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Peter Nelson

 
Bio:
Peter Nelson is originally from Highland, Utah. At age 14, he performed as a contemporary dance soloist with Odyssey Dance Theatre. He is also performed with the Brigham Young University Young Ambassadors for several seasons while completing a BS degree in Neuroscience. He has since shelved his ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Peter Nelson is originally from Highland, Utah. At age 14, he performed as a contemporary dance soloist with Odyssey Dance Theatre. He is also performed with the Brigham Young University Young Ambassadors for several seasons while completing a BS degree in Neuroscience. He has since shelved his ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2015
Ensemble
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Playhouse Production, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Woodland Creature
Ensemble
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Harry [Replacement]
Martin Harrison [Replacement]
Harry [Replacement]
Martin Harrison [Replacement]
Sergeant Fogarty [Replacement]

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1954]
Assistant to Mr. Colt

Photos

From the cast of Chicago-Peter Nelson, David Bushman, Jennifer Dunne, Brian O'Brien,  Photo

From the cast of Chicago-Peter Nelson, David Bushman, Jennifer Dunne, Brian O'Brien, Lana Gordon, Jessica Ernest, NaTasha Yvette Williams, Nicole Bridgewater, Gabrielle McClinton and Tonya Wathen

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Date:
09/30/2017
From the cast of Chicago-Peter Nelson, David Bushman, Jennifer Dunne, Brian O'Brien,  Photo

From the cast of Chicago-Peter Nelson, David Bushman, Jennifer Dunne, Brian O'Brien, Lana Gordon, Jessica Ernest, Nicole Bridgewater, Gabrielle McClinton and Tonya Wathen

From: 
Date:
09/30/2017
David Bushman, Gabrielle McClinton, Jessica Ernest, Michael Scirrotto, Robyn Hurder,  Photo

David Bushman, Gabrielle McClinton, Jessica Ernest, Michael Scirrotto, Robyn Hurder, Peter Nelson, Donna Marie Asbury, Denny Paschall, Jennifer Dunne

From: 
Date:
08/03/2017
Michael Scirrotto, David Bushman, Robyn Hurder, Denny Paschall, Peter Nelson Photo

Michael Scirrotto, David Bushman, Robyn Hurder, Denny Paschall, Peter Nelson

From: 
Date:
08/03/2017
Peter Nelson, Jennifer Dunne, Michael Scirrotto, Donna Marie Asbury, Denny Paschall,  Photo

Peter Nelson, Jennifer Dunne, Michael Scirrotto, Donna Marie Asbury, Denny Paschall, Jessica Ernest, David Bushman

From: 
Date:
08/03/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2015
Ensemble

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Playhouse Production, 2014
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Woodland Creature

Ensemble

Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Harry [Replacement]

Martin Harrison [Replacement]

Harry [Replacement]

Martin Harrison [Replacement]

Sergeant Fogarty [Replacement]

Productions

Assistant to Mr. Colt

Peter Nelson Biography

Peter Nelson is originally from Highland, Utah. At age 14, he performed as a contemporary dance soloist with Odyssey Dance Theatre. He is also performed with the Brigham Young University Young Ambassadors for several seasons while completing a BS degree in Neuroscience. He has since shelved his ambitions of a career in medicine to pursue his dreams in the theater. He performed in the inaugural cast of Holland America Line’s newest flagship the Nieuw Amsterdam IV (Mediterranean and Caribbean sailings) before moving to New York City in Spring 2011.

His Broadway debut was in the roles of “Harry/Harrison” in “Chicago the Musical” in May 2011. He is currently playing the role of “Woodland Creature” in “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella” at the Broadway Theatre.




Peter Nelson News

The Django Announces May Schedule Featuring 'Next Gen Series' of Emerging Artists Photo The Django Announces May Schedule Featuring 'Next Gen Series' of Emerging Artists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

THE DJANGO, downtown Manhattan’s premier jazz club, is celebrating the next generation of jazz with a special concert series this month. During the month of May, The Django welcomes rising stars as part of its new Next Gen Series.

