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John Shivers

 
Bio:
Broadway sound design credits include The Little Mermaid, Tarzan, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, In My Life, Billy Crystal's 700 Sundays, Julia Sweeney's God Said "Ha!" He is also credited as the associate sound designer for Broadway and worldwide productions of Mary Poppins, The Lion King, The Producers, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway sound design credits include The Little Mermaid, Tarzan, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, In My Life, Billy Crystal's 700 Sundays, Julia Sweeney's God Said "Ha!" He is also credited as the associate sound designer for Broadway and worldwide productions of Mary Poppins, The Lion King, The Producers, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Sound Design
 
[US Tour, 2020]
Sound Design
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2018]
Co-Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018]
Sound Design
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018] [Replacement]
Sound Design[Replacement]
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018]
Sound Design
 
[Chicago, 2018]
Sound Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Regional (US), 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Regional (US), 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2015]
Sound Design
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2014]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2014]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[Los Angeles, 2008]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Associate Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Associate Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Associate Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Associate Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Assistant Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Associate Sound Designer

John Shivers Biography

Broadway sound design credits include The Little Mermaid, Tarzan, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, In My Life, Billy Crystal's 700 Sundays, Julia Sweeney's God Said "Ha!" He is also credited as the associate sound designer for Broadway and worldwide productions of Mary Poppins, The Lion King, The Producers, Hairspray, Elton John and Tim Rice's Aida, Titanic, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Big, The Who's Tommy, Guys and Dolls and The Buddy Holly Story. Other credits include work on various productions with Ace, Savion Glover, Dionne Warwick and Burt Bacharach and Gregory Hines. John is married to singer/songwriter Catherine Porter with whom he has a daughter, Ruby.

John Shivers Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2013 - Best Sound Design of a Musical Gold Star
John Shivers, Kinky Boots
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Sound Design of a Musical
John Shivers, Kinky Boots

John Shivers News

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL is Coming to Wharton Center in December Photo PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL is Coming to Wharton Center in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2022

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL,¬†based on one of Hollywood‚Äôs most beloved romantic stories of all time, is coming to Wharton Center Tuesday, December 13 ‚ÄĒ Sunday, December 18, 2022!¬†

Tickets For SHUCKED on Broadway Are on Sale Now Photo Tickets For SHUCKED on Broadway Are on Sale Now
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

Tickets to Shucked, the new original musical comedy with book by Tony Award winner Robert Horn and score by the Nashville songwriting team of Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally, are now on sale to the general public.

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.

Photos: All New Photos of Courtney Bowman and Andy Barke in PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICA Photo Photos: All New Photos of Courtney Bowman and Andy Barke in PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2022

All new production photos have been released for PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL at the Savoy Theatre starring Courtney Bowman as Kit De Luca and Andy Barke as Happy Man/Mr Thompson.

Alex Newell and More Will Lead New Musical SHUCKED on Broadway in March 2023 Photo Alex Newell and More Will Lead New Musical SHUCKED on Broadway in March 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2022

New original musical comedy, Shucked, is headed to Broadway in Spring 2023! The musical features¬†a book by Tony Award¬ģ winner Robert Horn and a score by the¬†¬†Nashville songwriting team of Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally. Learn more about Shucked, and how to purchase tickets, here!

AFTERWORDS to Have Industry Reading This Week Photo AFTERWORDS to Have Industry Reading This Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2022

Elttaes Productions will present private developmental work session presentations of the new musical AFTERWORDS on Thursday, November 17, and Friday, November 18, 2022, for select industry members. 

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL is Coming to the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall in Fe Photo PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL is Coming to the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 7, 2022

The producers of the PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL announced today that single tickets for the upcoming tour engagement at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall at FSW will go on sale Friday, November 11 at 10AM. The production will run from February 21, 2023, to February 26, 2023.

PRETTY WOMAN Comes to Proctors in Two Weeks Photo PRETTY WOMAN Comes to Proctors in Two Weeks
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2022

Proctors in Schenectady and the producers of PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL present the upcoming tour engagement at Proctors November 8-13, 2022.

