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Ben Rappaport

 
Bio:
Ben was last seen on Broadway in Picnic with Ellen Burstyn, directed by Sam Gold. His Off-Broadway credits include: Sex Lives Of Our Parents (Second Stage), The Gingerbread House (Rattlestick/stageFARM). Regional: Alex Timbers’ original production of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (Williamstown ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ben was last seen on Broadway in Picnic with Ellen Burstyn, directed by Sam Gold. His Off-Broadway credits include: Sex Lives Of Our Parents (Second Stage), The Gingerbread House (Rattlestick/stageFARM). Regional: Alex Timbers’ original production of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (Williamstown ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2023
Jack Paar
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2015
Perchik
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2013
Alan Seymour

Ben Rappaport Biography

Ben was last seen on Broadway in Picnic with Ellen Burstyn, directed by Sam Gold. His Off-Broadway credits include: Sex Lives Of Our Parents (Second Stage), The Gingerbread House (Rattlestick/stageFARM). Regional: Alex Timbers‚Äô original production of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (Williamstown Theatre Festival). On TV, Ben is best known as the star of the NBC series ‚ÄúOutsourced‚ÄĚ. He currently appears as Carey Zepps on ‚ÄúThe Good Wife‚ÄĚ(CBS) and Ollie Parker on ‚ÄúMr. Robot‚ÄĚ(USA). He has also appeared on ‚ÄúElementary‚ÄĚ(CBS). Film credits include: Hope Springs opposite Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones, and Steve Carell. The Brass Teapot, Stereotypically You (upcoming), and lead of the upcoming film Landing Up. Ben trained at Juilliard, where he received the Michel and Suria Saint-Denis Prize for Outstanding Achievement and Leadership in Drama. @Ben_Rappaport on Twitter/Instagram.




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Photos: Go Inside Opening Night with the Cast of & JULIET! Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night with the Cast of & JULIET!
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 19, 2022

The highly anticipated new musical, & Juliet, is now officially open on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street). See photos of the cast as they celebrate opening night here!

Photos: & JULIET Opening Night Brings Out Broadway And Pop Royalty! Photo Photos: & JULIET Opening Night Brings Out Broadway And Pop Royalty!
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 18, 2022

The & Juliet red carpet attracted a unique mixture of pop culture and Broadway icons including Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, Emmy Award-winning actress Annie Murphy, Tony-nominees Jesse Mueller and Keala Settle, *NSYNC's JC Chazes and the man of the hour himself, Max Martin. See photos from the celebration!

Sean Hayes Will Lead GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR on Broadway in Spring 2023 Photo Sean Hayes Will Lead GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR on Broadway in Spring 2023
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022

Sean Hayes will return to Broadway this spring starring in Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Doug Wright’s new play, Good Night, Oscar, directed by Lisa Peterson, at the Belasco Theatre. In Good Night, Oscar, Sean Hayes plays Oscar Levant: Hollywood actor, concert pianist, and the most subversive wit ever to appear on television during its Golden Age.

Tickets Available For Shoshana Bean and More At 54 Below Photo Tickets Available For Shoshana Bean and More At 54 Below
by Grace Cutler - Aug 5, 2022

Buy tickets for the next week of performances at 54 Below

See Jason Robert Brown & Shoshana Bean, the Four Alternate Queens of SIX and More at  Photo See Jason Robert Brown & Shoshana Bean, the Four Alternate Queens of SIX and More at 54 Below in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2022

Next month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Jason Robert Brown & Shoshana Bean, John Lloyd Young and more.

I WISH Will Return to 54 Below With Sam Gravitte, Erin Davie, and More Photo I WISH Will Return to 54 Below With Sam Gravitte, Erin Davie, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, will again present I Wish: The Roles That Could Have Been on August 8, 2022, at 9:30pm. Everyone has dreams that we fear will pass us by. For actors those come in the shape and form of roles‚ÄĒwhether they're grown up and become too old for that child star turn, to the soprano never being considered for the baritone lead, everyone has a song in their heart that they'll likely never get to see come to fruition with a crowd and in lights.

Sean Hayes Reveals GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR Will Come To Broadway Photo Sean Hayes Reveals GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR Will Come To Broadway
by Joshua Wright - Jun 7, 2022

On the latest episode of his podcast, Smartless, co-hosted by Jason Bateman and Will Arnett, Sean Hayes revealed that following a run at Chicago's Goodman Theatre - Good Night, Oscar will come to Broadway.

BWW Review: GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR at Goodman Theatre Photo BWW Review: GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR at Goodman Theatre
by Rachel Weinberg - Mar 22, 2022

Doug Wright’s GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR, now in its world premiere production at Goodman Theatre, is an engaging play that brings the story of one infamous night in the life of Oscar Levant to the stage. Read our critic's review.

Extension Announced for GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR Starring Sean Hayes Photo Extension Announced for GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR Starring Sean Hayes
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 21, 2022

Chicago loves Oscar Levant! Six performances have been added of the world premiere of Good Night, Oscar by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Doug Wright (War Paint, I Am My Own Wife), directed by Lisa Peterson.

