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Ari Groover

 
Bio:
Broadway: Tina, Head Over Heels, Holler If Ya Hear Me. Off Broadway: Bare The Musical. Regional: Half Time, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical. Choreography: Burn All Night (A.R.T.), In the Heights, (NYU). Film: Spider-Man: Homecoming (Sony). TV: "Law & Order: SVU," "The Get Down" (Netflix). (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Tina, Head Over Heels, Holler If Ya Hear Me. Off Broadway: Bare The Musical. Regional: Half Time, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical. Choreography: Burn All Night (A.R.T.), In the Heights, (NYU). Film: Spider-Man: Homecoming (Sony). TV: "Law & Order: SVU," "The Get Down" (Netflix). (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2021
Ronnette
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Alline/Ikette [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
Mopsa (Understudy)
Pythio (Understudy)
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere at La Jolla Playhouse, 2017
Ami

Photos

Ari Groover, Kris Roberts, Cristina Rae Photo

Ari Groover, Kris Roberts, Cristina Rae

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Date:
06/15/2022
Mark MacKillop, Ari Groover Photo

Mark MacKillop, Ari Groover

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Date:
03/16/2022
Dan Berkery, Paz Parrot, Matt Wong, Yuka Tadano, Brandon James Gwinn, Mark MacKillop, Photo

Dan Berkery, Paz Parrot, Matt Wong, Yuka Tadano, Brandon James Gwinn, Mark MacKillop, Brittney Mack, Ed Staudenmayer, Ari Groover, Tara Martinez, Jonathan Hoover

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Date:
03/16/2022
Mark MacKillop, Ari Groover Photo

Mark MacKillop, Ari Groover

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03/16/2022
Mark MacKillop, Ari Groover Photo

Mark MacKillop, Ari Groover

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Date:
03/16/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2021
Ronnette

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Alline/Ikette [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2019
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble

Mopsa (Understudy)

Pythio (Understudy)

  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere at La Jolla Playhouse, 2017
Ami

Ari Groover Biography

Broadway: Tina, Head Over Heels, Holler If Ya Hear Me. Off Broadway: Bare The Musical. Regional: Half Time, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical. Choreography: Burn All Night (A.R.T.), In the Heights, (NYU). Film: Spider-Man: Homecoming (Sony). TV: "Law & Order: SVU," "The Get Down" (Netflix).




Ari Groover News

Photos: Go Inside the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards Photo Photos: Go Inside the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 15, 2022

Check out photos from this year's Drama Desk Awards. 

Rob McClure Will Take Over the Role of Seymour in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo Rob McClure Will Take Over the Role of Seymour in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2022

Tony, Outer Critics Circle, Drama League, and Drama Desk Award Nominated Broadway star Rob McClure will take on the lead role of Seymour in the off-Broadway production of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS beginning next month!

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

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

Shoshana Bean, Taylor Iman Jones, Samantha Pauly, and More Set For BROADWAY SINGS TAY Photo Shoshana Bean, Taylor Iman Jones, Samantha Pauly, and More Set For BROADWAY SINGS TAYLOR SWIFT at Sony Hall
by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series, in partnership with NYC Pride, has announced the lineup for its next original event, Broadway Sings Taylor Swift.

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Postpones Block Party Due to Inclement Weather Photo LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Postpones Block Party Due to Inclement Weather
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

While painting the town green in honor of the 40th anniversary of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS’ world premiere in 1982, Tony Award-winning producers Tom Kirdahy, Robert Ahrens and Hunter Arnold have overfed the plants (with an abundance of rain) and will need to postpone the block party originally scheduled for Friday, May 6.

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Announces 40th Anniversary Celebrations Photo LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Announces 40th Anniversary Celebrations
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

The Off-Broadway revival of Alan Menken & Howard Ashman's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS will paint the town green in honor of the musical's ruby red 40th anniversary. Beginning Thursday, April 28, and throughout the month of May, there will be various events, contests, special performances, and activations to celebrate the beloved, award-winning show's incredible legacy.

Skylar Astin to Take Over as Seymour in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Photo Skylar Astin to Take Over as Seymour in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

Award-winning film, television, and Broadway star Skylar Astin will take on the lead role of Seymour in the three-time Best Musical Revival Award-winning production of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS. 

Katie Webber Will Take Over the Role of 'Rhonda' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Photo Katie Webber Will Take Over the Role of 'Rhonda' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

Katie Webber will step into the role of 'Rhonda' in Broadway's TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL beginning Tuesday, April 12 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street).

