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John Glover

 
Date Of Birth:
August 07, 1944 (78)
Bio:
John Glover received Tony and Obie Awards for his performance in Love! Valour! Compassion!. He last appeared at the Roundabout Theatre Company in the revival of Waiting for Godot for which he received a Tony Award nomination. His previous Roundabout appearances include Give Me Your Answer, Do!, The ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: August 07, 1944 (78)

Bio:
John Glover received Tony and Obie Awards for his performance in Love! Valour! Compassion!. He last appeared at the Roundabout Theatre Company in the revival of Waiting for Godot for which he received a Tony Award nomination. His previous Roundabout appearances include Give Me Your Answer, Do!, The ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
2021
Narrator
  [Off-Broadway]
59 East 59 Off-Broadway Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Off-Broadway Reading, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Sheen Center Production, 2019
Clemens von Galen
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Broadway Revival Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company World Premiere, 2018
Dima
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Revival, 2016
Gaev
  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2016
Pandarus
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, 2014
Leonato
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2013
Third Murderer
Porter
Witch
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Ben
  [Off-Broadway]
Primary Stages Production, 2010
Performer
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2009
Herbert Dean
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2009
Lucky
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Karl Hudlocke
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Karl Hudlocke
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Man in Chair [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Anton Kilgallen
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Tom Connolly
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Tartuffe
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Jeffrey
  [Broadway]
1995
John Jeckyll
James Jeckyll
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
John Jeckyll/James Jeckyll
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1984
Leo [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1984
Performer
  [Broadway]
1982
Roger Dashwell
  [Broadway]
1981
Henry Clerval
  [Broadway]
1977
Algernon Moncrieff
  [Off-Broadway]
1976
Dr. Samuel Sutler
  [Broadway]
1973
Johnny Case
  [Broadway]
1973
Planteloup
  [Broadway]
1973
Professor Muller
  [Broadway]
1972
Pierrot
  [Broadway]
1972
William A. Brown
  [Off-Broadway]
1971
Prince Myshkin [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1971
Ronnie [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1970
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1969
Godfrey

John Glover Biography

John Glover received Tony and Obie Awards for his performance in Love! Valour! Compassion!. He last appeared at the Roundabout Theatre Company in the revival of Waiting for Godot for which he received a Tony Award nomination. His previous Roundabout appearances include Give Me Your Answer, Do!, The Marriage of Bette and Boo and The Paris Letter, which earned a Drama Desk Award, Lucille Lortel Award and Drama League Award nominations. He was seen recently on Broadway in the Lincoln Center revival of Macbeth, the Mike Nichols production of Death of a Salesman and the Manhattan Theatre Club revival of The Royal Family. His other notable New York appearances include The Drowsy Chaperone; The Great God Brown for which he received a Drama Desk Award nomination, Nikolai and the Others, The Atmosphere of Memory, Tartuffe, The Winter√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Tale, Sorrows and Rejoicings, Oblivion Postponed and the Shakespeare in the Park productions of Much Ado About Nothing and Troilus and Cressida. He recently completed a run in the original musical My Paris at the Goodspeed Opera House and as the President in the Long Wharf Theatre and George Street Playhouse premieres of The Second Mrs. Wilson. His most recent New York stage appearance was in A Foreign Body. He has received five Emmy Award nominations for his work on television and has been seen on film in such notable movies as Love! Valour! Compassion!, Scrooged, Julia and Annie Hall.

John Glover Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2011 - The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play
John GloverThe Lisbon Traviata
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
John Glover, Waiting for Godot
 
The Lortels - 2006 - Outstanding Lead Actor
John Glover, The Paris Letter
 
Tony Awards - 1995 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
John Glover , Love! Valour! Compassion!
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1973 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
John Glover, The Great God Brown

John Glover News

92NY to Present Angela Hewitt & Orpheus Chamber Orchestra in a Program of Bach Keyboa Photo 92NY to Present Angela Hewitt & Orpheus Chamber Orchestra in a Program of Bach Keyboard Concertos
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2022

The 92nd Street Y will present Angela Hewitt, piano & Orpheus Chamber Orchestra play Bach, on November 17, 2022 at 7:30pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall.

