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Michael Winther

 
Bio:
LCT: Flying Over Sunset, Hapgood. Broadway: Fun Home (also The Public), 33 Variations, Mamma Mia!, The Crucible, 1776, Damn Yankees, Artist Descending a Staircase. Off-Broadway:Light Falls (John Jay/Brian Greene), The Laramie Project Cycle (BAM/Harvey Theater), Merrily We Roll Along (City Center ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
LCT: Flying Over Sunset, Hapgood. Broadway: Fun Home (also The Public), 33 Variations, Mamma Mia!, The Crucible, 1776, Damn Yankees, Artist Descending a Staircase. Off-Broadway:Light Falls (John Jay/Brian Greene), The Laramie Project Cycle (BAM/Harvey Theater), Merrily We Roll Along (City Center ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre's Original Broadway Production, 2021
Performer (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
Powerhouse Season Workshop, 2018
Performer
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2016
Bruce (Standby)
  [Regional (US)]
Barrington Stage Company World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble
Michael Winther (Understudy)
Anton Diabelli (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Mr. Haring, Johnny Lounge, Media/Critic/Journalist, Business Person, Prom Goer, New Yorker, SVA Student, Graffiti Artist, Celebrity, Gallery Owner, Ar
Various Roles
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Reverend Samuel Parris (Understudy)
Reverend John Hale (Understudy)
Marshall Herrick (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Harry Bright [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1997
James Wilson
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Maggs
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Ozzie
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1990
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Young Donner
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1988
Donny Dulce

Photos

Brian Eng, Jim Caruso, Michael Winther, Jake Wildhorn Photo

Brian Eng, Jim Caruso, Michael Winther, Jake Wildhorn

From: 
Date:
08/17/2022
Michael Winther Photo

Michael Winther

From: 
Date:
07/15/2022
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Michael Winther

From: 
Date:
12/14/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre's Original Broadway Production, 2021
Performer (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Regional (US)]
Powerhouse Season Workshop, 2018
Performer

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2016
Bruce (Standby)

  [Regional (US)]
Barrington Stage Company World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble

Michael Winther (Understudy)

Anton Diabelli (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Mr. Haring, Johnny Lounge, Media/Critic/Journalist, Business Person, Prom Goer, New Yorker, SVA Student, Graffiti Artist, Celebrity, Gallery Owner, Ar

Various Roles

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Reverend Samuel Parris (Understudy)

Reverend John Hale (Understudy)

Marshall Herrick (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Harry Bright [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1997
James Wilson

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Maggs

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Ozzie

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1990
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Young Donner

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1988
Donny Dulce

Michael Winther Biography

LCT: Flying Over Sunset, Hapgood. Broadway: Fun Home (also The Public), 33 Variations, Mamma Mia!, The Crucible, 1776, Damn Yankees, Artist Descending a Staircase. Off-Broadway:Light Falls (John Jay/Brian Greene), The Laramie Project Cycle (BAM/Harvey Theater), Merrily We Roll Along (City Center Encores!), Songs From An Unmade Bed (Drama Desk nomination, NYTW), Radiant Baby (The Pubic). Regional includes Ahmanson/CTG, Old Globe, Goodspeed, Guthrie, La Jolla, Yale Rep., McCarter, Baltimore Centerstage, Perseverance and Berkeley Rep. Film/TV: The Avengers, Jumper, The Break-Up, Independence Day,“Hunters,” “Light Falls,” “The Blacklist,” “Boardwalk Empire.” Education: Williams College.




Michael Winther News

How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway? Photo How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway?
by BWW Features - Oct 2, 2022

Leopoldstadt marks the 19th production of a Tom Stoppard play to open on Broadway since Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead opened 55 years ago. Stoppard has won four Best Play Tony Awards, more than any other playwright in history. What are the 18 other productions of Tom Stoppard plays to open on Broadway? Let's take a look back!

