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Mike McGowan

 
Bio:
Broadway: Ragtime (Whitman), Grease (Vince), Apple Tree, The Producers. NYC: Bernstein's Mass, Thou Swell (Lincoln Center, NYCB), Body Beautiful (York), Ringling Bros. (Ringmaster), Macbeth (Macbeth). Regional: Kiss Me Kate (Petruchio/Fred, Paper Mill), Carnival (Marco, Goodspeed), Candide (Max), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Ragtime (Whitman), Grease (Vince), Apple Tree, The Producers. NYC: Bernstein's Mass, Thou Swell (Lincoln Center, NYCB), Body Beautiful (York), Ringling Bros. (Ringmaster), Macbeth (Macbeth). Regional: Kiss Me Kate (Petruchio/Fred, Paper Mill), Carnival (Marco, Goodspeed), Candide (Max), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Le Tremouille
  [US Tour]
1st National US Tour, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Mission President [Replacement]
Joseph Smith [Replacement]
Price's Dad [Replacement]
Missionary Training Center Voice [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Frank
Bob (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Toronto]
Pre-Broadway North American Production, 2010
Frank
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Guard
Stage Hand
Ensemble
Prisoner
King Arik's Court
Flip, the Prince, Charming (Understudy)
King Arik (Understudy)
Captain Sanjar (Understudy)
Adam (Understudy)
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
O'Rourke [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Bailiff [Replacement]

Photos

Monte Riegel Wheeler, Mike McGowan, Jennifer Byrne Photo

Monte Riegel Wheeler, Mike McGowan, Jennifer Byrne

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06/26/2019
Gabrielle Kanagy, Noah Sickman, Ava Griffin, Mike McGowan, Evie Griffin, Catherine Ch Photo

Gabrielle Kanagy, Noah Sickman, Ava Griffin, Mike McGowan, Evie Griffin, Catherine Charlebois, Carson Kindle, Cecilia Trippiedi, and Josie Anderson

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06/26/2019
Mike McGowan, Catherine Charlebois and Children Photo

Mike McGowan, Catherine Charlebois and Children

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06/26/2019
Monte Riegel Wheeler, Mike McGowan, Jennifer Byrne Photo

Monte Riegel Wheeler, Mike McGowan, Jennifer Byrne

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06/26/2019
Mike McGowan, Catherine Charlebois, and von Trapp children. Photo

Mike McGowan, Catherine Charlebois, and von Trapp children.

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06/26/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2017
Le Tremouille

  [US Tour]
1st National US Tour, 2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Mission President [Replacement]

Joseph Smith [Replacement]

Price's Dad [Replacement]

Missionary Training Center Voice [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Frank

Bob (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Toronto]
Pre-Broadway North American Production, 2010
Frank

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Guard

Stage Hand

Ensemble

Prisoner

King Arik's Court

Flip, the Prince, Charming (Understudy)

King Arik (Understudy)

Captain Sanjar (Understudy)

Adam (Understudy)

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
O'Rourke [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

Bailiff [Replacement]

Mike McGowan Biography

Broadway: Ragtime (Whitman), Grease (Vince), Apple Tree, The Producers. NYC: Bernstein's Mass, Thou Swell (Lincoln Center, NYCB), Body Beautiful (York), Ringling Bros. (Ringmaster), Macbeth (Macbeth). Regional: Kiss Me Kate (Petruchio/Fred, Paper Mill), Carnival (Marco, Goodspeed), Candide (Max), Jekyll/Hyde, Carl-Magnus, Ernst, Capt. Walker, MUD, Life's a Dream. Film: The Producers. Television: "The Electric Company," "Delocated," "Curb Your Enthusiasm."




Mike McGowan News

BWW Review: Sandy Springs Comes to Life with THE SOUND OF MUSIC at City Springs Theat Photo BWW Review: Sandy Springs Comes to Life with THE SOUND OF MUSIC at City Springs Theatre
by Caroline Powell - Sep 15, 2021

City Springs Theatre Company (CSTC) has returned for their fourth season in the Byers Theatre, opening with the classic THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Directed by Atlanta native and Tony Award-winner Shuler Hensley, this production kicked off the season with delightful fanfare.

Emmy Winning Digital Drama Joins OUTFEST Worldwide Live Watch Party Photo Emmy Winning Digital Drama Joins OUTFEST Worldwide Live Watch Party
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2020

On Saturday, June 27th After Forever Season 2 joins Outfest's inaugural United in Pride digital film festival for a live virtual watch party starting at 4:30PM PST at unitedinpridefest.com.

