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Robin de Jesus

Also Credited As: Robin De Jesús
 
Date Of Birth:
August 21, 1984 (38)
Birth Place:
Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
Bio:
Broadway: Wicked, In the Heights (Tony nomination, Drama Desk Award), La Cage aux Folles (Tony, Drama Desk nominations), Rent. Select Off-Broadway and regional: Domesticated (Lincoln Center), In the Heights, Patti Issues, Mother Jones, Aladdin, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Grease and Godspell. Select ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: August 21, 1984 (38)

Birth Place: Norwalk, Connecticut, USA

Bio:
Broadway: Wicked, In the Heights (Tony nomination, Drama Desk Award), La Cage aux Folles (Tony, Drama Desk nominations), Rent. Select Off-Broadway and regional: Domesticated (Lincoln Center), In the Heights, Patti Issues, Mother Jones, Aladdin, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Grease and Godspell. Select ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Off-Broadway Reading, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2018
Emory
  [Off-Broadway]
2013
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
Jacob
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2009
Boq [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Sonny
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2007
Sonny
Sonny
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2006
Performer
  [Waterford, CT (Regional)]
Reading, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1996
Steve, man with squeegee, a waiter, and others [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
A Waiter [Replacement]
Man with squeegee [Replacement]
Steve [Replacement]
Angel Schunard (Understudy) [Replacement]
Angel Schunard (Understudy) [Replacement]

Robin de Jesus Movies

Camp
 
[2003]
Michael Robin De Jesus
Fat Girls
 
[2006]
Rudy
Gun Hill Road
 
[2011]
Fernando
Elliot Loves
 
[2012]
Hector
Hair Brained
 
[2013]
Romeo Torres
Bert and Arnie's Guide to Friendship
 
[2013]
Student #1
11:55
 
[2016]
Rubio
The Boys in the Band
 
[2020]
Emory Robin de Jesús
Milkwater
 
[2020]
George
tick, tick... BOOM!
 
[2021]
Michael Robin de Jesús

Robin de Jesus TV Shows

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
 
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Jose Silva

Robin de Jesus Biography

Broadway: Wicked, In the Heights (Tony nomination, Drama Desk Award), La Cage aux Folles (Tony, Drama Desk nominations), Rent. Select Off-Broadway and regional: Domesticated (Lincoln Center), In the Heights, Patti Issues, Mother Jones, Aladdin, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Grease and Godspell. Select film: Camp, Hairbrained, Gun Hill Road, Elliot Loves, 11:55 Holyoke, Fat Girls. Select TV: "Law & Order: SVU," "How to Make It in America." Cabaret: Crush to Crushed (54Below) Tweet, Instagram and Vine @RobinOfJesus. Proud member of Actors' Equity.

Robin de Jesus Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Robin De Jesus, The Boys in the Band
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Robin De Jesus, La Cage aux Folles
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Robin De Jesus, In The Heights
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Ensemble Performances Gold Star
Robin de Jesus, n the Heights

Robin de Jesus News

Andre De Shields To Receive GMHC's 2023 Howard Ashman Award Photo Andre De Shields To Receive GMHC's 2023 Howard Ashman Award
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 11, 2023

GMHC will honor Broadway legend and award-winning performer André De Shields with the 2023 Howard Ashman Award for his advocacy and activism for people living with and affected by HIV and AIDS, as well as LGBTQ+ communities.

Olney Theatre Center's Remount of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST to Open in November Photo Olney Theatre Center's Remount of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST to Open in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 17, 2022

Olney Theatre Center’s remount of its 2021 hit Disney’s Beauty and the Beast runs November 9, 2022 - January 1, 2023, on the Mainstage. Jade Jones and Evan Ruggiero, who attracted national attention last year for their stereotype-busting performances in the lead roles, also return to star as Belle and the Beast.

