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Rob Milburn

 
Bio:
Broadway music composition and sound credits include: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Speed of Darkness, My Thing of Love, Superior Donuts, A Year with Frog and Toad, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Hollywood Arms, King Hedley II, Buried Child, The Song of Jacob Zulu and The Grapes of Wrath. Off ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway music composition and sound credits include: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Speed of Darkness, My Thing of Love, Superior Donuts, A Year with Frog and Toad, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Hollywood Arms, King Hedley II, Buried Child, The Song of Jacob Zulu and The Grapes of Wrath. Off ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer & Composer
 
[Chicago, 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Original music and sound designer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Original Music and Sound Design
 
[West End, 2016]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Sound Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Original Music & Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Music Designer
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Chicago, 2006]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Composer
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Sound Designer
 
[Chicago (Regional), 2001]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Sound Designer
 
[Chicago, 2000]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Musical Director
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Composer
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1991]
Sound Designer
Composer
 
[Broadway, 1990]
Sound Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Sound Designer

Writing

Music
Music

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer & Composer

[Chicago, 2018]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Original music and sound designer

[Broadway, 2017]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Original Music and Sound Design

[West End, 2016]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Sound Design

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Original Music & Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2015]
Sound Design

[Broadway, 2014]
Sound Design

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2013]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 2012]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2010]
Composer

Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Music Designer

Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Chicago, 2006]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Composer

Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2003]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2002]
Sound Designer

[Chicago (Regional), 2001]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2001]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 2001]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Sound Designer

[Chicago, 2000]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Musical Director

Sound Designer

[Broadway, 1996]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 1995]
Composer

[Broadway, 1994]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 1993]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1992]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Sound Designer

[Broadway, 1991]
Sound Designer

Composer

[Broadway, 1990]
Sound Designer

[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Sound Designer

Writing
Music
Music

Rob Milburn Biography

Broadway music composition and sound credits include: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Speed of Darkness, My Thing of Love, Superior Donuts, A Year with Frog and Toad, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Hollywood Arms, King Hedley II, Buried Child, The Song of Jacob Zulu and The Grapes of Wrath. Off Broadway music and sound credits include: Inked Baby, After Ashley, Boy Gets Girl, Red, Space, The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, Marvin's Room, Eyes for Consuela and Ruined. Recent original music and sound credits include: The Bluest Eye (Hartford Stage, Long Wharf Theatre); The Crucible, Good Boys and True and The Pillowman (Steppenwolf); Mrs. Packard (McCarter Theatre, Kennedy Center); Cyrano de Bergerac (Alley Theatre in Houston, Texas); Mirror of the Invisible World and Vigils (Goodman Theatre); Mrs. Warren's Profession (Alliance Theatre in Atlanta); and A Big Blue Nail (Victory Gardens Theatre). Recent sound credits include: Dublin Carol, Superior Donuts and Anne Frank (Steppenwolf); Amadeus (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre); The Pain and the Itch (Playwrights Horizons in New York City); The Birthday Party (McCarter Theatre); and Maurice Sendak and Tony Kushner's Comedy on the Bridge & Brundibar. Original music, music direction and sound credits include: How Shakespeare Won the West (Huntington Theatre Company); and The Caucasian Chalk Circle and Life is a Dream (South Coast Repertory). Rob and his collaborator Michael Bodeen have created music and sound at many of America's resident theatres including: Goodman Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, Comedy Theatre (London’s West End), The Barbican Center, National Theatre (London), Cameri Theatre (Tel Aviv), Subaru Acting Company (Japan) and festivals in Toronto, Dublin, Galway, Perth and Sydney. They recently composed music and designed sound for the opening ceremonies of the Amateur International Boxing Association at the Chicago Theatre.

Rob Milburn Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2016 - Outstanding Sound Design Gold Star
Rob Milburn, Guards at the Taj
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production
Rob MilburnThe Tempest
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Sound Design Gold Star
Rob Milburn, Space
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production
Rob MilburnThe Miser
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production
Rob MilburnDancing at Lughnasa

Rob Milburn News

Photos: KING JAMES Celebrates Opening Night at Center Theatre Group Photo Photos: KING JAMES Celebrates Opening Night at Center Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2022

The World premiere production of Rajiv Joseph's new work 'King James,' celebrated its opening night at Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum this week. Go inside opening night!

