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Marshall Brickman

 
Date Of Birth:
August 25, 1941 (80)
Birth Place:
Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL
Bio:
Films: (author or co-author) Sleeper, Annie Hall (AA), Manhattan, Manhattan Murder Mystery; (writer/director) Simon, Lovesick, The Manhattan Project, Sister Mary Explains it All. Television: The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson (head writer), The Dick Cavett ABC late night show (head ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: August 25, 1941 (80)

Birth Place: Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL

Bio:
Films: (author or co-author) Sleeper, Annie Hall (AA), Manhattan, Manhattan Murder Mystery; (writer/director) Simon, Lovesick, The Manhattan Project, Sister Mary Explains it All. Television: The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson (head writer), The Dick Cavett ABC late night show (head ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Book[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2021]
Book

Writing

Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Sketches
Bookwriter

Photos

Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman Photo

Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman

From: 
Date:
11/22/2021
Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman Photo

Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman

From: 
Date:
11/22/2021
Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman Photo

Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman

From: 
Date:
11/22/2021
Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman Photo

Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman

From: 
Date:
11/22/2021
Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman Photo

Rick Elice, Marshall Brickman

From: 
Date:
11/22/2021

 

Stage

Productions

[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Book[Replacement]

[West End, 2021]
Book

Writing
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Sketches
Bookwriter

Marshall Brickman Biography

Films: (author or co-author) Sleeper, Annie Hall (AA), Manhattan, Manhattan Murder Mystery; (writer/director) Simon, Lovesick, The Manhattan Project, Sister Mary Explains it All. Television: The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson (head writer), The Dick Cavett ABC late night show (head writer/co-producer). Mr. Brickman entered show business as a musician, first as a member of the folk group the Tarriers and then, along with John and Michelle Phillips, as one of the New Journeymen, which re-emerged a year later (Brickman having moved onto saner pursuits) as The Mamas and the Papas. Brickman’s recording (with Eric Weissberg) of the soundtrack of Deliverance, recorded in 1963, achieved gold status twice and remains a healthy seller around the world forty years later. Mr. Brickman has published in The New York Times, The New Yorker, Playboy, and other periodicals.

Marshall Brickman Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2009 - Best New Musical Gold Star
Marshall Brickman, Jersey Boys
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Book of a Musical
Marshall Brickman, Jersey Boys

Marshall Brickman News

The MAC PLAYERS at the Middletown Arts Center to Hold Auditions for THE ADDAMS FAMILY Photo The MAC PLAYERS at the Middletown Arts Center to Hold Auditions for THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

The MAC PLAYERS at the Middletown Arts Center will hold auditions for its production of The Adams Family on Monday, August 8, 6-9 p.m. The creepy, kooky, mysterious, spooky, altogether ooky family comes to life in this macabre musical with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa and book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice.

Review: JERSEY BOYS at Capital Repertory Theatre Photo Review: JERSEY BOYS at Capital Repertory Theatre
by Jared West - Jul 20, 2022

Last night’s opening performance of JERSEY BOYS played to a packed house. Audience members sang along and danced in their seats, ultimately giving this cast a standing ovation. Not a bad way to wrap up the very first season for Capital Repertory Theatre (aka theREP) in their new home!

New Cast Announced For JERSEY BOYS in the West End; Luke Suri and More! Photo New Cast Announced For JERSEY BOYS in the West End; Luke Suri and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022

Luke Suri, who is currently playing alternate Frankie Valli on the UK and Ireland tour, will make his West End debut as Frankie Valli in the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical JERSEY BOYS on 27 July 2022.  The show is now booking to 30 April 2023. 

JERSEY BOYS to Open This Week at the Millbrook Playhouse Photo JERSEY BOYS to Open This Week at the Millbrook Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 5, 2022

The area premiere of the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys by Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice is running on the the Millbrook Playhouse's Ryan Main Stage from July 8 through July 23, 2022.  

Capital Repertory Theatre Presents JERSEY BOYS, the Story of Frankie Valli and the Fo Photo Capital Repertory Theatre Presents JERSEY BOYS, the Story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
by Grace Cutler - Jul 5, 2022

JERSEY BOYS, the journey of the Four Seasons’ rise and fall through the eyes of a group of friends, who became the icons of their generation, will open at Capital Repertory Theatre for previews Friday, July 15.

JERSEY BOYS Comes to Fort Totten Little Theatre This Month Photo JERSEY BOYS Comes to Fort Totten Little Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2022

Jersey Boys is a 2004 jukebox musical with music by Bob Gaudio, lyrics by Bob Crewe, and book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice. It is presented in a documentary-style format that dramatizes the formation, success and eventual break-up of the 1960s rock 'n' roll group The Four Seasons.

Torrance Theatre Company Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY, August 6 - 13 Photo Torrance Theatre Company Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY, August 6 - 13
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2022

Torrance Theatre Company opens their 24th season at the James R. Armstrong Theatre with THE ADDAMS FAMILY: A New Musical Comedy; book by MARSHALL BRICKMAN and RICK ELICE, music and lyrics by ANDREW LIPPA; and based on characters created by Charles Addams.

JERSEY BOYS Comes to the Fulton Theatre Beginning This Week Photo JERSEY BOYS Comes to the Fulton Theatre Beginning This Week
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2022

Fulton Theatre opens the regional premier of Jersey Boys Thursday, June 30, 2022. Jersey Boys is the story and history of Frank Valli and The Four Seasons. The production follows the journey of the band's creation, the struggles they faced, and the triumphs that made them one of the most recognizable American rock and roll bands.

