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Ryan Jesse

 
Bio:
Originally from Gilbert, AZ, Ryan holds a B.A. in Musical Theatre from University of Northern Colorado. Int'l Tour: Cinderella starring Lea Salonga (Prince u/s); Regional: Grey Gardens (Joe Kennedy, Jr. /Jerry) at Portland Center Stage; New York Musical Theatre Festival: The Last Starfighter ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Originally from Gilbert, AZ, Ryan holds a B.A. in Musical Theatre from University of Northern Colorado. Int'l Tour: Cinderella starring Lea Salonga (Prince u/s); Regional: Grey Gardens (Joe Kennedy, Jr. /Jerry) at Portland Center Stage; New York Musical Theatre Festival: The Last Starfighter ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2006
Bob Gaudio [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Bob Gaudio [Replacement]

Photos

Russel Fischer, Ryan Jesse, Erik Bates, and Miles Aubrey
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Russel Fischer, Ryan Jesse, Erik Bates, and Miles Aubrey

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08/04/2011
Ryan Jesse and Dominic Scaglione Photo

Ryan Jesse and Dominic Scaglione

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05/13/2011
Will Swenson, Mitch Jarvis, Ryan Jesse, Dominic Scaglione, Chad Kimball, Darren Ritch Photo

Will Swenson, Mitch Jarvis, Ryan Jesse, Dominic Scaglione, Chad Kimball, Darren Ritchie, and Greg Jbara

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05/13/2011
Matt Bogart, Dominic Nolfi, Frankie Valli, Jarrod Spector & Ryan Jesse Photo

Matt Bogart, Dominic Nolfi, Frankie Valli, Jarrod Spector & Ryan Jesse

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11/12/2010
Ryan Jesse & girlfriend Stefanie O'Connell Photo

Ryan Jesse & girlfriend Stefanie O'Connell

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11/12/2010

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2006
Bob Gaudio [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Bob Gaudio [Replacement]

Ryan Jesse Biography

Originally from Gilbert, AZ, Ryan holds a B.A. in Musical Theatre from University of Northern Colorado. Int'l Tour: Cinderella starring Lea Salonga (Prince u/s); Regional: Grey Gardens (Joe Kennedy, Jr. /Jerry) at Portland Center Stage; New York Musical Theatre Festival: The Last Starfighter (Blake/Zur).




Ryan Jesse News

BWW Review: JERSEY BOYS at STAGES St. Louis Photo BWW Review: JERSEY BOYS at STAGES St. Louis
by James Lindhorst - Sep 29, 2021

Jersey Boys, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons opened tonight at STAGES St. Louis for their final offering of the season. Winner of the 2006 Tony Award for Best Musical, 2009 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Musical, and the Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album, Jersey Boys is among the most successful jukebox musicals ever produced. The STAGES St. Louis production runs through October 24, 2021 at the Ross Family Theater in the Kirkwood Performing Arts Center.

BWW Feature: Casting Announced for JERSEY BOYS at STAGES St. Louis Photo BWW Feature: Casting Announced for JERSEY BOYS at STAGES St. Louis
by James Lindhorst - Sep 9, 2021

STAGES St. Louis has announced the casting for their upcoming production of JERSEY BOYS that will play September 24 – October 24, 2021 at The Ross Family Theater in the new Kirkwood Performing Arts Center. The cast will be headlined by Christopher Kale Jones who is best known for playing Frankie Valli in the 1st National Tour of JERSEY BOYS. With a book written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice, JERSEY BOYS takes an exhilarating journey into the cultural phenomenon that is Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. The show features 30 show stopping performances of the hits that took the group all the way to the top of the charts, including: “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You.”

BWW Review: Dolly Dazzles at The Dome Photo BWW Review: Dolly Dazzles at The Dome
by Kyle Christopher West - Sep 12, 2018

The recent revival of HELLO DOLLY may have just left the Great White Way and, sure, there's a fresh tour starring Broadway legend (and Fort Worth native) Betty Buckley just around the corner…but the production currently on stage in Fort Worth is worth putting on your Sunday clothes for with a dazzling production featuring a terrific cast of characters. But this Dolly's visit is fleeting - the show concludes it two-weekend-only run at Casa Manana on Sunday, September 16th.

Rooftop Films Announces Two Free Nights of Retrospective Short Films In Celebration of Their 20th Anniversary
by Richard Best - Jul 14, 2016

Over the past 20 years Rooftop Films has hosted over 600 events, screened over 2600 films, and entertained hundreds of thousands of audience members.

BWW Review: DIRTY DANCING - THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is a Magic Moment
by Christine Swerczek - Nov 19, 2015

I know everyone will expect this review to begin with, "I've Had the Time of My Life," but I will skip that well-known song that serves as the finale to DIRTY DANCING and go back to the opening number which defines it so well as "This Magic Moment."

