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Benjamin Eakeley

 
Bio:
Broadway: On A Clear Day, You Can See Forever and Sweeney Todd. National Tour: Sweeney Todd (The Beadle). Regional: Sunset Boulevard (Joe Gillis) at the Pioneer Theatre; Marry Me a Little at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park; You Can’t Take It With You (Tony Kirby) at the Repertory Theatre of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: On A Clear Day, You Can See Forever and Sweeney Todd. National Tour: Sweeney Todd (The Beadle). Regional: Sunset Boulevard (Joe Gillis) at the Pioneer Theatre; Marry Me a Little at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park; You Can’t Take It With You (Tony Kirby) at the Repertory Theatre of ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Off-Broadway Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Off-Broadway Revival, 2019
Reverend Salvation
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2016
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
2016 National Tour, 2016
Clifford Bradshaw [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2014
Herman
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Preston
Announcer
Radio Singer
Stage Manager
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Anthony Hope (Standby)
The Beadle (Standby)
Tobias Ragg (Standby)

Benjamin Eakeley Biography

Broadway: On A Clear Day, You Can See Forever and Sweeney Todd. National Tour: Sweeney Todd (The Beadle). Regional: Sunset Boulevard (Joe Gillis) at the Pioneer Theatre; Marry Me a Little at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park; You Can’t Take It With You (Tony Kirby) at the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis and Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park; White Christmas (Bob Wallace), Dial M for Murder (Max) and I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change at the Engeman Theatre; Something’s Afoot (Nigel Rancour) at the Goodspeed Opera House;and 3 seasons with the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, including A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Demetrius), Illyria (Sir Andrew Aguecheek) and Love’s Labour’s Lost (Dumaine). TV credits include "Orange Is The New Black," "The Good Wife" and the upcoming HBO pilot "The Money." Film credits include The Good Shepherd (dir. Robert De Niro), An Englishman in New York and 3 upcoming features to be released in 2014. Regional Winner, Lotte Lenya Competition for Singers. Graduate of Yale University.




Benjamin Eakeley News

Review: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at The Shakespeare Theatre of NJ's Outdoor Stage is Pe Photo Review: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at The Shakespeare Theatre of NJ's Outdoor Stage is Performance Perfection
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 8, 2022

The summer theatre season has officially arrived with The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey’s Outdoor Stage production of William Shakespeare’s 'Much Ado About Nothing.'

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey to Re-Open its Outdoor Stage With MUCH ADO ABOU Photo The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey to Re-Open its Outdoor Stage With MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

 On July 1st, 2022, The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey will re-open its ever-popular Outdoor Stage venue with Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. As always, this summer’s show is a comedy and appropriate for all ages – from the youngest tots to venerable seniors.

Photos: First Look at MAMMA MIA! at The Argyle Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at MAMMA MIA! at The Argyle Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 21, 2022

Mamma Mia! begins performances on March 17 in advance of its opening night on March 19 running through May 1, 2022. The Argyle Theatre (34 West Main Street, Babylon, Long Island).

Photos: MAMMA MIA! Opens at The Argyle Theatre Photo Photos: MAMMA MIA! Opens at The Argyle Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Mar 20, 2022

Long Island's largest year-round professional theatrical venue, The Argyle Theatre, will present the Broadway hit Mamma Mia! written by Catherine Johnson with music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus and directed and choreographed by Antoinette DiPietropolo with musical direction by Jonathan Brenner. Mamma Mia! begins performances on March 17 in advance of its opening night on March 19 running through May 1, 2022. The Argyle Theatre (34 West Main Street, Babylon, Long Island).

The Argyle Theatre to Present MAMMA MIA! Photo The Argyle Theatre to Present MAMMA MIA!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2022

Long Island’s largest year-round professional theatrical venue, The Argyle Theatre, will present the Broadway hit Mamma Mia! written by Catherine Johnson with music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus and directed and choreographed by Antoinette DiPietropolo with musical direction by Jonathan Brenner. 

The Shakespeare Theatre Announces October Outdoor Concert Series at Their Back Yard S Photo The Shakespeare Theatre Announces October Outdoor Concert Series at Their Back Yard Stage
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (STNJ) is opening up their Back Yard Stage in Florham Park, NJ again for an outdoor concert series titled, “Autumn Night Music.” Three of STNJ’s most luminous alums will bring music to the night air in three very different concerts. 

DOROTHY DANDRIDGE: THE MUSICAL Starring N'Kenge To Have Private Industry Reading Photo DOROTHY DANDRIDGE: THE MUSICAL Starring N'Kenge To Have Private Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2021

Producers N’Kenge and Richard Bell will present a private industry reading of “Dorothy Dandridge: The Musical” the true story of Hollywood’s very first African- American movie star, with book & lyrics by 2-time Emmy Award winner Trey Ellis, music & lyrics by Shelton Becton and directed by Tony Award winner Tamara Tunie.

