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Birth Place: South Shore, Massachusetts

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is an Actor/Show Host/Producer. Cooper produced his first show on 42nd Street at the age of 19, as one of the youngest Theatrical prdducers in New York City. Soon after Cooper became the Managing Director & Producer of The Elektra Theater Off-Broadway for its final four ... (read complete bio)

 

Cooper Jordan Biography

is an Actor/Show Host/Producer. Cooper produced his first show on 42nd Street at the age of 19, as one of the youngest Theatrical prdducers in New York City. Soon after Cooper became the Managing Director & Producer of The Elektra Theater Off-Broadway for its final four years. where he produced and developed over 40 Off-Broadway shows from one-offs to open-ended runs including the Off-Broadway hits New York's Got Talent (currently anticipating Season July 2022) and the smash New York magic show: Miles Thorn Master Illusionist on 42nd Street Times Square for two years.

Since leaving the Elektra Theater in 2017, Cooper has opened an booking office in Atlantic City, now booking over 150 performances a year, where he has also developed a seasonal theater on the Boardwalk called Boardwalk Showroom featuring 10-12 different productions a Summer from tribute shows to Off-Broadway tour stops.

Cooper is also the Conceiver/Producer of the unauthorized parody of Showtime's Dexter: DEX! A Killer Musical, as well as the New York Halloween hit The Rat Pack Undead currently entering its 9th year.

Currently produces the New York, Atlantic City, and Touring productions of Santa's Sing-A-Long, Easter Bunny HOP!, An Evening with the Stars, Matt Roberts 42nd Street Magic, New York's Got Talent!, Atlantic City Blues Brothers, and The Rat Pack Undead. He is the Show Host for New York's Got Talent and its sister productions of Atlantic City's Got Talent and Boston's Got Talent.





Cooper Jordan News

Rachel Zegler, Jordan E. Cooper, Dylan Mulvaney & More Join Lineup for MCC Theater's  Photo Rachel Zegler, Jordan E. Cooper, Dylan Mulvaney & More Join Lineup for MCC Theater's MISCAST23
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 20, 2023

MCC Theater has announced additional performers for Miscast23, which will take place on Monday April 3 at the Hammerstein Ballroom. See who is starring!

Photos: Stars Walk the Red Carpet for Opening Night of DANCIN' Photo Photos: Stars Walk the Red Carpet for Opening Night of DANCIN'
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 20, 2023

The stars came out to celebrate last night at the Music Box Theatre! Bob Fosse's DANCIN' just celebrated its opening night and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the celebration. Below, check out photos of the celebrity arrivals!

Photos: Go Inside The 38th Annual Artios Awards at the Edison Ballroom Photo Photos: Go Inside The 38th Annual Artios Awards at the Edison Ballroom
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 11, 2023

See photos from the New York ceremony of The 38th Annual Artios Awards, hosted by Amber Ruffin at the Edison Ballroom.

COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT, and More Among Theatre Winners at the 38th Annual Artios Awards Photo COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT, and More Among Theatre Winners at the 38th Annual Artios Awards
by Stephi Wild - Mar 10, 2023

Casting Society (CSA) honored excellence in casting across feature films, television and theatre at the 38th Annual Artios Awards held on Thursday, March 9, with ceremonies in Los Angeles, New York and London.

Sheryl Lee Ralph, Katrina Lenk, Ra√ļl Esparza and More to Present at The 38th Artios  Photo Sheryl Lee Ralph, Katrina Lenk, Ra√ļl Esparza and More to Present at The 38th Artios Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 8, 2023

Casting Society has announced its presenters for its 38th Artios Awards on Thursday, March 9, 2023, including Sheryl Lee Ralph, Katrina Lenk, and more. See the full list of nominees!

FAT HAM Full Cast and Design Team Announced Photo FAT HAM Full Cast and Design Team Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2023

The full cast and design team has been announced for the Broadway production of the 2022 Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy Fat Ham by James Ijames. See who is starring in the show, how to purchase tickets and more!

Celebrate Women's History Month at Joe's Pub with Shaina Taub, Jackie Hoffman, Carol  Photo Celebrate Women's History Month at Joe's Pub with Shaina Taub, Jackie Hoffman, Carol Lipnik & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 21, 2023

Celebrate the intersectionality of femininity during Women’s History Month in March with Shaina Taub, Annahstasia, Carol Lipnik, Ladama, Emily Scott Robinson, Alisa Amador, Violet Bell, Jackie Hoffman, Generation Women, and more!

