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Charlie Franklin

 
Bio:
New York: Tina (Broadway), The Book of Mormon (Broadway), The Bridges of Madison County (Original Broadway Cast), Frankie Epps in Parade (Lincoln Center), Tom Sawyer in Big River (City Center Encores!). Regional: Dickon in The Secret Garden (5th Avenue), Ralph in Lord of the Flies (Denver Center). ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
New York: Tina (Broadway), The Book of Mormon (Broadway), The Bridges of Madison County (Original Broadway Cast), Frankie Epps in Parade (Lincoln Center), Tom Sawyer in Big River (City Center Encores!). Regional: Dickon in The Secret Garden (5th Avenue), Ralph in Lord of the Flies (Denver Center). ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Roger Davies/Ensemble
  [Houston, TX (Regional)]
Regional Revival Production, 2017
Dickon
  [New York]
Manhattan Concert Production at Lincoln Center, 2015
Young Soldier
Frankie Epps
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Performer (Swing)
Michael (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Ensemble [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]

Photos

Ross Lekites and Charlie Franklin  Photo

Ross Lekites and Charlie Franklin

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Date:
10/09/2021
Robert Lenzi and Charlie Franklin  Photo

Robert Lenzi and Charlie Franklin

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Date:
10/09/2021
DeLaney Westfall and Charlie Franklin  Photo

DeLaney Westfall and Charlie Franklin

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Date:
10/09/2021
Charlie Franklin and DeLaney Westfall  Photo

Charlie Franklin and DeLaney Westfall

From: 
Date:
01/14/2020
Charlie Franklin, Phyllida Lloyd, Daniel J. Watts, Tina Turner, Adrienne Warren and K Photo

Charlie Franklin, Phyllida Lloyd, Daniel J. Watts, Tina Turner, Adrienne Warren and Katori Hall with cast during the "Tina - The Tina Turner Musical" Opening Night Curtain Call at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on November 07, 2019 in New York City.

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Date:
12/28/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Roger Davies/Ensemble

  [Houston, TX (Regional)]
Regional Revival Production, 2017
Dickon

  [New York]
Manhattan Concert Production at Lincoln Center, 2015
Young Soldier

Frankie Epps

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Performer (Swing)

Michael (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Ensemble [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

Charlie Franklin Biography

New York: Tina (Broadway), The Book of Mormon (Broadway), The Bridges of Madison County (Original Broadway Cast), Frankie Epps in Parade (Lincoln Center), Tom Sawyer in Big River (City Center Encores!). Regional: Dickon in The Secret Garden (5th Avenue), Ralph in Lord of the Flies (Denver Center). TV: “Shades of Blue,” “The Loudest Voice.” Proud graduate of Pace University! Massive thanks to KMR and Telsey & Co. All of my love to Mom, Dad, the sibs, and DeLaney.




Charlie Franklin News

Katie Webber Will Take Over the Role of 'Rhonda' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Photo Katie Webber Will Take Over the Role of 'Rhonda' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

Katie Webber will step into the role of 'Rhonda' in Broadway's TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL beginning Tuesday, April 12 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street).

Photos: See Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & More in New Images From TINA â€" THE TINA TURNER MUSI Photo Photos: See Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & More in New Images From TINA â€" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 7, 2022

TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, starring Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, is currently on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theater (205 W 46th Street).

TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Announces New Block Of Tickets On Sale Now Photo TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Announces New Block Of Tickets On Sale Now
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2022

A new block of tickets for Broadway's TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL is now on sale for performances through Sunday, November 20, 2022.

Celebrate Valentine's Day at Feinstein's/54 Below With Joey Contreras, Alexandra Silb Photo Celebrate Valentine's Day at Feinstein's/54 Below With Joey Contreras, Alexandra Silber & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present A Broadway Valentine’s Day! on February 14 at 7:00pm and 9:45pm. The 9:45pm performance will also be livestreamed. There is a $50-$60 cover charge and $25 food and beverage minimum.

George Salazar and Joe Iconis, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss & More This Month at Feinste Photo George Salazar and Joe Iconis, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss & More This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2022

This month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

NaTasha Yvette Williams Will Star as 'Zelma' in TINA on Broadway Beginning February 4 Photo NaTasha Yvette Williams Will Star as 'Zelma' in TINA on Broadway Beginning February 4
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2022

NaTasha Yvette Williams will assume the role of “Zelma” beginning Friday, February 4, 2022 in the smash hit TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at Broadway’s Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street). 

Amy Spanger, Gerard Canonico & More to Celebrate Valentine's Day at Feinstein's/54 Be Photo Amy Spanger, Gerard Canonico & More to Celebrate Valentine's Day at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present A Broadway Valentine’s Day on February 14, 2022 at 7:00 and 9:45pm.

