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Daniel Jenkins

Also Credited As: Daniel H. Jenkins
 
Date Of Birth:
January 17, 1963 (59)
Birth Place:
Manhattan
Bio:
LCT: Oslo, Golden Boy, Spinning into Butter. Broadway: Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, Wrong Mountain, Big (Drama Desk nomination), Angels in America, Big River (2003/1985 Tony, DD noms). Recent Off-Broadway: Kid Victory (Vineyard), Travels With My Aunt, Stage Kiss, Paris Commune (Civilians Associate ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 17, 1963 (59)

Birth Place: Manhattan

Bio:
LCT: Oslo, Golden Boy, Spinning into Butter. Broadway: Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, Wrong Mountain, Big (Drama Desk nomination), Angels in America, Big River (2003/1985 Tony, DD noms). Recent Off-Broadway: Kid Victory (Vineyard), Travels With My Aunt, Stage Kiss, Paris Commune (Civilians Associate ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Underground World Premiere, 2019
Doug
  [Regional (US)]
Powerhouse Season Workshop, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2017
John
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Jan Egeland
Ron Pundak
  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Original Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2014
Husband
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere, 2013
Performer
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Dad [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2004
Albert Peterson
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2002
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Ross Collins
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Harlequin
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Harlequin
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Johnny Pye
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1993
Johnny Pye
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Tom (Five Visits)

Writing

Playwright
Playwright

Daniel Jenkins Biography

LCT: Oslo, Golden Boy, Spinning into Butter. Broadway: Billy Elliot, Mary Poppins, Wrong Mountain, Big (Drama Desk nomination), Angels in America, Big River (2003/1985 Tony, DD noms). Recent Off-Broadway: Kid Victory (Vineyard), Travels With My Aunt, Stage Kiss, Paris Commune (Civilians Associate Artist), Sex Lives of Our Parents, Benefactors, Love Child (co-written with Robert Stanton). Regional: Barrington Stage, A.R.T., Arts Emerson, A.C.T. Seattle, Hangar Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, Actors Theatre of Louisville (two years). Film: O.C. and Stiggs, "Tanner '88," "The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial" (for Robert Altman); Joshua; Cradle Will Rock; Glory; In Country; Five Corners. TV: "Elementary," "Veep," "The Good Wife," "Blue Bloods," various "Law & Order," "Cracker," "Florida Straits," Alex in "Going to Extremes."

Daniel Jenkins Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2017 - Ensemble Gold Star
Daniel JenkinsOslo
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Daniel Jenkins, Mary Poppins
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Actor - Musical
Daniel Jenkins, Big

Daniel Jenkins News

Scott Parkinson and Robert Stanton to Star in THE GOLD ROOM by Jacob Perkins at HERE Photo Scott Parkinson and Robert Stanton to Star in THE GOLD ROOM by Jacob Perkins at HERE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022

i am a slow tide, a performance and media collective founded by director Gus Heagerty, is  presenting the world premiere of The Gold Room by Jacob Perkins, which marks the playwright’s professional debut. Starring Scott Parkinson and Robert Stanton, The Gold Room is an acerbic, mind-bending fall into the genesis of queer identity.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of RAGTIME THE MUSICAL at Bay Street Theater & Sag Ha Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of RAGTIME THE MUSICAL at Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022

Ragtime the Musical, the much-anticipated finale to Bay Street Theater’s 2022 Mainstage Season, opened on Saturday, August 6, in Sag Harbor. Check out opening night photos here!

Photos: First Look at RAGTIME at Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts Photo Photos: First Look at RAGTIME at Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has shared production photos of Ragtime, the Tony Award-winning grand finale of the 2022 Mainstage Season and the musical event of the summer. Ragtime begins previews this week on Tuesday, August 2, and runs through August 28. Get a first look at the production here!

RAGTIME THE MUSICAL Announced At Bay Street Theaterand Sag Harbor Center For The Arts Photo RAGTIME THE MUSICAL Announced At Bay Street Theaterand Sag Harbor Center For The Arts
by Grace Cutler - Jul 9, 2022

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced the musical event of the summer: Ragtime The Musical.

Performances of GOLDEN SHIELD Cancelled Through June 5 Due to Covid Photo Performances of GOLDEN SHIELD Cancelled Through June 5 Due to Covid
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2022

Performances of GOLDEN SHIELD tonight through Sunday June 5 are canceled due to COVID cases in the company. All tickets for those performance will be exchanged or refunded at the original point of purchase.

Tonight's Performance of GOLDEN SHIELD Canceled Due to COVID Cases in the Company Photo Tonight's Performance of GOLDEN SHIELD Canceled Due to COVID Cases in the Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

Tonight’s performance of GOLDEN SHIELD has been canceled due to COVID cases in the company. All tickets for the 5/31 performance will be exchanged or refunded at the original point of purchase.

Review Roundup: GOLDEN SHIELD Opens at Manhattan Theatre Club Photo Review Roundup: GOLDEN SHIELD Opens at Manhattan Theatre Club
by Review Roundups - May 19, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of Golden Shield, written by Anchuli Felicia King (White Pearl) and directed by May Adrales (Vietgone at MTC), is now running at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street).

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from MTC's GOLDEN SHIELD Photo VIDEO: Watch Highlights from MTC's GOLDEN SHIELD
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 18, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of Golden Shield, written by Anchuli Felicia King (White Pearl) and directed by May Adrales (Vietgone at MTC), opened just last night at New York City Center - Stage I. Golden Shield's ensemble cast features Cindy Cheung, Fang Du, Kristen Hung, Daniel Jenkins, Michael C. Liu, Max Gordon Moore, Ruibo Qian and Gillian Saker.

