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David Burnham

 
Bio:
Burnham first gained critical acclaim replacing Donny Osmond as Joseph in the national tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, a role which earned him a Dramalogue Award. He recently returned to Broadway to star as Fiyero in production of Wicked, a role he originated in the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Burnham first gained critical acclaim replacing Donny Osmond as Joseph in the national tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, a role which earned him a Dramalogue Award. He recently returned to Broadway to star as Fiyero in production of Wicked, a role he originated in the ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble
Fabrizio Naccarelli (Understudy)
  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 2004
Other Roles
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Fiyero [Replacement]

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Book, Music, Lyrics, Additional Staging

Writing

Book, Music, Lyrics

Photos

David  Burnham  (center)  as  Quasimodo  and  the  company. Photo

David Burnham (center) as Quasimodo and the company.

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Date:
08/15/2018
 David  Burnham  (center  above)  as  Quasimodo,  Janaya  Mahealani  Jones  (center)  Photo

David Burnham (center above) as Quasimodo, Janaya Mahealani Jones (center) as Esmeralda, and the company.

From: 
Date:
08/15/2018
 David  Burnham  (center)  as  Quasimodo  and  the  company.  Photo

David Burnham (center) as Quasimodo and the company.

From: 
Date:
08/15/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble

Fabrizio Naccarelli (Understudy)

  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 2004
Other Roles

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Fiyero [Replacement]

Productions

Book, Music, Lyrics, Additional Staging

Writing
Book, Music, Lyrics

David Burnham Biography

Burnham first gained critical acclaim replacing Donny Osmond as Joseph in the national tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, a role which earned him a Dramalogue Award. He recently returned to Broadway to star as Fiyero in production of Wicked, a role he originated in the developmental workshops of the show. Additional Broadway credits include The Light in the Piazza, for which he received the prestigious Helen Hayes Award for "Best Actor" as well as the Garland Award. Audiences worldwide experienced his talent when he performed on both the Tony Awards and the PBS telecast of the show. His additional credits include the role of Peter in the National Tour of Jesus Christ Superstar and starring in the Off-Broadway show The Best Is Yet to Come - The Music of Cy Coleman.

Film and television audiences will recognize Burnham's voice as the Prince in the animated film "The King and I" and can be heard on the soundtracks to "Gepetto," "Home on the Range," and Comedy Central's "South Park." Burnham has released two solo albums, his self-titled CD and One Day.




David Burnham News

Ann Kittredge to Perform at The Laurie Beechman Theatre and The New York Cabaret Conv Photo Ann Kittredge to Perform at The Laurie Beechman Theatre and The New York Cabaret Convention in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

Ann Kittredge will return to¬†The Laurie Beechman Theatre¬†(407 West 42nd Street ‚Äď between 9th & 10th Avenues) on¬†Sunday, October 23rd at 7pm¬†with her Musical Director¬†Christopher Denny¬†(piano),¬†Sean Harkness¬†(guitar),¬†Mary Ann McSweeney¬†(bass),¬†Rex Benincasa(drums) and special guests¬†Robbie Kondor¬†and¬†Steve Ross.

Previews: LIFE IS JUST A BOWL OF BROADWAY and MOSTLY BROADWAY produced by Desert Thea Photo Previews: LIFE IS JUST A BOWL OF BROADWAY and MOSTLY BROADWAY produced by Desert Theatricals with partner Rancho Mirage Amphitheater
by Kay Kudukis - Sep 28, 2022

'LIFE IS JUST A BOWL OF BROADWAY' Desert Theatricals returns to the amphitheatre with the Fall Cabaret Line Up featuring Broadway Veterans Valerie Perri of Evita and David Burnham of Wicked.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from INTO THE WOODS; DEAR EVAN HANSEN; PARADISE SQUARE; LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; ROCK OF AGES and THE BEDWETTER.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...  Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition in his monthly residency of AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, August 8th at The Green Room 42.

'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo 'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A Strange Loop; MJ The Musical; Company; Into The Woods; Funny Girl; Beetlejuice and Between The Lines   on Monday, July 18th at 7 PM. 

SOMETHING ROTTEN to Make Regional Premiere at The Moonlight This Month Photo SOMETHING ROTTEN to Make Regional Premiere at The Moonlight This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2022

Moonlight Stage Productions will welcome audiences to the renaissance for its third musical of its 2022 season when it produces the hilarious Broadway hit ‚ÄúSomething Rotten!‚ÄĚ at the Moonlight Amphitheatre, July 20 through August 6 at 8 p.m.

Broadway Palm's 30th Anniversary Season Is On Sale Now Photo Broadway Palm's 30th Anniversary Season Is On Sale Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Broadway Palm’s 30th Anniversary Season is now on sale. The celebratory season includes eight main stage productions, five productions in the Off Broadway Palm, four Children’s Theatre productions, and five concerts.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A STRANGE LOOP; HADESTOWN; MR. SATURDAY NIGHT; MRS. DOUBTFIRE; THE BOOK OF MORMON;  GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY and ROMEO & BERNADETTE on Monday, June 20th at 7 PM.   

World Premiere of LONESOME TRAVELER: GENERATIONS to be Presented by Rubicon Theatre C Photo World Premiere of LONESOME TRAVELER: GENERATIONS to be Presented by Rubicon Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Rubicon Theatre Company, Ventura’s non-profit professional theatre company, will continue the company’s 2022-2023 Season with the World Premiere of LONESOME TRAVELER: GENERATIONS, conceived by George Grove and James O’Neil, with musical direction by Rick Dougherty and George Grove and direction by Rubicon Co-Founder James O’Neil.

Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERF Photo Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERFORMANCE... at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis will continue his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of AT THIS PERFORMANCE‚Ķ‚ĄĘ to be held on Monday, June 20th ¬†at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM.

David Burnham Videos

BWW TV Exclusive: STAGE Tributes Idols and Icons with Dale Kristien, Reeve Carney, Christine Pedi - Plus Michael Crawford!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2017

The Southland Theatre Artists Goodwill Event (S.T.A.G.E.) just presented its 33rd annual gala, 'Idols & Icons,' at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. This was the last S.T.A.G.E. show after 33 years. AIDS has not been cured, and the fight continues through APLA Health Services, despite the fact that the show has now taken its final bow in L.A.

BWW TV: Behind-the-Scenes with Valerie Perri, David Burnham and More in L.A.'S SUNSET BOULEVARD
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Jul 23, 2013

BWW TV Los Angeles correspondents Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans visit with the cast of Musical Theatre West's (MTW) much anticipated Southern California 20th Anniversary revival of Sunset Boulevard on stage now through July 28, 2013 at the 1,070-seat Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center in Long Beach, CA. The production previewed for one performance only on July 12, 2013 exactly 20 years to the day after the show's world premiere. Valerie Perri and David Burnham star, with Norman Large and Ashley Fox Linton are interviewed along with MTW Executive Director/Producer Paul Garman. The critically acclaimed revival is directed by Larry Raben with Musical Direction by David Lamoureux and Staging by John Todd. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: LES MIS Gets Political Parody with 'One Term More!'
by Stage Tube - Aug 14, 2012

Broadway and musical theatre performers Sean Smith, David Burnham, Kim Huber, Christina Saffran Ashford, Damon Kirsche, David Engel, Jennifer Shelton, Emma Ashford, Matthew Ashford, Ali B. Olmo, Johnny Pastor, Bubba Dean Rambo, William Martinez, Flora Rubenhold, Takako Gregg, Teri Yates, Mason Keane, and Paula Keane sing from their heart with the lyrics of Don DeMesquita, in a parody of One Day More from 'Les Miserables'. For more info and facts, go to www.OneTermMore.com. Check out the video below!

BWW TV: Sterling's Upstairs Opens at The Federal
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2012

Continuing its six year reign as the most popular and award-winning supper club of its kind in the greater Los Angeles area, dedicated to presenting the best of Broadway performers and nightclub artists dedicated to the Great American Songbook, Sterling's Upstairs had its Grand Opening Sunday, April 1st at The Federal Bar and Restaurant in North Hollywood's trendy NoHo Arts District. Sterling's presented Bruce Kimmel's Kritzerland production of Take Me Along: The Songs of Bob Merrill as its premiere offering. The six member cast starred musical theatre stars Julie Garnye and Juliana Hansen, Broadway's Melody Hollis and Kristofer McNeely, and musical theatre star Jeffrey Christopher Todd, with Special Guest... Broadway, film, TV, concert and recording star Lainie Kazan. Christy Crowel served as the evening's Musical Director, with Shelly Markham serving as Musical Director for Lainie Kazan. Bruce Kimmel conceived, produced and directed Take Me Along, with Adryan Russ on board as Associate Producer.

BWW TV: LA’s Next Great Stage Star 2012!
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Feb 22, 2012

Upon the conclusion of six weeks of intense competition which began January 8, nearly a thousand patrons supported 20 of Southern California's newest and most dynamic, young musical theatre performers in LA's Next Great Stage Star 2012 at Sterling's Upstairs at Vitello's in Studio City, CA.

Broadway Beat EXCLUSIVE: THE BEST IS YET TO COME, THE MUSIC OF CY COLEMAN!
by Broadway Beat - May 27, 2011

Last night, May 25, 59E59 Theaters welcomed the Rubicon Theatre in California to Americas Off Broadway with their critically acclaimed production of THE BEST IS YET TO COME: THE MUSIC OF Cy Coleman, devised and directed by David Zippel. THE BEST IS YET TO COME: THE MUSIC OF Cy Coleman began previews on Tuesday, May 18 for a limited engagement through Sunday, July 3. Broadway Beat was exclusively invited to film show highlights! Below, they bring you a look at the special presentation and also take you down the opening night red carpet!

BWW TV: An Off-Stage and On-Stage Look at LA's NEXT GREAT STAGE STAR 2011
by Robert Diamond - Feb 10, 2011

Following six weeks of fierce competition among 20 of California's finest young musical theatre performers, LA's Next Great Stage Star 2011 celebrated Judy Mora's outstanding victory at the 5th annual competition's glittering Finale on Sunday, February 6, presented by Sterling's Upstairs at Vitello's, the most critically acclaimed, award-winning supper club of its kind in greater Los Angeles. Runners up included San Francisco's Michael David (2nd place); Matthew McFarland (3rd place); Emily Goglia (4th place); and Reba Buhr (5th place). Broadway World's Dean Butler was there to capture the three and a half hour event ... off and on stage - which also included a Special Guest Star performance by musical theatre, television star and pop composer/singer Blake McIver Ewing.


David Burnham Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Burnham been in?
David Burnham has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has David Burnham been in?
David Burnham has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has David Burnham written?
David Burnham has written 1 shows including Happy 50ish (Book, Music, Lyrics).