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John Hickok

 
Bio:
As an actor, he was most recently seen on Broadway opposite Frank Langella in MAN AND BOY: also on B'way: he created the roles of Governor Slaton in PARADE, Zoser in AIDA, and Professor Bhaer in LITTLE WOMEN (he's on all three cast albums), and appeared in OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD and ACCOMPLICE. Other ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: August 31, 1957 (64)

Bio:
As an actor, he was most recently seen on Broadway opposite Frank Langella in MAN AND BOY: also on B'way: he created the roles of Governor Slaton in PARADE, Zoser in AIDA, and Professor Bhaer in LITTLE WOMEN (he's on all three cast albums), and appeared in OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD and ACCOMPLICE. Other ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Boston]
Huntington Theatre Company World Premiere, 2018
Robert Whitehead
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Revival, 2017
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer
  [Los Angeles]
Berkley Rep World Premiere Production, 2015
Bretodeaux
Raphael
  [Regional (US)]
Denver Center Theatre Company Production, 2014
Tabor
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Sven Johnson (Understudy)
Mark Herries (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Dr. Peterson
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Mr. Alonzo Smith
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2006
Mr. Smith
  [Beverly, MA (Regional)]
North Shore Music Theatre Production, 2006
Pontius Pilate
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Lane
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Professor Bhaer
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2004
Performer
  [New York]
Workshop, 2002
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Zoser
  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 1999
Herb Fitzwater
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Governor Slaton
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Jimmy
  [Broadway]
1991
Convict
Robert Sideway (Understudy)
Major Robbie Ross (Understudy)
Ketch Freeman (Understudy)
Captain David Collins (Understudy)
2nd Lieutenant Ralph Clark (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1989
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
Director
Sound Designer

Photos

Hunter Brown, John Hickok, Max Wilcox, Eddie Egan, Milton Craig Nealy and Pat Moran Photo

Hunter Brown, John Hickok, Max Wilcox, Eddie Egan, Milton Craig Nealy and Pat Moran

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09/15/2019
John Hickok and Kyra Leeds Photo

John Hickok and Kyra Leeds

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09/15/2019
John Hickok and Kyra Leeds Photo

John Hickok and Kyra Leeds

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09/15/2019
Hunter Brown, Milton Craig Nealy, Eddie Egan, Max Wilcox, Pat Moran and John Hickok Photo

Hunter Brown, Milton Craig Nealy, Eddie Egan, Max Wilcox, Pat Moran and John Hickok

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09/15/2019
The Cast of The Full Monty that includes-David Borum, Brayden Bratti, Hunter Brown, S Photo

The Cast of The Full Monty that includes-David Borum, Brayden Bratti, Hunter Brown, Seal Cullen Carroll, Emily Durand, Luke Dombroski, Eddie Egan, Katherine Fletcher, Malcolm Franklin, John Hickok, Kaisa Huguley, Hannah M. James, Jacob Karp, Kyra Leeds, Pat Moran, Milton Craig Nealy, Michelle Rubino, James Schultz, Max Wilcox, Kristine Zbornik and Nicole Zelka

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09/15/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Boston]
Huntington Theatre Company World Premiere, 2018
Robert Whitehead

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Revival, 2017
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer

  [Los Angeles]
Berkley Rep World Premiere Production, 2015
Bretodeaux

Raphael

  [Regional (US)]
Denver Center Theatre Company Production, 2014
Tabor

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Sven Johnson (Understudy)

Mark Herries (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Dr. Peterson

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Mr. Alonzo Smith

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2006
Mr. Smith

  [Beverly, MA (Regional)]
North Shore Music Theatre Production, 2006
Pontius Pilate

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Lane

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Professor Bhaer

  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2004
Performer

  [New York]
Workshop, 2002
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Zoser

  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 1999
Herb Fitzwater

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Governor Slaton

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Jimmy

  [Broadway]
1991
Convict

Robert Sideway (Understudy)

Major Robbie Ross (Understudy)

Ketch Freeman (Understudy)

Captain David Collins (Understudy)

2nd Lieutenant Ralph Clark (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1989
Performer

