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Mark Jacoby

 
Birth Place:
Johnson City, TN, USA
Bio:
Most recently: Dean Warfield, The Nutty Professor (World Premiere); The Wizard of Oz, Wicked (1st National Tour). Broadway: original Father, Ragtime; Gaylord Ravenal, Showboat (Tony¬ģ and Outer Critics' nominations); The Phantom, The Phantom of the Opera; Baron von Gaigern, Grand Hotel; Vittorio ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: May 21, 1947 (74)

Birth Place: Johnson City, TN, USA

Bio:
Most recently: Dean Warfield, The Nutty Professor (World Premiere); The Wizard of Oz, Wicked (1st National Tour). Broadway: original Father, Ragtime; Gaylord Ravenal, Showboat (Tony¬ģ and Outer Critics' nominations); The Phantom, The Phantom of the Opera; Baron von Gaigern, Grand Hotel; Vittorio ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
US Premiere, 2018
John
  [Broadway]
Broadway Return Production, 2012
Walter
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Walter
  [Boston]
Barrington Stage Production, 2006
Beauregard Jackson Picket Burnside
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Judge Turpin
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz [Replacement]
  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Lawyer Royall
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
The Padre
  [Chicago (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2001
Mayor Peter Dummermut
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Father
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Gaylord Ravenal
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 1990
The Phantom
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Felix Von Gaigern (Standby)
General Director Preysing (Standby)
Saxonia Mills (Standby)
Colonel Doctor Otternschlag (Standby)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
The Phantom [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1986
Vittorio Vidal
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1981
Performer
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Concert, 1982
Performer
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 1977
Performer

Photos

April Nixon, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Mark Jacoby, and Leslie Stevens Photo

April Nixon, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Mark Jacoby, and Leslie Stevens

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Date:
09/23/2019
Cathy Rigby, Hal Linden, Gregory North, and Mark Jacoby Photo

Cathy Rigby, Hal Linden, Gregory North, and Mark Jacoby

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Date:
09/23/2019
Ashley Moniz, Craig McEldowney, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Leslie Stevens, Mark Jacob Photo

Ashley Moniz, Craig McEldowney, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Leslie Stevens, Mark Jacoby, Cathy Rigby, Ken Page, Heather Jane Rolff, Joe Abraham, Fatima El-Bashir, John Battagliese, and Neil Starkenberg

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Date:
09/23/2019
Peter Allen Vogt, Ashley Moniz, Craig McEldowney, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Leslie S Photo

Peter Allen Vogt, Ashley Moniz, Craig McEldowney, Hal Linden, Gregory North, Leslie Stevens, Mark Jacoby, Cathy Rigby, Ken Page, Heather Jane Rolff, Joe Abraham, Fatima El-Bashir, John Battagliese, and Neil Starkenberg

From: 
Date:
09/23/2019
April Nixon, Hal Linden, Cathy Rigby, Gregory North, Mark Jacoby, Leslie Stevens, Cra Photo

April Nixon, Hal Linden, Cathy Rigby, Gregory North, Mark Jacoby, Leslie Stevens, Craig McEldowney, Neil Starkenberg, Ashley Moniz, Heather Jane Rolff, Allen Everman, and Karla J. Franko

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Date:
09/23/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2019
Performer

  [Regional (US)]
US Premiere, 2018
John

  [Broadway]
Broadway Return Production, 2012
Walter

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Walter

  [Boston]
Barrington Stage Production, 2006
Beauregard Jackson Picket Burnside

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Judge Turpin

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz [Replacement]

  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Lawyer Royall

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
The Padre

  [Chicago (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2001
Mayor Peter Dummermut

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Father

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Gaylord Ravenal

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 1990
The Phantom

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Felix Von Gaigern (Standby)

General Director Preysing (Standby)

Saxonia Mills (Standby)

Colonel Doctor Otternschlag (Standby)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
The Phantom [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1986
Vittorio Vidal

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1981
Performer

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Concert, 1982
Performer

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 1977
Performer

Mark Jacoby Biography

Most recently: Dean Warfield, The Nutty Professor (World Premiere); The Wizard of Oz, Wicked (1st National Tour). Broadway: original Father, Ragtime; Gaylord Ravenal, Showboat (Tony¬ģ and Outer Critics' nominations); The Phantom, The Phantom of the Opera; Baron von Gaigern, Grand Hotel; Vittorio Vidal, Sweet Charity (Theatre World Award); The Padre, Man of La Mancha; Judge Turpin, Sweeney Todd. Off-Broadway: The Playwright, Enter the Guardsman (Drama Desk nomination). Regional: Peter Dummermut, The Visit (Signature Theatre, Helen Hayes nomination); Tevye, Fiddler on the Roof (Walnut Street Theatre, Barrymore Award); Guido Contini, Nine (Joseph Jefferson Award); Frank Willis, Critical Darling (The New Group).

Mark Jacoby Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical
Mark JacobyThe Visit
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2001 - Outstanding Featured Actor - Musical Gold Star
Mark Jacoby, Enter the Guardsman
 
Tony Awards - 1995 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Mark Jacoby , Show Boat
 
Theatre World Awards - 1986 - Performance Gold Star
Mark Jacoby, Sweet Charity

Mark Jacoby News

Complete Cast Announced For Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL  Photo Complete Cast Announced For Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Starring Will Swenson
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022

Complete casting has been announced for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical,  as rehearsals begin today in New York ahead of the musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement this summer at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theatre.

Wake Up With BWW 4/22: HANGMEN Reviews, All New FUNNY GIRL Photos, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/22: HANGMEN Reviews, All New FUNNY GIRL Photos, and More!
by - Apr 22, 2022

Last night, Hangmen officially opened on Broadway. Check out the reviews here! Plus, get an all new first look at photos from Funny Girl, starring Beanie Feldstein and Ramin Karimloo.

Mark Jacoby, Robyn Hurder & Linda Powell Join Will Swenson Led A BEAUTIFUL NOISE: THE Photo Mark Jacoby, Robyn Hurder & Linda Powell Join Will Swenson Led A BEAUTIFUL NOISE: THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Additional casting and the design team have been announced for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre (106 Boylston Street).

RAGTIME Original Broadway Cast Recording Limited Edition Vinyl Out Now Photo RAGTIME Original Broadway Cast Recording Limited Edition Vinyl Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

In its first appearance on vinyl, the¬†Original Broadway Cast Recording of Ragtime ‚Äď featuring the Tony Award-winning score by composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens ‚Äď is celebrated in a commemorative ‚Äúred, white and blue‚ÄĚ collectors limited edition, available everywhere now from Masterworks Broadway.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 29 - Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIG Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 29 - Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS Book, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2021

This week's list includes Lin-Manuel Miranda's new book In the Heights: Finding Home, the Original London Cast recording of Amelie, a DVD/Blu-ray of the original London cast of An American in Paris, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 26- with a RAGTIME Reunion, John Lloyd Young, an Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, March 26- with a RAGTIME Reunion, John Lloyd Young, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 26, 2021

Today (March 26) in live streaming: Richard Ridge chats with John Lloyd Young on Clubhouse, a Ragtime reunion on Stars in the House, and more!

VIDEO: Watch a RAGTIME Reunion on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm! Photo VIDEO: Watch a RAGTIME Reunion on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 26, 2021

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm ET) with a RAGTIME reunion with Peter Friedman, Mark Jacoby, Judy Kaye, Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Steven Sutcliffe, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty joined by a special guest from the National Immigration Law Center.

Wake Up With BWW 3/26: De Blasio Announces Plans to Vaccinate Theatre Workers, and Mo Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/26: De Blasio Announces Plans to Vaccinate Theatre Workers, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 26, 2021

Today's top stories: De Blasio announced plans to vaccinate theatre workers, first look at Hamilton in Australia, The Phantom of the Opera is seeking video submissions for the role of Christine, and more!

BWW Exclusive: Listen to a Track from GRUMPY OLD MEN THE MUSICAL Cast Recording! Photo BWW Exclusive: Listen to a Track from GRUMPY OLD MEN THE MUSICAL Cast Recording!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 25, 2021

Tomorrow, Broadway Records will release of the world premiere recording of GRUMPY OLD MEN, the new musical by Dan Remmes, Neil Berg and Nick Meglin. While we await the release, check out 'Life Is All About Livin'', featuring Hal Linden, Eric Jon Mahlum, Blake Hammond!

Broadway Rewind: Get Sparklejollytwinklejingley with Scenes from ELF! Photo Broadway Rewind: Get Sparklejollytwinklejingley with Scenes from ELF!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 22, 2020

Today we rewind to 2010, when Elf opened on Broadway at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where it played for 57 performances.

Mark Jacoby Videos

Broadway Rewind: Get Sparklejollytwinklejingley with Scenes from ELF! VideoBroadway Rewind: Get Sparklejollytwinklejingley with Scenes from ELF!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 22, 2020

Today we rewind to 2010, when Elf opened on Broadway at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where it played for 57 performances.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Sally Struthers In GRUMPY OLD MEN At Ogunquit Playhouse VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Sally Struthers In GRUMPY OLD MEN At Ogunquit Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Aug 27, 2018

Fasten your seat belt, it's going to be a grumpy ride! The Ogunquit Playhouse is proud to produce the U.S. premiere of the new musical-comedy, Grumpy Old Men the Musical on stage through September 1 - just in time to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the hit film that starred Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Ann-Margret. This hilarious new show was penned by Dan Remmes, with music by Neil Berg and lyrics by Nick Meglin. Director for the Ogunquit production of Grumpy Old Men the Musical is Matt Lenz.

