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Chris Sams

 

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Non-Equity National Tour, 2015
Coalhouse Walker Jr.
  [US Tour]
National Tour [Phoenix Entertainment], 2011
Mayor
Ja’Keith
Ensemble
Mayor [Replacement]
Ja'Keith [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]






Chris Sams News

Theaters Offering Virtual Summer Classes, Workshops and More! Photo Theaters Offering Virtual Summer Classes, Workshops and More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2020

Summer is here, and that means an abundance of heat, sunshine, and creativity just waiting to be brought to life. While the global health crisis may still be keeping the doors to most theaters shut, theater companies around the country have risen to the challenge and created new doors to walk through- virtual ones!

BATS Improv Announces Virtual Summer School Of Improv Photo BATS Improv Announces Virtual Summer School Of Improv
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 15, 2020

BATS Improv, the Bay Area's premier improvisational performing and training company has announced their Virtual Summer School of Improv a?"  a variety of curriculum content taught online by BATS coaches, for beginners to advanced student improvisors ages 11 to 17, with additional classes for younger children aged 5-8.

Photo Flash: First Look at SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE at Drury Lane Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

Drury Lane Theatre presents Smokey Joe's Cafe, the musical revue celebrating the renowned musical duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. Smokey Joe's Cafe is directed and choreographed by internationally-acclaimed director Marcia Milgrom Dodge and runs now through October 23, 2016 at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The Press Opening is Thursday, September 8 at 8:00 p.m. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Drury Lane Theatre Completes Cast for SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, Running This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2016

Drury Lane Theatre announces complete casting for its production of Smokey Joe's Cafe, the musical revue celebrating the renowned musical duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.

Photo Flash: Chicago Turns Out for André De Shields' CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P. at Victory Gardens
by Nora Dominick - Aug 31, 2016

BroadwayWorld has your inside look at Chicago's celebration for Andre De Shields' CONFESSIONS OF A P.I.M.P. at Victory Gardens! Check out photos below!

Drury Lane Theatre Completes Cast for SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, Running This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2016

Drury Lane Theatre announces complete casting for its production of Smokey Joe's Cafe, the musical revue celebrating the renowned musical duo Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.

Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/17; SPRING AWAKENING in Pittsburgh, LEGALLY BLONDE in Sacramento and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 17, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Pittsburgh, Sacramento, South Africa and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include SPRING AWAKENING in Pittsburgh, LEGALLY BLONDE at California Music Circus, and A VOICE I CANNOT SILENCE in South Africa, just to name a few.

BWW Review: RAGTIME - THE MUSICAL Sings Loud and Proud at Wolf Trap
by Emma Kouguell - Jun 10, 2016

The Washington DC area is truly lucky to get the last leg of the RAGTIME - THE MUSICAL National Tour this toasty weekend. Currently playing at the Wolf Trap Filene Center until Saturday, June 11, RAGTIME's director Marcia Milgrom Dodge has pieced together a powerful show full of emotion, beautiful imagery, and strong voices.

BWW Review: RAGTIME at Dallas Summer Musicals
by Kyle Christopher West - May 26, 2016

Walking into the Music Hall at Fair Park Tuesday night, I was extremely eager to enjoy Ahrens and Flaherty's lavish, Tony Award-winning score in the tour of RAGTIME. Together with Terrence McNally's dynamic script, RAGTIME is celebrated as perhaps one of the greatest book musicals of the past two decades. Unfortunately, in spite of all of its inherent strengths, technical troubles plagued the tour's opening night performance. I left the theatre completely disappointed.

BWW Review: Hershey Theatre RAGTIME is All Too Timely
by Marakay Rogers - Apr 28, 2016

The rich versus the working class. Immigrant crises. Police clashing with rioting African-Americans. Women discovering their independence. Celebrities in your face. Is it 2016 or 1916, and how do you know?

Chris Sams Videos

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of RAGTIME National Tour - Leslie Jackson, Chris Sams and More!
by TV - On the Road - Oct 28, 2015

At the dawn of a new century, everything is changing...and anything is possible. RAGTIME returns to the road in an all-new touring production that Bloomberg News hails as 'explosive, thrilling and nothing short of a masterpiece.' North America will be swept away by this ravishing and relevant production, with performances starting Tuesday, October 27 at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas. BroadwayWorld has as first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - MOTHER DIVINE at NYMF
by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2013

MOTHER DIVINE: The Musical, an official selection of the New York Musical Festival's Next Link Project, began performances July 11th at the PTC Performance Space (Pearl Theatre Company). Book and lyrics are by Laurel Klinger Vartabedian and music by Bill Evans. Click below to watch two promos for the show!