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Jason Kravits

 
Date of Birth: May 28, 1967 (55)

Birth Place: Rockville, MD, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway World Premiere One Act Plays, 2021
Performer
  [New York]
Encores! Production, 2017
Menelaus
Scylla
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Doctor
Dr. Brill
Funeral Director (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Gangster #1
  [Los Angeles]
US Premiere, 2005
Gangster #1
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Lawyer Craven [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway World Premiere One Act Plays, 2021
Performer

  [New York]
Encores! Production, 2017
Menelaus

Scylla

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Doctor

Dr. Brill

Funeral Director (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Gangster #1

  [Los Angeles]
US Premiere, 2005
Gangster #1

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Lawyer Craven [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Performer


Jason Kravits Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play
Jason KravitsAll In The Timing
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play
Jason KravitsFree Will and Wanton Lust

Jason Kravits News

Birdland Theater to Present Stacy Sullivan & Todd Murray in I'M GLAD THERE IS YOU Cel Photo Birdland Theater to Present Stacy Sullivan & Todd Murray in I'M GLAD THERE IS YOU Celebrating Frank Sinatra & Peggy Lee
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

BIRDLAND THEATER¬†will present singers¬†Stacy Sullivan¬†and¬†Todd Murray¬†in the new show¬†‚ÄúI‚Äôm Glad There Is You ‚Äď The Musical Romance of Frank Sinatra and Peggy Lee‚Ä̬†on¬†Monday, October 31¬†at¬†8:30 PM.

FANE Passes on the Programming Baton of London's Crazy Coqs Photo FANE Passes on the Programming Baton of London's Crazy Coqs
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022

Fane, the independent programmer of Crazy Coqs at Brasserie Zédel in Piccadilly, has announced that after six very happy years programming the venue, they will be passing on the programming baton at the end of 2022.

Santino Fontana, Clint Holmes, and More Join Jamie DeRoy & Friends Benefit For The En Photo Santino Fontana, Clint Holmes, and More Join Jamie DeRoy & Friends Benefit For The Entertainment Community Fund
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022

Show business tour de force and 10-time Tony Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy brings her acclaimed Jamie deRoy & friends cabaret show back to New York's famed Birdland, Monday, October 3rd, at 7:00 p.m.  

Julie Gold to Replace Harolyn Blackwell at Upcoming JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS Benefit at  Photo Julie Gold to Replace Harolyn Blackwell at Upcoming JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS Benefit at Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2022

Julie Gold has joined the all-star line up for the July 11th Jamie deRoy & friends benefit for The Entertainment Community Fund. Julie is graciously stepping in for Harolyn Blackwell, who due to COVID-19 is not able to perform.

10 Videos That Have Us Excited About The Next JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS at Birdland July  Photo 10 Videos That Have Us Excited About The Next JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS at Birdland July 11th
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 4, 2022

Jamie deRoy & Friends always gives audiences a lively time and some swell entertainment. July 11th, Birdland brings back the series with a fine list of talented performers.

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater Announce July 2022 Schedule Photo Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater Announce July 2022 Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this July with a full slate of nightly performances! At Birdland Jazz Club, catch Jay Leonhardt and John Weber Duo, Remy LeBeouf Assembly of Shadows Orchestra and more. Birdland Theater will present Tony DeSare, Maurizio Spista Organ Trio and more.

JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS to Present Benefit for The Entertainment Community Fund Photo JAMIE DEROY & FRIENDS to Present Benefit for The Entertainment Community Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Show business tour de force and eight-time Tony Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy will bring her acclaimed Jamie deRoy & friends cabaret show back to New York’s famed Birdland, Monday, July 11th, at 7:00 p.m.  

Liam Forde to Celebrate Debut Album GREAT TO BE HERE at Birdland Photo Liam Forde to Celebrate Debut Album GREAT TO BE HERE at Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

BIRDLAND THEATER¬†will present pop/jazz vocalist and songwriter¬†Liam Forde¬†‚Äď celebrating the release of his first album¬†Great to Be Here¬†‚Äď on¬†Monday, June 13¬†at¬†8:30 PM.

Todd Buonopane Joins Jason Kravits For OFF THE TOP at Birdland Theater Next Week Photo Todd Buonopane Joins Jason Kravits For OFF THE TOP at Birdland Theater Next Week
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

After sold-out shows in NYC last fall (and 2+ years after a star-studded week-long London residency) the award-winning, internationally acclaimed, completely improvised night of music and comedy returns to the Birdland Theater for one night only... and then moves on to London for two shows at The Crazy Coqs.

