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Ted Sperling

 
Bio:
LCT: The King and I, South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza (Tony, Drama Desk awards), A Man of No Importance, A New Brain, My Favorite Year. Broadway: Fiddler on the Roof, Guys and Dolls, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Full Monty, Titanic (actor), Kiss of the Spider Woman, How to Succeed in Business ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
LCT: The King and I, South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza (Tony, Drama Desk awards), A Man of No Importance, A New Brain, My Favorite Year. Broadway: Fiddler on the Roof, Guys and Dolls, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Full Monty, Titanic (actor), Kiss of the Spider Woman, How to Succeed in Business ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Wallace Hartley
3rd Class Passenger
Chief Engineer Joseph Bell
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 1985
Singer

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2019]
Music Director
 
[US Tour, 2019]
Orchestrator
Orchestrator
Orchestrator
Music Director
 
[West End, 2018]
Musical Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 2018]
Musical Director
 
[New York, 2017]
Conductor
Director
 
[New York, 2017]
Director
Conductor
 
[US Tour, 2016]
Music Direction
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Music Director
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Music Direction
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Director
 
[West End, 2011]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Composer
Vocal Music Arranger
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Conductor
Musical Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Orchestrator
Musical Director
Conductor
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Composer
Vocal Music Arranger
Musical Director
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2004]
Musical Director
 
[Williamstown, MA (Regional), 2004]
Director
 
[Chicago (Regional), 2004]
Musical Director
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2003]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Musical Director
 
[San Diego, CA (Regional), 2000]
Musical Director
Vocal Music Arranger
 
[New York, 1999]
Musical Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Musical Director
Musical Director
Musician
Vocal Music Arranger
Vocal Music Arranger
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Musician
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Conductor
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Musical Director
Conductor
Vocal Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 1993] [Replacement]
Conductor[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 1992]
Musical Director
Conductor
 
[Broadway, 1992]
Associate Conductor
Synthesizer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1990]
Piano
 
[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Vocal Music Arranger
Vocal Music Arranger
Musical Director
Musical Director
Musical Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 1989]
Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Synthesizers
 
[Broadway, 1984]
Synthesizer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Director

Ted Sperling Biography

LCT: The King and I, South Pacific, The Light in the Piazza (Tony, Drama Desk awards), A Man of No Importance, A New Brain, My Favorite Year. Broadway: Fiddler on the Roof, Guys and Dolls, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Full Monty, Titanic (actor), Kiss of the Spider Woman, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Drood, Sunday in the Park with George. Off- Broadway: Red Eye of Love, The Other Josh Cohen, Striking 12, See What I Wanna See (director); Saturn Returns, Floyd Collins, Romance in Hard Times (music director). Artistic director, MasterVoices; principal conductor, Westchester Philharmonic; creative director of the 24 Hour Musicals. Selected concerts: Show Boat (NY Philharmonic); The Firebrand of Florence, The Grapes of Wrath, The Mikado, 27, The Road of Promise, Song of Norway, Knickerbocker Holiday, Dido and Aeneas, Babes in Toyland, Of Thee I Sing, Orfeo ed Euridice (MasterVoices); numerous programs at American Songbook, Lyrics and Lyricists. www.tedsperling.net

Ted Sperling Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2005 - Best Orchestrations Gold Star
Ted Sperling, The Light in the Piazza
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2005 - outstanding Orchestrations Gold Star
Ted Sperling, The Light in the Piazza
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Orchestrations Gold Star
Ted Sperling, The Light in the Piazza
 
Tony Awards - 2003 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
John Dossett, Gypsy

Ted Sperling News

Victoria Clark's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Out Now on CD Photo Victoria Clark's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Out Now on CD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2022

PS CLASSICS has released the second solo album by¬†Victoria Clark,¬†the Tony Award-winning actress who opened recently on Broadway in the acclaimed new musical¬†Kimberly Akimbo.¬†December Songs for Voice and Orchestra¬†‚Äď a sumptuous reinvention of¬†Maury Yeston‚Äôs beloved song cycle, is reimagined here by Clark and a 37-piece orchestra.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF in Yiddish Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF in Yiddish
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2022

 The acclaimed National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene production of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish opened its limited engagement last night at New World Stages. The production, a New York Times Critic’s Pick, plays through January 1, 2023. Check out opening night photos here!

