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Austin Lesch

 
Bio:
Broadway: Something Rotten, Billy Elliot, Violet. Off-Broadway: Altar Boyz. New York City Center Encores!: Violet. National Tour: Altar Boyz. TV/Film: √Ę‚ā¨ŇďPeter Pan Live!,√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě Across the Universe. Graduate of the Boston Conservatory. Much love and thanks to family and friends. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Something Rotten, Billy Elliot, Violet. Off-Broadway: Altar Boyz. New York City Center Encores!: Violet. National Tour: Altar Boyz. TV/Film: √Ę‚ā¨ŇďPeter Pan Live!,√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě Across the Universe. Graduate of the Boston Conservatory. Much love and thanks to family and friends. (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
  [Regional (US)]
Denver Center Pre-Broadway Engagement, 2017
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ensemble
  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2014
Bill Jukes
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Production, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
"Expressing Yourself" Dancer [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Pit Supervisor [Replacement]
Tony (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Luke [Replacement]
Performer (Understudy) [Replacement]
Performer (Understudy) [Replacement]

Austin Lesch Biography

Broadway: Something Rotten, Billy Elliot, Violet. Off-Broadway: Altar Boyz. New York City Center Encores!: Violet. National Tour: Altar Boyz. TV/Film: √Ę‚ā¨ŇďPeter Pan Live!,√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě Across the Universe. Graduate of the Boston Conservatory. Much love and thanks to family and friends.





Austin Lesch News

Bradley Dean, Sean Allen Krill, Bryce Pinkham, and More Join CHESS Benefit Concert; F Photo Bradley Dean, Sean Allen Krill, Bryce Pinkham, and More Join CHESS Benefit Concert; Full Cast Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 29, 2022

The complete cast and creative team have been announced for the one-night-only benefit concert of the legendary musical Chess on Monday, December 12 at 7:30 pm ET at the Broadhurst Theatre. Joining the cast are Bradley Dean as ‚ÄúIvan Molokov,‚ÄĚ Tony Award nominee Sean Allan Krill as ‚ÄúWalter de Courcey,‚ÄĚ and Tony Award nominee Bryce Pinkham as ‚ÄúThe Arbiter.'

VIDEO: FROZEN Ushers Create Love Letter to the Show Photo VIDEO: FROZEN Ushers Create Love Letter to the Show
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2020

As BroadwayWorld previously announced, Frozen will not be re-opening when Broadway returns from its shutdown. In honor of the show, the ushers at the St. James Theatre created a video, set to Let It Go.

Breaking: FROZEN Officially Concludes Broadway Run Photo Breaking: FROZEN Officially Concludes Broadway Run
by Nicole Rosky - May 14, 2020

The Broadway production of Frozen will not reopen as a result of the industry-wide shutdown and resulting economic fallout. The production's final performance was Wednesday evening March 11, having played 825 performances and 26 previews.

VIDEO: See FROZEN's McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renee Perform the Television Debut of 'I Photo VIDEO: See FROZEN's McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renee Perform the Television Debut of 'I Can't Lose You'
by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2020

On Friday's episode of Live with Kelly and Ryan, Frozen on Broadway's new Anna and Elsa,  McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renée, performed the television debut of 'I Can't Lose You.' 

Photo Coverage: FROZEN's Ciara Renée, McKenzie Kurtz and Ryan McCartan Take First Cu Photo Photo Coverage: FROZEN's Ciara Renée, McKenzie Kurtz and Ryan McCartan Take First Curtain Call
by Katherine Lee - Feb 19, 2020

Frozen has welcomed a trio of new stars to the company beginning last night, Tuesday, February 18, 2020. McKenzie Kurtz makes her Broadway debut starring as Anna, Ciara Renée (Pippin, Big Fish, The Hunchback of Notre Dame) stars as Elsa, and Ryan McCartan (Wicked; Heathers: The Musical; Disney Channel's 'Liv & Maddie') joins the cast as Hans.

Photos and Video: Get a First Look at FROZEN's New Cast Members; Plus Learn About the Photo Photos and Video: Get a First Look at FROZEN's New Cast Members; Plus Learn About the Changes Coming to Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2020

As it approaches its second anniversary on Broadway, Frozen will welcome a trio of new stars joining the company tonight, Tuesday, February 18, 2020. McKenzie Kurtz makes her Broadway debut starring as Anna, Ciara Ren√©e (Pippin, Big Fish, The Hunchback of Notre Dame) stars as Elsa, and Ryan McCartan (Wicked; Heathers: The Musical; Disney Channel's ‚ÄúLiv & Maddie‚ÄĚ) joins the cast as Hans, replacing Patti Murin, Caissie Levy, and Joe Carroll, respectively.

Original FROZEN Stars Caissie Levy and Patti Murin Bid Farewell to Arendelle Today Photo Original FROZEN Stars Caissie Levy and Patti Murin Bid Farewell to Arendelle Today
by Stephi Wild - Feb 16, 2020

Original stars of Frozen, Caissie Levy and Patti Murin, play their final performance as Elsa and Anna tonight, February 16.

Breaking: Ciara Renee, McKenzie Kurtz & Ryan McCartan Will Join Cast of FROZEN on Bro Photo Breaking: Ciara Renee, McKenzie Kurtz & Ryan McCartan Will Join Cast of FROZEN on Broadway
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 15, 2020

Arendelle will soon welcome new royalty! BroadwayWorld has just learned that Ciara Renée, McKenzie Kurtz and Ryan McCartan will soon join the cast of Broadway's Frozen as Elsa, Anna, and Hans. All three will play their first performance on February 18. They take over the roles from original company members Caissie Levy and Patti Murin and Joe Carroll.