N'Kenge, Terence Archie, Tamara Tunie Set For Virtual Benefit Reading Of BLACK BUTTER Photo N'Kenge, Terence Archie, Tamara Tunie Set For Virtual Benefit Reading Of BLACK BUTTERFLY
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2021

Amas Musical Theatre will present a virtual benefit reading of “Black Butterfly” a surreal dramedy TV series with music, written by Mary McCallum & N'Kenge. This virtual experience will launch online beginning Wednesday, February 3 at 7pm (followed by a Q&A with the company) and will be available on demand through February 6, 2021.

New Book and Music Releases For the Week of March 30 - PRINCE OF EGYPT; ALMOST, MAINE Photo New Book and Music Releases For the Week of March 30 - PRINCE OF EGYPT; ALMOST, MAINE; and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2020

Need something new to listen to or read? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases!

PS Classics To Record Cast Album of ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN IN THE THEATER: THE MUSICAL W Photo PS Classics To Record Cast Album of ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN IN THE THEATER: THE MUSICAL WORLD OF MAURY YESTON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 23, 2019

PS CLASSICS, the label that celebrates the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, has announced plans to record and release the cast album of the new Off-Broadway musical revue Anything Can Happen in the Theater: The Musical World of Maury Yeston.

Benjamin Eakeley Videos

BWW TV: Looking Back At Harry Connick Jr.'s Opening Night In ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN S Videoplay
BWW TV: Looking Back At Harry Connick Jr.'s Opening Night In ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2019

Harry Connick Jr. is making his official return to Broadway tonight with the opening night of Harry Connick, Jr. - A Celebration of Cole Porter. To celebrate, we're looking back at his turn in Broadway's On a Clear Day You Can See Forever opposite Tony winner Jessie Mueller. Check out this video to get a peek inside the show's opening night festivities, including a special peek at Jessie's first time ever meeting Harry's former co-star Kelli O'Hara!

STAGE TUBE: Head Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of SHE LOVES ME; Album Out Today!
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2016

Ghostlight Records has released the cast album of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of She Loves Me from Roundabout Theatre Company in digital formats today, Friday, June 10. Physical copies will be online and in stores on Friday, July 8. Ghostlight has also debuted a new 'Making of the Album' featurette including exclusive interviews with the cast and creative team, as well as footage from the recording studio. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Head Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of SHE LOVES ME; Album Out in June!
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2016

Ghostlight Records will release the cast album of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of She Loves Me from Roundabout Theatre Companyin digital formats on Friday, June 10, with physical copies online and in stores on Friday, July 8. In celebration of the announcement, Ghostlight has also unveiled a new preview of the cast in the recording studio - check it out below!

VIDEO: Jane Krakowski Talks Broadway's SHE LOVES ME: 'We're Having Such a Blast!'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 22, 2016

Jane Krakowski stopped by today's LIVE to talk about starring in the new romantic comedy SHE LOVES ME on Broadway.

VIDEO: Zachary Levi Talks 'Incredible Cast' of SHE LOVES ME on 'Late Night'
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 25, 2016

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Zachary Levi talked about starring in his new musical role in Broadway's SHE LOVES ME. 'This cast is so talented, it's a really incredible group!'

VIDEO: Alan Cumming Talks End of CABARET: 'It's Like the End of An Era for Me'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 27, 2015

Alan Cumming stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to talk about starring in Broadway's CABARET, which ends its run this Sunday.

VIDEO: CABARET's Alan Cumming Talks 50th Birthday Celebration & More on CBS
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 30, 2015

CABARET's Alan Cumming stopped by last night's THE LATE LATE SHOW, hosted by Whitney Cummings.

VIDEO: CABARET's Emma Stone & David Letterman Can't Stop Taking Selfies!
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 16, 2014

CABARET star Emma Stone stopped by last night's LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN and revealed that it was only recently she became familiar with the term 'selfie,' prompting the host to pull out his cell phone and snap a pic with 26-year-old star.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of CABARET's New Sally Bowles- Emma Stone!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 2, 2014

The Roundabout Theatre Company just welcomed Emma Stone in her Broadway debut as 'Sally Bowles'. She joins Joe Masteroff, John Kander and Fred Ebb's Tony-winning musical Cabaret starringAlan Cumming in his Tony Award-winning role as 'Emcee.' The production is again directed by Sam Mendes and co-directed/choreographed by Rob Marshall. Below, BroadwayWorld brings a first look at Stone onstage!

BWW TV: Emma Stone Takes Her First Broadway Bows in CABARET!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2014

The Roundabout Theatre Company just welcomed Emma Stone in her Broadway debut as 'Sally Bowles' last night on Broadway. She joins Joe Masteroff, John Kander and Fred Ebb's Tony-winning musical Cabaret starring Alan Cumming in his Tony Award-winning role as 'Emcee.' The production is again directed by Sam Mendes and co-directed/choreographed by Rob Marshall. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you footage from her first official curtain call!


Benjamin Eakeley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Benjamin Eakeley been in?
Benjamin Eakeley has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Benjamin Eakeley been in?
Benjamin Eakeley has not appeared in the West End