Video: Watch a Clip of Idina Menzel on CELEBRITY IOU - Airing Tonight! Photo Video: Watch a Clip of Idina Menzel on CELEBRITY IOU - Airing Tonight!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2022

Watch a clip of Idina Menzel with¬†‚ÄúProperty Brothers‚ÄĚ stars Drew and Jonathan Scott on HGTV's Celebrity IOU!

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Comes to Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, February 14-19 Photo FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Comes to Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, February 14-19
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 14, 2022

Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall at FSW has announced that the individual tickets for the tour of the Tony Award-nominated Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof will go on sale Friday, November 18 at 10AM.

Lesley Garrett Joins UK Tour of MY FAIR LADY Photo Lesley Garrett Joins UK Tour of MY FAIR LADY
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2022

Birmingham Hippodrome have announced that opera superstar¬†Lesley Garrett¬†will be playing the role of Mrs Pearce in¬†Lerner & Loewe‚Äôs¬†critically acclaimed¬†My Fair Lady¬†when it comes to the city next year (Wed 8 Mar ‚Äď Sun 19¬†Mar 2023)¬†.

KIMBERLY AKIMBO Star Victoria Clark Sings Maury Yeston's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO Star Victoria Clark Sings Maury Yeston's DECEMBER SONGS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA Out Today
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2022

PS CLASSICS, the label dedicated to the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, has released the second solo album by Victoria Clark, the Tony Award-winning actress who opened last night on Broadway in the acclaimed new musical Kimberly Akimbo.

Broadway Streaming Guide: November 2022 - Where to Watch DISENCHANTED & More Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: November 2022 - Where to Watch DISENCHANTED & More
by Michael Major - Nov 5, 2022

From highly-anticipated new movie musicals like Disenchanted and Spirited, to the soundtrack for Netflix's upcoming Matilda the Musical movie soundtrack, November's new streaming releases will give Broadway fans entertained throughout the month. 

Review: CARMEN (in English Translation) Rose Hall, Jazz At Lincoln Center Photo Review: CARMEN (in English Translation) Rose Hall, Jazz At Lincoln Center
by Joanna Barouch - Nov 5, 2022

If you were under the impression that the term 'Opéra Comique' meant a 'comic opera', you might be literally correct, but truthfully the joke would be on you. What does it really mean? Opéra Comique is a genre of French opera first developed in the eighteenth century.

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Opens The 22-23 Broadway Series At The Orpheum! Photo FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Opens The 22-23 Broadway Series At The Orpheum!
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2022

The American Theatre Guild presents the innovative new production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.

Photos: First Look at Madeline Powell, Jonathan Grunert & More in MY FAIR LADY North  Photo Photos: First Look at Madeline Powell, Jonathan Grunert & More in MY FAIR LADY North American Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2022

The touring production of MY FAIR LADY opened in New Haven, CT on October 19th at The Shubert Theatre and has since had stops in Bloomington, IN and Midland, MI and is currently in  Dallas, TX for two weeks. Get a first look at photos here!

Ted Sperling Videos

VIDEO: Idina Menzel Reads Her Own JEOPARDY! Category Videoplay
VIDEO: Idina Menzel Reads Her Own JEOPARDY! Category

by Michael Major - Oct 19, 2022

A recent episode of Jeopardy! featured a category on Idina Menzel. Menzel appeared on the episode to read out the questions. Her appearance included questions on Wicked, Aida, Cinderella, and more. Watch a video clip from the episode to see if you can answer them all correctly!

VIDEO: Idina Menzel Talks Returning to See WICKED on Broadway on THE VIEW Videoplay
VIDEO: Idina Menzel Talks Returning to See WICKED on Broadway on THE VIEW

by Michael Major - Sep 28, 2022

Idina Menzel stopped by The View this morning with her sister, Cara Mentzel, to discuss their new children's book, Loud Mouse. During the interview, Menzel discussed her recent induction as a Disney Legend, her new film with Adam Sandler, and described her recent visit back to see Wicked on Broadway. Watch the new video interview now!

