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Alex Cohen

Director, Producer, General Manager, Manager
( b. Jul 24, 1920 - d. Apr 22, 2000 ) Male
Also known as: Alexander H. Cohen
Relations: Father of Gerry P. Cohen
Father of Christopher Cohen
Father of Barbara Cohen
Husband of Hildy Parks


Productions Date of Productions
Waiting in the Wings
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Dec 16, 1999 - May 28, 2000
The Herbal Bed
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 16, 1998 - Apr 26, 1998
Taking Sides
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Oct 17, 1996 - Dec 29, 1996
Sacrilege
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 02, 1995 - Nov 19, 1995
Comedy Tonight
[Special, Variety, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Directed by Alexander H. Cohen
Dec 18, 1994 - Dec 25, 1994
Accomplice
[Play, Comedy, Thriller, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 26, 1990 - Jun 10, 1990
Ah, Wilderness!
[Play, Comedy, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jun 23, 1988 - Jul 23, 1988
Long Day's Journey Into Night
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jun 14, 1988 - Jul 23, 1988
Accidental Death of an Anarchist
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 15, 1984 - Dec 01, 1984
Play Memory
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 26, 1984 - Apr 29, 1984
La Tragedie de Carmen
[Musical, Opera, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 17, 1983 - Apr 28, 1984
Edmund Kean
[Play, Solo, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Sep 27, 1983 - Oct 29, 1983
84 Charing Cross Road
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Dec 07, 1982 - Feb 27, 1983
A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine
[Musical, Comedy, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
May 01, 1980 - Sep 27, 1981
I Remember Mama
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
May 31, 1979 - Sep 02, 1979
Anna Christie
[Play, Drama, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 14, 1977 - Jul 30, 1977
Comedians
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 28, 1976 - Apr 03, 1977
We Interrupt This Program...
[Play, Mystery, Thriller, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 01, 1975 - Apr 05, 1975
Who's Who in Hell
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Dec 09, 1974 - Dec 14, 1974
Words & Music
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 16, 1974 - Aug 03, 1974
Ulysses in Nighttown
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Mar 10, 1974 - May 11, 1974
Good Evening
[Play, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 14, 1973 - Nov 30, 1974
6 Rms Riv Vu
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Oct 17, 1972 - May 19, 1973
Fun City
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jan 02, 1972 - Jan 08, 1972
Home
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 17, 1970 - Feb 20, 1971
Dear World
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Feb 06, 1969 - May 31, 1969
Marlene Dietrich
[Special, Concert, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
Oct 03, 1968 - Nov 30, 1968
Halfway Up the Tree
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 07, 1967 - Dec 31, 1967
Marlene Dietrich
[Special, Concert, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
Oct 09, 1967 - Nov 18, 1967
The Unknown Soldier and His Wife
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jul 06, 1967 - Nov 12, 1967
Little Murders
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 25, 1967 - Apr 29, 1967
Black Comedy / White Lies
Black Comedy
[Play, Farce, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
White Lies
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Feb 12, 1967 - Dec 02, 1967
The Homecoming
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jan 05, 1967 - Oct 14, 1967
At the Drop of Another Hat
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
Dec 27, 1966 - Apr 09, 1967
A Time for Singing
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
May 21, 1966 - Jun 25, 1966
Ivanov
[Play, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
May 03, 1966 - Jun 11, 1966
The Devils
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 16, 1965 - Jan 08, 1966
Ken Murray's Hollywood
[Special, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
May 10, 1965 - May 22, 1965
Maurice Chevalier at 77
[Special, Original]
  • Produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 01, 1965 - May 01, 1965
Baker Street
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Feb 16, 1965 - Nov 14, 1965
Beyond the Fringe '65
[Play, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Directed by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
Dec 15, 1964 - Jan 09, 1965
Comedy in Music Opus 2
[Special, Solo, Comedy, Concert, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
Nov 09, 1964 - Apr 24, 1965
Hamlet
[Play, Tragedy, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 09, 1964 - Aug 08, 1964
