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Wilkie Ferguson

 
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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble
Performer (Swing)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Performer

Photos

Musical Director Wilkie Ferguson III accompanies the 80-minute show as the one-man ba Photo

Musical Director Wilkie Ferguson III accompanies the 80-minute show as the one-man band! Photo Courtesy of Musical Theatre West. Credit: Caught In The Moment.

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04/01/2022
Wilkie Ferguson III and William Cooper Howell Photo

Wilkie Ferguson III and William Cooper Howell

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11/13/2017
Cast members Wilkie Ferguson III, Dedrick A. Bonner, Zakiya Young and John Devereaux Photo

Cast members Wilkie Ferguson III, Dedrick A. Bonner, Zakiya Young and John Devereaux

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Date:
11/13/2017
Wilkie Ferguson III, Dedrick A. Bonner and John Devereaux Photo

Wilkie Ferguson III, Dedrick A. Bonner and John Devereaux

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11/13/2017
Wilkie Ferguson III and Susanne Blakeslee Photo

Wilkie Ferguson III and Susanne Blakeslee

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11/13/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble

Performer (Swing)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Performer






Wilkie Ferguson News

Review: KINKY BOOTS at Moonlight Amphitheatre proves 'there is no business like shoe  Photo Review: KINKY BOOTS at Moonlight Amphitheatre proves 'there is no business like shoe business'
by E.H. Reiter - Sep 21, 2022

Like Cinderella, KINKY BOOTS the musical playing at Moonlight through October 1st knows that a good pair of shoes can change your life. This high-energy and heartwarming musical brings plenty of laughs and may have you shopping for some new shoes by the end.

Photos: First Look At NEWSIES Presented by 5 Star Theatricals Photo Photos: First Look At NEWSIES Presented by 5 Star Theatricals
by Grace Cutler - Jul 16, 2022

“Seize the Day” beginning Friday, July 15, 2022 at the Bank of America Performing Arts Center!

NEWSIES Opens Next Month at the Bank of America Performing Arts Center Photo NEWSIES Opens Next Month at the Bank of America Performing Arts Center
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2022

5-STAR THEATRICALS has announced the third show of its 2021-2022 season, the regional premiere of Disney’s NEWSIES, book by Harvey Fierstein, music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman, musical conductor and direction by Wilkie Ferguson, associate director & choreography Anthony Raimondi and directed & choreographed by Richard J. Hinds.

Cast And Creative Team Announced For SHOW WAY THE MUSICAL, May 13- 29 Photo Cast And Creative Team Announced For SHOW WAY THE MUSICAL, May 13- 29
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces the cast and creative team for Show Way The Musical, a Kennedy Center–commissioned world premiere for young adults based on the Newbery–winning book from Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence Jacqueline Woodson. This inspiring new musical, running May 13–29, 2022 in the Kennedy Center's Family Theater, features music by Tyrone L. Robinson, direction by Schele Williams, and choreography by Tiffany Quinn.

Matt Merchant To Join SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY as King George at Musical Theatre Photo Matt Merchant To Join SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY as King George at Musical Theatre West
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

Musical Theatre West will welcome a familiar face to take on the iconic role of King George for the final weekend of Spamilton: An American Parody.

Photos: Musical Theatre West Presents SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Photo Photos: Musical Theatre West Presents SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 1, 2022

Musical Theatre West’s production of Spamilton: An American Parody debuted in Long Beach, CA this last weekend with a preview performance on Friday, March 25th, and a dazzling red-carpet event on Saturday, March 26th.

Jason Graae Joins Musical Theatre West Production Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Photo Jason Graae Joins Musical Theatre West Production Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2022

Get your tickets for a night of side-splitting satire! Musical Theatre West is excited to announce that the highly-anticipated cameo role of King George will be played by Broadway and musical theatre star Jason Graae in the Long Beach premiere of Spamilton: An American Parody.

Long Beach's Musical Theatre West to Present SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Photo Long Beach's Musical Theatre West to Present SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

Musical Theatre West has announced the Long Beach premiere of Spamilton: An American Parody written and created by Gerard Alessandrini (Forbidden Broadway), directed and choreographed by Gerry McIntyre, with music direction by Wilkie Ferguson III.

First Stage's Amplify - BIPOC Short Play Series Continues This Fall With STEP KIDS Photo First Stage's Amplify - BIPOC Short Play Series Continues This Fall With STEP KIDS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2021

The second play in First Stage's fall 2021 Amplify -BIPOC Short Play Series will be STEP KIDS, a new one-act musical by Tyrone L. Robinson and Postell Pringle with orchestrations by Wilkie Ferguson and drums by Deonte Malique Ellis.

