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Jacob Keith Watson

 
Birth Place:
Arkansas
Bio:
Broadway/NYC: Carousel (Enoch Snow), Hello, Dolly!, Violet, Amélie, The Phantom of the Opera (Joseph Buquet/Monsieur Reyer), 1776 (Robert Livingston, Encores!), Mack & Mabel (Harry, Encores!) National tour: Chicago (Amos Hart). Regional: Shrek the Musical (Shrek, Broadway at Music ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Arkansas

Bio:
Broadway/NYC: Carousel (Enoch Snow), Hello, Dolly!, Violet, Amélie, The Phantom of the Opera (Joseph Buquet/Monsieur Reyer), 1776 (Robert Livingston, Encores!), Mack & Mabel (Harry, Encores!) National tour: Chicago (Amos Hart). Regional: Shrek the Musical (Shrek, Broadway at Music ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival Production, 2022
Mr. Spencer
Terry
  [Regional (US)]
Berkeley Rep World Premiere, 2020
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2020
Ensemble
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
East Coast Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2019
Video Store Owner
Waldo
  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Ensemble
Enoch Snow (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer (Swing)
Nino (Understudy)
  [Los Angeles]
Center Theatre Group Pre-Broadway Engagement, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Robert Livingston
  [Los Angeles]
Berkley Rep World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer (Swing)
  [US Tour]
National Tour (2014-2015), 2014
Amos Hart
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Production, 2014
Performer (Swing)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Joseph Buquet [Replacement]
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Photos

ohn Gallagher, Jr. (Mate)
	(second row) Cameron Johnson (Ensemble), Taurean Everett ( Photo

ohn Gallagher, Jr. (Mate) (second row) Cameron Johnson (Ensemble), Taurean Everett (Ensemble), Jacob Keith Watson (Ensemble), and Vishal Vaidya (Ensemble) (back row) Adrian Blake Enscoe (Little Brother) and Stark Sands (Big Brother)

From: 
Date:
01/19/2022
Adrian Blake Enscoe (Little Brother) and Stark Sands (Big Brother)
	(second row l to  Photo

Adrian Blake Enscoe (Little Brother) and Stark Sands (Big Brother) (second row l to r) Cameron Johnson (Ensemble), Taurean Everett (Ensemble), Vishal Vaidya (Ensemble), Jacob Keith Watson (Ensemble), and John Gallagher, Jr. (Mate)

From: 
Date:
01/19/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival Production, 2022
Mr. Spencer

Terry

  [Regional (US)]
Berkeley Rep World Premiere, 2020
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2020
Ensemble

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
East Coast Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2019
Video Store Owner

Waldo

  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Ensemble

Enoch Snow (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer (Swing)

Nino (Understudy)

  [Los Angeles]
Center Theatre Group Pre-Broadway Engagement, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Robert Livingston

  [Los Angeles]
Berkley Rep World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer (Swing)

  [US Tour]
National Tour (2014-2015), 2014
Amos Hart

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Production, 2014
Performer (Swing)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Joseph Buquet [Replacement]

Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Jacob Keith Watson Biography

Broadway/NYC: Carousel (Enoch Snow), Hello, Dolly!, Violet, Amélie, The Phantom of the Opera (Joseph Buquet/Monsieur Reyer), 1776 (Robert Livingston, Encores!), Mack & Mabel (Harry, Encores!) National tour: Chicago (Amos Hart). Regional: Shrek the Musical (Shrek, Broadway at Music Circus-Sacramento), Into the Woods (The Baker, Arkansas Repertory Theatre), Benny & Joon (Waldo, Paper Mill Playhouse), As You Like It (Corin), Twelfth Night (Feste), A Christmas Carol (Marley’s Ghost), Pagliacci (Beppe), La Boheme (Rodolfo). Symphony performances: Featured Soloist in New York, New York at the Kurt Weill Festival in Germany with Maestro James Holmes, Kurt Weill on Broadway at Symphony Space among many others. JKW is a past winner of the Lotte Lenya Competition and the NATS National Music Theatre Competition. Follow JKW on Instagram @JacobKeithWatson