Rugantino
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Feb 06, 1964 - Feb 29, 1964
Man and Boy
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Nov 12, 1963 - Dec 28, 1963
Karmon Israeli Dancers
[Special, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
May 20, 1963 - Jun 08, 1963
Ages of Man
[Play, Solo, Drama, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 14, 1963 - Apr 21, 1963
Lorenzo
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Feb 14, 1963 - Feb 16, 1963
An Evening with Maurice Chevalier
[Special, Concert, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jan 28, 1963 - Feb 23, 1963
The School for Scandal
[Play, Comedy, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jan 24, 1963 - Mar 16, 1963
Beyond the Fringe
[Play, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Staged by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
Oct 27, 1962 - May 30, 1964
An Evening With Yves Montand
[Special, Solo, Original]
  • Produced in association with Alexander H. Cohen
Oct 24, 1961 - Dec 16, 1961
An Evening With Mike Nichols and Elaine May
[Special, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
  • Originally produced by Nine O'Clock Theatre
Oct 08, 1960 - Jul 01, 1961
At the Drop of a Hat
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Oct 08, 1959 - May 14, 1960
Love Me Little
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 14, 1958 - Apr 19, 1958
The First Gentleman
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 25, 1957 - May 18, 1957
The Magic and The Loss
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 09, 1954 - May 01, 1954
My 3 Angels
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • General Manager: Alexander H. Cohen
Mar 11, 1953 - Jan 02, 1954
Be Your Age
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jan 14, 1953 - Jan 17, 1953
Courtin' Time
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced in association with Alexander H. Cohen
Jun 13, 1951 - Jul 14, 1951
Make a Wish
[Musical, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Apr 18, 1951 - Jul 14, 1951
King Lear
[Play, Tragedy, Revival]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Dec 25, 1950 - Feb 03, 1951
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
[Musical, Comedy, Original]
  • Company Manager: Alex Cohen
Dec 08, 1949 - Sep 15, 1951
Jenny Kissed Me
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Dec 23, 1948 - Jan 08, 1949
The Duke in Darkness
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Jan 24, 1944 - Feb 12, 1944
Bright Lights of 1944
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Sep 16, 1943 - Sep 18, 1943
They Should Have Stood in Bed
[Play, Original]
  • Produced in association with Alexander H. Cohen
Feb 13, 1942 - Feb 21, 1942
Of V We Sing
[Musical, Revue, Original]
  • Produced in association with Alexander H. Cohen
Feb 11, 1942 - Apr 25, 1942
Angel Street
[Play, Thriller, Original]
  • Produced in association with Alexander H. Cohen
Dec 05, 1941 - Dec 30, 1944
Ghost for Sale
[Play, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Sep 29, 1941 - Oct 04, 1941
Special Events Date of Special Events
Parade of Stars Playing the Palace
[Special, Benefit, Original]
  • Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
May 02, 1983 - May 02, 1983
2000 Drama Desk Award Special Award
nominee Alexander H. Cohen (Lifetime Achievement (posthumously)) [recipient]
1999 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Solo Performance
  Alexander H. Cohen (for "Star Billing") [nominee]
1989 Tony Award® Best Revival
 Ah, Wilderness! [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1989 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Revival
 Long Day's Journey Into Night [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1984 Tony Award® Best Play
 Play Memory [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1984 Drama Desk Award Unique Theatrical Experience
winnerLa Tragedie de Carmen [winner]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1980 Tony Award® Best Musical
 A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1977 Drama Desk Award Outstanding New Play (Foreign)
 Comedians [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1974 Tony Award® Best Play
 Ulysses in Nighttown [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1973 Theatre World Special Award
nominee Alexander H. Cohen (for his contribution to cultivating theater audiences by extending Broadway, not only nationally, but internationally, with his exemplary television productions) [recipient]
1971 Tony Award® Best Play
 Home [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1967 Tony Award® Best Play
winnerThe Homecoming [winner]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
1967 Tony Award® Best Play
 Black Comedy / White Lies [nominee]
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
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