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Nick Cordero

 
Bio:
Nick Cordero was nominated for a Tony Award and Drama Desk Award for his performance in the Broadway production of Bullets over Broadway, for which he also received the Theatre World Award and Outer Critics Circle Award. He also originated roles on Broadway in the hit musical Waitress as well as ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Nick Cordero was nominated for a Tony Award and Drama Desk Award for his performance in the Broadway production of Bullets over Broadway, for which he also received the Theatre World Award and Outer Critics Circle Award. He also originated roles on Broadway in the hit musical Waitress as well as ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Regional Production, 2019
Dennis
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Broadway Center Stage Revival, 2018
Orin Scrivello, D.D.S.
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Sonny
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Earl
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Playhouse World Premiere Production, 2016
Sonny
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Vineyard Theatre Production, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Cheech
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2010
Dennis
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Dennis [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Melvin Ferd the Third
Melvin Ferd the Third

Photos

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 02: Sara Bareilles, Amanda Kloots, Joe Tippett during  Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 02: Sara Bareilles, Amanda Kloots, Joe Tippett during the curtain call at "Waitress" on Broadway as the musical re-opens on Broadway after the pandemic shutdown Kloots husband Nick Cordero was in the original cast of the show & they dedicated the show to him & sang his song "Live Your Life" onstage as a tribute at The Barrymore Theater on September 2, 2021 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Glikas/Getty Images)

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Date:
09/03/2021
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 02: Sara Bareilles and Amanda Kloots during the curtai Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 02: Sara Bareilles and Amanda Kloots during the curtain call at "Waitress" on Broadway as the musical re-opens on Broadway after the pandemic shutdown Kloots husband Nick Cordero was in the original cast of the show & they dedicated the show to him & sang his song "Live Your Life" onstage as a tribute at The Barrymore Theater on September 2, 2021 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Glikas/Getty Images)

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Date:
09/03/2021
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 02: (L-R) Eric Anderson, Charity Angel Dawson, Sara Ba Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 02: (L-R) Eric Anderson, Charity Angel Dawson, Sara Bareilles, Amanda Kloots, Caitlin Houlahan, Drew Gehling, Christopher Fitzgerald during the curtain call at "Waitress" on Broadway as the musical re-opens on Broadway after the pandemic shutdown Kloots husband Nick Cordero was in the original cast of the show & they dedicated the show to him & sang his song "Live Your Life" onstage as a tribute at The Barrymore Theater on September 2, 2021 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Glikas/Getty Images)

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Date:
09/03/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Regional Production, 2019
Dennis

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Broadway Center Stage Revival, 2018
Orin Scrivello, D.D.S.

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Sonny

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Earl

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Playhouse World Premiere Production, 2016
Sonny

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Vineyard Theatre Production, 2015
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Cheech

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2010
Dennis

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Dennis [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Melvin Ferd the Third

Melvin Ferd the Third

Nick Cordero Biography

Nick Cordero was nominated for a Tony Award and Drama Desk Award for his performance in the Broadway production of Bullets over Broadway, for which he also received the Theatre World Award and Outer Critics Circle Award.

He also originated roles on Broadway in the hit musical Waitress as well as the musical adaptation of A Bronx Tale for which he received Drama Desk Award and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations.

He made his Broadway debut in Rock of Ages. Nick's off-Broadway credits include the original productions of Nice Girl, Brooklynite, and The Toxic Avenger Musical. His most recent appearance on stage was in the Kennedy Center concert presentation of Little Shop of Horrors.

Nick's television appearances include his work on Queer as Folk, Lilyhammer; Law and Order: SVU and his recurring role on Blue Bloods. He will next be seen in the feature film Inside Game.

Nick Cordero Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Nick Cordero, A Bronx Tale
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Nick Cordero, A Bronx Tale
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Nick Cordero, Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical
 
Drama League Awards - 2014 - Distinguished Performance Award
Nick Cordero, Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Nick Cordero, Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical
 
Theatre World Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance Gold Star
Nick Cordero, Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Nick Cordero, Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical

Nick Cordero News

VIDEO: Tony Yazbeck & Melanie Moore Perform 'The Best Things Happen When You're Danci Photo VIDEO: Tony Yazbeck & Melanie Moore Perform 'The Best Things Happen When You're Dancing'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

American Dance Machine for the 21st¬†Century has released its next video, ‚ÄúThe Best Things Happen When You‚Äôre Dancing‚ÄĚ from the Broadway musical¬†Irving Berlin‚Äôs White Christmas,¬†with music and lyrics by Irving Berlin.

