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Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
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As President of Jujamcyn Theaters, Jordan oversees five Broadway theatres, whose productions include the Tony Award-winning Best Musicals The Book of Mormon and Kinky Boots, Springsteen on Broadway, Mean Girls, Frozen and most recently, Hadestown. Jordan produced, Angels in America with the National ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
As President of Jujamcyn Theaters, Jordan oversees five Broadway theatres, whose productions include the Tony Award-winning Best Musicals The Book of Mormon and Kinky Boots, Springsteen on Broadway, Mean Girls, Frozen and most recently, Hadestown. Jordan produced, Angels in America with the National ... (read complete bio)
BWW Exclusive: Watch an Interview from David Rockwell's New Book, Featuring Anna Deve Photo BWW Exclusive: Watch an Interview from David Rockwell's New Book, Featuring Anna Deveare Smith
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2021

Drama, a new book by Tony winner David Rockwell with Bruce Mau, and edited by Sam Lubell, is now available from Phaidon. Inspired by an early life rooted in the theater, Rockwell has long drawn on aspects of performance to frame and enhance his built work, which ranges from hotels and restaurants, theaters and museums, to set and exhibition design, to workplaces, playgrounds and academic buildings. He aims to create a story within any space he designs, evoking a sense of performance, showmanship and above all - Drama.

92Y to Celebrate Pride Month 2021 With Free Archived Talks Featuring Alan Cumming, To Photo 92Y to Celebrate Pride Month 2021 With Free Archived Talks Featuring Alan Cumming, Tony Kushner and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021

92Y will celebrate Pride 2021 by sharing fee archived talks and events featuring luminaries from the world of culture, politics, activism, and literature. 

David Rockwell to Donate Royalties From His New Book DRAMA to The Actors Fund Photo David Rockwell to Donate Royalties From His New Book DRAMA to The Actors Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

The Actors Fund announced today that Tony Award¬ģ-winning set designer and architect¬†David Rockwell¬†will donate his royalties from the new book¬†Drama¬†to The Fund and its vital efforts to support those in the performing arts and entertainment community.

Applications Now Open For Front Row Productions Fellowship Photo Applications Now Open For Front Row Productions Fellowship
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2021

Prospective applicants are encouraged to join an Information Session on Monday, June 7 at 6:30PM EDT.

Antoinette Chinonye Nwandu's PASS OVER Will Open on Broadway at the August Wilson The Photo Antoinette Chinonye Nwandu's PASS OVER Will Open on Broadway at the August Wilson Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - May 4, 2021

The Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3 production of Antoinette Chinonye Nwandu‚Äôs acclaimed, award-winning play PASS OVER, directed by Obie Award winner Danya Taymor (‚ÄúDaddy‚ÄĚ, Heroes of the Fourth Turning) will reopen Broadway‚Äôs August Wilson Theatre (245 W 52nd Street, New York, NY) for a limited engagement, with exact dates to be announced shortly. This will mark the Broadway debut of both Nwandu and Taymor. PASS OVER will be produced on Broadway by Matt Ross, Jujamcyn Theaters, Lincoln Center Theater, Concord Theatricals, Renee Montgomery, Blair Underwood, Madeleine Foster Bersin and Antoinette Chinonye Nwandu.

Wake Up With BWW 4/14: Glenn Close on the SUNSET BOULEVARD Film, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/14: Glenn Close on the SUNSET BOULEVARD Film, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021

Today's top stories: Glenn Close reveals that the Sunset Boulevard film is 'ready to go', The Phantom of the Opera will have full orchestrations upon returning, and more!

VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Danny Burstein, Lesli Margherita, Jessica Vosk and More Get Vacc Photo VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Danny Burstein, Lesli Margherita, Jessica Vosk and More Get Vaccinated!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 13, 2021

In conjunction with the launching of the Broadway Vaccination site on April 12th in the heart of the theatre district in NYC, Jeffrey Schecter, the creator of the A Chorus Line in Quarantine, brings us a fun and inspiring video to encourage others to get vaccinated!

Roundup: Inside the First Performance in a Broadway Theatre as Part of NY PopsUp - Ph Photo Roundup: Inside the First Performance in a Broadway Theatre as Part of NY PopsUp - Photos, Clips and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2021

The first Broadway theatre reopened its doors yesterday for a special performance as part of NY PopsUp. The St. James Theater welcomed Nathan Lane and Savion Glover who performed for a group of staff members from The Actors Fund and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. 

Jujamcyn Theaters Celebrates Walter Kerr Theatre's 100th Anniversary With Interactive Photo Jujamcyn Theaters Celebrates Walter Kerr Theatre's 100th Anniversary With Interactive Digital Timeline
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2021

The timeline depicts a definitive history of the building, featuring a century's worth of history: from the earliest shows, musicals, and revues, through its history as a television and radio studio, brief spans as an adult film theater and later a children's theater, and finally as one of the most beloved houses on Broadway.

