Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Malcolm Gets

 
Birth Place:
Florida, USA
Bio:
Malcolm Gets was born in Chicago but lived in New Jersey until he was 5. Both of Malcolm's parents are of English ancestry. His mother, Lispbeth, was a special educationist, whereas his father, Terence, works as a college textbook representative for a Boston based publisher and runs in many ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: December 28, 1963 (58)

Birth Place: Florida, USA

Bio:
Malcolm Gets was born in Chicago but lived in New Jersey until he was 5. Both of Malcolm's parents are of English ancestry. His mother, Lispbeth, was a special educationist, whereas his father, Terence, works as a college textbook representative for a Boston based publisher and runs in many ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
New Group Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2014
Joseph Taylor, Sr.
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2013
Angus
Witch
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Performer
  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Evelyn
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Concert, 2005
Mordred
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
10th Anniversary Concert, 2004
Colonel Ricci
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2004
Og
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Og
  [New York]
Reading, 2004
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2003
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Jasiu
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Dusoleil
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Jason
  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
Film Executive
  [New York]
Reading, 2001
Edward
  [San Francisco (Regional)]
ACT Production, 1999
Macheath [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1998
Gordon Michael Schwinn
Gordon Michael Schwinn
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1997
Antipholus of Ephesus
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Proteus
  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 1994
Franklin Shepard
Franklin Shepard
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1993
The Writer
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Johnny Boyle
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1992
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
New Group Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2014
Joseph Taylor, Sr.

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2013
Angus

Witch

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Performer

  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Evelyn

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Concert, 2005
Mordred

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
10th Anniversary Concert, 2004
Colonel Ricci

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2004
Og

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Og

  [New York]
Reading, 2004
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2003
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Jasiu

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Dusoleil

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Jason

  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
Film Executive

  [New York]
Reading, 2001
Edward

  [San Francisco (Regional)]
ACT Production, 1999
Macheath [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1998
Gordon Michael Schwinn

Gordon Michael Schwinn

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1997
Antipholus of Ephesus

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Proteus

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 1994
Franklin Shepard

Franklin Shepard

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1993
The Writer

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Johnny Boyle

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1992
Performer

Malcolm Gets Biography

Malcolm Gets was born in Chicago but lived in New Jersey until he was 5. Both of Malcolm's parents are of English ancestry. His mother, Lispbeth, was a special educationist, whereas his father, Terence, works as a college textbook representative for a Boston based publisher and runs in many competitve marathons. Malcolm has one younger and one older sister and one older brother. Malcolm attended Fort Clarke Middle School where he skipped the 8th grade & Buchholz High where he skipped the 12th grade. At age 16, Malcolm attended the University of Florida as a scholarship student, where he earned his BFA in Theatre. Malcolm completed his graduate studies at Yale Drama School, where he received his M.F.A. Skills - Singer, dancer, conductor, composer, classically trained pianist, vocal director, choreographer, & actor. Malcom began to practice the piano at age 8 & began singing at age 14. His aspiration was to be a Classical pianist. Malcolm worked as a stockboy in Barney's, worked as a puppeteer at Radio City Music Hall, played piano at "Cats" auditions, weddings, bar-mitzvahs, and concert halls. Malcolm loves all types of music, especially classical. He enjoys cooking, reading, and Shakespeare. Malcolm's favorite show as a child was "All in the Family" His favorite composer is Stephen Sondheim.

Malcolm Gets Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Actor - Musical Gold Star
Malcolm Gets, Amour
 
Obie Awards - 1995 - Performance Gold Star
Malcolm Gets, Merrily We Roll Along
 
Obie Awards - 1995 - Performance Gold Star
Malcolm Gets, Two Gentlemen Of Verona
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Actor - Musical
Malcolm Gets, Merrily We Roll Along

Malcolm Gets News

DAVID SABELLA Will Perform “25CHICAGO25”  at Feinstein's/54 Below November 17th Photo DAVID SABELLA Will Perform “25CHICAGO25” at Feinstein's/54 Below November 17th
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 19, 2021

As Chicago, the longest-running revival in the history of Broadway (indeed, the longest-running American Musical ever), celebrates 25 years on The Great White Way, OG cast member David Sabella has some memories to share, and some Kander & Ebb music.

