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Michael McCormick

 
Birth Place:
Gary, IN, USA
Bio:
Broadway: Wicked, Hello, Dolly!; Chaplin; Elf; Curtains; The Grinch…; The Pajama Game; Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; Gypsy; Marie Christine; Kiss of the Spider Woman; La Bête. Touring: La Cage, The Producers, Les Misérables, Kiss of the Spider Woman. Off-Broadway: Himself and Nora, Fly by Night, A Man of ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: July 24, 1951 (71)

Birth Place: Gary, IN, USA

Bio:
Broadway: Wicked, Hello, Dolly!; Chaplin; Elf; Curtains; The Grinch…; The Pajama Game; Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; Gypsy; Marie Christine; Kiss of the Spider Woman; La Bête. Touring: La Cage, The Producers, Les Misérables, Kiss of the Spider Woman. Off-Broadway: Himself and Nora, Fly by Night, A Man of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Tommy O'Rourke
Fred Colby
  [Off-Broadway]
Gingold Theatrical Group Reading, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Judge
Ensemble
Horace Vandergelder (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Production, 2015
Mysterious Man
Cinderella's Father
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2014
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Emcee
McGranery
Sennett
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Mr. Greenway
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Oscar Shapiro
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Grandpa Who
Grandpa Who
  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2006
Oscar Shapiro
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Ganzenlicker
Pop
Hines (Understudy)
  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performers
  [Regional (US)]
Reading, 2005
Performer
  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 2004
Don Issachar
Baron
Inquisitor
Cacambo
  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
The Wizard [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Uncle Jocko
Hotel Guest
Passenger
Cigar
Herbie (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2002
Rasher Flynn/Carson
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
John Canty/King Henry/Castle Cook
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2002
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1999
Ensemble
Leary
Ensemble
Leary
Gates (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
First Man [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Phil McCabe
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 1998
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1997
Caesar Rodney
John Adams [Replacement]
John Hancock (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1993
Ensemble/Other Roles
Marcos
Warden (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Argante
  [West End]
London Production, 1992
Ensemble/Other Roles
  [Toronto]
Toronto Production, 1992
Performer
  [New York]
Workshop, 1991
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Butler/Judge/Pastor's Voice
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Servant
Rene Du Parc (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Shrimp Bucket
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1986
Shrimp Bucket
  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Harry Host
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1982
Performer
  [New York]
Showcase, 1982
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Male Roles
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1965
Londoner
Londoner
Noah Claypool (Understudy)
  [New York]
Workshop, 2003
Performer

EMPIRE (Al Smith) La Mirada Theatre (regional) 2015



MY FAIR LADY (Doolittle) The Muny 2015



FIDDLER ON THE ROOF ( Tevye) The Muny 2016 

CHASING RAINBOWS (L.B.Mayer) Goodspeed 2016



Photos

Tom Alan Robbins (Bert Berns), Michael McCormick (Tommy O’Rourke), and Will Swenson Photo

Tom Alan Robbins (Bert Berns), Michael McCormick (Tommy O‚ÄôRourke), and Will Swenson (Neil ‚Ä" Then)

From: 
Date:
06/10/2022
Michael McCormick as "The Wizard", Brittney Johnson as "Glinda", Lindsay Pearce as "E Photo

Michael McCormick as "The Wizard", Brittney Johnson as "Glinda", Lindsay Pearce as "Elphaba", Sam Gravitte as "Fiyero", Jordan Barrow as "Boq" and Mili Diaz as "Nessarose"

From: 
Date:
02/15/2022
Michael X. Martin as "Doctor Dillamond", Sharon Sachs as "Madame Morrible", Michael M Photo

Michael X. Martin as "Doctor Dillamond", Sharon Sachs as "Madame Morrible", Michael McCormick as "The Wizard", Brittney Johnson as "Glinda", Lindsay Pearce as "Elphaba", Sam Gravitte as "Fiyero", Jordan Barrow as "Boq" and Mili Diaz as "Nessarose"

From: 
Date:
02/15/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Tommy O'Rourke

Fred Colby

  [Off-Broadway]
Gingold Theatrical Group Reading, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Judge

Ensemble

Horace Vandergelder (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
City Center Encores Concert Production, 2016
Performer

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Production, 2015
Mysterious Man

Cinderella's Father

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2014
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Emcee

McGranery

Sennett

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Mr. Greenway

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Oscar Shapiro

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Grandpa Who

Grandpa Who

  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2006
Oscar Shapiro

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Ganzenlicker

Pop

Hines (Understudy)

  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performers

  [Regional (US)]
Reading, 2005
Performer

  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Concert, 2004
Don Issachar

Baron

Inquisitor

Cacambo

  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
The Wizard [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Uncle Jocko

Hotel Guest

Passenger

Cigar

Herbie (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2002
Rasher Flynn/Carson

