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Sherman Howard

 

Bio:
Sherman Howard has made his living as a professional actor doing theatre, film and television for more than 41 years. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Marcus
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Tiger (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2008
Neighbor
Dr. Jim Bayliss (Understudy)
Joe Keller (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Townsperson
Henry Drummond (Understudy)
Monkey Man (Understudy)

Photos

Anthony Marble as Tilden and Sherman Howard as Dodge Photo

Anthony Marble as Tilden and Sherman Howard as Dodge

From: 
Date:
09/21/2018
Paul Cooper as Vincent, Sherman Howard as Dodge, and Andrea Morales as Shelly Photo

Paul Cooper as Vincent, Sherman Howard as Dodge, and Andrea Morales as Shelly

From: 
Date:
09/21/2018
Anthony Marble as Tilden, Sherman Howard as Dodge, and Carol Halstead as Halie Photo

Anthony Marble as Tilden, Sherman Howard as Dodge, and Carol Halstead as Halie

From: 
Date:
09/21/2018
Jackson Moran, Lindsey Kyler, Sherman Howard Photo

Jackson Moran, Lindsey Kyler, Sherman Howard

From: 
Date:
05/30/2014

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2011
Marcus

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Tiger (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2008
Neighbor

Dr. Jim Bayliss (Understudy)

Joe Keller (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Townsperson

Henry Drummond (Understudy)

Monkey Man (Understudy)

Sherman Howard Biography

Sherman Howard has made his living as a professional actor doing theatre, film and television for more than 41 years.




Sherman Howard News

Canceled Production of BE MORE CHILL Revived at Turlock High School Photo Canceled Production of BE MORE CHILL Revived at Turlock High School
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2022

A previously canceled production of Joe Iconis' teen sci-fi musical, Be More Chill, has been reinstated at Turlock High School in California.

Industry Pro Newsletter: The Hot Wing King, The Drama Book Shop, and an Update from o Photo Industry Pro Newsletter: The Hot Wing King, The Drama Book Shop, and an Update from our Audience Tracking Survey
by Alex Freeman - Jun 14, 2021

While audiences may still be waiting a bit for the rest of their family to get vaccinated (particularly families with children), they are starting to make plans to see shows later this year - making now a great time to start marketing your productions.

Social Roundup: The Theater Community Gathers for a March on Broadway Photo Social Roundup: The Theater Community Gathers for a March on Broadway
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Apr 22, 2021

A March on Broadway was held today, April 22. See tweets, photos, and videos from those in attendance at today's event.

The 15 Best Theater Tweets from Theater Stars and Fans This Week Photo The 15 Best Theater Tweets from Theater Stars and Fans This Week
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Apr 2, 2021

We're rounding up # tweets from the week of 3/29/2021 to 4/2/2021 from Broadway stars and theater fans!

Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Howard Sherman Photo Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Howard Sherman
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Mar 22, 2021

Today's episode of Little known Facts features theatre administrator, writer, and advocate Howard Sherman. What are his thoughts on the return of Broadway? 'I think if you asked me a couple of weeks ago, I might have been slightly less optimistic than I am today,' he said.

Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents New Exhibition IT GOES SO FAST: OUR TOWN BY HIRSCHF Photo Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents New Exhibition IT GOES SO FAST: OUR TOWN BY HIRSCHFELD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2021

The Al Hirschfeld Foundation is presenting its latest online exhibition, 'It Goes So Fast: Our Town by Hirschfeld.' Now live through May 15, the exhibition features Hirschfeld's reflections of the legendary Thornton Wilder drama featuring artists including Frances Conroy, Henry Fonda, Spalding Gray, Helen Hayes, and more.

Author Howard Sherman Announced for Players' PLAYGROUP Photo Author Howard Sherman Announced for Players' PLAYGROUP
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2021

Peterborough Players is honored to welcome author Howard Sherman as guest expert at the next Playgroup, taking place online on March 26th and April 2nd at 7:30 pm. 

Pasadena Playhouse and Vroman's Bookstore Present ANOTHER DAY'S BEGUN: EXPLORING OUR  Photo Pasadena Playhouse and Vroman's Bookstore Present ANOTHER DAY'S BEGUN: EXPLORING OUR TOWN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2021

Pasadena Playhouse has announced the live streaming of Another Day’s Begun: Exploring Our Town on PlayhouseLive, March 11, 2021 at 6:30pm PT, presented by Pasadena Playhouse and Vroman’s Bookstore. Another Day’s Begun: Exploring Our Town will be available on demand beginning March 12. 

