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Matt Crowley

 
Date of Birth: June 20, 1904
Date of Death: March 10, 1983 (78)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1968
Marvin Scott
  [Broadway]
1944
Masters
  [Broadway]
1942
Deckman West

Photos

Matt Crowley attends 'The Boys in the Band' 50th Anniversary Celebration at The Booth Photo

Matt Crowley attends 'The Boys in the Band' 50th Anniversary Celebration at The Booth Theatre on May 30, 2018 in New York City.

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03/12/2020


Jack Cummings III, Matt Crowley, Jill St. John and Robert Wagner

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Date:
02/28/2010


Jack Cummings III, Matt Crowley, Jill St. John and Robert Wagner

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02/28/2010


Jack Cummings III, Matt Crowley, Jill St. John, Robert Wagner and Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND

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02/28/2010

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1968
Marvin Scott

  [Broadway]
1944
Masters

  [Broadway]
1942
Deckman West






Matt Crowley News

VIDEO: On This Day, May 31- THE BOYS IN THE BAND Opens On Broadway Starring Jim Parso Photo VIDEO: On This Day, May 31- THE BOYS IN THE BAND Opens On Broadway Starring Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells and More!
by A.A. Cristi - May 31, 2021

On this day in 2018, Matt Crowley's seminal play, The Boys in the Band, opened at Broadway's Booth Theatre.

VIDEO: See The Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND in a Featurette About Playwright Matt Cro Photo VIDEO: See The Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND in a Featurette About Playwright Matt Crowley
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2020

The recent Broadway and Netflix cast of 'The Boys in the Band' comes together to discuss the legacy of the play, and the legacy of playwright Matt Crowley.

Review Roundup: THE BOYS IN THE BAND on Netflix Photo Review Roundup: THE BOYS IN THE BAND on Netflix
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 25, 2020

The Boys in the Band is coming! On September 30, Netflix will release a new film adaptation of the play by Matt Crowley. 

BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST PLAYS of the Past 100 Years (1920-2020) Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST PLAYS of the Past 100 Years (1920-2020)
by Peter Nason - Apr 7, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the greatest theatrical works (non-musical) from 1920-2020; see if your favorites made the list!

Photo Coverage: Remembering Mart Crowley Photo Photo Coverage: Remembering Mart Crowley
by Walter McBride - Mar 12, 2020

BroadwayWorld recently reported that playwright Mart Crowley, best known for writing the play The Boys in the Band, passed away. 

Windy City Playhouse To Open New Motor Row Location Photo Windy City Playhouse To Open New Motor Row Location
by Julie Musbach - Oct 3, 2018

Windy City Playhouse today announced that the theater's smash hit "Southern Gothic," the recipient of six Jeff Award nominations, will be moving to a new satellite performance space in the South Loop's Motor Row for an open-ended run with shows beginning January 2, 2019, running simultaneously with the Playhouse's production of the comedic classic "Noises Off" at the theater's Irving Park location. The 2020 programming will bring the recent New York smash-hits "Boys in the Band" and "Every Brilliant Thing" to the Playhouse, each produced in the signature style which brings the audience up close to the action of the play.

Amy Lehpamer To Play Headmistress Rosalie Mullins in Australian Premiere of SCHOOL OF Photo Amy Lehpamer To Play Headmistress Rosalie Mullins in Australian Premiere of SCHOOL OF ROCK
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2018

In the role made famous by Joan Cusack in the hit film, Amy Lehpamer will button up, starch up and don her spectacles to play the uptight but lovable straight-laced schoolmarm with a hankering for Stevie Nicks.

BWW Interview: Actor Ian Hallard On Reviving THE BOYS IN THE BAND
by Marianka Swain - Sep 27, 2016

Actor Ian Hallard has done a range of work, from musicals and Shakespeare to phone-hacking play Great Britain at the National Theatre and TV staples like Doctor Who and Poirot. He also co-wrote a Poirot episode with his husband Mark Gatiss, and the pair are now starring together in a revival of Matt Crowley's seminal play The Boys in the Band, which changed the landscape of gay theatre on its Off Broadway premiere in 1968. It begins previews tomorrow at Park Theatre, where it plays until 30 October, and will then tour to Manchester, Brighton and Leeds

YEAR OF THE IGUANA Profiles Tennessee & Rose Williams at Studio Theatre Long Island Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2015

Tennessee Williams is among the nation's greatest and best known playwrights thanks to work such as 'The Glass Menagerie,' 'A Streetcar Named Desire' and 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.' 

YEAR OF THE IGUANA to Profile Tennessee & Rose Williams at Studio Theatre Long Island, 8/29
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

Tennessee Williams is among the nation's greatest and best known playwrights thanks to work such as 'The Glass Menagerie,' 'A Streetcar Named Desire' and 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.' 

Matt Crowley Videos

VIDEO: See The Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND in a Featurette About Playwright Matt Cro VideoVIDEO: See The Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND in a Featurette About Playwright Matt Crowley
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2020

The recent Broadway and Netflix cast of 'The Boys in the Band' comes together to discuss the legacy of the play, and the legacy of playwright Matt Crowley.


Matt Crowley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Matt Crowley been in?
Matt Crowley has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Matt Crowley been in?
Matt Crowley has not appeared in the West End