Lady Day
New York City
Written & Directed by
Stephen Stahl
Starring Dee Dee Bridgewater

VIDEOS

LADY DAY The Billie Holiday Musical | Opening Night

 

Lady Day the Billie Holiday Musical/ Montage

 

LADY DAY The Billie Holiday Musical | TV Commercial

 

Dee Dee Bridgewater Returns to Billie Holiday in Lady Day

 

Dee Dee Bridgewater Previews Lady Day for the Little Shubert

 

Lady Day the Billie Holiday Musical/ Meet the Cast and Creative Team

 

Lady Day Opening Night with The Source and Suzanna Bowling

 

Lady Day Video Slide Show

 

Lady Day the Musical / By Correspondent Magda

 

 

 

REVIEWS

LADY DAY performs at Soundcheck
Dee Dee sings on Good Day NY
Dee Dee Bridgewater on State of the ARTS
Out & About Interview with Dee Dee Bridgewater
Theater Scene Reviews Dee Dee Bridgewater as Billie Holiday
Dee Dee Brings Lady Day to Life
In Performance: Dee Dee Bridgewater
DIVA TALK: Lady Day Star, Tony Winner Dee Dee Bridgewater
Bridgewater returns to Broadway in Billie Holiday triumph
Interview: Dee Dee pays tribute to Billie Holiday
New York Times Reviews Lady Day
Entertainment Weekly Reviews Lady Day
Dee Dee Bridgewater discusses LADY DAY
Director Stephen Stahl discusses his life with LADY DAY
Dee Dee & Billie (Bridgewater & Holiday): Two Of A Kind
Bringing Billie Back to Life
Behind the Scenes: LADY DAY Rehearsal Photos
Video: Watch Dee Dee Bridgewater Sing the Blues
Exclusive LADY DAY Event Supports WBGO
Upbeat interviews Dee Dee Bridgewater on LADY DAY
LADY DAY: Dee Dee Bridgewater to play Billie Holiday

 


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Lady Day
Paris and London
Starring - Dee Dee Bridgewater.
Written and Directed by Stephen Stahl.
Musical Direction by Bill Jolly.
Produced by Ellen Mimran/ Torquary International and Martin Tickner for Avenue Productions Ltd.

Nominated for an Olivier Award.

"After five sold out months in Paris and breaking all box office records at The Donmar Warehouse, LADY DAY moves to the Piccadilly Theatre in London's West End for a scheduled one year run" - Variety

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Lady Day
San Francisco and Philadelphia
Starring - Ann Duquesany.
Written and Directed by Stephen Stahl
Musical Direction by Bill Jolly
Produced by Electric Factory Concerts/TLA Productions - Allen Spivak and Larry Magid.

Winner National Drama / Bay Critics Award.

"SUPERB...HEART-STOPPING...IMMENSEL­Y MOVING" 

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Lady Day
Announces New York City Premiere
Written & Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring Dee Dee Bridgewater

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Norma Doesmen

Written and Directed by Stephen Stahl
Produced by Lyons Productions

A Look at First Dress Rehearsal - Video

New York City

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New York Reviews

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GO Magazine - Event Listing
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The Village Voice - Review
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Best Gay New York - Review
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Nightlifegay.com - Preview
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Gay List Daily - Review
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New Hope Gazette - Review
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Bucks County Herald - Review
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Philadelphia

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Philadelphia Reviews

Main Line Media News - Review
October 26, 2010
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Philadelphia Gay News - Review
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The New Gay - Review
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Embraceable You (a documentary)

A new stirring documentary exploring the river town of New Hope, Pennsylvania. An area that from its settlement opened its doors to individualism, diversity and creative freedom.

Written and Directed by Stephen Stahl
Produced in association with Security Film

"A trailer by Stephen Stahl which is more important than the finished documentary." - David Adverson

 

NHC 1st Annual New Hope Celebrats Film Festival 2008
Chairman Stephen Stahl
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Intimate Chaos
Written by Cheril N. Clarke
Directed by Stephen Stahl

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Consequences (a feature film)
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Screenplay by Anthony Hipple
Starring: Chris Cannon, Nicholas Joseph Kattar, Paul Marion, Adam Ratcliffe and Michael Tranzilli
Featuring: Effie Hortis, Gina Maria Destra, Evy Lutzy and Nicole Nocntino.
Director of Photography/ Thomas Agnello
Editor/ Shooters
Line Producer/Keith Mowen
Executive Producer/ Pina Hipple
Producer/ Timothy McMurtry
Presented by YNOT PRODUCTIONS in association with FIN PICTURES 

WINNER/New York Intentional Independent Film and Video Festival for best Director of a Feature Film and best Thriller.

Official Selection of The Philadelphia Film Festival

".......some extracurricular fun that devolves into A MOST DANGEROUS GAME." - Philadelphia Inquirer, Carrie Ricky.

