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Brandon Wardell

Also Credited As: Brandon Sean Wardell
 
Bio:
Brandon Wardell is an award winning actor, musician and producer. Off and on Broadway, Brandon has appeared in Evil Dead the Musical (Outer Critics Circle nominee), Assassins (Tony for best revival), Good Vibrations, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tony for Best Musical) and James Joyce's The Dead. His ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: March 25

Bio:
Brandon Wardell is an award winning actor, musician and producer. Off and on Broadway, Brandon has appeared in Evil Dead the Musical (Outer Critics Circle nominee), Assassins (Tony for best revival), Good Vibrations, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tony for Best Musical) and James Joyce's The Dead. His ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Agent Dollar
Ensemble
Frank Abagnale, Jr. (Understudy)
  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2010
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Scott/Spirit of Knowby
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Dave
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2004
David Herold
Ensemble
Balladeer (Understudy)
Giuseppe Zangara (Understudy)
John Hinckley (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Kenneth
Dishwasher
Ensemble
Jimmy Smith (Understudy)

Photos

The crew of ASSASSINS. Back Row: Mark McColley, Mike Ford, Rachel Edwards Harvith, Ka Photo

The crew of ASSASSINS. Back Row: Mark McColley, Mike Ford, Rachel Edwards Harvith, Kate Setzer Kamphausen, Dustin Barclay, Soct T. Kokandy. Front Row: Zachary Gipson, JC Widman, Mikey Moran, Kory Danielson, Brandon Wardell

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Date:
06/20/2014
Jen Malenke, Brandon Wardell, Suzanne Petrela and Sarah Glendening Photo

Jen Malenke, Brandon Wardell, Suzanne Petrela and Sarah Glendening

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Date:
04/30/2012
Brandon Wardell  & the cast of  ('F*cking Hipsters') Photo

Brandon Wardell & the cast of ('F*cking Hipsters')

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Date:
09/22/2011
Brandon Wardell  ('F*cking Hipsters')   Photo

Brandon Wardell ('F*cking Hipsters')

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Date:
09/22/2011

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Agent Dollar

Ensemble

Frank Abagnale, Jr. (Understudy)

  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2010
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Scott/Spirit of Knowby

  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Dave

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2004
David Herold

Ensemble

Balladeer (Understudy)

Giuseppe Zangara (Understudy)

John Hinckley (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Kenneth

Dishwasher

Ensemble

Jimmy Smith (Understudy)

Brandon Wardell Biography

Brandon Wardell is an award winning actor, musician and producer. Off and on Broadway, Brandon has appeared in Evil Dead the Musical (Outer Critics Circle nominee), Assassins (Tony for best revival), Good Vibrations, Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tony for Best Musical) and James Joyce's The Dead. His film and television credits include; The Rooster (Slamdance Film Festival), 2005 New Year's Eve Celebration (Featured Performer), many appearances on The View, All My Children (Julian) and numerous commercials. Brandon is also a producer and his company Theatreland Productions has recently completed the albums "Annie 30th Anniversary Cast Recording" and the 2008 Revival of "Gypsy" starring Patti LuPone. Brandon's newest producing endeavor, the new Jason Robert Brown musical 13, which he will be produced in association with Boyett Theatricals opens on Broadway this fall at the Jacobs Theatre. Brandon has been an actor, musician, costume assistant, producing associate, fight captain, dance captain, co-writer, general manager, sound engineer, assistant director or producer for over 25 Broadway shows, numerous cast albums, countless concerts and shows in hundreds of other venues throughout the country.




Brandon Wardell News

Photos/Video: First Look at TWO TRAINS RUNNING at the Court Theatre Photo Photos/Video: First Look at TWO TRAINS RUNNING at the Court Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2022

Court Theatre continues its 2021/22 season with Two Trains Running by August Wilson, directed by Ron OJ Parson. Two Trains Running runs May 13 ‚Äď June 12, 2022 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave. The press opening was on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 7:30pm.

