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Jonah Platt

 
Bio:
Jonah Platt is a multi-platform creator and performer, working across many aspects of the entertainment industry. Recent directing credits include IAMA Theater Company's Broadway Backwards and the critically lauded production of DOG SEES GOD: CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE BLOCKHEAD at The Blank Theater ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Jonah Platt is a multi-platform creator and performer, working across many aspects of the entertainment industry. Recent directing credits include IAMA Theater Company's Broadway Backwards and the critically lauded production of DOG SEES GOD: CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE BLOCKHEAD at The Blank Theater ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [New York]
East Coast premiere, 2020
Marty Kantrowitz
  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer
  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2018
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Fiyero [Replacement]

Photos

Jackie Burns (Pearl Kantrowitz), David R. Gordon (Neil Lieberman), Stephanie Lynn Mas Photo

Jackie Burns (Pearl Kantrowitz), David R. Gordon (Neil Lieberman), Stephanie Lynn Mason (Eleanor Applebaum), Jonah Platt (Marty Kantrowitz), Megan Kane (Bunny Gelfand), Maya Jacobson (Myra Nadell), Wesley Zurick (Ross Epstein), Carly Gendell (Alison Kantrowitz), Jill Abramovitz (Lillian Kantrowitz), Blair Goldberg (Rhoda Leiberman), John Arthur Greene (Walker Jerome). (L to R, Bottom) Dan Rosales (Stanley Applebaum), Cody Braverman (Danny Kantrowitz), Jonathon Timpanelli

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03/21/2022
John Arthur Greene, Jackie Burns, & Jonah Platt Photo

John Arthur Greene, Jackie Burns, & Jonah Platt

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03/21/2022
Jackie Burns, Cody Braverman, Jonah Platt, Carly Gendell, & Jill Abramovitz Photo

Jackie Burns, Cody Braverman, Jonah Platt, Carly Gendell, & Jill Abramovitz

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03/21/2022
Top: Jackie Burns, David R. Gordon, Stephanie Lynn Mason, Jonah Platt, Megan Kane, Ma Photo

Top: Jackie Burns, David R. Gordon, Stephanie Lynn Mason, Jonah Platt, Megan Kane, Maya Jacobson, Wesley Zurick, Carly Gendell, Jill Abramovitz, Blair Goldberg, John Arthur Greene. Bottom: Dan Rosales, Cody Braverman, Jonathon Timpanelli

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03/21/2022
John Arthur Greene, Jackie Burns, & Jonah Platt Photo

John Arthur Greene, Jackie Burns, & Jonah Platt

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03/21/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [New York]
East Coast premiere, 2020
Marty Kantrowitz

  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer

  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2018
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Fiyero [Replacement]

Jonah Platt Biography

Jonah Platt is a multi-platform creator and performer, working across many aspects of the entertainment industry. Recent directing credits include IAMA Theater Company's Broadway Backwards and the critically lauded production of DOG SEES GOD: CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE BLOCKHEAD at The Blank Theater in LA, which was twice extended and awarded a Hollywood Fringe Festival Encore Selection. He also directed and produced ONE NIGHT STAND: AN IMPROVISED MUSICAL, which performed completely improvised musicals around the world, including sold-out runs at Hollywood's Hudson Theater, the New York Musical Theater Festival and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Some of Jonah's best known acting credits include "Fiyero" in Broadway's smash hit WICKED, "Jack" in the Lifetime film I'LL BE WATCHING opposite Janel Parrish, and most recently NBC's Emmy-winning JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR: LIVE starring John Legend. He has worked on the writing staffs of several network TV comedies and is currently co-writing the stage musical adaptation of Lois Lowry's bestselling novel THE GIVER.




Jonah Platt News

BWW Review: A WALK ON THE MOON at George Street Playhouse-A New Musical to Embrace Photo BWW Review: A WALK ON THE MOON at George Street Playhouse-A New Musical to Embrace
by Marina Kennedy - May 10, 2022

Musical theatre lovers and many more should head over to George Street Playhouse (GSP) to see the new musical, A Walk on the Moon, now being performed through May 21.

BWW Interview: NEWSIES' Dillon Klena Constantly Rediscovering His Role as Jack Kelly Photo BWW Interview: NEWSIES' Dillon Klena Constantly Rediscovering His Role as Jack Kelly
by Gil Kaan - May 9, 2022

Up next for 3-D Theatrical, Tony Award-winning NEWSIES opens May 14, 2022 at Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (with a preview on Friday, May 13th). No stranger to the lead role of Jack Kelly, Dillon Klena reprises his role from two earlier productions.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for New Musical- A WALK ON THE MOON Photo VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for New Musical- A WALK ON THE MOON
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 21, 2022

Rehearsals are underway for George Street Playhouse's East Coast premiere of the new musical A Walk on the Moon, which begins preview performances April 26 and opens May 6 at The New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, only a short train ride from New York City.

A WALK ON THE MOON's Carly Gendell and Megan Kane Take Over Our Instagram Today Photo A WALK ON THE MOON's Carly Gendell and Megan Kane Take Over Our Instagram Today
by Social Watch - Apr 21, 2022

Tune in to our Instagram story today as Carly Gendell and Megan Kane take over to take you behind the scenes of their day preparing for the East coast premiere of A Walk on the Moon, a new musical. A Walk on the Moon begins preview performances April 26 and opens May 6 at The New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, only a short train ride from New York City.

Wake Up With BWW 3/22: MJ THE MUSICAL Tour, THE COLOR PURPLE Film Cast, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/22: MJ THE MUSICAL Tour, THE COLOR PURPLE Film Cast, and More!
by - Mar 22, 2022

Today's top stories include an upcoming North American tour of MJ the Musical, set to begin in 2023. Plus, Ben Levi Ross returns to Dear Evan Hansen, additional casting for The Color Purple film, and more!

Photos: Rehearsals Begin for A WALK ON THE MOON At George Street Playhouse Photo Photos: Rehearsals Begin for A WALK ON THE MOON At George Street Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2022

George Street Playhouse shared photos today from the first rehearsal for the East Coast premiere of the new musical A Walk on the Moon, which begins preview performances April 26 and opens May 6 at The New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, only a short train ride from New York City. 

Photos: First Look at Jackie Burns, Jonah Platt & More in A WALK ON THE MOON Rehearsa Photo Photos: First Look at Jackie Burns, Jonah Platt & More in A WALK ON THE MOON Rehearsals
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 21, 2022

George Street Playhouse shared photos today from the first rehearsal for the East Coast premiere of the new musical A Walk on the Moon, which begins preview performances April 26 and opens May 6 at The New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, only a short train ride from New York City.

Cast Announced for THE KARATE KID- THE MUSICAL Pre-Broadway Engagement Photo Cast Announced for THE KARATE KID- THE MUSICAL Pre-Broadway Engagement
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 17, 2022

The complete cast and creative team has been announced for the world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement¬†of¬†The Karate Kid ‚Äď The Musical at STAGES St. Louis. Learn who is in the production!

Jonah Platt Joins THE LIST Indie Comedy Film Photo Jonah Platt Joins THE LIST Indie Comedy Film
by Michael Major - Nov 1, 2021

Platt will join Chrissie Fit, Will Peltz, Zach Reino, Halston Sage, Christian Navarro, and Greg Sulkin in the new film. The film follows Abby (Sage) whose world is turned upside down after her fiancé (Platt) sleeps with someone on his celebrity 'free pass' list.

Rashad V. Chambers Discusses The Reopening Of AIN'T TOO PROUD On CLAYTON HOWE'S ENTER Photo Rashad V. Chambers Discusses The Reopening Of AIN'T TOO PROUD On CLAYTON HOWE'S ENTERTAINMENTX Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2021

As theatre returns in New York City, Rashad V. Chambers expands on his life's journey. The conversation covers his early inspirations around studying law and he subsequent path to producing.

Jonah Platt Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for New Musical- A WALK ON THE MOON VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for New Musical- A WALK ON THE MOON
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 21, 2022

Rehearsals are underway for George Street Playhouse's East Coast premiere of the new musical A Walk on the Moon, which begins preview performances April 26 and opens May 6 at The New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, only a short train ride from New York City.

Listen to a Sneak Peek of Beth Leavel's Fiction Podcast Debut on IN STRANGE WOODS VideoListen to a Sneak Peek of Beth Leavel's Fiction Podcast Debut on IN STRANGE WOODS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 30, 2020

Beth Leavel makes her fiction podcast debut as the focus of next Monday’s episode of In Strange Woods. Known primarily for her comedic roles, here Leavel makes a fierce dramatic turn with her tour-de-force performance as Sandra Howland-Pierce, estranged cousin to Howl, played by Tony Award nominee Patrick Page.

VIDEO: The Platt Brothers Sing Graduation Medley VideoVIDEO: The Platt Brothers Sing Graduation Medley
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2020

Ben Platt, Henry Platt, and Jonah Platt delivered a beautiful mash-up of graduation-themed songsa?'during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.

VIDEO: The Platt Brothers Sing 'Ahavat Olam' VideoVIDEO: The Platt Brothers Sing 'Ahavat Olam'
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2020

Ben Platt, along with his brothers Jonah Platt and Henry Platt, took to YouTube to post a beautiful arrangement of Ahavat Olam by Gabe Mann and Piper Rutman.

BWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsals for Lythgoe Family Panto BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! VideoBWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsals for Lythgoe Family Panto BEAUTY AND THE BEAST!
by Michael Sterling - Dec 11, 2017

BroadwayWorld's Michael Sterling of BWW TV Los Angeles talks to the cast and creative team members during at rehearsal at the beautiful Pasadena Civic Auditorium for the world premiere of the Lythgoe Family Panto production of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST - A CHRISTMAS ROSE, produced in association with Pasadena Playhouse.

BWW TV: Rachel Tucker & the Cast of WICKED Greenify Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 9, 2016

In attendance today was the cast of Wicked (Rachel Tucker, Carrie St. Louis, Jonah Platt) who performed three songs from the show: 'Popular,' 'As Long As You're Mine,' and 'The Wizard and I.' Check out highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Channels Glinda for Newest Installment of WICKED's #OutofOz Series!
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is here at last and Aaron Tveit is taking on Glinda's iconic 'Popular.' Check it out below! Be sure to also check out 'Defying Gravity' and 'I'm Not That Girl'.

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Teases WICKED's Next Out Of Oz Video!
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is on its way, according to a recent tease from Aaron Tveit, and by the sounds of the first notes, we have an idea of what it might be!

STAGE TUBE: Robin de Jesus Performs 'Feminism Medley' at #TBTLIVE
by Stage Tube - Jan 14, 2016

On Thursday, January 7th a cast of Broadway favorites once again brought the popular Instagram/Twitter trend of #tbt to the stage of 54 Below with #tbtLIVE Throwback Thursday: The Concert. During the big night, Broadway favorite Robin de Jesus performed a 'Feminist Medley,' which was arranged by Tim Rosser. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: WICKED's Flying Monkeys Get Engaged on Stage for Christmas
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2016

Another showmance has blossomed into a true love story on a Broadway stage.


Jonah Platt Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jonah Platt been in?
Jonah Platt has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Jonah Platt been in?
Jonah Platt has not appeared in the West End