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Will Branner

 
Bio:
Born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. Primarily a stage actor Branner attended the University of Michigan majoring in Musical Theatre. It was there he found a love for film making. After graduating in 2016 he has worked as a producer, director, and writer on numerous projects. His last film ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. Primarily a stage actor Branner attended the University of Michigan majoring in Musical Theatre. It was there he found a love for film making. After graduating in 2016 he has worked as a producer, director, and writer on numerous projects. His last film ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2021
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
NY City Center Production, 2019
Performer

Will Branner Biography

Born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. Primarily a stage actor Branner attended the University of Michigan majoring in Musical Theatre. It was there he found a love for film making. After graduating in 2016 he has worked as a producer, director, and writer on numerous projects. His last film SCHMIK screened at the Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles as part of the Holly Shorts Film Festival and in New York City at the Williamsburg Film Festival.




Will Branner News

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Releases Programming Through June 5th Photo FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Releases Programming Through June 5th
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.

Ben Fankhauser, Danielle Wade & More to Star in THE POP/BROADWAY SONG TITLE MASHUP SH Photo Ben Fankhauser, Danielle Wade & More to Star in THE POP/BROADWAY SONG TITLE MASHUP SHOW!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 23, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present The Pop/Broadway Song Title Mashup Show!, featuring your Broadway favorites putting a new twist on songs from all over Spotify.

'Pink is Powerful' Webinar to Share Lessons From MEAN GIRLS with Wisconsin Students Photo 'Pink is Powerful' Webinar to Share Lessons From MEAN GIRLS with Wisconsin Students
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 24, 2022

In 2022, Wisconsin is trying to make ‚Äúfetch‚ÄĚ happen with performances of Broadway‚Äôs National Tour of¬†Mean Girls¬†happening at Marcus Performing Arts Center (Jan. 25-30), Fox Cities Performing Arts Center (Week of Aug. 22) and Overture Center for the Arts (Aug. 30-Sep. 4).

MEAN GIRLS is Coming to the Fabulous Fox Theatre Photo MEAN GIRLS is Coming to the Fabulous Fox Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2022

The First National Tour of Mean Girls‚ÄĒthe record-breaking new musical comedy produced by¬†Lorne Michaels,¬†Stuart Thompson,¬†Sonia Friedman, and¬†Paramount Pictures¬†based on the hit film‚ÄĒ is coming to St. Louis February 15-27.¬†

Exclusive Photos: Get A First Look At The Cast Of MEAN GIRLS On Tour Photo Exclusive Photos: Get A First Look At The Cast Of MEAN GIRLS On Tour
by Team BWW - Dec 9, 2021

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Mean Girls' National Tour which relaunched on November 2nd in Tempe, AZ. See the first photos of the cast.

Review Roundup: MEAN GIRLS Brings its 'Fetch' Tour Back to the Stage; What Are the Cr Photo Review Roundup: MEAN GIRLS Brings its 'Fetch' Tour Back to the Stage; What Are the Critics Saying?
by Review Roundups - Nov 9, 2021

Reprising their roles from the 2019-2020 season are Danielle Wade as Cady Heron, Megan Masako Haley as Gretchen Wieners, Jonalyn Saxer as Karen Smith, Mary Kate Morrissey as Janis Sarkisian, Eric Huffman as Damian Hubbard, Adante Carter as Aaron Samuels, Kabir Bery as Kevin G. and Lawrence E. Street as Mr. Duvall.

MEAN GIRLS Announces Full Cast For National Tour Photo MEAN GIRLS Announces Full Cast For National Tour
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2021

Mean Girls has announced full casting for the relaunch of its First National Tour and we've got the full cast list. Find out who is starring in the show and when it's coming to a city near you.

T.J. Newton's KIKI'S CLOSET Releases 25th Episode Photo T.J. Newton's KIKI'S CLOSET Releases 25th Episode
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2021

Debuting in May 2020, Seasons 1 (10 Episodes) and Season 2 (15 Episodes) are now available on YouTube, as well as Instagram @kikisclosetshow. Kiki's Closet features roundtable discussions with BIPOC artists, both onstage and behind the scenes.  

BWW Review: MEAN GIRLS at Citizens Bank Opera House Photo BWW Review: MEAN GIRLS at Citizens Bank Opera House
by Jan Nargi - Feb 9, 2020

With friends like The Plastics, who needs enemies? That's the basic premise for the surprisingly fresh and sometimes scathingly funny high school musical MEAN GIRLS written by Emmy Award winner Tina Fey based on her 2004 hit film. Treading the familiar teen angst territory of cafeterias, locker rooms, gymnasiums and shopping malls, Fey puts her characteristically satirical spin on the tensions between the cool kids, the athletes, the math wizards and theater nerds all vying for allegiance from Cady, an innocent newly arrived from the African savanna where her parents worked and home schooled her with only animals for companions.

