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Neal Benari

 
Date of Birth: March 20, 1952 (70)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Neil Diamond (Now) (Standby)
  [New York]
York Theatre Production, 2018
Rabbi Sherman
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2007
Performer
  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Performer
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2005
Tateh
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Avram [Replacement]
Constable (Understudy) [Replacement]
Lazar Wolf (Understudy) [Replacement]
Tevye (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2001
Zoser
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Pharaoh (Standby)
Zoser (Standby)
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1996
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1995
Victor / Victoria Ensemble [Replacement]
King Marchan (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [New York]
Reading, 1997
Performer

Photos

Neal Benari (Yair Hirschfeld) Photo

Neal Benari (Yair Hirschfeld)

From: 
Date:
09/17/2018
Jeff Talbott (Terje Rod-Larsen), Demosthenes Chrysan (Ahmed Qurie), Neal Benari (Yair Photo

Jeff Talbott (Terje Rod-Larsen), Demosthenes Chrysan (Ahmed Qurie), Neal Benari (Yair Hirschfeld) and Kate Middleton (Mona Juul)

From: 
Date:
09/17/2018
Ben Fankhauser, Tim Jerome, Julie Benko, Peyton Lusk, Lori Wilner, Ned Eisenberg and  Photo

Ben Fankhauser, Tim Jerome, Julie Benko, Peyton Lusk, Lori Wilner, Ned Eisenberg and Neal Benari

From: 
Date:
02/11/2018
Annette Jolles and Darren R. Cohen with the cast- Ben Fankhauser, Tim Jerome, Julie B Photo

Annette Jolles and Darren R. Cohen with the cast- Ben Fankhauser, Tim Jerome, Julie Benko, Peyton Lusk, Lori Wilner, Neal Benari and Ned Eisenberg

From: 
Date:
02/11/2018
Lori Wilner, James Morgan and Neal Benari Photo

Lori Wilner, James Morgan and Neal Benari

From: 
Date:
02/11/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Neil Diamond (Now) (Standby)

  [New York]
York Theatre Production, 2018
Rabbi Sherman

  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2007
Performer

  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Performer

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2005
Tateh

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Avram [Replacement]

Constable (Understudy) [Replacement]

Lazar Wolf (Understudy) [Replacement]

Tevye (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2001
Zoser

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Pharaoh (Standby)

Zoser (Standby)

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1996
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1995
Victor / Victoria Ensemble [Replacement]

King Marchan (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [New York]
Reading, 1997
Performer






Neal Benari News

Robyn Hurder Will Miss Upcoming Performances of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Due to COVID-19 Photo Robyn Hurder Will Miss Upcoming Performances of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Due to COVID-19
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that Robyn Hurder will miss upcoming performances of A Beautiful Noise due to testing positive for COVID-19. Robyn took to Instagram to share the unfortunate news, where she also stated that she will return to the production on July 20th.

Review Roundup: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World Premie Photo Review Roundup: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World Premiere
by Review Roundups - Jul 12, 2022

The world premiere engagement of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will opened on Sunday, July 10, after a postponement due to COVID cases in the company. Let's see what the critics had to say!

Photos: First Look at A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World  Photo Photos: First Look at A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Pre-Broadway World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 5, 2022

The world premiere engagement of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will resume performances on Thursday, July 7 at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre. Opening night for the new musical will remain Sunday, July 10 with tickets for the extended engagement now available through Sunday, August 7. Get a first look at production photos here!

Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Begins Performances Tonight Photo Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Begins Performances Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

The world premiere of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will begin performances tonight at Boston’s Emerson Colonial Theatre. Learn about the new production!

Photos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' Photo Photos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' at the Red Sox Game
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 19, 2022

In a rare public appearance, Neil Diamond joined Will Swenson and the cast of the A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical at a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in a rousing and joyous performance of his iconic song ‚ÄúSweet Caroline.‚ÄĚ Check out photos and video here!¬†

Complete Cast Announced For Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL  Photo Complete Cast Announced For Pre-Broadway A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Starring Will Swenson
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022

Meet the complete cast for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical, as rehearsals began in New York ahead of the musical's world premiere, pre-Broadway engagement this summer at Boston's Emerson Colonial Theatre.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, December 7 with Ana Gasteyer and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, December 7 with Ana Gasteyer and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 7, 2020

Today (December 7) in live streaming: Ana Gasteyer sings with Seth Rudetsky, The Prompter on Plays in the House, and so much more!

York Theatre Company Presents BAR MITZVAH BOY Panel With Ben Fankhauser, Timothy Jero Photo York Theatre Company Presents BAR MITZVAH BOY Panel With Ben Fankhauser, Timothy Jerome, Neal Benari and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2020

Just in time for Hanukkah! Join The York Theatre Company on December 7 at 7pm as they revisit Bar Mitzvah Boy, the bittersweet musical comedy based on Jack Rosenthal's award-winning 1976 BBC1 teleplay of the same name about a young Jewish Londoner who runs away from the Bar Mitzvah into which his parents have poured their efforts and their money.

BWW Review: GRAND HOTEL Enchants at The Merry - Go- Round Playhouse Photo BWW Review: GRAND HOTEL Enchants at The Merry - Go- Round Playhouse
by Natasha Ashley - Jul 15, 2019

The Merry a?" Go a?" Round Playhouse is now enchanting audiences with a breathtaking production of Grand Hotel the Musical. Director Brett Smock's productions often are memorable and this one is no exception. With the lavish set, spot on casting, and impressive choreography this production is one of the top productions I've seen presented at The Merry - Go a?" Round Playhouse.

Photo Flash: GRAND HOTEL Opens At The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Photo Photo Flash: GRAND HOTEL Opens At The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 10, 2019

The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival (FLMTF) opens its second production this season, the song and dance spectacular, Grand Hotel. The show runs July 10 through July 31 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Emerson Park.

Neal Benari Videos

Photos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' VideoPhotos & Video: Neil Diamond & the Cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Perform 'Sweet Caroline' at the Red Sox Game
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 19, 2022

In a rare public appearance, Neil Diamond joined Will Swenson and the cast of the A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical at a Red Sox game at Fenway Park in a rousing and joyous performance of his iconic song ‚ÄúSweet Caroline.‚ÄĚ Check out photos and video here!¬†


Neal Benari Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Neal Benari been in?
Neal Benari has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Neal Benari been in?
Neal Benari has not appeared in the West End

What is Neal Benari next theatre project?
Neal Benari's next show will be A Beautiful Noise which opens on 12/4/2022 on Broadway.