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
John Canty/King Henry/Castle Cook

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2002
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1999
Ensemble

Leary

Ensemble

Leary

Gates (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
First Man [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Phil McCabe

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 1998
Performer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1997
Caesar Rodney

John Adams [Replacement]

John Hancock (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1993
Ensemble/Other Roles

Marcos

Warden (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Argante

  [West End]
London Production, 1992
Ensemble/Other Roles

  [Toronto]
Toronto Production, 1992
Performer

  [New York]
Workshop, 1991
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Butler/Judge/Pastor's Voice

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Servant

Rene Du Parc (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Shrimp Bucket

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1986
Shrimp Bucket

  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Harry Host

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1982
Performer

  [New York]
Showcase, 1982
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Male Roles

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1965
Londoner

Londoner

Noah Claypool (Understudy)

  [New York]
Workshop, 2003
Performer

EMPIRE (Al Smith) La Mirada Theatre (regional) 2015



MY FAIR LADY (Doolittle) The Muny 2015



FIDDLER ON THE ROOF ( Tevye) The Muny 2016 

CHASING RAINBOWS (L.B.Mayer) Goodspeed 2016


Michael McCormick Biography

Broadway: Wicked, Hello, Dolly!; Chaplin; Elf; Curtains; The Grinch‚Ķ; The Pajama Game; Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; Gypsy; Marie Christine; Kiss of the Spider Woman; La B√™te. Touring: La Cage, The Producers, Les Mis√©rables, Kiss of the Spider Woman. Off-Broadway: Himself and Nora, Fly by Night, A Man of No Importance, etc. TV: ‚ÄúBlue Bloods,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúBrain Dead,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúElementary,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúHouse of Cards,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe Good Wife,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúOrange Is the New Black,‚ÄĚ all three ‚ÄúLaw & Order‚ÄĚ series. Eighteen Broadway and Off-Broadway cast albums. Broadway debut: Oliver!






Michael McCormick News

Robyn Hurder Will Miss Upcoming Performances of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Due to COVID-19 Photo Robyn Hurder Will Miss Upcoming Performances of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Due to COVID-19
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that Robyn Hurder will miss upcoming performances of A Beautiful Noise due to testing positive for COVID-19. Robyn took to Instagram to share the unfortunate news, where she also stated that she will return to the production on July 20th.

Review Roundup: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World Premie Photo Review Roundup: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World Premiere
by Review Roundups - Jul 12, 2022

The world premiere engagement of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will opened on Sunday, July 10, after a postponement due to COVID cases in the company. Let's see what the critics had to say!

Photos: First Look at A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World  Photo Photos: First Look at A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 5, 2022

The world premiere engagement of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will resume performances on Thursday, July 7 at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre. Opening night for the new musical will remain Sunday, July 10 with tickets for the extended engagement now available through Sunday, August 7. Get a first look at production photos here!

Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Begins Performances Tonight Photo Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Begins Performances Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

The world premiere of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will begin performances tonight at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre. Learn about the new production!

Photos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' Photo Photos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' at the Red Sox Game
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 19, 2022

In a rare public appearance, Neil Diamond joined Will Swenson and the cast of the A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical at a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in a rousing and joyous performance of his iconic song ‚ÄúSweet Caroline.‚ÄĚ Check out photos and video here!¬†

Photos: In Rehearsal For the Pre-Broadway Run of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND  Photo Photos: In Rehearsal For the Pre-Broadway Run of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2022

We're bringing you first look photos from inside the rehearsal room for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical, including an image of Neil Diamond celebrating the production!

Photos: Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke Receive the 2022 Fred Ebb Award Photo Photos: Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke Receive the 2022 Fred Ebb Award
by Jennifer Broski - May 3, 2022

The Fred Ebb Foundation in association with the Roundabout Theatre Company presented the seventeenth annual Fred Ebb Award for aspiring musical theatre songwriters to the team of Isabella Dawis & Tidtaya Sinutoke.

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

Meet the complete cast for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical, as rehearsals began in New York ahead of the musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement this summer at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theatre.

Talia Suskauer, Cleavant Derricks, James D. Gish, and More Will Join the Broadway Cas Photo Talia Suskauer, Cleavant Derricks, James D. Gish, and More Will Join the Broadway Cast of WICKED This Summer
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022

Find out when the new cast will join Wicked the Musical on Broadway. Talia Suskauer will assume the role of Elphaba; Tony Award winner Cleavant Derricks will take over the role of The Wizard; James D. Gish will become the production's new Fiyero; Tony Award nominee Clifton Davis will step into the role of Doctor Dillamond; and Broadway newcomer Mikayla Renfrow will assume the role of Nessarose.

