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Will Brill

 
Bio:
Will is so very excited to be acting in a Kaufman & Hart comedy, particularly having just finished acting in Act One at Lincoln Center. Before that, in New York, he acted in Tribes (OCC nomination) and Our Town, both directed by David Cromer and both at Barrow St. Theatre. He's a founding member of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Will is so very excited to be acting in a Kaufman & Hart comedy, particularly having just finished acting in Act One at Lincoln Center. Before that, in New York, he acted in Tribes (OCC nomination) and Our Town, both directed by David Cromer and both at Barrow St. Theatre. He's a founding member of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2019
Ali Hakim
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere at the Public Theater, 2017
Bernie Gersten
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Ed Carmichael
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2014
Ensemble
Dore
George
  [Off-Broadway]
North American Premiere, 2012
Daniel
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2009
Joe Crowell [Replacement]

Photos

Samuel D. Hunter, Will Brill, Kyle Beltran and David Cromer Photo

Samuel D. Hunter, Will Brill, Kyle Beltran and David Cromer

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Date:
05/23/2022
Kyle Beltran and Will Brill  Photo

Kyle Beltran and Will Brill

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Date:
05/23/2022
Will Brill, Patrick Vaill, Mallory Portnoy, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Damon Daunno, James  Photo

Will Brill, Patrick Vaill, Mallory Portnoy, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Damon Daunno, James Davis, Mary Testa and Mitch Tebo from Broadway’s “Oklahoma!”

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Date:
01/16/2020
James Davis, Anthony Cason, Mary Testa, George Takei, Will Brill Photo

James Davis, Anthony Cason, Mary Testa, George Takei, Will Brill

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Date:
06/17/2019
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Will Brill, Kristin Chenoweth Photo

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Will Brill, Kristin Chenoweth

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Date:
05/03/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2019
Ali Hakim

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere at the Public Theater, 2017
Bernie Gersten

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Ed Carmichael

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2014
Ensemble

Dore

George

  [Off-Broadway]
North American Premiere, 2012
Daniel

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2009
Joe Crowell [Replacement]

Will Brill Biography

Will is so very excited to be acting in a Kaufman & Hart comedy, particularly having just finished acting in Act One at Lincoln Center. Before that, in New York, he acted in Tribes (OCC nomination) and Our Town, both directed by David Cromer and both at Barrow St. Theatre. He's a founding member of Exit, Pursued by a Bear and Shelby Company, for which he acted in Restoration Comedy and Ephemerama, respectively. On screen, he acted in Not Fade Away, Girls Against Boys, King Kelly, and Louie, and the upcoming Beside Still Waters, Muckland, Up The River and Don’t Worry Baby. Will learned how to act at Carnegie Mellon University, Gunn, and CMTSJ.

Will Brill Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Will Brill, Tribes

Will Brill News

Photos: Go Inside the 2022 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards Ceremony! Photo Photos: Go Inside the 2022 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards Ceremony!
by Bruce Glikas - May 23, 2022

The winners of the 2022 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards were announced during a private ceremony on Friday, May 20 at Feinstein's/54 Below. The stars turned out for the exclusive event including Victoria Clark, LaChanze, Jeanine Tesori, David Lindsay-Abaire, Alli Mauzey, and more!

A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Extends Again at Signature Theatre Photo A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Extends Again at Signature Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Signature Theatre has extended the world premiere of Samuel D. Hunter’s A Case for the Existence of God, directed by David Cromer (Tony Award-winner, The Band’s Visit) to May 29. The production, which opened on May 2, is running on The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W 42nd St).

Review Roundup: A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Opens at Signature Theatre Photo Review Roundup: A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Opens at Signature Theatre
by Review Roundups - May 4, 2022

Signature Theatre's world premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's A Case for the Existence of God, directed by David Cromer (Tony Award-winner, The Band's Visit) opened on May 2 on The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W 42nd St).

World Premiere of A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Extended at Signature Theatre Photo World Premiere of A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD Extended at Signature Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

Signature Theatre has extended the world premiere of Samuel D. Hunter’s A Case for the Existence of God, directed by David Cromer (Tony Award-winner, The Band’s Visit) to May 22. The production, which opened on May 2, is running on The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W 42nd St).

Cast Announced For KPOP, Coming to Broadway This Fall Photo Cast Announced For KPOP, Coming to Broadway This Fall
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

Additional casting has been announced for the upcoming premiere of KPOP, the new musical about the global K-pop phenomenon. KPOP will begin performances on Broadway with previews starting on Thursday, October 13, 2022, in advance of an opening night on Sunday, November 20, 2022. The show will play at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street).

Signature Theatre Presents World Premiere Of Samuel D. Hunter's A CASE FOR THE EXISTE Photo Signature Theatre Presents World Premiere Of Samuel D. Hunter's A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2022

Signature Theatre presents the world premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's A Case for the Existence of God, April 12–May 15, concluding the organization's 30th Anniversary season with the launch of Hunter's Residency 5 at Signature.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 7- OKLAHOMA! Returns to Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, April 7- OKLAHOMA! Returns to Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2021

On this day in 2019, Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! returned to Broadway in a radically reimagined production from Tony-nominated director Daniel Fish. 

