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Barry Bostwick

 
Date of Birth: February 24, 1946 (76)

Birth Place: San Mateo, CA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Performer
Nick Charles
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1981
Pirate King
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1976
Jamie Lockhart
  [Broadway]
1976
Joe
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Danny Zuko
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1971
Kelly
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1970
Leo/Jacques/Pierre/Jean de Jouvenel/Goudeket
  [Broadway]
1969
Osric
Ghost
Player
  [Broadway]
1969
Porter
The Cock
  [Off-Broadway]
Concert [Off-Broadway], 1977
Georg Nowack

Photos

Barry Bostwick, Roz Ryan, Eugene Pack Photo

Barry Bostwick, Roz Ryan, Eugene Pack

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04/18/2019
Mary Birdsong, Roz Ryan, Barry Bostwick, Milanka Brooks, Caspar Phillipson,. Photo

Mary Birdsong, Roz Ryan, Barry Bostwick, Milanka Brooks, Caspar Phillipson,.

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Date:
04/18/2019
Roz Ryan, Barry Bostwick. Photo

Roz Ryan, Barry Bostwick.

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Date:
04/18/2019
producer Ken Waissman and partner Maxine Fox, Barry Bostwick, Jeff Conaway & Candice  Photo

producer Ken Waissman and partner Maxine Fox, Barry Bostwick, Jeff Conaway & Candice Earley on stage December 2, 1979 as Grease passed Fiddler on the Roof as Broadway's longest running show with its 3243rd performance at the Royale Theatre in New York Ci

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Date:
02/06/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Performer

Nick Charles

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1981
Pirate King

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1976
Jamie Lockhart

  [Broadway]
1976
Joe

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Danny Zuko

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1971
Kelly

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1970
Leo/Jacques/Pierre/Jean de Jouvenel/Goudeket

  [Broadway]
1969
Osric

Ghost

Player

  [Broadway]
1969
Porter

The Cock

  [Off-Broadway]
Concert [Off-Broadway], 1977
Georg Nowack


Barry Bostwick Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Actor - Muscial
Barry Bostwick, She Loves Me
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Actor - Musical
Barry Bostwick, The Robber Bridegroom
 
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Barry Bostwick , The Robber Bridegroom
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Barry Bostwick, They Knew What They Wanted
 
Tony Awards - 1972 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Barry Bostwick , Grease

Barry Bostwick News

New Book About the Making of GREASE to Be Released For the Musical's 50th Anniversary Photo New Book About the Making of GREASE to Be Released For the Musical's 50th Anniversary
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2022

A new book about the making of Grease will be released in honor of the musical's 50th anniversary this year!

28 Theater Books for Your Spring 2022 Reading List Photo 28 Theater Books for Your Spring 2022 Reading List
by Team BWW - Apr 9, 2022

Spring has sprung and the great weather calls for a great book to enjoy outdoors! You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind. From theatre biographies to theatre fiction; theatre books for kids to theatre history; check out our collection of 28 new Broadway books for every theatre lover's spring reading list.

Se cumplen 50 a√Īos del estreno de GREASE en Broadway Photo Se cumplen 50 a√Īos del estreno de GREASE en Broadway
by Elena Díaz-Guerra - Feb 15, 2022

El 14 de febrero de 1972 se estrenó el musical en el Majestic Theatre de Nueva York.

MUSICAL THEATRE MELODIES to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of GREASE Photo MUSICAL THEATRE MELODIES to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of GREASE
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 30, 2022

The next Musical Theatre Melodies broadcast, hosted by Rob Morrison on 96.5 FM on Tuesday, February 1 will mark the 50th anniversary of the Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey musical GREASE from the 1972 original Broadway cast recording starring Barry Bostwick, Carole Demas, Adrienne Barbeau, Don Billett, Walter Bobbie, Jim Borrelli, James Canning, Daniel Deitch, Katie Hanley, Tom Harris, Ilene Kristen, Dorothy Leon, Timothy Meyers, Kathi Moss, Alan Paul, Joy Rinaldi, Marya Small and Garn Stephens. 

BWW Preview: Austrian Productions to Look Forward in 2022 Photo BWW Preview: Austrian Productions to Look Forward in 2022
by Martin Ganeider - Jan 19, 2022

Heading into the 2022 theatre season, Austria has a wealth of productions that deserve your attention. In this feature, I break down some of the shows that I will definitely be getting tickets to see. From Saigon to Rydell High, a ton of shows to choose from, so go out there and get your tickets before they're gone!

Hedgerow Theatre Announces THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW New Year's Eve Celebration Photo Hedgerow Theatre Announces THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW New Year's Eve Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2021

Hedgerow Theatre is ringing in the New Year, 'Over at the Frankenstein Place,' with the ultimate midnight movie experience, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the longest running theatrical release in all of film history and arguably the greatest cult classic of all time.

VIDEO: Kathy Najiimy & Jennifer Coolidge Go Behind-the-Scenes of SINGLE ALL THE WAY Photo VIDEO: Kathy Najiimy & Jennifer Coolidge Go Behind-the-Scenes of SINGLE ALL THE WAY
by Michael Major - Dec 8, 2021

Kathy Najimy and Jennifer Coolidge go behind the scenes of Netflix's Single All the Way! The new gay holiday rom-com also stars Michael Urie, Philemon Chambers, Barry Bostwick, and more. Directed by Michael Mayer, the film was written by Chad Hodge. Watch the new featurette now!

