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Austin McKenzie

 
Bio:
Austin McKenzie is making his Broadway debut in Deaf West’s Spring Awakening. He recently finished starring in his first feature film directed by Dan Harris, Speech & Debate. Born in Arizona, Austin attended Columbia College Chicago, studying to become a special needs teacher and ASL interpreter. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Austin McKenzie is making his Broadway debut in Deaf West’s Spring Awakening. He recently finished starring in his first feature film directed by Dan Harris, Speech & Debate. Born in Arizona, Austin attended Columbia College Chicago, studying to become a special needs teacher and ASL interpreter. ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Deaf West Broadway Revivial Production, 2015
Melchior

Austin McKenzie Biography

Austin McKenzie is making his Broadway debut in Deaf West’s Spring Awakening. He recently finished starring in his first feature film directed by Dan Harris, Speech & Debate. Born in Arizona, Austin attended Columbia College Chicago, studying to become a special needs teacher and ASL interpreter. He gives Camp Tatiyee, Michael Arden, his mother and sister his utmost gratitude for awakening him and giving him the support to move forward in all things.

Austin McKenzie Awards and Nominations

 
- 2015 - Theatre Finalists
Austin McKenzie

Austin McKenzie News

Social Roundup: BroadwayWorld Fans Name Their Favorite Tony Award Performances! Photo Social Roundup: BroadwayWorld Fans Name Their Favorite Tony Award Performances!
by Linnae Medeiros - May 15, 2019

We asked, and you all answered! With Tony season in full swing, we asked BroadwayWorld readers to let us know which of the countless iconic Tony Award performances over the years is their favorite. We've now gathered some of the most popular answers for you to enjoy and to tide you over until this year's Tony Awards ceremony! Check them all out below!

Scoop: WHEN WE RISE - Part IV on ABC - Today, March 3, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2017

Get all the scoop on WHEN WE RISE - Part IV, airing on ABC today, March 3, 2017!

Scoop: WHEN WE RISE - Part III on ABC - Today, March 2, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2017

Get all the scoop on WHEN WE RISE - Part III, airing on ABC today, March 2, 2017!

Scoop: WHEN WE RISE - Part II on ABC - Today, March 1, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Get all the scoop on WHEN WE RISE - Part II, airing on ABC today, March 1, 2017!

Scoop: WHEN WE RISE - Part IV on ABC - Friday, March 3, 2017
by - Feb 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on WHEN WE RISE - Part IV, airing on ABC on Friday, March 3, 2017!

Scoop: WHEN WE RISE - Part III on ABC - Thursday, March 2, 2017
by - Feb 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on WHEN WE RISE - Part III, airing on ABC on Thursday, March 2, 2017!

Scoop: WHEN WE RISE - Part II on ABC - Wednesday, March 1, 2017
by - Feb 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on WHEN WE RISE - Part II, airing on ABC on Wednesday, March 1, 2017!

ABC Announces Schedule Change for WHEN WE RISE
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 25, 2017

Due to ABC News' special report, ‚ÄúPresident Donald Trump's Address to Congress,‚ÄĚ taking place on Tuesday, February 28, the WHEN WE RISE air schedule will effectively change.

ABC Announces May Premiere Date for DIRTY DANCING Event Movie
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 10, 2017

The ABC Television Network has announced midseason premiere dates for the mini-series 'When We Rise' and series premiere dates for the one-hour drama 'Time After Time,' half-hour comedy 'Imaginary Mary' and the event movie 'Dirty Dancing,'

Dark, Graceful, Whimsical and Enduring - Looking Back at Shows That Closed in 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 30, 2016

Happy New Year, BroadwayWorld! As we eagerly anticipate the amazing musicals and plays coming up in 2017, we're taking a moment to look back at the significant Broadway closings of 2016.

Austin McKenzie Videos

VIDEO: Cast of SPRING AWAKENING Reunite for Medley of Songs on the TONY AWARDS
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 12, 2016

The cast of SPRING AWAKENING reunited for an epic medley of 'Mama Who Bore Me' and 'Bitch of Living' on the 70th Annual TONY AWARDS. Watch the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: American Theatre Wing Continues 'Working in the Theatre' with Sign Language Theatre Special Showcasing SPRING AWAKENING
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2016

The American Theatre Wing (Heather Hitchens, President) continues its legendary, long running, and completely revamped web series, "Working in the Theatre," with an all new episode on "Sign Language Theatre." Check it out below!

BWW TV: Catch a Sneak Peek of Broadway-Bound SPRING AWAKENING; Close-Captioned Edition!
by TV - Press Previews - Aug 29, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, began rehearsals earlier this month for its big Broadway transfer. Earlier this week, the company invited the press inside their rehearsal room for a sneak peek of what they've been working on. Since the production aims to bridge a gap between hearing and deaf audiences, we are bringing you a special close-captioned version of the festivities below! CLICK HERE to watch the footage without captions.

BWW TV: Go Inside the Rehearsal Room with the Company of SPRING AWAKENING; Plus a Performance Preview!
by TV - Press Previews - Aug 26, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed byMichael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, began rehearsals earlier this month for its big Broadway transfer. The company invited BroadwayWorld inside the rehearsal room today for a special sneak peek of 'Mama Who Bore Me,' 'The Bitch of Living,' and 'The Song of Purple Summer'. Check out performance previews and interviews with the whole team below!

BWW TV: Purple Summer Has Arrived! Watch the First Performance Preview from SPRING AWAKENING!
by TV - Press Previews - Aug 25, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, began rehearsals earlier this month for its big Broadway transfer. The company invited BroadwayWorld inside the rehearsal room today for a sepcial sneak peek of 'Mama Who Bore Me,' 'The Bitch of Living,' and 'The Song of Purple Summer', and you can check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: SPRING AWAKENING's Sean Grandillo Brings Fans 60 SECONDS OF SPRING- Watch Episode 2!
by Stage Tube - Aug 19, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, just began rehearsals for its Broadway transfer and company member Sean Grandillo is vlogging about the experience. He writes: 'Here's another little peek into what's been going on with us in between the packed schedule of staging the show, rehearsing choreography, music, and ASL, and getting ready to bring our show to New York!'

STAGE TUBE: SPRING AWAKENING's Sean Grandillo Brings Fans 60 SECONDS OF SPRING- Watch Episode 1!
by Stage Tube - Aug 18, 2015

Deaf West's acclaimed production of Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening, directed by Michael Arden and choreographed by Spencer Liff, just began rehearsals for its Broadway transfer and company member Sean Grandillo is vlogging about the experience.  He writes: 'So this week the cast of Deaf West's upcoming revival of Spring Awakening on Broadway started our rehearsals, and I couldn't be more excited. I thought I'd vlog my way through the process to share this incredible experience with the world!' Check out episode 1 below!

STAGE TUBE: New Promo for Deaf West's SPRING AWAKENING
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2014

The multiple Tony Award-winning musical adaptation of Spring Awakening, with book and lyrics by Steven Sater and music by Duncan Sheik, is set to receive an innovative, immersive production performed simultaneously in American Sign Language and spoken English. Presented by Deaf West Theatre in association with The Forest of Arden, Spring Awakening opens tomorrow, September 13, at Inner-City Arts in downtown L.A. Click below to watch a new promo for the show!


Austin McKenzie Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Austin McKenzie been in?
Austin McKenzie has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

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

What awards has Austin McKenzie been nominated for?
Theatre Finalists () for .