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[West End, 2014]
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Laura Benanti, Pedro Almodovar, composer David Yazbeck, writer Jeffrey Lane, director Photo

Laura Benanti, Pedro Almodovar, composer David Yazbeck, writer Jeffrey Lane, director Bartlett Sher and Mary Beth Peil

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11/05/2010


Dirty Rotten Scoundrels: Jeffrey Lane, and David Yazbek

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05/14/2005


Book Writer Jeffrey Lane with a stack of free CDs

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04/26/2005


David Yazbek (Score) and Jeffrey Lane (Book)

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03/03/2005

 

Stage

Productions

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Writing
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Bookwriter

Jeffrey Lane Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Book of a Musical
Jeffrey Lane, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Jeffrey Lane News

MainStage Irving-Las Colinas Announces Cast Of Summer Musical, WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF  Photo MainStage Irving-Las Colinas Announces Cast Of Summer Musical, WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022

MainStage Irving-Las Colinas is pleased to announce the cast and performance dates for the upcoming production of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown. Based on the film by Pedro Almodóvar, this zany musical features a book Jeffrey Lane and music and lyrics by David Yazbek.   

Cast Announced for WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN at MainStage Irving-Las  Photo Cast Announced for WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN at MainStage Irving-Las Colinas
by A.A. Cristi - May 24, 2022

MainStage Irving-Las Colinas is pleased to announce the cast and performance dates for the upcoming production of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.

BWW Review: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Stageworks Theatre Photo BWW Review: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Stageworks Theatre
by Luke Evans - May 23, 2022

Anyone looking for a light-hearted romp with verve to start off their summer would do well to make their way to Stageworks Theatre to see their delightfully fun production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

Fred Grandy to Star in DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Redhouse Arts Center Photo Fred Grandy to Star in DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Redhouse Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Redhouse will close its 2021-22 season with Tony Award nominated musical comedy, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which will run from June 10-19, 2022. The show will be directed by Maha McCain and star Fred Grandy (The Love Boat) along with Broadway actor Richard Barth.

Patti LuPone to Perform SONGS FROM A HAT in Support of Lincoln Center Theater Photo Patti LuPone to Perform SONGS FROM A HAT in Support of Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

On Monday, May 9 at 7:30pm two-time Tony and Olivier Award winner Patti LuPone will return to the Vivian Beaumont Theater to sing SONGS FROM A HAT, a concert to support Lincoln Center Theater’s productions and education programs. 

BWW Review: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Maltz Jupiter Theatre Photo BWW Review: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by Richard Cameron - Apr 1, 2022

The Tony nominated musical hit DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS offers side slitting laughs to welcome back the iconic award winning theatre. This outrageous comedy is sure to deliver the laughs and levity we all need after the past two years,‚ÄĚ said Andrew Kato, Producing Artistic Director and Chief Executive. The melodic music and clever lyrics are a gift by David Yazbek. The hysterical book is by Jeffrey Lane. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is based on the 1988 film of the same name.

Stage Coach Theatre Announces 42nd Season Photo Stage Coach Theatre Announces 42nd Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 29, 2022

Stage Coach Theatre, located in Boise, ID, has announced their 42nd Season. Running from 2022-2023, the season 42 shows include Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, First Date, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, and more.

Sedos to Present DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at the Bridewell Theatre Photo Sedos to Present DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at the Bridewell Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2021

Sedos is continuing its long tradition of performing award-winning musicals with Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, a sexy and irreverent musical farce based on the film of the same name. The show plays 24 November-4 December at the Bridewell Theatre, where Sedos is the resident theatre company.

2021-2022 SEASON ANNOUNCEMENT | MainStage Irving-Las Colinas Photo 2021-2022 SEASON ANNOUNCEMENT | MainStage Irving-Las Colinas
by Lorens Portalatin - Sep 12, 2021

MAINSTAGE IRVING-LAS COLINAS REVEALS¬†UPCOMING 2021-2022 ‚ÄúTHE GREAT ESCAPE‚ÄĚ SEASON¬† The New Season Includes Three Plays, Two Musicals, and the Annual Holiday Revue!¬†

Redhouse Arts Center Announces 2021-2022 Theatre Season Photo Redhouse Arts Center Announces 2021-2022 Theatre Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2021

Redhouse Arts Center’s 2021-22 Main Stage Season has been announced, featuring the remounting of a previously cancelled show. With every production this season, Redhouse will utilize its versatile theatre space not only treat audiences to a thrilling theatre experience but allow for social distancing and a safe return back to live theater.

