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Ronald Frankel

 
Bio:
Received Tony Awards for August: Osage County and Glengarry Glen Ross. Other Broadway shows include: Blithe Spirit, Race, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill, China Doll, The Last Ship, Matilda and Something Rotten. Upcoming production: Come From Away. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Received Tony Awards for August: Osage County and Glengarry Glen Ross. Other Broadway shows include: Blithe Spirit, Race, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill, China Doll, The Last Ship, Matilda and Something Rotten. Upcoming production: Come From Away. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2014]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2011]
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[Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2008]
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[Broadway, 2007]
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[Broadway, 2006]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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Producers James Fuld, Jr., with Susan and Ronald Frankel

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12/11/2007


Charlie Rose, producers Jerry Frankel and Ronald Frankel, and Ian McShane (Max)

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10/29/2007

 

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[Broadway, 2018]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2017]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2014]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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[Broadway, 2012]
Associate Producer

[Broadway, 2011]
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[Broadway, 2010]
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[Broadway, 2009]
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[Broadway, 2008]
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[Broadway, 2007]
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[Broadway, 2006]
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[Broadway, 2005]
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Ronald Frankel Biography

Received Tony Awards for August: Osage County and Glengarry Glen Ross. Other Broadway shows include: Blithe Spirit, Race, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill, China Doll, The Last Ship, Matilda and Something Rotten. Upcoming production: Come From Away.

Ronald Frankel Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Musical
Ronald Frankel, Something Rotten!
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Musical
Ronald Frankel, Nice Work If You Can Get It
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Special Theatrical Event
Ronald Frankel, You're Welcome America. A Final Night with George W. Bush
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Revival of a Play
Ronald Frankel, The Homecoming
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Revival of a Play
Ronald Frankel, Talk Radio
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Revival of a Play Gold Star
Ronald Frankel, Glengarry Glen Ross

Ronald Frankel News

COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19 Photo COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Come From Away on Broadway has been canceled tonight due to the detection of Covid-19 cases within the company.

MCC Theater Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring the World Premiere of New Musical ONLY Photo MCC Theater Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring the World Premiere of New Musical ONLY GOLD & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022

MCC Theater announced today their 2022-2023 season. MCC’s season will open in October with the World Premiere of Only Gold, a new musical with music and lyrics by Kate Nash (GLOW) and a book by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) and Ted Malawer (Everything Beautiful Happens at Night).

COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Come From Away officially becomes the longest running show in the 105-year history of the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre today with its 1,544th Broadway performance, surpassing the original production of JEKYLL & HYDE.

COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20!  Photo COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20! 
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

Winnipeg has announced that the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical¬† about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will make its Winnipeg return at the Centennial Concert Hall for a limited engagement October 25 ‚Äď 30, 2022.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of SOFT, Now Extended at MCC Theater Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of SOFT, Now Extended at MCC Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2022

MCC Theater announced today a two-week extension for the World Premiere production of soft by Donja R. Love (one in two). Directed by Whitney White (On Sugarland), soft will now run through July 10, 2022 in the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space. Check out opening night photos!

Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer Photo Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will welcome original Broadway cast¬† member Jenn Colella back to ‚ÄúThe Rock‚ÄĚ as ‚ÄėBeverley/Annette & others,‚Äô this summer - a performance that earned her a 2017 Tony¬† Award nomination and Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Craig Noel, Helen Hayes and Dora Awards, for a strictly limited engagement.

COME FROM AWAY Begins Performances Today At The Ahmanson Theatre Photo COME FROM AWAY Begins Performances Today At The Ahmanson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2022

Critically acclaimed and widely celebrated, ‚ÄúCome From Away,‚ÄĚ a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will open on June 1 in Los Angeles at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre for a limited engagement through June 12, 2022.

THE BEDWETTER, FAT HAM & More Lead Top Off-Broadway Shows for June 2022 Photo THE BEDWETTER, FAT HAM & More Lead Top Off-Broadway Shows for June 2022
by Team BWW - Jun 1, 2022

Off-Broadway is back and better than ever, with countless new shows soon opening across Manhattan and beyond. BroadwayWorld is helping you pick what to see next by rounding up our top recommended theatre each month. Coming up this June is a Pulitzer Prize winner, an all new musical, and so much more!

COME FROM AWAY is Coming to Segerstrom Center for the Arts Photo COME FROM AWAY is Coming to Segerstrom Center for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced that the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, is returning to Costa Mesa at Segerstrom Hall for a limited one week engagement from June 21-26.

Cast Announced For COME FROM AWAY At Center Theatre Group Photo Cast Announced For COME FROM AWAY At Center Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2022

Critically acclaimed and widely celebrated ‚ÄúCome From Away,‚ÄĚ a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will return to Los Angeles at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre for a limited engagement May 31 through June 12.

Ronald Frankel Videos

BWW TV: What Is ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS All About? The Company Explains! VideoBWW TV: What Is ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS All About? The Company Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 18, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans- a fantastical new coming-of-age comedy written by C.A. Johnson (MCC debut) and directed by Kate Whoriskey (Sweat, Ruined)- is now in rehearsals. The cast features Joshua Boone, Montego Glover, Elise Kibler, Renika Williams and Kara Young. All The Natalie Portmans begins performances on Thursday, February 6th, 2020 in the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space ,511 West 52nd Street with official opening night set for Monday, February 24th. What's the show all about?

Exclusive Video: Watch Becky Gulsvig Perform 'Me And The Sky' and More Highlights fro VideoExclusive Video: Watch Becky Gulsvig Perform 'Me And The Sky' and More Highlights from COME FROM AWAY on Tour
by TV - On the Road - Oct 25, 2018

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Come From Away on Tour! Check out the video below! The touring production of Come From Away stars Kevin Carolan (Disney's Newsies), Harter Clingman (Peter and The Starcatcher), Nick Duckart (In the Heights), Chamblee Ferguson, Becky Gulsvig (School of Rock the Musical), Julie Johnson (Memphis), Christine Toy Johnson (The Music Man), James Earl Jones II (The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess), Megan McGinnis (Les Miserables), Andrew Samonsky (South Pacific), Danielle K. Thomas (Avenue Q), Emily Walton (August Osage County), Marika Aubrey, Jane Bunting, Michael Brian Dunn, Julie Garnye, Adam Halpin, Aaron Michael Ray.

VIDEO: National Tour of COME FROM AWAY Launches at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theater VideoVIDEO: National Tour of COME FROM AWAY Launches at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theater
by Stage Tube - Aug 9, 2018

The 5th Avenue Theatre kicks off its 2018-19 season with the launch of Come From Away's North American tour, playing October 9 - November 4, 2018. Single tickets are on sale now and season subscriptions are still available for purchase online at www.5thavenue.org, by phone at 206-625-1900, or in person at the Box Office (1308 5th Avenue in Downtown Seattle).

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Chats 'LADY DAY'; Performs Two Numbers on 'Colbert'
by Caryn Robbins - May 1, 2014

Audra McDonald stopped by last night's THE COLBERT REPORT to chat about her Broadway role as Billie Holiday in 'Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill' and perform two numbers from the show.

STAGE TUBE: Backstage with NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT's 'Floyd', Jeff Schecter
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2012

Young Hollywood (hosted by Lesley Robins) went backstage to Broadway's production of the classic Gershwin musical NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT with Jeff Schecter, who plays Floyd. This behind-the-scenes peek looks at the show, its costume department, fun props and more. Plus, Schecter reveals what it's like to work with Matthew Broderick and what it was like taking over as the understudy for the Tony Award-winning role of Cookie, played by star Michael McGrath. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Creative Team of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT!
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2012

The team behind the new musical comedy NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT recently sat down to talk about the process of bringing some of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin's most beloved standards back to Broadway for contemporary audiences. Click below to meet music supervisor David Chase and orchestrator Bill Elliott.

STAGE TUBE: Inside the NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Photo Shoot!
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2012

Two-time Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick and three-time Tony Award nominee Kelli O'Hara in NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, featuring music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin, will begin performances on Broadway on Thursday, March 29, 2012 and officially open on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street). The production is directed & choreographed by three-time Tony Award-winner Kathleen Marshall and features a book by two-time Tony Award-winner Joe DiPietro. NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT is featured in the April 2012 issue of Vanity Fair in a story written by Jim Kelly. In the video below, go behind-the-scenes at the photo shoot with photographer Annie Leibovitz!

STAGE TUBE: RACE's Izzard Visits Jimmy Fallon
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 26, 2010

RACE's Eddie Izzard appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon July 12 to chat about joining the cast and his documentary 'Believe,'which was recently nominated for an Emmy Award.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat - Peters & Stritch Talk A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC
by Robert Diamond - Jul 13, 2010

Earlier this month, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC's new ladies, Bernadette Peters and Elaine Stritch met the press in anticipation of their July 13th debut in Trevor Nunn's acclaimed production at the Walter Kerr Theatre, which is currently on hiatus while the new leads rehearse. Broadway Beat was there to talk to the show's new stars...

BWW TV: Broadway Beat - Peters & Stritch Talk A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC
by Robert Diamond - Jun 24, 2010

Today, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC's new ladies, Bernadette Peters and Elaine Stritch met the press in anticipation of their July 13th debut in Trevor Nunn's acclaimed production at the Walter Kerr Theatre, which is currently on hiatus while the new leads rehearse. Broadway Beat was there to talk to the show's new stars...


Ronald Frankel Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Ronald Frankel been nominated for?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Something Rotten! , Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Nice Work If You Can Get It , Best Special Theatrical Event (Tony Awards) for You're Welcome America. A Final Night with George W. Bush , Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Homecoming Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Talk Radio and Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Glengarry Glen Ross .

What awards has Ronald Frankel won?
Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Glengarry Glen Ross.