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Andre Ward

 
Bio:
Broadway: Escape to Margaritaville, Something Rotten!, Rock of Ages, Xanadu, The Producers, Saturday Night Fever. National Tours: Pippin, The Producers, Cinderella, Ragtime, Dreamgirls. Regional: Ain't Misbehavin' (Portland Center Stage), Putting it Together (Syracuse Stage), Pippin (Goodspeed), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Escape to Margaritaville, Something Rotten!, Rock of Ages, Xanadu, The Producers, Saturday Night Fever. National Tours: Pippin, The Producers, Cinderella, Ragtime, Dreamgirls. Regional: Ain't Misbehavin' (Portland Center Stage), Putting it Together (Syracuse Stage), Pippin (Goodspeed), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2022
Toulouse-Lautrec
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Jamal
Ted
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere Production at La Jolla Playhouse, 2017
Jamal
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ensemble [Replacement]
Minstrel [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Strip Club DJ [Replacement]
Ja'Keith Gill [Replacement]
Mayor
Ja'Keith Gill
Ensemble
Ensemble [Replacement]
Mayor [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Siren
'80s Singer
Hermes
Centaur
Terpsicore
Sonny (Understudy)
Melpomene (Understudy)
Medusa (Understudy)
Calliope (Understudy)
Aphrodite (Understudy)
  [East Haddam, CT (Regional)]
Goodspeed Revival, 2006
Leading Player
  [Regional (US)]
Old Globe Production, 2004
Carl Coyote/Free Range Chicken/Pig #2/Reporter
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
O'Houlihan [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1999
Chester
  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1997
Jimmy

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2022
Toulouse-Lautrec

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Jamal

Ted

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere Production at La Jolla Playhouse, 2017
Jamal

Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ensemble [Replacement]

Minstrel [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Strip Club DJ [Replacement]

Ja'Keith Gill [Replacement]

Mayor

Ja'Keith Gill

Ensemble

Ensemble [Replacement]

Mayor [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Siren

'80s Singer

Hermes

Centaur

Terpsicore

Sonny (Understudy)

Melpomene (Understudy)

Medusa (Understudy)

Calliope (Understudy)

Aphrodite (Understudy)

  [East Haddam, CT (Regional)]
Goodspeed Revival, 2006
Leading Player

  [Regional (US)]
Old Globe Production, 2004
Carl Coyote/Free Range Chicken/Pig #2/Reporter

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
O'Houlihan [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1999
Chester

  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1997
Jimmy

Andre Ward Biography

Broadway: Escape to Margaritaville, Something Rotten!, Rock of Ages, Xanadu, The Producers, Saturday Night Fever. National Tours: Pippin, The Producers, Cinderella, Ragtime, Dreamgirls. Regional: Ain't Misbehavin' (Portland Center Stage), Putting it Together (Syracuse Stage), Pippin (Goodspeed), Elegies (Barrington Stage), Jelly's Last Jam (The Alliance), Lucky Duck (The Old Globe) TV/Film: "Masters of None," "Broad City," "Elementary," "High Maintenance."




Andre Ward News

Review: MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL at Pantages Theatre Photo Review: MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL at Pantages Theatre
by Jonas Schwartz-Owen - Jul 22, 2022

There have been jukebox musicals for decades, but never has a jukebox been so overstuffed that the 45s came spiraling out of the cabinet, spinning off the stage to decapitate the audience. This Tony-winning musical extravaganza is completely ridiculous and utterly intoxicating. It pounds you into submission, and before you know it, you're having a marvelous time.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of MOULIN ROUGE! in Hollywood Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of MOULIN ROUGE! in Hollywood
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

Last week on Thursday, July 7th - Broadway in Hollywood and Hollywood Pantages Theatre celebrated the red carpet opening night of Moulin Rouge! The Musical with a star studded performance and after party gala! Check out photos from the red carpet here!

