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Jack Lane is a multi-talented performer who has made a name for himself on both stage and screen. Born and raised in New York City, Lane developed a love for the arts at a young age and began pursuing his passion for acting in his teenage years.



Lane's first major breakthrough came when he landed a role in the original Broadway production of "The Book of Mormon." He played the role of Elder Price, the young, ambitious Mormon missionary who travels to Uganda on a mission to convert the locals. Lane's performance was praised for its energy, humor, and heart, and he quickly became a fan favorite.

Since his success in "The Book of Mormon," Lane has continued to work in the theater world, appearing in productions of "Dear Evan Hansen," "Hamilton," and "Wicked." He has also made a name for himself in the world of television and film, appearing in a number of popular shows and movies.

One of Lane's most notable on-screen roles was in the hit Netflix series "Stranger Things." He played the role of Detective Powell, a member of the Hawkins police force who helps investigate the supernatural happenings in the small Indiana town. Lane's performance was praised for its intensity and authenticity, and he quickly became a fan favorite.

In addition to his work in acting, Lane is also a talented musician. He has released several albums of original music, showcasing his skills as a singer-songwriter. His music has been featured in a number of films and television shows, including "Stranger Things" and "The Book of Mormon."

Despite his success in the entertainment industry, Lane remains grounded and focused on his craft. He is known for his dedication to his work and his willingness to take on challenging roles that push him to grow as a performer.

Lane's talent and hard work have earned him a number of awards and accolades over the years. He has been nominated for several Tony Awards, and has won a Drama Desk Award for his work in "The Book of Mormon." He has also been recognized for his contributions to the world of music, winning a Grammy Award for his album "Songs for a New World."

In his personal life, Lane is known for his philanthropic work and his commitment to giving back to his community. He has worked with a number of charities and non-profit organizations over the years, using his platform to raise awareness and funds for important causes.

Overall, Jack Lane is a versatile and talented performer who has made a significant impact on the world of entertainment. With his passion, dedication, and talent, he is sure to continue making waves in the industry for years to come.

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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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[Broadway, 2012]
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Jack Lane Awards and Nominations


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Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Play

Jack LaneThe Humans


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Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Musical

Jack Lane, Fun Home

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& JULIET Recoups on Broadway

& Juliet has recouped its production costs on Broadway as of April 14, 2024, becoming the first new musical of the 2022-23 Broadway season to announce its recoupment.
BWW Q&A: Gayle Seay of STEEL MAGNOLIAS at STAGES St. Louis

Join Gayle Seay as she discusses her journey from performer to Artistic Director and her work on Steel Magnolias at STAGES St. Louis. The show runs at the Ross Family Theatre, Kirkwood Performing Arts Center, from May 31 to June 30. Learn about her inspiration, directorial approach, and more in this exclusive interview.
St. Louis' Jack Lane Notches His 7th Tony Nomination for Producing WATER FOR ELEPHANTS

For the second year in row and the seventh time in his career St. Louisan Jack Lane has been nominated for a Tony Award, this time for his work on WATER FOR ELEPHANTS.  In addition to his nomination for Best Musical, WATER FOR ELEPHANTS was nominated for Best Direction of a Musical, Book of a Musical, Choreography, Scenic Design, Costume Design, and Lighting Design.  
The UK Pantomime Association Reveals Nominees For The Pantomime Awards 2024

Get the latest on The Pantomime Awards 2024 nominees, announced by The UK Pantomime Association in association with Stagecoach. The awards ceremony is set for Tuesday 18 June 2024 at 7pm at G Live in Guildford.
The UK Pantomime Association announces the nominees for The Pantomime Awards 2024

Founded in 2021, the UK Pantomime Association (UKPA) is a charity that explores, shares and celebrates pantomime by investigating the genre's rich past, engaging with contemporary practice and inspiring the future.
MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, CABARET & More Lead in Nominations for 2024 Drama League Awards

Read the full list of 2024 Drama League Nominations! Nominations include Cabaret, Merrily We Roll Along and more.
SHUCKED, KIMBERLY AKIMBO, & JULIET, and SOME LIKE IT HOT Headline the 2024-2025 Broadway Season at The Fabulous Fox Theatre in St. Louis

John O’Brien, The Fabulous Fox Theatre’s Vice President of Programming and Marketing, and Cindy Vargo, Vice President of Sales and Membership announced the shows for the upcoming 2024-2025 Broadway Season on Tuesday morning. Joining them for the announcement was their special guest and native St. Louisan Mike Bosner of Bosner Productions. Bosner is the lead producer of the hit musical SHUCKED.  In addition to SHUCKED, the eight show season will include: BACK TO THE FUTURE: The Musical, The Neil Diamond Musical: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, PETER PAN, SIX, SOME LIKE IT HOT, KIMBERLY AKIMBO, and & JULIET.
Wilton's Music Hall Reveals Summer 2024 Season Lineup

