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Britton Smith

 
Bio:
Broadway: Shuffle Along, After Midnight. Off Broadway: Bella (Playwrights Horizons); Fortress of Solitude, Wild Goose Dreams (Public), Wild Party, Cotton Club Parade (Encores). Regional: The Sting, The Honeymooners (PaperMill), Annie (Ordway), Kiss Me, Kate (Bay Street). Founding member and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Shuffle Along, After Midnight. Off Broadway: Bella (Playwrights Horizons); Fortress of Solitude, Wild Goose Dreams (Public), Wild Party, Cotton Club Parade (Encores). Regional: The Sting, The Honeymooners (PaperMill), Annie (Ordway), Kiss Me, Kate (Bay Street). Founding member and ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2022
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Jake Dillinger
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
World Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2018
Ensemble
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
World Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2017
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2017
Aloysius T. Honeycutt
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Off-Center Production, 2015
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2014
Performer

Britton Smith Biography

Broadway: Shuffle Along, After Midnight. Off Broadway: Bella (Playwrights Horizons); Fortress of Solitude, Wild Goose Dreams (Public), Wild Party, Cotton Club Parade (Encores). Regional: The Sting, The Honeymooners (PaperMill), Annie (Ordway), Kiss Me, Kate (Bay Street). Founding member and President of The Broadway Advocacy Coalition. BFA, Pace University.




Britton Smith News

Photos: The Stars Walk the Red Carpet at Opening Night of KIMBERLY AKIMBO Photo Photos: The Stars Walk the Red Carpet at Opening Night of KIMBERLY AKIMBO
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 11, 2022

Check out photos of the stars arriving on the red carpet at Kimberly Akimbo! Kimberly Akimbo celebrated its opening night at the Booth Theatre last night and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big celebration of this great musical adventure!

Photos: Jay Armstrong Johnson's I PUT A SPELL ON YOU Brings Spooky Season to Sony Hal Photo Photos: Jay Armstrong Johnson's I PUT A SPELL ON YOU Brings Spooky Season to Sony Hall
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 24, 2022

Go Inside Broadway's biggest Halloween event of the year, Jay Armstrong Johnson's annual Halloween concert-meets-party, I Put a Spell on You: ALIVE At Sony Hall. For this year's show, Johnson returned as Winifred Sanderson with Allison Robinson and Amanda Williams Ware as sisters Sarah and Mary. See photos here!

Photos: Stars Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night of TOPDOG/UNDERDOG Photo Photos: Stars Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night of TOPDOG/UNDERDOG
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 21, 2022

The Golden Theatre was the place to be last night as Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning Topdog/Underdog officially opened on Broadway. Directed by Tony Award-winner Kenny Leon, it stars Emmy Award-winner Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Watchmen, Candyman) and Tony Award-nominee Corey Hawkins (In the Heights, The Tragedy of Macbeth). BroadwayWorld was there for the star-studded red carpet arrivals. Check out photos!

I PUT A SPELL ON YOU: ALIVE at Sony Hall to be Streamed on Broadway On Demand Hallowe Photo I PUT A SPELL ON YOU: ALIVE at Sony Hall to be Streamed on Broadway On Demand Halloween Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2022

Now you can dress up and get spooky for Broadway’s biggest Halloween event of the year both live at Sony Hall and in the comfort of your own home! Jay Armstrong Johnson’s I Put a Spell on You will stream on Broadway On Demand beginning at 7 pm Eastern on Sunday, October 30, 2022 and be available for the following four days.

Collaborative Arts Institute Of Chicago 2022 Fall Lieder Lounge Presents MY SISTER'S  Photo Collaborative Arts Institute Of Chicago 2022 Fall Lieder Lounge Presents MY SISTER'S KEEPER: DUNBAR EDITION 
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2022

Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago announces the first instalment of its 2022‚Äď23 Lieder Lounge recital¬† series, My Sister's Keeper: Dunbar Edition, which will take place on Thursday, November 17, 2022 in Ganz Hall at ¬†Roosevelt University beginning at 7:30pm. A second performance will be presented in partnership with the Chicago¬† Music Association on November 20, 2022 at 4pm, held at the South Shore Cultural Center.¬†

Gavin Creel, Major Attaway, Robyn Hurder & More to Star in Jay Armstrong Johnson's I  Photo Gavin Creel, Major Attaway, Robyn Hurder & More to Star in Jay Armstrong Johnson's I PUT A SPELL ON YOU at Sony Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

Jay Armstrong Johnson’s annual sold-out Halloween concert-meets-party I Put a Spell on You returns LIVE at New York City’s Sony Hall on Sunday, October 23, 2022. Broadway stars joining this year’s adventure include Major Attaway, Nick Rashad Burroughs, Gavin Creel, Robyn Hurder and more.

Britton Smith Partners With JAG Productions Photo Britton Smith Partners With JAG Productions
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 29, 2022

After several sold out performances around NYC and building an incredible following of likeminded folx across differences, Britton Smith entered a partnership with a black/queer owned theater company called JAG productions in White River Junction Vermont, to embark on a month long residency to find a narrative based theatrical experience. Britton has found a unique and dynamic experience that lives at the intersection of a stadium rock show, Church, Theater and high art.

The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards Will Be Presented in October Photo The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards Will Be Presented in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2022

 Broadway Black presents The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards, which honors Black theatre artists during the 2021-2022 season. The live, in-person ceremony will be held on Monday, October 10 at the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem (253 West 125th Street). Awards in 29 competitive categories and five honorary categories will be presented along with performances and guest appearances. 

JAG Productions Announces 2022/2023 Season Photo JAG Productions Announces 2022/2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

JAG Productions, a Vermont and New York City-based company serving as an artistic sanctuary for Black creatives in the American theatre, announced its 2022/2023 line-up this week.

JAG Productions Opens 2022/2023 Season With THEATRE ON THE HILL Photo JAG Productions Opens 2022/2023 Season With THEATRE ON THE HILL
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

JAG Productions, a Vermont and New York City-based theatre company centering Black and Black queer storytelling, is partnering with King Arthur Baking Company at their picturesque Norwich campus for another year of JAG's Theatre on the Hill ‚ÄĒ for four outdoor performances only.¬†

Britton Smith Videos

VIDEO: Second Stage's TO MY GIRLS Gets Ready for Performances Videoplay
VIDEO: Second Stage's TO MY GIRLS Gets Ready for Performances

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 16, 2022

Second Stage Theater just began previews for JC Lee's world premiere comedy, To My Girls, directed by Stephen Brackett. TO MY GIRLS will officially open on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at Second Stage's Off-Broadway home, The Tony Kiser Theater (305 West 43rd Street).

VIDEO: Andrew Keenan-Bolger Performs at BE MORE CHILL's Post-Show Hang Videoplay
VIDEO: Andrew Keenan-Bolger Performs at BE MORE CHILL's Post-Show Hang

by Stage Tube - Aug 2, 2019

We're getting an upgrade thanks to Andrew Keenan-Bolger's performance at Be More Chill's final post-show hang! Check out the video to see the Broadway favorite sing 'Blue Hair' alongside the show's Tony-nominated composer Joe Iconis!

VIDEO: GMA Goes Behind the Scenes of BE MORE CHILL! Videoplay
VIDEO: GMA Goes Behind the Scenes of BE MORE CHILL!

by Stage Tube - Mar 12, 2019

'Good Morning America' went behind the scenes of Broadway's newest hit, 'Be More Chill' on Tuesday morning! The musical officially opened on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre.

BWW TV: BE MORE CHILL's Katlyn Carlson Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! Videoplay
BWW TV: BE MORE CHILL's Katlyn Carlson Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 11, 2019

Broadway has officially gotten an upgrade with the opening of Be More Chill at the Lyceum Theatre! All throughout opening night, cast member Katlyn Carlson showed BroadwayWorld behind the scenes as she took over our Instagram Story. From all the morning preparations to shenanigans at the theatre to the after party, Katlyn gave us a peek into her official Broadway debut! So in case you missed it (or just want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover; check it all out below!

BWW TV: Ready for Your Upgrade? Watch Highlights from BE MORE CHILL on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Ready for Your Upgrade? Watch Highlights from BE MORE CHILL on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2019

On Sunday night, March 10, 2019, Be More Chill will officially open at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre. Check out highlights of the cast in action below!

#TBT: BE MORE CHILL Gives Off-Broadway An Upgrade! Videoplay
#TBT: BE MORE CHILL Gives Off-Broadway An Upgrade!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Broadway has gotten an upgrade this week as Be More Chill started previews at the Lyceum Theatre! In honor of the occasion, we're throwing it back to the show's rehearsals for this past summer's Off-Broadway run at the Signature Theater Company! Get your squip ready, and check out the footage below!

Talk Broadway To Me: A Squip Hits the Streets as BE MORE CHILL Begins Broadway Previe Videoplay
Talk Broadway To Me: A Squip Hits the Streets as BE MORE CHILL Begins Broadway Previews!

by Jon Vazquez - Feb 13, 2019

What if popularity came in a pill? Would you take it, no questions asked? As Broadway gets an upgrade with Be More Chill beginning previews tonight at the Lyceum Theatre, BroadwayWorld's Jon Vazquez hits the streets to 'peddle' a squip to the people of Times Square! Will they buy it?

BWW TV: C-c-c-c'mon and and Meet the Cast of BE MORE CHILL as They Get Ready for Broa Videoplay
BWW TV: C-c-c-c'mon and and Meet the Cast of BE MORE CHILL as They Get Ready for Broadway!

by TV - Press Previews - Jan 25, 2019

Be More Chill is getting its upgrade! The new musical will begin performances at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street) on Wednesday, February 13 at 8PM. The official opening night is Sunday evening, March 10.

Video: The BE MORE CHILL Gang Loves The First Day of Play Rehearsal! Videoplay
Video: The BE MORE CHILL Gang Loves The First Day of Play Rehearsal!

by A.A. Cristi - Jan 8, 2019

It's starting now! The Be More Chill gang celebrated their first day of beloved play rehearsals for their Broadway transfer next month! Check out the cast gearing up for Broadway with a quick sing along below!

VIDEO: Will Roland Wants to Bring 1776 Back to Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Will Roland Wants to Bring 1776 Back to Broadway

by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2019

Will Roland joined AM to DM by BuzzFeed News this morning to discuss his return to Broadway as the star in the new musical, 'Be More Chill,' his real-life take on high school, how social media has affected theatre, and what Broadway revival he'd love to star in. During the interview he spoke about 1776 saying, 'I love 1776. It's a great show that does not get enough credit. It's all about this short, loud man screaming America into existence.'


Britton Smith Frequently Asked Questions

What is Britton Smith next theatre project?
Britton Smith's next show will be To My Girls which opens on 4/14/2023 on Off-Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Britton Smith been in?
Britton Smith has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Britton Smith been in?
Britton Smith has not appeared in the West End