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Peter Chursin

Also Credited As: Peter John Chursin
 
Bio:
Favorites: Jerome Robbins' Broadway (MUNY), Brigadoon (New York City Center), On the Town (Broadway), West Side Story (Broadway, OC), Wicked (1st Nat'l, L.A., Broadway). Twyla Tharp Dance and Complexions Contemporary Ballet. Film/TV: Flesh & Bone, "SNL" with Jimmy Fallon, "America's Got Talent" and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Favorites: Jerome Robbins' Broadway (MUNY), Brigadoon (New York City Center), On the Town (Broadway), West Side Story (Broadway, OC), Wicked (1st Nat'l, L.A., Broadway). Twyla Tharp Dance and Complexions Contemporary Ballet. Film/TV: Flesh & Bone, "SNL" with Jimmy Fallon, "America's Got Talent" and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
Regional premiere at the Muny, 2018
King Simon
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Ensemble [Replacement]

Photos

Peter Chursin warming up before ''Shipoopi.'' Photo

Peter Chursin warming up before ''Shipoopi.''

From: 
Date:
05/17/2015


Matt Cavenaugh, George Akram, and Cody Green

From: 
Date:
04/07/2009

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
Regional premiere at the Muny, 2018
King Simon

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Ensemble [Replacement]

Peter Chursin Biography

Favorites: Jerome Robbins' Broadway (MUNY), Brigadoon (New York City Center), On the Town (Broadway), West Side Story (Broadway, OC), Wicked (1st Nat'l, L.A., Broadway). Twyla Tharp Dance and Complexions Contemporary Ballet. Film/TV: Flesh & Bone, "SNL" with Jimmy Fallon, "America's Got Talent" and more!




Peter Chursin News

BWW Review: BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN' at The Old Globe is a can't miss experience Photo BWW Review: BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN' at The Old Globe is a can't miss experience
by E.H. Reiter - May 1, 2022

BOB FOSSE’S DANCIN’ originally came to the New York stage in 1978 and now you can see the world premiere revival at The Old Globe through May 29th.  This dance show is full of stunning dancers, and the work they bring to life is gorgeous, engaging, athletic, and sexy. Run, walk, or dance your way to the theatre - but you won't want to miss this show.

Photos: First Look at Broadway-Bound BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN' Photo Photos: First Look at Broadway-Bound BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2022

The Broadway-bound musical Bob Fosse’s Dancin’ has released the first production images of the cast made up of 16 principals, featuring direction by Wayne Cilento.

VIDEO: Watch 27 Broadway Dancers Unite with ADM21 to Take on 'The Music and the Mirro Photo VIDEO: Watch 27 Broadway Dancers Unite with ADM21 to Take on 'The Music and the Mirror'
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 23, 2020

With Broadway performances on hold since March 12, 2020 and ballet companies on hold, the entire dance community looks forward to resuming performances and welcoming audiences safely back into the magical world of live dance and theater.  We all need “Somebody to Dance For!”

VIDEO: Dancers Unite Across the USA for 'The Music and the Mirror' Virtual Performanc Photo VIDEO: Dancers Unite Across the USA for 'The Music and the Mirror' Virtual Performance
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 22, 2020

The dancers filmed themselves in locations around the country, all sharing the same yearning for the joyful return of live performances in front of an audience.

KING KONG Releases Tickets Through January 12 Photo KING KONG Releases Tickets Through January 12
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2019

A new block of tickets has been released for Broadway's King Kong. Now on sale through January 12, 2020, King Kong is playing at the Broadway Theatre where it opened on Thursday, November 8 (previews began October 5, 2018).

NYC Mayor's Office Names King Kong Court Outside The Broadway Theatre Photo NYC Mayor's Office Names King Kong Court Outside The Broadway Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 1, 2019

In celebration of the 86th anniversary of the iconic original film of King Kong, the New York City Mayor's Office will recognize the Broadway musical King Kong and its contribution to the culture of New York City by declaring the area outside of the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway at 53rd Street) King Kong Court with a ceremonial street renaming on Wednesday, March 6.

VIDEO: Watch the All New TV Spot For KING KONG Photo VIDEO: Watch the All New TV Spot For KING KONG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 19, 2019

King Kong has just dropped an all new TV spot! The commercial features footage from the show, including, of course, the iconic puppet.