Broadway In Chicago Has Released IN TOO DEEP Web Series Episode Featuring The Plastic Photo Broadway In Chicago Has Released IN TOO DEEP Web Series Episode Featuring The Plastics Of MEAN GIRLS Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2020

Direct from the Mean Girls National Tour, Mariah Rose Faith, Jonalyn Saxer, and Megan Masako Haley get In Too Deep with T.J. Pieffer as they contemplate Sondheim, Luigi, and Giordano's Deep Dish Pizza. Check out the video here!

Will Branner Videos

BWW TV: Get to Know the Cast of MEAN GIRLS on Tour! (They're Like So Fetch) Videoplay
BWW TV: Get to Know the Cast of MEAN GIRLS on Tour! (They're Like So Fetch)

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 29, 2019

Okay we know fetch is never going to happen but the Mean Girls tour is! We stopped by rehearsals to chat with the cast as they head into the high school jungle.

BWW TV: Get A First Look At A New Version of 'Fearless' From The MEAN GIRLS Tour Videoplay
BWW TV: Get A First Look At A New Version of 'Fearless' From The MEAN GIRLS Tour

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 29, 2019

Mean Girls is getting ready to launch their First National Tour September 21 in Buffalo, NY. We've got a sneak peek into the rehearsal room with the mega-talented team!

VIDEO: Meatloaf Joins the Cast of BAT OUT OF HELL in Performance Videoplay
VIDEO: Meatloaf Joins the Cast of BAT OUT OF HELL in Performance

by Stage Tube - Aug 20, 2019

Audiences at Bat Out of Hell got quite the thrill when Meatloaf himself joined the cast on stage for a curtain call performance. Jam along to the video!

Full Cast Announced For MEAN GIRLS on Tour Videoplay
Full Cast Announced For MEAN GIRLS on Tour

by Alan Henry - Aug 15, 2019

Mean Girls, the record-breaking new musical comedy produced by Lorne Michaels, Stuart Thompson, Sonia Friedman, and Paramount Pictures based on the hit film, is pleased to announce full casting for the First National Tour. The Mean Girls National Tour launches on September 21 in Buffalo, NY. Click here for the full tour route.

VIDEO: Stars on BAT OUT OF HELL Perform 'I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do Tha Videoplay
VIDEO: Stars on BAT OUT OF HELL Perform 'I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)' on TODAY

by Stage Tube - Aug 12, 2019

On Monday morning's episode of TODAY, Andrew Polec and Christina Bennington, two stars of a?oeBat Out of Hell: The Musicala?? on Broadway, take the stage to perform Meat Loaf's classic rock ballad, a?oeI'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That).a??

BWW TV: What Won't the BAT OUT OF HELL Cast Do for Love? Videoplay
BWW TV: What Won't the BAT OUT OF HELL Cast Do for Love?

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 3, 2019

We just met with the company and they told us that they'd do just about anything for love, but they won't do that! Find out where they draw the line below!

BWW TV: Catch a Sneak Peek of BAT OUT OF HELL Off-Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Catch a Sneak Peek of BAT OUT OF HELL Off-Broadway!

by TV - Press Previews - Jul 31, 2019

Like a bat out of hell, Bat Out of Hell is flying to New York City Center, where the Jim Steinman musical officially it begins its run tomorrow, August 1, 2019. The musical is set to open on August 8, and will play a six-week engagement through September 8, 2019.

VIDEO: German Production of BAT OUT OF HELL Conducts a Flash Mob at the Mall Videoplay
VIDEO: German Production of BAT OUT OF HELL Conducts a Flash Mob at the Mall

by Stage Tube - May 18, 2019

Bat Out of Hell's German production had a lot to live up to, after the upcoming New York production plastered its billboards all over Times Square earlier this week. To generate the same level of hype, the cast took to the local shopping mall at Centro Oberhausen to create a flash mob!

VIDEO: The Cast of BAT OUT OF HELL Takes Final Bow in Toronto Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of BAT OUT OF HELL Takes Final Bow in Toronto

by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2018

The cast of Bat Out Of Hell took their final bow in Toronto last night, November 3.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Kyle Selig and More in OCTOBER SKY at The Old Globe
by Stage Tube - Sep 21, 2016

The Old Globe presents the West Coast premiere of OCTOBER SKY, which will blast off the Globe's 2016-2017 Season with a tale of boys, rockets, and big dreams. OCTOBER SKY will run now through October 23, 2016 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Opening night is Thursday, September 22. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!