BWW Review: Mark MacKillop Sings His DUETS At Birdland Photo BWW Review: Mark MacKillop Sings His DUETS At Birdland
by Bobby Patrick - Mar 17, 2022

Mark’s entire evening felt like a party where everyone was just tipsy enough to have some fabulously creative, freewheeling fun - madcap would be the word that comes to mind to describe the show.

Photos: Mark MacKillop Brings DUETS To Birdland Photo Photos: Mark MacKillop Brings DUETS To Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2022

Mark Mackillop star of West Side Story, Anastasia and Dirty Dancing, made his Birdland debut with a concert called 'Duets' on Monday, March 14.

Ari Groover Videos

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes With TINA's Hair & Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes With TINA's Hair & Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 19, 2022

Go behind the scenes with TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL's Hair and Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings with current star Nkeki Obi-Melekwe!

VIDEO: TINA Company is Rollin' Back Into Rehearsals VideoVIDEO: TINA Company is Rollin' Back Into Rehearsals
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 22, 2021

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical is rollin' back to Broadway! Rehearsals are underway for the Tony-nominated hit, which is led by Adrienne Warren in the title role, with Daniel J. Watts as Ike, Dawnn Lewis as Zelma, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe as Tina Turner at some performances, Tony Award nominee Myra Lucretia Taylor as Gran Georgeanna and Jessica Rush as Rhonda.

VIDEO: BURNING MAN's Max Crumm and Tally Sessions Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard R VideoVIDEO: BURNING MAN's Max Crumm and Tally Sessions Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Aug 26, 2021

Watch as Richard chats with Max Crumm and Tally Sessions, who star in Burning Man: The Musical- a new musical comedy, available on Broadway on Demand beginning on August 27th.

Alex Newell, Christina Sajous and More to Appear in 'Walkout' Video As Part of THE WA VideoAlex Newell, Christina Sajous and More to Appear in 'Walkout' Video As Part of THE WALKOUT PROJECT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 3, 2020

Black artists and entrepreneurs have joined together for #TheWalkoutProject, a movement beginning July 4th to support Black businesses.

VIDEO: Peppermint, Taylor Iman Jones, Bonnie Milligan and More From the Cast of HEAD  VideoVIDEO: Peppermint, Taylor Iman Jones, Bonnie Milligan and More From the Cast of HEAD OVER HEELS Reunite in Song
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2020

EW has shared a video of the cast of Head Over Heels reuniting in song! 

VIDEO: Molly Gordon, Colton Ryan and the Cast of ALICE BY HEART Sing 'Down the Hole' VideoVIDEO: Molly Gordon, Colton Ryan and the Cast of ALICE BY HEART Sing 'Down the Hole'
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2020

The cast of MCC Theater's ALICE BY HEART has virtually recreated a song from the show! Watch the artists from the musical break out their cameras, travel back to Wonderland and perform 'Down the Hole', together virtually. 

VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Talks FROZEN 2 & LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH VideoVIDEO: Jonathan Groff Talks FROZEN 2 & LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Nov 21, 2019

Jonathan Groff was a guest on Wednesday night's episode of Late Night With Seth Meyers to talk about his recent projects. During the interview, Groff talks about performing a?oeLet It Goa?? with Idina Menzel at a London gay bar, bringing his nieces to the premiere of Frozen 2 and spitting on David Fincher while performing in Little Shop of Horrors.

VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Dressed as Mary Poppins for Halloween VideoVIDEO: Jonathan Groff Dressed as Mary Poppins for Halloween
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2019

Jonathan Groff, who stars in the new Off-Broadway 'Little Shop of Horrors,' was a guest on Monday night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Groff is such a big fan of Julie Andrews, who was the other guest on the show that night, that he shared the story of how he once dressed up as Mary Poppins for Halloween.

BWW TV: Come-a, Come-a, Come and Check Out Highlights from Opening Night of LITTLE SH VideoBWW TV: Come-a, Come-a, Come and Check Out Highlights from Opening Night of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 18, 2019

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, starring Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard and Christian Borle, opened just last night, October 17 at The Westside Theatre (407 W. 43rd St, NYC), where it plays through January 19, 2020. We're taking you inside opening night below!

BWW TV: Jonathan Groff, Christian Borle, Alan Menken, and More Talk Bringing LITTLE S VideoBWW TV: Jonathan Groff, Christian Borle, Alan Menken, and More Talk Bringing LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Back to New York
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 4, 2019

Little Shop of Horrors is headed back to New York!


Ari Groover Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ari Groover been in?
Ari Groover has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Ari Groover been in?
Ari Groover has not appeared in the West End