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Richard Winkler

 
Bio:
Richard Winkler began producing for Broadway and the West End in 2009. Now with five Tony Awards, three Olivier Awards, and various Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk awards to his credit, Richard continues to focus on, in his words, "Theatre That Matters." (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Richard Winkler began producing for Broadway and the West End in 2009. Now with five Tony Awards, three Olivier Awards, and various Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk awards to his credit, Richard continues to focus on, in his words, "Theatre That Matters." (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Off-Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2016]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2014]
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[Broadway, 2014]
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[Broadway, 2013]
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[Broadway, 2013]
Producer
 
[US Tour, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 2011]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Associate Producer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Houston, TX (Regional), 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Lighting Designer
 
[Regional (US), 2002]
Lighting Designer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2001]
Lighting Designer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 1996]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1994]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1993]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1993]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1987]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1984]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1983]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1983]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1982]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1982]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1981]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1981]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 1978]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Assistant to Miss Musser
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Assistant to Tharon Musser
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Miss Musser
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Miss Musser
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Ms. Musser
 
[Off-Broadway, 1974]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1974]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Tharon Musser

Photos

Marc Alto, Ruby Rakos, Lorna Luft, Michael Wartella, Tina Marie Casamento, David Libb Photo

Marc Alto, Ruby Rakos, Lorna Luft, Michael Wartella, Tina Marie Casamento, David Libby and Richard Winkler

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Date:
10/07/2019
Fern Siegel, Larry Yurman, Richard Winkler, Denis Jones, Marc Acito, David Libby, Tin Photo

Fern Siegel, Larry Yurman, Richard Winkler, Denis Jones, Marc Acito, David Libby, Tina Marie Casamento

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Date:
08/20/2019
Max Von Essen, Richard Winkler Photo

Max Von Essen, Richard Winkler

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Date:
08/20/2019
Tommy Hess, Rodger Hess, Fern Siegel, Tina Marie Casamento, Richard Winkler, Nancy Gi Photo

Tommy Hess, Rodger Hess, Fern Siegel, Tina Marie Casamento, Richard Winkler, Nancy Gibbs

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Date:
08/20/2019
Douglas Denoff, Richard Winkler, Barry Kleinbort Photo

Douglas Denoff, Richard Winkler, Barry Kleinbort

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Date:
07/18/2018

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2018]
Producer

[Broadway, 2018]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Producer

[Broadway, 2016]
Producer

[Broadway, 2015]
Producer

[Broadway, 2014]
Producer

[Broadway, 2014]
Producer

[Broadway, 2013]
Producer

[Broadway, 2013]
Producer

[US Tour, 2012]
Lighting Designer

[US Tour, 2011]
Producer

[Broadway, 2010]
Producer

[Broadway, 2010]
Producer

[Broadway, 2009]
Associate Producer

[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Lighting Designer

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2006]
Lighting Designer

[Houston, TX (Regional), 2006]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Lighting Designer

[Regional (US), 2002]
Lighting Designer

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2001]
Lighting Designer

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 1996]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1996]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1994]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1994]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1993]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1993]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1987]
Lighting Designer

[US Tour, 1987]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1984]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1983]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1983]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1982]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1982]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1981]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1981]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Supervisor

[Broadway, 1978]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer

[Broadway, 1975]
Assistant to Miss Musser

[Broadway, 1975]
Assistant to Tharon Musser

[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Miss Musser

[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Miss Musser

[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Ms. Musser

[Off-Broadway, 1974]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1974]
Director

[Broadway, 1974]
Assistant to Tharon Musser

Richard Winkler Biography

Richard Winkler began producing for Broadway and the West End in 2009. Now with five Tony Awards, three Olivier Awards, and various Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk awards to his credit, Richard continues to focus on, in his words, "Theatre That Matters."

