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Scott Ellis

 
Bio:
Ellis is the Associate Artistic Director of Roundabout Theatre Company. His Broadway credits include She Loves Me (Tony Award nomination, Outer Critics Circle nomination), You Can√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘt Take It With You (Tony Award nomination, Outer Critics Circle nomination), On the Twentieth Century (Outer ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ellis is the Associate Artistic Director of Roundabout Theatre Company. His Broadway credits include She Loves Me (Tony Award nomination, Outer Critics Circle nomination), You Can√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘt Take It With You (Tony Award nomination, Outer Critics Circle nomination), On the Twentieth Century (Outer ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1988
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Lucky
Arnie
Bobby Perillo
Danny
Mrs. Antonelli [Replacement]
Punk
Sugar
Suitor
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 1982
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1980
Gussie/Tribune Reporter
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Sally's Boyfriend

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Chicago, 2018]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director
 
[Motion Picture, 2017]
Director
 
[London, 2017]
Director
 
[New York, 2016]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Director
 
[West End, 2015] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Associate Artistic Director
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Los Angeles, 2006]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Artistic Director
Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[New York, 2005]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[New York, 2005]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Director
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Director
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Director
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Director
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Director
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[Broadway, 1998]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Associate Artistic Director
 
[New York, 1998]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1997]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1996]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Director
 
[West End, 1994]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1994]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1993]
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[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Director
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1990]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1987]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director
 
[New York, 2003]
Director
 
[New York, 2001]
Director

Writing

Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver

Photos

Linda Lavin, Scott Ellis Photo

Linda Lavin, Scott Ellis

From: 
Date:
06/29/2022
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Patrick J. Adams, Second Stage Artistic Director Carole Rothman Photo

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Patrick J. Adams, Second Stage Artistic Director Carole Rothman, Director Scott Ellis and Jesse Williams

From: 
Date:
04/05/2022
Victor Garber and Scott Ellis Photo

Victor Garber and Scott Ellis

From: 
Date:
06/12/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1988
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Lucky

Arnie

Bobby Perillo

Danny

Mrs. Antonelli [Replacement]

Punk

Sugar

Suitor

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 1982
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1980
Gussie/Tribune Reporter

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Sally's Boyfriend

Productions

[Broadway, 2022]
Director

[Broadway, 2019]
Director

[Broadway, 2019]
Director

[Chicago, 2018]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director

[Motion Picture, 2017]
Director

[London, 2017]
Director

[New York, 2016]
Director

[Broadway, 2016]
Director

[West End, 2015] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]

[Broadway, 2015]
Director

[Broadway, 2014]
Director

[Broadway, 2014]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Director

[Broadway, 2012]
Director

[Broadway, 2012]
Director

[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2011]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Director

[Broadway, 2010]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Director

[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2009]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Associate Artistic Director

Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Director

[Broadway, 2008]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2008]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2008]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2007]
Director

[Broadway, 2007]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Los Angeles, 2006]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Associate Artistic Director

Director

[Broadway, 2006]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director

[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Artistic Director

[New York, 2005]
Director

[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[New York, 2005]
Director

[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2005]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2004]
Director

Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2004]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2004]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2004]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Director

Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Director

[Broadway, 2003]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2002]
Director

Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2002]
Director

Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2002]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Producer

[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2001]
Director

[Broadway, 2001]
Director

[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2001]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2000]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2000]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 2000]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2000]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 1999]
Director

Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Director

[Broadway, 1999]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Associate Artistic Director

[Broadway, 1998]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Associate Artistic Director

[New York, 1998]
Director

[Broadway, 1997]
Director

[Broadway, 1997]
Director

[Broadway, 1996]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Director

[Broadway, 1995]
Director

[Broadway, 1995]
Director

[West End, 1994]
Director

[Broadway, 1994]
Director

[Broadway, 1993]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1991]
Director

Director

[Off-Broadway, 1990]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 1987]
Director

