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Barrett Foa

 
Birth Place:
New York City, New York, USA
Bio:
Foa is an American actor, best known for his role as Eric Beale on the CBS series NCIS: Los Angeles. Barrett made his Broadway debut in 2001 in the original cast of MAMMA MIA! After only 6 months, Barrett left MAMMA MIA! to do a three month long regional gig at TheatreWorks in Palo Alto, CA, ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: September 18, 1977 (44)

Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA

Bio:
Foa is an American actor, best known for his role as Eric Beale on the CBS series NCIS: Los Angeles. Barrett made his Broadway debut in 2001 in the original cast of MAMMA MIA! After only 6 months, Barrett left MAMMA MIA! to do a three month long regional gig at TheatreWorks in Palo Alto, CA, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
Alex More [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Eddie
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2007
Frederic
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2006
Chip Brewster
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2005
Leaf Coneybear [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 2003
Ensemble
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 2003
Mordred
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Cupid
  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2003
Choir
CHESS Choir
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2003
Ensemble [Replacement]
Princeton/Rod [Replacement]
Nicky/Trekkie/Bear (Understudy) [Replacement]
Princeton/Rod (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Performer (Swing)
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2000
Jesus
  [New York]
Workshop, 2001
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals Tonight! Concert, 1999
Ensemble
Johnny (Understudy)

Photos

From left, actor Barrett Foa and Andrew Urankar arrive for the opening night performa Photo

From left, actor Barrett Foa and Andrew Urankar arrive for the opening night performance of ?Hadestown? at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre on April 27, 2022, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo b

From: 
Date:
04/29/2022
Barrett Foa, Blake Estrada, Alex Ellis, Eric Kalver, Bryce Charles, Zakiya Young Photo

Barrett Foa, Blake Estrada, Alex Ellis, Eric Kalver, Bryce Charles, Zakiya Young

From: 
Date:
02/27/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
Alex More [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Eddie

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2007
Frederic

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2006
Chip Brewster

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2005
Leaf Coneybear [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 2003
Ensemble

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 2003
Mordred

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Cupid

  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2003
Choir

CHESS Choir

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2003
Ensemble [Replacement]

Princeton/Rod [Replacement]

Nicky/Trekkie/Bear (Understudy) [Replacement]

Princeton/Rod (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Performer (Swing)

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2000
Jesus

  [New York]
Workshop, 2001
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals Tonight! Concert, 1999
Ensemble

Johnny (Understudy)

Barrett Foa Biography

Foa is an American actor, best known for his role as Eric Beale on the CBS series NCIS: Los Angeles.

Barrett made his Broadway debut in 2001 in the original cast of MAMMA MIA!

After only 6 months, Barrett left MAMMA MIA! to do a three month long regional gig at TheatreWorks in Palo Alto, CA, creating a character in KEPT by Henry Krieger

He played Matt in THE FANTASTICKS at the Muny, Claudio in MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at Hartford Stage, Mordred in CAMELOT at the Paper Mill Playhouse, and more.

Barrett then came back to New York to play Cupid in the four person off-Broadway production of CUPID AND PSYCHE.

Barrett became the first understudy to the role of Princeton/Rod in AVENUE Q in December 2003. After about a year, Barrett took over the leading role on February 1, 2005.

While in AVENUE Q, Barrett was offered the role of Leaf Coneybear in the Broadway company of THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE.

He appeared in PIRATES! at Paper Mill Playhouse and THE LADY IN QUESTION at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor.

Most recently, he appeared in BUYER AND CELLAR off-Broadway.

Since 2006, Barrett has been involved with numerous productions with Project Shaw, a monthly concert reading of every one of George Bernard Shaw's plays featuring star-studded casts, and held at the Players Club in New York. Barrett has been seen in JOHN BULL'S OTHER ISLAND, THE APPLE CART, THE MUSIC CURE, THE KING, THE CONSTITUTION AND THE LADY, INTERLUDE AT THE PLAYHOUSE, and WIDOWERS' HOUSES, playing opposite the likes of Marian Seldes, Brian Murray, Charlotte Rae, George S. Irving, Paxton Whitehead, David Garrison, Marc Kudisch and many others.