Upcoming TRU Beginnings Event Announced, Writer-Producer Virtual Speed Date Photo Upcoming TRU Beginnings Event Announced, Writer-Producer Virtual Speed Date
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2023

A dependable haven for artists in isolation, Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces the Writer-Producer Virtual Speed Date, reformatted for Zoom, on Sunday, March 5, 2023.

Public Theater Appoints Alexa Smith as Senior Director of Anti-Racism, Equity, and Be Photo Public Theater Appoints Alexa Smith as Senior Director of Anti-Racism, Equity, and Belonging
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2023

The Public Theater has announced Alexa Smith as the Senior Director of Anti-Racism, Equity, and Belonging!

AIN'T NO MO' to Play Final Performance on Broadway Today Photo AIN'T NO MO' to Play Final Performance on Broadway Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 23, 2022

The Broadway production of Jordan E. Cooper's Ain't No Mo' will play its final performance. Read details about Cooper's campaign to save the show, take a look back at photos from opening night, and more.

Cooper Jordan Videos

Video: Go Inside the Belasco As AIN'T NO MO' Announces Its Broadway Extension! Videoplay
Video: Go Inside the Belasco As AIN'T NO MO' Announces Its Broadway Extension!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 15, 2022

Jordan E. Cooper, the youngest Black American playwright on Broadway, has announced that the history-making and critically-acclaimed Broadway production of Ain’t No Mo’, presented by Lee Daniels, will extend through Friday, December 23, 2022 at the Belasco Theatre.

VIDEO: Jordan E. Cooper Urges Audiences to See AIN'T NO MO' on MORNING JOE Videoplay
VIDEO: Jordan E. Cooper Urges Audiences to See AIN'T NO MO' on MORNING JOE

by Michael Major - Dec 14, 2022

Jordan E. Cooper appeared on Morning Joe this morning to urge audiences to see his play, Ain't No Mo', to save it from its December 18 closing date. During the interview, Cooper, who is the youngest Black playwright in Broadway history, discussed the economic problems that the show has faced during its Broadway run. Watch the video interview now!

VIDEO: Lee Daniels & Jordan E. Cooper Talk Making Broadway History With AIN'T NO MO'  Videoplay
VIDEO: Lee Daniels & Jordan E. Cooper Talk Making Broadway History With AIN'T NO MO' on SHERRI

by Michael Major - Dec 6, 2022

Playwright Jordan E. Cooper and producer Lee Daniels appeared on SHERRI this morning to discuss making history with Ain't No Mo' on Broadway. At the age of 27, Cooper is making his Broadway debut as the youngest American playwright in Broadway history. Watch the new video interview now!

Video: The Company of AIN'T NO MO' Hits The Red Carpet On Opening Night Videoplay
Video: The Company of AIN'T NO MO' Hits The Red Carpet On Opening Night

by Opening Night - Dec 2, 2022

Last night, Ain't No Mo' officially celebrated its Broadway opening at the Belasco Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night, and you can check out video of the cast hitting the opening night red carpet below!

Video: Get a First Look at AIN'T NO MO', Now Playing on Broadway! Videoplay
Video: Get a First Look at AIN'T NO MO', Now Playing on Broadway!

by Show Highlights - Dec 2, 2022

All new clips have been released from the new Broadway play, Ain't No Mo'! Get a first look at the production, which opened last night, in the video here!

Video: Jordan E.Cooper & Company Explain What AIN'T NO MO' Is All About Videoplay
Video: Jordan E.Cooper & Company Explain What AIN'T NO MO' Is All About

by In Rehearsals - Nov 27, 2022

Previews are now underway for the new Broadway play, Ain't No Mo', from the brilliant and mischievous mind of Jordan E. Cooper. Watch as he and the cast check in with BroadwayWorld in this video!

Video: Watch Lee Daniels' Speech at the First Preview of AIN'T NO MO Videoplay
Video: Watch Lee Daniels' Speech at the First Preview of AIN'T NO MO

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 10, 2022

The curtain was raised at the Belasco Theatre last night for the first preview performance of Ain’t No Mo’, produced by Lee Daniels. The show played to a sold-out and star-studded house with high-energy and laughter heard down the street. Watch Lee Daniels' first preview speech here!