Richard Winkler Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play
Richard WinklerKing Charles III
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Play
Richard Winkler, Disgraced
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Play Gold Star
Richard Winkler, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Musical Gold Star
Richard Winkler, Memphis

Richard Winkler News

Tom Stoppard's LEOPOLDSTADT Begins Broadway Rehearsals Photo Tom Stoppard's LEOPOLDSTADT Begins Broadway Rehearsals
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

Broadway rehearsals have begun for Leopoldstadt, Tom Stoppard's Olivier Award-winning Best New Play, directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Patrick Marber and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, Roy Furman, and Lorne Michaels.

Channing Tatum's MAGIC MIKE LIVE Will Kick Off North American Tour in Miami in Octobe Photo Channing Tatum's MAGIC MIKE LIVE Will Kick Off North American Tour in Miami in October 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2022

The thrilling stage spectacular inspired by the hit ‚ÄúMagic Mike‚ÄĚ films will begin nightly performances in a custom built, state-of-the-art venue at the Miami Marine Stadium site on Key Biscayne on Oct. 13, 2022, for a six-month limited run before heading to its next major North American city.

COME FROM AWAY Returns To The 5th Avenue Theatre, July 20 - August 7 Photo COME FROM AWAY Returns To The 5th Avenue Theatre, July 20 - August 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2022

The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will return to Seattle for a limited engagement from July 20 to August 7, 2022.

COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19 Photo COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Come From Away on Broadway has been canceled tonight due to the detection of Covid-19 cases within the company.

COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Come From Away officially becomes the longest running show in the 105-year history of the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre today with its 1,544th Broadway performance, surpassing the original production of JEKYLL & HYDE.

COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20!  Photo COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20! 
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

Winnipeg has announced that the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical¬† about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will make its Winnipeg return at the Centennial Concert Hall for a limited engagement October 25 ‚Äď 30, 2022.

Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer Photo Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will welcome original Broadway cast¬† member Jenn Colella back to ‚ÄúThe Rock‚ÄĚ as ‚ÄėBeverley/Annette & others,‚Äô this summer - a performance that earned her a 2017 Tony¬† Award nomination and Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Craig Noel, Helen Hayes and Dora Awards, for a strictly limited engagement.

COME FROM AWAY Begins Performances Today At The Ahmanson Theatre Photo COME FROM AWAY Begins Performances Today At The Ahmanson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2022

Critically acclaimed and widely celebrated, ‚ÄúCome From Away,‚ÄĚ a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will open on June 1 in Los Angeles at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre for a limited engagement through June 12, 2022.

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards Photo A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards
by Team BWW - May 20, 2022

Find out this year's nominees and winners for Drama League Awards. The 2022 Awards will recognize eligible Broadway and Off-Broadway (non-virtual only) productions that began preview performances between March 16, 2021, and April 23, 2022.

COME FROM AWAY is Coming to Segerstrom Center for the Arts Photo COME FROM AWAY is Coming to Segerstrom Center for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced that the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, is returning to Costa Mesa at Segerstrom Hall for a limited one week engagement from June 21-26.

Richard Winkler Videos

Exclusive Video: Watch Becky Gulsvig Perform 'Me And The Sky' and More Highlights fro VideoExclusive Video: Watch Becky Gulsvig Perform 'Me And The Sky' and More Highlights from COME FROM AWAY on Tour
by TV - On the Road - Oct 25, 2018

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Come From Away on Tour! Check out the video below! The touring production of Come From Away stars Kevin Carolan (Disney's Newsies), Harter Clingman (Peter and The Starcatcher), Nick Duckart (In the Heights), Chamblee Ferguson, Becky Gulsvig (School of Rock the Musical), Julie Johnson (Memphis), Christine Toy Johnson (The Music Man), James Earl Jones II (The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess), Megan McGinnis (Les Miserables), Andrew Samonsky (South Pacific), Danielle K. Thomas (Avenue Q), Emily Walton (August Osage County), Marika Aubrey, Jane Bunting, Michael Brian Dunn, Julie Garnye, Adam Halpin, Aaron Michael Ray.

