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Marc Platt

Also Credited As: Marc E. Platt
 
Bio:
Marc Platt is best known for producing Broadway hits such as Wicked, The Band's Visit, Oh! Hello, If/Then, and live theatrical television productions like A Christmas Story Live, and the upcoming Rent Live. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Marc Platt is best known for producing Broadway hits such as Wicked, The Band's Visit, Oh! Hello, If/Then, and live theatrical television productions like A Christmas Story Live, and the upcoming Rent Live. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Executive Producer
 
[Motion Picture, 2017]
Executive Producer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Producer
 
[US Tour, 2009]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Producer
 
[Los Angeles, 2007]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Producer
Producer
 
[Chicago, 2005]
Producer
 
[US Tour, 2005]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Producer
 
[New York, 2001]
Producer

Photos

Marc E. Platt Photo

Marc E. Platt

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Date:
06/25/2019
Marc E. Platt Photo

Marc E. Platt

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Date:
06/25/2019
Executive producer Julie Larson, Al Larson and executive producer Marc Platt Photo

Executive producer Julie Larson, Al Larson and executive producer Marc Platt

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Date:
01/27/2019
Director Michael Greif and executive producer Marc Platt Photo

Director Michael Greif and executive producer Marc Platt

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Date:
01/27/2019
Sonya Tayeh and Marc Platt Photo

Sonya Tayeh and Marc Platt

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Date:
12/17/2018

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2021]
Producer

[Broadway, 2019]
Executive Producer

[Motion Picture, 2017]
Executive Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

[Broadway, 2016]
Producer

[Broadway, 2014]
Producer

[US Tour, 2009]
Producer

[Broadway, 2008]
Producer

[Los Angeles, 2007]
Producer

[Broadway, 2006]
Producer

Producer

[Chicago, 2005]
Producer

[US Tour, 2005]
Producer

[Broadway, 2003]
Producer

[Broadway, 2002]
Producer

[New York, 2001]
Producer

Marc Platt Biography

Marc Platt is best known for producing Broadway hits such as Wicked, The Band's Visit, Oh! Hello, If/Then, and live theatrical television productions like A Christmas Story Live, and the upcoming Rent Live.




Marc Platt News

WICKED National Tour Celebrates 5,000th Performance In Minneapolis Photo WICKED National Tour Celebrates 5,000th Performance In Minneapolis
by Grace Cutler - Jul 31, 2022

Pictured here is the touring company underneath the Orpheum Theatre marquee in Minneapolis.

Hennepin Theatre Trust Teams Up With PNC Bank And YMCA For Wicked-Inspired “For Goo Photo Hennepin Theatre Trust Teams Up With PNC Bank And YMCA For Wicked-Inspired “For Good Project”
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2022

Hennepin Theatre Trust, PNC Bank, Kids In Need Foundation (KINF) and YMCA are teaming up in the spirit of WICKED to do “good” for students in need across Minnesota when the Broadway sensation returns to Minneapolis to kick off the 2022-2023 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin season July 27 to Aug. 28, 2022 at the historic Orpheum Theatre.

Stephen Schwartz Discusses Changes to WICKED For Upcoming Film Photo Stephen Schwartz Discusses Changes to WICKED For Upcoming Film
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022

Stephen Schwartz has shared his thoughts on the decision to release the Wicked film in two parts. Schwartz seemingly confirmed that the first Wicked film will end after 'Defying Gravity,' the stage musical's act one finale. Schwartz assured fans that any changes made to Wicked will be done so to add something new to the story.

WICKED's Live Lottery Will Return This Summer Photo WICKED's Live Lottery Will Return This Summer
by Team BWW - Jun 16, 2022

Good news! The Broadway blockbuster WICKED has announced that the Live Lottery will return to the Gershwin Theatre for Summer 2022. Broadway’s only in-person lottery will open two and a half hours before each performance begins in the Gershwin Theatre breezeway.

TOPDOG/UNDERDOG Will Return to Broadway This Fall with Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Core Photo TOPDOG/UNDERDOG Will Return to Broadway This Fall with Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Corey Hawkins
by Team BWW - Jun 14, 2022

SUZAN-LORI PARKS’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, TOPDOG/UNDERDOG, will return to Broadway this Fall in a 20th Anniversary Production, directed by Tony Award-winner KENNY LEON. Learn all about the new production!

Tickets for WICKED at the Orpheum Theatre to go on Sale This Friday Photo Tickets for WICKED at the Orpheum Theatre to go on Sale This Friday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Hennepin Theatre Trust announced today that WICKED, Minneapolis’ most popular musical will return to Minneapolis this summer to kick off the 2022-2023 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin season Wednesday, July 27 to Sunday, Aug. 28, 2022 at the historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis).

