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Michael Hammond

 
Birth Place:
Boston, MA
Bio:
Michael Hammond, co-director, has a broad background in theatrical teaching, directing, acting and choreography. Company Theatre audiences may remember Michael as Harold Hill in “The Music Man”, Tateh in “Ragtime”, Jesus in “Jesus Christ Superstar” and Will Rogers in “Will Rogers ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Boston, MA

Bio:
Michael Hammond, co-director, has a broad background in theatrical teaching, directing, acting and choreography. Company Theatre audiences may remember Michael as Harold Hill in “The Music Man”, Tateh in “Ragtime”, Jesus in “Jesus Christ Superstar” and Will Rogers in “Will Rogers ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Doctor (Understudy)
King Berenger (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1992
Carling
Hotel Clerk
  [Broadway]
1988
Consul Sharpless (Understudy) [Replacement]
Man #2 (Understudy) [Replacement]
Marc (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1986
Edmund Tyrone (Understudy)
James Tyrone, Jr. (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1981
American Sailor #1 (Understudy)
Emcee (Understudy)
Georges (Understudy)
German Soldier #2 (Understudy)
Manager (Understudy)
Police Inspector (Understudy)

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Doctor (Understudy)

King Berenger (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1992
Carling

Hotel Clerk

  [Broadway]
1988
Consul Sharpless (Understudy) [Replacement]

Man #2 (Understudy) [Replacement]

Marc (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1986
Edmund Tyrone (Understudy)

James Tyrone, Jr. (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1981
American Sailor #1 (Understudy)

Emcee (Understudy)

Georges (Understudy)

German Soldier #2 (Understudy)

Manager (Understudy)

Police Inspector (Understudy)

Michael Hammond Biography

Michael Hammond, co-director, has a broad background in theatrical teaching, directing, acting and choreography. Company Theatre audiences may remember Michael as Harold Hill in “The Music Man”, Tateh in “Ragtime”, Jesus in “Jesus Christ Superstar” and Will Rogers in “Will Rogers Follies”. Having performed as the leading actor in countless community and regional shows, he has garnered acclaim along with award-winning productions such as “Cosmo Brown” in the Moss Hart Award winning “Singing in the Rain” with The Company Theatre. In his directing endeavors, he has enjoyed success directing Massasoit Theatre Company’s “Urinetown”, receiving 11 EMACT nominations, including Best Musical and “Dreamgirls”, with 14 EMACT nominations, including Choreography and Best Musical. Broadening his creativity, the Moss Hart Award winning “Paragon Park” the Musical was Michael’s first venture as a playwright.




Michael Hammond News

Queens Theatre to Present Its First-Ever Festival to Celebrate and Uplift the Artistr Photo Queens Theatre to Present Its First-Ever Festival to Celebrate and Uplift the Artistry of the Deaf/Disabled Communities
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2022

This May, Queens Theatre will present several days of dynamic performances and events in its first-ever Forward Festival of the Arts, a national festival highlighting the artistry of Deaf/Disabled performers.

Queens Theatre Will Present its First Festival To Celebrate And Uplift the Artistry o Photo Queens Theatre Will Present its First Festival To Celebrate And Uplift the Artistry of the Deaf/Disabled Communities
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

This May, Queens Theatre (QT) will present several days of dynamic performances and events in its first-ever Forward Festival of the Arts, a national festival highlighting the artistry of Deaf/Disabled performers.

The Company Theatre Appoints Michael Hammond As Director Of Development Photo The Company Theatre Appoints Michael Hammond As Director Of Development
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2021

The Company Theatre has announced that Michael Hammond has joined the leadership team serving as Director of Development, fulfilling his life-long dream of becoming an integral part of The Company Theatre.

ON DEMAND: LEFT AND RIGHT Streaming Free At Live@National Sawdust Photo ON DEMAND: LEFT AND RIGHT Streaming Free At Live@National Sawdust
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2021

Molly Joyce: Left and Right will streaming free at Live@National Sawdust on April 15.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCK Photo VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCKY GUY
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2021

On this day in 2013, Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks made his Broadway debut in Lucky Guy, written by Nora Ephron and directed by George C. Wolfe. 

Scott Lee Releases THROUGH THE MANGROVE TUNNELS Performed by the JACK Quartet With St Photo Scott Lee Releases THROUGH THE MANGROVE TUNNELS Performed by the JACK Quartet With Steven Beck & Russell Lacy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2020

Through the Mangrove Tunnels, performed by the JACK Quartet with pianist Steven Beck and drummer Russell Lacy, is a 45-minute work inspired by Lee's experiences growing up exploring the swamps and bayous of Florida.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Actor Sues Jackson County and Deputies for Using Excessiv Photo Oregon Shakespeare Festival Actor Sues Jackson County and Deputies for Using Excessive Force Against Him
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2020

The Oregonian has reported that Juan A. Sancho, an actor who performed in the 2019 Oregon Shakespeare Festival, has sued Jackson County and three Sheriff's Office deputies - Brady Bjorkland, David Dalton, and Michael Hammond - for using excessive force against him during his detention in April of 2019.