VIDEO: Eva Noblezada & Jo Koy Star in EASTER SUNDAY Film Trailer Photo VIDEO: Eva Noblezada & Jo Koy Star in EASTER SUNDAY Film Trailer
by Michael Major - May 5, 2022

Watch the first trailer as stand-up comedy sensation Jo Koy stars as a man returning home for an Easter celebration with his riotous, bickering, eating, drinking, laughing, loving family, in this love letter to his Filipino-American community. The film stars Eva Noblezada, Lydia Gaston, Tia Carrero, Brandon Wardell, and more.

Comedian, Actor & Podcaster Brandon Wardell to Make UK Debut at the Soho Theatre Photo Comedian, Actor & Podcaster Brandon Wardell to Make UK Debut at the Soho Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

US comedian, actor and podcaster Brandon Wardell (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Like and Subscribe, Special and I Think You Should Leave With Tim Robinson) is set to make his UK debut at the Soho Theatre from 9th - 14th May at 9pm.

Photos: First Look at SOLARIS at Griffin Theatre Company  Photo Photos: First Look at SOLARIS at Griffin Theatre Company 
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 25, 2022

Griffin Theatre Company¬†welcomes back live audiences this winter with the North American premiere of David Greig‚Äôs sci-fi thriller Solaris, adapted from the novel by StanisŇāaw Lem and directed by Scott Weinstein.

VIDEO: Meet The Women Of BLUES IN THE NIGHT At Porchlight Music Theatre Photo VIDEO: Meet The Women Of BLUES IN THE NIGHT At Porchlight Music Theatre
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2022

Award-winning Porchlight Music Theatre latest mainstage production the ‚ÄúBest Musical‚ÄĚ Tony Award-nominated Blues in the Night, conceived by Sheldon Epps, with the music of Bessie Smith, Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Vernon Duke, Gordon Jenkins, Alberta Hunter and others, is now playing through March 13 at The Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St.

Photos: Porchlight Music Theatre's BLUES IN THE NIGHT Opens Tomorrow Photo Photos: Porchlight Music Theatre's BLUES IN THE NIGHT Opens Tomorrow
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 10, 2022

Award-winning Porchlight Music Theatre latest mainstage production the ‚ÄúBest Musical‚ÄĚ Tony Award-nominated Blues in the Night, conceived by Sheldon Epps, with the music of Bessie Smith, Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Vernon Duke, Gordon Jenkins, Alberta Hunter and others, is now playing through March 13 at The Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St.

Griffin Theatre Announces North American Premiere SOLARIS At Raven Theatre Photo Griffin Theatre Announces North American Premiere SOLARIS At Raven Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 27, 2022

Griffin Theatre Company will welcome back live audiences this winter with the North American premiere of David Greig's sci-fi thriller Solaris, adapted from the novel by StanisŇāaw Lem and directed by Scott Weinstein*, playing February 19 ‚Äď March 27, 2022 on Raven Theatre's Schwartz Stage, 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago.

Porchlight Music Theatre Announces Cast And Creatives For BLUES IN THE NIGHT Photo Porchlight Music Theatre Announces Cast And Creatives For BLUES IN THE NIGHT
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 23, 2021

Award-winning Porchlight Music Theatre announces the cast for the ‚ÄúBest Musical‚ÄĚ Tony Award-nominated Blues in the Night, conceived by Sheldon Epps+, with the music of Bessie Smith, Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Vernon Duke, Gordon Jenkins, Alberta Hunter and others, January 15, 2022 - February 27, 2022 at The Ruth Page Center for the Arts.

The Young People's Theatre Of Chicago Announces Inaugural Season Photo The Young People's Theatre Of Chicago Announces Inaugural Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021

The Young People's Theatre of Chicago (YPT) is proud to announce its Chicago debut with a workshop reading of an original children's musical, Peabody, The Science Fair Affair on Monday, Oct. 18 at 8 p.m., a live production of Mo Willems' Knuffle Bunny, a Cautionary Musical, December 2 -  19, and a live production of Peabody, The Science Fair Affair, February 3 - 27, 2022.

