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Chubby Checker

 
Chubby Checker Headshot
Date of Birth: October 03, 1941 (81)

Birth Place: Spring Gulley, SC, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Teen Angel [Replacement]






Chubby Checker News

Slovo Theater Group, Matt Braunger & More Announced for The Kennedy Center Millennium Photo Slovo Theater Group, Matt Braunger & More Announced for The Kennedy Center Millennium Stage December Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2022

Millennium Stage will offer free live community performances, streamed live, plus online programs and film screenings, Wednesday–Sunday each week throughout our campus.

Axis Theatre Company to Present New Adaptation of Henry James's WASHINGTON SQUARE in  Photo Axis Theatre Company to Present New Adaptation of Henry James's WASHINGTON SQUARE in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

Axis Theatre Company will present the return of Washington Square, a contemporary take on Henry James’s novel. Adapted and directed by Randy Sharp, the production features original music by Paul Carbonara, a cast of four, and is performed in the heart of Greenwich Village, a few blocks from the story’s 19th-century setting.

CLUE, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, And More Announced for Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 50th  Photo CLUE, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, And More Announced for Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre 50th Anniversary Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2022

2023 marks a golden milestone for Beef & Boards – 50 years of keeping audiences well-fed and exceptionally entertained, and keeping them coming back for more. It's a celebration that includes three new shows to the Beef & Boards stage, fan and family favorites, and a return of the most successful show ever presented at the theatre.

Florida Studio Theatre Extends THE JERSEY TENORS - PART II Photo Florida Studio Theatre Extends THE JERSEY TENORS - PART II
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Florida Studio Theatre has extended the hit Cabaret, The Jersey Tenors – Part II, due to audience demand. This energetic music revue highlights The Jersey Tenors' signature sound, mashing up Rock & Roll hits with opera staples. Featuring such songs as “Killer Queen,” “Eye of the Tiger,” and “'O Sole Mio,” The Jersey Tenors – Part II highlights the quartet's first-rate vocals, original music arrangements, and crowd-pleasing showmanship.

Carter Calvert to Return to Bucks County Playhouse With One-Woman Show in August Photo Carter Calvert to Return to Bucks County Playhouse With One-Woman Show in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

Carter Calvert, the Broadway actress-singer who previously wowed audiences at Bucks County Playhouse as the iconic country music legend in “Always ... Patsy Cline,” will bring her one-woman show, “Viva La Diva,” back to the historic playhouse on Sunday, August 14 at 7:00 pm.

BWW Interview: Kenneth Feld Always Skating On Sturdy Ice Photo BWW Interview: Kenneth Feld Always Skating On Sturdy Ice
by Gil Kaan - Dec 9, 2021

Feld Entertainment’s DISNEY ON ICE: DREAM BIG comes to Southern California at the Honda Center in Anaheim December 8th through 12th and at Staples Center in Los Angeles December 16th through 19th. Got a chance to ask Feld Entertainment’s CEO Kenneth Feld some behind-the-scenes questions on his worldwide-reaching, every-growing entertainment mammoth.

Carter Calvert Returns to Bucks County Playhouse With WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT Photo Carter Calvert Returns to Bucks County Playhouse With WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2021

Carter Calvert will return to New Hope with her one-woman salute to Cline. Entitled, “Walkin’ After Midnight: A Patsy Cline Tribute,” Calvert will be backed by the Roger Cohen Band and will perform 10 shows from October 14 – 24

Carter Calvert to Perform One-Woman Show WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT at Bucks County Playh Photo Carter Calvert to Perform One-Woman Show WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT at Bucks County Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021

Carter Calvert will return to New Hope with her one-woman salute to Cline. Entitled, “Walkin’ After Midnight: A Patsy Cline Tribute,” Calvert will be backed by the Roger Cohen Band and will perform 10 shows from October 14 – 24.

The Grand Announces 21-22 Broadway in Wilmington Season Featuring WAITRESS, FIDDLER O Photo The Grand Announces 21-22 Broadway in Wilmington Season Featuring WAITRESS, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021

The Grand Opera House, the non-profit performing arts center that operates of The Playhouse on Rodney Square, announced its 2021-2022 Broadway in Wilmington season presented by Bank of America. 

BWW Interview : SO NOW YOU KNOW with John McDaniel Photo BWW Interview : SO NOW YOU KNOW with John McDaniel
by Nicholas Adler - Jun 27, 2021

In this interview, I get to find out what John has been up to and what he is working on next!

Chubby Checker Videos

Lenny Martelli's EP 'Just a Thought' Out Now Videoplay
Lenny Martelli's EP 'Just a Thought' Out Now

by Abigail Charpentier - Oct 21, 2019

Country artist Lenny Martelli hailing from Philadelphia and most recently Nashville has released his long awaited EP “Just A Thought” on October 18, 2019. The EP is available on all digital streaming and download retailers ie; iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google. 

BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's ALWAYS...PATSY CLINE
by Jeffrey Kare - Jan 19, 2017

North Carolina Theatre will be presenting Always...Patsy Cline from January 20th-29th at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater. I recently got to speak with the two stars of this production Carter Calvert and Two-Time Emmy Winner Sally Struthers.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights, TV Appearance of SDMT's WHITE CHRISTMAS
by Stage Tube - Dec 15, 2014

San Diego Musical Theatre announces the final production of their 2014 season, IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS December 11-21, 2014 at the North Park Theatre. Check out a first look at highlights below, along with an interview on KUSI TV News!

VIDEO: It's Official! Katy Perry to Headline SUPER BOWL XLIX Halftime Show
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 24, 2014

Global superstar KATY PERRY will headline the PEPSI SUPER BOWL XLIX HALFTIME SHOW on NBC in University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona on Sunday, February 1, 2015, it was confirmed last night in an unprecedented multi-media, global announcement.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Comedian Nancy Redman in Stand Up Performance
by Stage Tube - Jun 27, 2014

Actress/writer/comedian NANCY REDMAN joins forces with director AUSTIN PENDLETON for their third collaboration on the United Solo Theatre Festival: 'The Doctor Is Not In,' a sci-fi comedy exploring the hypocrisy of Hippocrates, October 25 at 9 PM at Theater Row, 410 West 42nd Street.

BWW TV: HAVA NAGILA Trailer Released!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 29, 2013

The definitive, glorious (and musical) story of how the Hebrew song 'Hava Nagila (Let Us Rejoice),' set to a traditional melody from the Ukraine, became the signature theme of Jewish life. Despite having become truly universal in appeal, the song never lost either its Jewish soul or origin. Features interviews with Harry Belafonte, Leonard Nimoy, Connie Francis, and Glen Campbell, as well as performances of the song by Belafonte, Francis, Danny Kaye, Bob Dylan, Lena Horne, Regina Spektor and Chubby Checker. Plan to walk out humming--or maybe singing out loud--this very special and universally appealing melody.

BWW TV: Onstage and Off with Grease Star Derek Keeling
by Eddie Varley - Jul 26, 2008

Rydell High got a new class couple, Tuesday, July 22, 2008 when Derek Keeling and Ashley Spencer joined the cast in the lead roles of Danny and Sandy. Derek and Ashley were both popular finalists on the NBC talent competition series Grease: You're the One That I Want. BroadwayWorld TV spent some time with Derek as he got ready for his big Broadway debut!


Chubby Checker Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Chubby Checker been in?
Chubby Checker has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Chubby Checker been in?
Chubby Checker has not appeared in the West End