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Ben Laxton BIO

Ben Laxton couldn’t be happier to be back with The Book of Mormon! Tours: Mormon, Ghost (u/s Sam), Catch Me... (u/s Frank Jr.). Regional: Next to Normal (Gabe), Spring Awakening (Melchior), Annie (Rooster). Thank you Mom, Dad, Tori, Mrs. Halbert, Team Mormon, and my world — Andrea and Everett! Proud Belmont grad!

Ben Laxton STAGE CREDITS

[US Tour]
National Tour, 2012
Agent Dollar

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Ensemble [Replacement]

[US Tour]
US National Tour, 2013
Ensemble

Sam (Understudy)


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JERSEY BOYS Comes to the Weathervane Theatre

The Weathervane Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for Jersey Boys. Sponsored by Presby Steel LLC, this thrilling rock and roll musical plays a limited engagement at the Weathervane June 9 - June 18, 2023.

BOOK OF MORMON Cast Members to Join BROADWAY SESSIONS This Week

Broadway Sessions, the beloved long running musical theatre variety show will return to The Laurie Beechman Theatre this coming Thursday evening, May 5th.

Photos: Go Inside THE BOOK OF MORMON's Re-Opening and Fan Performance

THE BOOK OF MORMON returned to Broadway with a Free Fan Performance on Thursday, November 4 at 8:00 pm at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). Regular performances resumed Friday, November 5, 2021. 

THE BOOK OF MORMON Celebrates Broadway's Return With A Free Fan Performance on November 4

The Book of Mormon will return to Broadway one day earlier than previously announced with a Free Fan Performance on Thursday, November 4 at 8:00 pm at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). Regular performances resume Friday, November 5, 2021. 

Kevin Clay, Cody Jamison Strand, and More Will Lead THE BOOK OF MORMON on Broadway

Casting is being announced for the Broadway return of THE BOOK OF MORMON. The production, the winner of nine 2011 Tony Awards including Best Musical and the Grammy for Best Musical Theatre Album, resumes performances on Friday, November 5, 2021 at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). 

Meet the Current Cast of THE BOOK OF MORMON!

Splashy casting news is plenty exciting but we're taking a moment to give a shoutout to the casts of some of Broadway's long-running shows. Meet the current cast of The Book of Mormon below!

The Wright Way Announces ON THE WRIGHT TRACK: A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

The Wright Way is thrilled to celebrate their 10th year anniversary at The Green Room 42! Directed by Rance Wright (CEO of The Wright Way) and Music directed by Steve Smith, On The Wright Track: A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration Of The Journey From Then To Now promises to be an altogether rambunctiously funny and touchingly poignant show that inspires, encourages hope, and lifts up the lives of so many.

Judy Garland Musical CHASING RAINBOWS Gets the OK from Liza Minnelli Following Industry Presentation

As BroadwayWorld reported last week, Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz, a new Broadway-bound musical about the early life of Judy Garland, from her vaudeville sister act through her rise at MGM to win the role of Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, just had an industry presentation in New York City. The musical has reportedly earned the approval of one very important guest, Liza Minnelli. She told Deadline: 

Ruby Rakos, Andrew Keenan-Bolger & More Lead CHASING RAINBOWS Industry Presentation Today

Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz, a new Broadway-bound musical about the early life of Judy Garland, from her vaudeville sister act through her rise at MGM to win the role of Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, will have an industry presentation today, January 10, in New York City.

Photo Flash: Cast Members Of The Holiday Star Experience Perform At Radio City Music Hall And At 54 Below.

Last Friday, the cast of The Holiday Star Experience got a glimpse of their future when they gather together at the Radio City Music Hall to watch our very own Bonale Fambrini perform with the legendary Rockettes in the Christmas Spectacular Starring The Rockettes.

Maggie McDowell Returns To The Green Room 42

THE GREEN ROOM 42 will present an encore performance of Maggie McDowell's Morning Person. After her successful solo concert debut earlier this summer, McDowell (Kinky Boots, Disaster!) will bring the show back with some new additions on Sunday December 9th at 9:30.

Zach Adkins, George Salazar & Joe Iconis, and More to Feature at 54 Below Next Week

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

At This Performance... to Feature Understudies from COME FROM AWAY, BE MORE CHILL, and More, 10/15

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with its next edition of  AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, October 15th   at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM. This edition celebrates the 15th Anniversary of the series. 

Ring in the Holidays at 54 Below with CAROLS AND KEYS

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Brian Ames in "Carols And Keys" on November 30th. Brian Ames, pianist and composer, mixes the traditional piano bar show with a holiday twist. Kick off the Christmas season with this audience participation show of Traditional Carols, Holiday Classics, and Broadway Hits. Many of Brian's talented friends from Broadway and around NYC will step out of the audience and join him on the stage to perform their Christmas favorites. Come dream of a White Christmas on The Great White Way!

Ann Hampton Callaway, XANADU Reunion, and More Take 54 Below This Week

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.

Lineup Announced for Latest Edition of AT THIS PERFORMANCE...

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with its next edition of  AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, September 17th   at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Welcome Cast Members from BE MORE CHILL, MEAN GIRLS, and More!

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with its next edition of  AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, August  20th at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM.

ALADDIN's Deonte L. Warren Takes the Stage at Feinstein's/54 Below

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Deonte L. Warren in LOVE, ESSENTIAL on Monday, September 17, 2018. Actor Deonte L. Warren, who is currently in Aladdin on Broadway, returns to Feinstein's/54 Below in Love, Essential. Through song, Deonte recounts romances, friendships, spirituality, and the absolute necessity of love. A few favorites from his solo debut Let's Make It To Love, plus new gospel, neo-soul, and music theatre hits promise to leave audiences delighted, inspired, and filled with joy! Love, Essential is not to be missed.

The Cast of ON THE TOWN Will Perform At The Green Room 42

The Green Room 42, Broadway's newest urban entertainment cabaret club, presents A Night on the Town: A Benefit Cabaret on July 22nd at 9:30pm. Join the cast of Waxler Productions' On the Town as they belt out classic and contemporary Broadway tunes. Performers from the casts of Broadway hits like Disaster!, Book of Mormon, and Wicked join the ensemble in a night to benefit the inaugural production.

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