Tony Danza, Chita Rivera, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week Photo Tony Danza, Chita Rivera, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 25, 2022

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards® Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Photos: Matt Baker And His Camera Return To THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland  Photo Photos: Matt Baker And His Camera Return To THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 12, 2022

The Lineup With Susie Mosher is looking as glamorous as ever in this Matt Baker photo essay.

Victoria Shaw, Jim Brickman & Peter Cincotti to Present THREE FRIENDS, ONE PIANO at B Photo Victoria Shaw, Jim Brickman & Peter Cincotti to Present THREE FRIENDS, ONE PIANO at Birdland in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present a special musical evening with three great musical talents Victoria Shaw, Jim Brickman, and Peter Cincotti, in “Three Friends, One Piano” on Monday, October 10 at 7:00 PM.

Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week Photo Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 3, 2022

Next week, 54 Below will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards® Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Tony Winner Julie Halston to Present New Show DECLASSIFIED! at Birdland in October Photo Tony Winner Julie Halston to Present New Show DECLASSIFIED! at Birdland in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2022

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present Julie Halston – the brilliant Tony Award-winning comedic actress – on Monday, October 17 at 7:00 PM. Ms. Halston returns to the Birdland stage – live and in person – after two-and-a-half years of global pandemic Zoom meetings and green screens.

Live At Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater Announce September 2022 Lineup Photo Live At Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater Announce September 2022 Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this September with a full slate of nightly performances!

Kate Shindle and Billy Stritch to Perform With Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf at Birdland Theat Photo Kate Shindle and Billy Stritch to Perform With Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf at Birdland Theater in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2022

BIRDLAND THEATER will present the return of Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf – the acclaimed cellist celebrating her recent album Music of Broadway for Cello and Piano – on Monday, September 19 at 8:30 PM.

Birdland to Present MEL AND ELLA SWING! With Billy Stritch and Gabrielle Stravelli in Photo Birdland to Present MEL AND ELLA SWING! With Billy Stritch and Gabrielle Stravelli in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club will present a special evening with renowned pianist and singer Billy Stritch and award-winning jazz vocalist Gabrielle Stravelli on Monday, September 19 at 7:00 PM.

Photos: JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY Is The Place For Those With A Song In Their Heart! Photo Photos: JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY Is The Place For Those With A Song In Their Heart!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 17, 2022

Every Monday, showbiz superstars hit the stage alongside up-and-comers, serving up jaw-dropping music and general razzle-dazzle on the Birdland stage. Showman Jim Caruso guides the entire affair with razor-sharp humor. Musical director Billy Stritch holds court at the ivories, along with Steve Doyle on bass and Daniel Glass on drums. But the real fun starts when the audience participates in the onstage festivities. Broadway legends, jazzers, cabaret divas, starry-eyed tourists, and kids right off the bus storm the stage to entertain each other. If you have a voice, a dream, and some sheet music, your Cast Party moment awaits. See photos from the show!

Michael Winther Videos

VIDEO: See Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton, Tony Yazbeck & More in FLYING OVER SUNS VideoVIDEO: See Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton, Tony Yazbeck & More in FLYING OVER SUNSET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 10, 2021

Set in the 1950’s, FLYING OVER SUNSET is a work of fiction inspired by the lives of three extraordinary and accomplished people - writer Aldous Huxley (played by Harry Hadden-Paton); playwright, diplomat, and congresswoman, Clare Boothe Luce (Carmen Cusack); and film legend Cary Grant (Tony Yazbeck) - each of whom in real life experimented with the drug LSD.

VIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show! VideoVIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2021

Rehearsals begin today, Tuesday, October 19, for the return of Lincoln Center Theater’s production of the new musical FLYING OVER SUNSET. Check out all new clips from the show featuring Carmen Cusack, Kanisha Marie Feliciano, Harry Hadden-Paton, Nehal Joshi, Emily Pynenburg, Michele Ragusa, Robert Sella, Laura Shoop, Atticus Ware, and Tony Yazbeck!