Meet the Current Cast Keeping FROZEN Cool In Summer Photo Meet the Current Cast Keeping FROZEN Cool In Summer
by Julie Musbach - Jul 5, 2019

The cold never bothered Broadway anyway! Frozen is now playing at the historic St. James Theatre, where it opened on Thursday, March 22, 2018 and has been in the top 10 best-selling shows every week, establishing itself as the biggest musical hit of its season. Having grossed more than any new Broadway musical since Hamilton and set four St. James Theatre house records in less than a year, Frozen has been seen by nearly 1M people since its Denver pre-Broadway engagement. As the summer days heat up, we're cooling down by getting to know the current 2019 cast!

Photos: Josh Gad Stops In For Warm Hugs At FROZEN On Broadway Photo Photos: Josh Gad Stops In For Warm Hugs At FROZEN On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 13, 2018

Tonight, Frozen film star Josh Gad stopped by the kingdom of Arendelle on Broadway with a visit to Frozen The Musical! See photos from Josh's visit to the show below!

Austin Lesch Videos

VIDEO: FROZEN Ushers Create Love Letter to the Show Videoplay
VIDEO: FROZEN Ushers Create Love Letter to the Show

by Stage Tube - May 16, 2020

As BroadwayWorld previously announced, Frozen will not be re-opening when Broadway returns from its shutdown. In honor of the show, the ushers at the St. James Theatre created a video, set to Let It Go.

VIDEO: See FROZEN's McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renee Perform the Television Debut of 'I Videoplay
VIDEO: See FROZEN's McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renee Perform the Television Debut of 'I Can't Lose You'

by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2020

On Friday's episode of Live with Kelly and Ryan, Frozen on Broadway's new Anna and Elsa,  McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renée, performed the television debut of 'I Can't Lose You.' 

VIDEO: FROZEN Celebrates Cast Album Release With 'Let It Go' Music Video Videoplay
VIDEO: FROZEN Celebrates Cast Album Release With 'Let It Go' Music Video

by Stage Tube - May 11, 2018

To celebrate the debut of the Frozen Original Broadway Cast Recording, the show has just released a brand new, behind-the-scenes music video of its best known song and Act I closer, "Let It Go." This is the first time that the Broadway version of the song, and Caissie Levy's (Elsa) thrilling vocal performance, have been heard outside of the St. James Theatre. The video takes the viewer into the recording studio with Levy and into the backstage and onstage worlds of the cast of the Broadway production of Frozen. "Let It Go" won the Academy Award¬ģ in 2014 for Best Original Song.

BWW TV: Hot Video! First Look at FROZEN on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Hot Video! First Look at FROZEN on Broadway!

by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2018

Disney's new Broadway musical Frozen celebrates its opening night at the St. James Theatre tonight, Thursday, March 22, 2018 and we've finally got a look at footage from the show via a just-released trailer!

VIDEO: FROZEN Composers Go Behind the Scenes of Elsa's New Song 'Monster' Videoplay
VIDEO: FROZEN Composers Go Behind the Scenes of Elsa's New Song 'Monster'

by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2018

Frozen Fridays have commenced with the first of four new songs written by Oscar winners Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez for Disney Theatrical's new Broadway musical Frozen!

VIDEO: FROZEN Cast and Creatives Chat Bringing Arendelle to Life in Denver Videoplay
VIDEO: FROZEN Cast and Creatives Chat Bringing Arendelle to Life in Denver

by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2017

Elsa is poised to cast her spell over Broadway, but first, Denver! Watch as Caissie Levy, Patti Murin, and director Michael Grandage discuss the journey from page to stage as Frozen the musical tells its story for the first time (in forever).

VIDEO: FROZEN Broadway with Anna, Elsa, Olaf and More! Go Inside Rehearsal! Videoplay
VIDEO: FROZEN Broadway with Anna, Elsa, Olaf and More! Go Inside Rehearsal!

by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2017

Disney's new Broadway musical Frozen releases the first sneak peek at the production, with interviews with the creative team behind the musical and footage from inside the rehearsal room. We're taking you behind the scenes below!

VIDEO: Watch The Broadway Stars of FROZEN Sing From The Show
by Alan Henry - Jun 16, 2017

Disney Theatrical Productions has just announced the full cast and creative team for its new Broadway musical, Frozen, which will join hits Aladdin and The Lion King on Broadway in spring 2018 at the St. James Theatre. Check out its two stars singing from the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Marriott Theatre's EVITA
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2016

EVITA, one of the most passionate and powerful rock operas in Broadway history, will be presented at The Marriott Theatre (10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire), previewing April 13, opening April 20 and running through June 5. The winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical masterpiece with lyrics by Tim Rice will be directed and choreographed by Jeff Award-nominee Alex Sanchez(Choreography for On the Town and Mary Poppins at The Marriott Theatre; Follies at Chicago Shakespeare Theater) with musical direction by Ryan T. Nelson.

VIDEO: Christian Borle & Cast of SOMETHING ROTTEN Perform 'Hard To Be The Bard'
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 7, 2015

Below, watch Tony Award winner Christian Borle and the cast of Broadway's SOMETHING ROTTEN perform the hilarious number 'Hard To Be The Bard'.


Austin Lesch Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Austin Lesch been in?
Austin Lesch has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Austin Lesch been in?
Austin Lesch has not appeared in the West End