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Jonathan Butterell

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 0]
Director
 
[West End, 2012]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Choreographer
 
[New York, 1999]
Choreographer
 
[West End, 1996]
Choreographer
 
[West End, 1995]
Choreographer

Photos

Director/co-writer Jonathan Butterell arrives before the North American premiere of t Photo

Director/co-writer Jonathan Butterell arrives before the North American premiere of the West End hit musical ‚ÄúEverybody‚Äôs Talking About Jamie‚ÄĚ at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 21, 2022, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging)

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01/26/2022
From left, Director Jonathan Butterell, Caitlyn Crosby, Christian Hebel arrive before Photo

From left, Director Jonathan Butterell, Caitlyn Crosby, Christian Hebel arrive before the North American premiere of the West End hit musical ‚ÄúEverybody‚Äôs Talking About Jamie‚ÄĚ at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 21, 2022, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging)

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Date:
01/26/2022
From left, book writer/lyricist Tom MacRae, director/co-writer Jonathan Butterell and Photo

From left, book writer/lyricist Tom MacRae, director/co-writer Jonathan Butterell and composer Dan Gillespie Sells before the North American premiere of the West End hit musical ‚ÄúEverybody‚Äôs Talking About Jamie‚ÄĚ at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 21, 2022, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging)

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Date:
01/26/2022
From left, Book writer/lyricist Tom MacRae, general manager Laurence Miller, director Photo

From left, Book writer/lyricist Tom MacRae, general manager Laurence Miller, director/co-writer Jonathan Butterell and composer Dan Gillespie Sells arrive before the North American premiere of the West End hit musical ‚ÄúEverybody‚Äôs Talking About Jamie‚ÄĚ at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on January 21, 2022, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging)

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Date:
01/26/2022

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2021]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 0]
Director

[West End, 2012]
Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 2004]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 2004]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 2003]
Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Choreographer

[New York, 1999]
Choreographer

[West End, 1996]
Choreographer

[West End, 1995]
Choreographer


Jonathan Butterell Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Choreography
Jonathan Butterell, Nine

Jonathan Butterell News

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE: TEEN EDITION is Now Available for Licensing from Con Photo EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE: TEEN EDITION is Now Available for Licensing from Concord Theatricals
by Stephi Wild - Sep 7, 2022

EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE: TEEN EDITION is now available for licensing from Concord Theatricals to amateur school and youth groups in the UK and Ireland. 

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Will Embark on UK Tour Next Year Photo EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Will Embark on UK Tour Next Year
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2022

Following a record-breaking three-year West End residency, sold-out UK & Ireland Tour and  Amazon studios award-winning film, the smash-hit, critically acclaimed and award-winning  musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie embarks on a second UK Tour from September  2023 into 2024.

Feature: PRESENTAZIONE DELLA NUOVA STAGIONE 2022/23 del TEATRO BRANCACCIO Photo Feature: PRESENTAZIONE DELLA NUOVA STAGIONE 2022/23 del TEATRO BRANCACCIO
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Jun 16, 2022

PRESENTAZIONE DELLA NUOVA STAGIONE 2022/23 del TEATRO BRANCACCIO Graditi ritorni, nuove produzioni e altri spettacoli ancora da annunciare per la nuova stagione di un teatro che non ha nulla da invidiare ai cugini del West End.

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Arrives In Milton Keynes Photo EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Arrives In Milton Keynes
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022

Everybody's' Talking About Jamie, the award-winning feel-good musical sensation, is coming to Milton Keynes Theatre on 19 April. West End star Layton Williams reprises the role of Jamie New. Straight from the West End, Shane Richie (I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here, EastEnders) will play Hugo/Loco Chanelle. Shobna Gulati (Coronation Street, Dinnerladies) also re-joins the cast to play Ray.

