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KEVIN SPIRTAS

 
Birth Place:
St. Louis, MO, USA
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KEVIN SPIRTAS (ACTOR/PRODUCER/WRITER) Most recognized around the world as Dr. Craig Wesley from NBC’s Daytime Drama: Days of Our Lives, and the cult classic film sequels: Friday the 13th – Part VII: The New Blood, and Wes Craven’s: The Hills Have Eyes – Part II.  In 2008 the 30-year acting ... (read complete bio)
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Birth Place: St. Louis, MO, USA

Bio:
KEVIN SPIRTAS (ACTOR/PRODUCER/WRITER) Most recognized around the world as Dr. Craig Wesley from NBC’s Daytime Drama: Days of Our Lives, and the cult classic film sequels: Friday the 13th – Part VII: The New Blood, and Wes Craven’s: The Hills Have Eyes – Part II.  In 2008 the 30-year acting ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Dr. Chilton [Replacement]
  [Las Vegas]
Las Vegas Production, 2006
Corny Collins
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Peter Allen (Standby)
Greg Connell (Understudy)

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2009]
Producer

Photos

Kevin Spirtas and Billy Porter Photo

Kevin Spirtas and Billy Porter

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03/21/2022
Sean Harkness, Tommy Dose, Clint De Gannon, Elizabeth Ward Land, Susie Mosher, Ella M Photo

Sean Harkness, Tommy Dose, Clint De Gannon, Elizabeth Ward Land, Susie Mosher, Ella Mae Dixon, Susie Clausen, Marilyn Maye, Natalie Renee, Kevin Spirtas, Aubry Krebs Front Row: Brad Simmons, John Miller

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Date:
01/29/2022
Susie Mosher, Kevin Spirtas Photo

Susie Mosher, Kevin Spirtas

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01/29/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2011
Dr. Chilton [Replacement]

  [Las Vegas]
Las Vegas Production, 2006
Corny Collins

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Peter Allen (Standby)

Greg Connell (Understudy)

Productions

Producer

KEVIN SPIRTAS Biography

KEVIN SPIRTAS (ACTOR/PRODUCER/WRITER) Most recognized around the world as Dr. Craig Wesley from NBC’s Daytime Drama: Days of Our Lives, and the cult classic film sequels: Friday the 13th – Part VII: The New Blood, and Wes Craven’s: The Hills Have Eyes – Part II.  In 2008 the 30-year acting veteran, produced the NY Shakespeare Festival reading-presentation of Don Cummings’: A Good Smoke, starring Academy Award winning actress, Meryl Streep, and directed by Tony Award winning director, Pam McKinnon. Shortly thereafter in 2009, Spirtas made his debut as a Broadway producer on the critically acclaimed revival of Finian’s Rainbow, and in 2012 he co-produced the hit Broadway musical: Priscilla…Queen of the Desert. In 2014, after running into DOOL alum Michael Slade in a New York gym, the two set out to create the critically acclaimed, 6 x Emmy Award Winning Digital Drama Series: After Forever, In 2019 After Forever - Season 1 made history by becoming the most Emmy-awarded LGBTQ-themed drama series on any platform and Spirtas won an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Digital Drama, along with 3 additional Emmys that he shares with Slade for Outstanding Digital Drama Series 2019 and Outstanding Writing Team for a Digital Drama 2019 and 2020.

KEVIN SPIRTAS Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Revival of a Musical
Kevin Spirtas, Finian's Rainbow

KEVIN SPIRTAS News

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  to Return to The Green Room 42 Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to Return to The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis will continue his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of AT THIS PERFORMANCE…™ to be held on Monday, April 18th  at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM. 

Janine DiVita & Joshua Morgan To Join WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT At The Green Room 42 Photo Janine DiVita & Joshua Morgan To Join WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT At The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

The Why I'll Never Make It podcast is going live again at The Green Room 42, this time with Broadway performers Joshua Morgan (Ain't Too Proud, LES MISERABLES) and Janine DiVita (Jagged Little Pit, If/Then).

Photos: Billy Porter-Helmed THE LIFE Concludes Performances at Encores! Photo Photos: Billy Porter-Helmed THE LIFE Concludes Performances at Encores!
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 21, 2022

Just last night, New York City Center Encores! wrapped up The Life, directed and adapted by Billy Porter. The production starred Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen, Antwayn Hopper as Memphis, Grammy nominee Mykal Kilgore as Young JoJo, Grammy Award winner Ledisi as Sonja, Erika Olson as Mary, Destan Owens as Old Jojo, and Ken Robinson as Fleetwood. Check out photos from inside closing night.

