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Craig Bierko

 
Bio:
For his role in The Music Man (dir. Susan Stroman), Bierko was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical and won the 2000 Theatre World Award. Other theatre: Modern Orthodox (dir. James Lapine), Thou Shalt Not (dir. Susan ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
For his role in The Music Man (dir. Susan Stroman), Bierko was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical and won the 2000 Theatre World Award. Other theatre: Modern Orthodox (dir. James Lapine), Thou Shalt Not (dir. Susan ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Miss Trunchbull [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Sky Masterson
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Ben Jacobson
  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Capt. "Big Jim" Warrington
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Frank (Special Video Appearance)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Laurent LeClaire
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Harold Hill

Photos

Craig Bierko and Mare Winningham Photo

Craig Bierko and Mare Winningham

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05/13/2022
Craig Bierko and Luba Mason Photo

Craig Bierko and Luba Mason

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05/13/2022
Samantha Buck, Rebecca McBee, Warren Bub, Nathan K. Claus, Matt Demetrides,  Len Cari Photo

Samantha Buck, Rebecca McBee, Warren Bub, Nathan K. Claus, Matt Demetrides, Len Cariou, and Craig Bierko

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02/17/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Miss Trunchbull [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Sky Masterson

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Ben Jacobson

  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Capt. "Big Jim" Warrington

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Frank (Special Video Appearance)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Laurent LeClaire

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Harold Hill

Craig Bierko Biography

For his role in The Music Man (dir. Susan Stroman), Bierko was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical and won the 2000 Theatre World Award. Other theatre: Modern Orthodox (dir. James Lapine), Thou Shalt Not (dir. Susan Stroman). Film: Bill, For Your Consideration, Scary Movie 4, Cinderella Man, Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, Kate & Leopold, The Suburbans, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, The Long Kiss Goodnight, 'Til There Was You. TV: "Unhitched," "Boston Legal," "Law & Order: SVU," "Sex and the City," "Ally McBeal," "Mad About You." Bierko is a graduate of Northwestern University.

Craig Bierko Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Craig Bierko, The Music Man
 
Theatre World Awards - 2000 - Performace Gold Star
Craig Bierko, The Music Man
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Craig Bierko, The Music Man

Craig Bierko News

Photos: BROADWAY ACTS FOR ABORTION Raises Over 100K In Starry Benefit at 54 Below Photo Photos: BROADWAY ACTS FOR ABORTION Raises Over 100K In Starry Benefit at 54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 4, 2022

Dianna Bush Photography shares some beautiful photos of an important event with Broadway World Cabaret.

Charleston Light Opera Guild Announces Auditions For THE MUSIC MAN Photo Charleston Light Opera Guild Announces Auditions For THE MUSIC MAN
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2022

The Music Man, a co-production with the Clay Center, will play at the Maier Performance Hall on October 28-30 and November 4-6, 2022.

Charleston Light Opera Guild Presents THE MUSIC MAN in October Photo Charleston Light Opera Guild Presents THE MUSIC MAN in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

The Music Man, a co-production with the Clay Center, will play at the Maier Performance Hall on October 28-30 and November 4-6, 2022.

Full Cast Announced for Industry Reading of BELVA ‚Ä" DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACL Photo Full Cast Announced for Industry Reading of BELVA ‚Ä" DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022

Tony Award winning producer Michael A. Jenkins today announced the cast for the special by-invitation-only industry reading for the new musical BELVA - Don’t Give Up Before the Miracle on Friday June 10th at Pearl Studios (500 Eighth Avenue).

VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on Photo VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on WENDY
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Mare Winningham and Jeannette Bayardelle sat down with Sherri Shepherd on the Wendy Show to discuss starring in Girl From the North Country on Broadway. During the interview, the stars reacted to their Tony nominations, revealing how they found out, and detailed their meeting with Bob Dylan, whose music is used in the show.

Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTR Photo Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

New York Governor Kathy Hochul visited Girl From The North Country on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre this evening. Prior to the show, she visited with the cast and came onstage to give brief remarks about Broadway’s resilience and the comeback of New York City.  

