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Mike Wartella

 
Bio:
Off-Broadway: Bacchus in The Kid (The New Group), JoJo in Seussical (Theaterworks/USA), Oliver in Oliver Twist (Theatre for a New Audience). Regional: Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Dick Wilkins in A Christmas Carol, and Owen in A Prayer for Owen Meany, for which he received an Ovation ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Off-Broadway: Bacchus in The Kid (The New Group), JoJo in Seussical (Theaterworks/USA), Oliver in Oliver Twist (Theatre for a New Audience). Regional: Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Dick Wilkins in A Christmas Carol, and Owen in A Prayer for Owen Meany, for which he received an Ovation ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2011
Steve, Gordon, Waiter, and others

Photos

Joey McIntyre and Mike Wartella Photo

Joey McIntyre and Mike Wartella

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03/17/2022
Mike Wartella and Christy Altomare Photo

Mike Wartella and Christy Altomare

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03/17/2022
Kingsley Leggs and Mike Wartella Photo

Kingsley Leggs and Mike Wartella

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03/17/2022
Mike Wartella and Dion DiMucci  Photo

Mike Wartella and Dion DiMucci

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05/05/2018
Mike Wartella and Dion DiMucci  Photo

Mike Wartella and Dion DiMucci

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05/05/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2011
Steve, Gordon, Waiter, and others

Mike Wartella Biography

Off-Broadway: Bacchus in The Kid (The New Group), JoJo in Seussical (Theaterworks/USA), Oliver in Oliver Twist (Theatre for a New Audience). Regional: Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Dick Wilkins in A Christmas Carol, and Owen in A Prayer for Owen Meany, for which he received an Ovation nomination, (all with the Denver Center Theatre Company), Oliver in Oliver Twist (co-production with A.R.T, and Berkeley Rep). His film credits include: Gibbz in Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet, and Young Benjamin in the Hallmark original movie Loving Leah. He graduated form Circle In The Square Theater School class '06.




Mike Wartella News

Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MU Photo Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MUSICAL Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Joshua Henry will head the cast of Brave New World: The Musical (as World Controller Thomas Mond) for an invitation-only industry reading on May 23rd in Midtown Manhattan. Joining Henry will be Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes, and more.

Listen: Christy Altomare & Mike Wartella Chat All Things THE WANDERER on BREAKING THE Photo Listen: Christy Altomare & Mike Wartella Chat All Things THE WANDERER on BREAKING THE CURTAIN Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

In this latest interview, Breaking the Curtain welcomed Mike Wartella and Christy Altomare to chat all about the hit new musical The Wanderer, based on the life of legendary singer/songwriter Dion.

Review Roundup: THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse Photo Review Roundup: THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Review Roundups - Apr 6, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse's world premiere of The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer, Dion DiMucci, just celebrated its opening night.

VIDEO: Dion DiMucci Joins Curtain Call for THE WANDERER! Photo VIDEO: Dion DiMucci Joins Curtain Call for THE WANDERER!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse is presenting the world premiere of The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer, Dion DiMucci. The show will play through April 24, 2022. 

BWW Review: THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse-Musical Theatre to Treasure Photo BWW Review: THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse-Musical Theatre to Treasure
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 5, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse is now presenting the vibrant world premiere of The Wanderer. Based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, Dion DiMucci, it features a stellar cast that performs an array of memorable and legendary songs.

Photos/Video: First Look at Broadway-Bound THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse Photo Photos/Video: First Look at Broadway-Bound THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022

All new production photos and video have been released for Paper Mill Playhouse's world premiere of The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer, Dion DiMucci.

Performances Begin Tomorrow for Broadway-Bound THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse Photo Performances Begin Tomorrow for Broadway-Bound THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2022

Performances begin tomorrow, Thursday, March 24, for¬†Paper Mill Playhouse's world premiere of¬†The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer‚ÄĮDion DiMucci.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For THE WANDERER at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse¬†has released rehearsal photos for the world premiere of¬†The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer‚ÄĮDion DiMucci.

Complete Casting Announced For THE WANDERER At Paper Mill Playhouse Photo Complete Casting Announced For THE WANDERER At Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse¬†has announced casting for the world premiere of The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer‚ÄĮDion DiMucci.

Berkshire Theatre Group to Present Rev Tor 25th Anniversary Jam Photo Berkshire Theatre Group to Present Rev Tor 25th Anniversary Jam
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2021

On Saturday, November 20, Rev Tor returns to The Colonial stage to celebrate The 25th Anniversary of The Rev Tor Band. Since 1996, Rev Tor has been a powerful presence on the East Coast club and festival circuit, performing in venues from Maine to Key West, Florida.

Mike Wartella Videos

VIDEO: Dion DiMucci Joins Curtain Call for THE WANDERER! VideoVIDEO: Dion DiMucci Joins Curtain Call for THE WANDERER!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse is presenting the world premiere of The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer, Dion DiMucci. The show will play through April 24, 2022. 

VIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of NYTW's 25 YEARS OF RENT: MEASURED IN LOVE VideoVIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of NYTW's 25 YEARS OF RENT: MEASURED IN LOVE
by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2021

A quarter century ago, Jonathan Larson's groundbreaking musical, RENT, opened at New York Theatre Workshop. From its humble beginnings at NYTW, this rock musical went on to shape a generation. What began in the East Village traveled to Broadway, across the nation and around the world. While we await showtime, check out a trailer for the big event!

VIDEO: Watch Diana DeGarmo, Ace Young, John Krause & More in the RISE TOGETHER Fundra VideoVIDEO: Watch Diana DeGarmo, Ace Young, John Krause & More in the RISE TOGETHER Fundraiser Music Video
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2020

RISE TOGETHER, SWEAT TOGETHER: A VIRTUAL FITNESS FUNDRAISER launches today, May 17th, 2020, in support of World Central Kitchens' Covid-19 relief work.

STAGE TUBE: Tamika Sonja Lawrence Performs Will van Dyke's 'A Seat At The Table' at 54 Below
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2013

Tony Award-winner Billy Porter and stars from BOOK OF MORMON, MOTOWN, MATILDA, WICKED, BRING IT ON, and KINKY BOOTS performed October 14th, 9:30PM concert 'WILL VAN DYKE & FRIENDS' at 54 Below. Check out Tamika Sonja Lawrence perform Will van Dyke's 'A Seat At The Table' below!