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Josh Sassanella

 
Bio:
Broadway: Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark. Other credits: Rock of Ages (1st Nat’l Tour); Mamma Mia! (Vegas); Chix 6 (Queens Theatre in the Park); Xanadu, Smokey Joe’s Cafe (MTW); Rent (Forestburgh). Thanks to Sarah and Mom, my rock stars! (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark. Other credits: Rock of Ages (1st Nat’l Tour); Mamma Mia! (Vegas); Chix 6 (Queens Theatre in the Park); Xanadu, Smokey Joe’s Cafe (MTW); Rent (Forestburgh). Thanks to Sarah and Mom, my rock stars! (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Minetta Lane Theatre Production, 2014
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Aerialist [Replacement]
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
A Gangster (Understudy) [Replacement]
Boyle (Understudy) [Replacement]
Bud (Understudy) [Replacement]
Flash (Understudy) [Replacement]
Kong (Understudy) [Replacement]
Meeks (Understudy) [Replacement]
Purse Snatcher (Understudy) [Replacement]
Robertson (Understudy) [Replacement]
Travis (Understudy) [Replacement]
Viper Executive (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2010
Performer (Swing)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Joey Primo [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]

Photos

Tony LePage, Josh Sassanella, Kimberly Pine, Kristen Faith Oei Photo

Tony LePage, Josh Sassanella, Kimberly Pine, Kristen Faith Oei

From: 
Date:
08/20/2019
Ari Loeb, Reeve Carney, Lynn Pinto (Producer), Alex Stoll, Jamison Scott and Josh Sas Photo

Ari Loeb, Reeve Carney, Lynn Pinto (Producer), Alex Stoll, Jamison Scott and Josh Sassanella

From: 
Date:
09/13/2013
Ari Loeb, Reeve Carney, Lynn Pinto, Maxx Reed, Jamison Scott, Josh Sassanella, Alex S Photo

Ari Loeb, Reeve Carney, Lynn Pinto, Maxx Reed, Jamison Scott, Josh Sassanella, Alex Stoll, Michael Wilthoite, Jason Michael Webb (Musical Director), Ashley Adamek, Diana Calderazzo, Monette McKay, Whitney Sprayberry, Michelle Dawson, Kristin Faith Oei, Ca

From: 
Date:
09/13/2013
Ari Loeb, Reeve Carney, Lynn Pinto, Maxx Reed, Jamison Scott, Josh Sassanella, Alex S Photo

Ari Loeb, Reeve Carney, Lynn Pinto, Maxx Reed, Jamison Scott, Josh Sassanella, Alex Stoll, Michael Wilthoite, Jason Michael Webb (Musical Director), Ashley Adamek, Diana Calderazzo, Monette McKay, Whitney Sprayberry, Michelle Dawson, Kristin Faith Oei, Ca

From: 
Date:
09/13/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Minetta Lane Theatre Production, 2014
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Aerialist [Replacement]

Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

A Gangster (Understudy) [Replacement]

Boyle (Understudy) [Replacement]

Bud (Understudy) [Replacement]

Flash (Understudy) [Replacement]

Kong (Understudy) [Replacement]

Meeks (Understudy) [Replacement]

Purse Snatcher (Understudy) [Replacement]

Robertson (Understudy) [Replacement]

Travis (Understudy) [Replacement]

Viper Executive (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2010
Performer (Swing)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Joey Primo [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

Josh Sassanella Biography

Broadway: Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark. Other credits: Rock of Ages (1st Nat’l Tour); Mamma Mia! (Vegas); Chix 6 (Queens Theatre in the Park); Xanadu, Smokey Joe’s Cafe (MTW); Rent (Forestburgh). Thanks to Sarah and Mom, my rock stars!




Josh Sassanella News

ROCK OF AGES CONCERT Now To Feature Pre-Show Hosted By Randi Zuckerberg, Willam and T Photo ROCK OF AGES CONCERT Now To Feature Pre-Show Hosted By Randi Zuckerberg, Willam and Tom Lenk
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021

Additional details have been announced for the one-night only, bi-coastal livestream jamfest Rock of Ages: All-Star Reunion Concert tomorrow night, Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 8:00PM ET. All ticket purchasers will have the option of watching the concert live and/or on demand for an additional 24 hours through Monday, April 26.

