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Andy Karl

 
Bio:
Andy was recently seen on the NBC series "Law & Order: SVU" as Sergeant Mike Dodds. Karl won the Outer Critics Circle Award and has been nominated for Tony, Drama Desk and Drama League Awards for his starring role opposite Kristin Chenoweth in the Broadway revival of On the Twentieth Century. For ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Andy was recently seen on the NBC series "Law & Order: SVU" as Sergeant Mike Dodds. Karl won the Outer Critics Circle Award and has been nominated for Tony, Drama Desk and Drama League Awards for his starring role opposite Kristin Chenoweth in the Broadway revival of On the Twentieth Century. For ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Productions Concert, 2020
Potiphar
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Edward Lewis
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Phil Connors
  [West End]
World Premiere Production, 2016
Phil Connors
  [New York]
New York City Center Gala Concert, 2015
Frank Butler
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Bruce Granit
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Rocky Balboa
  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Neville Landless
  [New York]
Workshop, 2011
Rocky
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Performer
  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2008
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Dewey
Ensemble
Grandmaster Chad
Kyle
Emmett Forrest (Understudy)
Professor Callahan (Understudy)
  [Philadelphia, PA (Regional)]
Prince Music Theatre Revival, 2006
Tad
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Tommy DeVito [Replacement]
Tommy DeVito [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Adam
Adam
  [Broadway]
Actors’ Fund Concert, 2005
'Life is Like a Train'' Porter
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Luke
Luke
  [US Tour]
World Premiere, 2004
Ensemble
  [New York]
World Premiere, 2004
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Fiyero [Replacement]
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Danny Zuko
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Dino
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production, 2000
Messrs Vlastnik/Washington/Thorell/Zola (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1999
Joey [Replacement]

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Productions Concert, 2020
Potiphar

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Edward Lewis

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Phil Connors

  [West End]
World Premiere Production, 2016
Phil Connors

  [New York]
New York City Center Gala Concert, 2015
Frank Butler

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Bruce Granit

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Rocky Balboa

  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Neville Landless

  [New York]
Workshop, 2011
Rocky

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Performer

  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2008
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Dewey

Ensemble

Grandmaster Chad

Kyle

Emmett Forrest (Understudy)

Professor Callahan (Understudy)

  [Philadelphia, PA (Regional)]
Prince Music Theatre Revival, 2006
Tad

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Tommy DeVito [Replacement]

Tommy DeVito [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Adam

Adam

  [Broadway]
Actors’ Fund Concert, 2005
'Life is Like a Train'' Porter

Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Luke

Luke

  [US Tour]
World Premiere, 2004
Ensemble

  [New York]
World Premiere, 2004
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Fiyero [Replacement]

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Danny Zuko

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Dino

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production, 2000
Messrs Vlastnik/Washington/Thorell/Zola (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1999
Joey [Replacement]

Andy Karl Biography

Andy was recently seen on the NBC series "Law & Order: SVU" as Sergeant Mike Dodds. Karl won the Outer Critics Circle Award and has been nominated for Tony, Drama Desk and Drama League Awards for his starring role opposite Kristin Chenoweth in the Broadway revival of On the Twentieth Century. For his critically acclaimed performance as Rocky Balboa in the Broadway musical Rocky, Karl was nominated for Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League Awards. Other Broadway credits include the revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Jersey Boys, Wicked, 9 to 5, Legally Blonde, The Wedding Singer and Saturday Night Fever. Off-Broadway/NYC credits include Chita Rivera: NOWADAYS at Carnegie Hall, Annie Get Your Gun (City Center), Altar Boyz (OCC Award), Slut and Saturday Night. His film and television credits include "Forever," "And So It Goes," "Joyful Noise," and "Legally Blonde: The Search for Elle Woods."

Andy Karl Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Andy Karl, Groundhog Day
 
Drama League Awards - 2017 - Distinguished Performance Award
Andy Karl, Groundhog Day
 
Olivier Awards - 2017 - Best Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Andy Karl, Groundhog Day
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Andy Karl, Groundhog Day
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Andy Karl, Groundhog Day The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Andy Karl, On the Twentieth Century
 
Drama League Awards - 2015 - Distinguished Performance Award
Andy Karl, On the Twentieth Century
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Andy Karl, On the Twentieth Century
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Andy Karl, On the Twentieth Century
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Andy Karl, Rocky
 
Drama League Awards - 2014 - Distinguished Performance Award
Andy Karl, Rocky
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Andy Karl, Rocky
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Andy Karl, Rocky
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Andy Karl, The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Andy Karl News

Barrington Stage Receives $100K Shubert Foundation Grant in Support of 2022 Season Pr Photo Barrington Stage Receives $100K Shubert Foundation Grant in Support of 2022 Season Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

Barrington Stage Company has announced it is the recipient of a $100,000 grant from The Shubert Foundation. The Shubert Foundation has announced $37.6 million in unrestricted grants to 609 not-for-profit theaters, dance companies, academic theater training programs, and related service agencies.

