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Charles Kimbrough

 
Birth Place:
St. Paul, MN, USA
Bio:
NY Philharmonic: My Fair Lady. Encores: No, No Nanette. Select Broadway: The Merchant of Venice, Accent on Youth, HayFever, Sunday in the Park…, Company (Tony Nomination), Cop-Out, Candide, Same Time, Next Year; The Water Engine. Off-Broadway: The Fourth Wall, Tartuffe, Sylvia, Later Life, Drinks ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: May 23, 1936 (86)

Birth Place: St. Paul, MN, USA

Bio:
NY Philharmonic: My Fair Lady. Encores: No, No Nanette. Select Broadway: The Merchant of Venice, Accent on Youth, HayFever, Sunday in the Park…, Company (Tony Nomination), Cop-Out, Candide, Same Time, Next Year; The Water Engine. Off-Broadway: The Fourth Wall, Tartuffe, Sylvia, Later Life, Drinks ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Production, 2012
William R. Chumley, M.D.
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
Prince of Aragon
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2009
Flogdell
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Orgon
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Greg
  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1994
Bob Greenberg
Jules
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Austin
  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1993
Harry
  [Broadway]
1985
Richard Greatham
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Jules
Bob Greenberg
  [Off-Broadway]
1978
Joel
  [Broadway]
1976
J. Carlyle Benson
  [Broadway]
1976
Benton Arrelsford
  [Broadway]
1974
Dr. Spiga
  [Broadway]
1974
Tattle
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1974
Host [Replacement]
Voltaire [Replacement]
Sage [Replacement]
Governor [Replacement]
Dr. Pangloss [Replacement]
Dr. Pangloss [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1973
Thersites/ Diomedes
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1973
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1970
Harry
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1961
Bag
Bag
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Charlie

Photos

Tracee Chimo, Charles Kimbrough, Jessica Hecht, Jim Parsons, Larry Bryggman, Carol Ka Photo

Tracee Chimo, Charles Kimbrough, Jessica Hecht, Jim Parsons, Larry Bryggman, Carol Kane, Holley Fain & Rich Sommer. Photos by Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

From: 
Date:
06/15/2012
Tracee Chimo, Charles Kimbrough, Jessica Hecht, Jim Parsons, Larry Bryggman, Carol Ka Photo

Tracee Chimo, Charles Kimbrough, Jessica Hecht, Jim Parsons, Larry Bryggman, Carol Kane, Holley Fain

From: 
Date:
06/15/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Production, 2012
William R. Chumley, M.D.

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
Prince of Aragon

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2009
Flogdell

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Orgon

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Greg

  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1994
Bob Greenberg

Jules

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Austin

  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1993
Harry

  [Broadway]
1985
Richard Greatham

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Jules

Bob Greenberg

  [Off-Broadway]
1978
Joel

  [Broadway]
1976
J. Carlyle Benson

  [Broadway]
1976
Benton Arrelsford

  [Broadway]
1974
Dr. Spiga

  [Broadway]
1974
Tattle

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1974
Host [Replacement]

Voltaire [Replacement]

Sage [Replacement]

Governor [Replacement]

Dr. Pangloss [Replacement]

Dr. Pangloss [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1973
Thersites/ Diomedes

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1973
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1970
Harry

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1961
Bag

Bag

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Charlie

Charles Kimbrough Biography

NY Philharmonic: My Fair Lady. Encores: No, No Nanette. Select Broadway: The Merchant of Venice, Accent on Youth, HayFever, Sunday in the Park…, Company (Tony Nomination), Cop-Out, Candide, Same Time, Next Year; The Water Engine. Off-Broadway: The Fourth Wall, Tartuffe, Sylvia, Later Life, Drinks Before Dinner, All in Love. TV: “Murphy Brown” (Emmy Nomination), “Ally McBeal,” “The Nanny,” “Family Guy,” “The Love Boat - The Next Wave,” “The Recovery Room,” “Concealed Enemies,” “Kojak.” Film: Marci X, The Wedding Planner, The Good Mother, Switching Channels.

Charles Kimbrough Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1984 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Charles Kimbrough, Sunday in the Park with George
 
Tony Awards - 1971 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Charles Kimbrough , Company

Charles Kimbrough News

VIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Reveals a Scene That Was Cut From COMPANY Photo VIDEO: Stephen Sondheim Reveals a Scene That Was Cut From COMPANY
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2020

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the original Broadway production of Company, a new video was posted to the official Twitter page of the Broadway revival. In the video, Stephen Sondheim tells director Marianne Elliott about a scene that was cut from the show.