Photos: Inside The Westport Country Playhouse's 2022 Gala With Renee Elise Goldsberry Photo Photos: Inside The Westport Country Playhouse's 2022 Gala With Renee Elise Goldsberry, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2022

Multi-award-winning Broadway star Renée Elise Goldsberry, perhaps best known for her role as Angelica Schuyler in the musical “Hamilton,” headlined Westport Country Playhouse’s 2022 Gala, “Back to the Playhouse!,” on Saturday evening, September 17. Check out photos here!

Photos: KINKY BOOTS Celebrates Opening Night Off-Broadway Photo Photos: KINKY BOOTS Celebrates Opening Night Off-Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Aug 29, 2022

Just last week, the Off-Broadway engagement of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical, Kinky Boots celebrated its big NYC return with a splashy opening night at Stage 42. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and you can check out photos from the curtain call and after party below!

Photos: Go Inside the KINKY BOOTS Opening Night Portrait Studio! Photo Photos: Go Inside the KINKY BOOTS Opening Night Portrait Studio!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2022

Last night, the Off-Broadway engagement of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical, Kinky Boots celebrated its big NYC return with a splashy opening night at Stage 42. See photos from the evening!

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of KINKY BOOTS Off-Broadway! Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of KINKY BOOTS Off-Broadway!
by Bruce Glikas - Aug 26, 2022

The Off-Broadway engagement of the Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical, Kinky Boots celebrated its big NYC return with a splashy opening night at Stage 42. See photos from the festivities!

Olney Theatre and Round House Theatre to Co-Produce Local Premieres of FELA! and INK Photo Olney Theatre and Round House Theatre to Co-Produce Local Premieres of FELA! and INK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

Olney Theatre Center and Round House Theatre will produce the Broadway musical Fela! (July 7, 2023 - August 13, 2023) on the Olney Mainstage and will mount James Graham’s Tony-nominated play Ink on Round House’s Bethesda stage during the 2023-24 season.

Olney Theatre and Roundhouse Theatre to Co-Produce Local Premieres of INK and FELA! Photo Olney Theatre and Roundhouse Theatre to Co-Produce Local Premieres of INK and FELA!
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 11, 2022

Montgomery County’s two leading theatre companies are teaming up again to co-produce a pair of shows in 2023. Olney Theatre Center and Round House Theatre will produce the Broadway musical Fela! (July 7, 2023 - August 13, 2023) on the Olney Mainstage and will mount James Graham’s Tony-nominated play Ink on Round House’s Bethesda stage during the 2023-24 season. The two organizations last collaborated in 2016 and 2017 to produce both parts of Angels in America at Round House, followed by In the Heights at Olney Theatre, the latter of which went on to win the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Production of a Musical.

CW Primetime Listings Announced for the Week of April 24th Photo CW Primetime Listings Announced for the Week of April 24th
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 10, 2022

The CW has announced their Primetime listings for the week of April 24th. Check out the listing below. 

Olney Theatre Launches New Community Partner Program With Sandy Spring Slave Museum Photo Olney Theatre Launches New Community Partner Program With Sandy Spring Slave Museum
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

Olney Theatre Center announced a series of events as part of its new “Community Partners” program, planned in conjunction with its first partner, The Sandy Spring Slave Museum & African Art Gallery.

Robin de Jesus Videos

VIDEO: Netflix Wishes Happy Birthday to Jonathan Larson Videoplay
VIDEO: Netflix Wishes Happy Birthday to Jonathan Larson

by Michael Major - Feb 4, 2022

Netflix has released a new video in tribute to Jonathan Larson on what would have been his 60th birthday. The video features footage from tick, tick...BOOM! which stars Andrew Garfield as Jonathan Larson. The video also features the film's stars, including Vanessa Hudgens, Alexndra Shipp, and Robin de Jesus, plus real footage of Larson himself.

VIDEO: Watch the Full Production of THE NIGHT LARRY KRAMER KISSED ME, Starring Anthon Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Full Production of THE NIGHT LARRY KRAMER KISSED ME, Starring Anthony Rapp, Robin De Jesus & More!

by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2020

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS sponsored a one-night-only streamed presentation of the archival video of the 2013 performance of THE NIGHT LARRY KRAMER KISSED ME to benefit Provincetown Theater, on June 28 at 7:00pm ET.

Tonys Talk: Robin de Jesus Looks Back on THE BOYS IN THE BAND Videoplay
Tonys Talk: Robin de Jesus Looks Back on THE BOYS IN THE BAND

by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 3, 2019

Robin de Jesus made his Broadway debut over a decade ago, when he starred in Lin-Manuel Miranda's first big musical, In the Heights. Since then he has earned three Tony nominations- one of which is for his incredible performance in last summer's The Boys in the Band. 

VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 15- Robin de Jesus Hits the Jackpot With IN THE HEIGHTS Videoplay
VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 15- Robin de Jesus Hits the Jackpot With IN THE HEIGHTS

by A.A. Cristi - May 26, 2019

In 2008, Robin de Jesus, a nominee this year for The Boys In the Band, made his Tony Awards debut with the new musical In The Heights.

WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Robin de Jesus Videoplay
WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Robin de Jesus

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2019

The Tony Awards are like Christmas in June for theatre lovers, and that makes this year's nominees the reason for the season. This year's Tony nominees transported us with the magic of theatre, and we're saluting their work by taking a closer look at their extraordinary accomplishments. Today we're studying up on Robin de Jesus!

Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch: Robin de Jesus Celebrates Pride with Rainbow Meringu Videoplay
Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch: Robin de Jesus Celebrates Pride with Rainbow Meringues!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 21, 2018

In this episode, just in time for NYC Pride, we bring you a star from THE BOYS IN THE BAND, Robin de Jesus! Check out the recipe for Katie's Rainbow Meringues below!

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Receives GLAAD Award from Ryan Murphy and the Cast of THE BOYS IN  Videoplay
VIDEO: Jim Parsons Receives GLAAD Award from Ryan Murphy and the Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND

by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2018

Last night at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles, Ryan Murphy presented Jim Parsons with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award with a surprise appearance by Parsons' 'Boys In The Band' cast mates Matt Bomer, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells, Robin De Jesus, Brian Hutchinson, Charlie Carver, Michael Benjamin Washington, and Tuc Watkins. See footage from the event below!

VIDEO: Look Back on Robin De Jesus Led IN THE HEIGHTS at Onley Theatre Centre Videoplay
VIDEO: Look Back on Robin De Jesus Led IN THE HEIGHTS at Onley Theatre Centre

by Alan Henry - Oct 25, 2017

The Olney Theatre Centre's production of IN THE HEIGHTS closed in early October, but they've just released a look-back video on the production. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Music Circus' CABARET, Starring Robin De Jesus, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka and More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2016

The 66th Music Circus season continues with the multiple Tony Award-winning musical theatre classic CABARET. Performances began last night and will continue through Sunday, July 31 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Bonnie Milligan, Natalie Weiss & More Rock Kelly Clarkson at Feinstein's/54 Below!
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2016

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, just presented Broadway Rocks Kelly Clarkson a one-night concert featuring Broadway and up-and-coming performers singing their favorite songs by the first American Idol. The show was was directed/produced by Brandon Beynon and Music Directed/Arrangements by Joshua Zecher-Ross, with Micah Burgess (Guitar), Lorenzo Wolff (Bass), Kenny Hildebrandt (Drums).


Robin de Jesus Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Robin de Jesus been in?
Robin de Jesus has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Robin de Jesus been in?
Robin de Jesus has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Robin de Jesus been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Boys in the Band , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for La Cage aux Folles Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for In The Heights and Outstanding Ensemble Performances (Drama Desk Awards) for n the Heights .

What awards has Robin de Jesus won?
Outstanding Ensemble Performances (Drama Desk Awards) for n the Heights.


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