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Brandon Niederauer

 
Bio:
Brandon is stoked to make his Broadway debut with School of Rock. A true guitar prodigy, appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show"; mentored by Jon Batiste; inspired by Derek Trucks and The Allman Brothers; appearances include New Orleans Jazz Festival; Barclays Center; performed with Gregg Allman, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Brandon is stoked to make his Broadway debut with School of Rock. A true guitar prodigy, appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show"; mentored by Jon Batiste; inspired by Derek Trucks and The Allman Brothers; appearances include New Orleans Jazz Festival; Barclays Center; performed with Gregg Allman, ... (read complete bio)
 

Brandon Niederauer Biography

Brandon is stoked to make his Broadway debut with School of Rock. A true guitar prodigy, appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show"; mentored by Jon Batiste; inspired by Derek Trucks and The Allman Brothers; appearances include New Orleans Jazz Festival; Barclays Center; performed with Gregg Allman, Warren Haynes, George Clinton, Gary Clark Jr, Neville Brothers, Scorpions and others. www.brandonniederauer.com




Brandon Niederauer News

Brandon 'Taz' Niederauer Comes To The Ridgefield Playhouse Photo Brandon 'Taz' Niederauer Comes To The Ridgefield Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Nov 21, 2020

The Ridgefield Playhouse will be “shredding” in the holidays with 17 year old guitar sensation Brandon “Taz” Niederauer, when he returns to the stage for a socially distanced, limited capacity performance on Friday, December 11 as part of the Pepsi Rock Series Powered by Xfinity and Bandsintown Emerging Artist Series. 

Broadway Catch Up: September 3 - Taye Diggs, Auliʻi Cravalho, and More! Photo Broadway Catch Up: September 3 - Taye Diggs, Auliʻi Cravalho, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Taye Diggs, Auliʻi Cravalho, and more!

VIDEO: The Original SCHOOL OF ROCK Band Reunites for Fleetwood Mac Cover Photo VIDEO: The Original SCHOOL OF ROCK Band Reunites for Fleetwood Mac Cover
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2020

Original cast members of Andrew Lloyd Webber's School of Rock the Musical reunited this summer to create a music video to raise awareness for the non-profit, Brooklyn for Life. 

SCHOOL OF ROCK's Merritt David Janes Releases First Single With The Winter Guardians Photo SCHOOL OF ROCK's Merritt David Janes Releases First Single With The Winter Guardians
by Julie Musbach - Mar 6, 2019

Singer-songwriter Merritt David Janes, currently starring as Dewey in the National Tour of School of Rock-The Musical, releases The Winter Guardians' first single, 'Think Out Loud,' today. Along with Janes, the group features three young instrumentalists who performed with him in the on-stage band of Broadway's School of Rock: guitarist Brandon Niederauer, drummer Raghav Mehrotra and bassist Jersey Sullivan.

Dascha Polanco, Jackie Cruz And Doug Wimbish Among The Celebrities At Sueños 2019 Photo Dascha Polanco, Jackie Cruz And Doug Wimbish Among The Celebrities At Sueños 2019
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2019

The 7th Annual Sueños 2019 Benefit continued what has now become a NYC tradition, raising awareness and funds for high quality education for more than 9,000 Dominican youth. Sueños 2019 took place at The Mezzanine on Wall Street, celebrating Dominican Independence Day, Dominican American culture and education opportunities for all.

Taye Diggs And Dascha Polanco To Attend DREAM's Annual Benefit And Awards Photo Taye Diggs And Dascha Polanco To Attend DREAM's Annual Benefit And Awards
by Julie Musbach - Feb 25, 2019

Actors Taye Diggs, Dascha Polanco, Congressman Adriano Espaillat, musicians Brandon Niederauer and Doug Wimbish, FDLA's founder Albania Rosario, producer Lenny Santos, The DREAM Bachata Band and Chef Kelvin among the celebrities to join this year's benefit: Sueños 2019. This annual event empowers DREAM to provide transformative educational programs to youth in disadvantaged communities in the Dominican Republic.

American Theatre Wing Gala Honoring Andrew Lloyd Webber Raises Record-Breaking $1.6+  Photo American Theatre Wing Gala Honoring Andrew Lloyd Webber Raises Record-Breaking $1.6+ Million
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 25, 2018

The American Theatre Wing announced today that its annual Gala, which honored newly minted EGOT recipient Andrew Lloyd Webber last night at Cipriani 42nd Street, raised a record breaking total of $1,652,502 in support of the Wing's programs and the Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative Legacy Fund, breaking all previous records.

