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Jacob Smith

 
Birth Place:
Cedar Rapids, IA
Bio:
Originally from Cedar Falls, Iowa, Jacob L. Smith is a graduate of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York City and received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of Northern Iowa (UNI). Jake appeared in the 2010 Broadway Rising Stars concert at Town ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Cedar Rapids, IA

Bio:
Originally from Cedar Falls, Iowa, Jacob L. Smith is a graduate of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York City and received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of Northern Iowa (UNI). Jake appeared in the 2010 Broadway Rising Stars concert at Town ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2021
Nigel (Alternate) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
  [Regional (US)]
Denver Center Pre-Broadway Engagement, 2017
Ensemble
  [Chicago]
World Premiere Chicago Production, 2016
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
National Tour [Phoenix Entertainment], 2011
Dennis Dupree [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
National Tour [Phoenix Entertainment], 2010
Sir Dennis Galahad
The Black Knight
Prince Herbert's Father
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Child
Broadway: Doctor Zhivago. To be; that is the answer. Thanks to Mom and Dad, my family, teachers, and friends, 9Muse, Tara Rubin Casting, and J.C. www.JacobLSmith.com.

Photos

Delilah joins Jacob Smith, Nina Lafarga, Lauren Nicole Chapman, Alyssa Fox, Aisha Jac Photo

Delilah joins Jacob Smith, Nina Lafarga, Lauren Nicole Chapman, Alyssa Fox, Aisha Jackson, Ryann Redmond and Jake David Smith

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07/25/2019
Jacob Smith, Nina Lafarga, Lauren Nicole Chapman, Alyssa Fox, Aisha Jackson, Ryann Re Photo

Jacob Smith, Nina Lafarga, Lauren Nicole Chapman, Alyssa Fox, Aisha Jackson, Ryann Redmond and Jake David Smith

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Date:
07/25/2019
Jacob Smith and Nicholas Ward Photo

Jacob Smith and Nicholas Ward

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Date:
10/08/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2021
Nigel (Alternate) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble

  [Regional (US)]
Denver Center Pre-Broadway Engagement, 2017
Ensemble

  [Chicago]
World Premiere Chicago Production, 2016
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ensemble

  [US Tour]
National Tour [Phoenix Entertainment], 2011
Dennis Dupree [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
National Tour [Phoenix Entertainment], 2010
Sir Dennis Galahad

The Black Knight

Prince Herbert's Father

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Child

Broadway: Doctor Zhivago. To be; that is the answer. Thanks to Mom and Dad, my family, teachers, and friends, 9Muse, Tara Rubin Casting, and J.C. www.JacobLSmith.com.

Jacob Smith Biography

Originally from Cedar Falls, Iowa, Jacob L. Smith is a graduate of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York City and received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of Northern Iowa (UNI). Jake appeared in the 2010 Broadway Rising Stars concert at Town Hall in New York. He has also appeared off-Broadway as Mike Mooney in Paint Your Wagon, and as Peter Boroff in Silk Stockings, both at the McGinn/Cazale Theater for Musicals Tonight!. Jake finished his second year with the Broadway National Tour of Spamalot as Sir Dennis Galahad, the Black Knight, and Father and played Dennis Dupree in the the Broadway National Tour of Rock of Ages. Jake will be appearing in Broadway's Dr. Zhivago at the Broadway Theatre starting April 21st, 2015.




Jacob Smith News

25 PLAYS PER HOUR Returns to Hollywood Fringe in June Photo 25 PLAYS PER HOUR Returns to Hollywood Fringe in June
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022

Theatre Unleashed is back performing live theatre to packed houses, and the company thought there would be no better way to celebrate than with a new edition of one of its most popular and critically acclaimed brands.

Theatre Unleashed Brings All New 25 PLAYS PER HOUR To Fringe! Photo Theatre Unleashed Brings All New 25 PLAYS PER HOUR To Fringe!
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2022

Theatre Unleashed is back performing live theatre to packed houses, and the company thought there would be no better way to celebrate than with a new edition of one of its most popular and critically acclaimed brands.

