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William Wolf

 
Date Of Death:
March 28, 2020
Bio:
William Wolf, critic, author, educator and lecturer, served two years as Chairman of the New York Film Critics Circle and was a member of the National Society of Film Critics, the New York Film Critics Online, the Online Film Critics Society, P. E. N., the American Theatre Critics Association, the ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Death: March 28, 2020

Bio:
William Wolf, critic, author, educator and lecturer, served two years as Chairman of the New York Film Critics Circle and was a member of the National Society of Film Critics, the New York Film Critics Online, the Online Film Critics Society, P. E. N., the American Theatre Critics Association, the ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1903
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William Wolf

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Date:
02/25/2010


William Wolf

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Date:
02/25/2010


Lillian Wolf and William Wolf

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Date:
11/18/2009

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1903
Beef

William Wolf Biography

William Wolf, critic, author, educator and lecturer, served two years as Chairman of the New York Film Critics Circle and was a member of the National Society of Film Critics, the New York Film Critics Online, the Online Film Critics Society, P. E. N., the American Theatre Critics Association, the International Association of Theatre Critics, and the American Association of University Professors. He served as President of the Drama Desk, an organization of critics and writers on the theater, and previously served for two years on its nominating committee for the Drama Desk Awards and is on the Drama Desk Executive Board.




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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 24, 2020

65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Will Be Announced On NY1 On May 31 Photo 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Will Be Announced On NY1 On May 31
by Stephi Wild - Apr 24, 2020

Due to the ongoing health crisis, in lieu of a traditional ceremony, the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will be announced during a special presentation of Spectrum News NY1's On Stage on Sunday, May 31, at 7:30 PM.

Drama Desk Awards Will Be Announced Online, May 31 Photo Drama Desk Awards Will Be Announced Online, May 31
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2020

In light of the current uncertainty around the return date of New York theater, the Drama Desk organization announced today that the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will adopt a revised season end date of March 11, and move forward with the release of nominations on April 21, and online announcement of winners on May 31.

Former Drama Desk President William Wolf Passes Away Photo Former Drama Desk President William Wolf Passes Away
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 31, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that William Wolf, former President of the Drama Desk, has passed away from COVID-19 complications on Saturday, March 28. He is survived by his wife, Lillian Kramer Wolf.

Photo Coverage: The York Theatre Musicals in Mufti Series Presents-SUBWAYS ARE FOR SL Photo Photo Coverage: The York Theatre Musicals in Mufti Series Presents-SUBWAYS ARE FOR SLEEPING
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Feb 26, 2018

Are subways really for sleeping? The York Theatre Company presents the 1961 Broadway musical Subways Are for Sleeping with music byJule Styne and book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, suggested by the book by Edmund G. Love, the final show in the Winter 2018 Musicals in Mufti Series celebrating the work of the legendary composer Jule Styne. Directed by Stuart Ross, and with music direction by David Hancock Turner, the cast features Karl Josef Co, David Engel, Beth Glover, David Josefsberg, Alyse Alan Louis, Kathryn McCreary, Gerry McIntyre, Gina Milo, Eric William Morris, and Kilty Reidy.

New York Philharmonic Ensembles to Launch 34th Season This Fall Photo New York Philharmonic Ensembles to Launch 34th Season This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

The 34th season of the New York Philharmonic Ensembles series - chamber concerts showcasing Musicians from the Orchestra performing classical masterpieces and modern compositions in an intimate setting - will begin on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at Merkin Concert Hall.

Find Your Seats! Tickets on Sale Today for 2017 Drama Desk Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

Tickets went on sale this morning, April 4th, for the 62nd Annual Drama Desk Awards, and can be purchased at www.DramaDeskAwards.com. This year's awards, hosted by Michael Urie, will be held at The Town Hall (123 W. 43rd Street) on Sunday, June 4th.

Laura Benanti and Javier Mu√Īoz to Announce 2017 Drama Desk Award Nominations
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 8, 2017

Laura Benanti¬†(She Loves Me, Gypsy) and¬†Javier Mu√Īoz¬†(Hamilton, In the Heights)¬†will announce the nominations for the¬†62nd¬†Annual Drama Desk Awards¬†on¬†Thursday, April 27, 2017¬†at¬†10:00 AM¬†at¬†Feinstein's/54 Below¬†(254 W. 54th¬†Street), it was announced today by¬†Charles Wright, Drama Desk President and¬†Gretchen Shugart, CEO of¬†TheaterMania.com.

Hawaii Symphony Orchestra Presents MADE IN AMERICA
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 23, 2016

Here's one New Year's resolution that's easy to keep: Make plans to enjoy beautiful live symphonic music with your ohana and the Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra (HSO). The HSO opens 2017 with "Made In America" - a stellar afternoon of American music led by HSO Artistic Advisor Maestro JoAnn Falletta and featuring pianist William Wolfram on Sunday, January 8 at 4 pm. This matinee concert showcases great American composers of today such John Corigliano, as well as icons Gershwin and Bernstein. The centerpiece of the afternoon is Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F major. "Made In America" also features Barber's The School for Scandal Overture and John Corigliano's Phantasmagoria Suite from his opera The Ghosts of Versailles, which was first performed at the Metropolitan Opera in 1991. 

Michael Urie to Return as Host of 62nd Annual Drama Desk Awards at Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2016

The 62nd Annual Drama Desk Awards will be held on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 8:00 PM at The Town Hall (123 W. 43rd Street), it was announced today by Charles Wright, Drama Desk President and Gretchen Shugart, CEO of TheaterMania.com and Managing Executive Producer of the Drama Desk Awards. TheaterMania will present the awards ceremony for the sixth consecutive year.


William Wolf Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has William Wolf been in?
William Wolf has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has William Wolf been in?
William Wolf has not appeared in the West End