Productions

Director

Sound Designer

John Hickok Biography

As an actor, he was most recently seen on Broadway opposite Frank Langella in MAN AND BOY: also on B'way: he created the roles of Governor Slaton in PARADE, Zoser in AIDA, and Professor Bhaer in LITTLE WOMEN (he's on all three cast albums), and appeared in OUR COUNTRY'S GOOD and ACCOMPLICE. Other credits include Polonius / HAMLET, Gloucester / HENRY VI, Ageus & Quince / MIDSUMMER, at the Shakespeare Theatre of N.J., where he also directed ROMEO & JULIET. He starred in the world premiere of Pete Townshend's THE BOY WHO HEARD MUSIC (NY Stage & Film), I SENT A LETTER TO MY LOVE (Primary Stages) Eduardo Machado's AFTERNOON TEA (59 E. 59th), MIRACLE WORKER (Papermill Playhouse), HAMLET (Alabama Shakespeare), ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL (Hartford Stage), TWELFTH NIGHT (Boston Shakespeare), JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR (North Shore), ONCE AROUND THE SUN (Zipper), MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS (Irish Repertory Theatre), MAME opposite Michelle Lee (Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera), FOXFIRE with James Whitmore (George Street), and A FEW GOOD MEN (Westport Country Playhouse), MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP (Theatre by the Sea).

Directed the world premiere of BURNING BLUE at the Theatre Royal Haymarket on London's West End (2 Olivier nominations, John Napier/set, David Hershey/lights) and in LA, San Francisco, and NYC. Co-created (with Rick Lake) and directed RHYTHM OF LOVE / Palace Theatre, Stamford Center for the Arts. In NYC: EYE OF THE BEHOLDER (w/Kim Hunter), LOOSE CANNONS, C'EST LA GUERRE, WHITE BOYS CAN'T RAP. Regionally: LADY AND THE CLARINET, MOONSHADOW, THE ELEPHANT MAN, PRIVATE LIVES (extended run), THREE PENNY OPERA, LION IN WINTER, MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, BUS STOP ("10 Best Plays of 1980" Boston Phoenix). Also: URINETOWN at Central Connecticut State College and HOT L BALTIMORE at Bard College, where he also taught Shakespeare for three years. He was a member of the WRITERS THEATRE in NYC working on new play development, the director's group at The Director's Company, a curator at The New York Theatre Workshop, participated in the Hal Prince Musical Theatre Workshop as a director for three years, as well as dramaturging/directing numerous new play and musical readings.





John Hickok News

AIDA Original Broadway Cast Will Reunite On STARS IN THE HOUSE This Saturday Photo AIDA Original Broadway Cast Will Reunite On STARS IN THE HOUSE This Saturday
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2021

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that the award-winning Original Broadway Cast of ‚ÄúAIDA‚ÄĚ will join them on ‚ÄúStars In The House‚ÄĚ on Saturday, June 5 (the previously announced ‚ÄúDreamgirls‚ÄĚ show will be held at a later date).¬†

Howl Playwrights To Showcase Lisa Kimball's SPIN THE DONKEY Just In Time For Election Photo Howl Playwrights To Showcase Lisa Kimball's SPIN THE DONKEY Just In Time For Election Day
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 16, 2020

Howl Playwrights is a theater group dedicated to nurturing and empowering the development of new works by emerging playwrights. The play development group meets once a week (now virtually!). Normally, the group met in Rhinebeck, NY.

BWW Review: THE FULL MONTY at Argyle Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE FULL MONTY at Argyle Theatre
by Anthony Hazzard & Scott Stolzenberg - Sep 27, 2019

Once again, Director and Broadway star Evan Pappas enlisted an energetic ensemble full of grandiose voices and enthusiasm to bring another crowd-pleasing musical to Long Island. This time around it's 'The Full Monty' which first premiered on Broadway in 2000. This Terrence McNally/David Yazbek adaptation of the cult classic motion picture was one of the first movies from the late 90's to be musicalized for the stage and definitely one of the better ones.