Photo/Video: First Look at Sean Hayes, Ben Rappaport & More in GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR Photo Photo/Video: First Look at Sean Hayes, Ben Rappaport & More in GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

Over the course of a four-hour release from a mental ward, and in front of thousands on live TV, the irrepressible and witty Oscar Levant, played by Emmy Award-winning and Tony Award-nominated actor Sean Hayes, lays bare the necessity of insanity in the making of brilliant work and the cost he is willing to pay to entertain the masses.

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Photo/Video: First Look at Sean Hayes, Ben Rappaport & More in GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR Videoplay
Photo/Video: First Look at Sean Hayes, Ben Rappaport & More in GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

Over the course of a four-hour release from a mental ward, and in front of thousands on live TV, the irrepressible and witty Oscar Levant, played by Emmy Award-winning and Tony Award-nominated actor Sean Hayes, lays bare the necessity of insanity in the making of brilliant work and the cost he is willing to pay to entertain the masses.

BWW TV Exclusive: LAST MINUTE with Randy Rainbow Premieres with the Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!
by Randy Rainbow - Oct 4, 2016

What happens backstage on Broadway moments before the curtain goes up? Randy Rainbow is finding out in his latest, BroadwayWorld exclusive series, Last Minute with Randy Rainbow, in which he drops by the dressing rooms of Broadway's biggest stars at literally (you guessed it) the last minute before the overture begins. 

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Part I of MR. ROBOT Season Finale
by - Sep 8, 2016

In Part 1 of the Season Finale of MR. ROBOT on USA Network, Angela makes an unexpected acquaintance; Darlene realizes she's in deep; and an old friend reveals all to Elliot

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - fsociety Stirs Up Trouble on Next MR. ROBOT
by - Jul 14, 2016

On the next episode of MR. ROBOT on USA Network titled "eps2.1k3rnel-pan1c.ksd" - Elliot vows to beat Mr. Robot; Angela gets a glimpse behind the curtain at E Corp; and fsociety stirs up trouble.

VIDEO: Choregrapher Hofesh Shechter on Bringing Modern Moves to FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2015

In a new interview with USA Today, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF choregrapher Hofesh Shechter discusses adding modern moves to the the upcoming Broadway revival of the classic musical.

BWW TV: Welcome Back to Anatevka! Meet the Company of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 15, 2015

The upcoming Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof will begin performances on Friday, November 20, 2015, with an official opening night on Sunday, December 20, 2015, at The Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway). It will star Danny Burstein as Tevye, Jessica Hecht as Golde, Adam Dannheisser as Lazar Wolf, Adam Kantor as Motel, Alix Korey as Yente,Samantha Massell as Hodel, Melanie Moore as Chava, Ben Rappaport as Perchik, Nick Rehberger as Fyedka, Alexandra Silber as Tzeitel and more. The company met the press earlier today and BroadwayWorld was there for the special presentation. Below, check out interviews with the cast and a performance sneak peek of 'Matchmaker' 'If I Were a Rich Man,' 'Miracle of Miracles,' and 'To Life (L'Chaim!).'

BWW TV: L'Chaim! Watch a Performance Sneak Peek of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 15, 2015

The upcoming Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof will begin performances on Friday, November 20, 2015, with an official opening night on Sunday, December 20, 2015, at The Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway). It will star Danny Burstein as Tevye, Jessica Hecht as Golde, Adam Dannheisser as Lazar Wolf, Adam Kantor as Motel, Alix Korey as Yente, Samantha Massell as Hodel, Melanie Moore as Chava, Ben Rappaport as Perchik, Nick Rehberger as Fyedka, Alexandra Silber as Tzeitel and more.  The company met the press earlier today and BroadwayWorld was there for the special presentation. Below, check out a performance sneak peek of 'Matchmaker, Matchmaker' 'If I Were a Rich Man,' 'Miracle of Miracles,' and 'To Life (L'Chaim!).'

STAGE TUBE: Tradition! Watch a New Promo for Broadway's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2015

The upcoming Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof begins performances November 20 for an opening night on December 20, 2015 at The Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway). Below, BroadwayWorld has a brand new promo for the musical, set to the opening number -- 'Tradition'!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Season Premiere of CBS's THE GOOD WIFE
by - Sep 27, 2013

On the fifth season premiere of CBS's THE GOOD WIFE titled 'Everything is Ending, ' Alicia must focus on the firm's efforts to prevent the execution of a convicted murderer while she secretly plans her exit from the firm with Cary.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Season Premiere of CBS's THE GOOD WIFE
by - Aug 29, 2013

On the fifth season premiere of CBS's THE GOOD WIFE titled 'How to Begin,' Alicia must focus on the firm's efforts to prevent the execution of a convicted murderer while she secretly plans her exit from the firm with Cary.


Ben Rappaport Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ben Rappaport been in?
Ben Rappaport has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

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

What is Ben Rappaport next theatre project?
Ben Rappaport's next show will be Good Night, Oscar which opens on 4/24/2023 on Broadway.