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John Epperson

Also Credited As: Lypsinka
 

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Off-Broadway American Premiere, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Transport Group Off-Broadway Revival, 2015
Queen Aggravain
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Revival, 2004
Stepmother
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Lypsinka
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Lypsinka
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Lypsinka
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Lypsinka
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Production Designer

Writing

Conceiver
Creator
Creator
Bookwriter

John Epperson Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production
John EppersonLypsinka! The Boxed Set

John Epperson News

David Cale, Nat Wolff, Hari Nef & More to Star in THE SEAGULL/WOODSTOCK World Premier Photo David Cale, Nat Wolff, Hari Nef & More to Star in THE SEAGULL/WOODSTOCK World Premiere at The New Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2022

David Cale, Patrick Foley, Hari Nef, Daniel Oreskes, Parker Posey, Bill Sage, Aleyse Shannon, Amy Stiller and Nat Wolff will appear in the company’s world premiere of The Seagull/Woodstock, NY, by Thomas Bradshaw, adapted from Chekhov, directed by Scott Elliott. 

Jay Rogers, Award-Winning Performer and Director, Has Passed Away Photo Jay Rogers, Award-Winning Performer and Director, Has Passed Away
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 30, 2022

According to various reports, award-winning performer and director Jay Rogers passed away on Friday, October 28th, 2022.

Ann Kittredge to Perform at The Laurie Beechman Theatre and The New York Cabaret Conv Photo Ann Kittredge to Perform at The Laurie Beechman Theatre and The New York Cabaret Convention in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

Ann Kittredge will return to¬†The Laurie Beechman Theatre¬†(407 West 42nd Street ‚Äď between 9th & 10th Avenues) on¬†Sunday, October 23rd at 7pm¬†with her Musical Director¬†Christopher Denny¬†(piano),¬†Sean Harkness¬†(guitar),¬†Mary Ann McSweeney¬†(bass),¬†Rex Benincasa(drums) and special guests¬†Robbie Kondor¬†and¬†Steve Ross.

Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Jeb Kreager & More to Star in Will Arbery's EVANSTON SALT COS Photo Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Jeb Kreager & More to Star in Will Arbery's EVANSTON SALT COSTS CLIMBING Off-Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2022

The New Group has announced complete casting and dates for the company’s 2022-23 Season opener: Evanston Salt Costs Climbing, by Will Arbery and directed by Danya Taymor. The New York premiere of this play about climate and change will feature Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Jeb Kreager, Ken Leung, and Rachel Sachnoff.

The New Group Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring Two World Premieres, Work Directed b Photo The New Group Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring Two World Premieres, Work Directed by Chlo√ę Sevigny & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

The New Group has announced the company’s 2022-23 Season, to include the following productions: Evanston Salt Costs Climbing, by Will Arbery, directed by Danya Taymor; The Seagull/Woodstock, NY, by Thomas Bradshaw, adapted from Chekhov, directed by Scott Elliott; and Bernarda’s Daughters, by Diane Exavier, directed by Dominique Rider.  T

Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today Photo Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

It's today! Award-winning vocalist Ann Kittredge's debut recording reIMAGINE, a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined and produced by award-winning songwriter and record producer Paul Rolnick, is available on all digital platforms as of today, May 16, 2022.

Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Th Photo Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

In celebration of her soon to be released album¬†Ann Kittredge:reIMAGINE(Jazzheads, Inc./King Kozmo Music), a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined, Ms. Kittredge, will appear at¬†The Laurie Beechman Theatre¬†(407 West 42nd Street ‚Äď between 9th & 10th Avenues) on¬†Thursday, May 26th at 7pm.

American Ballet Theatre's Pride Nights to Feature Lypsinka, Tommy Dorfman and More Photo American Ballet Theatre's Pride Nights to Feature Lypsinka, Tommy Dorfman and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2021

American Ballet Theatre’s Fall season at the David H. Koch Theater, October 20-31, will present its first-ever Pride Night celebrations, Wednesday evening, October 27 at 7:30 P.M. and Saturday evening, October 30 at 8:00 P.M., with a series of events honoring the LGBTQIA+ community and LGBT History Month. 

World Premiere of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD to be Presented by The Y Photo World Premiere of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD to be Presented by The York Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

The York Theatre Company in association with Riki Kane Larimer, will present the world premiere of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin, with book by Barry Kleinbort, music direction by David Hancock Turner, and directed by Randy Skinner.

Ethan Hawke, John Leguizamo, Brandon Victor Dixon & More Featured in The New Group Of Photo Ethan Hawke, John Leguizamo, Brandon Victor Dixon & More Featured in The New Group Off Stage's Upcoming Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 20, 2020

The New Group in association with John Ridley's NŇć Studios are joining forces through The New Group Off Stage division, and have announced an upcoming slate of projects. The New Group Off Stage will feature theatrical expressions in different media.

John Epperson Videos

BWW TV STAGE TUBE: 'LEGENDS' Benefit Gala Promo Spot
by Eddie Varley - Mar 5, 2009

Legends Charles Busch, Whoopi Goldberg and Lypsinka star in the first-ever New York presentation of the play by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner James Kirkwood (A Chorus Line), which will be presented on Monday evening, March 23 at 8PM at Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street).


John Epperson Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has John Epperson written?
John Epperson has written 3 shows including Dial ‚ÄėM' for Model (Bookwriter), I Could Go on Lypsynching (Conceiver), Lypsinka! A Day in the Life (Creator).

What awards has John Epperson been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Lypsinka! The Boxed Set .