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Paul Shaffer

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
1984
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1979
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1984]
Music Consultant
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Orchestrator
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Conductor
Keyboards
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Keyboards

Writing

Bookwriter
Playwright

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
1984
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1979
Performer

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 1984]
Music Consultant

[Broadway, 1979]
Orchestrator

[Broadway, 1976]
Conductor

Keyboards

[Broadway, 1974]
Keyboards

Writing
Bookwriter
Playwright





Paul Shaffer News

VIDEO: Steve Martin Shares Music Video Inspired by ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Chara Photo VIDEO: Steve Martin Shares Music Video Inspired by ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Character
by Michael Major - Jul 22, 2022

Watch the music video for 'Angel In Flip-Flops,‚ÄĚ written by Steve Martin and ‚ÄúOnly Murders in the Building‚ÄĚ co-executive producer Kirker Butler. The new episode opens with Charles-Haden Savage (played by Steve Martin) in his kitchen performing ‚ÄúAngel in Flip-Flops,‚ÄĚ a song that he recorded back in the ‚Äė90s for his hit TV crime series, Brazzos.

Lincoln Center Summer For The City to Present DANCE MF, DANCE! Photo Lincoln Center Summer For The City to Present DANCE MF, DANCE!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2022

Lincoln Center Summer for the City will present Dance, MF, Dance! Featuring Felicia Collins and The Hustle. The outrageously versatile instrumentalist, bandleader, and vocalist Felicia Collins is perhaps best known for her role as lead guitarist for Paul Shaffer's CBS Orchestra on the Late Show with David Letterman.

The Revivalists Take the Stage for Charity Concert In The Hamptons Photo The Revivalists Take the Stage for Charity Concert In The Hamptons
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

Greg Williamson and Nicole Rechter, the founders of RWE Partners, are continuing the Hamptons summer charity concert series they debuted last year with an instant sell out of the Marcus King & Friends show.

Kelly Lang Receives 'Icon Award' at The Alice Awards Gala During The Southern Women i Photo Kelly Lang Receives 'Icon Award' at The Alice Awards Gala During The Southern Women in Film & Television Summit
by Michael Major - May 23, 2022

Nationally acclaimed singer/songwriter Kelly Lang received the ‚ÄėIcon Award‚Äô at The Alice Awards Gala as part of The Southern Women in Film & Television (SWIFT) Summit this past weekend. The Alice Awards recognize women who have all demonstrated perseverance and each has emerged stronger.

New York Music Month to Return With In-Person Events in June Photo New York Music Month to Return With In-Person Events in June
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 23, 2022

Today, the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment announced the full slate of programming for the fifth annual New York Music Month, to run throughout the month of June 2022 in New York City.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra/Cincinnati Pops Announces Details for Inaugural Andrew  Photo Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra/Cincinnati Pops Announces Details for Inaugural Andrew J. Brady Neighborhood Concert Series
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) and Cincinnati Pops have announced details for the inaugural Andrew J. Brady Neighborhood Concert Series.

Photos: See Liz Callaway, Tovah Feldshuh & More on the Red Carpet of the American Son Photo Photos: See Liz Callaway, Tovah Feldshuh & More on the Red Carpet of the American Songbook Association Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 10, 2022

American Songbook Association recently hosted the Third Annual Gala to honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 at 7:30 PM. Schwartz - the Oscar, Grammy and Tony-winning composer and lyricist of Wicked, Pippin, Godspell and more - received the 2022 ASA Lifetime Achievement Award.

Photos: American Songbook Association Celebrates Stephen Schwartz at Third Annual Gal Photo Photos: American Songbook Association Celebrates Stephen Schwartz at Third Annual Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 10, 2022

American Songbook Association recently hosted the Third Annual Gala to honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 at 7:30 PM. Schwartz - the Oscar, Grammy and Tony-winning composer and lyricist of Wicked, Pippin, Godspell and more - received the 2022 ASA Lifetime Achievement Award.

BWW Interview: Carolyn Montgomery of AMERICAN SONGBOOK ASSOCIATION 2022 GALA at Merki Photo BWW Interview: Carolyn Montgomery of AMERICAN SONGBOOK ASSOCIATION 2022 GALA at Merkin Hall At Kaufman Music Center
by Michael Walters - May 5, 2022

The 2022 American Songbook Association Gala will honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 -An interview with ASA co-founder Carolyn Montgomery

Liz Callaway, Sally Mayes & More Join American Songbook Association Gala Honoring Ste Photo Liz Callaway, Sally Mayes & More Join American Songbook Association Gala Honoring Stephen Schwartz
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

American Songbook Association has announced that Broadway stars Christine Andreas, Liz Callaway, Jason Graae, and Sally Mayes have joined the lineup of their Third Annual Gala to honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 at 7:30 PM.

