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Dan Gleason

 
Bio:
Made his Broadway debut in Wicked! Tour: Wicked (Fiyero u/s), American Idiot (Tunny u/s), Miss Saigon (Chris u/s). Favorite regional: Goodspeed, Pennsylvania Centre Stage, Mount Gretna. BFA, Penn State. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Made his Broadway debut in Wicked! Tour: Wicked (Fiyero u/s), American Idiot (Tunny u/s), Miss Saigon (Chris u/s). Favorite regional: Goodspeed, Pennsylvania Centre Stage, Mount Gretna. BFA, Penn State. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Berkeley Rep World Premiere, 2020
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2011
Ensemble
Tunny (Understudy)
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]
Fiyero (Understudy) [Replacement]
Ozian Official (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Ensemble [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Fiyero (Understudy) [Replacement]
Fiyero (Understudy) [Replacement]

Dan Gleason Biography

Made his Broadway debut in Wicked! Tour: Wicked (Fiyero u/s), American Idiot (Tunny u/s), Miss Saigon (Chris u/s). Favorite regional: Goodspeed, Pennsylvania Centre Stage, Mount Gretna. BFA, Penn State.




Dan Gleason News

HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight Photo HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 14, 2021

The circle of life continues on Broadway! Tonight, Tuesday, September 14, Broadway gets its razzle dazzle back when four beloved musicals return to the stage. Tune in to BroadwayWorld for this one short day of non-stop coverage!

VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUN Photo VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2021

Correspondent Tracy Smith talked with Maguire and composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz, and with the original Glinda and Elphaba, Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel, about a show that has become a beacon for anyone who doesn't fit a conventional mold.

VIDEO: WICKED on Broadway Prepares to Return to Oz As Rehearsals Resume Photo VIDEO: WICKED on Broadway Prepares to Return to Oz As Rehearsals Resume
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 10, 2021

The company of Broadway's Wicked recently returned to the rehearsal room to prepare for their comeback! Spend one short day behind the scenes of the blockbuster musical with a new video from inside their first day back!

Lindsay Pearce, Ginna Claire Mason and More Announced for WICKED's Broadway Return Photo Lindsay Pearce, Ginna Claire Mason and More Announced for WICKED's Broadway Return
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021

The Broadway blockbuster WICKED will resume performances on Tuesday, September 14 at 7PM at Broadway’s Gershwin Theatre (222 West 51st Street). 

WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SW Photo WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SWEPT AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2021

A first-ever video of the title song from the new musical Swept Away, featuring Grammy Award nominated folk rock band The Avett Brothers ('America's biggest roots band,' Rolling Stone), in their theater debut, has just been released.

Lunar Vacation Release New Single 'Unlucky' Photo Lunar Vacation Release New Single 'Unlucky'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 11, 2020

Atlanta band Lunar Vacation have self-released just two EPs while still in college and have already sold out venues in Atlanta, Los Angeles, Austin and New York. Today, they released their latest single ‚ÄúUnlucky‚ÄĚ which premiered via The FADER. The track is available to stream now. Listen below.

Full Cast Announced For Michael Mayer-Directed SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley Rep Photo Full Cast Announced For Michael Mayer-Directed SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley Rep
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 27, 2020

Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced today the full cast for the upcoming world premiere musical, Swept Away.

Franklin School for the Performing Arts Celebrates 35th Anniversary Photo Franklin School for the Performing Arts Celebrates 35th Anniversary
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2019

In 1985, lifetime Franklin resident Raye Lynn Mercer, director, pianist, and educator, departed from her private studio of 35 piano students with a vision, and opened the doors of the Franklin School for the Performing Arts (FSPA) at 38 Main Street in Franklin. Offering the region a one-of-a-kind performing arts education program that includes music, dance, and drama under one roof, FSPA Celebrates its 35th Anniversary Season this year.

Meet The Cast Currently Defying Gravity In WICKED On Broadway! Photo Meet The Cast Currently Defying Gravity In WICKED On Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2019

Meet the Oz-some current cast of Wicked on Broadway!

Ann Hampton Callaway And More Come to Feinstein's/54 Below This Month Photo Ann Hampton Callaway And More Come to Feinstein's/54 Below This Month
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2019

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.comFeinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.

Dan Gleason Videos

VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUN Videoplay
VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUNDAY MORNING

by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2021

Correspondent Tracy Smith talked with Maguire and composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz, and with the original Glinda and Elphaba, Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel, about a show that has become a beacon for anyone who doesn't fit a conventional mold.

WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SW Videoplay
WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SWEPT AWAY

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2021

A first-ever video of the title song from the new musical Swept Away, featuring Grammy Award nominated folk rock band The Avett Brothers ('America's biggest roots band,' Rolling Stone), in their theater debut, has just been released.

BWW TV: First Look at Charlie Brady, Katie Boren & More in Highlights of MISS SAIGON at Starlight
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 10, 2013

Miss Saigon, one of the most stunning theatrical spectacles of all time, produced by Starlight Theatre, runs September 7-13. In Miss Saigon, Puccini's Madame Butterfly is brought to the modern world. This powerful pop opera is an emotional tale about forbidden love, the tragedies of war and the sacrifices made to achieve the American Dream. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the show below!

MEGA STAGE TUBE: Nick Adams, Ariana DeBose, Corey Mach and More Perform at BROADWAY BACKS BOSTON
by Stage Tube - Jun 15, 2013

On May 6, Broadway came together to support those affected by the Boston Marathon Tragedy at The Laurie Beechman Theatre. All proceeds went to ONE FUND BOSTON, a charity set up to help the people most affected by the unfortunate event that occurred in Boston on April 15. Click below to watch all of the performances!

STAGE TUBE: AMERICAN IDIOT Backstage Exclusive With Quiet on the Set
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2012

Young Hollywood takes you backstage at the Ahmanson Theatre and behind the scenes of the rockin' musical, 'American Idiot', based on the Grammy-winning Green Day album of the same name! Stars Van Hughes and Jake Epstein rest their pipes and sit down with us to talk about the show's amazing run and success -- hear how Van went from stand-in to leading man, and Jake shares a specific pitfall of spending the entire show on stage! Hosted by Lesley Robins. Check out the behind the scenes video below!

STAGE TUBE: Inside Opening Night of AMERICAN IDIOT in LA!
by Stage Tube - Mar 21, 2012

The national tour of Green Day's 'American Idiot' just opened in Los Angeles on March 14 at the Ahmanson Theatre. Original Broadway cast member Van Hughes stars as Johnny, a role in which he concluded the 'American Idiot' Broadway run, along with original Broadway cast member Joshua Kobak as St. Jimmy, Jake Epstein as Will, Scott J. Campbell as Tunny, original Broadway cast member Leslie McDonel as Heather, Gabrielle McClinton as Whatsername and Nicci Claspell as The Extraordinary Girl. Check outhighlights from opening night in the video below!


Dan Gleason Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Dan Gleason been in?
Dan Gleason has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Dan Gleason been in?
Dan Gleason has appeared on London's West End in 4 shows.

What was Dan Gleason's first West End show?
Dan Gleason's first West End show was Wicked which opened in 2021