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Date Of Birth:
September 07, 1946 (74)
Birth Place:
Stuttgart, GERMANY
Bio:
Jerry won four Tony Awards, four Drama Desk Awards, two Outer Critics Circle Awards and an Obie Award. Mr. Zaks directed many Broadway shows including Sister Act, Guys and Dolls, Six Degrees of Separation, Lend Me a Tenor, House of Blue Leaves, Smokey Joe's Cafe, Anything Goes, La Cage aux Folles, ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: September 07, 1946 (74)

Birth Place: Stuttgart, GERMANY

Bio:
Jerry won four Tony Awards, four Drama Desk Awards, two Outer Critics Circle Awards and an Obie Award. Mr. Zaks directed many Broadway shows including Sister Act, Guys and Dolls, Six Degrees of Separation, Lend Me a Tenor, House of Blue Leaves, Smokey Joe's Cafe, Anything Goes, La Cage aux Folles, ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: THE MUSIC MAN Gets Fresh, Dynamic, Engaging Production at GLT Photo BWW Review: THE MUSIC MAN Gets Fresh, Dynamic, Engaging Production at GLT
by Roy Berko - Sep 29, 2019

We are in the midst of 'The Music Man' blizzard. In the last year, Porthouse Theatre and The Shaw Festival have done the show, and a Broadway production starring Hugh Jackman as Harold Hill, will begin performances on October 15, 2020. Two-time Tony Award-winning superstar, Sutton Foster, will co-star as Marian the librarian. The production will be directed by four-time Tony Award winner, Jerry Zaks, with choreography by Tony Award winner Warren Carlyle.

HELLO, DOLLY! At The Orpheum Tickets On Sale Friday Photo HELLO, DOLLY! At The Orpheum Tickets On Sale Friday
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 25, 2019

The producers of HELLO, DOLLY!, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, and the Orpheum Theatre announced today that single tickets for the National Tour starring Carolee Carmello will go on sale Friday, September 27 at 10am. Tickets will be available at the Orpheum box office (203 S. Main St), Ticketmaster, by visiting orpheum-memphis.com or by calling 901.525.3000. Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 901.529.4226.

Photo Flash: First Look At HELLO, DOLLY! At Starlight! Photo Photo Flash: First Look At HELLO, DOLLY! At Starlight!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 24, 2019

Tickets for the National Tour of Hello, Dolly! starring Carolee Carmello are on sale now. Tickets are available at the Starlight Theatre box office (4700 Starlight Road, Kansas City, MO, 64132), by visiting kcstarlight.com, or by calling 816-363-STAR (7827). Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 816-997-1137.

VIDEO: Get A First Listen To Rob McClure As MRS. DOUBTFIRE Photo VIDEO: Get A First Listen To Rob McClure As MRS. DOUBTFIRE
by Alan Henry - Sep 24, 2019

The world premiere of Mrs. Doubtfire will be produced by The 5th Avenue Theatre this holiday season from November 26 - December 29, 2019. Get a first listen to Rob McClure voicing the infamous nanny in this new commercial!

THE BAND'S VISIT, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY, and More Set for Upcoming Mirvish Seas Photo THE BAND'S VISIT, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY, and More Set for Upcoming Mirvish Season
by Julie Musbach - Sep 23, 2019

The 2019/20 Mirvish Theatre Season is one of the company's biggest, with 24 different shows in six downtown Toronto venues.

A BRONX TALE National Tour Announces Full Casting and Dates Photo A BRONX TALE National Tour Announces Full Casting and Dates
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2019

Full casting has been announced for the 2019a?"2020 North American Tour of A BRONX TALE. Completing the cast is Martin Bonventre, Hallie Brevetti, Lauren Celentano, Tyler Dema, Bryan Dougherty, Adam Grabau, Mairys Joaquin, Breia Kelley, Christopher Miles, Brett Pederson, Dan Rosenbaum, Benjamin Sears, Mark Sippel, Johanna Taylor, Shaun Leslie Thomas, Joey Trombino, Darius Vines, Rhys Williams and Nathan Wright.

Teal Wicks, Rachel Potter, Jelani Remy, and More Join Abingdon Theatre Company's 27th Photo Teal Wicks, Rachel Potter, Jelani Remy, and More Join Abingdon Theatre Company's 27th Anniversary Season Gala
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2019

Joining the gala are Rachel Potter (The Addams Family, Evita), Jelani Remy (Ain't Too Proud, Smokey Joe's Cafe), Christina Sajous (Baby, It's You, Holler If You Hear Me), Carrie St. Louis (Rock of Ages, Kinky Boots), Alysha Umphress (Smokey Joe's Café, On The Town), Christian Dante White (My Fair Lady, Hello Dolly!) and Teal Wicks (The Cher Show).

THE MUSIC MAN Is Accepting Online Submissions to Find Tommy Djilas Photo THE MUSIC MAN Is Accepting Online Submissions to Find Tommy Djilas
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 13, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, The Music Man is coming back to Broadway next fall, starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster. The production, directed by four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks, with choreography by Tony Award winner Warren Carlyle, will begin performances on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 and officially open on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at a Shubert theatre to be announced.

Wake Up With BWW 9/13: FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Begins Previews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/13: FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Begins Previews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2019

Today's top stories: Freestyle Love Supreme begins previews on Broadway, and more!

