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RANDY REDD made his Broadway debut in PARADE (Lincoln Center) directed by Harold Prince. Other Broadway credits include RING OF FIRE and MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET. He recently appeared in THE VIEW UPSTAIRS, ALLEGRO (Classic Stage Company), directed by John Doyle, Alain Boublil’s MANHATTAN PARISIENNE directed by Graciela Daniele, and PUMP BOYS & DINETTES (City Center Encores). Other credits include MAY WE ALL, Randy Newman’s FAUST (City Center Encores), THE BURNT PART BOYS (Playwrights Horizons), Terrence McNally's SOME MEN (Second Stage), the American premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's BY JEEVES directed by Alan Ayckbourn, MIDSUMMER (City Theatre), LUCKY STIFF (York Theatre), BLOOD BROTHERS, ONE MAN BAND, and SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN. Film/TV: “Beautiful Creatures” and “The Last 5 Years” directed by Richard LaGravenese, “After The Storm” directed by Hilla Medalia, "Kinsey" directed by Bill Condon, “From Broadway With Love” (PBS), “All-American New Years” (FOX), "The Wright Verdicts", Good Morning America, the Today Show, the Tony Awards, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and Show Biz After Hours with Frank DiLella (NY1).

As a writer, his first play, MISSISSIPPI SUGAR, was developed and produced at The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis. Other original works include Dan Mills' FICTION IN PHOTOGRAPHS, WHAT’S THAT SMELL: THE MUSIC OF JACOB STERLING (Atlantic Theatre Company) with David Pittu, piano arrangements for the plays SOME MEN (Second Stage) and GOLDEN AGE (Philadelphia Theater Company and The Kennedy Center) by Terrence McNally, THERE'S THE STORY by Tim McCracken, the short film HOLD (American Living Room: Lincoln Center) and “With You” (recorded by Ronan Keating) for “Postman Pat: The Movie” (Lionsgate).

Credits as a director include RING OF FIRE (Ensemble Theatre Company), NINE TO FIVE, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, SWEET POTATO QUEENS, and SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN (New Stage Theatre), RING OF FIRE (North Carolina Theatre), ONCE UPON A MATTRESS (Rhodes Theatre Guild), FOOTLOOSE (Brookhaven Little Theatre), SWING WINGS (York Theater), FICTION IN PHOTOGRAPHS (New World Stages), EXTRAORDINARY JOE (Abrons Arts Center), and numerous production shows for RCCL Entertainment.

CD: SHOWFOLK with Rachel Bay Jones, Robin Skye's HOUSE OF LOVE, PARADE, RING OF FIRE, THE BURNT PART BOYS, LUCKY STIFF, NEO, and Jason Robert Brown's WEARING SOMEONE ELSE’S CLOTHES. In concert: Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Town Hall, Symphony Space, Cooper Union, St. John the Divine, Birdland, Feinstein’s, Ars Nova, Birdland and numerous appearances at Joe's Pub.


Randy Redd Photos


Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017

Classic Stage Company Production, 2014
Dr. Bigby Denby

Encores! Off-Center Production, 2014

Off-Broadway Transfer, 2011
Jerry Lee Lewis [Replacement]

Jerry Lee Lewis (Understudy) [Replacement]

Playwrights Horizons Production, 2010
Miner Boggs

Piano Man / Jackson / Funeral Director / Downtown11 / "Mary" / Mr. Keys / Busboy

Original Broadway Production, 2006

New York Concert, 2003

Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2003

[US Tour]
US National Tour, 1999
Britt Craig

Original Broadway Production, 1998
Prison Guard


Young Soldier (Understudy)

Frankie Epps (Understudy)

Fiddlin' John (Understudy)

Britt Craig (Understudy)

Randy Redd Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Musical Director
Vocal Music Arranger


Randy Redd News

Photos: 2024 Hermitage Greenfield Prize Celebrates Deepa Purohit & Angelica Negron

The annual Hermitage Greenfield Prize Dinner on Sunday, April 14th honored playwright and theater maker Deepa Purohit. This was the central event of a three-day celebration, hosted by the Hermitage Artist Retreat (Andy Sandberg, Artistic Director and CEO) in partnership with the Greenfield Foundation. Check out photos here!
Rachel Bay Jones, Kavita Shah, And More To Perform At Hermitage Greenfield Prize Dinner

The Hermitage Artist Retreat has announced Tony Award winner Rachel Bay Jones and returning Hermitage Fellow Kavita Shah will perform at the 2024 Hermitage Greenfield Prize Dinner on Sunday, April 14th.
Broadway Stars Premiere Family Variety Show LET YOU BE YOU at Mastercard Midnight Theatre

