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Robert Joy

 
Date Of Birth:
August 17, 1951 (71)
Birth Place:
Montreal, QC, CANADA
Bio:
The Public: Socrates, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Head of Passes, As You Like It. Broadway: Side Show, The Nerd, Shimada, Hay Fever. Off-Broadway: June Moon, Lydie Breeze. Regional: Hamlet, Tartuffe, King Charles III, Baby Doll, The Nether. Film/TV: Atlantic City, Ragtime, Desperately Seeking ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: August 17, 1951 (71)

Birth Place: Montreal, QC, CANADA

Bio:
The Public: Socrates, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Head of Passes, As You Like It. Broadway: Side Show, The Nerd, Shimada, Hay Fever. Off-Broadway: June Moon, Lydie Breeze. Regional: Hamlet, Tartuffe, King Charles III, Baby Doll, The Nether. Film/TV: Atlantic City, Ragtime, Desperately Seeking ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Dr. Walker
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater World Premiere, 2019
Meletus
Chaerephon
Crito
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater North American Premiere, 2018
Dr. Walker
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Shakespeare Theatre Company Production, 2018
Polonius
  [Off-Broadway]
Shakespeare in the Park Revival, 2017
Peter Quince
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater New York Premiere, 2016
Dr. Anderson
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2014
Sir
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1993
Joshua Speed
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Larry Plays-with-Antelopes
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Othello/Prof. Claude Night/Tybalt/Juliet's Nurse
  [Broadway]
1992
Clive Beaumont
Mark Beaumont
  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Tranio
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Julian Hyde
  [Broadway]
1987
Rick Steadman
  [Broadway]
1985
Simon Bliss
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Man #2 (Field Day)
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Franklin Roosevelt Clagg
  [Off-Broadway]
1984
Mike
  [Off-Broadway]
1983
Lenny
  [Off-Broadway]
1983
Ted
  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Robert Buie
  [Off-Broadway]
1982
Jude Emerson
  [Off-Broadway]
1980
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1978
Peter Van Daan

Robert Joy Movies

Cod on a Stick
 
[1974]
Various
Atlantic City
 
[1980]
Dave
Ticket to Heaven
 
[1981]
Patrick
Ragtime
 
[1981]
Henry Thaw
Threshold
 
[1981]
David Art
Amityville 3-D
 
[1983]
Elliot West
Joshua Then and Now
 
[1985]
Colin Frer
Terminal Choice
 
[1985]
Dr. Harvey Rimmer
Desperately Seeking Susan
 
[1985]
Jim
The Adventure of Faustus Bidgood
 
[1986]
Eddie Peddle
Candy Mountain
 
[1987]
Couple Bob Joy
Radio Days
 
[1987]
Fred
Big Shots
 
[1987]
Dickie
The Suicide Club
 
[1988]
Michael Collins
Longtime Companion
 
[1989]
Ron
She's Back
 
[1989]
Paul
Millennium
 
[1989]
Sherman
Shadows and Fog
 
[1991]
Spiro's Assistant
The Dark Half
 
[1993]
Fred Clawson
I'll Do Anything
 
[1994]
U.S. Marshal
Death Wish: The Face of Death
 
[1994]
FreddieFlakes
Waterworld
 
[1995]
Ledger Guy
A Modern Affair
 
[1995]
Ernest Pohlsab
Pharaoh's Army
 
[1995]
Chicago
Harriet the Spy
 
[1996]
Ben Welsch
Henry & Verlin
 
[1996]
Ferris
Fallen
 
[1998]
Charles
Advice from a Caterpillar
 
[1999]
Cafe Man
The Divine Ryans
 
[1999]
Donald Ryan
Resurrection
 
[1999]
Demus
The Shipping News
 
[2001]
EMS Officer
Perfume
 
[2001]
Andrew
Joe Somebody
 
[2001]
Pat Chilcutt
Sweet November
 
[2001]
Raeford Dunne
Between Strangers
 
[2002]
Ralph
The Lazarus Child
 
[2004]
Senator Willis
Whole New Thing
 
[2005]
Rog
Land of the Dead
 
[2005]
Charlie
Pretty Persuasion
 
[2005]
Larry Horowitz
The Hills Have Eyes
 
[2006]
Lizard
It's a Boy Girl Thing
 
[2006]
Ted Bedworth
Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem
 
[2007]
Col. Stevens
Down to the Dirt
 
[2008]
Robert Kavanagh
Superhero Movie
 
[2008]
Dr. Hawking
Crown and Anchor
 
[2018]
Doug
The Goldfinch
 
[2019]
Welty
Don't Look Up
 
[2021]
Congressman Tenant

Robert Joy TV Shows

Boston Legal
 
[]
A.D.A. Nicholas Preston, A.D.A. William Preston
CSI: NY
 
[]
Sid Hammerback
Law & Order
 
[]
Louis Dutton, Leo Barnett
Republic of Doyle
 
[]
Alex Kavanagh, Al Kavanaugh
The Equalizer
 
[]
Jacob Stock

Robert Joy Biography

The Public: Socrates, A Midsummer Night‚Äôs Dream, Head of Passes, As You Like It. Broadway: Side Show, The Nerd, Shimada, Hay Fever. Off-Broadway: June Moon, Lydie Breeze. Regional: Hamlet, Tartuffe, King Charles III, Baby Doll, The Nether. Film/TV: Atlantic City, Ragtime, Desperately Seeking Susan, Land of the Dead, The Hills Have Eyes, Radio Days, The Goldfinch, ‚ÄúLaw & Order,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúCSI: NY.‚ÄĚ www.robertjoy.info





