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Will Erat

 
Bio:
Broadway: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Catch Me If You Can. Off-Broadway: The Visitor, Godspell; I Love You, You’re Perfect…; Prince and the Pauper; Don’t Quit Your Night Job; Little Miss Sunshine. World tour: Philip Glass and Leonard Cohen’s collaboration Book of Longing (Sydney Opera House, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Catch Me If You Can. Off-Broadway: The Visitor, Godspell; I Love You, You’re Perfect…; Prince and the Pauper; Don’t Quit Your Night Job; Little Miss Sunshine. World tour: Philip Glass and Leonard Cohen’s collaboration Book of Longing (Sydney Opera House, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere, 2021
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer (Swing)
Agent Carl Hanratty (Understudy)
Roger Strong (Understudy)
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2000
Performer
John the Baptist/Judas
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
World Premiere, 1998
Ensemble

Photos

Evans Haile, Michael McCoy, Neal Mayer, Joshua Rosenblum, Annette Jolles, Vanessa Lem Photo

Evans Haile, Michael McCoy, Neal Mayer, Joshua Rosenblum, Annette Jolles, Vanessa Lemonides, Peter Benson, Will Erat and James Morgan

From: 
Date:
01/08/2017
Michael McCoy, Neal Mayer, Joshua Rosenblum, Annette Jolles, Vanessa Lemonides, Peter Photo

Michael McCoy, Neal Mayer, Joshua Rosenblum, Annette Jolles, Vanessa Lemonides, Peter Benson and Will Erat

From: 
Date:
01/08/2017
Evans Haile, Michael McCoy, Neal Mayer, Joshua Rosenblum, Annette Jolles, Vanessa Lem Photo

Evans Haile, Michael McCoy, Neal Mayer, Joshua Rosenblum, Annette Jolles, Vanessa Lemonides, Peter Benson, Will Erat and James Morgan

From: 
Date:
01/08/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere, 2021
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer (Swing)

Agent Carl Hanratty (Understudy)

Roger Strong (Understudy)

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2000
Performer

John the Baptist/Judas

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
World Premiere, 1998
Ensemble

Will Erat Biography

Broadway: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Catch Me If You Can. Off-Broadway: The Visitor, Godspell; I Love You, You’re Perfect…; Prince and the Pauper; Don’t Quit Your Night Job; Little Miss Sunshine. World tour: Philip Glass and Leonard Cohen’s collaboration Book of Longing (Sydney Opera House, The Barbican, Lincoln Center, Spoleto Festival, The People’s Hall Taipei, etc.). Film: The Greatest Showman, Miles. Northwestern University grad.




Will Erat News

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of THE VISITOR at the Public Theater Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of THE VISITOR at the Public Theater
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 5, 2021

Just last night, The Public Theater celebrated the world premiere musical THE VISITOR, with music by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt, lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winner Brian Yorkey and a book by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Brian Yorkey.

Review Roundup: THE VISITOR Opens at The Public Theater- The Critics Weigh In! Photo Review Roundup: THE VISITOR Opens at The Public Theater- The Critics Weigh In!
by Review Roundups - Nov 4, 2021

The world premiere musical THE VISITOR, with music by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt, lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winner Brian Yorkey and a book by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Brian Yorkey, opened tonight at The Public Theater.

One-Week Extension Announced for THE VISITOR at The Public Photo One-Week Extension Announced for THE VISITOR at The Public
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2021

The Public Theater announced a one-week extension of the world premiere musical THE VISITOR. Officially opening today, Thursday, November 4, THE VISITOR began performances in the Newman Theater on Saturday, October 16 and will now run through Sunday, December 5.

Photos: First Look at THE VISITOR at The Public Theater Photo Photos: First Look at THE VISITOR at The Public Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2021

The Public Theater's THE VISITOR began performances in the Newman Theater on Saturday, October 16 and will run through Sunday, November 28. Tony winner Daniel Sullivan directs this unforgettable new musical about friends and lovers caught between two worlds.Check out production photos now!

Ari'el Stachel Departs Cast of THE VISITOR at the Public Theater Photo Ari'el Stachel Departs Cast of THE VISITOR at the Public Theater
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 20, 2021

Following several delays and cancelations, The Public Theater has just announced that Tony winner Ari'el Stachel has departed the cast of The Visitor. A statement from the Public explains that it was a 'mutual decision'.

The Public Theater Cancels First Previews for THE VISITOR Photo The Public Theater Cancels First Previews for THE VISITOR
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 14, 2021

Following delays last week, The Public Theater has just announced that it has canceled performances for The Visitor tonight, October 14, and tomorrow, October 15.

Complete Casting Announced for the World Premiere of THE VISITOR at The Public Photo Complete Casting Announced for the World Premiere of THE VISITOR at The Public
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2021

The Public Theater will reopen its Astor Place home with the world premiere musical THE VISITOR, with music by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt, lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winner Brian Yorkey, book by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Brian Yorkey, choreography by Lorin Latarro, and direction by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan.

