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Anthony Wayne

 
Birth Place:
Virginia
Bio:
Broadway: TOOTSIE (Orig. Co; 2019), Once On This Island (B'Way Revival 2018 - Storyteller), PIPPIN (Orig. Co; 2013/Manson Trio), Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (Jimmy; u/s Miss Understanding), Anything Goes (Orig. Co; Roundabout, 2011); Off Broadway: Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: June 30

Birth Place: Virginia

Bio:
Broadway: TOOTSIE (Orig. Co; 2019), Once On This Island (B'Way Revival 2018 - Storyteller), PIPPIN (Orig. Co; 2013/Manson Trio), Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (Jimmy; u/s Miss Understanding), Anything Goes (Orig. Co; Roundabout, 2011); Off Broadway: Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Annual New York City Center Gala Presentation, 2018
Richie
  [Chicago]
Pre-Broadway Run, 2018
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Storyteller [Replacement]
Storyteller [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2013
Player
Member of The Manson Trio
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Crew
Reporter
Ship's Passenger
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Jimmy [Replacement]
Miss Understanding (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2008
Richie
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2007
Ensemble
Bobby (Understudy)

Photos

Daryl Stewart, Anthony Wayne, Terence Archie and Sheldon Henry Photo

Daryl Stewart, Anthony Wayne, Terence Archie and Sheldon Henry

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Date:
08/20/2021
Sir Brock Warren, Sheldon Henry, DeMone Seraphin, Isaiah Josiah, Terence Archie, Dary Photo

Sir Brock Warren, Sheldon Henry, DeMone Seraphin, Isaiah Josiah, Terence Archie, Daryl Stewart, Anthony Wayne, Jesse L. Kearney and C. K. Edwards

From: 
Date:
08/20/2021
George Faison and Anthony Wayne Photo

George Faison and Anthony Wayne

From: 
Date:
08/20/2021
Anthony Wayne, George Faison, DeMone Seraphin, Sheldon Henry & Jesse L. Kearney Photo

Anthony Wayne, George Faison, DeMone Seraphin, Sheldon Henry & Jesse L. Kearney

From: 
Date:
08/20/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Annual New York City Center Gala Presentation, 2018
Richie

  [Chicago]
Pre-Broadway Run, 2018
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Storyteller [Replacement]

Storyteller [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2013
Player

Member of The Manson Trio

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Crew

Reporter

Ship's Passenger

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Jimmy [Replacement]

Miss Understanding (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2008
Richie

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2007
Ensemble

Bobby (Understudy)

Anthony Wayne Biography

Broadway: TOOTSIE (Orig. Co; 2019), Once On This Island (B'Way Revival 2018 - Storyteller), PIPPIN (Orig. Co; 2013/Manson Trio), Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (Jimmy; u/s Miss Understanding), Anything Goes (Orig. Co; Roundabout, 2011); Off Broadway: Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical (SYLVESTER), Encores: A Chorus Line [2018] (Richie); Bells Are Ringing; Anyone Can Whistle. National Tours: A Chorus Line (Richie/1st Nt'l); The Color Purple (1st Nt'l); Fame - The Musical (Tyrone Jackson); Smokey Joe's Café; and The Will Rogers Follies Starring Larry Gatlin. Workshops: Aladdin (Disney Theatricals); Aesop & Company (AMAS). Regional: Robin and The Seven Hoods (Old Globe); Sophisticated Ladies (Arena Stage); Once On This Island (Papa Ge / Gallery Players); Aida (MSMT); Beauty and The Beast (ASF); Swing! - The Musical (TUTS). Training: BFA (Music Theatre), Shenandoah Conservatory; Alvin Ailey School; Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago. Native of Norfolk Virginia. Website: www.AWAYNE.com - Instagram/Twitter: @MrAWayne




Anthony Wayne News

Broadway Workshop Summer Programs Enrolling Now! Photo Broadway Workshop Summer Programs Enrolling Now!
by Team BWW - Jun 14, 2022

Special Offer - B'way Workshop Summer Programs Enrolling Now!

TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Play Final Broadway Performance in August Photo TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Play Final Broadway Performance in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL¬†will play its final performance at Broadway‚Äôs¬†Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Get all of the details on the show's closing plus on the show's tour.

