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Wade McCollum

 
Bio:
Broadway debut! Other credits: Tick/Mitzi 1st Nat. tour Pricilla Queen of the Desert, Norm—Jersey Boys, Ernest –Ernest Shackleton Loves Me, Velociraptor of Faith--Triassic Parq, Emcee -- Cabaret (Best Actor-Dallas Critics Circle), Narrator - Fly By Night, Hedwig - Hedwig and the Angry ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Broadway debut! Other credits: Tick/Mitzi 1st Nat. tour Pricilla Queen of the Desert, Norm—Jersey Boys, Ernest –Ernest Shackleton Loves Me, Velociraptor of Faith--Triassic Parq, Emcee -- Cabaret (Best Actor-Dallas Critics Circle), Narrator - Fly By Night, Hedwig - Hedwig and the Angry ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Revival Tour, 2019
Professor Zoltan Karpathy
  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company's Musicals in Mufti Off-Broadway Production, 2019
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 0
Carl
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2013
Tick / Mitzi
  [Off-Broadway]
Amas Musical Theatre Production, 2012
Performer
  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2007
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Witch's Father [Replacement]
Ozian Official [Replacement]
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Understudy) [Replacement]
Dr. Dillamond (Understudy) [Replacement]

Photos

Jessica Vosk, Wade McCollum and Sylvana Tapia Photo

Jessica Vosk, Wade McCollum and Sylvana Tapia

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Date:
03/10/2022
Karen Murphy, Ray DeMattis, Kristy Catres, Cole Burden, Andy Kelso, Evy Ortiz, Madeli Photo

Karen Murphy, Ray DeMattis, Kristy Catres, Cole Burden, Andy Kelso, Evy Ortiz, Madeline Trumble, David Michael Bevis, Ashley Blanchet, Wade McCollum and Sam Balzac

From: 
Date:
09/29/2019
Ashley Blanchet, Wade McCollum and Sam Balzac Photo

Ashley Blanchet, Wade McCollum and Sam Balzac

From: 
Date:
09/29/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
Revival Tour, 2019
Professor Zoltan Karpathy

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company's Musicals in Mufti Off-Broadway Production, 2019
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 0
Carl

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer

  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2013
Tick / Mitzi

  [Off-Broadway]
Amas Musical Theatre Production, 2012
Performer

  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2007
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Witch's Father [Replacement]

Ozian Official [Replacement]

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Understudy) [Replacement]

Dr. Dillamond (Understudy) [Replacement]

Wade McCollum Biography

Broadway debut! Other credits: Tick/Mitzi 1st Nat. tour Pricilla Queen of the Desert, Norm—Jersey Boys, Ernest –Ernest Shackleton Loves Me, Velociraptor of Faith--Triassic Parq, Emcee -- Cabaret (Best Actor-Dallas Critics Circle), Narrator - Fly By Night, Hedwig - Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Best actor- Los Angeles Drama Critics, Garland Awards) Webseries: Nolan - "Submissions Only" www.wadesong.com

Wade McCollum Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical
Wade McCollum, Ernest Shackleton Loves Me

Wade McCollum News

IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST Original Cast Recording to be Released Photo IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST Original Cast Recording to be Released
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

The London Hit-, It Happened in Key West, will receive an Original Cast Recording available digitally, Friday, June 17th. It Happened in Key West features Book, Music, and Lyrics By Broadway Composer, Jill Santoriello, Book and Additional Lyrics by Jason Huza, and Book/Original Concept by Jeremiah James.

Triangle Productions! to Present Wade McCollum in MR. MADAM Photo Triangle Productions! to Present Wade McCollum in MR. MADAM
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022

Wade McCollum is returning to Portland and to the theatre company where he began his professional career back in 1998 – triangle productions! He is starring in a one-person show about Kenneth Marlowe an early pioneer in the gay movement. His career took him to perform as a female impersonator/stripper in the 1940s and 50s  then as  a male madam, to which he wrote about in his best seller Mr. Madam about his escapades to transitioning at the age of 50 to become Kate Marlowe.

BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY The Licoln Center Theater Production at Proctors Photo BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY The Licoln Center Theater Production at Proctors
by Marc Savitt - May 19, 2022

Directed by Bartlett Sher this production remains true to the original, but some updates have been made including some refreshing of the book and dialogue some of which shine a brighter light on the equality of the sexes despite social norms of the time.  Much of which was notably popular with the audience.

Photos: See Max von Essen, Jessica Vosk & More in IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST Photo Photos: See Max von Essen, Jessica Vosk & More in IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

Abingdon Theatre Company has released photos from their Broadway on the Bowery event, the music of It Happened In Key West on March 7th. Artistic Director, Chad Austin directed the evening at Duane Park, with music direction by Nick Wilders.

Max von Essen, Jessica Vosk, Bryce Pinkham & More to Lead Concert Version of IT HAPPE Photo Max von Essen, Jessica Vosk, Bryce Pinkham & More to Lead Concert Version of IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 8, 2022

Abingdon Theatre Company has announced casting for their next Broadway on the Bowery event, a concert version of It Happened in Key West. Based on a true story, this exciting new romantic musical comedy is written by Jill Santoriello, Jason Huza and Jeremiah James.

