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Warren Carlyle

 
Bio:
WARREN CARLYLE is a Tony Award winning Director/Choreographer: Most recently choreographed the Tony Award winning revival of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler at The Shubert Theater. Directed and choreographed the Tony nominated Broadway musical After Midnight at the Brooks Atkinson Theater, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
WARREN CARLYLE is a Tony Award winning Director/Choreographer: Most recently choreographed the Tony Award winning revival of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler at The Shubert Theater. Directed and choreographed the Tony nominated Broadway musical After Midnight at the Brooks Atkinson Theater, ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
Royal National Theatre Production, 1998
Jake
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1995
Chorus
  [West End]
Original London Production, 1994
Bolero Dancer
Ensemble

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2022]
Director, Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2022]
Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Original Choreographer[Replacement]
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 2018]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2018]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2017]
Choreographer
 
[New York, 2016]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Director and Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2012]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 2011]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2011]
Choreographer
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2011]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2009]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Director
Choreographer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2007]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Choreographer
 
[East Haddam, CT (Regional), 2006]
Choreographer
 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2006]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Associate Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Associate Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 0]
Director & Choreographer

Warren Carlyle Biography

WARREN CARLYLE is a Tony Award winning Director/Choreographer: Most recently choreographed the Tony Award winning revival of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler at The Shubert Theater. Directed and choreographed the Tony nominated Broadway musical After Midnight at the Brooks Atkinson Theater, Chaplin at the Barrymore Theater, Hugh Jackman: Back On Broadway at the Broadhurst Theater, the critically acclaimed, Tony nominated revival of Finian's Rainbow at the St James Theater and A Tale of Two Cities at the Al Hirschfeld Theater; Choreographed She Loves Me (Studio 54), On The 20th Century (American Airlines Theater), The Mystery Of Edwin Drood, (Studio 54), A Christmas Story (Lunt Fontanne) and the Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim's Follies at the Marriot Marquis Theater. He directed and choreographed the 2015 New York Spring Spectacular starring the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall, creating the first new production in 30 years. In 2018, he premiered a new ballet for New York City Ballet called Something To Dance About.
Warren has been nominated for two Tony Awards, seven Drama Desk Awards, for Outstanding Direction and Outstanding Choreography, and an Emmy award for Choreography. He is a winner of the Tony Award, two Outer Critics Circle Awards, the Drama Desk Award and the prestigious Astaire Award for choreography.

Selected additional New York credits include: Directed and choreographed Me & My Girl (City Center Encores!); On Your Toes (City Center Encores!); and Cotton Club Parade (Jazz at Lincoln Center and City Center); choreographed Carousel for the New York Philharmonic, (Avery Fisher Hall); Girl Crazy, On The Town, Finian's Rainbow, Juno and Stairway To Paradise (all Encores! at City Center); 101 Dalmatians (Madison Square Garden / U.S Tour); You Again (NY Fringe Festival); Working (Zipper Theater); Slut! (ATA); Roundabout 40th Anniversary Gala, Roundabout 50th Anniversary Gala and The 24 Hour Musicals at The Public Theater.

His Broadway show After Midnight is currently being performed around the world on Norwegian Cruise Line, along with a brand new commission of the musical HAVANA! a new Cuban inspired original musical.

Regional Credits include: Hello, Dolly! 1st national tour, starring Betty Buckley; Directed and choreographed the 'sold out' Australian Arena Tour of Hugh Jackman, from Broadway to Oz; Produced, directed and choreographed the pre Broadway tour of Hugh Jackman In Performance (Curran Theater San Fransisco, Princess Of Wales Theater Toronto); choreographed The Sting, starring Harry Connick Jr (Paper Mill Playhouse); Follies (The Kennedy Center and The Ahmanson Theater Los Angeles); Camelot (Stratford Shakespeare Festival Canada); A Christmas Story (all U.S. touring companies); Musical Staging for the Randy Newman revue Harps & Angels (Mark Taper Forum Los Angeles); directed and choreographed the award winning Limelight (La Jolla Playhouse); directed and choreographed Buddy's Tavern (The O'Neill Theater Center, Richard Rodgers Award Winner); Lucky Guy (Goodspeed); choreographed Mame (The Kennedy Center); Dancing In The Dark (Old Globe Theater, San Diego); The Pirates Of Penzance (Paper Mill Playhouse, Goodspeed; CT Critics Circle Award for Best Choreography); The Bakers Wife (Goodspeed) and Pageant (Second City Chicago).

He is represented on film and television by his choreography and staging of The 68th & 69th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast (CBS); Five seasons of So You Think You Can Dance (FOX); Deception starring Hugh Jackman (20th Century Fox); She Loves Me (Broadway HD / PBS).

Warren received a 2013 Emmy nomination for his work on Carousel (Live at Lincoln Center, PBS); Also choreographed Hope and Faith (ABC); An Evening At The Boston Pops (PBS); and Elton John's music video Made In England.

