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Larry Owens

 
Bio:
Hailing from East Baltimore, Larry intercepted with A Strange Loop at the Musical Theatre Factory under the artistic direction of Shakina Nayfack. He is grateful to Michael, Stephen, this cast, Page 73, and Playwrights Horizons for this work. Education: The School at Steppenwolf. Social media: ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Hailing from East Baltimore, Larry intercepted with A Strange Loop at the Musical Theatre Factory under the artistic direction of Shakina Nayfack. He is grateful to Michael, Stephen, this cast, Page 73, and Playwrights Horizons for this work. Education: The School at Steppenwolf. Social media: ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
Usher
  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Darnell
  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Darnell

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
Usher

  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Darnell

  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Darnell

Larry Owens Biography

Hailing from East Baltimore, Larry intercepted with A Strange Loop at the Musical Theatre Factory under the artistic direction of Shakina Nayfack. He is grateful to Michael, Stephen, this cast, Page 73, and Playwrights Horizons for this work. Education: The School at Steppenwolf. Social media: @larryowenslive.

Larry Owens Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Larry Owens, A Strange Loop
 
Drama League Awards - 2020 - Distinguished Performance Award
Larry Owens, A Strange Loop
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Larry Owens, A Strange Loop

Larry Owens News

Chelsea Music Hall Announces Lineup Of Shows & Events Presented By THE NEW YORK COMED Photo Chelsea Music Hall Announces Lineup Of Shows & Events Presented By THE NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2022

For the 2nd year, Chelsea Music Hall joins the New York Comedy Festival as an official venue hosting 13 shows with over 50 comedians taking the venue's stage, including Janeane Garofalo, Larry Owens, Ian Lara, Seth Herzog, Alex English, Josh Adam Meyers and Sam Morrison between November 7th and 13th, 2022.

Laura Benanti, Jackie Hoffman & More to Appear in New ZIWE Episodes Photo Laura Benanti, Jackie Hoffman & More to Appear in New ZIWE Episodes
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2022

The second installment of episodes will feature Ziwe’s signature sit-down interviews with guests including Michael Che, Julia Fox, Amber Riley, Joel Kim Booster, Bob The Drag Queen, DeRay Mckesson, Drew Barrymore and Wayne Brady. ZIWE will also feature special guest appearances by Chloe Cherry, Laura Benanti, Jackie Hoffman, and more.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns Tonight! Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns Tonight!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays welcome new and returning artists alike for Season Three, Episode Five of The 24 Hour Plays: VIral Monologues tonight.

Comedic Genius Seth Herzog, Adam Pally And Friends To Celebrate 18 Years Of Sweet At  Photo Comedic Genius Seth Herzog, Adam Pally And Friends To Celebrate 18 Years Of Sweet At Chelsea Music Hall
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 12, 2022

Sweet, the long-running comedy and variety show created by comedic genius Seth Herzog celebrates its 18th year with a special show on September 20th at Chelsea Music Hall.

Audible and Broadway Video to Present New Slate of Star-Studded Scripted Comedy Podca Photo Audible and Broadway Video to Present New Slate of Star-Studded Scripted Comedy Podcasts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Audible Inc. has announced a new slate of original comedy podcasts with longtime collaborators, Broadway Video Enterprises. In addition to new originals, Audible greenlit the second season of the hit Audible Original, Hot White Heist.

Alan Cumming to Debut Stand-Up Comedy Special on Showtime Photo Alan Cumming to Debut Stand-Up Comedy Special on Showtime
by Michael Major - Aug 15, 2022

Cumming hosts this cabaret-style gathering featuring seven up-and-coming queer comedians that represent not only the diversity of the queer spectrum ‚Äď from stand-up to characters to musical performances. The 75-minute special features Joe Castle Baker, Julia Shiplett, duo Zach Teague & Drew Lausch, Nori Reed, Pat Regan, and Larry Owens.

Gracie McGraw, Alexander Jon Flores, Itamar Moses & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: V Photo Gracie McGraw, Alexander Jon Flores, Itamar Moses & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays welcome new and returning artists alike for Season Three, Episode Five of The 24 Hour Plays: VIral Monologues tonight. From 6PM ET, these monologues will be published on Instagram and Twitter @24hourplays every 15 minutes.

John Clarence Stewart, Alyssa May Gold & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLO Photo John Clarence Stewart, Alyssa May Gold & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returning Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues return tonight for Season 3, Round 3. An exciting group of actors and writers have been paired to create pieces written, rehearsed and recorded in 24 hours. Performers include Ben Ahlers, Molly Collier, Niall Cunningham, Carolina ńźŠĽó, Vas Eli, Alyssa May Gold, Ryan Spahn, John Clarence Stewart and more.

