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Karen Bruce

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Choreographer
 
[West End, 2021]
Choreographer
 
[UK Tour, 2017]
Choreography
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Choreographer
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Director and Co-choreographer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2016]
Choreography
 
[West End, 2013]
Director
 
[West End, 2012]
Director
 
[West End, 2006]
Director/Choreographer
 
[West End, 2005]
Choreographer
 
[West End, 2003]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Associate Choreographer

Photos

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06/11/2012

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2022]
Choreographer

[West End, 2021]
Choreographer

[UK Tour, 2017]
Choreography

[US Tour, 2016]
Choreographer

[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Director and Co-choreographer[Replacement]

[West End, 2016]
Choreography

[West End, 2013]
Director

[West End, 2012]
Director

[West End, 2006]
Director/Choreographer

[West End, 2005]
Choreographer

[West End, 2003]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 1999]
Associate Choreographer


Karen Bruce Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2004 - Best Theatre Choreographer Gold Star
Karen Bruce, Pacific Overtures

Karen Bruce News

Further Casting Announced For JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at the London Palladium Photo Further Casting Announced For JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at the London Palladium
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2022

Louis Gaunt, Rob Madge and Natalie McQueen will join the cast of Jack and the Beanstalk at The London Palladium this Christmas. They join the previously announced Dawn French, Julian Clary, Alexandra Burke, Paul Zerdin, Nigel Havers and Gary Wilmot. Jack and the Beanstalk plays from 10 December 2022 to 15 January 2023.

THE DRIFTERS GIRL Announces First UK Tour Dates Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL Announces First UK Tour Dates
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2022

The first 2023 / '24 tour dates have been announced for The Drifters Girl, the new musical which tells the remarkable story of one of the world's greatest vocal groups and the woman who made them.

THE DRIFTERS GIRL to Close in the West End in October; UK Tour to Open in September 2 Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL to Close in the West End in October; UK Tour to Open in September 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

The Drifters Girl will play its final performance at the Garrick Theatre in London on Saturday 15 October, before embarking on a UK Tour next year, opening at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton in September 2023.

VIDEO: Get a Behind-The-Scenes Look at JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Pantomime at The London Photo VIDEO: Get a Behind-The-Scenes Look at JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Pantomime at The London Palladium
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2022

Get a behind the scenes look at Jack and the Beanstalk with Mark Walters (set designer) and Michael Harrison (director and producer)! Dawn French, Julian Clary, Alexandra Burke, Paul Zerdin, Nigel Havers and Gary Wilmot lead the cast in Jack and the Beanstalk at The London Palladium.

Felicia Boswell To Make West End Debut in THE DRIFTERS GIRL Photo Felicia Boswell To Make West End Debut in THE DRIFTERS GIRL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

Broadway star FELICIA BOSWELL will join London’s new smash hit musical, The Drifters Girl. Felicia will play Faye Treadwell, the legendary manager of The Drifters, who, alongside her husband, fought for three decades to turn Atlantic Records' hottest vocal group into a global phenomenon.

Alexandra Burke Joins JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at the London Palladium Photo Alexandra Burke Joins JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at the London Palladium
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022

British X-Factor winner Alexandra Burke will take the stage this holiday season for the London Palladium pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk.

THE DRIFTERS GIRL Will Release Cast Album in May Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL Will Release Cast Album in May
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

The World Premiere cast album for The Drifters Girl has been recorded at the legendary Abbey Road Studios and is due for release on Friday 6 May 2022, by Tag8 Music, with BMG Rights Management (UK) Limited, Treadwell Entertainment Group and Showtime Productions Ltd. 

THE DRIFTERS GIRL Extends West End Run Into 2023 Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL Extends West End Run Into 2023
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

The Drifters Girl ‚Äď the new musical which tells the remarkable story of one of the world's greatest vocal groups and the woman who made them ‚Äď is to extend its run at Garrick Theatre in London to Sunday 12 February 2023.

JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Returns to The London Palladium in December Photo JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Returns to The London Palladium in December
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2022

Michael Harrison for Crossroads Pantomimes today announced the return to the West End of The London Palladium Pantomime for a seventh year, with Dawn French and Julian Clary leading the cast in a brand-new production of Jack and the Beanstalk.

