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Frank Wood

 
Bio:
Frank won the Tony Award and the Drama League Award for Side Man. He went on to play the role of “Gene” on London’s West End and in Australia. Frank was last seen on Broadway in Clybourne Park. Off-Broadway, he was in MCC’s production of The Nether at The Lucille Lortel Theatre, and played ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Frank won the Tony Award and the Drama League Award for Side Man. He went on to play the role of “Gene” on London’s West End and in Australia. Frank was last seen on Broadway in Clybourne Park. Off-Broadway, he was in MCC’s production of The Nether at The Lucille Lortel Theatre, and played ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway World Premiere, 0
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Of-Broadway Premiere, 2020
Joseph Stahl
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Senator Everett Dirksen
  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Nelson Chaney
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2018
Cecil Lewis
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere, 2017
David
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Off-Broadway Original Production, 2016
Jack Hassenpflug
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre 25th Anniversary Production, 2016
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Night Clerk
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Duke of Cornwall
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Ed Devery
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company Production, 2010
Roy Cohn
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company Production, 2010
Roy Cohn
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2010
Dan
Russ
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Family
Journals (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Adult Men
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Jody
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Christopher
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Gene
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer

Photos

Seated: Tess Frazer, Eric William Morris, Margaret Colin, Frank Wood. Standing: Gregg Photo

Seated: Tess Frazer, Eric William Morris, Margaret Colin, Frank Wood. Standing: Gregg Edelman, Zane Pais, JD Taylor, Ilana Levine, Anna Itty, Patrick Breen, Lynne Meadow, Richard Greenberg

From: 
Date:
03/04/2020
JD Taylor, Eric William Morris, Frank Wood, Gregg Edelman, Patrick Breen, Zane Pais  Photo

JD Taylor, Eric William Morris, Frank Wood, Gregg Edelman, Patrick Breen, Zane Pais

From: 
Date:
03/04/2020
Margaret Colin, Frank Wood, Ilana Levine, Gregg Edelman Photo

Margaret Colin, Frank Wood, Ilana Levine, Gregg Edelman

From: 
Date:
02/28/2020
Anna Itty, Eric William Morris, Zane Pais, Margaret Colin, Frank Wood, Ilana Levine,  Photo

Anna Itty, Eric William Morris, Zane Pais, Margaret Colin, Frank Wood, Ilana Levine, Gregg Edelman, Patrick Breen, Tess Frazer, JD Taylor

From: 
Date:
02/28/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway World Premiere, 0
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Of-Broadway Premiere, 2020
Joseph Stahl

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Senator Everett Dirksen

  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Nelson Chaney

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2018
Cecil Lewis

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere, 2017
David

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Off-Broadway Original Production, 2016
Jack Hassenpflug

  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre 25th Anniversary Production, 2016
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Night Clerk

  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater, 2015
Performer

  [Broadway]
2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Duke of Cornwall

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Ed Devery

  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company Production, 2010
Roy Cohn

  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company Production, 2010
Roy Cohn

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2010
Dan

Russ

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Family

Journals (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Adult Men

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Jody

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Christopher

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Gene

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer

Frank Wood Biography

Frank won the Tony Award and the Drama League Award for Side Man. He went on to play the role of “Gene” on London’s West End and in Australia. Frank was last seen on Broadway in Clybourne Park. Off-Broadway, he was in MCC’s production of The Nether at The Lucille Lortel Theatre, and played “Roy Cohn” in the Signature Theatre Company’s revival of Angels in America. Wood’s additional Broadway credits include August: Osage County; Born Yesterday; Hollywood Arms and he has been seen Off-Broadway in the original productions of Spring Awakening at The Atlantic Theatre, Sam Shepard’s The God of Hell, Soho Rep, Playwrights Horizons, Minetta Lane Theatre and CSC. He has been seen on film in Gold, Changeling, Taking of Pelham 1 2 3, Dan in Real Life, Thirteen Days, Pollock, People I Know, In America, Down to You, Royal Tennenbaums, Greetings from Tim Buckley, and The Missing Person. Frank’s Television credits include “The Newsroom,” “The Good Wife,” “Modern Family,” “Elementary,” “Blue Bloods,” “The Knick,” “Girls,” “Flight of the Conchords,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “The Sopranos,” and “Law & Order: SVU.” Frank Wood has performed regionally at The Goodman Theatre; ACT; Long Wharf Theatre; Hartford Stage; Williamstown Theatre Fest.; McCarter Theatre; Cincinnati Playhouse; Arena Stage, DC; Mark Taper Forum, LA. He is a graduate of Wesleyan University (BA) and NYU Graduate Acting Program (MFA).

