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Chris Peluso

 
Bio:
Broadway/Tours: Assassins, Lestat, Mamma Mia, Wicked. Off-Broadway: The Glorious Ones. Regional: La Jolla Playhouse, Barrington Stage Co., Marriott Lincolnshire, and Music Theatre of Wichita. University of Michigan. (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Broadway/Tours: Assassins, Lestat, Mamma Mia, Wicked. Off-Broadway: The Glorious Ones. Regional: La Jolla Playhouse, Barrington Stage Co., Marriott Lincolnshire, and Music Theatre of Wichita. University of Michigan. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Charing Cross Theatre Revival, 2017
Sir Percival Glyde
  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2016
Gaylord Ravenal [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Performer (Swing)
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
Barry Mann (Understudy)
Don Kirshner (Understudy)
Gerry Goffin (Understudy)
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2009
Fiyero [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Francesco / Dottore (Understudy)
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2006
John Robert
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Ensemble
Louis (Understudy)
Nicolas (Understudy)
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2004
Performer (Swing)
Balladeer (Understudy)

Photos

The ensemble cast featuring Denis O'Hare, Marc Kudisch, Sally Wilfert, Merwin Foard,  Photo

The ensemble cast featuring Denis O'Hare, Marc Kudisch, Sally Wilfert, Merwin Foard, Ken Krugman & Chris Peluso during the Roundabout Theatre Company's One Night Only Benefit of 'Assassins' at Studio 54 in New York City. December 3, 2012.

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03/16/2020
Chris Peluso, Alejandro Rodriguez, Ellen Lettrich, Ryan Quinn, Charlie Murphy, A.J. S Photo

Chris Peluso, Alejandro Rodriguez, Ellen Lettrich, Ryan Quinn, Charlie Murphy, A.J. Shively, Katie Hartke, Katie Wieland, Carl Howell

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03/07/2018
Antony Cable, Chris Peluso Photo

Antony Cable, Chris Peluso

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12/05/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Charing Cross Theatre Revival, 2017
Sir Percival Glyde

  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2016
Gaylord Ravenal [Replacement]

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

Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Barry Mann (Understudy)

Don Kirshner (Understudy)

Gerry Goffin (Understudy)

  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2009
Fiyero [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Francesco / Dottore (Understudy)

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2006
John Robert

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Ensemble

Louis (Understudy)

Nicolas (Understudy)

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2004
Performer (Swing)

Balladeer (Understudy)

Chris Peluso Biography

Broadway/Tours: Assassins, Lestat, Mamma Mia, Wicked. Off-Broadway: The Glorious Ones. Regional: La Jolla Playhouse, Barrington Stage Co., Marriott Lincolnshire, and Music Theatre of Wichita. University of Michigan.




Chris Peluso News

Hillary Clinton Joins ASSASSINS Event 'Tell The Story' from Classic Stage Company Photo Hillary Clinton Joins ASSASSINS Event 'Tell The Story' from Classic Stage Company
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2021

Former Secretary of State and avid theatergoer Hillary Rodham Clinton will participate in Classic Stage Company's event Tell the Story: Celebrating Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins, delivering remarks about the timely and timeless American musical.

Theater Stories: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE & More About the  Photo Theater Stories: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE & More About the Stephen Sondheim Theatre!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 21, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Stephen Sondheim Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, the show currently inhabiting the theatre, Mrs. Doubtfire, and more!

Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, Steven Pasquale, Ethan Slater, Judy Kuhn & More to Ta Photo Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, Steven Pasquale, Ethan Slater, Judy Kuhn & More to Take Part in CSC's TELL THE STORY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2021

Classic Stage Company will present Tell The Story: Celebrating Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins. The evening will feature cast members of the original Off-Broadway company, the Broadway revival, and Doyle’s upcoming CSC production.

Sophie Isaacs, Joanne Clifton, Christina Bennington and More Announced for ON HOPE: A Photo Sophie Isaacs, Joanne Clifton, Christina Bennington and More Announced for ON HOPE: A DIGITAL SONG CYCLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2020

Casting has been announced for MPTheatricals & The Other Palace's on hope: a digital song cycle - an unprecedented outpouring of new musical theatre pieces designed to spark hope during this global crisis. The trilogy will be live streamed on Wednesday 29th April, 6th May & 13th May at 7:30pm.

Photo Coverage: Remembering Merwin Foard Photo Photo Coverage: Remembering Merwin Foard
by Walter McBride - Mar 16, 2020

BroadwayWorld was saddened to report that Broadway veteran Merwin Foard recently passed away at 59 years old. Born September 16, 1960 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Foard was last seen on Broadway in Aladdin as a standby for Jafar/Sultan.

BWW Flashback: Celebrate BEAUTIFUL's Anniversary By Looking Back At Opening Night! Photo BWW Flashback: Celebrate BEAUTIFUL's Anniversary By Looking Back At Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 12, 2020

Today is truly one fine day because it is the sixth anniversary of the hit musical Beautiful opening at Broadway's Stephen Sondheim Theatre! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the cast and creative team feeling the earth move on the show's opening night! Check out the video to see Jessie Mueller, Anika Larsen, Jarrod Spector, and more celebrating the special night!

