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Jerry Bock

 
Date of Birth: November 23, 1928
Date of Death: November 03, 2010 (81)

Birth Place: USA

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Jerry Bock - attends "Fiddler On The Roof", NYC. 9/20/2005 Photo

Jerry Bock - attends "Fiddler On The Roof", NYC. 9/20/2005

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12/31/2010
Jerry Bock & wife attend the Opening Night of CYRANO de BERGERAC 11/1/2007 Photo

Jerry Bock & wife attend the Opening Night of CYRANO de BERGERAC 11/1/2007

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11/03/2010
Jerry Bock, Joseph Stein & Sheldon Harnick  attend the Opening Night of "enter laughi Photo

Jerry Bock, Joseph Stein & Sheldon Harnick attend the Opening Night of "enter laughing" 9/10/2008

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11/03/2010
Jerry Bock & wife attend the Opening Night of CYRANO de BERGERAC 11/1/2007 Photo

Jerry Bock & wife attend the Opening Night of CYRANO de BERGERAC 11/1/2007

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11/03/2010

 

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Jerry Bock Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2008 - Best Musical Revival
Jerry Bock, Fiddler On The Roof
 
Olivier Awards - 1995 - Best Musical Revival Gold Star
Jerry Bock, She Loves Me
 
Tony Awards - 1971 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Jerry Bock , The Rothschilds
 
Tony Awards - 1967 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Jerry Bock, The Apple Treet
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1965 - Best Musical Gold Star
Jerry Bock, Fiddler on the Roof
 
Tony Awards - 1965 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Gold Star
Jerry Bock , Fiddler on the Roof
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1960 - Best Musical Gold Star
Jerry Bock, Fiorello!

Jerry Bock News

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, HAMILTON & More Announced for Popejoy Hall 2022-2023 Season Photo TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, HAMILTON & More Announced for Popejoy Hall 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 20, 2022

Popejoy Hall will present two musicals still running on Broadway as well as a couple of well-known stars as part of its 2022-2023 season. The season includes 21 shows overall with a total of 50 performances from October 6, 2022 through June 11, 2023.

Fox Performing Arts Center Announces 2022-23 Broadway Series
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

The American Theatre Guild, the largest not-for-profit touring Broadway presenter in the nation, unveils its highly anticipated 2022‚Äď2023 BROADWAY AT THE FOX IN RIVERSIDE SERIES. The series will include the following touring productions: INLAND PACIFIC BALLET‚ÄôS THE NUTCRACKER, R.E.S.P.E.C.T., FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, ANASTASIA, and ON YOUR FEET! THE MUSICAL‚ÄďThe Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan.

CHICAGO, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Announced for 2022‚Ä"2023 Broadway Season At T Photo CHICAGO, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Announced for 2022‚Ä"2023 Broadway Season At The King Center
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

The American Theatre Guild, the largest not-for-profit touring Broadway presenter in the nation, unveils its highly anticipated 2022‚Äď2023 BROADWAY AT THE KING CENTER SERIES.

Music Theatre International Celebrates 70 Years Photo Music Theatre International Celebrates 70 Years
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 2, 2022

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI)¬†announced the celebration of its 70th anniversary. Officially recognized on May 29th, the date former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg declared ‚ÄúMusic Theatre International Day‚ÄĚ in 2012, MTI is celebrating this milestone throughout the next year by showcasing the incredible talents of theatrical organizations around the world.

MPAC to Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF National Tour Featuring  Morris County Resident D Photo MPAC to Present FIDDLER ON THE ROOF National Tour Featuring Morris County Resident Danny Arnold & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

Mayo Performing Arts Center will present the Morristown engagement of the Tony Award¬ģ-nominated Broadway revival of¬†Fiddler on the Roof¬†at Friday-Saturday, June 17-18.

FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board has just announced that Fat Ham has won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Other finalists included: Selling Kabul, and Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord.

Photos: First Look at the Cast of SHE LOVES ME at The Public Theater of San Antonio Photo Photos: First Look at the Cast of SHE LOVES ME at The Public Theater of San Antonio
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

Get a first look at the cast of SHE LOVES ME at The Public Theater of San Antonio, opening May 20, Russell Hill Rogers Theater. Featuring music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. Based on a play by Miklos Laszlo. 

VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm! Photo VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm!
by Nicole Rosky - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board today will present the 2022 award winners for Prizes in Journalism, Books, Drama and Music. Who will win this year? Tune in right here at 3pm to watch the announcement live!

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF National Tour is Coming to The Playhouse on Rodney Square Photo FIDDLER ON THE ROOF National Tour is Coming to The Playhouse on Rodney Square
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

¬†The Grand will present the Wilmington engagement of the¬†Tony Award¬ģ-nominated Broadway revival of¬†Fiddler on the Roof¬†at¬†The Playhouse on Rodney Square from June 9-June 12.¬†¬†

JERSEY BOYS, SEAGULL, THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG & More Lead Chicago's May Theater Top  Photo JERSEY BOYS, SEAGULL, THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG & More Lead Chicago's May Theater Top 10
by BWW Staff - May 2, 2022

Chicago is never lacking outstanding theatre, whether epic Broadway shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month.

Jerry Bock Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Ali Ewoldt, Deven Kolluri & More in SHE LOVES ME VideoVIDEO: First Look at Ali Ewoldt, Deven Kolluri & More in SHE LOVES ME
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 15, 2022

The production, directed by Signature's Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (RENT, A Chorus Line) features Ali Ewoldt (Broadway's Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera) as Amalia Balash, and Deven Kolluri (Geva Theatre's A Christmas Carol, Bay Street Theater's Camelot) as Georg Nowack.

