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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 Photos


New York Return Production, 2022
Sherlock Holmes

Original Off-Broadway Production, 2021
Sherlock Holmes

[Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
World Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2018

Original Broadway Production, 2017

Broadway Revival Production, 2016

59E59 Original Off-Broadway Production, 2015

Original Broadway Production, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Production, 2012
Man #2

Original Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble [Replacement]

Posh Dad [Replacement]

Scab [Replacement]

Dad (Understudy) [Replacement]

Roundabout Revival, 2008

Billy Webster


[US Tour]
National Tour, 2006

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]

Doctor Caius

Original Off-Broadway Production, 2004
Doctor Caius

Broadway Transfer, 2004
Guard (Understudy)

Ralph (Understudy)

Roundabout Revival, 2003

Voice of Harvey Wilkes

Voice of Hank

Voice of Dick Simon

Second Man

Mark Twain (Understudy)


Matthew et al.

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)

Performer (Understudy)

Performer (Understudy)



Chris Boxer

TV Attendant


Chris/Mark/TV Attendant/Waiter/Ray

[US Tour]
National Tour, 1999
Ernst Ludwig [Replacement]

Drew McVety Productions

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

Drew McVety Videos

Drew McVety News

Review: A SHERLOCK CAROL at Westport Country Playhouse

Mark Shanahan comblines a crowd pleasing show with sophistication that will delight people of all ages.

Photos: First Look At A SHERLOCK CAROL At Westport Country Playhouse

Westport Country Playhouse’s production of “A Sherlock Carol,” a family-friendly holiday show, is running from Tuesday, December 19 through Saturday, December 23. See photos of the production!

Cast Announced For Westport Country Playhouse's Family-Friendly Holiday Show, A SHERLOCK CAROL, December 19 �" 23

Get ready for a family-friendly holiday show at Westport Country Playhouse! Check out the cast announcement for 'A Sherlock Carol' running from December 19-23.

White Heron Theatre Company Opens BLITHE SPIRIT July 10

White Heron Theatre Company of Nantucket will open it's first production of the 2023 summer season, Blithe Spirit, by Noël Coward (Present Laughter, Private Lives) and directed by Skip Greer. Greer returns to Nantucket after directing 2017's Outside Mullingar for White Heron.

CALL FOSSE AT THE MINSKOFF & More Set for White Heron Theatre Company 2023 Season

White Heron Theatre Company has announced its 2023 summer season of professional theatre performances on Nantucket.

SHANGHAI SONATAS to Premiere at The Wallis in March

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, in collaboration with the University of Delaware Master Players Concert Series, will present the World Premiere of SHANGHAI SONATAS: A NEW MUSICAL IN CONCERT, from Thursday, March 16 to Saturday, March 18, 2023, in The Wallis' Bram Goldsmith Theater.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of A SHERLOCK CAROL at New World Stages

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

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

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

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 World Stages

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

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 Berkshire Theatre Group

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

Westport Country Playhouse will present a Script in Hand playreading of “The Scream: A Musical Comedy Fantasy,” 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

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!

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.

Photos: Drew McVety, Thom Sesma & More Star in A SHERLOCK CAROL

You can now see production photos and 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. 

A SHERLOCK CAROL Begins Previews Tonight at New World Stages, Rush Ticket Policy Announced

Previews begin tonight, Thursday, November 11, 2021, for A Sherlock Carol written and directed by Mark Shanahan (The Dingdong, A Merry Little Christmas Carol; NPR’s Ghost Light Series). 

A SHERLOCK CAROL Announces Creative Team

A Sherlock Carol, a new holiday play, has announced the show’s creative team featuring scenic design by Tony Award nominee Anna Louizos (School of Rock, In the Heights), costume design by Tony Award winner Linda Cho (Take Me Out, Anastasia), lighting design by Obie Award-winner Rui Rita (Skeleton Crew, Velocity of Autumn), and more.

Drew McVety, Thom Sesma and More to Star in A SHERLOCK CAROL

A Sherlock Carol, a new holiday play, will star Broadway favorites Drew McVety (Billy Elliot, Spamalot) as Sherlock Holmes and Thom Sesma (Sweeney Todd, Pacific Overtures) as Ebenezer Scrooge, and more.


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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