Amanda Kloots to Star in & Executive Produce New Holiday Film for CBS Photo Amanda Kloots to Star in & Executive Produce New Holiday Film for CBS
by Michael Major - Apr 11, 2022

Amanda Kloots will star in and executive produce Fir for Christmas from writer and executive producer Anna White (‚ÄúChristmas Wonderland‚ÄĚ). The film follows the tale of Audrey, an enthusiastic Christmas-obsessed fitness instructor at a beloved, financially beleaguered community center in quaint Mistletoe, Montana.

The Bourbon Room, Hollywood's Hottest New Live Music Venue, Is Officially Reopen Photo The Bourbon Room, Hollywood's Hottest New Live Music Venue, Is Officially Reopen
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 7, 2022

The Bourbon Room Hollywood is set to officially reopen as Hollywood's hottest new live music, entertainment, and dining destination. Kicked off by the global sensation Rock of Ages, The Bourbon Room brings the best in live music, nightlife, comedy, and theater to Hollywood with the same edgy, rock and roll attitude that built The Sunset Strip. If Joe's Pub and The Troubadour had a baby, it would be The Bourbon Room.

Student Blog: Best Theater Memories In 2021 Photo Student Blog: Best Theater Memories In 2021
by Student Blogger: Elisa Kluger - Dec 30, 2021

It's that time of year again. 2021 is coming to a close and soon we will all be ringing in the new year. As a form of goodbye to this year, I am looking back at all the fun moments I've had that are related to theater and are now fond memories. I've seen so many shows with friends and family members, I've been to concerts with friends and I even met some actors. Here are my top five memories.

Amanda Kloots Comes in Fourth Place on DANCING WITH THE STARS; Watch All of Her Perfo Photo Amanda Kloots Comes in Fourth Place on DANCING WITH THE STARS; Watch All of Her Performances
by Michael Major - Nov 23, 2021

Throughout the season, Kloots and her partner, Alan Bersten, received praise from the judges and viewers alike, also paying tribute to her late husband, Nick Cordero, who died of COVID-19 in 2020. Watch a complete roundup of her performances on the show, including dances to, Britney Spears, Grease, Janet Jackson, and more!

Wake Up With BWW 11/19: TROUBLE IN MIND Reviews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/19: TROUBLE IN MIND Reviews, and More!
by - Nov 19, 2021

Last night, Trouble In Mind opened on Broadway! Check out all of the reviews in our roundup below, and stay tune later today for coverage from the big night! Plus, check out photos from the North American Tour of Hairspray, new Moulin Rouge! production photos, Mrs. Doubtfire's Good Morning America performance, and more!

VIDEO: Watch Amanda Kloots Dance to Nick Cordero's 'Live Your Life' on DANCING WITH T Photo VIDEO: Watch Amanda Kloots Dance to Nick Cordero's 'Live Your Life' on DANCING WITH THE STARS
by Michael Major - Nov 18, 2021

Amanda Kloots performed a contemporary dance to 'Live Your Life', a song that her late husband, Nick Cordero, wrote before he passed away. Cordero died of COVID-19 at the age of 40 in July of 2020. While he was in the hospital, Kloots would take to Instagram every day to dance to the song. Watch her performance on Dancing With The Stars now!

Photos: Lilli Cooper, Adam Jacobs, Kate Rockwell & More Take Part in THE EYES OF THE  Photo Photos: Lilli Cooper, Adam Jacobs, Kate Rockwell & More Take Part in THE EYES OF THE WORLD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2021

Last night, in celebration of Veterans Day, historian John Monsky brought his groundbreaking American History Unbound series to Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage with The Eyes of the World: From D-Day to VE Day.

New Book Spotlighting the Theater Shutdown WHEN THE LIGHTS ARE BRIGHT AGAIN Available Photo New Book Spotlighting the Theater Shutdown WHEN THE LIGHTS ARE BRIGHT AGAIN Available Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2021

When The Lights Are Bright Again, the new book created by Andrew Norlen spotlighting the 2020-2021 theater shutdown, is available today in hardcover and digital formats wherever books are sold.

VIDEO: Amanda Kloots Dances to 'Paint It, Black' on DANCING WITH THE STARS Photo VIDEO: Amanda Kloots Dances to 'Paint It, Black' on DANCING WITH THE STARS
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2021

This week, Kloots and her dance partner Alan Bersten performed the Argentine Tango to ‚ÄúPaint It, Black‚ÄĚ by Ciara for the theme of Horror Night. For the dance, Kloots was dressed as the character Jigsaw from the 'Saw' film franchise.

