Seek out a better experience, upgrade to a full membership! (Learn more)
 News Movies 01/12/2018

Tony Award-Winner John Wulp Passes Away At Age 90

Tony Award-Winner John Wulp Passes Away At Age 90

Video news

Our news in your mail

* indicates required
News frequency *


New York, NY (Top40 Charts) It has been reported American producer, scenic designer, director, artist, and playwright John Wulp passed away this week at age 90.

Wulp won a Tony Award for Best Revival for his production of Dracula in 1978, starring Frank Langella which opened at the Martin Beck Theatre on October 20, 1977.

He co- produced and designed Crucifer of Blood. For his designs, he received a Tony Award nomination, a Drama Desk Award, an Outer Circle Critics Award. When the play was performed at the Ahmanson Theater, he received a Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award. The show also played at the Royal Haymarket Theatre in London.

Wulp's first play, The Saintliness of Margery Kempe, won a Rockefeller Grant and was produced at the Poets' Theatre in Cambridge, Massachusetts on February 19, 1957.

Wulp won an OBIE Award for his direction of the 1961 stage play Red Eye of Love by playwright Arnold Weinstein. A musical adaptation of the play, with lyrics and libretto by Wulp and Weinstein, and music by Sam Davis, opened at the O'Neill Center in 2000. It premiered in Wulp's hometown island of North Haven, Maine, in August 2013.

On September 4, 2014, Red Eye of Love the Musical opened Off-Broadway at the AMAS Musical Theater in New York City. A recording of the show with Kelli O'Hara, Josh Gresetti and Brad Oscar was named by The London Theatre Guide as one of the best of the year.






Most read news of the week
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Announces Countdown To Christmas In Partnership With Martina McBride, Brett Young, Josh Turner, And Dailey & Vincent
R&B Artist MkX Hits Billboard Mainstream Top 40 Chart With Smash Single "One Sided Love"
Oliver Sean Hits Top 10 On The iTunes Album Charts Mexico
KJ Denhert & Trio Perform Special Westchester Collaborative Theater Holiday Concert
Dexter Allen Live From Ground Zero Blues Club Full Album Released Today
Keith Sweat & Aniyah Simone Declare It's "All About You"
Louise Distras Releases New Single 'Poor Man'
Billy Dean Comes To Tulalip Resort Casino In 2019
Definitive Editions Of All Three Legendary "Phenomena" Rock Concept Albums
11-Year-Old Viral Hip-Hop Star That Girl Lay Lay Made Alex And Ani's Website Crash On Cyber Monday
Migos' Offset Releases His First Song "Red Room" From His Upcoming Album
Dale Sanders Set To Release Debut Album "Handle With Care"
'Pentatonix: A Not So Silent Night' Brings The Holiday Spirit Back To NBC On Dec. 10
Lil Baby Releases Anticipated New Project Street Gossip
Guitarist Jonathon Long On Tour With Samantha Fish




© 2001-2018
top40-charts.com (S4)
about | advertise | site map
contact | privacy
Page gen. in 0.1477830 secs // 4 () queries in 0.1009509563446 secs
Top40-Charts.com
Members Area
Register or login with just your e-mail address

A validation link will be sent to your e-mail. The link will expire in 15'.
Latest charts