Courtney Bowman and Andy Barke Join PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL in the West End Photo Courtney Bowman and Andy Barke Join PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL in the West End
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2022

West End sensation Courtney Bowman will star as Kit De Luca and current cast member Andy Barke will take on the role of Happy Man/Mr Thompson in Pretty Woman the Musical from Tuesday 15 November.

Photos: First Look at Jessie Davidson as Vivian Ward in PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL Nat Photo Photos: First Look at Jessie Davidson as Vivian Ward in PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2022

The producers of the first national tour of PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL have released first look photos of Jessie Davidson as Vivian Ward after her debut performance in Memphis, TN. Check out the photos here!

John Shivers Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For JOSEPH At The Muny Starring Jason Gotay, Jessica Vosk Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For JOSEPH At The Muny Starring Jason Gotay, Jessica Vosk, Mykal Kilgore & More!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2022

Go inside rehearsals for The Muny's grand finale of the 2022 season, the mega-fun hit Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, which runs August 12 - 18, 2022.

Photo/Video: First Look At THE COLOR PURPLE At The Muny Videoplay
Photo/Video: First Look At THE COLOR PURPLE At The Muny

by Grace Cutler - Aug 5, 2022

Get a first look at The Muny's production of The Color Purple, which began performances August 3rd and runs through August 9th, 2022.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's THE COLOR PURPLE Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's THE COLOR PURPLE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2022

Get a first look at The Muny's production of The Color Purple, which began performances August 3rd and runs through August 9th, 2022.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For The Muny's THE COLOR PURPLE Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For The Muny's THE COLOR PURPLE

by Alan Henry - Aug 3, 2022

Go inside rehearsals for The Muny's production of The Color Purple, which begins performances tonight and runs through August 9th, 2022.

Photos/Video: Get a First Look at LEGALLY BLONDE at the Muny Starring Kyla Stone, Pat Videoplay
Photos/Video: Get a First Look at LEGALLY BLONDE at the Muny Starring Kyla Stone, Patti Murin & More!

by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2022

Get a first look at The Muny's Legally Blonde The Musical, running July 25 - 31, 2022. The cast is led by Kyla Stone (Elle Woods), Fergie L. Phillipe (Emmett Forrest), Patti Murin (Paulette), and Sean Allan Krill (Professor Callahan).

VIDEO: In Rehearsals for LEGALLY BLONDE at the Muny, Starring Kyla Stone and Patti Mu Videoplay
VIDEO: In Rehearsals for LEGALLY BLONDE at the Muny, Starring Kyla Stone and Patti Murin

by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022

The Muny's production of Legally Blonde The Musical begins tonight, running July 25 - 31, 2022. Get a first look in the all new sneak peek video here!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Jeanna de Waal, Corbin Bleu & More in The Muny's MARY POPP Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Jeanna de Waal, Corbin Bleu & More in The Muny's MARY POPPINS

by Stage Tube - Jul 6, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's high-flying production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins, now on stage through July 13.

Exclusive: First Look at Shereen Pimentel, Robert Petkoff & More in The Muny's CAMELO Videoplay
Exclusive: First Look at Shereen Pimentel, Robert Petkoff & More in The Muny's CAMELOT

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 23, 2022

The Muny is presenting Lerner and Loewe's Camelot, running through June 28. The cast features Robert Petkoff (Arthur/Reveler), Ta'Nika Gibson (Guenevere/Reveler), Brandon Chu (Lancelot/Reveler), Shereen Pimentel (Guenevere/Reveler), Evan Ruggiero (Sir Dinadan/Reveler), and more. Get a first look at photos and video here!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Set Of Alliance Theatre's TRADING PLACES Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Set Of Alliance Theatre's TRADING PLACES

by Stage Tube - May 20, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the set of Alliance Theatre's world premiere musical, Trading Places. Inspired by the iconic and beloved 1983 Paramount Pictures film, Trading Places is a hilarious and contemporary musical reimagining of the prince and pauper fable.

VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

Disney’s beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.


John Shivers Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has John Shivers been nominated for?
Best Sound Design of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Kinky Boots and Best Sound Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Kinky Boots .

What awards has John Shivers won?
Best Sound Design of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Kinky Boots.