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Joel Waggoner

 
Bio:
Broadway: School of Rock. Off-Broadway: Southern Comfort (Public Theater). The Joel Waggoner Experience (Joe√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Pub). TV: "100,000 Pyramid" Season 3 Premiere. Composer: Presto Change-o (Barrington Stage). 2012 Dramatist Guild Fellow (Composer). MFA from NYU Tisch. Debut single "Unlikely ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: School of Rock. Off-Broadway: Southern Comfort (Public Theater). The Joel Waggoner Experience (Joe√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Pub). TV: "100,000 Pyramid" Season 3 Premiere. Composer: Presto Change-o (Barrington Stage). 2012 Dramatist Guild Fellow (Composer). MFA from NYU Tisch. Debut single "Unlikely ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Off-Broadway Production, 2022
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Mr. Heere (Understudy)
Mr. Reyes (Understudy)
Scary Stockboy (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Storyteller Musician
Violin
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Stanley [Replacement]
Mr. Williams [Replacement]
Adult Ensemble [Replacement]

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019] [Replacement]
Vocal Arranger[Replacement]

Joel Waggoner Biography

Broadway: School of Rock. Off-Broadway: Southern Comfort (Public Theater). The Joel Waggoner Experience (Joe√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Pub). TV: "100,000 Pyramid" Season 3 Premiere. Composer: Presto Change-o (Barrington Stage). 2012 Dramatist Guild Fellow (Composer). MFA from NYU Tisch. Debut single "Unlikely Warrior" on iTunes. Follow @joelwaggoner and @Joelcappella on Instagram.




Joel Waggoner News

JOEL & JULIA'S HAUNTED HOLIDAY SINGALONG! to be Available to Rent On Demand Photo JOEL & JULIA'S HAUNTED HOLIDAY SINGALONG! to be Available to Rent On Demand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Broadway veterans¬†Julia Mattison¬†and¬†Joel Waggoner¬†of¬†Advent Carolndar are back to celebrate their greatest hits with a new, one-hour variety special, ‚ÄúJoel and Julia‚Äôs Haunted Holiday Singalong!,‚ÄĚ to be released at midnight on Tuesday, December 13 and available to rent on Vimeo on Demand following their two live performances at Chelsea Music Hall.

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Sarasota Awards; Rise Above's GODSPELL Lea Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Sarasota Awards; Rise Above's GODSPELL Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Sarasota Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE to Present Special Benefit Performance in December Photo A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE to Present Special Benefit Performance in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2022

Classic Stage Company will present a benefit performance of A Man of No Importance on Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 7PM. Proceeds from the evening will benefit Classic Stage Company’s work to present reimagined classic theater.

KNOXVILLE Original Cast Recording Available Now on CD Photo KNOXVILLE Original Cast Recording Available Now on CD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2022

The original cast recording of Knoxville is NOW AVAILABLE ON CD. Based on the novel by James Agee, Knoxville recently had its world premiere run at Asolo Repertory Theatre in Sarasota, Florida.

See Santino Fontana, I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN & More Next Week at 54 Be Photo See Santino Fontana, I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN & More Next Week at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Julia Mattison and Joel Waggoner's Viral ADVENT CAROLNDAR to Have First-Ever Live Sho Photo Julia Mattison and Joel Waggoner's Viral ADVENT CAROLNDAR to Have First-Ever Live Shows in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 9, 2022

Julia Mattison and Joel Waggoner of Advent Carolndar, the viral social media sensation where the duo created one original holiday song for the first 25 days in December for the past three years, are back with their first-ever live shows to get everyone in the holiday spirit at Chelsea Music Hall on Monday, December 12 at 7 PM and 9:30 PM.

Talia Suskauer, Nik Walker & More to Star in I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN a Photo Talia Suskauer, Nik Walker & More to Star in I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN at 54 Below in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2022

54 BELOW, Broadway‚Äôs Supper Club, will again present¬†I Wish: The Roles That Could Have Been¬†on¬†November 13, 2022, at 9:30pm. This special concert series returns to again give performers a chance to embody their ‚Äúroles come true‚ÄĚ.

Julie Benko, Santino Fontana, Leslie Uggams, and More to Play 54 Below Next Month Photo Julie Benko, Santino Fontana, Leslie Uggams, and More to Play 54 Below Next Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 31, 2022

Next month, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Opening Night Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 31, 2022

Classic Stage Company's A Man Of No Importance officially opened on Sunday, October 30. The cast of A Man Of No Importance includes four-time Emmy winner Jim Parsons, two-time Emmy winner and Tony nominee Mare Winningham. Check out photos from the opening night red carpet here!

Photos: First Look at Jim Parsons, A.J. Shively, Mare Winningham & More in A MAN OF N Photo Photos: First Look at Jim Parsons, A.J. Shively, Mare Winningham & More in A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE
by Show Highlights - Oct 28, 2022

Classic Stage Company's A Man Of No Importance  will begin performances on Tuesday, October 11, with opening night set for Sunday, October 30. The cast of A Man Of No Importance includes four-time Emmy winner Jim Parsons (The Boys in the Band) and more. It will run through Sunday, December 18. Get a first look at photos here!