Peterborough Players' Playgroup Takes A Look At Theatrical Design Photo Peterborough Players' Playgroup Takes A Look At Theatrical Design
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 22, 2021

Costume, light, sound, and set design are a massive part of theatrical storytelling. From sweeping to subtle, the vision of designers creates the world of the play. 

Westport Country Playhouse Presents Conversation About OUR TOWN Photo Westport Country Playhouse Presents Conversation About OUR TOWN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 12, 2021

Participating in the ‚ÄúOur Town at the Playhouse‚ÄĚ panel will be Howard Sherman, author; Anne Keefe, current Playhouse associate artist, and former associate artistic director with Joanne Woodward at the time of the Playhouse‚Äôs 2002 production of ‚ÄúOur Town‚ÄĚ; and Jake Robards, who appeared in the Playhouse production.¬†

Sherman Howard Videos

STAGE TUBE: Daphne Rubin-Vega and Adam Pascal Reunite for 'Light My Candle' at DISASTER!
by Stage Tube - Apr 5, 2016

After tonight's performance of Disaster!, RENT co-star Daphne Rubin-Vega joined Adam Pascal to sing 'Light My Candle' from RENT to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Chris Jackson and Mandy Gonzalez Sing IN THE HEIGHTS at #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Jan 9, 2016

In honor of the fifth anniversary of the closing of IN THE HEIGHTS on Broadway at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, Christopher Jackson and Mandy Gonzalez, the original Benny and Nina, sang 'When You're Home.' Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: HAMILTON Ladies Take 'My Shot' to a Whole New Level in #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2016

In today's #Ham4Ham, HAMILTON creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda invited the show's female cast members to sing 'My Shot' in a new arrangement. Below, watch these brilliant women absolutely slay the hit song!

STAGE TUBE: SNL's Taran Killam Sings HAMILTON-Inspired 'The 12 Days of Christmas' Parody at #Ham4Ham
by Sally Henry - Jan 2, 2016

In today's #Ham4Ham, SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE's Taran Killam sang a parody on 'The 12 Days of Christmas' with a HAMILTON spin- '12 Facts About HAMILTON Not Covered In The Show.' Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: Tevye's Three Daughters Sing New 'Matchmaker, Matchmaker' at #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Dec 30, 2015

In today's #Ham4Ham, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF's three daughters -- played by Samantha Massell, Melanie Moore and Alexandra Silber -- sang 'Matchmaker, Matchmaker' for the crowd... with some special new lyrics, and a finale by Lin himself. Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: THE FIRST NOEL Cast Brings Some Holiday Spirit to #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Dec 27, 2015

In today's #Ham4Ham, The Classical Theatre of Harlem's cast of THE FIRST NOEL brought down the house with a timely a medley of Christmas songs, including, 'The First Noel,' 'Deck the Halls,' 'O Come, O Come Emmanuel,' and more. Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: HAMILTON's Schuyler Sisters Sing Stunning 'Silent Night' at #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Dec 23, 2015

In today's #Ham4Ham, HAMILTON's Schuyler Sisters -- Renee Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo and Jasmine Cephas-Jones -- came together for a subdued but stunning rendition of 'Silent Night.' Check out the Christmas Eve Eve performance below!

STAGE TUBE: Norm Lewis Stuns with Javert's 'Stars' from LES MIZ at #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2015

In today's #Ham4Ham, Lin-Manuel Miranda promised 'something outside the norm', so Broadway veteran Norm Lewis appeared to wow the crowd with Javert's 'Stars' from LES MISERABLES. Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: HAMILTON Musicians Perform Song Not on Album for #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Dec 12, 2015

In today's #Ham4Ham performance, Lin-Manuel Miranda 'Liberated the musicians' and brought them out of the pit to perform a special HAMILTON medley which is not on the album. Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: Tony Winner Billy Porter Brings the Holiday Spirit to #Ham4Ham
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2015

In today's #Ham4Ham performance, KINKY BOOTS Tony winner Billy Porter brought the holiday spirit with his rendition of 'Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas'. Check it out below!


Sherman Howard Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sherman Howard been in?
Sherman Howard has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Sherman Howard been in?
Sherman Howard has not appeared in the West End