Multi-award winning producer and director Meredith Sharkey brings Let You Be You, a musical family variety show to Mastercard Midnight Theatre. Learn more about the performance and find out how to get tickets here!
Ensemble Theatre Company Adds Performance of RING OF FIRE: The Music Of Johnny Cash

ENSEMBLE THEATRE COMPANY is adding a performance of 'RING OF FIRE: The Music of Johnny Cash' due to overwhelming demand.
Photos: First Look at Ensemble Theatre Company's RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH

Check out production photos for Ensemble Theatre Company's RING OF FIRE, The Music of Johnny Cash here!
Photos: First Look At The Cast of RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH At Ensemble Theatre Company

Ensemble Theatre Company (ETC) presents RING OF FIRE, The Music of Johnny Cash as its second show of the organization’s 2023-24 season. See preproduction photos of the cast!
Ensemble Theatre Company to Present RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH

Ensemble Theatre Company presents 'Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash' directed by Randy Redd at the New Vic Theatre in Santa Barbara. Don't miss this roof-lifting, crowd-pleasing musical tribute to Johnny Cash.
Review: Rachel Bay Jones at Theatre Raleigh

In 2017, I was fortunate enough to have attended the Tony Awards. Rachel Bay Jones was among the winners that night for her performance as Heidi in Dear Evan Hansen. On July 7th, I saw her perform in person for the very first time.
Rhodes Theatre Guild Presents ONCE UPON A MATTRESS

Rhodes Theatre Guild is closing out its seventh season with an energized take on an iconic musical from Mary Rodgers. This zany modern twist on the tale from Hans Christian Andersen, is directed by Randy Redd and choreographed by Rhodes alumna Cameron Crawford ‘19.
12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Theatre Raleigh Leads Favorite Local Theatre!

The latest standings as of Monday, December 19th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.
Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; at Theatre Raleigh Leads Best Ensemble Performance!

The latest standings as of Monday, December 12th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.
Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Temple Theatre Company Leads Favorite Local Theatre!

The latest standings as of Monday, December 5th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.
Staged Reading Of SONS OF LEVI at Urban Foxes To Benefit The LGBTQ Fund Of Mississippi

To celebrate and benefit THE LGBTQ FUND OF MISSISSIPPI, Jackson favorite URBAN FOXES will host a reading of SONS OF LEVI, Randy Redd's stage adaptation of Mississippi writer Nick White's novel HOW TO SURVIVE A SUMMER.
JOOK Now Accepting Submissions for 3rd Annual Spotlight Series

JOOK's 3rd Annual Spotlight Series is celebrating new plays by Southern writers! After two successful seasons, the series returns for a third round of submissions. This year's series will feature new two character plays written by emerging and established Southern writers.
Review: RACHEL BAY JONES Gives Feinstein's/54 Below Crowd A Chill Night Out

Rachel Bay Jones brings her special brand of storytelling to her new show at 54 Below.
A JUNETEENTH CONCERT CELEBRATION & More This Week at Feinstein's/54 Below

This week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
10 Videos That Have Us Ready For RACHEL BAY JONES at Feinstein's/54 Below

Rachel Bay Jones will return to the nightclub stage this month with a new show and some old friends, and Broadway World Cabaret is getting ready with a YouTube video crawl.
Rachel Bay Jones to Perform at Feinstein's/54 Below

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW will welcomes Tony Award winner Rachel Bay Jones back after acclaimed turns on screen and stage, including her “immensely touching” (The New York Times) run as the original Heidi Hansen in Dear Evan Hansen. The Broadway veteran returns June 17 & 18 at 7pm. 
BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's RING OF FIRE

Ring of Fire is a musical presented as a concert by a group of five performers playing the songs of legendary country music artist Johnny Cash. The show, which was conceived by William Meade and created by Richard Maltby, Jr., opened on March 12th, 2006 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on Broadway. Sadly, it only ran for 57 performances after closing on April 30th of that year. This production presented by North Carolina Theatre happens to be directed by Randy Redd, who was a member of the original Broadway cast.
North Carolina Theatre Announces Full Cast for RING OF FIRE

North Carolina Theatre has announced the full cast for Ring of Fire with music and lyrics by Johnny Cash directed by Randy Redd, who was a part of the Original Broadway cast of Ring of Fire.  Performances will run from April 29 – May 8 at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh.


How many Broadway shows has Randy Redd been in?

Randy Redd has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Randy Redd been in?

Randy Redd has not appeared in the West End.

How many shows has Randy Redd written?

Randy Redd has written 1 shows including What's That Smell: The Songs of Jacob Sterling (Music).

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