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Mykal Kilgore

 
Bio:
Kilgore has stolen the hearts of music lovers everywhere through his work on the Broadway stage (Motown the Musical, Book of Mormon, Hair), his notable performance as part of NBC's The Wiz Live! and Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, and his viral "Reclaiming My Time" inspired by Congresswoman ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Kilgore has stolen the hearts of music lovers everywhere through his work on the Broadway stage (Motown the Musical, Book of Mormon, Hair), his notable performance as part of NBC's The Wiz Live! and Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, and his viral "Reclaiming My Time" inspired by Congresswoman ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Productions Concert, 2020
Judah
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Production, 2018
Performer
  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2018
Ensemble
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny's Revival Adaptation, 2017
Annas
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble [Replacement]
Marvin Gaye (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
1st National US Tour, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Harry
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Member of the Tribe [Replacement]

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Productions Concert, 2020
Judah

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Production, 2018
Performer

  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2018
Ensemble

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny's Revival Adaptation, 2017
Annas

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble [Replacement]

Marvin Gaye (Understudy) [Replacement]

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

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Harry

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Member of the Tribe [Replacement]

Mykal Kilgore Biography

Kilgore has stolen the hearts of music lovers everywhere through his work on the Broadway stage (Motown the Musical, Book of Mormon, Hair), his notable performance as part of NBC's The Wiz Live! and Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, and his viral "Reclaiming My Time" inspired by Congresswoman Maxine Waters.

Theatre Credits: Motown the Musical (Broadway), The Book of Mormon (Tour), Hair (Broadway), Freckleface Strawberry (Off-Broadway), Band Geeks (The Human Race Theater Co.). To every Teacher, Parent, and Shug... I Love You! Faith.Trust.Integrity.Love. This one's for Sonya Yvette Garcia. The Wiz Live! Mykal Kilgore: Live in Concert at Apollo Music Cafe






Mykal Kilgore News

Interview: Catching Up with 2021 Jimmy Awards Winner Bryson Battle Photo Interview: Catching Up with 2021 Jimmy Awards Winner Bryson Battle
by Team BWW - Jun 20, 2022

It's been one year since Bryson Battle took center stage as a winner of the 12th annual Jimmy Awards. As a participant from Charlotte, North Carolina's Blumey Awards, Battle took part in the first ever virtual presentation on July 15, 2021, and was awarded Best Performance by an Actor, along with a check for $25,000 to further his education. BroadwayWorld is checking in with Bryson to catch up on what he's been up to since his big win, as well as advice for this year's participants.

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek of Joshua Henry, Tonya Pinkins & More in THE BIG MIX - JUNETE Photo VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek of Joshua Henry, Tonya Pinkins & More in THE BIG MIX - JUNETEENTH at Little Island
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022

The Big Mix - Juneteenth will play June 16 to 19 at 8:00 p.m., hosted by Tony and Grammy Award nominee Joshua Henry (Into the Woods, Waitress, Carousel). With performances from Tony Award winner Tonya Pinkins ('All My Children,' Mother Courage and Her Children, Holler If Ya Hear Me), and more.

THE CRINOLYNNS, New Girl Group Musical, Gets Private Industry Reading Photo THE CRINOLYNNS, New Girl Group Musical, Gets Private Industry Reading
by Stephi Wild - Jun 14, 2022

Stage Right Greensburg and their GhostLight Initiative are presenting a private industry reading of the new musical, THE CRINOLYNNS on June 14th. The cast will feature Jeanne Kane as Ann, Eva Rainforth as Roz Lynn, and Toni Schlemmer as Maddie Lynn.

Idina Menzel, Beth Malone, Jose Llana, Mykal Kilgore & More to Star in THE BIG MIX at Photo Idina Menzel, Beth Malone, Jose Llana, Mykal Kilgore & More to Star in THE BIG MIX at Little Island
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022

Little Island, New York City’s new public park in Hudson River Park by W. 13th Street, announced today the complete casting for The Big Mix, a three-week, three-holiday, one-of-a-kind performance party. Get the scoop on who's performing and how to attend!

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A STRANGE LOOP; HADESTOWN; MR. SATURDAY NIGHT; MRS. DOUBTFIRE; THE BOOK OF MORMON;  GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY and ROMEO & BERNADETTE on Monday, June 20th at 7 PM.   

Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERF Photo Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERFORMANCE... at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis will continue his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of AT THIS PERFORMANCE‚Ķ‚ĄĘ to be held on Monday, June 20th ¬†at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM.

Photos: Pulitzer Prize-Winner FAT HAM Opens at The Public Theater! Photo Photos: Pulitzer Prize-Winner FAT HAM Opens at The Public Theater!
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2022

FAT HAM, the 2022 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, celebrated its opening night last night at The Public Theater! Go inside the celebration!

Private Industry Reading Of New Girl Group Musical THE CRINOLYNNS Set In Greensburg Photo Private Industry Reading Of New Girl Group Musical THE CRINOLYNNS Set In Greensburg
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2022

Stage Right Greensburg and their GhostLight Initiative are presenting a private industry reading of the new musical, THE CRINOLYNNS on June 14th.

