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Philip William McKinley

Also Credited As: Philip Wm. McKinley
 

Bio:
See official website (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Revival, 1987
Performer
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1984
Performer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2011] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]
 
[New York, 2006]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Director
 
[New York, 2002]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 1984]
Director
 
[Regional (US), 2005]
Director

Photos

Philip William McKinley, Wendy Cavett, Rob Morrow, Jack Noseworthy, Anastacia McClesk Photo

Philip William McKinley, Wendy Cavett, Rob Morrow, Jack Noseworthy, Anastacia McClesky, Katrina Lenk, Jill Schackner, Shaun McKenna and Carol Schuberg

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Date:
08/28/2012
Philip William McKinley, Wendy Cavett, Rob Morrow, Jack Noseworthy, Anastacia McClesk Photo

Philip William McKinley, Wendy Cavett, Rob Morrow, Jack Noseworthy, Anastacia McClesky, Katrina Lenk, Jill Schackner, Shaun McKenna and Carol Schuberg

From: 
Date:
08/28/2012
Philip William McKinley, Wendy Cavett, Rob Morrow, Jack Noseworthy, Anastacia McClesk Photo

Philip William McKinley, Wendy Cavett, Rob Morrow, Jack Noseworthy, Anastacia McClesky, Katrina Lenk, Jill Schackner, Shaun McKenna and Carol Schuberg

From: 
Date:
08/28/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Revival, 1987
Performer

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1984
Performer

Productions

[Broadway, 2011] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]

[New York, 2006]
Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Director

[New York, 2002]
Director

[Regional (US), 1984]
Director

[Regional (US), 2005]
Director

Philip William McKinley Biography

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Philip William McKinley News

BWW Review: David Lee's 'Sparkling and Winning' Adaptation of LERNER AND LOEWE'S CAME Photo BWW Review: David Lee's 'Sparkling and Winning' Adaptation of LERNER AND LOEWE'S CAMELOT at Studio Tenn
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 7, 2022

Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot, the 1960 musical based on the legend of King Arthur and his knights of the round table and adapted from the T.H. White novel The Once and Future King, is now onstage in Franklin, in an entertaining, sparkling and winningly fast-paced rendition from Studio Tenn. Under the direction of Broadway veteran Phillip William McKinley (The Boy From Oz, Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark) who, with his creative team, brings to life the show’s 2010 update by multiple Emmy Award-winning, multi-hyphenate television producer David Lee (Frasier, Wings, The Jeffersons).

MARVEL Co-Creator Stan Lee Has Died at 95 Photo MARVEL Co-Creator Stan Lee Has Died at 95
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 12, 2018

Stan Lee, the legendary comic book writer, editor, actor, producer and publisher, has passed away at the age of 95.

RENT to Rock the Gateway in Bellport Village
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

RENT, Jonathan Larson's famed rock opera that changed the course of a generation, opens at The Gateway in Bellport Village on Wednesday, May 17 and runs through June 3.

Playwright Glen Berger Talks SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK on Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Podcast
by Sally Henry Fuller - Feb 1, 2015

When Glen Berger signed on to write the script for a musical adaptation of SPIDER-MAN, alongside director Julie Taymor and music team Bono and the Edge, Berger thought he was about to have a mega-hit on his hands. But as he shares on a recent episode of Geek's Guide to the Galaxy, it was not to be. Click here to listen to the full interview!

Photo Flash: First Look at Alex Ross, Sarah Elizabeth Smith and More in the Regional Premiere of THE BOY FROM OZ at Uptown Players
by Christina Mancuso - Jul 30, 2014

Uptown Players closes its 2014 season with the Regional Premiere of the 2003 Tony Award winning musical, The Boy From Oz. This is the first regional theater production announced in the United States since the Broadway production and will run July 25 through August 10, 2014 at the Kalita Humphreys Theater. Check out a first look below!

Michael Cohl Reveals SPIDER-MAN Arena Tour in the Works for 2015-16
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 25, 2014

In a recent interview with the Wall Street Journal, Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark producer Michael Cohl revealed that the show will n fact not be opening in Las Vegas. Instead an arena tour is in the works for 'late 2015 or winter 2016.' He told WSJ: "I think Spider-man is a pop culture rock show that was meant to be in arenas." When asked about the recently cancelled Jesus Christ Superstar arena tour, another project with which he was affiliated, Cohl commented: "It was a disaster. Ticket sales were terrible."

Injured SPIDER-MAN Actor Daniel Curry Talks Accident, Lawsuit and More: 'I Thought, Am I Going to Die?'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2014

More has come to light on the SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK saga involving injured dancer Daniel Curry, as the performer has opened up about the experience and the resulting lawsuit in an interview with The New York Times.

Injured SPIDER-MAN Actor Daniel Curry Suing Show's Producers
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2014

SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK might have closed on Broadway, but its drama continues. The New York Times reports that Daniel Curry, who was injured in August while performing in the musical, filed a lawsuit this week against the show's producers, engineering consultants and others, pointing to the "negligence in the design and operation of a mechanical lift that Mr. Curry was using onstage when he was hurt."

