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Tony Yazbeck

 
Date Of Birth:
March 14 (2022)
Bio:
LCT: Flying Over Sunset. Broadway: Prince of Broadway (Chita Rivera Award; Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle nominations), On The Town (Astaire Award; Tony, OCC, Drama League noms.), Finding Neverland,Chicago, Irving Berlin’s WhiteChristmas, Gypsy (with Patti LuPone; OCC nom), A Chorus Line, Never ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: March 14

Bio:
LCT: Flying Over Sunset. Broadway: Prince of Broadway (Chita Rivera Award; Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle nominations), On The Town (Astaire Award; Tony, OCC, Drama League noms.), Finding Neverland,Chicago, Irving Berlin’s WhiteChristmas, Gypsy (with Patti LuPone; OCC nom), A Chorus Line, Never ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre's Original Broadway Production, 2021
Cary Grant
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Off-Broadway Revival, 2019
Larry Foreman
  [Off-Broadway]
MCP Concert Presentation, 2019
Percy Blakeney
  [Off-Broadway]
Annual New York City Center Gala Presentation, 2018
Zach
  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Theatre World Premiere, 2018
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Production, 2017
Bobby Child
  [International Tour]
World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
J.M. Barrie [Replacement]
J.M. Barrie [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Gabey
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2014
George Musgrove
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 2009
Phil Davis
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2008
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2008
Tulsa
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2007
Tulsa
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2006
Al
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Charels Waneigh
Charels Waneigh
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2005
Matthew Mugg
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2005
Ensemble
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2004
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2004
Policeman
Psychoanalyst
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Performer (Swing)
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2003
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Performer (Swing)
Ali Hakim (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Billy Flynn [Replacement]
Billy Flynn [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1989
Newsboy [Replacement]

Photos

Penny Worth, Jim Brochu, Marianne Tatum, Kurt Peterson, Lee Roy Reams, Tony Yazbeck,  Photo

Penny Worth, Jim Brochu, Marianne Tatum, Kurt Peterson, Lee Roy Reams, Tony Yazbeck, Anita Gillette, Lawrence Leritz

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Date:
06/26/2022
Lee Roy Reams, Lawrence Leritz, Tony Yazbeck Photo

Lee Roy Reams, Lawrence Leritz, Tony Yazbeck

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Date:
06/26/2022
Robert Sella, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck Photo

Robert Sella, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck

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Date:
12/14/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre's Original Broadway Production, 2021
Cary Grant

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Off-Broadway Revival, 2019
Larry Foreman

  [Off-Broadway]
MCP Concert Presentation, 2019
Percy Blakeney

  [Off-Broadway]
Annual New York City Center Gala Presentation, 2018
Zach

  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Theatre World Premiere, 2018
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Production, 2017
Bobby Child

  [International Tour]
World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
J.M. Barrie [Replacement]

J.M. Barrie [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Gabey

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2014
George Musgrove

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 2009
Phil Davis

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2008
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2008
Tulsa

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2007
Tulsa

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2006
Al

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Charels Waneigh

Charels Waneigh

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2005
Matthew Mugg

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2005
Ensemble

  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2004
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2004
Policeman

Psychoanalyst

Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Performer (Swing)

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2003
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Performer (Swing)

Ali Hakim (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Billy Flynn [Replacement]

Billy Flynn [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1989
Newsboy [Replacement]

Tony Yazbeck Biography

LCT: Flying Over Sunset. Broadway: Prince of Broadway (Chita Rivera Award; Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle nominations), On The Town (Astaire Award; Tony, OCC, Drama League noms.), Finding Neverland,Chicago, Irving Berlin‚Äôs WhiteChristmas, Gypsy (with Patti LuPone; OCC nom), A Chorus Line, Never Gonna Dance, Oklahoma!, Gypsy (with Tyne Daly). Off-Broadway: The Cradle Will Rock (CSC), The Beast in the Jungle (Vineyard). Concerts include performances with John Wilson (Royal Albert Hall), Michael Tilson Thomas (San Francisco Symphony), The NY Pops (Carnegie Hall); Crazy For You, The Scarlet Pimpernel (David Geffen Hall); and Both Feet Off The Ground(solo show). Solo Album: The Floor Above Me. Film: Every Little Step. TV includes ‚ÄúBillions,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúSmash‚ÄĚ and The Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood (PBS). Upcoming: The Civil War: A House Still Divided (NY directorial debut; David Geffen Hall, Feb. 2021).

Tony Yazbeck Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Tony Yazbeck, Prince of Broadway
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Tony Yazbeck, Prince of Broadway
 
Drama League Awards - 2015 - Distinguished Performance Award
Tony Yazbeck, On the Town
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Tony Yazbeck, On the Town
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Tony Yazbeck, On the Town
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Tony Yazbeck, Gypsy

Tony Yazbeck News

NYP Lawsuit: Osnes Says She Was Never Terminated From CRAZY FOR YOU & Withdrew Before Photo NYP Lawsuit: Osnes Says She Was Never Terminated From CRAZY FOR YOU & Withdrew Before Rehearsals Ever Began
by Team BWW - Sep 19, 2022

BroadwayWorld has obtained a copy of the lawsuit in which Laura Osnes accuses the New York Post of defamation with respect to an article they published on August 12, 2021. The article, written by Ian Mohr and Oli Coleman, stated that Osnes was fired from a benefit performance of Crazy For You at Guild Hall because she was unvaccinated. 

