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Paul Sportelli

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1990]
Piano/Celeste

Photos

Lisa Helmi Johanson, Paul Sportelli and Soara-Joye Ross  Photo

Lisa Helmi Johanson, Paul Sportelli and Soara-Joye Ross

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Date:
11/16/2018
Paul Sportelli, Molly Smith and Parker Esse  Photo

Paul Sportelli, Molly Smith and Parker Esse

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Date:
11/16/2018
Director Molly Smith, Stephen DeRosa (Moonface Martin), Soara-Joye Ross (Reno Sweeney Photo

Director Molly Smith, Stephen DeRosa (Moonface Martin), Soara-Joye Ross (Reno Sweeney), Corbin Bleu (Billy Crocker) and Music Director Paul Sportelli

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Date:
10/02/2018
Ilona Somogyi, David Leong, Molly Smith, Paul Sportelli, Anita Maynard-Losh, Lynn Wat Photo

Ilona Somogyi, David Leong, Molly Smith, Paul Sportelli, Anita Maynard-Losh, Lynn Watson and Keith Parham

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Date:
09/29/2016
Music  Paul Sportelli with Kyle Vaughn and Ian Lassiter (Bill Sykes)  Photo

Music Paul Sportelli with Kyle Vaughn and Ian Lassiter (Bill Sykes)

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Date:
11/16/2015

 

Stage

Productions

Piano/Celeste


Paul Sportelli Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Musical Direction, Resident Production
Paul SportelliThe Light in the Piazza

Paul Sportelli News

OUTDOORS @ THE SHAW to Return This Summer Photo OUTDOORS @ THE SHAW to Return This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

The Shaw Festival will once again go al fresco with a series of specially produced performances, concert series and curated experiences throughout the summer and fall. Popular Outdoors @ The Shaw events return with new enchanting and imaginative encounters at various locations in and around the Festival grounds and Niagara-on-the-Lake.

DAMN YANKEES, GASLIGHT & TOO TRUE TO BE GOOD Coming to The Shaw Festival Photo DAMN YANKEES, GASLIGHT & TOO TRUE TO BE GOOD Coming to The Shaw Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2022

The Shaw Festival’s 60th season will continue with performances of the romantic musical comedy Damn Yankees, psychological thriller Gaslight and surreal tour de force Too True to Be Good. All three shows will begin welcoming audiences to preview performances in the coming days and weeks.

Casting And Creative Teams Announced for Shaw Festival's 60th Anniversary Season Photo Casting And Creative Teams Announced for Shaw Festival's 60th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

Artistic Director Tim Carroll has announced casting and creative teams for the Shaw Festival’s 60th anniversary season.

SHAW FESTIVAL Announces Casting and Creative Teams For Fall and Holiday Shows Photo SHAW FESTIVAL Announces Casting and Creative Teams For Fall and Holiday Shows
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2021

The Shaw Festival's 2021 season continues into fall and winter with the American classic Desire Under the Elms, the beloved Irving Berlin musical Holiday Inn and perennial Yuletide favourite A Christmas Carol.

2021-22 Concert Season Begins At The Royal Conservatory Of Music Photo 2021-22 Concert Season Begins At The Royal Conservatory Of Music
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

Over 90 concerts in uniquely curated series, including Quiet Please There's a Lady on Stage and TD Jazz Concerts: Jazz From Around the World to piano, vocal, chamber, and string concerts, featuring the world's top musicians, are planned for 2021.22.

The Royal Conservatory Announces 2021/22 Concert Season Photo The Royal Conservatory Announces 2021/22 Concert Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

Dr. Peter Simon, Michael and Sonja Koerner President & CEO of The Royal Conservatory of Music, Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts, and James Anagnoson, Dean of The Glenn Gould School, today revealed details of the diverse concerts that will make up the 13th concert season at The Royal Conservatory of Music.

Shaw Festival to Present OUTDOORS @ THE SHAW - A Fresh Air Summer Fête Photo Shaw Festival to Present OUTDOORS @ THE SHAW - A Fresh Air Summer Fête
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2021

Artistic Director Tim Carroll and the Shaw Festival have announced Outdoors @ The Shaw, a series of concerts and events scheduled to take place from July 10 to October 9, 2021 on the grounds of the Festival Theatre and Royal George Theatre in Niagara-on-the-Lake. 

