Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Robert Stanton

 
Date of Birth: March 08, 1963 (59)

Photos

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club American Premiere, 2019
Bernard Shrimsley
Performer
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Broadway Revival Production, 2018
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premier eProduction, 2015
Thorwald
  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Theatre Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public LAB Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2010
Georges Feydeau
LeClerc's Captain
Lord Harcourt
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Sir William Davison
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Ernest Jones
Ernest Jones
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Franz Otto
Franz Otto
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Stepan Shevyrev
Stepan Shevyrev
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Tom Rashman
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Mr. Martin
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Gaffles
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Richard
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Cloten
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Salerio
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Mr. Whitcomb (Five Visits)
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Worsely
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Reg
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Roy Ruston
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Hill
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Rodger/Waiter/Man at Bus Stop/Eskimo Pie Man
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
William Shakespeare
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Bob Stanton/New York Waiter/Child #2/Soldier #1
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Froth

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1995]
Director

Writing

Playwright
Playwright


Robert Stanton Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 1994 - Performance Gold Star
Robert Stanton, All in the Timing

Robert Stanton News

Scott Parkinson and Robert Stanton to Star in THE GOLD ROOM by Jacob Perkins at HERE Photo Scott Parkinson and Robert Stanton to Star in THE GOLD ROOM by Jacob Perkins at HERE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022

i am a slow tide, a performance and media collective founded by director Gus Heagerty, is  presenting the world premiere of The Gold Room by Jacob Perkins, which marks the playwright’s professional debut. Starring Scott Parkinson and Robert Stanton, The Gold Room is an acerbic, mind-bending fall into the genesis of queer identity.

RAGTIME THE MUSICAL Announced At Bay Street Theaterand Sag Harbor Center For The Arts Photo RAGTIME THE MUSICAL Announced At Bay Street Theaterand Sag Harbor Center For The Arts
by Grace Cutler - Jul 9, 2022

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced the musical event of the summer: Ragtime The Musical.

MTC's GOLDEN SHIELD Announces Full Cast & Creative Team Photo MTC's GOLDEN SHIELD Announces Full Cast & Creative Team
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club is presenting the American premiere of Golden Shield, written by Anchuli Felicia King (White Pearl) and directed by May Adrales (Vietgone at MTC). The ensemble will feature Cindy Cheung, Fang Du, Kristen Hung, Daniel Jenkins, Michael C. Liu, Max Gordon Moore, Ruibo Qian and Gillian Saker.

 Photo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 14, 2021

Wake Up With BWW 11/3: Ciara Renee Will Lead WAITRESS, Broadway Grosses, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/3: Ciara Renee Will Lead WAITRESS, Broadway Grosses, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2021

Today's top stories include casting for Waitress! Ciara Renee will take over the lead role of Jenna in the Broadway production, beginning November 29. Plus, further casting has been announced for the upcoming West End revival of Cabaret, the Broadway grosses report has been released for the week ending on October 31, and more!

Derek Klena, Lilla Crawford & More to Join PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Reboot Photo Derek Klena, Lilla Crawford & More to Join PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Reboot
by Michael Major - Nov 2, 2021

Derek Klena, Lilla Crawford, Kate Jennings Grant, Robert Stanton, Jennifer Ferrin, Brian Altemus, Anthony Ordonez, and Jeffrey Bean will join the upcoming drama as reoccurring characters. The new series is titled Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin. The new additions will joint the previously announced Lea Salonga, Sharon Leal, and Mallory Bechtel.

BWW Blog: The Show Cannot Go On, But the Workers Must Survive - A Response to Nick We Photo BWW Blog: The Show Cannot Go On, But the Workers Must Survive - A Response to Nick Westrate's Article on The Daily Beast
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Aug 4, 2020

Actor Nick Westrate (Turn: Washingtona??s Spies, Bernhardt/Hamlet) wrote a free article for The Daily Beast entitled a?oeAmerican Theater Workers Urgently Need Financial Help. The Government Must Step In.'

Kate Shindle Voted to Remain President of Actors Equity Association Photo Kate Shindle Voted to Remain President of Actors Equity Association
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 19, 2020

Election results are in! Actors Equity Association members have voted and Kate Shindle will remain the National President of the organization. Dee Hoty will serve as Eastern Regional Vice President and Kelley Faulkner as Central Regional Vice President. 

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, May 27- with Chad Kimball, Alex Brightman and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, May 27- with Chad Kimball, Alex Brightman and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 27, 2020

Today (May 27) in live streaming: Chad Kimball visits Backstage Live, Debra Messing and Victoria Clark visit Stars in the House, and so much more!

VIDEO: Watch ALL IN THE TIMING on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo VIDEO: Watch ALL IN THE TIMING on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by Nicole Rosky - May 27, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with Plays In The House: ALL IN THE TIMING: SURE THING, THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE, VARIATIONS ON THE DEATH OF TROTSKY: By David Ives.  Starring Nancy Opel and Robert Stanton; and tonight (8pm) with Victoria Clark and Debra Messing.

Robert Stanton Videos

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of INK on Broadway with Bertie Carvel, Jonny Lee Miller  Videoplay
BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of INK on Broadway with Bertie Carvel, Jonny Lee Miller & More!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 25, 2019

The final play of the 2018-19 Broadway season took its opening night bow last night at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Ink, written by Olivier Award winner James Graham and directed by two-time Olivier Award winner, Tony and BAFTA Award nominee Almeida Theatre Artistic Director Rupert Goold, made its American premiere via Manhattan Theatre Club and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Bertie Carvel, Jonny Lee Miller & More in INK on Broadway Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Bertie Carvel, Jonny Lee Miller & More in INK on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2019

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of INK, written by Olivier Award winner James Graham (Labour of Love, Privacy, Finding Neverland) and directed by two-time Olivier Award winner, Tony and BAFTA Award nominee Almeida Theatre Artistic Director Rupert Goold (King Charles III), has been extended twice and is now playing through Sunday, June 23. The production opens tomorrow, Wednesday April 24, at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street).

BWW TV: Stop the Presses! Bertie Carvel, Jonny Lee Miller & More Get Ready to Bring I Videoplay
BWW TV: Stop the Presses! Bertie Carvel, Jonny Lee Miller & More Get Ready to Bring INK to Broadway

by TV - Press Previews - Mar 6, 2019

Rehearsals are underway for MTC's INK, which will begin previews Tuesday, April 2 prior to a Wednesday, April 24 opening night at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). Two-time Olivier Award winner Bertie Carvel (Matilda) will reprise his Olivier Award-winning performance as Rupert Murdoch and Olivier Award winner Jonny Lee Miller ('Elementary,' Frankenstein) will play the editor of The Sun, Larry Lamb.

BWW TV: SAINT JOAN Makes a Divine Return to Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night! Videoplay
BWW TV: SAINT JOAN Makes a Divine Return to Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 26, 2018

'I feel so liberated,' said Condola Rashad following her opening night bow in Saint Joan. 'Stepping into this particular character's shoes has really done something for me as a person, not just as an actor.'

BWW TV: Condola Rashad Is on a Mission in Highlights from SAINT JOAN on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Condola Rashad Is on a Mission in Highlights from SAINT JOAN on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 25, 2018

BroadwayWorld is bringing you a first look at MTC's powerful new production of Saint Joan, which opens on Broadway tonight at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

BWW TV: Condola Rashad & Company Get Ready for Opening Night of SAINT JOAN Videoplay
BWW TV: Condola Rashad & Company Get Ready for Opening Night of SAINT JOAN

by TV - Press Previews - Apr 10, 2018

Currently in previews at at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre is Manhattan Theatre Club's new Broadway production of Saint Joan, written by Nobel Prize in Literature and Academy Award winner Bernard Shaw and directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan (Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes, Proof). Starring three-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad (A Doll's House, Part 2; 'Billions'), Saint Joan will open on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of TFANA's THE KILLER, Starring Michael Shannon
by Stage Tube - May 29, 2014

Watch the video below for a sneak peek at THE KILLER by Eugène Ionesco and newly translated by Michael Feingold, directed by Darko Tresnjak and featuring Kristine Nielsen, Michael Shannon, Paul Sparks, and Robert Stanton in a company of 20 actors! The show opens June 1, and runs through June 29 at Theatre for a New Audience's Polonsky Shakespeare Center in Brooklyn.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Opening Night of A FREE MAN OF COLOR
by Craig Brockman - Nov 27, 2010

The Lincoln Center Theater production of John Guare's new play, A FREE MAN OF COLOR, directed by George C. Wolfe, opened on November 18 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. The cast features Yao Ababio, Peter Bartlett, Nicole Beharie, Arnie Burton, Rosal Colón,Veanne Cox, Paul Dano, Sara Gettelfinger, Derric Harris, Justina Machado, Joseph Marcell, John McMartin, Nick Mennell, Mos, Teyonnah Parris, Postell Pringle, Esau Pritchett, Brian Reddy, Reg Rogers, Triney Sandoval, Robert Stanton, Wendy Rich Stetson, Jerome Stigler, Senfaub Stoney,David Emerson Toney and Jeffrey Wright. Broadway Beat was on hand to bring you interviews with the cast and creative!

BWW TV: A FREE MAN OF COLOR at LCT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 18, 2010

The Lincoln Center Theater production of John Guare's new play, A FREE MAN OF COLOR, directed by George C. Wolfe, opens tonight Thursday, November 18 at 6:45pm at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. The cast features Yao Ababio, Peter Bartlett, Nicole Beharie, Arnie Burton, Rosal Colón, Veanne Cox, Paul Dano, Sara Gettelfinger, Derric Harris, Justina Machado, Joseph Marcell, John McMartin, Nick Mennell, Mos, Teyonnah Parris, Postell Pringle, Esau Pritchett, Brian Reddy, Reg Rogers, Triney Sandoval, Robert Stanton, Wendy Rich Stetson, Jerome Stigler, Senfaub Stoney, David Emerson Toney and Jeffrey Wright. Click below for a look at A FREE MAN OF COLOR onstage!

BWW TV Show Preview: Mary Stuart
by Craig Brockman - Apr 28, 2009

The critically acclaimed Donmar Warehouse production of MARY STUART, starring Janet McTeer as Mary, Queen of Scots and Harriet Walter as Elizabeth I, celebrated Opening Night at the Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street) on Sunday, April 19th, 2009. BroadwayWorld.com has these show highlights just for you!


Robert Stanton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Robert Stanton been in?
Robert Stanton has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Robert Stanton been in?
Robert Stanton has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Robert Stanton been nominated for?
Performance (Obie Awards) for All in the Timing .

What awards has Robert Stanton won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for All in the Timing.

How many shows has Robert Stanton written?
Robert Stanton has written 2 shows including Love Child (Playwright), Love Child (Playwright).