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Antwayn Hopper

 
Bio:
Antwayn Hopper is a '2020 Obie Award' Winning-American actor of Stage, Film and Television. He was Woodson; Dr. Algernon C. Edwards' (Andre Holland) asst. on Steven Soderberg's The Knick (Cinemax). Recently, he portrayed Thought 6 in the original cast of the 2020 Pulitzer for Drama Winning A Strange ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Antwayn Hopper is a '2020 Obie Award' Winning-American actor of Stage, Film and Television. He was Woodson; Dr. Algernon C. Edwards' (Andre Holland) asst. on Steven Soderberg's The Knick (Cinemax). Recently, he portrayed Thought 6 in the original cast of the 2020 Pulitzer for Drama Winning A Strange ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Thought 6
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
Thought 6
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company World Premiere, 2018
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Member of the Tribe [Replacement]

Photos

The cast of A Strange Loop that includes James Jackson, Jr., Mars Rucker, Antwayn Hop Photo

The cast of A Strange Loop that includes James Jackson, Jr., Mars Rucker, Antwayn Hopper, Kyle Freeman, John-Andrew Morrison, Jason Veasey and Edwin Bates

From: 
Date:
08/25/2022
Antwayn Hopper, John-Andrew Morrison, Kyle Freeman, James Jackson, Jr., Mars Rucker,  Photo

Antwayn Hopper, John-Andrew Morrison, Kyle Freeman, James Jackson, Jr., Mars Rucker, Jason Veasey and Edwin Bates

From: 
Date:
08/25/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Thought 6

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
Thought 6

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company World Premiere, 2018
Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Member of the Tribe [Replacement]

Antwayn Hopper Biography

Antwayn Hopper is a '2020 Obie Award' Winning-American actor of Stage, Film and Television. He was Woodson; Dr. Algernon C. Edwards' (Andre Holland) asst. on Steven Soderberg's The Knick (Cinemax). Recently, he portrayed Thought 6 in the original cast of the 2020 Pulitzer for Drama Winning A Strange Loop by Michael R. Jackson.




Antwayn Hopper News

Photos: Stars Turn Out for the 'James Earl Jones Theater' Dedication! Photo Photos: Stars Turn Out for the 'James Earl Jones Theater' Dedication!
by Jennifer Broski - Sep 12, 2022

The Cort Theatre was officially renamed the James Earl Jones Theatre in honor of the iconic multi-award-winning American actor! Check out photos from inside the ceremony, which included special guests Brian Stokes Mitchell, Norm Lewis, Samuel L. Jackson, Phylicia Rashad, Danielle Brooks, cast members from the Tony-winning Best Musical, A Strange Loop and more!

Photos: SIX, BEETLEJUICE, A STRANGE LOOP and MOULIN ROUGE! Perform At BROADWAY IN BRY Photo Photos: SIX, BEETLEJUICE, A STRANGE LOOP and MOULIN ROUGE! Perform At BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Aug 25, 2022

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! iHeartMedia New York's 106.7 LITE FM returned yesterday for the fourth performance in the 2022 season of the beloved series.

Wake Up With BWW 8/17: First Look at Rachel Zegler in THE HUNGER GAMES Prequel, and M Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/17: First Look at Rachel Zegler in THE HUNGER GAMES Prequel, and More!
by - Aug 17, 2022

Top stories include a first look at Rachel Zegler in The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, the prequel to The Hunger Games films. Plus, Annaleigh Ashford reunites with her childhood Ruthless cast, meet the cast of MTC's Cost of Living, and more!

Words From The Wings: A STRANGE LOOP's Antwayn Hopper Reminisces on the Show's Tony W Photo Words From The Wings: A STRANGE LOOP's Antwayn Hopper Reminisces on the Show's Tony Win and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

BroadwayWorld is bringing you Words From the Wings, a new series of interviews that take fans behind the scenes of some of their favorite Broadway stars' backstage routines! We're chatting with Antwayn Hopper of A Strange Loop! Antwayn shared his memories of the show's Tony win, and more!

 A STRANGE LOOP Launches $55 Digital Rush Photo A STRANGE LOOP Launches $55 Digital Rush
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 12, 2022

Beginning today, Friday, August 12 at 11AM, same day $55 digital rush tickets will be available for Broadway’s A STRANGE LOOP. Digital rush tickets will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis, throughout the day, until 30 minutes before the performance time. One person may buy up to 2 tickets at $55 each.

Video: Go Backstage at A STRANGE LOOP with 5 QUESTIONS WITH JAMES AND JAM Photo Video: Go Backstage at A STRANGE LOOP with 5 QUESTIONS WITH JAMES AND JAM
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 9, 2022

A STRANGE LOOP's James Jackson, Jr. and John-Andrew Morrison are taking their behind the scenes chat show, 5 Questions with James and JAM, on the road. Watch the full video!