Photos: See Sierra Boggess, Andrew Barth Feldman & More at BROADWAY WORKSHOP LIVE at  Photo Photos: See Sierra Boggess, Andrew Barth Feldman & More at BROADWAY WORKSHOP LIVE at Sony Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

Broadway Workshop and Project Broadway presented a benefit concert - Broadway Workshop - LIVE at SONY HALL. Broadway Workshop - LIVE at SONY HALL took place at the famed Sony Hall (235 West 46th Street, New York, New York 10036) on Sunday, May 15, 2022.

Sierra Boggess, Erika Henningsen, Andrew Barth Feldman & More to Star in BROADWAY WOR Photo Sierra Boggess, Erika Henningsen, Andrew Barth Feldman & More to Star in BROADWAY WORKSHOP - LIVE AT SONY HALL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

Broadway Workshop - LIVE at SONY HALL will take place at the famed Sony Hall (235 West 46th Street, New York, New York 10036) on Sunday, May 15, 2022, at 7PM and will feature songs from stage and screen in an over-the-top musical concert with all proceeds benefiting Project Broadway.

Christian Borle, Adrianna Hicks, J. Harrison Ghee & More Lead Workshop Of Broadway-Bo Photo Christian Borle, Adrianna Hicks, J. Harrison Ghee & More Lead Workshop Of Broadway-Bound SOME LIKE IT HOT
by BWW Staff - Mar 1, 2022

BroadwayWorld has learned that a workshop was held today for SOME LIKE IT HOT, a brand-new Broadway musical comedy which was postponed due to the pandemic.

Vote  For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Off/Off-Off Broadway Awards; First Standings Announc Photo Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Off/Off-Off Broadway Awards; First Standings Announced!
by BWW Awards - Dec 13, 2021

Voting is now open for the 2021 first ever, by popular demand, BroadwayWorld Off/Off-Off Broadway Awards - celebrating theatre all across NYC!

A SOULFUL CHRISTMAS Announces Off-Broadway Cast and Dates Photo A SOULFUL CHRISTMAS Announces Off-Broadway Cast and Dates
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021

From the creative team behind the hit musicals Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical and An Evening With Phyllis Hyman comes A SOULFUL CHRISTMAS: A GROOVY MUSICAL REVUE, the holiday disco musical show for lovers of Gospel, R&B and Soul music.

Photos: BLACK BROADWAY MEN Celebrates One Year With Mixer In Harlem Photo Photos: BLACK BROADWAY MEN Celebrates One Year With Mixer In Harlem
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2021

On Saturday, August 14th, BLACK BROADWAY MEN united in Harlem, New York to celebrate the one-year anniversary existence of the nonprofit organization.

Photo Flash: BLACK BROADWAY MEN Provide Disaster Relief Funds to Those Affected by Te Photo Photo Flash: BLACK BROADWAY MEN Provide Disaster Relief Funds to Those Affected by Texas Snowstorm
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 9, 2021

Black Broadway Men partnered with Houston CARES, an affiliate of the National CARES Mentoring Movement and LUCILLE’S 1913 to provide much needed supplies, support and food, respectively, to children and families in need.

April 9th VIRTUAL HALSTON Highlights Favorite Moments From 40 Episodes Photo April 9th VIRTUAL HALSTON Highlights Favorite Moments From 40 Episodes
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 8, 2021

Before going on a brief hiatus VIRTUAL HALSTON broadcasts a compilation of great moments from forty shows.

Anthony Wayne Videos

VIDEO: THRILLER LIVE! Cast Members Release 'I'll Be There' in Support of Black Lives  VideoVIDEO: THRILLER LIVE! Cast Members Release 'I'll Be There' in Support of Black Lives Matter
by Stage Tube - Jun 9, 2020

Global casts of Thriller Live! have released a music video of 'I'll Be There' in support of Black Lives Matter.

VIDEO: THRILLER LIVE Performs Michael Jackson's 'Earth Song' VideoVIDEO: THRILLER LIVE Performs Michael Jackson's 'Earth Song'
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2020

Thriller Live was supposed to play its final performance at London's Lyric Theatre on Sunday, but its run was cut short due to the health crisis. In honor of what would have been closing night, musicians and singers from the show have recorded a breathtaking version of Michael Jackson's 'Earth Song' to say farewell to the West End in style.

VIDEO: Kendrell Bowman and Anthony Wayne Release Pride Episode of THE HAPPY HOUR VideoVIDEO: Kendrell Bowman and Anthony Wayne Release Pride Episode of THE HAPPY HOUR
by Stephi Wild - Jun 25, 2019

Anthony Wayne and Kendrell Bowman ha e just released a new WORLD PRIDE EPISODE of the talk show "The Happy Hour", that delivers a much needed conversation throughout this informative episode. "The Happy Hour" created by Kendrell Bowman (Off-Broadway Shows "Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical" "An Evening with Phyllis Hyman", "A Soulful Christmas") and Anthony Wayne (Broadway "Tootise', " Pippin') alongside Bowman is Executive Producer of the show.

VIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America VideoVIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2019

The cast of the Tony-nominated musical Tootsie brought Dorothy Michaels to Good Morning America this morning to perform the show's number 'Unstoppable' with its Tony-nominated star, Santino Fontana! Check out the full video below!

VIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE VideoVIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2019

On today's episode of 'Broadway Week' on 'Live with Kelly and Ryan,' Kelly Ripa goes behind the scenes of 'Tootsie.' She sits down with Santino Fontana, and even tries to take home his character's iconic red dress!

BWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 24, 2019

Last night, Dorothy Michaels officially came to Broadway with the opening of Tootsie at the Marquis Theatre, and cast member John Behlmann took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story all throughout the most important night and gave us an inside look at everything from pre-show to the after party! If you missed all the fun (or just want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover; check it all out below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of TOOTSIE on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of TOOTSIE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2019

TOOTSIE began previews on Broadway on Friday, March 29th and will officially open tonight, April 23rd. Check out highlights of the cast on action below!

VIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at TOOTSIE VideoVIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at TOOTSIE
by Stage Tube - Jan 13, 2019

Today, during day three of BroadwayCon, fans were given the unique chance to catch a First Look at some of the most talked-about new shows on Broadway: Beetlejuice, Hadestown, Kiss Me, Kate, Tootsie, and more, hosted by Tootsie's Julie Halston. Watch the performance from Tootsie below!

BWW TV: Get Back in the Line with Highlights from New York City Center's A CHORUS LIN VideoBWW TV: Get Back in the Line with Highlights from New York City Center's A CHORUS LINE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 14, 2018

New York City Center will soon present the 75th Anniversary gala presentation of A Chorus Line. The production will star Jay Armstrong Johnson (Bobby), Kate Bailey (Kristine), Callan Bergmann (Frank), Natalie Bourgeois (Lois), Tommy Bracco (Mike), Wesley Ian Cappiello (Roy), Max Clayton (Don), Aaron Patrick Craven (Butch), Sara Esty (Maggie), Emily Franch (Vicki), David Grindrod (Mark), Eddie Gutierrez (Paul), Robyn Hurder (Cassie), Jolina Javier (Connie), Tara Kostmayer (Diana), Denis Lambert (Greg), J. Elaine Marcos (Val), Melanie Moore (Judy), Jenna Nicole Schoen (Tricia), Joseph J. Simeone (Al), Ahmad Simmons (Tom), Ryan Steele (Larry), Naomi C. Walley (Bebe), Anthony Wayne (Richie), Tony Yazbeck (Zach), and Leigh Zimmerman (Sheila).

VIDEO: Watch Robyn Hurder Get Ready to Take on Cassie for A CHORUS LINE! VideoVIDEO: Watch Robyn Hurder Get Ready to Take on Cassie for A CHORUS LINE!
by Stage Tube - Nov 13, 2018

New York City Center will soon present the 75th Anniversary gala presentation of A Chorus Line. The production will star Jay Armstrong Johnson (Bobby), Kate Bailey (Kristine), Callan Bergmann (Frank), Natalie Bourgeois (Lois), Tommy Bracco (Mike), Wesley Ian Cappiello (Roy), Max Clayton (Don), Aaron Patrick Craven (Butch), Sara Esty (Maggie), Emily Franch (Vicki), David Grindrod (Mark), Eddie Gutierrez (Paul), Robyn Hurder (Cassie), Jolina Javier (Connie), Tara Kostmayer (Diana), Denis Lambert (Greg), J. Elaine Marcos (Val), Melanie Moore (Judy), Jenna Nicole Schoen (Tricia), Joseph J. Simeone (Al), Ahmad Simmons (Tom), Ryan Steele (Larry), Naomi C. Walley (Bebe), Anthony Wayne (Richie), Tony Yazbeck (Zach), and Leigh Zimmerman (Sheila).


Anthony Wayne Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Anthony Wayne been in?
Anthony Wayne has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Anthony Wayne been in?
Anthony Wayne has not appeared in the West End