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John McDaniel

 
Date of Birth: February 26

Birth Place: St. Louis, MO, USA

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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2011]
Music Arranger
Orchestrator
Music Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Conductor
Musical Director
 
[New York, 2009] [Replacement]
Musical Director[Replacement]
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2007]
Musical Supervision
Music Arranger
Orchestrator
Concept
Orchestrations/Arrangements/Musical Supervision
 
[East Haddam, CT (Regional), 2006]
Concept
Music Supervisor/Arrangements
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Music Arranger
Orchestrator
Music Arranger
Producer
Musical Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Musical Supervisor
Dance/Incidental/Vocal Arrangements
 
[Regional (US), 2003]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Vocal Music Arranger
Supervising Musical Director
Vocal/Incidental Arrangements
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Music Arrangements
Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Musical Director
Vocal Music Arranger
Dance Music Arranger
Conductor
Dance Arrangements
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Musical Director
 
[US Tour, 2006]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Musical Director
 
[Los Angeles, 1992]
Musical Director
 
[Los Angeles, 1993]
Musical Director

John McDaniel Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Orchestrations
John McDaniel, Bonnie & Clyde

John McDaniel News

Full Cast Announced For BONNIE & CLYDE at The Garrick Theatre Photo Full Cast Announced For BONNIE & CLYDE at The Garrick Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jan 30, 2023

The full cast has been announced for BONNIE & CLYDE THE MUSICAL at The Garrick Theatre reuniting stars Frances Mayli McCann and Jordan Luke Gage as the titular pair alongside the Olivier Award winning Georgie Maguire reprising his role as 'Buck Barrow' and West End star Jodie Steele as Blanche Barrow, with Olivier Award nominated Cleve September returning as 'Ted' and Dom Hartley-Harris as Preacher.

Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Now Accepting Applications For 2023 Cabaret Junior Fell Photo Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Now Accepting Applications For 2023 Cabaret Junior Fellows
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2023

The Junior Fellows program is a part of the O'Neill's annual Cabaret & Performance Conference, which brings leading Cabaret artists to perform at the organization's seaside campus in Waterford, CT and provides development opportunities for up-and-coming artists.

Jason Graae and David Turner Will Lead MAX AND WILLY'S LAST LAUGH Reading at Mosaic T Photo Jason Graae and David Turner Will Lead MAX AND WILLY'S LAST LAUGH Reading at Mosaic Theater's Catalyst New Play Festival
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 18, 2023

Co-authored by Conor Duffy and Jake Broder, Max & Willy’s Last Laugh is based on the true story of entertainers Max Ehrlich and Willy Rosen, who for 18 months performed the funniest cabaret in Europe to ensure their safety at the Westerbork Transit Camp during World War II.

BONNIE & CLYDE Will Release a West End Cast Recording Photo BONNIE & CLYDE Will Release a West End Cast Recording
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2023

A cast recording will be released of the West End production of BONNIE & CLYDE THE MUSICAL. Further information including date of release to be announced soon.

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by BWW - Dec 27, 2022

12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Favo Photo 12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 19, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 19th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards;  at Stages St. Lou Photo Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; at Stages St. Louis Leads Best Ensemble Performance!
by BWW - Dec 12, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 12th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Photo Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; The Muny Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 5, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 5th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; Stage St. Louis IN THE H Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards; Stage St. Louis IN THE HEIGHTS Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld St. Louis Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Liz Callaway, Klea Blackhurst & More to Perform as Part of Eugene O'Neill Theater Cen Photo Liz Callaway, Klea Blackhurst & More to Perform as Part of Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's Winter Cabaret Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 14, 2022

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center will ring in the 2022 holiday season with its first ever Winter Cabaret Series running December 15 through December 18. Tthe line-up will feature an array of accomplished Broadway and cabaret favorites, who will perform festive, holiday-themed shows.

