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Thomas Jay Ryan

 
Bio:
West Side Story is Mr. Ryan’s fifth production with Ivo van Hove, following The Crucible (Broadway); A View From The Bridge (Ahmanson/Kennedy Center); The Little Foxes; and The Misanthrope (NYTW). He has also appeared on Broadway in The Nap and In the Next Room, or The Vibrator Play. Recent ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
West Side Story is Mr. Ryan’s fifth production with Ivo van Hove, following The Crucible (Broadway); A View From The Bridge (Ahmanson/Kennedy Center); The Little Foxes; and The Misanthrope (NYTW). He has also appeared on Broadway in The Nap and In the Next Room, or The Vibrator Play. Recent ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theater Off-Broadway Premiere, 2022
Shapeshifter
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2020
Lt. Schrank
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Original Broadway Production, 2018
Danny Killeen
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Original Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Dance Teacher Pat
  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Theatre World Premiere, 2018
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Thomas Putnam
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2015
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Theatre Workshop Production, 2010
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Harry Hay
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Mr. Daldry
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Philinte
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Bert Hudd/Matt
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Frank/Donald
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Joxer Daly
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Young Man

Thomas Jay Ryan Biography

West Side Story is Mr. Ryan’s fifth production with Ivo van Hove, following The Crucible (Broadway); A View From The Bridge (Ahmanson/Kennedy Center); The Little Foxes; and The Misanthrope (NYTW). He has also appeared on Broadway in The Nap and In the Next Room, or The Vibrator Play. Recent Off-Broadway credits include Dance Nation, The Amateurs, Measure For Measure, 10 Out Of 12, and many others. His film credits include The Plagiarist, Burn Country, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and the title role in Hal Hartley’s Henry Fool trilogy. He has received a Calloway Award, two Drama Desk Awards, and Drama League and Gemini Award nominations.

Thomas Jay Ryan Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Ensemble Award Gold Star
Thomas Jay RyanDance Nation
 
Drama League Awards - 2016 - Distinguished Performance Award
Thomas Jay Ryan1 Out of 12

Thomas Jay Ryan News

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 5, 2022

See photos from opening night of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, now playing at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. 

Video: First Look at BECKY NURSE OF SALEM, Open Now at Lincoln Center Theater Photo Video: First Look at BECKY NURSE OF SALEM, Open Now at Lincoln Center Theater
by Show Highlights - Dec 5, 2022

Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, opened last night (Sunday, December 4) at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Check out all new video footage here!

Photos: First Look at Deirdre O'Connell & More in BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Cen Photo Photos: First Look at Deirdre O'Connell & More in BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater
by Show Highlights - Nov 17, 2022

Get a first look at Lincoln Center Theater's production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, now in previews and will open on Sunday, December 4 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

BECKY NURSE OF SALEM Announces New Preview and Opening Dates at Lincoln Center Theate Photo BECKY NURSE OF SALEM Announces New Preview and Opening Dates at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

Due to a positive Covid case in the company which caused a significant disruption in the rehearsal process, Lincoln Center Theater’s upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, will now begin previews Tuesday, November 8 and open on Sunday, December 4 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

Photos: See Deirdre O'Connell & More in Rehearsals for BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincol Photo Photos: See Deirdre O'Connell & More in Rehearsals for BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

On Tuesday, September 27, cast, crew and creatives of Lincoln Center Theater’s BECKY NURSE OF SALEM gathered for the first rehearsal. Get a first look at photos here!

Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Cent Photo Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced its upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Becky Nurse of Salem will begin previews Thursday, October 27 and open on Thursday, November 21 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 14, 2021

BWW Review: WINTERTIME is a romantic hot toddy up north Photo BWW Review: WINTERTIME is a romantic hot toddy up north
by Evan Henerson - Dec 5, 2021

Charles L. Mee’s rumination on the foibles of love and the love of foibles is enjoying a gloriously self-indulgent revival at the Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s Roda Theatre through December 19. The Les Waters-directed production is every inch an old home week occasion at Berkeley Rep, featuring longtime company members James Carpenter, Sharon Lockwood and Lori Holt.

BWW Review: WINTERTIME at Berkeley Rep Photo BWW Review: WINTERTIME at Berkeley Rep
by Steve Murray - Nov 19, 2021

Who doesn't enjoy a good farce? The genre's been around since recorded history, and playwright Charles L. Mee is a whiz at incorporating his influences throughout Wintertime, his comedy of the heart that sparkles with wit, charm and superb ensemble acting opening Berkeley Rep's first in-person performance in twenty long, long months.

