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John Clancy

 
Bio:
Broadway: Fun Home (Tony nom.), Tuck Everlasting, Shrek the Musical (Tony/Drama Desk noms), Cats 2016 (Dance Arr./Orch.). Off Broadway/Regional: Seattle 5th Ave: Jasper in Deadland; Public Theater: Fortress of Solitude, Fun Home (Drama Desk nom.); Secret Life of Bees (Horn arr., in dev.); Rhianna: ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Fun Home (Tony nom.), Tuck Everlasting, Shrek the Musical (Tony/Drama Desk noms), Cats 2016 (Dance Arr./Orch.). Off Broadway/Regional: Seattle 5th Ave: Jasper in Deadland; Public Theater: Fortress of Solitude, Fun Home (Drama Desk nom.); Secret Life of Bees (Horn arr., in dev.); Rhianna: ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Music Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 2022]
Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 2021]
Orchestrations
 
[US Tour, 2021]
Additional Orchestrations
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Dance Arrangements
 
[Los Angeles, 2018]
Dance Arranger
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2019]
Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Orchestrations
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2017]
Orchestrations
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Orchestrator
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Orchestrations
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Orchestrations
 
[US Tour, 2010]
Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Drums
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Percussion
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Drums
 
[Chester, CT (Regional), 1998]
Orchestrator

Photos

LaChanze and John Clancy Photo

LaChanze and John Clancy

From: 
Date:
11/12/2019
Henry Aronson, Hiddy Honari, John Putnam, Jay Leslie, John Clancy, Gary Bristol and S Photo

Henry Aronson, Hiddy Honari, John Putnam, Jay Leslie, John Clancy, Gary Bristol and Steve Snyder

From: 
Date:
11/07/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2022]
Music Orchestrator

[Broadway, 2022]
Orchestrator

[Broadway, 2021]
Orchestrations

[US Tour, 2021]
Additional Orchestrations

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Dance Arrangements

[Los Angeles, 2018]
Dance Arranger

[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2019]
Orchestrator

[Broadway, 2018]
Orchestrations

[Washington, DC (Regional), 2017]
Orchestrations

[US Tour, 2016]
Orchestrator

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Orchestrations

[Broadway, 2016]
Orchestrations

[US Tour, 2010]
Orchestrator

[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Orchestrator

[Broadway, 2007]
Drums

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Percussion

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Drums

[Chester, CT (Regional), 1998]
Orchestrator

John Clancy Biography

Broadway: Fun Home (Tony nom.), Tuck Everlasting, Shrek the Musical (Tony/Drama Desk noms), Cats 2016 (Dance Arr./Orch.). Off Broadway/Regional: Seattle 5th Ave: Jasper in Deadland; Public Theater: Fortress of Solitude, Fun Home (Drama Desk nom.); Secret Life of Bees (Horn arr., in dev.); Rhianna: NBA All-StarGame (String arr.); New Irish Tenors: Full Orchestra Arr.; Goodspeed: Just So. As drummer/or music director: Randy Newman, Corey Glover, Solange Knowles, Blood Orange, Chrissy Amphlett, Kasim Sulton, Alexa Joel, Constantine Maroulis, Bono & Edge, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark.

John Clancy Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Orchestrations
John Clancy, Kimberly Akimbo
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Orchestrations
John ClancySoft Power
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Orchestrations Gold Star
John ClancyThe Secret Life of Bees
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Orchestrations
John Clancy, Mean Girls
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Orchestrations
John Clancy, Fun Home
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Orchestrations
John Clancy, Fun Home
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Orchestrations
John Clancy, Shrek The Musical

John Clancy News

Crystal Lucas-Perry, Carolee Carmello, Elizabeth A. Davis, and More Will Lead 1776 on Photo Crystal Lucas-Perry, Carolee Carmello, Elizabeth A. Davis, and More Will Lead 1776 on Broadway
by Team BWW - Aug 9, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced the complete cast for the new Broadway production of the Tony Award-winning musical, 1776, directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus.

