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Michael Gore

 
Date of Birth: March 05, 1951 (71)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [New York]
Reading, 1986
Narrator

Writing

Composer
Composer/Lyricist

Photos

 Dean Pitchford, Michael Gore, Lawrence D. Cohen Photo

Dean Pitchford, Michael Gore, Lawrence D. Cohen

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09/25/2012
 Marin Mazzie, Christy Altomare, Derek Klena, Molly Ranson, Stafford Arima, Michael G Photo

Marin Mazzie, Christy Altomare, Derek Klena, Molly Ranson, Stafford Arima, Michael Gore, Lawrence D. Cohen, Dean Pitchford, Andy Mientus, Jen Sese, Jeanna de Waal, Corey Boardman, Elly Noble, F. Michael Haynie

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Date:
09/25/2012
Lawrence D. Cohen, Michael Gore & Dean Pitchford  Photo

Lawrence D. Cohen, Michael Gore & Dean Pitchford

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Date:
03/27/2012
Lawrence D. Cohen, Michael Gore & Dean Pitchford  Photo

Lawrence D. Cohen, Michael Gore & Dean Pitchford

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Date:
03/27/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [New York]
Reading, 1986
Narrator

Writing
Composer
Composer/Lyricist





Michael Gore News

FAMA se despide del EDP Gran Vía este domingo Photo FAMA se despide del EDP Gran Vía este domingo
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 24, 2022

El musical se estrenó oficialmente en la capital el 22 de marzo después de su paso por Barcelona.

IU Theatre & Dance to Present CARRIE: THE MUSICAL Photo IU Theatre & Dance to Present CARRIE: THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2022

IU Theatre & Dance will continue its triumphant return to live productions with Carrie: the Musical, the infamous adaptation of Stephen King's terrifying novel featuring a score by Michael Gore and Dean Pitchford (Fame, Footloose, Camp) and book by original screenwriter Lawrence D. Cohen.

University of Nebraska Omaha Musical Theatre Announces Summer Musical Theatre Academy Photo University of Nebraska Omaha Musical Theatre Announces Summer Musical Theatre Academy
by David McKibbin - Mar 23, 2022

The University of Nebraska Omaha College of Communication, Fine Arts, and Media, The School of the Arts, and UNO Theatre announce the first UNO Summer Musical Theatre Academy 2022.

In the Wings Promotions to Stage CARRIE: THE MUSICAL Photo In the Wings Promotions to Stage CARRIE: THE MUSICAL
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 19, 2022

In the Wings Promotions (ITW) has announced their first in-person production since late 2019, CARRIE: THE MUSICAL. CARRIE: THE MUSICAL features Music and Lyrics by Michael Gore and Dean Pitchford and Book by Lawrence D. Cohen and is based on the novel by Stephen King. Directed and Choreographed by Nadia Verrucci with Musical Direction by Ian Baird, CARRIE: THE MUSICAL runs May 5-14, 2022 at MainLine Theatre in Montreal. Tickets are on sale NOW!

FAMA llegará el mes que viene al EDP Gran Vía de Madrid Photo FAMA llegará el mes que viene al EDP Gran Vía de Madrid
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Feb 24, 2022

El musical dirigido y coreografiado por Coco Comín comenzará funciones el 4 de marzo.

Photos: Get A First Look At FOOTLOOSE at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres Photo Photos: Get A First Look At FOOTLOOSE at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
by Alan Henry - Feb 14, 2022

Chanhassen Dinner Theatres (CDT) brings audiences the hit Broadway musical, FOOTLOOSE. Based on the hit film that captured the hearts of America, FOOTLOOSE is filled with dazzling choreography, electrifying music and a moving story that brings an entire community together.

Veniu Fama convoca audiciones para FAMA en Madrid Photo Veniu Fama convoca audiciones para FAMA en Madrid
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jan 26, 2022

Se busca mujer doble cover Miss Bell / Miss Sherman para el espectáculo dirigido y coreografiado por Coco Comín que podrá verse en Madrid a partir de marzo.

FOOTLOOSE Comes to Chanhassen Dinner Theatres Beginning This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2022

Chanhassen Dinner Theatres (CDT) brings audiences the hit Broadway musical, FOOTLOOSE.  Based on the hit film that captured the hearts of America, FOOTLOOSE is filled with dazzling choreography, electrifying music and a moving story that brings an entire community together.

Sherman Players Announce 2022 Mainstage Season Photo Sherman Players Announce 2022 Mainstage Season
by Stephi Wild - Dec 27, 2021

The Sherman Players return for their first full theatrical season in nearly two years. The 2022 mainstage season was announced at the close of the final production of the 2021 season, WRECK THE HALLS by Sherman Players President, Steve Stott.