Photo Coverage: THE FULL MONTY Opens at The Argyle Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: THE FULL MONTY Opens at The Argyle Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 16, 2019

Long Island's newest year-round professional theatrical venue, The Argyle Theatre presents the hit Broadway musical The Full Monty with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and book by Terrence McNally, based on the 1997 film of the same name. Performances began September 12, 2019 for a limited engagement through Sunday afternoon, October 20, 2019 at The Argyle Theatre (34 West Main Street, Babylon, Long Island). Opening Night is Saturday evening, September 14, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The Full Monty is sponsored by The Post Office Café (Babylon). Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).

Photo Flash: First Look at THE FULL MONTY at the Argyle Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE FULL MONTY at the Argyle Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2019

Long Island's newest year-round professional theatrical venue, The Argyle Theatre presents the hit Broadway musical The Full Monty with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and book by Terrence McNally, based on the 1997 film of the same name. Performances began September 12, 2019 for a limited engagement through Sunday afternoon, October 20, 2019 at The Argyle Theatre (34 West Main Street, Babylon, Long Island). Opening Night is Saturday evening, September 14, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The Full Monty is sponsored by The Post Office Café (Babylon). Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).

The Argyle's THE FULL MONTY Begins Performances Tomorrow Photo The Argyle's THE FULL MONTY Begins Performances Tomorrow
by Julie Musbach - Sep 11, 2019

The Argyle Theatre presents the hit Broadway musical The Full Monty with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and book by Terrence McNally, based on the 1997 film of the same name.

The Argyle Announces Cast And Creative For THE FULL MONTY Photo The Argyle Announces Cast And Creative For THE FULL MONTY
by Julie Musbach - Aug 27, 2019

The Argyle Theatre presents the hit Broadway musical The Full Monty with music and lyrics by David Yazbek and book by Terrence McNally, based on the 1997 film of the same name.

Photo Flash: First Look At The World Premiere of AUGUST RUSH: THE MUSICAL Photo Photo Flash: First Look At The World Premiere of AUGUST RUSH: THE MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - May 3, 2019

Chicago audiences are the first to see the world premiere of August Rush: The Musical a never-before-seen musical based on the original Oscar-nominated Warner Bros film about a musically gifted orphan and the search for his birth parents.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with the World Premiere of AUGUST RUSH Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with the World Premiere of AUGUST RUSH
by Julie Musbach - Apr 15, 2019

Chicago audiences will be the first to see the world premiere of August Rush: The Musical a never-before-seen musical based on the original Oscar-nominated Warner Bros film about a musically gifted orphan and the search for his birth parents. Get a sneak peek with some rehearsal photos below!

George Abud, Jack McCarthy and Huxley Westemeier Lead Cast of AUGUST RUSH Photo George Abud, Jack McCarthy and Huxley Westemeier Lead Cast of AUGUST RUSH
by Julie Musbach - Mar 26, 2019

Chicago audiences will be the first to see the world premiere of August Rush: The Musical a never-before-seen musical based on the original Oscar-nominated Warner Bros film about a musically gifted orphan and the search for his birth parents.

John Hickok Videos

BWW TV: Watch Santino Fontana and the Star-Studded Company of 1776 Get Revolutionary in the Rehearsal Room!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 22, 2016

BroadwayWorld was in the rehearsal room with the cast today, where they treated us to a sneak peek of 'Till Then' (performed by Santino Fontana and Christiane Noll) and 'Sit Down, John'.

STAGE TUBE: Watch the New Official Trailer of Berkeley Rep's AMELIE, Starring Samantha Barks
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2015

BroadwayWorld brings you a brand new official trailer of Berkeley Repertory Theatre's AMELIE, A NEW MUSICAL, starring award-winning British actress Samantha Barks, directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?). Barks, who is best known for her stand-out performance as Eponine in the film adaptation of LES MISERABLES, will portray the inquisitive and charmingly shy Amelie. Her most recent theatre credits include City of Angels, Cabaret, and Oliver! in London's West End, and Chicago at The Hollywood Bowl. Samantha Barks (Amelie) is joined by (in alphabetical order) David Andino (Blind Beggar/Garden Gnome), Randy Blair (Hipoloto), Adam Chanler-Berat (Nino), Alison Cimmet (Amandine/Philomene), Savvy Crawford (Young Amelie), Carla Duren (Gina), John Hickok (Raphael/Bretodeaux), Alyse Alan Louis (Georgette), Shannon O'Boyle (Swing), Maria-Christina Oliveras (Suzanne), Tony Sheldon (Dufayel/Collignon), Perry Sherman (Lucien), Jacob Keith Watson (Swing), and Paul Whitty (Joseph).

