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James Cusati-Moyer

 
Bio:
Broadway: Six Degrees of Separation (directed by Trip Cullman). Off-Broadway: Slave Play (New York Theatre Workshop, directed by Robert O’Hara), Nijinsky in world premiere of Fire and Air by Terrence McNally (Classic Stage Company, directed by John Doyle); The Devil in The Soldier’s Tale ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Six Degrees of Separation (directed by Trip Cullman). Off-Broadway: Slave Play (New York Theatre Workshop, directed by Robert O’Hara), Nijinsky in world premiere of Fire and Air by Terrence McNally (Classic Stage Company, directed by John Doyle); The Devil in The Soldier’s Tale ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Dustin
  [Off-Broadway]
NYTW Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2018
Dustin
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company World Premiere, 2018
Vaslav Nijinsky
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Hustler

James Cusati-Moyer Biography

Broadway: Six Degrees of Separation (directed by Trip Cullman). Off-Broadway: Slave Play (New York Theatre Workshop, directed by Robert O‚ÄôHara), Nijinsky in world premiere of Fire and Air by Terrence McNally (Classic Stage Company, directed by John Doyle); The Devil in The Soldier‚Äôs Tale featuring Michael Cerveris (Carnegie Hall, directed by Liz Diamond). Regional: Kiss at Yale Repertory Theatre (Connecticut Critics Circle Nominee, Best Featured Actor), Westport Country Playhouse, Williamstown Theatre Festival. Film: False Positive (A24). Television: ‚ÄúProdigal Son,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúUnbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe Path,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúRed Oaks,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúBlue Bloods,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúTime After Time.‚ÄĚ Training: M.F.A.: Yale School of Drama.

James Cusati-Moyer Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
James Cusati-Moyer, Slave Play

James Cusati-Moyer News

Photos: THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE Opens Off-Broadway Photo Photos: THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE Opens Off-Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 22, 2022

Written by Rita Kalnejais and directed by Jack Serio, This Beautiful Future is a story of young love set during World War II. This Beautiful Future will now play Cherry Lane Theatre for six weeks only, through October 30, 2022. The production officially opened last night. Check out photos from the opening night celebration!

All of the Winners from the 2020 Tony Awards! Photo All of the Winners from the 2020 Tony Awards!
by Team BWW - Sep 26, 2021

After two and a half years without Broadway's Tony Awards returned on Sunday, Sept. 26! This year's presentation honored the outstanding shows, performances and artistry of the 2019-2020 Broadway season. We have all of the winners right here!

Photos: Stars Come Out to Celebrate on the Tony Awards Red Carpet! Photo Photos: Stars Come Out to Celebrate on the Tony Awards Red Carpet!
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 26, 2021

The big day is finally here! Follow along with BroadwayWorld ALL night, while you're glued to Paramount+ and CBS for all things Tony Awards. For now, we're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing)!

How/When/Where to Watch the 2020 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered! Photo How/When/Where to Watch the 2020 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 26, 2021

After two and a half years without Broadway's biggest night, the Tony Awards are back. This year's presentation will honor the outstanding shows, performances and artistry of the 2019-2020 Broadway season, which was brought to a halt by the COVID-19 pandemic. Need a refresher on how to watch and when? We've got you covered!

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by - Sep 17, 2021

Theater Stories: ECLIPSED, SLAVE PLAY, HANGMEN and More About the John Golden Theatre Photo Theater Stories: ECLIPSED, SLAVE PLAY, HANGMEN and More About the John Golden Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the John Golden Theatre! Learn about the shows to have graced the stage of the theatre including, The Normal Heart, A Doll's House, Part 2, Eclipsed, Slave Play, and many more!

SLAVE PLAY and Jeremy O. Harris Launch The Golden Collection, Comprised of 15 Plays B Photo SLAVE PLAY and Jeremy O. Harris Launch The Golden Collection, Comprised of 15 Plays By Black Playwrights
by Stephi Wild - Dec 8, 2020

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris has announced the launch of The Golden Collection, composed of 15 plays by prominent Black playwrights including Slave Play, which has received a historic 12 Tony Award nominations more than any other play in Broadway history.

