David Stone (producer)

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David Stone
Born (1966-08-14) August 14, 1966 (age 53)
OccupationTheatre producer
Years active1993–present
Known forWicked

David Stone (born August 14, 1966) is an American theatre producer.


Stone, a Marlboro Township, New Jersey native, studied at the University of Pennsylvania.[1][2][3]

He had his first contact with the theatre business through an internship at Jujamcyn Theaters.[2] Later he worked with Broadway producers Fran and Barry Weisler, before he had his first own production with the 1993 off-Broadway hit Family Secrets.[2]

Since 2003, he has produced the musical Wicked together with Marc E. Platt.[4] As of 2012 the show had grossed 250 million USD.[2]

Stone is a member of the Board of Governors of The Broadway League and also the Board of Trustees of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids.[1] He lectured at the Juilliard School, New York University, Yale University, Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania.[1]


  • 1993: Family Secrets (Off-Broadway)
  • 1994: What's Wrong With This Picture? (Broadway)
  • 1996: Full Gallop (Off-Broadway)
  • 1996: The Santaland Diaries (Off-Broadway)
  • 1997–1998: The Diary of Anne Frank (Broadway)
  • 1999: James Naughton: Street of Dreams (Off-Broadway)
  • 1999: The Vagina Monologues (Off-Broadway)
  • 1999: Fully Committed (Off-Broadway)
  • 2000: Taller Than a Dwarf (Broadway)
  • 2000: Lifegame (Off-Broadway)
  • 2000-2001: The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe (Broadway)
  • 2002-2003: The Graduate (Broadway)
  • 2002-2003: Man of La Mancha (Broadway)
  • Seit 2003: Wicked (Broadway)
  • 2005-2008: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Broadway)
  • 2006: Three Days of Rain (Broadway)
  • 2009-2011: Next to Normal (Broadway)
  • 2014: If/Then (Broadway)
  • 2018: The Boys in the Band (Broadway)



  1. ^ a b c David Stone Archived 2013-05-12 at the Wayback Machine, americantheatrewing.org. Accessed February 24, 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d Where is David Stone now?, crainsnewyork.com. Accessed February 24, 2014.
  3. ^ Grossman, Gary. "A 'Wicked' journey through the land of Oz", South Jersey Life, July 22, 2007. Accessed September 10, 2015. "Stone -- a native of Marlboro in central New Jersey -- learned theater at one of the most unlikely of theater schools -- the University of Pennsylvania."
  4. ^ Producer David Stone Looks Back on the Extraordinary Journey of Next to Normal, broadway.com, retrieved 24 February 2014
  5. ^ a b c d e Tony Awards Search Archived 2016-08-31 at the Wayback Machine bei tonyawards.com; retrieved, 24 February 2014

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