THE DRIFTERS GIRL Extends Booking at the Garrick Theatre Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL Extends Booking at the Garrick Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2021

The Drifters Girl ‚Äď the brand new musical which tells the remarkable story of one of the world's greatest vocal groups and the woman who made them ‚Äď is to extend its run at Garrick Theatre in London to Saturday 2 July 2022.

Karen Bruce Videos

VIDEO: Get a Behind-The-Scenes Look at JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Pantomime at The London VideoVIDEO: Get a Behind-The-Scenes Look at JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Pantomime at The London Palladium
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2022

Get a behind the scenes look at Jack and the Beanstalk with Mark Walters (set designer) and Michael Harrison (director and producer)! Dawn French, Julian Clary, Alexandra Burke, Paul Zerdin, Nigel Havers and Gary Wilmot lead the cast in Jack and the Beanstalk at The London Palladium.

VIDEO: First Look at PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM, Coming in December 2021 VideoVIDEO: First Look at PANTOLAND AT THE PALLADIUM, Coming in December 2021
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2021

It was recently announced that the world-famous Tiller Girls will join Donny Osmond, Julian Clary, Paul Zerdin, Nigel Havers, Gary Wilmot, Jac Yarrow and Sophie Isaacs for Pantoland. They are also joined by Australian speciality act Flame Oz who will add a new dimension to the pantomime along with the return of spectacular special effects from The Twins FX.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Deborah Cox & More in THE BODYGUARD!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse, in association with Michael Harrison, David Ian and Nederlander Presentations, Inc., presents the North American premiere of the hit new musical The Bodyguard based on the Warner Bros. film written by Lawrence Kasdan, with book by Alexander Dinelaris, direction by Thea Sharrock, choreography by Karen Bruce and music direction by Matthew Smedal, starring Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox (Jekyll & Hyde) as Rachel Marron with Judson Mills (Walker, Texas Ranger) as Frank Farmer, the bodyguard. 

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Show Choir Welcomes THE BODYGUARD's Deborah Cox to Paper Mill with Whitney Houston Medley
by Stage Tube - Nov 15, 2016

Paper Mill Playhouse just announced the addition of two Friday matinee performances to its run of THE BODYGUARD: THE MUSICAL due to the show's popularity among ticket buyers. Below, watch Paper Mill's Broadway Show Choir welcome Deborah Cox and the company to Millburn, NJ, with a Whitney Houston medley!

STAGE TUBE: Deborah Cox Belts Out Whitney's Greatest Hits in Latest Preview for THE BODYGUARD
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2016

Grammy Award-nominated and multi-platinum R&B/pop recording artist and film/TV actress Deborah Cox is prepping to star as Rachel Marron in the upcoming tour of The Bodyguard the Musical.  Hear what Deborah has to say on taking on the iconic role and catch snippets of her singing pop classics like, 'I Will Always Love You', 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody', and 'I'm Every Woman' in the latest preview for the tour. 

Breaking News: THE BODYGUARD to Launch National Tour at Paper Mill Playhouse; Full 2016-17 Season Set!
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 19, 2016

Following its annual season guessing game, Paper Mill Playhouse announced today the lineup for its 2016-2017 season, featuring four musicals, one play and a highly anticipated US premiere. Season subscriptions are on sale now and are available by calling 973-315-3717 or by visiting the theater's website at www.PaperMill.org.

STAGE TUBE: Julia Möller interpreta 'No Necesita Más' (The Girl Has Everything) de 'El Último Jinete'
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Oct 24, 2012

Julia Möller, que dará vida a Lady Laura en El Último Jinete, interpreta 'No Necesita Más' (The Girl Has Everything), de Albert Hammond y Barry Mason. ¡No te pierdas esta primicia que te trae BroadwayWorld Spain!

STAGE TUBE: Susan Egan estrena 'The Girl Has Everything' de 'El √öltimo Jinete'
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Oct 10, 2012

La actriz Susan Egan estrenó este tema compuesto por Albert Hammond y Barry Mason, de 'El Último Jinete' en su concierto 'The Belle Of Broadway' en el Teatro Compac Gran Vía el pasado 25 de septiembre dentro del ciclo BROADWAY IN SPAIN - The Masterclass Series! 'El Último Jinete' se estrenará el 5 de diciembre en los Teatros del Canal.


Karen Bruce Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Karen Bruce been nominated for?
Best Theatre Choreographer (Olivier Awards) for Pacific Overtures .

What awards has Karen Bruce won?
Best Theatre Choreographer (Olivier Awards) for Pacific Overtures.