Joel Waggoner Videos

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses the 'Intimacy' of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE on CBS MORNINGS Videoplay
VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses the 'Intimacy' of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE on CBS MORNINGS

by Michael Major - Oct 24, 2022

Jim Parsons appeared on CBS Mornings recently to discuss appearing Off-Broadway in A Man of No Importance. Parsons discussed the intimacy of performing the show at Classic Stage Company, his Irish accent in the production, the recent Big Bang Theory reunion, and more Watch the new video interview now!

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway All-Stars Take the Mic at Broadway Sessions Videoplay
BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway All-Stars Take the Mic at Broadway Sessions

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2019

We just had a BLAST this past Thursday at Broadway Sessions during our All-Star Open Mic Party! Along with guest host, Anthony Fett, and our incredible Open-Mic singers, we were joined by guest performers Carly Sakolove, Giuseppe Bausillio, Zurin Villanueva, Joel Waggoner, Lauren Elder, Josh Walker, Vishal Vaidya, Josh Bardier, Paul HeeSang Miller and Tim Young! Our fierce Open Mic-ers had a song in our heart, and we are so thrilled that they joined us and helped make it a night to remember! 

VIDEO: Andrew Keenan-Bolger Performs at BE MORE CHILL's Post-Show Hang Videoplay
VIDEO: Andrew Keenan-Bolger Performs at BE MORE CHILL's Post-Show Hang

by Stage Tube - Aug 2, 2019

We're getting an upgrade thanks to Andrew Keenan-Bolger's performance at Be More Chill's final post-show hang! Check out the video to see the Broadway favorite sing 'Blue Hair' alongside the show's Tony-nominated composer Joe Iconis!

VIDEO: Natalie Joy Johnson Releases 'Get Into It Queen' - Watch the Music Video! Videoplay
VIDEO: Natalie Joy Johnson Releases 'Get Into It Queen' - Watch the Music Video!

by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2019

In honor of world pride and to celebrate being your most truthful self, Natalie Joy Johnson has released the anthem "Get Into It Queen"!

VIDEO: GMA Goes Behind the Scenes of BE MORE CHILL! Videoplay
VIDEO: GMA Goes Behind the Scenes of BE MORE CHILL!

by Stage Tube - Mar 12, 2019

'Good Morning America' went behind the scenes of Broadway's newest hit, 'Be More Chill' on Tuesday morning! The musical officially opened on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre.

BWW TV: BE MORE CHILL's Katlyn Carlson Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! Videoplay
BWW TV: BE MORE CHILL's Katlyn Carlson Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 11, 2019

Broadway has officially gotten an upgrade with the opening of Be More Chill at the Lyceum Theatre! All throughout opening night, cast member Katlyn Carlson showed BroadwayWorld behind the scenes as she took over our Instagram Story. From all the morning preparations to shenanigans at the theatre to the after party, Katlyn gave us a peek into her official Broadway debut! So in case you missed it (or just want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover; check it all out below!

BWW TV: Ready for Your Upgrade? Watch Highlights from BE MORE CHILL on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Ready for Your Upgrade? Watch Highlights from BE MORE CHILL on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2019

On Sunday night, March 10, 2019, Be More Chill will officially open at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre. Check out highlights of the cast in action below!

#TBT: BE MORE CHILL Gives Off-Broadway An Upgrade! Videoplay
#TBT: BE MORE CHILL Gives Off-Broadway An Upgrade!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Broadway has gotten an upgrade this week as Be More Chill started previews at the Lyceum Theatre! In honor of the occasion, we're throwing it back to the show's rehearsals for this past summer's Off-Broadway run at the Signature Theater Company! Get your squip ready, and check out the footage below!

Talk Broadway To Me: A Squip Hits the Streets as BE MORE CHILL Begins Broadway Previe Videoplay
Talk Broadway To Me: A Squip Hits the Streets as BE MORE CHILL Begins Broadway Previews!

by Jon Vazquez - Feb 13, 2019

What if popularity came in a pill? Would you take it, no questions asked? As Broadway gets an upgrade with Be More Chill beginning previews tonight at the Lyceum Theatre, BroadwayWorld's Jon Vazquez hits the streets to 'peddle' a squip to the people of Times Square! Will they buy it?

SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates 3rd Anniversary With Fan Appreciation Event And Special Mus Videoplay
SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates 3rd Anniversary With Fan Appreciation Event And Special Music Video

by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash hit School of Rock - The Musical announces it is celebrating its third year on Broadway by kicking off its anniversary week with a special "Fan Appreciation Day" dinner party inside the Winter Garden Theatre (1634 Broadway) on Sunday, December 2, 2018.


Joel Waggoner Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Joel Waggoner been in?
Joel Waggoner has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

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

What is Joel Waggoner next theatre project?
Joel Waggoner's next show will be A Man Of No Importance which opens on 10/30/2022 on Off-Broadway.