BWW Review: TUTTI PARLANO DI JAMIE al TEATRO BRANCACCIO Photo BWW Review: TUTTI PARLANO DI JAMIE al TEATRO BRANCACCIO
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Mar 12, 2022

TUTTI PARLANO DI JAMIE al TEATRO BRANCACCIO IN SCENA FINO AL 3 APRILE LA VERSIONE ITALIANA DEL MUSICAL SIMBOLO DELLA LIBERTA' DI ESPRESSIONE INDIVIDUALE

Photos: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Celebrates Opening Night at Center Theatre Gr Photo Photos: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Celebrates Opening Night at Center Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 26, 2022

Go inside the North American premiere of the West End hit musical 'Everybody is Talking About Jamie.'

Review Roundup: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Opens in Los Angeles- See What the Cr Photo Review Roundup: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Opens in Los Angeles- See What the Critics Had to Say!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2022

Cast members of the North American premiere of the West End hit musical 'Everybody is Talking About Jamie' will perform on The Late Late Show With James Corden tonight! 

BWW Interview: Melissa Jacques On North American Premiere Of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOU Photo BWW Interview: Melissa Jacques On North American Premiere Of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE
by Gil Kaan - Jan 19, 2022

We got a chance to chat with Melissa Jacques (who plays Jamie's mother Margaret) on her history with JAMIE, her first time working in Los Angeles and the decline of theatre etiquette.

North American Premiere of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Opens January 21 At The Ah Photo North American Premiere of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Opens January 21 At The Ahmanson
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 6, 2022

Performances of the North American premiere of the West End hit musical¬†‚ÄúEverybody is Talking About Jamie‚ÄĚ opens on January 21, 2022, at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. Previews begin, January 16, 2022, and performances continue through February 20, 2022.

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Announces Full Casting for Los Angeles Premiere Photo EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Announces Full Casting for Los Angeles Premiere
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 4, 2021

Casting has been announced for the North American premiere of the West End hit musical 'Everybody is Talking About Jamie' coming to Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre January 16 through February 20, 2022.

Jonathan Butterell Videos

BWW TV: Find Out What Everybody's Taking About on the Red Carpet for EVERYBODY'S TALK VideoBWW TV: Find Out What Everybody's Taking About on the Red Carpet for EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE!
by TV - Red Carpets - Nov 1, 2018

Award-winning five-star hit musical, Everybody's Talking About Jamie, held a special VIP invitation-only screening just last week, in advance of public screenings on November 7, 11 and 14 in cinemas nationwide. 

VIDEO: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Lights Up The Stage at West End Live VideoVIDEO: EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE Lights Up The Stage at West End Live
by Stage Tube - Jun 16, 2018

West End's free outdoor performance event West End Live has kicked off today! Lighting up the stage was the smash hit new musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie. Watch the cast's performance below!

BWW TV: Amanda Holden and John McCrea On EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE VideoBWW TV: Amanda Holden and John McCrea On EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 1, 2017

A big hit at Sheffield Crucible, new British musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie - based on a documentary about a teenage boy coming out as a drag queen - is now a hit in the West End. Amanda Holden popped backstage on opening night to chat to John McCrea, who plays Jamie. Check out the video below!

Listen To Josie Walker Sing 'He's My Boy' From EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE VideoListen To Josie Walker Sing 'He's My Boy' From EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2017

Everybody's Talking About Jamie is now in previews at the Apollo Theatre in London's West End, following a hit run at Sheffield Crucible. It's directed by Jonathan Butterell and written by Dan Gillespie Sells and Tom MacRae, and stars John McCrea as Jamie and Josie Walker as his mother Margaret.

STAGE TUBE: In the Recording Studio with Brian and Diane Sutherland for The Public's A SECOND CHANCE
by Stage Tube - Aug 6, 2014

The Ghostlight Records original cast recording of The Public Theater's production of A SECOND CHANCE is available online and in stores as of yesterday, August 5. Check out 'Making of the Cast Recording' - featuring exclusive studio footage and interviews with the cast and creators - below!


Jonathan Butterell Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Jonathan Butterell been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Nine .