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Sean McKnight

 
Birth Place:
United States
Bio:
SEAN MCKNIGHT's New York performance credits include Curtains (Broadway), Merrily We Roll Along (Encores!/new cast recording), Girl Crazy (Encores!), Stairway to Paradise (Encores!), Fifty Million Frenchmen, and The Radio City Christmas Spectacular. He as been seen in the Equity National Tours of: ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
SEAN MCKNIGHT's New York performance credits include Curtains (Broadway), Merrily We Roll Along (Encores!/new cast recording), Girl Crazy (Encores!), Stairway to Paradise (Encores!), Fifty Million Frenchmen, and The Radio City Christmas Spectacular. He as been seen in the Equity National Tours of: ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Roundabout Theatre Company National Tour, 2012
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Brick Hawvermale [Replacement]
  [New York]
Lost Musicals Concert, 2006
Michael Cummins
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Revival, 2006
Ensemble

Photos

Ricky Kuperman, Reed Luplau, Brad Barnes, Holly Shunkey, Sean McKnight, Marc Heitzman Photo

Ricky Kuperman, Reed Luplau, Brad Barnes, Holly Shunkey, Sean McKnight, Marc Heitzman, Matthew Tiberi

From: 
Date:
05/07/2012
Dance team-Sean McKnight, Mara Newberry, James Gray Photo

Dance team-Sean McKnight, Mara Newberry, James Gray

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Date:
12/16/2011


Sean McKnight and Melissa Rae Mahon (Choreographers)

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Date:
03/07/2009

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
Roundabout Theatre Company National Tour, 2012
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Brick Hawvermale [Replacement]

  [New York]
Lost Musicals Concert, 2006
Michael Cummins

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Revival, 2006
Ensemble

Sean McKnight Biography

SEAN MCKNIGHT's New York performance credits include Curtains (Broadway), Merrily We Roll Along (Encores!/new cast recording), Girl Crazy (Encores!), Stairway to Paradise (Encores!), Fifty Million Frenchmen, and The Radio City Christmas Spectacular. He as been seen in the Equity National Tours of: Shrek the Musical, The Producers, 42nd Street, Cinderella starring Eartha Kitt, Annie Get Your Gun (Tommy Keeler), A Christmas Story the Musical and Roundabout Theatre Company’s national tour of Anything Goes. At the Kennedy Center he has had the privilege to perform in Ragtime, Carnival! and Mame!

As a director/choreographer he made his NYC debut with Broadway Classics at Carnegie Hall. The sold-out concert starred Cheyenne Jackson and Carolee Carmello. In Los Angeles his work on Hot Mikado earned him Best Choreography nominations for both the LA Drama Critics Circle Award and the LA Stage Alliance Ovation! Award. Other choreographic credits include: Dance Austria! - The Big Waltz at Lincoln Center, A Chocolate Avenue Christmas at the Hershey Lodge, Broadway Bares, Gypsy of the Year, Easter Bonnet, and Dance from the Heart. As an Associate Choreographer he has worked at Ford‚Äôs Theatre, North Shore Music Theatre, Westchester Broadway Theatre, White Plains Performing Arts Center, Red Mountain Theatre Company and Seattle 5th Avenue Theatre. Mr. McKnight served as the co-associate director/choreographer to Kathleen Marshall on the NETworks Theatricals National Tour of Anything Goes. Most recently he choreographed the new Ansolo music video ‚ÄúTo Life‚ÄĚ featuring the band Too Many Zooz.

He holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from the University of Michigan and is currently on faculty at Pace University.





Sean McKnight News

Registration is Open for the 2020-21 Season of Wharton Center Institute's TAKE IT FRO Photo Registration is Open for the 2020-21 Season of Wharton Center Institute's TAKE IT FROM THE TOP
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2020

Registration is open for the 2020-21 Season of TAKE IT FROM THE TOP, a series of engaging virtual classes offered through Wharton Center Institute for Arts & Creativity. Participants - from pre-teens to young adults and beyond - receive a unique opportunity to train with a brilliant team of leading Broadway professionals.

