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Joe Mantello

 
Birth Place:
Rockford, IL, USA
Bio:
A two-time Tony Award-winning director, credits include The Humans (Tony nomination), Blackbird, An Act of God, Airline Highway, The Last Ship, Casa Valentina, I'll Eat You Last..., The Other Place, Dogfight, Other Desert Cities, The Pride, Pal Joey, 9 to 5, November, The Receptionist, The Ritz, ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Rockford, IL, USA

Bio:
A two-time Tony Award-winning director, credits include The Humans (Tony nomination), Blackbird, An Act of God, Airline Highway, The Last Ship, Casa Valentina, I'll Eat You Last..., The Other Place, Dogfight, Other Desert Cities, The Pride, Pal Joey, 9 to 5, November, The Receptionist, The Ritz, ... (read complete bio)
WICKED is Coming to the Hobby Center in May 2023 Photo WICKED is Coming to the Hobby Center in May 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2022

WICKED, Houston‚Äôs most¬†popular¬†musical,¬†will return to¬†the Hobby Center May 31 ‚Äď July 2, 2023 as part of the¬†Memorial Hermann Broadway at the Hobby Center¬†2022-2023 Season.¬†Tickets for the return engagement go on sale¬†Friday, December 9 at 10AM.

Tickets on Sale This Week for WICKED at the Sydney Lyric Photo Tickets on Sale This Week for WICKED at the Sydney Lyric
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Rejoycify Sydney! Tickets for Wicked are on pre-sale from today, with GP sales from Friday 2 December. WICKED flies into Australia’s Emerald City at the Sydney Lyric from 25 August next year.

WICKED Will Embark on UK and Ireland Tour Beginning in December 2023 Photo WICKED Will Embark on UK and Ireland Tour Beginning in December 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2022

Opening at the Edinburgh Playhouse on 7 December 2023, Wicked will then travel to Bristol, Birmingham, Bradford, Southampton, Liverpool, Dublin, Sunderland, Cardiff and Manchester, where it will conclude at the Palace Theatre for Christmas 2024/5.

New York Talent Manager Bill Treusch Has Passed Away Photo New York Talent Manager Bill Treusch Has Passed Away
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

Esteemed New York talent manager Bill Treusch died following a long illness on Tuesday, November 15th in New York City. Born March 16, 1942, Bill lived his life in New York City.  Bill was a beloved brother, uncle, manager, mentor, and friend wholeaves behind a wonderfully eclectic group of friends and colleagues. 

Michele Pawk Will Join the Broadway Cast of WICKED, and Michael Wartella Returns! Photo Michele Pawk Will Join the Broadway Cast of WICKED, and Michael Wartella Returns!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2022

Tony Award-winner Michele Pawk will join the cast of Wicked at Broadway's Gershwin Theatre, taking over the role of Madame Morrible beginning Monday, December 12.  Michael Wartella returned to the role of Boq, starting performances last evening, November 15.

WICKED To Return To St. Louis' Fabulous Fox Theatre, April 12 ‚Ä" May 7 Photo WICKED To Return To St. Louis' Fabulous Fox Theatre, April 12 ‚Ä" May 7
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 14, 2022

WICKED, St. Louis' most popular musical,¬†will return to St. Louis at the Fabulous Fox Theatre April 12 ‚Äď May 7.

Tickets Now On Sale for PICTURES FROM HOME Starring Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein and Z Photo Tickets Now On Sale for PICTURES FROM HOME Starring Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein and Zo√ę Wanamaker
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2022

Tickets are now on sale for the Broadway premiere of Pictures From Home. Three of the theatre’s most inventive, inspired and award-winning artists will return to the stage, bringing to vivid theatrical life a comic and dramatic portrait of a mother, a father and the son who photographed their lives.

Alexia Khadime, Lucy St. Louis, and More Will Lead WICKED in London in 2023 Photo Alexia Khadime, Lucy St. Louis, and More Will Lead WICKED in London in 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2022

The full new London cast has been announced for Wicked. The cast will begin performances at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre on Tuesday 7 March 2023.

Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip Photo Exclusive: Watch Kelli O'Hara in THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF Season Three Clip
by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

The third and final season of Arian Moayed’s Emmy Award nominated series THE ACCIDENTAL WOLF, starring Tony Award Winning Kelli O’Hara, will launch this week on Topic. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive clip of Kelli O'Hara in the new season, which will also feature Judith Light, Joe Mantello, and more. Watch the new video clip now!

Edward Albee's Classic, THREE TALL WOMEN (Tres Mulheres Altas) Gets a New Production  Photo Edward Albee's Classic, THREE TALL WOMEN (Tres Mulheres Altas) Gets a New Production with Suely Franco, Deborah Evelyn and Nathalia Dill
by Claudio Erlichman - Nov 3, 2022

Directed by Fernando Philbert, and starring Suely Franco, Deborah Evelyn e Nathalia Dill the play brings a biting comedy that reflects on the passage of time through the settling of accounts between three generations.