STAGE TUBE: Bechdels Hit the Road- Watch Highlights from the FUN HOME Tour!
by Stage Tube - Oct 6, 2016

The first National Tour of FUN HOME, the groundbreaking, Tony Award-winning Best Musical, just launched in Cleveland, OH at Playhouse Square and will then travel North America playing multi-week and week-long engagements.

BWW TV: A New Bunch of Bechdels Are Coming to a Town Near You- Meet the FUN HOME Family!
by TV - On the Road - Oct 1, 2016

The first National Tour of FUN HOME, the groundbreaking, Tony Award-winning Best Musical, will launch in Cleveland, OH at Playhouse Square and will then travel North America playing multi-week and week-long engagements. 

BWW TV Exclusive: Arielle Jacobs, Lisa Howard, Alexander Gemignani & More Sing the Songs of Jill Abramovitz!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2016

Broadway's Future Songbook Series -- presented by Arts and Artists at St. Paul -- just presented the songs of award-winning lyricist Jill Abramovitz. Produced and hosted by John Znidarsic, the concert featured performances by: Arielle Jacobs (Wicked), Lisa Howard (It Shoulda Been You), Alex Gemignani (Sunday in the Park With George), Jessica Vosk (Fiddler on the Roof), Kate Wetherhead (Clever Little Lies), Kevin Pariseau (Legally Blonde), Dana Steingold, F. Michael Haynie (Dogfight), Michael Winther (33 Variations).

STAGE TUBE: Sally Wilfert Sings 'I Love My Voice' From Barrington's YOU'RE STANDING IN MY WAY
by Stage Tube - Aug 14, 2015

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, will present the premiere of You're Standing in My Way: A New Song Cycle by William Finn and Deborah Abramson, from August 14-17 at Mr. Finn's Cabaret, located on the lower level of the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield.  In the video below, Sally Wilfert is singing a song from the songwriting team of Deborah Abramson and two time Tony Award winner William Finn. Check it out!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from the Broadway Close Up Series' BOUND FOR BROADWAY Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 12, 2014

Kaufman Music Center's Broadway Close Up series kicked off earlier this week, giving Broadway fans the behind the scenes experience of musicals old and new with eye-opening interviews and inspiring performances by some of Broadway's greatest talents at the renowned Merkin Concert Hall.

BWW TV: Watch SUBMISSIONS ONLY's Season 3, Episode 6 Trailer- with Audra McDonald & More!
by SUBMISSIONS ONLY - May 9, 2014

'Submissions Only,' Broadway's favorite webseries, is back with a new episode in just a few days! Episode 6 of Submissions Only will air at 12:00 a.m. on Monday, May 12, and be available to view on demand at any time throughout the day on Monday. Check out a trailer below!

BWW TV: Catching Up with the Cast of SUBMISSIONS ONLY- Kate Wetherhead!
by SUBMISSIONS ONLY - May 10, 2014

'Submissions Only,' Broadway's favorite webseries, is back on Monday, May 12, with episode 6! Can't wait until Monday? Below, get your Submissions Only fix with a behind the scenes conversation with creator and star Kate Wetherhead (Penny), led by Colin Hanlon!

MEGA STAGE TUBE: Rory O'Malley, Andrew Keenan-Bolger & More Perform with the Skivvies
by Stage Tube - Jun 13, 2013

Each week, Broadway cast members and audiences alike gather to mix and mingle at 54 Below, Broadway's most intimate haunt, located in the heart of the theatre district. At this week's Backstage was The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley), Gaby Alter (composer of new Off-BroadwayNobody Loves You), Rory O'Malley (Book of Mormon, Nobody Loves You), Bob Stillman (Grey Gardens, Dirty Blonde, Kiss of the Spider Woman), Jane Blass (Annie), Michael Winther (Mamma Mia, 33 Variations), The Stone Brothers and Cathy Grier aka NYC subway girl. Check out highlights below!


Michael Winther Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Michael Winther been in?
Michael Winther has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

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