Academy Award Nominee Sally Kirkland To Lead Masterclass In Belgrade For New Internat Photo Academy Award Nominee Sally Kirkland To Lead Masterclass In Belgrade For New International Acting Program TIAS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2021

Veteran actress Sally Kirkland will lead a masterclass for the students of The International Acting Studio (TIAS) in Belgrade, Serbia on Monday, February 22nd.

Theater Stories: The OKLAHOMA! Revival, FUN HOME, AMERICAN BUFFALO & More About the C Photo Theater Stories: The OKLAHOMA! Revival, FUN HOME, AMERICAN BUFFALO & More About the Circle in the Square Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features The Circle in the Square Theatre! Learn about the Circle in the Square Theatre School, the 2019 Tony-winning revival of Oklahoma!, the show that was most recently set to be performed in the theatre, American Buffalo, and much more!

VIDEO: On This Day, September 28- YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Returns to Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, September 28- YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Returns to Broadway
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2020

Today we celebrate the Broadway revival of Kaufman and Hart's You Can't Take It with You, which opened on this day in 2014.

Will Brill Videos

VIDEO: The Cast of OKLAHOMA! Performs 'The Farmer and the Cowman' in New 360-Degree V VideoVIDEO: The Cast of OKLAHOMA! Performs 'The Farmer and the Cowman' in New 360-Degree Video
by Stage Tube - Dec 10, 2019

Get in the center of the action with an all new 360-degree video of the cast of Oklahoma! performing 'The Farmer and the Cowman'!

BWW TV: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates Grammy Nominations And New Vinyl Album VideoBWW TV: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates Grammy Nominations And New Vinyl Album
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 20, 2019

The cast of a?oeRodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!a?? celebrated today their 2020 Grammy Award nomination for Best Musical Theater Album. 

VIDEO: OKLAHOMA's Ali Stroker Tells Us What To Do When They Say No VideoVIDEO: OKLAHOMA's Ali Stroker Tells Us What To Do When They Say No
by Stage Tube - Oct 11, 2019

Oklahoma!'s Tony-winning star Ali Stroker is talking about overcoming struggle and moving past obstacles like people saying 'you can't.' Check out the video to see her motivational speech about what to do when the world tells you no.

VIDEO: OKLAHOMA! Performs on the Today Show VideoVIDEO: OKLAHOMA! Performs on the Today Show
by Stage Tube - Jul 30, 2019

Oh, what a beautiful day because the cast of the Tony-winning revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! performed this morning on the Today Show! Check out the full video to see Damon Daunno, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Ali Stroker, and more perform 'I Cain't Say No' and 'Oklahoma'!

VIDEO: The Cast of OKLAHOMA! Performs 'I Cain't Say No/ Oklahoma' at the 2019 TONYS VideoVIDEO: The Cast of OKLAHOMA! Performs 'I Cain't Say No/ Oklahoma' at the 2019 TONYS
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2019

The cast of OKLAHOMA! showed the 2019 Tony Awards their take on Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic when they performed 'I Cain't Say No/ Oklahoma' during Sunday night's broadcast. The show won two Tonys during the show: Best Revival of a Musical and star Ali Stroker won Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical.

VIDEO: OKLAHOMA!'s Ali Stroker is Her Most Powerful Self on Stage VideoVIDEO: OKLAHOMA!'s Ali Stroker is Her Most Powerful Self on Stage
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2019

Actress Ali Stroker made history as the first Broadway performer in a wheelchair. Now she's nominated for a Tony Award. Stroker joins 'CBS This Morning' to share how the production of "Oklahoma!" brings a modern twist to the classic musical.

BWW TV: OKLAHOMA's Mallory Portnoy Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: OKLAHOMA's Mallory Portnoy Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 8, 2019

Everything really is going our way because we got an inside look at last night's opening of the new reimagined revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! Cast member Mallory Portnoy, who plays Gertie, gave as a behind-the-scenes peek of her official Broadway debut, from pre-show to the after party! In case you missed it (or just want to experience it all again), we've compiled Mallory's posts for you to enjoy. You cain't say no to this, so check out all the footage below!

BWW TV: OKLAHOMA! Is Doin' Fine on Opening Night! Plus Performance Highlights! VideoBWW TV: OKLAHOMA! Is Doin' Fine on Opening Night! Plus Performance Highlights!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 8, 2019

There was a bright, golden haze on the Circle in the Square Theatre last night, where Broadway's best gathered to celebrate the opening night of a Rodgers and Hammerstein classic. Oklahoma! will play a limited engagement through Sunday, September 1, 2019.

VIDEO: Ali Stroker Performs 'I Cain't Say No' From OKLAHOMA! on The Tonight Show Star VideoVIDEO: Ali Stroker Performs 'I Cain't Say No' From OKLAHOMA! on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
by Stage Tube - Apr 3, 2019

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! is officially in previews at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre. Some of the cast, including Ali Stroker, appeared on last night's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Watch Stroker perform her big number, I Cain't Say No, below!

VIDEO: Watch Ali Stroker Sing 'I Cain't Say No' from OKLAHOMA! on Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Watch Ali Stroker Sing 'I Cain't Say No' from OKLAHOMA! on Broadway!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 19, 2019

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! is officially in previews at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre with an official opening on Sunday, April 7, 2019. It will play a limited engagement through Sunday, September 1, 2019.


Will Brill Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Will Brill been in?
Will Brill has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Will Brill been in?
Will Brill has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Will Brill been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tribes .