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Rob Bartlett

 
Date Of Birth:
May 18, 1957 (65)
Birth Place:
USA
Bio:
Broadway: More to Love (author/star), Chicago (Amos Hart/Mr. Cellophane), The Odd Couple (Speed), Little Shop of Horrors (Mr. Mushnik), Sweet Charity (Herman). Off-Broadway: Tabletop (Drama Desk Award) and the City Center Encores! productions of Golden Boy and Pardon My English. TV appearances ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: May 18, 1957 (65)

Birth Place: USA

Bio:
Broadway: More to Love (author/star), Chicago (Amos Hart/Mr. Cellophane), The Odd Couple (Speed), Little Shop of Horrors (Mr. Mushnik), Sweet Charity (Herman). Off-Broadway: Tabletop (Drama Desk Award) and the City Center Encores! productions of Golden Boy and Pardon My English. TV appearances ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Twimble
Wally Womper
J.B. Biggley (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Speed
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Herman [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2004
Commissioner Herman Bauer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Mushnik
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2002
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Marcus
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Rob
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Amos Hart [Replacement]
Amos Hart [Replacement]
Amos Hart [Replacement]
Amos Hart [Replacement]
Amos Hart (Standby) [Replacement]

Writing

Playwright

Photos

Michael Urie, Nick Jonas and Rob Bartlett Photo

Michael Urie, Nick Jonas and Rob Bartlett

From: 
Date:
04/26/2012
Nick Jonas, Rob Bartlett and Michael Urie Photo

Nick Jonas, Rob Bartlett and Michael Urie

From: 
Date:
04/26/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Twimble

Wally Womper

J.B. Biggley (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Speed

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Herman [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2004
Commissioner Herman Bauer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Mushnik

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2002
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Marcus

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Rob

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Amos Hart [Replacement]

Amos Hart [Replacement]

Amos Hart [Replacement]

Amos Hart [Replacement]

Amos Hart (Standby) [Replacement]

Writing
Playwright

Rob Bartlett Biography

Broadway: More to Love (author/star), Chicago (Amos Hart/Mr. Cellophane), The Odd Couple (Speed), Little Shop of Horrors (Mr. Mushnik), Sweet Charity (Herman). Off-Broadway: Tabletop (Drama Desk Award) and the City Center Encores! productions of Golden Boy and Pardon My English. TV appearances include "Ugly Betty," "David Letterman," "Conan O'Brien," "What's Alan Watching?," "Law & Order: SVU," "Kenny the Shark" and the Emmy-winning "Rob Bartlett's Not-for-Profit TV Special" produced by CPTV. Bartlett is most recognized as a writer/performer on the nationally syndicated "Imus in the Morning" program. A renowned standup comedian, he has headlined nationwide in his own one-man show.

Rob Bartlett Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Special Awards Gold Star
Rob Bartlett, Tabletop

Rob Bartlett News

BWW TV: Looking Back At Darren Criss's Opening In HOW TO SUCCEED Photo BWW TV: Looking Back At Darren Criss's Opening In HOW TO SUCCEED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 5, 2020

There is wonderful music in the very sound of his name! Today we're celebrating the birthday of Emmy winner Darren Criss by looking back at his Broadway debut as J. Pierrepont Finch in the most recent revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. Check out the video to see Darren alongside Beau Bridges, Rose Hemingway, and more as they celebrate Darren's opening night!

54 Sings Broadway's Greatest Hits, And More This Week At Feinstein's/54 Below Photo 54 Sings Broadway's Greatest Hits, And More This Week At Feinstein's/54 Below
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 5, 2019

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.

Michael Riedel and AJ Holmes to Join FOXY in Concert at 54 Below Photo Michael Riedel and AJ Holmes to Join FOXY in Concert at 54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Apr 4, 2019

Michael Riedel, author of Razzle Dazzle, and AJ Holmes(The Book of Mormon and Team StarKid) will be appearing in Johnny Mercer's lost musical FOXY at Feinstein's/54 Below on Tuesday, April 9that 7:00pm.