New Book DRAMA by Tony Award-Winning Set Designer David Rockwell to be Released Photo New Book DRAMA by Tony Award-Winning Set Designer David Rockwell to be Released
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2021

Drama, the new book by architect and Tony Award-winning set designer¬†David Rockwell with¬†Bruce Mau, edited by¬†Sam Lubell, published by Phaidon will be released on Wednesday, May 12. He aims to create a story within any space he designs, evoking a sense of performance, showmanship and above all ‚Äď Drama.

Jujamcyn Theaters and SeatGeek Announce Multi-Year Partnership, Bringing New Ticketin Photo Jujamcyn Theaters and SeatGeek Announce Multi-Year Partnership, Bringing New Ticketing System to Broadway
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jan 29, 2021

Jujamcyn Theaters and SeatGeek today announced a new partnership that will bring the next generation of ticketing technology to Broadway. Attendees at Jujamcyn's five theaters will enjoy a streamlined ticket-buying experience for some of Broadway's top shows.

Jennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 4 to be Released in M Photo Jennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 4 to be Released in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 29, 2021

Dress Circle Publishing has announced the release of THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 4, the latest in a series by historian and producer Jennifer Ashley Tepper. The book will be available on Tuesday, March 9 to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the 2020-2021 Broadway shutdown.

Ramin Karimloo and Bonnie Milligan Join AS THE CURTAIN RISES Podcast Photo Ramin Karimloo and Bonnie Milligan Join AS THE CURTAIN RISES Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2020

AS THE CURTAIN RISES will return to the Broadway Podcast Network with four more episodes of the fabulously dishy and utterly delectable binge worthy shenanigans. Joining the star-studded cast are Ramin Karimloo and Bonnie Milligan amongst various special Broadway guests (playing themselves).

Ken Davenport to Release New Book CAST OF MENTORS Photo Ken Davenport to Release New Book CAST OF MENTORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2020

An indispensable new book for the theater, Cast of Mentors, by Tony Award-winning producer Ken Davenport will be released this holiday season. A deep dive into the workings of Broadway from Broadway's own, Cast of Mentors features choice excerpts from interviews with 50 theatrical luminaries, all from Davenport's own podcast.

Alex Brightman, Ariana Debose, Andrew Barth Feldman, Ashley Park and More Star in AS  Photo Alex Brightman, Ariana Debose, Andrew Barth Feldman, Ashley Park and More Star in AS THE CURTAIN RISES Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

The Broadway Podcast Network has announced Broadway’s first digital Soap Opera, AS THE CURTAIN RISES. Written by Dori Berinstein and Mark Peikert, AS THE CURTAIN RISES takes you on a never before behind the scenes look at the drama behind the most dramatic business in the world.

Wake Up With BWW 7/24: West End SLEEPLESS Will Use Quick COVID-19 Test Backstage, and Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/24: West End SLEEPLESS Will Use Quick COVID-19 Test Backstage, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2020

Today's top stories: the West End production of Sleepless will use a quick COVID-19 on its cast, crew, and staff!

BWW Blog: KINKY BOOTS at Baldwin Wallace ‚Ä"  Much More than an Academic Premiere Photo BWW Blog: KINKY BOOTS at Baldwin Wallace ‚Ä" Much More than an Academic Premiere
by Student Blogger: Isabella Schiavon - Jul 8, 2020

Baldwin Wallace was the first University to secure the rights for producing Kinky Boots in 2019.

Scott Rudin, Daryl Roth, Gloria Estefan, and More Among 2020 Broadway Global Producer Photo Scott Rudin, Daryl Roth, Gloria Estefan, and More Among 2020 Broadway Global Producer Of The Year Nominees
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 26, 2020

Pandemics can't stop Broadway Global Producer of the Year nominations!

Tituss Burgess, Cynthia Nixon, Elton John, Evan Rachel Wood and More Take Part in OUT Photo Tituss Burgess, Cynthia Nixon, Elton John, Evan Rachel Wood and More Take Part in OUT NOW LIVE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 26, 2020

Earlier this week, Condé Nast's LGBTQ+ brand Them hosted Out Now Live, a celebration honoring the spirit and history of Pride. Premiering on Youtube Live, and presented by Polo Ralph Lauren, the virtual event included uplifting speeches, storytelling, messages and performances from prominent members of the LGBTQ+ community and notable allies.

BroadwayHD Announces July Lineup Including FUNNY GIRL, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Photo BroadwayHD Announces July Lineup Including FUNNY GIRL, SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2020

BroadwayHD has announced its July lineup including the acclaimed hit Sunday in the Park with George, starring Tony Award winners Bernadette Peters and Mandy Patinkin.

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