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David Engel

 
Bio:
DAVID ENGEL-Broadway credits include Putting it Together, Seussical, and the original production of La Cage aux Folles. David created the role of Smudge in the original New York production of Forever Plaid, and again in Plaid Tidings and Forever Plaid: The Movie. He recently co-starred opposite ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
DAVID ENGEL-Broadway credits include Putting it Together, Seussical, and the original production of La Cage aux Folles. David created the role of Smudge in the original New York production of Forever Plaid, and again in Plaid Tidings and Forever Plaid: The Movie. He recently co-starred opposite ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Los Angeles]
Musical Theatre West Production, 2007
Harold Nichols
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Ensemble
Wickersham Brother
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2000
Singing Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
The Observer (Standby)
The Younger Man (Standby)
  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 1999
Other Roles
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1994
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1990
Smudge
  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Smudge
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1983
Hanna

Photos

Michael Farina, Tom Plotkin, Sara Gettelfinger, Kevin Chamberlin, Natascia Diaz, Davi Photo

Michael Farina, Tom Plotkin, Sara Gettelfinger, Kevin Chamberlin, Natascia Diaz, David Madore, Janine LaManna, Cameron Bowen, Jerome Vivona , Ann Harada, Catrice Joseph, David Engel, Joyce Chittick, Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty, Eddie Korbich, Darren Lee, Justin Greer, Cathy Rigby, Anthony Blair Hall and Stuart Zagnit

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11/23/2021
Kevin Chamberlin, Justin Greer, David Engel, Tom Plotkin and Cathy Rigby Photo

Kevin Chamberlin, Justin Greer, David Engel, Tom Plotkin and Cathy Rigby

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Date:
11/23/2021
David Engel, Tom Plotkin and Justin Greer Photo

David Engel, Tom Plotkin and Justin Greer

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11/23/2021
Janine LaManna, Stephen Flaherty, David Engel, Natascia Diaz, Lynn Ahrens and Sara Ge Photo

Janine LaManna, Stephen Flaherty, David Engel, Natascia Diaz, Lynn Ahrens and Sara Gettelfinger

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11/23/2021
Deborah Grace Winer, Mark Waldrop, Linda Purl, David Engel Photo

Deborah Grace Winer, Mark Waldrop, Linda Purl, David Engel

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11/11/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Los Angeles]
Musical Theatre West Production, 2007
Harold Nichols

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Ensemble

Wickersham Brother

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2000
Singing Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
The Observer (Standby)

The Younger Man (Standby)

  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 1999
Other Roles

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1994
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1990
Smudge

  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Smudge

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1983
Hanna

David Engel Biography

DAVID ENGEL-Broadway credits include Putting it Together, Seussical, and the original production of La Cage aux Folles. David created the role of Smudge in the original New York production of Forever Plaid, and again in Plaid Tidings and Forever Plaid: The Movie. He recently co-starred opposite Leslie Caron in the two-hander Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks at California's renowned Laguna Playhouse. He has played extensively around the country and the world and has starred in various productions such as Crazy For You, Kiss Me Kate, The Full Monty, Mary Poppins, La Cage aux Folles, Singin' in the Rain, White Christmas, and The Addams Family. David was also paired romantically opposite RuPaul in the award-winning cult musical short film Zombie Prom. He is a six-time recipient of the LA Stage Alliance Ovation Award and is a proud longtime member of Actors Equity Association.
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David Engel News

VIDEO: First Look at the Long Island Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Patchogue Theater Photo VIDEO: First Look at the Long Island Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Patchogue Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2022

Superstars come and go. Cher is forever. The Gateway's Long Island premiere of THE CHER SHOW will run at Patchogue theater through September 11. Get a first look at the production here!

Full Cast Announced for Long Island Premiere of THE CHER SHOW Photo Full Cast Announced for Long Island Premiere of THE CHER SHOW
by Grace Cutler - Aug 11, 2022

Superstars come and go. Cher is forever. The Gateway will open the Long Island premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Patchogue theater on August 26 and it will run through September 11.  

Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Begins Rehearsals At The Gateway, Full Cast Announced Photo Disney's THE LITTLE MERMAID Begins Rehearsals At The Gateway, Full Cast Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 1, 2022

The Gateway starts rehearsals this week for DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID and is set to open July 15 and runs through August 7 in Bellport.

VIDEO: First Look at the Regional Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Ogunquit Playhouse Photo VIDEO: First Look at the Regional Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

The regional premiere of The Cher Show, is now running at Ogunquit Playhouse through June 25. Check out all new footage from the production here!

Sara Gettelfinger, Charissa Hogeland, and Madeline Hudelson, Will Lead Regional Premi Photo Sara Gettelfinger, Charissa Hogeland, and Madeline Hudelson, Will Lead Regional Premiere of THE CHER SHOW in Maine
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022

The Cher Show will feature Sara Gettelfinger (Ogunquit Playhouse's The Witches of Eastwick, Broadway's Dirty Rotten Scoundrels) as Star, Charissa Hogeland (“Jesus Christ Superstar: Live in Concert”) as Lady, Madeline Hudelson (Surflight Theatre's Nice Work if You Can Get It) as Babe, and more!

BWW Review: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Maltz Jupiter Theatre Photo BWW Review: DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by Richard Cameron - Apr 1, 2022

The Tony nominated musical hit DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS offers side slitting laughs to welcome back the iconic award winning theatre. This outrageous comedy is sure to deliver the laughs and levity we all need after the past two years,” said Andrew Kato, Producing Artistic Director and Chief Executive. The melodic music and clever lyrics are a gift by David Yazbek. The hysterical book is by Jeffrey Lane. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is based on the 1988 film of the same name.