[Broadway, 1985]
Roundabout Associate Artistic Director

[New York, 2003]
Director

[New York, 2001]
Director

Writing
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver
Conceiver

Scott Ellis Biography

Ellis is the Associate Artistic Director of Roundabout Theatre Company. His Broadway credits include She Loves Me (Tony Award nomination, Outer Critics Circle nomination), You Can√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘt Take It With You (Tony Award nomination, Outer Critics Circle nomination), On the Twentieth Century (Outer Critics Circle nomination), The Elephant Man (Outer Critics Circle nomination), The Mystery Of Edwin Drood (Tony nomination), Harvey, Curtains (Tony nomination), The Little Dog Laughed (Lortel nomination), Twelve Angry Men (Tony nomination), The Man Who Had All The Luck, The Rainmaker, 1776 (Drama Desk, Tony nomination), Company, Steel Pier (Tony nomination), She Loves Me (First Revival, Tony nomination), A Month In The Country, Picnic.
Off-Broadway he worked on Amy and the Orphans, Dada Woof, Papa Hot (LCT), Tom Durnin, Gruesome Playground Injuries, Streamers, Good Boys And True, Entertaining Mr. Sloane, The Waverly Gallery, Flora, The Red Menace (Drama Desk nom), and The World Goes 'Round (Drama Desk Award).
His television work includes "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel," HBO's "Divorce," "A Christmas Story Live" (Fox), "Weeds" (EP), "30 Rock" (Emmy nomination, Best Director), "Modern Family."

Scott Ellis Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Scott Ellis, Take Me Out
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Scott Ellis, Tootsie
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Scott Ellis, Tootsie
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Direction of a Musical
Scott Ellis, Tootsie
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Scott Ellis, She Loves Me
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Direction of a Musical
Scott Ellis, She Loves Me
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Scott Ellis, On the Twentieth Century
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Scott Ellis, You Can't Take it with You
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Play
Scott Ellis, The Elephant Man
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Direction of a Play
Scott Ellis, You Can't Take it with You
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Direction of a Musical
Scott Ellis, The Mystery of Edwin Drood
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Direction of a Musical
Scott Ellis, Curtains
 
The Lortels - 2006 - Outstanding Director
Scott Ellis, The Little Dog Laughed
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Direction of a Play
Scott Ellis, Twelve Angry Men
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Director - Musical Gold Star
Scott Ellis, 1776
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1998 - Best Director - Musical
Scott Ellis, 1776
 
Tony Awards - 1998 - Best Direction of a Musical
Scott Ellis, 1776
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Director - Musical
Scott Ellis, Steel Pier
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Director - Musical
Scott Ellis, 1776
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1997 - Best Director - Musical
Scott Ellis, Steel Pier
 
Tony Awards - 1997 - Best Direction of a Musical
Scott Ellis, Steel Pier
 
Olivier Awards - 1995 - Best Director of a Musical Gold Star
Scott Ellis, She Loves Me
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Director - Musical
Scott Ellis, She Loves Me
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Director, Non-Resident Play or Musical
Scott EllisWorld Goes 'Round
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1994 - Best Director - Musical Gold Star
Scott Ellis - , She Loves Me
 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Direction of a Musical
Scott Ellis, She Loves Me
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1991 - Outstanding Director - Musical Gold Star
Scott Ellis, A Little Night Music / The World Goes Round

Scott Ellis News

Bill Heck Joins TAKE ME OUT on Broadway; Full Cast Announced Photo Bill Heck Joins TAKE ME OUT on Broadway; Full Cast Announced
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2022

Casting has been announced for the return of Take Me Out on Broadway. Joining previously announced Tony Award¬†Nominee Jesse Williams and Tony¬† Award¬ģ Winner Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, Carl Lundstedt, Ken¬† Marks, Tony Award¬ģ Nominee Michael Oberholtzer, Eduardo Ramos and Tyler Lansing Weaks return to reprise¬† their roles with Bill Heck joining the company in the role of ‚ÄúKippy.‚Ä̬†¬†

Victor Almanzar, Elizabeth Canavan, Rosal Colon & More to Star in BETWEEN RIVERSIDE A Photo Victor Almanzar, Elizabeth Canavan, Rosal Colon & More to Star in BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Second Stage Theater has announced casting for the Broadway debut production of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY, directed by Austin Pendleton. The production will star Victor Almanzar, Elizabeth Canavan, Rosal Colon and more.

Wake Up With BWW 9/7: Lea Michele Begins Performances in FUNNY GIRL, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/7: Lea Michele Begins Performances in FUNNY GIRL, and More!
by - Sep 7, 2022

Top stories include a first look at Lea Michele in Funny Girl, a video of her first bows in the show, and more! Plus, the Broadway revival of Sweeney Todd has been confirmed, starring Josh Groban and Annaleigh Ashford.

