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Robert Cole Biography

 
Bio:
Robert Cole made his Broadway producing debut in 1984 with August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. He is the recipient of three Tony Awards. Other credits include That Championship Season (2011); A Steady Rain (Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman); The Crucible (Liam Neeson and Laura Linney); Death ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Robert Cole made his Broadway producing debut in 1984 with August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. He is the recipient of three Tony Awards. Other credits include That Championship Season (2011); A Steady Rain (Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman); The Crucible (Liam Neeson and Laura Linney); Death ... (read complete bio)

Robert Cole made his Broadway producing debut in 1984 with August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. He is the recipient of three Tony Awards. Other credits include That Championship Season (2011); A Steady Rain (Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman); The Crucible (Liam Neeson and Laura Linney); Death of a Salesman (Brian Dennehy); Angels in America; Horton Foote’s The Young Man From Atlanta; Redwood Curtain (Lanford Wilson); Elaine Stritch: At Liberty; Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll (Eric Bogosian); One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Gary Sinise); Freak (John Leguizamo); and Emily Mann’s Having Our Say. Mr. Cole produced the film, Tape (Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke). He and Frederick Zollo are producing partners in Grey Matter Theatre Productions.

Robert Cole Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Play
Robert Cole, Casa Valentina
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Revival of a Play
Robert Cole, Orphans
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Musical Gold Star
Robert Cole, Once
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Revival of a Play
Robert Cole, The Crucible
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Special Theatrical Event Gold Star
Robert Cole, Elaine Stritch at Liberty
 
Tony Awards - 1997 - Best Play
Robert Cole, The Young Man From Atlanta
 
Tony Awards - 1985 - Best Play
Robert Cole, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom