John Kander

Composer, Writer, Lyricist, Arranger, Musical Director, Musical Staff, Other
( b. Mar 18, 1927 Kansas City, Missouri, USA ) Male

Broadway Production Credits

Prince of Broadway
Musical, Revue, Original
Aug 24, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017
Featuring songs by John Kander

The Visit
Musical, Drama, Original
Apr 23, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
Music by John Kander

Cabaret
Musical, Drama, Revival
Apr 24, 2014 - Mar 29, 2015
Music by John Kander

The Scottsboro Boys
Musical, Drama, Original
Oct 31, 2010 - Dec 12, 2010
Music by John Kander
Lyrics by John Kander

Come Fly Away
Musical, Dance, Original
Mar 25, 2010 - Sep 05, 2010
Featuring songs by John Kander

Liza's at the Palace....
Special, Concert, Solo, Original
Dec 03, 2008 - Jan 04, 2009
Special Thanks: John Kander

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Mar 27, 2008 - Jan 11, 2009
Dance arrangements by John Kander

Curtains
Musical, Comedy, Original
Mar 22, 2007 - Jun 29, 2008
Music by John Kander
Additional lyrics by John Kander

Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life
Musical, Original
Dec 11, 2005 - Feb 19, 2006
Featuring songs by John Kander

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
May 01, 2003 - May 30, 2004
Dance arrangements by John Kander

Fosse
Musical, Revue, Dance, Original
Jan 14, 1999 - Aug 25, 2001
Featuring songs by John Kander

Cabaret
Musical, Drama, Revival
Mar 19, 1998 - Jan 04, 2004
Music by John Kander

Steel Pier
Musical, Original
Apr 24, 1997 - Jun 28, 1997
Music by John Kander

Chicago
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 14, 1996 - Present
Music by John Kander

Kiss of the Spider Woman
Musical, Drama, Original
May 03, 1993 - Jul 01, 1995
Music by John Kander

Three Men on a Horse
Play, Comedy, Revival
Apr 13, 1993 - May 16, 1993
Musical Director: John Kander

The Crucible
Play, Drama, Revival
Dec 10, 1991 - Jan 05, 1992
Musical Director: John Kander

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Nov 16, 1989 - Jul 28, 1991
Dance arrangements by John Kander

Cabaret
Musical, Drama, Revival
Oct 22, 1987 - Jun 04, 1988
Music by John Kander

Hay Fever
Play, Comedy, Revival
Dec 12, 1985 - Mar 29, 1986
"No, My Heart" by John Kander

The Rink
Musical, Original
Feb 09, 1984 - Aug 04, 1984
Music by John Kander

Zorba
Musical, Revival
Oct 16, 1983 - Sep 02, 1984
Music by John Kander

Woman of the Year
Musical, Comedy, Original
Mar 29, 1981 - Mar 13, 1983
Music by John Kander

The Madwoman of Central Park West
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 13, 1979 - Aug 25, 1979
Featuring songs with music by John Kander

The American Dance Machine
Special, Dance, Original
Jun 14, 1978 - Dec 03, 1978
Featuring songs by John Kander

The Act
Musical, Original
Oct 29, 1977 - Jul 01, 1978
Music by John Kander

Chicago
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 03, 1975 - Aug 27, 1977
Music by John Kander

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Revival
Sep 23, 1974 - Jan 04, 1975
Dance arrangements by John Kander

Liza
Special, Original
Jan 06, 1974 - Jan 26, 1974
Music by John Kander

70, Girls, 70
Musical, Original
Apr 15, 1971 - May 15, 1971
Music by John Kander

Zorba
Musical, Original
Nov 16, 1968 - Aug 09, 1969
Music by John Kander

The Happy Time
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jan 18, 1968 - Sep 28, 1968
Music by John Kander

Cabaret
Musical, Drama, Original
Nov 20, 1966 - Sep 06, 1969
Music by John Kander

Flora, The Red Menace
Musical, Original
May 11, 1965 - Jul 24, 1965
Music by John Kander

Never Too Late
Play, Comedy, Original
Nov 27, 1962 - Apr 24, 1965
Incidental music by John Kander

A Family Affair
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jan 27, 1962 - Mar 25, 1962
Music by John Kander
Book by John Kander
Lyrics by John Kander

Irma La Douce
Musical, Comedy, Original
Sep 29, 1960 - Dec 31, 1961
Dance music by John Kander

Gypsy
Musical, Drama, Original
May 21, 1959 - Mar 25, 1961
Dance arrangements by John Kander
Rehearsal Pianist: John Kander

Benefits and Special Events

The Visit
Nov 30, 2011 - Nov 30, 2011
Special, Benefit,Concert, Revival
Music by John Kander

Awards and Nominations

2015 Tony Award® Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

The Visit [nominee]
Music by John Kander

2015 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

The Visit [nominee]
Music by John Kander

2011 Tony Award® Best Original Score Written for the Theatre

The Scottsboro Boys [nominee]
Lyrics by John Kander; Music by John Kander

2010 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

nomineeJohn Kander  (for "The Scottsboro Boys")  [winner]

2010 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

John Kander  (for "The Scottsboro Boys")  [nominee]

2007 Tony Award® Best Original Score

Curtains [nominee]
Additional lyrics by John Kander; Music by John Kander

2007 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lyrics

Curtains [nominee]
Additional lyrics by John Kander

2007 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Curtains [nominee]
Music by John Kander

2007 Drama Desk Award Special Award

nomineeJohn Kander  (for 42 years of excellence in advancing the art of the musical theatre)  [recipient]

1997 Tony Award® Best Original Musical Score

Steel Pier [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1997 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

Steel Pier [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1993 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeKiss of the Spider Woman [winner]
Music by John Kander

1993 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Music

nomineeKiss of the Spider Woman [winner]
Music by John Kander

1984 Tony Award® Best Original Score

The Rink [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1981 Tony Award® Best Original Score

nomineeWoman of the Year [winner]
Music by John Kander

1978 Tony Award® Best Original Score

The Act [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1976 Tony Award® Best Original Score

Chicago [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1969 Tony Award® Best Musical

Zorba [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1968 Tony Award® Best Composer and Lyricist

The Happy Time [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1968 Tony Award® Best Musical

The Happy Time [nominee]
Music by John Kander

1967 Tony Award® Best Composer and Lyricist

nomineeCabaret [winner]
Music by John Kander

1967 Tony Award® Best Musical

nomineeCabaret [winner]
Music by John Kander

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