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Jonathan Deans

 
Bio:
Jonathan Deans (Sound Designer) His work spans from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden to The Beatles 'LOVE' and Michael Jackson’s 'ONE' in Las Vegas. His Broadway credits include Pippin (Tony Nomination) Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, La Cage aux Folles (Tony and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jonathan Deans (Sound Designer) His work spans from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden to The Beatles 'LOVE' and Michael Jackson’s 'ONE' in Las Vegas. His Broadway credits include Pippin (Tony Nomination) Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, La Cage aux Folles (Tony and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Co-Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2022]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2022]
Sound Design
 
[West End, 2022]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Sound Design[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
Sound Designer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2019]
Sound Design
 
[Boston, 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Sound Design
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Boston, 2015]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design
 
[US Tour, 2014]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2013]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Sound Designer
 
[Toronto, 2010]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Sound Designer
 
[US Tour, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Regional (US), 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 2000]
Sound Designer
 
[New York, 1999]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 1997]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Sound Designer
 
[West End, 1984]
Sound Designer

Jonathan Deans Biography

Jonathan Deans (Sound Designer) His work spans from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden to The Beatles 'LOVE' and Michael Jackson’s 'ONE' in Las Vegas. His Broadway credits include Pippin (Tony Nomination) Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, La Cage aux Folles (Tony and Drama Desk Nomination),Young Frankenstein, The Pirate Queen, Lestat, Taboo, Follies, Seussical, The Music Man, Fosse, Parade, Candide and Ragtime (A number of different awards). He designed the Off-Broadway revival of Carrie (Drama Desk Nomination). His work with Cirque du Soleil includes ONE, LOVE, KA, Believe, Zumanity, O, Mystere, La Nouba, Wintuk, Ovo, Corteo, Saltimbanco. Jonathan has a number of audio design installations around the World, which are interactive and immersive experiences. He has been nominated for Tony and Drama Desk Awards and has been presented with a USITT award for Distinguished Career in Sound. Mr. Deans was born in England where as a young actor was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. He lives in the U.S. and heads the Theatre Sound Design course at UNLV. Please visit www.designingsound.com

Jonathan Deans Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Sound Design of a Musical
Jonathan Deans, Jagged Little Pill
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2015 - Best Sound Design of a Musical Gold Star
Jonathan Deans, Finding Neverland
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Sound Design of a Musical
Jonathan Deans, Pippin
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical
Jonathan Deans, Carrie
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical
Jonathan Deans, La Cage Aux Folles
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Sound Design of a Musical
Jonathan Deans, La Cage aux Folles

Jonathan Deans News

Single Tickets to JAGGED LITTLE PILL at Proctors Go On Sale Wednesday Photo Single Tickets to JAGGED LITTLE PILL at Proctors Go On Sale Wednesday
by Stephi Wild - Nov 21, 2022

Proctors announced that individual tickets for the Schenectady premiere of JAGGED LITTLE PILL will go on sale Wednesday, Nov. 23 at 10 a.m.

Photos: First Look at Jordan E. Cooper and the Cast of AIN'T NO MO' Photo Photos: First Look at Jordan E. Cooper and the Cast of AIN'T NO MO'
by Show Highlights - Nov 21, 2022

All new production photos have been released from the new Broadway play, Ain't No Mo'! The production is now in previews at Belasco Theatre with opening night set for December 1, 2022.

Tickets On Sale For JAGGED LITTLE PILL At Kalamazoo's Miller Auditorium Photo Tickets On Sale For JAGGED LITTLE PILL At Kalamazoo's Miller Auditorium
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 16, 2022

MILLER AUDITORIUM has announced that individual tickets for the West Michigan premiere of JAGGED LITTLE PILL will go on sale November 16th, 2022, at 10:00 A.M.

Video: Watch Lee Daniels' Speech at the First Preview of AIN'T NO MO Photo Video: Watch Lee Daniels' Speech at the First Preview of AIN'T NO MO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 10, 2022

The curtain was raised at the Belasco Theatre last night for the first preview performance of Ain’t No Mo’, produced by Lee Daniels. The show played to a sold-out and star-studded house with high-energy and laughter heard down the street. Watch Lee Daniels' first preview speech here!

Photos: AIN'T NO MO' Company Kicks Off Broadway Previews Photo Photos: AIN'T NO MO' Company Kicks Off Broadway Previews
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 10, 2022

Broadway previews are now underway for Jordan E. Cooper's new comedy, Ain't No Mo', produced by Lee Daniels.

Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union & RuPaul Join AIN'T NO MO' as Co-Producers Photo Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union & RuPaul Join AIN'T NO MO' as Co-Producers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 9, 2022

NBA champion, producer and entrepreneur Dwyane Wade, actress, best-selling author and producer Gabrielle Union and drag queen star RuPaul will join the co-producing team of the Broadway production Ain’t No Mo’. 

JAGGED LITTLE PILL Comes To The Fisher Theatre, February 14 - 26, 2023 Photo JAGGED LITTLE PILL Comes To The Fisher Theatre, February 14 - 26, 2023
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2022

Broadway In Detroit announced today that individual tickets for the Detroit premiere of JAGGED LITTLE PILL will go on sale Friday, November 18 at 10:00 a.m.

