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Robert Jess Roth

 
Bio:
Robert Jess Roth is a director, whose credits include The Opposite of Sex [Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2006], Lestat [Broadway, 2006], Beauty and the Beast [West End, 1997], and Beauty and the Beast [Broadway, 1994]. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Robert Jess Roth is a director, whose credits include The Opposite of Sex [Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2006], Lestat [Broadway, 2006], Beauty and the Beast [West End, 1997], and Beauty and the Beast [Broadway, 1994]. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2006]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Director
 
[West End, 1997]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Director

Writing

Bookwriter

Photos



Robert Jess Roth (Director)

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07/30/2007


Matt West, Stanley A. Meyer and Robert Jess Roth

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07/30/2007


Max Klimavicius (Sardi's owner), Steve Blanchard and Robert Jess Roth

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04/19/2007


Deborah Gibson and Robert Jess Roth

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04/19/2007


Clockwise from left: Matt West (choreographer), Stanley Meyer (scenic design), Robert Jess Roth (director), Michael Kosarin (music director), Keith Batten (associate director), Linda Woolverton (book) and Alan Menken (music)

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Date:
04/19/2007

 

Stage

Productions

[Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2006]
Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Director

[West End, 1997]
Director

[Broadway, 1994]
Director

Writing
Bookwriter

Robert Jess Roth Biography

Robert Jess Roth is a director, whose credits include The Opposite of Sex [Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2006], Lestat [Broadway, 2006], Beauty and the Beast [West End, 1997], and Beauty and the Beast [Broadway, 1994].

Robert Jess Roth Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Direction of a Musical
Robert Jess Roth , Beauty and the Beast

Robert Jess Roth News

*CARDED By TheaterWorksUsa Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below Photo *CARDED By TheaterWorksUsa Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Jul 2, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents 'CARDED by TheaterWorksUSA' on Tuesday, July 31st at 9:30pm. Back for its third year, CARDED brings you a concert celebrating the incredible talent that comes out of a TheaterWorksUSA van. They've traveled thousands of miles across North America, they've performed for over a million people, they've loaded their set in and out of theatres,  and now, they're singing their faces off at Feinstein's/54 Below. Join us for a night of showtunes, standards, and more!

CASA 0101 Theater To Stay Open Till End Of Year Photo CASA 0101 Theater To Stay Open Till End Of Year
by Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2018

Emmanuel Deleage, Executive Director of Josefina Lopez's CASA 0101 Theater announced today that the theater will stay open till the end of the year, at which time the theater's fate will be re-evaluated.

Way Off Broadway Concludes Season with Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST Photo Way Off Broadway Concludes Season with Disney's BEAUTY & THE BEAST
by Julie Musbach - May 16, 2018

The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre will bring its 2018 Mega-Mini Season to a close this summer with an extended run of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the international family favorite musical adapted for the stage from the 1991 animated movie.

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, The Broadway Musical Returns To Josefina Lopez's CASA  Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, The Broadway Musical Returns To Josefina Lopez's CASA 0101 Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

CASA 0101 Theater, Josefina Lopez, Founding Artistic Director and TNH (Teatro Nuevos Horizontes) Productions, Rigo Tejeda, Founding Artistic Director and Abel Alvarado, Associate Artistic Director will be bringing back their critically acclaimed production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, The Broadway Musical to be presented in association with Councilmember Gil Cedillo and El Centro Del Pueblo featuring a diverse and multicultural cast of 28 actors on the Main Stage of CASA 0101 Theater, 2102 East First Street (at St. Louis Street), Boyle Heights, CA 90033 on Todays at 8:00 p.m., Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. and Sunday at 3:00 p.m., for a five-week run, May 11 - June 10, 2018. Discounted Preview performances will be presented on May 4, 5 and 6, 2018. Press Opening Night is Today, May 11, 2018.

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, The Broadway Musical Returns To Josefina Lopez's CASA  Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, The Broadway Musical Returns To Josefina Lopez's CASA 0101 Theater
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2018

CASA 0101 Theater, Josefina Lopez, Founding Artistic Director and TNH (Teatro Nuevos Horizontes) Productions, Rigo Tejeda, Founding Artistic Director and Abel Alvarado, Associate Artistic Director will be bringing back their critically acclaimed production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, The Broadway Musical to be presented in association with Councilmember Gil Cedillo and El Centro Del Pueblo featuring a diverse and multicultural cast of 28 actors on the Main Stage of CASA 0101 Theater, 2102 East First Street (at St. Louis Street), Boyle Heights, CA 90033 on Fridays at 8:00 p.m., Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. and Sunday at 3:00 p.m., for a five-week run, May 11 - June 10, 2018. Discounted Preview performances will be presented on May 4, 5 and 6, 2018. Press Opening Night is Friday, May 11, 2018.

