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Amaker Smith

 
Bio:
Amaker is a graduate of The Juilliard School with a BFA in Dance. Other credits include Dreamgirls (National Tour), the Muny productions of Hairspray and The Music Man. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Amaker is a graduate of The Juilliard School with a BFA in Dance. Other credits include Dreamgirls (National Tour), the Muny productions of Hairspray and The Music Man. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
Jimmy (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Ensemble

Photos

Billy Steeves, William Peters, Eddie Rabon, Amaker Smith and Andrew Glaszek Photo

Billy Steeves, William Peters, Eddie Rabon, Amaker Smith and Andrew Glaszek

From: 
Date:
06/18/2012
Branch Woodman, Adam Lefevre, Amaker Smith, Mike McGowan, Gavin Lodge, Todd Horman, A Photo

Branch Woodman, Adam Lefevre, Amaker Smith, Mike McGowan, Gavin Lodge, Todd Horman, Anthony Wayne, Jeff Metzler

From: 
Date:
03/20/2012
Amaker Smith, Mike McGowan & Kyle Brown attending the Broadway Opening Night Gypsy Ro Photo

Amaker Smith, Mike McGowan & Kyle Brown attending the Broadway Opening Night Gypsy Robe Ceremony for 'Priscilla Queen of the Desert - The Musical' at the Palace Theatre in New York City.

From: 
Date:
03/22/2011
Broadway Debut Cast members: C. David Johnson, Jacqueline B. Arnold, Amaker Smith, Ke Photo

Broadway Debut Cast members: C. David Johnson, Jacqueline B. Arnold, Amaker Smith, Keala Settle, Tony Sheldon, Ashton Woerz, Luke Mannikus & Esther Stilwell attending the Broadway Opening Night Gypsy Robe Ceremony for 'Priscilla Queen of the Desert - The

From: 
Date:
03/22/2011
Broadway Debut Cast members: C. David Johnson, Jacqueline B. Arnold, Amaker Smith, Ke Photo

Broadway Debut Cast members: C. David Johnson, Jacqueline B. Arnold, Amaker Smith, Keala Settle, Tony Sheldon, Ashton Woerz, Luke Mannikus & Esther Stilwell attending the Broadway Opening Night Gypsy Robe Ceremony for 'Priscilla Queen of the Desert - The

From: 
Date:
03/22/2011

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Jimmy (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Ensemble

Amaker Smith Biography

Amaker is a graduate of The Juilliard School with a BFA in Dance. Other credits include Dreamgirls (National Tour), the Muny productions of Hairspray and The Music Man.




Amaker Smith News

Joe's Pub to Present EPIC VILLAINS: A WICKEDLY INCLUSIVE CABARET for Halloween Photo Joe's Pub to Present EPIC VILLAINS: A WICKEDLY INCLUSIVE CABARET for Halloween
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 21, 2021

EPIC Players, New York’s leading neuro-diverse theatre company, will thrill audiences this spooky season for two performances of EPIC Villains: A Wickedly Inclusive Cabaret at the iconic entertainment venue Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater. The shows will take place on Sunday, October 24th and Monday, October 25th, both at 8:00pm.

EPIC Players Will Perform EPIC Villains: A Wickedly Inclusive Cabaret at Joe's Pub
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021

EPIC Players, New York’s leading neuro-diverse theatre company, will thrill audiences this spooky season for two performances of EPIC Villains: A Wickedly Inclusive Cabaret at the iconic entertainment venue Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater.

Photo Flash: First Look at EPIC'S Production Of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER At HERE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at EPIC'S Production Of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER At HERE
by Stephi Wild - Dec 12, 2019

EPIC Players Inclusion Company's neuro-inclusive adaptation of Peter and the Starcatcher by Rick Elice, opened to a sold-out audience on December 6. The production runs through December 15 at HERE's mainstage in SoHo. Associate Artistic Director Travis Burbee, directs.

Photo Flash: Opening Night Of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER At EPIC Players Inclusion Com Photo Photo Flash: Opening Night Of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER At EPIC Players Inclusion Company
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 11, 2019

EPIC Players Inclusion Company's neuro-inclusive adaptation of Peter and the Starcatcher by Rick Elice, opened to a sold-out audience on December 6. Writer Ridley Pearson who co-wrote the book with Dave Barry was in attendance. The production runs through December 15 at HERE's mainstage in SoHo. 