92NY Presents Emmanuel Pahud & Alessio Bax To Play Beethoven, Franck, And More Photo 92NY Presents Emmanuel Pahud & Alessio Bax To Play Beethoven, Franck, And More
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 1, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY), one of New York's leading cultural venues, presents Emmanuel Pahud, flute & Alessio Bax, piano, play Beethoven, Franck, and more, on November 15, 2022 at 7:30pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall.

Wagner College To Host Ceremony And Staged Reading of 2022 Stanley Award-Winner, MARI Photo Wagner College To Host Ceremony And Staged Reading of 2022 Stanley Award-Winner, MARILYN, MOM, AND ME
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2022

Wagner College Theatre has announced that the winner of the 2022 Stanley Drama Award is Luke Yankee for his play Marilyn, Mom and Me.

92NY to Present World Premiere of Seth Parker Woods' DIFFICULT GRACE in November Photo 92NY to Present World Premiere of Seth Parker Woods' DIFFICULT GRACE in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2022

The 92nd Street Y will present the world premiere of cellist Seth Parker Woods' evening-length Difficult Grace in a new version with choreographer and dancer Roderick George on November 19, 2022 at 7:30pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall.

92NY Presents Sharon Isbin, Guitar & Pacifica Quartet Play Boccherini, Schwantner, An Photo 92NY Presents Sharon Isbin, Guitar & Pacifica Quartet Play Boccherini, Schwantner, And More This Fall
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 24, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY), one of New York's leading cultural venues, presents Sharon Isbin, guitar & Pacifica Quartet play Boccherini, Schwantner, and more, on November 12, 2022 at 7:30pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall.

92NY Presents Jamal Aliyev, Cello & FazńĪl Say, Piano, Play Franck, Say, And More Photo 92NY Presents Jamal Aliyev, Cello & FazńĪl Say, Piano, Play Franck, Say, And More
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 20, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY), one of New York's leading cultural venues, presents Jamal Aliyev, cello & FazńĪl Say, piano, play Franck, Say, and more, on November 1, 2022 at 7:30pm ET in the Kaufmann Concert Hall.

Review: ON BECKETT at A.C.T. Serves Up Bill Irwin's Enthralling Take on the Iconic Wr Photo Review: ON BECKETT at A.C.T. Serves Up Bill Irwin's Enthralling Take on the Iconic Writer's Work
by Jim Munson - Oct 20, 2022

What did our critic think of ON BECKETT at A.C.T.? Master clown Bill Irwin is the perfect guide through the world of Samuel Beckett in this beguiling and exceedingly entertaining show that excavates the humor in the great master's work while still honoring its underlying existential angst.

92NY to Present MILO҆ in Concert This Month Photo 92NY to Present MILO҆ in Concert This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 16, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY), one of New York's leading cultural venues, will present MILO҆, guitar, plays Bach, Albeniz, Villa-Lobos, and more, on October 28, 2022 at 7:30pm ET at the Kaufmann Concert Hall. The concert will also be available for viewing online for 72 hours from time of broadcast.

Programs Announced For Look + Listen's Farewell Concert This Month Photo Programs Announced For Look + Listen's Farewell Concert This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2022

After 20 years of presenting acclaimed concerts in visual art spaces, Look + Listen has decided to end operations. Look + Listen is presenting a free 'Farewell Concert' on Saturday, October 29 (7 pm) at the Invisible Dog Art Center, 51 Bergen St. in Brooklyn, NY.

Look + Listen Bids Farewell With Concert at Invisible Dog This Month Photo Look + Listen Bids Farewell With Concert at Invisible Dog This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2022

After 20 years of presenting acclaimed concerts in visual art spaces, Look + Listen has decided to end operations. To thank the many artists and community members who have supported the festival in the past two decades, Look + Listen is presenting a free 'Farewell Concert' on Saturday, October 29 (7 pm) at the Invisible Dog Art Center, 51 Bergen St. in Brooklyn, NY.

