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Robert Hartwell

 
Bio:
Robert has been seen on Broadway in Memphis: The Musical, Cinderella, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Motown: The Musical, and the Tony Award Winning Revival of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler. He has been seen nationally and internationally on the tours of Dreamgirls and Motown: The Musical. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Robert has been seen on Broadway in Memphis: The Musical, Cinderella, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Motown: The Musical, and the Tony Award Winning Revival of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler. He has been seen nationally and internationally on the tours of Dreamgirls and Motown: The Musical. ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company One-Night-Only Benefit, 2018
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
Second US National Tour, 2017
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Return Engagement, 2016
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]
Del Ray (Understudy) [Replacement]
Bobby (Understudy) [Replacement]
Gator (Understudy) [Replacement]

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Associate Director

Photos

Robert Hartwell Photo

Robert Hartwell

From: 
Date:
11/19/2021
Robert Hartwell & Guests Photo

Robert Hartwell & Guests

From: 
Date:
03/03/2020
Broadway Collective Project Next Gen Students with Robert Hartwell and Kate Lumpkin  Photo

Broadway Collective Project Next Gen Students with Robert Hartwell and Kate Lumpkin

From: 
Date:
06/19/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company One-Night-Only Benefit, 2018
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble

  [US Tour]
Second US National Tour, 2017
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Return Engagement, 2016
Ensemble

  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2014
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]

Del Ray (Understudy) [Replacement]

Bobby (Understudy) [Replacement]

Gator (Understudy) [Replacement]

Productions

Associate Director

Robert Hartwell Biography

Robert has been seen on Broadway in Memphis: The Musical, Cinderella, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Motown: The Musical, and the Tony Award Winning Revival of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler. He has been seen nationally and internationally on the tours of Dreamgirls and Motown: The Musical. Regionally he has played roles at The Muny, Sacramento Music Circus, Fulton Opera House, North Carolina Theatre, and Music Theatre Wichita. As a Director/Choreographer he has worked at Pace University, Music Theatre Wichita, Naples PAC, Pioneer Theatre Guild, and The University of Michigan. Robert is the Founder and Artistic Director of The Broadway Collective and creator of Broadway's online academy Hello Broadway. Robert is also a member of The Broadway Inspirational Voices. He is an honors graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and the University of Michigan's Musical Theatre Department.




Robert Hartwell News

Photos: TROUBLE IN MIND Opens On Broadway! Photo Photos: TROUBLE IN MIND Opens On Broadway!
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 19, 2021

Just last night, Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway premiere of Trouble in Mind opened on Broadway. Trouble in Mind is led by LaChanze as 'Wiletta Mayer,' with Michael Zegen as 'Al Manners,' Chuck Cooper as 'Sheldon Forrester,' Danielle Campbell as 'Judy Sears,' Jessica Frances Dukes as 'Millie Davis,' Brandon Micheal Hall as 'John Nevins,' Simon Jones as 'Henry,' Alex Mickiewicz as 'Eddie Fenton,' and Don Stephenson as 'Bill O'Wray.'

Photos: Broadway Gathers to Celebrate Launch of WHEN THE LIGHTS ARE BRIGHT AGAIN Book Photo Photos: Broadway Gathers to Celebrate Launch of WHEN THE LIGHTS ARE BRIGHT AGAIN Book
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 2, 2021

Just last night, the best of Broadway gathered at Haswell Green’s to celebrate the publication of When The Lights Are Bright Again. The new book was released by Applause Theatre & Cinema Books and is now available.

New Book Spotlighting the Theater Shutdown WHEN THE LIGHTS ARE BRIGHT AGAIN Available Photo New Book Spotlighting the Theater Shutdown WHEN THE LIGHTS ARE BRIGHT AGAIN Available Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2021

When The Lights Are Bright Again, the new book created by Andrew Norlen spotlighting the 2020-2021 theater shutdown, is available today in hardcover and digital formats wherever books are sold.

San Francisco Opera's Department Of Diversity, Equity And Community Offers Interactiv Photo San Francisco Opera's Department Of Diversity, Equity And Community Offers Interactive Conversations About Giuseppe Verdi in October
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021

San Francisco Opera's Department of Diversity, Equity and Community (DEC) has announced new Opera Aficionado online discussions in October focused on the life and work of Italian opera composer Giuseppe Verdi.

Broadway's Robert Hartwell Signs On for Discovery+ Home Renovation Series TAKING BACK Photo Broadway's Robert Hartwell Signs On for Discovery+ Home Renovation Series TAKING BACK THE HOUSE
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2021

Robert Hartwell, founder of Broadway Collective, is teaming up with Discovery+ on a new home renovation series, Taking Back The House.