VIDEO: ONE HOUSE OVER at Milwaukee Rep VideoVIDEO: ONE HOUSE OVER at Milwaukee Rep
by Alan Henry - Mar 22, 2018

Milwaukee Rep presents the world premiere of ONE HOUSE OVER! ONE HOUSE OVER opened on February 27 and will run through March 25, 2018.

VIDEO: Hear Playwright Catherine Trieschmann Talk About ONE HOUSE OVER at Milwaukee R VideoVIDEO: Hear Playwright Catherine Trieschmann Talk About ONE HOUSE OVER at Milwaukee Rep
by Alan Henry - Feb 28, 2018

Milwaukee Rep presents Catherine Trieschmann's new play, ONE HOUSE OVER. When Joanne hires help to assist her with her aging father, she never expects Camila and Rafael Hernandez to be anything more than employees. Things begin to get complicated when Joanne finds herself growing closer to the pair than she ever could have imagined. Both humorous and thought-provoking, ONE HOUSE OVER opened February 27th and will run through March 25th.

STAGE TUBE: Watch New Highlights of HUNCHBACK at Music Circus - Starring Deaf Actor John McGinty, Lesli Margherita, Mark Jacoby and More!
by Stage Tube - Aug 27, 2016

The 2016 Music Circus season concludes with the Northern California premiere of a new musical from the mind of Victor Hugo, inspired by one of the most epic stories ever told: The Hunchback of Notre Dame. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at brand new highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of HUNCHBACK at Music Circus - Starring Deaf Actor John McGinty, Lesli Margherita, Mark Jacoby and More!
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2016

The 2016 Music Circus season concludes with the Northern California premiere of a new musical from the mind of Victor Hugo, inspired by one of the most epic stories ever told: The Hunchback of Notre Dame. This daring production sets the classic tale of love, vengeance, and compassion to one of the most sweeping scores ever written for the stage. It's the only stage collaboration between two masters of American musical theatre, Alan Menken (Disney's The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast) and Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin). BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes With Walnut Street Theatre's HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING
by Stage Tube - Apr 24, 2014

Walnut Street Theatre concludes its landmark 205th season with an all-new production of Broadway's Tony Award-winning Best Musical, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING. Directed by Casey Hushion, with choreography by Michele Lynch, this musical extravaganza begins previews on May 13th, opens on May 21st and runs through July 13th on the WST Mainstage. Scroll down to see a behind the scenes look at the production!

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of ELF THE MUSICAL at TUTS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 9, 2013

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) presents the new holiday classic, Elf The Musical, running tomorrow, Dec. 6 - 22 at Hobby Center's Sarofim Hall. Making his TUTS debut as the loveable 'elf' Buddy is Tommy J. Dose. He played Alfred Doolittle in the national tour of My Fair Lady and has circulated the regional theatre scene with companies including the Fulton Theatre, the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra, and the Cumberland County Playhouse. Check out a first look at highlights below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Goodspeed's SNAPSHOTS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 13, 2013

Goodspeed Musicals has put together an incredible cast for Snapshots: A Musical Scrapbook a heartwarming, multi-decade musical about the tribulations and triumphs of love featuring Stephen Schwartz's beloved songs from his most popular Broadway musicals including Pippin, Wicked and Godspell. This captivating new work conceived by Michael Scheman and book writer David Stern will run through November 17 at The Norma Terris Theatre in Chester, Conn. ­- Goodspeed's home for developing fresh, innovative, and original new musicals. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Marc Jacoby, Gregg Edelman, Johnny Rabe & More in Highlights of SECONDHAND LIONS
by Stage Tube - Sep 30, 2013

An all-star cast takes the stage at The 5th Avenue Theatre in the celebrated organization's 15th new musical, Secondhand Lions. Based on the beloved film starring Michael Caine and Robert Duvall, Secondhand Lions springs to musical life in Seattle with a superbly talented cast of Broadway stars and Seattle musical theater actors. Check out some highlights below!


Mark Jacoby Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mark Jacoby been in?
Mark Jacoby has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

How many West End shows has Mark Jacoby been in?
Mark Jacoby has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Mark Jacoby been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Visit , Outstanding Featured Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Enter the Guardsman Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Show Boat and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Sweet Charity .

What awards has Mark Jacoby won?
Outstanding Featured Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Enter the Guardsmanand Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Sweet Charity.