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Jeff Kready

 
Birth Place:
Parsons, KS
Bio:
Broadway: A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, Billy Elliot (Tony Elliot), Sunday in the Park with George revival, Les Miserablés revival (Jean Valjean u/s). National Tour: Billy Elliot. Off-Broadway: Tokio Confidential (Atlantic Theater). Favorite regional credits: In This House (World ... (read complete bio)
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Birth Place: Parsons, KS

Bio:
Broadway: A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, Billy Elliot (Tony Elliot), Sunday in the Park with George revival, Les Miserablés revival (Jean Valjean u/s). National Tour: Billy Elliot. Off-Broadway: Tokio Confidential (Atlantic Theater). Favorite regional credits: In This House (World ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2021
Understudy (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Performer (Standby)
  [Chicago]
Pre-Broadway Run, 2018
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production at Theatre Row, 2017
Male 1: Rev Stonewall
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Monty Navarro [Replacement]
Guard
Farnmer
Ensemble
Newsboy
Tom Copley
Monty Navarro (Understudy)
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2010
Tony
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble
Tony [Replacement]
"Expressing Yourself" Dancer [Replacement]
Pit Supervisor [Replacement]
Tony (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2008
Soldier (Understudy)
Alex (Understudy)
Billy Webster (Understudy)
Franz (Understudy)
Lee Randolph (Understudy)
Louis (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 2006
Fauchelevent
Constable
Babet
Babet
Worker
Babet
Jean Valjean (Understudy)

Photos

Nikki Renée Daniels with husband Jeff Kready and children Lena and Louise  Photo

Nikki Renée Daniels with husband Jeff Kready and children Lena and Louise

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Date:
06/21/2022
Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready Photo

Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready

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Date:
05/09/2022
Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready Photo

Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready

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Date:
05/09/2022
Jeff Kready, Howard McGillin, Anita Gillette and Poppy Goodeve Photo

Jeff Kready, Howard McGillin, Anita Gillette and Poppy Goodeve

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Date:
10/18/2021
Jeff Kready, Howard McGillin, Mimi Turque (Book/Lyrics), Austin Pendleton (Director), Photo

Jeff Kready, Howard McGillin, Mimi Turque (Book/Lyrics), Austin Pendleton (Director), Nancy Ford, Anita Gillette and Poppy Gooeve

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Date:
10/18/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2021
Understudy (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Performer (Standby)

  [Chicago]
Pre-Broadway Run, 2018
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production at Theatre Row, 2017
Male 1: Rev Stonewall

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Monty Navarro [Replacement]

Guard

Farnmer

Ensemble

Newsboy

Tom Copley

Monty Navarro (Understudy)

  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2010
Tony

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble

Tony [Replacement]

"Expressing Yourself" Dancer [Replacement]

Pit Supervisor [Replacement]

Tony (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2008
Soldier (Understudy)

Alex (Understudy)

Billy Webster (Understudy)

Franz (Understudy)

Lee Randolph (Understudy)

Louis (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 2006
Fauchelevent

Constable

Babet

Babet

Worker

Babet

Jean Valjean (Understudy)

Jeff Kready Biography

Broadway: A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, Billy Elliot (Tony Elliot), Sunday in the Park with George revival, Les Miserablés revival (Jean Valjean u/s). National Tour: Billy Elliot. Off-Broadway: Tokio Confidential (Atlantic Theater). Favorite regional credits: In This House (World premiere, Two River Theater), Godspell (Jesus), Anything Goes (Billy), Thoroughly Modern Millie (Jimmy), CATS (Rum Tum Tugger), 42nd Street (Billy). TV: Boardwalk Empire (HBO). Education: BA in Voice Performance and Vocal Music Education from Washburn University. Onetime Kansas music teacher, now proud member Actor's Equity Association. www.jeffkready.com




Jeff Kready News

COMPANY Takes Its Final Bow Today With Plans for A North American Tour Photo COMPANY Takes Its Final Bow Today With Plans for A North American Tour
by Grace Cutler - Jul 31, 2022

COMPANY on Broadway takes its final bow today, July 31st at 2pm. This gender-swapped revival received five 2022 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical. Upon closing, this revival of Stephen Sondheim’s and George Furth’s COMPANY will have played 300 performances (268 regular performances and 32 previews).