Photo Flash: February 8th THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater Gets Rowdy Photo Photo Flash: February 8th THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater Gets Rowdy When Dan Finnerty Drops In
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 14, 2022

It was a usual great week at Birdland Theater for THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER... only a little more great because Dan Finnerty and Susie Mosher in the same room gets the party going.

Julia Murney, Zak Resnick & Joomin Hwang Join BROADWAY SINGS CHROMATICA Photo Julia Murney, Zak Resnick & Joomin Hwang Join BROADWAY SINGS CHROMATICA
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021

The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series is making its long-awaited in-person return celebrating Lady Gaga’s epic 2020 album Chromatica. On September 27 at 8pm, a bombshell cast of stars will belt out completely new arrangements of the hits of the award-winning album, accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra at the beautiful Sony Hall.

Alice Ripley, Alex Newell, Kate Rockwell and More Set for BROADWAY SINGS LADY GAGA'S Photo Alice Ripley, Alex Newell, Kate Rockwell and More Set for BROADWAY SINGS LADY GAGA'S CHROMATICA
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 25, 2021

The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series is making its long-awaited in-person return celebrating Lady Gaga's epic 2020 album Chromatica. 

The Fulton Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo The Fulton Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2021

A year ago, it was ‚ÄúThe Impossible Dream,‚ÄĚ now, the nationally regarded Fulton Theatre is proud to announce a marquee season in the theatre's 169th year. The Fulton invites audiences to ‚ÄúReturn to LIVE,‚ÄĚ beginning this summer with a concert series that will ease back into full audiences.

Viral A Cappella Sensation T.3 at Announced THE BLACK BOX Outdoors Under the Tent Photo Viral A Cappella Sensation T.3 at Announced THE BLACK BOX Outdoors Under the Tent
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 12, 2021

THE BLACK BOX will welcome back viral a cappella sensation T.3 as part of their Spring Arts Awakening Series on April 24.

Ramin Karimloo and Bonnie Milligan Join AS THE CURTAIN RISES Podcast Photo Ramin Karimloo and Bonnie Milligan Join AS THE CURTAIN RISES Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2020

AS THE CURTAIN RISES will return to the Broadway Podcast Network with four more episodes of the fabulously dishy and utterly delectable binge worthy shenanigans. Joining the star-studded cast are Ramin Karimloo and Bonnie Milligan amongst various special Broadway guests (playing themselves).

Alex Brightman, Ariana Debose, Andrew Barth Feldman, Ashley Park and More Star in AS  Photo Alex Brightman, Ariana Debose, Andrew Barth Feldman, Ashley Park and More Star in AS THE CURTAIN RISES Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

The Broadway Podcast Network has announced Broadway’s first digital Soap Opera, AS THE CURTAIN RISES. Written by Dori Berinstein and Mark Peikert, AS THE CURTAIN RISES takes you on a never before behind the scenes look at the drama behind the most dramatic business in the world.

Viral A Cappella Sensation T.3 to Perform at THE BLACK BOX Photo Viral A Cappella Sensation T.3 to Perform at THE BLACK BOX
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 17, 2020

THE BLACK BOX, the regiona??s premiere concert, theater, and event venue, will present a cappella viral sensation T.3 live in concert on Saturday, October 3 at 6:30 and 8:15 pm socially distanced on their outdoor stage. T.3 went viral on TikTok last winter for their cover of a?oeInto the Unknowna?? from Frozen 2.

Jacob Smith Videos

VIDEO: FROZEN Ushers Create Love Letter to the Show VideoVIDEO: FROZEN Ushers Create Love Letter to the Show
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2020

As BroadwayWorld previously announced, Frozen will not be re-opening when Broadway returns from its shutdown. In honor of the show, the ushers at the St. James Theatre created a video, set to Let It Go.