VIDEO: Watch Michael Urie in the SINGLE ALL THE WAY Netflix Trailer Photo VIDEO: Watch Michael Urie in the SINGLE ALL THE WAY Netflix Trailer
by Michael Major - Nov 10, 2021

Netflix has released the trailer for Single All the Way, a new holiday film starring Michael Urie Philemon Chambers, Jennifer Coolidge, Barry Bostwick, Kathy Najimy, and more. Directed by Michael Mayer, the film was written by Chad Hodge.

BWW Feature: OPERA IN AMERICA AND ABROAD at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: OPERA IN AMERICA AND ABROAD at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Oct 9, 2021

Tour members meet on the Flying Opera Magic Carpet for a week of American and international performances. Our first stop is at San Francisco Opera, for Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven online October 14, 17, and 30, 2021. Cost- $25.

8 numeros de GREASE que no te puedes perder Photo 8 numeros de GREASE que no te puedes perder
by Angeles Diaz - Sep 20, 2021

Con la inminente vuelta a Madrid de Grease el 2 de octubre, en BroadwayWorld Spain hemos querido hacer un repaso a algunas de las actuaciones que más nos han sorprendido de otras producciones del musical americano. 

Barry Bostwick Videos

VIDEO: YouTube's Jon Cozart, Stage Vet Barry Bostwick in Musical Episode of INSIDE THE EXTRAS STUDIO
by TV News Desk - May 20, 2016

YouTube star Jon Cozart (Paint - creator of viral hits like Disney parody, 'After Ever After') brings his considerable talents to this week's INSIDE THE EXTRAS STUDIO, a musical episode in which he sings alongside Tony Award-winning actor Barry Bostwick (Scandal, The Rocky Horror Picture Show) and Mary Kate Wiles (The Lizzie Bennett Diaries). The song comes from Kenny Wood and Kahle McCann, the multi-award-winning songwriting duo behind short musical SUDDEN DEATH! and the musical episode of RESEARCH. Watch the episode below!

VIDEO: First Look - Adam Pascal & More Star in THE DEVIL'S CARNIVAL
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 25, 2015

After triumphant collaborations on 2008's Repo! The Genetic Opera and 2012's The Devil's Carnival: Episode One, cult filmmakers Darren Lynn Bousman (SAW 2) and Terrance Zdunich are back with the second installment to their fantasy-musical film franchise.

VIDEO: First Look - Teaser Trailer for Syfy's Original Movie SHARKNADO!
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 5, 2013

Up in the sky. It's a bird. It's a plane. No, it's a...shark! A supersized storm sucks sharks from the ocean and hurls them onto land in the new Syfy Original Movie Sharknado, premiering Thursday, July 11 at 9PM (ET/PT). Check out a teaser trailer for the film below!

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: GYPSY OF THE YEAR - Original Cast of GREASE Highlights
by Robert Diamond - Dec 6, 2011

The opening number featured the original Broadway cast of Grease reuniting for a special 40-year anniversary tribute. Among the stars returning to the stage from one of the most popular musicals in Broadway history are Barry Bostwick (Danny), Carole Demas (Sandy), Adrienne Barbeau (Betty Rizzo), Alan Paul (Teen Angel/Johnny Casino) and Walter Bobbie (Roger). Also joining the opening number reunion are original cast members Don Billett (Vince Fontaine), James Canning (Doody), Daniel Douglas (Burger Palace Boy), Katie Hanley (Marty), Tom Harris (Eugene Florczyk ), Ilene Kristen (Patty Simcox), Joy Rinaldi (Pink Lady) and Mews Small (Frenchy). Grease, with book, music and lyrics by Jim Jacobs and WarRen Casey, garnered seven Tony Award nominations and played 3,388 Broadway performances before closing April 13, 1980.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Matt McGrath in Old Globe's ROCKY HORROR SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 3, 2011

James V√°squez directs THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW at The Old Globe, with book, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien, choreography by JT Horenstein and music direction by Mike Wilkins. The Rocky Horror Show will run in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center through November 6. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Old Globe's ROCKY HORROR SHOW
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 9, 2011

James V√°squez directs THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW at The Old Globe, with book, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien, choreography by JT Horenstein and music direction by Mike Wilkins. The Rocky Horror Show will run in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center, Sept. 15 - Nov. 6. Preview performances run Sept. 15 - Sept. 22. Opening night is Friday, Sept. 23 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park.

STAGE TUBE: GLEE, Devito et al. Pay Tribute to 'Rocky Horror' in Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 29, 2010

Last night, the cast of GLEE was joined by Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Barry Bostwick and Tim Curry themselves in a Rocky Horror Tribute concert at the Wiltern in Hollywood. Click below for some of the show's highlights!


Barry Bostwick Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Barry Bostwick been in?
Barry Bostwick has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Barry Bostwick been in?
Barry Bostwick has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Barry Bostwick been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor - Muscial (Drama Desk Awards) for She Loves Me , Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Robber Bridegroom , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Robber Bridegroom Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for They Knew What They Wanted and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Grease .

What awards has Barry Bostwick won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Robber Bridegroomand Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Grease.