BWW Review: THE NEW YORK POPS 39TH BIRTHDAY GALA at Carnegie Hall by Guest Reviewer A Photo BWW Review: THE NEW YORK POPS 39TH BIRTHDAY GALA at Carnegie Hall by Guest Reviewer Andrew Poretz
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 29, 2022

A true star-studded evening recently played Carnegie Hall as the New York Pops celebrates 39 years with a gala featuring the works of Kristen & Bobby Lopez,

'For the First Time in Forever: The Songs of Kristen and Bobby Lopez at Carnegie Hall Photo 'For the First Time in Forever: The Songs of Kristen and Bobby Lopez at Carnegie Hall' - More Photos & Info!
by James Blinken - Apr 28, 2022

On April 25, 2022, The New York Pops celebrated their 39th Birthday with their yearly gala (the first since 2019), honoring Broadway legends Kristen and Bobby Lopez in: 'For The First Time In Forever: The Songs Of Kristen And Bobby Lopez!' The EGOT winning duo is known for their works on Broadway for the long-running smash hit 'The Book of Mormon' and modern Disney classics such as 'Frozen.' They recently won an Emmy for their song 'Agatha All Along' from Marvel Studios' 'Wandavison.'

Mykal Kilgore Videos

VIDEO: Sneak Peek of Encores! THE LIFE in Rehearsals VideoVIDEO: Sneak Peek of Encores! THE LIFE in Rehearsals
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 14, 2022

The Life, directed and adapted by Billy Porter, is getting ready to begin performances at City Center Encores! this week. The production stars Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen, Antwayn Hopper as Memphis, Grammy nominee Mykal Kilgore as Young JoJo, Grammy Award winner Ledisi as Sonja, Erika Olson as Mary, Destan Owens as Old Jojo, and Ken Robinson as Fleetwood. Performances run March 16-20, 2022.

Photos: The Muny Opens 103rd Season With SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE VideoPhotos: The Muny Opens 103rd Season With SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE
by Alan Henry - Jul 27, 2021

Check out photos from The Muny's production of the hit jukebox musical, Smokey Joe’s Cafe!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At The Muny's SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE
by Alan Henry - Jul 27, 2021

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Muny's production of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE! Get a first look at the cast in action.

BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of STICK & STONES with Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and VideoBWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of STICK & STONES with Audra McDonald, George Salazar, and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 14, 2020

The online concert premiere of the new musical Sticks & Stones will feature a star-studded cast including Audra McDonald, Javier Mu√Īoz and George Salazar when it premieres Friday, October 16, 2020, as part of National Bullying Prevention Month. We've got a sneak peek!

VIDEO: Mykal Kilgore, Gizel Jimenez, and Kathryn Allison Perform 'Token Goat Song' by VideoVIDEO: Mykal Kilgore, Gizel Jimenez, and Kathryn Allison Perform 'Token Goat Song' by Rona Siddiqui as Part of WICKED's Flying Free Series
by Stage Tube - Jul 21, 2020

As part of the Flying Free: Wicked Inspired Songs series (presented with ASCAP), watch an all new video of 'Token Goat Song', written by Rona Siddiqui, filmed last year and performed by Broadway's Mykal Kilgore with WICKED alums Gizel Jiménez and Kathryn Allison.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from MCP's Star-Studded JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR D VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from MCP's Star-Studded JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 18, 2020

Just last night, Manhattan Concert Productions presented a 50th Anniversary Celebration of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Michael Arden (Stage Director) and Stephen Oremus (Music Director) lead this one-night-only performance, featuring a chorus of over 300 singers from across the United States, professional cast and creative team, and the New York City Chamber Orchestra.

BWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of MCP's JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT! VideoBWW TV: Watch a Sneak Peek of MCP's JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT!
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 15, 2020

On Monday night, Manhattan Concert Productions will present a 50th Anniversary Celebration of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. Michael Arden (Stage Director) and Stephen Oremus (Music Director) lead this one-night-only performance, featuring a chorus of over 300 singers from across the United States, professional cast and creative team, and the New York City Chamber Orchestra.

VIDEO: Inside THE WHO'S TOMMY Starring Casey Cott, Christian Borle and More VideoVIDEO: Inside THE WHO'S TOMMY Starring Casey Cott, Christian Borle and More
by Stage Tube - May 13, 2019

The Kennedy Center presented the Broadway Center Stage production of The Who's Tommy, with direction and choreography by Josh Rhodes April 24-April 29, 2019. Check out highlights from the production below!

VIDEO: Mykal Kilgore Sings 'King of the World' from SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD VideoVIDEO: Mykal Kilgore Sings 'King of the World' from SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD
by Stage Tube - Jan 11, 2019

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced the second single from Jason Robert Brown's landmark musical Songs for a New World. Preview the music video of 'King of the World' below!

VIDEO: Billy Porter Goes Acoustic in Original Song 'Love The Pain Away' VideoVIDEO: Billy Porter Goes Acoustic in Original Song 'Love The Pain Away'
by Stage Tube - Jan 7, 2019

Broadway & Pose Star Billy Porter has teamed up with Broadway YouTuber Michael Korte to deliver some vocal magic! For Korte's 'One Take' acoustic sessions, Billy sings his original song 'Love The Pain Away'


Mykal Kilgore Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mykal Kilgore been in?
Mykal Kilgore has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Mykal Kilgore been in?
Mykal Kilgore has not appeared in the West End