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Luke Darnell

 
Bio:
A fourth-generation performer and third-generation Actor's Equity member, Luke?s family legacy includes Vaudeville, Broadway and film/tv. NYC credits include THE OTHER JOSH COHEN and Christian in CYRANO DE BERGERAC. Other favorites: Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash in Las Vegas company of Million Dollar ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
A fourth-generation performer and third-generation Actor's Equity member, Luke?s family legacy includes Vaudeville, Broadway and film/tv. NYC credits include THE OTHER JOSH COHEN and Christian in CYRANO DE BERGERAC. Other favorites: Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash in Las Vegas company of Million Dollar ... (read complete bio)

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Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
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Luke Darnell Biography

A fourth-generation performer and third-generation Actor's Equity member, Luke?s family legacy includes Vaudeville, Broadway and film/tv. NYC credits include THE OTHER JOSH COHEN and Christian in CYRANO DE BERGERAC. Other favorites: Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash in Las Vegas company of Million Dollar Quartet, The Understudy, Ring Of Fire, Antony & Cleopatra, Deathtrap, premiere of bluegrass/country musical Careless Love and many productions of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story. Film/TV: Gotham, Ghost Whisperer, General Hospital, Momsters, Alien Agent. Luke has played with numerous bands and performed stunts for film/tv and in live shows.




Luke Darnell News

Interview: Lianne Marie Dobbs of WHY CAN'T A WOMAN...? at 54 Below November 16th Photo Interview: Lianne Marie Dobbs of WHY CAN'T A WOMAN...? at 54 Below November 16th
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 14, 2022

Lianne Marie Dobbs returns to the nightclub stage with her acclaimed show for the first time since pre-pandemic, and she has some wise words to go with her great music.

See Santino Fontana, I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN & More Next Week at 54 Be Photo See Santino Fontana, I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN & More Next Week at 54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Lianne Dobbs Debuts WHY CAN'T A WOMAN…? On Wednesday, November 16 At 54 Below Photo Lianne Dobbs Debuts WHY CAN'T A WOMAN…? On Wednesday, November 16 At 54 Below
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 10, 2022

Performer Lianne Marie Dobbs' evening of feminism and music, Why CAN'T A Woman...?, plays at 54 Below on Wednesday, November 16th at 7 PM. Music director is Ron Abel, with additional guest musicians Kendra Jo Brook, Amanda Morrill, Luke Darnell and guest vocals and choreography by Luis Villabon.

Photos: First Look At THE SPITFIRE GRILL at Vanguard Theater Photo Photos: First Look At THE SPITFIRE GRILL at Vanguard Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2022

Don‚Äôt miss Vanguard Theater‚Äôs production of ‚ÄúThe Spitfire Grill.‚Ä̬† Channeling musicals like Once and Come From Away, ¬†this show serves up comfort and respite from a complicated world, with a beautiful score that is a hybrid mix of folk, blues, and bluegrass. Get a first look at photos here!

Vanguard Theater Opens Season with THE SPITFIRE GRILL, November 4- 20 Photo Vanguard Theater Opens Season with THE SPITFIRE GRILL, November 4- 20
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2022

The Vanguard Theater kicks off its second season with the heartwarming musical drama, The Spitfire Grill. The show runs November 4 - 20, 2022.

Julie Benko, Santino Fontana, Leslie Uggams, and More to Play 54 Below Next Month Photo Julie Benko, Santino Fontana, Leslie Uggams, and More to Play 54 Below Next Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 31, 2022

Next month, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Virginia Ann Woodruff & More to Star in THE SPITFIRE GRILL at Vanguard Theater Photo Virginia Ann Woodruff & More to Star in THE SPITFIRE GRILL at Vanguard Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2022

Vanguard Theater has announced the cast for Spitfire Grill, playing November 4-20. The cast is led by Virginia Ann Woodruff (BROADWAY: VIOLET, LEAP OF FAITH, THE COLOR PURPLE, ALL SHOOK UP, SMOKEY JOE'S CAF√Č, and numerous National Tours) and more.

Ivoryton Playhouse to Present New Musical, STAR OF FREEDOM Photo Ivoryton Playhouse to Present New Musical, STAR OF FREEDOM
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022

A brand-new musical written by Connecticut writers took the stage in Ivoryton last night to laughter, cheers and standing ovations. STAR OF FREEDOM, with music and lyrics by Jeff Blaney and book by Lawrence Thelen, opened the Playhouse’s 2022 Season beginning April 7.

STAR OF FREEDOM Opens at Ivoryton Playhouse Photo STAR OF FREEDOM Opens at Ivoryton Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2022

Rehearsals began this week for an exciting new show at the Ivoryton Playhouse. A brand-new musical written by Connecticut writers is about to take the stage. STAR OF FREEDOM, with music and lyrics by Jeff Blaney and book by Lawrence Thelen, opens the Playhouse's 2022 Season beginning April 7.

New Musical STAR OF FREEDOM Opens Season At Ivoryton Playhouse Photo New Musical STAR OF FREEDOM Opens Season At Ivoryton Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 24, 2022

Something phenomenal is happening at the Ivoryton Playhouse. A brand-new musical written by Connecticut writers is about to take the stage. STAR OF FREEDOM, with music and lyrics by Jeff Blaney and book by Lawrence Thelen, opens the Playhouse's 2022 Season beginning April 7.

Luke Darnell Videos

VIDEO: The Cast of THE OTHER JOSH COHEN Performs and Discusses the Show at Google Tal Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of THE OTHER JOSH COHEN Performs and Discusses the Show at Google Talks

by Stage Tube - Mar 2, 2019

The cast of off-Broadway hit musical The Other Josh Cohen recently appeared at Google Talks.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of David Rossmer & Steve Rosen in THE OTHER JOSH COHEN! Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of David Rossmer & Steve Rosen in THE OTHER JOSH COHEN!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2018

The critically-acclaimed musical comedy THE OTHER JOSH COHEN opens Off-Broadway tonight, Monday November 12, at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43rd Street). The musical - nominated for six Drama Desk Awards and the Lortel Award for Outstanding Musical upon its world premiere in 2012 - features Book, Music and Lyrics by David Rossmer and Steve Rosen, who co-star in the title roles, under the direction of Tony Award nominee Hunter Foster. Joining Rosen and Rossmer in the cast are Drama Desk nominee Kate Wetherhead (Legally Blonde), Hannah Elless(Bright Star), Elizabeth Nestlerode (Once Tour), Luke Darnell (Million Dollar Quartet Vegas) and Louis Tucci (Buddy);Zach Spound (Cruel Intentions: The Musical) will serve as swing. Previews began Friday, October 26, 2018, for the show's limited engagement of seventeen weeks through February 24, 2019.

BWW TV: Groove to Highlights from MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Finger Lakes
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2016

The Tony nominated, rock n' roll megahit, Million Dollar Quartet, opens tonight, September 15, at The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival. The show runs until October 1 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse as part of the Festival's 2016 season. Based on the Dec. 4, 1956 recording session between Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis, 'Million Dollar Quartet' features over 21 hits by the legendary artists. Click below to watch highlights from the show!