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J. Michael Zygo

 
Bio:
Broadway: Once (original cast, Emcee, u/s Guy/Billy, Dance Capt., Assoc. Cond., Cast Album) Tours: Bridges of Madison County 1st Nat., Rock Of Ages 1st Nat., The Wedding Singer (Robbie Hart), Annie (Rooster), Oklahoma!1st Nat. (Will Parker). Film/TV: Unforgettable, Rock Of Ages, Tony Awards 2012, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Once (original cast, Emcee, u/s Guy/Billy, Dance Capt., Assoc. Cond., Cast Album) Tours: Bridges of Madison County 1st Nat., Rock Of Ages 1st Nat., The Wedding Singer (Robbie Hart), Annie (Rooster), Oklahoma!1st Nat. (Will Parker). Film/TV: Unforgettable, Rock Of Ages, Tony Awards 2012, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Doug [Replacement]
Mr. Spencer [Replacement]
Adult Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Emcee
Billy (Understudy)
Guy (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Theatre Workshop Production, 2011
Emcee

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2012]
Dance Captain

Photos

David Patrick Kelly, David Abeles, Erikka Walsh, Andy Taylor, Paul Whitty, Carlos Val Photo

David Patrick Kelly, David Abeles, Erikka Walsh, Andy Taylor, Paul Whitty, Carlos Valdes, J. Michael Zygo

From: 
Date:
12/16/2013
Andros Rodriguez (Engineer) and Lynn Pinto (Producer) join J. Michael Zygo, Adam Wesl Photo

Andros Rodriguez (Engineer) and Lynn Pinto (Producer) join J. Michael Zygo, Adam Wesley Brown, Ari McKay Wilford, Carlos Valdes, Andrea Gross and Erikka Walsh

From: 
Date:
09/25/2013
Carlos Valdes, Ari McKay Wilford, J. Michael Zygo, Adam Wesley Brown, Andrea Goss and Photo

Carlos Valdes, Ari McKay Wilford, J. Michael Zygo, Adam Wesley Brown, Andrea Goss and Erikka Walsh

From: 
Date:
09/25/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Doug [Replacement]

Mr. Spencer [Replacement]

Adult Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Emcee

Billy (Understudy)

Guy (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Theatre Workshop Production, 2011
Emcee

Productions

Dance Captain

J. Michael Zygo Biography

Broadway: Once (original cast, Emcee, u/s Guy/Billy, Dance Capt., Assoc. Cond., Cast Album) Tours: Bridges of Madison County 1st Nat., Rock Of Ages 1st Nat., The Wedding Singer (Robbie Hart), Annie (Rooster), Oklahoma!1st Nat. (Will Parker). Film/TV: Unforgettable, Rock Of Ages, Tony Awards 2012, 2013 (opening line!) For Jill & Maizy. www.thezygos.com




J. Michael Zygo News

Review: ONCE at Berkshire Theatre Group Photo Review: ONCE at Berkshire Theatre Group
by Marc Savitt - Jul 5, 2022

ONCE is one of those productions that comes along, once in a while, where audience members can truly sit back, relax, get comfortable, and enjoy as a delightful experience sweeps them up, carries them away, and lets them feel all the feels. ONCE continues at Berkshire Theatre Group’s Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield.

Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE Photo Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Running July 1 through 16 at The Colonial Theatre, the audience will be transported to a bustling Irish pub with a stage full of incredibly talented actors singing and playing their own instruments. 

Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshir Photo Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshire Theatre Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Berkshire Theatre Group and Kate Maguire have announced casting for shows in BTG’s Early Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and recipient of an NEA Grants for Arts Projects Award and more.

Fustercluck Music Productions to Produce Parody Music Videos Featuring Chilina Kenned Photo Fustercluck Music Productions to Produce Parody Music Videos Featuring Chilina Kennedy, Justin Matthew Sargent & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2020

Fustercluck Music Productions has been founded by Keith Levenson (Musical Director/Conductor of The Bridges of Madison County and Amazing Grace; conductor: Tony¬ģ and Grammy¬ģ Award winning Dreamgirls) and Gilgamesh Taggett (Oliver Warbucks in Annie; Shrek in Shrek the Musical, Satan/Warm Up Guy in Jerry Springer the Opera).

BWW Previews: ONCE at Community Arts Center-Williamsport Photo BWW Previews: ONCE at Community Arts Center-Williamsport
by Rich Mehrenberg - Oct 21, 2019

ONCE tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who's about to give up on his dream when an intriguing young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights... but their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than your everyday romance

Jenn Colella and Charles Shaughnessy to Lead PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO Photo Jenn Colella and Charles Shaughnessy to Lead PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO
by Julie Musbach - Apr 11, 2019

Pittsburgh CLO's 2019 Summer Season will be highlighted by stand-out performances from Broadway's best and distinguished stars of film and television, including Jenn Colella, star of Tony-winning Come From Away, Charles Shaughnessy, best known as Maxwell Sheffield on TV's The Nanny and Ace Young of American Idol fame.

The Fulton Theatre Presents ONCE and PINOCCHIO Photo The Fulton Theatre Presents ONCE and PINOCCHIO
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2019

The nationally regarded Fulton Theatre, in association with Virginia Repertory Theatre, is proud to present the inspiring and romantic Once, The Musical, March 21 through April 14, with Previews March 19 and 20. The actors serve as their own orchestra, playing sixteen instruments, a mixture of Celtic and traditional, for a melodic and foot-stomping good time!