Photo Flash: EPIC Players Inclusion Company In Rehearsal For PETER AND THE STARCATCHE Photo Photo Flash: EPIC Players Inclusion Company In Rehearsal For PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 4, 2019

EPIC Players Inclusion Company's neuro-inclusive adaptation of Peter and the Starcatcher by Rick Elice opens on Friday night December 6 at HERE's mainstage in SoHo. The production runs December 6 – 15.

Photo Flash: First Look At EPIC Players Inclusion Company's Production Of PETER AND T Photo Photo Flash: First Look At EPIC Players Inclusion Company's Production Of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2019

EPIC Players Inclusion Company's final production of 2019, Peter and the Starcatcher by Rick Elice, opens next Friday at HERE's mainstage in SoHo. The neuro-inclusive adaptation runs December 6 – 15. Opening night is slated for December 6.

EPIC Players Inclusion Company To Present A Neuro-Inclusive Adaptation Of PETER AND T Photo EPIC Players Inclusion Company To Present A Neuro-Inclusive Adaptation Of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2019

EPIC Players Inclusion Company announced their final production of 2019, a neuro-inclusive adaptation of Peter and the Starcatcher by Rick Elice. The production runs December 6 - 15 at HERE's mainstage in SoHo. Opening night is slated for December 6.

MY PRINCESS DIANA Will Hold Benefit Concert For BC/EFA Photo MY PRINCESS DIANA Will Hold Benefit Concert For BC/EFA
by Stephi Wild - Feb 27, 2019

Sprinkles Productions and the Theatre Authority will present a benefit concert of My Princess Diana to raise money for Broadway Cares / Equity Fight AIDS.

Photo Flash: EPIC In Rehearsal For EPIC4AUTISM: Songs from the Spectrum Photo Photo Flash: EPIC In Rehearsal For EPIC4AUTISM: Songs from the Spectrum
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2018

EPIC Players Inclusion Company's Springs Cabaret Benefit, EPIC4AUTISM: Songs from the Spectrum, will take place on Autism Awareness Day on April 2 at the HBO Theatre in Midtown. A pre-show cocktail hour with hors d'oeuvres starts at 6:00 pm with the cabaret show starting at 7:00 pm. The evening is being generously sponsored in part by HBO's Corporate Social Responsibility Division. Proceeds will go towards funding EPIC Players upcoming season including their next production, William Shakespeare's The Tempest.

EPIC Players Inclusion Company Presents A New Cabaret EPIC4AUTISM: Songs From The Spe Photo EPIC Players Inclusion Company Presents A New Cabaret EPIC4AUTISM: Songs From The Spectrum
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 28, 2018

EPIC Players Inclusion Company is pleased to announce their Spring Cabaret Benefit, EPIC4AUTISM: Songs from the Spectrum, will take place on Autism Awareness Day on April 2 at the HBO Theatre in Midtown. A pre-show cocktail hour with hors d'oeuvres starts at 6:00 pm with the cabaret show starting at 7:00 pm. The evening is being generously sponsored in part by HBO's Corporate Social Responsibility Division. Proceeds will go towards funding EPIC Players upcoming season including their next production, William Shakespeare's The Tempest.

Amaker Smith Videos

STAGE TUBE: Daniel Quadrino and Company Sing 'Imagine' at 2016 Broadway Sings for Pride Benefit
by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2016

Award-winning non-for-profit Broadway Sings for Pride (www.BroadwaySingsForPride.com) held their 6th annual PRIDE benefit concert on Monday, June 20, 2016. To start the night, Daniel Quadrino, from Broadway's Wicked and Newsies, sang 'Imagine' to reflect on the tragedy that happened in Orlando. He was joined onstage by members of the New York community, to echo the sentiment that New York stands behind Orlando and that art can be used to inspire and change minds. Scroll down for a video of the performance!

STAGE TUBE: DREAMGIRLS Solo Remix!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 14, 2010

Actor and performer Israel Cortez is becoming quite the YouTube sensation thanks in part to his solo remix interpretation of the powerhouse song 'It's All Over' from the film version of the musical 'Dreamgirls'. Cortez, a La Palma, California, resident, plays all the parts in the song, which is sung by Jamie Foxx, Keith Robinson, Beyonce, Anika Noni Rose and Sharon Leal as they confront Jennifer Hudson's 'Effie'.

