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Denis Jones

 
Bio:
Jones' recent credits include Holiday Inn (Tony Award nomination); Honeymoon in Vegas (Broadway); Forum (Two River/ Williamstown Theatre Festival); Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical (Dallas Theater Center); The Tempest (New York Shakespeare Festival); and Paint Your Wagon (NY City Center Encores!). (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jones' recent credits include Holiday Inn (Tony Award nomination); Honeymoon in Vegas (Broadway); Forum (Two River/ Williamstown Theatre Festival); Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical (Dallas Theater Center); The Tempest (New York Shakespeare Festival); and Paint Your Wagon (NY City Center Encores!). (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Performer (Swing)
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2003
Performer
  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Buddy "Keno" Walsh
Ethan Girard (Understudy)
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2000
Buddy "Keno" Walsh
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2000
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 1999
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Soldier
Soldier/Justice
Belle's Boys/Chain Gang
Justice
Belle's Boy
Chain Gang
Lucky (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1998
Dancer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Aaron [Replacement]
Judge [Replacement]
Doctor [Replacement]
Fred Casely (Understudy) [Replacement]
Amos Hart (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Ensemble
Ensemble/Other Roles
Straight A
Sonny Latierri (Understudy)

Productions

 
[Washington, DC (Regional), 2020] Cancelled
Choreographer
 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Choreographer [Replacement]
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2019]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Regional (US), 2019]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Choreographer
 
[Chicago, 2018]
Choreographer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2018] [Replacement]
Director[Replacement]
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Choreographer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2017]
Choreographer
 
[Arlington, VA (Regional), 2017]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017] Cancelled
Choreographer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2017]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Broadway, 2016]
Choreographer
 
[Regional (US), 2015]
Choreographer
 
[St. Louis, MO (Regional), 2015]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Choreography
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Choreographer
 
[East Haddam, CT (Regional), 2014]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Choreography
Direction
 
[Off-Broadway, 2013]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2012]
Choreographer
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Associate Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Choreographer
 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 2006]
Musical Staging
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Choreographer
 
[New York, 2005]
Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Associate Choreographer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Dance Captain
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Dance Captain
 
[Broadway, 1996] [Replacement]
Dance Captain[Replacement]

Denis Jones Biography

Jones' recent credits include Holiday Inn (Tony Award nomination); Honeymoon in Vegas (Broadway); Forum (Two River/ Williamstown Theatre Festival); Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical (Dallas Theater Center); The Tempest (New York Shakespeare Festival); and Paint Your Wagon (NY City Center Encores!).

Denis Jones Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Choreography
Denis Jones, Tootsie
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Choreographer
Denis Jones, Tootsie
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Choreography
Denis Jones, Tootsie
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Choreography
Denis Jones, Holiday Inn
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Choreographer
Denis Jones, Holiday Inn
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Choreography
Denis Jones, Holiday Inn

Denis Jones News

Marcia Milgrom Dodge, John Tartaglia, Lili-Anne Brown & More Join The Muny's 2023 Sea Photo Marcia Milgrom Dodge, John Tartaglia, Lili-Anne Brown & More Join The Muny's 2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 31, 2023

The Muny announced has announced the directors, choreographers and music director/conductors for The Muny’s 2023 Premier Season. See details about The Muny's season, and see how to purchase tickets.

TOOTSIE Will Play Washington Pavillion in February Photo TOOTSIE Will Play Washington Pavillion in February
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 21, 2023

TOOTSIE, the hilarious Tony Award-winning musical, is coming to the Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion for three performances February 3‚Äď4, 2023.

TOOTSIE Will Play The Bushnell Next Month Photo TOOTSIE Will Play The Bushnell Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2023

TOOTSIE, the hilarious Tony Award-winning musical, is coming to The Bushnell for a limited eight performance engagement from February 21 through 26, 2023. Tickets are on sale now.

TOOTSIE Presented By Broadway Dallas; Tickets On Sale Now Photo TOOTSIE Presented By Broadway Dallas; Tickets On Sale Now
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 9, 2022

Broadway Dallas and Broadway Across America has announced that Tootsie, the hilarious Tony Award-winning musical, is coming to Dallas for a limited two-week engagement from April 18‚Äď30, 2023 at the Winspear Opera House as part of the Germania Insurance Broadway Series presented by Broadway Dallas. Tickets are on sale now.

Review: TOOTSIE at Capital One Hall Photo Review: TOOTSIE at Capital One Hall
by Mary Lincer - Nov 26, 2022

What did our critic think of TOOTSIE at Capital One Hall?

Tickets For TOOTSIE in Cincinnati Are Now On Sale Photo Tickets For TOOTSIE in Cincinnati Are Now On Sale
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2022

Broadway in Cincinnati announced that the individual tickets for TOOTSIE are on sale now, as part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Cincinnati series presented by TriHealth. The hilarious Tony Award-winning musical is coming to the Aronoff Center for a limited two-week engagement from March 7 to 19.

TOOTSIE Comes to the Stranahan Theater Next Month Photo TOOTSIE Comes to the Stranahan Theater Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2022

The American Theatre Guild will present the hilarious hit musical, TOOTSIE. This production is a part of the BROADWAY IN TOLEDO SERIES and will take the Stranahan Theater stage December 1‚Äď4, 2022.