AIN'T NO MO to Offer $20 Tickets in Person Tomorrow Photo AIN'T NO MO to Offer $20 Tickets in Person Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2022

To celebrate the first preview performance of Ain’t No Mo’, Jordan E. Cooper’s new comedy, producer Lee Daniels has announced that a limited number of $20 tickets will be available in person Wednesday, November 9 only, at the box office of The Belasco Theatre.

JAGGED LITTLE PILL Announced At Aronoff Center Photo JAGGED LITTLE PILL Announced At Aronoff Center
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 4, 2022

Individual tickets for the Cincinnati premiere of JAGGED LITTLE PILL are now on sale at Aronoff Center.

Words From The Wings: Shawna Hamic of 1776 Talks Pre-Show Rituals, Backstage Must-Hav Photo Words From The Wings: Shawna Hamic of 1776 Talks Pre-Show Rituals, Backstage Must-Haves, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2022

BroadwayWorld is bringing you Words From the Wings, a new series of interviews that take fans behind the scenes of some of their favorite Broadway stars' backstage routines! Today we're chatting with Shawna Hamic who plays ‚ÄúRichard Henry Lee‚Ä̬†in 1776! She¬†told us all about her pre-show rituals, backstage must-haves, and more!

Jonathan Deans Videos

Video: Watch Lee Daniels' Speech at the First Preview of AIN'T NO MO Videoplay
Video: Watch Lee Daniels' Speech at the First Preview of AIN'T NO MO

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 10, 2022

The curtain was raised at the Belasco Theatre last night for the first preview performance of Ain’t No Mo’, produced by Lee Daniels. The show played to a sold-out and star-studded house with high-energy and laughter heard down the street. Watch Lee Daniels' first preview speech here!

VIDEO: Crystal Lucas-Perry Releases 'With A Me' Inspired by Her Journey as John Adams Videoplay
VIDEO: Crystal Lucas-Perry Releases 'With A Me' Inspired by Her Journey as John Adams in 1776

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 20, 2022

Crystal Lucas-Perry has released a heartfelt, empowering music video and original song, ‚ÄúWith A Me‚ÄĚ, inspired by her journey as John Adams in the musical 1776, currently in previews on Broadway.¬†Watch here!

VIDEO: First Look at the World Premiere of BHANGIN' IT at La Jolla Playhouse Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at the World Premiere of BHANGIN' IT at La Jolla Playhouse

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2022

La Jolla Playhouse is presenting its world-premiere production of Bhangin' It: A Bangin' New Musical, featuring book by Mike Lew and Rehana Lew Mirza, music and lyrics by Sam Willmott, with additional music by Grammy Award nominee Deep Singh, running in the Mandell Weiss Theatre through April 17, 2022.

VIDEO: Ciara Renee and Joshua Henry Perform 'You Matter to Me' From WAITRESS Videoplay
VIDEO: Ciara Renee and Joshua Henry Perform 'You Matter to Me' From WAITRESS

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 6, 2021

Ciara Renee and Joshua Henry¬†are currently starring¬†Waitress¬†on Broadway; the limited engagement at the Barrymore Theatre ends on January 9. Check out a video of them performing ‚ÄúYou Matter To Me‚ÄĚ from the hit show!

VIDEO: Sara Bareilles and the Cast of WAITRESS Perform 'Opening Up' in Rehearsal Videoplay
VIDEO: Sara Bareilles and the Cast of WAITRESS Perform 'Opening Up' in Rehearsal

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 7, 2021

Watch the cast sing together for the first time before Waitress officially returns to Broadway on September 2.

VIDEO: On This Day, June 14- SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK Opens On Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, June 14- SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK Opens On Broadway!

by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2019

On this day in 2011, the Broadway production of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, celebrated its opening night!

VIDEO: On This Day, June 14- SPIDER-MAN Swings Onto Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, June 14- SPIDER-MAN Swings Onto Broadway!

by Stage Tube - Jun 14, 2018

On this day in 2011, the Broadway production of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, finally celebrated its opening night, following the longest preview period in Broadway history.

VIDEO: Sara Bareilles, Jessie Mueller & WAITRESS Cast Perform Medley on the TONY AWARDS
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 12, 2016

Jessie Mueller and the cast of WAITRESS performed a medley of songs from the hit Broadway musical including 'Opening Up' and 'She Used to Be Mine.' Watch a clip below

VIDEO: Jessie Mueller, Sara Bareilles Appear in All-New WAITRESS Promo
by Stage Tube - Jan 25, 2016

An all-new promo for WAITRESS, featuring composer Sara Bareilles and star Jessie Mueller has been shared on the show's official Facebook page.

STAGE TUBE: FINDING NEVERLAND Composers Gary Barlow and Eliot Kennedy Treat Fans to Post-Show Concert
by Stage Tube - Sep 17, 2015

Gary Barlow (front-man of UK pop sensation Take That) and Eliot Kennedy (Grammy-winning producer), the award-winning composers of Broadway's smash hit musical Finding Neverland, treated ticket holders of the Wednesday, September 16th evening performance with an exclusive concert at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Check out highlights from the special event below!


Jonathan Deans Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Jonathan Deans been nominated for?
Best Sound Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Jagged Little Pill , Best Sound Design of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Finding Neverland , Best Sound Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Pippin , Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Carrie Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for La Cage Aux Folles and Best Sound Design of a Musical (Tony Awards) for La Cage aux Folles .

What awards has Jonathan Deans won?
Best Sound Design of a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for Finding Neverland.