L.A. Theatre Works' IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT Will be Available for Streaming Photo L.A. Theatre Works' IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT Will be Available for Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2020

Beginning this Saturday, June 13, the L.A. Theatre Works audio theater recording of John Ball's In the Heat of the Night, adapted for the stage by Matt Pelfrey, will air on radio stations across the country and be available to stream free on the L.A. Theatre Works website.

Molly Joyce's Debut Album to be Released on June 5 Photo Molly Joyce's Debut Album to be Released on June 5
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 8, 2020

Composer and performer Molly Joyce will release her debut full-length album, Breaking and Entering, on June 5 through New Amsterdam Records. The album features Joyce cultivating disability within the human body through a series of electro-acoustic works written and performed by Joyce on her instrument of choice — the electric vintage toy organ.

BWW Review: PARAGON PARK: THE MUSICAL: One Last Ride on the Carousel Photo BWW Review: PARAGON PARK: THE MUSICAL: One Last Ride on the Carousel
by Nancy Grossman - Jul 30, 2019

With book by Zoe Bradford and Michael Hammond, and music and lyrics by Adam Brooks, PARAGON PARK: THE MUSICAL is a lovingly-crafted reflection of a moment in time that spans eight decades. There's more than enough small town politics, quirky characters, and human interest in the overstuffed book, but the music soars on the voices of an uber-talented ensemble and a 15-piece orchestra conducted by Musical Director Steve Bass.

Michael Hammond Videos

VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCK VideoVIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCKY GUY
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2019

On this day in 2013, Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks made his Broadway debut in Lucky Guy, written by Nora Ephron and directed by George C. Wolfe. 

VIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks THE ICEMAN COMETH and His Diverse Career on CBS SUNDAY VideoVIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks THE ICEMAN COMETH and His Diverse Career on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2018

Denzel Washington appeared on CBS Sunday Morning to talk about his current run in The Iceman Cometh on Broadway, as well as his incredibly long and diverse career.

BWW TV: Denzel Washington & Company Bringeth THE ICEMAN COMETH Back to Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Denzel Washington & Company Bringeth THE ICEMAN COMETH Back to Broadway!
by TV - Press Previews - Apr 12, 2018

Currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street) is Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington. Opening night is set for Thursday, April 26 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from M. BUTTERFLY on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from M. BUTTERFLY on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 27, 2017

The first Broadway revival of David Henry Hwang's Tony Award -winning play, M. BUTTERFLY, officially opened last night at Broadway's Cort Theatre (138 W 48th Street). Check out highlights below!

BWW TV: Go Inside M. BUTTERFLY's High-Flying Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: Go Inside M. BUTTERFLY's High-Flying Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 27, 2017

David Henry Hwang's Tony Award-winning play, M BUTTERFLY, directed by Julie Taymor, opened just last night at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th street).

VIDEO: M. BUTTERFLY's Clive Owen Reveals What Drew Him Back to Broadway VideoVIDEO: M. BUTTERFLY's Clive Owen Reveals What Drew Him Back to Broadway
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 17, 2017

Actor Clive Owen stopped by today's LIVE WITH KELLY & RYAN to discuss his Broadway revival of M. BUTTERFLY and explains why he decided to return to live theater.

VIDEO: Tom Hanks LUCKY GUY Cabbie Surprises NBC's 'Today' Show
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 29, 2014

Yesterday, BWW told you about the New York cab driver who picked up Tom Hanks and in return received free tickets to the actor's then Broadway show 'Lucky Guy.' Today, the cabbie surprised TODAY's Hoda Kotb, another one of his recent passengers.

TV: Watch Sneak Peek for Season 4 of DANCE MOMS
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2013

New Year... New Team? What Abby Lee Miller says, goes and when she says, 'everyone is replaceable,' she means it! For the fourth season of Lifetime's hit docuseries Dance Moms, Abby will take to the road with a national scouting tour in search for the country's most elite young dancers. With the threat of new dancers coming into the company, the dance moms will stop at nothing to make sure their girls have a place to shine on stage, even if it means going up against Abby. The new season of Dance Moms premieres Wednesday, January 1, 2013, at 9pm PT/ET, with new episodes airing Tuesdays at 9pm ET/PT. Check out a new trailer below!

VIDEO: Tom Hanks Talks LUCKY GUY on MORNING JOE
by Stage Tube - May 30, 2013

LUCKY GUY Tony nominee Tom Hanks joined Tom Brokaw, Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski and Mike Barnicle on "Morning Joe" this morning to discuss the play. Check out Hanks' full 25-minute interview below!

VIDEO: Tom Hanks Chats LUCKY GUY on 'Letterman'
by Caryn Robbins - May 15, 2013

On last night's LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN, Tony nominee Tom Hanks stopped by and told host Letterman how he got juiced up to perform on Broadway's 'Lucky Guy' with a cold. Check out clips from the appearance below!


Michael Hammond Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Michael Hammond been in?
Michael Hammond has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Michael Hammond been in?
Michael Hammond has not appeared in the West End