Photo Coverage: SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK Takes Final Flight on Broadway; Inside Closing Night Curtain Call!
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 5, 2014

SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK, the Broadway spectacular that defied odds and expectations to conquer New York, played its final performance at the Foxwoods Theatre yesterday, Jan. 4, 2014, after being seen by approximately two million fans, and 1,268 performances. Since it began previews on November 28, 2010, and even before they bagan, the show's high and lows were in the news, making it one of the most talked about shows in theater history. Last night, BWW was on the scene to capture Spidey's final moments on the Great White Way - check out photos from the show's last curtain call below!

SPIDER-MAN Swings Off Broadway - The Full History!
by BWW Staff - Jan 4, 2014

In today's edition of 'SPIDER-MAN Swings Off Broadway,' check out the show's FULL history from it's inception in 2007 to future plans for a run in Las Vegas.

Philip William McKinley Videos

STAGE TUBE: Reeve Carney Takes Final Bow as SPIDER-MAN
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2013

In the video below, watch Reeve Carney take his final bow as the original lead Peter Parker aka Spider-Man on Broadway before announcing his successor, Justin Matthew Sargent (Rock of Ages). Reeve played his final performance yesterday, September 15, 2013, and leaves to begin shooting for the new Showtime series Penny Dreadful. Sargent began performances today, September 16, 2013. Click below!

BWW TV: SPIDER-MAN Celebrates Father's Day!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 17, 2013

This past weekend, Spider-Man helped celebrate fathers by offering a special Father's Day promotion- for those who swung by SPIDER-MAN and purchased one full price Orchestra or Flying Circle ticket, dad got his ticket for free. Following the performance the cast invited three families backstage for a meet and greet with Reeve Carney. Check out highlights from the festivities below!

BWW TV: Bono & The Edge Celebrate 1000 Broadway Performances with SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK Cast!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 31, 2013

Earlier this week, the cast of Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark, including Reeve Carney, Robert Cuccioli, Rebecca Faulkenberry, and Christina DeCicco celebrated the show's 1,000 performance on Broadway with special surprise guests. For the exciting event, creators Bono and the Edge visited to Foxwoods Theatre for the milestone performance, and BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the festivities below!

STAGE TUBE: SPIDER-MAN Cast Says Farewell to Peter Parker
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2013

SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark is now in its 2nd smash year on Broadway, and has been seen by more than 1 million audience members from around the world. It features music and lyrics by 22-time Grammy Award-winners Bono and The Edge, direction by Philip William McKinley (The Boy From Oz), and a book co-written by Julie Taymor, Glen Berger(Underneath The Lintel) and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Fantastic Four and Spider-Man comics, 'Big Love'). Peter Parker died in the 700th and final issue of 'The Amazing Spider-Man,' and in the video below, the cast tributes the character along with a slew of other stars. Check it out below!

BWW TV: Inside SPIDER-MAN's Calendar Photo Shoot!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 3, 2012

SPIDER-MAN Turn Off The Dark is now in its 2nd smash year on Broadway, and has been seen by more than 1 million audience members from around the world. It features music and lyrics by 22-time Grammy® Award-winners Bono and The Edge, direction by Philip William McKinley (The Boy From Oz), and a book co-written by Julie Taymor, Glen Berger(Underneath The Lintel) and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Fantastic Four and Spider-Man comics, "Big Love"). The cast just took part in a photo shoot for the show's 2013 calendar and you can check out a behind the scenes video below!

STAGE TUBE: Jordan Roth Talks SPIDER-MAN's 'Unprecedented' Journey, MANILOW ON BROADWAY and More
by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2012

SPIDER-MAN just celebrated its second year on Broadway; hear what Jujamcyn Theatres owner Jordan Roth had to say on the show's success, plus upcoming shows CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, LUCKY GUY, MANILOW ON BROADWAY and more, below!

VIDEO: SPIDER-MAN Invades Times Square to Help Hurricane Victims
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 15, 2012

Almost a dozen SPIDER-MAN cast members invaded Times Square on this morning's GOOD MORNING AMERICA on ABC to talk about their efforts to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Sandy. Check out their appearance below!

BWW TV: Robert Cuccioli Talks Becoming SPIDER-MAN's 'Green Goblin'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 6, 2012

Broadway star Robert Cuccioli took a few moments during a rehearsal for The Actor's Fund benefit concert of CHESS to talk with BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge about prepping to play the 'Green Goblin' in SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK. Watch the video below to see Cuccioli's thoughts on getting into character and donning the green suit!

STAGE TUBE: Batman Auditions for Broadway's SPIDER-MAN!
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2012

Broadway's SPIDER-MAN, which has now been open at the Foxwoods Theatre for almost a year, has likey seen its fair share of hopeful auditionees, all wanting to wear the blue and red suit. In the video below, check out some hilarious 'lost audition footage' of Batman auditionaing for the title role!

BWW TV: SPIDER-MAN Wishes Reeve Carney a Happy Birthday with Video Retrospective
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 19, 2012

Yesterday, April 18, Reeve Carney celebrated his 29th birthday at the Foxwoods Theatre. As a gift, the Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark house crew compiled a video retrospective of the star's journey with the show from rehearsal through opening and BroadwayWorld shares it with you below!