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Joshua Henry

 
Bio:
Joshua Henry is best known for portraying Haywood Patterson in Kander and Ebb's 2010 musical The Scottsboro Boys, for which he received a Tony Award nomination. He portrayed the lead role of Aaron Burr in the first U.S. tour of Hamilton, previously playing the role in the Chicago production that ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Joshua Henry is best known for portraying Haywood Patterson in Kander and Ebb's 2010 musical The Scottsboro Boys, for which he received a Tony Award nomination. He portrayed the lead role of Aaron Burr in the first U.S. tour of Hamilton, previously playing the role in the Chicago production that ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2022
Rapunzel's Prince
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2021
Dr. Pomatter [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Off-Broadway World Premiere Production, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Billy Bigelow
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Aaron Burr
  [US Tour]
Chicago, Los Angeles, National Tour Production, 2016
Aaron Burr
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Noble Sissle
  [New York]
Manhattan Concert Production at Lincoln Center, 2015
Jim Conley
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Production, 2014
Flick
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Jake
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Haywood Patterson
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Favorite Son [Replacement]
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival [Cancelled], 2008
Judas
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Ensemble
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
Benny (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
Ensemble
Ensemble
Benny (Understudy)
Benny (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2006
Performer

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Composer

Joshua Henry Movies

Sex and the City
 
[2008]
Will
Winter's Tale
 
[2014]
Gravesman
American Renegades
 
[2017]
Ben Moran
Virtue
 
[2020]
Andre
tick, tick... BOOM!
 
[2021]
Roger

Joshua Henry TV Shows

Kings
 
[2009]
Soldier in Jack's Troop
Nip/Tuck
 
[2010]
Wilber
Army Wives
 
[2013]
Quincy
Curb Your Enthusiasm
 
[2017]
Aaron Burr
See
 
[2019-2021]
Jerlamarel

Joshua Henry Biography

Joshua Henry is best known for portraying Haywood Patterson in Kander and Ebb's 2010 musical The Scottsboro Boys, for which he received a Tony Award nomination. He portrayed the lead role of Aaron Burr in the first U.S. tour of Hamilton, previously playing the role in the Chicago production that began performances in late September 2016. After Hamilton, Henry portrayed the lead role of Billy Bigelow in a Broadway revival of Carousel.

Joshua Henry Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Joshua Henry, The Wrong Man
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Joshua Henry, The Wrong Man
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Joshua Henry, Carousel
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Joshua Henry, Carousel
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Joshua Henry, Carousel
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Joshua Henry, Carousel
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Joshua Henry, Violet
 
Drama League Awards - 2014 - Distinguished Performance Award
Joshua Henry, Violet
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Joshua Henry, Violet
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Joshua Henry, Violet
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Joshua Henry, The Scottsboro Boys

Joshua Henry News

Wake Up With BWW 11/29: Mariah Carey Joins SOME LIKE IT HOT Producing Team, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/29: Mariah Carey Joins SOME LIKE IT HOT Producing Team, and More!
by - Nov 29, 2022

Top stories include: Mariah Carey joins the producing team of Some Like It Hot, which also canceled last night's performance. Plus, the upcoming film of Long Day’s Journey Into Night, starring Jessica Lange, Ed Harris, Ben Foster and Colin Morgan, has wrapped production.

Photo: ABC Debuts BEAUTY & THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATION Cast Photo Photo Photo: ABC Debuts BEAUTY & THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATION Cast Photo
by Michael Major - Nov 28, 2022

Check out a new photo of the complete cast of ‚ÄúBeauty and the Beast: A 30th Celebration,‚ÄĚ featuring H.E.R. as Belle; Josh Groban as The Beast; Joshua Henry as Gaston; Rita Moreno as the night‚Äôs narrator; Martin Short as Lumi√®re; David Alan Grier Cogsworth; Rizwan Manji as LeFou; and Jon Jon Briones as Maurice.

Broadway Watch Guide: Holidays 2022 - Where to Watch Jeremy Jordan, Amanda Kloots & M Photo Broadway Watch Guide: Holidays 2022 - Where to Watch Jeremy Jordan, Amanda Kloots & More on TV This Holiday Season
by Michael Major - Nov 25, 2022

Broadway fans will have much to be joyful about as dozens of Broadway stars appear in holiday programs throughout the season. From ABC's Beauty & the Beast special to holiday films starring Jeremy Jordan, Derek Klena, Amanda Kloots, Dolly Parton, the Rockettes, Kyle Dean Massey, and more, check out what you should tune into this holiday season!

