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Kevin Ligon

 
Bio:
Broadway: The Producers (also 1st national, L.A. and film); Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; The Secret Garden. National: Guys and Dolls (Nicely-Nicely); Hello, Dolly! (w/Carol Channing). Kennedy Center: Sweeney Todd (Pirelli). Off-B'way: Forbidden Broadway (Volume II recording). TV: "Law & Order: SVU." (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: The Producers (also 1st national, L.A. and film); Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; The Secret Garden. National: Guys and Dolls (Nicely-Nicely); Hello, Dolly! (w/Carol Channing). Kennedy Center: Sweeney Todd (Pirelli). Off-B'way: Forbidden Broadway (Volume II recording). TV: "Law & Order: SVU." (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2020
Eddie
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Rudolph [Replacement]
Ensemble
Horace Vandergelder (Understudy)
  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premiere Production, 2016
Leopold
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Mr. Robust
Frank
Buzz Collins (Understudy)
Senator Rawkins (Understudy)
Sheriff (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Victor
Ensemble
Transylvania Quartet
Medical Student
Inspector Kemp (Understudy)
Hermit (Understudy)
  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performers
  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performer
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2002
Ensemble/Other Roles
  [Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Jacob Pirelli
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2002
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Mr. Marks [Replacement]
Jason Green [Replacement]
Kevin [Replacement]
Trustee [Replacement]
Sergeant [Replacement]
Roger De Bris (Understudy) [Replacement]
Max Bialystock (Understudy) [Replacement]
Franz Liebkind (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
Philip [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Harry Trevor / Baptista (Understudy) [Replacement]
First Man (Understudy) [Replacement]
Second Man (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1997
George Read
Robert Livingston (Understudy) [Replacement]
James Wilson (Understudy) [Replacement]
Edward Rutledge (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1997
Merchant of Syracuse/Sorceror
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Performer (Swing)
Lieutenant Ian Shaw (Understudy)
Fakir (Understudy)
Dickon (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Monsieur Firmin [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Ensemble

Photos

Mark S. Hoebee, Gavin Lee, Donna English, Stacia Fernandez and Kevin Ligon Photo

Mark S. Hoebee, Gavin Lee, Donna English, Stacia Fernandez and Kevin Ligon

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Date:
06/03/2019
Gavin Lee, Donna English, Stacia Fernandez and Kevin Ligon Photo

Gavin Lee, Donna English, Stacia Fernandez and Kevin Ligon

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Date:
06/03/2019
David Michael Garry, Jenelle Chu, Kevin Curtis, Kevin Ligon, Stephen Mark Lukas, Beli Photo

David Michael Garry, Jenelle Chu, Kevin Curtis, Kevin Ligon, Stephen Mark Lukas, Belinda Allyn, Tally Sessions, Gavin Lee, Stacia Fernandez and Joel Blum

From: 
Date:
06/03/2019
David Michael Garry, Jenelle Chu, Kevin Curtis, Kevin Ligon, Stephen Mark Lukas, Beli Photo

David Michael Garry, Jenelle Chu, Kevin Curtis, Kevin Ligon, Stephen Mark Lukas, Belinda Allyn, Tally Sessions, Gavin Lee, Stacia Fernandez and Joel Blum

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Date:
06/03/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2020
Eddie

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Rudolph [Replacement]

Ensemble

Horace Vandergelder (Understudy)

  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premiere Production, 2016
Leopold

Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Mr. Robust

Frank

Buzz Collins (Understudy)

Senator Rawkins (Understudy)

Sheriff (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Victor

Ensemble

Transylvania Quartet

Medical Student

Inspector Kemp (Understudy)

Hermit (Understudy)

  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performers

  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performer

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2002
Ensemble/Other Roles

  [Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Jacob Pirelli

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2002
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Mr. Marks [Replacement]

Jason Green [Replacement]

Kevin [Replacement]

Trustee [Replacement]

Sergeant [Replacement]

Roger De Bris (Understudy) [Replacement]

Max Bialystock (Understudy) [Replacement]

Franz Liebkind (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
Philip [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

Harry Trevor / Baptista (Understudy) [Replacement]

First Man (Understudy) [Replacement]

Second Man (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1997
George Read

Robert Livingston (Understudy) [Replacement]

James Wilson (Understudy) [Replacement]

Edward Rutledge (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1997
Merchant of Syracuse/Sorceror

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Performer (Swing)

Lieutenant Ian Shaw (Understudy)

Fakir (Understudy)

Dickon (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Monsieur Firmin [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1988
Ensemble

Kevin Ligon Biography

Broadway: The Producers (also 1st national, L.A. and film); Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; The Secret Garden. National: Guys and Dolls (Nicely-Nicely); Hello, Dolly! (w/Carol Channing). Kennedy Center: Sweeney Todd (Pirelli). Off-B'way: Forbidden Broadway (Volume II recording). TV: "Law & Order: SVU."