Photos: A STRANGE LOOP Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway Photo Photos: A STRANGE LOOP Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022

The cast and crew of A STRANGE LOOP celebrated 100 performances at the Lyceum Theater over the weekend, Saturday July 23rd, with special cookies from 42nd Sweet by Marissa Gonzales. Check out photos from their celebration here!

See Kate Baldwin & Aaron Lazar, Tom Kitt and More Next Week at 54 Below Photo See Kate Baldwin & Aaron Lazar, Tom Kitt and More Next Week at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

A STRANGE LOOP Announces New Block of Tickets On Sale Through January 2023 Photo A STRANGE LOOP Announces New Block of Tickets On Sale Through January 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2022

Tickets for A STRANGE LOOP, the 2020 Pulitzer Prize Award winner for Drama and Tony Award winner for Best Musical and Best Book of a Musical, are now on sale through Sunday, January 15, 2023.

VIDEO: Michael R. Jackson & Jaquel Spivey Talk Representation Onstage in A STRANGE LO Photo VIDEO: Michael R. Jackson & Jaquel Spivey Talk Representation Onstage in A STRANGE LOOP on TODAY
by Michael Major - Jul 7, 2022

Michael R. Jackson and Jaquel Spivey sat down on the TODAY Show to discuss the groundbreaking Broadway hit A Strange Loop. The pair discussed the show's popularity and how important it is to see its representation on a Broadway stage. Spivey also dished on Michelle Obama's recent visit to the show. Watch the interview now!

Antwayn Hopper Videos

VIDEO: Michael R. Jackson & Jaquel Spivey Talk Representation Onstage in A STRANGE LO VideoVIDEO: Michael R. Jackson & Jaquel Spivey Talk Representation Onstage in A STRANGE LOOP on TODAY
by Michael Major - Jul 7, 2022

Michael R. Jackson and Jaquel Spivey sat down on the TODAY Show to discuss the groundbreaking Broadway hit A Strange Loop. The pair discussed the show's popularity and how important it is to see its representation on a Broadway stage. Spivey also dished on Michelle Obama's recent visit to the show. Watch the interview now!

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs 'Intermission Song' on THE TONIGHT SHOW VideoVIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs 'Intermission Song' on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2022

The cast of A Strange Loop appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, to perform 'Intermission Song' - check out the video here!

VIDEO: Michael R. Jackson Outlines A STRANGE LOOP's Journey to Broadway on CBS Sunday VideoVIDEO: Michael R. Jackson Outlines A STRANGE LOOP's Journey to Broadway on CBS Sunday Morning
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 5, 2022

A Strange Loop is the 11-time Tony nominated show of the season, and on this morning's episode of CBS Sunday Morning, the show's creator, Michael R. Jackson, chats about its incredible success. Watch below as he checks in with Rita Braver about the musical's journey to the Broadway stage.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2022

A Strange Loop has arrived on Broadway at last! The Broadway production of Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, opened just last week at the Lyceum Theater, directed by Stephen Brackett and choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 26, 2022

Watch video highlights from the Broadway production of A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical at the Lyceum Theater. See the first video clip footage from Broadway!

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert VideoVIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

A Strange Loop has released a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert with NPR.

VIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel VideoVIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presented a panel with the creative team of A Strange Loop. The panel featured: Stephen Brackett, director; Michael R. Jackson, book, music and lyrics; Raja Feather Kelly, choreographer; Peter Marks, moderator, staff writer for the 'Washington Post'; and Rona Siddiqui, music director & music supervisor.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek of Encores! THE LIFE in Rehearsals VideoVIDEO: Sneak Peek of Encores! THE LIFE in Rehearsals
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 14, 2022

The Life, directed and adapted by Billy Porter, is getting ready to begin performances at City Center Encores! this week. The production stars Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen, Antwayn Hopper as Memphis, Grammy nominee Mykal Kilgore as Young JoJo, Grammy Award winner Ledisi as Sonja, Erika Olson as Mary, Destan Owens as Old Jojo, and Ken Robinson as Fleetwood. Performances run March 16-20, 2022.

Photos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company VideoPhotos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 15, 2021

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company is now presenting A STRANGE LOOP, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical. Directed by Stephen Brackett, choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, music directed by Rona Siddiqui, and produced in association with Playwrights Horizons and Page 73 Productions, A STRANGE LOOP will run through January 9, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A  VideoVIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A STRANGE LOOP
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2020

For their astounding work the judges have awarded a Special Obie Citation to the Creative Team and Ensemble of A STRANGE LOOP.


Antwayn Hopper Frequently Asked Questions

What is Antwayn Hopper next theatre project?
Antwayn Hopper's next show will be A Strange Loop which opens on 4/26/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Antwayn Hopper been in?
Antwayn Hopper has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Antwayn Hopper been in?
Antwayn Hopper has not appeared in the West End