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Jim Walton

 
Bio:
Broadway: Come From Away, Sunset Boulevard, She Loves Me, On the 20th Century, The Music Man, 42nd Street, Sweeney Todd, Merrily We Roll Along. Off-Broadway: And the World Goes ‘Round, Closer Than Ever, Scrambled Feet. On PBS: ‘Follies: In Concert,’ ‘Crazy For You,’ ‘Company.’ Film: ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Come From Away, Sunset Boulevard, She Loves Me, On the 20th Century, The Music Man, 42nd Street, Sweeney Todd, Merrily We Roll Along. Off-Broadway: And the World Goes ‘Round, Closer Than Ever, Scrambled Feet. On PBS: ‘Follies: In Concert,’ ‘Crazy For You,’ ‘Company.’ Film: ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
George Street Playhouse Production, 2017
Gabriel
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Doug [Replacement]
Nick & Others [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Manfred
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2016
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Fidele (Understudy)
Dr. Dario Albione (Understudy)
Vittorio Lamberti (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2009
Charles F. Maude
Mr. MacAfee (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Ensemble
Harry the Horse
Nicely-Nicely Johnson (Understudy)
Lt. Brannigan (Understudy)
  [Beverly, MA (Regional)]
North Shore Music Theatre Production, 2006
Mr. Applegate
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2002
Rooster Hannigan
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2001
Bob Hale
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Marcellus Washburn (Standby)
Harold Hill (Standby)
Charlie Cowell (Standby)
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1999
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Specialty Trio
  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
American Premiere, 1998
Reed Chandler
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1991
Performer
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1989
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1989
Anthony Hope
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1989
Anthony Hope
Anthony Hope
  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1987
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1987
Performer
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 1985
Young Buddy
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1981
Franklin Shepard
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Billy Lawlor [Replacement]
Billy Lawlor [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1979
Jim the Piano Man

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 1979]
Musical Director

Photos

"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
(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

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
George Street Playhouse Production, 2017
Gabriel

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Doug [Replacement]

Nick & Others [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Manfred

Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2016
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Fidele (Understudy)

Dr. Dario Albione (Understudy)

Vittorio Lamberti (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2009
Charles F. Maude

Mr. MacAfee (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Ensemble

Harry the Horse

Nicely-Nicely Johnson (Understudy)

Lt. Brannigan (Understudy)

  [Beverly, MA (Regional)]
North Shore Music Theatre Production, 2006
Mr. Applegate

  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Performer

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2002
Rooster Hannigan

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2001
Bob Hale

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Marcellus Washburn (Standby)

Harold Hill (Standby)

Charlie Cowell (Standby)

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1999
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Specialty Trio

  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
American Premiere, 1998
Reed Chandler

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1991
Performer

Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1989
Performer [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1989
Anthony Hope

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1989
Anthony Hope

Anthony Hope

  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 1987
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1987
Performer

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 1985
Young Buddy

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1981
Franklin Shepard

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Billy Lawlor [Replacement]

Billy Lawlor [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1979
Jim the Piano Man

Productions

Musical Director

Jim Walton Biography

Broadway: Come From Away, Sunset Boulevard, She Loves Me, On the 20th Century, The Music Man, 42nd Street, Sweeney Todd, Merrily We Roll Along. Off-Broadway: And the World Goes ‘Round, Closer Than Ever, Scrambled Feet. On PBS: ‘Follies: In Concert,’ ‘Crazy For You,’ ‘Company.’ Film: Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened. With brother Bob Walton, wrote, Mid-life! The Crisis Musical and Mid-life 2! #WhatDidIComeInHereFor?, both with R&H Theatricals. www.midlifethecrisismusical.com.




Jim Walton News

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.

See Brian Stokes Mitchell, SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED & More at Feinstein's/54 Below Next Wee Photo See Brian Stokes Mitchell, SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED & More at Feinstein's/54 Below Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 19, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Brian Stokes Mitchell, 'Sondheim Unplugged' and more.

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’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To mark the milestone, West 45th Street was renamed “Come From A-Way” 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.

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 “The Rock” as ‘Beverley/Annette & others,’ 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.

See Andrew Barth Feldman, Lillias White & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo See Andrew Barth Feldman, Lillias White & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Photos: Robert W. Schneider partners with Sheet Music Man Michael Lavine & A Roster O Photo Photos: Robert W. Schneider partners with Sheet Music Man Michael Lavine & A Roster Of Broadway Veterans For 10 YEARS OF MUSICAL THEATRE HISTORY At 54 Below
by Bobby Patrick - May 3, 2022

In one of the best group shows of all time, Michael Lavine and Robert W. Schneider turn 54 Below into a glamorous history lesson celebrating Broadway.

