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Tug Watson

 
Bio:
Tug Watson is thrilled to be on the First National Tour of Evita. Previous credits include the National Tours of Young Frankenstein (Swing), Cats (Munkustrap), and Annie (Ensemble). Tug has also performed at Casa Ma√Īana, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Syracuse Stage, and Light Opera Works in ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tug Watson is thrilled to be on the First National Tour of Evita. Previous credits include the National Tours of Young Frankenstein (Swing), Cats (Munkustrap), and Annie (Ensemble). Tug has also performed at Casa Ma√Īana, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Syracuse Stage, and Light Opera Works in ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2013
Performer (Swing)
  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2009
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Tug Watson Biography

Tug Watson is thrilled to be on the First National Tour of Evita. Previous
credits include the National Tours of Young Frankenstein (Swing), Cats
(Munkustrap), and Annie (Ensemble). Tug has also performed at Casa
Ma√Īana, Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Syracuse Stage, and Light Opera
Works in Chicago. A proud member of AEA, a graduate of Syracuse
University, and son of Drew and Becky. He hopes you enjoy the show!




Tug Watson News

Industry Editor Exclusive: Still No Gigs... So What Now? Photo Industry Editor Exclusive: Still No Gigs... So What Now?
by Cara Joy David - Oct 12, 2020

The theater shutdown has been hard on everyone in the industry. That is true even of actors. While the average na√Įve reader might think of acting as a lucrative profession, many theater actors, especially New York-based ensemble members, dona??t typically have a lot of extra cash. Yes, even the lowest tier Broadway contract pays fairly well, but it is not as if the work is consistent. So what do those folks do now?

BWW Review: The Randy Andys HOLIDAY FÊTE at Pangea Photo BWW Review: The Randy Andys HOLIDAY FÊTE at Pangea
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 10, 2019

The Randy Andys Holiday Fête brought sass and spirit in equal measure to Pangea last night. The 'girl group gone retro' is a singing trio of actresses (à la The Andrews Sisters) in rotating formations based on who is in town. They were in full swing last night with 9 of the Andys lending their voices, beauty, and charisma to the show, in addition to a couple of delightful holiday guests.

PANGEA Announces December Lineup Photo PANGEA Announces December Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2019

A melodious potpourri of musical holiday gifts from far and wide is being placed under the tree at the alt cabaret oasis Pangea in December. And at the tippy top is our star, the beloved Sidney Myer, who lights up Pangea at the pinnacle of the month, New Year's Eve. The day before, on December 30, Rachelle Garniez throws her popular a?oeFarewell Partya?? a?" her fourth annual countdown of the amazing musicians who left us in the last 365.

Meet the Current Cast of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Broadway! Photo Meet the Current Cast of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Broadway!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 10, 2019

Earlier this year, on April 22, The Phantom of the Opera, reached a milestone that no other Broadway show has even come near. Phantom, the longest-running show in Broadway history, became the first Broadway show EVER to reach #13,000 performances. This is just one of many incredible achievements made by the show since it opened on Broadway over three decades ago.

Photo Coverage: Pittsburgh CLO's CHICAGO!
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - Jun 17, 2016

Set inside the sensationalized female murderess craze that swept 1920s Chicago, CHICAGO draws its audience into a world of crime and glitz against the vivid backdrop of the jazz age. A first time production for Pittsburgh CLO, CHICAGO is sure to be 'all that jazz' and more!

Broadway Veterans to Lead Pittsburgh CLO's CHICAGO
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 7, 2016

Set inside the sensationalized female murderess craze that swept 1920s Chicago, CHICAGO draws its audience into a world of crime and glitz against the vivid backdrop of the jazz age. A first time production for Pittsburgh CLO, CHICAGO is sure to be 'all that jazz' and more!

EVITA National Tour Comes to the Kennedy Center Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

The Kennedy Center presents the Washington, D.C. engagement of Evita which runs in the Kennedy Center Opera House from today, September 30 to October 19, 2014.

EVITA National Tour Coming to the Kennedy Center, 9/30-10/19
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 20, 2014

The Kennedy Center today announced casting for the Washington, D.C. engagement of Evita which runs in the Kennedy Center Opera House from September 30 to October 19, 2014. Directed by Tony and Olivier Award-winner Michael Grandage and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Rob Ashford, this is the first new Broadway production of the seven-time Tony Award-winning musical since it debuted on Broadway more than 30 years ago. The press opening night is Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

EVITA National Tour to Run 7/8-13 at Benedum Center
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 25, 2014

Experience the passion and seduction in this elegant masterpiece - Tony Award-winning musical EVITA, July 8-13 at the Benedum Center.

EVITA National Tour to Play Orpheum Theatre, 1/28-2/2
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 13, 2014

The stunning new production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita will make its Twin Cities premiere January 28-February 2, 2014 at the Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave.) in Minneapolis. This version features updated orchestrations, choreography and scenic design offering a more authentic portrait of Argentinean culture and Eva's rise to and fall from power. Tickets are available now in person at the State Theatre Box Office, online at HennepinTheatreTrust.org, by calling 1.800.982.2787 or visiting a Ticketmaster Ticket Center. It is presented by Hennepin Theatre Trust as a part of its 2013-14 Broadway Across America-Minneapolis Season.

Tug Watson Videos

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet with Caroline Bowman, Josh Young, Sean MacLaughlin & More in EVITA at Pantages
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Nov 4, 2013

Los Angeles Broadway World TV Correspondents Michael Sterling and Anthony 'A.J.' Hernandez were on hand to not only talk to tour stars Caroline Bowman (Eva Peron), Josh Young (Che) and Sean MacLaughlin (Juan Peron) and Evita Producer Hal Luftig, but such Hollywood celebrities as Shirley Jones, Marty Ingels, Patrick Cassidy, Sam Harris, Greg Louganis and partner Johnny Chaillot, Disney's G. Hannelius (Dog with a Blog), Hal Sparks (Disney XD's Lab Rats) among others. In addition to Hal Luftig, Evita Producers include Scott Sanders, Troika Entertainment & The Nederlander Organization. The production officially opened at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood October 24 and will continue its limited run there through November 10, 2013. Check out the video below!

BWW TV: In the Rehearsal Room with Caroline Bowman, Josh Young & EVITA Tour Cast; Plus Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 23, 2013

The national tour of the Tony Award Nominated Best Revival of a Musical and smash hit production of Tim Rice's and Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA kicks off on September 8th at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI. The national tour of EVITA will star Caroline Bowman (Kinky Boots) as Eva Peron, Tony nominated Josh Young (Jesus Christ Superstar) as Che and Sean MacLaughlin (Woman in White) as Juan Peron. The cast also features Desi Oakley as the alternate for Eva, Christopher Johnstone as Magaldi and Krystina Alabado as the Mistress. The cast just met the press yesterday and you can check out a sneak peek, plus interviews with the cast below!


Tug Watson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tug Watson been in?
Tug Watson has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Tug Watson been in?
Tug Watson has not appeared in the West End