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Will Gartshore

 

Stage Credits

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Signature Theatre's Production, 2018
Colonel Ricci
  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
Signature Theatre Production, 2004
Joseph Taylor, Jr.
  [Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Private Augenti
Ludovic
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1999
Charles
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Varsity Eight
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Ensemble
Aide (Understudy)
Ensemble (Understudy)
Fiddlin' John (Understudy)
Frankie Epps (Understudy)
Mr. Peavy (Understudy)
Prison Guard (Understudy)
Young Soldier (Understudy)
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1997
Ensemble

Photos

Holly Twyford, Will Gartshore and Bobby Smith Photo

Holly Twyford, Will Gartshore and Bobby Smith

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08/23/2017
Maria Rizzo, Kevin McAllister, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Nicki Elledge, Sam Ludwig, Holly T Photo

Maria Rizzo, Kevin McAllister, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Nicki Elledge, Sam Ludwig, Holly Twyford, Will Gartshore, and Florence Lacey

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Date:
08/23/2017
Tracy Lynn Olivera, Susan Derry, Will Gartshore, Ben Lurye, Nicki Elledge, Maria Egle Photo

Tracy Lynn Olivera, Susan Derry, Will Gartshore, Ben Lurye, Nicki Elledge, Maria Egler, Bobby Smith, Quynh-My Lu, Maria Rizzo, Kevin McAllister, and Sam Ludwig

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Date:
08/23/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Signature Theatre's Production, 2018
Colonel Ricci

  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
Signature Theatre Production, 2004
Joseph Taylor, Jr.

  [Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Private Augenti

Ludovic

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1999
Charles

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1999
Varsity Eight

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Ensemble

Aide (Understudy)

Ensemble (Understudy)

Fiddlin' John (Understudy)

Frankie Epps (Understudy)

Mr. Peavy (Understudy)

Prison Guard (Understudy)

Young Soldier (Understudy)

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1997
Ensemble


Will Gartshore Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Will GartshoreShow Boat
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Will GartshoreMerrily We Roll Along
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical Gold Star
Will GartshoreUrinetown
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Will GartshorePacific Overtures
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Will GartshoreAllegro
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Will GartshoreGrand Hotel
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2001 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Will GartshoreFloyd Collins
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
Will GartshoreFloyd Collins

Will Gartshore News

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Matthew Gardiner Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Matthew Gardiner
by Elliot Lanes - Jul 20, 2021

Today’s subject Matthew Gardiner is a prime example of someone living their theatre life to the fullest. While he has directed and choreographed all over town and in Korea as well, by far the bulk of his career has been working at Signature Theatre. Since coming there in 2004, Matthew has either choreographed and or directed some of Signature’s most memorable productions while also serving as the company’s Associate Artistic Director since 2011.

Arena Stage, Signature Theatre, and More Receive 2019 Helen Hayes Award Nominations - Photo Arena Stage, Signature Theatre, and More Receive 2019 Helen Hayes Award Nominations - Full List!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 5, 2019

Last night, at a celebration honoring theatre excellence on stages across the Washington area, theatre artists, administrators, patrons, and special guests gathered in the National Theatre's Helen Hayes Gallery for theatreWashington's announcement of nominees for the 35th Annual Helen Hayes Awards, which will be presented on Monday, May 13 at an event at the Anthem.

PASSION at Signature Theatre - A Musical About Obsession and Romance Photo PASSION at Signature Theatre - A Musical About Obsession and Romance
by Charles Shubow - Aug 28, 2018

Signature's 29th season begins with record-breaking 29th Sondheim production!

BWW Review: Signature's Complex and Layered PASSION Photo BWW Review: Signature's Complex and Layered PASSION
by Benjamin Tomchik - Aug 25, 2018

Signature's production celebrates the complexities of love with a production filled with a career-defining performance by leading lady Natascia Diaz and the type of mature, sleek, and sexy direction rarely seen in Washington.

Photo Flash: Claybourne Elder, Natascia Diaz and Steffanie Leigh in PASSION at Signat Photo Photo Flash: Claybourne Elder, Natascia Diaz and Steffanie Leigh in PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Alan Henry - Aug 23, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder, and Steffanie Leigh are starring in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion at Signature Theatre. This new production is directed by Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner(Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story). Passion runs through September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre. Get an exclusive first look at the company in action in the photos below!

Exclusive Video: First Look At PASSION at Signature Theatre Photo Exclusive Video: First Look At PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Alan Henry - Aug 22, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder, and Steffanie Leigh are starring in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion at Signature Theatre. This new production is directed by Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner(Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story). Passion runs through September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes Of Signature Theatre's PASSION On BWW's Instagram! Photo VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes Of Signature Theatre's PASSION On BWW's Instagram!
by Alan Henry - Aug 20, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder, and Steffanie Leigh star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion. This new production is directed by Signature Theatre's Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story). Passion runs through September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre. BroadwayWorld is taking you behind the scenes of the production today on our Instagram! Tune in as Claybourne Elder takes us behind the scenes at Signature Theatre on this two show day!

