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Kevin Cahoon

 
Birth Place:
Houston, Texas, USA
Bio:
Broadway: The Wedding Singer, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Lion King, The Rocky Horror Show revival and The Who's Tommy (debut). Off-Broadway: original Hedwig and The Angry Inch, How I Learned to Drive (Second Stage), The Foreigner (Roundabout, Lortel nomination), The Shaggs (Playwrights Horizons), ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Houston, Texas, USA

Bio:
Broadway: The Wedding Singer, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Lion King, The Rocky Horror Show revival and The Who's Tommy (debut). Off-Broadway: original Hedwig and The Angry Inch, How I Learned to Drive (Second Stage), The Foreigner (Roundabout, Lortel nomination), The Shaggs (Playwrights Horizons), ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2023
Peanut
  [Regional (US)]
Dallas Theater Center World Premiere Production, 2015
Jr. Jr.
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2012
Male Greek Chorus
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Co-Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
George
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 2005
Childcatcher
  [New York]
Reading, 2004
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Ellard Simms
  [New York]
Concert Reading, 2004
Caligula
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2001
Father
Principal
Woof
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Phantom
Frank 'N' Furter (Understudy)
Narrator (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2000
Phil d'Armano
Phil d'Armano
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Peter
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1998
Hedwig [Replacement]
Hedwig (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Ed
Zazu (Understudy)
Timon (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Ensemble [Replacement]
Local Lad [Replacement]
Security Guard [Replacement]
Ensemble/Other Roles [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1996
Performer

Kevin Cahoon Biography

Broadway: The Wedding Singer, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Lion King, The Rocky Horror Show revival and The Who's Tommy (debut). Off-Broadway: original Hedwig and The Angry Inch, How I Learned to Drive (Second Stage), The Foreigner (Roundabout, Lortel nomination), The Shaggs (Playwrights Horizons), The Wild Party (Manhattan Theatre Club), Hair and Babes in Arms (NY City Center Encores!). Regional: The Old Globe, Guthrie, Williamstown. Muny: The Wizard of Oz and Spamalot. TV: A Series of Unfortunate Events, Glow (upcoming), Nurse Jackie, Elementary, NCIS, Modern Family, The Mentalist, The Good Wife, CSI, Odd Mom Out, Six Degrees, Black Box, The Royale, Law & Order (original/CI). Film: I Am Michael, Mars Needs Moms, The Thing About My Folks, Curse of The Jade Scorpion. Debut album: Doll (OutMusic Award).

Kevin Cahoon Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2005 - Outstanding Featured Actor
Kevin Cahoon, The Foreigner

Kevin Cahoon News

Photos & Video: The Company of SHUCKED Takes Over Times Square Photo Photos & Video: The Company of SHUCKED Takes Over Times Square
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 14, 2022

See photos of the legendary Jack O'Brien, director of the new musical Shucked on Broadway, handing out ears of corn in Times Square.

Alex Newell and More Will Lead New Musical SHUCKED on Broadway in March 2023 Photo Alex Newell and More Will Lead New Musical SHUCKED on Broadway in March 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2022

New original musical comedy, Shucked, is headed to Broadway in Spring 2023! The musical features¬†a book by Tony Award¬ģ winner Robert Horn and a score by the¬†¬†Nashville songwriting team of Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally. Learn more about Shucked, and how to purchase tickets, here!

Photos: On the Red Carpet at THE LION KING 25th Anniversary Celebration Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at THE LION KING 25th Anniversary Celebration
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 14, 2022

The Lion King celebrated its 25th anniversary last night, Sunday, November 13th and BroadwayWorld was there! Check out photos of the stars arriving on the red carpet here!

Review: Pioneer Theatre Company's Broadway-Bound SHUCKED Deserves to Be a Corn-Fed Hi Photo Review: Pioneer Theatre Company's Broadway-Bound SHUCKED Deserves to Be a Corn-Fed Hit
by Tyler Hinton - Oct 31, 2022

The world premiere of the Broadway-bound musical comedy SHUCKED, currently playing at Pioneer Theatre Company, is hilariously corny with story and song as sweet and juicy as fresh, buttered corn on the cob. It’s an unexpected show that grows on you as it goes along, and like kernels stuck in your teeth, it stays with you long after. 

