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Harry Connick, Jr.

 
Birth Place:
New Orleans, LA, USA
Bio:
Harry Connick, Jr. made his Broadway acting debut in The Pajama Game in 2006 earning a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical, followed in 2011 by On A Clear Day You Can See Forever. In addition, Mr. Connick has performed extended concert engagements on Broadway and wrote the music and ... (read complete bio)
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Birth Place: New Orleans, LA, USA

Bio:
Harry Connick, Jr. made his Broadway acting debut in The Pajama Game in 2006 earning a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical, followed in 2011 by On A Clear Day You Can See Forever. In addition, Mr. Connick has performed extended concert engagements on Broadway and wrote the music and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
2019 Broadway Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
World Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2018
Henry Gondorff
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Dr. Mark Bruckner
  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 2010
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Sid Sorokin
  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1990
Piano and Vocals
  [New York]
Reading, 1998
Performer

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2010]
Piano/Vocals
Orchestrator
Music Arranger
 
[Broadway, 2001]
Orchestrations/Arrangements
Music Arranger
Orchestrator

Writing

Creator
Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist

Photos

Kristin Chenoweth, Audra McDonald, John Stamos, Neil Meron, Elwood Hopkins, Marc Shai Photo

Kristin Chenoweth, Audra McDonald, John Stamos, Neil Meron, Elwood Hopkins, Marc Shaiman, Nia Vardalos, Harry Connick, Jr., Amber Riley, Robert Greenblatt, Megan Hilty, Renee Zellweger, Bernadette Peters

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Date:
11/12/2018
Kenny Leon, Robert Greenblatt, Harry Connick, Jr. Photo

Kenny Leon, Robert Greenblatt, Harry Connick, Jr.

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Date:
11/12/2018
Kate Connick, Charlotte Connick, Harry Connick, Jr., Jill Goodacre, Georgia Connick Photo

Kate Connick, Charlotte Connick, Harry Connick, Jr., Jill Goodacre, Georgia Connick

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Date:
04/12/2018
Kate Connick, Charlotte Connick, Harry Connick, Jr., 
Jill Goodacre, Georgia Connick Photo

Kate Connick, Charlotte Connick, Harry Connick, Jr., Jill Goodacre, Georgia Connick

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Date:
04/12/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
2019 Broadway Premiere, 2019
Performer

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

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Dr. Mark Bruckner

  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 2010
Performer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Sid Sorokin

  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1990
Piano and Vocals

  [New York]
Reading, 1998
Performer

Productions

[Broadway, 2019]
Director

[Broadway, 2010]
Piano/Vocals

Orchestrator

Music Arranger

[Broadway, 2001]
Orchestrations/Arrangements

Music Arranger

Orchestrator

Writing
Creator
Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist

Harry Connick, Jr. Biography

Harry Connick, Jr. made his Broadway acting debut in The Pajama Game in 2006 earning a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical, followed in 2011 by On A Clear Day You Can See Forever. In addition, Mr. Connick has performed extended concert engagements on Broadway and wrote the music and lyrics for the musical Thou Shalt Not, which earned him a Tony Award nomination for Best Original Score.

Harry Connick, Jr. Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Harry Connick, Jr. , The Pajama Game
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Harry Connick, Jr., The Pajama Game
 
Tony Awards - 2002 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Harry Connick, Jr., Thou Shalt Not

Harry Connick, Jr. News

THE IRON GIANT to Screen at The Ellen Theatre Photo THE IRON GIANT to Screen at The Ellen Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2022

The 1999 animated, sci-fi adventure THE IRON GIANT screens at The Ellen Theatre, Sunday, June 26 at 3 PM.

Liam Forde to Celebrate Debut Album GREAT TO BE HERE at Birdland Photo Liam Forde to Celebrate Debut Album GREAT TO BE HERE at Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

BIRDLAND THEATER will present pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter Liam Forde – celebrating the release of his first album Great to Be Here – on Monday, June 13 at 8:30 PM.

Patti LuPone, Sutton Foster, Shoshana Bean and More to Present at the 2022 Drama Leag Photo Patti LuPone, Sutton Foster, Shoshana Bean and More to Present at the 2022 Drama League Awards Hosted by Frank DiLella
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Emmy Award-winning journalist Frank DiLella will be hosting the 88th Annual Drama League Awards alongside theatrical legends and Tony Award winners, Patti LuPone, Ben Vereen, Sutton Foster, Shoshana Bean, Gabby Beans and Lear deBessonet.

Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland Photo Photos: Marc Shaiman Is Debbie Gravitte's PLUS 1 At Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

On Monday, May 9, Tony Award-winner Debbie Gravitte stormed the Birdland stage with another episode of her series “Plus 1,” with very special guest, songwriter Marc Shaiman. 

FUNNY GIRL's John Manzari is Coming to Birdland Photo FUNNY GIRL's John Manzari is Coming to Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

BIRDLAND THEATER will present John Manzari – the acclaimed dancer, singer, actor, and choreographer currently appearing on Broadway in Funny Girl – in a special event on Monday, May 23 at 8:30 PM.

Harry Connick Jr., Mira Sorvino & Ali Fumiko Whitney Join THE ISLANDER Photo Harry Connick Jr., Mira Sorvino & Ali Fumiko Whitney Join THE ISLANDER
by Michael Major - Apr 28, 2022

Harry Connick Jr. and Oscar winner Mira Sorvino are teaming up to lead the cast of romantic comedy THE ISLANDER. Newcomer Ali Fumiko Whitney (THE ROAD DANCE) is also joining the cast, with Cyprus-based filmmaker Stelana Kliris directing the film based on her original screenplay. Connick will also write and perform original songs for the film. 

THE VOICE's Wendy Moten to Perform at Birdland Jazz Club Photo THE VOICE's Wendy Moten to Perform at Birdland Jazz Club
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present Nashville vocalist Wendy Moten – best known for her 2021 run on NBC’s “The Voice” – in a special concert on Monday, May 16 at 7:00 PM. Her show will include songwriter Richard Whiting hits including “He’s Funny That Way,” “My Ideal,” “Miss Brown,” and “Too Marvelous For Words.”

Christian Borle, J. Harrison Ghee, and More to Lead SOME LIKE IT HOT on Broadway! Photo Christian Borle, J. Harrison Ghee, and More to Lead SOME LIKE IT HOT on Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2022

The classic comedy Some Like It Hot will begin performances on Broadway this fall! It was announced today that the new musical will begin performances onon Tuesday, November 1 and officially open Sunday, December 11 at  the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street).  

Gulfshore Playhouse Raises Record Number Via Immersive Theatrical Experience Photo Gulfshore Playhouse Raises Record Number Via Immersive Theatrical Experience
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2022

On March 7, 2022 Gulfshore Playhouse hosted its most successful fundraising event to date, raising $2.5 million. However, this record-breaking achievement did not come from any traditional fundraiser, but from producing a world-class theatrical performance as those produced in their home theatre.

Richard Shelton, Releases New Album 'An Englishman In Love In LA' In April Photo Richard Shelton, Releases New Album 'An Englishman In Love In LA' In April
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 23, 2022

The British multi award-winning singer, actor and entertainer, Richard Shelton will release the new album 'An Englishman in Love in LA' in April. Featuring five original songs, three pop classics and eight celebrated jazz standards, 'An Englishman in Love in LA' is an extensive body of work inspired by Shelton's decision to begin a new life in Los Angeles.

Harry Connick, Jr. Videos

VIDEO: Taraji P. Henson & Celina Smith Talk ANNIE LIVE! on KELLY CLARKSON SHOW VideoVIDEO: Taraji P. Henson & Celina Smith Talk ANNIE LIVE! on KELLY CLARKSON SHOW
by Michael Major - Dec 2, 2021

Taraji P. Henson and Celina Smith appeared on the Kelly Clarkson Show yesterday to discuss starring in Annie LIVE! The live musical spectacular also stars Tituss Burgess, Nicole Scherzinger, Megan Hilty, and Harry Connick, Jr. Watch a clip of Smith describing the first time she met Henson now!

VIDEO: Watch Taraji P. Henson, Nicole Scherzinger & More in Action in a New ANNIE LIV VideoVIDEO: Watch Taraji P. Henson, Nicole Scherzinger & More in Action in a New ANNIE LIVE! Trailer
by Michael Major - Dec 1, 2021

NBC has released a new trailer for Annie LIVE! Check out Taraji P. Henson, Harry Connick Jr., Nicole Scherzinger, Tituss Burgess, Celina Smith, and more in action in this new ad, featuring classic songs like 'Hard Knock Life,' 'Tomorrow,' 'Easy Street,' and ''I Don't Need Anything But You!'

VIDEO: 'Hard Knock Life' & More Featured in New ANNIE LIVE! Trailer VideoVIDEO: 'Hard Knock Life' & More Featured in New ANNIE LIVE! Trailer
by Michael Major - Nov 26, 2021

The new trailer features a first look at the musical's iconic numbers, including 'Hard Knock Life', 'Tomorrow', and 'Easy Street'. Check the new footage of Celina Smith as Annie, Taraji P. Henson as Miss Hannigan, Tituss Burgess as Rooster Hannigan, Nicole Scherzinger as Grace Farrell, and Harry Connick Jr. as Daddy Warbucks now!