PCS's JAW New Play Festival Is Back in July Photo PCS's JAW New Play Festival Is Back in July
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2022

Portland Center Stage's annual JAW New Play Festival returns July 22-24. JAW is PCS's week-long assembling of artists and audiences to create new plays.

Photos: First Look at CIRCLE JERK at The Connelly Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at CIRCLE JERK at The Connelly Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

Circle Jerk, the Pulitzer Prize Finalist opened Tuesday, June 14, at The Connelly Theatre. Special guests included Julia Fox, Jeremy O. Harris, Ayo Edibiri, Larry Owens and more. Every performance of Circle Jerk is available both in person and live streamed simultaneously. Check out new photos of the production!

Larry Owens Videos

VIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A  VideoVIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A STRANGE LOOP
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2020

For their astounding work the judges have awarded a Special Obie Citation to the Creative Team and Ensemble of A STRANGE LOOP.

VIDEO: Watch Antwayn Hopper's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A VideoVIDEO: Watch Antwayn Hopper's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A STRANGE LOOP
by Stage Tube - Aug 6, 2020

For their astounding work the judges have awarded a Special Obie Citation to the Creative Team and Ensemble of A STRANGE LOOP.

VIDEO: Watch Brooks Ashmanskas, Alan Cumming & More in 'The Barbara Collins Story' VideoVIDEO: Watch Brooks Ashmanskas, Alan Cumming & More in 'The Barbara Collins Story'
by Stage Tube - Apr 14, 2020

Need a laugh to get through your day? Jeffery and Cole Casserole is back for a ten year reunion! Watch below as Jeffrey Self and Cole Escola return in 'The Barbara Collins Story'.

VIDEO: Annaleigh Ashford, Norbert Leo Butz, John Mulaney, and More Take Part in New S VideoVIDEO: Annaleigh Ashford, Norbert Leo Butz, John Mulaney, and More Take Part in New Song 'The Radius of Love' About Staying Home
by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2020

A group of Broadway stars took part in 'The Radius of Love (Six Feet In Every Direction)' a song about staying at home and washing your hands by Eli Bolin & Mike Pettry.

VIDEOS: Eden Espinosa, Lesli Margherita, Krysta Rodriguez, and More Perform at THE RO VideoVIDEOS: Eden Espinosa, Lesli Margherita, Krysta Rodriguez, and More Perform at THE ROCKY HORROR SKIVVIES SHOW
by Stage Tube - Nov 1, 2019

The Skivvies held their annual Rocky Horror Skivvies Show on Halloween last night!

Isabelle McCalla, Bobby Conte Thornton and More Join Al Fallick for MOVIES, MUSICALS  VideoIsabelle McCalla, Bobby Conte Thornton and More Join Al Fallick for MOVIES, MUSICALS AND ME
by Julie Musbach - Jan 25, 2019

After playing Feinstein's/54 Below and The Duplex, 'Movies, Musicals, and Me: An Evening With Me, Halpert Evans' has found a temporary home. Beginning January 31st, the riotous cabaret spoof has been given a monthly slot at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in Hell's Kitchen.

LITERATI Welcoms Special Guest, Author R.L. Stine, 2/2 VideoLITERATI Welcoms Special Guest, Author R.L. Stine, 2/2
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 17, 2018

Bonkers news: R.L. Stine (the real-life Goosebumps author) will join the next installment of Literati. He'll be joined by a searing hot lineup of some of NYC's most exciting character comedians pretending to be bestselling authors.

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Campers - Max Wilcox Plays 'Robert Grisetti' in GIGANTIC at the Vineyard
by Stage Tube - Nov 30, 2015

Below, meet 'Robert Grisetti', a camper at Camp Overton, played by Max Wilcox (GLEE) in The Vineyard Theatre's production of GIGANTIC, currently in previews for a December 3rd opening at The Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Campers - Larry Owens Plays 'Darnell Parnell' in GIGANTIC at the Vineyard
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2015

Below, meet 'Darnell Parnell', a camper at Camp Overton, played by Larry Owens (FAT CAMP) in The Vineyard Theatre's production of GIGANTIC, currently in previews for a December 3rd opening at The Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row!

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Campers - Ryann Redmond Plays 'Taylor Waldo' in GIGANTIC at the Vineyard
by Stage Tube - Nov 12, 2015

Actress Ryann Redmond plays Taylor Waldo Below, meet 'Taylor Waldo', a camper at Camp Overton, played by Ryann Redmond (IF/THEN, BRING IT ON, HAIRSPRAY, TVLand's YOUNGER) in The Vineyard Theatre's production of GIGANTIC, currently in previews for a December 3rd opening at The Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row!


Larry Owens Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Larry Owens been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for A Strange Loop Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for A Strange Loop and Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Strange Loop .

What awards has Larry Owens won?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for A Strange Loopand Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Strange Loop.