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Philip J. Smith

 

Bio:
Philip J. Smith is the Chairman and Co-CEO of the Shubert Organization. (read complete bio)

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With Philip J. Smith, Chairman, and Robert E. Wankel, President of The Shubert Organi Photo

With Philip J. Smith, Chairman, and Robert E. Wankel, President of The Shubert Organization at the launch party Shubert gave for STAGES in the J.J. Shubert Penthouse in the Sardi Building, 2019.

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Lucius Young, Robert Wankel, Drew Cohen, James Harkness, Philip J. Smith, Jawan M. Ja Photo

Lucius Young, Robert Wankel, Drew Cohen, James Harkness, Philip J. Smith, Jawan M. Jackson, Freddie Gershon, Michael I. Sovern, Peter Avery, Vicki Reiss, Amy Dorfman Wine, Paul L. King

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Robert E. Wankel, Annette Bening, Philip J. Smith, Abby Schroeder, and Brian Stokes M Photo

Robert E. Wankel, Annette Bening, Philip J. Smith, Abby Schroeder, and Brian Stokes Mitchell

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Actors Fund President and CEO Joseph Benincasa, Actors Fund Chief Operating Officer B Photo

Actors Fund President and CEO Joseph Benincasa, Actors Fund Chief Operating Officer Barbara Davis, Shubert Organization President Robert E. Wankel, Actors Fund Trustee Paul Libin, Shubert Organization Chairman Philip J. Smith and Broadway Cares/Equity Fig

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Philip J. Smith Biography

Philip J. Smith is the Chairman and Co-CEO of the Shubert Organization.

Philip J. Smith Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Musical
Philip J. SmithSchool of Rock
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Musical
Philip J. SmithBright Star
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play Gold Star
Philip J. SmithThe Humans
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play
Philip J. SmithKing Charles III
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre Gold Star
Philip J. Smith

Philip J. Smith News

Wake Up With BWW 3/11: McKenzie Kurtz Joins FROZEN Tour, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/11: McKenzie Kurtz Joins FROZEN Tour, and More!
by - Mar 11, 2022

Today's top stories include¬†McKenzie Kurtz,¬†who made her Broadway debut playing ‚ÄúAnna‚ÄĚ in¬†Frozen, will reprise the role on the North American tour March 17 ‚Äď April 11, 2022.¬† Plus, the cast of The Minutes is preparing for Broadway, episode four of The Aging Ingenue, and more!

Broadway Theatres to Dim Lights on March 22 in Memory of Philip J. Smith Photo Broadway Theatres to Dim Lights on March 22 in Memory of Philip J. Smith
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

The Broadway community will honor the memory of Philip J. Smith, the esteemed Chairman Emeritus of The Shubert Organization who was highly regarded for his contributions to American theatre for more than 63 years. Mr. Smith passed away on January 15, 2021, at the age of 89.

Philip J. Smith Memorial Celebration Set for March 22 at the Music Box Theatre Photo Philip J. Smith Memorial Celebration Set for March 22 at the Music Box Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

The Shubert Organization has announced plans for a memorial celebration of its former Chairman, Philip J. Smith on Tuesday, March 22 at 1:00pm at the Music Box Theatre, 239 West 45th Street. Mr. Smith passed away on January 15, 2021 at the age of 89.

Albert Poland's Bestselling STAGES Gets an AudioBook & Richard Jay-Alexander Takes Yo Photo Albert Poland's Bestselling STAGES Gets an AudioBook & Richard Jay-Alexander Takes You Into The Room Where It Happens
by Robert Diamond - Jan 19, 2021

Today there is something fun and exciting to announce. You may recall, back in June I did a story about legendary theatrical figure Albert Poland and his book STAGES, which is not only an excellent and enjoyable read for anyone interested in theatre, but continues its strength in sales, hence, bringing it to audiobook.

Philip J. Smith, Chairman Emeritus of The Shubert Organization, Has Passed Away at Ag Photo Philip J. Smith, Chairman Emeritus of The Shubert Organization, Has Passed Away at Age 89
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 15, 2021

The Shubert Organization has announced the passing of its beloved Chairman Emeritus, Philip J. Smith. Mr. Smith passed away peacefully on January 15, 2021, in New York City at the age of 89. The cause of death was complications from Covid-19, confirmed by his daughters, Linda Phillips and Jennifer Stein.

