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Bryce Ryness

 
Bio:
Broadway: HAIR (Woof, Drama Desk nom), Legally Blonde; Off-Broadway: HAIR, See Rock City..., Crossing Brooklyn. In CA: Sleeping Beauty Wakes, Floyd Collins. Band: RYNESS (on iTunes). (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: HAIR (Woof, Drama Desk nom), Legally Blonde; Off-Broadway: HAIR, See Rock City..., Crossing Brooklyn. In CA: Sleeping Beauty Wakes, Floyd Collins. Band: RYNESS (on iTunes). (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
FOX Live Televised Production, 2019
Performer
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny's Revival Adaptation, 2017
Jesus of Nazareth
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2015
Miss Trunchbull
  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2014
Starkey
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2014
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Man #1
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway 2013 Revival, 2013
Phileas Fogg
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Miss Trunchbull [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer
  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2010
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Woof
  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare In The Park Revival, 2008
Woof
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Ensemble [Replacement]
Aaron [Replacement]
Guard [Replacement]
Emmett Forrest (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Los Angeles]
Reprise! Concert, 2005
Ensemble

Photos

featured cast  members Megan Lawrence, Darius Nichols, Kacie Sheik, Sasha Allen, Gavi Photo

featured cast members Megan Lawrence, Darius Nichols, Kacie Sheik, Sasha Allen, Gavin Creel, Will Swenson, Caissie Levy & Bryce Ryness with James Rado, Diane Paulus & Galt MacDermot during the Opening Night Performance Curtain Call for HAIR: THE AMER

From: 
Date:
12/20/2018
the cast of 3RD MONDAYS: Keith a. Bearden, Bryce Ryness, Domonique Paton, Justin Mich Photo

the cast of 3RD MONDAYS: Keith a. Bearden, Bryce Ryness, Domonique Paton, Justin Michael Wilcox, Anneliese Van Der Pol, emcee Richard Israel

From: 
Date:
05/30/2018
Bryce Ryness, Tommar Wilson, and Will Swenson Photo

Bryce Ryness, Tommar Wilson, and Will Swenson

From: 
Date:
10/26/2017
Constantine Maroulis, Bryce Ryness and the company Photo

Constantine Maroulis, Bryce Ryness and the company

From: 
Date:
06/13/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
FOX Live Televised Production, 2019
Performer

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny's Revival Adaptation, 2017
Jesus of Nazareth

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2015
Miss Trunchbull

  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2014
Starkey

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2014
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Man #1

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway 2013 Revival, 2013
Phileas Fogg

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Miss Trunchbull [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer

  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2010
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Woof

  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare In The Park Revival, 2008
Woof

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Ensemble [Replacement]

Aaron [Replacement]

Guard [Replacement]

Emmett Forrest (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Los Angeles]
Reprise! Concert, 2005
Ensemble

Bryce Ryness Biography

Broadway: HAIR (Woof, Drama Desk nom), Legally Blonde; Off-Broadway: HAIR, See Rock City..., Crossing Brooklyn. In CA: Sleeping Beauty Wakes, Floyd Collins. Band: RYNESS (on iTunes).

Bryce Ryness Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Bryce Ryness, Hair

Bryce Ryness News

The Philly POPS Announces New Performances for 2022‚Ä"2023 Season Photo The Philly POPS Announces New Performances for 2022‚Ä"2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2022

The Philly POPS has announced its 2022‚Äď2023 season, a dynamic lineup of seven exciting shows, including three new show premieres of POPS original programming.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 31- HAIR Returns to Broadway! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, March 31- HAIR Returns to Broadway!
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2021

After a smash-hit run at Central Park's Delacorte Theater, on this day in 2009, HAIR returned to Broadway for the first time in over 30 years.

Broadway Rewind: HAIR Lets the Sun Shine In Again in 2009! Photo Broadway Rewind: HAIR Lets the Sun Shine In Again in 2009!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 17, 2020

In 2009, four decades after it originally rocked the world, Hair returned under the direction of Diane Paulus. The production, which started at the Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park the previous summer, opened at the Al Hirschfeld Theater on March 31, 2009. The cast included some of Broadway's best, including Cassie Levy, Will Swenson, Sasha Allen, Allison Case, Kacie Sheik, Bryce Ryness, Jay Armstrong Johnson and future Tony winner, Gavin Creel.

