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Charles Turner

 
Bio:
A native New Yorker. This marks his tenth Broadway show, including The Gin Game, You Can't Take it With You, The Trip to Bountiful, Dividing the Estate and On Golden Pond. Off-Broadway: The Orphans' Home Cycle (Signature Theatre), The Play About the Baby (with Marian Seldes). Regional: King Lear, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
A native New Yorker. This marks his tenth Broadway show, including The Gin Game, You Can't Take it With You, The Trip to Bountiful, Dividing the Estate and On Golden Pond. Off-Broadway: The Orphans' Home Cycle (Signature Theatre), The Play About the Baby (with Marian Seldes). Regional: King Lear, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre World Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Cal
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Norman Thayer, Jr. (Standby)
  [New York]
New York Revival, 1894
Columbian Guard

Photos

Charles Turner, Isabella Russo, Oumar Ibn, Will Eno, Nicholas Hutchinson and Lily Buc Photo

Charles Turner, Isabella Russo, Oumar Ibn, Will Eno, Nicholas Hutchinson and Lily Buchanan

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Date:
11/21/2019
Kenny Leon, Lizbeth Mackay, Isabella Russo, Nicholas Hutchinson, Charles Turner, Deni Photo

Kenny Leon, Lizbeth Mackay, Isabella Russo, Nicholas Hutchinson, Charles Turner, Denise Burse, Hannah Cabell, Lenne Klingaman, Nidra Sous La Terre, Luis Vega, Michael Countryman, Howard Overshown and Will Eno

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Date:
11/21/2019
Kenny Leon, Lizbeth Mackay, Isabella Russo, Nicholas Hutchinson, Charles Turner, Deni Photo

Kenny Leon, Lizbeth Mackay, Isabella Russo, Nicholas Hutchinson, Charles Turner, Denise Burse, Hannah Cabell, Lenne Klingaman, Nidra Sous La Terre, Luis Vega, Michael Countryman, Howard Overshown, Carole Rothman and Will Eno

From: 
Date:
11/21/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre World Premiere, 2019
Performer

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Cal

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Norman Thayer, Jr. (Standby)

  [New York]
New York Revival, 1894
Columbian Guard

Charles Turner Biography

A native New Yorker. This marks his tenth Broadway show, including The Gin Game, You Can't Take it With You, The Trip to Bountiful, Dividing the Estate and On Golden Pond. Off-Broadway: The Orphans' Home Cycle (Signature Theatre), The Play About the Baby (with Marian Seldes). Regional: King Lear, Fences, The Oedipus Plays (D.C. Shakespeare and Athens Festival). Awards: Drama Desk, AUDELCO. Film/TV: "Madam Secretary," "Chappelle's Show," Anemone Me. MFA, Yale School of Drama. Dedication: sisters Debbie and Nancy; grandchildren Khari and Aalliyah.




Charles Turner News

The Django to Welcome Today's Premier Swing Band, 15+ Vocalists, and Hot Latin Tuesda Photo The Django to Welcome Today's Premier Swing Band, 15+ Vocalists, and Hot Latin Tuesday Nights This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

THE DJANGO will bring another month of stellar jazz by some of the field’s heroes alongside young, emerging artists.

Catskill's 'Little Theatre That Can' Celebrates Survival In Its 2022 Season Photo Catskill's 'Little Theatre That Can' Celebrates Survival In Its 2022 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 18, 2022

“To tell you the truth, I'm amazed we're both still ambulatory,” groans Steven Patterson, one of the co-founders of Bridge Street Theatre.

A CHARLES TURNER TASTING to Play Bridge Street Theatre Photo A CHARLES TURNER TASTING to Play Bridge Street Theatre
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 20, 2022

Wrapping up an Artists’ Residency sponsored by the Works & Process LaunchPAD 'Process as Destination' Initiative, Brooklyn-based vocalist and composer Charles Turner, pianist/composer Sean Mason, and playwright Marcus Scott, return to Catskill’s Bridge Street Theatre on Sunday afternoon, February 27 at 2:00pm, for a “Tasting” of songs and selections from an exciting new musical theatre piece they’ve been developing together.

