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Ken Marks

 
Bio:
Broadway: Hairspray (Wilbur Turnblad), Spring Awakening, Rock ’n’ Roll, After the Fall, Mamma Mia! , Present Laughter , Dancing at Lughnasa. Off-Broadway: Our Town (Editor Webb), Stuff Happens, Orson’s Shadow. Leading roles at the Guthrie, Yale Rep, ACT. Film: Henry’s Crime, Step Up 3D, The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Hairspray (Wilbur Turnblad), Spring Awakening, Rock ’n’ Roll, After the Fall, Mamma Mia! , Present Laughter , Dancing at Lughnasa. Off-Broadway: Our Town (Editor Webb), Stuff Happens, Orson’s Shadow. Leading roles at the Guthrie, Yale Rep, ACT. Film: Henry’s Crime, Step Up 3D, The ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Uncle Ben
Ensemble
Buttons
Viper Executive
J. Jonah Jameson (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Milan/Waiter
Max (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2006
The Adult Men (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Concert, 2006
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Dan
Lou (Understudy)
Mickey (Understudy)
Quentin's Father (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Mr. Bunder/Bodega Man
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Bill Austin
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Alex/Drug Dealer #2/Mad Person

Photos

Ken Marks, Isabel Keating, Laura Beth Wells Photo

Ken Marks, Isabel Keating, Laura Beth Wells

From: 
Date:
11/13/2011
Ensemble featuring: Alice Lee, Michael Mulheren, Jeb Brown, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks, R Photo

Ensemble featuring: Alice Lee, Michael Mulheren, Jeb Brown, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks, Reeve Carney, Jennifer Damiano, Patrick Page, Gideon Glick & Matt Devine during the Final Curtain Call Bow for the Original Version of 'Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark'. The

From: 
Date:
04/18/2011
Ensemble featuring: Michael Mulheren, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks, Reeve Carney, Jennifer  Photo

Ensemble featuring: Michael Mulheren, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks, Reeve Carney, Jennifer Damiano, Patrick Page & Gideon Glick during the Final Curtain Call Bow for the Original Version of 'Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark'. The show takes a brief Hiatus before th

From: 
Date:
04/18/2011
Ensemble with: Michael Mulgeren, Jonathan Schwartz, Jeb Brown, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks Photo

Ensemble with: Michael Mulgeren, Jonathan Schwartz, Jeb Brown, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks, Reeve Carney, Alice Lee, Isabel Keating, Jennifer Damiano & Gideon Glick during the Final Curtain Call Bow for the Original Version of 'Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark'. T

From: 
Date:
04/18/2011
Ensemble with: Michael Mulgeren, Jonathan Schwartz, Jeb Brown, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks Photo

Ensemble with: Michael Mulgeren, Jonathan Schwartz, Jeb Brown, T.V. Carpio, Ken Marks, Reeve Carney, Alice Lee, Isabel Keating, Jennifer Damiano & Gideon Glick during the Final Curtain Call Bow for the Original Version of 'Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark'. T

From: 
Date:
04/18/2011

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Uncle Ben

Ensemble

Buttons

Viper Executive

J. Jonah Jameson (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Milan/Waiter

Max (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2006
The Adult Men (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Concert, 2006
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Dan

Lou (Understudy)

Mickey (Understudy)

Quentin's Father (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Mr. Bunder/Bodega Man

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Bill Austin

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Alex/Drug Dealer #2/Mad Person

Ken Marks Biography

Broadway: Hairspray (Wilbur Turnblad), Spring Awakening, Rock ’n’ Roll, After the Fall, Mamma Mia! , Present Laughter , Dancing at Lughnasa. Off-Broadway: Our Town (Editor Webb), Stuff Happens, Orson’s Shadow. Leading roles at the Guthrie, Yale Rep, ACT. Film: Henry’s Crime, Step Up 3D, The Wackness. TV: several “Law & Orders,” “Life on Mars,” “Royal Pains.”




