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Paul Nolan

Also Credited As: Paul Alexander Nolan
 
Bio:
Broadway: Jesus (Jesus Christ Superstar). Stratford: Al (The Grapes of Wrath), Jesus (Jesus Christ Superstar), Orlando (As You Like It), The Winter's Tale, Tony (West Side Story), Valvert (Cyrano), Bobby (Cabaret), Slim (Oklahoma!), King Lear. Elsewhere: Beast (Beauty and the Beast) (Persephone), ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Broadway: Jesus (Jesus Christ Superstar). Stratford: Al (The Grapes of Wrath), Jesus (Jesus Christ Superstar), Orlando (As You Like It), The Winter's Tale, Tony (West Side Story), Valvert (Cyrano), Bobby (Cabaret), Slim (Oklahoma!), King Lear. Elsewhere: Beast (Beauty and the Beast) (Persephone), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Pasha Antipov
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Jesus of Nazareth
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Guy [Replacement]
Guy [Replacement]

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Pasha Antipov

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Jesus of Nazareth

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Guy [Replacement]

Guy [Replacement]

Paul Nolan Biography

Broadway: Jesus (Jesus Christ Superstar). Stratford: Al (The Grapes of Wrath), Jesus (Jesus Christ Superstar), Orlando (As You Like It), The Winter's Tale, Tony (West Side Story), Valvert (Cyrano), Bobby (Cabaret), Slim (Oklahoma!), King Lear. Elsewhere: Beast (Beauty and the Beast) (Persephone), Jesus (Jesus Christ Superstar) (Stage West Calgary, Sunshine Festival), Curly (Oklahoma!) (Aquarius), Henry (Jasper Station) (Lighthouse Festival), Danny (Grease) (Stage West Mississauga), Bill (Kiss Me, Kate) (Sunshine Festival), Huck (Big River) (Drayton), Young Hercules (Hercules) (Disney), Lucentio (Romancin' the One I Love) (Winter Garden), Rafe (One Night Stand) (London, England), Mamma Mia! (Mirvish).
Recent travels included a trip home to Saskatchewan, where he created a concert of musical-theatre songs with Chilina Kennedy in support of Regina's Golden Apple Theatre Company. Film/TV: Bridegroom (The Gospel of John), Alex (Shapeshifter), Schumacher (Strike!), Cruel Intentions 2, On My Mind. Training: Birmingham Conservatory (2009), Randolph Academy. Awards: John Hirsch Guthrie Award (2010).





Paul Nolan News

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 24-25- with LaChanze, Broadway Sings for Biden, Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: October 24-25- with LaChanze, Broadway Sings for Biden, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 24, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, October 24-25, 2020.

HOWELL BINKLEY: A CELEBRATION OF LIGHT AND LOVE to Feature Cameron Macintosh, Lin-Man Photo HOWELL BINKLEY: A CELEBRATION OF LIGHT AND LOVE to Feature Cameron Macintosh, Lin-Manuel Miranda and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2020

Parsons Dance and Friends and Family of Howell Binkley have announced that Howell Binkley: A Celebration of Light and Love, a video tribute in memory of lighting designer Howell Binkley created by Suspension Productions, will be available for viewing beginning Sunday, October 25 at 8:00 PM ET.

BWW Flashback: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Takes Bows at the Neil Simon Theatre in 2012 Photo BWW Flashback: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Takes Bows at the Neil Simon Theatre in 2012
by Walter McBride - Apr 10, 2020

Below, we're counting down to the Jesus-filled weekend by taking you deep into the archives of BroadwayWorld photographer Walter McBride. Check out these shots of now Broadway favorites Paul Alexander Nolan, Josh Young and Chilina Kennedy as they make their Broadway debuts in the 2012 revival of Jesus Christ Superstar!

