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Courtney Balan

 
Bio:
Finding Neverland marks Courtney's twelfth show in New York including Broadway and Off-Broadway. She is a proud graduate of University of Michigan Musical Theatre. For more information, please visit www.courtneybalan.wordpress.com. Love to my family. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Finding Neverland marks Courtney's twelfth show in New York including Broadway and Off-Broadway. She is a proud graduate of University of Michigan Musical Theatre. For more information, please visit www.courtneybalan.wordpress.com. Love to my family. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2021
Dee Dee Allen
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company's production of Unexpected Joy, 0
Rachel
  [New York]
2017
Cassandra Austen
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Miss Jones
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Heidi (Standby)
Susan (Standby)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Mona [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Julie Lemmon/Violet Zipper/Greek/Yogi (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Heidi/Susan (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
NYC Woman
Marcy Fitzwilliams (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble
Jenny (Understudy)
Samantha (Understudy)

Photos

Courtney Balan, Patrick Wetzel, Bud Weber and Emily Borromeo Photo

Courtney Balan, Patrick Wetzel, Bud Weber and Emily Borromeo

From: 
Date:
11/02/2021
Sinclair Mitchell and Courtney Balan Photo

Sinclair Mitchell and Courtney Balan

From: 
Date:
10/12/2021
The Cast and Creative that includes-Courtney Balan, Adrian Grace Bumpas, J Ryan Carro Photo

The Cast and Creative that includes-Courtney Balan, Adrian Grace Bumpas, J Ryan Carroll, Ryan Cavanagh, A-Larenee David, Alphonse Gonzales, Stephen Foster-Harris, Kimberly Immanuel, Danielle Jordan, Derek Kastner, Emily Madden, Victoria Madden, Warren Nolan, Jr., Matthew Rafanelli, Michelle Rubino, Christopher Salvaggio, Conor Stepnowski, Jeff Sullivan, Valerie Torres-Rosario, Ryan Gregory Thurman, Michael Valvo, Jonathan Brenner, Krista Swan and Mackenzie Trowbridge

From: 
Date:
01/19/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2021
Dee Dee Allen

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company's production of Unexpected Joy, 0
Rachel

  [New York]
2017
Cassandra Austen

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Miss Jones

Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Heidi (Standby)

Susan (Standby)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Mona [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Julie Lemmon/Violet Zipper/Greek/Yogi (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Heidi/Susan (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
NYC Woman

Marcy Fitzwilliams (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble

Jenny (Understudy)

Samantha (Understudy)

Courtney Balan Biography

Finding Neverland marks Courtney's twelfth show in New York including Broadway and Off-Broadway. She is a proud graduate of University of Michigan Musical Theatre. For more information, please visit www.courtneybalan.wordpress.com. Love to my family.





Courtney Balan News

Review: THE PROM at Golden Gate Theatre Photo Review: THE PROM at Golden Gate Theatre
by Linda Hodges - Jun 26, 2022

What did our critic think of THE PROM at Golden Gate Theatre?

Exclusive: Check Out Photos of Lady Camden at Opening Night of THE PROM National Tour Photo Exclusive: Check Out Photos of Lady Camden at Opening Night of THE PROM National Tour in San Francisco
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

The national tour of The Prom is currently playing the Golden Gate Theatre through July 17, 2022. Lady Camden, a SF-based drag queen who placed first-runner-up on the latest season of RuPaul's Drag Race, visited The Prom for a pre-show as part of their LGBTQ night. 

THE PROM Comes to Dallas Next Month Photo THE PROM Comes to Dallas Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Producers and co-Presidents of the Prom Committee announced today that the National Tour of the 2019 Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Musical THE PROM will play the Winspear Opera House from July 26-31.

BWW Review: THE PROM at The 5th Avenue Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE PROM at The 5th Avenue Theatre
by Jay Irwin - Jun 2, 2022

Dear Readers, as we enter Pride month, I can‚Äôt think of a more delightful way to celebrate than having the national tour of the gay romp ‚ÄúThe Prom‚ÄĚ come to us at the 5th Avenue Theatre.

BWW Review: THE PROM National Tour Presented by Broadway In Chicago Photo BWW Review: THE PROM National Tour Presented by Broadway In Chicago
by Rachel Weinberg - Apr 20, 2022

Read our critic's review.THE PROM delivers heartfelt musical theater comedy for musical theater lovers. With plenty of theater in-jokes, hijinks, big ensemble dance numbers, and a mix of funny and saccharine, writers Matthew Sklar, Chad Beguelin, and Bob Martin understand the formula for an entertaining modern musical. While THE PROM hard-core wears its heart on its sleeve, it’s also so fun.

BWW Review: THE PROM at Orpheum Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE PROM at Orpheum Theatre
by Jared Fessler - Apr 13, 2022

The National Tour of The Prom is here in Minneapolis this week from April 12th to April 17th at the Orpheum Theatre. The Prom won the 2019 Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding musical.

BWW Review: THE PROM at The Overture Center Photo BWW Review: THE PROM at The Overture Center
by Scott Rawson - Mar 23, 2022

The Prom is a hilarious romp about a very weighty and far-reaching issue. The issue of course is that actors are perceived as narcissistic and shallow. Well, that and a high school in Indian is canceling the prom so that out of the closet lesbian Emma (Kaden Keaney) won't attend.

