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Christopher Jackson BIO

Broadway: Freestyle Love Supreme, Hamilton, Holler If Ya Hear Me, Bronx Bombers, After Midnight, In the Heights, Memphis, The Lion King. Off-Broadway: Hamilton, Bronx Bombers, The Jammer, Lonely I'm Not, and In the Heights. Film/TV: Tracers, Afterlife, "Freestyle Love Supreme," "White Collar," "Oz," "Person of Interest," "Gossip Girl." Emmy-winning composer for "Sesame Street" and "The Electric Company." Solo album In the Name of Love on iTunes.

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Christopher Jackson STAGE CREDITS

[Motion Picture]
2020 Motion Picture, 2020
Mr. Softee

[Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2019
Performer [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
George Washington

[Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2015
George Washington

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Vertus

[Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2014
Derek Jeter

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Special Guest Star [Replacement]

[Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2012
Performer

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Delray [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Benny

Benny [Replacement]

[Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
Benny

Benny

[Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Revival, 2005
Duke of Dunstable

[Waterford, CT (Regional)]
Reading, 2005
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
New York City Opera Revival, 2005
Ensemble

[US Tour]
National Tour, 2002
Ensemble [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Simba [Replacement]

Ensemble Singer

Simba (Understudy)


Christopher Jackson Movies

After.Life
[ 2009 ] Neal Christopher Neal Jackson
Tracers
[ 2015 ] Lonnie
Moana
[ 2016 ] vocals
Hamilton
[ 2020 ] George Whington Christopher Jackson
In the Heights
[ 2021 ] Mr. Softee Truck Driver Christopher Jackson
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[ 2021 ] TTB Concert Attendee Christopher Jackson
Space Oddity
[ 2022 ] Mike Taylor

Christopher Jackson TV Shows

And Just Like That...
Herbert Wexley
Bull
Chunk Palmer
Central Park
Glorious Gary
The Lion Guard
Shujaa

Christopher Jackson Awards and Nominations

Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical

Christopher Jackson, Hamilton


winner
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Ensemble Performances

Christopher Jackson, In the Heights

Christopher Jackson Videos

Christopher Jackson News


The Bach Choir Of Bethlehem to Celebrate 116th Bach Festival in May

Join the Bach Choir of Bethlehem as they celebrate their 116th Bach Festival in May 2024. Enjoy the choir in a two-weekend event. Learn more and see how to purchase tickets!

Video: Broadway Stars Support Miami Children's Theater For GoFundMe Launch

Miami Childrens Theater has announced that after 20 years at its resident theater in Kendall, the company is seeking funds to facilitate a move to a new performance space. Watch the video.

Liz Callaway, Hugh Panaro & More to Join Amas Musical Theatre Benefit Concert

Amas Musical Theatre has revealed the line-up of talent that will be on hand to celebrate the company's 55th Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert. Learn more about the gala and see how to purchase tickets.

The Public Theater to Present Gala Honoring HELL'S KITCHEN

The Public’s Annual Gala will take place on Wednesday, May 8 with a special performance of HELL’S KITCHEN on Broadway. Learn more about the gala!

The Bach Choir Of Bethlehem to Present 2024 Spring Concert: BACH INSPIRED

Join the Bach Choir of Bethlehem for their 125th season Spring Concert, BACH Inspired this month. See when and where the performance is taking place and learn how to purchase tickets.

Amas Musical Theatre To Honor Patricia Birch And Len Cariou At 55th Annual Benefit Gala Concert

Amas Musical Theatre will celebrate its 55th Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert on Monday, May 13, 2024 at Baruch Performing Arts Center.

Video: Broadway's Biggest Stars Sing the National Anthem

BroadwayWorld is celebrating all of the Broadway performers who have sang the National Anthem at major sporting events in the past, including Idina Menzel's performance at Super Bowl XLIX. Which version is your favorite? Watch all the videos here!

St. Charles Singers to Share Stage With 6 High School Choirs This February

The St. Charles Singers will launch a new community outreach initiative with a pair of 'Choral Connections' concerts, featuring vocal ensembles from six suburban Chicago high schools. The concerts will showcase the talent of the St. Charles Singers and the student choruses, culminating in a joint performance.