BIG GIRL & Friends Will Stream Live Daily on YouTube to Support the Actors' Fund Of C Photo BIG GIRL & Friends Will Stream Live Daily on YouTube to Support the Actors' Fund Of Canada
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2020

Toronto Musical Concerts (TMC) Artistic Producer, Christopher Wilson and Associate Director, Ryan Kelly offer a daily YouTube Live stream, BIG GIRL & Friends supporting The AFC (Actors' Fund of Canada) beginning Monday, March 23.

BWW Readers Sound Off About the Use of Cell Phones In The Theatre Photo BWW Readers Sound Off About the Use of Cell Phones In The Theatre
by Linnae Medeiros - Sep 17, 2019

We asked, and you answered! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, discussion has been stirring about the use of cell phones in the theatre after Slave Play's playwright, Jeremy O. Harris, shared on social media that the production held the curtain briefly for pop-star Rhianna - and that she texted him during the show. With the debate in full swing, we asked BroadwayWorld readers to share their opinions on the subject with us. Check out some of the answers!

STM: bando di audizioni per la nuova produzione L'ATTIMO FUGGENTE Photo STM: bando di audizioni per la nuova produzione L'ATTIMO FUGGENTE
by Valeria Venturelli - Feb 15, 2019

STM - Scuola del Teatro Musicale produce L'ATTIMO FUGGENTE di Tom Schulman. Regia di Marco Iacomelli.

EgoPo Announces 2018-19 Season Theater of South Africa Photo EgoPo Announces 2018-19 Season Theater of South Africa
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 4, 2018

EgoPo Classic Theater announces their 2018-19 Season: Theater of South Africa, celebrating great dramatic works of South Africa and highlighting the remarkable transformation from apartheid to democracy. The season will begin with a South African version of Eugene O'Neill's Desire Under the Elms, as created and performed by Abrahamse and Meyer Productions from Cape Town, South Africa, in partnership with Drexel University's Westphal College of Media Arts & Design and their Performing Arts Department. EgoPo's mainstage season launches with A Human Being Died That Night, a gripping account of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission by psychologist Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela; followed by Three Sisters Two by Reza de Wet, a Chekhov sequel confronting the fall of privileged class; and concluding with two plays in rotation repertory: "Master Harold"…and the Boys by Athol Fugard and Egoli by Matsemela Manaka (co-produced with Theatre in the X), shining a light on two vastly different experiences under apartheid.

Photo Throwback: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Takes Bows at the Neil Simon Theatre in 2012 Photo Photo Throwback: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Takes Bows at the Neil Simon Theatre in 2012
by Walter McBride - Mar 31, 2018

We're taking you deep into the archives of BroadwayWorld photographer Walter McBride for exclusive flashbacks to Broadway past. Today, check out these shots of now Broadway favorites Paul Alexander Nolan, Josh Young and Chilina Kennedy as they make their Broadway debuts in the 2012 revival of Jesus Christ Superstar!

The Albany Theatre Opens a New Studio Space Photo The Albany Theatre Opens a New Studio Space
by Stephi Wild - Mar 5, 2018

The Albany Theatre is expanding with the opening of their brand-new studio space. This has been part of The Albany's long-term commitment to Coventry communities and their Arts for Life initiative and aims to host accessible and diverse work for both local groups and professional companies.

The Albany Launches its New Studio Space Photo The Albany Launches its New Studio Space
by Stephi Wild - Jan 29, 2018

The beautiful Art Deco gem in the heart of Coventry, The Albany Theatre, presents an enticing mix of professional dance, drama, music and comedy. The theatre is continuing to celebrate 2018 into February with the launch of their brand-new performance facility.

