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David Schramm

 
Date Of Death:
March 28, 2020
Bio:
American actor best known for his role as Roy Biggins in the TV series Wings. He also played a part in the TV movie “The Dreamer of Oz: The L. Frank Baum Story” in 1990, "Kennedy", “Let It Ride,” “Johnny Handsome” and “A Shock to the System.” Broadway credits include London Assurance ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Death:

Bio:
American actor best known for his role as Roy Biggins in the TV series Wings. He also played a part in the TV movie “The Dreamer of Oz: The L. Frank Baum Story” in 1990, "Kennedy", “Let It Ride,” “Johnny Handsome” and “A Shock to the System.” Broadway credits include London Assurance ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Off-Broadway Return Engagement, 2019
Marlowe
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Senator Rawkins
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2006
Sid Davis
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2004
Performer
  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2003
Jonathan Jeremiah Peachum
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1998
Colonel Holmes
  [Broadway]
1997
Max Harkaway
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Orgon
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1985
General D
  [West End]
London Production, 1985
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1983
Mr. Mister
  [Broadway]
1983
Oronte
  [Broadway]
1980
Miguelito
Mr. Scharf (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1979
Malcolm [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1977
Performer
  [Broadway]
1975
Chebutykin
  [Broadway]
1975
Kit Carson
Joe (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1975
Kent
King Edward II (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1975
Clemment Musgrove
  [Broadway]
1974
Rudge
  [Broadway]
1973
Performer
  [Broadway]
1973
Angelo
  [Broadway]
Unknown, 1973
Wat Dreary
  [Broadway]
1973
Chebutykin

Photos

Robert Picardo, Farah Alvin, Chris Dwan, Allie Trimm, Bill Nye, Alison Fraser, Raji A Photo

Robert Picardo, Farah Alvin, Chris Dwan, Allie Trimm, Bill Nye, Alison Fraser, Raji Ahsan, David Schramm,James Morgan (York Producing Artistic Director), Joe Veale, Dana Costello, Stuart Ross, Evans Haile (York Executive Director) and Jennifer Paulson-Lee

From: 
Date:
05/17/2019
Joe Veale, robert Picardo, Ray DeMattis, Farah Alvin, Allie Trimm, Chris Swan, Dana C Photo

Joe Veale, robert Picardo, Ray DeMattis, Farah Alvin, Allie Trimm, Chris Swan, Dana Costello, Alison Fraser, Raja Ahsan and David Schramm

From: 
Date:
05/17/2019
Robert Picardo, Farah Alvin, Chris Dwan, Allie Trimm, Bill Nye, Alison Fraser, Raji A Photo

Robert Picardo, Farah Alvin, Chris Dwan, Allie Trimm, Bill Nye, Alison Fraser, Raji Ahsan, David Schramm, Elisa Loti Stein, James Morgan (York Producing Artistic Director), Joe Veale, Dana Costello, Stuart Ross, Evans Haile (York Executive Director) and J

From: 
Date:
05/17/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Off-Broadway Return Engagement, 2019
Marlowe

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Senator Rawkins

  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2006
Sid Davis

  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2004
Performer

  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2003
Jonathan Jeremiah Peachum

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1998
Colonel Holmes

  [Broadway]
1997
Max Harkaway

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Orgon

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1985
General D

  [West End]
London Production, 1985
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1983
Mr. Mister

  [Broadway]
1983
Oronte

  [Broadway]
1980
Miguelito

Mr. Scharf (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1979
Malcolm [Replacement]

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1977
Performer

  [Broadway]
1975
Chebutykin

  [Broadway]
1975
Kit Carson

Joe (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1975
Kent

King Edward II (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1975
Clemment Musgrove

  [Broadway]
1974
Rudge

  [Broadway]
1973
Performer

  [Broadway]
1973
Angelo

  [Broadway]
Unknown, 1973
Wat Dreary

  [Broadway]
1973
Chebutykin

David Schramm Biography

American actor best known for his role as Roy Biggins in the TV series Wings. He also played a part in the TV movie “The Dreamer of Oz: The L. Frank Baum Story” in 1990, "Kennedy", “Let It Ride,” “Johnny Handsome” and “A Shock to the System.” Broadway credits include London Assurance (1997), Tartuffe: Born Again (1996), Rag Dolly (1985), The Cradle Will Rock (1985), The Misanthrope (1983), Goodbye Fidel (1980), Bedroom Farce (1979), The Three Sisters (1975), The Time of Your Life (1975), Edward II (1975), The Robber Bridegroom (1975), Next Time I'll Sing to You (1974), Scapin (1973), Measure for Measure (1973), The Beggar's Opera (1973), The Three Sisters (1973)




David Schramm News

Actor David Schramm Has Passed Away At Age 73 Photo Actor David Schramm Has Passed Away At Age 73
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that David Schramm has passed away. Schramm was a founding member of The Acting Company. The company's Margot Harley announced his death today. He was 73 years old.