Alex Newell, Taylor Trensch, Caroline Innerbichler & More to Lead SHUCKED World Premi Photo Alex Newell, Taylor Trensch, Caroline Innerbichler & More to Lead SHUCKED World Premiere at Pioneer Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2022

Pioneer Theatre Company has announced the full cast of Shucked, a new Broadway bound musical, which will have its world premiere at PTC from October 28 through November 12, 2022.

Broadway Watch Guide: Fall 2022 - Where to Watch Skylar Astin, Sheryl Lee Ralph & Mor Photo Broadway Watch Guide: Fall 2022 - Where to Watch Skylar Astin, Sheryl Lee Ralph & More on TV This Fall
by Michael Major - Sep 23, 2022

The upcoming fall television season features an exciting lineup of Broadway stars starring in new and returning television series. From Skylar Astin's new CBS series So Help Me Todd to newly-minted Emmy winner Sheryl Lee Ralph returning for the second season of Abbott Elementary, check out where and when you can watch Broadway stars on TV!

Interview: Kevin Cahoon Talks MONARCH Country Music Series on FOX Photo Interview: Kevin Cahoon Talks MONARCH Country Music Series on FOX
by Michael Major - Sep 14, 2022

Known for his work in musicals like Hedwig and the Angry Inch and The Lion King, Kevin Cahoon is taking his talents to the small screen as Earl Clark in Monarch on FOX. BroadwayWorld caught up with Cahoon to discuss his character, working with Susan Sarandon and Faith Prince on the new series, what to expect from the series, and more.

Scoop: Coming Up on a Series Premiere of MONARCH on FOX - Sunday, September 11, 2022 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Series Premiere of MONARCH on FOX - Sunday, September 11, 2022
by TV Scoop - Sep 8, 2022

Get all the scoop on MONARCH, airing on FOX on Sunday, September 11, 2022! MONARCH is a Texas-sized, multi-generational musical drama about COUNTRY MUSIC royalty. The series stars Susan Sarandon, Trace Adkins, Kevin Cahoon, Faith Prince, and more. Watch the new video trailer for the upcoming series now!

Shania Twain, Tanya Tucker & More Join MONARCH Series on FOX Photo Shania Twain, Tanya Tucker & More Join MONARCH Series on FOX
by Michael Major - Aug 17, 2022

Grammy Award winner Shania Twain, multi-Grammy Award nominee Martina McBride, Grammy Award winners Little Big Town and Grammy Award winner Tanya Tucker are set to guest-star throughout the first season of Monarch. The cast also includes Susan Sarandon, Trace Adkins, Anna Friel, Faith Prince, Kevin Cahoon, and more.

Photos: Inside the NYTW 2022 Gala Honoring James C. Nicola Photo Photos: Inside the NYTW 2022 Gala Honoring James C. Nicola
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 12, 2022

Just last night, New York Theatre Workshop celebrated its NYTW 2022 Gala, honoring Artistic Director James C. Nicola, who will depart NYTW after 34 years on June 30, 2022. 

Kevin Cahoon Videos

Photos & Video: The Company of SHUCKED Takes Over Times Square Videoplay
Photos & Video: The Company of SHUCKED Takes Over Times Square

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 14, 2022

See photos of the legendary Jack O'Brien, director of the new musical Shucked on Broadway, handing out ears of corn in Times Square.

VIDEO: Kendra Kassenbaum, Jordan Gelber, Kevin Kahoon and the Cast of GUYS AND DOLLS  Videoplay
VIDEO: Kendra Kassenbaum, Jordan Gelber, Kevin Kahoon and the Cast of GUYS AND DOLLS Reunite for Muny Cast Party

by Stage Tube - Jun 11, 2020

The Muny Cast party is celebrating its 2019 summer production of Guys and Dolls with the reunion of cast members Ben Davis, Kendra Kassebaum, Jordan Gelber, Zoe Vonder Haar, Kevin Cahoon, Orville Mendoza, Jared Gertner, Gordon Greenberg, Patrick O'Neill and Lorin Latarro!