Paul Shaffer Videos

VIDEO: Steve Martin Shares Music Video Inspired by ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Chara VideoVIDEO: Steve Martin Shares Music Video Inspired by ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING Character
by Michael Major - Jul 22, 2022

Watch the music video for 'Angel In Flip-Flops,‚ÄĚ written by Steve Martin and ‚ÄúOnly Murders in the Building‚ÄĚ co-executive producer Kirker Butler. The new episode opens with Charles-Haden Savage (played by Steve Martin) in his kitchen performing ‚ÄúAngel in Flip-Flops,‚ÄĚ a song that he recorded back in the ‚Äė90s for his hit TV crime series, Brazzos.

VIDEO: Celebrate 50 Years of GODSPELL with a Mega-Reunion on Backstage LIVE with Rich VideoVIDEO: Celebrate 50 Years of GODSPELL with a Mega-Reunion on Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - May 22, 2021

Prepare ye, for a Godspell mega-reunion! Fifty years ago, on May 17, 1971, a musical phenomenon opened off-Broadway. What began as a master's thesis project for Carnegie Mellon student John-Michael Tebelak, would go on to entertain the masses on Broadway and off, in Toronto, multiple national tours, on the big screen and of course, eventually at regional and amateur theatres all over the world.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single  VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single Is Available Now!
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2021

Just yesterday, Americans paused to remember the 400,000 lives lost to COVID-19 in a special ceremony at our nation's capital. One of those lives was beloved Broadway veteran Nick Cordero.  Today, Broadway Records has announced the release of Nick’s last public performance, a song with the timely message that love conquers all despite the existence of hate.

VIDEO: The Skeleton is Unmasked on THE MASKED SINGER VideoVIDEO: The Skeleton is Unmasked on THE MASKED SINGER
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2019

'The Skeleton' was unmasked on last night's episode of THE MASKED SINGER.

VIDEO: Bless the Lord! Alice Ripley Celebrates GODSPELL with Original Cast Members VideoVIDEO: Bless the Lord! Alice Ripley Celebrates GODSPELL with Original Cast Members
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2019

Below, watch as they are joined onstage by Tony winner Alice Ripley to perform songs from the show, including Ripley's rousing rendition of 'Bless the Lord.'

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Upcoming Documentary LOVE, GILDA VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Upcoming Documentary LOVE, GILDA
by Macon Prickett - Jul 27, 2018

In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner reflects on her life and career. Weaving together her recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with friends (Chevy Chase, Lorne Michaels, Laraine Newman, Paul Shaffer and Martin Short), rare home movies and diaries read by modern-day comedians inspired by Gilda (Bill Hader, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph and Cecily Strong), LOVE, GILDA opens up a unique window into the honest and whimsical world of a beloved performer whose greatest role was sharing her story.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
by Macon Prickett - May 3, 2018

Check out the trailer for the 2018 ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY, debuting this Saturday, May 5 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT on HBO.

VIDEO: Paul Shaffer Returns to LATE SHOW with Special Performance
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 20, 2017

Paul Shaffer and Jon Batiste blended together their sounds and bands at their shared home of the Ed Sullivan Theater, performing 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough' with help from the legendary Valerie Simpson.

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive - Cyndi Lauper, Billy Porter Talk KINKY BOOTS on Next 'Speakeasy'
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 26, 2016

The next episode of SPEAKEASY will feature Cyndi Lauper and Billy Porter discussing their work together on Broadway's KINKY BOOTS.

VIDEO: BWW Exclusive - JERSEY BOYS Frankie Valli Featured on Next Episode of SPEAKEASY
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 13, 2016

Below, BWW exclusively premieres a clip for the next episode of SPEAKEASY featuring Frankie Valli and Paul Shaffer. 


Paul Shaffer Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Paul Shaffer been in?
Paul Shaffer has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Paul Shaffer been in?
Paul Shaffer has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Paul Shaffer written?
Paul Shaffer has written 1 shows including Gilda Radner - Live From New York (Bookwriter).