FUNNY GIRL's John Manzari is Coming to Birdland Photo FUNNY GIRL's John Manzari is Coming to Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

BIRDLAND THEATER¬†will present¬†John Manzari¬†‚Ästthe acclaimed dancer, singer, actor, and choreographer currently appearing on Broadway in¬†Funny Girl¬†‚Ästin a special event on¬†Monday, May 23¬†at¬†8:30 PM.

Jason Kravits Videos

VIDEO: Original Broadway and London Casts of THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Sing 'As We Stumble VideoVIDEO: Original Broadway and London Casts of THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Sing 'As We Stumble Along (Reprise)'
by Stage Tube - May 27, 2020

 The original Broadway and London casts of The Drowsy Chaperone have reunited in song for a virtual fundraiser! The performers came together to sing 'As We Stumble Along (Reprise)'.

Broadway Rewind: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Shows Off All the Way to Broadway VideoBroadway Rewind: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Shows Off All the Way to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge says, 'This episode of Broadway Rewind features a heart, a hustler and a hoofer.' We give you a sneak peek at the Broadway musical 'The Drowsy Chaperone', which welcomed back to Broadway, Tony Award winner Sutton Foster and introduced us all to Bob Martin as Man in Chair. We also met the cast of Mark St. Germain's play, 'The God Committee', but the episode starts at the opening night of Roundabout's production of Joe Orton's comedy 'Entertaining Mr. Sloane' which featured a stellar cast including Chris Carmack, Alex Baldwin and the late great Jan Maxwell, whom Richard Ridge says, 'was one of the greatest actresses of her generation'.

#TBT: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Opens on Broadway! Video#TBT: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Opens on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 2, 2019

This week marks the thirteenth anniversary of the opening night of the Tony Award-winning musical The Drowsy Chaperone at Broadway's Marquis Theatre! To celebrate the occasion, we're throwing it back to the show's opening night featuring Broadway favorites including Sutton Foster and 2019 Tony Award nominee Beth Leavel. Check out all the footage below!

VIDEO: Sony Crackle Releases Season Three Trailer for STARTUP VideoVIDEO: Sony Crackle Releases Season Three Trailer for STARTUP
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2018

In advance of a world premiere screening tonight at Tribeca TV Festival in New York City, Sony Crackle, the free streaming network, released the season three trailer and key art for its scripted original drama series, 'StartUp.'

VIDEO: Watch Jeffrey Schecter, John Tartaglia and More in Highlights from A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO FORUM at The Muny
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum is the third production of The Muny's 99th season, playing now through July 11. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights from the show below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Ashley Brown, Lindsay Mendez, Ryan Silverman & More in Encores! THE GOLDEN APPLE
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 10, 2017

Closing out this season at Encores! is The Golden Apple- the John Latouche and Jerome Moross' cult classic. The Golden Apple will star Mikaela Bennett (Penelope), Ashley Brown (Mrs. Juniper/Madame Calypso), Carrie Compere (Lovey Mars/The Siren), Jason Kravits (Menelaus/Scylla), Alli Mauzey (Miss Minerva Oliver/The Scientist), Lindsay Mendez (Helen), N'Kenge (Mother Hare), Ryan Silverman (Ulysses), and Barton Cowperthwaite (Paris).

BWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsal for Encores! THE GOLDEN APPLE with Lindsay Mendez, Ashley Brown & More!
by TV - Press Previews - May 5, 2017

Closing out this season at Encores! is The Golden Apple- the John Latouche and Jerome Moross' cult classic. The Golden Apple will star Mikaela Bennett (Penelope), Ashley Brown (Mrs. Juniper/Madame Calypso), Carrie Compere (Lovey Mars/The Siren), Jason Kravits (Menelaus/Scylla), Alli Mauzey (Miss Minerva Oliver/The Scientist), Lindsay Mendez (Helen), N'Kenge (Mother Hare), Ryan Silverman (Ulysses), and Rasta Thomas (Paris).

STAGE TUBE: Watch Shuler Hensley, Emily Skinner & More in 42ND STREET at The Muny!
by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2016

The Muny presents 42nd Street, directed and choreographed by Denis Jones and music directed by Ben Whiteley.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of 42ND STREET at The Muny!
by Stage Tube - Jun 27, 2016

The Muny presents 42nd Street, directed and choreographed by Denis Jones and music directed by Ben Whiteley.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Jason Kravits Plays His Last Performance in OFF THE TOP June 6th
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2016

Don't miss Jason Kravits (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) and special guest star Alexander Gemignani, in Jason's improvisational nightclub act, OFF The TOP. This is the final performance, before Kravits departs to tread the boards this summer at the Muny and the La Jolla Playhouse. The final show plays June 6th at 7pm at The Duplex.


Jason Kravits Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jason Kravits been in?
Jason Kravits has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Jason Kravits been in?
Jason Kravits has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jason Kravits been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for All In The Timing and Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Free Will and Wanton Lust .