Bird College Graduate Warren Carlyle won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Choreography for his work on After Midnight.
Shortly after graduating, Warren was chosen to become associate choreographer for the West End Royal National Theatre production of Oklahoma! (1998), and later to assist choreographer, Susan Stroman, on the Broadway musical The Producers. Warren was both director and choreographer of the Broadway revival of Finian’s Rainbow in 2009, for which he received Drama Desk Award nominations for Outstanding Choreography and Outstanding Director of a Musical. Warren was also the choreographer and co-director of the musical Limelight: The Story of Charlie Chaplin, which ran at the La Jolla Playhouse, San Diego, California, in 2010.
In 2006 Warren received a nomination for the 2012 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Choreography for his work on Mame. Warrens other theatre credits include: Follies (Kennedy Centre), A Tale of Two Cities (Broadway) Girl Crazy, On the Town, Juno, Stairway to Paradise, Encores! (At City Centre, NY), You Again (NY Fringe), 101 Dalmatians Musical (US Tour), Lucky Guy (Goodspeed Opera House), Dancing in the Dark (Old Globe Theatre, San Diego), Mame (2006) (Kennedy Center), The Pirates of Penzance (Goodspeed Opera House and Paper Mill Playhouse) Connecticut Critics Award for Best Choreography, The Bakers Wife (Goodspeed Opera House), Pageant (Second City, CH), Me and My Girl (UK Tour), The Goodbye Girl (UK Tour), Scrooge (European Tour). Warren’s Film and Television credits include: Deception starring Hugh Jackman and Ewan McGregor (20th Century Fox), Hope and Faith 2005 Episode Charley’s Shirt (ABC), An Evening at the Boston Pops (PBS), Elton John’s Made in England video.