Abe Jacob Biography (1944-)

Born October 7, 1944, in Tucson, AZ; son of Abe T. (a restaurateur) and Victoria (Shaar) Jacob. Addresses: OFFICE--130 E. 63rd Street, New York, NY10021. AGENT--Noel Silverman, 136 E. 57th Street, New York, NY 10022.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
October 7, 1944
Tucson, Arizona, United States

Famous Works

  • Credits; FIRST STAGE WORK
  • Sound designer, Hair, Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, CA, 1969.
  • Credits; FIRST BROADWAY WORK
  • Sound designer, Hair, Biltmore Theatre, 1970.
  • Credits; FIRST LONDON WORK
  • Sound designer, A Chorus Line, Drury Lane Theatre, 1974.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK; ALL AS SOUND DESIGNER IN NEW YORK CITY,UNLESSINDICATED
  • Seesaw, Uris Theatre, 1970.
  • Jesus Christ Superstar, Mark Hellinger Theatre, 1971.
  • Rainbow, Orpheum Theatre, 1972.
  • Pippin, Imperial Theatre, 1972.
  • Lysistrata, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, 1972.
  • National Lampoon's Lemmings, Village Gate Theatre, 1973.
  • Rachel Lily Rosenbloom and Don't You Forget It, Broadhurst Theatre, 1973.
  • Cyrano, Palace Theatre, 1973.
  • Mack and Mabel, Majestic Theatre, 1974.
  • More Than You Deserve, Public Theatre, 1974.
  • Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band on the Road, Beacon Theatre, 1974.
  • Finn Mackool the Grand Distraction, Theatre de Lys, 1975.
  • A Gala Tribute to Joshua Logan, Imperial Theatre, 1975.
  • Doctor Jazz, Winter Garden Theatre, 1975.
  • The National Lampoon Show, New Palladium Theatre, 1975.
  • Chicago, 46th Street Theatre, 1975.
  • The Rocky Horror Show, Belasco Theatre, 1975.
  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Brooklyn Academy of Music,Brooklyn, NY, 1976.
  • George Abbott ... A Celebration, Shubert Theatre, 1976.
  • Monty Python Live, City Center Theatre, 1976.
  • A Chorus Line, Public Theatre, 1975, then Shubert Theatre, 1976.
  • Rockabye Hamlet, Minskoff Theatre, 1976.
  • Beatlemania, Winter Garden Theatre, 1977.
  • Hair, Biltmore Theatre, 1977.
  • The Act, Majestic Theatre, 1977.
  • A Broadway Musical, Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 1978.
  • Timbuktu, Mark Hellinger Theatre, 1978.
  • Dancin', Broadhurst Theatre, 1978.
  • The Madwoman of Central Park West, 22 Steps Theatre, 1979.
  • Evita, Broadway Theatre, 1979.
  • Zoot Suit, Winter Garden Theatre, 1979.
  • Your Arms Too Short to Box with God, Ambassador Theatre, 1980.
  • Broadway Follies, Nederlander Theatre, 1981.
  • Woman of the Year, Palace Theatre, 1981.
  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Alvin Theatre, 1982.
  • Little Johnny Jones, Alvin Theatre, 1982.
  • Merlin, Mark Hellinger Theatre, 1983.
  • Leader of the Pack, Ambassador Theatre, 1985.
  • Big Deal, Broadway Theatre, 1986.
  • Aladdin, Empire State Theatre, Albany, NY, 1987.
  • associate sound designer, Les Miserables, Broadway Theatre, 1987.
  • Mark Twain, Musical Drama at the Domes, NY, 1987.
  • Also sound designer with the McCarter Theatre, Princeton, NJ, 1972; for Cats, London production; and for Rag Dolly, The Chosen, Tommy, and Manhattan Follies.
  • Credits; MAJOR TOURS; SOUND DESIGNER
  • Hair, U.S. cities, 1968 and 1972.
  • Chicago, U.S. cities, 1977.
  • Timbuktu, U.S. cities, 1978.
  • A Chorus Line, U.S. cities, 1975, then international cities, 1976.
  • The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, U.S. cities, 1979.
  • Dancin', U.S. cities, 1979, then European cities, 1980.
  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, U.S. cities, 1981.
  • Evita, U.S. cities, 1980.
  • Woman of the Year, U.S. cities.
  • Sound recorder, Hendrix in the West, Columbia.

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