Kelli Barrett Joins FOXY at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Kelli Barrett Joins FOXY at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2019

Kelli Barrett, who has appeared on Broadway in Wicked and Gettin' The Band Back Together, and stars as Liza Minnelli in FX's Fosse/Verdon, will be appearing in Johnny Mercer's lost musical FOXY at Feinstein's/54 Below on Tuesday, April 9th at 7:00pm.

Richard Kind, Chip Zien, and More Star in FOXY at 54 Below Photo Richard Kind, Chip Zien, and More Star in FOXY at 54 Below
by Julie Musbach - Mar 4, 2019

FOXY, the 1964 musical based on Ben Johnson's Volpone, with a score by Johnny Mercer and Robert Emmett Dolan and a book by Ian McLellan Hunter and Ring Lardner Jr, will return to New York City with a star-studded Broadway cast at Feinstein's/54 Below on Tuesday, April 9that 7:00pm.

Broadway's Rob Bartlett Creates New Scripted Comedy Podcast Photo Broadway's Rob Bartlett Creates New Scripted Comedy Podcast
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2018

Broadway's Rob Bartlett, star of 'How to Succeed', 'The Odd Couple', Little Shop of Horrors,' and 'Chicago: The Musical' Is Now On the Internet in The Rob Bartlett Radio Comedy Hour.

Michael Bacon to Host Chaplin Film Screening Accompanied by Live Orchestra Photo Michael Bacon to Host Chaplin Film Screening Accompanied by Live Orchestra
by Julie Musbach - Oct 1, 2017

The New School's College of Performing Arts presents the sixth edition of (Un)Silent Film Night, a performance series in which The College of Performing Arts Theater Orchestra performs live music to classic silent films. Previous events in the series hosted by Matthew Broderick, Bill Irwin, Rob Bartlett, and Ed Rothstein, have drawn capacity crowds to the 400-seat Tishman Auditorium at The New School.

ME THE PEOPLE: THE TRUMP AMERICA MUSICAL to Play The Triad This Summer
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Me The People: The Trump America Musical, a new musical revue with a book and lyrics by Nancy Holson (Bush Wars, The News in Revue on PBS - 5 Emmy Awards, Ludwig Live!) and directed and choreographed by Jay Falzone (Bush Wars, Cooking with the Calamari Sisters), will play at The Triad (158 W. 72nd Street between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues), it was announced today by producer Jim Russek.

Photo Coverage: Monica Piper's NOT THAT JEWISH Celebrates Opening Night
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - Oct 25, 2016

NOT THAT JEWISH, written and performed by writer, actress and comedian Monica Piper (Writer of Roseanne, Mad About You, Rugrats) and directed by Mark Waldrop (Howard Crabtree's When Pigs Fly, Bea Arthur on Broadway: Just Between Friends), just opened and will play through January 2017 at New World Stages (340 W 50th St, New York, NY 10019).

The New School's College of Performing Arts Presents UNSILENT FILM NIGHT: SAFETY LAST!
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2016

The New School's College of Performing Arts welcomes the public to the fourth edition of (Un)Silent Film Night, a performance series in which The College of Performing Arts Theater Orchestra performs live music to classic silent films. Previous events in the series have drawn capacity crowds to the 400-seat Tishman Auditorium at The New School.

Rob Bartlett Videos

BWW TV: Looking Back At Darren Criss's Opening In HOW TO SUCCEED VideoBWW TV: Looking Back At Darren Criss's Opening In HOW TO SUCCEED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 5, 2020

There is wonderful music in the very sound of his name! Today we're celebrating the birthday of Emmy winner Darren Criss by looking back at his Broadway debut as J. Pierrepont Finch in the most recent revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. Check out the video to see Darren alongside Beau Bridges, Rose Hemingway, and more as they celebrate Darren's opening night!