A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Be Photo A 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & More to Take Place This Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases! Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - May 2, 2022

This May, Broadway fans will be treated to an exciting lineup of new albums, concerts, television shows, and movies to binge. From the new Spring Awakening: Those You've Known documentary on HBO to new additions to Feinstein's/54 Below's concert livestream slate, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

Jim Walton Videos

VIDEO: Emily Walton, De'Lon Grant & Jim Walton Explain How They Came Together to Put  VideoVIDEO: Emily Walton, De'Lon Grant & Jim Walton Explain How They Came Together to Put COME FROM AWAY Onscreen
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 10, 2021

Today, September 10, we'll all be welcomed back to the rock when Apple TV+ premieres Come From Away. Watch as Emily Walton, and De'Lon Grant and Jim Walton chat about how they came together to make it all happen.

STAGE TUBE: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Documentary to Hit Theaters; Watch the Official Trailer!
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2016

Atlas Media has just announced its upcoming feature-length documentary, Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened -- a thrilling, behind-the-scenes look into the 'then' and 'now' of perhaps Stephen Sondheim's most beloved work, Merrily We Roll Along -- has been acquired for theatrical distribution by Abramorama, the industry's preeminent distributor of independent cinema. Check out the official trailer for the film below!

STAGE TUBE: Head Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of SHE LOVES ME; Album Out Today!
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2016

Ghostlight Records has released the cast album of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of She Loves Me from Roundabout Theatre Company in digital formats today, Friday, June 10. Physical copies will be online and in stores on Friday, July 8. Ghostlight has also debuted a new 'Making of the Album' featurette including exclusive interviews with the cast and creative team, as well as footage from the recording studio. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Head Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of SHE LOVES ME; Album Out in June!
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2016

Ghostlight Records will release the cast album of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of She Loves Me from Roundabout Theatre Companyin digital formats on Friday, June 10, with physical copies online and in stores on Friday, July 8. In celebration of the announcement, Ghostlight has also unveiled a new preview of the cast in the recording studio - check it out below!

VIDEO: Jane Krakowski Talks Broadway's SHE LOVES ME: 'We're Having Such a Blast!'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 22, 2016

Jane Krakowski stopped by today's LIVE to talk about starring in the new romantic comedy SHE LOVES ME on Broadway.

VIDEO: Zachary Levi Talks 'Incredible Cast' of SHE LOVES ME on 'Late Night'
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 25, 2016

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Zachary Levi talked about starring in his new musical role in Broadway's SHE LOVES ME. 'This cast is so talented, it's a really incredible group!'

BWW TV: Sneak Peek at Porchlight's DOUBLE TROUBLE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 3, 2013

Porchlight's 19th Season begins with the Chicago premiere of Double Trouble, book, music and lyrics by brothers Bob Walton and Jim Walton, direction and choreography by Matthew Crowle, music direction by Linda Madonia and starring brothers Adrian Aguilar and Alexander Aguilar, August 31 - October 6, at Stage 773, 1225 West Belmont Ave. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Adrian Aguilar, Alexander Aguilar and More in Porchlight's DOUBLE TROUBLE
by Stage Tube - Aug 23, 2013

Porchlight Music Theatre is proud to present the Chicago premiere of Double Trouble, book, music and lyrics by brothers Bob Waltonand Jim Walton, direction and choreography by Matthew Crowle, music direction by Linda Madonia and starring brothers Adrian Aguilar and Alexander Aguilar, August 31 - October 6, at Stage 773, 1225 West Belmont Ave. Check out a behind the scenes sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD's Stephanie J. Block and Will Chase Prepare for the Tonys!
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2013

Rupert Holmes' Tony Award-winning musical comedy The Mystery of Edwin Drood closed on Broadway in March and was recently nominated for five 2013 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical and nods for stars Stephanie J. Block and Will Chase. Watch the video below to see how Block and Chase are preparing for Tony night - coming up in just a few weeks on June 9!

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2013 Tony Nominees- DROOD's Scott Ellis on the Thrill of a Sixth Nomination!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 7, 2013

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tonys Meet & Greet on May 1, 2013, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Scott Ellis, a nominee for Best Direction of a Musical for The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Check out what he had to say below!


Jim Walton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jim Walton been in?
Jim Walton has appeared on Broadway in 14 shows.

How many West End shows has Jim Walton been in?
Jim Walton has not appeared in the West End