TBT: FIRST DATE Makes Its First Impression On Broadway! Photo TBT: FIRST DATE Makes Its First Impression On Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 8, 2019

This is definitely something that will last: on this day six years ago, the original musical First Date officially opened on Broadway! To celebrate, we're looking back at the show's opening night with Zachary Levi, Krysta Rodriguez, and more. Get a peek at the show's first impression by checking out the video!

BWW TV: Costume Designer Angela Wendt on Creating the Look of FOX's RENT! Photo BWW TV: Costume Designer Angela Wendt on Creating the Look of FOX's RENT!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 20, 2019

When it comes to creating an iconic look, costume designer Angela Wendt knows what she's doing. Over two decades after giving Rent its legendary Broadway look, she returns to give the characters equally memorable costumes for Rent on Fox. Below, watch as she gives us a sneak peek of one of her costume trailers on set!

BWW TV: Production Designer Jason Sherwood Sets the Scene for FOX's RENT! Photo BWW TV: Production Designer Jason Sherwood Sets the Scene for FOX's RENT!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 17, 2019

How do you capture the essence of one of the most iconic musicals in Broadway history and make it work for live television? Production Designer extraordinaire Jason Sherwood is making magic happen in LA as FOX's Rent enters its final week of rehearsals. Below, he tells us all about how they will bring the East Village to life in a massive way, and even gives us a sneak peek of the set!

BWW TV: Everything Is RENT! Meet the Bohemians of FOX's Next Live Musical Photo BWW TV: Everything Is RENT! Meet the Bohemians of FOX's Next Live Musical
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 14, 2019

There's no day but January 27 when it comes to FOX's Rent, and the cast and creative team are over the moon about it. BroadwayWorld is taking you straight to the Fox lot, where the whole gang is busy rehearsing for the big night. Watch below as they chat about what will make this version special, how they got their roles, and so much more!

Matthew Saldivar, J. Elaine Marcos Join RENT LIVE; Additional Casting Announced! Photo Matthew Saldivar, J. Elaine Marcos Join RENT LIVE; Additional Casting Announced!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 4, 2019

There's no day but January 27, 2019 when it comes to FOX's Rent. Today additional casting was announced for the live broadcast of the rock musical phenomenon, and some familiar Broadway faces are among the ensemble of bohemians that will bring the East Village to life on national television.

Photo Flashback: BroadwayWorld Remembers HAIR Composer Galt MacDermot Photo Photo Flashback: BroadwayWorld Remembers HAIR Composer Galt MacDermot
by Walter McBride - Dec 20, 2018

As previously reported, Galt MacDermot, composer of the musical Hair, has passed away on December 17 at 89 years old.

Photo Flash: Foundation For New American Musicals' 4th Edition Of 3RD MONDAYS Returns Photo Photo Flash: Foundation For New American Musicals' 4th Edition Of 3RD MONDAYS Returns to The Federal
by Stephi Wild - May 30, 2018

On Monday, May 21, 2018, the Foundation for New American Musicals returned to Sterling's Upstairs at the Federal to present the 4th edition of 3RD MONDAYS, an up close and personal experience with exciting musical theatre artists performing songs from Broadway's past, present, and future! Scroll down for photos of the show!

Bryce Ryness Videos

Broadway Rewind: HAIR Lets the Sun Shine In Again in 2009! VideoBroadway Rewind: HAIR Lets the Sun Shine In Again in 2009!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 17, 2020

In 2009, four decades after it originally rocked the world, Hair returned under the direction of Diane Paulus. The production, which started at the Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park the previous summer, opened at the Al Hirschfeld Theater on March 31, 2009. The cast included some of Broadway's best, including Cassie Levy, Will Swenson, Sasha Allen, Allison Case, Kacie Sheik, Bryce Ryness, Jay Armstrong Johnson and future Tony winner, Gavin Creel.