Original Off Broadway Company of TRIASSIC PARQ: THE MUSICAL to Reunite at Radial Park Photo Original Off Broadway Company of TRIASSIC PARQ: THE MUSICAL to Reunite at Radial Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2021

Resounding, the immersive-audio entertainment company, announced today that the live outdoor performance and broadcast of the reunion concert of Triassic Parq: The Musical will play the theatrical drive-in experience Radial Park at Halletts Point Play, as part of the company’s month-long residency.

Review Roundup: The National Tour of MY FAIR LADY Photo Review Roundup: The National Tour of MY FAIR LADY
by BWW Staff - Feb 24, 2020

The national tour of My Fair Lady is currently making its way across the country with stops in Washington DC, Nashville, Charlotte and more!

New Musical IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST Will Get A Concept Recording In 2020 Photo New Musical IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST Will Get A Concept Recording In 2020
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2019

Producers have announced the new musical 'It Happened in Key West' will get a concept recording in 2020, featuring a diverse group of Broadway and international stars.

PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LA Photo PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LADY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 18, 2019

The North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady will open tomorrow, Thursday, December 19, at The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production! Check out all new photos and video!

BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY National Tour Opens at The Landmark Theatre Photo BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY National Tour Opens at The Landmark Theatre
by Natasha Ashley - Dec 13, 2019

This week the new national tour of The Lincoln Center Theater Production of My Fair Lady opened at Syracuse's Landmark Theatre and it is a moving, powerful, and beautiful production under the superb direction of Bartlett Sher. It is in fact the classic My Fair Lady  you are probably used to seeing but it does offer a fresh take on the classic musical in this new and breathtaking production.

Wade McCollum Videos

PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LA VideoPHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LADY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 18, 2019

The North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady will open tomorrow, Thursday, December 19, at The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production! Check out all new photos and video!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from ERNEST SHACKLETON LOVES ME
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 5, 2017

After critically acclaimed and award winning productions in Seattle, New Jersey and Boston the new musical, ERNEST SHACKLETON LOVES ME, will officially open on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Off-Broadway's Tony Kiser Theatre (305 West 43rdStreet). This strictly limited engagement will play through Sunday, June 11th only.

BWW TV: Watch SUBMISSIONS ONLY's Season 3, Episode 3 Trailer- with Kathleen Chalfant, Harriet Harris & More!
by SUBMISSIONS ONLY - Mar 26, 2014

Broadway's favorite webseries, 'Submissions Only,' is back for its star-studded third season! Below, we are excited to bring you a trailer for Episode 3, which premieres on Monday, March 31.

STAGE TUBE: PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT Comes to San Diego with Over 500 Costumes Tonight
by Stage Tube - Oct 15, 2013

Broadway/San Diego presents the first national tour of Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical, coming to The San Diego Civic Theatre from tonight, October 15th -20th, 2013. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Scott Willis and Joe Hart Talk PRISCILLA Tour in Denver
by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2013

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT THE MUSICAL makes its stop at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts this week. On this edition of 'In Focus', host Eden goes backstage with Scott Willis, who plays 'Bernadette', and Joe Hart, who plays her love interest, 'Bob'. Watch the interview below!

STAGE TUBE: Wade McCollum and Bryan West Talk PRISCILLA Tour in Denver
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2013

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT THE MUSICAL makes its stop at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts this week. On this edition of 'In Focus', host Eden goes backstage with two stars of the show -- Wade McCollum plays 'Tick/Mitzi' and Bryan West 'Adam/Felicia'. Watch the interview below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with PRISCILLA's Wardrobe Supervisor Gillian Austin in Denver
by Stage Tube - Sep 7, 2013

PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT THE MUSICAL makes its stop at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts this week. On this edition of 'In Focus' host Eden goes backstage to meet Gillian Austin, PRISCILLA's wardrobe supervisor. Gillian oversees more than 500 costumes for the show. Watch the interview below!

STAGE TUBE: PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT Comes to San Diego with Over 500 Costumes
by Stage Tube - Aug 16, 2013

Broadway/San Diego presents the first national tour of Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical, coming to The San Diego Civic Theatre from October 15th -20th, 2013. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

BWW TV Exclusive: On the Road with PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT- Episode 15!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 11, 2013

BWW is excited to spend a year on the road on the bus with the cast of PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT! In Episode 15 of our On the Road series, Joe Hart brings us along for his adventures in his hometown of Los Angeles, California. Check out this installment below and tune in later for more episodes as the cast journeys across the country!

BWW TV: Red Carpet of PRISCILLA at Pantages - Dana Delany, Anne Jeffreys, Kate Linder & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2013

Broadway World TV Los Angeles Correspondents Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans of the JLE Media Group, Inc were once again on hand to celebrate the star studded May 29, 2013 Los Angeles premiere of Priscilla Queen of the Desert currently on its U.S. National Tour and on stage through June 16 at Hollywood's historic Pantages Theatre.


Wade McCollum Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Wade McCollum been in?
Wade McCollum has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Wade McCollum been in?
Wade McCollum has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Wade McCollum's first West End show?
Wade McCollum's first West End show was It Happened in Key West which opened in 2018

What awards has Wade McCollum been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical (The Lortels) for Ernest Shackleton Loves Me .