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Gene Weygandt

 
Bio:
Gene Weygandt is an American actor based in Chicago. Having played 'The Wonderful Wizard' in Wicked on Broadway, the three-year Chicago production, and both American tours, he's delighted to join the Come From Away family! Credits include Broadway: Big the Musical. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Gene Weygandt is an American actor based in Chicago. Having played 'The Wonderful Wizard' in Wicked on Broadway, the three-year Chicago production, and both American tours, he's delighted to join the Come From Away family! Credits include Broadway: Big the Musical. (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Claude & Others [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2011
Jean Shepherd
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2009
The Wizard of Oz [Replacement]
  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2005
Wizard
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2004
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1996
Paul
  [Lincolnshire, IL (Regional)]
Regional Production, 1992
Performer

Gene Weygandt Biography

Gene Weygandt is an American actor based in Chicago. Having played 'The Wonderful Wizard' in Wicked on Broadway, the three-year Chicago production, and both American tours, he's delighted to join the Come From Away family! Credits include Broadway: Big the Musical.




Gene Weygandt News

Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley, and Josh Breckenridge Will Return to COME FROM AWAY Fo Photo Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley, and Josh Breckenridge Will Return to COME FROM AWAY For Final Two Weeks On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2022

COME FROM AWAY will welcome original Broadway cast members Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley and Jenn Colella¬† back to ‚ÄúThe Rock‚ÄĚ for the show's final two weeks on Broadway!

Wake Up With BWW 7/22: New Queens Will Join SIX on Broadway, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/22: New Queens Will Join SIX on Broadway, and More!
by - Jul 22, 2022

Today's top stories include new casting for Six on Broadway! New queens joining the cast include Bre Jackson as Catherine of Aragon, Brennyn Lark as Catherine Parr, and two new Alternates, Ayla Ciccone-Burton and Holli' Conway. Keri René Fuller will also return as Jane Seymour.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022

Watch the cast of Come From Away perform 'Wecome to the Rock' on TODAY this morning, as part of the show's Citi Music Series. The performance featured Jenn Collela, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Sharone Sayegh, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, and more.

COME FROM AWAY to Perform on the TODAY SHOW on Thursday Photo COME FROM AWAY to Perform on the TODAY SHOW on Thursday
by Michael Major - Jul 18, 2022

COME FROM AWAY currently features Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley, De'Lon Grant, Becky Gulsvig, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Q. Smith, Sharone Sayegh, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber.

COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19 Photo COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Come From Away on Broadway has been canceled tonight due to the detection of Covid-19 cases within the company.

Photos: COME FROM AWAY Company Celebrates Becoming Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Photo Photos: COME FROM AWAY Company Celebrates Becoming Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 16, 2022

COME FROM AWAY has become the longest-running show in the 105-year history of Broadway‚Äôs Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To mark the milestone, West 45th Street was renamed ‚ÄúCome From A-Way‚ÄĚ for a day. Check out photos here!

COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Come From Away officially becomes the longest running show in the 105-year history of the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre today with its 1,544th Broadway performance, surpassing the original production of JEKYLL & HYDE.

COME FROM AWAY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Fall Photo COME FROM AWAY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Fall
by Alan Henry - Jun 8, 2022

After 1,670 performances and 25 previews on Broadway, the Tony & Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical COME FROM AWAY will play its final Broadway performance this fall. Find out when the show is closing, how to get tickets & more.

Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer Photo Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will welcome original Broadway cast¬† member Jenn Colella back to ‚ÄúThe Rock‚ÄĚ as ‚ÄėBeverley/Annette & others,‚Äô this summer - a performance that earned her a 2017 Tony¬† Award nomination and Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Craig Noel, Helen Hayes and Dora Awards, for a strictly limited engagement.

Nathaniel Stampley, Gene Weygandt, & More In YELLOWFIN GROUPER, P.I. LIVE! At Laurie  Photo Nathaniel Stampley, Gene Weygandt, & More In YELLOWFIN GROUPER, P.I. LIVE! At Laurie Beechman Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

The Laurie Beechman Theatre presents YELLOWFIN GROUPER, P.I. LIVE!, written by musical theatre writing team Matt Deitchman and Jed Feder. Multiple Jeff Award-winner Scott Weinstein will direct the concert adaptation on June 5, 2022.