Warren Carlyle Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Choreography
Warren Carlyle, The Music Man
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Choreography
Warren Carlyle, Harmony
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Warren Carlyle, Harmony
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Choreography
Warren Carlyle, The Music Man
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Warren Carlyle, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Choreographer Gold Star
Warren Carlyle, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Choreography
Warren Carlyle, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Choreography
Warren Carlyle, Hello, Dolly!
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Choreographer Gold Star
Warren Carlyle, Hello, Dolly!
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Warren Carlyle, On the Twentieth Century
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Choreography
Warren Carlyle, On the Twen
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Choreography Gold Star
Warren Carlyle, After Midnight
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Choreographer Gold Star
Warren Carlyle, After Midnight
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Warren Carlyle, After Midnight
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Choreography Gold Star
Warren Carlyle, After Midnight
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Direction of a Musical
Warren Carlyle, After Midnight
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Choreography
Warren Carlyle, A Christmas Story, The Musical!
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Choreographer
Warren Carlyle, Chaplin: The Musical
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Warren Carlyle, Chaplin: The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Choreography
Warren Carlyle, Follies
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Choreography
Warren Carlyle, Finian's Rainbow
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Director of a Musical
Warren Carlyle, Finian's Rainbow

Warren Carlyle News

2023 Kleban Prize For Musical Theatre Will Be Presented To Ryan Scott Oliver and Etha Photo 2023 Kleban Prize For Musical Theatre Will Be Presented To Ryan Scott Oliver and Ethan Lipton
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2023

The Kleban Foundation has announced the recipients of the 33rd annual Kleban Prize for Musical Theatre. The 2023 Kleban Prize for the most promising musical theatre lyricist has been awarded to Ryan Scott Oliver.

Jessica Vosk Sets Winter Tour Dates in Boston, Scottsdale, Washington, D.C. & More Photo Jessica Vosk Sets Winter Tour Dates in Boston, Scottsdale, Washington, D.C. & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2023

Tickets are on sale now for Jessica Vosk's concert tour, with performances in Orem, Utah; Livermore, California; Scottsdale, Arizona and more. 

Watch: Sutton Foster Says Goodbye to THE MUSIC MAN With Video Featuring Backstage Mom Photo Watch: Sutton Foster Says Goodbye to THE MUSIC MAN With Video Featuring Backstage Moments
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 11, 2023

Watch The Music Man star Sutton Foster's emotional goodbye to the show, featuring backstage moments!

Julia Lester, Aaron Lazar, John-Michael Lyles & More Complete the Cast of Sierra Bogg Photo Julia Lester, Aaron Lazar, John-Michael Lyles & More Complete the Cast of Sierra Boggess Led THE SECRET GARDEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2023

The complete cast has been announced for ‚ÄúThe Secret Garden‚ÄĚ at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre. See who will star in the show, performance dates, how to purchase tickets and more!

Final Standings Announced For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Off-Broadway Awards Photo Final Standings Announced For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Off-Broadway Awards
by BWW Awards - Dec 27, 2022

The final standings have been announced as of Tuesday, December 27th for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Off-Broadway Awards! Don't miss out on making sure that your favorite theatres, stars, and shows get the recognition they deserve!

VIDEO: Watch Jessica Vosk Sing 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' from GET HAPP Photo VIDEO: Watch Jessica Vosk Sing 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' from GET HAPPY at Carnegie Hall
by Blair Ingenthron - Dec 24, 2022

Watch Jessica Vosk perform 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' from GET HAPPY: A JUDY GARLAND CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION at Carnegie Hall.

Broadway Buying Guide: December 19, 2022 Photo Broadway Buying Guide: December 19, 2022
by Team BWW - Dec 19, 2022

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, December 19, 2022.

Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Off-Broadway Awards Photo Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Off-Broadway Awards
by BWW Awards - Dec 12, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 5th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Off-Broadway Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Photos: Mark William Returns to The Green Room 42 in TECHNICOLOR DREAMS Photo Photos: Mark William Returns to The Green Room 42 in TECHNICOLOR DREAMS
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 11, 2022

Mark William returned to The Green Room 42 on Saturday, December 10th at 7 pm with a new show titled TECHNICOLOR DREAMS. Check out our photos here!

Review: A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL Brings the Holiday Spirit at Civic Theatre Photo Review: A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL Brings the Holiday Spirit at Civic Theatre
by The Marriage Matinee - Dec 6, 2022

A Christmas Story, the Musical reimagines the 1983 holiday movie masterpiece with boisterous songs and dance that brought new life and excellent vocals to the season. Loving fans, rest easy. Joseph Robinette’s adaption, directed by Emily Rogge Tzucker, brightens iconic scenes and characters and enhances the humor. The lamp, the flag pole, and the turkey-mad Bumpus Hounds are all there.

Warren Carlyle Videos

VIDEO: Watch Jessica Vosk Sing 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' from GET HAPP Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Jessica Vosk Sing 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' from GET HAPPY at Carnegie Hall

by Blair Ingenthron - Dec 24, 2022

Watch Jessica Vosk perform 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas' from GET HAPPY: A JUDY GARLAND CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION at Carnegie Hall.

