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Joshua Logan

 
Joshua Logan Headshot
Date of Birth: October 05, 1908
Date of Death: July 12, 1988 (79)

Birth Place: Texarkana, TX, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1975
Performer
  [Broadway]
1936
Robert Humphreys
  [Broadway]
1935
A Waiter
  [Broadway]
1933
Edouard
  [Broadway]
1932
Mart Strong

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1980]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Director
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1970]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1965]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 1964]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1960]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1958]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1958]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1958]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1956]
Director
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1954]
Producer
Director
 
[Broadway, 1953]
Producer
Director
 
[West End, 1953]
Director/Choreographer
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1953]
Director
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1952]
Producer
Producer
Director
Director/Choreographer
 
[West End, 1951]
Director/Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 1950]
Director/Choreographer
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1950]
Producer
Director
 
[Broadway, 1949]
Director/Choreographer
Director
Choreographer
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1948]
Director
 
[US Tour, 1947]
Director
 
[West End, 1947]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1947]
Director
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1946]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1946]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1942]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1940]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1940]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1940]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1940]
Director
Director
 
[Broadway, 1939]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1939]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1938]
Director
Director
Director
 
[Broadway, 1938]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1938]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1935]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1935]
Stage Manager
 
[Broadway, 1935]
Director
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1935]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1966] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]

Writing

Playwright
Playwright
Playwright
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter

Photos

Jesse Weil, Melissa Weyn, Ruthy Froch, Joshua Logan Alexander, and Natalie Powers Photo

Jesse Weil, Melissa Weyn, Ruthy Froch, Joshua Logan Alexander, and Natalie Powers

From: 
Date:
10/03/2018
Jesse Weil, Melissa Weyn, Ruthy Froch, Joshua Logan Alexander, and Natalie Powers Photo

Jesse Weil, Melissa Weyn, Ruthy Froch, Joshua Logan Alexander, and Natalie Powers

From: 
Date:
10/03/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1975
Performer

  [Broadway]
1936
Robert Humphreys

  [Broadway]
1935
A Waiter

  [Broadway]
1933
Edouard

  [Broadway]
1932
Mart Strong

Productions

[Broadway, 1980]
Director

[Broadway, 1979]
Producer

[Broadway, 1974]
Director

Producer

[Broadway, 1970]
Director

[Broadway, 1965]
Choreographer

Director

[Broadway, 1964]
Director

[Broadway, 1962]
Director

[Broadway, 1962]
Director

[Broadway, 1962]
Director

[Broadway, 1960]
Director

[Broadway, 1958]
Producer

[Broadway, 1958]
Director

[Broadway, 1958]
Director

[Broadway, 1956]
Director

Producer

[Broadway, 1954]
Producer

Director

[Broadway, 1953]
Producer

Director

[West End, 1953]
Director/Choreographer

Producer

[Broadway, 1953]
Director

Producer

[Broadway, 1952]
Producer

Producer

Director

Director/Choreographer

[West End, 1951]
Director/Choreographer

[US Tour, 1950]
Director/Choreographer

Producer

[Broadway, 1950]
Producer

Director

[Broadway, 1949]
Director/Choreographer

Director

Choreographer

Producer

[Broadway, 1948]
Director

[US Tour, 1947]
Director

[West End, 1947]
Director

[Broadway, 1947]
Director

Producer

[Broadway, 1946]
Director

[Broadway, 1946]
Director

[Broadway, 1942]
Director

[Broadway, 1940]
Director

[Broadway, 1940]
Director

[Broadway, 1940]
Director

[Broadway, 1940]
Director

Director

[Broadway, 1939]
Director

[Broadway, 1939]
Director

[Broadway, 1938]
Director

Director

Director

[Broadway, 1938]
Director

[Broadway, 1938]
Director

[Broadway, 1935]
Director

[Broadway, 1935]
Stage Manager

[Broadway, 1935]
Director

Producer

[Broadway, 1935]
Director

[Broadway, 1966] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]