The Fulton Theatre Announces Schedule and Creative Teams for STORIES OF DIVERISTY Pla Photo The Fulton Theatre Announces Schedule and Creative Teams for STORIES OF DIVERISTY Playwriting Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2021

The Fulton Theatre has announced¬†the schedule of its inaugural in person playwriting festival. ‚ÄúStories of Diversity,‚ÄĚ July 16 ‚Äď July 18, 2021. The festival will feature three distinct and diverse plays that will engage the Lancaster community in much needed conversation.

San Francisco Opera's Department Of Diversity, Equity And Community Offers New Intera Photo San Francisco Opera's Department Of Diversity, Equity And Community Offers New Interactive Talks
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 31, 2021

San Francisco Opera's Department of Diversity, Equity and Community (DEC) announced new Opera Aficionado virtual conversations from April through June.

COMING UP: New Podcast AGAIN FROM THE TOP to Feature Rob McClure, Angie Schworer, Max Photo COMING UP: New Podcast AGAIN FROM THE TOP to Feature Rob McClure, Angie Schworer, Max Clayton, Kara Lindsay and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2021

Jack Sippel (The Prom) and Brendon Stimson (Mean Girls), in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, have announced the new podcast AGAIN FROM THE TOP.  The new podcast explores the moment in performing arts professional’s careers that they found their stride.

Podcast Exclusive: The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales Chats With Robert Hartwell Photo Podcast Exclusive: The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales Chats With Robert Hartwell
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2021

Robert Hartwell is a Broadway performer and Founder of The Broadway Collective. His Broadway credits include Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler, Motown The Musical, Cinderella, Nice Work If You Can Get It, and Memphis, as well as the National Tours of Dreamgirls and Motown The Musical.

Robert Hartwell, Lauren Juengel, and Maya Bryant Join North Carolina Theatre in New  Photo Robert Hartwell, Lauren Juengel, and Maya Bryant Join North Carolina Theatre in New Positions
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 26, 2021

North Carolina Theatre, the region's premiere nonprofit professional regional theatre, has announced three new positions starting this spring, filled in preparation for live performance and the start of digital streaming in its 2021-22 season.  

Robert Hartwell Videos

BWW TV: Watch a Recap of Day One of The Broadway Collective's GATHERED Event VideoBWW TV: Watch a Recap of Day One of The Broadway Collective's GATHERED Event
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2018

There are over 35,000 high schools in the United States of America. At every school, there's at least one kid who's obsessed with musical theater, who has memorized every single line of Hamilton, Rent, and Wicked, and who dreams of working on Broadway one day.

BWW TV Exclusive: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell and the Dramatists Guild Fund!
by Broadway Quick Change - Apr 20, 2016

The Dramatists Guild Fund celebrates the 1 Year Anniversary of The Music Hall, decorated by Robert Hartwell of BroadwayWorld's Broadway Quick Change. The Music Hall is a free space in the city for writers to create and present new work. Officially opened in April 2015 during the tenure of DGF President Gretchen Cryer, The Music Hall has been a resource to 1,500 dramatists for writing groups, readings, workshops, panels, and private writing time.

BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell and THE KING AND I's Kelli O'Hara!
by Broadway Quick Change - Jun 4, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwellon inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert as he helps out Tony nominee Kelli O'Hara at The King and I!

BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell- In the WICKED Green Room!
by Broadway Quick Change - Apr 2, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwell on inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert as he stops by the WICKED Green Room!

BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell and HONEYMOON IN VEGAS' Tony Danza!
by Broadway Quick Change - Jan 14, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its newest, exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwell on inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert as he stops by HONEYMOON IN VEGAS to help out Tony Danza!

BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell- Christmas Edition!
by Broadway Quick Change - Dec 23, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its newest, exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwell on inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert as he returns to MOTOWN for a special Christmas episode!

VIDEO: Patrice Covington Debuts 'Life Feels Good Right Now' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

Broadway Sensation, Patrice Covington, has performed all over the world, sometimes pouring out her heart through her original music, and other times, breathing life into the characters she's portrayed in the various Broadway productions she's been apart of. Click below to watch her new music video for 'Life Feels Good Right Now'!

BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell & WICKED's Jenni Barber!
by Broadway Quick Change - Dec 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its newest, exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwell on inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert transform the dressing room of Broadway's resident diva- WICKED's Glinda, played by Jenni Barber.

BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell- in the MOTOWN Green Room!
by Broadway Quick Change - Oct 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its newest, exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwell on inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert transform the green room of one of Broadway's hottest shows- Motown!

BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell- Birdland Edition!
by Broadway Quick Change - Sep 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its newest, exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwell on inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert transform the dressing room of one of New York City's hottest music venues- Birdland!


Robert Hartwell Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Robert Hartwell been in?
Robert Hartwell has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Robert Hartwell been in?
Robert Hartwell has not appeared in the West End