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Fred Applegate

 
Date Of Birth:
February 20, 1953 (69)
Bio:
Broadway: Wicked, The Last Ship, Sister Act, La Cage, Young Frankenstein, The Producers (NY/London), Sound of Music. Tours: Anything Goes, The Producers, Beauty and the Beast. Happiness (Lincoln Center), Fanny! (Encores). Regional: Long Wharf, Mark Taper (4 plays), St Louis Rep, Oregon Contemporary ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: February 20, 1953 (69)

Bio:
Broadway: Wicked, The Last Ship, Sister Act, La Cage, Young Frankenstein, The Producers (NY/London), Sound of Music. Tours: Anything Goes, The Producers, Beauty and the Beast. Happiness (Lincoln Center), Fanny! (Encores). Regional: Long Wharf, Mark Taper (4 plays), St Louis Rep, Oregon Contemporary ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Uncle Patrick Carney [Replacement]
  [New York]
MasterVoices Production, 2017
Francis X. Gilhooley
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Constable Joe
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Father James O'Brien
  [US Tour]
Roundabout Theatre Company National Tour, 2012
Moonface Martin
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Monsignor
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
M. Renaud
Edouard Dindon
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Kevin
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2009
The Wizard [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Hermit
Inspector Kemp
  [West End]
London Production, 2004
Max Bialystock [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
The Wizard [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2002
Franz Liebkind
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Max Bialystock [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1998
Max Detweiler

Photos

 Rafael Rodriguez, Fred Applegate, Samantha Bruce, Noah Mogaka Photo

Rafael Rodriguez, Fred Applegate, Samantha Bruce, Noah Mogaka

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01/28/2020
Rafael Rodriguez, Joy Del Valle, Nick Wyman, Matt Dengler, 
Tom Jones, Samantha Bruce Photo

Rafael Rodriguez, Joy Del Valle, Nick Wyman, Matt Dengler, Tom Jones, Samantha Bruce, Fred Applegate, Gabriella Mack, Noah Mogaka

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01/28/2020
Rafael Rodriguez, Joy Del Valle, Nick Wyman, Matt Dengler, 
Samantha Bruce, Fred Appl Photo

Rafael Rodriguez, Joy Del Valle, Nick Wyman, Matt Dengler, Samantha Bruce, Fred Applegate, Gabriella Mack, Noah Mogaka

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Date:
01/28/2020
 Nick Wyman, Matt Dengler, Samantha Bruce, Fred Applegate Photo

Nick Wyman, Matt Dengler, Samantha Bruce, Fred Applegate

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Date:
01/28/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Uncle Patrick Carney [Replacement]

  [New York]
MasterVoices Production, 2017
Francis X. Gilhooley

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Constable Joe

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Father James O'Brien

  [US Tour]
Roundabout Theatre Company National Tour, 2012
Moonface Martin

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Monsignor

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
M. Renaud

Edouard Dindon

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Kevin

  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2009
The Wizard [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Hermit

Inspector Kemp

  [West End]
London Production, 2004
Max Bialystock [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
The Wizard [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2002
Franz Liebkind

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Max Bialystock [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1998
Max Detweiler

Fred Applegate Biography

Broadway: Wicked, The Last Ship, Sister Act, La Cage, Young Frankenstein, The Producers (NY/London), Sound of Music. Tours: Anything Goes, The Producers, Beauty and the Beast. Happiness (Lincoln Center), Fanny! (Encores). Regional: Long Wharf, Mark Taper (4 plays), St Louis Rep, Oregon Contemporary Theater, The Guthrie (Artist in Residence, 11 plays). Television: 11 pilots, 5 series, 3 recurring roles, over 150 episodes. Married to Cherie Sprosty, a Catholic liturgist: children Ben, Meredith and Ethan. www.fredapplegate.com

Fred Applegate Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production
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Fred Applegate News

Video: Watch a Sneak Peek of Kennedy Center's GUYS AND DOLLS, Starring James Monroe I Photo Video: Watch a Sneak Peek of Kennedy Center's GUYS AND DOLLS, Starring James Monroe Iglehart, Jessie Mueller, Phillipa Soo & Steven Pasquale
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 29, 2022

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon present its Broadway Center Stage production of Guys and Dolls. Helmed by Marc Bruni, the all-star cast will be led by Tony Award¬ģ winner James Monroe Iglehart as Nathan Detroit, Tony Award¬ģ winner Jessie Mueller as Miss Adelaide, Steven Pasquale as Sky Masterson, and Tony Award¬ģ nominee and Grammy Award¬ģ winner Phillipa Soo as Sarah Brown. Watch video highlights of the cast in rehearsals!