KING JAMES Opens This Week at The Mark Taper Forum Photo KING JAMES Opens This Week at The Mark Taper Forum
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

The world premiere production of Rajiv Joseph's new work ‚ÄúKing James,‚ÄĚ opens at Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum on June 8 and continues through July 3, 2022. Find out how to get tickets to the Tony and Obie Award-winning director Kenny Leon helmed new play from the Pulitzer Prize-short lister.

Cast Announced For Rajiv Joseph's KING JAMES at Center Theatre Group Photo Cast Announced For Rajiv Joseph's KING JAMES at Center Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2022

Casting has been announced for the World premiere production of Rajiv Joseph's new work ‚ÄúKing James,‚ÄĚ coming to Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum June 1 through July 3, 2022. Tony and Obie Award-winning director Kenny Leon will direct this new play from the Pulitzer Prize-short lister¬†co-commissioned by Center Theatre Group and Steppenwolf Theatre Company.

BWW Review: KING JAMES at Steppenwolf Theatre Company Photo BWW Review: KING JAMES at Steppenwolf Theatre Company
by Rachel Weinberg - Mar 16, 2022

KING JAMES is a platonic male love story ‚ÄĒ and Rajiv Joseph‚Äôs world premiere play at Steppenwolf is one slam dunk of a bromance.

Steppenwolf's KING JAMES Premiere & New 4-Play Deal on Sale Now Photo Steppenwolf's KING JAMES Premiere & New 4-Play Deal on Sale Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2022

Steppenwolf Theatre Company will present¬†its world premiere production of¬†King James¬†by ensemble member¬†Rajiv Joseph, staged by acclaimed Tony and Obie Award-winning director¬†Kenny Leon¬†in Steppenwolf‚Äôs Downstairs Theater,¬†March 3‚ÄďApril 10, 2022¬†(opening March 13).

Hartford Stage To Open 2021-2022 Season With Eugene O'Neill's AH, WILDERNESS! Photo Hartford Stage To Open 2021-2022 Season With Eugene O'Neill's AH, WILDERNESS!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2021

Hartford Stage, raises the curtain on its 2021-2022 season with Pulitzer and Nobel Prize-winning playwright Eugene O'Neill's only full-length comedy, Ah, Wilderness!

VIDEO: Original Jamie & Cathy, Norbert Leo Butz and Lauren Kennedy, Reunite to Sing T Photo VIDEO: Original Jamie & Cathy, Norbert Leo Butz and Lauren Kennedy, Reunite to Sing THE LAST FIVE YEARS!
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2021

Watch the original team of the world premiere production of Jason Robert Brown's THE LAST FIVE YEARS recently reunited for the 20th year anniversary! The online event featured never-before-told stories and two new performances of the musical's hit songs.

Westport Country Playhouse Opens 90th Season With Michael Gotch's TINY HOUSE Photo Westport Country Playhouse Opens 90th Season With Michael Gotch's TINY HOUSE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021

Westport Country Playhouse¬†will open its all-virtual 2021 production¬†season¬†with the regional premiere of ‚ÄúTiny House,‚ÄĚ a timely new comedy about downsizing, going green, escaping urban life, and fresh starts, written by¬†Michael Gotch, and directed by¬†Mark Lamos, Playhouse artistic director.

Jason Robert Brown, Norbert Leo Butz & More Join THE LAST FIVE YEARS Reunion Presente Photo Jason Robert Brown, Norbert Leo Butz & More Join THE LAST FIVE YEARS Reunion Presented by Northlight Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021

Northlight Theatre will present a special 20th Anniversary reunion event for Northlight Theatre’s world premiere of The Last Five Years. The event features performances and conversation with BJ Jones, playwright Jason Robert Brown, director Daisy Prince, and original cast members Norbert Leo Butz and Lauren Kennedy.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 5- Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, March 5- Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2021

On this day in 2015, Fish In the Dark, a new comedy by Seinfeld creator Larry David, celebrated its opening night on Broadway. 