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Highlights of the World Premiere of Berkeley Rep's AMELIE, Starring Samantha Barks
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2015

Berkeley Repertory Theatre presents award-winning British actress Samantha Barks in the world premiere of AMELIE, A NEW MUSICAL directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?). Barks, who is best known for her stand-out performance as Eponine in the film adaptation of LES MISERABLES.  She will portray the inquisitive and charmingly shy Amelie. Her most recent theatre credits include City of Angels, Cabaret, and Oliver! in London's West End, and Chicago at The Hollywood Bowl. She will be joined by Randy Blair (Hipolito), Adam Chanler-Berat (Nino), Alison Cimmet(Amandine/Philomene), Carla Duren (Gina),John Hickok (Raphael/Bretodeaux), Alyse Alan Louis (Georgette/Fluffy/Sylvie), and Paul Whitty (Joseph).

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at World Premiere of Berkeley Rep's AMELIE, A NEW MUSICAL Featuring Samantha Barks
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2015

Berkeley Repertory Theatre has announced that award-winning British actress Samantha Barks will star in the world premiere of AMELIE, A NEW MUSICAL directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?). Barks, who is best known for her stand-out performance as Eponine in the film adaptation of LES MISERABLES, will portray the inquisitive and charmingly shy Amelie. Her most recent theatre credits include City of Angels, Cabaret, and Oliver! in London's West End, and Chicago at The Hollywood Bowl. She will be joined by Randy Blair (Hipolito), Adam Chanler-Berat (Nino), Alison Cimmet(Amandine/Philomene), Carla Duren (Gina),John Hickok (Raphael/Bretodeaux), Alyse Alan Louis (Georgette/Fluffy/Sylvie), and Paul Whitty (Joseph).  

STAGE TUBE: Backstage with THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN's Beth Malone and More
by Stage Tube - Sep 29, 2014

The world premiere of a new version of the Meredith Willson musical, THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN, is open at the Denver Center Theatre Company. Host of 'In Focus', Eden Lane learns about the project from the creative team Dick Scanlan and the Director/Choreographer Kathleen Marshall. Beth Malone (Molly Brown) and Burke Moses (J.J. Brown) tell Eden about creating this new look at their characters. Click below to watch the interviews!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at A.C.T.'s 1776
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2013

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) kicks off its 2013-14 season with passionate (and patriotic) fireworks with the West Coast premiere of Tony Award-winning director Frank Galati's triumphant new staging of the musical 1776. A.C.T.'s production of 1776 runs September 11-October 6, 2013, at The Geary Theater (415 Geary Street, San Francisco). Tickets starting at $20, and are on sale now and may be purchased online at act-sf.org or by calling 415.749.2228. Check out a sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Claybourne Elder, Mary Testa, Wallace Smith in KC Rep's PIPPIN!
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2012

Kansas City Repertory Theatre opens its 48th season with the Tony Award-nominated musical Pippin, which features a score by Grammy-winner Stephen Schwartz and book by Roger O. Hirson. The Rep's artistic director Eric Rosenwill direct the musical, which runs September 14-October 7 in Spencer Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Rehearsals for KC Rep's PIPPIN
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2012

Kansas City Repertory Theatre opens its 48th season with the Tony Award-nominated musical Pippin, which features a score by Grammy-winner Stephen Schwartz and book by Roger O. Hirson. The Rep's artistic director Eric Rosen will direct the musical, which runs September 14-October 7 in Spencer Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a preview of the rehearsal footage below.


John Hickok Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has John Hickok been in?
John Hickok has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

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