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Warren Kelley

 
Bio:
Warren Kelley resides in New York and has been a professional actor for more than 30 years. He works in television, film, and has one of the busiest and most varied careers on the regional theatre circuit. Traversing between the classics, contemporary plays, and musical theatre, he is a veteran of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Warren Kelley resides in New York and has been a professional actor for more than 30 years. He works in television, film, and has one of the busiest and most varied careers on the regional theatre circuit. Traversing between the classics, contemporary plays, and musical theatre, he is a veteran of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production at Theatre Row, 2017
Male 3: Anti-Christ
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1997
Ensemble

Photos

Warren Kelley, Ryan Spahn and Thom Sesma Photo

Warren Kelley, Ryan Spahn and Thom Sesma

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Date:
11/19/2019
Ryan Spahn and Warren Kelley Photo

Ryan Spahn and Warren Kelley

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Date:
11/19/2019
Derek Smith, Michael Raver, Warren Kelley, Barrett Leddy, David Staller and Kyle Sher Photo

Derek Smith, Michael Raver, Warren Kelley, Barrett Leddy, David Staller and Kyle Sherman

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11/20/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production at Theatre Row, 2017
Male 3: Anti-Christ

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1997
Ensemble

Warren Kelley Biography

Warren Kelley resides in New York and has been a professional actor for more than 30 years.
He works in television, film, and has one of the busiest and most varied careers on the regional theatre circuit. Traversing between the classics, contemporary plays, and musical theatre, he is a veteran of over 200 productions to date.

Warren has appeared at Walnut Street Theatre, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Goodspeed Opera House, Riverside Theatre, Cape Playhouse, Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre, Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati, Florida Studio Theatre, Fulton Theatre, North Shore Music Theatre, Pioneer Theatre Co., and many more.

His extremely diverse credits include leading roles in works by Shakespeare, Moliere, Shaw, Feydeau, Wilde, and Coward, as well as A.R. Gurney, Mike Leigh, Neil Simon, Donald Margulies, Michael Frayne, Wendy Wasserstein, Steven Dietz, Jeffrey Hatcher, Terrance McNally and Moises Kaufman, to name just a few.

Warren has worked with such prestigious Off Broadway companies as The Mint, The York, and Abingdon Theatre Co. In new plays and musicals he has had the distinction of portraying a long list of artistic luminaries: George Bernard Shaw, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Elia Kazan, David O. Selznick, Jean Cocteau, Charles Dickens, Sir Arthur Conen Doyle and Truman Capote.

His film and television work includes: The Loudest Voice with Russell Crowe, Birdman with Michael Keaton, Ten Thousand Saints with Ethan Hawke, The Other Guys with Will Ferrell, Blue Bloods, The Blacklist, Boardwalk Empire, House of Cards, Chappelle’s Show, and Law & Order: SVU.

Warren’s awards and nominations: BroadwayWorld Florida Award, New York Innovative Theatre Award, Cincinnati Acclaim Award, Florida’s Carbonell Award, Connecticut Critics Circle, and the Screen Actors Guild Award [Best Cast – Birdman].

Warren has a BA in Drama from University of the Pacific and an MFA in Acting from Temple University.

Warren Kelley Awards and Nominations

 
IT Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Actor in a Lead Role
Warren KelleyStrings

Warren Kelley News

Fulton Theatre Presents KINKY BOOTS and SNOW WHITE Photo Fulton Theatre Presents KINKY BOOTS and SNOW WHITE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2020

Fulton Theatre presents the regional premiere of the Tony Award-winning Kinky Boots! This dazzling musical will lift audiences' spirits when it opens on Thursday, March 5, 2020, with preview performances on March 3rd and 4th. The Broadway smash hit has a book by Harvey Fierstein and a Grammy Award-winning score by pop sensation Cyndi Lauper has been HELD OVER for an additional week, now set to close on Saturday, April 4th.

Fulton Theatre's MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS Adds Performances Photo Fulton Theatre's MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS Adds Performances
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2020

From the reigning queen of Mystery, comes the regional premiere of Agatha Christie's Murder On The Orient Express, adapted by Ken Ludwig. Due to popular demand, four performances have been added to the production, including Sunday, February 9 at 7:30 pm, Tuesday, February 11 at 7:30 pm, Wednesday, February 12 at 7:30 pm and Thursday, February 13 at 7:30 pm. This thrilling ride on the Orient Express, with surprising twists, will keep audiences on the edge of their seats with an All-Star cast of Fulton Favorites.

Fulton Theatre Presents MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS Photo Fulton Theatre Presents MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 31, 2019

From the reigning queen of Mystery, comes the regional premiere of Agatha Christie's Murder On The Orient Express, adapted by Ken Ludwig. The Fulton Theatre is proud to have secured the rights to this new adaptation, running January 16 through February 9, 2020, with previews January 14 & 15. This thrilling ride on the Orient Express, with surprising twists, will keep audiences on the edge of their seats with an All-Star cast of Fulton Favorites.

