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John Lennon

 
Date of Birth: October 09, 1940
Date of Death: December 08, 1980 (40)

Birth Place: London, ENGLAND
 

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 Forrest Hejkal as John Lennon Photo

Forrest Hejkal as John Lennon

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03/21/2019
Phil Powers as Leon Wildes and Forrest Hejkal as John Lennon Photo

Phil Powers as Leon Wildes and Forrest Hejkal as John Lennon

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03/21/2019
Phil Powers as Leon Wildes and Forrest Hejkal as John Lennon Photo

Phil Powers as Leon Wildes and Forrest Hejkal as John Lennon

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03/21/2019
Jeff Pope, Bill Caple (Ringo Star), Michael Hawkins (John Lennon), Kara Lily Hayworth Photo

Jeff Pope, Bill Caple (Ringo Star), Michael Hawkins (John Lennon), Kara Lily Hayworth (Cilla), Joshua Gannon (Paul McCartney), Alex Harford and Robert Willis

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09/13/2017
Young people from the Broadway community sing John Lennon's 'Imagine' for peace Photo

Young people from the Broadway community sing John Lennon's 'Imagine' for peace

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06/20/2016
 
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John Lennon News

Theatre NOVA Announces 2022-2023 Season Beginning in September 2022 Photo Theatre NOVA Announces 2022-2023 Season Beginning in September 2022
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

Theatre NOVA, Ann Arbor's resident nonprofit professional theatre, has announced its 2022-23 Season of Michigan and World Premieres. Theatre NOVA offers a subscription program as the best way to see quality programs at a discounted price.

SOMETHING ABOUT SIMON and SOMETHING ABOUT GEORGE Are Now Open at Edinburgh Fringe Photo SOMETHING ABOUT SIMON and SOMETHING ABOUT GEORGE Are Now Open at Edinburgh Fringe
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2022

Two music shows which celebrate the talent of a pair of legendary musicians are now running at the Assembly Festival at the Edinburgh Fringe. 

Valerie June Releases Cover of Gillian Welch's 'Look At Miss Ohio' Photo Valerie June Releases Cover of Gillian Welch's 'Look At Miss Ohio'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2022

Acclaimed GRAMMY-nominated singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Valerie June has shared a stunning cover of Gillian Welch and David Rawling’s masterful character study, “Look At Miss Ohio.” Watch the visualizer here!

Daredevil Falls Shares New Single 'Arms of Bliss' Photo Daredevil Falls Shares New Single 'Arms of Bliss'
by Michael Major - Jul 27, 2022

Daredevil Falls shares the single “Arms of Bliss,” the latest taste from the upcoming Kevin Augunas-produced (Cold War Kids, The Lumineers, NEEDTOBREATHE, Sinead O’Connor, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros) self-titled debut album. Kimberlin currently serves as as chairman of the advanced technology development firm Spencer Trask & Co.

Review: BAD JEWS, Arts Theatre Photo Review: BAD JEWS, Arts Theatre
by Alexander Cohen - Jul 27, 2022

Strong performances carry this cringe-inducing family feud.

See Matteo Lane, Gina Chavez, Daphne Always & More Upcoming at Joe's Pub Photo See Matteo Lane, Gina Chavez, Daphne Always & More Upcoming at Joe's Pub
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 18, 2022

Join the upcoming performances at Joe’s Pub From Tuesday, july 26 through Sunday, August 7. Featuring Eszter Balint, Danny Lipsitz and the Brass Tracks, Peter Smith, Matteo Lane, Taína Asili, Ben Abraham, Amanda andrews and more!

CHLSY To Release New Single '555' This Friday Off of Forthcoming EP 'Quantum Entangle Photo CHLSY To Release New Single '555' This Friday Off of Forthcoming EP 'Quantum Entanglement'
by Michael Major - Jul 13, 2022

CHLSY is made up of frontwoman Chelsea Gilliland, bassist Sean Swanson and drummer Sawyer Dodds, all of which had a hand in writing and producing the new single “555,” alongside musician Jon Ezzo. The track comes on the heels of several single releases, including “Garden,” “Vancouver,” two additional songs, “Bones” and “it was all in my head.”

Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center Welcomes Peter Rowan, Sarah Diamond, and Others Photo Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center Welcomes Peter Rowan, Sarah Diamond, and Others for a Music Filled Summer.
by Grace Cutler - Jul 12, 2022

Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center will come alive with music this summer. This downtown West Chester performing arts center will feature musicians from the region in a brand new Fresh & Local Summer Series.

& JULIET, Starring Lorna Courtney, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands and More, Will Open on Br Photo & JULIET, Starring Lorna Courtney, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands and More, Will Open on Broadway This October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

Currently playing a long-awaited pre-Broadway engagement in Toronto, & Juliet will transfer directly to Broadway, with previews beginning October 28, 2022 ahead of a November 17, 2022 opening at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Tickets are available now!