Wilton's Music Hall has revealed the lineup for its 2024 summer season. The season will kick off this June with The Sorcerer and will continue thorugh the end of the summer. Learn more about the lineup here!
Wolverhampton Grand Reveals Lineup Of New Season Of Shows On Sale

A selection of new shows are to go on sale at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre including Reginald Rose's gripping courtroom thriller TWELVE ANGRY MEN and winner of the 2023 Writers' Guild Award for Best Play, WONDER BOY.
Cast Set for THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG at The Kennedy Center

The cast has been revealed for the The Play That Goes Wrong Washington, D.C. production coming to The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts for a limited three-and-a-half week engagement.
Ellie Kemper to Join PETER PAN GOES WRONG as a Special Guest Star This Month

Ellie Kemper will be joining Peter Pan Goes Wrong as a special guest star for performances beginning Tuesday June 20 through Sunday June 25. Learn how to purchase tickets!
Interview: Luis Salgado of AIDA at STAGES St. Louis In The Ross Family Theater At The Kirkwood Performing Arts Center

Last year, Luis Salgado directed and choreographed IN THE HEIGHTS at STAGES St. Louis. It was among the most critically acclaimed productions of the year in St. Louis. His production was recognized with 11 St. Louis Critics Circle nominations and six wins including Outstanding Production, Outstanding Ensemble and Outstanding Choreography. This year, Salgado returns to STAGES St. Louis to direct and choreograph AIDA.
PETER PAN GOES WRONG Extends on Broadway Before Los Angeles Run

The producers of Broadway’s Peter Pan Goes Wrong, the international sensation from Mischief, have announced that the show has been extended for another two weeks through July 23 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre before heading to Los Angeles!
Interview: St. Louis Area Producers Mike Bosner, Mike Isaacson, Jack Lane, and Terry Schnuck Nominated for Tony Awards

Last week when the Tony Award Nominations were announced, four producers with ties to the St. Louis area figured prominently in the races for Best Musical and Best Musical Revival. Broadway World had the opportunity to sit down with St. Louis Native Mike Bosner, The Muny’s Mike Isaacson, STAGES St. Louis founder Jack Lane, and St. Louis based producer Terry Schnuck. Each of these theatre executives have enjoyed enormous success producing plays and musicals on Broadway. In fact, in previous years these four men have amassed over 30 nominations and 14-Tony wins among them. This year, the Tony nominations again included nods for each of these gentlemen. Mike Isaacson is nominated for Best Revival of a Musical for PARADE. Jack Lane is nominated for Best Musical for & JULIET. Mike Bosner and Terry Schnuck are nominated for Best Musical for SHUCKED.
INTO THE WOODS, SWEENEY TODD, A DOLL'S HOUSE & More Lead in Nominations for 2023 Drama League Awards

The Drama League has announced the 2023 Drama League Awards Nominees. See the full list!
Neil Patrick Harris Extends Run in PETER PAN GOES WRONG Through Early May

Neil Patrick Harris’ guest star run in Broadway’s Peter Pan Goes Wrong is extending! See performance dates, and learn how to purchase tickets!
Photos: First Look at PETER PAN GOES WRONG, Featuring Neil Patrick Harris

Peter Pan Goes Wrong, the international sensation from Mischief, opens tonight, Wednesday, April 19th at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on Broadway for a limited engagement. Check out all new photos, featuring Neil Patrick Harris who appears in the show for a limited time!
Neil Patrick Harris To Join the Company of PETER PAN GOES WRONG

Broadway’s Peter Pan Goes Wrong will welcome Tony and Emmy Award-winner Neil Patrick Harris to the company as a special guest star. See how to purchase tickets!
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Extends Through October 2023

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THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG Welcomes New Cast Members and Celebrates Its 200,001st Audience Member

Changes are afoot at The Play That Goes Wrong, which welcomes three new cast members to the production now playing at New World Stages starting tonight. Adam Petherbridge will take over the role of Max, reprising the role he played on the national tour, Trevor Braun joins as Dennis, and Clyde Voce makes his Off-Broadway debut as Jonathan.

Jack Lane FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What awards has Jack Lane been nominated for?

Jack Lane has been nominated for Best Play at the Tony Awards for "The Humans" and Best Musical at the Tony Awards for "Fun Home."

What awards has Jack Lane won?

Jack Lane has won the Tony Award for Best Play for "The Humans" and the Tony Award for Best Musical for "Fun Home."

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