BWW Interview:   Shane Scheel & For The Record Live Ready To Take On TARANTINO & More Photo BWW Interview: Shane Scheel & For The Record Live Ready To Take On TARANTINO & More
by Gil Kaan - Jul 30, 2021

Shane Scheel and his live show production company For The Record Live has found their new Hollywood home in The Bourbon Room. With their official re-opening, featuring Shoshana Bean, an impressive success (obvious from the love and applause flowing forth from The Bourbon Room audience.), FTR will follow up with be a concert from Alisan Porter (August 1st), and their new and improved production of TARANTINO LIVE, now TARANTINO LIVE: FOX FORCE FIVE & THE TYRANNY OF EVIL MEN (beginning August 5th). Had the chance to chat with Shane, FTR’s executive producer, on FTR staying connected during the pandemic, and their already planned shows and those hoped for scheduling.

Wilkie Ferguson Videos

BWW Flashback: Looking Back At PORGY AND BESS's Opening Night! VideoBWW Flashback: Looking Back At PORGY AND BESS's Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 21, 2020

With David Alan Grier making his official return to Broadway tonight as Sergeant Vernon C. Waters in Roundabout Theatre Company's A Soldier's Play, we're looking back at his Tony-nominated turn as Sportin' Life in 2012's Tony-nominated production of The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess on the show's opening night. Check out the video to see Grier alongside Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis, Phillip Boykin, Joshua Henry, and more as they celebrate the special night!

VIDEO: First Look at DISNEY'S WHEN YOU WISH at Tuacahn Amphitheatre VideoVIDEO: First Look at DISNEY'S WHEN YOU WISH at Tuacahn Amphitheatre
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2019

This summer at Tuacahn Center for the Arts, a little girl's dream comes alive as she takes you on an enchanted journey through popular Disney classics including Hercules, Mary Poppins, Tarzan, Aladdin, Moana, and many more surprises. The adventures in this musical never stop as you journey deep into Walt Disney's classic film vault.

Video: The Cast of SPAMILTON Performs Opening Number on FOX VideoVideo: The Cast of SPAMILTON Performs Opening Number on FOX
by Stage Tube - Dec 27, 2017

Check out the cast of the Los Angeles parody smash, Spamilton, performing the show's opening number on Fox 11 this morning!

VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Cabrillo Music Theatre's SISTER ACT
by Stage Tube - Apr 21, 2017

Cabrillo Music Theatre is going to 'take you to heaven' with the second show in its 2016-2017 season, SISTER ACT.

STAGE TUBE: Daniel J. Watts, Wilkie Ferguson & Nicholas Christopher Release 'Another One'
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2015

When artists get together, magic happens. When they get together for social issues, change happens. That is what Daniel J. Watts (Whorl Inside A Loop, After Midnight), Wilkie Ferguson (Porgy n' Bess, Post Modern Jukebox), and Nicholas Christopher (Motown, Whorl Inside A Loop) hope to achieve upon the release of a new track and concept video entitled Another One. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Tokyo Premiere of Wildhorn's WONDERLAND
by Stage Tube - Nov 15, 2014

Highlight footage of the Tokyo premiere of Frank Wildhorn's WONDERLAND has just been released. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: MOTOWN's Jackson 5 Perform on WENDY WILLIAMS
by Stage Tube - Jun 12, 2013

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL's "Jackson 5," led by Raymond Luke Jr. as Michael Jackson, visited Wendy Williams' hit daytime show for a live performance of a medley of Jackson 5 songs and to give Wendy some advice for her upcoming Broadway debut in Chicago. Check out their performance and interview below!

STAGE TUBE: The Contours from MOTOWN Perform 'Do You Love Me' on KATIE
by Stage Tube - Jun 11, 2013

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL's 'The Contours,' led by Broadway triple threat Eric LaJuan Summers, visited Katie Couric's new nationally syndicated afternoon talk show 'Katie' for a special performance of the Motown hit song 'Do You Love Me,' and to teach America's sweetheart 'The Mashed Potato!' Click below to watch the performance!

VIDEO: Tony-Nominee Valisia LeKae Talks MOTOWN on NBC's THE GRIO
by Stage Tube - May 28, 2013

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL's Tony Award nominated leading lady Valisia LeKae, who stars in the new hit musical based on the life of Motown founder Berry Gordy, recently sat down with NBC's "The Grio" host Chris Witherspoon for a special segment on portraying the legendary Diana Ross for the first time ever on a Broadway stage and playing to standing ovations in the biggest box office hit of the season. Check out LeKae's interview below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - WNBC to Air MOTOWN 'Making Of' Special Tomorrow
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2013

MOTOWNGo behind the scenes of the hit new Broadway show MOTOWN THE MUSICAL. WNBC will air a thirty minute "making of" special this Saturday, May 18that 7:00PM, featuring interviews with the stars and creative team, as well as exclusive opening night and backstage footage from the show. Tune into WNBC Channel 4 in the New York metropolitan area.


Wilkie Ferguson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Wilkie Ferguson been in?
Wilkie Ferguson has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Wilkie Ferguson been in?
Wilkie Ferguson has not appeared in the West End