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Moritz von Stuelpnagel

 
Bio:
Broadway: Robert Askins' Hand to God (five Tony nominations including Best New Play and Best Director, Lortel Award nomination, SDC Callaway nomination). West End: Hand to God (Olivier nomination for Best New Comedy). Off-Broadway: Important Hats of the Twentieth Century (Manhattan Theatre Club), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Robert Askins' Hand to God (five Tony nominations including Best New Play and Best Director, Lortel Award nomination, SDC Callaway nomination). West End: Hand to God (Olivier nomination for Best New Comedy). Off-Broadway: Important Hats of the Twentieth Century (Manhattan Theatre Club), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Assistant Director

Photos

Theresa Rebeck, Moritz Von Stuelpnagel Photo

Theresa Rebeck, Moritz Von Stuelpnagel

From: 
Date:
10/29/2019
Moritz Von Stuelpnagel Photo

Moritz Von Stuelpnagel

From: 
Date:
10/29/2019
Moritz Von Stuelpnagel Photo

Moritz Von Stuelpnagel

From: 
Date:
10/29/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2022]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director

[Broadway, 2018]
Director

[Broadway, 2017]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Director

[Broadway, 2015]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director

[Broadway, 2008]
Associate Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Assistant Director

Moritz von Stuelpnagel Biography

Broadway: Robert Askins' Hand to God (five Tony nominations including Best New Play and Best Director, Lortel Award nomination, SDC Callaway nomination). West End: Hand to God (Olivier nomination for Best New Comedy). Off-Broadway: Important Hats of the Twentieth Century (Manhattan Theatre Club), Verite (Lincoln Center Theatre/LCT3), Teenage Dick (Public Theatre), Trevor (Lesser America), Love Song of the Albanian Sous Chef (Ensemble Studio Theatre), Bike America (Ma-Yi), Mel & El: Show & Tell (Ars Nova), Spacebar (Studio 42), and My Base and Scurvy Heart (Studio 42). Regional: Alliance Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Huntington Theatre, Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, and more. Moritz is the former artistic director of Studio 42, NYC's producer of "unproducible" plays.

Moritz von Stuelpnagel Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Direction of a Play
Moritz von Stuelpnagel, Hand to God
 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Director
Moritz von Stuelpnagel, Hand to God

Moritz von Stuelpnagel News

AVA: THE SECRET CONVERSATIONS Joins Geffen Playhouse's 2022/23 Season Photo AVA: THE SECRET CONVERSATIONS Joins Geffen Playhouse's 2022/23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Ava: The Secret Conversations will join the Geffen Playhouse 2022/2023 season lineup to complete the full season.

Williamstown Theatre Festival's World Premiere of WE ARE CONTINUOUS Begins Performanc Photo Williamstown Theatre Festival's World Premiere of WE ARE CONTINUOUS Begins Performances Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

Williamstown Theatre Festival will celebrate a bustling week of programming at WTF including tonight’s first performance of we are continuous, tomorrow’s first performance of Just For Us, and Sunday’s one-time-only benefit performance of Jimmy Naughton & Friends, and announces casting for tiny father, the final reading in the Fridays@3 series.

Williamstown Theatre Festival's MOST HAPPY IN CONCERT Starring Mary Testa & More Begi Photo Williamstown Theatre Festival's MOST HAPPY IN CONCERT Starring Mary Testa & More Begins Performances Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2022

Williamstown Theatre Festival is celebrating tonight’s first performance of Most Happy in Concert, Tony Award-nominated director Daniel Fish’s reimagining of Frank Loesser’s critically adored score to the musical The Most Happy Fella, choreographed by Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, playing through Sunday, July 31 on the Main Stage.

Additional Cast Members Announced for Williamstown Theatre Festival's 2022 Summer Sea Photo Additional Cast Members Announced for Williamstown Theatre Festival's 2022 Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2022

Williamstown Theatre Festival announced today additional casting and creative team members for the 2022 Summer Season, the final two Fridays@3 readings, and fellowships.

Review Roundup: MAD HOUSE, starring David Harbour and Bill Pullman Photo Review Roundup: MAD HOUSE, starring David Harbour and Bill Pullman
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jun 27, 2022

What did the critics think? Mad House, the hotly-awaited world premiere of Theresa Rebeck's play has now opened at the Ambassadors Theatre, starring David Harbour and Bill Pullman.

Review: MAD HOUSE, Ambassadors Theatre Photo Review: MAD HOUSE, Ambassadors Theatre
by Jonathan Marshall - Jun 26, 2022

Sometimes a new play comes along that has all the right ingredients for a delectable theatrical recipe.

Broadway Podcast Network Announces Stage Free Audio Plays Photo Broadway Podcast Network Announces Stage Free Audio Plays
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

The Broadway Podcast Network, in association with Dorset Theatre Festival, willpresent Stage Free Audio Plays, two audio dramas created by and featuring today's most anticipated and celebrated actors, writers, and directors.

Photos: First Look at David Harbour and More in MAD HOUSE Photo Photos: First Look at David Harbour and More in MAD HOUSE
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022

All new photos have been released of dark and funny new play by Theresa Rebeck, Mad House, that opens at the Ambassadors Theatre on 26 June, with previews currently running, and runs until 4 September.

