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Stephen Trask

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1998
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Composer

Writing

Music & Lyrics
Lyricist
Composer

Photos

Stephen Trask, Darius Smith, Peter Yanowitz Photo

Stephen Trask, Darius Smith, Peter Yanowitz

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Date:
07/25/2018
Stephen Trask, Darko Tresnjak, Peter Yanowitz Photo

Stephen Trask, Darko Tresnjak, Peter Yanowitz

From: 
Date:
07/25/2018
Peter Yanowitz (book, music, lyrics), Darko Tresnjak (director), Stephen Trask (book, Photo

Peter Yanowitz (book, music, lyrics), Darko Tresnjak (director), Stephen Trask (book, music, lyrics) and the cast of This Ain√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘt No Disco

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Date:
05/24/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1998
Performer

Productions

Composer

Writing
Music & Lyrics
Lyricist
Composer

Stephen Trask Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Lyrics Gold Star
Stephen Trask, Hedgwig and the Angry Inch
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Lyrics
Stephen Trask, Hedgwig and the Angry Inch
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Lyrics
Stephen Trask, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Music Gold Star
Stephen Trask, Hedwig and the Angry Inch
 
Obie Awards - 1998 - Special Citations Gold Star
Stephen Trask, Hedwig And The Angry Inch

Stephen Trask News

Haven Chicago's FESTIVAL AU CINEMA At The Den Theatre, August 26- 28 Photo Haven Chicago's FESTIVAL AU CINEMA At The Den Theatre, August 26- 28
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 8, 2022

Haven Chicago presents its first annual Festival au Cinéma, the company's new platform for visionary and innovative filmmakers and media artists staking their claim in the future of digital storytelling.

CABARET, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, and More Announced for OpenStage Theatre & Compan Photo CABARET, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, and More Announced for OpenStage Theatre & Company Fabulous 50th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2022

OpenStage will celebrate 50 seasons of exceptional, locally-crafted, live theatre in Northern Colorado with vibrant, revolutionary, mysterious, and adventurous theatre.

Photos: First Look at HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH at Harlequin Productions Photo Photos: First Look at HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH at Harlequin Productions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 11, 2022

Harlequin Productions is presenting Hedwig and the Angry Inch by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask, through August 6 at the State Theater. Honoring Olympia’s status as a punk rock center, every weekend will feature a different local band opening the show with a 45-minute set. Get a first look at photos here!

10 Videos That Make Us Proud To Support Mason Alexander Park's THE PANSY CRAZE at Che Photo 10 Videos That Make Us Proud To Support Mason Alexander Park's THE PANSY CRAZE at Chelsea Table + Stage June 26th
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 23, 2022

Mason Alexander Park's THE PANSY CRAZE will play New York City once more, for one night, for PRIDE.

Mason Alexander Park to Present Pride Edition of THE PANSY CRAZE at Chelsea Table + S Photo Mason Alexander Park to Present Pride Edition of THE PANSY CRAZE at Chelsea Table + Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2022

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE will present the return of Mason Alexander Park for a special Pride edition of their solo show ‚ÄúThe Pansy Craze‚ÄĚ on Sunday, June 26 at 9:30 PM.

Actor's Express Announces URINETOWN, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH and More for Season 35 Photo Actor's Express Announces URINETOWN, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH and More for Season 35
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2022

Actor's Express announces its 35th Season of dynamic, entertaining work, including a World Premiere and co-production with Oglethorpe University Theatre. In addition to the six-show subscription season, AE continues its foray into podcasts and also welcomes back its perennially popular cabaret partnership with Atlanta icon Libby Whittemore.

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Returns To Israel Photo HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Returns To Israel
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

The Israeli premiere of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH is returning to the stage this June, starring Roi Dolev as the titular character.

Photos: First Look at Divina De Campo and More in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Photo Photos: First Look at Divina De Campo and More in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 5, 2022

Leeds Playhouse and HOME Manchester have revealed exclusive images from HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH starring RuPaul’s Drag Race UK icon Divina De Campo and South African actor, musician and physical performer Elijah Ferreira.

Meet the Cast of PARADISE SQUARE Photo Meet the Cast of PARADISE SQUARE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

Paradise Square begins previews on Broadway tonight, March 15, 2022, ahead of an opening night on April 3 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Learn more about the cast bringing this musical to life on stage here!

Photos: In Rehearsal for HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Starring DRAG RACE Star Divina De  Photo Photos: In Rehearsal for HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Starring DRAG RACE Star Divina De Campo
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 10, 2022

Leeds Playhouse and HOME Manchester have today shared exclusive behind the scenes pictures of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK icon Divina De Campo and South African actor, musician and physical performer Elijah Ferreira in rehearsals for HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, opening in Leeds on 2 April before transferring to Manchester on 27 April.

Stephen Trask Videos

VIDEO: John Cameron Mitchell, Neil Patrick Harris, Darren Criss, Andrew Rannells, and VideoVIDEO: John Cameron Mitchell, Neil Patrick Harris, Darren Criss, Andrew Rannells, and More Hedwigs Perform 'Wig in a Box'
by Stage Tube - Jun 27, 2020

During the 'Can't Cancel Pride' event, John Cameron Mitchell appeared alongside other past Hedwigs to perform 'Wig in a Box' from Hedwig and the Angry Inch!

Broadway Rewind: Neil Patrick Harris Brings HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH to Broadway! VideoBroadway Rewind: Neil Patrick Harris Brings HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH to Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 21, 2020

Today we rewind to 2014, when Neil Patrick Harris returned to Broadway with a Tony-winning performance in Hedwig and the Angry Inch. The musical, which features a book by John Cameron Mitchell and music by Stephen Trask, played at the Belasco Theatre for 507 performances.