Jacob Keith Watson News

New York Theatre Workshop MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Adds Krystal Joy Brown, Katie Rose Cl Photo New York Theatre Workshop MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Adds Krystal Joy Brown, Katie Rose Clarke And More
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop has announced full casting for Merrily We Roll Along. Featuring music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, a book by George Furth, and based on the original play by George S. Kaufman & Moss Hart, Merrily We Roll Along is directed by Olivier Award winner Maria Friedman and choreographed by Tim Jackson.

Photos: Baayork Lee, Erika Henningsen, Jason Tam and More 
In Transport Group's RODG Photo Photos: Baayork Lee, Erika Henningsen, Jason Tam and More In Transport Group's RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN: A BROADWAY CELEBRATION
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2022

Go inside Transport Group's all-star concert Rodgers & Hammerstein: A Broadway Celebration, presented as part of the Anne L. Bernstein Concert Series in Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Center. 

Erika Henningsen, Donna Lynne Champlin, Rachel Bay Jones, and More Set For RODGERS &  Photo Erika Henningsen, Donna Lynne Champlin, Rachel Bay Jones, and More Set For RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN: A BROADWAY CELEBRATION
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2022

Transport Group has announced that Rodgers & Hammerstein: A Broadway Celebration will be the next installment in its Anne L. Bernstein Concert Series on Monday, June 27, 2022, at 8pm in Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Center, 129 West 67 Street.

Performances Begin Tomorrow for SISTER ACT Starring Nicole Vanessa Ortiz & More at Pa Photo Performances Begin Tomorrow for SISTER ACT Starring Nicole Vanessa Ortiz & More at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

Performances begin tomorrow, Wednesday, June 1 for the Broadway musical Sister Act at Paper Mill Playhouse. Sister Act features music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner, and additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane.

BWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Arkansas Repertory Theatre Runs Through May 15 Photo BWW Review: INTO THE WOODS at Arkansas Repertory Theatre Runs Through May 15
by Theresa Bertram - Apr 25, 2022

For most Arkansans, going into the woods is a normal, recreational blessing that makes them happy, but when the Arkansas Repertory Theatre, 601 Main St., in Little Rock, takes the audience INTO THE WOODS, the tale goes beyond happily ever after and is far from a traditional ending.

VIDEO: First Look At Arkansas Repertory Theatre for INTO THE WOODS With Hillary Clint Photo VIDEO: First Look At Arkansas Repertory Theatre for INTO THE WOODS With Hillary Clinton As The Giant
by Stage Tube - Apr 22, 2022

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre presents Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into The Woods, and we've got a video preview of the production.

Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, Akron Watson, Jennifer Allen, and More Will Lead SISTER ACT at  Photo Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, Akron Watson, Jennifer Allen, and More Will Lead SISTER ACT at Paper Mill Playhouse; Full Cast Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

The cast will feature Nicole Vanessa Ortiz (Paper Mill Debut, Smokey Joe's Cafe Off-Broadway) as Deloris Van Cartier, Akron Watson (Paper Mill Debut, The Color Purple on Broadway) as Curtis, Jennifer Allen (Carnival at Paper Mill, The Bridges of Madison County on Broadway) as Mother Superior, and more!

Hillary Clinton Joins Arkansas Repertory Theatre for INTO THE WOODS Photo Hillary Clinton Joins Arkansas Repertory Theatre for INTO THE WOODS
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2022

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre will present Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into The Woods, running April 19-May 15, and very familiar face can be found among the show's cast list.

Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces Single Tickets On Sale For INTO THE WOODS Photo Arkansas Repertory Theatre Announces Single Tickets On Sale For INTO THE WOODS
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre has announced that single tickets are on sale for Into The Woods, running April 19-May 15. Single tickets can be purchased online at www.TheRep.org or by calling the Box Office at (501) 378-0405.

VIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep Photo VIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2022

When the world premiere production of Swept Away, with music and lyrics by The Avett Brothers, concluded its third extension at Berkeley Rep on Sunday, March 13, fans had traveled to see the show from every state in the nation, as well as from eight different countries around the world.

Jacob Keith Watson Videos

VIDEO: First Look At Arkansas Repertory Theatre for INTO THE WOODS With Hillary Clint VideoVIDEO: First Look At Arkansas Repertory Theatre for INTO THE WOODS With Hillary Clinton As The Giant
by Stage Tube - Apr 22, 2022

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre presents Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into The Woods, and we've got a video preview of the production.

VIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep VideoVIDEO: Cast of SWEPT AWAY Takes Final Bow at Berkeley Rep
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2022

When the world premiere production of Swept Away, with music and lyrics by The Avett Brothers, concluded its third extension at Berkeley Rep on Sunday, March 13, fans had traveled to see the show from every state in the nation, as well as from eight different countries around the world.

VIDEO: Watch John Gallagher, Jr., Stark Sands & More Sing from SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley VideoVIDEO: Watch John Gallagher, Jr., Stark Sands & More Sing from SWEPT AWAY at Berkeley Rep
by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2022

An all new video has been released from Swept Away at Berkeley Rep! Watch the cast perform 'Lord Lay Your Hand on My Shoulder/Ain’t No Man' here!

WATCH: Stark Sands and Adrian Blake Enscoe Perform 'Murder in the City' From New Musi VideoWATCH: Stark Sands and Adrian Blake Enscoe Perform 'Murder in the City' From New Musical SWEPT AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 16, 2021

A new live performance of ‚ÄúMurder in the City‚ÄĚ from the new musical¬†Swept Away,¬†featuring the music and lyrics of three-time Grammy Award¬ģ¬†nominated folk rock band¬†The Avett Brothers, in their theater debut, has just been released.

WATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SW VideoWATCH: The Avett Brothers Release First Video of Title Song From Their New Musical SWEPT AWAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2021

A first-ever video of the title song from the new musical Swept Away, featuring Grammy Award nominated folk rock band The Avett Brothers ('America's biggest roots band,' Rolling Stone), in their theater debut, has just been released.

Video Flashback: Watch Phillipa Soo in a Scene From the Pre-Broadway Run of AMELIE at VideoVideo Flashback: Watch Phillipa Soo in a Scene From the Pre-Broadway Run of AMELIE at the Ahmanson
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2020

Center Theatre Group has released a new video in its Scenes From the Vault series. This time, they're flashing back with a clip of Phillipa Soo in the pre-Broadway run of Amelie at the Ahmanson in 2016!

VIDEO: First Look at Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper  VideoVIDEO: First Look at Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Apr 26, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil. Benny & Joon began performances Thursday, April 4, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Benny & Joon is presented by special arrangement with Larry Hirschhorn. Opening Night is set for Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 7:00pm.

VIDEO: Watch Clips of Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper VideoVIDEO: Watch Clips of Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil. Benny & Joon began performances Thursday, April 4, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Benny & Joon is presented by special arrangement with Larry Hirschhorn. Opening Night is set for Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 7:00pm.

BWW TV: Hannah Elless, Bryce Pinkham & More Preview Paper Mill's BENNY & JOON! VideoBWW TV: Hannah Elless, Bryce Pinkham & More Preview Paper Mill's BENNY & JOON!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 24, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse will soon present the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil.

BWW TV: Get Dreaming with Highlights of Phillipa Soo & More in AMELIE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 28, 2017

AMELIE, A NEW MUSICAL, is currently in previews and will officially open at the Walter Kerr Theatre(219 W 48th Street) on April 3, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a whimsical first look at the cast in action below!


Jacob Keith Watson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jacob Keith Watson been in?
Jacob Keith Watson has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Jacob Keith Watson been in?
Jacob Keith Watson has not appeared in the West End