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Rob Kolson

 
Bio:
Rob is an Emmy-Award winning writer, director, composer and producer, and a proud alumnus of Chicago's renowned Second City comedy theatre. He owns Chicago's Apollo Theater, which recently hosted the Broadway musical Million Dollar Quartet for seven years, making it the longest-running Broadway show ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Rob is an Emmy-Award winning writer, director, composer and producer, and a proud alumnus of Chicago's renowned Second City comedy theatre. He owns Chicago's Apollo Theater, which recently hosted the Broadway musical Million Dollar Quartet for seven years, making it the longest-running Broadway show ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

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[Broadway, 2018]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2018]
Producer

[Broadway, 2017]
Producer

Rob Kolson Biography

Rob is an Emmy-Award winning writer, director, composer and producer, and a proud alumnus of Chicago's renowned Second City comedy theatre. He owns Chicago's Apollo Theater, which recently hosted the Broadway musical Million Dollar Quartet for seven years, making it the longest-running Broadway show in Chicago's history.




Rob Kolson News

Box Office Is Now Open For A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Photo Box Office Is Now Open For A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

The Broadhurst Theatre box office opens today at 10 AM for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical. A Beautiful Noise will begin preview performances Wednesday, November 2 ahead of a Sunday, December 4 opening night at the Broadhurst Theatre.

Will Swenson, Mark Jacoby, Robyn Hurder & More to Lead A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DI Photo Will Swenson, Mark Jacoby, Robyn Hurder & More to Lead A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

The cast has been announced for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical which will begin preview performances Wednesday, November 2 ahead of a Sunday, December 4 opening night at Broadway's Broadhurst Theatre.

Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Begins Performances Tonight Photo Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Begins Performances Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

The world premiere of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will begin performances tonight at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre. Learn about the new production!

Broadway's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Now On Sale At The 5th Avenue Theatre Photo Broadway's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Now On Sale At The 5th Avenue Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 27, 2020

Tickets for the Seattle engagement of the national tour of the Tony Award-Winning Broadway revival of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND are on sale now.

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Tour Comes to Houston in February 2020 Photo ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Tour Comes to Houston in February 2020
by Stephi Wild - Jan 8, 2020

The North American Tour of the Tony Award-winning revival of Once On This Island appears at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts from Feb. 18 to March 1. For ticketing information, visit TUTS.com.

Michelle Williams to Depart ONCE ON THIS ISLAND; Lea Salonga Returns Dec 27 Photo Michelle Williams to Depart ONCE ON THIS ISLAND; Lea Salonga Returns Dec 27
by Alan Henry - Dec 12, 2018

BroadwayWorld has learned that Michelle Williams has been advised by her doctors to take a leave of absence from performing. Lea Salonga, who originated the role in this production will play Erzulie from December 27 through its final performance on January 6.

The Story Ends: Tony-Winning Revival of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND To Close This January Photo The Story Ends: Tony-Winning Revival of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND To Close This January
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 27, 2018

It was announced today that the Tony Award winning Best Revival will close on Sunday, January 6, 2019. When it closes this production will have played 29 previews and 458 performances.

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Announces Week Long Fan Celebration, Including Prizes, Special Ev Photo ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Announces Week Long Fan Celebration, Including Prizes, Special Events, and More
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2018

The producers of Once On This Island announced today that in honor of one year on Broadway they will celebrate their fans during the week of October 29. From October 29- November 4, the production will be hosting special events, giving away exclusive prizes, and offering a 2-for-1 deal on tickets. Fans can redeem code: OOTIFB1 on TelechargeOffers.com or at the box office.

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Announces Plush Goat Weekend Giveaway! Photo ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Announces Plush Goat Weekend Giveaway!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2018

Once On This Island not only was a surprise winner at this year's Tony Awards when it took the Best Musical Revival Award, but its mascot goat, Sparky, became the darling of the night when it walked the red carpet. Now, you can have a piece of the show's caprine magic this Sunday, September 30 when the first 50 ticket buyers at the Circle in the Square Theatre box office take home a free plush toy goat. This offer is good for any performance and for all tickets $59.50 or more. One per purchase; not valid for lottery ticket buyers.

GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER Cast Album Available Digitally Today Photo GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER Cast Album Available Digitally Today
by Julie Musbach - Sep 28, 2018

SH-K-BOOM RECORDS has announced that Gettin' The Band Back Together - Original Broadway Cast Recording has been released in digital and streaming formats today, Friday, September 28.

Rob Kolson Videos

VIDEO: Find Out What's in Store from GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER VideoVIDEO: Find Out What's in Store from GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER
by Stage Tube - May 14, 2018

With tongue firmly planted in cheek, the upcoming new Broadway musical comedy, Gettin' The Band Back Together, today released a new teaser trailer for the show which heads to Broadway this July. Check it out below!

BWW TV: Meet the Rockin' Company of GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER VideoBWW TV: Meet the Rockin' Company of GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 8, 2018

The band is gettin' back together and Broadway is going to bear witness. Meet the company and get a preview of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Cast of Off-Broadway's 50 SHADES! The Musical Performs on GOOD DAY NEW YORK
by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2014

50 Shades! The Musical - The Original Parody at The Elektra Theatre (300 W. 43rd Street) is now in previews ahead of an opening night of March 12th. Directed by Al Samuels and Rob Lindley, 50 Shades! The Musical - The Original Parody is produced by Royal Mile Entertainment, Andrew Asnes, Rob Kolson and 50 Shades Tour LLC. The cast of the production performed on GOOD DAY NEW YORK this morning - check it out below!

BWW TV: Watch a Sexy Sneak Peek of 50 SHADES! THE MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 17, 2014

50 Shades! The Musical - The Original Parody at The Elektra Theatre (300 W. 43rd Street), will begin performances on Friday, February 21st with opening night set for March 12th. Directed by Al Samuelsand Rob Lindley, 50 Shades! The Musical - The Original Parody is produced by Royal Mile Entertainment, Andrew Asnes, Rob Kolson and 50 Shades Tour LLC. The company recently met the press and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the company. Check out what they had to say and watch a performance preview below!