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Alex Prakken

 
Bio:
Muny credits: 1776 (Courier), Les Misérables (Marius), as well as countless shows as a Muny Kid and Teen. Nation tour credits: Newsies (Oscar Delancey, Jack/Davey u/s). Regional: Newsies (Jack, La Mirada and Paramount), Jesus Christ Superstar (Jesus, CRT), Grease (Roger, PCLO), South Pacific ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Muny credits: 1776 (Courier), Les Misérables (Marius), as well as countless shows as a Muny Kid and Teen. Nation tour credits: Newsies (Oscar Delancey, Jack/Davey u/s). Regional: Newsies (Jack, La Mirada and Paramount), Jesus Christ Superstar (Jesus, CRT), Grease (Roger, PCLO), South Pacific ... (read complete bio)
 

Photos

Bobby Conte, Alex Prakken Photo

Bobby Conte, Alex Prakken

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Date:
08/17/2022
Newsboy Jack Kelly (Alex Prakken) finds refuge on a New York rooftop in Paramount The Photo

Newsboy Jack Kelly (Alex Prakken) finds refuge on a New York rooftop in Paramount Theatre’s new production of Disney’s Newsies. Performances are September 4-October 20, 2019 at Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd. in Aurora, Illinois. Tickets: paramountaurora.com or (630) 896-6666. Photo by Liz Lauren

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Date:
10/02/2019
Alex Prakken (front and center) is charismatic newsboy Jack Kelly who convinces his f Photo

Alex Prakken (front and center) is charismatic newsboy Jack Kelly who convinces his fellow newsboys to go on strike in Paramount Theatre’s fleet-footed new production of Disney’s Newsies. Performances are September 4-October 20, 2019 at Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd. in Aurora, Illinois. Tickets: paramountaurora.com or (630) 896-6666. Photo by Liz Lauren

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Date:
10/02/2019
Harry Bouvy, Alex Prakken, Benjamin Love Photo

Harry Bouvy, Alex Prakken, Benjamin Love

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Date:
06/28/2019
 

Alex Prakken Biography

Muny credits: 1776 (Courier), Les Misérables (Marius), as well as countless shows as a Muny Kid and Teen. Nation tour credits: Newsies (Oscar Delancey, Jack/Davey u/s). Regional: Newsies (Jack, La Mirada and Paramount), Jesus Christ Superstar (Jesus, CRT), Grease (Roger, PCLO), South Pacific (Cable, Olney Theatre Center). Favorite New York Concerts: Gutenberg! The Musical! (Bud, Green Room 42); 1776 (The Courier, 54 Below). Training: University of Michigan, London Academy of Dramatic Arts.




Alex Prakken News

Photos: Bobby Conte Brings ALONG THE WAY To Birdland Photo Photos: Bobby Conte Brings ALONG THE WAY To Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022

Birdland presented Bobby Conte in “Along the Way,” a solo concert celebrating his debut studio album. The concert featured an eclectic array of songs, all re-imagined and orchestrated by conductor/musician and producer, James Sampliner. Check out photos here!

THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Opens at The REV Theatre Company Photo THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Opens at The REV Theatre Company
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

The REV Theatre Company opens the second production of its 2022 season - The Hunchback of Notre Dame. The show runs July 13-August 2nd at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Auburn, NY.

The REV Theatre Company Announces Cast and Creatives For THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Photo The REV Theatre Company Announces Cast and Creatives For THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

The REV Theatre Company announces the cast and creative team for its second production of the 2022 Season - The Hunchback of Notre Dame.

A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Be Photo A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Ali Ewoldt, Tavi Gevinson & More to Star in 54/54/54 Photo Ali Ewoldt, Tavi Gevinson & More to Star in 54/54/54
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2022

After three long years, it’s back. Come witness the longest setlist in Feinstein’s/54 Below history as 54 singers perform 54-second versions of their favorite songs, ranging from musical theatre, to pop, to originals, and everything in between. 

