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Jonathan Larson Headshot
Date Of Birth:
February 04, 1960
Date Of Death:
January 25, 1996 (35)
Birth Place:
Mount Vernon, New York, USA
Bio:
Jonathan Larson received the 1996 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for RENT. He also won the 1996 Tony Award for Best Musical and the 1994 Richard Rodgers Award for RENT and twice received The Gilman & Gonzales-Falla Theatre Foundation's Comendation Award. In 1989 he was granted the Stephen Sondheim Award ... (read complete bio)
 
Jonathan Larson Headshot
Date of Birth: February 04, 1960
Date of Death: January 25, 1996 (35)

Birth Place: Mount Vernon, New York, USA

Bio:
Jonathan Larson received the 1996 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for RENT. He also won the 1996 Tony Award for Best Musical and the 1994 Richard Rodgers Award for RENT and twice received The Gilman & Gonzales-Falla Theatre Foundation's Comendation Award. In 1989 he was granted the Stephen Sondheim Award ... (read complete bio)
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Cuban RENT Documentary REVOLUTION RENT! Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Cuban RENT Documentary REVOLUTION RENT!
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2021

Returning to his exiled parents‚Äô homeland, Se√Īor Jr. embarks on a personal journey, exploring his Cuban heritage and his family‚Äôs complex relationship to the country they love.

Exclusive: George Salazar Sings 'She Used to Be Mine' With Seth Rudetsky; Re-Airs Ton Photo Exclusive: George Salazar Sings 'She Used to Be Mine' With Seth Rudetsky; Re-Airs Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - May 30, 2021

George Salazar's concert, as part of the Seth Concert Series, premiered today at 3pm and re-airs  tonight at 8pm. Check out a clip from the concert, featuring George singing 'She Used to Be Mine' from Waitress! 

VIDEO: George Salazar Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: George Salazar Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - May 30, 2021

Watch as he chats with Broadway favorite George Salazar, who will soon join Seth Rudetsky for two very special concerts on Sunday, May 30 (3pm and 8pm).

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 29-30- with George Salazar, Sara Bareilles, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 29-30- with George Salazar, Sara Bareilles, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 29, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 29-30, 2021.

Jesse L. Martin Will Lead Indie Film RE: UNITING Photo Jesse L. Martin Will Lead Indie Film RE: UNITING
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 28, 2021

Bronwen Smith, Roger Cross, Carmen Moore, and David Lewis round out the rest of the cast currently announced. 

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by Team BWW - May 28, 2021

A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Spotlight Series Presents Zoe Sarnak June 1 Photo A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Spotlight Series Presents Zoe Sarnak June 1
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2021

THE SPOTLIGHT SERIES, a bi-monthly live streamed concert series created by A LITTLE NEW MUSIC will¬† ‚Äúspotlight‚ÄĚ the dynamic music of composer/lyricist Zoe Sarnak, on June 1st.¬†

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat Hosts Residencies For 23 Writers Of Nine New Musicals Photo Rhinebeck Writers Retreat Hosts Residencies For 23 Writers Of Nine New Musicals
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2021

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Rhinebeck Writers Retreat will host nine weeklong in-person residencies for 23 musical theatre writers of nine new musicals between June 27 and August 29.

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat to Host Residencies for 23 Writers of Nine New Musicals Photo Rhinebeck Writers Retreat to Host Residencies for 23 Writers of Nine New Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2021

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Rhinebeck Writers Retreat will host nine weeklong in-person residencies for 23 musical theatre writers of nine new musicals between June 27 and August 29.  Writers include Tony-nominee Beth Malone, Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls; Jonathan Larson winners Avi Amon, Sara Cooper, Ty Defoe, and Anna Jacobs and more.