Wake Up With BWW 7/7: STRANGER THINGS Stage Play in the Works, First Look at & JULIET Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/7: STRANGER THINGS Stage Play in the Works, First Look at & JULIET, and More!
by - Jul 7, 2022

Today's top stories include a real-life couple playing opposite one another in Company! Jeff Kready will temporarily take on the role of David, opposite his real-life wife Nikki Renee Daniels, who plays Jenny. Plus, a new Stranger Things stage play is in the works, get a first look at Broadway-bound & Juliet, and more!

Jeff Kready Will Play David in COMPANY, Opposite Real-Life Wife Nikki Renee Daniels Photo Jeff Kready Will Play David in COMPANY, Opposite Real-Life Wife Nikki Renee Daniels
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022

Jeff Kready has announced that he will temporarily be taking over the role of David in Company on Broadway, from July 5-24. He will be playing the onstage husband of his real-life wife, Nikki Renee Daniels, who plays the role of Jenny.

Photos: See Patina Miller, Nikki Renée Daniels & More at DISNEY'S WINNIE THE POOH Op Photo Photos: See Patina Miller, Nikki Renée Daniels & More at DISNEY'S WINNIE THE POOH Opening Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

DISNEY’S WINNIE THE POOH: THE NEW MUSICAL STAGE ADAPTATION opened its special summer engagement at the Hundred Acres Theatre on Theater Row last night with several Broadway friends, families and kids celebrating with Winnie and all his friends. Check out photos here!

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the KEEPING COMPANY WITH SONDHEIM Screening Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the KEEPING COMPANY WITH SONDHEIM Screening
by Jennifer Broski - May 9, 2022

This past weekend, Tracie Bennett, Erin Davie,¬†Antwayn Hopper,¬†Michael R. Jackson,¬†John Earl Jelks,¬†Tavon Olds-Sample,¬†Andy Nyman,¬†Soara-Joye Ross,¬†Jessie Shelton,¬†Matthew Sklar,¬†Antoine L. Smith,¬†original cast members¬†Pamela Myers¬†and¬†Teri Ralston,¬†and more were on hand to celebrate the exclusive screening of ‚ÄúKeeping Company with Sondheim‚ÄĚ, a documentary from¬†Great Performances¬†on PBS.¬†

SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED: THE NYC SESSIONS ‚Ä" VOLUME TWO Out Now Photo SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED: THE NYC SESSIONS ‚Ä" VOLUME TWO Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2022

YELLOW SOUND LABEL¬†has announced the release of¬†Sondheim Unplugged: The NYC Sessions ‚Äď Volume Two, the next installment of the monumental three-volume set dedicated to the oeuvre of iconic musical theater composer¬†Stephen Sondheim.

LISTEN: Jacob Hoffman Sings 'You Could Drive a Person Crazy' From SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED Photo LISTEN: Jacob Hoffman Sings 'You Could Drive a Person Crazy' From SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2022

To kick off your week, we have an exclusive first listen to an all new track from¬†Sondheim Unplugged: The NYC Sessions ‚Äď Volume Two, out tomorrow¬†from Yellow Sound Label.

SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED: THE NYC SESSIONS ‚Ä" VOLUME TWO Release Date Announced Photo SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED: THE NYC SESSIONS ‚Ä" VOLUME TWO Release Date Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 7, 2022

YELLOW SOUND LABEL¬†has announced the release of¬†Sondheim Unplugged: The NYC Sessions ‚Äď Volume Two, the next installment of the monumental three-volume set dedicated to the oeuvre of iconic musical theater composer¬†Stephen Sondheim.