Video Flashback: Happy 50th Birthday, COMPANY! Watch the Original Cast Sing the Title Photo Video Flashback: Happy 50th Birthday, COMPANY! Watch the Original Cast Sing the Title Number
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2020

Today marks 50 years since Company first opened on Broadway. The current production of Company is flashing back to the original, with this video of the cast recording the title number for the cast album.

Hampton Theatre Company Presets SYLVIA Photo Hampton Theatre Company Presets SYLVIA
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2020

a?oeSylviaa?? by A.R. Gurney will be the third play of the Hampton Theatre Company's 2019-2020 season, opening on March 19, 2020 at the Quogue Community Hall and running through April 5. A talkback with the cast and director will be offered following the 7 p.m. performance on Friday, March 27.

Jonathan Hadary Receives Equity Foundation Shakespeare Award Photo Jonathan Hadary Receives Equity Foundation Shakespeare Award
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 4, 2019

Jonathan Hadary has received the annual St. Clair Bayfield Award presented by the Actors' Equity Foundation for his performance as Sicinius Velutus in The Public Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park Coriolanus. The announcement was made by Judy Rice, President of the Foundation, and Joan Glazer, Managing Director.

Photo Flash: The Theatre Group at SBCC Presents HARVEY Photo Photo Flash: The Theatre Group at SBCC Presents HARVEY
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 11, 2019

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present the classic comedy, HARVEY by Mary Chase, directed by R. Michael Gros, February 27-March 16, 2019 in the Garvin Theatre.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN on CBS - Today, December 20, 2018 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN on CBS - Today, December 20, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN, airing on CBS today, December 20, 2018!

Actors' Equity Foundation Awards St. Clair Bayfield Award to Mia Katigbak Photo Actors' Equity Foundation Awards St. Clair Bayfield Award to Mia Katigbak
by Rebecca Russo - Dec 6, 2018

Mia Katigbak has received the annual St. Clair Bayfield Award presented by the Actors' Equity Foundation for her performance as The Duke of Gloucester in NAATCO's production of Henry VI. The announcement was made by Judy Rice, President of the Foundation, and Joan Glazer, Managing Director.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN on CBS - Today, October 18, 2018 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN on CBS - Today, October 18, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN, airing on CBS today, October 18, 2018!

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN on CBS - Today, October 11, 2018 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN on CBS - Today, October 11, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of MURPHY BROWN, airing on CBS today, October 11, 2018!

Celebrate Disney's THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's 22nd Birthday With a Look Back on it Photo Celebrate Disney's THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME's 22nd Birthday With a Look Back on its Stage Adaptations
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2018

Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame was released 22 years ago today. The film, based on a novel by Victor Hugo, inspired many stage and screen adaptations. In honor of the movie's birthday, we're taking you on a look back through the history of Hunchback!

Charles Kimbrough Videos

BWW TV: Jim Parsons and the Cast of HARVEY Reflect on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 16, 2012

Harvey officially opened last night, June 14, 2012 for a limited engagement through August 5th, 2012, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to celebrate with the cast. He spoke with Jim Parsons, who said opening night ws fun but he's glad the pressure is over, as well as Jessica Hecht, Charles Kimbrough, Morgan Spector, Holly Fain, Larry Bryggman, Peter Benson, Angela Paton, Tracee Chimo, Rich Sommer and Carol Kane. Watch the video below, which includes highlights from the production along with the interviews!

BWW TV: Jim Parsons Opens in Roundabout Theatre's HARVEY Tonight, 6/14!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 14, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company in association with Don Gregory, is presenting the new Broadway production of Mary Chase's Harvey, starring Jim Parsons (Elwood P. Dowd), Jessica Hecht (Veta Louise Simmons), Charles Kimbrough (William R. Chumley, M.D.), Larry Bryggman (Judge Omar Gaffney), Carol Kane (Betty Chumley), Peter Benson (E.J. Lofgren), Tracee Chimo (Myrtle Mae Simmons), Holley Fain (Ruth Kelly, R.N.), Angela Paton (Mrs. Ethel Chauvenet), Rich Sommer (Duane Wilson), and Morgan Spector (Lyman Sanderson, M.D.). The production is directed by Scott Ellis. The production officially opens tonight, June 14, 2012 for a limited engagement through August 5th, 2012. Previews began May 18. Excited? Revisit the sneak peek photo and video coverage below!

