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Kathleen Marshall

 
Birth Place:
United States
Bio:
Kathleen Marshall received 2011 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Awards for choreography and Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics nominations for direction for Anything Goes. Also on Broadway, Kathleen directed and choreographed The Pajama Game, Wonderful Town and Grease and choreographed ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
Kathleen Marshall received 2011 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Awards for choreography and Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics nominations for direction for Anything Goes. Also on Broadway, Kathleen directed and choreographed The Pajama Game, Wonderful Town and Grease and choreographed ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Kelly Burke
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Nurse [Replacement]
  [Pittsburgh, PA (Regional)]
Regional Revival, 1986
Performer

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Director & Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Los Angeles, 2017]
Director/Choreographer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Director and Choreographer
 
[Chester, CT (Regional), 2016]
Director and Choreographer
 
[Regional (US), 2015]
Director and Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director and Choreographer
 
[Regional (US), 2014]
Director and Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director and Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 2012]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer
Director
Director/Choreographer
 
[Regional (US), 2004]
Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 2004]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Director/Choreographer
 
[West End, 2001]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Choreographer
 
[Regional (US), 2000]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Director/Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Director/Choreographer
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 1998]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 1998]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1997]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1997]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Creative Associate to Mr. Marshall
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Assistant Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Assistant Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Assistant Choreographer for Mr. Marshall
Assistant Choreographer

Kathleen Marshall Biography

Kathleen Marshall received 2011 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Awards for choreography and Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics nominations for direction for Anything Goes.

Also on Broadway, Kathleen directed and choreographed The Pajama Game, Wonderful Town and Grease and choreographed Boeing-Boeing, Little Shop of Horrors, Seussical, Follies, Kiss Me, Kate, 1776 and Swinging on a Star.

Off-Broadway credits include Two Gentlemen of Verona (New York Shakespeare Festival), Saturday Night (Second Stage), Violet (Playwrights Horizons) and As Thousands Cheer (Drama Dept).

For City Center Encores!, she directed and choreographed Bells Are Ringing, Applause, Carnival, Hair and Babes in Arms, among others, and served as Artistic Director for four seasons.

For ABC/Disney, she directed and choreographed Once Upon a Mattress and choreographed The Music Man (Emmy nomination). She recently choreographed the musical sequences in the film My Week with Marilyn.

She has received three Tony Awards, three Drama Desk Awards, three Outer Critics Circle Awards, the Astaire Award, the George Abbott Award, the Richard Rodgers Award and the Pennsylvania Governor's Award for the Arts.

Ms. Marshall is an Associate Artist of the Roundabout Theatre Company.

Kathleen Marshall Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Choreography
Kathleen Marshall, The Unsinkable Molly Brown
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, The Unsinkable Molly Brown
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Choreography
Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Choreographer
Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Choreography
Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Direction of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Direction of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, The Pajama Game
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, The Pajama Game
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall , The Pajama Game
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, The Pajama Game
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Direction of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, The Pajama Game
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Director - Musical Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Wonderful Town
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Director - Musical Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Wonderful Town
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Wonderful Town
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, Wonderful Town
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Wonderful Town
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Direction of a Musical
Kathleen Marshall, Wonderful Town
 
Olivier Awards - 2002 - Best Theatre Choreographer
Kathleen Marshall, Kiss, Me Kate
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2001 - Outstanding Choreography
Kathleen Marshall, Follies
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Choreography
Kathleen Marshall, Kiss Me Kate
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Choreography
Kathleen Marshall, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Kathleen Marshall, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Choreography
Kathleen Marshall, Swinging on a Star

Kathleen Marshall News

SINATRA THE MUSICAL In Development Featuring Book by Joe DiPietro & Direction by Kath Photo SINATRA THE MUSICAL In Development Featuring Book by Joe DiPietro & Direction by Kathleen Marshall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2022

Universal Music Group Theatrical in association with Tina Sinatra and Frank Sinatra Enterprises announced SINATRA THE MUSICAL, a new musical based on the life and career of the legendary artist Frank Sinatra.