Kennedy Caughell & Clay Rice-Thomson to Take Part in at Triple Threat: The Audition E Photo Kennedy Caughell & Clay Rice-Thomson to Take Part in at Triple Threat: The Audition Experience Workshop This Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2022

Two Worlds Entertainment, a twenty first century think-tank committed to provide the local community with theater based educational initiatives, will host Triple Threat: The Audition Experience Workshop with Broadway artists on Sunday September 18th for students in the tri-state area at the Tarrytown Music Hall. 

Santino Fontana, Carolee Carmello, Ruthie Henshall & More to Take Part in Abingdon Th Photo Santino Fontana, Carolee Carmello, Ruthie Henshall & More to Take Part in Abingdon Theatre Company 30th Anniversary Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

Abingdon Theatre Company has announced casting for their upcoming 30th Anniversary Gala on Monday, October 24 at The Edison Ballroom. Stars will come out to celebrate Abingdon’s milestone 30th anniversary as ATC honors Tony Award nominee David Zippel and ATC Board President DMW Greer. 

Elizabeth Stanley, Tony Yazbeck, and J. Harrison Ghee Join Arts Ignite's Education Ce Photo Elizabeth Stanley, Tony Yazbeck, and J. Harrison Ghee Join Arts Ignite's Education Celebration
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2022

For one afternoon only, a cast of Broadway performers led by acclaimed conductor, music director, orchestrator, composer, arranger, and Arts Ignite Founder, Mary-Mitchell Campbell (The Prom, Mean Girls, Company) will gather for an arts education celebration called Our Stories, Our Songs on September 18, 2022 at 3:00pm at Ramscale Studio (463 West St, New York, NY).

Photos: First Look At Christopher Sieber, Natalie Tenenbaum, and Natalie Joy Johnson  Photo Photos: First Look At Christopher Sieber, Natalie Tenenbaum, and Natalie Joy Johnson At Broadway And Vine
by Grace Cutler - Aug 14, 2022

Broadway and Vine, intersecting the best of Broadway with the best of Wine Country continued its vineyard concert series this week with Christopher Sieber.

Transcendence Theatre Company Presents THE GALA At Jack London State Historic Park Photo Transcendence Theatre Company Presents THE GALA At Jack London State Historic Park
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 9, 2022

For the third production in their 2022 season of original outdoor musical revues, Transcendence Theatre Company will present THE GALA, September 9 - 18,  at Jack London State Historic Park in Glen Ellen, CA. Tickets for THE GALA are available now at bestnightever.org. 

Photos: First Look At AIN'T TOO PROUD and THE LION KING's Jelani Remy Performing at B Photo Photos: First Look At AIN'T TOO PROUD and THE LION KING's Jelani Remy Performing at Broadway and Vine
by Grace Cutler - Jul 12, 2022

Broadway and Vine, intersecting the best of Broadway with the best of Wine Country continued its second season Monday with Jelani Remy (Disney’s The Lion King, Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations).

Wake Up With BWW 6/27: Sutton Foster Out of THE MUSIC MAN Due to COVID-19, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/27: Sutton Foster Out of THE MUSIC MAN Due to COVID-19, and More
by - Jun 27, 2022

Today's top stories include Sutton Foster missing performances of The Music Man due to testing positive for COVID-19. Audrey Cardwell and Kathy Voutko will cover the role of Marion Paroo while she is out. Plus, check out videos from West End LIVE, featuring Six, Heathers, Bonnie & Clyde, and more!

Photos: Celebrating Broadway's Harvey Evans At The Triad Theatre on June 22nd Photo Photos: Celebrating Broadway's Harvey Evans At The Triad Theatre on June 22nd
by Grace Cutler - Jun 26, 2022

Dancers over 40 presented a sold out one-night-only special event: A Toast to Harvey - Celebrating the Life and Career of Harvey Evans on Wednesday, June 22nd, 6 ‚Äď 9PM at The Triad Theatre. The evening was hosted by Broadway legend, Lee Roy Reams and featured performances and remembrances by Jim Brochu, Anita Gillette, Kurt Peterson, Marianne Tatum, Penny Worth and Tony Yazbeck.

MJ, PARADISE SQUARE, TICK, TICK...BOOM! and More Win 2022 Chita Rivera Awards Photo MJ, PARADISE SQUARE, TICK, TICK...BOOM! and More Win 2022 Chita Rivera Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2022

Winners for the 2022 Chita Rivera Awards have been announced! In keeping with the mission of the Chita Rivera Awards, nominators considered outstanding choreography, featured dancers, and ensemble in shows on Broadway and Off Broadway, as well as outstanding choreography in film that opened pre-Covid as well as in the 2021-2022 season.

Tony Yazbeck Videos

VIDEO: Stars Unite to Celebrate 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center VideoVIDEO: Stars Unite to Celebrate 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 11, 2022

Tonight's the night! Broadway stars align at John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts this weekend as they come together for two performances only (February 11 and 12) of 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center.

VIDEO: See Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton, Tony Yazbeck & More in FLYING OVER SUNS VideoVIDEO: See Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton, Tony Yazbeck & More in FLYING OVER SUNSET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 10, 2021

Set in the 1950’s, FLYING OVER SUNSET is a work of fiction inspired by the lives of three extraordinary and accomplished people - writer Aldous Huxley (played by Harry Hadden-Paton); playwright, diplomat, and congresswoman, Clare Boothe Luce (Carmen Cusack); and film legend Cary Grant (Tony Yazbeck) - each of whom in real life experimented with the drug LSD.

VIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show! VideoVIDEO: FLYING OVER SUNSET Begins Rehearsals; Check Out All New Clips From the Show!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2021

Rehearsals begin today, Tuesday, October 19, for the return of Lincoln Center Theater’s production of the new musical FLYING OVER SUNSET. Check out all new clips from the show featuring Carmen Cusack, Kanisha Marie Feliciano, Harry Hadden-Paton, Nehal Joshi, Emily Pynenburg, Michele Ragusa, Robert Sella, Laura Shoop, Atticus Ware, and Tony Yazbeck!

VIDEO: Watch Dianne Reeves Perform 'It Don't Mean A Thing' From THE KENNEDY CENTER AT VideoVIDEO: Watch Dianne Reeves Perform 'It Don't Mean A Thing' From THE KENNEDY CENTER AT 50 Concert
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2021

Watch Dianne Reeves perform 'It Don't Mean a Thing' from the upcoming Kennedy Center at 50 concert, airing on PBS Friday, October 1 at 9:00 p.m. ET.

VIDEO: Watch Broadway Unite for the BROADWAY BACKWARDS Finale! VideoVIDEO: Watch Broadway Unite for the BROADWAY BACKWARDS Finale!
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2021

‚ÄúYou Will Be Found‚ÄĚ by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul is performed by Jenn Colella, Jay Armstrong Johnson and Cast Amy Adams, James Monroe Iglehart, Cheyenne Jackson, L Morgan Lee, Raymond J. Lee, Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Ruthie Ann Miles, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and many more!

Broadway Rewind: 'Turkey Lurkey Time'- Thanksgiving Song or Christmas Song? VideoBroadway Rewind: 'Turkey Lurkey Time'- Thanksgiving Song or Christmas Song?
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 26, 2020

Thanksgiving is here and it's turkey lurkey time! Or is it?

Broadway Rewind: THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Returns with Tony Yazbeck, Corey Cott, Laura O VideoBroadway Rewind: THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL Returns with Tony Yazbeck, Corey Cott, Laura Osnes & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 13, 2020

Today we rewind to 2019 for Manhattan Concert Productions' presentation of The Scarlet Pimpernel. Directed by Gabriel Barre, it starred Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Corey Cott, Norm Lewis, Dana Costello, Drew Gehling and more.

VIDEO: Laura Osnes, Jeremy Jordan, Kerry Ellis, Janet Dacal and More Sing 'Finding Wo VideoVIDEO: Laura Osnes, Jeremy Jordan, Kerry Ellis, Janet Dacal and More Sing 'Finding Wonderland'
by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2020

Frank Wildhorn and more than sixty members of the Wildhorn Musical family simultaneously world premiered a video featuring¬†53¬†singers from¬†12¬†countries, representing¬†17¬†of his musicals, performing the powerful, ‚ÄúFinding Wonderland,‚ÄĚ from the Broadway musical,¬†Wonderland on Friday, July 10th at 9am ET.¬†

Must Watch: A CHORUS LINE Revival Cast Reunites In Quarantine! VideoMust Watch: A CHORUS LINE Revival Cast Reunites In Quarantine!
by Stage Tube - Apr 16, 2020

What started out as a fun project during the 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic quarantine on our private Facebook group evolved into something emotional, nostalgic, and uniquely unifying amidst a very dark and isolated period in humanity. Now, more than a decade after their closing night, 44 cast members of the Broadway revival of 'A Chorus Line' share what brought them all together 'again'. It was... 5, 6, 7, 8.

BWW TV: What Is FLYING OVER SUNSET All About? The Broadway Cast Explains! VideoBWW TV: What Is FLYING OVER SUNSET All About? The Broadway Cast Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Feb 14, 2020

Lincoln Center Theater's upcoming production of the new musical Flying Over Sunset is officially in rehearsals! The musical, with a book and direction by James Lapine, music by Tom Kitt, and lyrics by Michael Korie, featuring choreography by Michelle Dorrance, will begin previews Thursday, March 12, and open on Thursday, April 16 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). What is the new musical all about?


Tony Yazbeck Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tony Yazbeck been in?
Tony Yazbeck has appeared on Broadway in 11 shows.

How many West End shows has Tony Yazbeck been in?
Tony Yazbeck has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Tony Yazbeck been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Prince of Broadway , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Prince of Broadway , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for On the Town , Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for On the Town Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for On the Town and Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Gypsy .