Gender
Male
Born
Sep 02, 1925
Detroit, Michigan, USA
Died
Jan 29, 2009
New York, New York, USA
Producer General Manager Manager Production Crew
Also Known As
Roy Somlyo
  • CREDITS
    Gypsy Passion (Nov 17, 1992 - Jan 02, 1993)
    • Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalDanceOriginal
    Checkmates (Aug 04, 1988 - Dec 31, 1988)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Sherlock's Last Case (Aug 20, 1987 - Dec 06, 1987)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    Uptown...It's Hot! (Jan 29, 1986 - Feb 16, 1986)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Kipling (Oct 10, 1984 - Oct 21, 1984)
    • Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    PlaySoloOriginal
    La Tragedie de Carmen (Nov 17, 1983 - Apr 28, 1984)
    • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalForeign Lang.OperaOriginal
    Edmund Kean (Sep 27, 1983 - Oct 29, 1983)
    • Coordinating Producer: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlaySoloOriginal
    84 Charing Cross Road (Dec 07, 1982 - Feb 27, 1983)
    • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (May 01, 1980 - Sep 27, 1981)
    • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalComedy RevueOriginal
    I Remember Mama (May 31, 1979 - Sep 02, 1979)
    • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalOriginal
    Anna Christie (Apr 14, 1977 - Jul 30, 1977)
    • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDramaRevival
    Comedians (Nov 28, 1976 - Apr 03, 1977)
    • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    We Interrupt This Program... (Apr 01, 1975 - Apr 05, 1975)
    • Associate Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayMystery ThrillerOriginal
    Who's Who in Hell (Dec 09, 1974 - Dec 14, 1974)
    • Associate Produced by Roy Somlyo
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Ulysses in Nighttown (Mar 10, 1974 - May 11, 1974)
    • Associate Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    Good Evening (Nov 14, 1973 - Nov 30, 1974)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayRevueOriginal
    6 Rms Riv Vu (Oct 17, 1972 - May 19, 1973)
    • Associate Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Fun City (Jan 02, 1972 - Jan 08, 1972)
    • Associate Produced by Roy Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Home (Nov 17, 1970 - Feb 20, 1971)
    • Production Associate: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDramaOriginal
    Dear World (Feb 06, 1969 - May 31, 1969)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    • Production Associate: Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalOriginal
    Marlene Dietrich (Oct 03, 1968 - Nov 30, 1968)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialConcertOriginal
    Halfway Up the Tree (Nov 07, 1967 - Dec 31, 1967)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Marlene Dietrich (Oct 09, 1967 - Nov 18, 1967)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialConcertOriginal
    The Unknown Soldier and His Wife (Jul 06, 1967 - Nov 12, 1967)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    Little Murders (Apr 25, 1967 - Apr 29, 1967)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    Black Comedy / White Lies (Feb 12, 1967 - Dec 02, 1967)
    • Black Comedy
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayFarce ComedyOriginal
    • White Lies
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    The Homecoming (Jan 05, 1967 - Oct 14, 1967)
    • General Manager for Alexander H. Cohen: Roy Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    At the Drop of Another Hat (Dec 27, 1966 - Apr 09, 1967)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    A Time for Singing (May 21, 1966 - Jun 25, 1966)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalOriginal
    Ivanov (May 03, 1966 - Jun 11, 1966)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayRevival
    The Devils (Nov 16, 1965 - Jan 08, 1966)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDramaOriginal
    Ken Murray's Hollywood (May 10, 1965 - May 22, 1965)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialOriginal
    Maurice Chevalier at 77 (Apr 01, 1965 - May 01, 1965)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialOriginal
    Baker Street (Feb 16, 1965 - Nov 14, 1965)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalOriginal
    Comedy in Music Opus 2 (Nov 09, 1964 - Apr 24, 1965)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialSolo Comedy ConcertOriginal
    Hamlet (Apr 09, 1964 - Aug 08, 1964)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayTragedyRevival
    Rugantino (Feb 06, 1964 - Feb 29, 1964)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalOriginal
    Man and Boy (Nov 12, 1963 - Dec 28, 1963)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    Karmon Israeli Dancers (May 20, 1963 - Jun 08, 1963)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialOriginal
    Ages of Man (Apr 14, 1963 - Apr 21, 1963)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlaySolo DramaRevival
    Lorenzo (Feb 14, 1963 - Feb 16, 1963)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    An Evening with Maurice Chevalier (Jan 28, 1963 - Feb 23, 1963)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialConcertOriginal
    The School for Scandal (Jan 24, 1963 - Mar 16, 1963)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyRevival
    Beyond the Fringe (Oct 27, 1962 - May 30, 1964)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayRevueOriginal
    An Evening With Yves Montand (Oct 24, 1961 - Dec 16, 1961)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialSoloOriginal
    An Evening With Mike Nichols and Elaine May (Oct 08, 1960 - Jul 01, 1961)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialComedyOriginal
    The Cool World (Feb 22, 1960 - Feb 23, 1960)
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    A Distant Bell (Jan 13, 1960 - Jan 16, 1960)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayOriginal
    An Evening With Yves Montand (Sep 22, 1959 - Oct 31, 1959)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    SpecialSoloOriginal
    Gypsy (May 21, 1959 - Mar 25, 1961)
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
      • Replacement
    MusicalDramaOriginal
    Triple Play (Apr 15, 1959 - May 16, 1959)
    • Bedtime Story
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDrama One ActOriginal
    • Portrait of a Madonna
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDrama One ActOriginal
    • Some Comments on the Harmful Effects of Tobacco
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDrama Monologue One ActOriginal
    • A Pound on Demand
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDrama One ActRevival
    Epitaph for George Dillon (Jan 12, 1959 - Feb 21, 1959)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDramaRevival
    Cue for Passion (Nov 25, 1958 - Dec 27, 1958)
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayDramaOriginal
    Patate (Oct 28, 1958 - Nov 01, 1958)
    • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    The Matchmaker (Dec 05, 1955 - Feb 02, 1957)
    • Assistant Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Fanny (Nov 04, 1954 - Dec 16, 1956)
    • Assistant Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
      • Replacement
    MusicalOriginal
    The Devil's Disciple (Feb 21, 1950 - May 27, 1950)
    • Production Assistant: Roy Somlyo
    PlayComedyRevival
    Caesar and Cleopatra (Dec 21, 1949 - Apr 29, 1950)
    • Production Assistant: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyRevival
    Goodbye, My Fancy (Nov 17, 1948 - Dec 24, 1949)
    • Production Assistant: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
    A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (Nov 20, 1981 - May 23, 1982)
    • Co-Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
    MusicalRevue ComedyOriginal
    Black Comedy / White Lies (Dec 04, 1967 - May 25, 1968)
    • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    PlayComedyOriginal
  • AWARDS