Top 5 musicales más terroríficos para este Halloween Photo Top 5 musicales más terroríficos para este Halloween
by Angeles Diaz - Oct 29, 2021

Halloween se acerca y hoy BWW quiere recomendaros algunos de los musicales m√°s terror√≠ficos y divertidos para escuchar en esta √©poca del a√Īo y que tambi√©n conozc√°is sus adaptaciones en Espa√Īa.

Michael Gore Videos

Broadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway VideoBroadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2020

Today we rewind to 2011, when Carrie returned to the off-Broadway stage with MCC. The reworked production opened March 1, 2011, with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, music by Academy Award winning composer Michael Gore, and lyrics by Academy Award winning lyricist Dean Pitchford.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2020

On this day in 1988, the musical adaptation of the horror tale, Carrie, began its notoriously short original Broadway run.

VIDEO: The Cast of RIVERDALE Performs THE WORLD ACCORDING TO CHRIS and CARRIE from CA VideoVIDEO: The Cast of RIVERDALE Performs THE WORLD ACCORDING TO CHRIS and CARRIE from CARRIE: THE MUSICAL
by Macon Prickett - Apr 19, 2018

RIVERDALE returned from its hiatus last night with the highly anticipated episode 'Chapter Thirty-One: A Night to Remember'. As previously reported, The CW's high school drama RIVERDALE will be staging a production of CARRIE: THE MUSICAL this spring. The show's resident bad girl Cheryl Blossom (played by Madelaine Petsch) will play Carrie White in the episode.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of RIVERDALE Perform Two Numbers From the Highly Anticipated CA VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of RIVERDALE Perform Two Numbers From the Highly Anticipated CARRIE THE MUSICAL Episode
by Macon Prickett - Apr 17, 2018

RIVERDALE returns from its hiatus in soon with the highly anticipated episode 'Chapter Thirty-One: A Night to Remember'. As previously reported, The CW's high school drama RIVERDALEwill be staging a production of CARRIE: THE MUSICAL this spring. The show's resident bad girl Cheryl Blossom (played by Madelaine Petsch) will play Carrie White in the episode.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 5/12/16- CARRIE
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2016

Today in 1988, Carrie opened at the Virginia Theatre (now the August Wilson Theatre), where it ran for 5 performances. Carrie: The Musical is a musical with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, lyrics by Dean Pitchford, and music by Michael Gore. Adapted from Stephen King's novel Carrie, it focuses on an awkward teenage girl with telekinetic powers whose lonely life is dominated by an oppressive religious fanatic mother. When she is humiliated by her classmates at the high school prom, she wreaks havoc on everyone and everything in her path.

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of Immersive CARRIE THE MUSICAL in L.A.
by TV - On the Road - Oct 13, 2015

CARRIE THE MUSICAL returned to Los Angeles at the historic Los Angeles Theatre, the first theatrical musical at that venue. CARRIE THE MUSICAL began previews on October 1, 2015 and officially opened on October 8, 2015. Check out a first look at highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Peregrine Theatre Ensemble's CARRIE
by Stage Tube - Aug 11, 2015

Peregrine Theatre Ensemble will be performing its entire 2015 season in the old high school auditorium at Provincetown Schools, 12 Winslow Street in Provincetown, MA. This allows Peregrine to transform the space into Carrie's high school in Chamberlain, Maine. During this interactive theatrical experience they invite the audience to attend prom and fully commit to the world of CARRIE the musical for a night they will never forget.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Peregrine Theatre's CARRIE THE MUSICAL With Missy Michael Jamieson, Paige McNamara and More!
by Stage Tube - Jun 26, 2015

Peregrine Theatre Ensemble will be performing its entire 2015 season in the old high school auditorium at Provincetown Schools, 12 Winslow Street in Provincetown, MA. This allows Peregrine to transform the space into Carrie's high school in Chamberlain, Maine. During this interactive theatrical experience they invite the audience to attend prom and fully commit to the world of CARRIE the musical for a night they will never forget.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 5/12/15- CARRIE
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2015

Today in 1988, Carrie opened at the Virginia Theatre (now the August Wilson Theatre), where it ran for 5 performances. Carrie: The Musical is a musical with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, lyrics by Dean Pitchford, and music by Michael Gore. Adapted from Stephen King's novel Carrie, it focuses on an awkward teenage girl with telekinetic powers whose lonely life is dominated by an oppressive religious fanatic mother. When she is humiliated by her classmates at the high school prom, she wreaks havoc on everyone and everything in her path.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from La Mirada's CARRIE THE MUSICAL!
by Stage Tube - Mar 29, 2015

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman, and The Transfer Group present the Los Angeles premiere of the all-new, reimagined, environmental and completely immersive theater production of the legendary musical CARRIE THE MUSICAL. Check out highlights from the show below!


Michael Gore Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Michael Gore written?
Michael Gore has written 2 shows including Carrie (Composer), Fame on 42nd Street (Composer/Lyricist).