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Michael Stewart

 
Michael Stewart Headshot
Date of Birth: August 01, 1929
Date of Death: September 20, 1987 (58)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2015]
Co-Author
 
[Broadway, 1982]
Book Revisions
 
[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Adaptation
 
[West End, 1961]
Director
 
[West End, 1959]
Book Revisions
 
[US Tour, 1958]
Adaptation

Writing

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Sketches
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Photos

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Theatre Marquee unveiling for the forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's 'Hello, Dolly!' starring Bette Midler at the Shubert Theatre on January 5, 2017 in New York City.

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12/29/2019
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Theatre Marquee unveiling for the forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's 'Hello, Dolly!' starring Bette Midler at the Shubert Theatre on January 5, 2017 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/29/2019
Theatre Marquee unveiling for the  forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart an Photo

Theatre Marquee unveiling for the forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's 'Hello, Dolly!' starring Bette Midler at the Shubert Theatre on January 5, 2017 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/29/2019
Theatre Marquee unveiling for the  forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart an Photo

Theatre Marquee unveiling for the forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's 'Hello, Dolly!' starring Bette Midler at the Shubert Theatre on January 5, 2017 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
12/29/2019
Theatre Marquee  for the  forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry H Photo

Theatre Marquee for the forthcoming Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's 'Hello, Dolly!' starring Bette Midler at the Shubert Theatre on January 5, 2017 in New York City.

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Date:
12/20/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[US Tour, 2015]
Co-Author

[Broadway, 1982]
Book Revisions

[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Adaptation

[West End, 1961]
Director

[West End, 1959]
Book Revisions

[US Tour, 1958]
Adaptation

Writing
Bookwriter
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Playwright
Lyricist
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Sketches
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Sketches

Michael Stewart Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1984 - Musical of the Year Gold Star
Michael Stewart , 42nd Street
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1977 - Best Musical
Michael Stewart, I Love My Wife
 
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Michael Stewart, I Love My Wife
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1964 - Best Musical Gold Star
Michael Stewart, Hello, Dolly!
 
Tony Awards - 1962 - Best Musical
Michael Stewart, Carnival
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1961 - Best Musical Gold Star
Michael Stewart, Carnival!

Michael Stewart News

Wake Up With BWW 5/18: Outer Critics Circle Award Winners, Chita Rivera Award Nominat Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/18: Outer Critics Circle Award Winners, Chita Rivera Award Nominations, and More!
by - May 18, 2022

Today's top stories include the 2022 Outer Critics Circle awards, which were presented to The Lehman Trilogy and Kimberly Akimbo, among many others. Check out the full winners list below! The Chita Rivera Award nominations have also been announced, which include Sutton Foster, Hugh Jackman, and more!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paige Davis In HELLO, DOLLY! At Pioneer Theatre Company Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paige Davis In HELLO, DOLLY! At Pioneer Theatre Company
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Pioneer Theatre Company 's Hello, Dolly! as the closing musical for the current season. Hello, Dolly!, based on the Thornton Wilder play The Matchmaker, went on to earn over ten Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book, and Best Score for authors Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman. The turn-of- the-century romance, bursting with music and energetic dance will run through May 28, 2022.

BWW Review: HELLO, DOLLY! at Pioneer Theatre Company is Undeniably Satisfying Photo BWW Review: HELLO, DOLLY! at Pioneer Theatre Company is Undeniably Satisfying
by Tyler Hinton - May 17, 2022

HELLO, DOLLY! at Pioneer Theatre Company is an undeniably satisfying new production of a delightful classic musical, headlined by the inimitable Paige Davis as Dolly.

Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today Photo Ann Kittredge's Debut Album 'reIMAGINE' Available on All Digital Platforms Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

It's today! Award-winning vocalist Ann Kittredge's debut recording reIMAGINE, a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined and produced by award-winning songwriter and record producer Paul Rolnick, is available on all digital platforms as of today, May 16, 2022.

Act II Playhouse Announces 2022-2023 Season Photo Act II Playhouse Announces 2022-2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022

Act II Playhouse announces their 2022-2023 season which is filled with shows being performed for the first time on the Act II stage. 

Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Th Photo Ann Kittredge To Celebrate Release of Debut Album reIMAGINE at The Laurie Beechman Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

In celebration of her soon to be released album¬†Ann Kittredge:reIMAGINE(Jazzheads, Inc./King Kozmo Music), a specially curated collection of songs uniquely re-imagined, Ms. Kittredge, will appear at¬†The Laurie Beechman Theatre¬†(407 West 42nd Street ‚Äď between 9th & 10th Avenues) on¬†Thursday, May 26th at 7pm.

Full Cast Announced for Paige Davis Led Production of HELLO, DOLLY! at PTC Photo Full Cast Announced for Paige Davis Led Production of HELLO, DOLLY! at PTC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company will present the record-setting Broadway hit, Hello, Dolly! as the closing musical for the current season. The turn-of- the-century romance, bursting with music and energetic dance will run from May 13 through May 28, 2022.

HELLO, DOLLY! Comes to Pioneer Theatre Company in May Photo HELLO, DOLLY! Comes to Pioneer Theatre Company in May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

PIONEER THEATRE COMPANY (PTC) is bringing Jerry Herman’s energetic Hello, Dolly! to Salt Lake audiences, a musical filled with charisma and heart. This production will star Broadway actress, and Emmy-nominated television host, PAIGE DAVIS as Dolly Gallagher Levi!

Algonquin Arts Theatre Announces 2022/23 Broadway Series Photo Algonquin Arts Theatre Announces 2022/23 Broadway Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

Algonquin Arts Theatre has announced its 2022-2023 Broadway Series titles. Flying in to start the season is Mary Poppins followed by the theatre's August production of The Who's Tommy. In October, Man of LaMancha returns to the Algonquin Stage.

New Season Announced For Village Theatre Photo New Season Announced For Village Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2022

Village Theatre is thrilled to announce its 2022‚Äď2023 Mainstage Season, a full return to five blockbuster theatre shows, live on stage in¬†Issaquah and Everett, Washington.

Michael Stewart Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paige Davis In HELLO, DOLLY! At Pioneer Theatre Company VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Paige Davis In HELLO, DOLLY! At Pioneer Theatre Company
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Pioneer Theatre Company 's Hello, Dolly! as the closing musical for the current season. Hello, Dolly!, based on the Thornton Wilder play The Matchmaker, went on to earn over ten Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book, and Best Score for authors Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman. The turn-of- the-century romance, bursting with music and energetic dance will run through May 28, 2022.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Fulton Theatre's 42ND STREET VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Fulton Theatre's 42ND STREET
by Alan Henry - Nov 29, 2018

The historic Fulton Theatre is tapping in the holiday season with a signature Fulton dance extravaganza! The glitz, glamour, and the 'Lullaby of Broadway,' 42nd Street. This classic Broadway Music is bursting with show-stopping number after show-stopping number including memorable Broadway standards such as 'We're In the Money,' 'About a Quarter to Nine,' 'Shuffle Off to Buffalo,' and the title song 'Forty-Second Street'! 42nd Street at the Fulton will excite your senses and energize your spirits for the holidays!

VIDEO: Watch Bette Midler Talk the Challenges of HELLO, DOLLY! on GOOD MORNING AMERIC VideoVIDEO: Watch Bette Midler Talk the Challenges of HELLO, DOLLY! on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Stage Tube - Aug 9, 2018

The show-stopping actress and legend reflects with ABC News' Robin Roberts on her divine career, from 'Beaches' and 'Hocus Pocus' to Broadway.

Photo: Hill-O, Dolly! Hillary Clinton Visits Bette Midler and the Cast of HELLO, Doll VideoPhoto: Hill-O, Dolly! Hillary Clinton Visits Bette Midler and the Cast of HELLO, Dolly!
by Julie Musbach - Jul 27, 2018

The cast of Hello, Dolly! welcomed an extra special guest last night when Hillary Clinton attended the Tony Award winning musical. Check out the photo with Bette Midler, David Hyde Pierce, and the cast below!