VIDEO: Billy Porter, Andy Karl, Orfeh, and More Debut 'It Had to Be You' to Raise Awa Photo VIDEO: Billy Porter, Andy Karl, Orfeh, and More Debut 'It Had to Be You' to Raise Awareness About Canines With Cancer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2022

To raise awareness about canines with cancer,¬†¬†Billy Porter, and Broadway stars from ‚ÄúJersey Boys,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúHamilton,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúFunny Girl‚ÄĚ rallied with their dogs to film ‚ÄúIt Had to be You‚ÄĚ for Take C.H.A.R.G.E (Canine Health and ReGistry Exchange).¬†

Photos: See the SIX Cast, Michael R. Jackson, Shoshana Bean & More at Family Equality Photo Photos: See the SIX Cast, Michael R. Jackson, Shoshana Bean & More at Family Equality's NIGHT AT THE PIER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Attendees of Family Equality’s Night at the Pier enjoyed a moving program produced by Academy Award winner,Bruce Cohen, which included show-stopping performances by 2022 Tony nominees Michael R. Jackson (A Strange Loop), the cast of SIX, Shoshana Bean (Mr. Saturday Night), and three-time Tony winner, Jason Robert Brown.

Shoshana Bean, Jenn Colella & More to Take Part in Event Launch of Canine Cancer Init Photo Shoshana Bean, Jenn Colella & More to Take Part in Event Launch of Canine Cancer Initiative
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

On Monday, May 23rd, from 12:30 ‚Äď 2:30 p.m. ET, dog lovers from throughout the area are invited to gather at Madison Square Park (entrance at 23rd Street and Broadway) to celebrate the launch of a first-of-its-kind Canine Cancer Initiative called Take C.H.A.R.G.E.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of MCC's WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of MCC's WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE
by Bruce Glikas - May 11, 2022

Just last night, MCC Theater celebrated the opening of the World Premiere of Which Way to the Stage by Ana Nogueira (Empathitrax) and directed by Mike Donahue (MCC's Collective Rage). Previously titled Here She Is, Boys, Which Way to the Stage will run through May 22 at the Newman Mills Theater at MCC Theater.

Photos: See Jawan M. Jackson, Christopher Jackson, Isabelle McCalla & More at Rosie's Photo Photos: See Jawan M. Jackson, Christopher Jackson, Isabelle McCalla & More at Rosie's Theater Kids Passing It On Gala 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

Rosie’s Theater Kids returned to the stage to honor CBS President and CEO George Cheeks and Broadway producers Cathy and Elliott Masie (The Prom) at this year’s Passing It On Gala, an evening of performances celebrating mentorship.

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 Photo VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

Ben Stiller, Christine Baranski, Kristen Bell, and Many More Join STARS IN THE HOUSE  Photo Ben Stiller, Christine Baranski, Kristen Bell, and Many More Join STARS IN THE HOUSE 10-Hour Telethon For Ukraine
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2022

More celebrity guests have been added to Stars in the House For Ukraine ‚Äď the 10-hour telethon to raise money and awareness for those affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine. Hosted by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, the show will air live on Saturday, March 26th from 12:00pm ET ‚Äď 10:00pm ET.

Billy Porter, Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth & More to Join STARS IN THE HOUSE Tel Photo Billy Porter, Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth & More to Join STARS IN THE HOUSE Telethon
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2022

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that their Stars in the House series will host a 10-hour telethon to raise money and awareness for those affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine. Donations of the event will benefit the International Rescue Committee and their humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine.  

Christopher Jackson, Isabelle McCalla, Jawan M. Jackson & More to Take Part in PASSIN Photo Christopher Jackson, Isabelle McCalla, Jawan M. Jackson & More to Take Part in PASSING IT ON Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2022

Founder Rosie O’Donnell and Artistic and Executive Director Lori Klinger announced that Rosie’s Theater Kids will return to the stage to honor CBS President and CEO George Cheeks and Broadway producers Cathy and Elliott Masie (The Prom) at this year’s Passing It On Gala, an evening of performances celebrating mentorship.