Shereen Pimentel, Gerard Canonico & More to Star in SEASONS at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Shereen Pimentel, Gerard Canonico & More to Star in SEASONS at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Seasons: A New Musical Song Cycle in concert on January 30, 2022, at 9:45pm. This concert will also be live streamed by Broadway World Events for a discounted price.

JAGGED LITTLE PILL Reunion, Jeanna De Waal, and More Streaming This Month from Feinst Photo JAGGED LITTLE PILL Reunion, Jeanna De Waal, and More Streaming This Month from Feinstein's/54Below
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 7, 2022

This month, Feinstein's/54 Below presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond – all streaming direct to homes worldwide.

Shereen Pimentel, Gerard Canonico & More to Star in SEASONS at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Shereen Pimentel, Gerard Canonico & More to Star in SEASONS at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Seasons: A New Musical Song Cycle in concert on January 30, 2022, at 9:45pm.

Jenn Colella, Liz and Ann Hampton Callaway & More This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Jenn Colella, Liz and Ann Hampton Callaway & More This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 4, 2022

This month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards; The Gateway's NEWSIES L Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards; The Gateway's NEWSIES Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Long Island Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Alex Prakken Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look at 1776 at The Muny! VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look at 1776 at The Muny!
by Alan Henry - Jun 28, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of 1776, the third show of its second century - not on stage through July 3. Check out the video!

VIDEO: Connecticut Rep Presents JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR VideoVIDEO: Connecticut Rep Presents JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2018

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) announces the casting for the final production of the 2018 Nutmeg Summer Series: 'Jesus Christ Superstar', the iconic rock opera based on the last week of Jesus' life that has blown away audiences for over 40 years. CRT Nutmeg Summer Series Artistic Director Terrence Manndirects. 'Jesus Christ Superstar' stars Alex Prakken (Jesus), Ryan Vona (Judas) and Jonathan Cobrda (Pontius Pilate). Tickets are on sale at crt.uconn.edu or 860-486-2113.

STAGE TUBE: Music Director Kevin Stites Talks LES MIS at The Muny!
by Stage Tube - Jul 25, 2013

The Muny's Music Director Kevin Stites sat down for an artists talk about putting together the theatre's highly anticipated production of LES MISERABLES, which opened on July 15 and ran through the 21st. Click below to hear what he had to say!

STAGE TUBE: Muny LES MIZ Spoofs Colm Wilkinson 'Goat' Spoof
by Robert Diamond - Jul 21, 2013

In honor of the Muny's sold out run of LES MISERABLES, which plays its final performance tonight in St. Louis, Enjolras (Bobby Conte Thorton) and always-game Valjean (Hugh Panaro) recorded their own version of the viral video mashup of Colm Wilkinson, and a goat. Yes a goat. Check both out below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch More Highlights from LES MISERABLES at the MUNY!
by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2013

The audience erupted in applause Monday night at the end of the opening of the Muny's production of LES MISERABLES, resulting in the venue's first, complete standing ovation before the curtain call in recent memory. BroadwayWorld brings you even more highlights from the show below!

STAGE TUBE: LES MISERABLES Starts a Revolution at the MUNY- Watch Highlights of Norm Lewis, Hugh Panaro & More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2013

The audience erupted in applause last night at the end of the opening of the Muny's production of LES MISERABLES, resulting in the venue's first, complete standing ovation before the curtain call in recent memory. We've got the first photos from the production below and if you haven't gotten your tickets yet, do so, as we're told it's selling briskly! BroadwayWorld brings you highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: 'One Day More' Sneak Peek at Norm Lewis & More in LES MIZ at the Muny
by Robert Diamond - Jul 15, 2013

In the video below, get a sneak peek at LES MISERABLES rehearsal with the cast singing 'One Day More.'

STAGE TUBE: Director Richard Jay-Alexander Talks LES MIZ at the Muny x2!
by Robert Diamond - Jul 13, 2013

Director Richard Jay-Alexander appeared on St. Louis television this morning on not one, but TWO networks to to talk about his highly anticipated production of LES MISERABLES at the Muny which opens on Monday night. Check out both videos below!