BWW Review: Virginia Repertory Theatre's Hypnotic ONCE is One of the Region's Best Mu Photo BWW Review: Virginia Repertory Theatre's Hypnotic ONCE is One of the Region's Best Musicals in Years
by Jeremy Bustin - Feb 15, 2019

Believe the hype. Virginia Repertory Theatre's production of ONCE raises the bar for professional theatre and pushes the boundaries of what audiences expect from a musical.

Virginia Repertory Theatre Presents ONCE Photo Virginia Repertory Theatre Presents ONCE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

 Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of Once today, February 8, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday, March 3, 2019.  Previews will be on Wednesday, February 6 and Thursday, February 7, 2019. With music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, and book by Enda Walsh, this enchanting and emotionally captivating musical love story is based on the 2007 movie by John Carney.

Virginia Repertory Theatre Presents ONCE Photo Virginia Repertory Theatre Presents ONCE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

 Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of Once on Friday, February 8, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday, March 3, 2019.  Previews will be today, February 6 and Thursday, February 7, 2019. With music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, and book by Enda Walsh, this enchanting and emotionally captivating musical love story is based on the 2007 movie by John Carney.

J. Michael Zygo Videos

SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates 3rd Anniversary With Fan Appreciation Event And Special Mus VideoSCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates 3rd Anniversary With Fan Appreciation Event And Special Music Video
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash hit School of Rock - The Musical announces it is celebrating its third year on Broadway by kicking off its anniversary week with a special "Fan Appreciation Day" dinner party inside the Winter Garden Theatre (1634 Broadway) on Sunday, December 2, 2018.

VIDEO: The SCHOOL OF ROCK Kids Gear Up for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE! VideoVIDEO: The SCHOOL OF ROCK Kids Gear Up for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE!
by Stage Tube - Mar 30, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical worlds collide! Broadway's School of Rock - The Musical has released an all new music video for "Heaven on Their Minds," played by the show's kid band and featuring cast member John Arthur Greene singing the role of "Judas Escariot."

BWW TV: SCHOOL OF ROCK Cast Sends Birthday Message to Andrew Lloyd Webber VideoBWW TV: SCHOOL OF ROCK Cast Sends Birthday Message to Andrew Lloyd Webber
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2018

Earlier this week, at Broadway's Winter Garden Theatre, the cast of School of Rock celebrated a milestone birthday of their legendary composer, Andrew Lloyd Webber, with a special curtain call serenade led by leading man Justin Collette. Watch below!

VIDEO: SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates Two Years on Broadway VideoVIDEO: SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates Two Years on Broadway
by Stage Tube - Dec 5, 2017

Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash hit musical School of Rock The Musical will celebrate two years on Broadway, on Wednesday, December 6, 2017. The musical began preview performances at the Winter Garden Theatre (1654 Broadway) on November 9, 2015 and officially opened, to rave reviews, on December 6, 2015.

VIDEO: Glen Hansard Performs 'Falling Slowly' & More on LETTERMAN; Watch Full Concert!
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 19, 2013

Glen Hansard, composer of Broadway's Tony and Grammy Award-winning Best Musical, Once performed on the 'Late Show with David Letterman' and 'Live on Letterman' on December 12th.

BWW TV: ONCE's Jillian Lebling and Eliza Holland Madore Interview J. Michael Zygo
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 13, 2013

ONCE, the Tony and Grammy Award winning Best New Musical based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning film currently plays on Broadway at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street). The production opened to rave reviews on Sunday, March 18, 2012. In the video below, the adorable Jillian Lebling and Eliza Holland Madore who alternate in the role of Ivanka, interview fellow cast member J. Michael Zygo, who plays the Emcee. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: ONCE Performs at Macy's Day Parade!
by Stage Tube - Nov 22, 2012

America's favorite holiday tradition, the 86th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, returns to dazzle and enchant millions nationwide today, Thursday, November 22. The festivities will be featured both on NBC and CBS, each providing performances from different Broadway companies. Check out a performance from the Tony Award-winning ONCE from the CBS parade broadcast!

STAGE TUBE: THE WEDDING SINGER National Tour Vlogs - 'A Sensible Montage'
by Eddie Varley - Sep 10, 2009

Get a glimpse into the backstage life of the National Touring Company of the hit Broadway musical The Wedding Singer. The online vlogs created by cast member, Kyle Kleiboeker (Hell's Kitchen, The Musical, NBC's Lipstick Jungle) give you a unique inside look on what its like to travel across the country.

STAGE TUBE: THE WEDDING SINGER National Tour Vlogs - 'FROG HUNT Mission Complete!'
by Eddie Varley - Sep 4, 2009

Get a glimpse into the backstage life of the National Touring Company of the hit Broadway musical The Wedding Singer.

STAGE TUBE: THE WEDDING SINGER National Tour Vlogs - 'Frog Hunt'
by Eddie Varley - Sep 3, 2009

Get a glimpse into the backstage life of the National Touring Company of the hit Broadway musical The Wedding Singer. The online vlogs created by cast member, Kyle Kleiboeker (Hell's Kitchen, The Musical, NBC's Lipstick Jungle) give you a unique inside look on what its like to travel across the country. You'll find everything from exclusive backstage clips that reveal pre-show rituals, interviews with cast members to music videos and other crazy adventures.


J. Michael Zygo Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has J. Michael Zygo been in?
J. Michael Zygo has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has J. Michael Zygo been in?
J. Michael Zygo has not appeared in the West End