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Doug Eskew

 

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
US Premiere, 2018
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Off-Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble
Preacher
Ol' Mister (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2004
Tiny Joe Dixon
Mr. Morgan
Ensemble
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2002
Jaguar Senior/Dregster Dupree [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1992
Big Moe
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1990
Ensemble

Photos

Eric Jon Mahlum, Blake Hammond, Tony and Emmy Winner Hal Linden, Mark Jacoby, and Dou Photo

Eric Jon Mahlum, Blake Hammond, Tony and Emmy Winner Hal Linden, Mark Jacoby, and Doug Eskew in Grumpy Old Men, The Musical at the Ogunquit Playhouse, 2018. Photo by Gary Ng.

From: 
Date:
08/16/2018
Leslie Stevens, Doug Eskew, Ed Dixon, Tony and Emmy winner Hal Linden, and Mark Jacob Photo

Leslie Stevens, Doug Eskew, Ed Dixon, Tony and Emmy winner Hal Linden, and Mark Jacoby in Grumpy Old Men the Musical at the Ogunquit Playhouse. Photo by Julia Russell.

From: 
Date:
08/16/2018
Debra Walton, Doug Eskew, Tina Fabrique, Jelani Alladin, Raun Ruffin, Darilyn Castill Photo

Debra Walton, Doug Eskew, Tina Fabrique, Jelani Alladin, Raun Ruffin, Darilyn Castillo and Devin L. Roberts

From: 
Date:
02/29/2016
Debra Walton, Doug Eskew, Tina Fabrique, Jelani Alladin, Raun Ruffin, Darilyn Castill Photo

Debra Walton, Doug Eskew, Tina Fabrique, Jelani Alladin, Raun Ruffin, Darilyn Castillo and Devin L. Roberts

From: 
Date:
02/29/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
US Premiere, 2018
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Off-Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble

Preacher

Ol' Mister (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2004
Tiny Joe Dixon

Mr. Morgan

Ensemble

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2002
Jaguar Senior/Dregster Dupree [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1992
Big Moe

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1990
Ensemble


Doug Eskew Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Doug EskewAin't Misbehavin', The Fats Waller Musical Show
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Resident Musical
Doug EskewThunder Knocking on the Door

Doug Eskew News

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 29 - Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIG Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 29 - Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS Book, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2021

This week's list includes Lin-Manuel Miranda's new book In the Heights: Finding Home, the Original London Cast recording of Amelie, a DVD/Blu-ray of the original London cast of An American in Paris, and more!

The York Theatre Company Reunites The Cast and Creative Team of DON'T BOTHER ME, I CA Photo The York Theatre Company Reunites The Cast and Creative Team of DON'T BOTHER ME, I CAN'T COPE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 12, 2020

The York Theatre Company will reunite the cast and creative team of the 2016 Musicals in Mufti production of the 1971 hit Broad-way revue Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, a musical entertainment by Micki Grant, conceived by Vinnette Carroll, for a Virtual Company Reunion as part of the live weekly streaming panel series 'Show! (and Tell)'.

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At Sally Struthers In GRUMPY OLD MEN At Ogunquit Playho Photo Photo Flash: Get A First Look At Sally Struthers In GRUMPY OLD MEN At Ogunquit Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Aug 16, 2018

Fasten your seat belt, it's going to be a grumpy ride! The Ogunquit Playhouse is proud to produce the U.S. premiere of the new musical-comedy, Grumpy Old Men the Musical on stage through September 1 - just in time to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the hit film that starred Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Ann-Margret. This hilarious new show was penned by Dan Remmes, with music by Neil Berg and lyrics by Nick Meglin. Director for the Ogunquit production of Grumpy Old Men the Musical is Matt Lenz.

BWW Review: GRUMPY OLD MEN at OGUNQUIT PLAYHOUSE Photo BWW Review: GRUMPY OLD MEN at OGUNQUIT PLAYHOUSE
by Dan Marois - Aug 13, 2018

Based on a film starring Jack Lemmon, Walther Matthau and Ann-Margret that hit movie theaters 25 years ago, Grumpy Old Men the Musical is currently playing at the Ogunquit Playhouse in what is touted as the US premiere of the production.

Sally Struthers, Hal Linden, Ed Dixon & Mark Jacoby Star in Ogunquit Playhouse's GRUM Photo Sally Struthers, Hal Linden, Ed Dixon & Mark Jacoby Star in Ogunquit Playhouse's GRUMPY OLD MEN
by Julie Musbach - Jul 25, 2018

Fasten your seat belt, it's going to be a grumpy ride! The Ogunquit Playhouse is proud to produce the U.S. premiere of the new musical-comedy, Grumpy Old Men the Musical on stage from August 8 to September 1 - just in time to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the hit film that starred Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Ann-Margret. This hilarious new show was penned by Dan Remmes, with music by Neil Berg and lyrics by Nick Meglin. Director for the Ogunquit production of Grumpy Old Men the Musical is Matt Lenz.

Connecticut Premiere of TRAV'LIN Opens this Weekend
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2017

The Connecticut premiere of Trav'lin - The 1930s Harlem Musical opens this weekend at Waterbury's Seven Angels Theatre, following productions at Houston's Ensemble Theatre and Fort Worth's Jubilee Theatre, and development in Washington, D.C. and New York City, including a sold-out run at the New York Musical Festival (NYMF).  Performances being Thursday, May 11, Official Opening is Saturday, May 13, and the show runs through Sunday, June 11, 2017.

TRAV'LIN Musical to Make Connecticut Debut at Seven Angels Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Following productions at Houston's Ensemble Theatre and Fort Worth's Jubilee Theatre, and development in New York City and Washington, D.C., including a sold-out run at the New York Musical Festival (NYMF), Trav'lin - The 1930s Harlem Musical receives its Connecticut Premiere at Waterbury's Seven Angels Theatre, beginning Thursday, May 11, 2017. Opening Night is Saturday, May 13, and the show runs through Sunday, June 11, 2017.

Photo Flash: Amas Musical Theatre Celebrates Aherns and Flaherty at 2017 Gala
by Julie Musbach - Apr 8, 2017

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer), New York City's award-winning pioneer in diversity and multi-ethnic casting in the performing arts since 1968, recently held the company's 48th Anniversary Gala Benefit honoring the Tony Award-winning composing team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty on Monday, April 3, 2017 at the Baruch Performing Arts Center

Photo Flash: Maurice Hines and Original Broadway Cast Visit York's DON'T BOTHER ME, I CAN'T COPE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2016

The cast of The York Theatre Company Musicals in Mufti presentation of DON'T BOTHER ME, I CAN'T COPE welcomed the great Maurice Hines, as well as original Broadway company members Ben Harney, Maria Thomas and George Faison, to performances over the weekend. The show played its performance on March 6 at The York Theatre at Saint Peter's. Scroll down for photos of Hines and company with the cast!

Photo Flash: Andre De Shields & Hope Clarke Attend DON'T BOTHER ME, I CAN'T COPE at York Theatre Company
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 4, 2016

The legendary Andre de Shields stopped by to visit the cast of Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, now in performance through Sunday, March 6 at The York Theatre Company.  He was joined by original Broadway cast member Hope Clarke, with guestsKecia Lewis and Natasha Yvette Williams.


Doug Eskew Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Doug Eskew been in?
Doug Eskew has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Doug Eskew been in?
Doug Eskew has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Doug Eskew been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Ain't Misbehavin', The Fats Waller Musical Show and Outstanding Supporting Performer, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Thunder Knocking on the Door .