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Martin Richards

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
Performer [Replacement]

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2005]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Producer
 
[West End, 1992]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1991]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1989]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1983]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1982]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1981]
Producer
 
[West End, 1980]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Producer
 
[US Tour, 1979]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1978]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Producer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
Performer [Replacement]

Productions

[Broadway, 2005]
Producer

[Broadway, 2004]
Producer

[Broadway, 2002]
Producer

[Broadway, 1997]
Producer

[Broadway, 1994]
Producer

[West End, 1992]
Producer

[Broadway, 1991]
Producer

[Broadway, 1989]
Producer

[Broadway, 1987]
Producer

[Broadway, 1985]
Producer

[Broadway, 1985]
Producer

[Broadway, 1983]
Producer

[Broadway, 1982]
Producer

[Broadway, 1981]
Producer

[West End, 1980]
Producer

[Broadway, 1980]
Producer

[US Tour, 1979]
Producer

[Broadway, 1979]
Producer

[Broadway, 1978]
Producer

[Broadway, 1976]
Producer

[Broadway, 1975]
Producer

[Broadway, 1975]
Producer

[Broadway, 1975]
Producer

[Broadway, 1975]
Producer


Martin Richards Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Revival of a Musical Gold Star
Martin Richards, La Cage aux Folles
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Musical
Martin Richards, Sweet Smell of Success
 
Tony Awards - 1997 - Best Musical
Martin Richards, The Life
 
Tony Awards - 1991 - Best Musical Gold Star
Martin Richards, The Will Rogers Follies
 
Tony Awards - 1990 - Best Musical
Martin Richards, Grand Hotel
 
Tony Awards - 1984 - Best Musical Gold Star
Martin Richards, La Cage aux Folles
 
Tony Awards - 1982 - Best Play
Martin Richards, Crimes of the Heart
 
Tony Awards - 1979 - Best Musical Gold Star
Martin Richards, Sweeney Todd
 
Tony Awards - 1978 - Best Musical
Martin Richards, On the Twentieth Century

Martin Richards News

Opera Saratoga Presents SWEENEY TODD - THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET Photo Opera Saratoga Presents SWEENEY TODD - THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2022

Opera Saratoga announces updated casting and ticket information for its innovative new festival model that embraces partnerships with multiple venues across the region. The 2022 Summer Festival continues with:

Arlington's Signature Theatre Announces 2022/2023 Season Featuring Three Sondheim Pro Photo Arlington's Signature Theatre Announces 2022/2023 Season Featuring Three Sondheim Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

Signature Theatre has¬†announced¬†its 33rd¬†season today, which highlights the organization‚Äôs long-time relationship with the legendary Stephen Sondheim. Signature has produced 31 Sondheim productions in its 32 season history ‚Äď more than any other theater in North America.

Opera Saratoga Announces Updated Casting And Ticket Information For 2022 Summer Festi Photo Opera Saratoga Announces Updated Casting And Ticket Information For 2022 Summer Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2022

Opera Saratoga announces updated casting and ticket information for its innovative new festival model that embraces partnerships with multiple venues across the region.

2020/2021 SEASON REVEAL at Opera Omaha Photo 2020/2021 SEASON REVEAL at Opera Omaha
by Christine Swerczek - Jan 15, 2020

Opera Omaha has an outstanding 2020/2021 Season in store, filled with exhilarating productions and remarkable artists. We look forward to numerous exciting debuts as well as the return of some of Omaha's favorite artists who will thrill us once again.

SWEENEY TODD Playing at Lyric Theatre Through 2/23! Photo SWEENEY TODD Playing at Lyric Theatre Through 2/23!
by Alan Henry - Feb 4, 2019

SWEENEY TOOD is bringing Fleet Street to Ireland at the Lyric Theatre now through February 23rd, 2019. 

The Atlanta Opera Presents Sondheim's SWEENEY TODD Photo The Atlanta Opera Presents Sondheim's SWEENEY TODD
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2018

The Atlanta Opera closes its 2017-18 mainstage season with Stephen Sondheim's seminal musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. This production of Sweeney Todd remains faithful to the original Broadway show, and features an all-star cast, including Michael Mayes in his role debut as Sweeney Todd, and Maria Zifchak as Mrs. Lovett. Timothy Myers will conduct in a company debut, and Albert Sherman, who has directed Sweeney Todd under the mentorship of Harold Prince, will serve as production director.

The Atlanta Opera Presents Sondheim's SWEENEY TODD Photo The Atlanta Opera Presents Sondheim's SWEENEY TODD
by Julie Musbach - May 7, 2018

The Atlanta Opera closes its 2017-18 mainstage season with Stephen Sondheim's seminal musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. This production of Sweeney Todd remains faithful to the original Broadway show, and features an all-star cast, including Michael Mayes in his role debut as Sweeney Todd, and Maria Zifchak as Mrs. Lovett. Timothy Myers will conduct in a company debut, and Albert Sherman, who has directed Sweeney Todd under the mentorship of Harold Prince, will serve as production director.

The M Center's Performing Art Program Highlights Students in SHOWTUNE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2015

The M Center of Brooklyn soared to new heights with VOICES, their annual concert of the promising students of the M Music Master Class. Now, the celebrated training ground will start a new tradition with the opening of SHOWTUNE, a tribute to the greatest works of the American Musical Theater.

SHOWTUNE Set for M Center
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 12, 2015

Brooklyn's celebrated arts training center completes its second season with a rousing night of Broadway favorites sung by Mary Micari's Musical Master Class and performed across the street from The Public Theater in Manhattan.

The M Center's Performing Art Program to Highlight Students in SHOWTUNE, 6/27
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

The M Center of Brooklyn soared to new heights with VOICES, their annual concert of the promising students of the M Music Master Class. Now, the celebrated training ground will start a new tradition with the opening of SHOWTUNE, a tribute to the greatest works of the American Musical Theater.

Martin Richards Videos

BWW TV: Chita Rivera & More Honor Producer Marty Richards
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 16, 2013

On April 8th, producer Marty Richards' feast of friends and loved ones gathered in celebration of his extremely accomplished life at The Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street) where they were entertained by a star-studded retrospective of show-stopping numbers from Mr. Richards' acclaimed Broadway musicals including Chicago, On The Twentieth Century, The Life, Grand Hotel, Sweeney Todd, La Cage Aux Folles, Sweet Smell Of Success, The Will Rogers Follies and Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life. BroadwayWorld was there for the special celebration and you can check out highlights from inside the concert below!

STAGE TUBE: A Tribute to Producer Martin Richards
by Stage Tube - Nov 27, 2012

The Broadway community mourns the loss of celebrated producer Martin Richards, who passed away yesterday at age 80. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in his memory tonight, Tuesday, November 27th, at exactly 7:00 p.m. for one minute. Check out a video tribute to the legendary producer below.


Martin Richards Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Martin Richards been in?
Martin Richards has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Martin Richards been in?
Martin Richards has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Martin Richards been nominated for?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for La Cage aux Folles , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Sweet Smell of Success , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Life , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Will Rogers Follies , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Grand Hotel , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for La Cage aux Folles , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Crimes of the Heart Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Sweeney Todd and Best Musical (Tony Awards) for On the Twentieth Century .

What awards has Martin Richards won?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for La Cage aux Folles, Best Musical (Tony Awards) for The Will Rogers Follies Best Musical (Tony Awards) for La Cage aux Follesand Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Sweeney Todd.