VIDEO: First-Look at the Cast of ANNIE LIVE! in Rehearsal VideoVIDEO: First-Look at the Cast of ANNIE LIVE! in Rehearsal
by Michael Major - Nov 16, 2021

NBC has released a look into the rehearsals for ANNIE Live! The musical event stars Taraji P. Henson, Harry Connick Jr, Celina Smith, Nicole Scherzinger, Megan Hilty, and Tituss Burgess. Watch the new video now!

VIDEO: Watch a New Ad for ANNIE LIVE! VideoVIDEO: Watch a New Ad for ANNIE LIVE!
by Michael Major - Oct 27, 2021

NBC has released a new ad for Annie LIVE! featuring Taraji P. Henson, Harry Connick Jr, and Celina Smith. The new live musical will also feature Nicole Scherzinger, Jane Krakowski, and Tituss Burgess. Watch the new video now!

VIDEO: Harry Connick Jr. Releases Music Video For 'Amazing Grace' VideoVIDEO: Harry Connick Jr. Releases Music Video For 'Amazing Grace'
by Stage Tube - Feb 13, 2021

Harry Connick Jr. has released a new music video of 'Amazing Grace.' The video was filmed inside the Sterling Opera House in Derby, CT.

Broadway Rewind: Watch Scenes from THE PAJAMA GAME, with Kelli O'Hara and Harry Conni VideoBroadway Rewind: Watch Scenes from THE PAJAMA GAME, with Kelli O'Hara and Harry Connick Jr.
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 19, 2020

Today we rewind to the 2006 Roundabout revival of The Pajama Game, starring Kelli O'Hara, Harry Connick Jr., and Michael McKean. The production ran for 129 performances at the American Airlines Theatre. The story deals with labor troubles in a pajama factory, where workers' demands for a seven-and-a-half cent raise are going unheeded. In the midst of this ordeal, love blossoms between Babe, the grievance committee head, and Sid, the new factory superintendent.

VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Releases Video of 'The Room Where It Happens' fr VideoVIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Releases Video of 'The Room Where It Happens' from HAMILTON
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2020

In a video introduced by composer/lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda, BIV continues Season 3 of BOW with an elegant and liquid rendition of a?oeThe Room Where It Happensa?? from Hamilton. This sophisticated and authoritative interpretation of the iconic song helps it become catchier than ever wrapped inside of BIV's incredible musicianship. Once again Grammy award-nominated and Tony Honoree Michael McElroy has completed his inspired arrangement with orchestrations in collaboration with Isaac Harlan, and videography by Nate Wind. Founder McElroy and BIV have enjoyed 25 years of creating spaces where love, diversity, and inspiration happen. See the latest version we've made, and join us in the room!

BWW TV: New Year, New Broadway? Stars Reveal Their Resolutions for 2020 VideoBWW TV: New Year, New Broadway? Stars Reveal Their Resolutions for 2020
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 1, 2020

2019 is over and 2020 has begun! As Broadway enters a whole new decade of artistic expression, musical innovation and dramatic diversity, Broadway's brightest stars are telling us what they want to see onstage in 2020. Watch below as Jessie Mueller, Harry Connick Jr., Derek Klena, Elizabeth Stanley, Beth Leavel, Tom Kitt and so many more weigh in!

BWW TV: Looking Back At Harry Connick Jr.'s Opening Night In ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN S VideoBWW TV: Looking Back At Harry Connick Jr.'s Opening Night In ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2019

Harry Connick Jr. is making his official return to Broadway tonight with the opening night of Harry Connick, Jr. - A Celebration of Cole Porter. To celebrate, we're looking back at his turn in Broadway's On a Clear Day You Can See Forever opposite Tony winner Jessie Mueller. Check out this video to get a peek inside the show's opening night festivities, including a special peek at Jessie's first time ever meeting Harry's former co-star Kelli O'Hara!


Harry Connick, Jr. Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Harry Connick, Jr. been in?
Harry Connick, Jr. has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Harry Connick, Jr. been in?
Harry Connick, Jr. has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Harry Connick, Jr. been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Pajama Game Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Pajama Game and Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for Thou Shalt Not .

How many shows has Harry Connick, Jr. written?
Harry Connick, Jr. has written 2 shows including Thou Shalt Not (Composer/Lyricist), Harry Connick, Jr. - A Celebration of Cole Porter (Creator).