VIDEO: Idina Menzel Inducted as a Disney Legend at the D23 Expo Videoplay
VIDEO: Idina Menzel Inducted as a Disney Legend at the D23 Expo

by Michael Major - Sep 9, 2022

This year’s honorees include Frozen stars Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Kristen Bell. Plus, Chadwick Boseman, Patrick Dempsey, Ellen Pompeo, Tracee Ellis Ross, Anthony Anderson, and more. Watch a video clip from Menzel's acceptance speech as she sings 'When You Wish Upon A Star' from Pinocchio.

VIDEO: First Look at MY FAIR LADY in the West End Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at MY FAIR LADY in the West End

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 18, 2022

New production footage has been released today of the company of My Fair Lady. The company features Harry Hadden-Paton as Henry Higgins, Amara Okereke as Eliza Doolittle, Stephen K Amos as Alfred P Doolittle, Dame Vanessa Redgrave as Mrs Higgins, Malcolm Sinclair as Colonel Pickering, Maureen Beattie as Mrs Pearce, and Sharif Afifi as Freddy Eynsford-Hill.

VIDEO: In Rehearsals for ANYONE CAN WHISTLE at Carnegie Hall Videoplay
VIDEO: In Rehearsals for ANYONE CAN WHISTLE at Carnegie Hall

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 10, 2022

Tonight, March 10, 2022, the concert production of MasterVoices' performance of Anyone Can Whistle, takes the stage at ‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč Carnegie Hall. The performance will star Vanessa Williams, who performed in the 2002 Broadway revival of Sondheim's Into the Woods and the 2010 revue Sondheim on Sondheim, in the role of a corrupt mayor of a small economically depressed American town.

VIDEO: Chaka Khan and Idina Menzel Sing 'I'm Every Woman' in Honor of International W Videoplay
VIDEO: Chaka Khan and Idina Menzel Sing 'I'm Every Woman' in Honor of International Women's Day

by Stage Tube - Mar 8, 2021

Today is International Women's Day! In celebration of this important occasion, CARE has brought together Chaka Khan and Idina Menzel to recreate the anthem 'I'm Every Woman.'

VIDEO: Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana Perform a Mashup of 'Ten Minutes Ago' and 'You Videoplay
VIDEO: Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana Perform a Mashup of 'Ten Minutes Ago' and 'You Are Never Away'

by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, who starred on Broadway together in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella, teamed up for a new socially distanced mashup! The pair sang their rendition of 'Ten Minutes Ago' from Cinderella along with 'You Are Never Away' from Allegro!

VIDEO: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Calls the Stars of The Public's WE ARE ONE PUBLIC Videoplay
VIDEO: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Calls the Stars of The Public's WE ARE ONE PUBLIC

by Stage Tube - May 23, 2020

The Public Theater's WE ARE ONE PUBLIC, a one-night-only star-studded virtual event to support The Public, will take place on Monday, June 1. A new video has been released of host Jesse Tyler Ferguson hilariously making his rounds of phone calls to the stars who will appear in the event.

PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LA Videoplay
PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LADY

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 18, 2019

The North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady will open tomorrow, Thursday, December 19, at The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production! Check out all new photos and video!

VIDEO: Extended Clip From FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES Documentary Videoplay
VIDEO: Extended Clip From FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES Documentary

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 22, 2019

The new documentary about the landmark Broadway musical FIDDLER ON THE ROOF comes to movie theaters on Friday, August 23. BWW has an exclusive first look at clips from the film! 


Ted Sperling Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ted Sperling been in?
Ted Sperling has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Ted Sperling been in?
Ted Sperling has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Ted Sperling been nominated for?
Best Orchestrations (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Light in the Piazza , outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for The Light in the Piazza Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for The Light in the Piazza and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Gypsy .

What awards has Ted Sperling won?
Best Orchestrations (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Light in the Piazza outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for The Light in the Piazzaand Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for The Light in the Piazza.