Frank Wood Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1999 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Frank Wood, Side Man

Frank Wood News

Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Announces Final Casting for the 2022 National Playwrights Conference
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has announced the casts for the final two plays featured in the 2022 National Playwrights Conference: House of India by Deepak Kumar and Nightwatch by Max Yu.

Photos: See Brian Stokes Mitchell, Chita Rivera & More at the National Dance Institut Photo Photos: See Brian Stokes Mitchell, Chita Rivera & More at the National Dance Institute's 46th Annual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

National Dance Institute’s 46th Annual Gala raised over $1.5 million to support its award-winning arts education programs that reach 60,000 children every year.  The event featured performances by children from New York City public schools who benefit from NDI’s arts education programs.  

National Dance Institute Celebrates Brian Stokes Mitchell at 46th Annual Gala Photo National Dance Institute Celebrates Brian Stokes Mitchell at 46th Annual Gala
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

National Dance Institute, the nonprofit arts education organization founded by legendary New York City Ballet principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise, will host its 46th Annual Gala in celebration of NDI’s extraordinary work in bringing dance, music, and arts education to children in New York City public schools, across the United States, and around the world.

Whitney White, Charlie Thurston, Phoenix Best and More to Star in MACBETH IN STRIDE W Photo Whitney White, Charlie Thurston, Phoenix Best and More to Star in MACBETH IN STRIDE World Premiere at A.R.T.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced today the creative team and cast for Macbeth In Stride. Created by Obie Award winner Whitney White and directed by Tyler Dobrowsky and Taibi Magar, Macbeth In Stride begins performances at the Loeb Drama Center on Saturday, October 23 and officially opens on Thursday, October 29, 2021. 

Playwrights Horizons Announces Full Lineup and Dates for 2021-22 Season Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces Full Lineup and Dates for 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021

Playwrights Horizons today announced its 2021-22 season. The influential Off-Broadway institution returns to in-person performance after 18 months in which, under new artistic leadership, it has marked its 50th anniversary and reflected deeply on the role the theater should play in the life of its city, its country, and the world.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, August 24- with Mandy Gonzalez, Sutton Foster, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, August 24- with Mandy Gonzalez, Sutton Foster, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 24, 2020

Today (August 24) in live streaming: Broadway orchestrators unite, Rachel Bay Jones sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

Frank Wood and Denis O'Hare Will Lead Virtual Reading of New Play RIGHTEOUS Photo Frank Wood and Denis O'Hare Will Lead Virtual Reading of New Play RIGHTEOUS
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2020

The Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center & Burke-Cohen Entertainment will present a live virtual reading of Jeff Cohen's new play Righteous on Monday August 24 @ 7:30 pm EDT.

Mary Testa and Frank Wood Star in Create Theater's Online Reading of BAD DAUGHTER Photo Mary Testa and Frank Wood Star in Create Theater's Online Reading of BAD DAUGHTER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2020

Create Theater's Monday night series presents a reading of BAD DAUGHTER, an award-winning new comedy by Julie Weinberg, directed by Shelley Butler. The reading will be hosted over the Zoom platform on Monday June 29th at 7PM.

Broadway Rewind: Pulitzer Prize-Winning CLYBOURNE PARK Opens on Broadway in 2012 Photo Broadway Rewind: Pulitzer Prize-Winning CLYBOURNE PARK Opens on Broadway in 2012
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012 when Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize-winning Clybourne Park opened on Broadway.

Cape Cod Theatre Project Will Stream Summer Season Of New Plays Photo Cape Cod Theatre Project Will Stream Summer Season Of New Plays
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2020

Artistic Director Hal Brooks has announced that the 2020 Season of the Cape Cod Theatre Project will feature staged readings of new work by Zora Howard, Michele Lowe, Edith Freni and Kevin Artigue.

