David Thompson

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DAVID THOMPSON
(Book) Broadway: Steel Pier (Tony nomination, Best Book), the new script adaptation for Chicago (Tony Award, Best Musical Revival), and Thou Shalt Not. Off-Broadway: And The World Goes ‘Round (New York Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards), the new librettos for Flora, The Red Menace and Dear World. Regional: McCarter Theater’s A Christmas Carol. Television: “Sondheim: A Celebration At Carnegie Hall”, “Bernstein on Broadway”, “My Favorite Broadway”, the two-part PBS special “The Music of Richard Rodgers”, and the Great Performances documentary “Razzle Dazzle”. Education: Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism.
 
Credits

Author
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The Beast in the Jungle Vineyard Theatre 05/23/2018 Book
2 The Scottsboro Boys Vineyard Theatre 03/10/2010 Book
3 70 Girls 70 York Theatre at St. Peter's 01/28/2000 Author
4 70 Girls 70 York Theatre at St. Peter's 01/28/2000 Book
5 And the World Goes 'Round Westside Theatre/ Upstairs 03/18/1991 Conceiver
Awards
Award Production Function
1 WON 2010 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Musical The Scottsboro Boys Book
2 NOMINATED 2010 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Musical The Scottsboro Boys Book
3 NOMINATED 2010 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Book of a Musical The Scottsboro Boys Book
4 NOMINATED 2010 ITBA Patrick Lee Award, Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical The Scottsboro Boys Book
5 WON 2010 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical The Scottsboro Boys Book