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John Gould

 
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Stage Credits

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1976
Performer
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1966
Performer
  [Broadway]
1944
Harry Katz
  [Broadway]
1944
Ensemble

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director

Writing

Composer
Creator
Composer

Photos

Executive Director Edgar Dobie, Director John Gould Rubin, Edwin Lee Gibson (Dick Gre Photo

Executive Director Edgar Dobie, Director John Gould Rubin, Edwin Lee Gibson (Dick Gregory), Artistic Director Molly Smith, John Carlin (Stand-up Comic/Emcee/Interviewer/Heckler/Cabbie) and Playwright Gretchen Law

From: 
Date:
09/17/2018
General Manager Ian Pool, Director John Gould Rubin and Director of Community Engagem Photo

General Manager Ian Pool, Director John Gould Rubin and Director of Community Engagement/Senior Artistic Advisor Anita Maynard-Losh

From: 
Date:
08/07/2018
Director John Gould Rubin, Edwin Lee Gibson (Dick Gregory) and John Carlin (Stand-up  Photo

Director John Gould Rubin, Edwin Lee Gibson (Dick Gregory) and John Carlin (Stand-up Comic/Emcee/Interviewer/Gospel Singer/ Heckler/Cabbie)

From: 
Date:
08/07/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1976
Performer

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1966
Performer

  [Broadway]
1944
Harry Katz

  [Broadway]
1944
Ensemble

Productions

Director

Writing
Composer
Creator
Composer





John Gould News

BWW Review: KING LEAR at Wallis Annenberg Center For The Arts Photo BWW Review: KING LEAR at Wallis Annenberg Center For The Arts
by Evan Henerson - May 23, 2022

Despite some instances of inventive staging and plenty of technical blares and flashes, John Gould Rubin’s production is as wrongheaded as it is irritating to sit through. Read our BWW critic's review.

BWW Interview: John Gould Rubin Directing Creative Cohort Joe Morton as KING LEAR Photo BWW Interview: John Gould Rubin Directing Creative Cohort Joe Morton as KING LEAR
by Gil Kaan - May 5, 2022

Next up at The Wallis, a radical reinvention of Shakespeare’s King Lear, starring Joe Morton in the titular role opens May 14, 2022 (with previews beginning May 10th). John Gould Rubin directs the cast which also includes Mark Harelik, River Gallo, Zach Solomon, Brie Eley, Emily Swallow, Rafael Jordan, Miguel Perez, Stanley Jackson, and Danielle Thorpe. John was most gracious to carve out some time of his full creative schedule to answer a few of my queries.

Joe Morton Stars in the Wallis Center's Radical Reinvention of Shakespeare's KING LEA Photo Joe Morton Stars in the Wallis Center's Radical Reinvention of Shakespeare's KING LEAR
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2022

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents a radical reinvention of Shakespeare's KING LEAR, starring Emmy Award and NAACP Image Award winner Joe Morton (ABC's ‚ÄúScandal,‚ÄĚ the legendary Brother from Another Planet, Netflix's ‚ÄúThe Politician,‚ÄĚ Justice League) and directed by John Gould Rubin, opening Saturday, May 14 and running through Sunday, June 5, 2022, with previews May 10 through 13, in The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater.

Playwright Turned Painter Michael Ricigliano to Debut New Art Exhibit in Long Island Photo Playwright Turned Painter Michael Ricigliano to Debut New Art Exhibit in Long Island
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2022

With the hopes of seeing life return to ‚Äúnormal,‚ÄĚ Long Island- based lawyer turned filmmaker, playwright, and fine artist, Michael Ricigliano will debut his newest exhibition, WOVEN at Long Island University Post Campus (720 Northern Boulevard. Brookville, NY 11548).¬†

Wallis Artistic Director Paul Crewes To Step Down, Transition To Artistic Advisor Photo Wallis Artistic Director Paul Crewes To Step Down, Transition To Artistic Advisor
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2021

Pioneering arts leader Paul Crewes, who has served since 2015 as the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' first Artistic Director, steps down from his position at the end of this year and transitions to a new role as Artistic Advisor for the balance of The Wallis' 2021-2022 Season, it was announced by Michael Nemeroff, Chairman of the Board.

BACKSEAT to be Presented by LAByrinth Theater Company Beginning This Friday Photo BACKSEAT to be Presented by LAByrinth Theater Company Beginning This Friday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2021

LAByrinth Theater Company will present BACKSEAT, a series of readings of new works inspired by the formation of The Drivers Cooperative NYC. LAByrinth company members have created fifteen new works exploring the intersection of the American Dream and the reality of the working class world of New York City drivers.

Alan Cumming, Chita Rivera, Daphne Rubin-Vega and More Set For Fundraiser To Save LAB Photo Alan Cumming, Chita Rivera, Daphne Rubin-Vega and More Set For Fundraiser To Save LAByrinth Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

A GoFundMe campaign has been set up to raise the needed funds and has already raised $45,000.00 of the $75,000.00 goal.

