John Jellison

Also Credited As: John B. Jellison

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John Jellison BIO

Broadway: Come From Away, Motown the Musical, Memphis, All Shook Up, The Phantom of the Opera, Caroline, or Change, Oklahoma!, Putting It Together, On The Town, Paul Simon's The Capeman, Titanic, Crazy For You, Mastergate, Me And My Girl, Sunday in the Park With George, Nick and Nora, Wind in the Willows, Baby, Zalmen or the Madness of God and Sweet Bird of Youth. Off-Broadway: original Assassins, A New Brain, The Waves, Deathbed, Lennon. TV: "Law &Order"(s).

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John Jellison STAGE CREDITS

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer (Standby) [Replacement]

[New York]
Manhattan Concert Production at Lincoln Center, 2015
Luther Rosser

Mr. Peavy

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble

White DJ

Mr. Collins

Gordon Grant

Mr. Simmons [Replacement]

Mr. Simmons (Understudy)

[Off-Broadway]
2007
Scott "Scooter" Smiley

[Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2006
Tom Bailey

[Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Performer

Doctor Patterson/Lincoln

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Sherrif Earl

Sheriff Earl

[Broadway]
10th Anniversary Concert, 2004
Major Rizzolli

[Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2004
Grandpa Gellman (Standby) [Replacement]

Mr. Stopnick (Standby) [Replacement]

[Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Terry

Mr. Spencer

[Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 2002
Captain

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Ike Skidmore [Replacement]

[Off-Broadway]
2001
Steve Gallup

[Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
The Husband (Standby)

[New York]
Workshop, 1999
Other Roles

[Broadway]
Broadway Transfer Production, 1998
Subway Bill Poster/Rajah Bimmy

New Yorker

Person of New York

Quartet

Rajah Bimmy

Subway Bill Poster

Miss Turnstiles Announcer (Understudy)

Pitkin W. Bridgework (Understudy)

Workman (Understudy)

[Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1998
Dr. Jafar Berensteiner

Dr. Jafar Berernstein

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Ensemble

The Warden

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
3rd Class Passenger [Replacement]

Isidor Straus [Replacement]

John B. Thayer [Replacement]

Performer (Swing)

3rd Officer Herbert J. Pitman (Understudy)

4th Officer Joseph Boxhall (Understudy)

Benjamin Guggenheim (Understudy)

Capt. E. J. Smith (Understudy)

Edgar Beane (Understudy)

George Widener (Understudy)

Isidor Straus (Understudy)

J. H. Rogers (Understudy)

J. J. Astor (Understudy)

John B. Thayer (Understudy)

The Major (Understudy)

[Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1994
Man with bicycle

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Bela Zangler [Replacement]

Everett Baker [Replacement]

Bela Zangler (Understudy) [Replacement]

Eugene (Understudy) [Replacement]

Everett Baker (Understudy) [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Msgr. Flaherty

Edward J. Connors (Understudy)

Spider Malloy (Understudy)

[Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1990
Bartender

James Blaine

Warden

Bystanders

Fairgoers

John Wilkes Booth/Proprietor/Bystander/James Garfield/Gerald Ford (Understudy)

[Off-Broadway]
1990
Louis

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Fireman [Replacement]

Monsieur Lefèvre [Replacement]

[Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1987
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 1987
Performer

Performer

[Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1986
Constable [Replacement]

Herbert Parchester (Understudy) [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1985
Father Rabbit/Judge

Father Rabbit

Judge

Badger (Understudy)

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Man with bicycle

Museum Assistant

Alex (Understudy) [Replacement]

Billy Webster (Understudy)

Boatman (Understudy)

Bob Greenberg (Understudy)

Charles Redmond (Understudy)

Jules (Understudy)

Louis (Understudy)

Man lying on the bank (Understudy)

Man with bicycle (Understudy)

Soldier (Understudy) [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1983
Ensemble/Other Roles

Doctor

Ensemble

Alan McNally (Understudy)

[Off-Broadway]
1982
Arthur Ballard/Herr Koschmider/George Martin/Dick Gregory/Elton John/Bob Wooler

[Off-Broadway]
1978
Waiter

Performer (Understudy)

[Off-Broadway]
1977
John Cackleson/ 1st Thug

Nicholas Slobok (Understudy)


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Jared Zirilli Joins the Cast of THE JERUSALEM SYNDROME at The York Theatre Company

Jared Zirilli (The Donna Summer Musical) is joining the cast of The Jerusalem Syndrome, replacing at The York Theatre Company James D. Gish in the role of Mickey Rose.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE JERUSALEM SYNDROME at The York Theatre

The York Theatre Company opened the World Premiere of The Jerusalem Syndrome, a cRaZy new musical with book & lyrics by Laurence Holzman and Felicia Needleman and music by Kyle Rosen. Check out photos from opening night here!

Photos: First Look At THE JERUSALEM SYNDROME At The York Theatre Company

The York Theatre Company “Where Musicals Come to Life,” presents the World Premiere of The Jerusalem Syndrome, a musical comedy of biblical proportions, with book & lyrics by Laurence Holzman and Felicia Needleman and music by Kyle Rosen. See photos from the production.