Ken Marks News

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by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

TAKE ME OUT To Host Post-Show Talk Back With Cast Members, Billy Bean, and Sports Jou Photo TAKE ME OUT To Host Post-Show Talk Back With Cast Members, Billy Bean, and Sports Journalists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

The Tony-nominated Best Revival, TAKE ME OUT, will host a special post-show talkback on Tuesday, May 17 featuring members of the cast; Billy Bean, one of only two Major League Baseball players to come out as gay; as well as sports journalists Howard Bryant and Kat O’Brien.

TAKE ME OUT Theater Installs New Camera to Monitor Audience Members After Illegal Nud Photo TAKE ME OUT Theater Installs New Camera to Monitor Audience Members After Illegal Nude Photos Were Taken of Jesse Williams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

It has been reported that the Hayes Theater, where Take Me Out is currently running, has installed a new infrared camera to more closely monitor audience members after video of a nude scene featuring Jesse Williams was shared online. 

Second Stage and Actors' Equity Speak Out About Illegal Nude Photos Taken of Jesse Wi Photo Second Stage and Actors' Equity Speak Out About Illegal Nude Photos Taken of Jesse Williams in TAKE ME OUT
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

Second Stage and Actors' Equity are speaking out after photos were illegally taken of Jesse Williams' nude scene in the Broadway play Take Me Out.

VIDEO: Jesse Williams Reveals His Baseball Connection to TAKE ME OUT on LATE NIGHT Photo VIDEO: Jesse Williams Reveals His Baseball Connection to TAKE ME OUT on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - Apr 19, 2022

Jesse Williams sat down with Seth Meyers to discuss his Broadway debut in Take Me Out. Williams spoke on how the Broadway schedule differs from television, his 'intense' nude scene, and his connection to baseball prior to Take Me Out. Watch the new interview now!

TAKE ME OUT Extends Run Through June 11th Photo TAKE ME OUT Extends Run Through June 11th
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President and Artistic Director; Khady Kamara, Executive Director) has announced that its hit production of TAKE ME OUT has been extended for two additional weeks on Broadway and will now run through Saturday, June 11th.  Written by Richard Greenberg and directed by Scott Ellis, TAKE ME OUT officially opened to rave reviews on April 4th at Second Stage’s Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street). 

Photos: Stars Arrive on the Red Carpet at TAKE ME OUT Opening Night Photo Photos: Stars Arrive on the Red Carpet at TAKE ME OUT Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 6, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out opened Monday night at the Hayes Theatre.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening NIght of TAKE ME OUT! Photo VIDEO: Go Inside Opening NIght of TAKE ME OUT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out opened just last night at the Hayes Theatre. Directed by Scott Ellis, Take Me Out features Patrick J. Adams, Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Carl Lundstedt, Ken Marks, Michael Oberholtzer, Eduardo Ramos, Tyler Lansing Weaks, and Jesse Williams.

Photos: TAKE ME OUT Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway Photo Photos: TAKE ME OUT Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 5, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out opened just last night at the Hayes Theatre. Check out photos from the after paarty!

Photos: Inside TAKE ME OUT's Opening Night Curtain Call Photo Photos: Inside TAKE ME OUT's Opening Night Curtain Call
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 5, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out opened just last night at the Hayes Theatre. Check out photos from the first official curtain call.

Ken Marks Videos

VIDEO: Jesse Williams Reveals His Baseball Connection to TAKE ME OUT on LATE NIGHT VideoVIDEO: Jesse Williams Reveals His Baseball Connection to TAKE ME OUT on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - Apr 19, 2022

Jesse Williams sat down with Seth Meyers to discuss his Broadway debut in Take Me Out. Williams spoke on how the Broadway schedule differs from television, his 'intense' nude scene, and his connection to baseball prior to Take Me Out. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening NIght of TAKE ME OUT! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening NIght of TAKE ME OUT!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out opened just last night at the Hayes Theatre. Directed by Scott Ellis, Take Me Out features Patrick J. Adams, Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Carl Lundstedt, Ken Marks, Michael Oberholtzer, Eduardo Ramos, Tyler Lansing Weaks, and Jesse Williams.