Tickets Go On Sale For MEAN GIRLS at PPAC This Week Photo Tickets Go On Sale For MEAN GIRLS at PPAC This Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Single tickets for the First National Tour of Mean Girls — the record-breaking new musical comedy produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia Friedman, and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film—will go on sale on Thursday, August 11 at 10A for its engagement at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) October 4 – 9, 2022. 

Dates Announced For 2022 Hartford Engagement of MEAN GIRLS Photo Dates Announced For 2022 Hartford Engagement of MEAN GIRLS
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2022

The Bushnell announced that single tickets for the First National Tour of Mean Girls— the record-breaking new musical comedy produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia Friedman, and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film—are on sale now!

Review: American Repertory Theater and Roundabout Theatre Company's 1776 is a Master  Photo Review: American Repertory Theater and Roundabout Theatre Company's 1776 is a Master Class in Musical Theatre Revivals
by Erik Bailey - Jul 8, 2022

It is no surprise to anyone that we are living in an incredibly politically charged time. One can’t help but wonder if this is the future our Founding Fathers had envisioned for our country. 1776 gives us a look at what may have been going through their minds when leading America to its independence.

Photos: Check Out All New Photos of the National Tour of MEAN GIRLS Photo Photos: Check Out All New Photos of the National Tour of MEAN GIRLS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

All new production photos have been released for the North American Tour of MEAN GIRLS, based on the hit film.  Check out the photos her!

Jordan Tyson, Joy Woods, John Cardoza, Ryan Vasquez & More to Star in THE NOTEBOOK Wo Photo Jordan Tyson, Joy Woods, John Cardoza, Ryan Vasquez & More to Star in THE NOTEBOOK World Premiere Musical
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2022

Chicago Shakespeare Theater announced the cast and creative team for the highly anticipated world premiere of The Notebook, a new musical based on the bestselling novel by Nicholas Sparks that inspired the iconic film.

Photos: Ralph Macchio Attends Performance of THE KARATE KID - THE MUSICAL Photo Photos: Ralph Macchio Attends Performance of THE KARATE KID - THE MUSICAL
by Grace Cutler - Jun 25, 2022

Original 1984 film actor Ralph Macchio attended the pre-Broadway run of THE KARATE KID – THE MUSICAL presented by STAGES St. Louis at Kirkwood Performing Arts Center. Check out photos of him performing with the cast.

World Premiere of A TRANSPARENT MUSICAL, 1776 National Tour & More Announced for Cent Photo World Premiere of A TRANSPARENT MUSICAL, 1776 National Tour & More Announced for Center Theatre Group 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022

Programming has been announced for the 2022/2023 season at the Ahmanson Theatre and Mark Taper Forum. Find out all of the shows in the season, how to get tickets & more. 

MEAN GIRLS Tickets Are Now on Sale For August Dates At The Fox Cities Performing Arts Photo MEAN GIRLS Tickets Are Now on Sale For August Dates At The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center
by Grace Cutler - Jun 22, 2022

MEAN GIRLS tickets are now on sale for August 24-28th at The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in Appleton, WI

MEAN GIRLS Comes to Coming to Schenectady, June 28- July 3 Photo MEAN GIRLS Comes to Coming to Schenectady, June 28- July 3
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 15, 2022

Proctors in Schenectady will welcome the First National Tour of Mean Girls—the record-breaking new musical comedy produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia Friedman, and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film—will be coming to Proctors from Tuesday, June 28 to Sunday, July 3.

John Clancy Videos

Photos & Video: Original Movie Cast Member William Zabka Visits THE KARATE KID - THE  VideoPhotos & Video: Original Movie Cast Member William Zabka Visits THE KARATE KID - THE MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2022

William Zabka (Johnny Lawrence in the original 1984 The Karate Kid movie and star of COBRA KAI) stopped by the production. Check out photos and video! The world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement of THE KARATE KID - The Musical is now playing at STAGES St. Louis' Kirkwood Performing Arts Center.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals of the Pre-Broadway Run of THE KARATE KID VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals of the Pre-Broadway Run of THE KARATE KID
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2022

In an all new video, go behind-the-scenes of The Karate Kid - The Musical ahead of its pre-Broadway, world premiere engagement with STAGES St. Louis at the Ross Family Theatre at the Kirkwood Performing Arts Center which begins previews tonight, Wednesday, May 25 with an opening night set for Wednesday, June 1.

