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Alex Purcell

 
Birth Place:
Redwood City, California
Bio:
A Northern California native turned Manhattan based actor, Alex earned his BFA in Film & TV Production from NYU before following a growing desire to act to the Stella Adler Studio. He's been happily acting since. Broadway/New York highlights: The Kite Runner (BDWY), Public Enemy and Stupid Fu**ing ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Redwood City, California

Bio:
A Northern California native turned Manhattan based actor, Alex earned his BFA in Film & TV Production from NYU before following a growing desire to act to the Stella Adler Studio. He's been happily acting since. Broadway/New York highlights: The Kite Runner (BDWY), Public Enemy and Stupid Fu**ing ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Amir (Understudy)

Alex Purcell Biography

A Northern California native turned Manhattan based actor, Alex earned his BFA in Film & TV Production from NYU before following a growing desire to act to the Stella Adler Studio. He's been happily acting since. Broadway/New York highlights: The Kite Runner (BDWY), Public Enemy and Stupid Fu**ing Bird (Pearl Theatre); Romeo & Juliet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Smith Street Stage); Hot L Baltimore (Harold Clurman Lab Theatre). Regional highlights: Twelfth Night (Denver Center for the Performing Arts); Disgraced (Hangar Theatre / Portland Stage Company); Peter & The Starcatcher, A Christmas Carol (Cincinnati Playhouse). TV credits: The Endgame, FBI: Most Wanted, and Bull. AlexGPurcell.com




Alex Purcell News

THE KITE RUNNER Plays Final Broadway Performance Photo THE KITE RUNNER Plays Final Broadway Performance
by Team BWW - Oct 30, 2022

On October 30, 2022, Broadway says goodbye to The Kite Runner, which plays its final performance at the Hayes Theater. The Kite Runner ran for 17 previews and 101 regular performances. 

THE KITE RUNNER Will Launch North American Tour in 2024 Photo THE KITE RUNNER Will Launch North American Tour in 2024
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2022

Dramatic Publishing has licensed the Broadway production of The Kite Runner, and a North American tour is being planned for 2024. Tour cities, dates and casting will be announced. The Kite Runner will have played 17 previews and 117 regular performances on Broadway.

VIDEO: THE KITE RUNNER's Azita Ghanizada Gives Curtain Call Speech on the Anniversary Photo VIDEO: THE KITE RUNNER's Azita Ghanizada Gives Curtain Call Speech on the Anniversary of the Taliban Takeover of Kabul
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 16, 2022

On the year anniversary of the Taliban takeover of Kabul, The Kite Runner's Azita Ghanizada made a speech at curtain call, recognizing the anniversary, and the human rights violations of the past year. Watch the speech here.

THE KITE RUNNER Will Require Masks For Friday Evening Performances Beginning Next Wee Photo THE KITE RUNNER Will Require Masks For Friday Evening Performances Beginning Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Beginning next Friday, August 19th,  Broadway’s The Kite Runner will require audiences to wear masks at Friday evening performances at the Hayes Theater. This will be effective through the limited engagement ending on October 30. 

Photos: On The Red Carpet For Opening Night of THE KITE RUNNER on Broadway! Photo Photos: On The Red Carpet For Opening Night of THE KITE RUNNER on Broadway!
by Bruce Glikas - Jul 22, 2022

The Kite Runner is officially open on Broadway! Based on Khaled Hosseini's internationally best-selling novel and adapted by Matthew Spangler, the production comes to New York from two successful seasons in London's West End and will run through October 30 at The Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street). BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and you can check out photos from the rred carpet below!

Photos: THE KITE RUNNER Company Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photos: THE KITE RUNNER Company Celebrates Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Jul 22, 2022

BroadwayWorld was on hand for opening night of The Kite Runner on Broadway and you can check out photos from the post-show festivities here!

Photos: THE KITE RUNNER Takes Opening Night Bows Photo Photos: THE KITE RUNNER Takes Opening Night Bows
by Bruce Glikas - Jul 22, 2022

The Kite Runner is officially open on Broadway! The show will run through October 30 at The Hayes Theater. Based on Khaled Hosseini's internationally best-selling novel and adapted by Matthew Spangler, the production comes to New York from two successful seasons in London's West End. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and we have photos from the curtain call.

Review Roundup: THE KITE RUNNER Opens On Broadway! Photo Review Roundup: THE KITE RUNNER Opens On Broadway!
by Review Roundups - Jul 21, 2022

The stage adaptation of the classic novel The Kite Runner opens tonight night on Broadway. The show will run through October 30 at The Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street). Read the reviews!

Photos: See New Photos from THE KITE RUNNER On Broadway! Photo Photos: See New Photos from THE KITE RUNNER On Broadway!
by Show Highlights - Jul 20, 2022

The stage adaptation of the classic novel The Kite Runner opens tomorrow night on Broadway. See photos from the production!

VIDEO: See Highlights from THE KITE RUNNER On Broadway! Photo VIDEO: See Highlights from THE KITE RUNNER On Broadway!
by Show Highlights - Jul 15, 2022

The stage adaptation of the classic novel The Kite Runner is currently in previews on Broadway!

Alex Purcell Videos

VIDEO: See Highlights from THE KITE RUNNER On Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: See Highlights from THE KITE RUNNER On Broadway!

by Show Highlights - Jul 15, 2022

The stage adaptation of the classic novel The Kite Runner is currently in previews on Broadway!


Alex Purcell Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alex Purcell next theatre project?
Alex Purcell's next show will be The Kite Runner which opens on 7/21/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Alex Purcell been in?
Alex Purcell has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Alex Purcell been in?
Alex Purcell has not appeared in the West End