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Chris Manuel

 
Bio:
Tour debut! Select credits include RFK (Bobby Kennedy), Ragtime (Houdini), and Carousel (Billy Bigelow). Special thanks to Bret Adams agency, the entire company and creative team, and all who support in this journey! (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tour debut! Select credits include RFK (Bobby Kennedy), Ragtime (Houdini), and Carousel (Billy Bigelow). Special thanks to Bret Adams agency, the entire company and creative team, and all who support in this journey! (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2020
Ensemble
Edward Lewis (Understudy)
Philip Stuckey (Understudy)

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2020
Ensemble

Edward Lewis (Understudy)

Philip Stuckey (Understudy)

Chris Manuel Biography

Tour debut! Select credits include RFK (Bobby Kennedy), Ragtime (Houdini), and Carousel (Billy Bigelow). Special thanks to Bret Adams agency, the entire company and creative team, and all who support in this journey!




Chris Manuel News

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL North American Tour Will Extend to May 2023 Photo PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL North American Tour Will Extend to May 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 22, 2022

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL has announced the extension of the tour through May 7, 2023, with the final scheduled engagement taking place in Sacramento, CA. The Equity tour, which launched in October 2021 at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI, will have played 61 cities across North America by the end of its run.

Wake Up With BWW 5/23: SMASH Musical Teases Broadway Run, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/23: SMASH Musical Teases Broadway Run, and More!
by - May 23, 2022

Today's top stories include the Smash musical, which held a reading this past weekend and is teasing a future Broadway run! Plus, Hugh Jackman celebrates Sutton Foster's Drama League Award win at The Music Man, New York Governor Kathy Hochul visits Girl From The North Country, and more!

VIDEO: Chris Manuel Shares Why Audiences are Loving the PRETTY WOMAN National Tour on Photo VIDEO: Chris Manuel Shares Why Audiences are Loving the PRETTY WOMAN National Tour on Survival Jobs
by Survival Jobs - May 22, 2022

Your favorite podcast hosts Jason A. Coombs and Samantha Tuozzolo are back with equally handsome and talented Chris Manuel who made his touring debut in the hit musical ‘Pretty Woman’ as Adam Pascal’s understudy in 2021!  The Bridgeport, Connecticut native shares a few of his favorite past survival jobs, and how his performance as ‘Robert Kennedy’ in the one person play RFK at the Music Theatre of Connecticut led to him finding theatrical representation! 

BWW Review: Dazzling PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL Stops At Straz Center For The Performin Photo BWW Review: Dazzling PRETTY WOMAN THE MUSICAL Stops At Straz Center For The Performing Arts
by Drew Eberhard - May 18, 2022

Anyone who has been immersed in “Pop Culture” over the last 30+ years has seen, heard, or knows every line and sequence of the 1990 Romantic Comedy Pretty Woman starring the iconic duo of Richard Gere and Julia Roberts. Read our critic's review of the new stage musical.

BWW Review: PRETTY WOMAN Prettier than New York Reviewers Let On Photo BWW Review: PRETTY WOMAN Prettier than New York Reviewers Let On
by Roy Berko - Mar 10, 2022

The film PRETTY WOMAN, based on the Roy Orbison song, which was originally planned to be a tale about class and prostitution, but was reconceived into a romantic comedy, opened to both critical and audience delight. It still gets a considerable audience when it is shown on television.

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL Comes To The Ohio Theatre in March Photo PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL Comes To The Ohio Theatre in March
by Stephi Wild - Feb 23, 2022

Broadway superstar and Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal (Rent, AIDA, Something Rotten) will once again step into the well-heeled shoes of Edward Lewis after thrilling audiences on Broadway for a limited set of performances in 2019. He will be joined by rising star Olivia Valli (Jersey Boys, Wicked) as the charming and charismatic Vivian Ward.

PRETTY WOMAN Tour Cancels Remaining Chicago Performances Due To Breakthrough COVID-19 Photo PRETTY WOMAN Tour Cancels Remaining Chicago Performances Due To Breakthrough COVID-19 Cases
by BWW Staff - Dec 17, 2021

Due to breakthrough COVID-19 cases in the touring production of Pretty Woman: The Musical, all performances through December 19, 2021, at the CIBC Theatre, have been cancelled.

PRETTY WOMAN The Musical Makes Philly Premiere in January 2022 Photo PRETTY WOMAN The Musical Makes Philly Premiere in January 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 8, 2021

The Kimmel Cultural Campus presents the Philadelphia premiere of PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, based on one of Hollywood's most beloved romantic comedies of all time, at the Academy of Music, running Tuesday, January 4 through Sunday, January 16.  

Exclusive: Get A First Look At Adam Pascal, Olivia Valli & More In PRETTY WOMAN On To Photo Exclusive: Get A First Look At Adam Pascal, Olivia Valli & More In PRETTY WOMAN On Tour
by Alan Henry - Oct 28, 2021

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the touring cast for the North American Tour, starring Adam Pascal as Edward Lewis, Olivia Valli as Vivian Ward, Jessica Crouch as Kit De Luca, Kyle Taylor Parker as Happy Man/Mr. Thompson; and Matthew Stocke as Philip Stuckey.

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL is Coming to the Citizens Bank Opera House January 2022 Photo PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL is Coming to the Citizens Bank Opera House January 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2021

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, based on one of Hollywood’s most beloved romantic stories of all time, is now on tour and coming to the Citizens Bank Opera House January 18 – 30, 2022 as part of the Lexus Broadway In Boston season. 

Chris Manuel Videos

VIDEO: Chris Manuel Shares Why Audiences are Loving the PRETTY WOMAN National Tour on VideoVIDEO: Chris Manuel Shares Why Audiences are Loving the PRETTY WOMAN National Tour on Survival Jobs
by Survival Jobs - May 22, 2022

Your favorite podcast hosts Jason A. Coombs and Samantha Tuozzolo are back with equally handsome and talented Chris Manuel who made his touring debut in the hit musical ‘Pretty Woman’ as Adam Pascal’s understudy in 2021!  The Bridgeport, Connecticut native shares a few of his favorite past survival jobs, and how his performance as ‘Robert Kennedy’ in the one person play RFK at the Music Theatre of Connecticut led to him finding theatrical representation!