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William Yanesh Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Musical Direction, Resident Production
William YaneshThe Last Five Years

William Yanesh News

Flying V Theatre to Produce Week-Long Workshop of New Musical VANISHING GIRL Photo Flying V Theatre to Produce Week-Long Workshop of New Musical VANISHING GIRL
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2022

Flying V will kick off their 2023 season with a week-long developmental workshop of the new coming-of-age musical Vanishing Girl by local writers William Yanesh (music and lyrics) and Hope Villanueva (book) and directed by Eric Jordan Young.

Flying V Theatre To Produce Week-Long Workshop Of New Musical VANISHING GIRL Photo Flying V Theatre To Produce Week-Long Workshop Of New Musical VANISHING GIRL
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2022

Flying V will kick off their 2023 season with a week-long developmental workshop of the new coming-of-age musical Vanishing Girl by local writers William Yanesh (music and lyrics) and Hope Villanueva (book) and directed by Eric Jordan Young.

Wheelock Family Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season Photo Wheelock Family Theatre Announces 2022/23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2022

WFT@BU has announced their 2022/23 season! This season, there is something for everyone, as WFT@BU dives into a season of literary classics, Roald Dahl's Matilda, The Musical, Make Way for Ducklings (World Premiere in Partnership with Adventure Theatre) and Bud, Not Buddy.

The Latiné Musical Theatre Lab to Host Inaugural Table Reading Series Photo The Latiné Musical Theatre Lab to Host Inaugural Table Reading Series
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

The Latiné Musical Theatre Lab, an organization that develops and advocates for new Latiné-written works of musical theatre in order to radically change who gets to tell musical stories on stages across the country, is presenting its first ever Table Reading Series.

Orlando Repertory Theatre Announces 2022 ‚Ä" 2023 Season Featuring the World Premiere Photo Orlando Repertory Theatre Announces 2022 ‚Ä" 2023 Season Featuring the World Premiere of TRUE NORTH & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022

Orlando Repertory Theatre has announced its 20th Birthday Season for 2022 ‚Äď 2023. ¬†

Christian Thompson to Replace Corbin Bleu in Revised CATCH ME IF YOU CAN at Arena Sta Photo Christian Thompson to Replace Corbin Bleu in Revised CATCH ME IF YOU CAN at Arena Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2022

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced casting for a new version of the Tony-nominated musical comedy Catch Me If You Can.

Wheelock Family Theatre Announces 40th Season Photo Wheelock Family Theatre Announces 40th Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2021

WFT@BU has announced their season productions as part of their 40th anniversary year! WFT@BU will resume live, in-person productions in the spring of 2022 with The Wizard of Oz and Make Way for Ducklings. In the 2022/23 season, WFT@BU will produce Matilda, a To-Be-Determined production, and Bud, Not Buddy.

IPEX Theatrical Artists Announces Inaugural Client Slate Photo IPEX Theatrical Artists Announces Inaugural Client Slate
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020

IPEX's initial roster includes independent music company Reservoir, production company Gershwin Entertainment Corporation, and musicals including Broadway's A Night with Janis Joplin, Tony Award-Winning Million Dollar Quartet, and the in-development Hoagy Carmichael's Stardust Road.

THE BAND'S VISIT Tour Wins Helen Hayes Award for 'Outstanding Visiting Production' Photo THE BAND'S VISIT Tour Wins Helen Hayes Award for 'Outstanding Visiting Production'
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 25, 2020

On September 25, the 36th Annual Helen Hayes Awards concluded, after a series of virtual events celebrating Washington's dynamic and diverse theatre community.

Adventure Theatre Presents MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS Digital Presentation This Sunday Photo Adventure Theatre Presents MAKE WAY FOR DUCKLINGS Digital Presentation This Sunday
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Adventure Theatre MTC, previews one of its 2020-2021 Season productions online with a digital presentation of the script, Make Way for Ducklings adapted by Sandra Eskin and Michael J. Bobbitt (Blueberries for Sal) with music and lyrics by William Yanesh (Caps for Sale, Blueberries for Sal), April 26, 2020 at 2pm. Directed by Raymond Caldwell, this presentation is free and available streaming live on Facebook. 

William Yanesh Videos

VIDEO: Sneak Peek at 'Animals, Animals' from New Musical 'ME... JANE' at The Kennedy  Videoplay
VIDEO: Sneak Peek at 'Animals, Animals' from New Musical 'ME... JANE' at The Kennedy Center

by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2017

Click below to go inside rehearsals and see the company perform 'Animals, Animals' from the world premiere Kennedy Center commission, Me... Jane: The Dreams & Adventures of Young Jane Goodall, a new musical based on Patrick McDonnell's Caldecott Honor Book!

VIDEO: See Nicholas Edwards and More in Highlights from JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at D.C.'s Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Signature Theatre presents Jesus Christ Superstar, directed by Signature Theatre Director of New Works Joe Calarco (Gypsy, The Flick). With a score by Andrew Lloyd Webber (The Phantom of the Opera, Evita) and Tim Rice (Evita, Chess), featuring 'I Don't Know How to Love Him' and 'Everything's Alright,' Jesus Christ Superstar tells the story of Jesus' life in his final week. This epic story will come to life in an immersive new staging in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre and runs now through July 2, 2017. Watch highlights from the show in the new trailer below!

VIDEO: Ari McKay Wilford Sings Unplugged 'Heaven on Their Minds' from Signature's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Below, check out an 'unplugged' rendition of 'Heaven on their Minds' from JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR. In this special video, filmed at The Washington National Cathedral, hear Ari McKay Wilford's acoustic version of the classic song from Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's seminal musical!

VIDEO: Natascia Diaz Sings Unplugged 'I Don't Know How to Love Him' from Signature Theatre's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Below, in the second of three Unplugged Sessions from Signature Theatre, watch Natascia Diaz sing Mary Magdalene's moving torch song 'I Don't Know How to Love Him,' filmed at the Washington National Cathedral! This epic story will come to life in an immersive new staging in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre and runs May 9 - July 2, 2017.


William Yanesh Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has William Yanesh been nominated for?
Outstanding Musical Direction, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Last Five Years .