VIDEO: Nicole Kidman Bids $100k For Hugh Jackman's Hat at THE MUSIC MAN Videoplay
VIDEO: Nicole Kidman Bids $100k For Hugh Jackman's Hat at THE MUSIC MAN

by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 27, 2022

Watch Nicole Kidman bid $100k for Hugh Jackman's hat at The Music Man. Proceeds from the auction go to Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS.

Video: Dance Captain Dance Attack Returns with Choreo from THE MUSIC MAN Videoplay
Video: Dance Captain Dance Attack Returns with Choreo from THE MUSIC MAN

by Ben Cameron - Oct 9, 2022

Put on your dancing shoes, because DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK is back! Join your Broadway buddy, Ben Cameron (Wicked, Aida, Footloose, Broadway Sessions), as he goes into the studio to learn original Broadway choreography from the folks who know it best... the dance captains! In this episode, things get shipoopi with the dance captains from The Music Man- Maria Briggs and Ryan Worsing. Watch the full video!

VIDEO: THE MUSIC MAN's Emma Crow & Gino Cosculluela are On the Rise! Videoplay
VIDEO: THE MUSIC MAN's Emma Crow & Gino Cosculluela are On the Rise!

by Candace Cordelia - Aug 10, 2022

Audiences are on their feet eight times a week at the Winter Garden Theatre. Broadway superstars Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster are two of the reasons for the success of The Music Man of course, but the show's young stars are just as repsonsible. 21 young actors made their Broadway debuts when the show opened- two of them were Emma Crow & Gino Cosculluela, who play Zaneeta Shinn and Tommy Djilas. Watch the full interview in this video!

VIDEO: Sutton Foster Talks MUSIC MAN Pre-Show Ritual With Hugh Jackman on LIVE Videoplay
VIDEO: Sutton Foster Talks MUSIC MAN Pre-Show Ritual With Hugh Jackman on LIVE

by Michael Major - Jul 11, 2022

Watch Sutton Foster on LIVE! with Kelly and Ryan discussing her current Broadway run in The Music Man. She discussed her pre-show ritual with Hugh Jackman, which they call 'carpet chats,' in which they sit down and talk before every performance. Foster also touched on her love of crafting and why she considers herself to be a 'pro-crocheter.'

Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: THE MUSIC MAN's Warren Carlyle Videoplay
Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: THE MUSIC MAN's Warren Carlyle

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 10, 2022

Today we're studying up on Warren Carlyle! 'I went back the other day to a matinee. Seeing so many families, I was very moved by that,' explained Warren. 'From five years old to grandpa. They all want to see The Music Man!'

VIDEO: How FUNNY GIRL's Jared Grimes Tapped His Way to a Tony Nomination Videoplay
VIDEO: How FUNNY GIRL's Jared Grimes Tapped His Way to a Tony Nomination

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2022

Nick Arnstein might get all of Fanny's love, but this Broadway season, the Tony Awards are all about Eddie Ryan. Jared Grimes makes his Broadway musical debut in the hit revival of Funny Girl- a performance for which he was nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical.

Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: FUNNY GIRL's Jared Grimes Videoplay
Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: FUNNY GIRL's Jared Grimes

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 23, 2022

Today we're studying up on Jared Grimes, nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical for FUNNY GIRL.

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Celebrates Sutton Foster's Drama League Awards Win with Curtain C Videoplay
VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Celebrates Sutton Foster's Drama League Awards Win with Curtain Call Speech

by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

On Friday night, May 20th, Hugh Jackman made a curtain call speech at The Music Man in honor of Sutton Foster's recent Drama League win. Foster, who currently stars as Marian Paroo alongside Jackman's Harold Hill, was awarded the 2022 Drama League Distinguished Performance Award.

Photos & Video: See Barry Manilow, Bruce Sussman & Warren Carlyle at Curtain Call for Videoplay
Photos & Video: See Barry Manilow, Bruce Sussman & Warren Carlyle at Curtain Call for the Final Performance of HARMONY

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2022

Last night, Off-Broadway saw the closing night of the new musical Harmony at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene. Joining the cast on stage at the curtain call and teasing a potential transfer were the creators, Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman, along with the director/choreographer Warren Carlyle.


Warren Carlyle Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Warren Carlyle been in?
Warren Carlyle has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Warren Carlyle been in?
Warren Carlyle has appeared on London's West End in 4 shows.

What was Warren Carlyle's first West End show?
Warren Carlyle's first West End show was Copacabana which opened in 1994

What awards has Warren Carlyle been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Music Man , Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Harmony , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Harmony , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for The Music Man , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate , Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Hello, Dolly! , Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hello, Dolly! , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for On the Twentieth Century , Outstanding Choreography (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for On the Twen , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for After Midnight , Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for After Midnight , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for After Midnight , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for After Midnight , Best Direction of a Musical (Tony Awards) for After Midnight , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for A Christmas Story, The Musical! , Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Chaplin: The Musical , Outstanding Director of a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Chaplin: The Musical , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Follies Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Finian's Rainbow and Outstanding Director of a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Finian's Rainbow .

What awards has Warren Carlyle won?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate, Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate, Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hello, Dolly!, Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for After Midnight Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for After Midnightand Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for After Midnight.