Video: Associate Choreographer Christopher Jackson Explores The Dance in Lyric Opera's CHAMPION

In an all-new video, Associate Choreographer Christopher Jackson discusses the gumbo of dance found in Terence Blanchard's CHAMPION.

The Bach Choir Of Bethlehem Continues Its 125th Celebrations With A Highly Anticipated Greg Funfgeld Family Concert

The widely admired Bach Choir of Bethlehem will perform a collaborative concert with the dance departments of Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts and Muhlenberg College. The performance will take place on Sunday afternoon, 3 p.m., February 18, 2024 at Zoellner Arts Center, Bethlehem.

Matthew Morrison, Norm Lewis, Christian Borle and More Will Join American Pops Orchestra for BROADWAY'S LEADING MEN Concert

On Saturday, February 3, the American Pops Orchestra will present some of Broadway’s most celebrated leading men performing hits from an array of Broadway musicals. Check out the full lineup!

Video: The Best of Broadway at the Kennedy Center Honors

The 46th Annual Kennedy Center Honors are coming up and we are celebrating the special occasion with some of our favorite videos of past Broadway performances. Check out the full list!

CENTRAL PARK Musical Series Canceled By Apple TV+ After Three Seasons

With original musical numbers in each episode, the series included guest voice actors like Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis, Andrew Rannells, Billy Porter, Christopher Jackson, Jack McBrayer, Amber Ruffin, Yvette Nicole Brown, Craig Robinson, Tim Meadows, David Alan Grier, and more.

The Bach Choir Of Bethlehem To Present Christmas Concerts In Allentown & Bethlehem

The Bach Choir of Bethlehem presents Christmas concerts featuring Bach's Magnificat and Christen ätzet diesen Tag, BWV 63. Renowned soloists and audience participation in beloved carols. Visit bach.org/christmas2023 for tickets and livestream information.

Interview: Meet THE LION KING's New Simba, Vincent Jamal Hooper

incent Jamal Hooper took his very first bow in The Lion King as “Simba”. The show marks Hooper’s Broadway and Lion King debut. Below, he's checking in with BroadwayWorld to talk all about the role and his first night on Broadway! 

The Bach Choir Of Bethlehem to Celebrate 125th Anniversary With a World Premiere, European Tour & More

​​​​​​​In 2023/2024, The Bach Choir of Bethlehem, founded in 1898, celebrates its 125th anniversary. Learn more about the season here!

Photos: Inside BROADWAY FOR BIDEN With Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Groban, Aaron Tveit, and More!

Broadway united for Broadway for Biden- a one-night-only concert fundraiser event for the reelection of President Joe Biden. Check out photos from the night here!

Video: Watch HIghlights from BROADWAY FOREVER in Washington Heights

NY Forever, in partnership with City National Bank and the New York City Department of Transportation returned with Broadway Forever, a series of free, star-studded, pop-up concerts and community service activations, empowering New Yorkers across the city to build a better city for all.  Watch video highlights from the big day!

The Bach Choir Of Bethlehem to Present World Premiere Of Mendelssohn's Rendition Of Bach's Saint Matthew Passion

The Bach Choir of Bethlehem will present a ground-breaking world premiere of Mendelssohn's interpretation of the Saint Matthew Passion by J.S. Bach on Saturday afternoon, November 4, 2023, 3 p.m. at Packer Memorial Chapel at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Cheyenne Jackson, Jordan Fisher & More Will Take Part in BROADWAY FOREVER Pop-Up Concerts

 For the second consecutive year, NY Forever, in partnership with City National Bank and the New York City Department of Transportation will present Broadway Forever, a series of free, star-studded, pop-up concerts and community service activations, empowering New Yorkers across the city to build a better city for all. 

Christopher Jackson FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Christopher Jackson been in?

Christopher Jackson has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Christopher Jackson been in?

Christopher Jackson has not appeared in the West End.

What awards has Christopher Jackson been nominated for?

Christopher Jackson has been nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for his role in Hamilton. He has also received a nomination for Outstanding Ensemble Performances at the Drama Desk Awards for his performance in In the Heights.

What awards has Christopher Jackson won?

Christopher Jackson has won the Outstanding Ensemble Performances (Drama Desk Awards) for In the Heights.

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