VIDEO: THE PROM National Tour Star Sinclair Mitchell Gets Engaged Onstage! Photo VIDEO: THE PROM National Tour Star Sinclair Mitchell Gets Engaged Onstage!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2022

It's a Promposal! This week, actor Sinclair Mitchell, currently touring the nation as Mr. Hawkins in The Prom, took a moment following the show to bring his partner, Joseph, onto the stage for a marriage proposal!

BWW Review: THE PROM sparkles at Providence Performing Arts Center Photo BWW Review: THE PROM sparkles at Providence Performing Arts Center
by John McDaid - Mar 10, 2022

Down-on-their luck Broadway stars swoop down on an Indiana town to take up the cause of a high-school student who can't take her girlfriend to the prom. A promising premise, and this first national tour of the award-winning musical delivers all the laughs and spectacle with a knowing wink, while never losing sight of the poignant human story.

THE PROM Comes To Overture This Month Photo THE PROM Comes To Overture This Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

Put on your prom dresses and tuxedos and get ready for a memorable night out… The National Tour of the 2019 Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Musical THE PROM will play at Overture Center from Tuesday, March 22 through Sunday, March 27.

Courtney Balan Videos

VIDEO: Teenagers Unite to Build a Virtual Prom with Members of Broadway Cast of THE P VideoVIDEO: Teenagers Unite to Build a Virtual Prom with Members of Broadway Cast of THE PROM!
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2020

The Broadway Company of THE PROM launched the #buildavirtualprom initiative encouraging teenagers all over the world who missed pivotal high school experiences, like the Prom, to get dressed up and dance their unruly hearts out in their homes. 

VIDEO: First Look at THE LITTLE MERMAID at the Argyle Theatre VideoVIDEO: First Look at THE LITTLE MERMAID at the Argyle Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2020

Long Island's newest year-round professional theatrical venue, The Argyle Theatre, presents the hit Broadway musical Disney's The Little Mermaid with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, and book by Doug Wright.

TBT: [TITLE OF SHOW] Becomes Part of It All on Opening Night! VideoTBT: [TITLE OF SHOW] Becomes Part of It All on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 18, 2019

This week, [title of show] celebrates eleven years since this original musical became part of it all on Broadway! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's opening night featuring Hunter Bell, Jeff Bowen, Heidi Blickenstaff, and Susan Blackwell! Check out the video to see why the show is definitely more than nine people's favorite thing!

VIDEO: THE PROM's Four Emmas Perform Acoustic Rendition of 'Unruly Heart' VideoVIDEO: THE PROM's Four Emmas Perform Acoustic Rendition of 'Unruly Heart'
by Stage Tube - Jul 8, 2019

It's time to dance because The Prom's Tony-nominated star Caitlin Kinnunen is performing a special acoustic version of the show's song 'Unruly Heart' alongside the show's three Emma understudies: Gabi Campo, Kalyn West, and Brittany Zeinstra. Life's no dress rehearsal, so make sure to check out the full video!

VIDEO: The Cast Of THE PROM Performs 'Tonight Belongs to You/It's Time To Dance' on t VideoVIDEO: The Cast Of THE PROM Performs 'Tonight Belongs to You/It's Time To Dance' on the 2019 TONYS
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2019

Showcasing the diverse, inclusive, and vibrant message of The Prom, the cast perform a medley of 'Tonight Belongs to You / It's Time To Dance' from the musical.

VIDEO: THE PROM's Brooks Ashmanskas Chats About the Show's Message on ABC News VideoVIDEO: THE PROM's Brooks Ashmanskas Chats About the Show's Message on ABC News
by Stage Tube - Jun 7, 2019

It's time to dance because The Prom's Brooks Ashmanskas recently sat down with ABC News to chat all about the show's touching message and all of the excitement for this Sunday's Tony Awards! Check out the full interview below!

VIDEO: Stars of THE PROM Talk The Show's Impact on NIGHTLINE VideoVIDEO: Stars of THE PROM Talk The Show's Impact on NIGHTLINE
by Stage Tube - Jun 5, 2019

On last night's episode of Nightline, stars of Broadway's The Prom sat down to share heartwarming stories of show's impact.

VIDEO: The Cast of THE PROM Performs 'You Happened' on THE VIEW VideoVIDEO: The Cast of THE PROM Performs 'You Happened' on THE VIEW
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2019

Caitlin Kinnunen and the cast of the Tony-nominated musical The Prom performed 'You Happened' on Thursday's episode of The View.

VIDEO: Caitlin Kinnunen and the Cast of THE PROM Perform 'Unruly Heart' VideoVIDEO: Caitlin Kinnunen and the Cast of THE PROM Perform 'Unruly Heart'
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2019

On Monday night's episode of 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,' Tony-nominated star Caitlin Kinnunen and the cast of 'The Prom' perform 'Unruly Heart' from their Broadway musical, now running at the Longacre Theatre.

THE PROM to Perform at WorldPride Closing Ceremony VideoTHE PROM to Perform at WorldPride Closing Ceremony
by Julie Musbach - Apr 23, 2019

BroadwayWorld has just learned that The Prom will perform at the WorldPride Closing Ceremony on June 30th in Times Square. Melissa Etheridge will headline the Closing Ceremony, which will also include performances by Jake Shears & MNEK. Additional talent will be announced in the weeks ahead.


Courtney Balan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Courtney Balan been in?
Courtney Balan has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Courtney Balan been in?
Courtney Balan has not appeared in the West End