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Blake DeLong

 
Bio:
Blake DeLong is an actor, playwright, and film producer. New York audiences know him best for his dual-role as Andrey Bolkonsky and Old Prince Bolkonsky, which he originated in the hit musical Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 (2014 Lucille Lortel Award nomination). His film work includes ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Blake DeLong is an actor, playwright, and film producer. New York audiences know him best for his dual-role as Andrey Bolkonsky and Old Prince Bolkonsky, which he originated in the hit musical Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 (2014 Lucille Lortel Award nomination). His film work includes ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere at the Public Theater, 2017
David Amram
  [Off-Broadway]
NYTW Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Soldier
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
Bolkonsky
Andrey

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Guitar

Photos

Sharr White, Christine Spang, Blake DeLong, and JJ Kandel. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty  Photo

Sharr White, Christine Spang, Blake DeLong, and JJ Kandel. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Throughline Artists)

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08/09/2019
Will Brill, Max Woertendyke, Blake DeLong, and  Richard Nelson, Oskar Eustis, John Ma Photo

Will Brill, Max Woertendyke, Blake DeLong, and Richard Nelson, Oskar Eustis, John Magaro, John Sanders, and Fran Kranz

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10/31/2017
Blake DeLong, John Sanders, Max Woertendyke, and Naian Gonzalez Norvind Photo

Blake DeLong, John Sanders, Max Woertendyke, and Naian Gonzalez Norvind

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10/27/2017
Emma Duncan, Richard Nelson, Blake DeLong, and Naian Gonzalez Norvind Photo

Emma Duncan, Richard Nelson, Blake DeLong, and Naian Gonzalez Norvind

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10/12/2017
Kelly McCreary and Blake DeLong Photo

Kelly McCreary and Blake DeLong

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07/04/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere at the Public Theater, 2017
David Amram

  [Off-Broadway]
NYTW Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Soldier

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
Bolkonsky

Andrey

Productions

Guitar

Blake DeLong Biography

Blake DeLong is an actor, playwright, and film producer. New York audiences know him best for his dual-role as Andrey Bolkonsky and Old Prince Bolkonsky, which he originated in the hit musical Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812 (2014 Lucille Lortel Award nomination). His film work includes We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), Thank You a Lot (2014) and Auld Lang Syne (2016). A sixth generation Texan, he studied history and played in rock bands while attending The University of Texas at Austin. He began appearing in new and experimental plays in Austin's vibrant theater scene in the early 2000's, and was subsequently recruited to return to the university as an MFA student in acting. He moved to New York City in 2008. DeLong's work has been seen on stages and screens around the world, including The Public Theater, New York Theatre Workshop, Cannes Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, and SXSW. He has worked with film and theater luminaries like Lynne Ramsay, Daniel Craig, David Oyelowo, Tilda Swinton, Richard Nelson, Sam Gold, Rachel Chavkin, and Dave Malloy among others. Most recently he appeared in Spike Lee's Pass Over (2018), for Amazon Studios.

Blake DeLong Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Blake DeLong, Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812

Blake DeLong News

Photos: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Broadway Revival Kicks Off Rehearsals! Photo Photos: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Broadway Revival Kicks Off Rehearsals!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 1, 2022

Check out first day of rehearsal photos from the upcoming Broadway production of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman.  

Additional Cast Announced for Wendell Pierce Led DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway; Ope Photo Additional Cast Announced for Wendell Pierce Led DEATH OF A SALESMAN on Broadway; Opening Night Set for October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2022

Additional casting has been announced for the upcoming Broadway production of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman. Opening night is set for Sunday, October 9 at the Hudson Theatre, and the show will run for a strictly limited 17-week engagement starting Monday, September 19.

Solea Pfeiffer, Elizabeth Marvel, Ato Blankson-Wood & More Added to Audible's Minetta Photo Solea Pfeiffer, Elizabeth Marvel, Ato Blankson-Wood & More Added to Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre Line-Up
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2021

A new slate of fall programming has been announced for Audible Theater, including three more shows staged live at the Minetta Lane Theatre and four Audible Originals. Highlights include: And So We Walked, An Evening with Solea Pfeiffer, and Approval Junkie.

Ars Nova Raises Over $400K During 24 Hour Telethon Photo Ars Nova Raises Over $400K During 24 Hour Telethon
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 7, 2020

This weekend, Ars Nova raised over $400,000 during the The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24-hour livestream featuring more than 200 artists.

Tina Fey, John Early, The Bengsons, and Bowen Yang Complete Ars Nova 24 Hour Livestre Photo Tina Fey, John Early, The Bengsons, and Bowen Yang Complete Ars Nova 24 Hour Livestream Telethon Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020

Ars Nova has announced additional details for The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24-hour livestream featuring more than 150 artists celebrating Ars Nova’s past and present, while raising funds to support the company’s artistic programs throughout the unconventional 2020-2021 season.

Phillipa Soo, Billy Eichner, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ashley Park and More Join 100+ Art Photo Phillipa Soo, Billy Eichner, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ashley Park and More Join 100+ Artists for THE ARS NOVA FOREVER TELETHON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

Ars Nova has announced additional details for The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24-hour livestream featuring more than 100 artists celebrating Ars Nova's past and present, while raising funds to support the company's artistic programs throughout the unconventional 2020-2021 season.

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Announces Fall 2020 Season Photo Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Announces Fall 2020 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2020

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater has announced a robust season of programming this fall that highlights necessary theatrical voices while deepening connections between audiences and artists in new and meaningful ways.

Refracted Theatre Company Creates An Audio-Immersive Experience Featuring Jelani Alla Photo Refracted Theatre Company Creates An Audio-Immersive Experience Featuring Jelani Alladin, Blake DeLong & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2020

Refracted Theatre Company is inviting you to an audio-immersive theatrical experience for one. The Swell, an audio-immersive play experience, premieres on multiple platforms launches July 23, 2020.

Phillipa Soo, Denée Benton, Betty Gilpin, Amber Gray & More Join THE ARS NOVA FOREVE Photo Phillipa Soo, Denée Benton, Betty Gilpin, Amber Gray & More Join THE ARS NOVA FOREVER TELETHON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 29, 2020

Ars Nova has announced additional details for The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24 hour livestream featuring over 100 artists celebrating Ars Nova's past and present while raising funds to propel the organization into its future. The online event will begin at 6pm EDT on June 12 and run non-stop until 6pm EDT on June 13.

Photo Flash: SUMMER SHORTS Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: SUMMER SHORTS Celebrates Opening Night
by Julie Musbach - Aug 9, 2019

The cast and creative team of SUMMER SHORTS celebrated the opening with friends and family at the Museum Tower Terrace on West 53rd Street in Manhattan on Monday, August 5 hosted by SUMMER SHORTS producer Throughline Artists.

Blake DeLong Videos

BWW TV: NATASHA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Brings a Little Bit of Russia to Bryant Park
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 15, 2013

Featured in yesterday's event was the cast of NATASHA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 (Phillipa Soo, David Abeles, Nick Choksi, Grace McLean, Ashkon Davaran, Mariand Torres, Catherine Brookman, Lucas Steele, Nicholas Belton, Blake DeLong, Luke Holloway, Lulu Fall, Shaina Taub, Brittain Ashford, Lauren Zakrin, Azudi Onyejekwe, Amber Gray), performing 'Prologue,' ' Charming,' and 'Sonya Alone.' Check out highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Trailer for WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 1, 2011

WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN is coming to theaters in limited release on December 9th. The thriller drama is directed by Lynne Ramsay and stars Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly and Ezra Miller.


Blake DeLong Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Blake DeLong been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 .