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Karl Mansfield

 
Bio:
Karl Mansfield is a musician and music director. Broadway credits include Dracula, La Boheme, Sweet Charity, Coram Boy, Xanadu, Baby It's You, and American Utopia. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Karl Mansfield is a musician and music director. Broadway credits include Dracula, La Boheme, Sweet Charity, Coram Boy, Xanadu, Baby It's You, and American Utopia. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Return Engagement, 2021
Keyboard/Music Director

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2011]
Synthesizer Programmer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Synthesizer Programmer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Music Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Associate Conductor
Synthesizer Programmer
Synths
Associate Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2007]
Synthesizer Programmer
 
[New York, 2006]
Musical Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Assistant Conductor
Synthesizer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Keyboard Programmer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Key I
 
[Broadway, 2002]
Keyboard 2

13 (Broadway, 2008) Swing Keyboardist



On A Clear Day (Broadway, 2011) Synthesizer Programmer, Keyboardist



A Night With Janis Joplin (Broadway, 2013) Supervising Copyist



The Last Ship (Broadway, 2014) Synthesizer Programmer



Joan Of Arc (Off-Broadway, 2017) Conductor, Keyboardist, Synthesizer Programmer



Karl Mansfield Biography

Karl Mansfield is a musician and music director. Broadway credits include Dracula, La Boheme, Sweet Charity, Coram Boy, Xanadu, Baby It's You, and American Utopia.




Karl Mansfield News

Student Blog: How Did I Get Here? Photo Student Blog: How Did I Get Here?
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Apr 5, 2022

It all started in November of 2021 when one of my friends was visiting New York City for the first time. Being the theatre fan I am, I insisted that we saw a Broadway show together. He suggested a show called David Byrne‚Äôs American Utopia. ‚ÄúSounds good to me,‚ÄĚ I responded, ‚Äúbut quick question - Who‚Äôs David Byrne?‚ÄĚ

Student Blog: How Did I Get Here? Photo Student Blog: How Did I Get Here?
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - Mar 23, 2022

It all started in November of 2021 when one of my friends was visiting New York City for the first time. Being the theatre fan I am, I insisted that we saw a Broadway show together. He suggested a show called David Byrne‚Äôs American Utopia. ‚ÄúSounds good to me,‚ÄĚ I responded, ‚Äúbut quick question - Who‚Äôs David Byrne?‚ÄĚ

David Byrne Announces AMERICAN UTOPIA FAREWELL! Benefit Performance Photo David Byrne Announces AMERICAN UTOPIA FAREWELL! Benefit Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022

Just days before its April 3 conclusion at the St. James Theatre on Broadway, David Byrne’s American Utopia will stage American Utopia Farewell!, a special benefit performance on March 30 with proceeds supporting Byrne’s non-profit, Arbutus.

VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Cast Perform 'Like Humans Do' on THE TONIGHT SHO Photo VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Cast Perform 'Like Humans Do' on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Michael Major - Mar 8, 2022

David Byrne and the cast of American Utopia appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night to perform 'Like Humans Do.' Byrne also sat down with Fallon for an interview, during which they discussed his 'Stop Making Sense' suit, his book, and writing music in his car. Watch the performance and interview now!

DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA Announces Final Broadway Extension Through April 3 Photo DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA Announces Final Broadway Extension Through April 3
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022

David Byrne's American Utopia has extended its Broadway run for the final time and will conclude performances on Sunday, April 3, 2022 at the St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street).

 Photo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2022

Photos: Senator Chuck Schumer Joins David Byrne for a Bike Ride to AMERICAN UTOPIA Photo Photos: Senator Chuck Schumer Joins David Byrne for a Bike Ride to AMERICAN UTOPIA
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 8, 2021

Earlier today, David Byrne, star of¬†American Utopia¬†on Broadway, and Senator Chuck Schumer, sponsor of the landmark ‚ÄúSave Our Stages‚ÄĚ Act joined forces to celebrate the return of Broadway and live music to New York City. Check out photos of the duo as they arrived by bike at the¬†St. James Theatre after a short bike ride down Broadway!

VIDEO: David Byrne Teaches Stephen Colbert Dance Moves on THE LATE SHOW Photo VIDEO: David Byrne Teaches Stephen Colbert Dance Moves on THE LATE SHOW
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2021

David Byrne and the cast of American Utopia appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform 'I Zimbra'. The cast also features Jacquelene Acevedo, Gustavo Di Dalva, Daniel Freedman, Chris Giarmo, Tim Keiper, Tendayi Kuumba, Karl Mansfield, Mauro Refosco, Stéphane San Juan, Angie Swan and Bobby Wooten III. Watch the full performance now!

VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Perform 'I Zimbra' on THE LATE SHOW Photo VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Perform 'I Zimbra' on THE LATE SHOW
by Michael Major - Nov 2, 2021

David Byrne and the cast of American Utopia appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform 'I Zimbra'. The cast also features Jacquelene Acevedo, Gustavo Di Dalva, Daniel Freedman, Chris Giarmo, Tim Keiper, Tendayi Kuumba, Karl Mansfield, Mauro Refosco, Stéphane San Juan, Angie Swan and Bobby Wooten III. Watch the full performance now!