Christy Altomare and Brandon Victor Dixon to Lead THE SOUND OF MUSIC IN CONCERT in As Photo Christy Altomare and Brandon Victor Dixon to Lead THE SOUND OF MUSIC IN CONCERT in Aspen
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022

The Aspen Music Festival and School and Theatre Aspen announced the complete casting for a very special concert production of the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic musical THE SOUND OF MUSIC in Concert on Monday, July 25 and Tuesday, July 26 at 7:30 pm in the Benedict Music Tent .

Theatre Aspen Nominated for Five Henry Awards Photo Theatre Aspen Nominated for Five Henry Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 20, 2022

Theatre Aspen received five nominations for The Colorado Theatre Guild’s 16th Annual Henry Awards for its productions of Rock of Ages and Chicago during the 2021 Summer Season.

Marshall Brickman Videos

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With JERSEY BOYS' Return to Live Performances VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With JERSEY BOYS' Return to Live Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

JERSEY BOYS Off-Broadway released a behind-the-scenes video celebrating the show’s return to live performances. 

VIDEO: A FAM√ćLIA ADDAMS vem Ao Brasil No Pr√≥ximo M√™s VideoVIDEO: A FAM√ćLIA ADDAMS vem Ao Brasil No Pr√≥ximo M√™s
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2022

A fam√≠lia que cativou o cora√ß√£o de milhares de espectadores no Brasil e no mundo est√° de volta! Depois de uma pausa por conta da pandemia, a T4F abre novamente o palco do Teatro Renault para receber os personagens exc√™ntricos, assustadores, acolhedores e engra√ßados que encantam gera√ß√Ķes. A nova montagem do musical estreia dia¬†10 de mar√ßo, em S√£o Paulo.

VIDEO: JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 1000 Performances in New York City VideoVIDEO: JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 1000 Performances in New York City
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 9, 2022

The Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award winning musical Jersey Boys celebrates its 1000th performance at New York City’s New World Stages today, Sunday, January 9, 2022.

VIDEO: First Look at New Trailer for THE ADDAMS FAMILY UK & Ireland Tour VideoVIDEO: First Look at New Trailer for THE ADDAMS FAMILY UK & Ireland Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 2, 2021

A new trailer of the cast of the UK and Ireland tour of THE ADDAMS FAMILY, A Musical Comedy has been released! The tour opened at Theatre Royal Nottingham on 5 November 2021 and continues to tour through to June 2022.

VIDEO: West End Cast of JERSEY BOYS Performs on the Roof of the Trafalgar Theatre VideoVIDEO: West End Cast of JERSEY BOYS Performs on the Roof of the Trafalgar Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 1, 2021

The West End cast of Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical JERSEY BOYS sang the Tik Tok sensation and classic The Four Seasons track Beggin' on the roof of the Trafalgar Theatre in London, where it is currently running, booking until 1 May 2022. 

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For the UK Tour of THE ADDAMS FAMILY VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For the UK Tour of THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 1, 2021

The production stars Joanne Clifton as Morticia Addams, Cameron Blakely as Gomez Addams, Scott Paige as Uncle Fester, Kingsley Morton as Wednesday Addams, Grant McIntyre as Pugsley Addams, Valda Aviks as Grandma, Sean Kingsley as Mal Beineke, Kara Lane as Alice Beineke, Ahmed Hamad as Lucas Beineke and Dickon Gough and Ryan Bennett sharing the role of Lurch.

VIDEO: JERSEY BOYS London Cast Performs 'My Eyes Adored You' in Rehearsal VideoVIDEO: JERSEY BOYS London Cast Performs 'My Eyes Adored You' in Rehearsal
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 21, 2021

Jersey Boys opens at London's Trafalgar Theatre on 10 August, with previews from 28 July. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!

VIDEO: JERSEY BOYS in Rehearsal; Returning to London Next Month! VideoVIDEO: JERSEY BOYS in Rehearsal; Returning to London Next Month!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2021

The cast is led by Ben Joyce as Frankie Valli, Adam Bailey as Bob Gaudio, Benjamin Yates as Tommy De Vito and Karl James Wilson as Nick Massi. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!

VIDEO: On This Day, November 6- JERSEY BOYS Takes the Tunnel to Broadway! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, November 6- JERSEY BOYS Takes the Tunnel to Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 6, 2018

On this day, Jersey Boys walked (like a man) onto the Broadway stage on its opening night at the August Wilson Theatre!

VIDEO: Get A First Look at JERSEY BOYS at Ogunquit Playhouse VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look at JERSEY BOYS at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Sep 19, 2018

The multi-Tony Award-winning, international sensation that took Broadway and the world by storm, makes its Northeast premiere at the Ogunquit Playhouse, on stage through October 28. Get a first look at the cast in action below!


Marshall Brickman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Marshall Brickman written?
Marshall Brickman has written 4 shows including Straws in the Wind (Sketches), Jersey Boys (Bookwriter), The Addams Family (Bookwriter), Happy Trails (Bookwriter).

What awards has Marshall Brickman been nominated for?
Best New Musical (Olivier Awards) for Jersey Boys and Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Jersey Boys .

What awards has Marshall Brickman won?
Best New Musical (Olivier Awards) for Jersey Boys.