AFTER FOREVER Receives 6 Daytime Emmy Nominations Photo AFTER FOREVER Receives 6 Daytime Emmy Nominations
by A.A. Cristi - May 21, 2020

Season 2 of After Forever, has been nominated for 6 Daytime Emmy Awards. This follows its history-making first season's 5 Emmy wins including Outstanding Digital Drama Series; making it the most Emmy-awarded LGBT-themed Drama Series on any platform.  Both seasons of After Forever stream via Amazon Prime Video.

Digital Drama Series Returns For Season 2 On Amazon Photo Digital Drama Series Returns For Season 2 On Amazon
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2020

Season 2 of After Forever picks up 6 months after Season 1 ended. Brian (2019 Emmy Award winner, Kevin Spirtas) is dating David (Mike McGowan) with whom he was set up at the end of Season 1 by his late husband's parents, Frannie and Carl (2019 Emmy Award nominee Anita Gillette, and Lenny Wolpe).

Five-Time Emmy Winning AFTER FOREVER Premieres Season Two Photo Five-Time Emmy Winning AFTER FOREVER Premieres Season Two
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 24, 2020

A standing room crowd gathered for a Season 2 Premiere launch last week at The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Renberg Theatre including Sam Harris, Bill Brochtrup, Lawrence Zarian, Gregory Zarian, Todd Sherry, Christopher J Hanke, Nick Adams, and Tony Award winning producer for Dear Evan Hansen, Scott Mauro.

ANNIE Comes to Casa Manana Photo ANNIE Comes to Casa Manana
by Julie Musbach - Oct 14, 2019

Casa Ma√Īana continues its 2019-20, presented by Frank Kent Cadillac, with Annie, November 2-10, 2019. Tickets are on sale now.

Emelin Theatre Announces October Events Photo Emelin Theatre Announces October Events
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2019

October events have been announced at the Emelin Theatre in Mamaroneck, See the full lineup below.

 Photo Flash: First Look at MTWichita's THE SOUND OF MUSIC Photo Photo Flash: First Look at MTWichita's THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 26, 2019

Music Theatre Wichita has begun its 2019 Season with a brand new production of The Sound of Music, starring Broadway artists Catherine Charlebois (Wicked), Mike McGowan (Mormon, Priscilla), and Katie Banks-Todd (Phantom), along with Jennifer Byrne (The Evil Dead) and Monte Riegel Wheeler (The "It" Girl) leading a 52-member cast. The production was created with new scenic designs by Adam Koch, enhanced with Alpine backdrops by XuZheng He, choreography by Brian J. Marcum (Elf - The Musica), and a 29-piece orchestra conducted by Thomas W. Douglas. 

BWW Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Music Theatre Wichita, A thought-provoking musical  Photo BWW Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at Music Theatre Wichita, A thought-provoking musical still poignant to our times
by Craig Richardson - Jun 13, 2019

Opening Night. There's nothing like it in the world. Jitters can occur. Mistakes could happen. One hopes everything comes together and the rehearsal time and hard work has paid off. Luckily, for Music Theatre Wichita's producing artistic director Wayne Bryan, opening night was nothing short of absolute shear success for his season opener ‚ÄúThe Sound of Music.‚ÄĚ Music Theatre Wichita is in its 48th year.

BWW Review: Peter Rothstein's Extraordinarily Moving and Beautifully Realized ALL IS  Photo BWW Review: Peter Rothstein's Extraordinarily Moving and Beautifully Realized ALL IS CALM: THE CHRISTMAS TRUCE OF 1914
by Michael Dale - Dec 22, 2018

Shortly after midnight, on Christmas Day of 1914, a German soldier whose name is now lost to history committed what might be the most subversive act in all of modern warfare.  He walked, unarmed, out of the front line trenches and into the middle of No Man's Land, faced the enemy British soldiers before him and, in his native tongue, began singing 'Silent Night.'

Mike McGowan Videos

BWW TV: Watch Jo Lampert Rock The Public Theater in JOAN OF ARC: INTO THE FIRE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 14, 2017

The Public Theater's world premiere of Joan of Arc: Into the Fire, with book, music, and lyrics by David Byrne, choreography by Steven Hoggett, and directed by Alex Timbers, officially opens tomorrow, March 15. BroadwayWorld has a look at highlights of Jo Lampert and the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Here We Go Again! Watch Highlights from MAMMA MIA! at The Muny
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2016

Mamma Mia!, directed by Dan Knechtges, choreographed by Jessica Hartman and music directed by Michael Horsley, just opened at The Muny. Click below to watch highlights of the starry cast in action!