THE BAND'S VISIT to Begin Performances in D.C. in July Photo THE BAND'S VISIT to Begin Performances in D.C. in July
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 23, 2022

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has announced that THE BAND’S VISIT, featuring music and lyrics by Tony® and Drama Desk Award®-winner David Yazbek, will be returning to Washington, D.C. from July 5–17, 2022.

Tickets to WICKED in Chicago to Go On Sale Monday Photo Tickets to WICKED in Chicago to Go On Sale Monday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022

Broadway In Chicago has announced tickets for Chicago’s most popular musical, WICKED, will go on sale Monday, May 23, 2022. WICKED will play Broadway In Chicago’s James M. Nederlander Theatre for a limited engagement September 28 - December 4, 2022.

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.

Sergio Trujillo, James Lapine, Kathleen Marshall & More to Take Part in TDF's 2022 We Photo Sergio Trujillo, James Lapine, Kathleen Marshall & More to Take Part in TDF's 2022 Wendy Wasserstein Project Ceremony
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

On Monday, June 6 at 5 p.m., TDF will host its annual Wendy Wasserstein Project ceremony at The Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College (524 West 59th Street).

Marc Platt Videos

VIDEO: History-Making 'Glinda' Brittney Johnson Makes Her First Entrance in WICKED VideoVIDEO: History-Making 'Glinda' Brittney Johnson Makes Her First Entrance in WICKED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2022

Thank goodness! This evening Brittney Johnson took her first bow as Glinda in Wicked on Broadway! Ms. Johnson is the first Black actress to assume the iconic role. 

VIDEO: Go Inside Load-In For WICKED On Tour VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Load-In For WICKED On Tour
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2022

What does it take to bring Wicked to cities across the country? Go inside the load-in process for the Wicked national tour, filmed at Tucson's Centennial Hall!

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Possible WICKED Movie Cameo on THE TONIGHT SHOW VideoVIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Talks Possible WICKED Movie Cameo on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Michael Major - Nov 23, 2021

During an appearnace on The Tonight Show, Kristin Chenoweth commented on the recent news that Ariana Grande would be playing Glinda in the new film adaption of Wicked. When asked about the possibility of making a cameo in the film, Chenoweth shared her idea of how she and original Elphaba Idina Menzel should make an appearance in the film.

VIDEO: Watch Ben Platt Sing 'Waving Through A Window' in a New Lyric Video from DEAR  VideoVIDEO: Watch Ben Platt Sing 'Waving Through A Window' in a New Lyric Video from DEAR EVAN HANSEN
by Michael Major - Oct 12, 2021

Watch Ben Platt perform 'Waving Through a Window' in a new lyric video from Dear Evan Hansen, featuring new clips from the film adaption of the hit Broadway musical!

VIDEO: Watch the Final Trailer for the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie VideoVIDEO: Watch the Final Trailer for the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Movie
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2021

See Ben Platt perform 'Waving Through A Window' in the final trailer for the new film adaption of the hit Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen, starring Tony-winner Ben Platt. The film is out in theaters September 24.

VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUN VideoVIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2021

Correspondent Tracy Smith talked with Maguire and composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz, and with the original Glinda and Elphaba, Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel, about a show that has become a beacon for anyone who doesn't fit a conventional mold.

VIDEO: The Cast of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Shares What 'You Will Be Found' Means to Them! VideoVIDEO: The Cast of DEAR EVAN HANSEN Shares What 'You Will Be Found' Means to Them!
by Stage Tube - Aug 26, 2021

The breathtaking, generation-defining Broadway phenomenon becomes a soaring cinematic event as Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt reprises his role as an anxious, isolated high schooler.

VIDEO: Emma Stone Recites Steve Martin's Monologue From PLANES, TRAINS, & AUTOMOBILES VideoVIDEO: Emma Stone Recites Steve Martin's Monologue From PLANES, TRAINS, & AUTOMOBILES
by Stage Tube - May 29, 2021

After she revealed how much she loves Steve Martin and that she watched Planes, Trains & Automobiles repeatedly as a kid, she perfectly recited his entire F**K monologue from the rental car scene.

VIDEO: Ben Platt Surprises Brain Cancer Survivor Molly Oldham With Tickets to the DEA VideoVIDEO: Ben Platt Surprises Brain Cancer Survivor Molly Oldham With Tickets to the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Premiere
by Stage Tube - May 27, 2021

The breathtaking, generation-defining Broadway phenomenon becomes a soaring cinematic event as Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt reprises his role as an anxious, isolated high schooler aching for understanding and belonging amid the chaos and cruelty of the social-media age.

VIDEO: Ben Platt Sings 'Waving Through a Window' in New DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Spot VideoVIDEO: Ben Platt Sings 'Waving Through a Window' in New DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Spot
by Stage Tube - May 26, 2021

The breathtaking, generation-defining Broadway phenomenon becomes a soaring cinematic event as Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt reprises his role as an anxious, isolated high schooler aching for understanding and belonging amid the chaos and cruelty of the social-media age.