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Extends At CASA 0101 Theater Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Extends At CASA 0101 Theater
by Stephi Wild - Jan 25, 2018

Disney's Beauty and The Beast, The Broadway Musical has been extended at CASA 0101 Theater, 2012 E. First Street (at St. Louis Street), Boyle Heights, CA 90033 through Sunday, January 28, 2018. Conrado Terrazas, Executive Producer of TNH Productions and Emmanuel Deleage, Producer and Executive Director of CASA 0101 Theater announced today: Due to critical acclaim and popular demand, we are very happy to announce that we are extending our production of Disney's Beauty and The Beast, The Broadway Musical for one additional week, until Sunday, January 28, 2018. The production is being presented by CASA 0101 Theater, TNH Productions and El Centro Del Pueblo, in association with Councilmember Gil Cedillo.

Stages Theatre Company Presents DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JR Photo Stages Theatre Company Presents DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JR
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2017

Stages Theatre Company (STC) presents the beloved classic Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Jr. Join us for a 'tale as old as time!' The fantastical story of transformation and true inner beauty enchants our main stage this December with some of the most popular songs ever written. Based on the original Tony Award nominated Broadway production and the Academy Award-winning motion picture, this classic story of Belle and the Beast who must learn to love and be loved will fill your heart and stir your imagination throughout the holidays. We invite your whole family to 'be our guest' to share in celebrating the love and joy of this timeless tale. Music by Alan Menken. Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice. Book by Linda Woolverton. Originally Directed by Robert Jess Roth. Originally Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions.

YPT's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Extended Due to Popular Demand! Photo YPT's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Extended Due to Popular Demand!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 4, 2017

Young People's Theatre (YPT) is thrilled to announce that Beauty and the Beast will be held over to January 7 due to unprecedented demand!

Photo Flash: First Look at Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JR. at Stages Theatre Compa Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JR. at Stages Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

Stages Theatre Company's production of Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR. runs tonight, November 17, through December 28, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Stages Theatre Company Presents DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JR Photo Stages Theatre Company Presents DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JR
by Stephi Wild - Nov 17, 2017

Stages Theatre Company (STC) presents the beloved classic Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Jr. Join us for a 'tale as old as time!' The fantastical story of transformation and true inner beauty enchants our main stage this December with some of the most popular songs ever written. Based on the original Tony Award nominated Broadway production and the Academy Award-winning motion picture, this classic story of Belle and the Beast who must learn to love and be loved will fill your heart and stir your imagination throughout the holidays. We invite your whole family to 'be our guest' to share in celebrating the love and joy of this timeless tale. Music by Alan Menken. Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice. Book by Linda Woolverton. Originally Directed by Robert Jess Roth. Originally Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions.

Robert Jess Roth Videos

BWW TV Exclusive: Saying Au Revoir To Beauty and the Beast
by Craig Brockman - Jul 27, 2007

Saying goodbye is never easy - especially to a musical that has touched the hearts and souls of so many during it's 13+ years on Broadway. BroadwayWorld invites you, our readers, to take a journey back in this exclusive video retrospective featuring highlights, memories and more from Disney's Beauty and the Beast which will play its final performance on Sunday, July 29th, 2007.

BWW TV ON THE SPOT EXCLUSIVE: Anneliese van der Pol
by Craig Brockman - Apr 15, 2007

Catch this exclusive backstage On The Spot interview with Disney's Beauty and the Beast's final Belle, Anneliese van der Pol as she talks about her career including her inspirations, starring in Evita, 'That's So Raven,' and making her Broadway debut in a show set to close on July 29th, 2007. Plus - all new highlights from Beauty and the Beast featuring this vocal powerhouse!

BWW TV Exclusive: The Opposite Of Sex
by Craig Brockman - Aug 15, 2006

Catch this BroadwayWorld.com exclusive as we take you backstage with the cast and creative team of the east coast premiere of 'The Opposite Of Sex' starring Kerry Butler, Gregg Edelman, Kaitlin Hopkins, David Burtka and more. You won't want to miss this special presentation featuring several clips from the show, only right here on BroadwayWorld.com!


Robert Jess Roth Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Robert Jess Roth written?
Robert Jess Roth has written 1 shows including The Opposite of Sex (Bookwriter).

What awards has Robert Jess Roth been nominated for?
Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Beauty and the Beast .