Social: Go Behind The Scenes Of Signature Theatre's PASSION On BWW's Instagram Today! Photo Social: Go Behind The Scenes Of Signature Theatre's PASSION On BWW's Instagram Today!
by Alan Henry - Aug 18, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder, and Steffanie Leigh star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion. This new production is directed by Signature Theatre's Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story). Passion runs through September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre. BroadwayWorld is taking you behind the scenes of the production today on our Instagram! Tune in as Claybourne Elder takes us behind the scenes at Signature Theatre on this two show day!

Natascia Diaz, Steffanie Leigh, and More Lead Cast of Signature's PASSION Beginning T Photo Natascia Diaz, Steffanie Leigh, and More Lead Cast of Signature's PASSION Beginning Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2018

Natascia Diaz (Signature's Crazy for You, City Center Encores! Grand Hotel), Claybourne Elder (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George) and Steffanie Leigh (Broadway's War Paint, Gigi, Mary Poppins) are set to star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion.

VIDEO: Signature's Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Perform 'Happiness' Photo VIDEO: Signature's Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Perform 'Happiness'
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh are set to star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion. This new production will be directed by Signature Theatre's Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner.Passion runs August 14 - September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre.

Will Gartshore Videos

Exclusive Video: First Look At PASSION at Signature Theatre VideoExclusive Video: First Look At PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Alan Henry - Aug 22, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder, and Steffanie Leigh are starring in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion at Signature Theatre. This new production is directed by Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner(Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story). Passion runs through September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Signature's Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Perform 'Happiness' VideoVIDEO: Signature's Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Perform 'Happiness'
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh are set to star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion. This new production will be directed by Signature Theatre's Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner.Passion runs August 14 - September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Sing 'Happiness' From PASSION at Signatur VideoVIDEO: Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh Sing 'Happiness' From PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Alan Henry - Aug 8, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at PASSION at Signature Theatre in DC, starring Natascia Diaz (West Side Story),  Claybourne Elder (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George) and Steffanie Leigh (Broadway's War Paint, Gigi, Mary Poppins). Check out Claybourne Elder and Steffanie Leigh singing 'Happiness' below!

VIDEO: First Look at Natascia Diaz and Clybourne Elder in PASSION at Signature Theatr VideoVIDEO: First Look at Natascia Diaz and Clybourne Elder in PASSION at Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2018

Natascia Diaz (Signature's Crazy for You, City Center Encores! Grand Hotel), Claybourne Elder (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Broadway's Sunday in the Park with George) and Steffanie Leigh (Broadway's War Paint, Gigi, Mary Poppins) star in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion.

VIDEO: New Trailer for Signature Theatre's A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC VideoVIDEO: New Trailer for Signature Theatre's A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Signature Theatre has just announced that A Little Night Music will play for an added ninth week - an addition of eight performances between October 10 and October 15. They also released a new trailer with footage from the show - check it out below!

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Signature Theatre VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights from A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

Signature Theatre presents A Little Night Music, directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Follies, Gigi). A Little Night Music runs now through October 8 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at footage from the show below!

VIDEO: A Web of Love Affairs in New Trailer for A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Signature The VideoVIDEO: A Web of Love Affairs in New Trailer for A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Aug 1, 2017

Signature Theatre will present A Little Night Music, directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Follies, Gigi). Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Tony Award-winning musical, set in 1900 Sweden, revolves around a tangled web of love affairs. A Little Night Music will run from August 15 - October 8 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre. Check out a new trailer for the show below!

VIDEO: Signature Theatre Announces 2017/18 Season!
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2017

Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer and Managing Director Maggie Boland announce the full lineup for Signature Theatre's 2017/18 season.

BWW TV: Does He Have Your Vote? Watch Highlights from Signature Theatre's THE FIX
by TV - On the Road - Aug 18, 2015

THE FIXSignature Theatre presents THE FIX, directed by Signature Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Gigi, Follies, Million Dollar Quartet). Featuring a book by John Dempsey and music by Dana P. Rowe (the creators of Brother Russia and The Witches of Eastwick), the show quickly became a favorite among Signature's artistic team during its U.S. premiere at the Theatre in 1998, cementing a longstanding relationship with Dempsey and Rowe. Running in the MAX Theatre now through September 20, the inside-politics musical satire is the first production of Signature Theatre's 2015/2016 season. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Exclusive First Look at Highlights of Signature Theatre's THE FIX
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2015

Signature Theatre presents The Fix, directed by Signature Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Gigi, Follies, Million Dollar Quartet). Featuring a book by John Dempseyand music by Dana P. Rowe (the creators of Brother Russia and The Witches of Eastwick), the show quickly became a favorite among Signature's artistic team during its U.S. premiere at the Theatre in 1998, cementing a longstanding relationship with Dempsey and Rowe. Running in the MAX Theatre now playing through September 20, the inside-politics musical satire is the first production of Signature Theatre's 2015/2016 season.  BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive first look at highlights below!


Will Gartshore Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Will Gartshore been in?
Will Gartshore has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

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

What awards has Will Gartshore been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Show Boat , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Merrily We Roll Along , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Urinetown , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Pacific Overtures , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Allegro , Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Grand Hotel Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Floyd Collins and Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Floyd Collins .

What awards has Will Gartshore won?
Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Urinetown.