THE GLASS MENAGERIE Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE GLASS MENAGERIE Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jun 1, 2022

June signals the start of a fantastic summer of theatre in London. From Amy Adam's West End debut to a sequel to Ibsen, to a revival of one of Matthew Bourne's most exciting works, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Photos: First Look at David Harbour, Bill Pullman & More in Rehearsals for Theresa Re Photo Photos: First Look at David Harbour, Bill Pullman & More in Rehearsals for Theresa Rebeck's MAD HOUSE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

The dark and funny new play by Theresa Rebeck Mad House that opens at the Ambassadors Theatre on 26 June, with previews from 15 June, and runs until 4 September.

Moritz von Stuelpnagel Videos

VIDEO: Sing Along to Holiday Songs With Raul Esparza and Krysta Rodriguez VideoVIDEO: Sing Along to Holiday Songs With Raul Esparza and Krysta Rodriguez
by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2019

Tis the season to sing holiday songs with your favorite Broadway stars! Raul Esparza and Krysta Rodriguez, stars of Seared at MCC, joined Taylor Peckham (Music Director for MCC's The Wrong Man) for a holiday sing-along!

TBT: Celebrating Sarah Stiles' Birthday! VideoTBT: Celebrating Sarah Stiles' Birthday!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2019

Today we're celebrating the birthday of two-time Tony nominee Sarah Stiles! In honor of the occasion, we're throwing it back her opening night in the Tony-nominated play Hand to God alongside her co-stars Steven Boyer, Geneva Carr, Marc Kudisch, Michael Oberholtzer, and of course Tyrone the Puppet. Check out all the footage below!

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Toni-Leslie James VideoWATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Toni-Leslie James
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 6, 2019

The Tony Awards are like Christmas in June for theatre lovers, and that makes this year's nominees the reason for the season. This year's Tony nominees transported us with the magic of theatre, and we're saluting their work by taking a closer look at their extraordinary accomplishments. Today we're studying up on Toni-Leslie James!

BWW TV: What Is BERNHARDT/HAMLET All About? Janet McTeer & Company Explain! VideoBWW TV: What Is BERNHARDT/HAMLET All About? Janet McTeer & Company Explain!
by TV - Press Previews - Aug 11, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present the world premiere of Bernhardt/Hamlet by Pulitzer finalist Theresa Rebeck, directed by Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel, and starring Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe, Tony & Olivier Award winner Janet McTeer as 'Sarah Bernhardt.' The play will begin preview performances on September 1, 2018 and opens officially on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. This is a limited engagement through November 18, 2018 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway.

VIDEO: Kevin Kline Teaches Stephen Colbert How to Take a Proper Broadway Bow
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 8, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW, acclaimed stage actor Kevin Kline talked about starring in Noel Coward's PRESENT LAUGHTER on Broadway and taught Stephen how to take a proper Broadway bow.

BWW TV: PRESENT LAUGHTER's Kevin Kline & Company Get Ready to Bring Noel Coward Back to Broadway
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 25, 2017

Present Laughter will play Broadway's St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street) this spring for a strictly limited 16-week engagement. Directed by Tony Award nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel, performances are set to begin Friday, March 10, 2017, ahead of a Wednesday, April 5th Opening Night, and will play through Sunday, July 2nd.

STAGE TUBE: Watch the Marquee Go Up for PRESENT LAUGHTER
by Stage Tube - Jan 25, 2017

Academy Award and two-time Tony Award¬ģ winner¬†Kevin Kline¬†will make his long awaited return to the Broadway stage, following a decade-long absence, to star in Noel Coward's uproarious comedy,¬†Present Laughter. Directed by Tony Award-nominee¬†Moritz von Stuelpnagel, this strictly limited engagement will mark¬†Mr. Kline's return to Broadway's St. James Theatre, the site of his first Tony Award-winning turn in On the Twentieth Century. Opening night is set for Wednesday, April 5.

STAGE TUBE: Meet London's Next Big Star - HAND TO GOD's Tyrone!
by Stage Tube - Jan 19, 2016

Below, check out a just-released short film, introducing Tyrone - the truth-telling sock puppet - and star of Hand to God, who is about to cause havoc inLondon's West End, following a hugely successful Broadway run. The show opens for previews at the Vaudeville Theatre on Friday 5th February, the Press Night is Monday 15th February.

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the Nominees- Robert Askins and Moritz von Stuelpnagel- 'I'm Running for President of Broadway!'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2015

We are yet another day closer to the biggest night on every theatre-lover's calendar- the 69th Annual Tony Awards, which will be co-hosted by Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming on Sunday, June 7 (8PM on CBS). Earlier this month, the 2015 Tony nominees gathered to meet the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big day. Below, we bring you an exclusive interview with Robert Askins and Moritz von Stuelpnagel, Best Play and Best Direction of a Play nominee for Hand to God.

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of HAND TO GOD on Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 8, 2015

The new American play Hand to God opened on Broadway last night, April 7, 2015 at the Booth Theatre (222 West 45th Street), marking the Broadway debuts of playwright Robert Askins and director Moritz von Stuelpnagel. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an interviews with the cast and creative team after the curtain went down!


Moritz von Stuelpnagel Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Moritz von Stuelpnagel been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Hand to God and Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for Hand to God .