Wake Up With BWW 3/4: All New Photos of Brittney Johnson as Glinda, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/4: All New Photos of Brittney Johnson as Glinda, and More!
by - Mar 4, 2022

Today's top stories include a new Prizeo campaign from Lin-Manuel Miranda! Win a prize pack that includes access to a screening of The Greatest Showman, where you will hang out with Miranda, plus Hamilton tickets, and more! Plus, check out all new photos of Brittney Johnson as Glinda, and more!

Michael McCormick Videos

Photos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' VideoPhotos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' at the Red Sox Game
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 19, 2022

In a rare public appearance, Neil Diamond joined Will Swenson and the cast of the A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical at a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in a rousing and joyous performance of his iconic song ‚ÄúSweet Caroline.‚ÄĚ Check out photos and video here!¬†

VIDEO: Brittney Johnson Discusses Taking Over as 'Glinda' in WICKED on TODAY VideoVIDEO: Brittney Johnson Discusses Taking Over as 'Glinda' in WICKED on TODAY
by Michael Major - Feb 24, 2022

This morning, Brittney Johnson appeared on the Today Show to discuss being the first Black woman to take over the role of Glinda in Wicked on Broadway. Johnson was surprised by original 'Glinda' Kristin Chenoweth, who sent in a congratulatory video message. She also appeared on NBC Nightly News to take viewers backstage at Wicked.

VIDEO: History-Making 'Glinda' Brittney Johnson Makes Her First Entrance in WICKED VideoVIDEO: History-Making 'Glinda' Brittney Johnson Makes Her First Entrance in WICKED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2022

Thank goodness! This evening Brittney Johnson took her first bow as Glinda in Wicked on Broadway! Ms. Johnson is the first Black actress to assume the iconic role. 

VIDEO: Go Inside WICKED's Re-Opening Night on Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside WICKED's Re-Opening Night on Broadway!
by Team BWW - Sep 15, 2021

Last night, Wicked was one of four beloved musicals to resume performances on Broadway, following a 18-month hiatus. To celebrate the occasion, composer Stephen Schwartz and original Glinda, Kristin Chenoweth, were on hand at the Gershwin Theatre. Watch as Kristin speaks to the crowd, the cast performs their opening number, and takes their first bows since March 2020.

VIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUN VideoVIDEO: Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and More Talk the Making of WICKED on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2021

Correspondent Tracy Smith talked with Maguire and composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz, and with the original Glinda and Elphaba, Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel, about a show that has become a beacon for anyone who doesn't fit a conventional mold.

Broadway Rewind: Jenn Colella Sings 'All Falls Down' and More from CHAPLIN VideoBroadway Rewind: Jenn Colella Sings 'All Falls Down' and More from CHAPLIN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 13, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012, with scenes from the musical Chaplin, including Jenn Colella's rousing performance of 'All Falls Down.'

Broadway Rewind: Rob McClure & Company Arrive on Broadway in CHAPLIN! VideoBroadway Rewind: Rob McClure & Company Arrive on Broadway in CHAPLIN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 14, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012, when Chaplin was getting ready to premiere on Broadway. The musical, which played for 135 performances at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, starred Jenn Colella, Christiane Noll, Erin Mackey, Michael McCormick and Rob McClure. From the slums of London to the heights of Hollywood, Chaplin is the showbiz Broadway musical about the silent film legend the world couldn't stop talking about - Charlie Chaplin. The brand new 24-person musical reveals the man behind the legend, the undeniable genius that forever changed the way America went to the movies.

STAGE TUBE: Whitney Bashor Performs 'Stand Fast' from HIMSELF AND NORA Album, Out Today!
by Stage Tube - Sep 23, 2016

Ghostlight Records has released HIMSELF AND NORA - the 2016 Off-Broadway Cast Recording, Live from the Minetta Lane Theatre, NYC - from iTunes and other digital formats today, Friday, September 23. Physical copies will be available online and in stores Friday, October 7. The new musical features book, music, and lyrics by Jonathan Brielle. Watch a new video of the show's leading lady Whitney Bashor performing the song 'Stand Fast' below!

STAGE TUBE: Opening Night of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at The MUNY
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2016

Footage of opening night of Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick's, Fiddler on the Roof, at The Muny in St. Louis, MO, featuring a previously unheard song by the show's composers!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Matt Bogart & Whitney Bashor in HIMSELF AND NORA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2016

Himself and Nora, directed by Michael Bush, produced by Cherie King and executive produced by R. Erin Craig, is currently performing at the Minetta Lane Theatre (18 Minetta Lane, between Sixth Avenue and MacDougal Street).


Michael McCormick Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Michael McCormick been in?
Michael McCormick has appeared on Broadway in 15 shows.

How many West End shows has Michael McCormick been in?
Michael McCormick has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Michael McCormick's first West End show?
Michael McCormick's first West End show was Kiss of the Spider Woman which opened in 1992

What is Michael McCormick next theatre project?
Michael McCormick's next show will be A Beautiful Noise which opens on 12/4/2022 on Broadway.