Amanda Ryan Joins The Company Of The World Première Of Terry Johnson's THE SEX PARTY Photo Amanda Ryan Joins The Company Of The World Première Of Terry Johnson's THE SEX PARTY
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2022

The Menier Chocolate Factory has announced that Amanda Ryan joins the company as Magdalena for the world premi√®re of Terry Johnson's The Sex Party ‚Äď joining the previously announced Will Barton (Tim), Lisa Dwan (Gilly), John Hopkins (Jake), Timothy Hutton (Jeff), Jason Merrells (Alex), Pooya Mohseni (Lucy), Molly Osborne (Hetty) and Kelly Price (Camilla). Amanda Donohoe has had to withdraw for personal reasons.

WICKED Celebrates 19th Anniversary This Weekend and Announces Special Events Photo WICKED Celebrates 19th Anniversary This Weekend and Announces Special Events
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2022

WICKED is celebrating its 19th Anniversary on Broadway on October 30. To commemorate the occasion, the musical will host a series of events throughout the month.

Nathan Lane,¬†Danny Burstein¬†and¬†Zo√ꬆWanamaker Will Lead PICTURES FROM HOME on Br Photo Nathan Lane,¬†Danny Burstein¬†and¬†Zo√ꬆWanamaker Will Lead PICTURES FROM HOME on Broadway Next Year
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2022

Pictures From Home is headed to Broadway in 2023 starring¬†¬†Nathan Lane,¬†Danny Burstein¬†and¬†Zo√ꬆWanamaker¬†and staged by award-winning director¬†Bartlett Sher.¬†Learn more about the play and how to purchase tickets here!

Interview: Finn Wittrock Envisions The Apparition That 2:22 - A GHOST STORY Is A Mult Photo Interview: Finn Wittrock Envisions The Apparition That 2:22 - A GHOST STORY Is A Multitude Of Opportunities
by Gil Kaan - Oct 21, 2022

Playwright Danny Robins‚Äô 2:22 ‚Äď A Ghost Story will have its U.S. premiere November 4, 2022 (with previews starting October 29th) at the Center Theater Group‚Äôs Ahmanson. Matthew Dunster directs the cast of four: Constance Wu, Anna Camp, Adam Rothenberg, and Finn Wittrock. ¬†I persuaded¬† Finn to chat about 2:22, as well as reminisce on some of his career highlights.

WICKED Comes to Sydney in 2023 Photo WICKED Comes to Sydney in 2023
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2022

Almost 20 years since its premiere, WICKED remains one of the most successful and popular musicals in the world. Winner of over 100 major awards including the Grammy Award, the Olivier Award, six Helpmann Awards, three Tony Awards and six Drama Desk Awards.

Tickets Now On Sale For Broadway Concert Series With Seth Rudetsky In Fort Lauderdale Photo Tickets Now On Sale For Broadway Concert Series With Seth Rudetsky In Fort Lauderdale
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2022

Producer Mark Cortale's internationally acclaimed Broadway Concert Series hosted and music directed by Sirius XM Radio star Seth Rudetsky, whom the New York Times dubbed ‚ÄúThe Mayor of Broadway,‚ÄĚ returns to Lillian S. Wells Hall in The Parker with Tony and Drama Desk Award Winners and critically acclaimed powerhouse talents Chita Rivera, Ramin Karimloo and Jessie Mueller.

Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Full Cast For The World Première of Terry Johnson Photo Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Full Cast For The World Première of Terry Johnson's THE SEX PARTY
by Stephi Wild - Oct 3, 2022

The Menier Chocolate Factory has announced the full casting for the world premi√®re of Terry Johnson's The Sex Party ‚Äď Johnson directs Will Barton (Tim), Amanda Donohoe (Magdalena), Lisa Dwan (Gilly), John Hopkins (Jake), Timothy Hutton (Jeff), Jason Merrells (Alex), Pooya Mohseni (Lucy), Molly Osborne (Hetty) and Kelly Price (Camilla).

Review: WICKED at Nederlander Theatre Photo Review: WICKED at Nederlander Theatre
by Tina St. Angelo Wetzel - Sep 30, 2022

Wicked is back in Chicago. The first time it played here, it ran for more than three and a half years. Directed by Joe Mantello, musical staging (choreography) by Wayne Cilento and a stunning set by Eugene Lee along with the lighting by Kenneth Posner once again transports the audience back to Oz and the audience still loves it. Before entering the Nederlander Theatre, someone within the organization was handing out green I've Seen Wicked (fill in the blank) Times! The numbers I saw ranged from 0 to 21.

WICKED Celebrates 16th Birthday in London and Extends Booking Photo WICKED Celebrates 16th Birthday in London and Extends Booking
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2022

WICKED celebrates its 16th birthday tonight at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre and has announced a 34th booking extension. 500,000 new tickets are now on public sale for all performances until Sunday 26 November 2023.

Broadway Watch Guide: Fall 2022 - Where to Watch Skylar Astin, Sheryl Lee Ralph & Mor Photo Broadway Watch Guide: Fall 2022 - Where to Watch Skylar Astin, Sheryl Lee Ralph & More on TV This Fall
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2022

The upcoming fall television season features an exciting lineup of Broadway stars starring in new and returning television series. From Skylar Astin's new CBS series So Help Me Todd to newly-minted Emmy winner Sheryl Lee Ralph returning for the second season of Abbott Elementary, check out where and when you can watch Broadway stars on TV!

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