David Sabella Returns to Live Performing with PANDEMIC RELIEF at Pangea July 22 and 2 Photo David Sabella Returns to Live Performing with PANDEMIC RELIEF at Pangea July 22 and 23
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 28, 2021

After fifteen months of arduous online work on behalf of the cabaret industry, David Sabella is going back to his first love, singing for his supper.

Photo Flash: First Look at Virtual OC Premiere Of THE STORY OF MY LIFE Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Virtual OC Premiere Of THE STORY OF MY LIFE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 30, 2021

Chance Theater presents Orange County premiere of Neil Bertram and Brian Hill’s musical, The Story of My Life will be the first show in our 23rd Anniversary Season. The musical is directed by Matthew McCray (The Other Place), with music direction by Robyn Manion (Ragtime). The show will have scheduled virtual performances through June 6, 2021. 

THE STORY OF MY LIFE to Have Orange County Premiere Photo THE STORY OF MY LIFE to Have Orange County Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021

Chance Theater has announced that the Orange County premiere of Neil Bertram and Brian Hill’s musical, The Story of My Life will be the first show in their 23rd Anniversary Season. The musical is directed by Matthew McCray (The Other Place), with music direction by Robyn Manion (Ragtime).

A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Will Spotlight Katya Stanistlavskaya as Part of its Spotlight Seri Photo A LITTLE NEW MUSIC Will Spotlight Katya Stanistlavskaya as Part of its Spotlight Series
by Stephi Wild - Apr 16, 2021

THE SPOTLIGHT SERIES, a bi-monthly live streamed concert series created by A LITTLE NEW MUSIC will  “spotlight” the music of composer/lyricist team Katya Stanislavskaya on April 20th.

PODCAST: The Secret of Happiness is Tiny Casts on THE BROADWAY GINGER Episode 6 Photo PODCAST: The Secret of Happiness is Tiny Casts on THE BROADWAY GINGER Episode 6
by Sally Henry Fuller - Oct 31, 2020

Musical theatre has a history of big, splashy, high-kicking casts, and that’s what many people think when they hear the word “musical.” The increasing trend for writers wanting to tell a poignant, dramatic story (and producers wanting to pay fewer actors) is to use a tiny cast of six or fewer to narrow the focus without getting distracted by glitter.

Broadway Rewind:  Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway Photo Broadway Rewind: Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 31, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013, when Macbeth returned to Broadway at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, where it ran for 60 performances.

Exclusive Podcast: Broadway's Backbone with Malcolm Gets Photo Exclusive Podcast: Broadway's Backbone with Malcolm Gets
by Broadway's Backbone - Aug 27, 2020

Today's episode features Malcolm Gets, who went from Gainsville, Florida to the Tony Awards (with a pit stop at Yale Drama School). Malcolm still relishes his time in the ensemble.

15th Anniversary Reissue of JEFF HARNAR: DANCING IN THE DARK Has Been Released Photo 15th Anniversary Reissue of JEFF HARNAR: DANCING IN THE DARK Has Been Released
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2020

PS CLASSICS, the label that celebrates the heritage of Broadway and American popular song, announced that the 15th Anniversary Reissue of Jeff Harnar: Dancing in the Dark has been released today for Jeffa??s birthday, Monday, July 27.

Michael R. Jackson, Kenny Leon, Camille A. Brown and More Take Home 2020 Obie Awards! Photo Michael R. Jackson, Kenny Leon, Camille A. Brown and More Take Home 2020 Obie Awards!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 14, 2020

Tonight, in celebration of Off- and Off-Off Broadway theater, the American Theatre Wing and The Village Voice honored the recipients of the 65th Annual Obie Awards.

Malcolm Gets Videos

Broadway Rewind:  Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway VideoBroadway Rewind: Something Wicked This Way Comes When MACBETH Returns to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 31, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013, when Macbeth returned to Broadway at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, where it ran for 60 performances.

Broadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE! VideoBroadway Rewind: Will Chase and Malcom Gets Turn the Page on THE STORY OF MY LIFE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 3, 2020

'What I loved the most about this episode', says BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge, 'was following the journey of the 2009 musical The Story of My Life. This episode of Broadway Rewind looks at the ill- fated musical, which featured two wonderful performances by Will Chase and Malcolm Gets, but we start off at a rehearsal for Michael Jacobs play 'Impressionism' directed by Jack O'Brien. It welcomed back to Broadway, Tony Award winners Jeremy Irons and Joan Allen along with Marsha Mason, Aaron Lazar and Andre de Shields. Director Jack O'Brien told me why he had to do this play, 'It's about us. We haven't had a really witty, wise, romantic comedy in New York, in a long time and I've got this gorgeous cast.' Joan Allen said,

BWW TV: HELLO AGAIN Stars of Old and New Unite on the NYC Premiere Red Carpet! VideoBWW TV: HELLO AGAIN Stars of Old and New Unite on the NYC Premiere Red Carpet!
by TV - Red Carpets - Nov 8, 2017

The New York premiere of the film HELLO AGAIN took place on Monday night, November 6, at Cin polis Chelsea in NYC.

VIDEO: Audra McDonald, Martha Plimpton in Sensual New Trailer for HELLO AGAIN
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 21, 2017

Below, check out an all-new steamy trailer for HELLO AGAIN, starring six-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald.

Broadway's Allie Trimm and Daniel Dunlow Announce Concert 9/18
by Ashlee Latimer - Aug 7, 2016

Broadway star Allie Trimm is in concert with composer Daniel Dunlow. Enjoy an evening of new music from Dunlow's piano and Trimm's voice. Allie Trimm is a Broadway veteran recognized for her performance in Jason Robert Brown's 13 The Musical. Dunlow is an actor, singer, writer known for his viral YouTube videos and his work around the country and on the New York stage and screen. Come enjoy an evening of two redheads making beautiful music with special surprise guests.

VIDEO: Kerry Washington Stars as Anita Hill in New Trailer for HBO's CONFIRMATION
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 4, 2016

HBO will deubt CONFIRMATION on SATURDAY, APRIL 16 at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT). Check out the trailer for the film below!

Video Throwback: Watch THANKSGIVING THE MUSICAL, Starring ROA's Lauren Molina
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2015

Below, celebrate the holiday with a 3 minute musical, titled THANKSGIVING: THE MUSICAL, featuring ROCK OF AGES star Lauren Molina, as well as Michele Mais.

STAGE TUBE: John Doyle & More Talk CSC's ALLEGRO at 92Y
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2014

Classic Stage Company's rare production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's 1947 musical ALLEGRO, under the direction and design of John Doyle, runs through Dec. 7. In the video below, CSC artistic director Brian Kulick and Tony Award-winning director John Doyle lead a conversation on the legendary team's most personal, groundbreaking and little-known work at 92Y. Check out the special event below!

BWW TV: Malcolm Gets, Lillias White & More Preview Summer Shows at 54 Below!
by Randy Rainbow - Jul 23, 2014

Featured this summer at 54 Below - Tony nominee Malcolm Gets, appearing in 'Come a Little Closer'; Broadway diva Lillias White, featured in 'The Birthday Show'; stage vet Mitchell Jarvis, bringing 'It Could Be Worse - Season 2 Launch Concert' to the club; and Nellie McKay, appearing in 'A Girl Named Bill: The Life and Times of Billy Tipton'. Go on the scene for previews from some of this summer's shows below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch THE SKIVVIES in Concert at 54 Below with Guests Krysta Rodriguez, Wesley Taylor & More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2014

Last Night, the Skivvies returned to 54 below joined by Malcolm Gets, Sophie B. Hawkins, Jenny Lee Stern, Krysta Rodriguez, Wesley Taylor, Mitch Jarvis, Barrett Foa, and Heather Matarazzo! Some of the songs they sang include 'Pumped Up Kicks/Glitter and Be Gay,' 'Video Killed the Radio Star,' 'Happy Medley,' and more!


Malcolm Gets Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Malcolm Gets been in?
Malcolm Gets has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Malcolm Gets been in?
Malcolm Gets has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Malcolm Gets been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Amour , Performance (Obie Awards) for Merrily We Roll Along Performance (Obie Awards) for Two Gentlemen Of Verona and Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Merrily We Roll Along .

What awards has Malcolm Gets won?
Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Amour Performance (Obie Awards) for Merrily We Roll Alongand Performance (Obie Awards) for Two Gentlemen Of Verona.