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Brent Black

 
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Bio:
Broadway: Mamma Mia!, Marie Christine (Dante, opposite Audra McDonald). Regional: Goodspeed√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs 35th anniversary, Man of La Mancha (Carrasco; Gerald Gutierrez, director). Other: Tommy (the Lover), American Passenger (Dillinger) and Oklahoma! (Jud). (read complete bio)
 
Brent Black Headshot

Bio:
Broadway: Mamma Mia!, Marie Christine (Dante, opposite Audra McDonald). Regional: Goodspeed√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs 35th anniversary, Man of La Mancha (Carrasco; Gerald Gutierrez, director). Other: Tommy (the Lover), American Passenger (Dillinger) and Oklahoma! (Jud). (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Ensemble
Ensemble [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Bill Austin (Understudy)
Sam Carmichael (Understudy)
Father Alexandrios (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1999
Ensemble
Bartender (Understudy)
Dante Keyes (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Hiram
  [Regional (US)]
West Coast Revival, 1986
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Ensemble

Ensemble [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

Bill Austin (Understudy)

Sam Carmichael (Understudy)

Father Alexandrios (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1999
Ensemble

Bartender (Understudy)

Dante Keyes (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Hiram

  [Regional (US)]
West Coast Revival, 1986
Performer

Brent Black Biography

Broadway: Mamma Mia!, Marie Christine (Dante, opposite Audra McDonald). Regional: Goodspeed√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs 35th anniversary, Man of La Mancha (Carrasco; Gerald Gutierrez, director). Other: Tommy (the Lover), American Passenger (Dillinger) and Oklahoma! (Jud).




Brent Black News

BWW Review: A DELICATE BALANCE at Santa Fe Playhouse Photo BWW Review: A DELICATE BALANCE at Santa Fe Playhouse
by Jackie Camborde - Apr 27, 2022

Catch this amazing production - A Delicate BAlance April 23-May 15, Santa Fe Playhouse. Tickets: https://ci.ovationtix.com/35812/production/1098941

New Musicals Festival at WP Playhouse Confirms Selections and Ticket Sales Dates Photo New Musicals Festival at WP Playhouse Confirms Selections and Ticket Sales Dates
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022

The Winter Park Playhouse announces the winning selections for the 5th Annual Florida Festival of New Musicals. This popular festival, which showcases new musical theatre works, is one of very few in the nation and the only one of its kind in the Southeastern region. 

Photos: First Look at New Mexico Actors Lab's THE CRADLE WILL ROCK Photo Photos: First Look at New Mexico Actors Lab's THE CRADLE WILL ROCK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2021

New Mexico Actors Lab is presenting THE CRADLE WILL ROCK by Marc Blitzstein, directed by Robert Benedetti Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 PM: SEPTEMBER 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, and SUNDAY AT 2 PM: SEPTEMBER 5, 12, 19. 

BWW Feature: New Mexico Actors Lab Announces Matching Grant for THE CRADLE WILL ROCK Photo BWW Feature: New Mexico Actors Lab Announces Matching Grant for THE CRADLE WILL ROCK
by Zoe Burke - Feb 13, 2020

The New Mexico Actors Lab announced today that they have received a matching grant for their August production of The Cradle Will Rock. This grant - provided by four anonymous donors - totals a fund of $12,500 that will match dollar-for-dollar any other donations they receive for The Cradle Will Rock up to the $25,000 budgeted for this show.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At New Theatre Productions Via Shark Tank Style Pitches! Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At New Theatre Productions Via Shark Tank Style Pitches!
by Alan Henry - Dec 20, 2019

Apples and Oranges Arts' #THEatreACCELERATOR, an immersive musical theatre development accelerator for promising storytellers, culminates in a live Shark-Tank-style pitch session where participants present their shows to theatre and tech industry veterans including Broadway producer Deborah Barrera, tech and Broadway media entrepreneur Robert Diamond, director/choreographer/performer Galen Hooks, investor and producer Frank Kavanaugh, investor Jonathan Ledden, producer Laura Wagner, tech startup coach and Broadway investor Alisa Cohn and multi-hyphenate entrepreneur Cindy Convery.

BWW Review: FUN HOME at Santa Fe Playhouse Photo BWW Review: FUN HOME at Santa Fe Playhouse
by Jackie Camborde - Jun 17, 2019

Cast Announced For Private Reading Of KHAN!!! THE MUSICAL!!! Photo Cast Announced For Private Reading Of KHAN!!! THE MUSICAL!!!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2019

BWW Review: DEMONS OF THE MIND at Blue Raven Theatre Photo BWW Review: DEMONS OF THE MIND at Blue Raven Theatre
by Zoe Burke - Apr 19, 2019

As exercises in empathy, there are few activities that beat theatre. The very act of creating a character necessitates developing the deepest of understandings of another individual - their good and bad, light and dark, all together and without judgment. Talia Pura's latest play, Demons of the Mind, requires her to do exactly that, with a character based on a real life individual who, by many accounts, would be past empathy.

New Musical Theatre Podcast Brings The Laughs Photo New Musical Theatre Podcast Brings The Laughs
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2019

Musicals with Cheese is a brand new American Musical Theatre podcast. It involves a Musical Theatre expert (Jesse McAnally) trying to get a self proclaimed Musical Theatre Layman (Andrew DeWolf) to enjoy musicals, one show at a time. The podcast is made to appeal both to fans of Musical Theatre as well as those who have never seen a musical in their entire life.

Rebecca Angel Headlines First Holiday Show at the Metropolitan Room Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2015

Rebecca Angel, backed by the Dennis Angel Band, is set to headline her first holiday show at New York City's acclaimed Metropolitan Room tonight, December 23, 2015.