VIDEO: Watch TAKE ME OUT Cast Take Opening Night Bows VideoVIDEO: Watch TAKE ME OUT Cast Take Opening Night Bows
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 5, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play, Take Me Out, opened just last night at the Hayes Theatre. Check out footage from their first official curtain call below!

VIDEO: Jesse Williams, Patrick J. Adams & Jesse Tyler Ferguson Talk TAKE ME OUT on TO VideoVIDEO: Jesse Williams, Patrick J. Adams & Jesse Tyler Ferguson Talk TAKE ME OUT on TODAY
by Michael Major - Mar 29, 2022

Jesse Williams, Patrick J. Adams, and Jesse Tyler Ferguson appeared on the TODAY Show this morning to discuss Second Stage's production of Take Me Out. Directed by Scott Ellis, Take Me Out also features Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, JCarl Lundstedt, Ken Marks, Michael Oberholtzer, Eduardo Ramos, and Tyler Lansing Weaks.

VIDEO: Jesse Williams Talks TAKE ME OUT on THE DAILY SHOW with Trevor Noah VideoVIDEO: Jesse Williams Talks TAKE ME OUT on THE DAILY SHOW with Trevor Noah
by Michael Major - Mar 8, 2022

Last night, Jesse Williams sat down with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show. Williams spoke to Trevor about his Broadway debut in Take Me Out and the power dynamics his character faces as a star baseball player of color who comes out at the peak of his career and more. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: TAKE ME OUT Gets Ready to Return to Broadway VideoVIDEO: TAKE ME OUT Gets Ready to Return to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 6, 2022

In just days, the Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play, Take Me Out, will officially begin previews at the Hayes Theater, where it was originally set to open almost two years ago. Right before Broadway shut down, BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge met with the company while they were still in rehearsals. We're looking back on that day ahead of the show's official return!

BWW TV: What is TAKE ME OUT All About? The Broadway-Bound Cast Explains! VideoBWW TV: What is TAKE ME OUT All About? The Broadway-Bound Cast Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 11, 2020

The Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Take Me Out is in rehearsals and will begin previews April 2, 2020 and officially open on April 23, 2020 at Second Stage's Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street). The cast just met the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big day!

BWW TV: Highlights from GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Center VideoBWW TV: Highlights from GOODNIGHT NOBODY at McCarter Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 17, 2020

The Big Chill meets This is Us in Rachel Bonds' play Goodnight Nobody. In this deeply moving and funny world premiere, a group of old friends reconnect after years apart. They reminisce with wild abandon, until the things they aren't telling each other come hurtling to the surface. The production runs January 10 through February 9 in McCarter's Berlind Theatre. More about the production at mccarter.org.

VIDEO: Connecticut High Schoolers Get Special Messages From Former MAMMA MIA! Broadwa VideoVIDEO: Connecticut High Schoolers Get Special Messages From Former MAMMA MIA! Broadway and Tour Cast Members
by Stage Tube - Nov 30, 2019

As the high schoolers in the Staples Players drama club prepared to open their production of Mamma Mia!, they got a special surprise organized by their directors.

BWW Flashback: Celebrate MAMMA MIA!'s Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night! VideoBWW Flashback: Celebrate MAMMA MIA!'s Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2019

My, my! It's officially been eighteen years since the dancing queens of Mamma Mia! opened at Broadway's Winter Garden Theatre. In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's opening night to see Louise Pitre, Judy Kaye, Karen Mason, and more having the time of their lives! Check it all out below!


Ken Marks Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ken Marks1 been in?
Ken Marks1 has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

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Ken Marks1 has not appeared in the West End