Berkeley Rep Announces Full Cast For Season Opener WINTERTIME Photo Berkeley Rep Announces Full Cast For Season Opener WINTERTIME
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2021

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced casting for its production of Wintertime by Charles L. Mee, directed by Berkeley Rep's former Associate Artistic Director Les Waters.

Thomas Jay Ryan Videos

Video: First Look at BECKY NURSE OF SALEM, Open Now at Lincoln Center Theater Videoplay
Video: First Look at BECKY NURSE OF SALEM, Open Now at Lincoln Center Theater

by Show Highlights - Dec 5, 2022

Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, opened last night (Sunday, December 4) at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Check out all new video footage here!

BWW TV: THE NAP Company Takes Its Shot! Go Inside Opening Night Videoplay
BWW TV: THE NAP Company Takes Its Shot! Go Inside Opening Night

by TV - Opening Night Special - Sep 29, 2018

Manhattan Theatre Club's 2018-2019 season officially kicked off last night with the American premiere of The Nap, written by Olivier Award nominee Richard Bean and directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from MTC's THE NAP on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights from MTC's THE NAP on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 20, 2018

The Nap is now in previews ahead of a Thursday, September 27th opening night at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the production below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights and Behind the Scenes of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE at the Ahmanson
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2016

Ivo van Hove's award-winning revival of Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge is playing at the Ahmanson Theater now through October 16, 2016. BroadwayWorld gives you a first look at the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Promo Video of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE at the Ahmanson
by Stage Tube - Aug 17, 2016

The cast is set for the Young Vic Production of Arthur Miller's "A View From the Bridge" produced by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre. Directed by Ivo van Hove, "A View From the Bridge" will begin previews on September 7, with the opening set for September 14, 2016. Performances continue through October 16. The cast includes, in alphabetical order, Danny Binstock, Catherine Combs, Alex Esola, Andrus Nichols, Howard W. Overshown, Dave Register, Thomas Jay Ryan and Frederick Weller. The scenic and lighting design is by Jan Versweyveld, costumes are by An D'Huys and sound is by Tom Gibbons. The production stage manager is David S. Franklin.  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the promo video below!

VIDEO: Saoirse Ronan Talks THE CRUCIBLE; Competes in 'Catchphrase' on TONIGHT
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 23, 2016

The Oscar-nominated actress discusses making her Broadway debut in THE CRUCIBLE.

BWW TV: Signature Theatre's THE LADY FROM DUBUQUE- Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 6, 2012

Signature Theatre today announced a second extension for EDWARD ALBEE'S THE LADY FROM DUBUQUE, directed by David Esbjornson. Extended last week through April 1, the production will now play two additional weeks, through Sunday, April 15. EDWARD ALBEE's THE LADY FROM DUBUQUE is the inaugural production in The End Stage Theatre at the company's new home The Pershing Square Signature Center. The production opened on Monday, March 5. Tickets during the extension week are $75 each. Check out performance highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: New York Theater Workshop's LITTLE FOXES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2010

A taste of New York Theatre Workshop's production of Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes. Directed by Ivo van Hove and featuring Tina Benko, Marton Csokas, Lynda Gravatt, Elizabeth Marvel, Cristin Milioti, Thomas Jay Ryan, Greig Sargeant, Sanjit De Silva, Christopher Evan Welch and Nick Westrate.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Sneak Peek of IN THE NEXT ROOM Opening Night
by Craig Brockman - Nov 22, 2009

Lincoln Center Theater's production of IN THE NEXT ROOM or the vibrator play, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Les Waters, opened on Thursday, November 19th at the Lyceum Theater (149 West 45 Street). The cast features Laura Benanti, Quincy Tyler Bernstine,Michael Cerveris, Maria Dizzia, Thomas Jay Ryan, Wendy Rich Stetson, and Chandler Williams. Catch these Broadway Beat highlights and Opening Night interviews with Michael Cerveris and Laura Benanti right here on BroadwayWorld.com!


Thomas Jay Ryan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Thomas Jay Ryan been in?
Thomas Jay Ryan has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

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

What awards has Thomas Jay Ryan been nominated for?
Ensemble Award (Drama Desk Awards) for Dance Nation and Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for 10 Out of 12 .

What awards has Thomas Jay Ryan won?
Ensemble Award (Drama Desk Awards) for Dance Nation.

What is Thomas Jay Ryan next theatre project?
Thomas Jay Ryan's next show will be Becky Nurse of Salem which opens on 11/21/2022 on Off-Broadway.