Barrett Foa News

Todd Buonopane Joins Jason Kravits For OFF THE TOP at Birdland Theater Next Week Photo Todd Buonopane Joins Jason Kravits For OFF THE TOP at Birdland Theater Next Week
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

After sold-out shows in NYC last fall (and 2+ years after a star-studded week-long London residency) the award-winning, internationally acclaimed, completely improvised night of music and comedy returns to the Birdland Theater for one night only... and then moves on to London for two shows at The Crazy Coqs.

Photos: HADESTOWN Celebrates Opening Night at Center Theatre Group Photo Photos: HADESTOWN Celebrates Opening Night at Center Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2022

The Los Angeles engagement of 'Hadestown' opened this week at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre.

Jason Kravits Brings OFF THE TOP! to New York and London in May Photo Jason Kravits Brings OFF THE TOP! to New York and London in May
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2022

OFF the TOP! with Jason Kravits will play Birdland Theater on May 16th as well as The Crazy Coqs in London, May 27th-28th!

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  to Return to The Green Room 42 Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to Return to The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis will continue¬†his¬†ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of¬†AT THIS PERFORMANCE‚Ķ‚ĄĘ¬†to be held on¬†Monday, April 18th¬†¬†at¬†The¬†Green Room 42,¬†Green Fig, Fourth Floor,¬†Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd¬†Street), New York, NY 10036¬†at¬†7¬†PM.¬†

Seth Sikes, Lee Roy Reams & More Featured on New Album MY MAN - Out Now Photo Seth Sikes, Lee Roy Reams & More Featured on New Album MY MAN - Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

'My Man: Songs of Gay Love, with an All-Star New York Cast'--the latest CD from ASCAP Award-winning playwright/producer Chip Deffaa--is out now. It features such  Broadway notables as  Lee Roy Reams ('La Cage Aux Folles'),  Barrett Foa  ('Avenue Q'), and Jon Peterson ('Cabaret'),  plus such top nightclub and cabaret stars as Seth Sikes, and more.

BWW Exclusive: Seth Sikes, Lee Roy Reams & More to be Featured on MY MAN Album Photo BWW Exclusive: Seth Sikes, Lee Roy Reams & More to be Featured on MY MAN Album
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

ASCAP Award-winning writer/producer Chip Deffaa's new CD, 'My Man: Songs of Gay Love'--being released April 7th--will feature such  Broadway notables as  Lee Roy Reams ('La Cage Aux Folles'),  Barrett Foa  ('Avenue Q'), and Jon Peterson ('Cabaret').

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...to Make Green Room 42 Return This Winter Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE...to Make Green Room 42 Return This Winter
by Gigi Gervais - Dec 1, 2021

¬†Stephen DeAngelis¬†continues his¬†ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of¬†At This Performance‚Ķ‚ĄĘ¬†to be held on¬†Monday,¬†December 13th¬†¬†at¬†The¬†Green Room 42,¬†Green Fig, Fourth Floor,¬†Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd¬†Street), New York, NY 10036¬†at¬†7¬†PM.¬†

Jason Kravits to Return to Birdland With OFF THE TOP! in November Photo Jason Kravits to Return to Birdland With OFF THE TOP! in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021

After a sold-out run in September, the award-winning, internationally acclaimed, completely improvised night of music and comedy returns to Birdland - this time upstairs! - for a rare Monday night performance.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to the Green Room 42 Featuring Broadway Standbys, Un Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to the Green Room 42 Featuring Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

Stephen DeAngelis is resuming¬†his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of¬†AT THIS PERFORMANCE‚Ķ‚ĄĘ¬†to be held on¬†Monday, September 27th¬†¬†at¬†The¬†Green Room 42,¬†Green Fig, Fourth Floor,¬†Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd¬†Street), New York, NY 10036¬†at¬†7¬†PM.¬†

Nellie McKay Joins List Of Guests In OFF THE TOP! With Jason Kravits at Birdland Photo Nellie McKay Joins List Of Guests In OFF THE TOP! With Jason Kravits at Birdland
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

OFF the TOP! has added 4 special guests to the line-up. Friday, Sept 17th the show welcomes TARIK DAVIS (The Amber Ruffin Show, Freestyle Love Supreme on Broadway) and Jimmy O'Connell (the Jimmy O'Connell sextet). On Saturday, Sept 18th, Angel Desai (NCIS: New Orleans, Blue Bloods) and world-renowned recording artist, Nellie McKay (Threepenny Opera, Old Hats) join the bill.

