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Robert E. Wankel

 

Bio:
Robert E. Wankel is the President and Co-CEO of the Shubert Organization. (read complete bio)

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Shubert Organization Chair and CEO Robert E. Wankel  Photo

Shubert Organization Chair and CEO Robert E. Wankel

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05/17/2022
Shubert Organization Chair and CEO Robert E. Wankel  Photo

Shubert Organization Chair and CEO Robert E. Wankel

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05/17/2022
Producer Barry Weissler 57th Governor of New York Kathy Hochul and President & Co-CEO Photo

Producer Barry Weissler 57th Governor of New York Kathy Hochul and President & Co-CEO of the Shubert Organization Robert E. Wankel

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57th Governor of New York Kathy Hochul poses with the cast, Barry Weissler and Robert Photo

57th Governor of New York Kathy Hochul poses with the cast, Barry Weissler and Robert E. Wankel

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10/23/2021
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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Robert E. Wankel Biography

Robert E. Wankel is the President and Co-CEO of the Shubert Organization.

Robert E. Wankel Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Musical
Robert E. WankelSchool of Rock
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Musical
Robert E. WankelBright Star
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play Gold Star
Robert E. WankelThe Humans
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play
Robert E. WankelKing Charles III

Robert E. Wankel News

The Shubert Foundation Gives Record $37.6 Million To 609 Arts Organizations Nationwid Photo The Shubert Foundation Gives Record $37.6 Million To 609 Arts Organizations Nationwide
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

The Shubert Foundation announced today a record $37.6 million in unrestricted grants to not-for-profit theatres, dance companies, academic theatre training programs, and related service agencies.

Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 12, 2022

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing) at them 2022 Tony Awards!

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.

Photos: 2022 Tony Awards Nominees Meet the Press- Part 2 Photo Photos: 2022 Tony Awards Nominees Meet the Press- Part 2
by Bruce Glikas - May 17, 2022

Tonys season is here at last! The nominations for the biggest Broadway awards ceremony were announced last week on Monday, May 9. Leading the pack was A Strange Loop with eleven nominations, followed closely by MJ and Paradise Square, with ten nominations each.

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by Alex Freeman - May 10, 2022

The Actors Fund Changes Identity to the Entertainment Community Fund Photo The Actors Fund Changes Identity to the Entertainment Community Fund
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

The Actors Fund, the 140-year-old national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, announced at its Annual Gala yesterday that, effective immediately, they have changed their name to Entertainment Community Fund, in order to better reflect the broad scope of industry professionals they help.

Stellar and The Shubert Organization Announce Partnership to Offer Virtual Theatre Co Photo Stellar and The Shubert Organization Announce Partnership to Offer Virtual Theatre Content
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Stellar and The Shubert Organization have announced a partnership to strengthen the accessibility of live theatre on Broadway and beyond on a global scale.

Industry Pro Newsletter: Lortel Winners Announced, Drama Desk Nominations Delayed Photo Industry Pro Newsletter: Lortel Winners Announced, Drama Desk Nominations Delayed
by Alex Freeman - May 2, 2022

At the top of our Industry Trends section this week, we have a story about honey from the bees at the Vienna State Opera. Paired with our other story about implementing digital ticketing at venues, we can see this as two ways that companies can go about reducing the environmental harm that comes from producing large-scale live events.

Robert E. Wankel to Receive 2022 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award Photo Robert E. Wankel to Receive 2022 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced today that Robert E. Wankel, will receive the 2022 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award. 

2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List! Photo 2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 25, 2022

The Drama League today announced the 2022 Drama League Awards Nominees and we've got all the nominations for for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, Outstanding Direction of a Play, Outstanding Direction of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award.

Robert E. Wankel 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.

BWW TV: Gene O'Donovan, Adrian Bryan-Brown, and Arnold Abramson Accept Tonys Honors!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 2, 2015

It's just days until the 69th Annual Tony Awards, and just last night the nominees gathered at The Diamond Horseshoe at the Paramount Hotel to celebrate the 2015 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre and 2015 Special Award Recipients, including Tommy Tune, Stephen Schwartz, and John Cameron Mitchell (all of whom will accept their awards on Sunday night), as well as honorees Gene O'Donovan, Adrian Bryan-Brown, and Arnold Abramson.  Check out their speeches below!

BWW TV: It's Tonys Time! The 2015 Nominees Prep for the Week Ahead!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 2, 2015

It's just days until the 69th Annual Tony Awards, and just last night the nominees gathered at The Diamond Horseshoe at the Paramount Hotel to celebrate the 2015 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre and 2015 Special Award Recipients, including Tommy Tune, Stephen Schwartz, John Cameron Mitchell, Gene O'Donovan, Adrian Bryan-Brown, and Arnold Abramson. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the nominees for one last time before the big night. Check out what they have going on this week below!

VIDEO: Martin Short Invites Fans to Go 'All in' With BROADWAY BETS Inaugural Tournament
by Stage Tube - May 15, 2015

Do you feel lucky? Below, watch Martin Short welcome the Broadway community to attend BC/EFA's upcoming poker game!

STAGE TUBE: Tony Awards Launch 'Excellence in Theatre Education Award'- Stars Thank Their Teachers!
by Stage Tube - Jan 12, 2015

Today, inspirational theatre educators across the United States have a first-ever chance at the Tony spotlight. The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) have announced that nominations are now open for the inaugural 'Excellence in Theatre Education Award.'

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.


Robert E. Wankel Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Robert E. Wankel 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 and Best Play (Tony Awards) for King Charles III .

What awards has Robert E. Wankel won?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for The Humans.