VIDEO: Watch a New Clip from DIANA: THE MUSICAL on Netflix VideoVIDEO: Watch a New Clip from DIANA: THE MUSICAL on Netflix
by Michael Major - Sep 30, 2021

Watch the cast of Diana: The Musical perform 'This Is How Your People Dance' from the filmed Netflix release of the new Broadway musical.

VIDEO: First Look at Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman in the New Trailer for GUN VideoVIDEO: First Look at Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman in the New Trailer for GUN & POWDER
by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2020

Solea Pfeiffer (New York City Center's Evita, West Coast Premiere of Hamilton) and Emmy Raver-Lampman (Netflix's The Umbrella Academy, Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton) star as the Clarke sisters, Mary and Martha, in Signature Theatre's world premiere production of Gun & Powder with book and lyrics by Angelica Chéri and music by Ross Baum. Check out the new trailer below!

Video: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Perform 'Wide Open Plains' From GUN & PO VideoVideo: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Perform 'Wide Open Plains' From GUN & POWDER
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2020

Gun & Powder begins performances tonight, January 28, at Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre. Watch the Pfeiffer and Raver-Lampman perform 'Wide Open Plains' in the new video!

VIDEO: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing 'Freedom' From GUN & POWDER VideoVIDEO: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing 'Freedom' From GUN & POWDER
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2020

Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman are set to star as the Clarke sisters, Mary and Martha, in Signature Theatre's world premiere production of Gun & Powder with book and lyrics by Angelica Chéri and music by Ross Baum. Gun & Powder will run from January 28 a?' February 23, 2020 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre and will be directed by Robert O'Hara (Broadway's Slave Play).

VIDEO: Take a Look At The Musical Number 'Election Night' from The Public Theater's p VideoVIDEO: Take a Look At The Musical Number 'Election Night' from The Public Theater's production of SOFT POWER
by Stage Tube - Nov 5, 2019

Below is a link to a clip from the musical number a?oeElection Nighta?? from The Public Theater's production of SOFT POWER, with play and lyrics by Tony Award winner David Henry Hwang, music and additional lyrics by Tony Award winner Jeanine Tesori, choreography by Tony nominee Sam Pinkleton, and direction by Tony nominee Leigh Silverman. SOFT POWER will run through Sunday, November 17.

VIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From SOFT POWER at the Public VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From SOFT POWER at the Public
by Stage Tube - Oct 16, 2019

The Public Theater presents Soft Power, with play and lyrics by Tony Award winner David Henry Hwang, music and additional lyrics by Tony Award winner Jeanine Tesori, choreography by Tony nominee Sam Pinkleton, and is directed by Tony nominee Leigh Silverman. Get a first look at footage from the production!

Full Cast Announced For MEAN GIRLS on Tour VideoFull Cast Announced For MEAN GIRLS on Tour
by Alan Henry - Aug 15, 2019

Mean Girls, the record-breaking new musical comedy produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia Friedman, and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film, is pleased to announce full casting for the First National Tour. The Mean Girls National Tour launches on September 21 in Buffalo, NY. Click here for the full tour route.

Ryan Murphy to Host a Performance of THE PROM April 9th VideoRyan Murphy to Host a Performance of THE PROM April 9th
by Julie Musbach - Mar 21, 2019

Six-time Emmy Award winner Ryan Murphy announced today on Instagram that he will host a special performance of THE PROM to benefit Hetrick Martin, GLAAD and The Trevor Project on Tuesday, April 9.


John Clancy Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has John Clancy been nominated for?
Outstanding Orchestrations (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kimberly Akimbo , Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Soft Power , Outstanding Orchestrations (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Secret Life of Bees , Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for Mean Girls , Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for Fun Home Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Fun Home and Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for Shrek The Musical .

What awards has John Clancy won?
Outstanding Orchestrations (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Secret Life of Bees.