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Kristin Hanggi

 
Bio:
Credits: Rock of Ages (Broadway, Off- Broadway and L.A. productions.) She also directed the NY and L.A. productions of the hit musical Bare (Ovation, L.A. Weekly Award); Pussycat Dolls Live at the Roxy with Gwen Stefani, Christina Aguilera and Charlize Theron; 2007 NY Fringe Best Play Winner, Catch ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Credits: Rock of Ages (Broadway, Off- Broadway and L.A. productions.) She also directed the NY and L.A. productions of the hit musical Bare (Ovation, L.A. Weekly Award); Pussycat Dolls Live at the Roxy with Gwen Stefani, Christina Aguilera and Charlize Theron; 2007 NY Fringe Best Play Winner, Catch ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2021] Cancelled
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[Los Angeles, 2019]
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[Off-Broadway, 2018]
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[Chester, CT (Regional), 2017]
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[Regional (US), 2017]
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[US Tour, 2011]
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[West End, 2011]
Director
 
[US Tour, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2009]
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[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director
Director
 
[Los Angeles, 2000]
Director

Photos

Kristin Hanggi Photo

Kristin Hanggi

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06/25/2019
Maddie Corman and Kristin Hanggi  Photo

Maddie Corman and Kristin Hanggi

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06/19/2019
Maddie Corman and Kristin Hanggi  Photo

Maddie Corman and Kristin Hanggi

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06/19/2019
Kelly Devine, Kristin Hanggi Photo

Kelly Devine, Kristin Hanggi

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05/17/2019
Kelly Devine, Kristin Hanggi Photo

Kelly Devine, Kristin Hanggi

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05/17/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2021] Cancelled
Director

[Los Angeles, 2019]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director

[Chester, CT (Regional), 2017]
Director

[Regional (US), 2017]
Director

[US Tour, 2011]
Director

[West End, 2011]
Director

[US Tour, 2010]
Director

[Broadway, 2009]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
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[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director

Director

[Los Angeles, 2000]
Director

Kristin Hanggi Biography

Credits: Rock of Ages (Broadway, Off- Broadway and L.A. productions.) She also directed the NY and L.A. productions of the hit musical Bare (Ovation, L.A. Weekly Award); Pussycat Dolls Live at the Roxy with Gwen Stefani, Christina Aguilera and Charlize Theron; 2007 NY Fringe Best Play Winner, Catch the Fish; the L.A. premiere of Corpus Christi (Ticketholder Award); and the L.A. and NY productions of Ann E. Wrecksick. Other L.A. theatre: 12th Premise; 40 Days; Crane, Mississippi; Greystone; Wayside. Also a film director and screenwriter, Hanggi is currently writing the musical movie Dear Dumb Diary for Zucker Productions. MA from USC and BA from UCLA.

Kristin Hanggi Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Direction of a Musical
Kristin Hanggi, Rock of Ages

Kristin Hanggi News

ROMY AND MICHELE: The Musical Will Hold Developmental Workshop This Month Photo ROMY AND MICHELE: The Musical Will Hold Developmental Workshop This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021

Get the scoop on the new musical, based on the 1997 cult classic,¬†Romy¬†and Michele‚Äôs High School Reunion, is written by the film‚Äôs screenwriter,¬†Robin Schiff, features a thrilling new score by¬†Gwendolyn Sanford¬†and¬†Brandon Jay¬†(‚ÄúOrange is the New Black‚ÄĚ), choreography by¬†Peggy Hickey¬†(Anastasia), scenic design by¬†Scott Pask¬†(Waitress, Mean Girls)¬†and is directed¬†by Kristin Hanggi¬†(Broadway's¬†Rock of Ages).

Melissa Errico, Joe Iconis, Brenda Braxton, Bianca Marroquín & More to Take Part in  Photo Melissa Errico, Joe Iconis, Brenda Braxton, Bianca Marroquín & More to Take Part in BROADWAY LIVE CINEMA FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021

Broadway Live Cinema Festival, the new film and live performance event honoring Broadway and movie musicals, has announced the lineup of artists set to perform live at the inaugural festival this summer at AMC Empire 25 Theater in Times Square (234 W 42nd St, NYC). 

Broadway Live Cinema Festival to Launch This Summer With IN THE HEIGHTS, LITTLE SHOP  Photo Broadway Live Cinema Festival to Launch This Summer With IN THE HEIGHTS, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2021

In celebration of the highly-anticipated re-opening of Broadway theaters this fall, the Broadway Live Cinema Festival is launching as a four-week film and live performance event honoring Broadway and movie musicals. The inaugural festival runs from July 15th through August 8th at the AMC Empire 25 Theater in Times Square.

ROCK OF AGES CONCERT Now To Feature Pre-Show Hosted By Randi Zuckerberg, Willam and T Photo ROCK OF AGES CONCERT Now To Feature Pre-Show Hosted By Randi Zuckerberg, Willam and Tom Lenk
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021

Additional details have been announced for the one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest Rock of Ages: All-Star Reunion Concert tomorrow night, Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 8:00PM ET. All ticket purchasers will have the option of watching the concert live and/or on demand for an additional 24 hours through Monday, April 26.

Kate Rockwell, Mitchell Jarvis, Wesley Taylor & More Join ROCK OF AGES: All-Star Reun Photo Kate Rockwell, Mitchell Jarvis, Wesley Taylor & More Join ROCK OF AGES: All-Star Reunion Concert
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 6, 2021

Additional casting has just been announced for the one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest¬†Rock of Ages: All-Star Reunion Concert. The ‚Äúsupergroup‚ÄĚ of a lineup for the concert event¬†will now also feature the following alumni of the hit musical: Grammy Award-winning ‚ÄúTenacious D‚ÄĚ musician¬†Kyle Gass; Emmy Award-winning comedian and television host¬†Chris Hardwick; Drama Desk-nominated Broadway star¬†Kate Rockwell; Helen Hayes Award winner¬†Mitchell Jarvis; Theatre World Award-winning Broadway favorite¬†Wesley Taylor and stage & recording artist¬†Becca K√∂tte.