Listen: Jennifer Westfeldt Discusses Her Stage and Screen Career on LITTLE KNOWN FACT Photo Listen: Jennifer Westfeldt Discusses Her Stage and Screen Career on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Nov 21, 2022

Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. This week's episode features Jennifer Westfeldt, who talks about her stage and screen career, current role in The Gett, and more!

Derek McLane, Eila Mell & Moisés Kaufman to Discuss DESIGNING BROADWAY at Barnes & N Photo Derek McLane, Eila Mell & Moisés Kaufman to Discuss DESIGNING BROADWAY at Barnes & Noble
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2022

The Barnes & Noble - Union Square announced a discussion and signing for Tony and Emmy Award-winning set designer Derek McLane and entertainment and fashion writer Eila Mell’s new book, Designing Broadway: How Derek McLane and Other Acclaimed Set Designers Create the Visual World of Theatre.

SDC Announces Executive Board Election Results Photo SDC Announces Executive Board Election Results
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2022

Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC) announced the results of its 2022 Executive Board election at its Annual Membership Meeting on Monday night, November 14. Evan Yionoulis was elected to serve a second term as Executive Board President.

Julie Benko, Justin Bartha, Lilli Cooper & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS ON BROADWAY Photo Julie Benko, Justin Bartha, Lilli Cooper & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS ON BROADWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

On November 21st, 2022, distinguished artists from across the nation‚Äôs entertainment industry will come together at Town Hall for the 22nd annual production of The 24 Hour Plays on Broadway ‚ÄĒ and the first live return of this flagship event since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.¬†

The Old Globe Announces 2023 Season Photo The Old Globe Announces 2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2022

The Old Globe has announced its 2023 Season with a diverse, thought-provoking, and hugely entertaining lineup.

Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is "S'Wonderful" at The Argyle Theater Photo Review: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is "S'Wonderful" at The Argyle Theater
by Nicholas Pontolillo - Oct 3, 2022

What did our critic think of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS at The Argyle Theater?

2022 Idea Awards for Theatre Recipients Announced Photo 2022 Idea Awards for Theatre Recipients Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

The Bret Adams and Paul Reisch Foundation has announced the recipients of their 2022 Idea Awards for Theatre; three categories of grants awarded to adventurous new voices in playwriting and musical theatre, as well as the visionary playwrights who have inspired and blazed trails before them.

Stephanie Pope Lofgren to Teach Fosse Dance Master Classes at Playhouse Theatre Acade Photo Stephanie Pope Lofgren to Teach Fosse Dance Master Classes at Playhouse Theatre Academy This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 18, 2022

Playhouse Theatre Academy will welcome back Stephanie Pope Lofgren for two exciting Fosse master classes. Stephanie is currently directing Playhouse on Park’s production of LADY DAY AT EMERSON’S BAR AND GRILL, which tells the story of Billie Holiday’s final performance.

Interview: Noah Weisberg Opens Up About His Latest Project, THANK YOU KINDLY Photo Interview: Noah Weisberg Opens Up About His Latest Project, THANK YOU KINDLY
by Team BWW - Sep 14, 2022

In celebration of National Thank You Day, Broadwayworld will present the award-winning short film THANK YOU KINDLY by Broadway and TV's Noah Weisberg (writer, director). The film will stream right here at Broadwayworld on September 15, 2022, to celebrate National Thank You Day and it will be available to stream from midnight through 11:59pm.

Kathleen Marshall Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer For ANYTHING GOES Coming to Cinemas Next Week Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer For ANYTHING GOES Coming to Cinemas Next Week

by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

Anything Goes will sail into over 450 cinema screens nationwide for two nights only on Sunday 28 November and Wednesday 1 December in a live recording filmed at London's renowned Barbican Theatre.

VIDEO: Watch 'Friendship' and 'Blow, Gabriel, Blow' From ANYTHING GOES Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch 'Friendship' and 'Blow, Gabriel, Blow' From ANYTHING GOES

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2021

 Anything Goes starring Sutton Foster will sail into over 450 cinema screens nationwide for two nights only on Sunday 28 November and Wednesday 1 December in a live recording filmed at London's renowned Barbican Theatre.