UNDER THE STREETLAMP Comes to Ridgefield Playhouse This Month Photo UNDER THE STREETLAMP Comes to Ridgefield Playhouse This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 9, 2021

Oh, What a Night! Broadway is BACK at The Ridgefield Playhouse with Under The Streetlamp ‚Äď founded by leading cast members of the Tony Award-winning sensation JERSEY BOYS and starring Broadway veterans from shows such as Hairspray, Thoroughly Modern Millie, RENT, The Lion King, Dream Girls and more!¬†

Brandon Wardell Videos

VIDEO: Meet The Women Of BLUES IN THE NIGHT At Porchlight Music Theatre VideoVIDEO: Meet The Women Of BLUES IN THE NIGHT At Porchlight Music Theatre
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2022

Award-winning Porchlight Music Theatre latest mainstage production the ‚ÄúBest Musical‚ÄĚ Tony Award-nominated Blues in the Night, conceived by Sheldon Epps, with the music of Bessie Smith, Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Vernon Duke, Gordon Jenkins, Alberta Hunter and others, is now playing through March 13 at The Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Flies Onto Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Flies Onto Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 10, 2019

On this day in 2011, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN opened on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Opens Live in Living Color on Broad VideoVIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Opens Live in Living Color on Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 10, 2018

On this day in 2011, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN opened on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre.

BWW TV: Groove to Highlights from MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Finger Lakes
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2016

The Tony nominated, rock n' roll megahit, Million Dollar Quartet, opens tonight, September 15, at The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival. The show runs until October 1 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse as part of the Festival's 2016 season. Based on the Dec. 4, 1956 recording session between Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis, 'Million Dollar Quartet' features over 21 hits by the legendary artists. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

BWW TV: How Very... Watch Highlights from Kokandy Productions' HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 29, 2016

Kokandy Productions launches its 2016 season with the Chicago premiere of the dark 'mean teen' comedy HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL, based on the hit 1980s cult film of the same name, from the award winning-team of creative team of Kevin Murphy (Reefer Madness, Desperate Housewives) and Laurence O'Keefe (Bat Boy, Legally Blonde). Directed by James Beaudry, with music direction by Kory Danielson and choreography by Sawyer Smith, HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL will play now through April 24, 2016 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

VIDEO: First Look - Viceland Shares Trailer for Stand-Up Comedy FLOPHOUSE!
by - Feb 4, 2016

VICELAND, VICE's new TV network, has shared the first trailer of FLOPHOUSE - a groundbreaking hilarious stand-up comedy series - which premieres on Thursday, March 3rd at 10:30 PM on VICELAND.

BWW TV: Meet the 2011 NYMF Participants- Part 2!
by Broadway Beat - Sep 22, 2011

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) presented a special preview of the 2011 Festival selections, featuring Ennio: The Living Paper Cartoon, F*cking Hipsters, Ghostlight, Greenwood, Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, The Kid Who Would Be Pope, Kiki Baby, Outlaws, and This One Girl's Story. The NYMF runs from September 26th - October 16th in theatres around Manhattan.

BWW TV: Meet the 2011 NYMF Participants- Part 1
by Broadway Beat - Sep 22, 2011

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) presented a special preview of the 2011 Festival selections, featuring Ennio: The Living Paper Cartoon, F*cking Hipsters, Ghostlight, Greenwood, Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, The Kid Who Would Be Pope, Kiki Baby, Outlaws, and This One Girl's Story. The NYMF runs from September 26th - October 16th in theatres around Manhattan.

BWW TV: Andrea McArdle, Rachel York & More Preview 2011 NYMF Shows!
by Broadway Beat - Sep 22, 2011

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) presented a special preview of the 2011 Festival selections, featuring Ennio: The Living Paper Cartoon, F*cking Hipsters, Ghostlight, Greenwood, Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, The Kid Who Would Be Pope, Kiki Baby, Outlaws, and This One Girl's Story. The NYMF runs from September 26th - October 16th in theatres around Manhattan. Broadway Beat was on hand for the event and brings you the performance highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Marc Shaiman Talks CATCH ME IF YOU CAN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2011

The producers of the Tony Award Nominated Broadway musical CATCH ME IF YOU CAN announced yesterday, August 9, that the show will play its final performance on Sunday, September 4, 2011 at The Neil Simon Theatre, 250 W. 52nd Street. The musical will have played 32 preview and 170 regular performances. The first national tour will launch in the Fall of 2012 at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI. In the video below, composer Marc Shaiman chats about the score for his newsest production. Click below to check it out!


Brandon Wardell Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Brandon Wardell been in?
Brandon Wardell has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

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