Broadway Rewind: THE WEDDING SINGER Says 'I Do' on Broadway! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: THE WEDDING SINGER Says 'I Do' on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 10, 2020

But first, the episode starts off with a look at The Wedding Singer, based on the popular Adam Sandler film. It starred newcomer Stephen Lynch and joining him in the role of Julie, the waitress with a heart of gold, was one Broadway's loveliest leading ladies, Laura Benanti. The musical features a score by Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin and a book by Begluin and Tim Herlihy. Rounding out the cast was Kevin Cahoon, Matthew Saldivar, Amy Spanger, Rita Gardner, Felicia Finley and Richard H. Blake. Benanti told Ridge, 'I'm really proud of it. It's nice to play the girl next door. I have never done that. This is really my first brand new Broadway musical. So, I have learned a lot.'

VIDEO: First Look at Bucks County Playhouse's ROCKY HORROR SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Bucks County Playhouse's ROCKY HORROR SHOW

by Stage Tube - Oct 15, 2019

Continuing a Halloween-season tradition, Bucks County Playhouse will revive its popular production of Richard O'Brien's 'The Rocky Horror Show' live on stage beginning Friday, October 11 through Sunday, October 27.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's GUYS AND DOLLS Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's GUYS AND DOLLS

by Alan Henry - Jun 11, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of GUYS AND DOLLS! Check out the video!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE WIZARD OF OZ at the Muny!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2016

The Muny is currently presenting its season opener, The Wizard of Oz, now through June 22. The Wizard of Oz is directed by John Tartaglia, choreographed by Ralph Perkins, and music directed by Valerie Gebert. Check out highlights from the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of DTC's MOONSHINE Starring Justin Guarini, Rose Hemingway and More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 2, 2015

Dallas Theater Center presents the world premiere of MOONSHINE: That Hee Haw Musical, a new musical comedy with music and lyrics by award-winning songwriters Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally and a book by Robert Horn. MOONSHINE: That Hee Haw Musical begins previews on Wednesday, September 2 and runs through October 11, with press opening on Friday, September 18. Tickets for MOONSHINE: That Hee Haw Musical are on sale now at www.DallasTheaterCenter.org.  Check out a behind the scenes look below!

STAGE TUBE: Meet Michelle Ragusa and John O'Hurley from The Muny's SPAMALOT!
by Stage Tube - Jun 14, 2013

Michelle Ragusa stars in The Muny's production of Monty Python's SPAMALOT as The Lady of the Lake, alongside John O'Hurley as King Arthur this summer. In these conversations with Muny Executive Producer, Mike Isaacson Michelle discusses Ragusa's hilarious and captivating character, and O'Hurley's comedic chops. Click below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - MODERN FAMILY's Halloween Episode on ABC
by - Oct 22, 2012

On this week's episode of ABC's MODERN FAMILY titled 'Open House of Horrors' - Claire has overdone it in Halloweens past and the neighbors definitely don't share her enthusiasm, so this year she's being forced to tone it down and keep it 'kid-friendly.' Get a sneak peek below!

BWW TV: Chatting with Norbert Leo Butz, Paula Vogel & More at HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2012

Second Stage Theatre's opened Paula Vogel's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE, directed by Kate Whoriskey and starring Norbert Leo Butz and Elizabeth Reaser, last night, February 13. BroadwayWorld was inside the after party to celebrate. Click below to hear from the cast and company!


Kevin Cahoon Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kevin Cahoon been in?
Kevin Cahoon has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Kevin Cahoon been in?
Kevin Cahoon has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Kevin Cahoon been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor (The Lortels) for The Foreigner .

What is Kevin Cahoon next theatre project?
Kevin Cahoon's next show will be Shucked which opens on 4/4/2023 on Broadway.


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