David Hyde Pierce, Ramin Karimloo, Lilli Cooper & More to Star in THE PIRATES OF PENZ Photo David Hyde Pierce, Ramin Karimloo, Lilli Cooper & More to Star in THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE Benefit Concert Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company will present a special Benefit Concert Reading of The Pirates of Penzance, the Tony Award-winning musical adapted by Rupert Holmes, with music by Arthur Sullivan, libretto by W.S. Gilbert and direction by Scott Ellis. 

Sawyer Barth & Lily McInerny to Star in Bess Wohl's CAMP SIEGFRIED at Second Stage Th Photo Sawyer Barth & Lily McInerny to Star in Bess Wohl's CAMP SIEGFRIED at Second Stage Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2022

Second Stage Theater will kick off its 44th Season with the New York Premiere of CAMP SIEGFRIED, the new play from Tony Award-nominee BESS WOHL, directed by Tony Award-winner DAVID CROMER. The production will feature SAWYER BARTH and LILY McINERNY, both of whom will be making their off-Broadway stage debuts.

TAKE ME OUT Will Return to Broadway This Fall With Jesse Williams and Jesse Tyler Fer Photo TAKE ME OUT Will Return to Broadway This Fall With Jesse Williams and Jesse Tyler Ferguson
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

The Tony Award-winning revival of TAKE ME OUT will return to Broadway on Thursday, October 27 at the Schoenfeld Theatre. Written by Richard Greenberg and directed by Scott Ellis, TAKE ME OUT opened in spring 2022 to rave reviews and went on to garner four Tony Award nominations, winning Best Revival of a Play and Best Featured Actor in a Play for Jesse Tyler Ferguson.

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by Team BWW - Aug 17, 2022

Taylor Kitsch, Kate Mara & More to Star in New Scripted Podcast KOZ Premiering in Sep Photo Taylor Kitsch, Kate Mara & More to Star in New Scripted Podcast KOZ Premiering in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022

Audible Inc., the leading creator and provider of premium audio storytelling, has announced a multi-project slate deal with AT WILL MEDIA, an award winning independently-owned podcast studio.

AT WILL MEDIA Strikes Worldwide Multi-Project Slate Deal with Audible Photo AT WILL MEDIA Strikes Worldwide Multi-Project Slate Deal with Audible
by Michael Major - Aug 17, 2022

Known for their scripted and non-fiction podcast originals, AT WILL MEDIA joined forces with Audible to launch their first Audible Original, Sorry Charlie Miller in 2021, starring Zachary Quinto, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Michelle Buteau, Ashley Benson and a full cast. Check out more upcoming Audible projects now!

Second Stage Theater Promotes Laura DiLorenzo to Chief Marketing Officer Photo Second Stage Theater Promotes Laura DiLorenzo to Chief Marketing Officer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 18, 2022

Second Stage Theater has announced that Laura DiLorenzo, who was serving as the organization’s Director of Marketing & Communications, has been promoted to Chief Marketing Officer.

Scott Ellis Videos

VIDEO: Jesse Williams Reveals His Baseball Connection to TAKE ME OUT on LATE NIGHT VideoVIDEO: Jesse Williams Reveals His Baseball Connection to TAKE ME OUT on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - Apr 19, 2022

Jesse Williams sat down with Seth Meyers to discuss his Broadway debut in Take Me Out. Williams spoke on how the Broadway schedule differs from television, his 'intense' nude scene, and his connection to baseball prior to Take Me Out. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening NIght of TAKE ME OUT! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening NIght of TAKE ME OUT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out opened just last night at the Hayes Theatre. Directed by Scott Ellis, Take Me Out features Patrick J. Adams, Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Carl Lundstedt, Ken Marks, Michael Oberholtzer, Eduardo Ramos, Tyler Lansing Weaks, and Jesse Williams.

VIDEO: Watch TAKE ME OUT Cast Take Opening Night Bows VideoVIDEO: Watch TAKE ME OUT Cast Take Opening Night Bows
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play, Take Me Out, opened just last night at the Hayes Theatre. Check out footage from their first official curtain call below!

VIDEO: Jesse Williams, Patrick J. Adams & Jesse Tyler Ferguson Talk TAKE ME OUT on TO VideoVIDEO: Jesse Williams, Patrick J. Adams & Jesse Tyler Ferguson Talk TAKE ME OUT on TODAY
by Michael Major - Mar 29, 2022

Jesse Williams, Patrick J. Adams, and Jesse Tyler Ferguson appeared on the TODAY Show this morning to discuss Second Stage's production of Take Me Out. Directed by Scott Ellis, Take Me Out also features Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, JCarl Lundstedt, Ken Marks, Michael Oberholtzer, Eduardo Ramos, and Tyler Lansing Weaks.

