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Jonathan Rockefeller

 
Bio:
Acclaimed American/Australian producer, director and writer. Founder of Rockefeller Productions. Original Works include: 'Disney's Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation', 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show', 'Paddington Gets In a Jam', 'Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show', 'Mr Men & Little ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Acclaimed American/Australian producer, director and writer. Founder of Rockefeller Productions. Original Works include: 'Disney's Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation', 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show', 'Paddington Gets In a Jam', 'Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show', 'Mr Men & Little ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
Creative Director[Replacement]
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director

Writing

Creator

Photos

Jonathan Rockefeller Photo

Jonathan Rockefeller

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Date:
09/07/2022
Chris Palmieri, Jonathan Rockefeller, and Jake Bazel  Photo

Chris Palmieri, Jonathan Rockefeller, and Jake Bazel

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Date:
11/05/2021
Jonathan Rockefeller Photo

Jonathan Rockefeller

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Date:
06/06/2016

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
Creative Director[Replacement]

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Director

Writing
Creator

Jonathan Rockefeller Biography

Acclaimed American/Australian producer, director and writer.
Founder of Rockefeller Productions.

Original Works include: 'Disney's Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation', 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show', 'Paddington Gets In a Jam', 'Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show', 'Mr Men & Little Miss On Stage', 'That Golden Girls Show!: A Puppet Parody'.




Jonathan Rockefeller News

WINNIE THE POOH: THE MUSICAL Announced At The Lied Center Photo WINNIE THE POOH: THE MUSICAL Announced At The Lied Center
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

The acclaimed, record-breaking run of Disney's Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Stage Adaptation will be arriving in Lincoln on October 16-17!

Photos & Video: First Look at SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Off-Broadway Photo Photos & Video: First Look at SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 28, 2022

Sesame Street the Musical will run through Thursday, November 27, 2022. Get a first look at photo and video from the production here!

DISNEY'S WINNIE THE POOH: THE NEW MUSICAL STAGE ADAPTATION is Coming to Kings Theatre Photo DISNEY'S WINNIE THE POOH: THE NEW MUSICAL STAGE ADAPTATION is Coming to Kings Theatre in March 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

The acclaimed, record-breaking run of Disney's Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Stage Adaptation, created and directed by Jonathan Rockefeller, will be arriving in Brooklyn on March 19, 2023.

Eisemann Center Brings Paddington Bear To Richardson, October 29 Photo Eisemann Center Brings Paddington Bear To Richardson, October 29
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2022

Everyone's favorite accident-prone bear is headed to the Charles W. Eisemann Center's Bank of America Theatre this October!

THE BEATRIX POTTER HOLIDAY TEA PARTY to Return to Chicago Children's Theatre in Novem Photo THE BEATRIX POTTER HOLIDAY TEA PARTY to Return to Chicago Children's Theatre in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2022

Because Chicago Children’s Theatre’s popular holiday show, The Beatrix Potter Holiday Tea Party, a seasonal rite of passage for young Chicago families, is returning for its seventh season, November 19-December 24, 2022. 

Photos: See Celia Keenan-Bolger, Miguel Cervantes & More on the Red Carpet for SESAME Photo Photos: See Celia Keenan-Bolger, Miguel Cervantes & More on the Red Carpet for SESAME STREET THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

Sesame Street: The Musical has officially opened Off-Broadway at Theatre Row Theatre. Produced by Rockefeller Productions and Sesame Workshop, Sesame Street: The Musical will run through Thursday, November 27, 2022 with an opening night set for Monday, September 19. See photos from the red carpet here!

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Announces The 2022‚Ä" 2023 Dentons Cohen & Grigsby Trust Pr Photo Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Announces The 2022‚Ä" 2023 Dentons Cohen & Grigsby Trust Presents Series
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is excited to announce tickets are now on sale for the 2022-2023 Dentons Cohen & Grigsby Trust Presents Series. Offering an array of live music from world-renowned performers, innovative theater, unforgettable dance showcases, uproarious comedy and parody shows, and holiday favorites. These performances include recurring favorites such as Hip Hop Nutcracker, A Very Electric Christmas, and more along with newcomers Soweto Gospel Choir, Lucy Loves Desi, and others!