VIDEO: Elizabeth Stanley, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready, and Tamar Greene Sing Orc Photo VIDEO: Elizabeth Stanley, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready, and Tamar Greene Sing Orchestral SOUTH PARK Theme Song
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2022

To promote the premiere of the upcoming 25th anniversary season of South Park, the notably risqué theme song for the adult animated series was reimagined for an orchestral performance! The orchestra is conducted by Broadway's Stephen Oremus, who won a Tony Award for his orchestrations for The Book of Mormon, the musical written by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

BWW CD Review: SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED Honors A Legend and Preserves a Movement Photo BWW CD Review: SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED Honors A Legend and Preserves a Movement
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 8, 2021

An abundant collection of music pays tribute to a great man and a great series.

Jeff Kready Videos

VIDEO: Elizabeth Stanley, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready, and Tamar Greene Sing Orc VideoVIDEO: Elizabeth Stanley, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jeff Kready, and Tamar Greene Sing Orchestral SOUTH PARK Theme Song
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2022

To promote the premiere of the upcoming 25th anniversary season of South Park, the notably risqué theme song for the adult animated series was reimagined for an orchestral performance! The orchestra is conducted by Broadway's Stephen Oremus, who won a Tony Award for his orchestrations for The Book of Mormon, the musical written by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

Video Flashback: 'When The Children Are Asleep' From Goodspeed Musicals' CAROUSEL VideoVideo Flashback: 'When The Children Are Asleep' From Goodspeed Musicals' CAROUSEL
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2020

Goodspeed has shared footage from its 2012 production of Carousel, featuring the song 'When The Children Are Asleep'!

Summer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway! VideoSummer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 12, 2019

We're feeling electricity because we're looking back at the 2009 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, Billy Elliot! Take a look at the show's opening night at Broadway's Imperial Theatre with the show's stars David Alvarez, Gregory Jbara, Santino Fontana, and more! Be sure to check out all the footage!

VIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America VideoVIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2019

The cast of the Tony-nominated musical Tootsie brought Dorothy Michaels to Good Morning America this morning to perform the show's number 'Unstoppable' with its Tony-nominated star, Santino Fontana! Check out the full video below!

VIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE VideoVIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2019

On today's episode of 'Broadway Week' on 'Live with Kelly and Ryan,' Kelly Ripa goes behind the scenes of 'Tootsie.' She sits down with Santino Fontana, and even tries to take home his character's iconic red dress!

BWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 24, 2019

Last night, Dorothy Michaels officially came to Broadway with the opening of Tootsie at the Marquis Theatre, and cast member John Behlmann took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story all throughout the most important night and gave us an inside look at everything from pre-show to the after party! If you missed all the fun (or just want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover; check it all out below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of TOOTSIE on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of TOOTSIE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2019

TOOTSIE began previews on Broadway on Friday, March 29th and will officially open tonight, April 23rd. Check out highlights of the cast on action below!

VIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at TOOTSIE VideoVIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at TOOTSIE
by Stage Tube - Jan 13, 2019

Today, during day three of BroadwayCon, fans were given the unique chance to catch a First Look at some of the most talked-about new shows on Broadway: Beetlejuice, Hadestown, Kiss Me, Kate, Tootsie, and more, hosted by Tootsie's Julie Halston. Watch the performance from Tootsie below!

VIDEO: HOLIDAY INN Dances Into Paper Mill Playhouse! VideoVIDEO: HOLIDAY INN Dances Into Paper Mill Playhouse!
by Stage Tube - Nov 21, 2018

Paper Mill Playhouse presents of Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn, based on the film from Universal Pictures, with music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, and book by Gordon Greenberg and Chad Hodge. Performances Wednesday, November 21, 2018, and will continue through Sunday, December 30, 2018, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ).

BWW TV: Get Into the Holiday Spirit in Rehearsal with Paper Mill Playhouse's HOLIDAY  VideoBWW TV: Get Into the Holiday Spirit in Rehearsal with Paper Mill Playhouse's HOLIDAY INN!
by TV - On the Road - Nov 17, 2018

Meet the cast of the Paper Mill Playhouse production of Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn, based on the film from Universal Pictures, with music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, and book by Gordon Greenberg and Chad Hodge. Performances Wednesday, November 21, 2018, and will continue through Sunday, December 30, 2018, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ).


Jeff Kready Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jeff Kready been in?
Jeff Kready has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Jeff Kready been in?
Jeff Kready has not appeared in the West End