HBO Announces Premiere Date for REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Photo HBO Announces Premiere Date for REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 11, 2020

HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, which celebrates its 25th anniversary this season, returns for an all-new episode on Tuesday, August 18 at the special time of 11 p.m. ET/PT, exclusively on HBO. 

HBO Sports Announces Premiere Date for WILD CARD: THE DOWNFALL OF A RADIO LOUDMOUTH Photo HBO Sports Announces Premiere Date for WILD CARD: THE DOWNFALL OF A RADIO LOUDMOUTH
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 6, 2020

From HBO Sports and StreetSmartVideo comes a story of fame, greed, wild excess and self-destruction in the upcoming documentary presentation WILD CARD: THE DOWNFALL OF A RADIO LOUDMOUTH charting the rise and fall of prominent New York sports radio personality Craig Carton.

HBO Sports to Present SEEING AMERICA WITH MEGAN RAPINOE Photo HBO Sports to Present SEEING AMERICA WITH MEGAN RAPINOE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 27, 2020

Home to some of the most provocative and engaging programming on television, HBO Sports will air SEEING AMERICA WITH MEGAN RAPINOE, a conversation hosted by trailblazer Megan Rapinoe, women’s soccer’s biggest star, SATURDAY, AUGUST 1 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Returns July 21 Photo REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Returns July 21
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2020

HBO's REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL, which celebrates its 25th anniversary this season, returns for an all-new episode TUESDAY, JULY 21 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

HBO Sports & Jigsaw Productions Team Up on Tiger Woods Documentary Series TIGER Photo HBO Sports & Jigsaw Productions Team Up on Tiger Woods Documentary Series TIGER
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 9, 2020

HBO Sports and Jigsaw Productions in association with Our Time Projects are in production on a two-part documentary series illuminating in sweeping scope and vast detail the rise, fall, and epic comeback of global icon Tiger Woods.

HBO Sports Acquires THE WEIGHT OF GOLD Photo HBO Sports Acquires THE WEIGHT OF GOLD
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 29, 2020

HBO Sports has acquired North American television and streaming rights to the documentary feature film THE WEIGHT OF GOLD, a revealing and powerful documentary exploring the mental health challenges that Olympic athletes often face in deeply personal detail.

HBO Sports and NFL Films Announces Premiere Date for HARD KNOCKS: LOS ANGELES Photo HBO Sports and NFL Films Announces Premiere Date for HARD KNOCKS: LOS ANGELES
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 18, 2020

HBO Sports, NFL Films and the two Los Angeles-based NFL franchises are teaming up for an unprecedented and unfiltered all-access look at what it takes to make it in the National Football League when HARD KNOCKS: LOS ANGELES kicks off its five-episode season this summer

HBO Announces Special Edition Of REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Photo HBO Announces Special Edition Of REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 18, 2020

On a special edition of HBO's REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL, the franchise examines how systemic racial injustice and the COVID-19 pandemic have converged to create an unprecedented moment in sports, when an all-new episode premieres TUESDAY, JUNE 23 (10:00 – 11:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

Special Edition Of REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Premieres June 23 Photo Special Edition Of REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL Premieres June 23
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2020

On a special edition of HBO's REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL, the franchise examines how systemic racial injustice and the COVID-19 pandemic have converged to create an unprecedented moment in sports, when an all-new episode premieres TUESDAY, JUNE 23 (10:00 – 11:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

Peter Nelson Videos

HBO to Debut Documentary LINDSEY VONN: THE FINAL SEASON VideoHBO to Debut Documentary LINDSEY VONN: THE FINAL SEASON
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 6, 2019

Universally recognized as the greatest female skier ever, Lindsey Vonn went on a remarkable journey that was defined by unexpected twists and turns and dramatic peaks and valleys in its final chapter. Produced in conjunction with Teton Gravity Research, HBO's feature-length documentary LINDSEY VONN: THE FINAL SEASON intimately recounts the iconic skier's last competitive campaign while looking back on her transcendent career, from child prodigy to decorated Olympian to global superstar, when it debuts TUESDAY, NOV. 26 (10:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT) exclusively on HBO.

