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James Seol

 
Bio:
Broadway: A Naked Girl on the Appian Way (Roundabout Theatre Company). Off-Broadway: Ten (Second Generation), The Long Season(Workshop, The Public Theater). Regional: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Maltz Jupiter Theatre/Papermill Playhouse),Stuck Elevator (Workshop, American Conservatory Theatre), Mame ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: A Naked Girl on the Appian Way (Roundabout Theatre Company). Off-Broadway: Ten (Second Generation), The Long Season(Workshop, The Public Theater). Regional: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Maltz Jupiter Theatre/Papermill Playhouse),Stuck Elevator (Workshop, American Conservatory Theatre), Mame ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Ars Nova Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Kevin T., Garth & Others [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway 2013 Revival, 2013
Speedy & Others [Replacement]
  [East Haddam, CT (Regional)]
Goodspeed Musicals Production, 2012
Ito
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Bill Lapin (Understudy)

Photos

Back Row: Jennifer Kozumplik, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Happy McPartlin, Petrina Br Photo

Back Row: Jennifer Kozumplik, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Happy McPartlin, Petrina Bromley, Julie Reiber, Astrid Van Wieren, Jenn Colella and De’Lon Grant Bottom row: Tony LePage, Josh Breckenridge, Emily Walton, Q. Smith and Becky Gulsvig

From: 
Date:
06/16/2022
"Come From Away" cast Back Row: Happy McPartlin, Jim Walton, John Jellison, Gene Weyg Photo

"Come From Away" cast Back Row: Happy McPartlin, Jim Walton, John Jellison, Gene Weygandt, James Seol, Julie Reiber and De’Lon Grant Middle Row: Petrina Bromley, Astrid Van Wieren, Tony LePage, Jenn Colella, Sharon Wheatley and Q. Smith Front Row: Josh Breckenridge, Becky Gulsvig, Emily Walton and Caesar Samayoa

From: 
Date:
06/16/2022
"Come From Away" cast Back Row: Happy McPartlin, Jim Walton, John Jellison, Gene Weyg Photo

"Come From Away" cast Back Row: Happy McPartlin, Jim Walton, John Jellison, Gene Weygandt, James Seol, Julie Reiber and De’Lon Grant Middle Row: Petrina Bromley, Astrid Van Wieren, Tony LePage, Jenn Colella, Sharon Wheatley and Q. Smith Front Row: Josh Breckenridge, Becky Gulsvig, Emily Walton and Caesar Samayoa

From: 
Date:
06/16/2022
(Top Row L-R) De’Lon Grant, John Jellison, Jim Walton, Tony LePage, Paul Whitty, Ja Photo

(Top Row L-R) De’Lon Grant, John Jellison, Jim Walton, Tony LePage, Paul Whitty, James Seol, Julie Reiber, David Hein, Irene Sankoff, Rachel Tucker, Emily Walton (Second Row L-R) Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Joel Hatch, Josh Breckenridge (Bottom Row L-R) Petrina Bromley, Q. Smith, Happy McPartlin and Caesar Samayoa

From: 
Date:
03/12/2022
The Cast, Crew and some Creative Team of "Come From Away" including De’Lon Grant, J Photo

The Cast, Crew and some Creative Team of "Come From Away" including De’Lon Grant, John Jellison, Jim Walton, Tony LePage, Paul Whitty, James Seol, Julie Reiber, David Hein, Irene Sankoff, Rachel Tucker, Emily Walton, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Joel Hatch, Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley, Q. Smith, Happy McPartlin and Caesar Samayoa

From: 
Date:
03/12/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Ars Nova Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Kevin T., Garth & Others [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway 2013 Revival, 2013
Speedy & Others [Replacement]

  [East Haddam, CT (Regional)]
Goodspeed Musicals Production, 2012
Ito

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Bill Lapin (Understudy)

James Seol Biography

Broadway: A Naked Girl on the Appian Way (Roundabout Theatre Company). Off-Broadway: Ten (Second Generation), The Long Season(Workshop, The Public Theater). Regional: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Maltz Jupiter Theatre/Papermill Playhouse),Stuck Elevator (Workshop, American Conservatory Theatre), Mame (Goodspeed Musicals), Coriolanus(Shakespeare Santa Cruz), Timon of Athens, King Lear (The Shakespeare Theatre Company). Training: The Juilliard School Drama Division. Love and thanks to Mom, Dad, Paul, Jule, Kev, Dillen, Abby and Michael!

James Seol Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical
James Seol, KPOP

James Seol News

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022

Watch the cast of Come From Away perform 'Wecome to the Rock' on TODAY this morning, as part of the show's Citi Music Series. The performance featured Jenn Collela, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Sharone Sayegh, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, and more.

COME FROM AWAY to Perform on the TODAY SHOW on Thursday Photo COME FROM AWAY to Perform on the TODAY SHOW on Thursday
by Michael Major - Jul 18, 2022

COME FROM AWAY currently features Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley, De'Lon Grant, Becky Gulsvig, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Q. Smith, Sharone Sayegh, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber.

COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19 Photo COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Come From Away on Broadway has been canceled tonight due to the detection of Covid-19 cases within the company.

