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Drew McVety

 
Bio:
Broadway: Bandstand (Jacobs), The Front Page (Broadhurst), The Last Ship (Neil Simon), Cyrano De Bergerac (Roundabout), Billy Elliot (Imperial), Sunday in the Park with George (Roundabout), Spamalot (Shubert), Frozen (MCC Circle in the Square), Big River (Roundabout, Special Tony Award), Titanic ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Bandstand (Jacobs), The Front Page (Broadhurst), The Last Ship (Neil Simon), Cyrano De Bergerac (Roundabout), Billy Elliot (Imperial), Sunday in the Park with George (Roundabout), Spamalot (Shubert), Frozen (MCC Circle in the Square), Big River (Roundabout, Special Tony Award), Titanic ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Return Production, 2022
Sherlock Holmes
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2021
Sherlock Holmes
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
World Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2018
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Sailor
  [Off-Broadway]
59E59 Original Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Production, 2012
Man #2
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble [Replacement]
Posh Dad [Replacement]
Scab [Replacement]
Dad (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2008
Louis
Billy Webster
Bather
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2006
Andre
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Sir Robin (Standby) [Replacement]
King Arthur (Standby) [Replacement]
Sir Bedevere (Standby) [Replacement]
Sir Lancelot (Standby) [Replacement]
Sir Dennis Galahad (Standby) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Doctor Caius
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2004
Doctor Caius
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2004
Guard (Understudy)
Ralph (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2003
Ensemble
Voice of Harvey Wilkes
Voice of Hank
Voice of Dick Simon
Second Man
Mark Twain (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Ray
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Matthew et al.
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
3rd Class Passenger [Replacement]
J. H. Rogers [Replacement]
4th Officer Joseph Boxhall [Replacement]
Bandsman Taylor [Replacement]
Performer (Swing)
2nd Officer Charles Lightoller (Understudy) [Replacement]
4th Officer Joseph Boxhall (Understudy)
Charles Clarke (Understudy) [Replacement]
Frederick Barrett (Understudy)
Quartermaster Robert Hichens (Understudy)
Harold Bride (Understudy)
Jim Farrell (Understudy)
J. H. Rogers (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Performer (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Performer (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1989
Mark
Ray
Chris Boxer
TV Attendant
Waiter
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Chris/Mark/TV Attendant/Waiter/Ray
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1999
Ernst Ludwig [Replacement]

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2021]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1998]
Composer
 
[Broadway, 1997] [Replacement]
On-Stage Trio[Replacement]

Drew McVety Biography

Broadway: Bandstand (Jacobs), The Front Page (Broadhurst), The Last Ship (Neil Simon), Cyrano De Bergerac (Roundabout), Billy Elliot (Imperial), Sunday in the Park with George (Roundabout), Spamalot (Shubert), Frozen (MCC Circle in the Square), Big River (Roundabout, Special Tony Award), Titanic (Lunt Fontaine, Original Cast), The Heidi Chronicles (Plymouth, Original Cast). First national tour: Cabaret, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Off-Broadway: Songbird (59 East 59), Charles Ives Take Me Home (Rattlestick), Lone Star Love (Houseman), Corpus Christi (MTC Drama Desk nomination), This Lime Tree Bower (American premiere, Primary Stages), The Substance of Fire (LCT) Twelfth Night, A Doll's House (Public Theater/Acting Company). Regional: The Sting (Papermill), Songbird (Two River), Caucasian Chalk Circle (Yale Rep), Mary Poppins (TUTS), Civil War Christmas, Fathers and Sons, (Long Wharf), Scapin (Portland Stage), Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Pittsburgh Public) . Television: Madame Secretary, The Good Wife, Black Box, Blue Bloods, Royal Pains, Unforgettable, Law & Order, Law & Order: SVU, Law & Order: CI, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, All the soaps. Film: The Strange Case of Wilheim Reich, Henry's Crime





Drew McVety News

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of A SHERLOCK CAROL at New World Stages Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of A SHERLOCK CAROL at New World Stages
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2022

See photos from opening night of A SHERLOCK CAROL at New World Stages, now in a limited holiday engagement through January 1, 2023.

