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06/09/2022
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Hannah Gadsby and Julia Jordan

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Jen Silverman and Julia Jordan

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05/22/2018
 
Writing
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Julia Jordan Awards and Nominations

 
- 2004 - Most promising musical theatre librettist Gold Star
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Julia Jordan News

Photos: Lorraine Hansberry Statue Unveiled in Duffy Square Photo Photos: Lorraine Hansberry Statue Unveiled in Duffy Square
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 10, 2022

Just yesterday, a statue of Lorraine Hansberry, created by sculptor, Alison Saar, was unveiled in Duffy Square. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special day and you can check out photos!

BWW Feature: OFF-BROADWAY HIT 'MURDER BALLAD' KEERT TERUG NAAR NEDERLAND! Photo BWW Feature: OFF-BROADWAY HIT 'MURDER BALLAD' KEERT TERUG NAAR NEDERLAND!
by Chantal Kunst - May 23, 2022

De krachtige en ruwe Off-Broadway hit 'Murder Ballad' keert na lovende recensies en behaalde successen terug naar de Nederlandse theaters. Vandaag kondigde producent Giovanni Sturkenboom van STENT Producties aan dat de rockmusical vanaf april 2023 opnieuw te zien zal zijn in de Nederlandse theaters, met vrijwel een nieuwe cast bestaande uit: ReneŐĀe van Wegberg / Bettina Holwerda, John Vooijs, Joey Schalker en Cystine Carreon.

Lynn Nottage & More to Take Part in the Launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative Photo Lynn Nottage & More to Take Part in the Launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022

Today, The Lillys announced the launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative, which aims to honor the great American playwright and civil rights leader’s legacy while investing in those following in her footsteps.

The Lilly Awards Foundation Announces The Launch Of The Lorraine Hansberry Initiative Photo The Lilly Awards Foundation Announces The Launch Of The Lorraine Hansberry Initiative
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

Today, The Lillys announced the launch of the Lorraine Hansberry Initiative, which aims to honor the great American playwright and civil rights leader's legacy while investing in those following in her footsteps.

2022 Lilly Award Winners Announced Photo 2022 Lilly Award Winners Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

The 2022 Lilly Award winners have been announced. The Lillys celebrate, fund, and fight for women by promoting gender and racial parity in the American theatre.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Opens 2022 Applications Today Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: NATIONALS Opens 2022 Applications Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

Today, The 24 Hour Plays announced that the 11th annual application for The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals are now open and will run through April 18, 2022. The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals will take place in person in NYC for the first time since 2019.

BWW Review: BWW REVIEW: MURDER BALLAD IS A SHOW TO DIE FOR at PRIMA Theatre Photo BWW Review: BWW REVIEW: MURDER BALLAD IS A SHOW TO DIE FOR at PRIMA Theatre
by Marakay Rogers - Mar 29, 2022

The one-act rock musical promises, and delivers, on murder. This is not your grandmother's Agatha Christie drawing-room whodunit.

Photos: Inside Look at Prima Theatre's MURDER BALLAD, Starring AMERICAN IDOL'S Alyssa Photo Photos: Inside Look at Prima Theatre's MURDER BALLAD, Starring AMERICAN IDOL'S Alyssa Wray
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 13, 2022

The opening song issues a warning: by the end of the show, someone will be dead. With crime podcasts at the top of the heap, Prima Theatre’s upcoming musical thriller Murder Ballad hits the spot as a top experience for exciting Lancaster weekend plans.

BWW Interview: Playwright Mike Lew Proudly Presents His TEENAGE DICK Photo BWW Interview: Playwright Mike Lew Proudly Presents His TEENAGE DICK
by Gil Kaan - Jan 27, 2022

Playwright Mike Lew‚Äôs TEENAGE DICK will stream exclusively beginning February 3, 2022, at pasadenaplayhouse.org. Mike‚Äôs modernized take on Shakespeare‚Äôs RICHARD III, produced in association with Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company and Huntington Theatre Company, was shot multi-camera during TEENAGE DICK‚Äės in-person run at Wooly Mammoth last fall. I got the chance to query Mike on his TEENAGE DICK, close collaborations and his sound advice for newbie writers.

BWW Feature: MUSICAL 'MURDER BALLAD' EEN JAAR LATER NAAR BELGI√č! Photo BWW Feature: MUSICAL 'MURDER BALLAD' EEN JAAR LATER NAAR BELGI√č!
by Chantal Kunst - Jan 26, 2022

Afgelopen najaar werd bekend gemaakt dat de Off-Broadway hit ‚ÄėMurder Ballad‚Äô, in de versie die in 2020 en 2021 in Nederland te zien was nu met Vlaamse cast in 2022 naar BelgieŐą zal komen. Vandaag maakt producent Giovanni Sturkenboom van STENT Producties bekend dat de voorstelling een jaar later in Vlaanderen zal gaan touren.¬†

Julia Jordan Videos

STAGE TUBE: Ramin Karimloo and Kerry Ellis Duet on 'Mouth Tattoo' in UK's MURDER BALLAD
by Stage Tube - Dec 2, 2016

The all-star cast of Kerry Ellis, Ramin Karimloo, Victoria Hamilton-Barritt and Norman Bowman, directed by Sam Yates, have brought hit American musical MURDER BALLAD to the Arts Theatre. Watch Ellis and Karimloo perform 'Mouth Tattoo' onstage below!

