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Tanya Birl

 
Bio:
Tanya Birl is a choreographer. Broadway: On The Town, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, A Christmas Story, Chaplin (Associate choreographer), How To Succeed, Memphis, Finian's Rainbow. Encores!: Most Happy Fella, Cotton Club Parade, Anyone Can Whistle, The Wiz, Finian's Rainbow, On The Town. Nat'l ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tanya Birl is a choreographer. Broadway: On The Town, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, A Christmas Story, Chaplin (Associate choreographer), How To Succeed, Memphis, Finian's Rainbow. Encores!: Most Happy Fella, Cotton Club Parade, Anyone Can Whistle, The Wiz, Finian's Rainbow, On The Town. Nat'l ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Performer
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Playhouse World Premiere Production, 2015
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2014
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Madison Square Garden Production, 2013
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
2013
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Nancy
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Betty
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]
Ethel [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2008
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Movement Director
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Associate Choreographer

Photos

Wilson Torres and Tanya Birl Photo

Wilson Torres and Tanya Birl

From: 
Date:
08/25/2015
Clyde Alves, Stephen DeRosa, Tanya Birl, Eloise Kropp, Angela Brydon, and Cory Lingne Photo

Clyde Alves, Stephen DeRosa, Tanya Birl, Eloise Kropp, Angela Brydon, and Cory Lingner

From: 
Date:
09/22/2014
Sarah O'Gleby, Leslie Donna Flesner,  Photo

Sarah O'Gleby, Leslie Donna Flesner,

From: 
Date:
09/11/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Performer

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Playhouse World Premiere Production, 2015
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2014
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Madison Square Garden Production, 2013
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
2013
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Nancy

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Betty

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]

Ethel [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2008
Performer

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Movement Director

[Broadway, 2012]
Associate Choreographer

Tanya Birl Biography

Tanya Birl is a choreographer.

Broadway: On The Town, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, A Christmas Story, Chaplin (Associate choreographer), How To Succeed, Memphis, Finian's Rainbow.

Encores!: Most Happy Fella, Cotton Club Parade, Anyone Can Whistle, The Wiz, Finian's Rainbow, On The Town. Nat'l Tours: The Lion King, West Side Story (West End).




Tanya Birl News

Creative Teams and Casts Announced For 2022 Oregon Shakespeare Festival Photo Creative Teams and Casts Announced For 2022 Oregon Shakespeare Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 2, 2022

The imminent start of the 2022¬†Oregon Shakespeare Festival¬†season‚ÄĒArtistic Director¬†Nataki Garrett‚Äôs first full season‚ÄĒmarks a celebratory return to repertory producing. The 2022 lineup features eight on-stage plays and musicals, from classic Shakespeare to works by some of today‚Äôs most exciting playwrights.

The Overlook Presents String Quartet Festival To Spotlight Black Living Composers Photo The Overlook Presents String Quartet Festival To Spotlight Black Living Composers
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2021

The Overlook, a string quartet formed during the pandemic by four accomplished uptown string players, will present ‚ÄúIf the Stars Align,‚ÄĚ a music festival that explores four centuries of music by Black composers, with a spotlight on living composers. The free, community-focused concerts will take place outdoors at historic locations in upper Manhattan: the Dyckman Farmhouse Museum, Hispanic Society of America, and the Morris-Jumel Mansion. Special guests include composer Trevor Weston and multi-disciplinary artist Tanya Birl-Torres.¬†

VIDEO: Ladies of Broadway Unite for Maestra Music's AMPLIFY 2021- Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: Ladies of Broadway Unite for Maestra Music's AMPLIFY 2021- Watch Now!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 29, 2021

Maestra Music will present its inaugural concert event, Amplify 2021 on Monday, March 29 (8pm ET). While we await the big night, study up on the company with BroadwayWorld's Stage Mag!

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, March 29- with Phillipa Soo, Amplify 2021, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, March 29- with Phillipa Soo, Amplify 2021, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 29, 2021

Today (March 29) in live streaming: Broadway ladies unite for Amplify 2021, a Phillipa Soo visits Live at the Lortel and more!

VIDEO: Celebrate Black Lady Magic on THE CHAOS TWINS - Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: Celebrate Black Lady Magic on THE CHAOS TWINS - Watch Now!
by The Chaos Twins - Mar 24, 2021

Black Girl Magic, but make it CHAOS. Malcom X described the black woman as the most disrespected, unprotected and neglected person in America, and yet, black women are surely at the center of much political progress, artistic genius, and family structure throughout history.

Shoshana Bean Joins Maestra Music's AMPLIFY 2021 Concert Photo Shoshana Bean Joins Maestra Music's AMPLIFY 2021 Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2021

Shoshana Bean has joined the star-studded line up for Maestra Music’s inaugural concert event, Amplify 2021 on Monday, March 29, 2021. Accompanied virtually by Maestras from around the world, Bean will sing an original song with music, lyrics and orchestrations by Maestra member Lynne Shankel (Allegiance) for the finale of the event.

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, March 24- with Micah Stock, Danny Burstein, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, March 24- with Micah Stock, Danny Burstein, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 24, 2021

Today (March 24) in live streaming: The Chaos Twins celebrate Black Lady Magic, a Fiddler party on Stars in the House, Micah Stock visits Backstage Live, and more!

Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney, Ashley Park, Brian Victor Dixon and More Join Maestra Mu Photo Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney, Ashley Park, Brian Victor Dixon and More Join Maestra Music Event AMPLIFY
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 15, 2021

Maestra Music, the not-for-profit organization supporting the women who make the music in the musical theater industry, hosts their inaugural Spring concert event, Amplify.

Kate Baldwin, Brooks Ashmanskas, Andréa Burns, Ashley Park and More to Take Part in  Photo Kate Baldwin, Brooks Ashmanskas, Andréa Burns, Ashley Park and More to Take Part in Maestra Music's AMPLIFY 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2021

Maestra Music will hold its first annual concert event on Monday, March 29, 2021 at 8 pm, with an interactive pre-show beginning at 7 pm, its founder Georgia Stitt announced today. Amplify 2021 will take place virtually, in association with Broadway Unlocked, to raise money and highlight Maestra's programs.

 Photo
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2021

Tanya Birl Videos

VIDEO: Watch Nikki M. James & Company Do the Skate in Highlights from Encores! BUBBLY VideoVIDEO: Watch Nikki M. James & Company Do the Skate in Highlights from Encores! BUBBLY BLACK GIRL...
by Stage Tube - Jul 26, 2017

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kirsten Childs' delightful, provocative, and poignant 2000 musical, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, running July 26-27. Following a young African-American dancer, Viveca, from West Coast suburbia to Broadway, all the while navigating the politics of race and gender in an attempt to uncover her own identity, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin is directed by Robert O'Hara with choreography by Byron Easley and music direction by Annastasia Victory.

BWW TV: Nikki M. James & Company Give Sneak Peek of THE BUBBLY BLACK GIRL at Encores! VideoBWW TV: Nikki M. James & Company Give Sneak Peek of THE BUBBLY BLACK GIRL at Encores! Off-Center!
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 19, 2017

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kirsten Childs' delightful, provocative, and poignant 2000 musical, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, running July 26-27. Following a young African-American dancer, Viveca, from West Coast suburbia to Broadway, all the while navigating the politics of race and gender in an attempt to uncover her own identity, The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin is directed by Robert O'Hara with choreography by Byron Easley and music direction by Annastasia Victory.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Paper Mill's THE BANDSTAND, Starring Laura Osnes & Corey Cott!
by Stage Tube - Oct 15, 2015

Paper Mill Playhouse opens its 2015-2016 season with the world premiere musical THE BANDSTAND. As previously announced, Tony Award nominee Laura Osnes (Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella, Bonnie and Clyde), Corey Cott(Newsies, Gigi) and Tony Award winner Beth Leavel (The Drowsy Chaperone, 42nd Street) will star in THE BANDSTAND. The show began performances last night, October 8, 2015, and runs through Sunday, November 8, 2015. The official press opening night is Sunday, October 18, at 7:00pm. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the production below!

VIDEO: ON THE TOWN Cast Performs 'New York, New York' on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - May 18, 2015

The cast of Broadway's Tony-nominated musical ON THE TOWN stopped by this morning's TODAY to perform the number 'New York, New York.' Watch the appearance below!

VIDEO: ON THE TOWN's Alysha Umphress and Jay Armstrong Johnson Perform 'I Can Cook Too' on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 20, 2015

ON THE TOWN's Alysha Umphress and Jay Armstrong Johnson stopped by this morning's TODAY to perform the number 'I Can Cook Too' from the hit Broadway musical.

STAGE TUBE: Scarlett Johansson, Benjamin Walker and More Talk Broadway's CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF
by Stage Tube - Dec 13, 2012

Watch stars Scarlett Johansson, Ciar√°n Hinds, Benjamin Walker, Debra Monk and director Rob Ashford talk about bringing Tennessee Williams' CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF to Broadway. Click below to watch!

STAGE TUBE: New Promo Released for CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF!
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2012

The Richard Rodgers Theatre box office (226 West 46th Street) is now open for tickets to Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof starring Scarlett Johansson as Maggie, Ciaran Hinds as Big Daddy, Benjamin Walker as Brick and Debra Monk as Big Mama, directed by Rob Ashford. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof opens Thursday, January 17, 2013. Previews begin Tuesday, December 18. This limited engagement runs for 15 weeks only, through March 30, 2013. Check out a just-released television spot for the show below!

BWW TV Exclusive: COTTON CLUB PARADE at City Center!
by Robert Diamond - Nov 21, 2011

Carla Cook, Brandon Victor Dixon, Jared Grimes and Adriane Lenox star in Duke Ellington's Cotton Club Parade, which opened November 18 at New York City Center and Broadway Beat got an exclusive look at the show on stage!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek at COTTON CLUB PARADE at City Center!
by Robert Diamond - Nov 13, 2011

Carla Cook, Brandon Victor Dixon, Jared Grimes and Adriane Lenox star in Duke Ellington's Cotton Club Parade, opening November 18 at New York City Center and Broadway Beat got a sneak peek!

STAGE TUBE: Daniel Radcliffe's Potter Pals Visit HOW TO SUCCEED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2011

A slew of Daniel Radcliffe's fellow 'Harry Potter' stars have been visiting him on Broadway to watch his performance in HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING. In the video below, Tom Felton, Rupert Grint, and Matthew Lewis all give Radcliffe glowing reviews.


Tanya Birl Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tanya Birl been in?
Tanya Birl has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Tanya Birl been in?
Tanya Birl has not appeared in the West End