Wake Up With BWW 11/22: KPOP Opening Night, A CHRISTMAS CAROL Reviews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/22: KPOP Opening Night, A CHRISTMAS CAROL Reviews, and More!
by - Nov 22, 2022

Top stories include opening night coverage from KPOP the Musical, reviews for A Christmas Carol starring Jefferson Mays, and more!

VIDEO: Watch Joshua Henry, Shania Twain & More in BEAUTY & THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRAT Photo VIDEO: Watch Joshua Henry, Shania Twain & More in BEAUTY & THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATION Preview
by Michael Major - Nov 21, 2022

ABC has released a first look at Joshua Henry, Shania Twain, Martin Short, David Alan Grier, and Rita Moreno in the upcoming Beauty & the Beast 30th Anniversary live action and animated hybrid special. Watch the new video preview, which features a sneak peek at Shania Twain singing the title song, now!

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Berkshires Awards; Barrington Stage's A LI Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Berkshires Awards; Barrington Stage's A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Berkshires Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Dayton Awards;  Brookville Community Theat Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Dayton Awards; Brookville Community Theater' THE ADDAMS FAMILY Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Dayton Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

VIDEO: First Look at Josh Groban and H.E.R in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATIO Photo VIDEO: First Look at Josh Groban and H.E.R in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATION on ABC
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 19, 2022

Watch a sneak peek of H.E.R. and Josh Groban performing the title song from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST in anticipation of the ABC Special on December 15th.

Celebrating Our Student Bloggers on International Students' Day Photo Celebrating Our Student Bloggers on International Students' Day
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 17, 2022

November 17th is International Students' Day and BroadwayWorld is celebrating the work of our student bloggers! Each month, student bloggers share their experiences as theatre students and tips for success at universities all over the world.

Joaquina Kalukango Will Play The Witch in INTO THE WOODS Beginning Next Month Photo Joaquina Kalukango Will Play The Witch in INTO THE WOODS Beginning Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 17, 2022

2022 Tony Award winner¬†Joaquina Kalukango¬†will join the cast of the New York City Center Encores! production of¬†James Lapine¬†and Stephen Sondheim‚Äôs revival of¬†Into the Woods¬†as ‚ÄėThe Witch‚Äô beginning Friday, December 16th¬†through the end of the run at the St. James Theatre.

Joshua Henry Videos

VIDEO: Watch Joshua Henry, Shania Twain & More in BEAUTY & THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRAT Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Joshua Henry, Shania Twain & More in BEAUTY & THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATION Preview

by Michael Major - Nov 21, 2022

ABC has released a first look at Joshua Henry, Shania Twain, Martin Short, David Alan Grier, and Rita Moreno in the upcoming Beauty & the Beast 30th Anniversary live action and animated hybrid special. Watch the new video preview, which features a sneak peek at Shania Twain singing the title song, now!

VIDEO: First Look at Josh Groban and H.E.R in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATIO Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Josh Groban and H.E.R in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: A 30TH CELEBRATION on ABC

by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 19, 2022

Watch a sneak peek of H.E.R. and Josh Groban performing the title song from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST in anticipation of the ABC Special on December 15th.

VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Direct Original RENT Stars in TICK, TICK... BOOM! Mov Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Direct Original RENT Stars in TICK, TICK... BOOM! Movie

by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 30, 2022

Lin Manuel-Miranda has released video footage of himself working a 'La Vie Boheme' gesture into the 'Sunday' choreography in the TICK, TICK... BOOM! movie with Adam Pascal, Daphne Rubin-Vega, and Wilson Jermaine Heredia.

VIDEO: INTO THE WOODS Star Julia Lester Sings Original Song 'Rising' on HIGH SCHOOL M Videoplay
VIDEO: INTO THE WOODS Star Julia Lester Sings Original Song 'Rising' on HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE SERIES

by Michael Major - Aug 10, 2022

Watch a new music video of Into the Woods standout Julia Lester singing a new original song from High School Musical: the Musical: the Series, titled 'Rising.' In addition the original music debuted in the series, this season will also feature songs from the High School Musical franchise, Frozen, and Camp Rock.

VIDEO: Meet Two of the Unsung Heroes of INTO THE WOODS, Understudies Jason Forbach &  Videoplay
VIDEO: Meet Two of the Unsung Heroes of INTO THE WOODS, Understudies Jason Forbach & Mary Kate Moore

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 11, 2022

In this video, Into the Woods' Jason Forbach and Mary Kate Moore check in with BroadwayWorld to chat about understudying four roles each. How do they do it? Find out!