    Drama Desk Award

    Unique Theatrical Experience

    1984 | Winner  | La Tragedie de Carmen
    Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
     

    Outstanding New Play (Foreign)

    1977 | Nominee  | Comedians
    Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
Gypsy Passion (Nov 17, 1992 - Jan 02, 1993)
  • Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalDanceOriginal
Checkmates (Aug 04, 1988 - Dec 31, 1988)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
Sherlock's Last Case (Aug 20, 1987 - Dec 06, 1987)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
Uptown...It's Hot! (Jan 29, 1986 - Feb 16, 1986)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalRevueOriginal
Kipling (Oct 10, 1984 - Oct 21, 1984)
  • Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
PlaySoloOriginal
La Tragedie de Carmen (Nov 17, 1983 - Apr 28, 1984)
  • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalForeign Lang.OperaOriginal
Edmund Kean (Sep 27, 1983 - Oct 29, 1983)
  • Coordinating Producer: Roy A. Somlyo
PlaySoloOriginal
84 Charing Cross Road (Dec 07, 1982 - Feb 27, 1983)
  • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (May 01, 1980 - Sep 27, 1981)
  • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalComedy RevueOriginal
I Remember Mama (May 31, 1979 - Sep 02, 1979)
  • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalOriginal
Anna Christie (Apr 14, 1977 - Jul 30, 1977)
  • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDramaRevival
Comedians (Nov 28, 1976 - Apr 03, 1977)
  • Co - Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
We Interrupt This Program... (Apr 01, 1975 - Apr 05, 1975)
  • Associate Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
PlayMystery ThrillerOriginal
Who's Who in Hell (Dec 09, 1974 - Dec 14, 1974)
  • Associate Produced by Roy Somlyo
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
Ulysses in Nighttown (Mar 10, 1974 - May 11, 1974)
  • Associate Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
Good Evening (Nov 14, 1973 - Nov 30, 1974)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayRevueOriginal
6 Rms Riv Vu (Oct 17, 1972 - May 19, 1973)
  • Associate Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
Fun City (Jan 02, 1972 - Jan 08, 1972)
  • Associate Produced by Roy Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
Home (Nov 17, 1970 - Feb 20, 1971)
  • Production Associate: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDramaOriginal
Dear World (Feb 06, 1969 - May 31, 1969)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
  • Production Associate: Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalOriginal
Marlene Dietrich (Oct 03, 1968 - Nov 30, 1968)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialConcertOriginal
Halfway Up the Tree (Nov 07, 1967 - Dec 31, 1967)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
Marlene Dietrich (Oct 09, 1967 - Nov 18, 1967)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialConcertOriginal
The Unknown Soldier and His Wife (Jul 06, 1967 - Nov 12, 1967)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
Little Murders (Apr 25, 1967 - Apr 29, 1967)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
Black Comedy / White Lies (Feb 12, 1967 - Dec 02, 1967)
  • Black Comedy
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayFarce ComedyOriginal
  • White Lies
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
The Homecoming (Jan 05, 1967 - Oct 14, 1967)
  • General Manager for Alexander H. Cohen: Roy Somlyo
PlayOriginal
At the Drop of Another Hat (Dec 27, 1966 - Apr 09, 1967)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalRevueOriginal
A Time for Singing (May 21, 1966 - Jun 25, 1966)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalOriginal
Ivanov (May 03, 1966 - Jun 11, 1966)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayRevival
The Devils (Nov 16, 1965 - Jan 08, 1966)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDramaOriginal
Ken Murray's Hollywood (May 10, 1965 - May 22, 1965)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialOriginal
Maurice Chevalier at 77 (Apr 01, 1965 - May 01, 1965)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialOriginal
Baker Street (Feb 16, 1965 - Nov 14, 1965)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalOriginal
Comedy in Music Opus 2 (Nov 09, 1964 - Apr 24, 1965)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialSolo Comedy ConcertOriginal
Hamlet (Apr 09, 1964 - Aug 08, 1964)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayTragedyRevival
Rugantino (Feb 06, 1964 - Feb 29, 1964)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalOriginal
Man and Boy (Nov 12, 1963 - Dec 28, 1963)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
Karmon Israeli Dancers (May 20, 1963 - Jun 08, 1963)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialOriginal
Ages of Man (Apr 14, 1963 - Apr 21, 1963)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlaySolo DramaRevival
Lorenzo (Feb 14, 1963 - Feb 16, 1963)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
An Evening with Maurice Chevalier (Jan 28, 1963 - Feb 23, 1963)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialConcertOriginal
The School for Scandal (Jan 24, 1963 - Mar 16, 1963)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyRevival
Beyond the Fringe (Oct 27, 1962 - May 30, 1964)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayRevueOriginal
An Evening With Yves Montand (Oct 24, 1961 - Dec 16, 1961)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialSoloOriginal
An Evening With Mike Nichols and Elaine May (Oct 08, 1960 - Jul 01, 1961)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialComedyOriginal
The Cool World (Feb 22, 1960 - Feb 23, 1960)
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
A Distant Bell (Jan 13, 1960 - Jan 16, 1960)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayOriginal
An Evening With Yves Montand (Sep 22, 1959 - Oct 31, 1959)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
SpecialSoloOriginal
Gypsy (May 21, 1959 - Mar 25, 1961)
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    • Replacement
MusicalDramaOriginal
Triple Play (Apr 15, 1959 - May 16, 1959)
  • Bedtime Story
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDrama One ActOriginal
  • Portrait of a Madonna
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDrama One ActOriginal
  • Some Comments on the Harmful Effects of Tobacco
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDrama Monologue One ActOriginal
  • A Pound on Demand
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDrama One ActRevival
Epitaph for George Dillon (Jan 12, 1959 - Feb 21, 1959)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDramaRevival
Cue for Passion (Nov 25, 1958 - Dec 27, 1958)
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayDramaOriginal
Patate (Oct 28, 1958 - Nov 01, 1958)
  • Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
The Matchmaker (Dec 05, 1955 - Feb 02, 1957)
  • Assistant Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
Fanny (Nov 04, 1954 - Dec 16, 1956)
  • Assistant Company Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
    • Replacement
MusicalOriginal
The Devil's Disciple (Feb 21, 1950 - May 27, 1950)
  • Production Assistant: Roy Somlyo
PlayComedyRevival
Caesar and Cleopatra (Dec 21, 1949 - Apr 29, 1950)
  • Production Assistant: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyRevival
Goodbye, My Fancy (Nov 17, 1948 - Dec 24, 1949)
  • Production Assistant: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal
A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine (Nov 20, 1981 - May 23, 1982)
  • Co-Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
MusicalRevue ComedyOriginal
Black Comedy / White Lies (Dec 04, 1967 - May 25, 1968)
  • General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo
PlayComedyOriginal

Drama Desk Award

Unique Theatrical Experience

1984 | Winner  | La Tragedie de Carmen
Produced by Roy A. Somlyo
 

Outstanding New Play (Foreign)

1977 | Nominee  | Comedians
Produced by Roy A. Somlyo

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