Photos: COME FROM AWAY Company Celebrates Becoming Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Photo Photos: COME FROM AWAY Company Celebrates Becoming Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 16, 2022

COME FROM AWAY has become the longest-running show in the 105-year history of Broadway‚Äôs Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To mark the milestone, West 45th Street was renamed ‚ÄúCome From A-Way‚ÄĚ for a day. Check out photos here!

COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight Photo COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

Come From Away officially becomes the longest running show in the 105-year history of the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre today with its 1,544th Broadway performance, surpassing the original production of JEKYLL & HYDE.

1 9 6 8 Will Have a Private Reading Presentation Today in NYC Photo 1 9 6 8 Will Have a Private Reading Presentation Today in NYC
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2022

1 9 6 8, a new American jukebox musical, is presenting a private industry reading today, June 10, at 2pm in New York City.

COME FROM AWAY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Fall Photo COME FROM AWAY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Fall
by Alan Henry - Jun 8, 2022

After 1,670 performances and 25 previews on Broadway, the Tony & Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical COME FROM AWAY will play its final Broadway performance this fall. Find out when the show is closing, how to get tickets & more.

Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer Photo Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will welcome original Broadway cast¬† member Jenn Colella back to ‚ÄúThe Rock‚ÄĚ as ‚ÄėBeverley/Annette & others,‚Äô this summer - a performance that earned her a 2017 Tony¬† Award nomination and Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Craig Noel, Helen Hayes and Dora Awards, for a strictly limited engagement.

Gene Weygandt Will Join Cast of COME FROM AWAY on Broadway Photo Gene Weygandt Will Join Cast of COME FROM AWAY on Broadway
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 15, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away, which just celebrated its 5th year on Broadway, has just announced that¬†original cast member Joel Hatch will depart the production on Sunday, March 20 and Gene Weygandt will begin performances as ‚ÄėClaude & others‚Äô on Tuesday, March 22.¬†Gene joins the company from the Australia cast of COME FROM AWAY.

Photos: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5th Anniversary Photo Photos: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5th Anniversary
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 13, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away, just celebrated a fabulous milestone this week as it marks its 5th year on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Check out photos from the special day below!

James Seol Videos

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW VideoVIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Jul 21, 2022

Watch the cast of Come From Away perform 'Wecome to the Rock' on TODAY this morning, as part of the show's Citi Music Series. The performance featured Jenn Collela, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Sharone Sayegh, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, and more.

VIDEO: Go Inside COME FROM AWAY's Triumphant Return to Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside COME FROM AWAY's Triumphant Return to Broadway!
by Team BWW - Sep 22, 2021

It was the start of a new moment last last the the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, as the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away officially returned to Broadway.

VIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From VideoVIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From OUR TOWN
by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2020

Olivia Oguma has created a new video featuring performers reciting a monologue from Our Town, titled 'their town. OUR town.'

Off-Broadway's Immersive KPOP Campaigning for Cast Album VideoOff-Broadway's Immersive KPOP Campaigning for Cast Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

Ars Nova, along with Ma-Yi Theater and Woodshed Collective, is presenting the world premiere of KPOP until tomorrow, October 21. The high-octane immersive event that gives audiences a backstage pass to a K-pop music factory has just launched a social media campaign for a cast album.

VIDEO: Tina Fey Struts with MEAN GIRLS Star Ashley Park at KPOP VideoVIDEO: Tina Fey Struts with MEAN GIRLS Star Ashley Park at KPOP
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

Mean Girls will open on Broadway this spring at the August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street), starring Ashley Park as Gretchen Wieners. Creator Tina Fey stopped by Park's current gig - the immersive KPOP at Ars Nova - and took an impressive stroll down the runway. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch More Highlights from Paper Mill Playhouse's THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE!
by Stage Tube - Apr 11, 2013

Paper Mill Playhouse will present Thoroughly Modern Millie, winner of the 2002 Drama Desk and Tony Award for Best Musical. BroadwayWorld more highlights from the production below!

BWW TV: Beat the Drum! Here Comes THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE at Paper Mill Playhouse- Watch a Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2013

The cast met the press just yesterday and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the cast and bring you a special performance preview. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Laurie Veldheer, Ashley Kate Adams and More in Paper Mill's THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE
by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2013

Paper Mill Playhouse will present Thoroughly Modern Millie, winner of the 2002 Drama Desk and Tony Award for Best Musical. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the production below!

BWW TV: First Look at Louis Pitre in Goodspeed's MAME ; Performs 'Bosom Buddies'
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2012

Goodspeed Musicals' bold and brassy musical comedy MAME runs now through July 7 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn., with an official press opening of May 9, 2012. The first clip of this exciting production has been released and BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at Pitre in 'Bosom Buddies' below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Inside MAME Dress Rehearsal with Louise Pitre!
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2012

Goodspeed Musicals will 'coax the blues right out ‚Äėa the horn' with its much-anticipated new production of MAME. The bold and brassy musical comedy will runs now through July 1 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. [Official Press Opening will be May 9, 2012.] Check out a sneak peek into last night's - April 28 - dress rehearsal for MAME. Watch the video below!


James Seol Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has James Seol been in?
James Seol has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has James Seol been in?
James Seol has not appeared in the West End

What awards has James Seol been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for KPOP .