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Peter Allen

 
Date of Birth: February 10, 1944
Date of Death: June 18, 1992 (48)

Birth Place: Tenterfield, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Jack Diamond
  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1979
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1971
Henry

Writing

Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist
Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist
Composer
Conceiver
Composer

Photos

Peter Allen backstage at the Biltmore Theatre in 1979 Photo

Peter Allen backstage at the Biltmore Theatre in 1979

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Date:
12/03/2019
Josh Adamson, Lauren Decierdo, and Peter Allen Vogt Photo

Josh Adamson, Lauren Decierdo, and Peter Allen Vogt

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Date:
10/28/2019
Peter Allen Vogt, Ashley Moniz, Craig McEldowney, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Leslie S Photo

Peter Allen Vogt, Ashley Moniz, Craig McEldowney, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Leslie Stevens, Mark Jacoby, Cathy Rigby, Ken Page, Heather Jane Rolff, Joe Abraham, Fatima El-Bashir, John Battagliese, and Neil Starkenberg

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Date:
09/23/2019
Peter Allen Vogt, Tom McCoy, Glenn Casale, and Neil Starkenberg Photo

Peter Allen Vogt, Tom McCoy, Glenn Casale, and Neil Starkenberg

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Date:
09/23/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Jack Diamond

  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1979
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1971
Henry

Writing
Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist
Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist
Composer
Conceiver
Composer





Peter Allen News

Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland Photo Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

On Monday, May 9, Tony Award-winner Debbie Gravitte stormed the Birdland stage with another episode of her series ‚ÄúPlus 1,‚ÄĚ with very special guest, songwriter Marc Shaiman.¬†

Betsy Wolfe, Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More at The Green Room 42 in May Photo Betsy Wolfe, Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More at The Green Room 42 in May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their May line-up for in-person performances. Located inside YOTEL Times Square (570 Tenth Avenue, Fourth Floor), The Green Room 42 is Broadway's newest and most spacious cabaret club.

Christian Borle, J. Harrison Ghee, and More to Lead SOME LIKE IT HOT on Broadway! Photo Christian Borle, J. Harrison Ghee, and More to Lead SOME LIKE IT HOT on Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2022

The classic comedy Some Like It Hot will begin performances on Broadway this fall! It was announced today that the new musical will begin performances onon Tuesday, November 1 and officially open Sunday, December 11 at  the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street).  

Wendy Scherl To Present Marvin Hamlisch Tribute Show At The Green Room 42 Photo Wendy Scherl To Present Marvin Hamlisch Tribute Show At The Green Room 42
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 18, 2022

Award-winner Wendy Scherl returns to the New York stage in a new show honoring award-winner Marvin Hamlisch

Libby O'Donovan, Amelia Ryan, Charmaine Jones, and Clementine Ford Headline Seasonal  Photo Libby O'Donovan, Amelia Ryan, Charmaine Jones, and Clementine Ford Headline Seasonal Sessions at Woodville Town Hall in May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

A seasonal program featuring the very best of original Australian music, cabaret, story, and comedy has been announced for Woodville Town Hall.

Regent Theatre Announces More of Their HAIRSPRAY Cast Photo Regent Theatre Announces More of Their HAIRSPRAY Cast
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 3, 2022

Some of Australia’s most-loved performers including Todd McKenney, Rhonda Burchmore, Rob Mills, and Asabi Goodman are joining Shane Jacobson, as Edna Turnblad, to star in the upcoming premiere of the Tony Award winning Broadway production of Hairspray, set to open at the Regent Theatre in August.

MSO Celebrate's Barbra Streisand's 80th Birthday With TO BARBRA, WITH LOVE Photo MSO Celebrate's Barbra Streisand's 80th Birthday With TO BARBRA, WITH LOVE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

The inimitable music legend Barbra Streisand turns 80 in April 2022 and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra celebrates this monumental occasion with four stunning performances at Hamer Hall. 

April Concerts Announced At The Royal Conservatory Of Music Photo April Concerts Announced At The Royal Conservatory Of Music
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 15, 2022

The Royal Conservatory Of Music has announced its April lineup of concerts including Live Life Now, Live Music Again @ Koerner Hall and classical concerts with Ivo Pogorelińá, Joyce DiDonato, Sir Bryn Terfel, Eve Egoyan and more!

Lauren Zakrin, John Battagliese & More to Take Part in BROADWAY AT THE BOURBON ROOM Photo Lauren Zakrin, John Battagliese & More to Take Part in BROADWAY AT THE BOURBON ROOM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

'Broadway at The Bourbon Room' is a new, monthly musical cabaret in Hollywood showcasing Broadway’s best talent and celebrating the songs, stories, and stars of Broadway. Each month will feature a different musical theme for Broadway at the Bourbon Room.

Penguin Rep Theatre Announces 2022 Season Photo Penguin Rep Theatre Announces 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

After a government mandate and Covid-19 safety concerns shut down theatrical productions on its stage for two years, Penguin Rep Theatre will resume presenting plays, comedies and musical revues starting mid-March, artistic director Joe Brancato announced recently.

