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John Leslie

 
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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1959
General Geary
Dr. John C. Bates (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1958
Dean Llewellyn
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1956
Mr. T.
Ship's Officer
  [Broadway]
1953
British Aide [Replacement]
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Singer
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1943
Kendall Nesbitt
Kendall Nesbitt

Photos

John Leslie Wolfe (Richard) and John Austin (Bobby)  Photo

John Leslie Wolfe (Richard) and John Austin (Bobby)

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02/26/2020
Susan Rome (Marian) and John Leslie Wolfe (Richard) Photo

Susan Rome (Marian) and John Leslie Wolfe (Richard)

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02/26/2020
John Leslie Wolfe (Richard), Shanara Gabrielle (Lee), Susan Rome (Marian), John Austi Photo

John Leslie Wolfe (Richard), Shanara Gabrielle (Lee), Susan Rome (Marian), John Austin (Bobby), and Jordan Slattery (Kitty)

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02/26/2020
John Leslie Wolfe (Richard), Shanara Gabrielle (Lee), John Austin (Bobby), and Jordan Photo

John Leslie Wolfe (Richard), Shanara Gabrielle (Lee), John Austin (Bobby), and Jordan Slattery (Kitty)

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02/26/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1959
General Geary

Dr. John C. Bates (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1958
Dean Llewellyn

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1956
Mr. T.

Ship's Officer

  [Broadway]
1953
British Aide [Replacement]

Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Singer

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1943
Kendall Nesbitt

Kendall Nesbitt






John Leslie News

Little LTF Kicks Off Next Week at St Luke's Bombed Out Church Photo Little LTF Kicks Off Next Week at St Luke's Bombed Out Church
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2022

Little LTF, an event to showcase and celebrate new writing and performing talent from across the North West, opens in Liverpool next week. 

Theatre 40 Presents New Season Of Virtual Seminars, Beginning January 24 Photo Theatre 40 Presents New Season Of Virtual Seminars, Beginning January 24
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 17, 2022

The first 2022 session of Theatre 40's popular series of Monday Night Seminars will be conducted on Zoom. Each date of the series will feature the reading of a play by Theatre 40's actors, followed by a Q&A period. The theme of this session is Strange Plays for Strange Days.. The series is moderated by Melanie MacQueen and John Leslie. Each reading will be directed by either Ms. MacQueen or Mr.Leslie.

Signature Theatre to Stream Sondheim Tribute Concert This Weekend Photo Signature Theatre to Stream Sondheim Tribute Concert This Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2022

Signature Theatre has announced that special arrangements have been made to stream Everybody Rise: Signature Remembers Stephen Sondheim for free for a limited 72-hour period.

Theatre 40 Presents BEASLEY'S CHRISTMAS PARTY On December 20 Photo Theatre 40 Presents BEASLEY'S CHRISTMAS PARTY On December 20
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

For the final entry of 2021 in its popular series of Monday Night Seminars, Theatre 40 will present a rehearsed reading via Zoom of a classic holiday tale, Beasley's Christmas Party.

Theatre 40's Monday Night Seminars Resume September 13 Photo Theatre 40's Monday Night Seminars Resume September 13
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

The Fall session of Theatre 40's popular series of Monday Night Seminars will be conducted on Zoom this fall. Each date of the series will feature the reading of a play by Theatre 40's actors, followed by a Q&A period. The plays selected for this Fall include both comedies and dramas. The series is moderated by Melanie MacQueen and John Leslie.

THE CORRESPONDENT Will Be Performed on Zoom by Theatre 40 on April 26 Photo THE CORRESPONDENT Will Be Performed on Zoom by Theatre 40 on April 26
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021

Theatre 40 presents a Zoom reading of a play by Ken Urban, The Correspondent, on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. PDT.

Theatre 40 Presents Play-Reading of BEN BUTLER Photo Theatre 40 Presents Play-Reading of BEN BUTLER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2021

Theatre Forty will present a play-reading via Zoom of the historical drama Ben Butler by Richard Strand on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. PST. John Leslie directs a cast that includes Martin Thompson, Shawn Savage, Tony Williams and John W. Combs.

Actors' Equity Comments On SAG-AFTRA Members Condemning the Union's Raiding of Equity Photo Actors' Equity Comments On SAG-AFTRA Members Condemning the Union's Raiding of Equity Employers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020

Actors Equity has released the following roundup of quotes addressing SAG-AFTRA members who are speaking out against the union's battle with Equity.

Adult Education Theatre Appreciation Seminars Go Virtual Photo Adult Education Theatre Appreciation Seminars Go Virtual
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2020

Theatre 40 is launching a shortened season of its long standing Adult Education Theatre Appreciation Seminars this month. This Semester's theme is 'THE OTHER: plays concerning the relationships with those different from ourselves'. The presentations are virtual, online.

Signature Theatre's EASY WOMEN SMOKING LOOSE CIGARETTES Available for Digital Streami Photo Signature Theatre's EASY WOMEN SMOKING LOOSE CIGARETTES Available for Digital Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2020

Signature Theatre has announced that beginning Monday, March 30 patrons will have the ability to watch the world premiere production of Easy Women Smoking Loose Cigarettes by DC playwright Dani Stoller from their homes.

John Leslie Videos

Exclusive Video: First Look At PASSION at Signature Theatre VideoExclusive Video: First Look At PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Alan Henry - Aug 22, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder, and Steffanie Leigh are starring in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion at Signature Theatre. This new production is directed by Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner(Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story). Passion runs through September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Signature's Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Perform 'Happiness' VideoVIDEO: Signature's Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Perform 'Happiness'
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh are set to star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion. This new production will be directed by Signature Theatre's Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner.Passion runs August 14 - September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Sing 'Happiness' From PASSION at Signatur VideoVIDEO: Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Sing 'Happiness' From PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Alan Henry - Aug 8, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at PASSION at Signature Theatre in DC, starring Natascia Diaz (West Side Story),  Claybourne Elder (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George) and Steffanie Leigh (Broadway's War Paint, Gigi, Mary Poppins). Check out Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh singing 'Happiness' below!

VIDEO: First Look at Natascia Diaz and Clybourne Elder in PASSION at Signature Theatr VideoVIDEO: First Look at Natascia Diaz and Clybourne Elder in PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2018

Natascia Diaz (Signature's Crazy for You, City Center Encores! Grand Hotel), Claybourne Elder (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George) and Steffanie Leigh (Broadway's War Paint, Gigi, Mary Poppins) star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of Signature Theatre's TITANIC
by Stage Tube - Dec 19, 2016

???????Signature Theatre presents Titanic, directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Gigi, Follies, Million Dollar Quartet), now playing thru January 29.

STAGE TUBE: Get Ready for Signature's 360-Degree Send-Off with 'Godspeed Titanic' Music Video
by Stage Tube - Dec 1, 2016

Signature Theatre's Titanic, directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Gigi, Follies, Million Dollar Quartet), will run from December 13 - January 29, 2017, featuring a cast, crew and orchestra of more than 50 artists and an inventive new 360-degree staging in Signature Theatre's intimate 330 seat MAX Theatre. Get ready for the show's big send-off with the company's rendition of 'Godspeed Titanic' below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Signature's WEST SIDE STORY, Starring Grisso, Colby, Diaz & More!
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2015

Signature Theatre presents WEST SIDE STORY, directed by Signature Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Cabaret). The musical, a collaboration of music, dance and theater giants Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins and Arthur Laurents, is considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time. WEST SIDE STORY runs now through January 24 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Austin Colby Performs 'Maria' from WEST SIDE STORY, Coming to D.C.'s Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 23, 2015

Signature Theatre presents WEST SIDE STORY, directed by Signature Associate Artistic DirectorMatthew Gardiner(Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Cabaret). The musical, a collaboration of music, dance and theater giants Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins and Arthur Laurents, is considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time. WEST SIDE STORY will run from December 8 - January 24 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre, starring Austin Colby as Tony. Click below to watch Colby perform 'Maria' from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with Natascia Diaz and More for Signature's WEST SIDE STORY
by Stage Tube - Nov 23, 2015

Signature Theatre presents WEST SIDE STORY, directed by Signature Associate Artistic DirectorMatthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Cabaret). The musical, a collaboration of music, dance and theater giants Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins and Arthur Laurents, is considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time. WEST SIDE STORY will run from December 8 - January 24 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre, starring Natascia Diaz, Austin Colby, MaryJoanna Grisso, Max Clayton and Sean Ewing. Click below for a behind-the-scenes look at rehearsal with the company!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Men of Signature Theatre's DINER - Opening Tonight!
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2014

Virginia's Signature Theatre presents the world premiere of Diner, the musical adaptation of the landmark film with a book by the movie's Academy Award¬ģ-winning screenwriter and director Barry Levinson (Rain Man, Bugsy, The Natural) and an original score by nine-time Grammy Award¬ģ winner Sheryl Crow. Directed and choreographed by three-time Tony Award¬ģ WinnerKathleen Marshall (Broadway's Anything Goes, Nice Work If You Can Get It), the ensemble piece will feature Whitney Bashor (Barbara; Broadway's Bridges of Madison County and Signature's The Hollow), Bryan Fenkart (Modell; Broadway's Memphis), Aaron Finley (Billy; Broadway's Rock of Ages),Josh Grisetti (Shrevie; Off-Broadway's Enter Laughing), Erika Henningsen (Beth; Show Boat: Live from Lincoln Center with the NY Philharmonic), Derek Klena (Boogie; Broadway's Wicked, The Bridges of Madison County and Second Stage'sDogfight), Adam Kantor (Eddie; Broadway's Rent, Next to Normal and Second Stage's The Last Five Years), Tess Soltau(Elyse; Broadway's The Addams Family), Matthew James Thomas (Fenwick; Broadway's Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark,Pippin), and John Schiappa (Older Boogie; Broadway's Rocky, The Other Place, Wicked).


John Leslie Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has John Leslie been in?
John Leslie has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

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