Jeffrey Lane Videos

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 3/3/16- DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2016

Today in 2005, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels openend at the Imperial Theatre, where it ran for 627 performances.Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a Broadway musical, with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and a book by Jeffrey Lane; it is based on the 1988 film of the same name. The director was Jack O'Brien, choreographer was Jerry Mitchell, scenic design by David Rockwell, costume design by Gregg carves, and lighting design was by Kenneth Posner. The cast included John Lithgow, Norbert Leo Butz, and Sherie Rene Scott, with Joanna Gleason and Gregory Jbara.

From the BroadwayWorld Vaults: Relive the Magic of WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 4, 2016

In honor of Throwback Thursday, BroadwayWorld is celebrating the past with a new series that will take you back in time with some of our favorite vintage video features. That's right- we are opening up the BroadwayWorld Vaults to reminisce on shows are long gone from the Broadway-scene, but have left an indelible mark on the world of theatre as a whole. Today, we bring you a vintage video from 2010. Relive the magic of WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch a Fun New Commercial for the DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS UK Tour
by Stage Tube - Jun 25, 2015

The Ambassador Theatre Group and Jerry Mitchell Productions present the national tour of DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS. DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS stars Michael Praed as Lawrence, Noel Sullivan as Freddy and Carley Stenson as Christine. Mark Benton guest stars as Andre until Saturday 5 September 2015. From Tuesday 8 September 2015 Gary Wilmot will star as Andre. Click below to watch a brand-new commercial for the show!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Rivertown Theaters' DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Stage Tube - May 7, 2015

Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts will close the spring 2015 season with the marvelous mischievous musical 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels', running May 8-23, 2015. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

AUDIO: First Listen - Tamsen Greig, Haydn Gwynne & Perform Tracks from London's WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN!
by Stage Tube - Dec 15, 2014

Olivier Award winner Tamsin Greig makes her musical theatre debut in the UK premiere of David YazbekandJeffrey Lane's new musical comedy adaptation of Pedro Almodovar's Oscar-nominated film Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown - and the first tracks, featuring the show's all-star cast, have been released. Get a first listen below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Chicago Premiere of WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN!
by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2014

In its first professional production since its Broadway debut, the musical comedy WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN makes its Chicago area premiere in a brand new production at Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, now through October 12. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: West End's DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS Release Video to WORK B**CH
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2014

The West End's production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels just release a video of the cast set to Britany Spears' song Work B**ch. Check below to watch!

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 3/3- DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2014

Today in 2005, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels openend at the Imperial Theatre, where it ran for 627 performances.Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a Broadway musical, with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and a book by Jeffrey Lane; it is based on the 1988 film of the same name. The director was Jack O'Brien, choreographer was Jerry Mitchell, scenic design by David Rockwell, costume design by Gregg carves, and lighting design was by Kenneth Posner. The cast included John Lithgow, Norbert Leo Butz, and Sherie Rene Scott, with Joanna Gleason and Gregory Jbara.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 3/3- DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2013

Today in 2005, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels openend at the Imperial Theatre, where it ran for 627 performances.Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a Broadway musical, with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and a book by Jeffrey Lane; it is based on the 1988 film of the same name. The director was Jack O'Brien, choreographer was Jerry Mitchell, scenic design by David Rockwell, costume design by Gregg carves, and lighting design was by Kenneth Posner. The cast included John Lithgow, Norbert Leo Butz, and Sherie Rene Scott, with Joanna Gleason and Gregory Jbara.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 3/3- DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Stage Tube - Mar 3, 2012

Today in 2005, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels openend at the Imperial Theatre, where it ran for 627 performances.Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a Broadway musical, with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and a book by Jeffrey Lane; it is based on the 1988 film of the same name. The director was Jack O'Brien, choreographer was Jerry Mitchell, scenic design by David Rockwell, costume design by Gregg carves, and lighting design was by Kenneth Posner. The cast included John Lithgow, Norbert Leo Butz, and Sherie Rene Scott, with Joanna Gleason and Gregory Jbara.


Jeffrey Lane Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jeffrey Lane written?
Jeffrey Lane has written 2 shows including Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Bookwriter), Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown (Bookwriter).

What awards has Jeffrey Lane been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Dirty Rotten Scoundrels .