Wake Up With BWW 9/21: BEETLEJUICE Sets Closing, GUYS & DOLLS Casting, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/21: BEETLEJUICE Sets Closing, GUYS & DOLLS Casting, and More!
by - Sep 21, 2022

Top stories include Beetlejuice setting its closing date for January 2023. Plus, additional casting has been announced for Guys and Dolls at the Kennedy Center, and more.

Kevin Chamberlin, Rachel Dratch, Fred Applegate, and More Join GUYS AND DOLLS at the  Photo Kevin Chamberlin, Rachel Dratch, Fred Applegate, and More Join GUYS AND DOLLS at the Kennedy Center
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2022

Complete casting has been announced for the Kennedy Center's Broadway Center Stage production of Guys and Dolls.

Theater Stories: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK & M Photo Theater Stories: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK & More About The Lyric Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Lyric Theatre! Learn about the history of the Lyric Theatre, and the shows to have graced its stage including Jesus Christ Superstar, The Pirate Queen, Young Frankenstein, Spiderman: Turn off the Dark, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and more.

14 of the Best Broadway Tweets This Week Photo 14 of the Best Broadway Tweets This Week
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Mar 19, 2021

We're rounding up 14 tweets from the week of 3/15/2021 to 3/19/2021 from Broadway stars and theater fans!

Theater Stories: GYPSY, EVITA, THE COLOR PURPLE, the FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Revival, & M Photo Theater Stories: GYPSY, EVITA, THE COLOR PURPLE, the FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Revival, & More About The Broadway Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features the Broadway Theatre! Learn about the shows to have graced the stage of the theatre, including Gypsy, The Color Purple, Evita and more; the show that broke the theatre's box office record, and much more!

Encore Performance of DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Featuring Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Benant Photo Encore Performance of DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Featuring Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Benanti and More to Take Place
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 8, 2020

On Monday October 5th, MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group created by Broadway Veteran Jeffrey Schecter, held DANCING For DEMOCRACY, a virtual fundraiser to benefit the Biden Victory Fund. The event was held on the Broadway Sessions YouTube Channel and was hosted by Schecter and fellow A Chorus Line Alum, J. Elaine Marcos.

Broadway Rewind: Patina Miller Raises Her Voice in SISTER ACT in 2011 Photo Broadway Rewind: Patina Miller Raises Her Voice in SISTER ACT in 2011
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2020

Today we rewind to 2011, when Sister Act was preparing for Broadway. The musical, which first premiered in California in 2006 and then London in 2009, featured music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Glenn Slater.

Broadway Rewind: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Returns to Broadway in 2010! Photo Broadway Rewind: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Returns to Broadway in 2010!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2020

Today we rewind back to 2010, when the second revival of La Cage Aux Folles celebrated its eleven Tony nominations. La Cage Aux Folles played for 433 performances at the Longacre Theatre.

#BWWPrompts: What's Your Favorite Onstage Mishap? Photo #BWWPrompts: What's Your Favorite Onstage Mishap?
by BWW Prompts - Apr 23, 2020

We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation.

Fred Applegate Videos

Video: Watch a Sneak Peek of Kennedy Center's GUYS AND DOLLS, Starring James Monroe I VideoVideo: Watch a Sneak Peek of Kennedy Center's GUYS AND DOLLS, Starring James Monroe Iglehart, Jessie Mueller, Phillipa Soo & Steven Pasquale
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 29, 2022

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon present its Broadway Center Stage production of Guys and Dolls. Helmed by Marc Bruni, the all-star cast will be led by Tony Award¬ģ winner James Monroe Iglehart as Nathan Detroit, Tony Award¬ģ winner Jessie Mueller as Miss Adelaide, Steven Pasquale as Sky Masterson, and Tony Award¬ģ nominee and Grammy Award¬ģ winner Phillipa Soo as Sarah Brown. Watch video highlights of the cast in rehearsals!