VIDEO: Watch New Ad for Broadway-Bound THE MUSIC MAN; Tickets On Sale 9/14 Photo VIDEO: Watch New Ad for Broadway-Bound THE MUSIC MAN; Tickets On Sale 9/14
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 12, 2019

Meredith Willson's beloved classic, The Music Man starring two-time Tony Award, Grammy Award, and Emmy Award-winning star Hugh Jackman as Harold Hill and two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster as Marian Paroo, is coming to Broadway! The production, directed by four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks, with choreography by Tony Award winner Warren Carlyle, begins performances on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 and officially opens on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at a Shubert Theatre to be announced.

Say HELLO, DOLLY! Under The Stars At Starlight! Photo Say HELLO, DOLLY! Under The Stars At Starlight!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 10, 2019

The producers of HELLO, DOLLY!, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, and Starlight Theatre are excited to announce that single tickets for the National Tour starring Carolee Carmello are on sale now. Tickets are available at the Starlight Theatre box office (4700 Starlight Road, Kansas City, MO, 64132), by visiting kcstarlight.com, or by calling 816-363-STAR (7827). Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 816-997-1137. 

North American Tour Of A BRONX TALE To Launch At Palace Theatre Photo North American Tour Of A BRONX TALE To Launch At Palace Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 6, 2019

NETworks Presentations announces the 2019‚Äď2020 North American Tour of A BRONX TALE will launch at the Palace Theater in Waterbury with performances October 22 through 24, starring 2015 American Idol winner Nick Fradiani in the role of Lorenzo.¬† Tickets may be purchased at the Box office by calling 203.346.2000, online at www.palacetheaterct.org or in person at100 East Main Street, Waterbury.

Rob McClure To Lead The World Premiere Of MRS. DOUBTFIRE At The 5th Avenue Theatre Photo Rob McClure To Lead The World Premiere Of MRS. DOUBTFIRE At The 5th Avenue Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 5, 2019

HE-LLLOOOOOO!! Tony-nominated actor, Rob McClure, will star in the title role of the world premiere production of Mrs. Doubtfire this holiday season.

Jayne Houdyshell, Jefferson Mays, Marie Mullen, and Shuler Hensley Join THE MUSIC MAN Photo Jayne Houdyshell, Jefferson Mays, Marie Mullen, and Shuler Hensley Join THE MUSIC MAN
by Stephi Wild - Sep 5, 2019

Additional casting has been announced for the highly anticipated revival of Meredith Willson's beloved classic, The Music Man starring two-time Tony Award, Grammy Award, and Emmy Award-winning star Hugh Jackman as Harold Hill and two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster as Marian Paroo.

Carolee Carmello Led HELLO, DOLLY! on Tour Announces Full Cast for Second Year Photo Carolee Carmello Led HELLO, DOLLY! on Tour Announces Full Cast for Second Year
by Julie Musbach - Sep 4, 2019

The cast was announced today for the second year of the national tour of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Carolee Carmello in the iconic title role.

VIDEO: Betty Buckley Takes Her Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY! Photo VIDEO: Betty Buckley Takes Her Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY!
by Stage Tube - Aug 27, 2019

Betty Buckley completed her run in the national tour of Hello, Dolly! this weekend! See the star take her final bow as Dolly Gallagher-Levi at the Opera House in Boston below!

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes to BroadwayHD Next Month Photo SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes to BroadwayHD Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 27, 2019

BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, is kicking off September with everyone dancin' to the Jailhouse Rock. Making its streaming premiere exclusively on BroadwayHD, Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller, an infectiously fun and riotous rock and roll time capsule of top 40 hits captured live-in-performance on Broadway will debut September 12 . Grammy Award winners Jerry Leiber and Michael Stoller wrote hit songs for great artists such a King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley, The Drifters, The Coasters and Peggy Lee. Subscribers can dance and sing-along to classics including: 'Jailhouse Rock,' 'Love Potion #9,' 'Hound Dog', 'On Broadway', 'Stand By Me' and other favorites. If swiveling your hips to the music of Smokey Joe's Cafe has you wanting more, continue your musical journey through the 1950s with the Best Musical Tony Award-winning performance of Memphis, featuring Tony Award-nominees Chad Kimball and Montego Glover, beginning September 26.

Betty Buckley Ends Run in the National Tour of HELLO, DOLLY! August 25 Photo Betty Buckley Ends Run in the National Tour of HELLO, DOLLY! August 25
by Stephi Wild - Aug 25, 2019

Betty Buckley ends her run in the national tour of Hello, Dolly! today, August 25.

Palace Theater Hosts Friendly Pizza Competition To Promote A BRONX TALE Photo Palace Theater Hosts Friendly Pizza Competition To Promote A BRONX TALE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 23, 2019

The Palace Theater is hosting a?oeTHAT'S AMORE! THE GREAT PIZZA PIE CHALLENGEa?? on Tuesday, October 15 from 5:30 a?" 7:30pm. The friendly competition among local pizza purveyors is a promotion in advance of the theater's engagement of A BRONX TALE, coming to the Palace October 22 a?" 24.

Tickets for HELLO DOLLY! Go On Sale August 25 for Fisher Theatre Engagement Photo Tickets for HELLO DOLLY! Go On Sale August 25 for Fisher Theatre Engagement
by Sarah Hookey - Aug 22, 2019

The producers of HELLO, DOLLY!, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, and Broadway In Detroit announced today that single tickets for the National Tour appearing at Detroit's Fisher Theatre, November 19 a?" December 1, starring Carolee Carmello, will go on sale Sunday, August 25. 

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