Peter Allen Videos

MARK WILLIAM: COME CROON WITH ME to Play Feinstein's at Hotel Carmichael in Carmel VideoMARK WILLIAM: COME CROON WITH ME to Play Feinstein's at Hotel Carmichael in Carmel
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 30, 2021

Mark William hits the stage like a lighting bolt! Putting his own unique, youthful spin on golden age crooner styling, Mark performs a collection of timeless tunes from Broadway and The Great American Songbook, including such iconic songs as Come Fly With Me, Moon River, and Over the Rainbow.

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Warms Up His Voice for THE MUSIC MAN on Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Hugh Jackman Warms Up His Voice for THE MUSIC MAN on Broadway!
by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2021

Hear Jackman sing a bit of 'Pick-a-Little, Talk-a-Little' with THE LATE SHOW host Stephen Colbert.

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Wears Nothing But Boots in an Ad for R.M. Williams VideoVIDEO: Hugh Jackman Wears Nothing But Boots in an Ad for R.M. Williams
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2020

Hugh Jackman appears in his favorite boots - and nothing else - in an advertisement for retailer R.M. Williams.

VIDEO: THE BOY FROM OZ Original Australian Cast Reunites for 'I Go to Rio' VideoVIDEO: THE BOY FROM OZ Original Australian Cast Reunites for 'I Go to Rio'
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2020

As a 20th Anniversary Celebration, the Original Australian Company of The Boy from Oz reunited to go back to Rio! Watch as the cast reunites to perform the show's joyous finale: 'I Go to Rio'.

Mark William, Two-Time BWW Cabaret Award Winner and MAC Award Nominee, Returns to The VideoMark William, Two-Time BWW Cabaret Award Winner and MAC Award Nominee, Returns to The Green Room 42
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 2, 2020

Fresh off his wins for BroadwayWorld's Best Debut Show and Best Independent Recording of 2019, Mark returns to The Green Room 42 on Friday March 6th at 7pm to continue his love affair with the Great American Songbook. Mark hypnotizes with a set of enduring classics filtered through his youthful perspective and talent set. The show is distinctly new-age romantic, while still evocative of golden-age cinematic glamour. Backed by a stellar six-piece band led by musical director Clint Edwards, the show is directed by Preston and Richard Ridge.

BWW TV: Mark William Gets Ready for Album Debut and Return to Green Room 42 VideoBWW TV: Mark William Gets Ready for Album Debut and Return to Green Room 42
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 1, 2019

Yellow Sound Label has announced the release of Mark William: Come Croon With Me, the debut recording of Mark William. Featuring the songs in his critically acclaimed nightclub act, Come Croon With Me, it is now available for pre-order and will be released on CD, digital download, and all streaming platforms on November 22.

VIDEO: On This Day, October 22- Happy Birthday, Marc Shaiman! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, October 22- Happy Birthday, Marc Shaiman!
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2019

On this day we celebrate legendary composer of stage and screen, the great Marc Shaiman!

VIDEO: STAGES St. Louis Presents The Midwest Premiere of THE BOY FROM OZ VideoVIDEO: STAGES St. Louis Presents The Midwest Premiere of THE BOY FROM OZ
by Stage Tube - Jun 13, 2019

STAGES St. Louis opens its 33rd Season with the Midwest Premiere of THE BOY FROM OZ. Join STAGES May 31 through June 30 at the Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood for the story of Australian singer-songwriter Peter Allen in this incredible show featuring hits like 'I Love You, I Honestly Love You', 'Don't Cry Out Loud', 'I Go To Rio', and more!

BWW TV: Mark William Will Kick Off Tony Awards Weekend at The Green Room 42 VideoBWW TV: Mark William Will Kick Off Tony Awards Weekend at The Green Room 42
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2019

Mark William will return, by popular demand, with yet another encore performance of his critically acclaimed, sold-out solo nightclub debut "Come Croon With Me" on  Friday June 7th at The Green Room 42 located in the Yotel at 570 10th Ave. at 42nd Street on the 4th floor. Putting his own unique, youthful spin on golden age crooner styling, Mark performs a collection of classic tunes from Broadway and The Great American Songbook.

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Sings BEAUTY AND THE BEASTS's 'Gaston' VideoVIDEO: Hugh Jackman Sings BEAUTY AND THE BEASTS's 'Gaston'
by Alan Henry - May 20, 2019

Hugh Jackman is currently on an international tour, selling out Arenas across the globe! As part of his tour, he performs a segment featuring 'Gaston' from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST -  a number he did over 400 times in the show for the Australian production! Check out the video!


Peter Allen Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Peter Allen been in?
Peter Allen has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Peter Allen been in?
Peter Allen has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Peter Allen written?
Peter Allen has written 4 shows including Peter Allen: Up in One (Conceiver), The Madwoman of Central Park West (Composer), Legs Diamond (Composer/Lyricist), The Boy From Oz (Composer/Lyricist).