Kevin Ligon News

BWW Review: CABARET at The Goodspeed Photo BWW Review: CABARET at The Goodspeed
by Ariana Straznicky-Packer - May 26, 2022

Wilkommen, bienvenue, and welcome Cabaret to the Goodspeed Stage! The classic musical makes its premiere on the Goodspeed Stage and runs now through July 3rd, 2022.

Jelani Remy to Star as The Master of Ceremonies in CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals Photo Jelani Remy to Star as The Master of Ceremonies in CABARET at Goodspeed Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

Goodspeed Musicals will kick¬†off its first full season of musicals since 2019 with the spring production of Kander and Ebb‚Äôs dazzling and daring classic,¬†Cabaret.¬†The Kit Kat Klub comes alive for the first time on the Goodspeed stage from May 13 ‚Äď July 3 at The Goodspeed in East Haddam, Conn.

Wake Up With BWW 7/21: Jordan Fisher Joins HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERI Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/21: Jordan Fisher Joins HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES!, LUCA TikTok Musical, and More!
by - Jul 21, 2021

Today's top stories: Jordan Fisher joins the cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES, Joshua Turchin pens songs for a Luca TikTok musical, and more!

VIDEO: American Dance Machine For the 21st Century Performs 'T'aint Nobody's Biz-nes Photo VIDEO: American Dance Machine For the 21st Century Performs 'T'aint Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do' From BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2021

Performers include Clyde Alves, Phillip A. Attmore, Michael Biren, Jim Borstelmann, Preston Truman Boyd, Lamont Brown, Barry Busby, Joshua Buscher, Andrew Cao, Jake Corcoran, Casey Garvin, Dan Horn, Jess Leprotto, Kevin Ligon, Brian Martin, Paul Mcgill, Bobby Pestka, Jonalyn Saxer, Angelo Soriano, Kevin Worley, Richard Riaz Yoder, and Bradley Allan Zarr.

Theater Stories: A CHORUS LINE, The HELLO, DOLLY! Revival, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & Mo Photo Theater Stories: A CHORUS LINE, The HELLO, DOLLY! Revival, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & More About The Shubert Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features the Shubert Theatre! Learn about one of the longest running Broadway shows of all time, A Chorus Line, the incredibly successful production of To Kill a Mockingbird, the star-studded revival of Hello, Dolly! and more.

RICHARD SKIPPER CELEBRATES 50th Broadcast to Feature Children's Author Ruthie Darling Photo RICHARD SKIPPER CELEBRATES 50th Broadcast to Feature Children's Author Ruthie Darling
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 2, 2020

Richard Skipper celebrates the 50th Broadcast of Richard Skipper Celebrates with childrena??s author Ruthie Darling! Tune in below on Saturday Afternoon October 3rd at 3PM ET/12 Noon PT.

VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute Photo VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute
by Robert Diamond - Sep 6, 2020

In honor and celebration of Nick's memory, over 150 of his friends, colleagues, and family from all over the world came together to sing the song that will keep Nick in our hearts forever 'One of the Great Ones' from A Bronx Tale. The resulting video was featured during the streaming of the memorial.

Photo Flash: MACK & MABEL Wraps Up Encores! Run Photo Photo Flash: MACK & MABEL Wraps Up Encores! Run
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 25, 2020

Performances concluded on Sunday for New York City Center Encores! first show of the 2020 season- Mack & Mabel. Led by Broadway's Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha in the title roles, the production also starred Major Attaway (Fatty Arbuckle), Michael Berresse (William Desmond Taylor), Lilli Cooper (Lottie Ames), Ben Fankhauser (Frank Wyman), Jordan Gelber (Mr. Kessel), Evan Kasprzak (Freddy), Raymond J. Lee (Andy), Kevin Ligon (Eddie), Janet Noh (Ella), and Allen Lewis Rickman (Mr. Bauman).

Review Roundup: Encores! MACK & MABEL Photo Review Roundup: Encores! MACK & MABEL
by Review Roundups - Feb 20, 2020

Performances are underway for the New York City Center Encores! first show of the 2020 season- Mack & Mabel, running for seven performances February 19-23. Led by Broadway's Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha in the title roles, the production will also star Major Attaway (Fatty Arbuckle), Michael Berresse (William Desmond Taylor), Lilli Cooper (Lottie Ames), Ben Fankhauser (Frank Wyman), Jordan Gelber (Mr. Kessel), Evan Kasprzak (Freddy), Raymond J. Lee (Andy), Kevin Ligon (Eddie), Janet Noh (Ella), and Allen Lewis Rickman (Mr. Bauman).

Photo Flash: First Look at Encores! 2020 Season Opener- MACK & MABEL! Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Encores! 2020 Season Opener- MACK & MABEL!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 20, 2020

Performances are underway for the New York City Center Encores! first show of the 2020 season- Mack & Mabel, running for seven performances February 19-23. Led by Broadway's Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha in the title roles, the production will also star Major Attaway (Fatty Arbuckle), Michael Berresse (William Desmond Taylor), Lilli Cooper (Lottie Ames), Ben Fankhauser (Frank Wyman), Jordan Gelber (Mr. Kessel), Evan Kasprzak (Freddy), Raymond J. Lee (Andy), Kevin Ligon (Eddie), Janet Noh (Ella), and Allen Lewis Rickman (Mr. Bauman).

