robb nanus

Producer in New York

robb nanus

Producer in New York

Robb is an award-winning theater, live event and digital producer.

Most recently he has been working with the skin care brand Olay on their viral musical campaigns - featuring Tony Award-winner Ali Stroker, Broadway favorites Alysha Umphress and Kristolyn Lloyd and beloved SNL cast member Ana Gasteyer - which have been viewed over 13 million times on YouTube.

Other recent projects include the Boston premiere of Charlie Rosen’s 8-Bit Big Band at the Berklee Performing Center; the ACLU/NYCLU’s 17th annual Broadway Stands Up for Freedom concert featuring Tony award-winner Kelli O'Hara; and an unannounced project with cast members of the Emmy-winning TV series RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Robb is also the Executive Director of the Broadway Advocacy Coalition, an arts-based non profit focused on integrating arts and social justice. Through his work there he has partnered with organizations ranging from Columbia Law School to the Center for Popular Democracy and artists including Tony winner Jeanine Tesori and acclaimed playwright David Henry Hwang. Through a partnership with Waterwell, the organization recently launched THE FLORES EXHIBITS featuring testimonies from young people detained at the US/Mexico border read by artists, politicians, activists and immigrants including David Schwimmer, Talib Kweli, and more.

Other projects include the six time award-winning musical Newton's Cradle, the Obie Award-winning theatrical experience The Woodsman at New World Stages, the Drama Desk Award-winning musical The Lion and the sold out, New York premiere of Andrew Lippa's I Am Harvey Milk starring Kristin Chenoweth at Lincoln Center. He has produced other projects across the country including Town Hall in New York City, Walt Disney Music Hall in Los Angeles, the BB&T Center in Florida and more.

He has worked in various capacities with March for our Lives, Hillary for America, Foossa, The Social Edge, Ars Nova, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, the Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre in DC, Story Pirates and Turbovote. In his spare time, he volunteers with the Covenant House and is a trustee emeritus of the Awesome Foundation.