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Javier Muñoz

 
Bio:
Munoz is best known for his performances on Broadway as Usnavi in the 2008 musical In the Heights and as Alexander Hamilton in the 2015 musical Hamilton. He was the alternate/standby for Lin-Manuel Miranda in both productions and played the title role in Hamilton from July 11, 2016 until January 14, ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Munoz is best known for his performances on Broadway as Usnavi in the 2008 musical In the Heights and as Alexander Hamilton in the 2015 musical Hamilton. He was the alternate/standby for Lin-Manuel Miranda in both productions and played the title role in Hamilton from July 11, 2016 until January 14, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2020
Man
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Alexander Hamilton (Alternate)
Alexander Hamilton [Replacement]
Alexander Hamilton [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2015
Alexander Hamilton (Standby)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Ensemble
Usnavi [Replacement]
Sonny (Understudy)
Usnavi (Understudy)
Piragua Guy (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
Ensemble
Ensemble
Usnavi/ Sonny/ Graffiti Pete (Understudy)
Usnavi/Sonny/Graffiti Pete (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Waterford, CT (Regional)]
Reading, 2005
Performer

Photos

Javier Muñoz and The Cast of The Devil Wears Prada, The Musical Photo

Javier Muñoz and The Cast of The Devil Wears Prada, The Musical

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Date:
08/05/2022
Javier Muñoz and Luke Ferrari  Photo

Javier Muñoz and Luke Ferrari

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Date:
12/16/2021
Kingsley Leggs, Idina Menzel,
Luke Ferrari, YDE, Michael Williams,
Paravi Das, Josh L Photo

Kingsley Leggs, Idina Menzel, Luke Ferrari, YDE, Michael Williams, Paravi Das, Josh Lamon, Javier Muñoz, Kira Saria Helper (seated, L-R) Deborah S. Craig, Brittany Campbell, Sam Faulkner

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Date:
12/16/2021
Idina Menzel with Brittany Campbell, Javier Muñoz, and members of the Boston Childre Photo

Idina Menzel with Brittany Campbell, Javier Muñoz, and members of the Boston Children’s Chorus

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Date:
12/10/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2020
Man

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Alexander Hamilton (Alternate)

Alexander Hamilton [Replacement]

Alexander Hamilton [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2015
Alexander Hamilton (Standby)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Ensemble

Usnavi [Replacement]

Sonny (Understudy)

Usnavi (Understudy)

Piragua Guy (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
Ensemble

Ensemble

Usnavi/ Sonny/ Graffiti Pete (Understudy)

Usnavi/Sonny/Graffiti Pete (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Waterford, CT (Regional)]
Reading, 2005
Performer

Javier Muñoz Biography

Munoz is best known for his performances on Broadway as Usnavi in the 2008 musical In the Heights and as Alexander Hamilton in the 2015 musical Hamilton. He was the alternate/standby for Lin-Manuel Miranda in both productions and played the title role in Hamilton from July 11, 2016 until January 14, 2018. Other selected credits: The Porch at Altered Stages, In the Heights at 37 Arts, Venice (Venice) at Center Theatre Group, Two Gentleman of Verona (a rock opera) (Proteus) at Shakespeare Theatre of DC, Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Richard III (Dorset) and Into the Woods (The Baker). Twitter: @JMunozActor Instagram: @ javiermofficial




Javier Muñoz News

Jessica Vosk and Peppermint Join A IS FOR Benefit With Patti LuPone, Martha Plimpton  Photo Jessica Vosk and Peppermint Join A IS FOR Benefit With Patti LuPone, Martha Plimpton & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

Jessica Vosk and Peppermint will join Patti LuPone, Lea DeLaria, Bonnie Milligan, Javier Muñoz, Ann Harada, Peppermint, Jessica Vosk and special surprise guests for the ‘A is For’ annual benefit this Sunday, October 2 at 54 Below. 