VIDEO: The Matchmaking Magic is Real! Engaged HELLO, DOLLY! Dancers Discuss the Love  VideoVIDEO: The Matchmaking Magic is Real! Engaged HELLO, DOLLY! Dancers Discuss the Love in the Air
by Julie Musbach - Jul 26, 2018

Hello, Dolly! is setting records left and right including the oddest one of all: six dancers, dressing roommates, have gotten engaged during the run of the show. CBS8 spoke to the ladies about the wild phenomenon, check out the video below!

BWW TV: Bette Midler Makes Her Return to HELLO, DOLLY! VideoBWW TV: Bette Midler Makes Her Return to HELLO, DOLLY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 18, 2018

Bette Midler returned in the title role of the Tony Award-winning revival of Hello, Dolly! last night at Broadway's Shubert Theatre.

VIDEO: Bernadette Peters And Victor Garber Take Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY! VideoVIDEO: Bernadette Peters And Victor Garber Take Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY!
by Alan Henry - Jul 16, 2018

In the video below watch as Bernadette Peters takes her final bow in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway alongside co-star Victor Garber. Two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters began performances on Saturday evening, January 20, and played her final performance July 15th.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 20: Bette is Back Where She Belongs in HELLO DOLLY! On Broa VideoVIDEO: On This Day, April 20: Bette is Back Where She Belongs in HELLO DOLLY! On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2018

On this day in 2017, the divine Bette Midler returned to Broadway in the iconic role of Dolly Levi in the smash-hit revival of Jerry Herman's HELLO DOLLY!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Bebe Neuwirth, Carolee Carmello, Vanessa Williams & More  VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Bebe Neuwirth, Carolee Carmello, Vanessa Williams & More in the Encores! HEY, LOOK ME OVER!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 7, 2018

Kicking off the Encores! season is Hey, Look Me Over! (Feb 7 - 11), an original production from the Tony- honored series responsible for bringing classic American musicals back to life since 1994. To celebrate Encores! at 25, Viertel and Encores! Music Director Rob Berman created Hey, Look Me Over!---a collection of opening numbers, grand finales, and other excerpts from beloved shows that have not yet found a berth on the City Center stage. They include: All American, George M!, Greenwillow, Jamaica, Mack & Mabel, Milk and Honey, Sail Away, and Wildcat.

BWW TV: Vanessa Williams & Company Push De Button in Rehearsals for Encores! HEY, LOO VideoBWW TV: Vanessa Williams & Company Push De Button in Rehearsals for Encores! HEY, LOOK ME OVER!
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 1, 2018

Check out a sneak peek of Vanessa Williams and company in rehearsal for 'Push De Button,' originally from Jamaica. 


Michael Stewart Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Michael Stewart written?
Michael Stewart has written 21 shows including Razzle Dazzle (Sketches/Lyrics), Shoestring Revue (Lyricist), The Littlest Revue (Sketches), Bye Bye Birdie (Bookwriter), Carnival! (Bookwriter), Hello, Dolly! (Bookwriter), Those That Play the Clowns (Playwright), How Do You Do, I Love You (Bookwriter), George M! (Bookwriter), Seesaw (Bookwriter), Mack & Mabel (Bookwriter), I Love My Wife (Bookwriter/Lyricist), The Grand Tour (Bookwriter), Elizabeth and Essex (Bookwriter), Barnum (Lyricist), Bring Back Birdie (Bookwriter), Harrigan 'n Hart (Bookwriter), Pieces of Eight (Bookwriter), The Grand Tour (Bookwriter), 42nd Street (Bookwriter), Carnival (Bookwriter).

What awards has Michael Stewart been nominated for?
Musical of the Year (Olivier Awards) for 42nd Street , Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for I Love My Wife , Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for I Love My Wife , Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Hello, Dolly! Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Carnival and Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Carnival! .

What awards has Michael Stewart won?
Musical of the Year (Olivier Awards) for 42nd Street Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Hello, Dolly!and Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Carnival!.