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Louise Gund

 
Bio:
Louise Gund is an environmental activist. She also holds an MA in Holistic Psychology and has counseled children. After receiving a BFA from the School for Visual Arts in New York City, Louise took public relations photographs of modern dance groups and Off-Broadway productions in the late 1970s and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Louise Gund is an environmental activist. She also holds an MA in Holistic Psychology and has counseled children. After receiving a BFA from the School for Visual Arts in New York City, Louise took public relations photographs of modern dance groups and Off-Broadway productions in the late 1970s and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2014]
Producer

Photos

 Rachel York and Head Over Heels producer Louise Gund Photo

Rachel York and Head Over Heels producer Louise Gund

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Date:
10/22/2018
Louise Gund, Jeffrey Richards and Robert Schenkkan Photo

Louise Gund, Jeffrey Richards and Robert Schenkkan

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Date:
06/02/2014

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2018]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2014]
Producer

Louise Gund Biography

Louise Gund is an environmental activist. She also holds an MA in Holistic Psychology and has counseled children. After receiving a BFA from the School for Visual Arts in New York City, Louise took public relations photographs of modern dance groups and Off-Broadway productions in the late 1970s and early 1980s. It was during this time that she first learned of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Louise began attending OSF productions in1984. Entranced by Southern Oregon, Louise purchased Greensprings Farm south of Ashland where she practices sustainable farming and forestry techniques. Louise is a member of the Earth Justice Legal Defense Fund Board of Directors, and works very hard with this and other environmental groups to protect endangered species, old growth forests and to help with stream restoration.

Louise Gund Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Revival of a Musical
Louise GundFiddler on the Roof
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Play Gold Star
Louise Gund, All the Way

Louise Gund News

THE MINUTES Raises $78K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund Photo THE MINUTES Raises $78K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

THE MINUTES on Broadway announced today that from a portion of tickets sales $78,830 has been raised thus far to support global humanitarian organization Save the Children’s Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund.

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards Photo A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards
by Team BWW - May 20, 2022

Find out this year's nominees and winners for Drama League Awards. The 2022 Awards will recognize eligible Broadway and Off-Broadway (non-virtual only) productions that began preview performances between March 16, 2021, and April 23, 2022.

2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List! Photo 2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 25, 2022

The Drama League today announced the 2022 Drama League Awards Nominees and we've got all the nominations for for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, Outstanding Direction of a Play, Outstanding Direction of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award.

THE MINUTES on Broadway Raises $27K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Rel Photo THE MINUTES on Broadway Raises $27K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

THE MINUTES on Broadway announced today that from a portion of tickets sales $27,000 has been raised thus far to support global humanitarian organization Save the Children’s Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund.

THE MINUTES by Tracy Letts Begins Previews on Broadway Tomorrow Photo THE MINUTES by Tracy Letts Begins Previews on Broadway Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2022

Steppenwolf’s production of Tracy Letts’ new play THE MINUTES begins performances tomorrow, Saturday, April 2, with an official opening night set for Sunday, April 17 on Broadway at Studio 54 (254 West 54th Street).

Get Up And Go-Go To HEAD OVER HEELS At Buchholz High School Photo Get Up And Go-Go To HEAD OVER HEELS At Buchholz High School
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 29, 2022

Head Over Heels is the bold new musical comedy from the visionaries that rocked Broadway with Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Avenue Q and Spring Awakening. This laugh-out-loud love story is set to the music of the iconic 1980's all-female rock band The Go-Go's, including the hit songs, 'We Got the Beat,' 'Our Lips Are Sealed,' 'Vacation,' 'Heaven is a Place on Earth' and 'Mad About You.' If you enjoy music from the Go-Gos, then you will love this show!

THE MINUTES Will Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Photo THE MINUTES Will Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

The producers and company of Steppenwolf’s production of THE MINUTES on Broadway announced today that a portion of ticket sales will go to support global humanitarian organization Save the Children’s Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund.

New Preview and Opening Dates Announced for THE MINUTES on Broadway Photo New Preview and Opening Dates Announced for THE MINUTES on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2022

Steppenwolf’s production of The Minutes will now begin previews on Broadway on  Saturday, April 2, 2022, and open on Sunday, April 17, 2022. The play was previously scheduled to resume performances at Studio 54 on March 19, 2022, and open on Thursday, April 7, 2022.

Noah Reid Joins the Cast of THE MINUTES on Broadway Photo Noah Reid Joins the Cast of THE MINUTES on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021

Steppenwolf’s production of The Minutes, the new American play by Tracy Letts, directed by Anna D. Shapiro has announced the complete cast for when performances resume on Broadway on March 19, 2022. Noah Reid (Emmy Award-winning Schitt’s Creek) will join original Broadway company members.

Ali Stroker, John Clay III, Christian Borle & More to Star in STUPID KIDS Presented b Photo Ali Stroker, John Clay III, Christian Borle & More to Star in STUPID KIDS Presented by Spotlight on Plays
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

The “Spotlight on Plays” series announced a new special event reading of John C. Russell’s STUPID KIDS starring John Clay III (Jim Stark), Tony Award nominee Lauren Patten (Jane “Kimberly” Willis), Tony Award winner Ali Stroker(Judy Noonan), Taylor Trensch (John “Neechee” Crawford)& Tony Award winner Christian Borle (Stage Directions).

Louise Gund Videos

VIDEO: Get a Preview of HEAD OVER HEELS Starting Previews in SF Tonight VideoVIDEO: Get a Preview of HEAD OVER HEELS Starting Previews in SF Tonight
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2018

Previews begin tonight, Tuesday April 10, at the Curran theatre (445 Geary Street) for Head Over Heels, the new musical comedy featuring the iconic songs of The Go-Go's- the most successful female rock band of all time.

VIDEO: TO LIFE! The Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Perform on the TONY AWARDS
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 12, 2016

TO LIFE! The talented cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF performs on the 70th Annual TONY AWARDS. Watch the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: In the Recording Studio with FIDDLER ON THE ROOF's Danny Burstein and More
by Stage Tube - Mar 10, 2016

As previously announced, Broadway Records will release a New Broadway Cast Album of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF -- out worldwide on March 18th and now available to purchase at The Broadway Theatre. The album is being produced by David Lai,Ted Sperling and Louise Gund. Below, go inside the studio for a peek behind the scenes at FIDDLER ON THE ROOF's recording session!

BWW TV: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Brings Anatevka to the Recording Studio!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 10, 2016

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Broadway Records will release a New Broadway Cast Album of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF -- out worldwide on March 18th and available to purchase at The Broadway Theatre beginning March 8th. Click below for footage and interviews with the cast in the recording studio, plus follow this link for behind-the-scenes photos!

VIDEO: ALL THE WAY's Bryan Cranston Channels LBJ on Fallon
by Caryn Robbins - May 6, 2014

ALL THE WAY star Bryan Cranston stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to chat about playing President Lyndon B. Johnson on Broadway.


Louise Gund Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Louise Gund been nominated for?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Fiddler on the Roof and Best Play (Tony Awards) for All the Way .

What awards has Louise Gund won?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for All the Way.