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes with the Costume Designer of Huntington Theatre's A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC
by Stage Tube - Aug 28, 2015

The Huntington Theatre Company will open its 2015-2016 season with the Tony Award-winning musical A Little Night Music, Stephen Sondheim's most romantic and popular work, led by Tony and Olivier nominee Haydn Gwynne, as well as Broadway's Stephen Bogardus and Lauren Molina. Huntington Artistic Director Peter DuBois (after all the terrible things I do; Smart People; Rapture, Blister, Burn; and Becky Shaw) will direct. Performances will run September 11 - October 11, 2015 at the Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre. Check out the video below on outfitting the cast in the show!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights! Anastasia Barzee and More in KISS ME, KATE at The Old Globe
by Stage Tube - Jul 9, 2015

The Old Globe's presentation of Kiss Me, Kate, the classic musical comedy featuring a book by Sam and Bella Spewackand an iconic score by Cole Porter, is a spectacular revival in collaboration with Hartford Stage, choreographed by Peggy Hickey and directed by Hartford Stage Artistic Director and former Old Globe Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak, who won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical for A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, which made its world premiere at The Old Globe and Hartford Stage in 2013. The Old Globe engagement runs now through August 2, with opening night tonight, July 9, on the Donald and Darlene ShileyStage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

BWW TV: The Wives Have Arrived! Watch Highlights from Broadway-Bound THE FIRST WIVES CLUB in Chicago
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 11, 2015

The premiere of the new Broadway-bound musical First Wives Club opens tonight, March 11, 2015 at the Oriental Theatre (24 West Randolph St.) and runs through March 29, 2015. Below, BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Backstage with the Cast and Crew of SOUTH PACIFIC at Music Theatre Wichita
by Stage Tube - Jun 21, 2014

Music Theatre Wichita opened its 43rd summer season this week with the first of its five large-scale productions, Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific. Check out a video of the cast and crew backstage below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Music Theatre Wichita's SOUTH PACIFIC with Erin Mackey
by Stage Tube - Jun 13, 2014

Music Theatre Wichita opened its 43rd summer season this week with the first of its five large-scale productions, Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific. Check out highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Paper Mill Playhouse's SOUTH PACIFIC with Erin Mackey, Mike McGowan & More!
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse continues its 75th Anniversary Season with the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific. With music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, and book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan, South Pacific is directed by Rob Ruggiero and choreographed by Ralph Perkins. Check out highlights from the production, featuring Erin Mackey, below!

BWW TV: In the Rehearsal Room with Paper Mill Playhouse's SOUTH PACIFIC- Watch a Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 4, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse continues its 75th Anniversary Season with the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific. With music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, and book by Oscar Hammerstein II andJoshua Logan, South Pacific is directed by Rob Ruggiero and choreographed by Ralph Perkins. The full company just met the press and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the big event. Check out interviews with the cast and a performance preview below!

BWW TV: Star-Studded Red Carpet Arrivals for Pantages' BOOK OF MORMON - Jason Alexander, Don Cheadle, Viola Davis & More!
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Sep 17, 2012

The West Coast Premiere of THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, officially opened September 12 at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood. Broadway World TV's Los Angeles Correspondent and Co-Producer Michael Sterling and Co-Producer Jerry Evans of JLE Media, Inc. were on hand for the red carpet festivities which included such celebrities as Jason Alexander, Rosanna Arquette, Simon Baker, Eric Balfour, Justin Bartha, Beth Behrs, Juie Bowen, Cher, Don Cheadle, Viola Davis, Heather Graham, Laura Dern, Jonathan Groff, Daryl Hannah, Kathy Griffin, Marica Gay Harden, John Hawkes, Lisa Kudrow, Diane Ladd, Tobey Maquire, Bill Maher, Garry Marshall, Julia Ormand, Dermot Mulroney, Carl Reiner, Parker Posey, Jane Seymour, and Alicia Silverstone. Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone were also in attendance. The much anticipated run of THE BOOK OF MORMON will continue through November 25, 2012.


Mike McGowan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mike McGowan been in?
Mike McGowan has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Mike McGowan been in?
Mike McGowan has not appeared in the West End