Brent Black Videos

STAGE TUBE: Broadway's MAMMA MIA! Debuts BC/EFA Collection Rap!
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2015

Broadway's Mamma Mia! has put a new spin on BC/EFA collection speech! The musical's company recently debuted a rap version of the famous speech after the final curtain, which you can check out below!

VIDEO: Jeremy Kushnier Gears Up for Un-Ironically Enthusiastic Concert, Featuring Drew Aber and Beth Kirkpatrick
by Stage Tube - Apr 26, 2014

Jeremy Kushnier, Beth Kirkpatrick, & Drew Aber rehearse with Josh Freilich for the upcoming concert of brand-new nerd songs by the geekiest new writers. They're all getting ready for serious fan-dom and nerdtastic jubilation at 'Un-Ironically Enthusiastic' on Saturday May 3 at 7pm, at the Laurie Beechman Theatre on 42nd and 9th Ave in Times Square. Showcasing the talent of geeky writers from the new-composer cliques, hosted by fangirl Dana Aber (Big Thunder Productions), and featuring rad performers of the famous variety: Broadway's Jeremy Kushnier (Footloose, Next to Normal, Jesus Christ Super Star) as badboy Tony Stark, Leenya Rideout (War Horse, Cyrano de Bergerac, Company) as comicbook-nerd grown-up, and Drew Aber (Tale of Two Cities) as a Pikachu devotee, VH1's Jarvis Derrell (#shehashadit), youtube sensation BrentalFloss's Brent Black, NYMF's Next Broadway Sensation Erica Lustig (Hair nat'l tour), Beth Kirkpatrick (Les Mis nat'l tour), Verse Academy's Frantz Jerome, Blackie O-Nasty, Joseph Spitale, Drew Cotton, JP Moraga, Avery Royal, Jennifer Simpson, and Long-Island Wookiee Louis Nunez. Keep your gamer headsets tuned to the common channel, they're queueing up for a MEGABLITZ Saturday May 3 at 7pm!

BWW TV: AVENUE Q Cast Performs at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by Robert Diamond - Aug 13, 2011

The best of Broadway was presented free on six consecutive Thursdays this summer with '106.7 Lite fm's Broadway in Bryant Park 2011' - a lunchtime series that began on Thursday July 7th on the Bryant Park Stage. Sponsored by Bank of America, and Clean Air NY, and hosted by Lite fm's on-air personalities, the eleventh annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances concluded yesterday, August 11th.

BWW TV: MAMMA MIA! Cast Performs at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by Robert Diamond - Aug 13, 2011

The best of Broadway was presented free on six consecutive Thursdays this summer with '106.7 Lite fm's Broadway in Bryant Park 2011' - a lunchtime series that began on Thursday July 7th on the Bryant Park Stage. Sponsored by Bank of America, and Clean Air NY, and hosted by Lite fm's on-air personalities, the eleventh annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances concluded yesterday, August 11th.

BWW TV: MARY POPPINS Cast Performs at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by Robert Diamond - Aug 13, 2011

The best of Broadway was presented free on six consecutive Thursdays this summer with '106.7 Lite fm's Broadway in Bryant Park 2011' - a lunchtime series that began on Thursday July 7th on the Bryant Park Stage. Sponsored by Bank of America, and Clean Air NY, and hosted by Lite fm's on-air personalities, the eleventh annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances concluded yesterday, August 11th.

BWW TV: Cast of PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT Performs at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by Robert Diamond - Aug 13, 2011

The best of Broadway was presented free on six consecutive Thursdays this summer with '106.7 Lite fm's Broadway in Bryant Park 2011' - a lunchtime series that began on Thursday July 7th on the Bryant Park Stage. Sponsored by Bank of America, and Clean Air NY, and hosted by Lite fm's on-air personalities, the eleventh annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances concluded yesterday, August 11th.

BWW TV: MAMMA MIA! Star Sean Allan Krill 'FLIPS' Part 4
by Eddie Varley - Apr 18, 2009

BroadwayWorld gave the talented Mr. Krill a FLIP video camera and set him free backstage and beyond, he captured so much fun 'Spring Fling' footage we decided to make it a four part series, get set to watch as 'Father Flips Out' at the Winter Garden Theatre. We bring you episode 4, the 'Final Flip' from Sean Allan Krill, right here on BWW TV!

BWW TV: MAMMA MIA! Star Sean Allan Krill 'FLIPS' Part 3
by Eddie Varley - Apr 6, 2009

BroadwayWorld gave the talented Mr. Krill a FLIP video camera and set him free backstage and beyond, he captured so much fun 'Spring Fling' footage we decided to make it a four part series, get set to watch part three as 'Father Flips Out' at the Winter Garden Theatre. Stay tuned for the Final Flip from Sean Allan Krill next week on what is now known as 'Mamma Mia! Mondays', right here on BWW TV!

BWW TV: MAMMA MIA! Star Sean Allan Krill 'FLIPS' Part 2
by Eddie Varley - Mar 30, 2009

Sean Allan Krill is making his Broadway debut as 'Sam Carmichael' in Mamma Mia! after playing the role in the North American tour for two years, as well as starring in the first national tour of Thoroughly Modern Millie.

BWW TV STAGE TUBE: MAMMA MIA! on MyFox.Com
by Eddie Varley - Mar 27, 2009

Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus' Broadway smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! was honored with a Tony's DiNapoli 'Broadway Wall of Fame' portrait on Wednesday, March 25th, 2009 at the Times Square restaurant (147 West 43rd Street at Broadway).


Brent Black Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Brent Black been in?
Brent Black has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Brent Black been in?
Brent Black has not appeared in the West End