New Musical BELVA - DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACLE Announces Industry Reading Photo New Musical BELVA - DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACLE Announces Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Tony Award winning producer Michael A. Jenkins will present special by-invitation-only industry reading for the new musical BELVA - Don’t Give Up Before the Miracle on Friday June 10th at Pearl Studios (500 Eighth Avenue).

Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MU Photo Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MUSICAL Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Joshua Henry will head the cast of Brave New World: The Musical (as World Controller Thomas Mond) for an invitation-only industry reading on May 23rd in Midtown Manhattan. Joining Henry will be Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes, and more.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

The Tony Nominated Broadway musical Girl From The North Country announced that the production was professionally captured prior to its re-opening on April 29th for future use.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

Craig Bierko Videos

VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on VideoVIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on WENDY
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Mare Winningham and Jeannette Bayardelle sat down with Sherri Shepherd on the Wendy Show to discuss starring in Girl From the North Country on Broadway. During the interview, the stars reacted to their Tony nominations, revealing how they found out, and detailed their meeting with Bob Dylan, whose music is used in the show.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run VideoGIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND at New York City Center VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND at New York City Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 3, 2019

Harry Townsend's Last Stand¬†(www.HarryTownsendsLastStand.com)¬†a new play written by¬†George Eastman¬†(The Snow Job; Bitter Exchange)¬†and directed by¬†Karen Carpenter¬†(Love, Loss and What I Wore; Handle With Care), is currently playing at¬†New York¬†City Center Stage II¬†(131 West 55th¬†Street between 6th¬†and 7th¬†Avenues) and is produced¬† by¬†Dennis Grimaldi¬†(A Gentlemen's Guide...; Love Letters,¬†Angels in America, Other People's Money). Starring¬†Three time¬†Tony¬ģ Award Nominee and¬†Tony¬ģ Award winner,¬†Len Cariou¬† (title role in¬†Sweeney Todd;¬†A Little Night Music¬†with Glynis Johns and Hermione Gingold;¬†Applause¬†starring Lauren Bacall; 'Blue Bloods') and¬†Craig Bierko¬†(Tony¬ģ Award¬† and Drama Desk Award nominee,¬†Music Man; 'The Long Kiss Goodnight, 'UnREAL,' 'Blue Bloods'),¬†Harry Townsend's Last Stand¬†opens¬†Tomorrow,¬†Wednesday,¬†December 4.

BWW TV: Len Cariou, Craig Bierko & More Explain What HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND Is A VideoBWW TV: Len Cariou, Craig Bierko & More Explain What HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND Is All About
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 11, 2019

Harry Townsend's Last Stand a new play written by George Eastman (The Snow Job; Bitter Exchange) and directed by Karen Carpenter will premiere at New York City Center Stage II.

VIDEO: Lifetime Shares First Look at UnREAL Season 3, Premiering 2/26 VideoVIDEO: Lifetime Shares First Look at UnREAL Season 3, Premiering 2/26
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 18, 2017

Lifetime's critically-acclaimed series UnREAL (#UnREALTV) from A+E Studios makes its highly-anticipated return on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 10pm ET/PT. Check out a sneak peek!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Season Finale of UnREAL on Lifetime
by - Aug 2, 2016

On the Season Finale of UnREAL on Lifetime titled "Friendly Fire" (Season Finale), Quinn's plans for the remaining two contestants could be foiled by an unexpected turn of events.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Espionage' Episode of unREAL on Lifetime
by - Jul 26, 2016

On the next episode of UnREAL on Lifetime titled "Espionage" - Coleman tries to coerce Rachel into helping him destroy Quinn and the show, but Rachel has her own plan.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Fugitive' Episode of unREAL on Lifetime
by - Jul 19, 2016

On the next episode of unREAL on Lifetime titled 'Fugitive,' Rachel reveals a huge secret to Coleman in the aftermath of an incident with Darius.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Ambush' Episode of UnREAL on Lifetime
by - Jul 12, 2016

On the next episode of UnREAL on Lifetime titled "Ambush" - Quinn interferes with Rachel and Coleman's new relationship


Craig Bierko Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Craig Bierko been in?
Craig Bierko has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Craig Bierko been in?
Craig Bierko has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Craig Bierko been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Music Man Performace (Theatre World Awards) for The Music Man and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Music Man .

What awards has Craig Bierko won?
Performace (Theatre World Awards) for The Music Man.