VIDEO: SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Begins Previews Tonight - Watch a New Elmo Clip Her Photo VIDEO: SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Begins Previews Tonight - Watch a New Elmo Clip Here!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

Sesame Street: The Musical begins performances tonight Off-Broadway at Theatre Row Theatre, produced by Rockefeller Productions and Sesame Workshop, Sesame Street: The Musical will run through Thursday, November 27, 2022 with an opening night set for Monday, September 19. Watch a new clip of Elmo here!

Photos: The Puppets of SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Meet the Press Photo Photos: The Puppets of SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Meet the Press
by Jennifer Broski - Sep 7, 2022

Sesame Street's very own Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Grover, Rosita, Bert, Ernie, Oscar the Grouch, Gabrielle, and a host of Honkers, Martians, and other favorites will appear onstage in their very own musical. Check out photos as the puppets meet the press!

Broward Center to Present NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS in Concert and More Disney-Inspi Photo Broward Center to Present NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS in Concert and More Disney-Inspired Events
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 4, 2022

There will be lots of ways to celebrate Disney+ Day on September 8 including the opportunity to make plans to see Disney-inspired events at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts and The Parker. There will be a sensory-inclusive performance that creates a welcoming and supporting environment for the neurodiverse community at the Broward Center.

Jonathan Rockefeller Videos

Photos & Video: First Look at SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Off-Broadway VideoPhotos & Video: First Look at SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 28, 2022

Sesame Street the Musical will run through Thursday, November 27, 2022. Get a first look at photo and video from the production here!

New Songs by Tom Kitt and Helen Park to be Featured in World Premiere of SESAME STREE VideoNew Songs by Tom Kitt and Helen Park to be Featured in World Premiere of SESAME STREET THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2022

The world premiere of the new Sesame Street the Musical will feature new songs written by three of Broadway and the music industry’s brightest composers, Tom Kitt, Helen Park, and Nate Edmondson. Sesame Street the Musical will take to the stage in New York starting on Thursday, September 8, 2022, through Thursday, November 27, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of WINNIE THE POOH Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of WINNIE THE POOH Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Jan 18, 2022

In honor of Winnie the Pooh Day, the cast of Disney's Winnie the Pooh appeared on Good Morning America today for a special performance. The segment also included an interview with Jake Bazel, the puppeteer and voice actor who plays Pooh Bear in the current Off-Broadway production.

VIDEO: Corbin Bleu Performs Theme Song From WINNIE THE POOH Musical VideoVIDEO: Corbin Bleu Performs Theme Song From WINNIE THE POOH Musical
by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2021

Corbin Bleu performed The New Adventures of Winnie the Pooh theme song alongside a montage of puppets ahead of the upcoming off-Broadway run of Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Adaptation, coming to New York City this October.

BWW TV: Gay Men's Chorus Visits THAT GOLDEN GIRL SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 30, 2016

That Golden Girl Show! A Puppet Parody was visited by The Tonewalls - The Gay Mens Chorus' a capella group who arranged a version of Thank You For Being A Friend - then they shot a video... check it out below!

BWW TV: Meet the Puppets! THAT GOLDEN GIRLS SHOW! Begins Tonight Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 19, 2016

Drama Desk nominee Jonathan Rockefeller debuts a brand new tribute show entitled That Golden Girls Show! - A Puppet Parody that will have its world premiere in NYC. This limited run begins performances tonight, September 19, with an opening set for Monday, October 3, and runs through December 11, 2016 at DR2 Theatre (103 East 15th Street). Click below to watch highlights from the show and meet the girls!


Jonathan Rockefeller Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jonathan Rockefeller written?
Jonathan Rockefeller has written 1 shows including The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show (Creator).