J. Mark McVey, Anne L. Nathan, & More Join Benefit for Fund for College Auditions Photo J. Mark McVey, Anne L. Nathan, & More Join Benefit for Fund for College Auditions
by Julie Musbach - Jul 24, 2019

On Monday, July 29th, stars from Broadway and Off-Broadway will come together in support of The Fund for College Auditions (TFCA) in 'Broadway for a Day: A Benefit for TFCA' at Peter Norton Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theater. TFCA is thrilled to also feature students from Musical Theatre College Auditions' Class of 2019.

Meet The Current Broadway Cast of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL! Photo Meet The Current Broadway Cast of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 15, 2019

Check out the latest cast of Drifters, Shirelles, and music industry legends that make up the company of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical!

Winter/Spring Season Announced For Live At Zédel Photo Winter/Spring Season Announced For Live At Zédel
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2019

Live At Zedel, Soho's unique live entertainment concept at Crazy Coqs, announces their new 2019 winter/spring season produced in partnership with Fane Productions.

Head to the Highlands with Pittsburgh CLO's BRIGADOON Opening July 17 Photo Head to the Highlands with Pittsburgh CLO's BRIGADOON Opening July 17
by Julie Musbach - Jul 2, 2018

Pittsburgh CLO is proud to bring Lerner and Loewe's BRIGADOON from the Scottish Highlands to the Benedum Center stage July 17 - 22. As part of its ongoing mission to celebrate musical theater, Pittsburgh CLO often revives classics, thus introducing new audiences to the masterpieces of Broadway's golden age.

Chris Peluso Videos

BWW Flashback: Celebrate BEAUTIFUL's Anniversary By Looking Back At Opening Night! VideoBWW Flashback: Celebrate BEAUTIFUL's Anniversary By Looking Back At Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 12, 2020

Today is truly one fine day because it is the sixth anniversary of the hit musical Beautiful opening at Broadway's Stephen Sondheim Theatre! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the cast and creative team feeling the earth move on the show's opening night! Check out the video to see Jessie Mueller, Anika Larsen, Jarrod Spector, and more celebrating the special night!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek Behind The Scenes On DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Meet some of the cast of Death Takes A Holiday and see what they've been getting up to in rehearsal.

STAGE TUBE: Stars of New Maury Yeston Musical Debut Music Video for 'More and More'
by Stage Tube - Dec 30, 2016

Maxwell Caulfield, Zoe Doano and Chris Peluso are to head the cast of Death Takes A Holiday, the third Charing Cross Theatre musical directed by Artistic Director Thom Southerland following the critically acclaimed Titanic and Ragtime, which has just received an all-time record 14 Off West End Award nominations as well as WhatsOnStage Award nominations for Best Musical Revival and Best Off West End Producton.

STAGE TUBE: Eva Noblezada and the MISS SAIGON Ladies Sing Multi-Lingual 'Let it Go'
by Sally Henry - Sep 19, 2015

Who says West End performers have to stick to their own show?

STAGE TUBE: Tonight They Will Be... LION KING? MISS SAIGON Cast Channels Their Inner Animals
by Sally Henry - Jul 18, 2015

The cast of MISS SAIGON just tweeted a fun video of the cast stretching and prepping for their performance with 'He Lives in You' as background music. Check out the video below, and see if you can spot Olivier nominee Jon Jon Briones!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes - BEAUTIFUL's Jessie Mueller Sings, Talks About 'Natural Woman'
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2014

In conjunction with the album's physical release, the show's star, Jessie Mueller ('Carole King'), McGrath (Book) and Steve Sidwell (Orchestrations), discuss (and sing!) one of the show's most iconic tunes, "(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman." Click below for a behind-the-scenes video!

VIDEO: Check Out New TV Spot for BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - May 7, 2014

BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL has received 7 Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical! Check out an all-new TV spot for the show below!

BWW TV: Broadway's Got a Friend in Carole! King Visits BEAUTIFUL, Sings & Raises $30,000 for BC/EFA!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 4, 2014

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, opened on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street) on January 12, 2014, where it continues to break box office records. Just last night, King made a surprise trip to the show, where she not only shocked the cast onstage, but managed to raise $30,000 for BC/EFA for a special duet of 'You've Got a Friend' with Jessie Mueller. Check out highlights from her appearance below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes - BEAUTIFUL Cast Talks Recording 'You've Got a Friend'
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2014

In the video below, go into the recording studio with Broadway's Jessie Mueller (Carole King), Anika Larsen (Cynthia Weil) and Jarrod Spector (Barry Mann) as they discuss and record 'You've Got a Friend' for BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL's cast album!

AUDIO: First Listen- Jessie Mueller Sings from BEAUTIFUL; Cast Album Now Available for Pre-Order
by Stage Tube - Mar 18, 2014

Ghostlight Records has announced that the Original Cast Recording of the new Broadway hit Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, can now be pre-ordered on iTunes, in advance of a Tuesday, April 1st digital release. Those who pre-order the album will immediately receive a special advance track of Jessie Mueller's 'Will You Love Me Tomorrow.' The album, produced by Jason Howland, Steve Sidwell and Billy Jay Stein, with Kurt Deutsch serving as Executive Producer, will be available in-stores on May 13, 2014 and will include a 28-page color booklet with full lyrics, rare and never-before-seen archival and show photos, and liner notes by Beautiful book writer Douglas McGrath. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a first listen of 'Will You Love Me Tomorrow', as performed by Jessie Mueller.


Chris Peluso Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Chris Peluso been in?
Chris Peluso has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Chris Peluso been in?
Chris Peluso has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Chris Peluso's first West End show?
Chris Peluso's first West End show was Show Boat which opened in 2016