BWW TV Exclusive: Brigham Young University Alumni Bring It at Broadway Sessions VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Brigham Young University Alumni Bring It at Broadway Sessions
by Ben Cameron - Sep 10, 2019

Broadway Sessions kicked off it's new season recently with a celebration of alumni of the formidable MDT (Music/Dance/Theatre) program at Brigham Young University. Clark Johnsen (The Book of Mormon, La cage), Tregoney Shepherd (Les Mis, Phantom), Erin Wilson (Wicked), Steven Fales (Confessions of a Mormon Boy), Jacob Ben Widmar (Xanadu), Peter Nelson (Chicago, Cinderella), Broadway wardrobe veteran Jake Fry, Don Alden (Open Jar Studios), Knikki Hess Roberts, recent graduate Ellora Lattin and host Ben Cameron (a Utah native) share songs and stories from the sincere to the spectacularly hilarious. Enjoy highlights here.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer THE SHOP, from HBO Sports and LeBron James' Uninterrupted VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer THE SHOP, from HBO Sports and LeBron James' Uninterrupted
by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2018

HBO Sports, home to some of the most provocative, award-winning and engaging sports television programming, is collaborating with LeBron James and Maverick Carter's award-winning digital media company, UNINTERRUPTED, to present the innovative, unscripted series THE SHOP, debuting TUESDAY, AUG. 28 (11:00-11:30 p.m. ET/PT) exclusively on HBO. Offering unfiltered conversation and debate with some of the biggest names in sport and entertainment, the show will air periodically throughout the year.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from 60's Dance Musical, TRIP OF LOVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 9, 2015

The new dance musical spectacle Trip of Love, inspired by the biggest hit songs of the 1960s, is playing at Stage 42, formerly The Little Shubert Theater (422 West 42nd St). American pop culture is still pulsing with the psychedelic energy of the Sixties, an era of expression and revolution around the world. The music told the story then and it will again this fall as Trip of Love brings the decade to life with over 25 of the biggest hits of the '60s, including 'Blowin' In The Wind,' 'Born To Be Wild,' 'California Dreamin',' 'I Saw Her Standing There,' 'These Boots Are Made For Walkin',' 'White Rabbit,' 'You Don't Own Me' and many more.

BWW TV: Travel Back to the 60's with a Sneak Peek of TRIP OF LOVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2015

TRIP OF LOVE, the new dance musical spectacle celebrating the biggest hits of the '60s, officially opens on October 18, at Stage 42 (422 West 42nd St). American pop culture is still pulsing with the psychedelic energy of the Sixties, an era of expression and revolution around the world. The music told the story then and it will again this fall as Trip of Love brings the decade to life with 28 of the biggest hits of the '60s, including 'Blowin' In The Wind,' 'Born To Be Wild,' 'California Dreamin',' 'I Saw Her Standing There,' 'These Boots Are Made For Walkin',' 'White Rabbit,' 'You Don't Own Me' and many more.

VIDEO: CINDERELLA's Carly Rae Jepsen, Joe Carroll Perform '10 Minutes Ago' on Today
by Caryn Robbins - May 12, 2014

As part of TODAY's 'Best of Broadway' series the cast of CINDERELLA performed the song '10 Minutes Ago' from the production.

BWW TV: CHICAGO Cast Performs at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2012

Featured in this week's event was: Chicago (Donna Marie Asbury, Dylis Croman, Cristy Candler, Tonya Wathen, Tony Yazbeck, Peter Nelson, Amos Wolff, Denny Paschall, Eddie Bennett) Rebecca (Jill Paice, Ryan Silverman, Maree Johnson), Evita (Christina DeCicco, Max von Essen, Rachel Potter), Newsies (Corey Cott, Kara Lindsay, and Julie Foldesi), RENT (Anthony Federov, Sean Michael Murray, Emma Hunton, Shaleah Adkisson), and a special guest performance by Sista's: The Musical. Check out the performaces from the cast of Chicago below, which included 'All That Jazz,' 'Roxie,' and 'All I Care About Is Love.'

