Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

The Bengsons

 
The Bengsons Headshot

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Music
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Original Music
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Authors
Music
Lyricists

Writing

Music and Lyrics
Book, Music and Lyrics

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Music

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Original Music

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Authors

Music

Lyricists

Writing
Music and Lyrics
Book, Music and Lyrics

The Bengsons Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Music
The Bengsons, The Lucky Ones

The Bengsons News

Ars Nova and PlayCo Present World Premiere of Melis Aker's HOUND DOG in October Photo Ars Nova and PlayCo Present World Premiere of Melis Aker's HOUND DOG in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

Ars Nova and PlayCo will present the world premiere of HOUND DOG by 2019 Ars Nova resident artist Melis Aker. Directed by Machel Ross with music by Aker and the Lazours, this cross-cultural jam-session-meets-play explores the winding path towards forgiveness and belonging.

Heartrending Michigan Premiere Musical HUNDRED DAYS Heralds Actors' Theatre's Return  Photo Heartrending Michigan Premiere Musical HUNDRED DAYS Heralds Actors' Theatre's Return With Raw FolkRock Sound
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022

For the first time since the pandemic shutdown, Actors' Theatre in Grand Rapids, Michigan is returning to its home stage at Spectrum Theater on the Grand Rapids Community College campus. Their return also marks the launch of their 40th season in operation.

Billy Eugene Jones Joins the Cast of MTC's WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE SEA - Tickets Photo Billy Eugene Jones Joins the Cast of MTC's WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE SEA - Tickets On Sale Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

Tickets are now on sale for¬†Manhattan Theatre Club‚Äôs New York premiere of¬†Where the Mountain Meets the Sea, written by AUDELCO Award nominee¬†Jeff Augustin¬†(The New Englanders, ‚ÄúThe Morning Show‚ÄĚ) and directed by Princess Grace Award winner¬†Joshua Kahan Brody,¬†with music by¬†The Bengsons¬†(Hundred Days,¬†The Lucky Ones).

Tickets On Sale For Ani DiFranco With The Righteous Babes Revue At Overture's Capitol Photo Tickets On Sale For Ani DiFranco With The Righteous Babes Revue At Overture's Capitol Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2022

Overture Center for the Arts and FPC Live will present Ani DiFranco with The Righteous Babes Revue: Gracie and Rachel, Pieta Brown, Jocelyn Mackenzie on Saturday, Nov. 5 at 8 p.m. in Capitol Theater.

Ars Nova Announces 'Name Your Price' Tickets for 20th Anniversary Season Photo Ars Nova Announces 'Name Your Price' Tickets for 20th Anniversary Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2022

Ars Nova has announced details for its 20th Anniversary Season, which introduces the What’s Ars Is Yours: Name Your Price ticket initiative.

Words From The Wings: A STRANGE LOOP's Antwayn Hopper Reminisces on the Show's Tony W Photo Words From The Wings: A STRANGE LOOP's Antwayn Hopper Reminisces on the Show's Tony Win and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

BroadwayWorld is bringing you Words From the Wings, a new series of interviews that take fans behind the scenes of some of their favorite Broadway stars' backstage routines! We're chatting with Antwayn Hopper of A Strange Loop! Antwayn shared his memories of the show's Tony win, and more!

Z Space Presents World Premiere Of THE RED SHADES: A Trans Superhero Rock Opera in Oc Photo Z Space Presents World Premiere Of THE RED SHADES: A Trans Superhero Rock Opera in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

Z Space, one of the nation's leading laboratories for the development of new works, is pleased to present the world premiere of The Red Shades: A Trans Superhero Rock Opera on Z Space's Steindler Stage, beginning Thursday, October 13 through Saturday, November 5, 2022.

 THE BEST WE COULD, KING JAMES, and POOR YELLA REDNECKS Join Manhattan Theatre Club's Photo THE BEST WE COULD, KING JAMES, and POOR YELLA REDNECKS Join Manhattan Theatre Club's 2022-23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

The remaining shows have been announced for¬†Manhattan Theatre Club‚Äôs 2022-2023 off-Broadway season, and the first show of the 2023-2024 off-Broadway season, at¬†New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I¬†(131 West 55th¬†Street).

Sarah Lunnie to Join The Public Theater as Senior Dramaturg Photo Sarah Lunnie to Join The Public Theater as Senior Dramaturg
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

Sarah Lunnie will be joining The Public Theater staff as Senior Dramaturg. Sarah Lunnie is a dramaturg who works mainly on the creation and development of new plays. Sarah was previously an Associate Artistic Director of the Jungle Theater, the Literary Director of Playwrights Horizons, and the Literary Manager at Actors Theatre of Louisville.

Ancram Opera House presents AN EVENING WITH THE BENGSONS This Month Photo Ancram Opera House presents AN EVENING WITH THE BENGSONS This Month
by Grace Cutler - Jul 23, 2022

Ancram Opera House presents AN EVENING WITH THE BENGSONS  at the Circa 1799 Barn in Ancramdale. This special evening with the award-winning singer/songwriter couple begins at 6 pm on Saturday, July 30 (rain date July 31 at 6 pm), and features a live ASL interpreter.

The Bengsons Videos

WATCH: La Jolla Playhouse Presents The Bengsons' SOVEREIGNTY HYMNS VideoWATCH: La Jolla Playhouse Presents The Bengsons' SOVEREIGNTY HYMNS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2022

La Jolla Playhouse has announced the presentation of Sovereignty Hymns, a commissioned work that features a video series of original songs exploring questions about reproductive liberty.

VIDEO: In Process with Tony Award Winner Sonya Tayeh VideoVIDEO: In Process with Tony Award Winner Sonya Tayeh
by Stage Tube - Oct 5, 2021

Get a behind-the-scenes look at Gibney Company's process with Tony Award-winning choreographer Sonya Tayeh as they prepare for their premiere season at The Joyce Theater.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At La Jolla Playhouse's HUNDRED DAYS VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At La Jolla Playhouse's HUNDRED DAYS
by Alan Henry - Sep 20, 2018

La Jolla Playhouse announces the cast and creative team for Hundred Days, book by The Bengsons and Sarah Gancher, music and lyrics by The Bengsons, directed by Anne Kauffman, with movement direction by Sonya Tayeh. Nominated for a 2018 Lucille Lortel Award, Hundred Days runs in the Playhouse's Mandell Weiss Forum September 22 - October 21.

VIDEO: Watch Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Kate Wetherhead's New Short Film THE CEILING FA VideoVIDEO: Watch Andrew Keenan-Bolger and Kate Wetherhead's New Short Film THE CEILING FAN
by Movies News Desk - Dec 11, 2017

Kate Wetherhead (Legally Blonde, The Other Josh Cohen, Clever Little Lies) and Andrew Keenan-Bolger (Tuck Everlasting, Newsies), the duo behind the popular theater-themed web series Submissions Only and the middle-grade book series Jack & Louisa, have just released a new short film, The Ceiling Fan. Check it out below!


The Bengsons Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has The Bengsons written?
The Bengsons has written 2 shows including Sundown, Yellow Moon (Music and Lyrics), The Lucky Ones (Book, Music and Lyrics).

What awards has The Bengsons been nominated for?
Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for The Lucky Ones .