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Joel Hatch

 
Bio:
Broadway: Come From Away, Billy Elliot, Annie. Off-Broadway: Adding Machine: The Musical (OBIE, Lortel awards), Annie Warbucks. Carnegie Hall: Sound Of Music. National Tours: Beauty and the Beast, Ragtime, Showboat. Television: "The Good Wife", reoccurring role of Dr Holt on HBO's "Boardwalk ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Come From Away, Billy Elliot, Annie. Off-Broadway: Adding Machine: The Musical (OBIE, Lortel awards), Annie Warbucks. Carnegie Hall: Sound Of Music. National Tours: Beauty and the Beast, Ragtime, Showboat. Television: "The Good Wife", reoccurring role of Dr Holt on HBO's "Boardwalk ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Claude & Others
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Ford's Theater Production, 2016
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Drake
Fred McCracken
Oliver Warbucks (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
George
Dad (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Mr. Zero
Mr. Zero
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1993
Performer
Simon Whitehead
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1993
Performer

Joel Hatch Biography

Broadway: Come From Away, Billy Elliot, Annie. Off-Broadway: Adding Machine: The Musical (OBIE, Lortel awards), Annie Warbucks. Carnegie Hall: Sound Of Music. National Tours: Beauty and the Beast, Ragtime, Showboat. Television: "The Good Wife", reoccurring role of Dr Holt on HBO's "Boardwalk Empire."

Joel Hatch Awards and Nominations

 
Obie Awards - 2008 - Performance Gold Star
Joel Hatch, Adding Machine
 
The Lortels - 2008 - Outstanding Lead Actor Gold Star
Joel Hatch, Adding Machine

Joel Hatch News

Wake Up With BWW 3/21: Peters, Patinkin, and Lapine Talk SUNDAY IN THE PARK, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/21: Peters, Patinkin, and Lapine Talk SUNDAY IN THE PARK, and More!
by - Mar 21, 2022

Today's top stories include a new interview with Bernadette Peters, Mandy Patinkin, and James Lapine on CBS Sunday Morning! Plus, watch the latest episode of The Aging Ingenue, meet the new star of Moulin Rouge!, and more!

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Says Farewell to Joel Hatch Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Says Farewell to Joel Hatch
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 20, 2022

This afternoon, Broadway veteran Joel Hatch has played his final show with the company of the hit musical, Come From Away. A member of the original cast, Joel Hatch has been with the show since it opened on Broadway just over five years ago on March 12th, 2017. He portrayed 'Claude & others' other characters throughout the production. Gene Weygandt will begin performances in the roles on Tuesday, March 22. Gene joins the company directly from the Australia cast of Come From Away.

Wake Up With BWW 3/16: WICKED Tour Casting, SIX Gets New Queens, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/16: WICKED Tour Casting, SIX Gets New Queens, and More!
by - Mar 16, 2022

Today's top stories include new queens joining Six, casting for the National Tour of Wicked, and more! Plus, casting has been announced for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at Geffen Playhouse, which will star Zachary Quinto, Aimee Carrero, Calista Flockhart, and Graham Phillips.

Gene Weygandt Will Join Cast of COME FROM AWAY on Broadway Photo Gene Weygandt Will Join Cast of COME FROM AWAY on Broadway
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 15, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away, which just celebrated its 5th year on Broadway, has just announced that¬†original cast member Joel Hatch will depart the production on Sunday, March 20 and Gene Weygandt will begin performances as ‚ÄėClaude & others‚Äô on Tuesday, March 22.¬†Gene joins the company from the Australia cast of COME FROM AWAY.

Photos: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5th Anniversary Photo Photos: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5th Anniversary
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 13, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away, just celebrated a fabulous milestone this week as it marks its 5th year on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Check out photos from the special day below!

COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5 Years on Broadway; Tickets Now On Sale Through January 20 Photo COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5 Years on Broadway; Tickets Now On Sale Through January 2023
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2022

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY, celebrates a fabulous milestone this week as it marks its 5th year on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To celebrate, the show has released a new block of tickets which are now on sale through Sunday, January 1, 2023!

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY's Rachel Tucker and Captain Beverley Bass Stop By The Tamron Ha Photo VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY's Rachel Tucker and Captain Beverley Bass Stop By The Tamron Hall Show
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 10, 2022

The Tamron Hall Show welcomed¬†Captain Beverley Bass and Olivier Award- nominee Rachel Tucker¬†for a special episode dedicated to ‚Äúfirsts,‚ÄĚ which featured an interview with the pioneering pilot and a performance of ‚ÄúMe and the Sky‚ÄĚ from Broadway's COME FROM AWAY.

VIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Joel Hatch Give a Moving Speech at Show's First Night B Photo VIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Joel Hatch Give a Moving Speech at Show's First Night Back
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 8, 2022

Broadway’s Tony & Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away resumed performances last night at Broadway’s Schoenfeld Theatre. Original Cast Member Joel Hatch, who plays Mayor Claude Elliott in the musical based on a remarkable true story, made a brief curtain speech at the end of the show thanking the audiences for supporting Broadway.

COME FROM AWAY To Resume Broadway Performances January 7 Photo COME FROM AWAY To Resume Broadway Performances January 7
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 3, 2022

The Broadway production of Come From Away has suspended performances through January 7, 2022 at the Gerard Schoenfeld Theatre.

COME FROM AWAY Cancels Broadway Performances Through January 2nd Photo COME FROM AWAY Cancels Broadway Performances Through January 2nd
by BWW Staff - Dec 30, 2021

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away has canceled tonight's Broadway performances through January 2nd due to breakthrough Covid-19 infections within the company.