Shaw Festival Announces Casting and Creative Teams for 2021 Main Season Productions Photo Shaw Festival Announces Casting and Creative Teams for 2021 Main Season Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021

Artistic Director Tim Carroll has announced casting for the Shaw Festival’s upcoming productions of Charley’s Aunt, Flush, The Devil’s Disciple, Sherlock Holmes and the Raven’s Curse, A Short History of Niagara and Trouble in Mind.

Shaw Festival Reveals 2020 Financial Results Photo Shaw Festival Reveals 2020 Financial Results
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 19, 2021

In addition to realizing a financial gain, the Shaw Festival also made strides in cultivating new funding partnerships, while supporting surrounding businesses, during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.

Shaw Festival Cancels GYPSY: A MUSICAL FABLE Photo Shaw Festival Cancels GYPSY: A MUSICAL FABLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2021

New COVID-19 restrictions, along with the recent decision to continue the Niagara Region’s placement in the Grey-Lockdown Zone, has made it clear the Shaw Festival is unable to produce Gypsy: A Musical Fable in 2021.

Paul Sportelli Videos

BWW TV Exclusive: Get an Exclusive Look at the Cast of Arena Stage's ANYTHING GOES Ta VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Get an Exclusive Look at the Cast of Arena Stage's ANYTHING GOES Tap-Tapping Away!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2018

Arena Stage presents Corbin Bleu as Billy Crocker and Soara-Joye Ross as Reno Sweeney in Cole Porter's madcap seafaring musical, Anything Goes. Check out the cast in action below!

VIDEO: Watch Clips From Arena Stage's ANYTHING GOES VideoVIDEO: Watch Clips From Arena Stage's ANYTHING GOES
by Stage Tube - Nov 17, 2018

Arena Stage presents Corbin Bleu (Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical; In the Heights; Disney Channel's High School Musical) as Billy Crocker and Soara-Joye Ross(Les Miserables, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess National Tour) as Reno Sweeney in Cole Porter's madcap seafaring musical, Anything Goes. Watch clips below!

BWW TV: Corbin Bleu Taps Into ANYTHING GOES at Arena Stage VideoBWW TV: Corbin Bleu Taps Into ANYTHING GOES at Arena Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 12, 2018

Arena Stage presents Corbin Bleu (Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical; In the Heights; Disney Channel's High School Musical) as Billy Crocker and Soara-Joye Ross (Les Miserables, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess National Tour) as Reno Sweeney in Cole Porter's madcap seafaring musical, Anything Goes.  Check out Corbin in rehearsal for the show below!

VIDEO: The Cast Of ANYTHING GOES At Arena Stage Honors indigenous People VideoVIDEO: The Cast Of ANYTHING GOES At Arena Stage Honors indigenous People
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2018

This week, Molly Smith and the cast of Anything Goes at Arena Stage chose to honor and support Indigenous Peoples' Day (Oct 8). Just as those at sea use Morse code to send SOS alerts, the cast of Anything Goes -- joined by Molly's partner, Suzanne Blue Star Boy -- taps out a call to action in the video below to bring awareness to the epidemic of murdered, kidnapped, and missing Native women in the United States and Canada:

BWW TV: New Trailer for Starry CAROUSEL at Arena Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 9, 2016

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Carousel, directed by Artistic Director Molly Smith, with music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Featuring Musical Direction by Paul Sportelli and Choreography by Parker Esse, Carousel runs now through December 24 in the iconic in-the-round Fichandler Stage. Click below to watch a brand-new trailer for the show!

BWW TV: Betsy Morgan and Nicholas Rodriguez Sing 'If I Loved You' and More in Rehearsal for CAROUSEL at Arena Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 19, 2016

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Carousel, directed by Artistic Director Molly Smith, with music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Featuring Musical Direction by Paul Sportelli and Choreography by Parker Esse, Carousel runs October 28-December 24 in the iconic in-the-round Fichandler Stage. BroadwayWorld has highlights of the company in rehearsal below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Manna Nichols and More in Highlights of Arena's MY FAIR LADY
by Stage Tube - Nov 24, 2012

My Fair Lady, featuring Manna Nichols and Nicholas Rodriguez, is currently curring at Arena Stage through January 6, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights from the show below.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Manna Nichols and More in Rehearsal for Arena Stage's MY FAIR LADY!
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2012

Take a first look at the talented cast of My Fair Lady, featuring Manna Nichols and Nicholas Rodriguez, in rehearsal at Arena Stage below!


Paul Sportelli Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Paul Sportelli been nominated for?
Outstanding Musical Direction, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Light in the Piazza .