Photo Flash: Marilyn Maye Visits the January 25th THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Bir Photo Photo Flash: Marilyn Maye Visits the January 25th THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater by Stewart Green
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 30, 2022

It's always a special night at THE LINEUP, so when Marilyn Maye drops by it is extra special.

BWW Review: A NIGHT WITH KEVIN SPIRTAS at The Green Room 42 Puts The Leading Man At T Photo BWW Review: A NIGHT WITH KEVIN SPIRTAS at The Green Room 42 Puts The Leading Man At The Musical Mic, Where He Belongs
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 30, 2022

Kevin Spirtas joined podcaster Patrick Oliver Jones for an in-depth talk about the business of acting, and some special musical offerings.

Photos:  The Lineup With Susie Mosher - at the Birdland Theater, NYC Jan. 25th Photo Photos: The Lineup With Susie Mosher - at the Birdland Theater, NYC Jan. 25th
by Kevin Alvey - Jan 29, 2022

The Lineup With Susie Mosher performs every Tuesday night in the Birdland Theater in midtown NYC. Ms. Mosher emcees a fun and energetic night of invited guest performers.

See Judy Kuhn, Ricky Rojas & More at The Green Room 42 in February Photo See Judy Kuhn, Ricky Rojas & More at The Green Room 42 in February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 27, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their February line-up for in-person performances. Additionally, The Green Room 42 is excited to launch 5/5/5 Tickets – in celebration of their 5th Anniversary, five $5 tickets will be available for every show from February 15, 2022, through February 14, 2023.

The Green Room 42 Presents A Night With Kevin Spirtas Photo The Green Room 42 Presents A Night With Kevin Spirtas
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 18, 2022

​​​​​​​Emmy Award Winner and Broadway actor Kevin Spirtas sits down with host Patrick Oliver Jones (Why I'll Never Make It Podcast) for a first-ever live interview at Broadway's The Green Room 42 on January 28th at 9:30 pm. It will be an evening of conversation and song delving into the struggles he has faced as both an actor and producer.

The Green Room 42 Announces January Line-Up Photo The Green Room 42 Announces January Line-Up
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2022

he Green Room 42 has announced their January line-up for in-person performances in addition to launching reWINEd, a new streaming series where you can rewatch some favorite recent shows paired with at-home drink recommendations from each artist. 

Photos: Hollywood Museum Welcomes Celebrities for Lobby Tree Trimming Photo Photos: Hollywood Museum Welcomes Celebrities for Lobby Tree Trimming
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2021

Prior to the pandemic, an average of 10 million tourists and fans would visit a 15-block stretch of Hollywood Boulevard every year to visit the Walk of Fame and The Hollywood Museum - Today, it is anything but business as usual for the popular sites. So the museum, located in the Historic Max Factor building, has been sponsoring exciting and star studded events to bring the public back to the area.

KEVIN SPIRTAS Videos

BWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA! VideoBWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA!
by Michael Sterling - Jun 13, 2019

The Actors Fund in Los Angeles celebrated Broadway's Biggest Night at the 23rd Annual Tony Awards® Viewing Gala on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA. Hosted by Leslie Jordan, this year's star-studded gala honored Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award® winner Lily Tomlin with the Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement. BroadwayWorld's own Michael Sterling and Paul Preston of Digital Mind Productions were on hand for the festivities which included coverage of the evening's red-carpet arrivals, cocktail hour, gala dinner, live performances, silent auction, and the West Coast's exclusive live feed of the 2019 Tony Awards® broadcast from New York City. 

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of 30th Anniversary of S.T.A.G.E. - Betty Buckley, Helen Reddy, Jason Gould, Shirley Jones & More!
by Michael Sterling & Jordan Santacana - May 27, 2014

Over two dozen stars of film, stage and television were given a standing ovation by a sold out crowd for the 30th Anniversary of S.T.A.G.E. at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, CA Saturday, May 10, 2014. And, on hand to get up close and personal with the stars, were BWW TV's longtime Los Angeles Correspondent and Co-Producer Michael Sterling with Videographer/Co-Producer, Jordan Santacana. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Interview with Kevin Spirtas Starring in Riverside Theatre's CLOSER THAN EVER
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2014

Marcia Littlejohn conducts an interview (in two parts) with Kevin Spirtas starring in Closer Than Ever at Riverside Theatre, opening tonight!


KEVIN SPIRTAS Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has KEVIN SPIRTAS been in?
KEVIN SPIRTAS has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has KEVIN SPIRTAS been in?
KEVIN SPIRTAS has not appeared in the West End

What awards has KEVIN SPIRTAS been nominated for?
Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Finian's Rainbow .