Joy Behar, Lorraine Bracco & More Set For Guild Hall Benefit Photo Joy Behar, Lorraine Bracco & More Set For Guild Hall Benefit
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 29, 2020

A handful of hilarious and talented performers are set to take part in a special theatrical event on October 25 at 8pm

Primary Stages Announces Additional Programming for PRIMARY PLUS Photo Primary Stages Announces Additional Programming for PRIMARY PLUS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2020

PRIMARY STAGES announced today additional programming for Primary Plus, a series of online programs aimed at helping artists connect with Primary Stages and with each other. For additional details about each program and the most up-to-date information please visit primarystages.org/explore/primary-plus.

ANDTheatre Company Announces Eclectics Festival Photo ANDTheatre Company Announces Eclectics Festival
by Stephi Wild - Feb 7, 2020

ANDTheatre Company is pleased to announce the 13th Annual 'Eclectic Evening of Shorts: Boxers and Briefs,' running from February 28th-March 8th at Theatre 54 at Shetler Studios. Sixteen new plays will be performed in two groups ('Boxers' and 'Briefs') over the course of eight evenings. Between short plays, solo performances, and even a multimedia painting exposition with a dramatic thrust, these new evenings of shorts certainly live up to their 'eclectic' name!

John Gould Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At TURN ME LOOSE At Arena Stage VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At TURN ME LOOSE At Arena Stage
by Alan Henry - Sep 5, 2018

Arena Stage announces the D.C.-area premiere of Turn Me Loose, Gretchen Law's intimate, no-holds-barred drama about the extraordinary and explosive life of Dick Gregory, who spent his later years in the nation's capital.

VIDEO: John Legend Talks New Off-Broadway Play TURN ME LOOSE
by Caryn Robbins - May 20, 2016

Music superstar John Legend stopped by NBC's TODAY to talk about his new off-Broadway show TURN ME LOOSE, based on the life of 1960s comic Dick Gregory.

STAGE TUBE: SCANDAL's Joe Morton Talks Off-Broadway's TURN ME LOOSE on LIVE WITH KELLY & MICHAEL
by Stage Tube - May 13, 2016

John Legend and Mike Jackson present a new comedic drama about the extraordinary and explosive life of Dick Gregory - starring SCANDAL's Joe Morton - that shines a light on the first Black comedian to expose white audiences to racial comedy. Morton stopped by LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL earlier this week where he opened up about the production - check out a clip below!

BWW TV: Leslie Bibb, Christopher Gattelli & More Preview Powerhouse Summer Season!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 4, 2014

New York Stage and Film and Vassar College, this summer celebrating the 30th year of their Powerhouse Theater collaboration, will soon present their upcoming Powerhouse Theater Season, running from June 20 to July 27 atVassar College (Poughkeepsie, New York). Members of the casts gave a special press preview yesterday and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the whole gang about the season!

BWW TV: CELEBRITY CHARADES - Ana Ortiz 'Bonus Round'
by Eddie Varley - Nov 5, 2008

Ugly Betty star Ana Ortiz trained long and hard for her chance to join the 'battle'. We checked in with her right before she entered the star-studded charade zone to make sure she was 'ready to rock'!

BWW TV: CELEBRITY CHARADES - We Will Rock You!
by Eddie Varley - Nov 5, 2008

LAByrinth Theater Company (John Ortiz, Artistic Director; Philip Seymour Hoffman, Co-Artistic Director; John Gould Rubin, Co-Artistic & Executive Director) entered the arena of power chords and monster riffs to present the sixth annual benefit featuring Celebrity Charades. This year's event was a battle of the bands, invoking the theme 'We Will Rock You' at concert venue Terminal 5 (610 West 56th Street, at 11th Avenue).

BWW TV: Ana Ortiz Learns 'CELEBRITY CHARADES' Day 4: Eric Bogosian
by Eddie Varley - Oct 17, 2008

Ugly Betty star Ana Ortiz learns the RULES of the game by stern taskmaster & Celebrity Charades Referee Eric Bogosian.

BWW TV: Ana Ortiz Learns 'CELEBRITY CHARADES' Day 3: Cynthia Rowley
by Eddie Varley - Oct 15, 2008

Ugly Betty star Ana Ortiz gains some inspired insight on how to REALLY play the game from famed fashion designer Cynthia Rowley.

BWW TV: Ana Ortiz Learns 'CELEBRITY CHARADES' Day 2: Sam Rockwell & Yul Vazquez
by Eddie Varley - Oct 10, 2008

Ugly Betty star Ana Ortiz learns some new tips on the game from veteran players Sam Rockwell and Yul Vazquez.

BWW TV: 'CELEBRITY CHARADES' Day 1: Bob Balaban Teaches Ana Ortiz
by Eddie Varley - Oct 7, 2008

LAByrinth Theater Company has put together webisodes for the upcoming 'Celebrity Charades' Gala on October 20th. Watch as Bob Balaban gives Ana Ortiz some tips on the game.


John Gould Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has John Gould been in?
John Gould has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has John Gould been in?
John Gould has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has John Gould written?
John Gould has written 2 shows including 4 Degrees Over (Composer), Betjemania (Composer).