Showtime Sports Documentary Films Presents an Autobiographical Look at Andre Ward Photo Showtime Sports Documentary Films Presents an Autobiographical Look at Andre Ward
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

The undefeated, five-time world champion and Olympic gold medalist reveals his untold story in a deeply personal account of his journey from a turbulent childhood in Oakland, Calif., through the pressures of world championship expectations and ultimately to his induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame this weekend.

BWW Review: National Tour Of MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL at Nederlander Theatre Photo BWW Review: National Tour Of MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL at Nederlander Theatre
by Misha Davenport - Apr 22, 2022

A grand, glitter and confetti-filled spectacle, the Tony Award-winning musical Moulin Rouge! The Musical officially opened the national tour at the Nederlander Theatre in Chicago on April 21 and those who attended may still be giggling from excitement while picking confetti out of their hair.

Photos: First Look at Courtney Reed, Conor Ryan, Austin Durant & More In MOULIN ROUGE Photo Photos: First Look at Courtney Reed, Conor Ryan, Austin Durant & More In MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL on Tour
by Alan Henry - Apr 20, 2022

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Tony Award-winning Best Musical Moulin Rouge, now playing at the James M. Nederlander Theatre in Chicago. The limited engagement runs through May 14.

Photos: Sally Wilfert HOW DID I GET HERE? at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Photos: Sally Wilfert HOW DID I GET HERE? at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 21, 2021

Sally Wilfert returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below with her brand-new show, How Did I End Up Here? She and music director Joseph Thalken take you on a musical journey from innocent Ohio farm girl to acclaimed Broadway songstress. 

VIDEO: On This Day, July 10- XANADU Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, July 10- XANADU Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 10, 2021

On this day in 2007, the musical adaptation of the cult classic film Xanadu opened at Broadway's Helen Hayes Theatre. 

ROCK OF AGES CONCERT Now To Feature Pre-Show Hosted By Randi Zuckerberg, Willam and T Photo ROCK OF AGES CONCERT Now To Feature Pre-Show Hosted By Randi Zuckerberg, Willam and Tom Lenk
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021

Additional details have been announced for the one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest Rock of Ages: All-Star Reunion Concert tomorrow night, Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 8:00PM ET. All ticket purchasers will have the option of watching the concert live and/or on demand for an additional 24 hours through Monday, April 26.

Kate Rockwell, Mitchell Jarvis, Wesley Taylor & More Join ROCK OF AGES: All-Star Reun Photo Kate Rockwell, Mitchell Jarvis, Wesley Taylor & More Join ROCK OF AGES: All-Star Reunion Concert
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 6, 2021

Additional casting has just been announced for the one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest¬†Rock of Ages: All-Star Reunion Concert. The ‚Äúsupergroup‚ÄĚ of a lineup for the concert event¬†will now also feature the following alumni of the hit musical: Grammy Award-winning ‚ÄúTenacious D‚ÄĚ musician¬†Kyle Gass; Emmy Award-winning comedian and television host¬†Chris Hardwick; Drama Desk-nominated Broadway star¬†Kate Rockwell; Helen Hayes Award winner¬†Mitchell Jarvis; Theatre World Award-winning Broadway favorite¬†Wesley Taylor and stage & recording artist¬†Becca K√∂tte.

Theater Stories: ROCK OF AGES, LOBBY HERO, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME & More A Photo Theater Stories: ROCK OF AGES, LOBBY HERO, WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME & More About The Hayes Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Hayes Theater! Learn about Broadway's smallest theater, which has presented shows including Rock of Ages, Lobby Hero, What the Constitution Means to Me, Grand Horizons and many more!

Andre Ward Videos

VIDEO: Alison Luff Bids Farewell to MARGARITAVILLE with Original Song VideoVIDEO: Alison Luff Bids Farewell to MARGARITAVILLE with Original Song
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2018

Escape to Margaritaville, the new musical featuring the songs of singer-songwriter-author Jimmy Buffett, played its final Broadway performance on July 1. Star Alison Luff and her husband Matthew Magnusson wrote and recorded a song as a tribute and love song to the entire Escape to Margaritaville family. Watch below!

