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Tom Nelis

 
Bio:
Broadway: Girl From the North Country, Indecent, The Visit, Enron, The Caine Mutiny Court Martial, AIDA. Off-Broadway: The Pearl Theater, The Public Theater, New York Theater Workshop, Playwrights Horizons, The Signature Theater, Classic Stage Company, Theater for a New Audience, Manhattan Theater ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Girl From the North Country, Indecent, The Visit, Enron, The Caine Mutiny Court Martial, AIDA. Off-Broadway: The Pearl Theater, The Public Theater, New York Theater Workshop, Playwrights Horizons, The Signature Theater, Classic Stage Company, Theater for a New Audience, Manhattan Theater ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Mr. Perry
  [Boston]
American Repertory Theater's World Premiere Musical, 2019
Ahab
  [New York]
2019 Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2019
Cominius
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater World Premiere, 2019
Aristophanes
Gorgias
Proxenus
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater North American Premiere, 2018
Mr. Perry
  [Off-Broadway]
Ars Nova Original Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2017
Pharaoh Seti
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Off-Broadway Premiere, 2016
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Anton Schell [Replacement]
Rudi
Anton (Understudy)
  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2014
Rudi
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2013
Doctor Tambourri
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Judge
Analyst
Trader
Senator
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Charles Hay Cameron
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble
Papa Mizner (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Mr. Campani
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Agamemnon
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Martin del Bosco/ 1st Jew
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Antonio
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2006
Dr. Bird
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Right Hand
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Leonard Bernstein
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Voice
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Edward IV/Cardinal
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Pharaoh [Replacement]
  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
US Premiere, 1998
Eldest Magician
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
King Henry VI
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Bastard of Orleans/King Henry VI
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Lancelot
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Cardinal
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Morton/Shadow
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Morton

Photos

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris, Todd Almond, Marc Kudisch, Luba Mason, Tom Nelis, Jeannette Bayardelle, Jay O. Sanders, Mare Winningham, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Colin Bates, Austin Scott, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Matt McGrath, John Schiappa and Rachel Stern

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Date:
10/14/2021
EW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Tom Nelis, Jeannette Bayardelle, Jay O. Sanders Photo

EW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Tom Nelis, Jeannette Bayardelle, Jay O. Sanders, Mare Winningham, Kimber Elayne Sprawl and Colin Bates

From: 
Date:
10/14/2021
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris, Todd Almond, Marc Kudisch, Luba Mason, Tom Nelis, Jeannette Bayardelle, Jay O. Sanders, Mare Winningham, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Colin Bates, Austin Scott, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Matt McGrath, John Schiappa and Rachel Stern

From: 
Date:
10/14/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Mr. Perry

  [Boston]
American Repertory Theater's World Premiere Musical, 2019
Ahab

  [New York]
2019 Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2019
Cominius

  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater World Premiere, 2019
Aristophanes

Gorgias

Proxenus

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater North American Premiere, 2018
Mr. Perry

  [Off-Broadway]
Ars Nova Original Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2017
Pharaoh Seti

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Off-Broadway Premiere, 2016
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Anton Schell [Replacement]

Rudi

Anton (Understudy)

  [Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2014
Rudi

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2013
Doctor Tambourri

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Judge

Analyst

Trader

Senator

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Charles Hay Cameron

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble

Papa Mizner (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Mr. Campani

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Agamemnon

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Martin del Bosco/ 1st Jew

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Antonio

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2006
Dr. Bird

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Right Hand

Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Leonard Bernstein

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Voice

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Edward IV/Cardinal

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Pharaoh [Replacement]

  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
US Premiere, 1998
Eldest Magician

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
King Henry VI

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Bastard of Orleans/King Henry VI

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Lancelot

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Cardinal

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Morton/Shadow

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Morton

Tom Nelis Biography

Broadway: Girl From the North Country, Indecent, The Visit, Enron, The Caine Mutiny Court Martial, AIDA. Off-Broadway: The Pearl Theater, The Public Theater, New York Theater Workshop, Playwrights Horizons, The Signature Theater, Classic Stage Company, Theater for a New Audience, Manhattan Theater Club, BAM, En Garde Arts. Mr. Nellis is a founding member of SITI Company, now in its 25th year. Awards: Elliot Norton Award, OBIE, San Diego Critics Ensemble Award, Drama League Nomination, Barrymore Nomination. MFA, UC San Diego.




Tom Nelis News

Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTR Photo Photos: New York Governor Kathy Hochul Stops by Broadway's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by Marissa Tomeo - May 22, 2022

New York Governor Kathy Hochul visited Girl From The North Country on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre this evening. Prior to the show, she visited with the cast and came onstage to give brief remarks about Broadway’s resilience and the comeback of New York City.  

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Today, the Tony Nominated Broadway musical Girl From The North Country announced that the production was professionally captured prior to its re-opening on April 29th for future use.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY R Photo Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala
by Bruce Glikas - May 13, 2022

Girl From the North Country, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, returned for a limited engagement, April 29-June 19 at the Belasco Theatre.

Photos: On the Red Carpet of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala
by Bruce Glikas - May 13, 2022

Girl From the North Country, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, returned for a limited engagement, April 29-June 19 at the Belasco Theatre.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway Photo VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023 Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

Today, it was announced that the North American Tour of the acclaimed Girl From The North Country, nominated for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, will have its technical rehearsals and tour premiere at Hennepin Theatre Trust's historic Orpheum Theatre in the Fall of 2023. 

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Sets Broadway Reopening Dates Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Sets Broadway Reopening Dates
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

Girl From the North Country has officially set its Broadway return dates! The musical, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, will return for a limited engagement, April 29-June 11 at the Belasco Theatre.

2 Broadway Shows Take Final Bow Today Photo 2 Broadway Shows Take Final Bow Today
by Team BWW - Jan 23, 2022

Today, January 23, Broadway says goodbye to two beloved productions. Slave Play will conclude its limited run at the August Wilson Theatre following 9 previews and 58 regular performances; and Girl from the North Country pauses performances at the Belasco Theatre following 31 previews and 117 regular performances.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Close January 23rd With Plans To Re-Open Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Close January 23rd With Plans To Re-Open
by BWW Staff - Jan 12, 2022

Today, it was announced that the acclaimed Broadway musical Girl from the North Country will play its final performance at The Belasco Theatre on January 23, 2022, following 31 previews and 117 regular performances.

Tom Nelis Videos

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run VideoGIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland' Performance
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

The Broadway cast of Girl From The North Country recently celebrated their 2022 Grammy nomination for Best Musical Theater Album and the holiday season with 1067LiteFM's Christine Nagy. The cast got together to spread some holiday cheer with an outdoor performance of 'Winter Wonderland.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Girl From the North Country was among the nominees for the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.

VIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving VideoVIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

The Girl From the North Country has released a new video featuring members of the cast discussing the importance of Thanksgiving.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Oct 15, 2021

The cast of Girl From The North Country appeared on Good Morning America this morning to perform a medley of Bob Dylan classics, including 'Hurricane', 'License to Kill', and 'Slow Train'.

VIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & VideoVIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & More!
by Team BWW - Oct 14, 2021

Girl From The North Country is pressing on with Broadway performances! The new show by  playwright Conor McPherson just reopened at the Belasco Theatre, where the company celebrated with a special jam session outside of the theatre. Plus, watch as the company shares a letter from Bob Dylan during the curtain call, and as they perform the show's poignant file, 'Pressing On.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Performs at 'A Great Day in Harlem' Festival VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Performs at 'A Great Day in Harlem' Festival
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 11, 2021

Watch Girl From The North Country’s Austin Scott, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, and Rachel Stern perform 'All Along The Watchtower/Idiot Wind'!

Exclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New T VideoExclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New Trailer For ESTELLA SCROOGE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2020

The new musical, Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist, is now available to stream at EstellaScrooge.com.

VIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Ticke VideoVIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Tickets Available Tomorrow!
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2020

Producers Michael Jackowitz of Witzend Productions, David Bryant and Michael Alden, in partnership with Streaming Musicals, herald the arrival of a new holiday musical tradition with the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist.


Tom Nelis Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tom Nelis next theatre project?
Tom Nelis's next show will be Girl from the North Country which opens on 4/29/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Tom Nelis been in?
Tom Nelis has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Tom Nelis been in?
Tom Nelis has not appeared in the West End