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Eric Peterson

 
Bio:
Broadway: Escape to Margaritaville, School of Rock (Dewey Finn), Shrek: The Musical (Shrek Standby), Peter & The Starcatcher (Ted) 1st National Tours: Shrek: The Musical (Shrek), 25th Annual...Spelling Bee (Barfee). Television: "Kirstie" (series regular), "Big Bang Theory," "Modern Family," "NCIS," ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Escape to Margaritaville, School of Rock (Dewey Finn), Shrek: The Musical (Shrek Standby), Peter & The Starcatcher (Ted) 1st National Tours: Shrek: The Musical (Shrek), 25th Annual...Spelling Bee (Barfee). Television: "Kirstie" (series regular), "Big Bang Theory," "Modern Family," "NCIS," ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Brick
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2006
William Barfee
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Performer

Eric Peterson Biography

Broadway: Escape to Margaritaville, School of Rock (Dewey Finn), Shrek: The Musical (Shrek Standby), Peter & The Starcatcher (Ted) 1st National Tours: Shrek: The Musical (Shrek), 25th Annual...Spelling Bee (Barfee). Television: "Kirstie" (series regular), "Big Bang Theory," "Modern Family," "NCIS," "CSI," "Law & Order," "Law & Order: SVU," "GCB," "The Brittany Murphy Story," and the Disney Channel shows "Jessie," "Kirby Buckets," and "Pair of Kings." Upcoming Coen Bros film The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs. Regional: La Jolla Playhouse, Barn Theatre, North Shore Music Theatre. Graduate of Bradley University.

Eric Peterson Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1981 - Most Promising Newcomer of the Year in Theatre
Eric PetersonBilly Bishop Goes To War

Eric Peterson News

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to The Green Room 42 This Month Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to The Green Room 42 This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 8, 2023

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies, and Alternates with the next edition in his monthly residency of AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, January 23rd at The Green Room 42 at 7pm.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from SIX THE MUSICAL; & JULIET;  KIMBERLY AKIMBO; ALMOST FAMOUS; MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG; KINKY BOOTS and BAT OUT OF HELL.  

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 With MOULIN ROUGE!, FUNNY GIRL, a Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 With MOULIN ROUGE!, FUNNY GIRL, and More
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2022

At This Performance…  will return to The Green Room 42 featuring standbys, understudies, and alternates From Moulin Rouge! The Musical; Almost Famous; Hadestown; Funny Girl; Aladdin; and Paradise Square.  

Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE SEARCH FOR SIGNS OF INTELLIGENT LIFE Starring Cec Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE SEARCH FOR SIGNS OF INTELLIGENT LIFE Starring Cecily Strong
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2022

All new¬†opening night photos have been released from¬†‚ÄúThe Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe‚Ä̬†at Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from INTO THE WOODS; DEAR EVAN HANSEN; PARADISE SQUARE; LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; ROCK OF AGES and THE BEDWETTER.

Crow's Theatre Presents UNCLE VANYA and THE SHAPE OF HOME, SONGS IN SEARCH OF AL PURD Photo Crow's Theatre Presents UNCLE VANYA and THE SHAPE OF HOME, SONGS IN SEARCH OF AL PURDY
by Stephi Wild - Aug 8, 2022

Crow's Theatre is launching the 2022.23 Season with A Month In The Country, a two-play excursion that beautifully reveals the lure of country living with its aching secrets, glorious seductions, and epic nature.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...  Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis continues his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition in his monthly residency of AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to be held on Monday, August 8th at The Green Room 42.

Review: DETROIT at Coal Mine Theatre Photo Review: DETROIT at Coal Mine Theatre
by Ilana Lucas - Jul 12, 2022

‚ÄúIsn‚Äôt it funny how nothing ever happens?‚ÄĚ That line from Lisa D‚ÄôAmour‚Äôs DETROIT, now playing at the Coal Mine Theatre, could be the motto for its portrayal of suburban ennui. D‚ÄôAmour‚Äôs sharp script and the cast‚Äôs committed performances make this show feel vital and present ‚Äď like, perhaps, something is happening after all.

'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week Photo 'At This Performance... ' Returns to The Green Room 42 Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A Strange Loop; MJ The Musical; Company; Into The Woods; Funny Girl; Beetlejuice and Between The Lines   on Monday, July 18th at 7 PM. 

Coal Mine Theatre Announces Casting And Date Changes for DETROIT Photo Coal Mine Theatre Announces Casting And Date Changes for DETROIT
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2022

Due to reasons beyond her control, Tommie-Amber Pirie will no longer be appearing in  the Coal Mine's production of DETROIT. Louise Lambert will be taking over the role of Sharon. Because of this change, previews will be moved to July 8th and 9th and Opening Night will be on July 10th.

Eric Peterson Videos

IMDb TV Announces New Original Series CORNER GAS ANIMATED Videoplay
IMDb TV Announces New Original Series CORNER GAS ANIMATED

by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 3, 2019

IMDb TV, a free streaming service offering thousands of premium movies and TV shows for everyday TV viewing, today announced that Corner Gas Animated will debut on IMDb TV as an IMDb Original series. Based on Canada's most popular comedy brand of all-time, the award-winning Corner Gas Animated series brings the beloved characters of Corner Gas to life in a new, reimagined way. Beginning October 15, 24 episodes of Corner Gas AnimatedSeason 1 and 2 will be available for the first time in the U.S. on the IMDb TV app on Fire TV, the Prime Video app, IMDb.com and the IMDb mobile apps.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'For Better or Worse' Episode of ROOKIE BLUE
by - Aug 2, 2013

On the next episode of ABC's ROOKIE BLUE titled "For Better, For Worse", everyone at 15 Division is looking forward to celebrating at Frank and Noelle's wedding. But when a casino-bound bus full of seniors citizens is robbed at gunpoint, all bets are off.

STAGE TUBE: Eric Peterson and Haven Burton Talk SHREK Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 11, 2011

An entirely new musical, SHREK THE MUSICAL is based on the story and characters from William Steig's book Shrek!, as well as the Dreamworks Animation film Shrek, the first chapter of the Shrek movie series. SHREK THE MUSICAL tells the story of a swamp-dwelling ogre who goes on a life-changing adventure to reclaim the deed to his land. Joined by a wise-cracking donkey, this unlikely hero fights a fearsome dragon, rescues a feisty princess and learns that real friendship and true love aren't only found in fairy tales. Hear from SHREK stars Eric Peterson and Haven Burton in the video below!


Eric Peterson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Eric Peterson been in?
Eric Peterson has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Eric Peterson been in?
Eric Peterson has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Eric Peterson been nominated for?
Most Promising Newcomer of the Year in Theatre (Olivier Awards) for Billy Bishop Goes To War .