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Michael Patrick Thornton returns to Broadway in A Doll's House after debuting in Sam Gold’s Macbeth. Co-founder of Chicago’s acclaimed the Gift Theatre, Thornton notably appeared in their productions of Doubt and Richard III (King Richard) both at Steppenwolf, as well as Othello (Iago) and the premieres of Andrew Hinderaker’s Colossal; Dirty; and Suicide, Incorporated. Elsewhere: Will Eno’s Title and Deed (Lookingglass) and Middletown (Steppenwolf).Thornton directed the premieres of fellow Gift ensemble members David Rabe (Good For Otto; Cosmologies) and Will Eno (Oh, The Humanity). Thornton’s experimental improv show “You & Me” enjoyed residence at Chicago’s Second City and has since played throughout the U.S. and Dublin, Ireland. The Chicago Reader calls the show and Thornton’s improvisation “masterful.” Television and film: “NCIS,” “The Good Doctor,” “Let The Right One In,” “61st Street,” “Away,” “Madam Secretary,” “Counterpart,” “The Red Line,” “The Exorcist,” “Private Practice,” The View From Tall. For Thebus, Patinkin, and Connolly; R.I.P, you wild mad angels.

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Michael Patrick Thornton STAGE CREDITS

[Broadway]
New Broadway Production, 2023
Dr. Rank

[Broadway]
Limited Engagement, 2022
Lennox

[Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer


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Michael Patrick Thornton & Cyd Blakewell to Star in OBLITERATION at Steppenwolf's 1700 Theatre

The Gift Theatre will present a limited engagement of Obliteration, written and directed by ensemble member Andrew Hinderaker. Learn how to purchase tickets.
Steppenwolf Reveals LookOut Summer 2024 Season Lineup

Steppenwolf’s LookOut Series has revealed its action-packed summer 2024 lineup of local comedy, storytelling, music and more! Learn how to purchase tickets.
Stand Up to Cancer Celebrates More Than $795 Million Pledged Over 15 Years of Impact

Celebrities lending their support for this year’s fundraising special included Elizabeth Banks, Jessica Biel, Don Cheadle, Katie Couric, Danai Gurira, Tony Hale, Ken Jeong, Queen Latifah, Maria Menounos, Julianne Moore, Tig Notaro, Jimmy Smits, Eric Stonestreet and Justin Timberlake. In the U.S., SU2C is still gratefully accepting donations.
Photos & Video: See Bebe Neuwirth, Alex Newell & More at The Actors' Equity Foundation Awards Ceremony

See photos & video from the Actors' Equity Foundation Awards Ceremony!
Bebe Neuwirth Will Host the 2023 Actors' Equity Foundation Awards, Honoring Brian Stokes Mitchell, Mary K. Klinger, and More

The Actors' Equity Foundation, a non-profit organization supporting the professional theatre community, has announced that Brian Stokes Mitchell and Mary K Klinger have been added to their roster of 2023 award recipients to be celebrated at an event hosted by Bebe Neuwirth. 
A DOLL'S HOUSE Plays Final Broadway Performance

A Doll's House, starring Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain as 'Nora Helmer' in Lloyd's radical new production of Henrik Ibsen's landmark drama in a new version by Amy Herzog, plays its final performance at the Hudson Theatre.
Interview: How COST OF LIVING's Katy Sullivan Feels About Being the First Amputee Tony Nominee

Read BroadwayWorld's interview with Tony Award nominated actress Katy Sullivan as she discusses the Pulitzer Prize-winning play Cost of Living.
Alex Newell, Bonnie Milligan, Darius de Haas & More to be Honored With 2023 Actors' Equity Foundation Awards

The Actors’ Equity Foundation has announced its award recipients for 2023, including Alex Newell, Bonnie Milligan and more.
Austin Pendleton, Jeff Perry, and More to Star in Steppenwolf Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND

Steppenwolf Theatre Company, the nation's premier ensemble theater company, will conclude its 47th season with Harold Pinter's celebrated masterwork No Man's Land directed by Les Waters (In the Next Room..(or the vibrator play), Dana H., Middletown), playing July 13 – August 20, 2023 in Steppenwolf's Downstairs Theater.
The Gift Theatre to Present TEN 2023: Festival of Ten-Minute Plays in May

The Gift Theatre will welcome back TEN 2023, the company’s annual festival of ten world premiere ten-minute pieces by The Gift and guest artists, curated by Co-Artistic Directors Brittany Burch, Emjoy Gavino and Jennifer Glasse.
The Gift Theatre To Present GIFT GALA 2023 This Month

The Gift Theatre is celebrating its 22nd season at Gift Gala 2023: We’ve Only Just Begun on Friday, April 14, 2023 from 6 – 10:30 pm at the contemporary-chic Greenhouse Loft.
Photos: See Bernadette Peters, Kelli O'Hara, Lily Allen & More on the Red Carpet of A DOLL'S HOUSE

Check out photos from the red carpet at A Doll's House on Broadway!
Photos: On the Red Carpet with Jessica Chastain and the Cast of A DOLL'S HOUSE

Last night was a big night on Broadway as A Doll's House, starring Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain, opened at the Hudson Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos of the company as they walk the red carpet to celebrate!
Review Roundup: A DOLL'S HOUSE Opens On Broadway Starring Jessica Chastain

A Doll's House, starring Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain as 'Nora Helmer' in Lloyd's radical new production of Henrik Ibsen's landmark drama in a new version by Amy Herzog, opens tonight at Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street). The limited engagement will now play through Saturday evening, June 10. Below, read reviews for this modern new take on Ibsen's classic!
Photos: First Look at Jessica Chastain and More in A DOLL'S HOUSE on Broadway

We have you first look at Jessica Chastain and the cast of A Doll's House on Broadway. Check out all of the photos here!
A DOLL'S HOUSE Starring Jessica Chastain Announces Extension Ahead Of Tomorrow's Opening Night

Due to popular demand, A Doll's House, starring Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain as 'Nora Helmer' in Lloyd's radical new production of Henrik Ibsen's landmark drama in a new version by Amy Herzog, will extend ahead of the show's opening tomorrow at Hudson Theatre.
Photos: See Jessica Chastain & More in A DOLL'S HOUSE Rehearsals

See photos of Jessica Chastain and more in rehearsals for A Doll's House on Broadway!
Photos: Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy & A DOLL'S HOUSE Cast Celebrate The Jamie Lloyd Company's 10th Anniversary

See photos of Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy and the cast of A Doll's House celebrating The Jamie Lloyd Company's 10th anniversary!
Up on the Marquee: A DOLL'S HOUSE

A Doll's House, starring Jessica Chastain, will officially open Thursday, March 9 at Hudson Theatre. Check out new photos of the theatre marquee!
A DOLL'S HOUSE Announces Digital Rush Policy Ahead Of Monday's First Preview

Today, The Jamie Lloyd Company, the successful partnership between Ambassador Theatre Group and Artistic Director Jamie Lloyd, announced digital rush policy as previews begin on Monday at 8 PM for Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain as 'Nora Helmer' in Lloyd's radical new production of Henrik Ibsen's landmark drama A Doll's House in a new version by Amy Herzog.

Michael Patrick Thornton FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Michael Patrick Thornton been in?

Michael Patrick Thornton has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Michael Patrick Thornton been in?

Michael Patrick Thornton has not appeared in the West End.

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