American Premiere of GOLDEN SHIELD Opens Tonight at Manhattan Theatre Club Photo American Premiere of GOLDEN SHIELD Opens Tonight at Manhattan Theatre Club
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club‚Äôs American premiere of¬†Golden Shield, written by¬†Anchuli¬†Felicia King¬†(White Pearl) and directed by¬†May Adrales¬†(Vietgone¬†at MTC), opens tonight at New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th¬†Street).

American Premiere of GOLDEN SHIELD Begins Previews Tonight at MTC Photo American Premiere of GOLDEN SHIELD Begins Previews Tonight at MTC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club‚Äôs American premiere of¬†Golden Shield, written by¬†Anchuli Felicia King¬†(White Pearl) and directed by¬†May Adrales¬†(Vietgone¬†at MTC), begins performances tonight at New York City Center ‚Äď Stage I (131 West 55th¬†Street). Opening night is Tuesday, May 17.

Daniel Jenkins Videos

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from MTC's GOLDEN SHIELD Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Highlights from MTC's GOLDEN SHIELD

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 18, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of Golden Shield, written by Anchuli Felicia King (White Pearl) and directed by May Adrales (Vietgone at MTC), opened just last night at New York City Center - Stage I. Golden Shield's ensemble cast features Cindy Cheung, Fang Du, Kristen Hung, Daniel Jenkins, Michael C. Liu, Max Gordon Moore, Ruibo Qian and Gillian Saker.

VIDEO: Watch Liz Callaway, Norm Lewis & More Tribute Maltby & Shire at Oscar Hammerst Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Liz Callaway, Norm Lewis & More Tribute Maltby & Shire at Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 5, 2021

Earlier this week, the York Theatre Company honored musical theater legends Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire with the 2021 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement in Musical Theater and Elisa Loti Stein with The York Theatre Company Founders' Award at the 29th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala.

VIDEO: The Playbillies Cover 'Elephant Love Medley' From MOULIN ROUGE! Featuring Joe  Videoplay
VIDEO: The Playbillies Cover 'Elephant Love Medley' From MOULIN ROUGE! Featuring Joe Iconis, Lauren Marcus, and More!

by Stage Tube - Feb 13, 2021

The Playbillies have released a cover of the 'Elephant Love Medley' from Moulin Rouge in collaboration with many of their friends from the Broadway community. 

VIDEO: MILES FOR MARY Makes New York Return and Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwright's Videoplay
VIDEO: MILES FOR MARY Makes New York Return and Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwright's Horizons

by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2017

After a smash run last fall, Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) will present MILES FOR MARY, a new play by The Mad Ones. Directed by Lila Neugebauer, MILES FOR MARY received critical acclaim during its fall 2016 run at The Bushwick Starr. Watch the new trailer below!

BWW TV: Richard Ridge Chats Up the Stars of Lincoln Center's OSLO on Opening Night
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 15, 2017

Lincoln Center Theater's smash hit production of J.T. Rogers' new play Oslo, directed by Bartlett Sher, re-opens this week at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street), after a sold-out run last summer off-Broadway at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Richard Ridge was on hand at opening night to speak with the stars of the show about the play, their move to the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, and what it's like to work with Barlett Sher. See all of Richard's interviews with the cast below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from John Kander & Greg Pierce's KID VICTORY at the Vineyard
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 17, 2017

Vineyard Theatre presents the New York premiere of Kid Victory, book and lyrics by Greg Pierce, music by John Kander with story by John Kander and Greg Pierce, and directed by Liesl Tommy. Kid Victory began previews on Wednesday, February 1 and will open on Wednesday, February 22 at the Vineyard Theatre (108 E. 15 St. in New York City). Get a first look at highlights from the production below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2013 Tony Nominees- Bartlett Sher on Bringing GOLDEN BOY to Life
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2013

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tonys Meet & Greet on May 1, 2013, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Bartlett Sher, a nominee for Best Direction of a Play for Golden Boy. Check out what he had to say below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of GOLDEN BOY on Opening Night- Danny Burstein, Tony Shaloub, and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 7, 2012

Lincoln Center Theater's 75th Anniversary production of the Clifford Odets classic Golden Boy, directed by Bartlett Sher, opened last night at the Belasco Theatre (111 West 44 Street), the same theatre where the play premiered in 1937. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the cast and you can check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of GOLDEN BOY- Danny Burstein, Tony Shalhoub, Yvonne Strahovski, and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 26, 2012

The cast and creative team met the press earlier today and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the whole gang. Check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV: First Look at John Doyle-Helmed MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG in Cincinnati!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2012

Tony Award-winning director John Doyle, who has previously staged Broadway revivals of Stephen Sondheim's SWEENEY TODD and COMPANY, directs the composer-lyricist's musical MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park which runs through March 31. Check out just-released performance highlights below!


Daniel Jenkins Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Daniel Jenkins been in?
Daniel Jenkins has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Daniel Jenkins been in?
Daniel Jenkins has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Daniel Jenkins been nominated for?
Ensemble (Obie Awards) for Oslo Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Mary Poppins and Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Big .

What awards has Daniel Jenkins won?
Ensemble (Obie Awards) for Oslo.

How many shows has Daniel Jenkins written?
Daniel Jenkins has written 2 shows including Love Child (Playwright), Love Child (Playwright).