VIDEO: Phillipa Soo Discusses Putting Her Own Spin on Cinderella in INTO THE WOODS on Videoplay
VIDEO: Phillipa Soo Discusses Putting Her Own Spin on Cinderella in INTO THE WOODS on TODAY

by Michael Major - Jul 22, 2022

Watch Phillipa Soo on the TODAY Show this morning discussing playing Cinderella in the new Broadway revival of Into the Woods. Soo shared how she put her own spin on the iconic character, her thoughts on the show's viral Milky White character, what it's like working with the cast, and the differences between her voice-over work and stage work.

VIDEO: INTO THE WOODS Cast Struts the Red Carpet on Opening Night Videoplay
VIDEO: INTO THE WOODS Cast Struts the Red Carpet on Opening Night

by Red Carpet - Jul 11, 2022

Into the Woods just opened at the St. James Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there for the big night. Check out video coverage from the festivities!

VIDEO: Sara Bareilles on How Starring in INTO THE WOODS Compares to WAITRESS Videoplay
VIDEO: Sara Bareilles on How Starring in INTO THE WOODS Compares to WAITRESS

by Michael Major - Jul 5, 2022

Sara Bareilles sat down on CBS Mornings to discuss starring in the new Broadway revival of Into the Woods. Watch the video as Bareilles discusses the show's importance and how it's 'timely' in our country's current social climate, a possible third season of Girls5Eva and revealed her favorite song that she has written.

VIDEO: Watch the First Curtain Call at INTO THE WOODS on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the First Curtain Call at INTO THE WOODS on Broadway

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 29, 2022

Into the Woods just celebrated its first Broadway preview at the St. James Theatre, starring Sara Bareilles, Patina Miller, Gavin Creel, Joshua Henry and more. Check out video footage from inside the big night!

VIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM! Videoplay
VIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM!

by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Netflix has shared the 'Green Green Dress' deleted scene from tick, tick BOOM! The new scene features Andrew Garfield and Alexandra Shipp. The track, which is included in Jonathan Larson's stage musical, was cut from the recent Netflix film adaption directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda.


Joshua Henry Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Joshua Henry been in?
Joshua Henry has appeared on Broadway in 10 shows.

How many West End shows has Joshua Henry been in?
Joshua Henry has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Joshua Henry been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Wrong Man , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Wrong Man , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Carousel , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Carousel , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Carousel , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Carousel , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Violet , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Violet , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Violet Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Violet and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Scottsboro Boys .

What awards has Joshua Henry won?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Wrong Man.

What is Joshua Henry next theatre project?
Joshua Henry's next show will be Into the Woods which opens on 7/10/2022 on Broadway.


Twitter Watch

@joshuahenry20 - 11/30/22 01:19pm 2022 vs 2021 ? I thank God for everyone of you who listen and share my art. Grateful for you, your ears, and your h… https://t.co/BCVWPF8c59


@joshuahenry20 - 11/28/22 04:19pm So..NYC ANNOUNCEMENT ?? I’m playing an intimate holiday concert being put on by @classicalharlem at @RoosterHarlem… https://t.co/b6nhs9hGgG


@joshuahenry20 - 11/22/22 12:49pm You're invited to a celebration like no other! Be our guest for #BeautyAndTheBeast30th, Dec 15 on @ABCNetwork ?? St… https://t.co/OrVcGbgiSj


@joshuahenry20 - 11/21/22 05:26pm I was so honored to meet THE Gaston at @Disneyland yesterday. This dude was incredible & yes, he wanted ALL the smo… https://t.co/mPd8P43AYo


@joshuahenry20 - 11/21/22 05:20pm This is going to be a special moment.. ??


@joshuahenry20 - 11/20/22 01:14pm I spend so much time alone making music and it’s taught me 3 things: - I have so much to learn - Mistakes are my g… https://t.co/57j6l38Xd5


@joshuahenry20 - 11/19/22 02:52pm Consistency over intensity- starting to lean into this concept even more? https://t.co/m4HC7HwfCx


@joshuahenry20 - 11/17/22 12:26pm A post from 2014, Manifesting who I am currently working with ? #ThatGrowthLife #GrowWithThat https://t.co/7kNrTX5RRe


@joshuahenry20 - 11/16/22 08:51pm Say what ?! #TheLightsofBroadwayShowcards made my bro Gavin Creel and I a Show Card! All proceeds go to… https://t.co/RjTXvHtHSU


@joshuahenry20 - 11/16/22 12:00pm INTO THE WOODS got a grammy nomination ??? to celebrate, here’s some BTS footage of me singing Agony :) https://t.co/5ShWeHHB93


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