Kevin Ligon Videos

VIDEO: American Dance Machine For the 21st Century Performs 'T'aint Nobody's Biz-nes VideoVIDEO: American Dance Machine For the 21st Century Performs 'T'aint Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do' From BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2021

Performers include Clyde Alves, Phillip A. Attmore, Michael Biren, Jim Borstelmann, Preston Truman Boyd, Lamont Brown, Barry Busby, Joshua Buscher, Andrew Cao, Jake Corcoran, Casey Garvin, Dan Horn, Jess Leprotto, Kevin Ligon, Brian Martin, Paul Mcgill, Bobby Pestka, Jonalyn Saxer, Angelo Soriano, Kevin Worley, Richard Riaz Yoder, and Bradley Allan Zarr.

VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute VideoVIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute
by Robert Diamond - Sep 6, 2020

In honor and celebration of Nick's memory, over 150 of his friends, colleagues, and family from all over the world came together to sing the song that will keep Nick in our hearts forever 'One of the Great Ones' from A Bronx Tale. The resulting video was featured during the streaming of the memorial.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! MACK & MABEL VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! MACK & MABEL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 19, 2020

Performances begin tonight for the New York City Center Encores! first show of the 2020 season- Mack & Mabel, running for seven performances February 19-23. Led by Broadway's Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha in the title roles, the production will also star Major Attaway (Fatty Arbuckle), Michael Berresse (William Desmond Taylor), Lilli Cooper (Lottie Ames), Ben Fankhauser (Frank Wyman), Jordan Gelber (Mr. Kessel), Evan Kasprzak (Freddy), Raymond J. Lee (Andy), Kevin Ligon (Eddie), Janet Noh (Ella), and Allen Lewis Rickman (Mr. Bauman).

BWW TV: Watch Douglas Sills, Alexandra Socha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! MACK  VideoBWW TV: Watch Douglas Sills, Alexandra Socha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! MACK & MABEL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 12, 2020

Kicking off the New York City Center Encores! season is Mack & Mabel, running for seven performances February 19-23. Led by Broadway's Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha in the title roles, the production will also star Major Attaway (Fatty Arbuckle), Michael Berresse (William Desmond Taylor), Lilli Cooper (Lottie Ames), Ben Fankhauser (Frank Wyman), Jordan Gelber (Mr. Kessel), Evan Kasprzak (Freddy), Raymond J. Lee (Andy), Kevin Ligon (Eddie), Janet Noh (Ella), and Allen Lewis Rickman (Mr. Bauman).

BWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsals for Paper Mill Playhouse's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! VideoBWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsals for Paper Mill Playhouse's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST!
by TV - Press Previews - May 25, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse will soon present the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Disney's Beauty and the Beast (May 29-July 3), with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton. Tickets for Disney's Beauty and the Beast may be purchased by calling 973.376.4343, at the Paper Mill Playhouse Box Office at 22 Brookside Drive in Millburn, or online at www.PaperMill.org.

#TBT: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Opens With Marin Mazzie and more! Video#TBT: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Opens With Marin Mazzie and more!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 11, 2019

Five years ago, Broadway favorites including Zach Braff, Betsy Wolfe, and the late Marin Mazzie opened the musical adaptation of the classic Woody Allen film Bullets Over Broadway! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's starry opening night! Check out all the footage below!

VIDEO: Bernadette Peters And Victor Garber Take Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY! VideoVIDEO: Bernadette Peters And Victor Garber Take Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY!
by Alan Henry - Jul 16, 2018

In the video below watch as Bernadette Peters takes her final bow in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway alongside co-star Victor Garber. Two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters began performances on Saturday evening, January 20, and played her final performance July 15th.

VIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Share Their Pre-Show Rituals on THE VIEW VideoVIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Share Their Pre-Show Rituals on THE VIEW
by Macon Prickett - Mar 13, 2018

Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber of Broadway's HELLO, DOLLY! sit down with the ladies of THE VIEW to discuss pre-show rituals and their legendary careers. Check out the clip below! 

VIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Take A Moment on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE w VideoVIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Take A Moment on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE with Andy Cohen
by Macon Prickett - Mar 8, 2018

Actor Victor Garber talks about the difficulty of filming "Titanic" and says who he hung out with most on set and theatre legend Bernadette Peters shares what advice Bette Midler gave her for "Hello, Dolly!" on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen. 

BWW TV: Bernadette Peters Celebrates Her Birthday Onstage at HELLO, DOLLY! VideoBWW TV: Bernadette Peters Celebrates Her Birthday Onstage at HELLO, DOLLY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 1, 2018

Last night, the cast of Hello, Dolly! celebrated a milestone birthday of their leading lady, Bernadette Peters, with an on-stage surprise party in front of a sold-out audience.


Kevin Ligon Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kevin Ligon been in?
Kevin Ligon has appeared on Broadway in 11 shows.

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