"If strong images of sex and violence offend you, please see this film. IT WILL VALIDATE ALL OF YOUR FEARS." - Philadelphia Film
Festival

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Trailer

Playroom (a feature film)
Written by Tony Hipple
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Winner - Official Selction, Philadelphia Film Festival
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Straight to Hell
Directed and Written for the Stage by Stephen Stahl
Based on the novel by Kathleen Hudson
Featuring Adam Ratcliffe, Paul Hufker, Jules Hartley, Carolyn Haydee Lopez, Annette, hillary, John Dalmon and Deena Aitken

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Philly’s Beat
Written & Directed by Stephen Stahl

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Queen of Hearts
Written & Directed by
Stephen Stahl

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Sister Mary Ignatius Explains it All For You & The Actor’s Nightmare
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Written by Christopher Durang.
Starring Mink Stole
with: Jesse M. Bernstein, Slobhan Berry, Joshu R. Gordon, Tom McDermott, Michelle Ricca and Scott Spicher.
Produced by Electric Factory Concerts/TLA Production. Allen Spivak and Larry Magid. First class touring arrangement through The Dramatists Play Service, Inc, NYC.
Set Design by Pieter Tupitza.
Sound Design by Wayne Trevisani
Lighting Design by John Danaher
Costume Design by Patricia Hibbert

"John Water's glorious star Mink Stole is brilliantly directed by Stephen Stahl and abetted by a fine cast of crazies!" Daily News. Dan Geringer

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The Crucible
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Written by Aurthur Miller
Produced by Mercer Collage for University and High School Education.

"Stahl involves the audience directly and the outcome is amazing....the crowd hangs on to each and every word Miller wrote, resulting in face paced direction by Stahl which leaves them screaming in participation and applauding wildly!" Princeton Packet

 

 

Philadelphia Music Foundation Awards
Directed, Written and Produced by Stephen Stahl in association with the Philadelphia Music Foundation. 
Four consecutive years under Stahl's artistic direction.

Musical Direction by Bill Jolly 

Starring: Billy Joel, Patti LaBella, Teddy Pendergrass, Grant Shaud, Clint Holmes,Hall &Oates, Ray Murray, Shirley Jones, Bunny Sigler, Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff, The Tramps, Tom Bell, James Ingram, The Stylistics, The Delfonics, The Heath Brothers, Rachel Ferrell, Buddy Greco, John Pizzarelli, Leon Bates, Peggy King, Bobby Rydell, Michael Greene, Robert Marcuuci, Kathy Sledge, Sid Mark, Joe Niagara, Ed Hurst, Hy Lit, Jocko Henderson, Jerry Blavat, David Brenner, Evander Holyfield, Holly Robinson, Joyce Heyser, Phyllis Hyman, The Spinners, Gerry Mulligan, Grover Washington, Arthur Tracy, Jim Vance, Wolfman Jack, The Soul Survivors, Kitty Kallen, Lee Andrews and the Hearts, Danny and the Juniors, Phil Spector, music by Linda Creed. 

Video Production for: A&E (syndication) CBS, NBC, ABC and KYW T.V. Group W (D.P.) David Martin " Show-Stopping! The biggest night of the year! " After Midnight. Wally Kennedy.

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PMA Music Foundation Awards Television News Coverage

 

PMA Music Foundation Awards

 

 

 

Porno Stars at Home
Directed by Stephen Stahl 
Written by L. Melfia
Starring Summer 
Produced by Toronto Productions

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Additional Shows

That Holman Woman
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring Mary Neal
NYC Premiere

" An evening of remarkable music...a feisty cast and virtuoso direction" - Tid Bits. Frank Broderick

 

Tallulah
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring Tommy Femia

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The Thorn
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring Divine

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Airborne from Deerborne
Directed by Stephen Stahl

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A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring Debralee Scott

 

Judy At The Stonewall Inn
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring David Drake and Tommy Femia

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Danny and the Deep Blue Sea
Directed by Stephen Stahl

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Sex, Cellulite and Large Farm Equipment
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Written and Performed by River Huston
with Bob Ebert
Videograph by Tim McMurty
Music by Bill Jolly
Sound by Wayne Trevisani 

"Stephen Stahl, has expanded the autobiographical material into a full-blown theatrical presentation... the shows happiness is real and infectious....a big dose of laughter" - Inquirer Theatre Critic - Douglas J. Keating 

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P.S. Bette Davis
Directed and Produced by Stephen Stahl
Written and Performed by Randy Allen
Set Design by Lee DeFanis
Lighting Design by Alice Copala

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Hosanna
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring Lynn Carter

 

Fatal Innocence
Directed by Stephen Stahl

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Jerker
Directed by Stephen Stahl

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Sophie, Totie and Belle
Directed by Stephen Stahl

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Masquerade
Directed by Stephen Stahl

New Hope Arty Awards
Directed and Written by Stephen Stahl
Produced by Honey Scharles
Starring Judy Gold

"A night to remember!" - The Courier Times - Steve Hedgpeth

Psycho Beach Party
Written by Charles Busch
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Produced by Bob Kephart
In association with Kephart & Corti Productions

Skirts
Written by Sharon Tosten & Joan Brosnan
Directed by Stephen Stahl

30,000 Pigs Roamed the City
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Musical Staging by Robin Reseen
Book by Bill Baumer & Ed Stevens
Music by Dean Myers

Souvenir
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Starring Gina V. Stevens

Asylum
Written by Cheril N. Clarke
Directed by Stephen Stahl

American Vaudeville
Written & Directed by Stephen Stahl
Choreography & Musical staging by Robin Reseen
Musical Direction by Claudia Perry

There Goes the Judge
Directed by Stephen Stahl for the New Orleans Fringe Festival. Also produced at the Arts Council of Princeton, New Jersey.
Written by Richard Jarboe

Lenny
Produced by The Peiro Dusa Acting Conservatory
Directed by Stephen Stahl

We Love Lucy
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Musical Direction by Bill Jolly
Produced in Association with Joseph Seneca

Grace Jones
Directed by Stephen Stahl
Produced by Trevor Horn

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