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Michael R. Jackson

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022] [Replacement]
Writer[Replacement]
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Vocal Arranger

Photos

Michael R. Jackson  Photo

Michael R. Jackson

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John-Andrew Morrison, Drew Levy, Arnulfo Maldonado, Jaquel Spivey, Michael R. Jackson Photo

John-Andrew Morrison, Drew Levy, Arnulfo Maldonado, Jaquel Spivey, Michael R. Jackson, L Morgan Lee, Stephen Brackett, Charlie Rosen and Barbara Whitman

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Date:
05/17/2022
Michael R. Jackson  Photo

Michael R. Jackson

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Date:
05/17/2022

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2022] [Replacement]
Writer[Replacement]

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Vocal Arranger


Michael R. Jackson Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Book of a Musical
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Book of a Musical Gold Star
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Lyrics Gold Star
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Music
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Book of a Musical Gold Star
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding New Score Gold Star
Michael R. Jackson, A Strange Loop

Michael R. Jackson News

Photos: See the SIX Cast, Michael R. Jackson, Shoshana Bean & More at Family Equality Photo Photos: See the SIX Cast, Michael R. Jackson, Shoshana Bean & More at Family Equality's NIGHT AT THE PIER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Attendees of Family Equality’s Night at the Pier enjoyed a moving program produced by Academy Award winner,Bruce Cohen, which included show-stopping performances by 2022 Tony nominees Michael R. Jackson (A Strange Loop), the cast of SIX, Shoshana Bean (Mr. Saturday Night), and three-time Tony winner, Jason Robert Brown.

Meet the Nominee: Michael R. Jackson Photo Meet the Nominee: Michael R. Jackson
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2022

The countdown to the Tony Awards has a officially begun! On June 12, the brightest stars of the 2021-22 season will shine even brighter as they gather at the iconic Radio City Music Hall to celebrate Broadway's biggest night. Leading up to the 75th Annual Tony Awards, BroadwayWorld is getting up close and personal with the nominees. Today we're studying up on Michael R. Jackson!

First Standings Announced For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Photo First Standings Announced For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Best Musical, WICKED Leads Best Long Running Show & More!
by BWW Awards - May 16, 2022

Voting is open for the 19th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards through June 3rd! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

Photos: Meet the 2022 Tony Awards Nominees! Photo Photos: Meet the 2022 Tony Awards Nominees!
by Jennifer Broski - May 16, 2022

Tonys season is here at last! The nominations for the biggest Broadway awards ceremony were announced last week on Monday, May 9. Leading the pack was A Strange Loop with eleven nominations, followed closely by MJ and Paradise Square, with ten nominations each.

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT Photo VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

The cast of A Strange Loop appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to perform 'Inner White Girl.' The show's writer, Michael R. Jackson, also sat down with Meyers to discuss the inspiration behind the song, his motivations behind writing the show, his own experiences as a Broadway usher, and more.

Wake Up With BWW 5/13: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Sets Closing, FOR COLORED GIRLS... Extends, and Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/13: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Sets Closing, FOR COLORED GIRLS... Extends, and More
by - May 13, 2022

Today's top stories include Mrs. Doubtfire setting a closing date, which was announced last night. The show will play its final performance on May 29. In happier news, for colored girls... which was set to close May 22, has now been extended through June 5. Plus, a cast recording for A Strange Loop will be released next month, and more!

Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS I Photo Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS IN SURVIVAL: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced casting and design team for the upcoming World Premiere of Lessons in Survival: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) now on-sale. Lessons In Survival: 1971 will begin previews at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) May 26, 2022 and play through June 30 with an opening night set for June 9.  

A STRANGE LOOP Original Broadway Cast Recording To Be Released in June Photo A STRANGE LOOP Original Broadway Cast Recording To Be Released in June
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

​Ghostlight Records and Yellow Sound Label have announced that the original Broadway Cast Recording of A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson’s Pulitzer-Prize winning musical will be released in digital and streaming formats on Friday, June 10.