Photo Coverage: Broadway Comes Out to Celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber at American Theat Photo Photo Coverage: Broadway Comes Out to Celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber at American Theatre Wing Gala!
by Jennifer Broski - Sep 25, 2018

Just last night, The American Theatre Wing celebrated 101 Years of supporting strong and fearless voices in the American Theatre with a tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber's unrivaled body of work amassed over five decades. Performers included Tony Award winner and Emmy Award nominee Brandon Victor Dixon, Tony winner and Grammy Award nominee Heather Headley, Tony winner Katrina Lenk, Tony and Grammy nominee Norm Lewis, Webber muse Sierra Boggess, two-time Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative recipient Sydney Lopes, and a mega-band that includes School of Rock alumni Evie Dolan, Ethan Khusidman, Raghav Mehrotra, and Brandon Niederauer.

Katrina Lenk, Heather Headley, Brandon Victor Dixon, and More to Perform at Gala Hono Photo Katrina Lenk, Heather Headley, Brandon Victor Dixon, and More to Perform at Gala Honoring Andrew Lloyd Webber
by Julie Musbach - Sep 13, 2018

The American Theatre Wing announces performers for their annual Gala honoring the iconic composer, producer, ardent philanthropist, and newly-minted EGOT recipient Andrew Lloyd Webber

Breaking: Class Dismissed! SCHOOL OF ROCK Will Conclude Broadway Run in January Photo Breaking: Class Dismissed! SCHOOL OF ROCK Will Conclude Broadway Run in January
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 17, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash hit School of Rock - The Musical, announced today that the show will play its final Broadway performance at the Winter Garden Theatre on January 20, 2019. By that date, the show will have run for more than 3 years, playing 1,307 performances and 31 previews. The production recouped its entire Broadway investment in May of 2017.

Brandon Niederauer Videos

BWW TV: SCHOOL OF ROCK's Brandon Niederauer Gets Groovy with Tribute to Jimi Hendrix
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 17, 2016

Woodstock came to the Winter Garden earlier today, when School of Rock's Brandon Niederauer performed his own rendition of 'The Star Spangled Banner' on the eve of the anniversary of Jimi Hendrix's historic performance at Woodstock. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: SCHOOL OF ROCK's Brandon Niederauer Celebrates July Fourth, Jimi Hendrix-Style!
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2016

Happy Fourth of July weekend, from Brandon Niederauer!  The 13-year old guitar prodigy currently starring in SCHOOL OF ROCK on Broadway, just shredded the Star Spangled Banner Jimi Hendrix-style, and you can check it out below.

VIDEO: Alex Brightman & SCHOOL OF ROCK Cast Perform 'You're In the Band' on TONY AWARDS
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 12, 2016

Alex Brightman and the cast of SCHOOL OF ROCK performed the high-energy number 'You're In the Band' on the 70th Annual TONY AWARDS. Check out the clip below!

VIDEO: Andrew Lloyd Webber Talks Return to Broadway with SCHOOL OF ROCK and More
by Stage Tube - Dec 13, 2015

With a Broadway and West End career of over four decades, Andrew Lloyd Webber's scores remain classics in musical theatre history. Now, he makes his return to the Great White Way with SCHOOL OF ROCK the musical. Below, watch the legend open up about his theatre experience, musical inspiration, and more!

BWW TV: Class Is In Session! Go Inside SCHOOL OF ROCK's Opening Night with Alex Brightman, Sierra Boggess & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Dec 7, 2015

Based on the smash hit 2003 film of the same title, School of Rock: THE MUSICAL, with music from the movie, as well as an original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyricist Glenn Slater, a book by Julian Fellowes and direction by Laurence Connor, made its World Premiere on Broadway last night, December 6, at the Winter Garden Theatre. BroadwayWorld was on hand to chat with the rockin' company after the curtain went down and you can catch what they had to say below!

BWW TV: How Does Broadway's Best Rock Out? We Get Answers on the SCHOOL OF ROCK Red Carpet!
by TV - Red Carpets - Dec 7, 2015

Based on the smash hit 2003 film of the same title, School of Rock: THE MUSICAL, with music from the movie, as well as an original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyricist Glenn Slater, a book by Julian Fellowes and direction by Laurence Connor, made its World Premiere on Broadway last night, December 6, at the Winter Garden Theatre. BroadwayWorld was on the red carpet to chat with the evening's celebrity guests about how they rock out and you can find out the go-to rock songs of Shanice Williams, Andy Karl, Orfeh, Lilla Crawford, Anna Villafane and more below!


Brandon Niederauer Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Brandon Niederauer been in?
Brandon Niederauer has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Brandon Niederauer been in?
Brandon Niederauer has not appeared in the West End