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Gerome Ragni

 
Gerome Ragni Headshot
Date Of Birth:
September 11, 1935
Date Of Death:
July 10, 1991 (55)
 
Gerome Ragni Headshot
Date of Birth: September 11, 1935
Date of Death: July 10, 1991 (55)
Michael Butler, Producer Of Broadway's Original HAIR, Passes Away At 95 Photo Michael Butler, Producer Of Broadway's Original HAIR, Passes Away At 95
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2022

Michael Butler, famed producer of the musical Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical, passed peacefully November 7, 2022 at the Los Angeles Jewish Home for the Aging in Reseda, CA.  He was born November 26, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois.

Linda Eder, Marilyn Maye, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week Photo Linda Eder, Marilyn Maye, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 9, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Rooftop Musical Society to Present HAIR in November Photo Rooftop Musical Society to Present HAIR in November
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 8, 2022

This November (11/4-11/6 & 11/10-11/12) Rooftop Musical Society will take on HAIR, The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical with book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado and music by Galt MacDermot. The production marks the company's return to fully-staged musicals after their pandemic hiatus. Known for creating unique theatrical experiences, this will be HAIR as you've never seen it before.

See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below Thi Photo See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

This month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a celebration of the Jennas of Waitress and more. See the full month's programming here!

54 Below Presents 54 SINGS DUDE: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Photo 54 Below Presents 54 SINGS DUDE: A 50th Anniversary Celebration
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents 54 Sings DUDE: A 50th Anniversary Celebration on October 16. Dubbed ‚Äúthe most incomprehensible show ever presented on a Broadway stage‚ÄĚ this Gerome Ragni and Galt MacDermot musical was the spiritual follow up to their cultural megahit, HAIR.

West Bay Community Theater to Present HAIR-IN CONCERT in August Photo West Bay Community Theater to Present HAIR-IN CONCERT in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

West Bay Community Theater will present a concert version of the original tribal love-rock musical, HAIR on Saturday, August 13th, 2022 in Wickford, RI. The performance will take place on Saturday, August 13th @ 8pm.

Weston Theater Company Presents HAIR Beginning This Month Photo Weston Theater Company Presents HAIR Beginning This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2022

Weston Theater Company presents¬†the¬†American tribal love-rock musical: HAIR, playing July 20 ‚Äď August 13 at the Weston Playhouse.¬†

HAIR Co-Creator James Rado Dies at 90 Photo HAIR Co-Creator James Rado Dies at 90
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022

James Rado, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning sole surviving co-creator of the ground-breaking Broadway musical HAIR - The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical, died peacefully Tuesday evening, June 21, 2022 in New York City surrounded by his loving family. 

Photos: Cortland Rep Presents HAIR As Part of 50th Anniversary Season Photo Photos: Cortland Rep Presents HAIR As Part of 50th Anniversary Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2022

Cortland Repertory Theatre kicks off their 50th anniversary summer season at the Little York Pavilion in Preble with the CRT debut production of the tribal rock musical Hair with book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado, and music by Galt MacDermot.

Cortland Rep Opens 50th Anniversary Summer Season With HAIR Photo Cortland Rep Opens 50th Anniversary Summer Season With HAIR
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

Cortland Repertory Theatre kicks off their 50th anniversary summer season at the Little York Pavilion in Preble with the CRT debut production of the tribal rock musical Hair with book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado, and music by Galt MacDermot.

CRT Box Office Opens For All Summer Sales on May 23 Photo CRT Box Office Opens For All Summer Sales on May 23
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2022

The Cortland Repertory Theatre Box Office will open Monday, May 23rd for all summer ticket sales for their 50th anniversary summer season.¬† CRT's Box Office is located at CRT Downtown, 24 Port Watson Street in downtown Cortland and is open Monday ‚Äď Friday from 9:00 AM ‚Äď 6:00 PM, and on Saturdays from noon ‚Äď 6:00 PM.¬†

60's Band The Cowsills Perform Title Song from Broadway's HAIR Photo 60's Band The Cowsills Perform Title Song from Broadway's HAIR
by Marissa Tomeo - May 7, 2022

Yesterday, May 6, 2022, the The Cowsills appeared at the New Orleans Jazz Festival  and on the famed Gentilly Stage performed the title song from the legendary Broadway musical HAIR, as the climactic final number of their set this afternoon. The SRO festival crowd went wild! 

