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John Williams

 
Date of Birth: April 15, 1903
Date of Death: May 05, 1983 (80)

Birth Place: Chalfont, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1970
David Bliss
  [Broadway]
1964
Sir Gregory
  [Broadway]
1961
General Allenby
  [Broadway]
1955
Belmann
  [Broadway]
1952
Inspector Hubbard
  [Broadway]
1952
Herbert Reedbeck
  [Broadway]
1949
Bishop Gregor
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
Duke of Norfolk
  [Broadway]
1948
Mark Kennicott
  [Broadway]
1946
Walter Wallace
  [Broadway]
1941
Jerry Seymoure
  [Broadway]
1939
Philo Smith
  [Broadway]
1939
Cunningham
  [Broadway]
1938
Eric Lindon
  [Broadway]
1937
Mr. Slope
  [Broadway]
1934
Clyde Lockert
  [Broadway]
1934
Clyde Lockert
  [Broadway]
1933
Sergeant Brace
  [Broadway]
1933
John
  [Broadway]
1931
Felix
  [Broadway]
1930
Richard Chalfont
  [Broadway]
1928
Lord of Teylesmore
  [Broadway]
1928
Burglar
  [Broadway]
1927
Douglas Helder
  [Broadway]
1927
James Depew
  [Broadway]
1927
Howell Jamess
  [Broadway]
1926
Charles Murdock
  [Broadway]
1925
Lucien
  [Broadway]
1925
Gerald Shannon
  [Broadway]
1924
Clifford Hope

Photos

Andris Nelsons, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Bradley Cooper
Photo Credit: Michael Photo

Andris Nelsons, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Bradley Cooper Photo Credit: Michael Blanchard

From: 
Date:
08/26/2018
Alexander Bernstein, Nina Bernstein Simmons, Andris Nelsons, Jamie Bernstein, John Wi Photo

Alexander Bernstein, Nina Bernstein Simmons, Andris Nelsons, Jamie Bernstein, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Bradley Cooper Photo Credit: Chris Lee

From: 
Date:
08/26/2018
Alexander Bernstein, Nina Bernstein Simmons, Andris Nelsons, Jamie Bernstein, John Wi Photo

Alexander Bernstein, Nina Bernstein Simmons, Andris Nelsons, Jamie Bernstein, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Bradley Cooper Photo Credit: Michael Blanchard

From: 
Date:
08/26/2018
Andris Nelsons, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Bradley Cooper
Photo Credit: Michael Photo

Andris Nelsons, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Bradley Cooper Photo Credit: Michael Blanchard

From: 
Date:
08/26/2018
Keith Lockhart, Alexander Bernstein, Nina Bernstein Simmons, Andris Nelsons, Jamie Be Photo

Keith Lockhart, Alexander Bernstein, Nina Bernstein Simmons, Andris Nelsons, Jamie Bernstein, John Williams, Steven Spielberg, Bradley Cooper, Mark Volpe Photo Credit: Chris Lee

From: 
Date:
08/26/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1970
David Bliss

  [Broadway]
1964
Sir Gregory

  [Broadway]
1961
General Allenby

  [Broadway]
1955
Belmann

  [Broadway]
1952
Inspector Hubbard

  [Broadway]
1952
Herbert Reedbeck

  [Broadway]
1949
Bishop Gregor

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
Duke of Norfolk

  [Broadway]
1948
Mark Kennicott

  [Broadway]
1946
Walter Wallace

  [Broadway]
1941
Jerry Seymoure

  [Broadway]
1939
Philo Smith

  [Broadway]
1939
Cunningham

  [Broadway]
1938
Eric Lindon

  [Broadway]
1937
Mr. Slope

  [Broadway]
1934
Clyde Lockert

  [Broadway]
1934
Clyde Lockert

  [Broadway]
1933
Sergeant Brace

  [Broadway]
1933
John

  [Broadway]
1931
Felix

  [Broadway]
1930
Richard Chalfont

  [Broadway]
1928
Lord of Teylesmore

  [Broadway]
1928
Burglar

  [Broadway]
1927
Douglas Helder

  [Broadway]
1927
James Depew

  [Broadway]
1927
Howell Jamess

  [Broadway]
1926
Charles Murdock

  [Broadway]
1925
Lucien

  [Broadway]
1925
Gerald Shannon

  [Broadway]
1924
Clifford Hope


John Williams Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1953 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
John Williams, Dial "M" for Murder

John Williams News

Santa Barbara Symphony Announces 2022-23 70th Anniversary Season Photo Santa Barbara Symphony Announces 2022-23 70th Anniversary Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 7, 2022

The Santa Barbara Symphony has announced its 2022/23 70th anniversary season. The Symphony’s 70th anniversary season highlights include the return of Carmina Burana, a world premiere of an Elmer Bernstein score, a tribute to the legendary John Williams, and more.

Michelle Yeoh And Lawrence Herbert To Receive Honorary Degrees At AFI Conservatory Co Photo Michelle Yeoh And Lawrence Herbert To Receive Honorary Degrees At AFI Conservatory Commencement
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2022

The American Film Institute announced today it will confer a Doctorate of Fine Arts degree honoris causa for contributions of distinction to the art of the moving image upon Michelle Yeoh, who will become the first Asian artist to receive the AFI honor; and a Doctorate of Communication Arts degree honoris causa upon AFI Trustee Emeritus Lawrence Herbert for his commitment to the mission of the American Film Institute.

The Boise Phil Announces 2022-23 'Season Of Wonder' Featuring World-Renowned Guest Ar Photo The Boise Phil Announces 2022-23 'Season Of Wonder' Featuring World-Renowned Guest Artists & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2022

The Boise Phil has announced its 2022-23 'Season of Wonder,' featuring celebrated canonical works; the Boise Phil co-commissions from Jennifer Higdon, Vijay Iyer, and Jimmy López Bellido; performances from world-renowned guest artists including violinist Timothy Chooi, pianist Fei-Fei, and cellist Inbal Segev; and a one-of-a-kind book club.

Alan Paul Named Artistic Director Of Barrington Stage Company Photo Alan Paul Named Artistic Director Of Barrington Stage Company
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2022

The Board of Trustees of Barrington Stage Company have announced that Alan Paul as the company's new Artistic Director. Paul, who is currently the Associate Artistic Director of the Tony Award-winning Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, DC, will succeed Julianne Boyd, BSC co-founder and Artistic Director, who is retiring at the end of the 2022 season after leading the company for 27 years.

All Tickets On Sale For New Jersey Symphony's 2022‚Ä"23 Centennial Season Photo All Tickets On Sale For New Jersey Symphony's 2022‚Ä"23 Centennial Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 1, 2022

All tickets are on sale now for the New Jersey Symphony's landmark centennial season, led by Music Director Xian Zhang. Patrons can purchase tickets for individual concerts and can save through subscriptions and Compose Your Own series packages of three or more mainstage concerts.

CHARLES IVES MUSIC FESTIVAL AND OUTDOOR EXPO Comes to The Ridgefield Playhouse, Augus Photo CHARLES IVES MUSIC FESTIVAL AND OUTDOOR EXPO Comes to The Ridgefield Playhouse, August 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 28, 2022

It's an outdoor day of fun and music when People's United, a Division of M&T Bank presents the Charles Ives Music Festival at The Ridgefield Playhouse ‚Äď a FREE family event on August 7.

Get Exclusive Presale Tickets For Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 2022/2023 Season Photo Get Exclusive Presale Tickets For Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 2022/2023 Season
by Team BWW - Jul 27, 2022

Get exclusive presale access to Riccardo Muti’s culminating season as music director which revives signature pieces, showcases the Orchestra's principal players and features premieres of new compositions. Season highlights also include guest appearances from Yefim Bronfman, Hilary Hahn, Maurizio Pollini, Joshua Bell, Maria João Pires and returning holiday favorites: A Chanticleer Christmas and Merry, Merry Chicago!

Bono & the Edge, Gladys Knight & More to Receive Kennedy Center Honors Photo Bono & the Edge, Gladys Knight & More to Receive Kennedy Center Honors
by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022

Recipients include actor and filmmaker George Clooney; contemporary Christian and pop singer-songwriter Amy Grant; the legendary singer of soul, Gospel, R&B, and pop Gladys Knight; Cuban-born American composer, conductor, and educator Tania León; and iconic Irish rock band U2, comprised of members Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen Jr.

Maestro Kevin Rhodes Announced as Artistic Advisor of Musicians of the Springfield Sy Photo Maestro Kevin Rhodes Announced as Artistic Advisor of Musicians of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2022

MOSSO (the Musicians of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra) has named Maestro Kevin Rhodes, former music director of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, as the ensemble’s artistic advisor.

The LA Phil Announces Winemaker Wednesdays & Sunday Market Tastings Schedule at the H Photo The LA Phil Announces Winemaker Wednesdays & Sunday Market Tastings Schedule at the Hollywood Bowl
by Grace Cutler - Jul 8, 2022

The Los Angeles Philharmonic announces the return of Winemaker Wednesdays and Sunday Market Tastings for the 2022 summer season at the Hollywood Bowl.