BWW Reviews: DIRTY DANCING Mambos Onto The TPAC Stage
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 23, 2015

You don't have to be an aficionado of Dirty Dancing, the 1987 film starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey as a mismatched romantic duo brought together by some sexy dance moves at a Catskills resort, to find yourself loving every moment of Dirty Dancing, The Classic Story On Stage, now ensconced at Tennessee Performing Arts Center's Andrew Jackson Hall through Sunday.

Photo Flash: New Look at DIRTY DANCING National Tour, Featuring Christopher Tierney
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 1, 2015

Christopher Tierney recently assumed the iconic role of Johnny Castle tonight in the North American tour of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage in Chicago, where it ran through August 30. This marks the launch of the second year of the hugely successful national tour which will go on to play markets including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Detroit, Nashville, Des Moines and Denver this season. A list of full tour dates can be found here. Check out a first look at Tierney in the role below!

Christopher Tierney Joins Company of DIRTY DANCING National Tour
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 19, 2015

Christopher Tierney assumes the iconic role of Johnny Castle tonight in the North American tour of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage as it opens tonight at the Cadillac Palace Theatre in Chicago, where it will continue through August 30. This marks the launch of the second year of the hugely successful national tour which will go on to play markets including Los Angeles, San Francisco, Detroit, Nashville, Des Moines and Denver this season. A list of full tour dates can be found here.

Tickets to DIRTY DANCING National Tour at Smith Center on Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2015

The Smith Center announced today that individual tickets for the Las Vegas premiere of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage will go on sale today, May 22 at 10 a.m. Tickets are available at The Smith Center Box Office, located at 361 Symphony Park Avenue, by phone at 702-749-2000 or 808-326-6868 (TTY) and online at www.TheSmithCenter.com. For preferred seating and special rates for groups of 10 or more, contact 702-749-2348. The staged musical of this worldwide smash-hit film will play Reynolds Hall July 14-19, 2015.

Tickets to DIRTY DANCING National Tour at Smith Center on Sale 5/22
by Tyler Peterson - May 20, 2015

The Smith Center announced today that individual tickets for the Las Vegas premiere of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage will go on sale Friday, May 22 at 10 a.m. Tickets are available at The Smith Center Box Office, located at 361 Symphony Park Avenue, by phone at 702-749-2000 or 808-326-6868 (TTY) and online at www.TheSmithCenter.com. For preferred seating and special rates for groups of 10 or more, contact 702-749-2348. The staged musical of this worldwide smash-hit film will play Reynolds Hall July 14-19, 2015.

Ryan Jesse Videos

STAGE TUBE: Teaser Trailer - Eureka Suitcase's THE TEMPEST
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2013

Eureka Suitcase, a New York City based Production Company, presents Shakespeare's The Tempest! Set in a modern NYC Subway, this production will bring the audience into the mind of Prospero and his journey toward forgiveness, creating connections to everyone's struggle with the pressures of the modern world. Featuring a minimalist set and costumes, the focus will be put on the fantastical story while allowing room for the imagination of the audience. Click below to watch a teaser for the show!

STAGE TUBE: JERSEY BOYS Featured on CURTAIN UP!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 23, 2011

Watch a behind-the-scenes look at Broadway's Tony, Olivier and Grammy Award-winning JERSEY BOYS. PIX 11 (WPIX-TV, Channel 11)'s Laurie Dhue recently went backstage for their 'Curtain Up' Broadway Week series to talk with Jarrod Spector who stars as Frankie Valli and learned to 'Walk Like a Man' with cast members Matt Bogart and Katie O'Toole. Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: JERSEY BOYS Cast Visits Access Hollywood!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2011

JERSEY BOYS opened on Broadway to critical acclaim on November 6, 2005 at the August Wilson Theatre. The show is currently playing in New York; Las Vegas; London; Sydney, Australia; in cities across the U.S. on a National Tour and it will open in Auckland, New Zealand in April, 2012. Check out the current Broadway cast of JERSEY BOYS on Access Hollywood below!

BWW TV: DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY Plays Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!
by Jessica Lewis - Aug 4, 2011

BroadwayWorld brings you the performances of Death Takes a Holiday from Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!

BWW TV: THE LION KING Plays Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 4, 2011

BroadwayWorld brings you the performances from The Lion King at Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!

BWW TV: JERSEY BOYS Plays Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!
by Jessica Lewis - Aug 4, 2011

BroadwayWorld brings you the performances from Jersey Boys in Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!

BWW TV: RENT Plays Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!
by Jessica Lewis - Aug 4, 2011

BroadwayWorld brings you the performances from Rent at Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!

BWW TV: WICKED Plays Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!
by Jessica Lewis - Aug 4, 2011

BroadwayWorld brings you the performances from WICKED at Broadway in Bryant Park 2011!

BWW TV: JERSEY BOYS Features New Cast!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 13, 2010

JERSEY BOYS opened on Broadway to critical acclaim on November 6, 2005. The show is currently playing in New York; Las Vegas; London; Sydney, Australia; and in cities across the U.S. on a National Tour.


Ryan Jesse Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ryan Jesse been in?
Ryan Jesse has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Ryan Jesse been in?
Ryan Jesse has not appeared in the West End