Bob Fosse

Director, Performer, Choreographer, Writer, Conception
( b. Jun 23, 1927 Chicago, Illinois, USA - d. Sep 23, 1987 Washington, District of Columbia, USA ) Male
Also known as:     Robert Louis Fosse [Birthname]
Relations:Father of Nicole Fosse
Husband of Mary Ann Niles (1949 - 1951) divorced
Husband of Joan McCracken (1951 - 1959) divorced
Husband of Gwen Verdon (1960 - September 23, 1987) his death
Partner of Ann Reinking

Broadway Production Credits

Fosse
Musical, Revue, Dance, Original
Jan 14, 1999 - Aug 25, 2001
Original Choreography by Bob Fosse

Chicago
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 14, 1996 - Present
Book by Bob Fosse
Original choreography for "Hot Honey Rag" by Bob Fosse
Original production directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse

Sweet Charity
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Apr 27, 1986 - Mar 15, 1987
Directed by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse
Original production conceived, staged and choreographed by Bob Fosse

Big Deal
Musical, Dance, Original
Apr 10, 1986 - Jun 08, 1986
Directed by Bob Fosse
Book by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

The American Dance Machine
Special, Dance, Original
Jun 14, 1978 - Dec 03, 1978
Featuring choreography from "Little Me" by Bob Fosse

Dancin'
Musical, Revue, Original
Mar 27, 1978 - Jun 27, 1982
Directed by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

Chicago
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 03, 1975 - Aug 27, 1977
Directed by Bob Fosse
Book by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

Liza
Special, Original
Jan 06, 1974 - Jan 26, 1974
Directed by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

The Pajama Game
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Dec 09, 1973 - Feb 03, 1974
Originally choreographed by Bob Fosse

Pippin
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 23, 1972 - Jun 12, 1977
Directed by Bob Fosse
(Uncredited) Book by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

Sweet Charity
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jan 29, 1966 - Jul 15, 1967
Directed by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse
Conceived by Bob Fosse

Pal Joey
Musical, Comedy, Revival
May 29, 1963 - Jun 09, 1963
Performer: Bob Fosse [Joey Evans]

Little Me
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 17, 1962 - Jun 29, 1963
Directed by Bob Fosse
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 14, 1961 - Mar 06, 1965
Musical Staging by Bob Fosse

The Conquering Hero
Musical, Original
Jan 16, 1961 - Jan 21, 1961
Unbilled choreography by Bob Fosse

Redhead
Musical, Comedy, Original
Feb 05, 1959 - Mar 19, 1960
Entire Production Directed by Bob Fosse
Entire Production Choreographed by Bob Fosse

New Girl in Town
Musical, Original
May 14, 1957 - May 24, 1958
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

Bells Are Ringing
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 29, 1956 - Mar 07, 1959
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

Damn Yankees
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 05, 1955 - Oct 12, 1957
Dances and Musical Numbers Staged by Bob Fosse

The Pajama Game
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 13, 1954 - Nov 24, 1956
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

Pal Joey
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Jan 03, 1952 - Apr 18, 1953
Understudy: Bob Fosse [Joey Evans]

Dance Me a Song
Musical, Revue, Original
Jan 20, 1950 - Feb 18, 1950
Performer: Bob Fosse ["It's The Weather" Singer, "It's The Weather" Dancer, Dufo, Harpo Marx, Adam, Boy in "Dance Me A Song", "Finale" Performer]

Awards and Nominations

1986 Tony Award® Best Book of a Musical

Big Deal [nominee]
Book by Bob Fosse

1986 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeBig Deal [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1986 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

Big Deal [nominee]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1986 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeBig Deal [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1986 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Musical

Big Deal [nominee]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1986 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Musical

Sweet Charity [nominee]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1978 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeDancin' [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1978 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

Dancin' [nominee]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1978 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeDancin' [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1976 Tony Award® Best Book of a Musical

Chicago [nominee]
Book by Bob Fosse

1976 Tony Award® Best Choreography

Chicago [nominee]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1976 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

Chicago [nominee]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1973 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineePippin [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1973 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

nomineePippin [winner]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1973 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineePippin [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1973 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director

nomineePippin [winner]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1966 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeSweet Charity [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1966 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

Sweet Charity [nominee]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1964 Tony Award® Best Actor in a Musical

Pal Joey [nominee]
Performer: Bob Fosse

1963 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeLittle Me [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1963 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

Little Me [nominee]
Directed by Bob Fosse

1959 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeRedhead [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1958 Tony Award® Best Choreography

New Girl in Town [nominee]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1956 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeDamn Yankees [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

1955 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeThe Pajama Game [winner]
Choreographed by Bob Fosse

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