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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! ... (read complete bio)
 

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! ... (read complete bio)

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)

Ben Laxton Biography

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 News

BOOK OF MORMON Cast Members to Join BROADWAY SESSIONS This Week Photo BOOK OF MORMON Cast Members to Join BROADWAY SESSIONS This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

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 Photo Photos: Go Inside THE BOOK OF MORMON's Re-Opening and Fan Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2021

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 Novemb Photo THE BOOK OF MORMON Celebrates Broadway's Return With A Free Fan Performance on November 4
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

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 Photo Kevin Clay, Cody Jamison Strand, and More Will Lead THE BOOK OF MORMON on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2021

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! Photo Meet the Current Cast of THE BOOK OF MORMON!
by Julie Musbach - Jun 16, 2019

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 Photo The Wright Way Announces ON THE WRIGHT TRACK: A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2019

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 Indust Photo Judy Garland Musical CHASING RAINBOWS Gets the OK from Liza Minnelli Following Industry Presentation
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 14, 2019

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 T Photo Ruby Rakos, Andrew Keenan-Bolger & More Lead CHASING RAINBOWS Industry Presentation Today
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2019

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  Photo Photo Flash: Cast Members Of The Holiday Star Experience Perform At Radio City Music Hall And At 54 Below.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2018

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 Photo Maggie McDowell Returns To The Green Room 42
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2018

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.

Ben Laxton Videos

STAGE TUBE: Go Backstage at GHOST THE MUSICAL at the Segerstrom Center
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2014

GHOST THE MUSICAL is currently playing at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California, through August 10, 2014. Click below to go backstage and get a glimpse of where the magic happens!

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 20, 2013

Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the true story that inspired it, the high-flying Broadway musical CATCH ME IF YOU CAN will play the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood for a limited 2 week engagement March 12 - 24, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the touring production below.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Tour- Performance Highlights!
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2012

The tour of the 2011 Broadway musical Catch Me if You Can started October 7 at the Providence Performing Arts Center. The videos below show clips from the show, including 'Live in Living Color,' 'Jet Set,' 'Fly, Fly Away,' 'Don't Break the Rules,' and more. Click below to watch highlights!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at CATCH ME IF YOU CAN - Tour Highlights!
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2012

Troika Entertainment, LLC kicked off the CATCH ME IF YOU CAN national tour at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI October 7, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below.

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Meet the Cast of CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Tour! Plus a Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 22, 2012

Troika Entertainment, LLC presents the CATCH ME IF YOU CAN national tour, which officially kicks off at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI on October 7. BroadwayWorld was invited to a special preview of the show before it takes off for it's first performance, and you can meet the cast and check out 'Live in Living Color,' 'Jet Set' and 'Don't Break the Rules' below!


Ben Laxton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ben Laxton been in?
Ben Laxton has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Ben Laxton been in?
Ben Laxton has not appeared in the West End