The Public Theater Announces 2021-22 Season Featuring World Premieres of THE VISITOR, Photo The Public Theater Announces 2021-22 Season Featuring World Premieres of THE VISITOR, CULLUD WATTAH and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2021

Public Theater Artistic Director Oskar Eustis and Executive Director Patrick Willingham announced the line-up today for The Public’s 2021-22 Season, returning to their landmark home on 425 Lafayette Street after the year-long pandemic shutdown with a robust slate of new productions and ongoing  programming.

VIDEO: Watch David Hyde Pierce and Ari'el Stachel in the New Music Video For 'Heart I Photo VIDEO: Watch David Hyde Pierce and Ari'el Stachel in the New Music Video For 'Heart In Your Hands' from THE VISITOR
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2020

The world premiere musical THE VISITOR was originally scheduled to open at The Public Theater tonight, April 15. In honor of Opening Night, The Public has just released a music video of David Hyde Pierce (Walter), Ari'el Stachel (Tarek), and the cast of THE VISITOR performing the song 'Heart In Your Hands.'

Photo Flash: First Look at Ari'el Stachel, David Hyde Pierce and More in Rehearsals f Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Ari'el Stachel, David Hyde Pierce and More in Rehearsals for THE VISITOR at The Public Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2020

The world premiere musical THE VISITOR, is currently in rehearsals! THE VISITOR, features music by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt, lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winner Brian Yorkey, book by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Brian Yorkey, choreography by Lorin Latarro, and is directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan. Performances begin on Tuesday, March 24 and run through Sunday, May 10.

Will Erat Videos

VIDEO: Watch David Hyde Pierce and Ari'el Stachel in the New Music Video For 'Heart I VideoVIDEO: Watch David Hyde Pierce and Ari'el Stachel in the New Music Video For 'Heart In Your Hands' from THE VISITOR
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2020

The world premiere musical THE VISITOR was originally scheduled to open at The Public Theater tonight, April 15. In honor of Opening Night, The Public has just released a music video of David Hyde Pierce (Walter), Ari'el Stachel (Tarek), and the cast of THE VISITOR performing the song 'Heart In Your Hands.'

VIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Flies Onto Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Flies Onto Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 10, 2019

On this day in 2011, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN opened on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Opens Live in Living Color on Broad VideoVIDEO: On This Day, April 10- CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Opens Live in Living Color on Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 10, 2018

On this day in 2011, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN opened on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre.

STAGE TUBE: Stage & Screen Stars Send Up The Donald with TRUMP: AN AMERICAN MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Dec 28, 2016

Need a late afternoon pick-me-up? Performers from NEWSIES, THE BOOK OF MORMON, FOX's THE FOLLOWING and more got together for a fictional musical imagined to be written by our 45th President, the Donald himself. Watch Funny or Die's TRUMP: AN AMERICAN MUSICAL below!

STAGE TUBE: Marc Shaiman Talks CATCH ME IF YOU CAN
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2011

The producers of the Tony Award Nominated Broadway musical CATCH ME IF YOU CAN announced yesterday, August 9, that the show will play its final performance on Sunday, September 4, 2011 at The Neil Simon Theatre, 250 W. 52nd Street. The musical will have played 32 preview and 170 regular performances. The first national tour will launch in the Fall of 2012 at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, RI. In the video below, composer Marc Shaiman chats about the score for his newsest production. Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit and CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Ladies Jam to Adele
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 16, 2011

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN captures the astonishing true story of Frank Abagnale, Jr., a world-class con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer, and a jet pilot-all before the age of 21. With straight-arrow FBI agent Carl Hanratty on Frank's trail, we're off on a jet-setting, cat-and-mouse chase, as a jazzy, swinging-sixties score keeps this adventure in constant motion. In the end, Agent Hanratty learns he and Frank aren't so very different after all, and Frank finds out what happens when love catches up to a man on the run. Click elow to watch a new promo for the show, which features leading man Aaron Tviet, his female co-stars, and Adele!

STAGE TUBE: Norbert Leo Butz Thanks CATCH ME Company Post Tony Win
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2011

Last night, Norbert Leo Butz took a moment during the CATCH ME IF YOU CAN curtain call to thank the company for all of their support and assistance in helping him deliver his Tony-winning performance. Click below to hear the heartfelt speech!

STAGE TUBE: CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Cast Performs at Macy's!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2011

Cast members from CATCH ME IF YOU CAN including Aaron Tveit, Tom Wopat, and Kerry Butler made an appearance at Macy's yesterday where they performed 'Fifty Checks,' 'Goodbye,' and 'Fly Fly Away' respectively. Click below to check out their performances!

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Sings CATCH ME at Sirius XM Live
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 31, 2011

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN star Aaron Tveit rcently stopped by Sirius XM Live on Broadway where he performed 'Seven Wonders' and 'Goodbye' from the show (accompanied by Marc Shaiman). Click below to check out the performances!

DIARY OF A CHORUS GIRL: Season Finale- Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 18, 2011

DanceOn, the YouTube partnership channel exclusive for dance videos, released the tenth and final episode of DIARY OF A CHORUS GIRL today. CATCH ME IF YOU CAN officially opens at the Neil Simon Theater, and Alex Ellis celebrates her Broadway debut


Will Erat Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Will Erat been in?
Will Erat has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

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