Memorial Day JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS Presents Songs From Tony Award Winning Musicals Pa Photo Memorial Day JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS Presents Songs From Tony Award Winning Musicals Part 3
by Stephen Mosher - May 26, 2021

It's Tony season every day for Jamie deRoy but for her viewers the Tony's will be topic on Monday, May 31st

The Hermitage Artist Retreat Presents MICHAEL R. JACKSON: JUST SITTIN' HERE LOOKIN' Photo The Hermitage Artist Retreat Presents MICHAEL R. JACKSON: JUST SITTIN' HERE LOOKIN'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021

The Hermitage Artist Retreat will present¬†‚ÄúMichael R. Jackson: Just Sittin‚Äô Here Lookin‚Äô‚ÄĚ with Pulitzer Prize winner Michael R. Jackson, Friday, May 21, 6:30 p.m., live on the Hermitage Beach, 6660 Manasota Key Road, Englewood.

Portland Center Stage Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Portland Center Stage Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021

Portland Center Stage has announced its return to the stage, with a 2021-2022 season designed to lift and nourish spirits with energetic, imaginative worlds on stage. The seven-show lineup will kick off in October with the stunningly creative Frida … A Self Portrait on the U.S. Bank Main Stage.

BWW PREVIEW: TICK, TICK...BOOM at Desert Stages Theatre Photo BWW PREVIEW: TICK, TICK...BOOM at Desert Stages Theatre
by Timothy Shawver - May 8, 2021

Scottsdale's Desert Stages Theatre presents TICK, TICK...BOOM in a limited engagement through May 16th.

BWW Interview: Joshua Henry Talks New Original Music, 'Tomorrow,' and Broadway's Retu Photo BWW Interview: Joshua Henry Talks New Original Music, 'Tomorrow,' and Broadway's Return
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 7, 2021

BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of catching up with Joshua via email to talk about his new music and the upcoming Broadway return.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, May 3- with Lily Rabe, Charlayne Woodard, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, May 3- with Lily Rabe, Charlayne Woodard, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 3, 2021

Today (May 3) in live streaming: Charlayne Woodard is Live at the Lortel, Lily Rabe is exploring Shakespeare, and more!

MIDNIGHT AT THE NEVER GET Starring Sam Bolen, Christian Douglas & Bobby Smith Now Str Photo MIDNIGHT AT THE NEVER GET Starring Sam Bolen, Christian Douglas & Bobby Smith Now Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 30, 2021

Signature Theatre has released Midnight at The Never Get, the third production in the Signature Features 2021 Season. With book, music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson grant winner Mark Sonnenblick, Midnight at The Never Get features the performance of a lifetime from a 1960s underground gay nightclub in Greenwich Village. 

25 RENT Memories from Our Readers to Mark the Show's 25th Broadway Anniversary Photo 25 RENT Memories from Our Readers to Mark the Show's 25th Broadway Anniversary
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Apr 29, 2021

We asked our readers to share their most meaningful memories of Rent on the show's 25th Broadway anniversary.

HBO Announces Cuban RENT Documentary REVOLUTION RENT Photo HBO Announces Cuban RENT Documentary REVOLUTION RENT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 29, 2021

The project is executive produced by Neil Patrick Harris, directed by¬†Andy Se√Īor Jr. and Victor Patrick Alvarez, and follows Se√Īor Jr.¬†to Cuba,¬†where he is¬†tasked with directing¬†a stage production of the Tony¬ģ¬†and Pulitzer¬†Prize-winning musical,¬†‚ÄúRent,‚Ä̬†the country‚Äôs first Broadway¬†musical produced by an American company¬†in more than 50 years.¬†

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: RENT se estrenaba en Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: RENT se estrenaba en Broadway
by Ainhoa Hornero - Apr 29, 2021

El musical de Jonathan Larson llegó a la capital del teatro musical en 1996

VIDEO: On This Day, April 29- Jonathan Larson's RENT Opens on Broadway! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, April 29- Jonathan Larson's RENT Opens on Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2021

On this day in 1996, Rent, written by Jonathan Larson and directed by Michael Greif, opened at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre.

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