VIDEO: First Look at Milwaukee Rep's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH VideoVIDEO: First Look at Milwaukee Rep's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by Stage Tube - Jan 31, 2020

Milwaukee Repertory Theater's Hedwig and the Angry Inch will run January 28 - March 8, 2020 in the Stiemke Studio. Matt Rodin will perform the title character Hedwig with Rep favorite Bethany Thomas (Songs for Nobodies, Milwaukee Rep) as Yitzhak.

#TBT: Lena Hall Celebrates Opening Of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Video#TBT: Lena Hall Celebrates Opening Of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 30, 2020

Ladies and gentleman, whether you like it or not, Hedwig! We're celebrating the birthday of Tony Award winner Lena Hall by looking back at her opening night of Hedwig and the Angry Inch at Broadway's Belasco Theatre! Check out the video to see Lena alongside Neil Patrick Harris, composer Stephen Trask, book writer John Cameron Mitchell, and more celebrating Hedwig's arrival on Broadway!

VIDEO: John Cameron Mitchell, Michael Cerveris & More Unite to Sing a HEDWIG Classic VideoVIDEO: John Cameron Mitchell, Michael Cerveris & More Unite to Sing a HEDWIG Classic
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2019

On December 17, 2019, John Cameron Mitchell joined Michael Cerveris, Edward Carter Simon (Big Easy Award nominated Hedwig in New Orleans 2019) and Kimberly Kaye (Big Easy Award winning Yitsak in New Orleans 2019) onstage at Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans for a very special version of Stephen Trask's 'Origin Of Love' during the Loose Cattle band's annual Christmas hootenanny, A Very Loose Cattle Christmas. And it was magic. Watch the full performance, filmed by Bridget Fenlason, below!

VIDEO: Mason Alexander Park Sings 'Wicked Little Town' From HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH VideoVIDEO: Mason Alexander Park Sings 'Wicked Little Town' From HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2019

After recently playing Hedwig on the First Broadway National Tour of Hedwig of the Angry Inch, Mason Alexander Park sings Stephen Trask's a?oeWicked Little Towna?? to promote their upcoming solo show a?oeMore Than A Woman Or A Man.a?? The GreenRoom 42 presents Mason's upcoming concert on December 12th at 9:30pm after its Los Angeles premier at the Rockwell Table and Stage. Featuring songs from shows that pushed the boundaries of gender play, expression, and performance like The Rocky Horror Show, La Cage Aux Folles, Hedwig, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, and Boy George's Taboo, this show will deeply explore the importance that music and art has on developing identity from a young age through adulthood. From non-binary German punk rock stars, to sweet transvestites from outer space, this will be an evening of self-exploration through some of the greatest gender bending characters in the Broadway canon. Featuring incredible special guests such as Eden Espinosa(Wicked, Brooklyn), Mimi Imfurst (RuPaul's Drag Race), and more to be announced. Directed by Hunter Bird and featuring members from the Hedwig National Tour band, this is a night not to be missed!

VIDEO: On This Day, February 1- Happy Birthday, Michael C. Hall! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, February 1- Happy Birthday, Michael C. Hall!
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2019

On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of stage and television star, Michael C. Hall!

VIDEO: Get a Behind the Scenes Look at 'Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical' VideoVIDEO: Get a Behind the Scenes Look at 'Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical'
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2019

Get a look behind the scenes as the full cast of "Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical" record one of the original tracks from the show - "Advertising Ruins Everything." Watch the video below!

VIDEO: Wolfbane Productions Presents HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH VideoVIDEO: Wolfbane Productions Presents HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by Alan Henry - Aug 9, 2018

Wolfbane Productions will produce Broadway's favorite 'internationally ignored song stylist' Hedwig and the Angry Inch from July 26-August 11 in Appomattox. Wolfbane, in association with Jamerson Building Supply and Williams Collision Center, is proud to be hosting this incredible concert outdoors at the Wolfbane Performing Arts Center, 618 Country Club Rd, Appomattox, VA 24522. Gates open at 7pm; the show will begin at 8pm. See what happens when this genre-bending, fourth-wall-smashing musical sensation meets a new setting in the Central Virginia backcountry, as it tells the story of one of the most unique characters ever to hit the stage.

VIDEO: Cincinnati Ensemble Theater Presents HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH VideoVIDEO: Cincinnati Ensemble Theater Presents HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by Stage Tube - Jun 6, 2018

Take a walk on the wild side! Dressed to impress, Todd Almond steps back into the title role of Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati's season closer Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Written by John Cameron Mitchell with music and lyrics by Stephen Trask, this award-winning rock musical is an innovative, heartbreaking, and wickedly funny story of a gender-crossed glam rocker determined to become a superstar. The regional revival of ETC's 2001 and 2003 hit production is a rocking ride, entertaining, touching, and ultimately inspiring to anyone who has felt life gave them an inch when they deserved a mile. Playing June 5-July 1, 2018. Directed by D. Lynn Meyers. Presented by The Rosenthal Family Foundation and sponsored by LPK.


Stephen Trask Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Stephen Trask written?
Stephen Trask has written 2 shows including Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Lyricist), This Ain't No Disco (Music & Lyrics).

What awards has Stephen Trask been nominated for?
Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedgwig and the Angry Inch , Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedgwig and the Angry Inch , Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedwig and the Angry Inch Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedwig and the Angry Inch and Special Citations (Obie Awards) for Hedwig And The Angry Inch .

What awards has Stephen Trask won?
Outstanding Lyrics (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedgwig and the Angry Inch Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Hedwig and the Angry Inchand Special Citations (Obie Awards) for Hedwig And The Angry Inch.