Ruth Mitchell

Director, Producer, Stage Manager, Performer, Production Staff, Assistant
( b. circa 1919 Newark, New Jersey, USA - d. Nov 03, 2000 New York, New York, USA ) Female
Relations:Partner of Florence Klotz

Broadway Production Credits

Show Boat
Musical, Drama, Revival
Oct 02, 1994 - Jan 05, 1997
Assistant to Mr. Prince: Ruth Mitchell

Kiss of the Spider Woman
Musical, Drama, Original
May 03, 1993 - Jul 01, 1995
Assistant to Mr. Prince: Ruth Mitchell

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Nov 18, 1990 - Jun 16, 1991
Direction reproduced by Ruth Mitchell

The Phantom of the Opera
Musical, Drama, Original
Jan 26, 1988 - Present
Assistant to the Director: Ruth Mitchell

Cabaret
Musical, Drama, Revival
Oct 22, 1987 - Jun 04, 1988
Assistant Directed by Ruth Mitchell [, ]

Roza
Musical, Original
Oct 01, 1987 - Oct 11, 1987
Executive Producer: Ruth Mitchell

Grind
Musical, Original
Apr 16, 1985 - Jun 22, 1985
Executive Producer: Ruth Mitchell

End of the World
Play, Original
May 06, 1984 - Jun 02, 1984
Assistant to the Director: Ruth Mitchell

Play Memory
Play, Original
Apr 26, 1984 - Apr 29, 1984
Mr. Prince's assistant: Ruth Mitchell

A Doll's Life
Musical, Original
Sep 23, 1982 - Sep 26, 1982
Associate Produced by Ruth Mitchell

Merrily We Roll Along
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 16, 1981 - Nov 28, 1981
Associate Produced by Ruth Mitchell

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Jul 09, 1981 - Aug 23, 1981
Associate Directed by Ruth Mitchell

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Revival
Feb 14, 1980 - Nov 30, 1980
Executive Producer: Ruth Mitchell

Sweeney Todd
Musical, Thriller, Original
Mar 01, 1979 - Jun 29, 1980
Assistant to Mr. Prince: Ruth Mitchell

On the Twentieth Century
Musical, Comedy, Original
Feb 19, 1978 - Mar 18, 1979
Assistant to the Director: Ruth Mitchell

Side by Side by Sondheim
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 18, 1977 - Mar 19, 1978
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Dec 28, 1976 - May 21, 1977
Direction reproduced by Ruth Mitchell

Pacific Overtures
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original
Jan 11, 1976 - Jun 27, 1976
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

Love for Love
Play, Revival
Nov 11, 1974 - Nov 30, 1974
Assistant Directed by Ruth Mitchell

Candide
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Mar 10, 1974 - Jan 04, 1976
Assistant Directed by Ruth Mitchell
Produced in conjunction with Ruth Mitchell
Production Supervisor: Ruth Mitchell

The Visit
Play, Drama, Revival
Nov 25, 1973 - Feb 16, 1974
Assistant Directed by Ruth Mitchell

A Little Night Music
Musical, Romantic Comedy, Original
Feb 25, 1973 - Aug 03, 1974
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell
Production Supervisor: Ruth Mitchell

The Great God Brown
Play, Revival
Dec 10, 1972 - Jan 14, 1973
Assistant Directed by Ruth Mitchell

Follies
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 04, 1971 - Jul 01, 1972
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell
Production Supervisor: Ruth Mitchell

Company
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 26, 1970 - Jan 01, 1972
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell
Production Supervisor: Ruth Mitchell

Zorba
Musical, Original
Nov 16, 1968 - Aug 09, 1969
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

Cabaret
Musical, Drama, Original
Nov 20, 1966 - Sep 06, 1969
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

"It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman"
Musical, Comedy, Original
Mar 29, 1966 - Jul 17, 1966
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Maurice Chevalier at 77
Special, Original
Apr 01, 1965 - May 01, 1965
Production Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Baker Street
Musical, Original
Feb 16, 1965 - Nov 14, 1965
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Poor Bitos
Play, Original
Nov 14, 1964 - Nov 28, 1964
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original
Sep 22, 1964 - Jul 02, 1972
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

She Loves Me
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 23, 1963 - Jan 11, 1964
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Musical, Comedy, Farce, Original
May 08, 1962 - Aug 29, 1964
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Take Her, She's Mine
Play, Comedy, Original
Dec 21, 1961 - Dec 08, 1962
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

A Call on Kuprin
Play, Original
May 25, 1961 - Jun 03, 1961
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Tenderloin
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 17, 1960 - Apr 23, 1961
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Fiorello!
Musical, Original
Nov 23, 1959 - Oct 28, 1961
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Original
May 21, 1959 - Mar 25, 1961
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

West Side Story
Musical, Drama, Original
Sep 26, 1957 - Jun 27, 1959
Production Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Bells Are Ringing
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 29, 1956 - Mar 07, 1959
Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Pipe Dream
Musical, Original
Nov 30, 1955 - Jun 30, 1956
Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

The King and I
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Original
Mar 29, 1951 - Mar 20, 1954
Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Mister Roberts
Play, Original
Feb 18, 1948 - Jan 06, 1951
Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell
- Replacement

Happy Birthday
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 31, 1946 - Mar 13, 1948
Stage Manager: Ruth Mitchell

Annie Get Your Gun
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 16, 1946 - Feb 12, 1949
Performer: Ruth Mitchell
Ensemble - Cowgirl - Replacement

Assistant to the Director: Ruth Mitchell

Follow the Girls
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 08, 1944 - May 18, 1946
Performer: Ruth Mitchell
Dancing Girl - Replacement

The Time, the Place and the Girl
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 21, 1942 - Oct 31, 1942
Performer: Ruth Mitchell [Ensemble]

Awards and Nominations

1980 Tony Award® Reproduction (Play or Musical)

West Side Story [nominee]
Executive Producer: Ruth Mitchell

1977 Tony Award® Best Musical

Side by Side by Sondheim [nominee]
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

1977 Drama Desk Award Unique Theatrical Experience

Side by Side by Sondheim [nominee]
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

1976 Tony Award® Best Musical

Pacific Overtures [nominee]
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

1976 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Musical/Book

Pacific Overtures [nominee]
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

1974 Tony Award® Special Award

nomineeCandide [recipient]
Produced by Ruth Mitchell

1967 Tony Award® Best Musical

nomineeCabaret [winner]
Produced in association with Ruth Mitchell

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