VIDEO: & JULIET Teases Broadway Run in New Video Photo VIDEO: & JULIET Teases Broadway Run in New Video
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022

& Juliet has teased the musical's upcoming Broadway run in a new video on Twitter. The video is captioned '&...ticipation' and features text that reads 'I want it ___way', presumably hinting at 'Broadway'.

John Lennon Videos

VIDEO: Spotlight On 5th Avenue's First Draft Series -  YOKO'S HUSBAND'S KILLER'S JAPA VideoVIDEO: Spotlight On 5th Avenue's First Draft Series - YOKO'S HUSBAND'S KILLER'S JAPANESE WIFE, GLORIA
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2022

Erika Ji, Clare Fuyuko Bierman, and Brandy Hoang Collier, the team behind Yoko's Husband's Killer's Japanese Wife, Gloria, break down their vivid new musical in this month's Spotlight On.

VIDEO: 'Put On Your Sunday Clothes' From HELLO, DOLLY! Featured in New Google Ad VideoVIDEO: 'Put On Your Sunday Clothes' From HELLO, DOLLY! Featured in New Google Ad
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2021

Broadway fans may hear a familiar tune when they watch the new Google ad, celebrating six months since NASA's Perseverance Rover has been on Mars.

VIDEO: Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer Talks HADESTOWN & More on the Latest Episode of 32 BAR C VideoVIDEO: Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer Talks HADESTOWN & More on the Latest Episode of 32 BAR CUT
by Stage Tube - Aug 5, 2021

On this week's episode of 32 Bar Cut: The Show, we are sitting down with the incredibly talented Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer! Yvette is currently starring in the award winning Broadway hit Hadestown! Enjoy our final episode of season one as we chat about Yvette's love of instruments, her recording career, and her stint on Nickelodeon!

VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek at THE BEATLES: GET BACK VideoVIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek at THE BEATLES: GET BACK
by Stage Tube - Dec 21, 2020

Acclaimed filmmaker Peter Jackson has released an exclusive sneak peek of his upcoming documentary “The Beatles: Get Back” for fans everywhere to enjoy. The 5-minute special look is available to fans worldwide on TheBeatles.com and streaming on Disney+.

VIDEO: Alanis Morissette Releases Cover of 'Happy Xmas (War is Over)' VideoVIDEO: Alanis Morissette Releases Cover of 'Happy Xmas (War is Over)'
by Stage Tube - Nov 30, 2020

Seven-time GRAMMY® Award-winning singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette has released her cover of “War Is Over” along with an accompanying video.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for David Bowie Biopic STARDUST VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for David Bowie Biopic STARDUST
by Stage Tube - Oct 28, 2020

David Bowie is one of the most seminal legends in music history; but who was the man behind the many faces? In 1971, a 24-year-old fledgling David Bowie (Johnny Flynn) is sent to America to promote his newest record, The Man Who Sold the World.

VIDEO: Sean Ono Lennon Performs 'Isolation' in Honor of John Lennon's 80th Birthday VideoVIDEO: Sean Ono Lennon Performs 'Isolation' in Honor of John Lennon's 80th Birthday
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2020

A Late Show is thrilled to welcome Sean Ono Lennon for this very special performance in honor of his father John Lennon's 80th birthday celebration.

Broadway Rewind: Watch Will Chase, Terrence Mann, Julia Murney & More Rehearse for LE VideoBroadway Rewind: Watch Will Chase, Terrence Mann, Julia Murney & More Rehearse for LENNON in 2005!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 23, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge continues Broadway Rewind with a jam-packed, star-studded look at the kickoff of the 2005- 2006 Theatre season. It includes Bernadette Peters, Yoko Ono, Amanda McBroom and Brooke Shields.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the Upcoming CHUCK BERRY Documentary VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the Upcoming CHUCK BERRY Documentary
by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2020

Chuck Berry's 60th birthday concert and the drama surrounding it were captured in Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll, but until now, Berry's life has never before been covered on screen. With CHUCK BERRY, Award-winning filmmaker Jon Brewer (BB King: The Life of Riley, Nat King Cole: Afraid of the Dark), lends new insight to the man known as the bedrock of Rock n Roll. Several rock & roll legends reflect on what Berry meant to them, with exclusive access to Mrs. Berry and the Berry family.

VIDEO: Watch King Calaway Perform 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' on THE KELLY CLARKSON SH VideoVIDEO: Watch King Calaway Perform 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' on THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 23, 2019

Country music act King Calaway gives a beautiful performance of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 'Happy Xmas (War is Over).'


John Lennon Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has John Lennon written?
John Lennon has written 6 shows including Oh! Calcutta! (Material), Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band on the Road (Composer/Lyricist), Beatlemania (Composer/Lyricist), John, Paul, George, Ringo...and Bert (Composer/Lyricist), Summer 69 (Composer/Lyricist), Lennon (Composer/Lyricist).