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Jacob Ming-Trent

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2021
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2018
Sir Toby Belch
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Public Theater Musical Adaptation, 2016
Sir Toby Belch
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Off-Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2015
Aviragus
First Gentleman
  [Broadway]
La Jolla Playhouse Broadway Transfer, 2013
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Performer
  [New York]
Reading, 2006
Preacher

Photos

Brandon E. Burton, David Ryan Smith and Jacob Ming-Trent  Photo

Brandon E. Burton, David Ryan Smith and Jacob Ming-Trent

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Date:
08/09/2021
Gbenga Akinnagbe, Susan Kelechi Watson, Jacob Ming-Trent, Pascale Armand and Kyle Sca Photo

Gbenga Akinnagbe, Susan Kelechi Watson, Jacob Ming-Trent, Pascale Armand and Kyle Scatliffe

From: 
Date:
08/09/2021
Jacob Ming-Trent  Photo

Jacob Ming-Trent

From: 
Date:
07/15/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
2021
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2018
Sir Toby Belch

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Public Theater Musical Adaptation, 2016
Sir Toby Belch

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Off-Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2015
Aviragus

First Gentleman

  [Broadway]
La Jolla Playhouse Broadway Transfer, 2013
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Performer

  [New York]
Reading, 2006
Preacher


Jacob Ming-Trent Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Gold Star
Jacob Ming-Trent, Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)

Jacob Ming-Trent News

SIX, KIMBERLY AKIMBO Lead Nominations for 2022 Drama Desk Awards Photo SIX, KIMBERLY AKIMBO Lead Nominations for 2022 Drama Desk Awards
by Nicole Rosky - May 16, 2022

Nominations for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards were announced today, and the full list of nominees is available below.

André De Shields to Receive Matador Award for Achievement in Classical Theater at RE Photo André De Shields to Receive Matador Award for Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY Benefit Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Red Bull Theater today announced that André De Shields will be honored with the Matador Award for Extraordinary Achievement in Classical Theater at REVELRY, its benefit event on Monday June 13th at 6pm.

COMPANY Documentary, ANYTHING GOES, and More Announced for PBS Great Performances 'Br Photo COMPANY Documentary, ANYTHING GOES, and More Announced for PBS Great Performances 'Broadway's Best' Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

This Friday,¬†Great Performances¬†returns with its fifth annual¬†‚ÄúBroadway‚Äôs Best‚Ä̬†lineup, premiering¬†Fridays, May 13-27 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 2, 2022

The 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway was presented on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball.

KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel A Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards; Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - May 1, 2022

The 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway will be presented tonight, Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball beginning at 7:00pm EST. Stick with BroadwayWorld tonight as we share LIVE updates of the winners.

KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 7, 2022

Nominations for the 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were announced today by theatre veterans Lilli Cooper and Lea DeLaria, stars of Broadway’s POTUS. With COVID safety in mind, rather than having one host and multiple presenters, this year the Awards will be handed out by a few Host/Presenter pairs on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball beginning at 7:00pm EST. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and Lucille Lortel Theatre, with additional support provided by TDF.

Epic Theatre Ensemble: Empowering Young People to Use Their Voice Through Performance Photo Epic Theatre Ensemble: Empowering Young People to Use Their Voice Through Performance For Social Change
by Carian Lynée Parker - Mar 3, 2022

Since its founding on September 11, 2001; Epic Theatre Ensemble continues to inspire young people to utilize their voice through performance to create social change and motivate civic dialogue.

Great Performances' 'Broadway's Best' Returns With ANYTHING GOES, MERRY WIVES, and KE Photo Great Performances' 'Broadway's Best' Returns With ANYTHING GOES, MERRY WIVES, and KEEPING COMPANY WITH SONDHEIM
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2022

This spring, Great Performances returns with its fifth annual ‚ÄúBroadway's Best‚ÄĚ lineup, premiering Fridays, May 13-27 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS.

