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Matt West

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1975
Bobby Mills III [Replacement]

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer
 
[West End, 1997]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Choreographer

Photos



Matt West, Stanley A. Meyer and Robert Jess Roth

From: 
Date:
07/30/2007


Matt West (Choroegrapher)

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Date:
07/30/2007


Clockwise from left: Matt West (choreographer), Stanley Meyer (scenic design), Robert Jess Roth (director), Michael Kosarin (music director), Keith Batten (associate director), Linda Woolverton (book) and Alan Menken (music)

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Date:
04/19/2007


Keaton Woolverton, Linda Woolverton, Matt West, and Stephanie Eley

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Date:
06/22/2006


4 Director/Choreographers! Matt West, Cynthia Onrubia, Richard Jay-Alexander, Thommie Walsh

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Date:
10/04/2005

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1975
Bobby Mills III [Replacement]

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer

[West End, 1997]
Choreographer

[Broadway, 1994]
Choreographer


Matt West Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1998 - Best Theatre Choreographer
Matt West, Beauty And The Beast
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Choreography
Matt West, Beauty and the Beast

Matt West News

Review Roundup: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the London Palladium; What Did the Critics Th Photo Review Roundup: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at the London Palladium; What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Jul 1, 2022

Disney’s beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - is now open at the London Palladium for a strictly limited season until Saturday 17 September. Read all of the reviews for Beauty and the Beast here.

Review: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, The London Palladium Photo Review: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, The London Palladium
by Cindy Marcolina - Jul 1, 2022

The tale as old as time returns to the West End. The 1991 animated film is doubtlessly one of the most beloved out of the Disney catalogue and saw a number of live-action films of varied quality developed over the years. Now, its musical adaptation takes over the Palladium in a grand spectacle directed and choreographed by Matt West. It’s big, it’s theatrical, it’s magical.

Disney Theatrical Productions Wins Two Webby Awards for Reopenings of THE LION KING a Photo Disney Theatrical Productions Wins Two Webby Awards for Reopenings of THE LION KING and ALADDIN on TikTok
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

Disney¬†on¬†Broadway‚Äôs Reopening¬†on¬†TikTok Live¬†won¬†‚ÄėBest Social¬†Video Event¬†&¬†Live¬†Stream‚Äô¬†and¬†a¬†People‚Äôs Choice¬†Award in the 26th¬†Annual Webby¬†Awards,¬†honoring best¬†of¬†the internet,¬†it¬†was¬†announced today.

Broadway Media Partners With Broadway Choreographers
To Provide Resources To Schools Photo Broadway Media Partners With Broadway Choreographers To Provide Resources To Schools And Community Theatres
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2022

Broadway Media has announced the release of Choreography Guides, a new product platform that allows theatres around the globe the ability to obtain choreography performance rights to many popular musical theatre titles, including Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Legally Blonde, Hairspray, Kinky Boots and The Addams Family.

VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour Photo VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

Disney’s beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is Coming To The London Palladium This Summer Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is Coming To The London Palladium This Summer
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022

Disney's beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.

Shaq Taylor to Join Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK Tour for Summer Season Photo Shaq Taylor to Join Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK Tour for Summer Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2022

Disney's beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical¬†Beauty and the¬†Beast¬†- re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team ‚Äď will come to Birmingham in 2022, as part of the recently opened UK & Ireland Tour.

Emmanuel Kojo Departs BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour Following Allegations of 'Inappropria Photo Emmanuel Kojo Departs BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour Following Allegations of 'Inappropriate Comments'
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2021

Emmanuel Kojo has departed the touring production of Beauty and the Beast and is no longer represented by his agent.

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Star Emmanuel Kojo Suspended Due to Alleged 'Inappropriate Comme Photo BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Star Emmanuel Kojo Suspended Due to Alleged 'Inappropriate Comments' to Female Crew Member
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

Emmanuel Kojo has been suspended from the UK tour of Beauty and the Beast due to allegations that he made 'inappropriate comments to a female crew member.'

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Will Come To Birmingham Hippodrome In 2022 Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Will Come To Birmingham Hippodrome In 2022
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021

Disney's beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical¬†Beauty and the¬†Beast¬†- re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team ‚Äď will come to Birmingham in 2022, as part of the recently opened UK & Ireland Tour.

Matt West Videos

VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour VideoVIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

Disney’s beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.

STAGE TUBE: DISENCHANTED! Cast Performs Post-Show Pop Medley
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2015

The original 'princess posse' of last fall's sold-out, NY premiere limited engagement of DISENCHANTED! just returned off-Broadway to Westside Theatre Upstairs (407 West 43rd Street) for an open-ended run. Below, watch them go 'pitch perfect' after a recent performance with an a cappella medley of some of their favorite pop hits!

BWW TV: Watch the Princess Posse in Action in DISENCHANTED!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 11, 2014

The new musical comedy DISENCHANTED! just made its New York premiere at Theatre at St. Clement's (423 West 46th St. at 9th Avenue). With book, music and lyrics byDennis T. Giacino, DISENCHANTED! is directed by Fiely A. Matias and features musical staging by Matt West (Lestat). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Fairy Tales Get a Makeover in DISENCHANTED!; In Rehearsal with the Cast
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 15, 2014

The new musical comedy DISENCHANTED! will make its New York premiere in a limited 9-week engagement at Theatre at St. Clement's (423 West 46th St. at 9th Avenue) beginning previews on Wednesday, November 26, 2014. Opening night is set for Thursday, December 4, 2014. With book, music and lyrics by Dennis T. Giacino, DISENCHANTED! is directed by Fiely A. Matias and features musical staging by Matt West (Lestat). The company met the press earlier this week and you can check out interviews with the cast and a performance sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour Cast Performs 'Silver Belles'
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2013

The company of NETworks Presentations' national tour of Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, created their own version of the Christmas classic 'Silver Belles'. Watch below!

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of NETworks' BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 20, 2013

The Award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical NETworks presents Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST returns by popular demand to the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood for a limited 2 week engagement March 26 - April 7, 2013. This production is produced by NETworks Presentations. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights from the show below.

STAGE TUBE: National Tour of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Creates Christmas Greeting!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2011

See the touring cast's holiday greeting by clicking below!

BWW TV: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour Special Tijuana Orphans Event
by Robert Diamond - Nov 8, 2010

During the BEAUTY AND THE BEAST tour's recent stop in San Diego, 21 deserving Tijuana orphans were given the opportunity to see the show and meet with the cast.

BWW TV: Backstage at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST in San Diego!
by Audra Stafford - Oct 28, 2010

Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, comes to life onstage at the San Diego Civic Theatre from October 26 - 31. Click below for a peek backstage with BroadwayWorld correspondent Audra Stafford!

BWW TV Exclusive: Saying Au Revoir To Beauty and the Beast
by Craig Brockman - Jul 27, 2007

Saying goodbye is never easy - especially to a musical that has touched the hearts and souls of so many during it's 13+ years on Broadway. BroadwayWorld invites you, our readers, to take a journey back in this exclusive video retrospective featuring highlights, memories and more from Disney's Beauty and the Beast which will play its final performance on Sunday, July 29th, 2007.


Matt West Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Matt West been in?
Matt West has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

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

What awards has Matt West been nominated for?
Best Theatre Choreographer (Olivier Awards) for Beauty And The Beast and Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Beauty and the Beast .