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Wilson Mizner

 
Date of Birth: May 19, 1876
Date of Death: April 03, 1933 (56)

Birth Place: Benicia, CA, USA
 

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Wilson Mizner News

Theatre Rhinoceros to Present West Coast Premiere of BAD HOMBRES in October Photo Theatre Rhinoceros to Present West Coast Premiere of BAD HOMBRES in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

Theatre Rhinoceros will present the West Coast premiere of Bad Hombres by Guillermo Reyes, directed by River Bermudez Sanders, and performed by Rudy Guerrero, October 6 - 30, 2022.

BWW TV Exclusive: Stephen Sondheim & John Weidman Tell the Story of ROAD SHOW at Enco Photo BWW TV Exclusive: Stephen Sondheim & John Weidman Tell the Story of ROAD SHOW at Encores! Talkback
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2019

Following a performance last weekend, Sondheim and John Weidman sat down with Encores! Off-Center Artistic Director Anne Kauffman and Director Will Davis to discuss  the show's journey from conception to stage. 

BWW Review: Stephen Sondheim/John Weidman's ROAD SHOW Explores Reinvention and Resili Photo BWW Review: Stephen Sondheim/John Weidman's ROAD SHOW Explores Reinvention and Resiliency
by Michael Dale - Jul 27, 2019

When he passed on at age 60 in 1933, Addison Mizner was best known as the architect whose Spanish Colonial and Mediterranean style helped define the emerging visual culture of South Florida. When his younger brother Wilson Mizner died two months later, he was best known as a raconteur whose name could occasionally be found among the writing credits of a Broadway play or Hollywood feature.

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Encores! ROAD SHOW Photo Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Encores! ROAD SHOW
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 25, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running through July 27. Check out photos from opening night below!

Review Roundup: ROAD SHOW at Encores! Off-Center Photo Review Roundup: ROAD SHOW at Encores! Off-Center
by Review Roundups - Jul 25, 2019

Directed and choreographed by Will Davis, with music direction by James Moore, Road Show tells the somewhat true story of the Mizner brothers who inherit a small fortune at the turn of the 20th Century and set out to grab their piece of the American Dream in a country where anything seems possible. The production will star Chuck Cooper (Papa Mizner), Ra√ļl Esparza (Wilson Mizner), Jin Ha (Hollis Bessemer), Mary Beth Peil (Mama Mizner), and Brandon Uranowitz (Addison Mizner).

Photo Flash: First Look at Raul Esparza, Brandon Uranowitz & More in Encores! ROAD SH Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Raul Esparza, Brandon Uranowitz & More in Encores! ROAD SHOW
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 25, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running through July 27. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! ROAD SHOW Photo BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! ROAD SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 24, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running tonight, July 24, through July 27.

Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman Will Take Part in ROAD SHOW Talkback Photo Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman Will Take Part in ROAD SHOW Talkback
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 22, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running July 24-27. Following the matinee on Saturday, July 27, a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman will join Encores! Off-Center Artistic Director Anne Kauffman and Director Will Davis to discuss the making of this production.

BWW TV: Raul Esparza, Jin Ha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! ROAD SHOW Photo BWW TV: Raul Esparza, Jin Ha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! ROAD SHOW
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 18, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is  Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running July 24-27. Directed and choreographed by Will Davis, with music direction by James Moore, Road Show tells the somewhat true story of the Mizner brothers who inherit a small fortune at the turn of the 20th Century and set out to grab their piece of the American Dream in a country where anything seems possible. The production will star Chuck Cooper (Papa Mizner), Raul Esparza (Wilson Mizner), Jin Ha (Hollis Bessemer), Mary Beth Peil (Mama Mizner), and Brandon Uranowitz (Addison Mizner).

Encores! Sets Cast for ROAD SHOW; Raul Esparza, Brandon Uranowitz, and More Photo Encores! Sets Cast for ROAD SHOW; Raul Esparza, Brandon Uranowitz, and More
by Julie Musbach - Jun 24, 2019

Encores! Off-Center today announced casting for Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, the final production of the 2019 Encores! Off-Center series and conclusion of the City Center 75th Anniversary Season.

Wilson Mizner Videos

BWW TV Exclusive: Stephen Sondheim & John Weidman Tell the Story of ROAD SHOW at Enco Videoplay
BWW TV Exclusive: Stephen Sondheim & John Weidman Tell the Story of ROAD SHOW at Encores! Talkback

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2019

Following a performance last weekend, Sondheim and John Weidman sat down with Encores! Off-Center Artistic Director Anne Kauffman and Director Will Davis to discuss  the show's journey from conception to stage. 

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! ROAD SHOW Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! ROAD SHOW

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 24, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running tonight, July 24, through July 27.

BWW TV: Raul Esparza, Jin Ha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! ROAD SHOW Videoplay
BWW TV: Raul Esparza, Jin Ha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! ROAD SHOW

by TV - Press Previews - Jul 18, 2019

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is  Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running July 24-27. Directed and choreographed by Will Davis, with music direction by James Moore, Road Show tells the somewhat true story of the Mizner brothers who inherit a small fortune at the turn of the 20th Century and set out to grab their piece of the American Dream in a country where anything seems possible. The production will star Chuck Cooper (Papa Mizner), Raul Esparza (Wilson Mizner), Jin Ha (Hollis Bessemer), Mary Beth Peil (Mama Mizner), and Brandon Uranowitz (Addison Mizner).

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of CST's ROAD SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 21, 2014

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents an unprecedented pairing of productions illuminates the work of composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim: Gypsy (CST's Courtyard Theater, February 6-March 23) and Road Show (Upstairs at Chicago Shakespeare, March 13-May 4), both directed by CST Associate Artistic Director Gary Griffin. With Sondheim's characteristic depth and musicality, Gypsy and Road Show each explore the ambitious pursuit of the American Dream during the defining period in our nation's history between the two world wars. Check out a first look at highlights of ROAD SHOW below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes with CST's ROAD SHOW
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2014

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) presents an unprecedented pairing of productions illuminates the work of composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim: Gypsy (CST's Courtyard Theater, February 6-March 23) and Road Show (Upstairs at Chicago Shakespeare, March 13-May 4), both directed by CST Associate Artistic Director Gary Griffin. With Sondheim's characteristic depth and musicality, Gypsy and Road Show each explore the ambitious pursuit of the American Dream during the defining period in our nation's history between the two world wars. Check out a behind the scenes look at ROAD SHOW below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Theatre Rhino's ROAD SHOW
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2014

Theatre Rhinoceros presents the Bay Area Premiere of the Stephen Sondheim Musical ROAD SHOW, featuring Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and Book by John Weidman, and running today, January 2 - 19, 2014. Check out a sneak peek below!


Wilson Mizner Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Wilson Mizner written?
Wilson Mizner has written 4 shows including The Only Law (Playwright), The Deep Purple (Playwright), The Greyhound (Playwright), Come Over Here (Conceiver).