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CREED II Starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallo VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for CREED II Starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone
by Macon Prickett - Jun 20, 2018

Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family's past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what's worth fighting for, and discover that nothing's more important than family. Creed II is about going back to basics to rediscover what made you a champion in the first place, and remembering that, no matter where you go, you can't escape your history.

VIDEO: Broadway Favorites Paul Alexander Nolan and Alison Luff Lead the ESCAPE TO MAR VideoVIDEO: Broadway Favorites Paul Alexander Nolan and Alison Luff Lead the ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Cast On The Today Show
by Macon Prickett - Mar 1, 2018

Jimmy Buffett and Escape to Margaritaville will take over NBC's "Today" when the cast of the new Broadway musical performs two numbers written by the iconic singer, songwriter, and author. In the video below, Paul Alexander Nolan and Alison Luff will lead the company in a medley of "A Pirate Looks at Forty" and "One Particular Harbor."

VIDEO: Jimmy Buffett and the Cast of ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Take Over the Today Sho VideoVIDEO: Jimmy Buffett and the Cast of ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Take Over the Today Show- Watch a Sneak Peek!
by Macon Prickett - Mar 1, 2018

Jimmy Buffett and Escape to Margaritaville took over NBC's 'Today' when the cast of the new Broadway musical performs two numbers written by the iconic singer, songwriter, and author. Cast member Andre Ward and the full company performed the classic song 'Volcano.'

BWW TV: Buffett Hits Broadway! Meet the Company and Catch a Sneak Peek of ESCAPE TO M VideoBWW TV: Buffett Hits Broadway! Meet the Company and Catch a Sneak Peek of ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 14, 2018

BroadwayWorld just met the company earlier today and we're taking you inside the special event for a sneak peek below!

BWW TV: Waste Away with a Sneak Peak of ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE! VideoBWW TV: Waste Away with a Sneak Peak of ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE!
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 14, 2018

BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you a sneak peek of Paul Alexander Nolan and Alison Luff performing 'Pirate Looks at 40' below!

VIDEO: Stars of Broadway-Bound ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Are Ready to Chill on the Gre VideoVIDEO: Stars of Broadway-Bound ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Are Ready to Chill on the Great White Way
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Raise a glass to the stars of the Broadway-bound Escape to Margaritaville in this behind-the-scenes look at how they're feeling about heading to the Great White Way!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Andre Ward Perform a Number from Shining Parody- REDRUM!
by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2016

On Halloween Night, Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presented Tony Award winner Alice Ripley (Next To Normal, American Psycho) and three-time Tony nominee Marc Kudisch (Hand To God, Finding Neverland) as 'Wendy' and 'Jack' in 'REDRUM: The Shining Parody Unauthorized.'

BWW TV: Will Power Takes Over Bryant Park with the Help of SOMETHING ROTTEN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 11, 2016

This week's final installment included a performance by the Broadway cast of Something Rotten!, including: Catherine Brunell, Will Chase, Josh Grisetti, Leslie Kritzer,Rob McClure, Andre Ward, Matt Allen, Max Clayton, Eric Giancola, David Hibbard, Jenny Hill,Leah Hofmann, Aaron Kaburick, Tari Kelly, Beth Johnson Nicely, Brian Olgilvie, Aleks Pevec,Eric Sciotto, and Marisha Wallace. Watch highlights below, as they perform 'God, I Hate Shakespeare,' 'Right Hand Man,' 'I Love the Way,' and 'Will Power.'

BWW TV: Survivor's Jim Peterik Celebrates ROCK OF AGES' 5th Anniversary with 'Eye of the Tiger'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 9, 2014

The show just celebrated its 5th anniversary and 2000th performance with a party and special performance from Survivor's Jim Peterik with the Rock of Ages Band 'Arsenal'. Check out the full performance of 'Eye of the TIger' below!


Andre Ward Frequently Asked Questions

What is Andre Ward next theatre project?
Andre Ward's next show will be Moulin Rouge! which opens on 5/18/2022 on US Tour.

How many Broadway shows has Andre Ward been in?
Andre Ward has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Andre Ward been in?
Andre Ward has not appeared in the West End