Photos: First Look at A SHERLOCK CAROL at New World Stages Photo Photos: First Look at A SHERLOCK CAROL at New World Stages
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

A Sherlock Carol, written and directed by Mark Shanahan, opens tonight, Monday, November 28, 2022, at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) in its return six-week limited holiday engagement. Check out all new photos here!

A SHERLOCK CAROL Launches Lottery and Rush Tickets Photo A SHERLOCK CAROL Launches Lottery and Rush Tickets
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2022

Previews begin tonight, Monday, November 21, 2022, for A Sherlock Carol written and directed by Mark Shanahan (The Dingdong, A Merry Little Christmas Carol; NPR’s Ghost Light Series).  The show is playing a six-week limited holiday engagement at New World Stages.

New World Stages Announces A SHERLOCK CAROL Holiday Engagement Photo New World Stages Announces A SHERLOCK CAROL Holiday Engagement
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 11, 2022

A Sherlock Carol, a holiday production by Mark Shanahan, returns to New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) for a six-week limited holiday engagement. Previews begin Monday, November 21, 2022, with opening night on Monday, November 28, 2022, and the final performance on Sunday, January 1, 2023. 

Drew McVety & Allen Gilmore to Star in A SHERLOCK CAROL Return Engagement at New Worl Photo Drew McVety & Allen Gilmore to Star in A SHERLOCK CAROL Return Engagement at New World Stages
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

A Sherlock Carol, written and directed by Mark Shanahan, will return this holiday season at New World Stages for a six-week limited engagement. Broadway favorite Drew McVety (Billy Elliot, Spamalot) returns as the titular sleuth, with Allen Gilmore (The School for Scandal, Yale Rep’s Choir Boy) joining the company as Scrooge.

Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE Photo Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Running July 1 through 16 at The Colonial Theatre, the audience will be transported to a bustling Irish pub with a stage full of incredibly talented actors singing and playing their own instruments. 

Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshir Photo Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshire Theatre Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Berkshire Theatre Group and Kate Maguire have announced casting for shows in BTG’s Early Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and recipient of an NEA Grants for Arts Projects Award and more.

Westport Country Playhouse Presents Reading Of THE SCREAM Photo Westport Country Playhouse Presents Reading Of THE SCREAM
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2022

Westport Country Playhouse will present a Script in Hand playreading of ‚ÄúThe Scream: A Musical Comedy Fantasy,‚ÄĚ on Monday, June 13, at 7 p.m. The live performance will be captured on film for on-demand streaming, from Thursday, June 16 through Sunday, June 19. Script in Hand playreadings offer intimate storytelling as professional actors bring the words to life without sets or costumes.

A SHERLOCK CAROL to Return for 2022 Holiday Season Photo A SHERLOCK CAROL to Return for 2022 Holiday Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 21, 2021

A Sherlock Carol has announced plans to return for the 2022 holiday season.  Written and directed by Mark Shanahan (NPR’s Ghost Light Series), the show is currently playing an eight-week limited holiday engagement at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street), and has two weeks of performances left, with a final performance on Sunday, January 2, 2022.

VIDEO: Go Inside A SHERLOCK CAROL, Opening Tonight! Photo VIDEO: Go Inside A SHERLOCK CAROL, Opening Tonight!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2021

dYou can now see video of A Sherlock Carol, a new holiday play, written and directed by Mark Shanahan (NPR's Ghost Light Series), and opening tonight, Monday, November 22, 2021 for a limited holiday engagement at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). The final performance is Sunday, January 2, 2022.

Drew McVety Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside A SHERLOCK CAROL, Opening Tonight! Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside A SHERLOCK CAROL, Opening Tonight!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2021

dYou can now see video of A Sherlock Carol, a new holiday play, written and directed by Mark Shanahan (NPR's Ghost Light Series), and opening tonight, Monday, November 22, 2021 for a limited holiday engagement at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). The final performance is Sunday, January 2, 2022.