Photos: Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center Honors Lynn Nottage at the 22nd Monte Cristo Awards

Last night, the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center presented the 22nd Monte Cristo Award to award-winning playwright and screenwriter Lynn Nottage.  Check out photos here!

Photos: The York Theatre Company Presents the World Premiere of THE JERUSALEM SYNDROME

The York Theatre Company presents the World Premiere of The Jerusalem Syndrome, a musical comedy of biblical proportions, with book & lyrics by Laurence Holzman and Felicia Needleman and music by Kyle Rosen. See photos from the meet and greet below.

Cast & Creative Team Set for THE JERUSALEM SYNDROME World Premiere at The York Theatre Company

Discover the cast and creative team behind the highly anticipated world premiere of THE JERUSALEM SYNDROME. Get a sneak peek into the talented individuals bringing this exciting new play to life and find out what to expect from this captivating production.

Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley, and Josh Breckenridge Will Return to COME FROM AWAY For Final Two Weeks On Broadway

COME FROM AWAY will welcome original Broadway cast members Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley and Jenn Colella  back to “The Rock” for the show's final two weeks on Broadway!

Wake Up With BWW 7/22: New Queens Will Join SIX on Broadway, and More!

Today's top stories include new casting for Six on Broadway! New queens joining the cast include Bre Jackson as Catherine of Aragon, Brennyn Lark as Catherine Parr, and two new Alternates, Ayla Ciccone-Burton and Holli' Conway. Keri René Fuller will also return as Jane Seymour.

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY Performs 'Welcome to the Rock' on the TODAY SHOW

Watch the cast of Come From Away perform 'Wecome to the Rock' on TODAY this morning, as part of the show's Citi Music Series. The performance featured Jenn Collela, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Sharone Sayegh, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, and more.

COME FROM AWAY to Perform on the TODAY SHOW on Thursday

COME FROM AWAY currently features Jenn Colella, Petrina Bromley, De'Lon Grant, Becky Gulsvig, Caesar Samayoa, James Seol, Q. Smith, Sharone Sayegh, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Gene Weygandt, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber.

COME FROM AWAY Canceled Tonight Due to Covid-19

Come From Away on Broadway has been canceled tonight due to the detection of Covid-19 cases within the company.

Photos: COME FROM AWAY Company Celebrates Becoming Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History

COME FROM AWAY has become the longest-running show in the 105-year history of Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To mark the milestone, West 45th Street was renamed “Come From A-Way” for a day. Check out photos here!

COME FROM AWAY Becomes Longest Running Show in Schoenfeld Theatre History Tonight

Come From Away officially becomes the longest running show in the 105-year history of the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre today with its 1,544th Broadway performance, surpassing the original production of JEKYLL & HYDE.

COME FROM AWAY Will Play Final Broadway Performance This Fall

After 1,670 performances and 25 previews on Broadway, the Tony & Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical COME FROM AWAY will play its final Broadway performance this fall. Find out when the show is closing, how to get tickets & more.

Tony-Nominee Jenn Colella To Return To COME FROM AWAY This Summer

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY will welcome original Broadway cast  member Jenn Colella back to “The Rock” as ‘Beverley/Annette & others,’ this summer - a performance that earned her a 2017 Tony  Award nomination and Outer Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Craig Noel, Helen Hayes and Dora Awards, for a strictly limited engagement.

Norm Lewis, Heidi Blickenstaff, Joshua Henry, and More Set For Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center's Monte Cristo Award Gala

The evening will feature performances and remarks by Norm Lewis, Heidi Blickenstaff, Joshua Henry, Tom Kitt, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Tyler Bunch, Scott Richards, Paulette Haupt, Ellie Ellsworth and others.  

Gene Weygandt Will Join Cast of COME FROM AWAY on Broadway

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away, which just celebrated its 5th year on Broadway, has just announced that original cast member Joel Hatch will depart the production on Sunday, March 20 and Gene Weygandt will begin performances as ‘Claude & others’ on Tuesday, March 22. Gene joins the company from the Australia cast of COME FROM AWAY.

Photos: COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5th Anniversary

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away, just celebrated a fabulous milestone this week as it marks its 5th year on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Check out photos from the special day below!

COME FROM AWAY Celebrates 5 Years on Broadway; Tickets Now On Sale Through January 2023

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical COME FROM AWAY, celebrates a fabulous milestone this week as it marks its 5th year on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. To celebrate, the show has released a new block of tickets which are now on sale through Sunday, January 1, 2023!

VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY's Rachel Tucker and Captain Beverley Bass Stop By The Tamron Hall Show

The Tamron Hall Show welcomed Captain Beverley Bass and Olivier Award- nominee Rachel Tucker for a special episode dedicated to “firsts,” which featured an interview with the pioneering pilot and a performance of “Me and the Sky” from Broadway's COME FROM AWAY.

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John Jellison has appeared on Broadway in 20 shows.

John Jellison has not appeared in the West End.

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