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Martha Clarke

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1988]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1987]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Director

Writing

Author
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Creator
Creator
Writer

Photos

Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke), Marva Hicks (Tallulah) and Solea Pfeiffer (Mary C Photo

Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke), Marva Hicks (Tallulah) and Solea Pfeiffer (Mary Clarke)

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01/23/2020
Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke) and Solea Pfeiffer (Mary Clarke) Photo

Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke) and Solea Pfeiffer (Mary Clarke)

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Date:
01/23/2020
Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke) and Donald Webber Jr. (Elijah) Photo

Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke) and Donald Webber Jr. (Elijah)

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Date:
01/23/2020
Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke) and Solea Pfeiffer (Mary Clarke) Photo

Emmy Raver-Lampman (Martha Clarke) and Solea Pfeiffer (Mary Clarke)

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Date:
01/23/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Performer

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director

Choreographer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Choreographer

Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer

Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1988]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1987]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Director

Writing
Author
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Creator
Creator
Writer

Martha Clarke Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2016 - Outstanding Choreographer Gold Star
Martha ClarkeAngel Reapers
 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Choreographer
Martha Clarke, Cheri
 
The Lortels - 2009 - Outstanding Choreographer
Martha ClarkeGarden of Earthly Delights
 
The Lortels - 2003 - Outstanding Choreographer
Martha Clarke, Vienna: Lusthaus (revisited)

Martha Clarke News

Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE Photo Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Running July 1 through 16 at The Colonial Theatre, the audience will be transported to a bustling Irish pub with a stage full of incredibly talented actors singing and playing their own instruments. 

​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Casting For Late Summer 2022 Seas Photo ​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group Announces Casting For Late Summer 2022 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group has announced casting for shows in BTG’s Late Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and an award recipient of the GRANTS FOR ARTS PROJECTS from the National Endowment for the Arts; Once, a Tony Award-winning musical; Songs For a New World, the first musical by a Tony Award winner; Dracula, a classic gothic tale of horrors; and Edward Albee's Seascape, a Pulitzer Prize-winning play. 

Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshir Photo Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshire Theatre Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Berkshire Theatre Group and Kate Maguire have announced casting for shows in BTG’s Early Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and recipient of an NEA Grants for Arts Projects Award and more.

Signature Theatre's SigSpace to Present DEJA VU Featuring World Premiere by Samuel D. Photo Signature Theatre's SigSpace to Present DEJA VU Featuring World Premiere by Samuel D. Hunter & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2022

Signature Theatre’s SigSpace will reteam this June with Theatre For One to present six one-on-one, five-to-six minute theater experiences. Titled Déjà Vu (referencing a featured work by the same name), this iteration of Theatre For One revisits five selected works from the visionary and unconventional organization.

Patricia McGregor Will Be The Next Artistic Director Of New York Theatre Workshop Photo Patricia McGregor Will Be The Next Artistic Director Of New York Theatre Workshop
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop announced today that Patricia McGregor will succeed James C. Nicola as Artistic Director, following a yearlong search led by ALJP Consulting and a dedicated search committee of artists, staff and Trustees.

World Premiere of Martha Clarke's GOD'S FOOL to be Presented at La MaMa in June Photo World Premiere of Martha Clarke's GOD'S FOOL to be Presented at La MaMa in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

Two legends in experimental theater – the iconic writer/director Martha Clarke and the Tony Award-winning La MaMa ETC – will collaborate for the first time when La MaMa presents the world premiere of Ms. Clarke’s newest full-length work, GOD’S FOOL.

Premieres by Quiara AlegrĂ­a Hudes, Sarah Ruhl & More Announced for Signature Theatre Photo Premieres by Quiara AlegrĂ­a Hudes, Sarah Ruhl & More Announced for Signature Theatre's 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

Signature Theatre announced its 2022-2023 season—from Resident playwrights Quiara Alegría Hudes, Samuel D. Hunter, Sarah Ruhl, and Branden Jacobs-Jenkins—alongside the inauguration of Launchpad, a new residency supporting early-career playwrights that expands the organization’s singular mission of producing a body of work by each resident writer.

Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & Photo Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & National Black Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop and National Black Theatre will present Dreaming Zenzile, based on the life of Miriam Makeba, by Grammy-nominated Vocalist/Composer Somi Kakoma, directed by Obie Award winner, Tony Award nominee, NYTW Usual Suspect & former NYTW 2050 Artistic Fellow Lileana Blain-Cruz.

New York Theatre Workshop & La MaMa to Present the REFLECTIONS OF NATIVE VOICES FESTI Photo New York Theatre Workshop & La MaMa to Present the REFLECTIONS OF NATIVE VOICES FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop and La MaMa announced today programming for the third annual Reflections of Native Voices Festival.

A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Extends Again at Signature Theatre Photo A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Extends Again at Signature Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Signature Theatre has extended the world premiere of Samuel D. Hunter’s A Case for the Existence of God, directed by David Cromer (Tony Award-winner, The Band’s Visit) to May 29. The production, which opened on May 2, is running on The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W 42nd St).

Martha Clarke Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman in the New Trailer for GUN VideoVIDEO: First Look at Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman in the New Trailer for GUN & POWDER
by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2020

Solea Pfeiffer (New York City Center's Evita, West Coast Premiere of Hamilton) and Emmy Raver-Lampman (Netflix's The Umbrella Academy, Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton) star as the Clarke sisters, Mary and Martha, in Signature Theatre's world premiere production of Gun & Powder with book and lyrics by Angelica Chéri and music by Ross Baum. Check out the new trailer below!

Video: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Perform 'Wide Open Plains' From GUN & PO VideoVideo: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Perform 'Wide Open Plains' From GUN & POWDER
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2020

Gun & Powder begins performances tonight, January 28, at Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre. Watch the Pfeiffer and Raver-Lampman perform 'Wide Open Plains' in the new video!

VIDEO: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing 'Freedom' From GUN & POWDER VideoVIDEO: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing 'Freedom' From GUN & POWDER
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2020

Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman are set to star as the Clarke sisters, Mary and Martha, in Signature Theatre's world premiere production of Gun & Powder with book and lyrics by Angelica Chéri and music by Ross Baum. Gun & Powder will run from January 28 a?' February 23, 2020 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre and will be directed by Robert O'Hara (Broadway's Slave Play).

BWW TV: New York City's Signature Theatre on Winning the 2014 Regional Theatre Award
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2014

As announced earlier this evening, the 2014 Regional Theatre Award went to New York's Signature Theatre. Each year, the Tony Awards Administration Committee presents a Tony Award to a regional theatre on the recommendation of the American Theatre Critics Association. BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge was in the press room to catch up with Signature's winners on what the award means to them - hear what they had to say below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Signature Theare's CHERI
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 6, 2013

Signature Theatre presents the World Premiere of CHERI, conceived, directed and choreographed by Martha Clarke, now playing a limited six-week run through Sunday, December 29. The production began preview performances on November 19 and opening night is December 8 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the show below!


Martha Clarke Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Martha Clarke written?
Martha Clarke has written 6 shows including Garden of Earthly Delights (Conceiver), Miracolo D'Amore (Conceiver), Vienna: Lusthaus (revisited) (Conceiver), Belle Epoque (Author), Kaos (Conceiver), Cheri (Creator).

What awards has Martha Clarke been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for Angel Reapers , Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for Cheri Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for Garden of Earthly Delights and Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for Vienna: Lusthaus (revisited) .

What awards has Martha Clarke won?
Outstanding Choreographer (The Lortels) for Angel Reapers.