGS Starring Ryan Bennet Photo The Barn Theatre to Stream Archived Recording of DADDY LONG LEGS Starring Ryan Bennett and Rebecca Jayne-Davies 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 27, 2021

The Barn Theatre have announced today that they will be releasing an archive recording of their 2019 Built by Barn production of the musical Daddy Long Legs for a limited number of dates over the Valentine’s Day and February half term weekends.

PAPI PIERNAS LARGAS: Listo para descubrir el secreto de ser feliz -vĂ­a streaming- Photo PAPI PIERNAS LARGAS: Listo para descubrir el secreto de ser feliz -vĂ­a streaming-
by Clemente Sanchez - Oct 9, 2020

PAPI PIERNAS LARGAS: Listo para descubrir el secreto de ser feliz -vĂ­a streaming-

Photo Coverage: First look at DADDY LONG LEGS Photo Photo Coverage: First look at DADDY LONG LEGS
by Jerri Shafer - Oct 4, 2020

Based on the classic novel which inspired the 1955 movie starring Fred Astaire—Daddy Long Legs is the vivid account of a young orphan named Jerusha Abbott and a mysterious benefactor who gives her an opportunity to attend college, requiring that she write to him monthly, even though he will not respond. Her letters to him paint a moving portrait of her former life in the orphanage and the development of her mind and spirit. What: Drive In Movie Experience & On Demand Online Streaming.  When: October 16-18, @ 8PM for Drive-In Experience.  October 16-18, @Anytime for On Demand Online Streaming - Start anytime 10/16-10/18, 48hrs to watch.  Where: 400 West Rich, Columbus, OH 43215.  Ticket Prices: $20 per vehicle OR $10 per streaming device.  Box Office: https://www.showtix4u.com/events/Daddy   *Enter the code 'Daddy2020' for presale streaming tickets.*   Box Office Email: DLLBoxOffice@gmail.com  Facebook Event: https://fb.me/e/17lGMWkre

The Barn Theatre Gets a Visit From Les Misérables Co-Director John Caird Photo The Barn Theatre Gets a Visit From Les Misérables Co-Director John Caird
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2019

Olivier and Tony Award-winner John Caird, who co-directed the original production of Les Misérables, visited The Barn Theatre in Cirencester to watch their Built By Barn production of his musical Daddy Long Legs, for which he received a Drama Desk award for a?oeOutstanding Book of a Musicala??.

Patrick Ryecart Will Star In A CHRISTMAS CAROL At The Barn Theatre Photo Patrick Ryecart Will Star In A CHRISTMAS CAROL At The Barn Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2019

Olivier Award nominee Patrick Ryecart (The Crown, Poldark, The King's Speech) will lead the cast of The Barn Theatre's reimagined actor-musician production of Charles Dickens' festive masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, as Ebenezer Scrooge.

Jean Webster Videos

VIDEO: Kirstie Davis and Gregor Donnelly Talk DADDY LONG LEGS at the Barn Theatre VideoVIDEO: Kirstie Davis and Gregor Donnelly Talk DADDY LONG LEGS at the Barn Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2019

The Barn Theatre recently announced its production of Daddy Long Legs! Watch Kirstie Davis (Director) and Gregor Donnelly (Designer) discuss the production!

STAGE TUBE: Watch the Trailer for DADDY LONG LEGS at George Street Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Dec 13, 2016

George Street Playhouse presents the musical romance Daddy Long Legs, on stage now through December 24. With book by two-time Tony Award winner John Caird (Les Miserables, Nicholas Nickleby) and music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Jane Eyre), Daddy Long Legs stars Ben Michael as Jervis, the titular "Daddy Long Legs" who anonymously sponsors the college education of Elise Vannerson's Jerusha.

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of DADDY LONG LEGS, with Megan McGinnis, Paul Alexander Nolan & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 4, 2015

The new musical Daddy Long Legs will have an open-ended run at the Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street) and officially earlier this week, on September 28, 2015. BroadwayWorld takes you inside the special night below!

BWW TV: Catch a Performance Preview of John Caird & Paul Gordon's DADDY LONG LEGS; Plus Meet the Cast!
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 2, 2015

The new musical Daddy Long Legs will have an open-ended run at the Davenport Theatre (354 West 45th Street). Starring Megan McGinnis (Broadway's LES MISERABLES, Side Show, Little Women) and Paul Alexander Nolan (Broadway's Once, Jesus Christ Superstar, Doctor Zhivago) and based on the 1912 novel by Jean Webster, Daddy Long Legs features music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Sense and Sensibility), book by Tony Award and Olivier Award winner John Caird (LES MISERABLES), and direction by John Caird. Daddy Long Legs begins previews on September 10, 2015, and will officially open September 28, 2015. Tickets are on sale now at Telecharge.com. Below, BroadwayWorld takes you inside the rehearsal room with the cast for a special performance preview!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at DADDY LONG LEGS at the St. James Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2012

John Caird's production of DADDY LONG LEGS is now playing at London's newest theatre complex, the St. James Theatre. DADDY LONG LEGS will run at the St. James Theatre until 08 December. Robert Adelman Hancock and Megan McGinnis will reprise the roles of Jervis Pendleton and Jerusha Abbott. Check out the video below!


Jean Webster Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jean Webster written?
Jean Webster has written 2 shows including Daddy Long Legs (Playwright), Love from Judy (Source Material).