The Roger Rees Awards, Co-Hosted by Andrew Barth Feldman, Announces 2020 Showcase Stu Photo The Roger Rees Awards, Co-Hosted by Andrew Barth Feldman, Announces 2020 Showcase Student Roster
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2020

The Broadway Education Alliance has announced the 87-high school students who will participate in the 10th annual Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance.

Winners Announced for the Roger Rees Awards Photo Winners Announced for the Roger Rees Awards
by Julie Musbach - May 20, 2019

The Broadway Education Alliance Inc. presented The Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance (formerly the Gershwin Awards) on Sunday, May 19 at Professional Performing Arts School (PPAS) in Manhattan, 328 West 48th Street, in Manhattan.

Roger Rees Awards Announce 2019 Nominees Photo Roger Rees Awards Announce 2019 Nominees
by Julie Musbach - May 7, 2019

The Broadway Education Alliance is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 student nominees who will compete for the title of Best Actor and Best Actress at The Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance on Sunday, May 19 at the Professional Performing Arts School, 328 West 48th Street, in Manhattan.

Frank DiLella and Marla Louissaint to Co-Host 2019 Roger Rees Awards Photo Frank DiLella and Marla Louissaint to Co-Host 2019 Roger Rees Awards
by Julie Musbach - Apr 24, 2019

The Broadway Education Alliance is pleased to announce that Emmy Award-winning NY1 host Frank DiLella and the 2015 Jimmy Award-winner for Best Performance by an Actress Marla Louissaint will co-host the 2018-19 Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance.

Sign Up for Broadway Artists Intensive College Prep Workshop at The Kravis Center Photo Sign Up for Broadway Artists Intensive College Prep Workshop at The Kravis Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

During The Broadway Artists Intensive College Prep at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, high school juniors and seniors dreaming of attending college for theater arts will have the opportunity to work with elite college faculty on such skills as vocal auditioning and song selection, monologue performance and repertoire, and dance call auditioning and practice, helping them land coveted spots in college theater programs.

BWW Blog: Meggie Cansler - The Summer is in Full Swing
by Guest Blogger: Meggie Cansler - Jul 1, 2016

The summer is in FULL SWING at Transcendence Theatre Company! Guest blogger and Transcendence Artist Meggie Cansler is back to give you the low down on the latest…

Travel Channel Kicks Off THE TRIP: 2016 Dream Adventure Giveaway
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 4, 2016

Travel Channel kicks off its fourth annual sweepstakes and network event, 'The Trip: 2016,' which features a $100,000 dream adventure giveaway.

BAC to Host MAKING IT ON BROADWAY & IN CABARET, 8/2
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 30, 2015

The Broadway Artists Connection (BAC) is presenting a brand new one night seminar on 'Making it on Broadway & in Cabaret' on Sunday August 2nd at 7pm at the Metropolitan Room (34 W 22nd St NYC).  Participants will have the opportunity to meet a panel of professionals, ask questions and learn invaluable career building tips.

BWW TV: Tracy Bidleman Chats ANYTHING GOES Tour; and Highlights!
by Matt Tamanini - May 28, 2015

On Tuesday, ANYTHING GOES opened the final stop on its National Tour at Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts; you can check out my review here. After Opning Night, I sat down with Tracy Bidleman, who plays Evangeline Harcourt, to discuss about what makes this show feel-good show such an enduring classic.

Sean McKnight Videos

BWW TV: Tracy Bidleman Chats ANYTHING GOES Tour; and Highlights!
by Matt Tamanini - May 28, 2015

On Tuesday, ANYTHING GOES opened the final stop on its National Tour at Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts; you can check out my review here. After Opning Night, I sat down with Tracy Bidleman, who plays Evangeline Harcourt, to discuss about what makes this show feel-good show such an enduring classic.