BWW TV: Watch The MURDER BALLAD Trailer Ahead of London Opening
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2016

Watch the trailer for the West End premiere of MURDER BALLAD

STAGE TUBE: Ramin Karimloo and Kerry Ellis Sing from MURDER BALLAD at West End Live
by Stage Tube - Jun 19, 2016

This weekend, the casts of more than 30 West End shows perform for free in Trafalgar Square! WEST END LIVE 2016 took place yesterday, 18 June (11am-6pm) and today, 19 June (12pm-6pm). One of today's performances featured Ramin Karimloo and Kerry Ellis belting out a tune for MURDER BALLAD. Both performers are set to appear in the UK Premiere of the musical this fall. Watch the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma's BERNICE BOBS HER HAIR
by Stage Tube - Oct 13, 2015

Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma continues its new works initiative this fall with BERNICE BOBS HER HAIR, a world premiere musical that will take its first bows at Lyric's Plaza Theatre. The show, written by the lauded pair of Adam Gwon and Julia Jordan, runs October 7 through 25. Based on the F. Scott Fitzgerald short story of the same name, the show tells the story of 18 year old Bernice Harvey's journey from socially awkward to the belle of the country club- and back again.  Check out a first look at highlights below!

New Musicals CAKE OFF and GIRLSTAR Will Premiere at Signature Theatre; Full 2015-16 Season Announced!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 30, 2015

Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer and Managing Director Maggie Boland announce the full lineup for Signature Theatre's 2015/16 season. ‚ÄúSignature's 26th season continues our commitment to presenting new works and reinventing great American musicals. We're proud that this season also highlights daring new plays by female playwrights,‚ÄĚ stated Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer. ‚ÄúI'm excited to work with so many talented artists in the coming year.‚ÄĚ

STAGE TUBE: Orlando Shakespeare Theatre Stages LES MISERABLES Flash Mob
by Stage Tube - Aug 31, 2014

To promote their upcoming production of LES MISERABLES, the Orlando Shakespeare Theatre recently held a flash mob at the Mall of Millenia. In this video, the actors converge from all corners of the mall as they sing the rousing, now iconic song, 'One Day More,' complete with the familiarly choreographed 'Les Mis walk' and of course a red flag. Check out the video below!

BWW TV: 2014 Lilly Awards Celebrate Kelli O'Hara, Winnie Holzman, Rebecca Naomi Jones & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2014

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on the red carpet to chat with the recipients and some of the guests about the big night!

BWW TV: Broadway Composers Unite in Dramatists Guild's Fight Against Piracy!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 26, 2014

The Dramatists Guild's Anti-Piracy Committee just hosted their first-ever Anti-Piracy awareness event on Monday, April 21. During the event, established and up-and-coming musical theatre writers paired up to reach out to known sheet music pirates and ask them to take down the links to their sheet music. The day is intended to raise awareness about the problem of sheet music piracy and take steps against the digital distribution of stolen sheet music. BroadwayWorld goes inside the event and brings you interviews with the composers below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Lauren Molina, Steel Burkhardt and More in Highlights of TUTS Underground's MURDER BALLAD
by Stage Tube - Apr 21, 2014

TUTS Underground is set to steam up Zilkha Hall with the sultry story of love's dark side in MURDER BALLAD, running tonight, April 17-27, 2014. Check out a first look at highlights below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of MURDER BALLAD on Opening Night; Conlee, Jones, Levy, and Swenson!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 25, 2013

MURDER BALLAD, the critically acclaimed new musical which has been nominated for Best Musical by the Drama League, Outer Critics Circle, and Lortel Awards, will run through Sunday, September 29 at the Union Square Theatre (100 East 17th Street). Murder Ballad opened last night at the Union Square Theatre, featuring John Ellison Conlee, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Caissie Levy, and Will Swenson. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the after party and you can check out interviews with the cast below!


Julia Jordan Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Julia Jordan written?
Julia Jordan has written 5 shows including Ever After (Bookwriter), Sarah, Plain and Tall (Bookwriter), The 24 Hour Plays 2004 (Playwright), The 24 Hour Plays 2007 (Playwright), Murder Ballad (Co-Writer).

What awards has Julia Jordan been nominated for?
Most promising musical theatre librettist () for .

What awards has Julia Jordan won?
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