Broadway Rewind: Patina Miller Raises Her Voice in SISTER ACT in 2011 VideoBroadway Rewind: Patina Miller Raises Her Voice in SISTER ACT in 2011
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2020

Today we rewind to 2011, when Sister Act was preparing for Broadway. The musical, which first premiered in California in 2006 and then London in 2009, featured music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Glenn Slater.

Broadway Rewind: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Returns to Broadway in 2010! VideoBroadway Rewind: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Returns to Broadway in 2010!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2020

Today we rewind back to 2010, when the second revival of La Cage Aux Folles celebrated its eleven Tony nominations. La Cage Aux Folles played for 433 performances at the Longacre Theatre.

BWW TV: Brian d'Arcy James, Holley Fain, Emily Bergl  & Company Get Ready to Join THE VideoBWW TV: Brian d'Arcy James, Holley Fain, Emily Bergl & Company Get Ready to Join THE FERRYMAN!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 18, 2019

Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman - the critically-acclaimed new play recently named to an industry-leading 25 Best-Of-The-Year lists - will welcome many new cast members beginning Tuesday, February 19, with Brian d'Arcy James leading as Quinn Carney.

VIDEO: Watch Amanda Jane Cooper and Jackie Burns Sing 'For Good' in New WICKED Promo VideoVIDEO: Watch Amanda Jane Cooper and Jackie Burns Sing 'For Good' in New WICKED Promo
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2018

In a new promotional video for Wicked, current Elphaba and Glinda Jackie Burns and Amanda Jane Cooper sang a clip of the show's song For Good. The video was shared to Wicked's official Facebook, and can be watched below!

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 8/26/16- SISTER ACT
by Stage Tube - Aug 26, 2016

Today in 2012, Sister Act closed at the Broadway Theatre, where it ran for 561 performances. Sister Act is a musical written by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner with additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane, with lyrics by Glenn Slater and music by Alan Menken. It is based on the hit 1992 film comedy of the same name. Patina Miller, who originated the role of Deloris in the West End production, reprised the role on Broadway, making her Broadway debut. The original cast featured Victoria Clark (Mother Superior),Fred Applegate (Monsignor), Sarah Bolt (Sister Mary Patrick), Chester Gregory (Eddie), Kingsley Leggs (Curtis), Marla Mindelle (Sister Mary Robert) and Audrie Neenan (Sister Mary Lazarus).

BWW TV: Time Stops on Broadway- Watch Highlights from TUCK EVERLASTING
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 25, 2016

If you could live forever, would you? Take a journey you'll never forget in this powerful new musical about love, family and living life to the fullest.¬†With direction and choreography by Tony Award¬ģ winner Casey Nicholaw¬†(Something Rotten!, Aladdin, The Book of Mormon), Tuck Everlasting is currently in previews at the Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street) and will open on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

BWW TV Exclusive: TUCK EVERLASTING Asks, 'If You Could Live Forever, Would You?'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2016

TUCK EVERLASTING, the new musical based on Natalie Babbitt's beloved best-selling novel of the same name, is currently in previews at the Broadhurst Theatre (235 West 44th Street). With direction and choreography by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw (Something Rotten!, Aladdin, The Book of Mormon), Tuck Everlasting will officially open on Broadway on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. The musical recently polled passerby in Times Square, asking 'If you could live forever, would you?' Watch our exclusive video below to hear their answers!

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Channels Glinda for Newest Installment of WICKED's #OutofOz Series!
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is here at last and Aaron Tveit is taking on Glinda's iconic 'Popular.' Check it out below! Be sure to also check out 'Defying Gravity' and 'I'm Not That Girl'.

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Teases WICKED's Next Out Of Oz Video!
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is on its way, according to a recent tease from Aaron Tveit, and by the sounds of the first notes, we have an idea of what it might be!


Fred Applegate Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Fred Applegate been in?
Fred Applegate has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

How many West End shows has Fred Applegate been in?
Fred Applegate has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Fred Applegate's first West End show?
Fred Applegate's first West End show was The Producers which opened in 2004

What awards has Fred Applegate been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Producers .