VIDEO: Watch Sutton Foster Sing (and Dance) the Title Number in London's ANYTHING GOE Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Sutton Foster Sing (and Dance) the Title Number in London's ANYTHING GOES!

by Stage Tube - Jul 8, 2021

Watch Sutton Foster return to Anything Goes in a special performance of the title number.

BWW Interview: Ethan Slater & Tom Kenny Chat About THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL on DVD Videoplay
BWW Interview: Ethan Slater & Tom Kenny Chat About THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL on DVD

by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 21, 2020

'The SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage!' is coming to DVD on November 3rd!

Broadway Rewind: GREASE Is the Word on Opening Night in 2007! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: GREASE Is the Word on Opening Night in 2007!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 16, 2020

On August 19, 2007, Grease was the word for the third time in Broadway history. The revival opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre following a nation-wide search for its leading players on NBC's You're the One That I Want, throwing winners Laura Osnes and Max Crumm into the Broadway spotlight. The show, directed by Kathleen Marshall, went on to play for 554 performances.

VIDEO: Beth Malone and THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN Cast Challenge COMPANY to Zero Plas Videoplay
VIDEO: Beth Malone and THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN Cast Challenge COMPANY to Zero Plastic Production

by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2020

Beth Malone and the company of Transport Group's The Unsinkable Molly Brown have challenged the company of Company to a zero plastic production.  See the video challenge, featuring Beth Malone, Kathleen Marshall, and the company of The Unsinkable Molly Brown below!

BWW EXCLUSIVE: Rehearsal Clips From INTO THE WOODS at the Hollywood Bowl, Plus Interv Videoplay
BWW EXCLUSIVE: Rehearsal Clips From INTO THE WOODS at the Hollywood Bowl, Plus Interviews With the Cast!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2019

Michael Sterling, BroadwayWorld's LA On Air Host and Co-Producer for BWW TV and Jerry Evans of JLE Media in Los Angeles spent the day at rehearsal for Hollywood Bowl's upcoming, new production of Into the Woods.

TDF Open Doors Program Renamed TDF Wendy Wasserstein Project In Honor Of Its Founder Videoplay
TDF Open Doors Program Renamed TDF Wendy Wasserstein Project In Honor Of Its Founder

by Julie Musbach - Jun 13, 2019

TDF, the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts has just completed its 23rd year of school programs with the end of the 2018-19 school year.

BWW TV: Watch Laura Osnes & More Perform at SDCF's Mr. Abbott Awards! Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Laura Osnes & More Perform at SDCF's Mr. Abbott Awards!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 26, 2019

Last night Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF), the non-for-profit foundation of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC), hosted the annual "Mr. Abbott" Award gala and celebrated the 60th anniversary of SDC.

VIDEO: On This Day, January 2 - Happy Birthday, Beth Malone! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, January 2 - Happy Birthday, Beth Malone!

by A.A. Cristi - Jan 2, 2019

Beth Malone was nominated for a 2015 Tony Award and Grammy for her game-changing role of 'Alison' in Fun Home. She was last seen on Broadway as The Angel in the Tony Award-winning revival of Tony Kushner's Angels In America.


Kathleen Marshall Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Kathleen Marshall been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for The Unsinkable Molly Brown , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Unsinkable Molly Brown , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Anything Goes , Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anything Goes , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anything Goes , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Anything Goes , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Anything Goes , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for The Pajama Game , Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Pajama Game , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Pajama Game , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for The Pajama Game , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Pajama Game , Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Wonderful Town , Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Wonderful Town , Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Wonderful Town , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Wonderful Town , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Wonderful Town , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Wonderful Town , Best Theatre Choreographer (Olivier Awards) for Kiss, Me Kate , Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Follies , Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kiss Me Kate , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate and Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Swinging on a Star .

What awards has Kathleen Marshall won?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Anything Goes, Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anything Goes, Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Anything Goes, Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for The Pajama Game, Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Pajama Game, Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for The Pajama Game, Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Wonderful Town, Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Wonderful Town, Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Wonderful Town Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Wonderful Townand Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate.