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Jonathan Pearson is a native of Dallas, Texas. After moving to Branson, Missouri, when he was 10-years-old, Jonathan performed for years around the Branson area in many shows‚ÄĒworking with such entertainers as Debby Boone, Jerry Van Dyke, Ed McMahon--even Anita Bryant!--while simultaneously getting ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Jonathan Pearson is a native of Dallas, Texas. After moving to Branson, Missouri, when he was 10-years-old, Jonathan performed for years around the Branson area in many shows‚ÄĒworking with such entertainers as Debby Boone, Jerry Van Dyke, Ed McMahon--even Anita Bryant!--while simultaneously getting ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Jonathan Pearson Biography

Jonathan Pearson is a native of Dallas, Texas. After moving to Branson, Missouri, when he was 10-years-old, Jonathan performed for years around the Branson area in many shows‚ÄĒworking with such entertainers as Debby Boone, Jerry Van Dyke, Ed McMahon--even Anita Bryant!--while simultaneously getting his education. Upon graduating from high school, Jonathan headed to Kansas City to pursue his college education. He has studied voice with Bob Marks (NYC) and Seth Riggs and Richard Fredricks (LA). Along with voice, dance and acting, he has studied piano, bassoon, trumpet and violin, winning numerous awards with his classical training. He also attended Interlochen Arts Camp in 2004. He graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in Jewish studies. He recently published an article, "From Wellesley to Yale, 1969-1979: A Textual Analysis of Hillary Rodham's Early Written Rhetoric," in the journal Young Scholars in Writing. Jonathan spent 2010 and 2011 performing under the direction of Sam Viverito at The Shoji Tabuchi Show in Branson! He recently workshopped "Central Park: The Musical" and performed in the "Bound for Broadway" showcases and "Off the Books! A Cole Porter Unpublished Cabaret" at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre. He will be performing the role of "Max, Sr./Reginald" in the Off-Broadway show "Pageant Princess: The Musical," directed by Shaun Peknic. His one-man show "An Evening with Jonny!," directed by John Forslund, is July 5 at The Duplex. He is a current member of The Actor's Project NYC (TAPNYC). He will begin his Master of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre Writing at New York University this fall.

Credits include:
Role: "Max, Sr./Reginald"
Show: "Pageant Princess: The Musical"
Theatre: Bleecker Street Theatre
City: New York City
Year: 2012

Show: "Off the Books! A Cole Porter Unpublished Cabaret"
Theatre: The Duplex
City: New York City
Year: May 26, 2012





Jonathan Pearson News

Horizon Foundation SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2022! All-Star Lineup Provides Soundtrack To Su Photo Horizon Foundation SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2022! All-Star Lineup Provides Soundtrack To Summer In The City
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 8, 2022

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center has announced the Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City 2022 star-studded concert lineup.

Horizon Foundation Presents SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2022! Free Concerts In Newark Starting Photo Horizon Foundation Presents SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2022! Free Concerts In Newark Starting July 14
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2022

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center has announced the Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City 2022 star-studded concert lineup.

Horizon Foundation SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2022! All-Star Lineup Provides Soundtrack To Su Photo Horizon Foundation SOUNDS OF THE CITY 2022! All-Star Lineup Provides Soundtrack To Summer
by A.A. Cristi - May 24, 2022

The New Jersey Performing Arts Center has announced the Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City 2022 star-studded concert lineup. A roster of dynamic artists will perform under the stars every Thursday from July 14 to Aug. 25 during the 6 to 9 p.m. program.

Lisa Hannigan Joins The Everyman & Islander's BEHIND THE CURTAIN Series Photo Lisa Hannigan Joins The Everyman & Islander's BEHIND THE CURTAIN Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2021

The Everyman and Islander are¬†launching the second in the series of their live streamed monthly Friday night sessions,¬†‚ÄėBehind the Curtain‚Äô¬†- welcoming audiences behind the curtains of Cork city‚Äôs heartlands of music. ¬†

Jonathan Pearson and Joseph Trefler to Present New Musical at Fresh Fruit Festival
by Tyler Peterson - Jul 15, 2014

Jonathan Pearson and Joseph Trefler, the musical theatre songwriting team behind 'The End of The World'-one of William Finn's favorite cabaret songs of 2013-will premiere The Unusual Engagement of Chester Pringle on Friday, July 18 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, July 20 at 4 p.m. at The Wild Project during the Fresh Fruit Festival.

2014 FRESH FRUIT FESTIVAL Coming Up at The Wild Project This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2014

The Wild Project has announced its current and upcoming productions and events for this summer. Check them out below!

New Book '100 Pages of Life, Music, and the Zen Mind' is Released
by Christina Mancuso - Jun 26, 2014

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NYU Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Showcase Set for Tonight; Michael John LaChiusa to Host
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2014

Join NYU's Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program tonight, May 29th for a late-night showcase featuring original songs from new musicals written by students this year. In the second annual showcase of its kind, GMTWP's Cycle 23 will entertain you with everything from R&B to New Orleans jazz, British humor to social issues, singing axe murderers to singing animals and office equipment. There is truly something for everyone in this show. It's musical theatre at its best.

Alice Ripley, Katie Finneran & More Set for 54 Below Next Week
by Tyler Peterson - May 23, 2014

Coming up next week at, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.

THESE BOOTS WERE MADE FOR ROCKIN', Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next Week
by Tyler Peterson - May 23, 2014

Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. 54 BELOW welcomes you to loosen your tie and embrace the night at its upcoming events:

Jonathan Pearson Videos

STAGE TUBE: Cole Porter UNPUBLISHED CABARET- Highlights!
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2012

Producer John Forslund presented OFF THE BOOKS: A Cole Porter UNPUBLISHED CABARET evening at The Duplex Piano Bar & Cabaret, New York on May 16, with additional performance coming up on May 26.Check out highlights from the concert below!