John Kander

Writer, Arranger, Musical Director, Musician
John Kander

Male

Born: March 18, 1927
Kansas City, Missouri

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Cabaret Cabaret
Apr. 24, 2014 - Mar. 29, 2015
Music
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The Scottsboro Boys The Scottsboro Boys
Oct. 31, 2010 - Dec. 12, 2010
Music
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
Mar. 27, 2008 - Jan. 11, 2009
Original Dance Arrangements
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Curtains Curtains
Mar. 22, 2007 - Jun. 29, 2008
Music
(Original)
Who's Who
    Additional Lyrics
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
May 1, 2003 - May 30, 2004
Original Dance Arrangements
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Fosse Fosse
Jan. 14, 1999 - Aug. 25, 2001
Featured Songs ("Nowadays", "Mein Herr", "Razzle Dazzle", "Hot Honey Rag")
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Cabaret Cabaret
Mar. 19, 1998 - Jan. 4, 2004
Music
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Steel Pier Steel Pier
Apr. 24, 1997 - Jun. 28, 1997
Music
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Chicago Chicago
Nov. 14, 1996
Music
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Kiss of the Spider Woman Kiss of the Spider Woman
May 3, 1993 - Jul. 1, 1995
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Three Men on a Horse Three Men on a Horse
Apr. 13, 1993 - May 16, 1993
Musical Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Crucible The Crucible
Dec. 10, 1991 - Jan. 5, 1992
Musical Director
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
Nov. 16, 1989 - Jul. 28, 1991
Dance Arrangements
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Cabaret Cabaret
Oct. 22, 1987 - Jun. 4, 1988
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Hay Fever Hay Fever
Dec. 12, 1985 - Mar. 29, 1986
"No, My Heart"
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Rink The Rink
Feb. 9, 1984 - Aug. 4, 1984
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Zorba Zorba
Oct. 16, 1983 - Sep. 2, 1984
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Woman of the Year Woman of the Year
Mar. 29, 1981 - Mar. 13, 1983
Music
(Original)
 
The Madwoman of Central Park West
Jun. 13, 1979 - Aug. 25, 1979
Featured Songs with Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The American Dance Machine The American Dance Machine
Jun. 14, 1978 - Dec. 3, 1978
Featured Songs
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Act The Act
Oct. 29, 1977 - Jul. 1, 1978
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Chicago Chicago
Jun. 3, 1975 - Aug. 27, 1977
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
Sep. 23, 1974 - Jan. 4, 1975
Dance Arrangements
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Liza Liza
Jan. 6, 1974 - Jan. 26, 1974
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - 70, Girls, 70 70, Girls, 70
Apr. 15, 1971 - May 15, 1971
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Zorba Zorba
Nov. 16, 1968 - Aug. 9, 1969
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Happy Time The Happy Time
Jan. 18, 1968 - Sep. 28, 1968
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Cabaret Cabaret
Nov. 20, 1966 - Sep. 6, 1969
Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Flora, the Red Menace Flora, the Red Menace
May 11, 1965 - Jul. 24, 1965
Music
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Never Too Late Never Too Late
Nov. 27, 1962 - Apr. 24, 1965
Incidental Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - A Family Affair A Family Affair
Jan. 27, 1962 - Mar. 25, 1962
Music
(Original)
 
    Book
(Original)
 
    Lyrics
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Irma La Douce Irma La Douce
Sep. 29, 1960 - Dec. 31, 1961
Dance Music
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Gypsy Gypsy
May 21, 1959 - Mar. 25, 1961
Rehearsal Pianist
(Original)
 
    Dance Arrangements
(Original)
 
 

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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2010 Outstanding Music The Scottsboro Boys Nominee
2010 Outstanding Lyrics The Scottsboro Boys Winner
2007 Outstanding Music Curtains Nominee
2007 Outstanding Lyrics Curtains Nominee
2007 Special Award Winner
1997 Outstanding Music Steel Pier Nominee
1993 Outstanding Music Kiss of the Spider Woman Winner

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1993 Best Musical Kiss of the Spider Woman Winner
1967 Best Musical Cabaret Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2007 Outstanding New Score Curtains Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2011 Original Score The Scottsboro Boys Nominee
2007 Original Score Curtains Nominee
1997 Original Score Steel Pier Nominee
1993 Original Score Kiss of the Spider Woman Winner
1984 Original Score The Rink Nominee
1981 Original Score Woman of the Year Winner
1978 Original Score The Act Nominee
1976 Original Score Chicago Nominee
1968 Composer and Lyricist The Happy Time Nominee
1967 Composer and Lyricist Cabaret Winner
 
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