STAGE TUBE: Nick Jonas Says Goodbye at HOW TO SUCCEED's Last Performance
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2012

Nick Jonas gave a goodbye speech at the final performance of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying on Broadway, May 20, 2012. He spoke about his return to Broadway 'as a man,' acknowledged Daniel Radcliffe and Darren Criss for their hard work and talent in the role of J. Pierrepont Finch before him, and talked about the support and artistry of his fellow cast members, the producers, and his love for the audience and this 'great show.' Watch the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from HOW TO SUCCEED's Inner Circle Performance!
by Stage Tube - Apr 2, 2012

At this year's Inner Circle Dinner, Mayor Michael Bloomberg performed in a special show with the cast of Broadway's HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING on Saturday night, March 31. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the special performance below!

Happy First Birthday to Broadway's HOW TO SUCCEED!
by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2012

One year ago today, the nine-time Tony nominated revival of HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING opened at the Al Hirschfelf Theatre, led by Daniel Radcliffe and John Larroquette. Since then the production has gained several new stars, including Darren Criss, Nick Jonas, Michael Urie, Beau Bridges, and more! In celebration of this special day, BroadwayWorld brings you photo and video highlights of the show's star-studded run. Check them out below!

STAGE TUBE: Nick Jonas in HOW TO SUCCEED's 'Brotherhood of Man'
by Stage Tube - Feb 28, 2012

Nick Jonas recently joined the cast of HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, taking over for Darren Criss in the lead role of J. Pierrepont Finch. The video below features Jonas singing the show's second act anthem- 'Brotherhood of Man.' Click below to watch the video!

STAGE TUBE: Nick Jonas Talks SMASH & HOW TO SUCCEED on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2012

Before he was the object of teen crushes as one-third of The Jonas Brothers, Nick Jonas was a working child star on Broadway. He has now returned to his stage roots as the lead in the Broadway production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying - a role that in the past has been played by the likes of Daniel Radcliffe and Matthew Broderick. The actor can also soon be seen as a guest star on NBC's hit musical drama 'Smash' on February 27 at 10 p.m. ET.

STAGE TUBE: Nick Jonas on Staying Healthy for Broadway
by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2012

Before he was the object of teen crushes as one-third of The Jonas Brothers, Nick Jonas was a working child star on Broadway. He has now returned to his stage roots as the lead in the Broadway production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying - a role that in the past has been played by the likes of Daniel Radcliffe and Matthew Broderick. In the video below, Jonas chats with CNN about coming back to Broadway, living with diabetes, and more. Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: Nick Jonas Sings 'I Believe In You' Live on Soundcheck Talk Show
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2012

Check out this this video below, in which Nick Jonas sings 'I Believe in You' from How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying live for the Soundcheck chat show!

BWW TV: NBC Goes Broadway With HOW TO SUCCEED Themed Commercial!
by BWW - Feb 5, 2012

During the Super Bowl today, February 5, NBC launched its "Brotherhood Of Man" network promo. Cast members of NBC shows including "Smash," "30 Rock," "Parks & Recreation," and "Parenthood" performed Frank Loesser's classic song from HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING. In the current smash hit Broadway revival of the musical comedy, international superstar Nick Jonas performs the tuneful anthem and Mr. Jonas will guest star on the Monday, February 27 episode of "Smash."

STAGE TUBE: Meet HOW TO SUCCEED's Nick Jonas & Michael Urie!
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2012

Earlier this week, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING welcomed Nick Jonas in the role of J. Pierrepont Finch and Michael Urie as Bud Frump! In the video below, the duo quizzes each other on how much they know about one another. Click below to check it out!


Rob Bartlett Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rob Bartlett been in?
Rob Bartlett has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Rob Bartlett been in?
Rob Bartlett has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Rob Bartlett been nominated for?
Special Awards (Drama Desk Awards) for Tabletop .

What awards has Rob Bartlett won?
Special Awards (Drama Desk Awards) for Tabletop.

How many shows has Rob Bartlett written?
Rob Bartlett has written 1 shows including More to Love (Playwright).