Dr. Pamela Newkirk Announced as New Member of the Board of Directors of The Shubert O Photo Dr. Pamela Newkirk Announced as New Member of the Board of Directors of The Shubert Organization
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020

The Board of Directors of The Shubert Organization announced the appointment of Dr. Pamela Newkirk as a new member of the board, effective immediately. Dr. Newkirk will also serve on the board of The Shubert Foundation. 

Billy Porter, Javier Mu√Īoz, Kimberly Marable and More Added to  Broadway Cares/Equit Photo Billy Porter, Javier Mu√Īoz, Kimberly Marable and More Added to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Board of Trustees
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2020

Six Broadway leaders and stalwarts - Adam Krauthamer, Kimberly Marable, Brian Moreland, Javier Mu√Īoz, Billy Porter and Schele Williams - today joined the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' Board of Trustees.

Richard Jay-Alexander Chats With Theatre Legend Albert Poland About His Book STAGES,  Photo Richard Jay-Alexander Chats With Theatre Legend Albert Poland About His Book STAGES, Judy Garland, The Biz and More
by Robert Diamond - Jun 26, 2020

Getting on the phone with Albert Poland totally swept me away and into the world we love for a glorious 45 minutes...

Philip J. Smith, Chairman and Co-CEO of The Shubert Organization, Announces His Retir Photo Philip J. Smith, Chairman and Co-CEO of The Shubert Organization, Announces His Retirement
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 19, 2020

Philip J. Smith, Chairman and Co-CEO of The Shubert Organization, has announced his retirement, effective June 30th, 2020. The Shubert Organization owns and operates 17 Broadway theatres and six Off-Broadway venues. Mr. Smith will also resign his duties as Chairman of The Shubert Foundation.

Bishop Arts Theatre Receives Inaugural Gift From The Shubert Foundation Photo Bishop Arts Theatre Receives Inaugural Gift From The Shubert Foundation
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2020

The Shubert Foundation has awarded a record total of $32 million to 556 not-for-profit performing arts organizations across the United States. This marks the 37th consecutive year that the Foundation has increased its giving.

Philip J. Smith Videos

BWW TV: Watch Laura Osnes & More Perform at SDCF's Mr. Abbott Awards! VideoBWW TV: Watch Laura Osnes & More Perform at SDCF's Mr. Abbott Awards!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 26, 2019

Last night Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF), the non-for-profit foundation of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC), hosted the annual "Mr. Abbott" Award gala and celebrated the 60th anniversary of SDC.

STAGE TUBE: Bebe Neuwirth Accepts Actors Fund Medal of Honor
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2011

The Actors Fund's annual gala on May 23, 2011 at the New York Marriott Marquis honored Tony and Emmy Award winning actress and current star of 'The Addams Family,' Bebe Neuwirth ('Chicago,' 'Sweet Charity,' 'Cheers,' 'Frasier'); Tony, Emmy and Academy Award winning actor Al Pacino ('The Godfather: Parts I, II and III,' 'Scent of a Woman,' HBO's 'Angels in America' and 'You Don't Know Jack,' 'The Merchant of Venice'), and Vice President, Market General Manager for New York City's Marriott & Renaissance Hotels Michael J. Stengel. Check out Neuwirth's acceptance speech by clicking below!

BWW TV: Daniel Radcliffe Hosts MTI Student Celebration
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2011

Daniel Radcliffe, star of the Tony-nominated How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying and the beloved Harry Potter films, served as master of ceremonies as hundreds of students from middle and intermediate New York City Public Schools in Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens and Manhattan had their Broadway debut at the Shubert Foundation/MTI Broadway JR. Student Celebration at the Majestic Theatre (245 West 44th Street) today, Monday, June 6th from 10:30 AM to noon. Each school performed a song from their production of a student version of a classic musical, including Annie JR., Once on this Island JR., Seussical JR., Disney's Aladdin JR. and Guys and Dolls JR. A list of schools which participated in the June 6th celebration follows.


Philip J. Smith Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Philip J. Smith been nominated for?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for School of Rock , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Bright Star , Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Humans Best Play (Tony Awards) for King Charles III and Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre (Tony Awards) for .

What awards has Philip J. Smith won?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Humansand Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre (Tony Awards) for .