John Williams Videos

VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Pays Tribute to Marilyn Bergman VideoVIDEO: Barbra Streisand Pays Tribute to Marilyn Bergman
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2022

Songwriter Marilyn Bergman died at age 93 on January 8, 2022. Now, Barbra Streisand has paid tribute to the Bergmans in a new video on her YouTube channel, featuring clips and photos of them together.

VIDEO: Vanessa Hudgens Performs 'Fame' Honor Debbie Allen at the 2021 KENNEDY CENTER  VideoVIDEO: Vanessa Hudgens Performs 'Fame' Honor Debbie Allen at the 2021 KENNEDY CENTER HONORS
by Stage Tube - Jun 7, 2021

Watch the vibrant performance honoring Allen here, featuring a professional ensemble that mirrors the energy and precision of the dancers in the iconic original film.

VIDEO: Seth MacFarlane Talks About His New Album of Showtunes on THE TONIGHT SHOW VideoVIDEO: Seth MacFarlane Talks About His New Album of Showtunes on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2020

Seth MacFarlane talks about his musical childhood, his album Great Songs From Stage and Screen and the new season of Cosmos: Possible Worlds.

VIDEO: NSO's Pavel Pekarsky and Family Perform From Home VideoVIDEO: NSO's Pavel Pekarsky and Family Perform From Home
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2020

Join the Musicians of the National Symphony as they perform from their homes to yours, in the Kennedy Center's NSO @ Home series!

Christopher Paul Stelling Drops 'Have To Do For Now' Single and Video VideoChristopher Paul Stelling Drops 'Have To Do For Now' Single and Video
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 13, 2019

Produced by¬†Ben Harper¬†in Los Angeles earlier this year,¬†Christopher Paul Stelling's new single¬†‚ÄúHave To Do For Now‚Ä̬†is a song about September. ‚ÄúIt's about the fear of losing memories and the relief of letting memories go,‚ÄĚ Stelling explains. ‚ÄúWhen imagination starts spinning out and we return to the center, back to the present, where everything is a bit calmer. For me this was the end of something and the beginning of something entirely new.‚ÄĚ

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE MAESTRO, Out February 15 VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE MAESTRO, Out February 15
by Stage Tube - Jan 23, 2019

Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios, has acquired the domestic rights to THE MAESTRO, a dramatic biopic about famed composer Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, directed by Adam Cushman, written by C.V. Herst and produced by David J.Phillips.  It stars Xander Berkeley (The Walking Dead), Leo Marks (The Last Tycoon), Sarah Clarke (Twilight, 24), Jon Polito (The Big Lebowski), Mackenzie Astin (The Magicians), Joelle Sechaud (Milky Way), William Russ (American History X), Jonathan Cherry (Final Destination 2), Michael Johnston (Teen Wolf), David J. Phillips (Amateur Night), Christopher Redman (God Friended Me), Raul S. Julia (The Hoax), Kim Bubbs (The Thing), Lucas Elliot Eberl (Letters from Iwo Jima), Bobby Campo (The Final Destination), Kristin Gutoskie (The Vampire Diaries) and Alex Essoe (Starry Eyes).

VIDEO: Isabel Leonard and Jessica Vosk Sing 'A Boy Like That/I Have A Love' on GREAT  VideoVIDEO: Isabel Leonard and Jessica Vosk Sing 'A Boy Like That/I Have A Love' on GREAT PERFORMANCES
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2018

Isabel Leonard and Jessica Vosk sing "A Boy Like That/I Have A Love" from "West Side Story" also performed by Tony Yazbeck and other Broadway artists on Great Performances: The Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood. Watch the performance below!

Video: The Cast of 5-Star Theatricals SHREK THE MUSICAL Covers The Monkees, 'I'm A Be VideoVideo: The Cast of 5-Star Theatricals SHREK THE MUSICAL Covers The Monkees, 'I'm A Believer'
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2018

5-STAR THEATRICALS opens its 2018-2019 season with the Thousand Oaks premiere of SHREK THE MUSICAL

Seth McFarlane Talks Singing with Barbra Streisand on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN
by Tori Hartshorn - Dec 19, 2017

Seth McFarlane Talks Singing with Barbra Streisand on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN

VIDEO: First Official Look at STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI Has Arrived!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 14, 2017

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI will arrive in your galaxy on December 15, 2017.  The next chapter in the Skywalker saga is written and directed by Rian Johnson and produced by Kathleen KENNEDY


John Williams Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has John Williams been in?
John Williams has appeared on Broadway in 30 shows.

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

What awards has John Williams been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Dial "M" for Murder .

What awards has John Williams won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Dial "M" for Murder.