VIDEO: Go Inside BILLY ELLIOT in Atlanta Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside BILLY ELLIOT in Atlanta

by Stage Tube - May 3, 2019

City Springs Theatre, Atlanta's newest professional theatre company, presents Broadway's Drew McVety, Pamela Gold, and Sarah Charles Lewis in the international smash-hit 'Billy Elliot The Musical,'featuring the incredible talents of 13-year-old Liam Redford as Billy. Winner of 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical, 'Billy Elliot The Musical' plays the Byers Theatre at TheSandy Springs Performing Arts Center(1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs) May 3 - 12, 2019. Tickets are $30-$62, with discounts for seniors, students, groups, and active and retired military personnel. Visit www.CitySpringsTheatre.comor call 404-477-4365 for more information. 'Billy Elliot The Musical' contains adult themes and language and may not be appropriate for all audience members.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's THE STING Starring Harry Connick, Jr Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paper Mill's THE STING Starring Harry Connick, Jr

by Alan Henry - Apr 5, 2018

Paper Mill Playhouse is diving into the world of high stakes cons with the world premiere production of the new musical The Sting. Check out the video below for a first look at the cast in action!

VIDEO: On This Day, February 21- Menier Chocolate Factory's Production of SUNDAY IN T Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, February 21- Menier Chocolate Factory's Production of SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Lands on Broadway

by A.A. Cristi - Feb 21, 2018

On this day in 2008, the Menier Chocolate Factory's production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, Sunday in the Park with George opened on Broadway.

Steve Kazee, Patrick Page & Cady Huffman Lead Reading of THE STING Musical Videoplay
Steve Kazee, Patrick Page & Cady Huffman Lead Reading of THE STING Musical

by Nicole Rosky - Aug 14, 2017

An industry reading is underway for a new musical adaptation of The Sting!

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Lazar Performs Cut Song from Sting's THE LAST SHIP at 54 Below
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2015

The original cast and band of Sting's musical The Last Ship reunited on the 54 Below stage earlier this week to celebrate their run with an eclectic evening themed around seafaring songs. Below, check out Aaron Lazar's performance of a cut song from the musical, titled 'You Love Her But She Loves Someone Else'!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Sting's New Musical THE LAST SHIP, Starring Michael Esper & Rachel Tucker; Opens Tonight in Chicago!
by Stage Tube - Jun 25, 2014

The Pre-Broadway World Premiere of The Last Ship, the new musical with music and lyrics by 16-time Grammy Award winner Sting, and book by Tony winner John Logan and Pulitzer Prize-winner Brian Yorkey, opens tonight at the Bank of America Theatre (18 W Monroe) and plays through July 13, 2014. The Last Ship is directed by Tony winner Joe Mantello and has choreography by Olivier Award winner and Tony nominee Steven Hoggett. The Last Ship will begin previews on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 W. 52 St.) on September 29 prior to opening night on October 26, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Douglas Hodge, Clemence Poesy & Patrick Page in CYRANO DE BERGERAC- Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 9, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) presents Tony¬ģ Award winner Douglas Hodge as "Cyrano" in a new Broadway production of Cyrano de Bergerac. Clemence Poesy makes her Broadway debut as "Roxane" and Broadway veteran Patrick Page plays "Comte De Guiche". BroadwayWorld brings you just-released highlights from the show below!

BWW TV Exclusive: An Intimate Chat With 'Sunday In The Park' Director Sam Buntrock
by Craig Brockman - Jun 10, 2008

Making his Broadway debut and nominated for a Tony Award, director Sam Buntrock sat down with BroadwayWorld.com for this exclusive interview to discuss his past, bringing his innovative 'Sunday in the Park with George' to the stage and more. Click now to watch!


Drew McVety Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Drew McVety been in?
Drew McVety has appeared on Broadway in 11 shows.

How many West End shows has Drew McVety been in?
Drew McVety has not appeared in the West End

What is Drew McVety next theatre project?
Drew McVety's next show will be A Sherlock Carol which opens on 11/28/2022 on Off-Broadway.


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