STAGE TUBE: Cast of ANYTHING GOES National Tour Gives Tap Lessons on GDLA
by Stage Tube - Sep 26, 2013

The national tour of Roundabout Theatre Company's ANYTHING GOES, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, recently made its Orange County premiere at Segerstrom Center for the Arts as part of the Curtain Call Series, now playing through September 29. Yesterday, some of the cast stopped by GDLA to offer up some tap dance lessons, check out the segment below!

STAGE TUBE: ANYTHING GOES' Rachel York Gives 1930s Makeup Tutorial
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2013

In a special, behind-the-scenes video for the San Francisco Chronicle, Anything Goes' star Rachel York demonstrates how she transforms into 'Reno Sweeney' each night. Click below to watch how she creates a 1930s look in just 10 steps!

BWW TV: Opening Night Arrivals of ANYTHING GOES Tour in L.A. - Richard M. Sherman, Lara Pulver, Raza Jaffrey, Grant Gustin & More!
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Dec 3, 2012

BWW TV's own Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans of the JLE Media Group, were on hand for the official November 28, 2012 red carpet opening of the new Broadway revival of "Anything Goes," Cole Porter's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece now on stage at the Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre through January 6, 2013. Check out interviews with some red carpet arrivals below!

STAGE TUBE: Rachel York & Erich Bergen Sing 'You're the Top' from ANYTHING GOES!
by Stage Tube - Oct 3, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company just launched the national tour of the 2011 Tony¬ģ Award winning Anything Goes, starring Rachel York as Reno Sweeney. The national tour will set sail in Cleveland on October 2nd, and Erich Bergen and rachel York just performed on Cleveland's local news. Check out 'You're the Top' below!

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: ANYTHING GOES Tour Sets Sail in Cleveland- Chatting with Rachel York and the Cast; Plus a Special Sneak Peek!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 27, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon launch the national tour of the 2011 Tony¬ģ Award winning Anything Goes, starring Rachel York as Reno Sweeney. The national tour will set sail in Cleveland on October 2nd, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was invited to meet with the cast while they were still in rehearsals in New York City. While he was there, he caught a special performance preview and chatted with the whole team about taking the classic show on the road. We are excited to debut the special coverage below!

BWW TV: Encores! MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Plays Final Performance Today
by Robert Diamond - Feb 19, 2012

Stephen Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along, the first New York City Center Encores! production of the season, plays its final performance today at New York City Center, and features Colin Donnell, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Elizabeth Stanley, Betsy Wolfe and Adam Grupper. Merrily We Roll Along, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by George Furth, is directed by James Lapine with music direction by Rob Berman and musical staging by Dan Knechtges. Check out performance highlights from the production below!

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Encores! MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG - Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 8, 2012

Stephen Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along, the first New York City Center Encores! production of the season, opens tonight, February 8 at New York City Center, and features Colin Donnell, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Elizabeth Stanley, Betsy Wolfe and Adam Grupper. Merrily We Roll Along, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by George Furth, is directed by James Lapine with music direction by Rob Berman and musical staging by Dan Knechtges. Merrily has been extended for a two-week run and will play for 15 performances, February 8-19, 2012. Check out performance highlights from the production below!

BWW TV: Inside Encores! MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Rehearsal with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Celia Keenan-Bolger & Colin Donnell!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 27, 2012

Colin Donnell, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Betsy Wolfe (in photos) play four friends at different points in their lives, in Stephen Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along, the first New York City Center Encores! production of the season. Merrily We Roll Along, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by George Furth, will be directed by James Lapine with music direction by Rob Berman and musical staging by Dan Knechtges. Merrily has been extended for a two-week run and will play for 15 performances, February 8-19, 2012, at New York City Center 55th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the meet and greet this morning and got a sneak peek of Miranda, Keenan-Bolger and Donnell in rehearsal!

BWW TV: A CHRISTMAS STORY On Tour - Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 28, 2011

Want to see tour highlights from A CHRISTMAS STORY, The Musical? Click below for the show's official montage!


Sean McKnight Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sean McKnight been in?
Sean McKnight has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Sean McKnight been in?
Sean McKnight has not appeared in the West End