John Glover Videos

Broadway Rewind:  Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 31, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013, when Macbeth returned to Broadway at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, where it ran for 60 performances.

BWW TV: SAINT JOAN Makes a Divine Return to Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night! Videoplay
BWW TV: SAINT JOAN Makes a Divine Return to Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 26, 2018

'I feel so liberated,' said Condola Rashad following her opening night bow in Saint Joan. 'Stepping into this particular character's shoes has really done something for me as a person, not just as an actor.'

BWW TV: Condola Rashad Is on a Mission in Highlights from SAINT JOAN on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Condola Rashad Is on a Mission in Highlights from SAINT JOAN on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 25, 2018

BroadwayWorld is bringing you a first look at MTC's powerful new production of Saint Joan, which opens on Broadway tonight at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

BWW TV: Condola Rashad & Company Get Ready for Opening Night of SAINT JOAN Videoplay
BWW TV: Condola Rashad & Company Get Ready for Opening Night of SAINT JOAN

by TV - Press Previews - Apr 10, 2018

Currently in previews at at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre is Manhattan Theatre Club's new Broadway production of Saint Joan, written by Nobel Prize in Literature and Academy Award winner Bernard Shaw and directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan (Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes, Proof). Starring three-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad (A Doll's House, Part 2; 'Billions'), Saint Joan will open on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.

BROADWAY BACKWARDS 2018 Raises Over A Half A Million Dollars Videoplay
BROADWAY BACKWARDS 2018 Raises Over A Half A Million Dollars

by A.A. Cristi - Apr 3, 2018

Fundraising records and gender norms alike were smashed by stars of stage, screen and pop music on April 2, 2018, at this year's inclusive, dynamic and loving Broadway Backwards.

VIDEO: First Look - Nathan Lane & More Featured in New Terrence McNally Documentary
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 15, 2017

The new documentary TERRENCE MCNALLY: EVERY ACT OF LIFE follows¬†one of the world's most honored and risk-taking playwrights in an immersive exploration of how to ‚Äúmake the third act of life as interesting as the first two.‚ÄĚ

BWW TV: Diane Lane & the Company of THE CHERRY ORCHARD Celebrate the Return of Chekhov!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 17, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company's new production of The Cherry Orchard, starringDiane Lane, Chuck Cooper, Tavi Gevinson, John Glover, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Harold Perrineau and Joel Grey, officially opened just last night, October 16, 2016. This is a limited engagement through December 4, 2016 on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street).

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Diane Lane & Company in THE CHERRY ORCHARD on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Diane Lane, Chuck Cooper, Tavi Gevinson, John Glover, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Harold Perrineau and Joel Grey in a new production of The Cherry Orchard, currently in previews for an October 16, 2016, opening on Broadway. This is a limited engagement through December 4, 2016 on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street). 

BWW TV: Chekhov is Back on Broadway with THE CHERRY ORCHARD- Meet Diane Lane & the Rest of the Cast!
by TV - Press Previews - Aug 17, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company's new production of The Cherry Orchard, starringDiane Lane, Chuck Cooper, Tavi Gevinson, John Glover, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Harold Perrineau and Joel Grey, will begin preview performances on September 15, 2016, and opens officially on Sunday, October 16, 2016. This is a limited engagement through December 4, 2016 on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street).

BWW TV: Highlights from TROILUS & CRESSIDA at Shakespeare in the Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 28, 2016

Directed by Daniel Sullivan, TROILUS AND CRESSIDA began performances on Tuesday, July 19 and will run through Sunday, August 14, with an official press opening on Tuesday, August 9. .


John Glover Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has John Glover been in?
John Glover has appeared on Broadway in 18 shows.

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

What awards has John Glover been nominated for?
The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Lisbon Traviata , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Waiting for Godot , Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for The Paris Letter Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Love! Valour! Compassion! and Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for The Great God Brown .

What awards has John Glover won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Love! Valour! Compassion!and Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for The Great God Brown.