John McDaniel Videos

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from Kristin Chenoweth's Broadway Bootcamp! Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Highlights from Kristin Chenoweth's Broadway Bootcamp!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 18, 2021

On Sunday night, the volume was turned up in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. That's because the showcase finale of Kristin Chenoweth's Broadway Bootcamp, which this year both LIVE and virtual, concluded with the Kristi Awards.

BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of STICK & STONES with Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of STICK & STONES with Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and More!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 14, 2020

The online concert premiere of the new musical Sticks & Stones will feature a star-studded cast including Audra McDonald, Javier Mu√Īoz and George Salazar when it premieres Friday, October 16, 2020, as part of National Bullying Prevention Month. We've got a sneak peek!

VIDEO: Barb Jungr and The Fourth Choir Release '‚ÄčIn My Troubled Days' Videoplay
VIDEO: Barb Jungr and The Fourth Choir Release '‚ÄčIn My Troubled Days'

by Stage Tube - Apr 14, 2020

As the world faces a global pandemic that has altered the way we all interact and lead our lives, Barb Jungr, Britain's provocative cabaret/jazz artist, is releasing 'In My Troubled Days', a timely new song for the strange times we currently find ourselves in.

VIDEO: First Look at LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Pittsburgh Public Theater Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Pittsburgh Public Theater

by Stage Tube - Jan 29, 2020

Pittsburgh Public Theater starts 2020 with Little Shop of Horrors, with book and lyrics by Howard Ashman and music by Alan Menken. This show is Marya Sea Kaminski's first musical at The Public, and features the return of Grammy winner John McDaniel as Music Director.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefit Concert

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2019

Earlier this week, The Actors Fund in association with Universal Theatrical Group and Margaret Styne presented a one-night only concert¬†of the holiday classic Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. The evening was directed by Carl Andress with choreography by Nathan Peck, based on original choreography by Marcos Santana. Grammy Award¬ģ and Emmy Award¬ģ-winner John McDaniel wrote new orchestrations for the score and served at the evening's music director, conducting a 28 piece on stage orchestra.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE at Goodspeed Musicals Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE at Goodspeed Musicals

by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Goodspeed Musicals's Because of Winn Dixie. This touching tale based on the award-winning novel by Kate DiCamillo will run through September 1 at The Goodspeed in East Haddam, Conn. Check out the video!

VIDEO: BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE at Goodspeed Musicals Videoplay
VIDEO: BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE at Goodspeed Musicals

by Stage Tube - Jul 1, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Goodspeed Musicals's Because of Winn Dixie. This touching tale based on the award-winning novel by Kate DiCamillo will run through September 1 at The Goodspeed in East Haddam, Conn. Check out the video!

VIDEO: James Corden Shares Billy Porter's Broadway Karaoke at the TONYS Videoplay
VIDEO: James Corden Shares Billy Porter's Broadway Karaoke at the TONYS

by Stage Tube - Jun 11, 2019

James Corden is back hosting his talk show, fresh off hosting the 2019 Tony Awards the night before. Corden decided to share a special moment during a commercial break when he asked Billy Porter to sing some karaoke -- and Billy absolutely crushes 'Everything's Coming Up Roses' from the Broadway classic Gypsy.

VIDEO: Billy Porter Talks His Tonys, Oscars Outfits Videoplay
VIDEO: Billy Porter Talks His Tonys, Oscars Outfits

by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2019

Billy Porter stopped by Live with Kelly and Ryan on Monday to talk about his iconic award show outfits, including the one he wore last night to the 2019 Tony Awards.

VIDEO: Billy Porter Sings GYPSY During Tonys Commercial Videoplay
VIDEO: Billy Porter Sings GYPSY During Tonys Commercial

by Robert Diamond - Jun 9, 2019

Everyone at Radio City Music Hall for this year's Tony Awards was given a special treat as Billy Porter was coaxed into singing 'Rose's Turn' in karaoke during one of the ceremony's commercial breaks! Check out the video below!


John McDaniel Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has John McDaniel been nominated for?
Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for Bonnie & Clyde .