Photo Flash: Reeve Carney, Amy Spanger And More Star In OSWALD In Concert Photo Photo Flash: Reeve Carney, Amy Spanger And More Star In OSWALD In Concert
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2019

Broadway's Reeve Carney (Hadestown, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark) and Amy Spanger (Matilda, Elf) performed in the concert of the new musical Oswald on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7.00pm at The Green Room 42.

Nick Cordero, Etai Benson, and More Join Reeve Carney and Amy Spanger in OSWALD Music Photo Nick Cordero, Etai Benson, and More Join Reeve Carney and Amy Spanger in OSWALD Musical Concert
by Stephi Wild - Aug 13, 2019

Tony Award nominee Nick Cordero (A Bronx Tale, Waitress) has joined the previously announced performers Reeve Carney (Hadestown, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark) and Amy Spanger (Matilda, Elf) for the upcoming concert of the new musical Oswald on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7.00pm at The Green Room 42 (570 10th Ave).

Reeve Carney, Amy Spanger & More Will Sing from OSWALD Musical at Green Room 42 Photo Reeve Carney, Amy Spanger & More Will Sing from OSWALD Musical at Green Room 42
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 5, 2019

Tony LePage (Come From Away, Rock of Ages) and Josh Sassanella (Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, Rock of Ages) will debut songs from their new musical Oswald on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7.00pm at The Green Room 42 (570 10th Ave). The concert of Oswald features Reeve Carney (Hadestown, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark), Amy Spanger (Matilda, Elf), Justin Matthew Sargent (Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, Rock of Ages), Joe Carroll (Frozen, Bandstand), Nasia Thomas (Ain't Too Proud, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical), Alex Finke (Come From Away, Les Miserables), De'Lon Grant (Come From Away),Donnie Kehr (Billy Elliott, Jersey Boys), Justin Mortelliti (Escape to Margaritaville), Blaine Krauss (The Cher Show, Kinky Boots), and Joey Calveri (Rock of Ages, Wonderland), with more talent to be announced.

TRU Now Accepting Writer Submissions For How To Write A Musical That Works Photo TRU Now Accepting Writer Submissions For How To Write A Musical That Works
by Julie Musbach - Nov 14, 2018

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents How to Write a Musical That Works, part 1: The World and The Want, the first workshop in a 3-part series. One of the programs in TRU Beginnings: Opportunities for Early Development of New Work, it will take placeon Sunday, December 9, 2018.

Justin Matthew Sargent, Crystal Kellogg and Tony Vincent to Headline NYTB Reading of  Photo Justin Matthew Sargent, Crystal Kellogg and Tony Vincent to Headline NYTB Reading of New Musical OSWALD
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

The tenth season of New York Theatre Barn's New Works Series concludes on Monday, December 4, 2017 at The Cell with pre-premieres of two new musicals: Oswald and Question 1.

New Musicals QUESTION 1 and OSWALD to Tackle Politics in NYTB's New Works Series Photo New Musicals QUESTION 1 and OSWALD to Tackle Politics in NYTB's New Works Series
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

The tenth season of New York Theatre Barn's New Works Series concludes on Monday, December 4, 2017 at The Cell with pre-premieres of two new musicals: Question 1 and Oswald.

New Musicals CHERRY BOMB and EASTBOUND Launch Fall Season of  New York Theatre Barn's Photo New Musicals CHERRY BOMB and EASTBOUND Launch Fall Season of New York Theatre Barn's New Works Series
by Rebecca Russo - Aug 25, 2017

 The tenth season of New York Theatre Barn's New Works Series continues on Monday, September 18, 2017 at The Cell with pre-premieres of two new musicals: Cherry Bomb and Eastbound.

