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John Babbo

 
Bio:
Chicago credits include: Beauty and the Beast (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), A Christmas Carol (Goodman Theatre), Sweeney Todd and Gypsy! (Drury Lane), and Night and Day (Remy Bumppo). Television credits include: “Worldwide Day of Play” (Nickelodeon) and “Underemployed” (MTV). (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Chicago credits include: Beauty and the Beast (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), A Christmas Carol (Goodman Theatre), Sweeney Todd and Gypsy! (Drury Lane), and Night and Day (Remy Bumppo). Television credits include: “Worldwide Day of Play” (Nickelodeon) and “Underemployed” (MTV). (read complete bio)
 

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Kasey Foster, Travis Delgado, John Babbo and Lawrence E. DiStasi Photo

Kasey Foster, Travis Delgado, John Babbo and Lawrence E. DiStasi

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10/16/2015
Matt DeCaro, John Babbo and Andrew White Photo

Matt DeCaro, John Babbo and Andrew White

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10/16/2015
Steve Pickering (standing) and John Babbo Photo

Steve Pickering (standing) and John Babbo

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10/16/2015
Shane Franz, Daniel Coonley, Michael Winner, Brady Tutton, William Burke, John Babbo, Photo

Shane Franz, Daniel Coonley, Michael Winner, Brady Tutton, William Burke, John Babbo, J.D. Rodriguez, Johnny Rabe, Declan Collins

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04/08/2013
 

John Babbo Biography

Chicago credits include: Beauty and the Beast (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), A Christmas Carol (Goodman Theatre), Sweeney Todd and Gypsy! (Drury Lane), and Night and Day (Remy Bumppo). Television credits include: “Worldwide Day of Play” (Nickelodeon) and “Underemployed” (MTV).




John Babbo News

BWW TV: Celebrate A CHRISTMAS STORY's Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night! Photo BWW TV: Celebrate A CHRISTMAS STORY's Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

Ralphie is coming to the rescue because it's the the seventh anniversary of A Christmas Story The Musical coming to Broadway! To celebrate us counting down to Christmas, we're looking back at the show's opening night at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, with the official Broadway debut of the now Oscar, Tony, and Grammy-winning songwriting duo of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Check out this video to see the pair alongside John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Erin Dilly, and more!

Family Adventure Movie THRILL RIDE Released on DVD and Streaming Today Photo Family Adventure Movie THRILL RIDE Released on DVD and Streaming Today
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 12, 2017

Mason Parrish once asked his father, writer/director Chris Parrish, if they could make movies together when he grows up. Chris said, 'Of course.' Making Thrill Ride, the award-winning family-adventure movie from Mason's Movies and distributed by Gravitas Ventures, is Chris' way of keeping that promise.

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, Photo Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special - Sep 29, 2017

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More!

Berkeley Rep Extends TREASURE ISLAND
by Tyler Peterson - May 6, 2016

?Due to an overwhelming positive response from audiences, the swashbuckling adventure, Treasure Island, will continue to set sail on the Hispaniola at Berkeley Rep. The theatre has announced that the latest adventure from Mary Zimmerman will extend for an additional two weeks. Originally scheduled to close on June 5, the critically acclaimed play will run through Sunday, June 19. Starting today, Friday May 6 at noon, tickets for the added 16 performances can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone at 510 647.2949.

Berkeley Rep to Present West Coast Premiere of Zimmerman's TREASURE ISLAND
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 10, 2016

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced the West Coast premiere of Treasure Island by Tony Award-winning director Mary Zimmerman. Critically praised as "nothing short of sublime" (Chicago-Sun Times), and "Zimmerman remains a superior storyteller " (Chicago Tribune), Treasure Island, a co-production with Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre Company, is a glorious adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's most beloved novel. Previews begin Friday, April 22, and the show runs through Sunday, June 5, 2016. Press night for Treasure Island will be held on Friday, April 29. Individual tickets start at $29 and can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone, 510 647-2949.

Rumer Willis, Jennifer Diamond and More Coming Up at Feinstein's/54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2015

This week FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. Scroll down for details!

Melissa Manchester, Tamara Tunie, Lena Hall Coming Up This Nov at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

This November, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street.

Original Broadway Kids of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL to Reunite at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2015

Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents the original Broadway kids of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL in THE KIDS FROM A CHRISTMAS STORY on Monday November 2, 2015 at 7:00pm.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of the World Premiere of Lookingglass Theatre's TREASURE ISLAND, Adapted and Directed by Mary Zimmerman
by TV - On the Road - Oct 19, 2015

Opening its 28th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the World Premiere of Treasure Island, adapted and directed by Mary Zimmerman from the book by Robert Louis Stevenson in a co-production with Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Treasure Island runs October 7, 2015 - January 31, 2016 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights below!

Photo Flash: First Look at Mary Zimmerman's TREASURE ISLAND at Lookingglass Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2015

Opening its 28th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the World Premiere of Treasure Island, adapted and directed by Mary Zimmerman from the book by Robert Louis Stevenson in a co-production with Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Treasure Island runs now through January 31, 2016 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson. The Press Opening is this Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

John Babbo Videos

BWW TV: Celebrate A CHRISTMAS STORY's Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: Celebrate A CHRISTMAS STORY's Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

Ralphie is coming to the rescue because it's the the seventh anniversary of A Christmas Story The Musical coming to Broadway! To celebrate us counting down to Christmas, we're looking back at the show's opening night at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, with the official Broadway debut of the now Oscar, Tony, and Grammy-winning songwriting duo of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Check out this video to see the pair alongside John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Erin Dilly, and more!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of the World Premiere of Lookingglass Theatre's TREASURE ISLAND, Adapted and Directed by Mary Zimmerman
by TV - On the Road - Oct 19, 2015

Opening its 28th Season, Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the World Premiere of Treasure Island, adapted and directed by Mary Zimmerman from the book by Robert Louis Stevenson in a co-production with Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Treasure Island runs October 7, 2015 - January 31, 2016 at Lookingglass Theatre Company, located inside Chicago's historic Water Tower Water Works, 821 N. Michigan Ave. at Pearson.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Brady Tutton and More at Drury Lane Theatre's OLIVER! Opening Night
by Stage Tube - Apr 26, 2013

Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane, begins its exciting 2013 season with a grand scale production of the Tony Award-winning musical OLIVER!, running through June 2, 2013. Click below to watch interviews with the cast and creative team on opening night!

STAGE TUBE: THE REAL KIDS of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - Episode 2!
by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2012

REAL HOUSEWIVES have some competition in THE REAL KIDS OF A CHRISTMAS STORY! Written and directed by JAKE WILSON, episode two features the kids behind A CHRISTMAS STORY: John Babbo, Zac Ballard, Grace Capeless, Zoe Considine, George Franklin, Jack Mastrianni, Sarah Min-Kyuang Park, Johnny Rabe, J.D. Rodrieguez, Analise Scarpaci, Jeremy Shinder, Luke Spring, Joe West, and Erin Dilly.

STAGE TUBE: A CHRSTMAS STORY Cast Performs at JFK Airport!
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2012

The cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY,the holiday musical that began performances at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on November 7, just performed at JFK Airport as a part of the American Airlines Broadway series. The eight-week limited engagement runs through December 30. Check out their performance below!

STAGE TUBE: THE REAL KIDS of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL - Episode 1!
by Stage Tube - Dec 17, 2012

REAL HOUSEWIVES have some competition in THE REAL KIDS OF A CHRISTMAS STORY! Featuring the kids behind A CHRISTMAS STORY - Johnny Rabe, John Babbo, Zac Ballard, Grace Capeless, Zoe Considine, George Franklin, Jack Matrianni, Sarah Min-Kyuang Park, Alexa Niziak, JR Rodriguez, Jeremy Shinder, Luke Spring and Joe West - with producer John Mara Jr. and Eddie Korbich (who plays 'Santa' in the show), the series kicked off with an introduction episode. View it below!

VIDEO: Cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY Performs on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 6, 2012

The cast of the Broadway musical A CHRISTMAS STORY sang a holiday medley of songs on yesterday's 'Good Morning America' on ABC. Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: A CHRISTMAS STORY Performs on THE VIEW!
by Stage Tube - Nov 27, 2012

A Christmas Story, The Musical arrives on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre just in time for the 2012 holiday season. Based on the 1983 movie perennial, the musical plays and eight-week limited engagement through December 30. The cast just performed on 'The View' and you can check out the performance below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 20, 2012

A Christmas Story, The Musical arrives on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre just in time for the 2012 holiday season. Based on the 1983 movie perennial, the musical plays and eight-week limited engagement through December 30. The show opened on November 19th and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the big opening, and you can check out interviews with the cast and creative team below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL- Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2012

A Christmas Story, The Musical arrives on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre just in time for the 2012 holiday season. Based on the 1983 movie perennial, the musical plays and eight-week limited engagement through December 30. Opening night is tonight, November 19. Tickets are now on sale at www.AChristmasStoryTheMuscial.com or www.TicketMaster.com. BroadwayWorld brings you a highlights from the show below!