Nick Cordero Videos

VIDEO: Watch Amanda Kloots Dance to Nick Cordero's 'Live Your Life' on DANCING WITH T VideoVIDEO: Watch Amanda Kloots Dance to Nick Cordero's 'Live Your Life' on DANCING WITH THE STARS
by Michael Major - Nov 18, 2021

Amanda Kloots performed a contemporary dance to 'Live Your Life', a song that her late husband, Nick Cordero, wrote before he passed away. Cordero died of COVID-19 at the age of 40 in July of 2020. While he was in the hospital, Kloots would take to Instagram every day to dance to the song. Watch her performance on Dancing With The Stars now!

VIDEO: Amanda Kloots Dances a Foxtrot in Tribute to Nick Cordero on DANCING WITH THE  VideoVIDEO: Amanda Kloots Dances a Foxtrot in Tribute to Nick Cordero on DANCING WITH THE STARS
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 29, 2021

Broadway veteran Amanda Kloots was back in action last night on Dancing with the Stars. This week, she and partner Alan Bersten danced the foxtrot to 'It Had To Be You', which she also danced at her wedding with Nick Cordero in 2017. Watch the emotional performance!

VIDEO: Watch Amanda Kloots' Tango in Her First DANCING WITH THE STARS Performance VideoVIDEO: Watch Amanda Kloots' Tango in Her First DANCING WITH THE STARS Performance
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2021

Amanda Kloots made her Dancing With The Stars debut dancing the tango to ‚ÄúDance Again‚ÄĚ by Jennifer Lopez ft. Pitbull on the show's season 30 premiere. Kloots' partner is Alan Bersten.

VIDEO: WAITRESS Company Celebrates 'Nick Cordero Day' Mayoral Proclamation VideoVIDEO: WAITRESS Company Celebrates 'Nick Cordero Day' Mayoral Proclamation
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 17, 2021

This afternoon, the company of Waitress on Broadway gathered on the¬†stage of¬†Broadway‚Äôs Barrymore Theatre to commemorate a Mayoral Proclamation declaring Friday, September 17, ‚ÄúNick Cordero Day‚ÄĚ in New York City.¬†

VIDEO: American Dance Machine For the 21st Century Performs 'T'aint Nobody's Biz-nes VideoVIDEO: American Dance Machine For the 21st Century Performs 'T'aint Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do' From BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2021

Performers include Clyde Alves, Phillip A. Attmore, Michael Biren, Jim Borstelmann, Preston Truman Boyd, Lamont Brown, Barry Busby, Joshua Buscher, Andrew Cao, Jake Corcoran, Casey Garvin, Dan Horn, Jess Leprotto, Kevin Ligon, Brian Martin, Paul Mcgill, Bobby Pestka, Jonalyn Saxer, Angelo Soriano, Kevin Worley, Richard Riaz Yoder, and Bradley Allan Zarr.

VIDEO: Amanda Kloots Talks New Book & More with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! VideoVIDEO: Amanda Kloots Talks New Book & More with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 26, 2021

Watch as Richard Ridge chats with Broadway veteran Amanda Kloots, who in her new book, Live Your Life,  bravely reflects on love, loss, and life with her husband, Broadway star, and Tony Award nominee Nick Cordero, whose public battle with COVID-19 and tragic death made headlines around the world last year.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single  VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single Is Available Now!
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2021

Just yesterday, Americans paused to remember the 400,000 lives lost to COVID-19 in a special ceremony at our nation's capital. One of those lives was beloved Broadway veteran Nick Cordero.  Today, Broadway Records has announced the release of Nick’s last public performance, a song with the timely message that love conquers all despite the existence of hate.

VIDEO: Nick Cordero's Name Appears in More Comprehensive EMMYS 'IN MEMORIAM' Video VideoVIDEO: Nick Cordero's Name Appears in More Comprehensive EMMYS 'IN MEMORIAM' Video
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2020

The Television Academy takes a moment to celebrate the lives and accomplishments of some of our colleagues who passed away this year.

VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute VideoVIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute
by Robert Diamond - Sep 6, 2020

In honor and celebration of Nick's memory, over 150 of his friends, colleagues, and family from all over the world came together to sing the song that will keep Nick in our hearts forever 'One of the Great Ones' from A Bronx Tale. The resulting video was featured during the streaming of the memorial.

VIDEO: Tamyra Gray, Heath Saunders, Nik Walker, and More Release 'E Pluribus Unum (Ou VideoVIDEO: Tamyra Gray, Heath Saunders, Nik Walker, and More Release 'E Pluribus Unum (Out Of Many One)' Music Video
by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2020

Stars from the worlds of Broadway and American Idol have come together to lend their voices to address the growing divide in America.


Nick Cordero Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Nick Cordero been in?
Nick Cordero has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Nick Cordero been in?
Nick Cordero has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Nick Cordero been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for A Bronx Tale , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for A Bronx Tale , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical .

What awards has Nick Cordero won?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musicaland Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical.