Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Jeremy Benton

 
Birth Place:
United States
Bio:
JEREMY BENTON Currently Off-Broadway as "Fred Astaire" in CHEEK TO CHEEK: Irving Berlin In Hollywood Recent Credits: Phil Davis in Irving Berling's White Christmas (National Tour), Don Lockwood in Singin In the Rain (Gateway Playhouse, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Atlanta Lyric Theatre, ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
JEREMY BENTON Currently Off-Broadway as "Fred Astaire" in CHEEK TO CHEEK: Irving Berlin In Hollywood Recent Credits: Phil Davis in Irving Berling's White Christmas (National Tour), Don Lockwood in Singin In the Rain (Gateway Playhouse, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Atlanta Lyric Theatre, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
US Tour, 2018
Phil Davis
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2016
Phil Davis
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway transfer production, 2016
Bob Hope
Bob Hope [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
Roundabout Theatre Company National Tour, 2012
Ensemble
  [Houston, TX (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2008
Achille
  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
Signature Theatre Company, 2007
Performer
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Revival, 2006
Ensemble
  [San Francisco (Regional)]
West Coast Revival, 2005
Ensemble
  [New York]
World Premiere, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2001
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
Billy Lawlor (Understudy) [Replacement]

Photos

Danny Gardner, Melinda Porto, Darrell T. Joe, Darien Crago, Jeremy Benton, Kaitlyn Da Photo

Danny Gardner, Melinda Porto, Darrell T. Joe, Darien Crago, Jeremy Benton, Kaitlyn Davidson

From: 
Date:
09/19/2022
Louis B. Crocco (Drums), Jeremy Benton, Darrell T. Joe, Danny Gardner Photo

Louis B. Crocco (Drums), Jeremy Benton, Darrell T. Joe, Danny Gardner

From: 
Date:
09/19/2022
Danny Gardner, Darien Crago, Jeremy Benton, Kaitlyn Davidson. Darrell T. Joe
 Photo

Danny Gardner, Darien Crago, Jeremy Benton, Kaitlyn Davidson. Darrell T. Joe

From: 
Date:
09/19/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
US Tour, 2018
Phil Davis

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2016
Phil Davis

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway transfer production, 2016
Bob Hope

Bob Hope [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
Roundabout Theatre Company National Tour, 2012
Ensemble

  [Houston, TX (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2008
Achille

  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
Signature Theatre Company, 2007
Performer

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Revival, 2006
Ensemble

  [San Francisco (Regional)]
West Coast Revival, 2005
Ensemble

  [New York]
World Premiere, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2001
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Billy Lawlor (Understudy) [Replacement]

Jeremy Benton Biography

JEREMY BENTON
Currently Off-Broadway as "Fred Astaire" in CHEEK TO CHEEK: Irving Berlin In Hollywood

Recent Credits: Phil Davis in Irving Berling's White Christmas (National Tour), Don Lockwood in Singin In the Rain (Gateway Playhouse, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma, Atlanta Lyric Theatre, Westchester Broadway Theatre, The Wick Theatre, Seaside Music Theatre), Wally Winston/Tap Choreographer in Animal Crackers (Denver Center), Phil Davis in White Christmas (Westchester Broadway). Jeremy was also with the National Tour of Anything Goes, where he played opposite Rachel York in both the roles of Billy Crocker and Lord Evelyn Oakleigh. He was last seen on Broadway in the revival of 42nd Street, performing the role of Billy Lawlor opposite Shirley Jones. Favorite roles include Kenneth Gibson in Lyric Theatre’s Call Me Madam opposite Beth Leavel, and Jimmy Shreve (Off-Broadway) in Storyville opposite Deborah Cox. He played "Bob Hope" Off-Broadway for 2 years in the bio-musical CAGNEY, where he was nominated for an Astaire Award.

www.jeremybenton.org




Jeremy Benton News

Photos: First Look at CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD Return Engagement at Photo Photos: First Look at CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD Return Engagement at The York Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 19, 2022

The York Theatre Company is presenting an encore limited return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin which premiered last Fall. Get a first look at photos here!

CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD Encore Limited Engagement Begins Tonight Photo CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD Encore Limited Engagement Begins Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

The York Theatre Company's Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood is set to begin performances Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at 7:30PM for a limited engagement through Sunday afternoon, October 16 at 2:30PM.

Photos: First Look At Company Of  'CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD At Yor Photo Photos: First Look At Company Of  'CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD At York Theatre Company
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2022

Rehearsals have been in full swing for York Theatre Company's encore engagement of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood in anticipation of the start of performances a week from tonight.  Here's a look at the company before they head to the theatre! See first look photos of the company!

Complete Cast and Creative Team Announced For The York Theatre's Return Engagement of Photo Complete Cast and Creative Team Announced For The York Theatre's Return Engagement of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2022

The York Theatre Company has announced the complete cast and creative team for the limited return engagement of the hit Off-Broadway musical Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin which premiered last Fall.

Cast and Creative Team Announced For The York Theatre's Return Engagement Of CHEEK TO Photo Cast and Creative Team Announced For The York Theatre's Return Engagement Of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

The cast includes Jeremy Benton (42nd Street, Cagney at The York), Darien Crago (Holiday Inn, Irving Berlin's White Christmas), Kaitlyn Davidson (Cinderella, Bright Star), Danny Gardner (Flying Over Sunset, The Decline and Fall of the Entire World… at The York), and Melinda Porto (Off Broadway debut). Understudies are Corinne Munsch (A Chorus Line at Signature, Bullets Over Broadway on tour) and Sean Quinn (Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Cinderella).

Marilyn Maye Performs at Benefit for York Theatre Company Photo Marilyn Maye Performs at Benefit for York Theatre Company
by James Blinken - May 27, 2022

On Monday, May 16, 2022, @ 7:30 pm at the Saint. Jeans Theatre on the Upper East Side, the legendary cabaret artist Marilyn Maye performed in a benefit concert as the solo act! At age 94, Maye is still a vocal powerhouse and is trying her best to stay busy, having performance gigs through 2023.

BWW Review: After Two-Year Covid Delay, Nashville Rep's MARY POPPINS Finally Flies In Photo BWW Review: After Two-Year Covid Delay, Nashville Rep's MARY POPPINS Finally Flies Into Polk Theatre
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 1, 2022

After more than two years since its original opening night was set in 2020, Nashville Repertory Theatre‚Äôs eagerly anticipated production of Disney‚Äôs Mary Poppins ‚Äď the stage musicalization of P.L. Travers‚Äô tales of the acerbic British nanny and her oft-misbehaving charges ‚Äď has finally landed on the stage of the James K. Polk Theatre at Tennessee Performing Arts Center.

CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD Enters Final Week of Performances Photo CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD Enters Final Week of Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2021

The York Theatre Company has announced the final seven performances of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin.

Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - CHEEK TO CHEEK Photo Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - CHEEK TO CHEEK
by Ken Fallin - Dec 10, 2021

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his illustration of The York Theatre's production of Cheek to Cheek, featuring Phillip Attmore, Victoria Byrd, Joseph Medeiros, Kaitlyn Davidson, Jeremy Benton, Melanie Moore, and at the piano...Irving Berlin. 

Photos: First Look at CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD Photo Photos: First Look at CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2021

The York Theatre Company is presenting the world premiere of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin.

Jeremy Benton Videos

Broadway Rewind: We're Dreaming of a WHITE CHRISTMAS with the 2018 US Tour! VideoBroadway Rewind: We're Dreaming of a WHITE CHRISTMAS with the 2018 US Tour!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 25, 2020

Today we rewind to 2018, for a recent US tour of the holiday classic White Christmas.