STAGE TUBE: HARVEY's Jim Parsons on THE DAILY SHOW with Jon Stewart!
by Stage Tube - Jun 13, 2012

Jim Parsons, who is starring in the Broadway production of HARVEY, appeared May 31st on Comedy Central's 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart'. Watch the Broadway and 'Big Bang Theory' TV star in the episode below!

BWW TV: First Look at Jim Parsons & More in HARVEY - Production Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company in association with Don Gregory, is presenting the new Broadway production of Mary Chase's Harvey, starring Jim Parsons (Elwood P. Dowd), Jessica Hecht (Veta Louise Simmons), Charles Kimbrough (William R. Chumley, M.D.), Larry Bryggman (Judge Omar Gaffney), Carol Kane (Betty Chumley), Peter Benson (E.J. Lofgren), Tracee Chimo (Myrtle Mae Simmons), Holley Fain (Ruth Kelly, R.N.), Angela Paton (Mrs. Ethel Chauvenet), Rich Sommer (Duane Wilson), and Morgan Spector (Lyman Sanderson, M.D.). The production is directed by Scott Ellis. Production highlights have been released and below, BroadwayWorld brings you a first look!

STAGE TUBE: Ellen Helps Jim Parsons Prepare for Broadway's HARVEY!
by Stage Tube - May 26, 2012

Ellen helps Jim Parsons prepare for Jim Parsons, who is starring in the Broadway production of Harvey, recently appeared on Ellen, where the host decided to help him out by preparing him for the onslaught of Broadway distractions, complete with air horns, wind machines, feathers, or whatever else he might encounter on the Great White Way. Watch the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Jim Parsons, Scott Ellis, and More Talk HARVEY!
by Stage Tube - May 14, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Jim Parsons (Elwood P. Dowd), Jessica Hecht (Veta Louise Simmons), Charles Kimbrough (William R. Chumley, M.D.), Larry Bryggman (Judge Omar Gaffney), Carol Kane (Betty Chumley), Peter Benson (E.J. Lofgren), Tracee Chimo (Myrtle Mae Simmons), Holley Fain (Ruth Kelly, R.N.), Angela Paton (Mrs. Ethel Chauvenet), Rich Sommer (Duane Wilson), Morgan Spector (Lyman Sanderson, M.D.) and directed by Scott Ellis.

STAGE TUBE: HARVEY's Jim Parsons Visits LATE SHOW!
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2012

Jim Parsons, who is starring in the upcoming Broadway production of Harvey, appeared on "The Late Show with David Letterman" last night, May 8th. While he was there, he chatted about looking young, quitting smoking, and more. Check out the full appearance below!

BWW TV: Jim Parsons Talks Roundabout's HARVEY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company in association with Don Gregory will present the new Broadway production of Mary Chase's Harvey starring Jim Parsons (Elwood P. Dowd), Jessica Hecht (Veta Louise Simmons), Charles Kimbrough (William R. Chumley, M.D.), Larry Bryggman (Judge Omar Gaffney), Carol Kane (Betty Chumley), Peter Benson (E.J. Lofgren), Tracee Chimo (Myrtle Mae Simmons), Holley Fain (Ruth Kelly, R.N.), Angela Paton (Mrs. Ethel Chauvenet), Rich Sommer (Duane Wilson), and Morgan Spector (Lyman Sanderson, M.D.). The production is and directed by Scott Ellis. Today, BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge sat down with Jim Parsons to hear all about the new production. Click below to hear directly from the star!

STAGE TUBE: Ellen Helps Jim Parsons Prep for HARVEY!
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2012

Jim Parsons, who is starring in the upcoming Broadway production of Harvey, appeared on NBC's 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' on yesterday, February 6th. While he was there, Ellen decided to help him prepare for his return to Broadway my making him read a monologue while throwing a few distractions his way. Click below to check out the clip!

STAGE TUBE: All About HARVEY
by Stage Tube - Jan 7, 2012

Performances of Harvey will begin on May 18, 2012 on Broadway at Studio 54 (254 West 54th Street) with the official opening set for June 14, 2012. The limited engagement is scheduled to run through August 5th, 2012. Hear what the creative team had to say about the show below!


Charles Kimbrough Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Charles Kimbrough been in?
Charles Kimbrough has appeared on Broadway in 14 shows.

How many West End shows has Charles Kimbrough been in?
Charles Kimbrough has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Charles Kimbrough been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Sunday in the Park with George and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Company .