Cyrus Chestnut, Diane Schuur, Reggie Workman and More to Play the House of Swing's Di Photo Cyrus Chestnut, Diane Schuur, Reggie Workman and More to Play the House of Swing's Dizzy's Club in 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 14, 2021

Jazz at Lincoln Center's Dizzy's Club will continue its season of in-person performances in January and February 2022, presenting a diverse lineup that pays tribute to jazz greats, showcases rising stars on the scene, and welcomes award-winning artists whose work runs the gamut of jazz styles and traditions.

Prospect Announces Full Line-up For 11/17 RULE OF THREE Musical Theater Lab, In Conce Photo Prospect Announces Full Line-up For 11/17 RULE OF THREE Musical Theater Lab, In Concert
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2021

 Prospect Theater Company has announced the full cast for a special one-night-only concert performance at NYC’s Symphony Space (2537 Broadway @ 95th Street). On Wednesday, November 17th @ 7:30pm the company will present RULE OF THREE, a concert evening featuring hot-off-the-presses offerings generated in its annual Musical Theater Lab.

The Django Announces December Line-Up featuring Lonnie Smith Tributes, Duchess Holida Photo The Django Announces December Line-Up featuring Lonnie Smith Tributes, Duchess Holiday Show and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2021

. Today’s leading artists gather on The Django stage to celebrate NEA Jazz Master Dr. Lonnie Smith in special back-to-back tribute concerts 12/9. Two leading pianists make their Django debut: Benito Gonzalez 12/3 followed by Orrin Evans 12/8 leading his new Brazilian project “Terreno Comun”.

CMDance Announces Denver Jazz Festival at The Studio Loft at Ellie Caulkins Opera Hou Photo CMDance Announces Denver Jazz Festival at The Studio Loft at Ellie Caulkins Opera House
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2021

CMDance will host this annual event with live Jazz era 30-40'S live music, starring nationally acclaimed and NYC-based jazz artist Charles Turner & Uptown Swing, also featuring Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles Jazz Band featuring Honeydoo on vocals, a Jazz for Listeners session, cocktail parties, and Dance performances.

Charles Turner Will Perform a Concert at Bridge Street Theatre This Month Photo Charles Turner Will Perform a Concert at Bridge Street Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2021

Inspired by the classic golden age MGM Hollywood musicals, but filtered through a modern lens, this splashy new musical encompasses a variety of musical styles such as blues, jazz, swing, big band, jazz fusion, progressive soul, psychedelic soul, cinematic soul, Sophisti-pop, quiet storm, urban, doo-wop, hip-hop soul, neo-soul, alternative R&B, funk, dancehall, reggae, highlife and afro pop. “

VOCAL GUMBO AFTER DARK to Return June 17 Photo VOCAL GUMBO AFTER DARK to Return June 17
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 11, 2021

Brainchild of respected and trusted singers - arrangers - producers Janis Siegel (The Manhattan Transfer) and Lauren Kinhan (New York Voices), Vocal Gumbo is a virtual music festival created to bring the vocal music community together to inspire and entertain during uncertain times.

Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi, Magos Herrera and Brooklyn Rider & More Annou Photo Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi, Magos Herrera and Brooklyn Rider & More Announced for VOICES OF HOPE Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

From April 16-30, 2021, Carnegie Hall will present Voices of Hope, an online festival that examines the resilience of artists, exploring works that they felt compelled to create despite—and often because of—appalling circumstances and human tragedy.

Charles Turner Videos

BWW TV: Cynthia Nixon and Laura Linney Celebrate the Drama of Dual Roles in THE LITTLE FOXES on Opening Night
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 20, 2017

After the curtain closed Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre last night, Laura Linney (Time Stands Still, Sight Unseen) and Cynthia Nixon (Rabbit Hole, Wit), who are alternating the roles of Regina and Birdie, appearing opposite each other at every performance, celebrated bringing modern audiences to the new Broadway production of Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes, directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan. We're taking you to the opening night after party below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Both Laura Linney & Cynthia Nixon in THE LITTLE FOXES!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2017

Manhattan Theatre Club's new Broadway production of Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes, starring Laura Linney and Cynthia Nixon, will open tomorrow, April 19 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). Previews began Wednesday, March 29. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the stars swapping roles and the company in action below!


Charles Turner Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Charles Turner been in?
Charles Turner has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

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