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Daniel Oreskes

 
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
Daniel Oreskes recently played the role of Doc in West Side Story on Broadway. He played the role of Hirschfeld/Peres in the Tony Award-winning Oslo at Lincoln Center. Other Broadway credits include Billy Elliot: The Musical, The Miracle Worker, Aida, Electra, and The Song of Jacob Zulu. ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
Daniel Oreskes recently played the role of Doc in West Side Story on Broadway. He played the role of Hirschfeld/Peres in the Tony Award-winning Oslo at Lincoln Center. Other Broadway credits include Billy Elliot: The Musical, The Miracle Worker, Aida, Electra, and The Song of Jacob Zulu. ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2020
Doc
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere, 2019
Bill
  [Off-Broadway]
Red Bull Theater Off-Broadway Revival, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Yair Hirshfeld
Shimon Peres
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Original Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Original Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Arnold
  [Off-Broadway]
Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Production, 2013
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2012
Moishe Bretzky
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Production, 2012
Misha
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Elliot
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2010
Anagnos
Doctor
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble
Big Davey [Replacement]
Dad (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 2007
Jupiter
Philarmonus
Belarius (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Theseus
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Abe
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Duke of Exeter
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Caius Cassius
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Ivan Pavlovicz/Yuri
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Duke of Florence/Judge/Merchant
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Pharaoh
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1998
Aegisthus
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Constable of France
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Dr. Royer-Collard
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Agamemnon
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Carlisle/Corp
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Mr. Van Heerden
Mr. Jeppe
Magistrate
Understudy [Replacement]
Performer (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Lt. Grimaldi
  [Broadway]
1992
Benny (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Grantiano
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Lord Bardolph
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Thomas

Daniel Oreskes Biography

Daniel Oreskes recently played the role of Doc in West Side Story on Broadway. He played the role of Hirschfeld/Peres in the Tony Award-winning Oslo at Lincoln Center. Other Broadway credits include Billy Elliot: The Musical, The Miracle Worker, Aida, Electra, and The Song of Jacob Zulu. Off-Broadway credits include Taylor Mac‚Äôs Hir (Playwrights Horizons); The Revisionist with Vanessa Redgrave and Jesse Eisenberg (Cherry Lane Theatre); Russian Transport, Happy Talk with Susan Sarandon (The New Group); Quills (New York Theatre Workshop); and Twenty-Seventh Man (The Public Theater). Film credits include The Thomas Crown Affair and The Devil‚Äôs Advocate. Television credits include ‚ÄúThe Sopranos,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúRescue Me,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúShow Me A Hero,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúMadam Secretary,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúBlue Bloods,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúLaw and Order,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe Deuce,‚ÄĚ and many others.

Daniel Oreskes Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2017 - Ensemble Gold Star
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Daniel Oreskes News

David Cale, Nat Wolff, Hari Nef & More to Star in THE SEAGULL/WOODSTOCK World Premier Photo David Cale, Nat Wolff, Hari Nef & More to Star in THE SEAGULL/WOODSTOCK World Premiere at The New Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2022

David Cale, Patrick Foley, Hari Nef, Daniel Oreskes, Parker Posey, Bill Sage, Aleyse Shannon, Amy Stiller and Nat Wolff will appear in the company’s world premiere of The Seagull/Woodstock, NY, by Thomas Bradshaw, adapted from Chekhov, directed by Scott Elliott. 

Theater Stories: GYPSY, EVITA, THE COLOR PURPLE, the FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Revival, & M Photo Theater Stories: GYPSY, EVITA, THE COLOR PURPLE, the FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Revival, & More About The Broadway Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features the Broadway Theatre! Learn about the shows to have graced the stage of the theatre, including Gypsy, The Color Purple, Evita and more; the show that broke the theatre's box office record, and much more!

Hudson Theatre Works' Virtual Festival Continues Photo Hudson Theatre Works' Virtual Festival Continues
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2020

Hudson Theatre Works' Virtual Festival continues. New work will appear every Wednesday and Thursday at 6pm on Hudson Theatre Works YouTube Channel and Instagram account respectively. Donations to various organizations will be listed including Hudson Theatre Works.

DPS On Air Features DPS Playwright Jeffrey Hatcher Photo DPS On Air Features DPS Playwright Jeffrey Hatcher
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2020

This week, Dramatists Play Service's social media channel, a?oeDPS On Air,a?? features DPS playwright Jeffrey Hatcher (a?oeCompleat Female Stage Beautya??) reading from his play a?oeMurderersa??.

VIDEO: DPS ON AIR Features DPS Playwright Melinda Lopez Photo VIDEO: DPS ON AIR Features DPS Playwright Melinda Lopez
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2020

This week, Dramatists Play Service's social media channel, 'DPS On Air,' featured DPS playwright and performer Melinda Lopez ('Sonia Flew', 'Fever Pitch') reading from her one woman play 'Mala'.

DPS On Air This Week Features Tracy Thorne Photo DPS On Air This Week Features Tracy Thorne
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2020

This week, Dramatists Play Service's social media channel, a?oeDPS On Air,a?? features actor and playwright Tracy Thorne (a?oeWe are Herea??) performing a new short play called a?oeEnd of Days: The Minor Considerations Lista?? which is also available to license for livestreaming productions from Dramatists Play Service.