Robert Joy News

VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on Photo VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on WENDY
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Mare Winningham and Jeannette Bayardelle sat down with Sherri Shepherd on the Wendy Show to discuss starring in Girl From the North Country on Broadway. During the interview, the stars reacted to their Tony nominations, revealing how they found out, and detailed their meeting with Bob Dylan, whose music is used in the show.

Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTR Photo Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

New York Governor Kathy Hochul visited Girl From The North Country on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre this evening. Prior to the show, she visited with the cast and came onstage to give brief remarks about Broadway’s resilience and the comeback of New York City.  

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

The Tony Nominated Broadway musical Girl From The North Country announced that the production was professionally captured prior to its re-opening on April 29th for future use.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY R Photo Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala
by Bruce Glikas - May 13, 2022

Girl From the North Country, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, returned for a limited engagement, April 29-June 19 at the Belasco Theatre.

Photos: On the Red Carpet of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala
by Bruce Glikas - May 13, 2022

Girl From the North Country, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, returned for a limited engagement, April 29-June 19 at the Belasco Theatre.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway Photo VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023 Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

Today, it was announced that the North American Tour of the acclaimed Girl From The North Country, nominated for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, will have its technical rehearsals and tour premiere at Hennepin Theatre Trust's historic Orpheum Theatre in the Fall of 2023. 

HBO Max Renews Original Comedy Series JULIA For A Second Season Photo HBO Max Renews Original Comedy Series JULIA For A Second Season
by Michael Major - May 4, 2022

The season one cast included Sarah Lancashire as Julia, David Hyde Pierce, Bebe Neuwirth, Brittany Bradford, Fran Kranz and Fiona Glascott. Guest stars included Isabella Rossellini, Judith Light, Robert Joy, Erin Neufer, Jefferson Mays, James Cromwell and Adriane Lenox.

Photos: Inside POTUS' Opening Night Starry Blue Carpet Arrivals Photo Photos: Inside POTUS' Opening Night Starry Blue Carpet Arrivals
by Bruce Glikas - May 2, 2022

Selina Fillinger's new Broadway comedy POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive, officially celebrated its opening gala at the Shubert Theatre and BWW was there for the special day and you can check out photos from the blue carpet arrivals!

Robert Joy Videos

VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on Videoplay
VIDEO: Mare Winningham & Jeannette Bayardelle Discuss Their Meeting With Bob Dylan on WENDY

by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Mare Winningham and Jeannette Bayardelle sat down with Sherri Shepherd on the Wendy Show to discuss starring in Girl From the North Country on Broadway. During the interview, the stars reacted to their Tony nominations, revealing how they found out, and detailed their meeting with Bob Dylan, whose music is used in the show.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run Videoplay
GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run

by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway

by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland' Performance

by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

The Broadway cast of Girl From The North Country recently celebrated their 2022 Grammy nomination for Best Musical Theater Album and the holiday season with 1067LiteFM's Christine Nagy. The cast got together to spread some holiday cheer with an outdoor performance of 'Winter Wonderland.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination

by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Girl From the North Country was among the nominees for the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.

VIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving Videoplay
VIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving

by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

The Girl From the North Country has released a new video featuring members of the cast discussing the importance of Thanksgiving.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Oct 15, 2021

The cast of Girl From The North Country appeared on Good Morning America this morning to perform a medley of Bob Dylan classics, including 'Hurricane', 'License to Kill', and 'Slow Train'.

VIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & More!

by Team BWW - Oct 14, 2021

Girl From The North Country is pressing on with Broadway performances! The new show by  playwright Conor McPherson just reopened at the Belasco Theatre, where the company celebrated with a special jam session outside of the theatre. Plus, watch as the company shares a letter from Bob Dylan during the curtain call, and as they perform the show's poignant file, 'Pressing On.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Performs at 'A Great Day in Harlem' Festival Videoplay
VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Performs at 'A Great Day in Harlem' Festival

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 11, 2021

Watch Girl From The North Country’s Austin Scott, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, and Rachel Stern perform 'All Along The Watchtower/Idiot Wind'!

VIDEO: Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan Perform 'I Want You' From GIRL FROM THE NORTH Videoplay
VIDEO: Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan Perform 'I Want You' From GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 24, 2020

Girl from the North Country might not be in performances on Broadway, but the cast is still keeping busy! The new Bob Dylan musical just released a new music video featuring cast members Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan coming together virtually to perform their version of 'I Want You'.


Robert Joy Frequently Asked Questions

What is Robert Joy next theatre project?
Robert Joy's next show will be Girl from the North Country which opens on 4/29/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Robert Joy been in?
Robert Joy has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

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