THE ANDREWS BROTHERS Comes to Musical Theatre West in February
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2022

Musical Theatre West presents their first show of 2022! A USO performance from the Andrews Sisters is in jeopardy when they fail to appear shortly before curtain. Thankfully, three earnest stagehands are determined to go on with the show!

Photos: Go Inside the SEUSSICAL 21st Anniversary Reunion at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Photos: Go Inside the SEUSSICAL 21st Anniversary Reunion at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 23, 2021

As part of Live from Feinstein's/54 Below, original Broadway cast members from Seussical reunited just last night for one night only to perform the beloved musical from the legendary team of Ahrens and Flaherty about courage, acceptance, friendship and love.

Kevin Chamberlin, Ann Harada, and More Set for SEUSSICAL REUNION CONCERT Streaming To Photo Kevin Chamberlin, Ann Harada, and More Set for SEUSSICAL REUNION CONCERT Streaming Tonight
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 22, 2021

As part of Live from Feinstein's/54 Below, original Broadway cast members from Seussical are set to perform tonight, November 22 at 7pm ET. The concert will be simulcast from 54 Below on BroadwayWorld Events. Cameron Bowen, Kevin Chamberlin, Joyce Chittick, Natascia Diaz, David Engel, Sara Gettelfinger, Justin Gomlak Greer, Anthony Blair Hall, Ann Harada, Catrice Joseph, Eddie Korbich, Janine LaManna, Darren Lee, Tom Plotkin, Cathy Rigby, Jerome Vivona, and Stuart Zagnit are set to appear.

A SEUSSICAL Reunion Concert, Paulo Szot & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo A SEUSSICAL Reunion Concert, Paulo Szot & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 19, 2021

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

David Engel Videos

VIDEO: First Look at the Regional Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Ogunquit Playhouse VideoVIDEO: First Look at the Regional Premiere of THE CHER SHOW at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

The regional premiere of The Cher Show, is now running at Ogunquit Playhouse through June 25. Check out all new footage from the production here!

VIDEO: FOREVER PLAID Alumni Sing 'Never Met a Man I Didn't Like' in the Valley Villag VideoVIDEO: FOREVER PLAID Alumni Sing 'Never Met a Man I Didn't Like' in the Valley Villagers Virtual Choir
by Stage Tube - Feb 27, 2021

The Valley Villagers Virtual Choir, headed up by musical director Jeff Rizzo and producer/director Eric Andrist, have gathered together 70+ performers for their latest virtual choir video.

VIDEO: First Look at ELF THE MUSICAL at Tuacahn Center for the Arts VideoVIDEO: First Look at ELF THE MUSICAL at Tuacahn Center for the Arts
by Stage Tube - Dec 10, 2019

Matt Owen, Jillian Gottlieb and Jim J. Bullock celebrate Christmas at Tuacahn Center for the Arts in the a?oesparkle-jollya?? production of Elf the Musical, which began performances on November 30th.

STAGE TUBE: Disney's Olivia Holt Talks SLEEPING BEAUTY AND HER WINTER KNIGHT in LA
by Stage Tube - Dec 8, 2014

Disney Channel star Olivia Holt (I Didn't Do It) is coming to Pasadena Playhouse this holiday season in SLEEPING BEAUTY AND HER WINTER KNIGHT. The actress recently stopped by 'Good Day LA' to discuss playing 'Aurora' onstage. Watch the interview below!

STAGE TUBE: THE ADDAMS FAMILY Spoofs Lorde's 'Royals' at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Oct 31, 2014

THE ADDAMS FAMILY just ened its run at Ogunquit Playhouse, but the cast wants to wish everyone a Happy Halloween with a video parody of Lorde's 'Royals'. Watch below!

STAGE TUBE: Gateway Playhouse Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by Sally Henry Fuller - Aug 30, 2014

The Gateway Playhouse (215 South Country Rd, Bellport, NY 11713) presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY August 27-September 13. Starring Rachel de Benedet, David Engel, and more, THE ADDAMS FAMILY has music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, book by Rick Elice and Marshall Brickman, with direction/choreography by Keith Andrews.

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of 30th Anniversary of S.T.A.G.E. - Betty Buckley, Helen Reddy, Jason Gould, Shirley Jones & More!
by Michael Sterling & Jordan Santacana - May 27, 2014

Over two dozen stars of film, stage and television were given a standing ovation by a sold out crowd for the 30th Anniversary of S.T.A.G.E. at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, CA Saturday, May 10, 2014. And, on hand to get up close and personal with the stars, were BWW TV's longtime Los Angeles Correspondent and Co-Producer Michael Sterling with Videographer/Co-Producer, Jordan Santacana. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: ONE NIGHT ONLY Cast Sings 'Hello, Dolly!' with Carol Channing at the McCallum
by Stage Tube - Apr 26, 2013

Michael Childers' ONE NGHT ONLY performed on April 24 at the McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts, with special guest Carol Channing. Watch the cast sing 'Hello, Dolly!' 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: LA'S NEXT GREAT STAGE STAR 2010 Competition Finale
by Robert Diamond - Jan 8, 2010

Upon the conclusion of the January 3rd Finale of six, unprecedented sold-out days of competition among 18 contestants at Sterling's Upstairs at Vitello's in Studio City, CA, the spectacular, collective performances of Janet Krupin earned her the coveted title of LA's Next Great Stage Star 2010.


David Engel Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Engel been in?
David Engel has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

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