Magic Ventures to Present NIGHT TIDE at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

MAGIC VENTURES LLC, in association with the New York Musical Festival, is pleased to announce the world premiere production of new musical, NIGHT TIDE, with music by Nathania Wibowo, book & lyrics by Taylor Tash, music direction by Andy Peterson, and directed/choreographed by Luis Villabon.

La MaMa in Association with SuperYou FUNdation Presents CHIX 6 This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

La MaMa in association with SuperYou FUNdation will present the pop/rock musical CHIX 6 by Lourds Lane (book, music, lyrics) for four performances only. Directed by Jackson Grace Gay, musical direction by Wendy Bobbitt Cavett and choreographed by JoAnn Hunter, will play this weekend, December 1- 4, 2016 at the Ellen Stewart Theatre (66 E 4th St).

Josh Sassanella Videos

STAGE TUBE: Cast of 'REVOLUTION IN THE ELBOW' Gets Doused for ALS!
by Stage Tube - Sep 4, 2014

The company of 'REVOLUTION IN THE ELBOW' was challenged by the company of 50 SHADES! THE MUSICAL to take on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. They completed the feat after the August 28th show, in front of an enthusiastic audience, in turn challenging their Icelandic artistic directors, Josh Sassanella and the entire company of ROCK OF AGES on Broadway. AND Robert Redford. You'll have to see Revolution to understand why... Watch them get wet below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with Off-Broadway's 'REVOLUTION IN THE ELBOW'
by Stage Tube - Jul 3, 2014

Below, check out a brand new video offering a sneak peek into the first week of rehearsals for the world premiere of Revolution in the Elbow of Ragnar Agnarsson Furniture Painter! Tony Award winner Cady Huffman and Kate Shindle are set to head the cast of Revolution in the Elbow of Ragnar Agnarsson Furniture Painter, a new musical with book, music & lyrics by ĂŤvar Pall Jonsson, based on a story by ĂŤvar and Gunnlaugur Jonsson. Performances will begin July 28th, with the official Opening Night on Wednesday, August 13th at the Minetta Lane Theatre, 18 Minetta Lane (just a few steps from Sixth Ave., one block south of W. 3rd St.)

BWW TV Blog: Broadway-Bound CHIX 6 in Rehearsal!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 7, 2011

Hey there! Lourds Lane again! As you know, the cast of CHIX 6 is in rehearsal now for our developmental run at the Queens Theatre in the Park. Next year, it's Broadway... and I've never been busier in my life.

STAGE TUBE: Cast of ROCK OF AGES Tour Pleas for Movie Roles!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 7, 2011

ROCK OF AGES will soon become Hollywood's Biggest Party as filming recently began in Miami, Florida for the New Line Cinema Film. Directed by Adam Shankman, the film stars Tom Cruise as 'Stacee Jaxx,' Diego Boneta as 'Drew,' Julianne Hough as 'Sherrie,' Russell Brand as 'Lonny,' Alec Baldwin as 'Dennis,' Mary J. Blige as 'Justice,' Brian Cranston as the Mayor, Malin Ackerman as 'Constance Sack,' Catherine Zeta-Jones as the wife of the Mayor and Paul Giamatti as 'Paul Gill.'

STAGE TUBE: Constantine Maroulis Makes Appearance on THE PRICE IS RIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2011

In the following video Tony nominee Constantie Maroulis makes an appearance on 'The Price is Right' to introduce a rockin showcase, that included a trip to New York City to see ROCK OF AGES. Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: ROCK OF AGES Jam Session for Curran Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2011

On March 9, Constantine Maroulis along with music legends Night Ranger and Journey had a jam session on 107.7FM to promote the opening of ROCK OF AGES at the Curran Theatre. Click below to watch as they take requests!

BWW TV: Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2: ON STAGE 'FLIPS' for BWW!
by Eddie Varley - Oct 30, 2008

BroadwayWorld gave the cast of Disney's High School Musical 2: On Stage a FLIP video camera and then set them loose backstage during rehearsals as they prepare for opening night.


Josh Sassanella Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Josh Sassanella been in?
Josh Sassanella has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Josh Sassanella been in?
Josh Sassanella has not appeared in the West End