TOOTSIE is Coming to Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall in April 2023 Photo TOOTSIE is Coming to Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall in April 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 7, 2022

TOOTSIE, the hilarious Tony Award-winning musical, is coming to Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall at FSW for a limited one-week engagement from April 4 to April 9, 2023.

Broadway In Akron Presents The Tony Award-Winning Musical TOOTSIE Photo Broadway In Akron Presents The Tony Award-Winning Musical TOOTSIE
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2022

TOOTSIE, the hilarious Tony Award-winning musical, is coming to Akron for a limited two-performance engagement at E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall on the University of Akron campus November 29-30 as part of the Broadway in Akron series.

State Theatre New Jersey Presents TOOTSIE Next Month Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents TOOTSIE Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

The newly renovated State Theatre New Jersey presents the hilarious Tony Award-winning musical, Tootsie, for four performances on Friday, November 4 at 8pm; Saturday, November 5 at 2pm and 8pm; and Sunday, November 6 at 2pm. Tickets range from $40-$98. 

Denis Jones Videos

VIDEO: Talented Teens From Across the U.S. Prepare for The Jimmy Awards! Videoplay
VIDEO: Talented Teens From Across the U.S. Prepare for The Jimmy Awards!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2022

Go inside rehearsal for the 2022 Jimmy Awards! Student performers have been chosen for the national program from 46 regional high school musical theatre awards ceremonies presented by Broadway League-member performance arts centers. Watch a video from inside rehearsals!

PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At TOOTSIE On Tour Videoplay
PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At TOOTSIE On Tour

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 28, 2021

Get a first look at the non-equity national tour of Tootsie in all new photos and videos! The cast includes Drew Becker as Michael Dorsey, Ashley Alexandra as Julie Nichols, Payton Reilly as Sandy Lester, Lukas James Miller as Max Von Horn, Jared David Michael Grant as Jeff Slater, Kathy Halenda as Rita Marshall, Steve Brustien as Stan Fields, and Adam du Plessis as Ron Carlisle.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHICAGO at The Muny Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHICAGO at The Muny

by Alan Henry - Aug 31, 2021

The Muny is transporting audiences to the roaring 20s with Kander and Ebb's Chicago, the fifth and final show of the theatre's 103rd season, running Aug. 30 - Sept. 5. Get a first look at the show!

VIDEO: Cast and Creatives of Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE Reunite For SIGNATURE  Videoplay
VIDEO: Cast and Creatives of Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE Reunite For SIGNATURE STRONG LIVE!

by Stage Tube - May 6, 2020

It was a Chorus Line reunion on the most recent episode of Signature Strong Live!

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Get a First Look at Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE Videoplay
PHOTOS/VIDEO: Get a First Look at Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has your first look at Signature Theatre's A Chorus Line! Check out the photos and video!

VIDEO: Preview Denis Jones' New Choreography for Signature's A CHORUS LINE Videoplay
VIDEO: Preview Denis Jones' New Choreography for Signature's A CHORUS LINE

by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2019

Signature Theatre¬†stages A Chorus Line¬†with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by¬†Edward Kleban¬†and book by¬†James Kirkwood Jr. & Nicholas Dante.¬†A Chorus Line¬†will run from October 29, 2019 a?" January 5, 2020 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre and will be directed by¬†Signature Theatre Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner¬†(Signature's¬†Passion, Billy Elliot) and choreographed by Tony Award¬ģ nominee¬†Denis Jones¬†(Broadway's¬†Tootsie, Signature's¬†Crazy for You).

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For Signature Theatre's A CHORUS LINE

by Alan Henry - Oct 18, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Signature Theatre's rehearsals for A Chorus Line with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and book by James Kirkwood Jr. & Nicholas Dante. A Chorus Line will run from October 29, 2019 - January 5, 2020 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre and will be directed by Signature Theatre Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Passion, Billy Elliot) and choreographed by Tony Award nominee Denis Jones (Broadway's Tootsie, Signature's Crazy for You).

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's CHASING RAINBOWS Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's CHASING RAINBOWS

by Alan Henry - Oct 3, 2019

Don your ruby slippers and grab Toto as you take a peek inside Paper Mill Playhouse's New Jersey premiere of Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz, featuring a book by Marc Acito, musical adaptation & additional music by David Libby and conceived by and additional lyrics by Tina Marie Casamento.

VIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ at Paper Mil Videoplay
VIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ at Paper Mill Playhouse

by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2019

Performances are underway for Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz at Paper Mill Playhouse! News12 New Jersey recently gave us a first look at footage from the production! Additionally, they sat down with some of the cast and creatives to talk about the show.

BWW TV: The Cast Of CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ Meets The Press! Videoplay
BWW TV: The Cast Of CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ Meets The Press!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 13, 2019

The company just met the press and BWW correspondent Richard Ridge is taking you inside the big day below!


Denis Jones Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Denis Jones been in?
Denis Jones has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Denis Jones been in?
Denis Jones has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Denis Jones been nominated for?
Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Tootsie , Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tootsie , Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Tootsie , Outstanding Choreography (Drama Desk Awards) for Holiday Inn Outstanding Choreographer (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Holiday Inn and Best Choreography (Tony Awards) for Holiday Inn .