Maggie Rose Releases New Song From Fiction Podcast Starring Fred Savage Photo Maggie Rose Releases New Song From Fiction Podcast Starring Fred Savage
by Michael Major - Mar 1, 2022

This eight-episode season will run every Tuesday from March 15 through May 3. Rolling Stone Country premiered Maggie Rose's song from the soundtrack and fans can subscribe to the podcast via Apple, Spotify, as well as other DSPs. Listen to the new song now!

Stream THE ALCHEMIST On-Demand Now! Photo Stream THE ALCHEMIST On-Demand Now!
by - Feb 3, 2022

Special Offer - Stream THE ALCHEMIST on-demand now!

Jacob Ming-Trent Videos

VIDEO: Watch a Promo for Episode Three on WATCHMEN on HBO VideoVIDEO: Watch a Promo for Episode Three on WATCHMEN on HBO
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2019

Get a first look at episode three of HBO's Watchmen, titled ' She Was Killed by Space Junk.'

VIDEO: HBO Debuts Official Trailer for WATCHMEN VideoVIDEO: HBO Debuts Official Trailer for WATCHMEN
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2019

There is a vast and insidious conspiracy at play. Watchmen debuts this October on HBO.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 21- HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, March 21- HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2019

On this day in 2013, the new musical Hands On A Hardbody opened on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

#TBT: HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway! Video#TBT: HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 21, 2019

Six years ago today, the uplifting musical Hands on a Hardbody, based on a documentary of the same name, opened on Broadway featuring Broadway favorites like Keala Settle, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and Alison Case! To celebrate the occasion, we're throwing it back to the show's opening night with the show's cast and their real life counterparts! Check out the footage below!

VIDEO: On This Day, March 21- Broadway Feels the Joy with HANDS ON A HARDBODY VideoVIDEO: On This Day, March 21- Broadway Feels the Joy with HANDS ON A HARDBODY
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2018

On this day in 2013, the new American musical Hands on a Hardbody opened at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT Musical in Central Park
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 7, 2016

The Public Theater's free PUBLIC WORKS production of TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, with music and lyrics by Shaina Taub, and directed by Kwame Kwei-Armah, just finished its run at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, September 2 through September 5. BroadwayWorld has highlights from the show below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Shakespeare in the Park's CYMBELINE, Starring Lily Rabe, Hamish Linklater & More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2015

The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park continues with CYMBELINE, which began performances on Thursday, July 23, and runs through Sunday, August 23, with an official press opening on Monday, August 10. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Audiences React to A.R.T.'s 'FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS'
by Stage Tube - Feb 18, 2015

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus, presents Suzan-Lori Parks' epic Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3), directed by Jo Bonney, in a co-production with The Public Theater in New York. Performances run now through March 1 at the Loeb Drama Center. Click below to see what audiences think of the show!

HANDS ON A HARDBODY Cast Album Gets 7/9 Digital Release
by Stage Tube - Jun 13, 2013

Ghostlights Records has just announced that the Original Broadway Cast Recording of HANDS ON A HARDBODY will be released for digital download on July 9, 2013 and the CD will arrive in stores on August 13. The show was nominated for three 2013 Tony Awards, including "Best Original Score." The album features a cut song from the show called "The Tryers" as a special bonus track. In the video below, Amanda Green and Trey Anastasio talk about the music and what to expect from the album!

BWW TV Exclusive: The Real Contestants of HANDS ON A HARDBODY- Hunter Foster Talks Benny Perkins!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 8, 2013

The new American musical Hands on a Hardbody just celebrated opening night on March 21, at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street). Inspired by true events and based on the acclaimed 1997 documentary of the same name, the musical tells the story of ten Texans with dreams of changing their lives by winning a truck. BroadwayWorld recently chatted with the show's stars about bringing the stories of real people to life on the Broadway stage, and in this final video of the series, Hunter Foster discusses his real-life counterpart- Benny Perkins.


Jacob Ming-Trent Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jacob Ming-Trent been in?
Jacob Ming-Trent has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Jacob Ming-Trent been in?
Jacob Ming-Trent has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jacob Ming-Trent been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (The Lortels) for Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3) .

What awards has Jacob Ming-Trent won?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (The Lortels) for Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3).