Rob Milburn Videos

VIDEO: Original Jamie & Cathy, Norbert Leo Butz and Lauren Kennedy, Reunite to Sing T VideoVIDEO: Original Jamie & Cathy, Norbert Leo Butz and Lauren Kennedy, Reunite to Sing THE LAST FIVE YEARS!
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2021

Watch the original team of the world premiere production of Jason Robert Brown's THE LAST FIVE YEARS recently reunited for the 20th year anniversary! The online event featured never-before-told stories and two new performances of the musical's hit songs.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 5- Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Opens On Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, March 5- Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2019

On this day in 2015, Fish In the Dark, a new comedy by Seinfeld creator Larry David, celebrated its opening night on Broadway. 

BWW TV: See Harvey Fierstein and More in Highlights from GENTLY DOWN THE STREAM at The Public
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 4, 2017

The Public's world premiere of Gently Down the Stream, written by Martin Sherman and directed by Sean Mathias, recently extended through May 14, will celebrate its official press opening tomorrow, April 5. Tony winner Harvey Fierstein takes the stage in a ravishing world premiere by one of the most influential playwrights of our time. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Josh Radnor and More in THE BABYLON LINE at Lincoln Center Theater
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 6, 2016

Lincoln Center Theater presents Richard Greenberg's new play THE BABYLON LINE this fall in the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65th Street). The production, directed by Terry Kinney, features Maddie Corman, Randy Graff, Julie Halston, Michael Oberholtzer, Josh Radnor, Elizabeth Reaser, and Frank Wood, officially opened last night, December 5. Watch highlights from the show below!

VIDEO: 'BABYLON LINE's Josh Radnor Shares Unusual Pre-Show Ritual on LIVE
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 4, 2016

Josh Radnor stopped by today's "LIVE with Kelly" to talk about his new play THE BABYLON LINE and revealed to Kelly Ripa and guest co-host Christian Slater that his ritual before going on out stage is making sure his fly is zipped!

VIDEO: Jesse Eisenberg Talks Bringing THE SPOILS to the London Stage on 'Late Night'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 7, 2016

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Jesse Eisenberg spoke to Seth about bringing THE SPOILS, a new original play which he wrote and stars in, to the London Stage

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Steppenwolf's GRAND CONCOURSE
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2015

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the Chicago premiere production of Grand Concourse, a play full of both humor and heart by Heidi Schreck. Directed by ensemble member Yasen Peyankov, the cast features ensemble members Francis Guinan and Tim Hopper sharing the role of Frog and Mariann Mayberry as Shelley with Brittany Uomoleale as Emma and Victor Almanzar as Oscar.  Check out a sneak peek below!

VIDEO: FISH IN THE DARK's Jason Alexander Shares '80's McDonald TV Spot!
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 19, 2015

Jason Alexander stopped by this week's THE VIEW on ABC to talk about returning to the Broadway stage after 25 years in Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK.

VIDEO: Rita Wilson Talks FISH IN THE DARK, New Music Video on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 17, 2015

Rita Wilson stopped by this morning's TODAY on NBC to discuss her new Broadway comedy FISH IN THE DARK. Check out the appearance below!

VIDEO: Rosie Perez Talks FISH IN THE DARK Opening on 'The View'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 10, 2015

On yesterday's THE VIEW on ABC, co-host Rosie Perez talked about the official opening of her new Broadway play FISH IN THE DARK. Watch the clip below!


Rob Milburn Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Rob Milburn written?
Rob Milburn has written 2 shows including Sin (Music), Red (Music).

What awards has Rob Milburn been nominated for?
Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for Guards at the Taj , Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Tempest , Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Space Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Miser and Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Dancing at Lughnasa .

What awards has Rob Milburn won?
Outstanding Sound Design (The Lortels) for Guards at the Tajand Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Space.