2020 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show! Photo 2020 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 15, 2020

Earlier today, Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart announced the nominees from eighteen plays and musicals. Now we're taking a closer look at how each show fared individually.

2020 Tony Awards - The Nominees React! Photo 2020 Tony Awards - The Nominees React!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 15, 2020

Earlier today, Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart announced the nominees for the 2020 Tony Awards and BroadwayWorld will be bringing you their reactions all day. Be sure to check back later for updates

2020 Tony Awards Nominees - Jagged Little Pill Leads with 15 Noms! Photo 2020 Tony Awards Nominees - Jagged Little Pill Leads with 15 Noms!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 15, 2020

Tony time is here at last! Earlier today, Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart announced the nominations for the 2020 Tony Awards, which included work from eighteen eligible shows- all of which opened before Broadway shutdown on March 12. Check out the nominees and follow us throughout the day for even more coverage straight from the nominees! 

James Cusati-Moyer Videos

BWW TV: Ato Blankson-Wood and James Cusati-Moyer Look Back on the Importance of SLAVE Videoplay
BWW TV: Ato Blankson-Wood and James Cusati-Moyer Look Back on the Importance of SLAVE PLAY

by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 8, 2020

Provocative. Scalding. Explosive. Radical. Daring. These are just a few words that have used to describe Jeremy O. Harris's latest work- Slave Play, which just concluded its Broadway run at the Golden Theatre in January. The critically acclaimed play, brought to life onstage by director Robert O'Hara, rocked the world of audiences since it opened on October 6, and long before that, during its off-Broadway run at New York Theatre Workshop.

BWW TV: Joaquina Kalukango, James Cusati-Moyer & Paul Alexander Nolan Both Keep and T Videoplay
BWW TV: Joaquina Kalukango, James Cusati-Moyer & Paul Alexander Nolan Both Keep and Tell the Secrets of SLAVE PLAY!

by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Dec 15, 2019

Provocative. Scalding. Explosive. Radical. Daring. These are just a few words that have used to describe Jeremy O. Harris's latest work- Slave Play, which plays through January 19 at the Golden Theatre. The critically acclaimed play, brought to life onstage by director Robert O'Hara, has been rocking the world of audiences since it opened on October 6, and long before that, during its off-Broadway run at New York Theatre Workshop.

VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Talks SLAVE PLAY, Rihanna, and Making Theatre More Affordable Videoplay
VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Talks SLAVE PLAY, Rihanna, and Making Theatre More Affordable on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2019

Jeremy O. Harris was a guest on Last Night with Seth Meyers to talk about his Broadway show, Slave Play. During the interview, Harris talks about his love for Rihanna, her music in Slave Play, and receiving texts from her during the show. Harris also talks to host Seth Meyers about how he wants to make Broadway more affordable and how he scams people to get free tickets to theater shows.

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY on Broadway with Jeremy O. Harris & Mor Videoplay
BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY on Broadway with Jeremy O. Harris & More!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 7, 2019

The best of Broadway gathered at the Golden Theatre last night, October 6, to celebrate the arrival of Slave Play, the acclaimed new play by Jeremy O. Harris, directed by Robert O'Hara, opens tonight, October 6, at Broadway's Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street). Broadway World was there for the big night and we're taking you inside the festivities below!

VIDEO: Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET Opens at Westport Country Playhouse Videoplay
VIDEO: Shakespeare's ROMEO AND JULIET Opens at Westport Country Playhouse

by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2017

Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare's classic love story, with a cast of 20, period costuming, sword fights, and scenic design by a Tony Award winner, will be directed by Playhouse Artistic Director Mark Lamos at Westport Country Playhouse, from October 31 through November 19. This is the first time the beloved play has been produced in the history of the Playhouse's 87 seasons.


James Cusati-Moyer Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has James Cusati-Moyer been in?
James Cusati-Moyer has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has James Cusati-Moyer been in?
James Cusati-Moyer has not appeared in the West End

What awards has James Cusati-Moyer been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Slave Play .