Writing
Playwright
Playwright
Playwright
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter

Joshua Logan Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1962 - Best Direction of a Musical
Joshua Logan, All American
 
Tony Awards - 1953 - Best Direction Gold Star
Joshua Logan, Picnic
 
The Pulitzer Prize - 1950 - The Pulitzer Prize for Drama Gold Star
Joshua Logan, South Pacific
 
Tony Awards - 1950 - Best Direction Gold Star
Joshua Logan, South Pacific
 
Tony Awards - 1950 - Best Musical Gold Star
Joshua Logan, South Pacific
 
Tony Awards - 1950 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Gold Star
Joshua Logan, South Pacific
 
Tony Awards - 1950 - Producer (Musical) Gold Star
Joshua Logan , South Pacific
 
Tony Awards - 1948 - Best Direction Gold Star
Joshua Logan, Mister Roberts
 
Tony Awards - 1948 - Best Play Gold Star
Joshua Logan, Mister Roberts

Joshua Logan News

FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board has just announced that Fat Ham has won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Other finalists included: Selling Kabul, and Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord.

VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm! Photo VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm!
by Nicole Rosky - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board today will present the 2022 award winners for Prizes in Journalism, Books, Drama and Music. Who will win this year? Tune in right here at 3pm to watch the announcement live!

How Many Musicals Have Won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama? See the List Here! Photo How Many Musicals Have Won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama? See the List Here!
by BWW Features - Apr 30, 2022

Michael R. Jackson's A Strange Loop, the most recent musical to take home the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, has just opened on Broadway! Only 10 musicals in history have been honored with the coveted award. 

Rodgers and Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Coming To MPAC In May Photo Rodgers and Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Coming To MPAC In May
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2022

Big League Productions, Inc. presents the innovative new production of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC, playing at Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown, Friday-Saturday, May 13-14. Tickets are $59-$99.

SOUTH PACIFIC Returns to Van Wezel Next Month Photo SOUTH PACIFIC Returns to Van Wezel Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Big League Productions, Inc. presents the innovative new production of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific, playing at the Van Wezel on Thursday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m., and Friday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m.

VIDEO: Watch 'There is Nothin' Like A Dame' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Photo VIDEO: Watch 'There is Nothin' Like A Dame' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Watch 'Bali Ha'i' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Photo VIDEO: Watch 'Bali Ha'i' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 16, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Comes To The Hult Center In Eugene Photo Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Comes To The Hult Center In Eugene
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 15, 2022

The American Theatre Guild will present the Eugene engagement of the innovative new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC. This production is part of the BROADWAY IS BACK IN EUGENE SERIES and is taking the Hult Center stage March 18-20, 2022.

VIDEO: 'I'm in Love With a Wonderful Guy' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Photo VIDEO: 'I'm in Love With a Wonderful Guy' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

Joshua Logan Videos

VIDEO: Watch 'There is Nothin' Like A Dame' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC VideoVIDEO: Watch 'There is Nothin' Like A Dame' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Watch 'Bali Ha'i' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC VideoVIDEO: Watch 'Bali Ha'i' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 16, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: 'I'm in Love With a Wonderful Guy' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC VideoVIDEO: 'I'm in Love With a Wonderful Guy' From TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Rehearsals For TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Rehearsals For TUTS' SOUTH PACIFIC
by Stage Tube - Jan 21, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Theatre Under The Stars' production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING  VideoBWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 23, 2021

'It validated [women's] thoughts that it ain't fair. It ain't fitting. As good workers, they shouldn't be treated that way,' Fonda says of '9 to 5,' which she starred in alongside Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton. 