VIDEO: National Tour of COME FROM AWAY Launches at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theater VideoVIDEO: National Tour of COME FROM AWAY Launches at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theater
by Stage Tube - Aug 9, 2018

The 5th Avenue Theatre kicks off its 2018-19 season with the launch of Come From Away's North American tour, playing October 9 - November 4, 2018. Single tickets are on sale now and season subscriptions are still available for purchase online at www.5thavenue.org, by phone at 206-625-1900, or in person at the Box Office (1308 5th Avenue in Downtown Seattle).

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of GEORGIE: MY ADVENTURES WITH GEORGE ROSE
by TV - Opening Night Special - Feb 3, 2017

Producers Martin Platt and David Elliott with Mary Cossette, Jamie deRoy, Riki Kane Larimer, Richard Winkler, and Mike Blank, present the New York premiere of Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose, the new play written by and starring Ed Dixon (Sunset Boulevard, LES MISERABLES) with direction by Eric Schaeffer (Follies, Million Dollar Quartet).

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of ELF THE MUSICAL at TUTS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 9, 2013

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) presents the new holiday classic, Elf The Musical, running tomorrow, Dec. 6 - 22 at Hobby Center's Sarofim Hall. Making his TUTS debut as the loveable 'elf' Buddy is Tommy J. Dose. He played Alfred Doolittle in the national tour of My Fair Lady and has circulated the regional theatre scene with companies including the Fulton Theatre, the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra, and the Cumberland County Playhouse. Check out a first look at highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: GREASE at Walnut Street Theatre - Highlights!
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2013

Walnut Street Theatre concludes its landmark 204th season with an all-new production of Broadway and Hollywood's smash-hit, GREASE. Directed by Bruce Lumpkin, with choreography by Michelle Gaudette, this musical extravaganza opened on May 22nd and runs through July 14th on the WST Mainstage. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Robert Petkoff, Tony Sheldon and More in TUTS' CAMELOT
by Stage Tube - Jan 22, 2013

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) presents Camelot, running Jan. 22 - Feb. 3, 2013 at Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. Set in a land where honor and chivalry reign, Camelot follows the love triangle of King Arthur, his Queen Guenevere and the young Lancelot. Dazzling and spellbinding with sweeping romance, historic grandeur, and heart-breaking drama, Camelot is the definitive musical theatre fable. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the production below.

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from MEMPHIS National Tour!
by Stage Tube - Jan 10, 2012

Critically acclaimed MEMPHIS won four 2010 Tony¬ģ Awards including Best Musical, Best Original Score (David Bryan and Joe DiPietro), Best Book (Joe DiPietro), and Best Orchestrations (David Bryan and Daryl Waters) and is currently touring the country. Click below to check out highlights from the tour!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of MEMPHIS National Tour!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 21, 2011

The national touring production of MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony Award-winning Best Musical, kicked off on October 16, 2011 at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, TN (203 South Main Street) where it will play through October 23. Check out highlights from the tour below!

STAGE TUBE: Harvey Fierstein Visits THE TODAY SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 16, 2011

Four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein was featured today, Wednesday, March 16 on 'The Today Show' during the 10:00-11:00 AM hour. Fierstein won a 1984 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical for the original production of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES. Now, 28 years later, he is starring as Albin in the Tony Award-winning revival of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street). In the New York area, 'Today' airs on WNBC Channel 4. Check local listings.

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of Colin Quinn's HBO Special
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 7, 2011

Taped before a live audience at the Helen Hayes Theater in New York City in February, Colin Quinn LONG STORY SHORT showcases the comedian's keen observations in an uproarious history of the world, juxtaposing modern-day human behavior with the rise and fall of empires. From his personification of Caesar as the original Italian mobster to his complaints about ancient Greece and Antigone giving way to Costco and Snooki, Quinn is at his satirical best, taking on the attitudes, appetites and bad habits that have toppled the world's most powerful nations. Go behind the scenes of the special below!


Richard Winkler Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Richard Winkler been nominated for?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for King Charles III , Best Play (Tony Awards) for Disgraced Best Play (Tony Awards) for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike and Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Memphis .

What awards has Richard Winkler won?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spikeand Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Memphis.