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes With TINA's Hair & Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings Photo VIDEO: Behind the Scenes With TINA's Hair & Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 19, 2022

Go behind the scenes with TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL's Hair and Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings with current star Nkeki Obi-Melekwe!

Nick Rashad Burroughs Will Take Over the Role of 'Ike' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSI Photo Nick Rashad Burroughs Will Take Over the Role of 'Ike' in TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2022

Nick Rashad Burroughs has been seen on Broadway in Kinky Boots and King Kong and in the National Tour of Something  Rotten!. His EP “Groove Machine” featuring the Pop Smash Radio Award-nominated single “Tonight” is available on all  music platforms. 

TINA â€" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL to Resume on Broadway December 26 Photo TINA â€" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL to Resume on Broadway December 26
by Robert Diamond - Dec 25, 2021

Merry Christmas! TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL will resume performances tomorrow at 2PM at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

Charlie Franklin Videos

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes With TINA's Hair & Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes With TINA's Hair & Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 19, 2022

Go behind the scenes with TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL's Hair and Makeup Supervisor Geo Brian Hennings with current star Nkeki Obi-Melekwe!

VIDEO: TINA Company is Rollin' Back Into Rehearsals VideoVIDEO: TINA Company is Rollin' Back Into Rehearsals
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 22, 2021

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical is rollin' back to Broadway! Rehearsals are underway for the Tony-nominated hit, which is led by Adrienne Warren in the title role, with Daniel J. Watts as Ike, Dawnn Lewis as Zelma, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe as Tina Turner at some performances, Tony Award nominee Myra Lucretia Taylor as Gran Georgeanna and Jessica Rush as Rhonda.

Broadway Rewind: BIG RIVER Flows Back to the Stage! VideoBroadway Rewind: BIG RIVER Flows Back to the Stage!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 3, 2020

Today we rewind to 2017, for the Encores! presentation of Big River. Directed by Lear deBessonet and choreographed by Josh Rhodes, Big River starred Nicholas Barasch, Charlie Franklin, Annie Golden, David Pittu, Kyle Scatliffe, Christopher Sieber, Lauren Worsham, and more. 

VIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep / Mountain High VideoVIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep / Mountain High' on THE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Jan 14, 2020

On last night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, the cast of the hit Broadway musical 'TINA: The Tina Turner Musical,' performed 'River Deep/Mountain High,' led by the incredible Adrienne Warren.

VIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren and the cast of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Perform D VideoVIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren and the cast of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Perform During the Macy's Parade
by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2019

Watch Adrienne Warren and the cast of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical perform below!

VIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA VideoVIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 6, 2019

Ahead of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical's official opening on Broadway November 7, the cast of the musical stopped by Good Morning America to give audiences a sneak peak!

VIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview VideoVIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 12, 2019

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical officially begins previews tonight on Broadway. Tina herself is giving the show a shoutout in an all new video.

BWW TV: Look Back at THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY To Celebrate World Photo Day! VideoBWW TV: Look Back at THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY To Celebrate World Photo Day!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2019

We're taking a look at the world inside a frame to celebrate World Photo Day with a look back at the Tony-winning musical The Bridges of Madison County, which focused on Francesca Johnson's relationship with a National Geographic photographer when he arrives in Iowa. Get a peek inside the show's Broadway rehearsals as stars Kelli O'Hara and Steven Pasquale perform the show's song 'One Second and a Million Miles' with the video below!

#TBT: BRIDGES Prepares to Bring Madison County To Broadway! Video#TBT: BRIDGES Prepares to Bring Madison County To Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 21, 2019

This week, the beloved Jason Robert Brown musical The Bridges of Madison County celebrates the fifth anniversary of its Broadway opening at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre! In honor of the occasion, we're throwing it back to the show's Broadway rehearsals with current Kiss Me Kate star Kelli O'Hara, Steven Pasquale, and more singing the lush Tony Award winning score! Check out all of the footage below!

VIDEO: Director David Armstrong Discusses THE SECRET GARDEN At Theater Under The Star VideoVIDEO: Director David Armstrong Discusses THE SECRET GARDEN At Theater Under The Stars
by Alan Henry - Oct 11, 2017

THE SECRET GARDEN runs at Theatre Under The Stars in Houston through October 22! Watch the video to listen to director David Armstrong discuss working on THE SECRET GARDEN, and why it is important to him.


Charlie Franklin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Charlie Franklin been in?
Charlie Franklin has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Charlie Franklin been in?
Charlie Franklin has not appeared in the West End