Gene Weygandt Videos

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW

by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022

Watch the cast of Come From Away perform 'Wecome to the Rock' on TODAY this morning, as part of the show's Citi Music Series. The performance featured Jenn Collela, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Sharone Sayegh, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, and more.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Says Farewell to Joel Hatch Videoplay
VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Says Farewell to Joel Hatch

by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 20, 2022

This afternoon, Broadway veteran Joel Hatch has played his final show with the company of the hit musical, Come From Away. A member of the original cast, Joel Hatch has been with the show since it opened on Broadway just over five years ago on March 12th, 2017. He portrayed 'Claude & others' other characters throughout the production. Gene Weygandt will begin performances in the roles on Tuesday, March 22. Gene joins the company directly from the Australia cast of Come From Away.

VIDEO: Watch The Cast and Creative Team of 42ND STREET In Rehearsals at Drury Lane Th Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch The Cast and Creative Team of 42ND STREET In Rehearsals at Drury Lane Theatre!

by Alan Henry - Nov 8, 2017

42ND STREET at Drury Lane Theatre runs through January 2018! Watch the cast in rehearsals in this video!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of CITY OF ANGELS at the Marriott Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2015

The Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, presents the six-time Tony Award-winning classic, CITY OF ANGELS, winner of Best Musical, Best Original Score by David Zippel and Cy Coleman, and Best Book by Larry Gelbart, opening tomorrow, June 17th, and running through August 2. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from ANYTHING GOES at The Marriott Theatre
by Stage Tube - Apr 14, 2015

One of musical theater's biggest hits, Anything Goes, the irresistible musical filled with unforgettable music and dazzling dance numbers, continues The Marriott Theatre's spectacular 40th anniversary season. 15-time Jeff Award-winner Marc Robin will bring his signature high-watt energy to the stage to direct and choreograph the toe-tapping musical comedy which is currently in previews and opens tomorrow, April 15 and runs through May 31 at 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at The Marriott Theatre
by Stage Tube - Feb 4, 2015

Chicagoland's longest running musical theatre, The Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire, IL, kicks off their 40th anniversary 2015 season with one of Broadway's all-time biggest hits, La Cage aux Folles.

STAGE TUBE: Gene Weygandt and More at Mercury Theater's BARNUM Opening
by Stage Tube - Apr 16, 2013

Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 N. Southport, welcomes an all-star cast of award-winning actors for the circus-themed musical BARNUM, running now through June 16, 2013. Click below to watch opening night interviews with the cast and creative team!

STAGE TUBE: Gina Milo, Chris Critelli, Rachel Rockwell and More at Drury Lane's XANADU After Party
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2012

Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane, presents the effervescent Broadway musical XANADU, which opened on September 13 and runs through October 28, 2012. The cast of XANADU is led by Gina Milo as "Clio/Kira" and Chris Critelli as "Sonny". The production is directed and choreographed by Jeff Award winner Rachel Rockwell. Below, watch interviews the the cast and creative team at the opening night after party!

STAGE TUBE: Gina Milo, Chris Critelli and More in Scenes from XANADU at Chicago's Drury Lane Theatre!
by Stage Tube - Sep 17, 2012

Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane, presents the effervescent Broadway musical XANADU, which opened on September 13 at 8 p.m. and runs through October 28, 2012. The cast of XANADU is led by Gina Milo as "Clio/Kira" and Chris Critelli as "Sonny". Watch scenes from the production in the video clips below!

BWW TV: A CHRISTMAS STORY On Tour - Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 28, 2011

Want to see tour highlights from A CHRISTMAS STORY, The Musical? Click below for the show's official montage!


Gene Weygandt Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gene Weygandt been in?
Gene Weygandt has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Gene Weygandt been in?
Gene Weygandt has not appeared in the West End