BROADWAY BACKWARDS 2022 Adds Norm Lewis, Michael R. Jackson, Joaquina Kalukango, and  Photo BROADWAY BACKWARDS 2022 Adds Norm Lewis, Michael R. Jackson, Joaquina Kalukango, and More!
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

More than a dozen of Broadway’s best have been added to the lineup performing songs from the musical theater canon through the lens of the LGBTQ+ experience at the in-person homecoming of Broadway Backwards, which is produced by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and benefits Broadway Cares and New York City’s LGBT Community Center.

Billy Crudup & Deirdre O'Connell to Host Vineyard Theatre 2022 Gala Photo Billy Crudup & Deirdre O'Connell to Host Vineyard Theatre 2022 Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced that Billy Crudup (“The Morning Show,” The Vineyard’s Harry Clarke) and Deirdre O'Connell (recent Tony Nominee for Dana H.) will co-host Vineyard Theatre’s annual gala on Monday, May 16, 2022.

Michael R. Jackson Videos

Meet the Nominee: Michael R. Jackson VideoMeet the Nominee: Michael R. Jackson
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2022

The countdown to the Tony Awards has a officially begun! On June 12, the brightest stars of the 2021-22 season will shine even brighter as they gather at the iconic Radio City Music Hall to celebrate Broadway's biggest night. Leading up to the 75th Annual Tony Awards, BroadwayWorld is getting up close and personal with the nominees. Today we're studying up on Michael R. Jackson!

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT VideoVIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

The cast of A Strange Loop appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to perform 'Inner White Girl.' The show's writer, Michael R. Jackson, also sat down with Meyers to discuss the inspiration behind the song, his motivations behind writing the show, his own experiences as a Broadway usher, and more.

VIDEO: Ariana DeBose Presents GLAAD Excellence in Media Award to Judith Light VideoVIDEO: Ariana DeBose Presents GLAAD Excellence in Media Award to Judith Light
by Marissa Tomeo - May 8, 2022

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, held the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City last night where a host of LGBTQ notables and allies called on the community to fight back against growing anti-LGBTQ attacks, particularly on LGBTQ youth and transgender Americans. GLAAD also announced recipients for 16 of this year’s 30 categories for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. Additional categories were announced in Los Angeles on April 2 and a full list is available below.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2022

A Strange Loop has arrived on Broadway at last! The Broadway production of Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, opened just last week at the Lyceum Theater, directed by Stephen Brackett and choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 26, 2022

The Broadway production of A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, opens today, April 26th, at the Lyceum Theater (149 W 45th St). A Strange Loop is directed by Stephen Brackett, choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, and produced by Barbara Whitman, along with Page 73 Productions, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company and Playwrights Horizons.

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert VideoVIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

A Strange Loop has released a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert with NPR.

VIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel VideoVIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presented a panel with the creative team of A Strange Loop. The panel featured: Stephen Brackett, director; Michael R. Jackson, book, music and lyrics; Raja Feather Kelly, choreographer; Peter Marks, moderator, staff writer for the 'Washington Post'; and Rona Siddiqui, music director & music supervisor.

Photos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company VideoPhotos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 15, 2021

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company is now presenting A STRANGE LOOP, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical. Directed by Stephen Brackett, choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, music directed by Rona Siddiqui, and produced in association with Playwrights Horizons and Page 73 Productions, A STRANGE LOOP will run through January 9, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A  VideoVIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A STRANGE LOOP
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2020

For their astounding work the judges have awarded a Special Obie Citation to the Creative Team and Ensemble of A STRANGE LOOP.

VIDEO: Watch Antwayn Hopper's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A VideoVIDEO: Watch Antwayn Hopper's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A STRANGE LOOP
by Stage Tube - Aug 6, 2020

For their astounding work the judges have awarded a Special Obie Citation to the Creative Team and Ensemble of A STRANGE LOOP.


Michael R. Jackson Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Michael R. Jackson been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for A Strange Loop , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for A Strange Loop , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for A Strange Loop , Outstanding Book of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for A Strange Loop , Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for A Strange Loop , Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for A Strange Loop Outstanding Book of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Strange Loop and Outstanding New Score (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Strange Loop .

What awards has Michael R. Jackson won?
Outstanding Book of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for A Strange Loop, Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for A Strange Loop Outstanding Book of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Strange Loopand Outstanding New Score (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Strange Loop.