HAIR IL MUSICAL al Teatro Nazionale di Milano dal 2 al 5 maggio Photo HAIR IL MUSICAL al Teatro Nazionale di Milano dal 2 al 5 maggio
by Andrea Domanico - Apr 25, 2022

Torna a Milano Il Musical HAIR Prodotto Da MTSentertainment in collaborazione con la Compagnia dell’Alba. Dal 2 al 5 maggio al Teatro Nazionale CheBanca.

Cortland Rep Announces 50th Anniversary Summer Season For 2022 Photo Cortland Rep Announces 50th Anniversary Summer Season For 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

Cortland Repertory Theatre has announced their 2022 5-show summer season to be held at the Little York Pavilion in Preble, NY, as a celebration of their 50th Anniversary. The season will run from June 8 ‚Äď August 20 and will contain three musicals and two plays.

Weston Theater Company Announces Rebranding, HAIR, STEEL MAGNOLIAS and More for 86th  Photo Weston Theater Company Announces Rebranding, HAIR, STEEL MAGNOLIAS and More for 86th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2022

Susanna Gellert, Executive Artistic Director of Weston Theater Company, formerly known as Weston Playhouse Theatre Company, announces the 86th season of Vermont's oldest, award-winning professional theater; and introduces audiences to Weston's rebranding. 

Cortland Repertory Theatre Announces Auditions for 50th Anniversary Summer Season Photo Cortland Repertory Theatre Announces Auditions for 50th Anniversary Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2022

Cortland Repertory Theatre, Cortland, NY has announced auditions for non-union performers, ages 19 and up, for their upcoming 50th¬†Anniversary summer season of professional theatre in Central New York.¬† Auditions will be held at CRT Downtown, 24 Port Watson Street in Cortland, NY from Friday, January 21 ‚Äď Sunday, January 23.

BWW Review: Will the Asolo Rep's HAIR, set during the Age of Aquarius, Succeed in the Photo BWW Review: Will the Asolo Rep's HAIR, set during the Age of Aquarius, Succeed in the Age of Covid?
by Peter Nason - Dec 19, 2021

Although edited heavily for brevity, it's like a giant kaleidoscopic jigsaw puzzle that comes to life before our eyes.

HAIR IL MUSICAL riparte in Tour da gennaio 2022 Photo HAIR IL MUSICAL riparte in Tour da gennaio 2022
by Andrea Domanico - Dec 16, 2021

Riparte il tour di HAIR IL MUSICAL prodotto da MTS Entertainment e Compagnia dell’Alba con nuovi membri del cast. Scatenata, coloratissima, emozionante, coinvolgente, quella di HAIR, creato da James Rado e Gerome Ragni - autori rispettivamente del libretto e delle liriche -  e da Galt MacDermot, autore delle musiche, è una storia senza tempo, una storia di amicizia, amore libero e pacifismo, ancora oggi simbolo della controcultura hippie, che porta messaggi di straordinaria attualità

Single Tickets For Asolo Repertory Theatre's 2021-2022 Season Go On Sale Monday Photo Single Tickets For Asolo Repertory Theatre's 2021-2022 Season Go On Sale Monday
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2021

Single tickets for the shows in Asolo Repertory Theatre's 2021-2022 season will go on sale to the public on Monday, Sept. 27, at 10 a.m.

The Old Globe Announces COVID-19 Health And Safety Policies Photo The Old Globe Announces COVID-19 Health And Safety Policies
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2021

The Old Globe announced that in order to provide the safest and healthiest space possible for patrons, staff, casts, program participants, and crews, as of Tuesday, August 24, 2021, all patrons who attend an event or performance at The Old Globe will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and present proof of vaccination in order to enter its theatres.

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