Jordan Barrow

Get Jordan Barrow Email Alerts

Be the first to get news, photos, videos & more.

Jordan Barrow BIO

Jordan is a New York City based actor with a career spanning the Stage, Television, Film, and Voice-over.
Jordan made his Broadway debut as the principal role of Boq in Wicked at the Gershwin theatre. He is the first Black actor to play the role in North America. Prior to that,Jordan played Themba Khenketha, starring alongside Tony® Winner Victoria Clark, Tony® Nominee Montego Glover, and Tony® Winner Judy Kaye in the world premiere Toronto production of the Maltby and Shire musical Sousatzka, directed by Adrian Noble. Additionally, he performed at Barrington Stage in the 2019 Kilroys Award winning world premiere of America V 2.1: The Sad Demise and Eventual Extinction of the American Negro directed by Logan Vaughn and written by Stacey Rose. He was seen in the Ovation® Award winning west coast premiere of Witness Uganda directed by Griffin Matthews. Some of his favorite credits include the world premiere musical Hoagy Carmichael’s Stardust Road at the Temple Theatre, The Tempest at the New York Shakespeare festival at the Delacorte Theatre, and Peter Pan at the Paper Mill Playhouse.
On film, he guest starred on the first season of the critically acclaimed series POSE directed by Ryan Murphy. He is also featured on the Comedy Central series Broad City directed by Lucia Aniello. He can be seen in the feature-length film Amy and Peter are Getting Divorced which was released Summer 2021.
He is a graduate of the University of Michigan’s Musical Theatre program and holds a certificate from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts Shakespeare in Performance program.

Jordan Barrow Photos


World Premiere Production, 2017

Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2015

Original Broadway Production, 2003
Boq [Replacement]

Jordan Barrow Videos

Jordan Barrow News

AND SCENE To Return To Caveat This Month With An All Star Cast

And Scene is a half-scripted comedy show featuring New York's top improvisers and actors performing scenes together. Chaos and classic plays collide in this night of spontaneous fun.

Jenn Colella, Stella Katherine Cole, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club and 2022 Tony Awards Honoree for Excellence in the Theatre, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work. Check out the lineup here!

A.J. Shivley, Jaime Lyn Beatty & More Join the Cast of WRITE OUT LOUD VOLUME 5 Hosted by Taylor Louderman

54 BELOW will present Write Out Loud: From Contest to Concert Volume 5 on September 25th at 7pm. Learn how to purchase tickets!

Kate Rockwell, Lindsay Heather Pearce & More to Sing ABBA at 54 Below

Join Kate Rockwell, Lindsay Heather Pearce, Michael Maliakel, Philippe Arroyo, and more as they take the stage at 54 Below for a memorable night of ABBA music. Don't miss this star-studded tribute event featuring some of the best performers in the industry.

Elizabeth Teeter, Morgan Dudley and More Will Sing The Music of Tyler Tafolla at 54 Below

54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Tyler Tafolla: Catching Up on July 11, 2023, at 9:30pm.

Review: RENT at Paper Mill Playhouse-An Extraordinary Production of the Iconic Musical

Paper Mill Playhouse is now presenting an extraordinary, finely tuned production of the iconic musical, 'Rent.'

RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE Star Olivia Lux and More Will Lead RENT at Paper Mill Playhouse

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced the cast and creative team for Rent by Jonathan Larson, directed by Zi Alikhan (Resident Director of Hamilton) and choreographed by Steph Paul (New York Theatre Workshop: How to Defend Yourself). Learn more about who is starring, and how to get tickets here!

Michele Pawk Will Join the Broadway Cast of WICKED, and Michael Wartella Returns!

Tony Award-winner Michele Pawk will join the cast of Wicked at Broadway's Gershwin Theatre, taking over the role of Madame Morrible beginning Monday, December 12.  Michael Wartella returned to the role of Boq, starting performances last evening, November 15.

Brittney Johnson Will Depart WICKED in February 2023

Brittney Johnson has announced her departure from Wicked. She will play her final performance as Glinda on February 12, 2023, she has announced on social media.

WICKED Stars Unite for ELPHABALL at Broadway Sessions

Broadway Sessions is proud to present the 6th annual ELPHBALL! A celebration of all things Wicked featuring past and current Wicked cast members. The evening will feature actors who have played Elphaba as well Glinda, Nessarose and Boq! Performers slated to sing include Jennifer DiNoia, Kristy Cates, Christine Dwyer, Alyssa Fox, Brandi Chavonne Massey, Anne Brummel, Amanda Jane Cooper, Allie Trimm, Dawn Cantwell, Mikayla Renfrow, Jordan Barrow and Jess 'JP' Johnson. The evening will also feature performances by 'Rising Star' James Morrison.

Wake Up With BWW 8/10: 1776 Casting, Jane Lynch to Depart FUNNY GIRL Early, and More!

Top stories include complete casting for 1776 on Broadway! The cast includes Crystal Lucas-Perry, Carolee Carmello, Elizabeth A. Davis, and more. Plus, Jane Lynch will depart Funny Girl earlier than planned, The Kite Runner will require masks for Friday performances, and more.

Photos: Talia Suskauer, Cleavant Derricks, Mikayla Renfrow & More Join WICKED On Broadway

See all new photos of the cast of WICKED on Broadway in action! The current company includes Talia Suskauer as Elphaba, Brittney Johnson as Glinda, Sharon Sachs as Madame Morrible, Jordan Barrow as Boq, Tony Award winner Cleavant Derricks as The Wizard, James D. Gish as Fiyero, Tony Award nominee Clifton Davis as Doctor Dillamond, and Broadway newcomer Mikayla Renfrow as Nessarose.

WICKED's Live Lottery Will Return This Summer

Good news! The Broadway blockbuster WICKED has announced that the Live Lottery will return to the Gershwin Theatre for Summer 2022. Broadway’s only in-person lottery will open two and a half hours before each performance begins in the Gershwin Theatre breezeway.

Talia Suskauer, Cleavant Derricks, James D. Gish, and More Will Join the Broadway Cast of WICKED This Summer

Find out when the new cast will join Wicked the Musical on Broadway. Talia Suskauer will assume the role of Elphaba; Tony Award winner Cleavant Derricks will take over the role of The Wizard; James D. Gish will become the production's new Fiyero; Tony Award nominee Clifton Davis will step into the role of Doctor Dillamond; and Broadway newcomer Mikayla Renfrow will assume the role of Nessarose.

BWW Interview: Chatting with Broadway Veteran Jordan Barrow

Jordan is a New York City based actor with a career spanning the Stage, Television, Film, and Voice-over. He has been in many theatrical productions including Choir Boy, Hairspray, Peter Pan, Wicked, and more!

Wake Up With BWW 3/4: All New Photos of Brittney Johnson as Glinda, and More!

Today's top stories include a new Prizeo campaign from Lin-Manuel Miranda! Win a prize pack that includes access to a screening of The Greatest Showman, where you will hang out with Miranda, plus Hamilton tickets, and more! Plus, check out all new photos of Brittney Johnson as Glinda, and more!

Photos: First Look at Brittney Johnson as Glinda in WICKED

Just last month, Brittney Johnson took her first bow as Glinda in Wicked on Broadway, making her the first Black actress to assume the iconic role. Johnson joined the cast opposite Lindsay Pearce as Elphaba, Alexandra Billings as Madame Morrible, Michael McCormick as The Wizard, Sam Gravitte as Fiyero, Jordan Barrow as Boq, Mili Diaz as Nessarose, and Michael X. Martin as Doctor Dillamond.

VIDEO: Brittney Johnson Discusses Taking Over as 'Glinda' in WICKED on TODAY

This morning, Brittney Johnson appeared on the Today Show to discuss being the first Black woman to take over the role of Glinda in Wicked on Broadway. Johnson was surprised by original 'Glinda' Kristin Chenoweth, who sent in a congratulatory video message. She also appeared on NBC Nightly News to take viewers backstage at Wicked.

10 Videos That Have Us Ready For MUSEMATCH XIII: A TIME TO REVIVE at The Green Room 42

The Green Room 42 welcomes the MuseMatch organization to their stage for the thirteenth charity concert with a unique twist in creation.


Jordan Barrow has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

Jordan Barrow has not appeared in the West End.

Get Jordan Barrow Email Alerts

Be the first to get news, photos, videos & more.