Photos: David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA Re-Opens on Broadway Photo Photos: David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA Re-Opens on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 18, 2021

The acclaimed production, which received a Special Tony Award at the Tony Awards ceremony on September 26, features David Byrne with returning band members Jacquelene Acevedo, Gustavo Di Dalva, Daniel Freedman, Chris Giarmo, Tim Keiper, Tendayi Kuumba, Karl Mansfield, Mauro Refosco, Stéphane San Juan, Angie Swan and Bobby Wooten III.

Karl Mansfield Videos

VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Cast Perform 'Like Humans Do' on THE TONIGHT SHO Videoplay
VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Cast Perform 'Like Humans Do' on THE TONIGHT SHOW

by Michael Major - Mar 8, 2022

David Byrne and the cast of American Utopia appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night to perform 'Like Humans Do.' Byrne also sat down with Fallon for an interview, during which they discussed his 'Stop Making Sense' suit, his book, and writing music in his car. Watch the performance and interview now!

VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Perform 'I Zimbra' on THE LATE SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: David Byrne & AMERICAN UTOPIA Perform 'I Zimbra' on THE LATE SHOW

by Michael Major - Nov 2, 2021

David Byrne and the cast of American Utopia appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform 'I Zimbra'. The cast also features Jacquelene Acevedo, Gustavo Di Dalva, Daniel Freedman, Chris Giarmo, Tim Keiper, Tendayi Kuumba, Karl Mansfield, Mauro Refosco, Stéphane San Juan, Angie Swan and Bobby Wooten III. Watch the full performance now!

VIDEO: Watch the New Official Trailer for DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the New Official Trailer for DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO

by Stage Tube - Sep 22, 2020

The filmed version of the critically acclaimed Broadway show, DAVID BYRNEa??S AMERICAN UTOPIA debuts SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17 (8:00-9:45 p.m. ET/PT).

VIDEO: David Byrne Talks About Collaborating With Spike Lee on AMERICAN UTOPIA Videoplay
VIDEO: David Byrne Talks About Collaborating With Spike Lee on AMERICAN UTOPIA

by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2020

David Byrne shares his hopes for the return of Broadway, talks about collaborating with Spike Lee to film his Broadway show David Byrne's American Utopia and his project, We Are Not Divided.

VIDEO: Watch the All-New Trailer for David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO! Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the All-New Trailer for David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO!

by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2020

American Utopia is coming! On October 17, HBO will release the filmed version of the acclaimed Broadway show 'David Byrne's American Utopia,' directed by Academy Award winning director Spike Lee. 

VIDEO: David Byrne Performs 'Once in a Lifetime' and 'Toe Jam' on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Videoplay
VIDEO: David Byrne Performs 'Once in a Lifetime' and 'Toe Jam' on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2020

Last night, David Byrne was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live! He performed his Talking Heads hit 'Once in a Lifetime' as well as 'Toe Jam' live on the SNL stage.

VIDEO: David Byrne Had Jerry Seinfeld Improve a Joke in AMERICAN UTOPIA Videoplay
VIDEO: David Byrne Had Jerry Seinfeld Improve a Joke in AMERICAN UTOPIA

by Stage Tube - Jan 7, 2020

David Byrne stopped by Late Night with Seth Meyers on Monday night to talk about his show American Utopia. He shares with Meyers the surprises that have come with performing on Broadway and engaging with audiences.

VIDEO: David Byrne Talks AMERICAN UTOPIA and More on CBS SUNDAY MORNING Videoplay
VIDEO: David Byrne Talks AMERICAN UTOPIA and More on CBS SUNDAY MORNING

by Stage Tube - Jan 5, 2020

David Byrne was featured on this morning's episode of CBS Sunday Morning. His Broadway show American Utopia was just one of many topics the performer covered.

VIDEO: DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA Performs 'Road to Nowhere' on THE TONIGHT SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA Performs 'Road to Nowhere' on THE TONIGHT SHOW

by Stage Tube - Nov 20, 2019

On last night's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, David Byrne gives a special performance of 'Road to Nowhere' with the cast of the Broadway musical David Byrne's American Utopia for the audience.

VIDEO: David Byrne Performs AMERICAN UTOPIA's 'One Fine Day' With Brooklyn Youth Chor Videoplay
VIDEO: David Byrne Performs AMERICAN UTOPIA's 'One Fine Day' With Brooklyn Youth Chorus

by Stage Tube - Oct 23, 2019

Last night, David Byrne, who's show American Utopia is currently on Broadway, performed the song 'One Fine Day' with The Brooklyn Youth Chorus the Brooklyn Academy of Music on Jimmy Kimmel Live.


Karl Mansfield Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Karl Mansfield been in?
Karl Mansfield has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Karl Mansfield been in?
Karl Mansfield has not appeared in the West End