Photo/Video: Get A First Look At The Broadway-Bound CAGNEY at Pioneer Theatre Company VideoPhoto/Video: Get A First Look At The Broadway-Bound CAGNEY at Pioneer Theatre Company
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 19, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the Broadway-bound production of Cagney, based on the life of Academy Award¬ģ winner James Cagney, launches Pioneer Theatre Company's (Artistic Director, Karen Azenberg & Managing Director, Chris Massimine) season this Fall. Opening Friday, September 20, the limited engagement runs ¬†through October 5. Tickets are available as part of a season subscription package by calling (801) 581-6961 or by visiting pioneertheatre.org.

BWW TV: CAGNEY Cast Transports Bryant Park Back in Time!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2016

This week's final installment included a performance by the Broadway cast of Cagney, including: Jeremy Benton, Robert Creighton, Danette Holden,Freddie Kimmel, Joel Newsome, Matt Perri, Bruce Sabath, Josh Walden, and Ellen Zolezzi. Watch below as they perform highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: WHITE CHRISTMAS Tour's 'Underneath the Tree'
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 16, 2015

David Perlman - who plays Ralph Sheldrake, the sometimes manipulative, always cunning television producer in Irving Berlin's White Christmas - admits he may have been a tad 'aggressively inspirational' recently when it came time to persuade his castmates and company cohorts to take part in a pet project that ultimately became a labor of love and yuletide revelry for the lot them.

BWW TV: We're Dreaming of a WHITE CHRISTMAS Tour; Go Inside the Rehearsal Room!
by TV - On the Road - Nov 2, 2015

The new national tour of IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS, the acclaimed stage adaptation of the beloved classic film, kicks off November 6 in Waterbury, Conn. at The Palace Theater. The production will be traveling to Knoxville, Newport, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Providence, Rochester and Schenectady during the 2015 holiday season. The company just met the press and you can go inside the rehearsal room for a sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: WBT's BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 5, 2015

The journey from the 21st Century back to Hollywood's glamourous golden age is an inspiring one when your "tour guides" are the legendary Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire - portrayed by Darien Crago and Jeremy Benton in Westchester Broadway Theatre's production of Lynnette Barkley and Christopher McGovern's Backwards in High Heels: The Ginger Musical, running August 13-September 20.

BWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsal with the Cast of York Theatre Company's CAGNEY!
by TV - On the Road - May 16, 2015

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and preserving musical gems from the past, concludes its 45th Anniversary Season with the New York premiere of the new musical, Cagney, with book by Peter Colley and music & lyrics by Robert Creighton and Christopher McGovern. Performances begin Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. for a limited engagement through Sunday, June 21, 2015 at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). Opening night is Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. Check out a performance preview below!

WHITE CHRISTMAS Cast Celebrates 100th Year of New Haven's Shubert Theater
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 23, 2014

What better way to commemorate the 100th birthday of one of the nation's most storied theaters - The Shubert Theater in New Haven, Connecticut - than with a special video starring the national company of Irving Berlin's White Christmas, the first show to take the stage in the theater's centennial year?

BWW TV: Broadway Salutes Elaine Stritch at 54 Below- Watch Highlights from RISE, RISE, RISE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2014

On Friday night, September 12, director Eric Ulloa and Music Director John McDaniel presented an all-star Broadway cast in 'Rise, Rise, Rise' a tribute to the late Elaine Stritch at 54 Below, singing the songs that made Stritch famous and told the stories that made her infamous. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the concert below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Cast of Denver Center Theatre's ANIMAL CRACKERS
by Stage Tube - May 7, 2014

This month marks the 100th Anniversary of the Marx Brothers debut in Vaudeville - which coincides with The Denver Center Theatre Company's hit revival of Animal Crackers, running now through May 11th! The Marx Brothers starred in the original Broadway production of Animal Crackers when it opened in 1928. The five Marx Brothers - Chico, Harpo, Groucho, Gummo, and Zeppo - are known for their talents in the world of vaudeville. Scroll down to meet the cast!


Jeremy Benton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jeremy Benton been in?
Jeremy Benton has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Jeremy Benton been in?
Jeremy Benton has not appeared in the West End