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Ben Caplan

 
Bio:
Ben Caplan is a New York based Composer, Actor, and Music Director. He has been seen as Christian Grey in both the Off-Broadway and National Tour of 50 SHADES, THE MUSICAL! as well as in Barrington Stage Company's production of John Guare's HIS GIRL FRIDAY. As a music director and arranger, Ben has ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ben Caplan is a New York based Composer, Actor, and Music Director. He has been seen as Christian Grey in both the Off-Broadway and National Tour of 50 SHADES, THE MUSICAL! as well as in Barrington Stage Company's production of John Guare's HIS GIRL FRIDAY. As a music director and arranger, Ben has ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Production, 2022
Arragon/Duke/Solanio
  [West End]
Original Production, 2017
Ted

Photos

Sophie Melville, Ben Caplan Photo

Sophie Melville, Ben Caplan

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Date:
03/01/2022
Adrian Schiller, Ben Caplan Photo

Adrian Schiller, Ben Caplan

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03/01/2022
Tiger Brown, Ben Caplan, Adam B. Shapiro and Alexis Field Photo

Tiger Brown, Ben Caplan, Adam B. Shapiro and Alexis Field

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Date:
12/14/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Production, 2022
Arragon/Duke/Solanio

  [West End]
Original Production, 2017
Ted

Ben Caplan Biography

Ben Caplan is a New York based Composer, Actor, and Music Director. He has been seen as Christian Grey in both the Off-Broadway and National Tour of 50 SHADES, THE MUSICAL! as well as in Barrington Stage Company's production of John Guare's HIS GIRL FRIDAY. As a music director and arranger, Ben has worked through NYU, The People's Improv Theater, the New York Musical Theatre Festival and Feinstein's/54 Below. TheBenCaplanNYC@gmail.com

Ben Caplan Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Music
Ben CaplanOld Stock: A Refugee Love Story

Ben Caplan News

Montreal Folk Duo Steve and Ginie Jackson Share 'Help Me!' Off Upcoming LP Photo Montreal Folk Duo Steve and Ginie Jackson Share 'Help Me!' Off Upcoming LP
by Marissa Tomeo - May 11, 2022

Montreal acoustic folk duo Steve & Ginie Jackson are back with a new full length album 'Colder Than The Sea' out May 26 on Thousand Islands Records. The Montréal based duo will be on tour in Canada and the USA with European dates to be announced soon. The album's third single 'Help Me!' is now streaming at https://bfan.link/help-me.

BWW Review: THE END OF THE NIGHT, Park Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE END OF THE NIGHT, Park Theatre
by Gary Naylor - May 4, 2022

Ben Brown's play, set at the end of World War II, does not fully deliver on its raw materials' dramatic possibilities

Alexis Field to Present TINDERING ACROSS AMERICA at The Green Room 42 Photo Alexis Field to Present TINDERING ACROSS AMERICA at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

THE GREEN ROOM 42, will present Alexis Field in “Tindering Across America” on Friday, May 27th at 9:30pm. What happens when an actress on tour Tinders her way state-by-state through the dating world? Will Mister Right be waiting in Kentucky? Is romance in Chicago as deep as their pizza?

A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Be Photo A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Betsy Wolfe, Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More at The Green Room 42 in May Photo Betsy Wolfe, Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More at The Green Room 42 in May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their May line-up for in-person performances. Located inside YOTEL Times Square (570 Tenth Avenue, Fourth Floor), The Green Room 42 is Broadway's newest and most spacious cabaret club.

Steve & Ginie Jackson Release New Single '7 Billion People' Photo Steve & Ginie Jackson Release New Single '7 Billion People'
by Michael Major - Apr 4, 2022

Steve & Ginie Jackson is a Festive Folk duo based in Montreal, Québec, Canada. They made their debut in 2017 and have played over 200 shows across 9 countries. Their Folk Pop, Bluegrass, Irish/Trad influences will let you dream and travel. The Montréal based duo will be on tour in Canada and the USA with European dates to be announced soon.

THE END OF THE NIGHT Comes to the Park Theatre in April Photo THE END OF THE NIGHT Comes to the Park Theatre in April
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

From the writer of Three Days In May (WhatsOnStage Best New Play Award) and A Splinter of Ice and acclaimed director Alan Strachan comes the world premiere of a tense new drama based on an astonishing true story.

Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More This April at The Green Room 42 Photo Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More This April at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their April line-up for in-person performances. Located inside YOTEL Times Square (570 Tenth Avenue, Fourth Floor), The Green Room 42 is Broadway's newest and most spacious cabaret club.

BWW Interview: Jen Sandler, The Producing Power Behind Some of 54 Below's Biggest Sho Photo BWW Interview: Jen Sandler, The Producing Power Behind Some of 54 Below's Biggest Shows
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 17, 2022

Ever wonder what a cabaret producer does? Learn all about the life from one of the industry's busiest creatives, Jen Sandler.

Theater J Announces 32nd Season Photo Theater J Announces 32nd Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2022

Theater J has announced Theater J’s 32nd season, which includes five plays and a bonus return engagement of a musical masterpiece.

Ben Caplan Videos

STAGE TUBE: Stars Bring Laughter, Learning & Love in 54 CELEBRATES THE MUPPETS - All the Performances!
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2016

For over 60 years, the Muppets have been entertaining the world through laughter, learning, love - and lots of music. For one night only, some of Broadway and comedy's brightest stars came together in a celebration of the songs they've brought us and the stories they've told us - those most sensational, inspirational, celebrational, muppetational Muppets. Click below to watch the performances from the sold-out 54 CELEBRATES THE MUPPETS, hosted by Griffin Newman (HBO's Vinyl, Amazon's The Tick)!

BWW TV: Watch Sneak Peek of SUNNY AFTERNOON- Previews Begin October 4
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 26, 2014

Sunny Afternoon, the critically acclaimed new musical which tells the story of the early life of Ray Davies and the rise to stardom of The Kinks, has extended its run until 31 January 2015. The show begins previews at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 4 October 2014. BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peek below!


Ben Caplan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ben Caplan been in?
Ben Caplan has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Ben Caplan been in?
Ben Caplan has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Ben Caplan's first West End show?
Ben Caplan's first West End show was The Knowledge which opened in 2017

What awards has Ben Caplan been nominated for?
Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story .