BWW TV: RENT's Anthony Federov, Sean Michael Murray & Emma Hunton Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 12, 2012

Featured in this week's event was: Chicago (Donna Marie Asbury, Dylis Croman, Cristy Candler, Tonya Wathen, Tony Yazbeck, Peter Nelson, Amos Wolff, Denny Paschall) Rebecca (Jill Paice, Ryan Silverman, Maree Johnson), Evita (Christina DeCicco, Max von Essen, Rachel Potter), Newsies (Corey Cott, Kara Lindsay, and Julie Foldesi), RENT (Anthony Federov, Sean Michael Murray, Emma Hunton, Shaleah Adkisson), and a special guest performance by Sista's: The Musical. Check out the performaces from the cast of Rent below, which included: 'One Song Glory,' 'What You Own,' and 'Take Me or Leave Me.'

BWW TV: EVITA's Christina DeCicco, Max von Essen & Rachel Potter Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 11, 2012

Featured in this week's event was: Chicago (Donna Marie Asbury, Dylis Croman, Cristy Candler, Tonya Wathen, Tony Yazbeck, Peter Nelson, Amos Wolff, Denny Paschall) Rebecca (Jill Paice, Ryan Silverman, Maree Johnson), Evita (Christina DeCicco, Max von Essen, Rachel Potter), Newsies (Corey Cott, Kara Lindsay, and Julie Foldesi), RENT (Anthony Federov, Sean Michael Murray, Emma Hunton, Shaleah Adkisson), and a special guest performance by Sista's: The Musical. Check out the performaces from the cast of Evita below, which included: 'Buenos Aires,' 'Anothe Suitcase, Another Hall,' and 'High-Flying, Adored.'

BWW TV: NEWSIES Cast Carries the Banner to Broadway in Bryant Park with Corey Cott, Kara Lindsay & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 12, 2012

The best of Broadway will be presented FREE on six consecutive Thursdays this summer with "106.7 Lite FM's Broadway in Bryant Park 2012" - a lunchtime series that began July 12 at 12:30 p.m. on the Bryant Park Stage. Sponsored by Resorts World Casino New York City and hosted by Lite FM's on-air personalities, the twelfth annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances will run through August 16. Featured in this week's event was: Chicago (Donna Marie Asbury, Dylis Croman, Cristy Candler, Tonya Wathen, Tony Yazbeck, Peter Nelson, Amos Wolff, Denny Paschall) Rebecca (Jill Paice, Ryan Silverman, Maree Johnson), Evita (Christina DeCicco, Max von Essen, Rachel Potter), Newsies (Corey Cott, Kara Lindsay, and Julie Foldesi), RENT (Anthony Federov, Sean Michael Murray, Emma Hunton, Shaleah Adkisson), and a special guest performance by Sista's: The Musical. Check out the performaces from the cast of Rebecca below! For details, schedule updates and a chance to win free Broadway tickets, fans can listen to 106.7 Lite FM on the station's website, www.1067litefm.com, as well as on iHeartRadio.com and the iHeartRadio mobile app, Clear Channel's best-in-class customizable digital listening service, that delivers everything listeners want in one free, fully-integrated service: instant access to more than 1,000 of the nation's most popular live broadcast and digital-only radio stations from 150 cities, plus user-created Custom Stations inspired by favorite artists and songs. Read more: http://broadwayworld.com/article/BWW-TV-Sneak-Peek-of-Broadway-Bound-REBECCA--Cast-Performs-at-Broadway-in-Bryant-Park-20120809#ixzz23579fq4o


Peter Nelson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Peter Nelson been in?
Peter Nelson has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

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