ENTER LAUGHING Ends Run At The York Theatre Company Sunday, June 23 Photo ENTER LAUGHING Ends Run At The York Theatre Company Sunday, June 23
by Julie Musbach - Jun 21, 2019

Final Performances!  The York Theatre Company concludes the return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing: The Musical

York Theatre Co Announces Additional Extension of ENTER LAUGHING Photo York Theatre Co Announces Additional Extension of ENTER LAUGHING
by Julie Musbach - Jun 5, 2019

Due to popular demand, The York Theatre Company has announced a second extension of the return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing.

ENTER LAUGHING Extends Through June 16th Photo ENTER LAUGHING Extends Through June 16th
by Julie Musbach - May 28, 2019

The York Theatre Company announces a one-week extension of the return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing

BWW Review: Based on Carl Reiner's Classic, Hilarious ENTER LAUGHING, THE MUSICAL Ret Photo BWW Review: Based on Carl Reiner's Classic, Hilarious ENTER LAUGHING, THE MUSICAL Returns To The York
by Michael Dale - May 24, 2019

Though the 1976 musical SO LONG, 174th STREET didn't even last a fortnight on Broadway, it wouldn't be surprising to see the York Theater Company's completely delightful revised version, ENTER LAUGHING, THE MUSICAL, return the Joseph Stein/Stan Daniels effort to the main stem someday, especially if director/adaptor Stuart Ross' slam-bang mounting keeps getting a little snazzier and a little funnier every time they bring it back.

Photo Coverage: ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL Takes Opening Night Bows Photo Photo Coverage: ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL Takes Opening Night Bows
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 17, 2019

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, in association with Riki Kane Larimer and Keylight Productions, presents the return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing: The Musical with book by Joseph Stein and music and lyrics by Stan Daniels, based on the play Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein from the novel by Carl Reiner. Enter Laughing: The Musical, with direction and musical staging by York Theatre favorite Stuart Ross (York's Forever Plaid, Enter Laughing), music direction by Phil Reno (Something Rotten), and choreography by Jennifer Paulson-Lee (Enter Laughing), returns to kick off The York's year-long 50th Anniversary Celebration.

Photo Coverage: ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL Celebrates Opening Night at York Theatre  Photo Photo Coverage: ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL Celebrates Opening Night at York Theatre Company
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 17, 2019

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, in association with Riki Kane Larimer and Keylight Productions, presents the return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing: The Musical with book by Joseph Stein and music and lyrics by Stan Daniels, based on the play Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein from the novel by Carl Reiner. Enter Laughing: The Musical, with direction and musical staging by York Theatre favorite Stuart Ross (York's Forever Plaid, Enter Laughing), music direction by Phil Reno (Something Rotten), and choreography by Jennifer Paulson-Lee (Enter Laughing), returns to kick off The York's year-long 50th Anniversary Celebration.

ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL At The York Theatre Company Opens Tonight Photo ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL At The York Theatre Company Opens Tonight
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2019

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Evans Haile, Executive Director), dedicated to the development of new musicals and rediscovery of musical gems from the past, in association with Riki Kane Larimer and Keylight Productions, presents the return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing: The Musical with book by Joseph Stein and music and lyrics by Stan Daniels, based on the play Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein from the novel by Carl Reiner. Enter Laughing: The Musical, with direction and musical staging by York Theatre favorite Stuart Ross (York's Forever Plaid, Enter Laughing) , music direction by Phil Reno (Something Rotten), and choreography by Jennifer Paulson-Lee (Enter Laughing), returns to kick off The York's year-long 50th Anniversary Celebration. Performances began May 7, 2019 for a limited return engagement through Sunday, June 9, 2019 at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). Opening Night is TONIGHT, May 16, 2019 at 6:45 p.m.

Photo Flash: First Look at ENTER LAUGHING Photo Photo Flash: First Look at ENTER LAUGHING
by Julie Musbach - May 9, 2019

The York Theatre Company presents the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing: The Musical returning to kick off The York's year-long 50th Anniversary Celebration. Get a first look below!

ENTER LAUGHING At The York Theatre Company Begins Performances Tomorrow Photo ENTER LAUGHING At The York Theatre Company Begins Performances Tomorrow
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2019

The York Theatre Company presents the return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Enter Laughing: The Musical with book by Joseph Stein and music and lyrics by Stan Daniels, based on the play Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein from the novel by Carl Reiner.

David Schramm Videos

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Special Sneak - In Rehearsal with Encores! MUSIC IN THE AIR
by Eddie Varley - Jan 30, 2009

Kern and Hammerstein's Music in the Air, the second Encores! production of New York City Center's 2008-09 season,will run February 5-8. The production runs for five performances at City Center.


David Schramm Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Schramm been in?
David Schramm has appeared on Broadway in 15 shows.

How many West End shows has David Schramm been in?
David Schramm has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was David Schramm's first West End show?
David Schramm's first West End show was The Cradle Will Rock which opened in 1985