Andy Karl Videos

VIDEO: Billy Porter, Andy Karl, Orfeh, and More Debut 'It Had to Be You' to Raise Awa VideoVIDEO: Billy Porter, Andy Karl, Orfeh, and More Debut 'It Had to Be You' to Raise Awareness About Canines With Cancer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2022

To raise awareness about canines with cancer,¬†¬†Billy Porter, and Broadway stars from ‚ÄúJersey Boys,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúHamilton,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúFunny Girl‚ÄĚ rallied with their dogs to film ‚ÄúIt Had to be You‚ÄĚ for Take C.H.A.R.G.E (Canine Health and ReGistry Exchange).¬†

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 VideoVIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

VIDEO: Broadway Goes to the Hamptons with Broadway Out East on Backstage LIVE with Ri VideoVIDEO: Broadway Goes to the Hamptons with Broadway Out East on Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jul 16, 2021

Watch as he chats with Jessica Vosk, Elizabeth Stanley, Mary-Mitchell Campbell, and Justin Smith- part of the team that will bring Broadway to the Hamptons this summer with Broadway Out East. Calissa's Their Water Mill hotspot (1020 Montauk Highway) will host a series of performances by some of Broadway’s most talented stars.

VIDEO: Watch Orfeh and Andy Karl Sing for Frontline Workers at A NIGHT OF HEROES VideoVIDEO: Watch Orfeh and Andy Karl Sing for Frontline Workers at A NIGHT OF HEROES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 14, 2021

New York City began its return to live events last night with a celebration of 50 local frontline health care heroes in honor of their service to New York throughout the past year. CLEAR Connects ‚ÄėA Night of Heroes,‚Äô in partnership with Union Square Hospitality Group, treated New York‚Äôs essential workers with a dinner out on the town at¬†Marta, entertainment from Broadway stars Andy Karl and Orfeh and a show of gratitude from some of the city‚Äôs notable residents.

Broadway Rewind: GROUNDHOG DAY Gets Ready for Broadway with Andy Karl & More! VideoBroadway Rewind: GROUNDHOG DAY Gets Ready for Broadway with Andy Karl & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 27, 2020

Today we rewind to 2017, when Groundhog Day was getting ready for Broadway. Groundhog Day opened on April 17 at the August Wilson Theatre, where it played for 176 performances.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Andy Karl Sing from THANKFUL: An Album for Jerad Bortz VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Andy Karl Sing from THANKFUL: An Album for Jerad Bortz
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 30, 2020

BroadwayWorld is excited to join forces with Jerad Bortz and Steven Skeels to present THE THANKFUL PROJECT. The six-part series, hosted by Ben Cameron, will feature a special guest vocalist alongside Bortz and Skeels each week, debuting one of the 22 original songs from the upcoming album, THANKFUL: An Album for Jerad Bortz. The song will be made available for purchase on iTunes immediately following the episode release.

Broadway Rewind: ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Returns to Broadway with Kristin Chenoweth, VideoBroadway Rewind: ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Returns to Broadway with Kristin Chenoweth, Peter Gallagher, Andy Karl & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when the first Broadway revival of On the Twentieth Century opened at the American Airlines Theatre, where it ran for 144 performances.

VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute VideoVIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute
by Robert Diamond - Sep 6, 2020

In honor and celebration of Nick's memory, over 150 of his friends, colleagues, and family from all over the world came together to sing the song that will keep Nick in our hearts forever 'One of the Great Ones' from A Bronx Tale. The resulting video was featured during the streaming of the memorial.

Broadway Rewind: GROUNDHOG DAY Finds Its Time at Bryant Park in 2017 VideoBroadway Rewind: GROUNDHOG DAY Finds Its Time at Bryant Park in 2017
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 27, 2020

Today we flashback to 2017, when Groundhog Day performed on the Bryant Park stage. Groundhog Day opened on April 17 at the August Wilson Theatre, where it played for 176 performances. Directed by Matthew Warchus and choreographed by Peter Darling, it featured music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and starred Andy Karl, Barrett Doss, and more.

VIDEO: Watch ALTAR BOYZ Casts Reunite to Sing a Heavenly 'I Believe' VideoVIDEO: Watch ALTAR BOYZ Casts Reunite to Sing a Heavenly 'I Believe'
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2020

Tony Award-winning Broadway Producer, Ken Davenport, announced a virtual reunion with the cast and creatives of Altar Boyz on July 9th at 8pm EDT on The Producer's Perspective Live. Susan Blackwell ([title of show], a?oeSide By Side By Susan Blackwella??, a?oeNow Here Thisa??) is set to host the virtual event.


Andy Karl Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Andy Karl been in?
Andy Karl has appeared on Broadway in 11 shows.

How many West End shows has Andy Karl been in?
Andy Karl has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Andy Karl's first West End show?
Andy Karl's first West End show was Groundhog Day which opened in 2016

What awards has Andy Karl been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Groundhog Day , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Groundhog Day , Best Actor in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Groundhog Day , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Groundhog Day , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Groundhog Day The Musical , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for On the Twentieth Century , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for On the Twentieth Century , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for On the Twentieth Century , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for On the Twentieth Century , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Rocky , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Rocky , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Rocky Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Rocky and Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Mystery of Edwin Drood .

What awards has Andy Karl won?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Groundhog Day, Best Actor in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Groundhog Day Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Groundhog Dayand Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for On the Twentieth Century.