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Neil Bartram Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Lyrics
Neil Bartram, The Story of My Life
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Music
Neil Bartram, The Story of My Life

Neil Bartram News

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat Hosts 16 Award-winning Musical Theatre Writers For Summer R Photo Rhinebeck Writers Retreat Hosts 16 Award-winning Musical Theatre Writers For Summer Residencies
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat will host 16 award-winning musical theatre writers of eight new musicals for eight consecutive weeklong residencies between July 3 and August 28.

MTI Releases Dramatic Moments for Theater Educators Photo MTI Releases Dramatic Moments for Theater Educators
by Nicole Rosky - May 12, 2022

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) announced the release of Dramatic Moments, the first product from MTI Classroom, which is an inspiring collaboration between theatre teachers, students, authors and industry professionals designed to elevate arts education. MTI Classroom lets theatre practitioners and fans engage with the shows and musical theatre authors they know and love.

THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Opens At Bridgetown Conservatory Of Musical Theatre Photo THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Opens At Bridgetown Conservatory Of Musical Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2022

Bridgetown Conservatory of Musical Theatre has announced the cast of its May 2022 in-person live production of The Theory of Relativity, by Neil Bartram and Brian Hill. The production will take place May 19 through May 22, 2022 in Bridgetown's new Black Box Theatre. After postponing the production in 2020, and again in 2021, Bridgetown has high hopes for a successful third try.

THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Comes to The Players Club of Swarthmore Photo THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY Comes to The Players Club of Swarthmore
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2022

The show’s musical numbers use a playful treatment of the laws of physics as a background to the movement of human bodies and lives, as they attract, collide, couple and separate.  Individually and in harmony, the ensemble members sing of relationships beginning, ending, changing and enduring, and ultimately of our relationship to all the others in our world.  Oh, and to cats of course.

VIDEO: Watch the New Extended Trailer for BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS Photo VIDEO: Watch the New Extended Trailer for BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 10, 2021

A new, extended trailer has been released for Bedknobs and Broomsticks in the UK!

BWW Review: BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS THE MUSICAL, King's Theatre, Glasgow Photo BWW Review: BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS THE MUSICAL, King's Theatre, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Nov 4, 2021

Enter a world of magic and fantasy as Disney’s classic movie Bedknobs and Broomsticks makes its world premiere as an exciting new stage musical.

Which Musicals Are the Top Shows for Schools? Photo Which Musicals Are the Top Shows for Schools?
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 31, 2021

We're outlining the pros of 2020/21's most produced high school shows, including insight on the background, roles, songs and more! Find out what musicals are done the most at schools. 

Most Popular High School Plays and Musicals of 2020-21 Revealed! Photo Most Popular High School Plays and Musicals of 2020-21 Revealed!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2021

Find out what the most popular plays and musicals were in high school according to Educational Theatre Association’s annual high school play survey.

Photos: First look at Evolution Theatre Company's THE STORY OF MY LIFE Photo Photos: First look at Evolution Theatre Company's THE STORY OF MY LIFE
by Jerri Shafer - Oct 7, 2021

This heart-warming musical follows the friendship of Alvin and Thomas, two men from a small town. These lifelong friends are reunited after Alvin's mysterious death. In the abstract world of his mind, Thomas struggles to write Alvin's eulogy while recounting the many turns that their lives have taken since meeting as children. Alvin searches through the manuscripts and stories in Thomas' mind to lead him on a journey of remembrance. Through music and song, these two friends recount their adventures, explore their past dissonance and ultimately discover what is at the base of every strong friendship... love. In person and streaming, performances run October 7th thru the 16th, 2021 at the Abbey Theater of Dublin, 5600 Post Road, Dublin, OH 43017. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit: https://www.evolutiontheatre.org/

BWW Review: THE STORY OF MY LIFE at The Marcelle Photo BWW Review: THE STORY OF MY LIFE at The Marcelle
by Rob Levy - Oct 4, 2021

Emerging from the pandemic for their 30th season, New Line Theatre is welcoming audiences back to live theater with The Story of My Life, an emotionally powerful two-hander about memory, friendship, individualism and, the power of words.

Neil Bartram Videos

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS; Opening This Weekend at Newcast Videoplay
VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS; Opening This Weekend at Newcastle Theatre Royal

by Stage Tube - Aug 12, 2021

Performances begin at Newcastle Theatre Royal on Saturday 14 August 2021, with the UK Tour now extended through to March 2022. The tour includes a 5-week Christmas season at Leeds Grand Theatre. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!

Broadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 3, 2020

'What I loved the most about this episode', says BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge, 'was following the journey of the 2009 musical The Story of My Life. This episode of Broadway Rewind looks at the ill- fated musical, which featured two wonderful performances by Will Chase and Malcolm Gets, but we start off at a rehearsal for Michael Jacobs play 'Impressionism' directed by Jack O'Brien. It welcomed back to Broadway, Tony Award winners Jeremy Irons and Joan Allen along with Marsha Mason, Aaron Lazar and Andre de Shields. Director Jack O'Brien told me why he had to do this play, 'It's about us. We haven't had a really witty, wise, romantic comedy in New York, in a long time and I've got this gorgeous cast.' Joan Allen said,

Video: First Look at THE STORY OF MY LIFE at The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol Videoplay
Video: First Look at THE STORY OF MY LIFE at The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol

by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2018

In September, The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open the first production of its third season with the musical The Story of My Life, with Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram and Book by Brian Hill.

VIDEO: Go Inside Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol's THE STORY OF MY LIFE Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol's THE STORY OF MY LIFE

by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2018

The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open the first production of its third season with the musical The Story of My Life, with Music & Lyrics by Neil Bartram and Book by Brian Hill.

VIDEO: Highlights from Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE Videoplay
VIDEO: Highlights from Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE

by Stage Tube - Jun 5, 2018

July 20, 1969... a man walks on the moon... and Diana, a Chicago housewife, walks out of her comfortable suburban life. Suddenly alone in a fast-changing world, she finds a series of unexpected encounters can turn one small step into a giant, life-changing leap. This intimate, hilarious and heart-breaking tour-de-force musical will leave you cheering for the resilience of the human spirit. Get a preview of the new musical below!

VIDEO: Preview Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE Videoplay
VIDEO: Preview Goodspeed's New Musical YOU ARE HERE

by Stage Tube - May 22, 2018

July 20, 1969... a man walks on the moon... and Diana, a Chicago housewife, walks out of her comfortable suburban life. Suddenly alone in a fast-changing world, she finds a series of unexpected encounters can turn one small step into a giant, life-changing leap. This intimate, hilarious and heart-breaking tour-de-force musical will leave you cheering for the resilience of the human spirit. Get a preview of the new musical below!

VIDEO: Brian Hill and Neil Bartram Discuss The Creation Of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY  Videoplay
VIDEO: Brian Hill and Neil Bartram Discuss The Creation Of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES

by Alan Henry - Sep 14, 2017

Based on the novel of the same name by Ray Bradbury, the world premiere of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES will run at the Delaware Theatre Company through October 8.

VIDEO: Get A First Look at CST's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
by Alan Henry - Apr 25, 2017

We have a first look at the CST production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE! Check out the video below!

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Sneak Peek at The Story Of My Life
by Craig Brockman - Feb 20, 2009

THE STORY OF MY LIFE, starring Will Chase and Tony Award nominee Malcolm Gets opened on Thursday, February 19th at the Booth Theatre. Join BroadwayWorld and Broadway Beat for the exciting opening night party at Sardi's plus clips from show! Tony Award winner and Broadway veteran Richard Maltby, Jr. (Ain't Misbehavin', Song & Dance) directs this original story about friendship, success and the choices we make at the turning points in our lives. THE STORY OF MY LIFE is written by Broadway newcomers Neil Bartram (score) and Brian Hill (book). THE STORY OF MY LIFE has performances are Tuesdays through Saturdays at 8PM, with matinees on Wednesday and Saturday at 2PM and Sunday at 3PM.

BWW TV STAGE TUBE: THE STORY OF MY LIFE Visits FOX's 'Good Day New York'
by Eddie Varley - Feb 11, 2009

Will Chase and Malcolm Gets, stars of the new Broadway musical, THE STORY OF MY LIFE appeared on the February 9th episode of FOX TV's 'Good Day New York', you can watch the segment right here on BWW TV's STAGE TUBE!


Neil Bartram Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Neil Bartram written?
Neil Bartram has written 2 shows including You Are Here (Composer & Lyricist), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (Additional Music & Lyrics).

What awards has Neil Bartram been nominated for?
Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for The Story of My Life and Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for The Story of My Life .