Patti LuPone, Martha Plimpton, Lea DeLaria & More to Take Part in A IS FOR Benefit at Photo Patti LuPone, Martha Plimpton, Lea DeLaria & More to Take Part in A IS FOR Benefit at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

A is For is commemorating their 10-year anniversary by returning for their annual benefit live and in person back at 54 Below. The event will take place at 54 Below on Sunday Oct 2nd; 6:30 pm, and feature Ann Harada, Patti LuPone, Lea DeLaria, Bonnie Milligan, Javier Muñoz and more to be announced.

Center For The Arts Presents Fall 2022 & Spring 2023 Shows Photo Center For The Arts Presents Fall 2022 & Spring 2023 Shows
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 9, 2022

Celebrated singer and songwriter Peabo Bryson, two time Rock and Roll inductee Graham Nash, dance companies Pilobolus and Flamenco Vivo, and Broadway stars Megan Hilty, Mandy Gonzalez and Javier Muñoz are just a few of the artists set to appear at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts at Pepperdine University during its 2022–2023 season. 

HAMILTON's Mandy Gonzalez and Javier Munoz Will Perform in Scottsdale This Month Photo HAMILTON's Mandy Gonzalez and Javier Munoz Will Perform in Scottsdale This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022

Javier Muñoz and Mandy Gonzalez, the Broadway stars of “Hamilton” and “In the Heights,” will join voices on Sept. 24 at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts in a special performance.

Photos/Video: First Look at Broadway-Bound THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA in Chicago Photo Photos/Video: First Look at Broadway-Bound THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA in Chicago
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 5, 2022

The world premiere production of The Devil Wears Prada, The Musical has officially arrived in Chicago! Check out a first look at Tony Award winner Beth Leavel as Miranda Priestly, Taylor Iman Jones as Andy Sachs, Javier Muñoz as Nigel Owens, and more!

VIDEO: Javier Muñoz, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Spotlight The Entertainment Com Photo VIDEO: Javier Muñoz, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Spotlight The Entertainment Community Fund on CBS MORNING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022

Actors Javier Muñoz and Brian Stokes Mitchell, and lyricist and composer Amanda Green joined CBS Mornings this week to spotlight The Entertainment Community Fund, the institution formerly known as The Actors Fund. 

Carolee Carmello and Javier Muñoz to Star in LOS OTROS New York Premiere Photo Carolee Carmello and Javier Muñoz to Star in LOS OTROS New York Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

PREMIERES NYC has announced the expansion of its bi-annual commissioning series INNER VOICES with the New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant). 

Hablamos con el equipo de EL DIARIO DE ADÁN Y EVA Photo Hablamos con el equipo de EL DIARIO DE ADÁN Y EVA
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Dec 16, 2021

Miriam Madrid, Carlos de Austria y Javier Muñoz nos cuentan acerca de este musical familiar que llega a la Sala Arapiles 16 esta semana.

Photos: First Look at Idina Menzel, Javier Muñoz & More in Rehearsals for WILD: A Mu Photo Photos: First Look at Idina Menzel, Javier Muñoz & More in Rehearsals for WILD: A Musical Becoming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2021

Rehearsals for WILD: A Musical Becoming are underway at A.R.T. Tony Award winner Idina Menzel (she/her - Rent, Wicked, Frozen) and musician YDE (she/her - @notyde on TikTok, 'Stopped Buying Diamonds,' 'The Haunted Hathaways,' 'School of Rock') appear as mother and daughter in the ensemble cast.

YDE,  Javier Muñoz, and More Join Idina Menzel in WILD: A Musical Becoming at A.R.T. Photo YDE, Javier Muñoz, and More Join Idina Menzel in WILD: A Musical Becoming at A.R.T.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2021

Tony Award winner Idina Menzel (she/her - Rent, Wicked, Frozen) and musician YDE (she/her - @notyde on TikTok, “Stopped Buying Diamonds,” “The Haunted Hathaways,” “School of Rock”) appear as mother and daughter in the ensemble cast.