Theater Stories: ROCK OF AGES, LOBBY HERO, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME & More A Photo Theater Stories: ROCK OF AGES, LOBBY HERO, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME & More About The Hayes Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Hayes Theater! Learn about Broadway's smallest theater, which has presented shows including Rock of Ages, Lobby Hero, What the Constitution Means to Me, Grand Horizons and many more!

Britney Spears Musical ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME Writer Jon Hartmere Signs With Verve Photo Britney Spears Musical ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME Writer Jon Hartmere Signs With Verve
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2021

Jon Hartmere, writer of new Britney Spears musical Once Upon a One More Time, has signed with Verve.

Tickets On Sale Now For Hennepin Theatre Trust's ROCK OF AGES Reunion Concert Photo Tickets On Sale Now For Hennepin Theatre Trust's ROCK OF AGES Reunion Concert
by Stephi Wild - Mar 23, 2021

Rock of Ages, the 30th longest running show in Broadway history, will play a one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest Rock of Ages: The All-Star Reunion Concert on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 7 p.m. (CT), available exclusively on the premium streaming platform Stellar.

Constantine Maroulis, Laura Bell Bundy, Frankie Grande & More Will Take Part in ROCK  Photo Constantine Maroulis, Laura Bell Bundy, Frankie Grande & More Will Take Part in ROCK OF AGES Reunion Concert
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 16, 2021

Here they go again! The cast has just been announced for the one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest Rock of Ages: All-Star Reunion Concert on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 8:00PM ET, available exclusively on Stellar.

ROCK OF AGES to Stream All-Star Reunion Concert Photo ROCK OF AGES to Stream All-Star Reunion Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2021

Broadway Producers Matthew Weaver, Scott Prisand, and Joan Grande with Diamond Dog Entertainment have announced the five-time Tony Award-nominated musical Rock of Ages will play a one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest Rock of Ages: All-Star Reunion Concert on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 8:00PM ET.

Kristin Hanggi Videos

BWW TV: The Cast of ROCK OF AGES Perform 'Here I Go Again' VideoBWW TV: The Cast of ROCK OF AGES Perform 'Here I Go Again'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 16, 2020

Check out the cast and band of Off-Broadway's Rock of Ages performing a virtual rendition of the Whitesnake hair metal classic, 'Here I Go Again.'

BWW TV: Watch Highlight's from ROCK OF AGES' Off-Broadway Return VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlight's from ROCK OF AGES' Off-Broadway Return
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 22, 2019

The 10th Anniversary Production of ROCK OF AGES is now playing a limited return engagement in New York City at New World Stages (340 W 50th St) through Sunday, October 6, 2019. Check out highlights of the cast in action below!

BWW TV: It's Back! Rock Out with a Sneak Peek of the Return of ROCK OF AGES VideoBWW TV: It's Back! Rock Out with a Sneak Peek of the Return of ROCK OF AGES
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 14, 2019

ROCK OF AGES is returning to the New York stage this summer in a special 10th Anniversary Production at New World Stages! The return production of the musical begins performances on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, for a 16-week limited engagement through Sunday, September 29, 2019.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre
by Stage Tube - Apr 18, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of Atlantis: A New Musical on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday, May 5, 2019. Previews will be on Wednesday, April 10 and Thursday, April 11, 2019.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of Atlantis: A New Musical on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday, May 5, 2019. Previews will be on Wednesday, April 10 and Thursday, April 11, 2019.

VIDEO: Head Backstage to See How CLUELESS Celebrates Christmas! VideoVIDEO: Head Backstage to See How CLUELESS Celebrates Christmas!
by Stage Tube - Dec 26, 2018

The Christmas season is over? As if. Check out how the Clueless cast kept things merry and bright backstage in this video from swing Katie Goffman!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Dove Cameron and Dave Thomas Brown Belt Out 'She's So High' f VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Watch Dove Cameron and Dave Thomas Brown Belt Out 'She's So High' from CLUELESS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2018

Below, check out an exclusive clip of 'She's So High,' featuring Cameron and Brown!

BWW TV: Dove Cameron & Company Celebrate a Totally Awesome Opening of CLUELESS, THE M VideoBWW TV: Dove Cameron & Company Celebrate a Totally Awesome Opening of CLUELESS, THE MUSICAL!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2018

The New Group is currently presenting Clueless, the Musical by Amy Heckerling in a world premiere production with choreography by Kelly Devine, directed by Kristin Hanggi. The show officially opened last night, December 11, and BroadwayWorld is taking you inside the big night below!

BWW TV: It's a Beautiful Life! Watch Highlights from CLUELESS, THE MUSICAL! VideoBWW TV: It's a Beautiful Life! Watch Highlights from CLUELESS, THE MUSICAL!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 11, 2018

The New Group is currently presenting Clueless, the Musical by Amy Heckerling in a world premiere production with choreography by Kelly Devine, directed by Kristin Hanggi. Performances began November 20 in advance of an Official Opening Night on Tuesday, December 11. A limited Off-Broadway engagement is slated through January 12 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street).

VIDEO: 'The Lie Will Set Us Free' from ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 27, 2017

Today, ET shares an exclusive first look at a number from ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION. The musical is currently running from June 8 to July 2 at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre, and stars Cortney Wolfson (KINKY BOOTS on Broadway) as Romy and Stephanie Renee Wall (Disney's FROZEN live) as Michele.


Kristin Hanggi Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Kristin Hanggi been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Rock of Ages .