VIDEO: Jesse Williams Talks TAKE ME OUT on THE DAILY SHOW with Trevor Noah VideoVIDEO: Jesse Williams Talks TAKE ME OUT on THE DAILY SHOW with Trevor Noah
by Michael Major - Mar 8, 2022

Last night, Jesse Williams sat down with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show. Williams spoke to Trevor about his Broadway debut in Take Me Out and the power dynamics his character faces as a star baseball player of color who comes out at the peak of his career and more. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: TAKE ME OUT Gets Ready to Return to Broadway VideoVIDEO: TAKE ME OUT Gets Ready to Return to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 6, 2022

In just days, the Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play, Take Me Out, will officially begin previews at the Hayes Theater, where it was originally set to open almost two years ago. Right before Broadway shut down, BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge met with the company while they were still in rehearsals. We're looking back on that day ahead of the show's official return!

Broadway Rewind: ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Returns to Broadway with Kristin Chenoweth, VideoBroadway Rewind: ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Returns to Broadway with Kristin Chenoweth, Peter Gallagher, Andy Karl & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when the first Broadway revival of On the Twentieth Century opened at the American Airlines Theatre, where it ran for 144 performances.

Broadway Rewind: Bradley Cooper and Company Bring THE ELEPHANT MAN Back to Broadway VideoBroadway Rewind: Bradley Cooper and Company Bring THE ELEPHANT MAN Back to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 15, 2020

Today we rewind to 2014, when The Elephant Man was getting ready to return to Broadway at the Booth Theatre, where it played for 83 performances. Directed by Scott Ellis, it starred Bradley Cooper, Patricia Clarkson, Alessandro Nivola, and more.

BWW TV: What is TAKE ME OUT All About? The Broadway-Bound Cast Explains! VideoBWW TV: What is TAKE ME OUT All About? The Broadway-Bound Cast Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 11, 2020

The Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Take Me Out is in rehearsals and will begin previews April 2, 2020 and officially open on April 23, 2020 at Second Stage's Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street). The cast just met the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big day!

Video: Annie Sherman Goes Busking Before PIAF LIVES At The Green Room 42 VideoVideo: Annie Sherman Goes Busking Before PIAF LIVES At The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 7, 2019

THE GREEN ROOM 42 a?" Broadway's newest intimate concert venue a?" will present Annie Sherman performing a?oePiaf Livesa?? on Wednesday, August 7 at 7:00 PM. Sherman, known for The King & I and Sound of Music national tours, Ragtime on Ellis Island, and Macbeth at Los Angeles Opera, brings you her original and innovative translations of Edith Piaf songs as never before heard in English. This evening celebrating the scandalous and tragic life of Edith Piaf includes hits like a?oePadam,a?? a?oeMilord,a?? and a?oeLa Vie en Rose.a?? 


Scott Ellis Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Scott Ellis been in?
Scott Ellis has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Scott Ellis been in?
Scott Ellis has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Scott Ellis been nominated for?
Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Take Me Out , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Tootsie , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tootsie , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Tootsie , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for She Loves Me , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for She Loves Me , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for On the Twentieth Century , Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for You Can't Take it with You , Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Elephant Man , Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for You Can't Take it with You , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Mystery of Edwin Drood , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Curtains , Outstanding Director (The Lortels) for The Little Dog Laughed , Best Direction of a Play (Tony Awards) for Twelve Angry Men , Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for 1776 , Best Director - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for 1776 , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for 1776 , Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Steel Pier , Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for 1776 , Best Director - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Steel Pier , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Steel Pier , Best Director of a Musical (Olivier Awards) for She Loves Me , Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for She Loves Me , Outstanding Director, Non-Resident Play or Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for World Goes 'Round , Best Director - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for She Loves Me Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for She Loves Me and Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for A Little Night Music / The World Goes Round .

What awards has Scott Ellis won?
Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for 1776, Best Director of a Musical (Olivier Awards) for She Loves Me Best Director - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for She Loves Meand Outstanding Director - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for A Little Night Music / The World Goes Round.

How many shows has Scott Ellis written?
Scott Ellis has written 3 shows including And the World Goes 'Round (Conceiver), Steel Pier (Conceiver), The Look of Love (Conceiver).