Javier Muñoz Videos

VIDEO: Javier Muñoz Releases New Song 'Sirens' to Raise Awareness on Javier Muñoz D VideoVIDEO: Javier Muñoz Releases New Song 'Sirens' to Raise Awareness on Javier Muñoz Day 2021
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 21, 2021

Learn more about the charities close to Javier's heart, including GMHC, BC/EFA, The Hispanic Federation, The Food Bank of NYC, and The United Way.

BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of STICK & STONES with Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and VideoBWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of STICK & STONES with Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 14, 2020

The online concert premiere of the new musical Sticks & Stones will feature a star-studded cast including Audra McDonald, Javier Muñoz and George Salazar when it premieres Friday, October 16, 2020, as part of National Bullying Prevention Month. We've got a sneak peek!

BWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief VideoBWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief Project- Bruce Barish
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2020

Countless Broadway helpers have made that goal a reality, and we're shining a much-deserved spotlight on some of them. Below, watch as Javier chats with a critical helper in getting the project off the ground, Bruce Barish of Winzer Cleaners. 'I think everybody needs to try to help everybody out as best as we can,' says Bruce. 'We're all in this together, and in this particular case, we are definitely all in this together.'

BWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief VideoBWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief Project- Rebecca Azenberg
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 29, 2020

Countless Broadway helpers have made that goal a reality, and we're shining a much-deserved spotlight on some of them. Below, watch as Javier chats with Rebecca Azenberg - Broadway SM and onsite volunteer.

BWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief VideoBWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief Project- Lauren Gaston
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 27, 2020

Countless Broadway helpers have made that goal a reality, and we're shining a much-deserved spotlight on some of them. Below, watch as Javier chats with Lauren Gaston - Costume Designer and volunteer BRP stitcher. 

BWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief VideoBWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief Project- James Patchett
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 20, 2020

Countless Broadway helpers have made that goal a reality, and we're shining a much-deserved spotlight on some of them. Below, watch as Javier chats with James Patchett - President and CEO of the NYC EDC.

BWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief VideoBWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief Project- Ricky Lurie
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 15, 2020

Countless Broadway helpers have made that goal a reality, and we're shining a much-deserved spotlight on some of them. Below, watch as Javier chats with Ricky Lurie - a costume Designer who sourced supplies and assisted with early logistics.

BWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief VideoBWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief Project- Yshai Yudekovitz!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 22, 2020

Countless Broadway helpers have made that goal a reality, and we're shining a much-deserved spotlight on some of them. Below, watch as Javier chats with Yshai Yudekovitz - Owner of B&J Fabrics, who sourced the needed fabric, including sending it for lab testing.

BWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief VideoBWW Exclusive: Javier Muñoz Shines a Spotlight on the Helpers of the Broadway Relief Project
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 13, 2020

When New York City was in need, Broadway stepped in to help. Broadway Green Alliance, Open Jar Studios and Broadway veteran Javier Muñoz came together in March to form Broadway Relief Project- a coalition of many skilled artists in the Broadway community who are partnering with NYC/EDC (Economic Development Corporation) to assist the medical community to build surgical gowns and other needed materials.

BWW TV: Watch Lilli Cooper, Laura Osnes & Javier Munoz Sing Irving Berlin on Liberty  VideoBWW TV: Watch Lilli Cooper, Laura Osnes & Javier Munoz Sing Irving Berlin on Liberty Island!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2019

The Statue of Liberty Museum on Liberty Island opened to the public today following a dedication ceremony presented by The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc. The ceremony featured performances by Tony Award Nominee Laura Osnes, Tony Award Nominee Lilli Cooper and Javier Muñoz. They paid tribute to Irving Berlin by performing some of his iconic songs including 'God Bless America,' 'Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor,''Shaking the Blues Away,' and 'Blue Skies' to celebrate the opening of this new museum.


Javier Muñoz Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Javier Muñoz been in?
Javier Muñoz has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Javier Muñoz been in?
Javier Muñoz has not appeared in the West End