VIDEO: See Highlights From FOOTLOOSE at The Kennedy Center VideoVIDEO: See Highlights From FOOTLOOSE at The Kennedy Center
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2020

This fall, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage presented its production of Footloose, the explosive Broadway musical based on the film of the same name. Check out highlights from the production.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of FOOTLOOSE at the Kennedy Center Perform 'Holding Out For a H VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of FOOTLOOSE at the Kennedy Center Perform 'Holding Out For a Hero'
by Stage Tube - Oct 14, 2019

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage presents Footloose, the explosive Broadway musical set to the rockin' rhythm of the film's Oscar¬ģ and Grammy¬ģ-nominated Top 40 score and augmented with dynamic new Tony¬ģ-nominated songs for the stage musical. Get a first look at the cast performing 'Holding Out For a Hero'

BWW TV: J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker & More Get Rea VideoBWW TV: J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker & More Get Ready to Cut Loose for Kennedy Center's FOOTLOOSE!
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 27, 2019

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon presents the Broadway Center Stage production of Footloose. The cast is led by J. Quinton Johnson (Choir Boy, Hamilton, Broadway Center Stage: In the Heights) as Ren McCormack, Judy Kuhn (Fun Home, Les Misérables) as Ethel McCormack, Isabelle McCalla (The Prom, Aladdin) as Ariel Moore, Michael Park (Dear Evan Hansen) as Reverend Shaw Moore, and three-time Tony Award nominee Rebecca Luker as Vi Moore (Mary Poppins, the Kennedy Center's Little Dancer). They are joined by Joshua Logan Alexander as Chuck, Peter McPoland as Willard Hewitt, Tony Award nominee Michael Mulheren (Kiss Me, Kate; Bright Star) as Coach Dunbar, Lena Owens as Wendy Jo, Nicole Vanessa Ortiz (Spamilton) as Rusty, and Rema Webb (The Color Purple, Violet) as Lulu Warnicker/Eleanor Dunbar/Betty Blast, Grace Slear and Urleen, with Brandon Burks, Claire Crause, Michele Lee, Jess LeProtto, Gregory Liles, Nick Martinez, Maximilian Sangerman, Jonathan Savage, Bethany Tesarck, Tiernan Tunnicliffe, and Jamar Williams.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada's SOUTH PACIFIC VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At La Mirada's SOUTH PACIFIC
by Alan Henry - Apr 27, 2018

LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT present the fourth show of its 2017-2018 season (and the 40th anniversary of the iconic theatre) with SOUTH PACIFIC, book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan (adapted from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel 'Tales of the South Pacific' by James A. Michener), music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, with musical direction by Brent Crayon, choreography by Peggy Hickey and directed by Glenn Casale. SOUTH PACIFIC will preview on Friday, April 20, 2018 (with a press opening on Saturday, April 21 at 8pm) and run through Sunday, May 13, 2018 at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd in La Mirada. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production! Check out the video below!


Joshua Logan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Joshua Logan been in?
Joshua Logan has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Joshua Logan been in?
Joshua Logan has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Joshua Logan been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for All American , Best Direction (Tony Awards) for Picnic , The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for South Pacific , Best Direction (Tony Awards) for South Pacific , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for South Pacific , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for South Pacific , Producer (Musical) (Tony Awards) for South Pacific Best Direction (Tony Awards) for Mister Roberts and Best Play (Tony Awards) for Mister Roberts .

What awards has Joshua Logan won?
Best Direction (Tony Awards) for Picnic, The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for South Pacific , Best Direction (Tony Awards) for South Pacific, Best Musical (Tony Awards) for South Pacific, Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for South Pacific, Producer (Musical) (Tony Awards) for South Pacific Best Direction (Tony Awards) for Mister Robertsand Best Play (Tony Awards) for Mister Roberts.

How many shows has Joshua Logan written?
Joshua Logan has written 10 shows including I Married an Angel (Bookwriter), Higher and Higher (Bookwriter), Mister Roberts (Playwright), South Pacific (Bookwriter), Wish You Were Here (Bookwriter), Fanny (Bookwriter), The Wisteria Trees (Playwright), Mister Roberts (Playwright), Hot September (Bookwriter), Miss Moffat (Bookwriter).