Exclusive: Ali Ewoldt Sings 'Vanilla Ice Cream' From Signature's SHE LOVES ME VideoExclusive: Ali Ewoldt Sings 'Vanilla Ice Cream' From Signature's SHE LOVES ME
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Signature Theatre's production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff (book), Jerry Bock (music), and Sheldon Harnick(lyrics), based on a play by Miklos Laszlo.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For SHE LOVES ME, Starring Ali Ewoldt at Signature Theatre VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For SHE LOVES ME, Starring Ali Ewoldt at Signature Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2022

All new rehearsal footage has been released for Signature Theatre's production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff (book), Jerry Bock (music), and Sheldon Harnick(lyrics), based on a play by Miklos Laszlo.

VIDEO: 2004 FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Reunites for a Rosh Hashanah 'Sabbath Prayer' VideoVIDEO: 2004 FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Reunites for a Rosh Hashanah 'Sabbath Prayer'
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2020

Tonight at sundown marks the beginning of Rosh Hashanah, the New Year in the Jewish faith. In celebration and in recognition of the High Holidays beginning this Shabbat, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has sahred this stirring version of Sabbath Prayer, created virtually by cast members from the 2004 Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof.

VIDEO: Jane Krakowski Shares the Story of Throwing Nicholas Barasch a Prom During SHE VideoVIDEO: Jane Krakowski Shares the Story of Throwing Nicholas Barasch a Prom During SHE LOVES ME
by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2020

Jane Krakowski took part in Roundabout's 'Roundabout Off-Script' series, where members of the company's family share their favorite moments from onstage or off.

VIDEO: South Bay Musical Theatre Presents SHE LOVES ME VideoVIDEO: South Bay Musical Theatre Presents SHE LOVES ME
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2020

South Bay Musical Theatre presents the charming musical comedy SHE LOVES ME. Described by The New York Times as a?oea bonbon of a musicala?? and a a?oetasty tale of love lost and found at the workplace,a?? the original Broadway production of SHE LOVES ME was nominated for five 1964 Tony Awards; the show has since enjoyed two successful Broadway revivals, in 1993 (Winner, Tony Award a?oeBest Revival of a Musicala??) and 2016. SHE LOVES ME features a book by Joe Masteroff, music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. It is based on the play Parfumerie by Miklós László (which has also served as the basis for the films The Shop Around the Corner, In the Good Old Summertime and You've Got Mail).

VIDEO: Extended Clip From FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES Documentary VideoVIDEO: Extended Clip From FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES Documentary
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 22, 2019

The new documentary about the landmark Broadway musical FIDDLER ON THE ROOF comes to movie theaters on Friday, August 23. BWW has an exclusive first look at clips from the film! 

BWW Exclusive: First Look At FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES Documentary VideoBWW Exclusive: First Look At FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES Documentary
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 12, 2019

The new documentary about the landmark Broadway musical FIDDLER ON THE ROOF comes to movie theaters next Friday, August 23. BWW has an exclusive first look at clips from the film! 

VIDEO: First Look At FIORELLO! At 42nd Street Moon VideoVIDEO: First Look At FIORELLO! At 42nd Street Moon
by Stage Tube - Mar 7, 2019

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon presents its first 2019 production, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical FIORELLO! Based on the life of New York City's legendary mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia, FIORELLO! features lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock (SHE LOVES ME, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF) and a book by Jerome Weidman and George Abbott (THE PAJAMA GAME, DAMN YANKEES).

VIDEO: In Rehearsal With FIORELLO! At 42nd Street Moon VideoVIDEO: In Rehearsal With FIORELLO! At 42nd Street Moon
by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2019

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon presents the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical FIORELLO! Based on the life of New York City's legendary mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia, FIORELLO! features lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock (SHE LOVES ME, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF) and a book by Jerome Weidman and George Abbott (THE PAJAMA GAME, DAMN YANKEES).


Jerry Bock Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jerry Bock written?
Jerry Bock has written 21 shows including Catch a Star (Composer), Mr. Wonderful (Composer), The Body Beautiful (Composer), Joy Ride (Composer), Fiorello! (Composer), Tenderloin (Composer), Never Too Late (Lyricist), Man in the Moon (Composer), She Loves Me (Composer), To Broadway with Love (Composer), Fiddler on the Roof (Composer), The Apple Tree (Bookwriter), Her First Roman (Composer), The Madwoman of Central Park West (Composer), Barbara Cook: A Concert for the Theatre (Composer), Jerome Robbins' Broadway (Composer), The Rothschilds (Composer), Mostly Sondheim (Composer), Barbara Cook's Broadway! (Composer), Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life (Composer), Rothschild & Sons (Music).

What awards has Jerry Bock been nominated for?
Best Musical Revival (Olivier Awards) for Fiddler On The Roof , Best Musical Revival (Olivier Awards) for She Loves Me , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for The Rothschilds , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for The Apple Treet , Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Fiddler on the Roof Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Fiddler on the Roof and Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Fiorello! .

What awards has Jerry Bock won?
Best Musical Revival (Olivier Awards) for She Loves Me, Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Fiddler on the Roof Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Fiddler on the Roofand Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Fiorello!.