Frank Wood Videos

Broadway Rewind: Pulitzer Prize-Winning CLYBOURNE PARK Opens on Broadway in 2012 VideoBroadway Rewind: Pulitzer Prize-Winning CLYBOURNE PARK Opens on Broadway in 2012
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012 when Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize-winning Clybourne Park opened on Broadway.

THE GREAT SOCIETY To Join Broadway Bridges, Must Close November 30 VideoTHE GREAT SOCIETY To Join Broadway Bridges, Must Close November 30
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2019

Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan's THE GREAT SOCIETY, starring Brian Cox (a?oeSuccessiona??) as LBJ, directed by Bill Rauch, will play its final performance, as scheduled, on Saturday, November 30 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th St) at Lincoln Center. At the time of closing, The Great Society will have played 26 preview performances and 72 regular performances.

BWW TV Exclusive: The Great Facts of THE GREAT SOCIETY- Frank Wood on Everett Dirksen VideoBWW TV Exclusive: The Great Facts of THE GREAT SOCIETY- Frank Wood on Everett Dirksen
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 3, 2019

BroadwayWorld is checking in with the cast to uncover some little known facts about the political giants they play onstage. Today, watch as Frank Wood gives us a lesson on Everett Dirksen.

BWW TV: The Cast and Creatives of THE GREAT SOCIETY Meet the Press VideoBWW TV: The Cast and Creatives of THE GREAT SOCIETY Meet the Press
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 21, 2019

The cast and creatives of Robert Schenkkan's THE GREAT SOCIETY, his upcoming Broadway play celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson's legacy, met the press this week! Check out the video below of the stars discussing what the show means, and what all the hype is about, before they hit the stage!

VIDEO: Bryan Cranston and Stephen Colbert Take THE LATE SHOW's Studio Audience Throug VideoVIDEO: Bryan Cranston and Stephen Colbert Take THE LATE SHOW's Studio Audience Through Times Square
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2019

During last night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Stephen and Bryan Cranston take the Late Show's studio audience of 400+ people through Times Square.

BWW TV: Walk Through NETWORK's Complex Opening Scene! VideoBWW TV: Walk Through NETWORK's Complex Opening Scene!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 9, 2019

What goes into making a technically heavy Broadway scene happen? Watch below as the Production Stage Manager from Network walks us through the opening sequence!

VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Rewrote a Part of NETWORK During One Performance VideoVIDEO: Bryan Cranston Rewrote a Part of NETWORK During One Performance
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2019

Bryan Cranston stopped by 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' to talk about his Tony-nominated role in Broadway's 'Network.' During the interview, Cranston brings up his unorthodox method to smooth over a botched line during a recent performance of the play. 

VIDEO:  Tony Goldwyn Talks Kissing NETWORK Co-Star Tatiana Maslany in Times Square VideoVIDEO: Tony Goldwyn Talks Kissing NETWORK Co-Star Tatiana Maslany in Times Square
by Stage Tube - Apr 24, 2019

On today's episode of 'Live with Kelly and Ryan,' Tony Goldwyn stopped by to talk about starring on Broadway in 'Network.' During the interview, Goldwyn talks about kissing his co-star Tatiana Maslany on the street in Times Square for a scene in the show and the reactions they got from people passing by.

VIDEO: NY1 Goes Behind the Scenes of NETWORK with Bryan Cranston VideoVIDEO: NY1 Goes Behind the Scenes of NETWORK with Bryan Cranston
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 13, 2019

On this week's episode of Spectrum News NY1's On Stage, host Frank DiLella will get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the Broadway smash hit 'Network.' 

VIDEO: Tatiana Maslany Reveals She Had a Wardrobe Malfunction During NETWORK VideoVIDEO: Tatiana Maslany Reveals She Had a Wardrobe Malfunction During NETWORK
by Stage Tube - Feb 19, 2019

On last night's episode of 'Late Night With Seth Meyers,' Tatiana Maslany was a guest on the show. During her interview, Maslany talks about the plot of her Broadway show, 'Network,' sharing a stage with audience members, and shooting live scenes for the play every night.


Frank Wood Frequently Asked Questions

What is Frank Wood next theatre project?
Frank Wood's next show will be The Best We Could (A Family Tragedy) which opens on 1/1/9999 on Off-Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Frank Wood been in?
Frank Wood has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Frank Wood been in?
Frank Wood has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Frank Wood been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Side Man .

What awards has Frank Wood won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Side Man.