VIDEO: Alex Brightman, Liam Fennecken, Brendan Jacob Smith and Jim Hogan Sing 'I Don' VideoVIDEO: Alex Brightman, Liam Fennecken, Brendan Jacob Smith and Jim Hogan Sing 'I Don't Care Much'
by Stage Tube - May 7, 2020

Alex Brightman today joined Liam Fennecken, Brendan Jacob Smith and Jim Hogan virtually to sing 'I Don't Care Much' from Cabaret.

VIDEO: See FROZEN's McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renee Perform the Television Debut of 'I VideoVIDEO: See FROZEN's McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renee Perform the Television Debut of 'I Can't Lose You'
by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2020

On Friday's episode of Live with Kelly and Ryan, Frozen on Broadway's new Anna and Elsa,  McKenzie Kurtz and Ciara Renée, performed the television debut of 'I Can't Lose You.' 

VIDEO: FROZEN Celebrates Cast Album Release With 'Let It Go' Music Video VideoVIDEO: FROZEN Celebrates Cast Album Release With 'Let It Go' Music Video
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2018

To celebrate the debut of the Frozen Original Broadway Cast Recording, the show has just released a brand new, behind-the-scenes music video of its best known song and Act I closer, "Let It Go." This is the first time that the Broadway version of the song, and Caissie Levy's (Elsa) thrilling vocal performance, have been heard outside of the St. James Theatre. The video takes the viewer into the recording studio with Levy and into the backstage and onstage worlds of the cast of the Broadway production of Frozen. "Let It Go" won the Academy Award¬ģ in 2014 for Best Original Song.

BWW TV: Hot Video! First Look at FROZEN on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Hot Video! First Look at FROZEN on Broadway!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2018

Disney's new Broadway musical Frozen celebrates its opening night at the St. James Theatre tonight, Thursday, March 22, 2018 and we've finally got a look at footage from the show via a just-released trailer!

VIDEO: FROZEN Composers Go Behind the Scenes of Elsa's New Song 'Monster' VideoVIDEO: FROZEN Composers Go Behind the Scenes of Elsa's New Song 'Monster'
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2018

Frozen Fridays have commenced with the first of four new songs written by Oscar winners Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez for Disney Theatrical's new Broadway musical Frozen!

VIDEO: FROZEN Cast and Creatives Chat Bringing Arendelle to Life in Denver VideoVIDEO: FROZEN Cast and Creatives Chat Bringing Arendelle to Life in Denver
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2017

Elsa is poised to cast her spell over Broadway, but first, Denver! Watch as Caissie Levy, Patti Murin, and director Michael Grandage discuss the journey from page to stage as Frozen the musical tells its story for the first time (in forever).

VIDEO: FROZEN Broadway with Anna, Elsa, Olaf and More! Go Inside Rehearsal! VideoVIDEO: FROZEN Broadway with Anna, Elsa, Olaf and More! Go Inside Rehearsal!
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2017

Disney's new Broadway musical Frozen releases the first sneak peek at the production, with interviews with the creative team behind the musical and footage from inside the rehearsal room. We're taking you behind the scenes below!

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from PARADE at Finger Lakes!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 6, 2017

The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival (FLMTF) presents Jason Robert Brown's Tony Award winning musical drama, Parade. The show runs now through July 26 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Auburn, N.Y.'s Emerson Park. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

VIDEO: Watch The Broadway Stars of FROZEN Sing From The Show
by Alan Henry - Jun 16, 2017

Disney Theatrical Productions has just announced the full cast and creative team for its new Broadway musical, Frozen, which will join hits Aladdin and The Lion King on Broadway in spring 2018 at the St. James Theatre. Check out its two stars singing from the show below!


Jacob Smith Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jacob Smith been in?
Jacob Smith has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Jacob Smith been in?
Jacob Smith has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Jacob Smith's first West End show?
Jacob Smith's first West End show was Matilda the Musical which opened in 2021