TBT: FIRST DATE Makes Its First Impression On Broadway! VideoTBT: FIRST DATE Makes Its First Impression On Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 8, 2019

This is definitely something that will last: on this day six years ago, the original musical First Date officially opened on Broadway! To celebrate, we're looking back at the show's opening night with Zachary Levi, Krysta Rodriguez, and more. Get a peek at the show's first impression by checking out the video!

BWW TV: Costume Designer Angela Wendt on Creating the Look of FOX's RENT! VideoBWW TV: Costume Designer Angela Wendt on Creating the Look of FOX's RENT!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 20, 2019

When it comes to creating an iconic look, costume designer Angela Wendt knows what she's doing. Over two decades after giving Rent its legendary Broadway look, she returns to give the characters equally memorable costumes for Rent on Fox. Below, watch as she gives us a sneak peek of one of her costume trailers on set!

BWW TV: Production Designer Jason Sherwood Sets the Scene for FOX's RENT! VideoBWW TV: Production Designer Jason Sherwood Sets the Scene for FOX's RENT!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 17, 2019

How do you capture the essence of one of the most iconic musicals in Broadway history and make it work for live television? Production Designer extraordinaire Jason Sherwood is making magic happen in LA as FOX's Rent enters its final week of rehearsals. Below, he tells us all about how they will bring the East Village to life in a massive way, and even gives us a sneak peek of the set!

BWW TV: Everything Is RENT! Meet the Bohemians of FOX's Next Live Musical VideoBWW TV: Everything Is RENT! Meet the Bohemians of FOX's Next Live Musical
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 14, 2019

There's no day but January 27 when it comes to FOX's Rent, and the cast and creative team are over the moon about it. BroadwayWorld is taking you straight to the Fox lot, where the whole gang is busy rehearsing for the big night. Watch below as they chat about what will make this version special, how they got their roles, and so much more!

BWW TV: Jonathan Groff, Caissie Levy & More Let the Sun Shine in Again at 50th Annive VideoBWW TV: Jonathan Groff, Caissie Levy & More Let the Sun Shine in Again at 50th Anniversary of HAIR- Watch Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 26, 2017

Last night The Public Theater celebrated the 50th Anniversary of HAIR, the American tribal love-rock musical that originally opened at The Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street. The one-night-only benefit performance, directed by Diane Paulus, took place at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at The Muny
by Alan Henry - Jun 13, 2017

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR! Get a first look at the production below!

VIDEO: On This Day, March 31- Tune In, Turn On, Drop Out: HAIR Returns to Broadway!
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2017

After a smash-hit run at Central Park's Delacorte Theater, HAIR returned to Broadway for the first time in over 30 years. The story of a group of young Americans searching for love and peace during the Vietnam era, HAIR is a timeless portrait of a movement that changed the world. Its groundbreaking rock score paved the way for some of the greatest musicals of our time. Now, the 'Age of Aquarius' dawns again in this jubilant new production directed by Diane Paulus, with choreography by Karole Armitage. HAIR features a book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado, and music by Galt MacDermot.

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Highlights from LONG STORY SHORT at 59E59 Theaters, Starring Pearl Sun & Bryce Ryness
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 25, 2015

59E59 Theaters and Prospect Theater Company present the NYC premiere LONG STORY SHORT, adapted from David Schulner's play An Infinite Ache by Brendan Milburn and Valerie Vigoda, and directed by Kent Nicholson. LONG STORY SHORT began performances on February 28 for a limited engagement through March 29. BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Allison Case, Adam Chanler-Berat, Patti Murin & More Preview Playwrights Horizons' FLY BY NIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2014

Playwrights Horizons presents the New York premiere of Fly By Night: A New Musical, conceived byKim Rosenstock (Tigers Be Still), written by Will Connolly (performer, Once), Michael Mitnick (Sex Lives of Our Parents, the upcoming film The Giver) and Ms. Rosenstock, and directed by Carolyn Cantor (The Great God Pan and After the Revolution at PH, Pumpgirl, Orange Flower Water). The cast met the press and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand to chat with the company about the new musical. Check out what they had to say in the video below!


Bryce Ryness Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Bryce Ryness been in?
Bryce Ryness has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Bryce Ryness been in?
Bryce Ryness has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Bryce Ryness been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Hair .