Photo Coverage: Project Shaw Presents THE PLAY'S THE THING Photo Photo Coverage: Project Shaw Presents THE PLAY'S THE THING
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 19, 2019

Gingold Theatrical Group continues the 14th Season of Project Shaw, Art as Activism: A Theatrical Survival Guide, a special series of evenings of plays that embrace human rights and free speech. All of GTG's programming, inspired by the works of George Bernard Shaw, are designed to provoke peaceful discussion and activism.

EVE OF BELTANE Will Premiere At Broadway Bound Festival Photo EVE OF BELTANE Will Premiere At Broadway Bound Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jul 9, 2019

Izen and Koepfinger's 'Eve of Beltane' tells the oh so familiar tale of forbidden love and examines the very fabric of its nature. Beyond time, beyond space, we find that divine love can penetrate all boundaries - race, nation, and class. This timeless drama features the music and lyrics of Joe Izen with Henry Aronson as Musical Director. Cailin Heffernan will direct. Production Stage Management is by Byron C. Saunders.

Photo Coverage: Project Shaw Presents BACK TO METHUSELAH (PART TWO) Photo Photo Coverage: Project Shaw Presents BACK TO METHUSELAH (PART TWO)
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 20, 2018

Gingold Theatrical Group presented Bernard Shaw's Back to Methuselah (Part 2) on November 19. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out the photos below!

Cady Huffman, Lauren Molina, and More Lead Project Shaw's BACK TO METHUSELAH (PART 2) Photo Cady Huffman, Lauren Molina, and More Lead Project Shaw's BACK TO METHUSELAH (PART 2)
by Julie Musbach - Oct 22, 2018

Gingold Theatrical Group announces the next presentation of the 13th Season of Project Shaw. The season will continue on November 19th with Bernard Shaw's Back to Methuselah (Part 2).

New Light Theater Project's Spotlight Series Presents THE PROPERTY By Ben Josephson Photo New Light Theater Project's Spotlight Series Presents THE PROPERTY By Ben Josephson
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2018

'The Property,' a new play by Ben Josephson, is the story of a woman, two men she has loved and one man she is tempted to love, and the teenage son she stifles with good intentions. Irene, once carefree and artistic but now a low-level corporate manager alarmed by the erosion of her family's financial security, imposes two measures to shore the family up.

New Light Theater Project's Spotlight Series Presents THE PROPERTY By Ben Josephson Photo New Light Theater Project's Spotlight Series Presents THE PROPERTY By Ben Josephson
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2018

'The Property,' a new play by Ben Josephson, is the story of a woman, two men she has loved and one man she is tempted to love, and the teenage son she stifles with good intentions. Irene, once carefree and artistic but now a low-level corporate manager alarmed by the erosion of her family's financial security, imposes two measures to shore the family up.

New Light Theater Project's Spotlight Series Presents THE PROPERTY By Ben Josephson Photo New Light Theater Project's Spotlight Series Presents THE PROPERTY By Ben Josephson
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2018

'The Property,' a new play by Ben Josephson, is the story of a woman, two men she has loved and one man she is tempted to love, and the teenage son she stifles with good intentions. Irene, once carefree and artistic but now a low-level corporate manager alarmed by the erosion of her family's financial security, imposes two measures to shore the family up.

Warren Kelley Videos

VIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at Riverside Theatre VideoVIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at Riverside Theatre
by Alan Henry - Jan 9, 2018

Meet the cast of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, running January 16th through February 4th at Riverside Theatre!

BWW TV: Curl That Lip and Howl! Highlights from ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 30, 2017

The new Off-Broadway musical Attack of the Elvis Impersonators, the zany new musical that will leave you howling for more, features book, music and lyrics by Lory Lazarus, continues at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th & 10th Avenues). BroadwayWorld has highlights from the show below!

BWW TV Exclusive: He's Back in the Building! Go Inside Rehearsal for ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS
by TV - Press Previews - May 27, 2017

Attack of the Elvis Impersonators, the new musical that will unleash your inner hound dog, with book, music and lyrics by Lory Lazarus. Directed by Broadway veteran Don Stephenson, with choreography by Melissa Zaremba, and music direction, arrangements and orchestrations by Benjamin Rauhala, performances are set to begin Thursday, June 1, 2017 at The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street, between 9th & 10th Avenues). Opening Night is set for Thursday, June 15, 2017. Ryan Conway serves as Executive Producer.


Warren Kelley Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Warren Kelley been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Lead Role (IT Awards) for Strings .