Paul Nolan Videos

STAGE TUBE: Watch Paul Nolan Sing 'Pinball Wizard' in Stratford Festival's TOMMY!
by Stage Tube - May 31, 2013

Twenty years after its Broadway premiere, Tommy returns to the stage in a new production helmed by its co-creator and original director, Des McAnuff at the Stratford Festival. The spectacular musical that swept the Tony Awards in 1993 started previews on Saturday, May 4, at the Avon Theatre, and plays through October 19. Check out 'Pinball Wizard' and 'I'm Free' below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights from Stratford Festival's TOMMY!
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2013

The third rock musical produced by the Festival in recent years, Tommy will be the biggest musical ever staged at Stratford. The show features massive LED screens and extraordinary automated set pieces that light up, explode, spin and tilt - get a first look below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek Audio - Stratford Festival's TOMMY
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2013

Based on The Who's 1969 concept album of the same name, Tommy tells the story of a young man who, despite having lost the faculties of speech, sight and hearing, becomes a pinball virtuoso - and the centre of a celebrity cult. In a new production helmed by its original Tony Award-winning director, Des McAnuff (who co-wrote the show with The Who's Pete Townshend), the explosive rock opera features such unforgettable hits as 'Pinball Wizard,' 'See Me, Feel Me,' 'Acid Queen' and 'We're Not Gonna Take It.'

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Kimiko Glenn, Tom Hewitt and More in YOSHIMI BATTLES PINK ROBOTS - Highlights!
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2012

La Jolla Playhouse presents Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots, a world-premiere musical featuring a story by The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne and Playhouse Director Emeritus Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys, Jesus Christ Superstar), music and lyrics by The Flaming Lips, and direction by Des McAnuff. The show is currently running through December 16, 2012 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production highlights below.

STAGE TUBE: Video Teaser of Zakiya Young, Paul Nolan & More in Starlight Theatre's AIDA
by Stage Tube - Jul 26, 2012

Starlight Theatre will present Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA, winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Score and Best Book, August 3-12 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway. BroadwayWorld has a teaser of the show below.

Flashback: Farewell JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR; Takes Final Broadway Bow July 1
by BWW Special Coverage - Jul 1, 2012

Following celebrated runs at the Toronto Stratford Shakespeare Festival, the La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego, and on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR takes its final Broadway bow tonight, July 1. Upon closing, the show will have played 116 regular performances and 24 preview performances. One of Andrew Lloyd Webber's most famous shows, the Stratford production undeniably had a great run and introduced some exciting new stars to the Great White Way, including Tony nominee Josh Young, Jesus himself Paul Nolan, and Chilina Kennedy. Below, BroadwayWorld revisits the journey of SUPERSTAR!

STAGE TUBE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR's Spotlight on the Superstars, Episode 4 - 'The Brown Album'
by Stage Tube - Jun 25, 2012

Watch the fourth episode in the Tony nominated JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR's behind-the-scenes video series, Spotlight on the Superstars, 'The Brown Album', featuring interviews with Paul Nolan, Lee Siegel, Rick Fox, Josh Young, Chilina Kennedy, Sandy Winsby and more!

STAGE TUBE: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Releases 'Spotlight on the Superstars' Episode 2 - 'Love at First Listen'
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2012

Watch the second episode of the Tony-nominated JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR's new behind-the-scenes video series, 'Spotlight on the Superstars' below! Episode 2 is called 'Love at First Listen' and features interviews with the cast and creative team, including Paul Nolan (Jesus) and Josh Young (Judas Iscariot).

STAGE TUBE: Cast of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Performs on 'The View'
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2012

Josh Young and the cast of the Tony nominated Broadway musical JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR performed 'Superstar' on ABC's THE VIEW today. Check out the electric performance below!

STAGE TUBE: Chilina Kennedy Talks JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR!
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2012

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, directed by the Stratford Shakespeare Festival's Artistic Director and 2-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR just opened on March 22, 2012 at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52nd Street). In the video below, Chilina Kennedy, who plays Mary in the show, chats with NBC New York about making her Broadway debut in the show. Click below to hear what she had to say!


Paul Nolan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Paul Nolan been in?
Paul Nolan has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Paul Nolan been in?
Paul Nolan has not appeared in the West End