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John Eric Parker

 
Bio:
Broadway/NY: Memphis, All Shook Up, Rent, The Wiz (Encores!), The Body Beautiful, Jerry Springer (Carnegie Hall). Regional: Annie (Daddy Warbucks), The Overwhelming, Intimate Apparel, Once on This Island, Chess. TV/Film: “Tales of the City,” “Patriot Act” (both Netflix); Frozen. John Eric is ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway/NY: Memphis, All Shook Up, Rent, The Wiz (Encores!), The Body Beautiful, Jerry Springer (Carnegie Hall). Regional: Annie (Daddy Warbucks), The Overwhelming, Intimate Apparel, Once on This Island, Chess. TV/Film: “Tales of the City,” “Patriot Act” (both Netflix); Frozen. John Eric is ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Ensemble [Replacement]
Ensemble
Guard
Mafala Hatimbi (Understudy) [Replacement]
General (Understudy) [Replacement]
Mafala Hatimbi (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Wailin' Joe
Reverend Hobson
Ensemble
Bobby (Understudy)
Delray (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1996
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
Benjamin Coffin III, Tom Collins (Understudy) [Replacement]
Tom Collins (Understudy) [Replacement]
Benjamin Coffin III (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1993
Crow
Emerald City Citizen
Winged Monkey
Field Mouse

John Eric Parker Biography

Broadway/NY: Memphis, All Shook Up, Rent, The Wiz (Encores!), The Body Beautiful, Jerry Springer (Carnegie Hall). Regional: Annie (Daddy Warbucks), The Overwhelming, Intimate Apparel, Once on This Island, Chess. TV/Film: “Tales of the City,” “Patriot Act” (both Netflix); Frozen. John Eric is also the Membership Director of Broadway Inspirational Voices.




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Exclusive: L Morgan Lee Discusses Breaking Barriers in A STRANGE LOOP on BROADWAY SAN Photo Exclusive: L Morgan Lee Discusses Breaking Barriers in A STRANGE LOOP on BROADWAY SANDWICH
by Michael Major - Oct 27, 2022

L Morgan Lee, breakout star of “A Strange Loop” and the first trans actor to garner a Tony nomination, will be featured on a new episode of Broadway Sandwich. Watch an exclusive video clip of L Morgan Lee talking candidly with host Garen Scribner about being a role model.

Photos: On the Red Carpet of Broadway Inspirational Voices' BETTER DAYS Fundraising E Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet of Broadway Inspirational Voices' BETTER DAYS Fundraising Event
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 25, 2022

Broadway Inspirational Voices held its BETTER DAYS: Fundraising Cocktail Party and Award Ceremony on October 24, 2022 at 7:00pm in the heart of Times Square. Check out photos here!

BROADWAY SANDWICH Season Three to Premiere on ALL ARTS in October Photo BROADWAY SANDWICH Season Three to Premiere on ALL ARTS in October
by Michael Major - Sep 7, 2022

Stars include Nadia Brown (“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”), Sara Esty (“The Phantom of the Opera”), Leslie Donna Flesner (“Funny Girl”), Ayana George (“MJ: The Musical”), L Morgan Lee (“A Strange Loop”), Andrea Macasaet (“Six: The Musical”), Caleb Marshall-Villarreal (“Moulin Rouge! The Musical”), and John Eric Parker (“The Book of Mormon”).

Photos: Go Inside THE BOOK OF MORMON's Re-Opening and Fan Performance Photo Photos: Go Inside THE BOOK OF MORMON's Re-Opening and Fan Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 8, 2021

THE BOOK OF MORMON returned to Broadway with a Free Fan Performance on Thursday, November 4 at 8:00 pm at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). Regular performances resumed Friday, November 5, 2021. 

THE BOOK OF MORMON Celebrates Broadway's Return With A Free Fan Performance on Novemb Photo THE BOOK OF MORMON Celebrates Broadway's Return With A Free Fan Performance on November 4
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

The Book of Mormon will return to Broadway one day earlier than previously announced with a Free Fan Performance on Thursday, November 4 at 8:00 pm at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). Regular performances resume Friday, November 5, 2021. 

BC/EFA Board Of Trustees Adds Seven New Members Photo BC/EFA Board Of Trustees Adds Seven New Members
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2021

Joining the board at its annual fall meeting on October 7, 2021, were music director Ted Arthur, City National Bank Executive Vice President Linda Duncombe, actor Mandy Gonzalez, lyricist/composer Amanda Green, Times Square Alliance Executive Director Tom Harris, stage manager Kenneth J. McGee and actor John Eric Parker.

Kevin Clay, Cody Jamison Strand, and More Will Lead THE BOOK OF MORMON on Broadway Photo Kevin Clay, Cody Jamison Strand, and More Will Lead THE BOOK OF MORMON on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2021

Casting is being announced for the Broadway return of THE BOOK OF MORMON. The production, the winner of nine 2011 Tony Awards including Best Musical and the Grammy for Best Musical Theatre Album, resumes performances on Friday, November 5, 2021 at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). 

RECAP: The Genies of ALADDIN Shared Their Audition Stories on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo RECAP: The Genies of ALADDIN Shared Their Audition Stories on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

Stars in the House continued Thursday night (8pm) for Genies In A Bottle with Juwan Crawley, James Monroe Iglehart, Michael James Scott, Major Attaway, and Trevor Dion Nicholas.

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Broadway Inspirational Voices' 25th Anniversary Gala Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside Broadway Inspirational Voices' 25th Anniversary Gala
by Mati Ficara - Mar 4, 2020

On Monday night, Michael McElroy and Broadway Inspirational Voices celebrated the 'Silver Anniversary Gala Concert & Live Auction', honoring Disney Theatrical Productions for their commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards
by BWW - Dec 16, 2019

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

John Eric Parker Videos

Exclusive: L Morgan Lee Discusses Breaking Barriers in A STRANGE LOOP on BROADWAY SAN Videoplay
Exclusive: L Morgan Lee Discusses Breaking Barriers in A STRANGE LOOP on BROADWAY SANDWICH

by Michael Major - Oct 27, 2022

L Morgan Lee, breakout star of “A Strange Loop” and the first trans actor to garner a Tony nomination, will be featured on a new episode of Broadway Sandwich. Watch an exclusive video clip of L Morgan Lee talking candidly with host Garen Scribner about being a role model.

Photo/Video: Get A First Look at Karen Ziemba In ANNIE At NC Theatre Videoplay
Photo/Video: Get A First Look at Karen Ziemba In ANNIE At NC Theatre

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 23, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Tony Award-winner Karen Ziemba as Miss Hannigan at the NC Theatre, directed by producing artistic director, Eric Woodall.

VIDEO: Casts of COME FROM AWAY, CATS, and More Support 6th Annual Broadway Alzheimer' Videoplay
VIDEO: Casts of COME FROM AWAY, CATS, and More Support 6th Annual Broadway Alzheimer's iPod Drive

by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Dave Roth, Broadway musician and Alzheimer's advocate, has announced the return of the 6th Annual Broadway Alzheimer's iPod Drive beginning August 1st and running through August 19th.

VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Continues 'Broadway Our Way' Series with 'Love to Me' from LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Tony and Grammy award-nominated Michael McElroy and Broadway Inspirational Voices released the eighth video in their 'Broadway Our Way' series today, offering 'Love to Me' from the musical Light In the Piazza, music and lyrics by Adam Guettel (Millions; Floyd Collins; Saturn Returns/Myths and Hymns). Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Inspirational Voices Gets in the HAIRSPRAY Spirit with 'You Can't Stop the Beat'
by Stage Tube - Dec 1, 2016

Tony and Grammy Award-nominated Michael McElroy and Broadway Inspirational Voices release the fifth video in their 'Broadway Our Way' series, featuring 'You Can't Stop the Beat' from the musical HAIRSPRAY. In tribute to NBC's live version airing on December 7th, BIV offers its voice to this joyful anthem - check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Inspirational Voices Sing 'Everybody Says Don't' from ANYONE CAN WHISTLE
by Stage Tube - Nov 1, 2016

Tony and Grammy Award-nominated Michael McElroy and Broadway Inspirational Voices have unveiled a new video featuring 'Everybody Says Don't' from the musical ANYONE CAN WHISTLE, with music and lyrics by the highly celebrated Stephen Sondheim (Sweeney Todd, Sunday In the Park With George, Assassins, Passion, Into the Woods, and many more). Check it out below!

BWW TV Flashback: Opening Night of THE BOOK OF MORMON! Happy First Anniversary!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 24, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON opened one year ago tonight on, Thursday, March 24, 2011 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre to RAVE reviews. Here's a look back at the cast and creative team at the opening night after party at Gotham Hall in New York City!

STAGE TUBE: Josh Gad Talks THE BOOK OF MORMON on CHELSEA LATELY
by Stage Tube - Mar 14, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON's Tony nominee Josh Gad just visited 'Chelsea Lately' last night, March 13, where he chatted about starring in the hit musical, being mistaken for John Belushi, and more. Click below to check out the full interview!

STAGE TUBE: THE BOOK OF MORMON Gets Jewish Makeover!
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2012

THE BOOK OF MORMON with book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone, revovles around two Moromn missionaries whose faith get tested as they find themselves in far-way Uganda. In the hilarious video below, the musical gets a makeover with a Jewish twist- titled 'The Book of Purim.' Click below to check out the spoof!

STAGE TUBE: Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, Stephen Oremus Accept BOOK OF MORMON Grammy!
by Stage Tube - Feb 13, 2012

The 2012 Grammy Awards were last night, and the nominees for 'Best Musical Theater Album' were THE BOOK OF MORMON, ANYTHING GOES, and HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING. This year's winner was THE BOOK OF MORMON, and you can check out the acceptance speech from Trey Parker, Robert Lopez, and Stephen Oremus below!


John Eric Parker Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has John Eric Parker been in?
John Eric Parker has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has John Eric Parker been in?
John Eric Parker has not appeared in the West End


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