VIDEO: Ethan Hawke, Debra Messing, John Turturro and More Join DPS ON AIR Monologue R Photo VIDEO: Ethan Hawke, Debra Messing, John Turturro and More Join DPS ON AIR Monologue Reading Series
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2020

This week, Dramatists Play Service's, a?oeDPS On Air,a?? features readings by Ethan Hawke, Debra Messing, John Turturro, Daphne Rubin-Vega and more.

Photo Coverage: Go Inside the New Group's 25th Anniversary Gala Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside the New Group's 25th Anniversary Gala
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 10, 2020

Just last night, Off-Broadway's The New Group honored its Board President Abby Merrill and Erica Schmidt and Peter Dinklage (Cyrano) at the its Annual Gala, this year celebrating the company's 25th Anniversary.

Photo Coverage: WEST SIDE STORY Company Celebrates Opening Night! Photo Photo Coverage: WEST SIDE STORY Company Celebrates Opening Night!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 21, 2020

The Broadway Theatre was the place to be last night as talents from stage and screen gathered to celebrate opening night of Tony Award winner Ivo van Hove's new production of West Side Story. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the after party below!

Photo Flash: Original Stars Carol Lawrence and Jaime Sanchez Return to WEST SIDE STOR Photo Photo Flash: Original Stars Carol Lawrence and Jaime Sanchez Return to WEST SIDE STORY
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 20, 2020

Tonight (tonight)'s the night! Tony Award winner Ivo van Hove's new production of West Side Story opens tonight, February 20, at the Broadway Theatre. Just last night, however, the company welcomed two very special guests- original Maria, Carol Lawrence and original Chino, Jaime Sanchez. Check out photos of the pair as they visit the cast backstage over sixty years later!

Daniel Oreskes Videos

Summer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway! Videoplay
Summer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 12, 2019

We're feeling electricity because we're looking back at the 2009 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, Billy Elliot! Take a look at the show's opening night at Broadway's Imperial Theatre with the show's stars David Alvarez, Gregory Jbara, Santino Fontana, and more! Be sure to check out all the footage!

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!

STAGE TUBE: The Muny Opens 96th Season with BILLY ELLIOT- Watch Highlights!
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2014

The Muny is currently presenting the first show of its spectacular 96th season, Billy Elliot the Musical, directed by Steven Minning, choreographed by Alison Levenberg, with music direction by Colin Welford. Starring as Billy Elliot, and making his Muny debut, is 11 year-old Tade Biesinger. Co-starring are Emily Skinner as Mrs. Wilkinson, Daniel Oreskes as Dad, and Patti Perkins as Grandma. Joining them are Ben Nordstrom as Tony, Steve Isom as George, Michael Harp as Michael, and Maria Knasel as Debbie. Check out highlights from the production below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of Old Globe's THE LAST GOODBYE
by Stage Tube - Oct 3, 2013

The Old Globe presents The Last Goodbye, a new musical fusing Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet with the incendiary songs of the legendary singer-songwriter Jeff Buckley. Conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, the rock musical is directed by two-time Tony Award nominee Alex Timbers (Peter and the Starcatcher, Bloody BloodyAndrew Jackson). Choreography is by Emmy Award nominee Sonya Tayeh ('So You Think You Can Dance'), and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements are by Kris Kukul. The Last Goodbye will run on the Donald andDarlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center, now through Nov. 3, 2013. Check out highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Backstage with The Old Globe's THE LAST GOODBYE Creative Team - Alex Timbers and More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 27, 2013

In the video below, The Old Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein and the creative team of THE LAST GOODBYE discuss the creation of the show and what viewers can expect from the new musical. Click to watch!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Jay Armstrong Johnson, Talisa Friedman & More in Old Globe's THE LAST GOODBYE
by Stage Tube - Sep 13, 2013

Jay Armstrong Johnson and Talisa Friedman perform an exclusive song from the new musical The Last Goodbye at The Old Globe. Check it out below!

BWW TV: A Midsummer Night's Dream at La Jolla Playhouse
by Robert Diamond - Aug 19, 2010

La Jolla Playhouse presents its production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, directed by Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley, playing in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre through August 22, 2010.

STAGE TUBE: La Jolla Playhouse Presents MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 26, 2010

La Jolla Playhouse presents its production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, directed by Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley, playing in the Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre through August 22, 2010 (press opening: July 27 at 7:00 pm).

STAGE TUBE: THE MIRACLE WORKER's Abigail Breslin On Good Day NY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 23, 2010

Academy Award nominee Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine), now making her Broadway debut as Helen Keller in THE MIRACLE WORKER, visited FOX 5's 'Good Day New York' live this morning.

STAGE TUBE: THE MIRACLE WORKER's Jennifer Morrison On Wendy Williams
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2010

Television and film star Jennifer Morrison ('Dr. Allison Cameron' on Fox series 'House,' feature film Star Trek), now making her Broadway debut as Kate Keller in THE MIRACLE WORKER, visited host Wendy Williams on the set of her nationally syndicated daytime talk show 'The Wendy Williams Show' last week.


Daniel Oreskes Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Daniel Oreskes been in?
Daniel Oreskes has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

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

What awards has Daniel Oreskes been nominated for?
Ensemble (Obie Awards) for Oslo .

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