Joel Hatch Videos

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Says Farewell to Joel Hatch Videoplay
VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Says Farewell to Joel Hatch

by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 20, 2022

This afternoon, Broadway veteran Joel Hatch has played his final show with the company of the hit musical, Come From Away. A member of the original cast, Joel Hatch has been with the show since it opened on Broadway just over five years ago on March 12th, 2017. He portrayed 'Claude & others' other characters throughout the production. Gene Weygandt will begin performances in the roles on Tuesday, March 22. Gene joins the company directly from the Australia cast of Come From Away.

VIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Joel Hatch Give a Moving Speech at Show's First Night B Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch COME FROM AWAY's Joel Hatch Give a Moving Speech at Show's First Night Back

by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 8, 2022

Broadway’s Tony & Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away resumed performances last night at Broadway’s Schoenfeld Theatre. Original Cast Member Joel Hatch, who plays Mayor Claude Elliott in the musical based on a remarkable true story, made a brief curtain speech at the end of the show thanking the audiences for supporting Broadway.

VIDEO: Go Inside COME FROM AWAY's Triumphant Return to Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside COME FROM AWAY's Triumphant Return to Broadway!

by Team BWW - Sep 22, 2021

It was the start of a new moment last last the the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, as the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away officially returned to Broadway.

Summer Flashback: BILLY ELLIOT Opens on Broadway! Videoplay
Summer 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: THE BAND'S VISIT, COME FROM AWAY, And More Perform In Bryant Park! Videoplay
VIDEO: THE BAND'S VISIT, COME FROM AWAY, And More Perform In Bryant Park!

by Alan Henry - Jul 26, 2018

This week's performers will include: Come From Away (Petrina Bromley, Geno Carr, Alex Finke, De'Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Tony LePage, Lee MacDougall, Julie Reiber, Caesar Samayoa, Pearl Sun, Astrid Van Wieren, and Sharon Wheatley); Kinky Boots (Mia Gentile, John Jeffrey Martin, and Stephane Duret); The Band's Visit (Katrina Lenk, John Cariani, Ari'el Stachel, and Etai Benson); This Ain't No Disco (Will Connolly, Tony d'Alelio, Hannah Florence, Chilina Kennedy, Peter LaPrade, Krystal Mackie, Nicole Medoro, Ian Paget, Theo Stockman, and Samantha Marie Ware)

Video Flashback: Newfoundland Meets Broadway on Opening Night of COME FROM AWAY! Videoplay
Video Flashback: Newfoundland Meets Broadway on Opening Night of COME FROM AWAY!

by A.A. Cristi - Mar 12, 2018

COME FROM AWAY opened last night on Broadway, officially sharing the tale of a remarkable little town in Newfoundland with theatre goers. Come From Away features Petrina Bromley (Stratford's As You Like It); Geno Carr (The Old Globe's Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas); Jenn Colella(If/Then); Joel Hatch (Annie); Rodney Hicks (The Scottsboro Boys); Kendra Kassebaum (Wicked); Tony Award nominee Chad Kimball(Memphis); Lee MacDougall (Stratford's The Music Man); Caesar Samayoa(Sister Act); Q. Smith (Mary Poppins); Astrid Van Wieren (North American premiere of Mamma Mia!); Sharon Wheatley (Avenue Q); Josh Breckenridge (The Scottsboro Boys); Susan Dunstan (The Lion King US National Tour); Tamika Lawrence (If/Then) and Tony LePage (Rock of Ages).

Ridge Roundup: Five Things We Learned from Richard's Chat with the Team of COME FROM  Videoplay
Ridge Roundup: Five Things We Learned from Richard's Chat with the Team of COME FROM AWAY

by A.A. Cristi - Sep 11, 2017

Come From Away has been 2017's little musical that could. Soon after opening at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, the show earned seven Tony nominations (picking up one for director Christopher Ashley), coming as quite a shock to the creative team that has been nurturing the project since the beginning.

BWW TV: COME FROM AWAY Takes Flight at Broadway in Bryant Park! Videoplay
BWW TV: COME FROM AWAY Takes Flight at Broadway in Bryant Park!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2017

Watch below as COME FROAM AWAY's Petrina Bromley,Geno Carr, De'Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Kendra Kassebaum, Tony LePage, Lee MacDougall,Julie Reiber, Caesar Samayoa, Q. Smith, Astrid Van Wieren, Sharon Wheatley perform 'Welcome to the Rock,' 'Me And the Sky' and 'Somewhere In the Middle of Nowhere.'

Backstage with Richard Ridge: How to Make a High-Flying Hit- The COME FROM AWAY Cast  Videoplay
Backstage with Richard Ridge: How to Make a High-Flying Hit- The COME FROM AWAY Cast and Creatives Explain How They Made Their Show Soar

by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jul 28, 2017

Come From Away has been 2017's little musical that could. Soon after opening at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, the show earned seven Tony nominations (picking up one for director Christopher Ashley), coming as quite a shock to the creative team that has been nurturing the project since the beginning. 'We expected Canadian high schools to do it... and now we're on Broadway,' explained creator David Hein.

VIDEO: Tom Brokaw Examines Real-Life Inspiration Behind Broadway's COME FROM AWAY
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 16, 2017

Today, NBC special correspondent Tom Brokaw joined TODAY to reveal the real-life incidents that inspired the show and examines how a small Canadian town opened its heart to stranded Americans in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks.


Joel Hatch Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Joel Hatch been in?
Joel Hatch has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Joel Hatch been in?
Joel Hatch has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Joel Hatch been nominated for?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Adding Machine and Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for Adding Machine .

What awards has Joel Hatch won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Adding Machineand Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for Adding Machine.


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