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Tom Wirtshafter

 

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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Producer
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Executive Director
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Associate Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Producer

Tom Wirtshafter Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2009 - Outstanding Revival Gold Star
Tom Wirtshafter, Our Town
 
The Lortels - 2008 - Outstanding Musical Gold Star
Tom Wirtshafter, Adding Machine
 
The Lortels - 2004 - Outstanding Solo Show
Tom WirtshafterSarah Jones: bridge & tunnel

Tom Wirtshafter News

Lawrence Zucker, Executive Director of The Town Hall, to Step Down at the End of the  Photo Lawrence Zucker, Executive Director of The Town Hall, to Step Down at the End of the Year
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

After 44 years of leading The Town Hall as its Executive Director, Lawrence Zucker will be stepping down from his leadership role at the end of the calendar year.

Drew Droege's HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Announces Off-Broadway Return for Pride Photo Drew Droege's HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Announces Off-Broadway Return for Pride
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Producer Michael Urie will present the Off-Broadway return of Happy Birthday Doug – the acclaimed comedy written and performed by Drew Droege (the Internet’s “Chloë,” “Drunk History,” “Bob’s Burgers,” RuPaul’s “AJ and the Queen” on Netflix) – in a special Pride weekend engagement starting this week for four shows only, June 23-26 at 7:00 PM.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Starring Drew Droege to Return Off-Broadway for Special Pride Wee Photo HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Starring Drew Droege to Return Off-Broadway for Special Pride Weekend Engagement
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

Producer Michael Urie has announced that Happy Birthday Doug – the comedy written and performed by Drew Droege (the Internet’s “Chloë,” “Drunk History,” “Bob’s Burgers,” RuPaul’s “AJ and the Queen” on Netflix) – will return Off-Broadway for a special Pride weekend engagement for four shows only from June 23-26 at 7:00 PM.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Extends At Soho Playhouse Through March 29 Photo HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Extends At Soho Playhouse Through March 29
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2020

Producer Michael Urie has announced that Happy Birthday Doug a?" the new comedy written and performed by Drew Droege (the Internet's a?oeChloë,a?? a?oeDrunk History,a?? a?oeBob's Burgers,a?? RuPaul's a?oeAJ and the Queena?? on Netflix) a?" has extended through Sunday, March 29 after opening last week to rave reviews. The New York Times hailed the show a?oea laugh-out-loud funny social sendupa?? and heralded Droege's a?oesupercharged performance.a?? The Daily Beast calls it a?oea very funny, pointed celebrationa?? and praised a?oeDroege's vivid compendium of characters.a?? The play, originally scheduled to run through Sunday, March 1, is being performed at SoHo Playhouse (15 Vandam Street, between 6th Avenue and Varick Street in Manhattan). Happy Birthday Doug is directed by Tom DeTrinis (Bright Colors And Bold Patterns) and produced in association with Zach Laks. For tickets and information, please visit HappyBirthdayDoug.com

Photo Flash: Drew Droege, Micheal Urie and More Celebrate Opening Night of HAPPY BIRT Photo Photo Flash: Drew Droege, Micheal Urie and More Celebrate Opening Night of HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2020

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG opened last night, Thursday, February 13 at SoHo Playhouse! 

Drew Droege's HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Opens Thursday With Valentine's Night Special On Fr Photo Drew Droege's HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Opens Thursday With Valentine's Night Special On Friday
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 11, 2020

Opening this week, producer Michael Urie presents HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG a?" a new comedy  written and performed by Drew Droege (the Internet's a?oeChloë,a?? a?oeDrunk History,a?? a?oeBob's Burgers,a?? RuPaul's a?oeAJ and the Queena?? on Netflix) a?" performed at SoHo Playhouse (15 Vandam Street, between 6th Avenue and Varick Street in Manhattan).

Photo Coverage: The Team Behind HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Meets The Press Photo Photo Coverage: The Team Behind HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Meets The Press
by Walter McBride - Feb 5, 2020

Check out photos from press day as the team behind the new off-Broadway play, Happy Birthday Doug, greeted the media!

Drew Droege's HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Presented By Michael Urie Begins Performances This  Photo Drew Droege's HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG Presented By Michael Urie Begins Performances This Week at Soho Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2020

Starting this week, producer Michael Urie will present HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG - a new comedy written and performed by Drew Droege (the Internet's 'Chloë,' 'Drunk History,' 'Bob's Burgers,' RuPaul's 'AJ and the Queen' on Netflix) - performed at SoHo Playhouse (15 Vandam Street, between 6th Avenue and Varick Street in Manhattan).

Photo Coverage: Inside the 2019 Off Broadway Alliance Awards Reception Photo Photo Coverage: Inside the 2019 Off Broadway Alliance Awards Reception
by Walter McBride - Jun 19, 2019

The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization of Off Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals announced the winners of the 9th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards, honoring commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off Broadway during the 2018-2019 season.

Phillipa Soo, Ashley Park, and More Among Final Rotating Stars of NASSIM Photo Phillipa Soo, Ashley Park, and More Among Final Rotating Stars of NASSIM
by Julie Musbach - Apr 4, 2019

Barrow Street Theatricals announced today the final rotating cast of guest actors for the American premiere of the Nassim Soleimanpour and Bush Theatre production of NASSIM.

Tom Wirtshafter Videos

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of Barrow Street Theatre's HIT THE WALL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 11, 2013

Producers Scott Morfee, Jean Doumanian and Tom Wirtshafter present the New York premiere of the new play, Hit The Wall by Ike Holter, a theatrical exploration of the first night of the 1969 Stonewall Riots, at the Barrow Street Theatre. Directed by Eric Hoff, with original music & music supervision by Dan Lipton, Hit The Wall opens Sunday, March 10, 2013. Tickets for the production are now on sale.

STAGE TUBE: Mo Rocca & David Cromer Discuss Why OUR TOWN is Everlasting
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 2, 2010

In a recent CBS news special, stage vet Mo Rocca, (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee) investigates why Our Town, the 1938 Pulitzer Prize winning drama by Thornton Wilder about ordinary people living unextraordinary lives, still remains an audience favorite in an age where high action, technologically advanced drama and gossip dominates entertainment.


Tom Wirtshafter Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Tom Wirtshafter been nominated for?
Outstanding Revival (The Lortels) for Our Town Outstanding Musical (The Lortels) for Adding Machine and Outstanding Solo Show (The Lortels) for Sarah Jones: bridge & tunnel .

What awards has Tom Wirtshafter won?
Outstanding Revival (The Lortels) for Our Townand Outstanding Musical (The Lortels) for Adding Machine.