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of the DREAMGIRLS LA Opening
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 12, 2010

Dreamgirls, directed and choreographed by Robert Longbottom, tells the rags-to-riches story of an up-and-coming 1960s singing girl group and the triumphs and tribulations that come with fame and fortune. The touring production is currently playing the CTG/Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles through April 4. BroadwayWorld brings you a look behind the scenes of the Dreamgirl's LA opening.

STAGE TUBE: BAA Brings DREAMGIRLS to Cincinnati, 6/8 - 6/20
by BWW - Mar 4, 2010

Cincinnati's Procter and Gamble Hall- Aronoff Center for the Arts will present DREAMGIRLS from June 8 through June 20, 2010.

STAGE TUBE: Stars Send Condolences to Marie Osmond at L.A. DREAMGIRLS Premiere
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 3, 2010

The premiere of Dreamgirls in Los Angeles last night, March 2, was clouded by friends of Marie Osmond mouring the loss of her son, Michael Blosil, who recently committed suicide. Stars such as Angela Bassett and Nia Long expressed their condolences to the Osmonds on ET.

BWW TV: Backstage at DREAMGIRLS with Chester Gregory
by Craig Brockman - Dec 28, 2009

Chester Gregory grabbed a flip camera and wanted to show some of the backstage 'magic' of the show. Stay tuned for more highlights....

STAGE TUBE: DREAMGIRL's Shuttle Bus from Midtown to Harlem
by Robert Diamond - Nov 23, 2009

The New York Post is presenting a video feature on their web site about the 'Dreamgirls Shuttle' which is taking audiences from midtown up to the Apollo Theater in Harlem to see the show...

STAGE TUBE: ABC7 Covers Dreamgirls Opening Night
by Robert Diamond - Nov 23, 2009

Producer John Breglio and the Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc. are presenting the premiere engagement of Dreamgirls at the Apollo Theater, prior to the national tour of the groundbreaking musical. Dreamgirls introduces Moya Angela as Effie White and features, as The Dreams, Syesha Mercado as Deena Jones, Adrienne Warren as Lorrell Robinson, and Margaret Hoffman as Michelle Morris with Chaz Lamar Shepherd as Curtis Taylor, Jr., Chester Gregory is James 'Thunder' Early,Trevon Davis as C.C. White, Milton Craig Nealy as Marty Madison in a cast of 26 that also featuresTallia Brinson, Felicia Boswell, Ronald Duncan, Talitha Farrow, Brittney Griffin, James Harkness,Robert Hartwell, Eric Jackson, Chauncey Jenkins, Jared Joseph, Nikki Kimbrough, Brittany Lewis, Douglas Lyons, Kimberly Marable, Jarran Muse, Amaker Smith and Marc Spaulding.

BWW TV: Extended Video Show Preview - DREAMGIRLS
by Craig Brockman - Nov 23, 2009

Catch this special EXTENDED Video Show Preview of DREAMGIRLS right here on BroadwayWorld.com! Producer John Breglio and the Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc. are presenting the premiere engagement of Dreamgirls at the Apollo Theater, prior to the national tour of the groundbreaking musical. Dreamgirls introduces Moya Angela as Effie White and features, as The Dreams, Syesha Mercado as Deena Jones, Adrienne Warren as Lorrell Robinson, and Margaret Hoffman as Michelle Morris with Chaz Lamar Shepherd as Curtis Taylor, Jr., Chester Gregory is James 'Thunder' Early, Trevon Davis as C.C. White, Milton Craig Nealy as Marty Madison

BWW TV: 'LISTEN' - DREAMGIRLS In Rehearsal
by Eddie Varley - Nov 9, 2009

Producer John Breglio and the Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc. are presenting the premiere engagement of Dreamgirls at the Apollo Theater, prior to the national tour of the groundbreaking musical. Dreamgirls introduces Moya Angela as Effie White and features, as The Dreams, Syesha Mercado as Deena Jones


Amaker Smith Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Amaker Smith been in?
Amaker Smith has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Amaker Smith been in?
Amaker Smith has not appeared in the West End