Barrett Foa Videos

BWW TV: Jennifer Hudson Wows at Center Theatre Group's 50th Anniversary Celebration in LA!
by Michael Sterling - May 31, 2017

The 50th Anniversary Celebration of the west coast's renowned Center Theatre Group was a thrilling evening of performances top lined by Academy Award winner and Platinum recording artist Jennifer Hudson at the Ahmanson Theatre Sunday, May 20th in Los Angeles. Fresh off her acclaimed performance in NBC's "Hairspray Live!," Hudson sang the evening's closing number. BWW TV's own Michael Sterling covered the red carpet for the much anticipated event.

BWW TV Exclusive: STAGE Tributes Idols and Icons with Dale Kristien, Reeve Carney, Christine Pedi - Plus Michael Crawford!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2017

The Southland Theatre Artists Goodwill Event (S.T.A.G.E.) just presented its 33rd annual gala, 'Idols & Icons,' at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. This was the last S.T.A.G.E. show after 33 years. AIDS has not been cured, and the fight continues through APLA Health Services, despite the fact that the show has now taken its final bow in L.A.

STAGE TUBE: VILLAIN: DEBLANKS - A Step-by-Step Guide to the Hilarity
by Stage Tube - Oct 16, 2015

Click below to learn how VILLAIN: DEBLANKS -- a fun, new, monthly NYC cabaret show -- works, with help from the first NYC cast: Barrett Foa, Ryann Redmond, Bobby Cronin, Lesli Margherita, Nancy Opel and Bernard Dotson!

BWW TV: STOMP Cast Gets Percussive in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 11, 2014

This week's event was hosted by BUYER & CELLAR's Barrett Foa and featured performances from STOMP, including Jason Mills, Alan Asuncion, Manny Osoria, Marivaldo Dos Santos, Dustin Elsea, Chafic Saad, Penny Wendtlandt, and Kris Lee). BroadwayWorld brings you clips from their performance below!

BWW TV: Watch WICKED's New Leads Defy Gravity in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 13, 2014

This week's event was hosted by BUYER & CELLAR's Barrett Foa and featured performances from the cast of WICKED, including Chrstine Dwyer, Jenni Barber and Justin Guarini. Click below to watch clips from 'Popular,' 'As Long as You're Mine,' and 'The Wizard and I.'

STAGE TUBE: BUYER & CELLAR's Barrett Foa Discusses Babs, L.L. Cool J
by Stage Tube - Jul 8, 2014

On Monday night, Barrett Foa, the star of the longest-running Off-Broadway comedy BUYER & CELLAR, stopped by WNBC. The Broadway vet talked about the show, which closes in just a few weeks, Barbra Streisand, and his day job on NCIS: LA working with L.L. Cool J and Chris O'Donnell.

STAGE TUBE: Watch THE SKIVVIES in Concert at 54 Below with Guests Krysta Rodriguez, Wesley Taylor & More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2014

Last Night, the Skivvies returned to 54 below joined by Malcolm Gets, Sophie B. Hawkins, Jenny Lee Stern, Krysta Rodriguez, Wesley Taylor, Mitch Jarvis, Barrett Foa, and Heather Matarazzo! Some of the songs they sang include 'Pumped Up Kicks/Glitter and Be Gay,' 'Video Killed the Radio Star,' 'Happy Medley,' and more!

STAGE TUBE: Barrett Foa Goes Behind the Scenes of the Tony Awards!
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2014

NCIS: LOS ANGELES's Barrett Foa is reprising his role as social media reporter for THE 68TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS, which will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Sunday, June 8 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/ delayed PT), on the CBS Television Network.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Barrett Foa, Courtney Balan and More in Highlights of CRT's THE MUSIC MAN
by Stage Tube - Jul 14, 2013

Barrett Foa, of TV's NCIS: Los Angeles and Broadway's Avenue Q, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Mamma Mia! and Godspell, stars as 'Harold Hill' in Connecticut Repertory Theatre's production of THE MUSIC MAN, running through July 21, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at highlights of the production below!

MEGA STAGE TUBE: Laura Benanti, Barrett Foa & More Sing with The Skivvies in LA!
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2013

The Skivvies just made their Los Angeles debut at the Rockwell Table & Stage on March 4 at with special guests, Laura Benanti, Daisy Eagan, Barrett Foa & more. Click below to watch all of the performances from the LA show!


Barrett Foa Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Barrett Foa been in?
Barrett Foa has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Barrett Foa been in?
Barrett Foa has not appeared in the West End