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the BRIGADOON Cast Recording With Kelli O'Hara and Pat Photo VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the BRIGADOON Cast Recording With Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2019

Check out some behind the scenes footage of the making of a new cast recording of Brigadoon, starring Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson! See the video below!

Tickets for KING KONG Now On Sale Through September 1, 2019 Photo Tickets for KING KONG Now On Sale Through September 1, 2019
by Julie Musbach - Dec 20, 2018

Tickets for King Kong are now on sale through September 1, 2019. The new Broadway musical is playing at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway) where it opened on Thursday, November 8 (previews began October 5, 2018).

VIDEO: Watch Kelli O'Hara & Patrick Wilson Hit the Recording Studio for BRIGADOON! Photo VIDEO: Watch Kelli O'Hara & Patrick Wilson Hit the Recording Studio for BRIGADOON!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 10, 2018

Lerner & Loewe's Brigadoon - New York City Center 2017 Cast Recording, featuring Tony Award-winner Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson, was just released last week. Below, watch was O'Hara, Wilson and the rest of the cast hit the recording studio!

Peter Chursin Videos

VIDEO: Watch the All New TV Spot For KING KONG VideoVIDEO: Watch the All New TV Spot For KING KONG
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 19, 2019

King Kong has just dropped an all new TV spot! The commercial features footage from the show, including, of course, the iconic puppet.

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the BRIGADOON Cast Recording With Kelli O'Hara and Pat VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the BRIGADOON Cast Recording With Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2019

Check out some behind the scenes footage of the making of a new cast recording of Brigadoon, starring Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson! See the video below!

VIDEO: Watch King Kong on the Thanksgiving Day Parade! VideoVIDEO: Watch King Kong on the Thanksgiving Day Parade!
by Robert Diamond - Nov 22, 2018

Roar! Watch King Kong perform on this morning's Thanksgiving Day Parade!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY At The Muny! VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY At The Muny!
by Alan Henry - Jun 12, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the opening centennial season show at The Muny, Jerome Robbin's Broadway. In its first production ever in the world since its original Broadway and national tour productions, Jerome Robbins' Broadway runs June 11 - 17.  Check out the cast in action below!

VIDEO: ON THE TOWN Cast Performs 'New York, New York' on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - May 18, 2015

The cast of Broadway's Tony-nominated musical ON THE TOWN stopped by this morning's TODAY to perform the number 'New York, New York.' Watch the appearance below!

VIDEO: ON THE TOWN's Alysha Umphress and Jay Armstrong Johnson Perform 'I Can Cook Too' on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 20, 2015

ON THE TOWN's Alysha Umphress and Jay Armstrong Johnson stopped by this morning's TODAY to perform the number 'I Can Cook Too' from the hit Broadway musical.

STAGE TUBE: Nick Adams, Matt Cavenaugh, and More Make Appearance in Cheyenne Jackson's 'Don't Wanna Know' Video
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2012

Cheyenne Jackson will soon release the third single from his solo album, 'Don't Wanna Know,' which will be available for download starting December 18. Check out a preview of the music video below, which stars Broadway veterans Matt Cavenaugh, Nick Adams, Joshua Buscher, Peter Chursin, Adam Fleming, Lindsay Janisse, Nina Lafarga, Robb Sherman, Brooke Wendle, and Samantha Zak.

BWW TV: Creating WEST STORY STORY's Audemars Piguet TONY Clock
by Eddie Varley - Jun 8, 2009

Audemars Piguet was the presenting sponsor of the 63rd Annual Tony Awards Telecast Red Carpet on June 7th at Radio City Music Hall. Audemars Piguet, considered one of the world's finest watch manufacturers, displayed eight solid aluminum clocks along this year's red carpet.

STAGE TUBE: LIVE with Regis and Kelly Visits WEST SIDE STORY
by Eddie Varley - May 2, 2009

During the week of April 27- May 1, 2009, top-rated morning program 'Live with Regis and Kelly' gave the show's nationwide TV audience a vicarious thrill when America's favorite co-hosts jumped into the roles of some of the best Broadway characters during 'On Broadway Week.'

BWW TV: In the Studio and On the Record with the Cast of Broadway's WEST SIDE STORY
by James Sims - May 1, 2009

The newest members of West Side Story went into the studio and recorded the new Broadway cast recording of the Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim classic musical. Sony Masterworks will release the new album nationwide on June 2...


Peter Chursin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Peter Chursin been in?
Peter Chursin has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Peter Chursin been in?
Peter Chursin has not appeared in the West End