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James Lapine


James Lapine was born on January 10, 1949 in Mansfield, Ohio, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Into the Woods (2014), American Playhouse (1981) and The Moment When. He is married to Sarah Kernochan. They have one child. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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(2014)
(1986-1991)
Custody Writer
(2016)

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  Live From Lincoln Center (TV Series) (book - 1 episode, 2017) (book by - 1 episode, 2005)
- Falsettos (2017) ... (book)
- American Songbook - Passion (2005) ... (book by)
 2016/I Custody
 2014 Into the Woods (based on the musical by) / (screenplay by)
 2011 Into the Woods Junior (Video) (book by)
 2011 Into the Woods (book by)
 1996 Passion (TV Movie) (book)
 1986-1991 American Playhouse (TV Series) (book - 2 episodes)
- Into the Woods (1991) ... (book)
- Sunday in the Park with George (1986) ... (book)
 1987 Into the Woods (Video)
 1982 Table Settings (TV Movie)
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(August 14 to September 23, 2018) He wrote the book for the musical, "Passion," at the Signature Theatre in Arlington, Virginia with Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder and Sheffanie Leigh in the cast. Matthew Gardiner was director. Stephen Sondheim was composer and lyricist. Wesley Pickard; Jeanette Studley; Peter and Ann Tanous ... See more »

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Attended Franklin and Marshall College. See more »

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