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William Parry

 
Date Of Birth:
October 07, 1947 (74)
Birth Place:
Steubenville, OH, USA
Bio:
Broadway includes: Sunday in the Park with George and Passion (PBS), Into the Light, Rockabye Hamlet, The Leaf People, Agamemnon, Jesus Christ Superstar, Camelot (HBO), and Gypsy. Off-Broadway includes: Assassins, Road Show, Cymbeline, The Knife. National tours include: A Few Good Men, Titanic and ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: October 07, 1947 (74)

Birth Place: Steubenville, OH, USA

Bio:
Broadway includes: Sunday in the Park with George and Passion (PBS), Into the Light, Rockabye Hamlet, The Leaf People, Agamemnon, Jesus Christ Superstar, Camelot (HBO), and Gypsy. Off-Broadway includes: Assassins, Road Show, Cymbeline, The Knife. National tours include: A Few Good Men, Titanic and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Jenson
Ensemble
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2011
Mr. Simmons
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Papa Mizner
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Nat Miller
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Robert Steele, et al.
Robert Steele/Parishioner/Auctioneer/Mr. Oscar/Sheriff Pine
  [Broadway]
10th Anniversary Concert, 2004
Lieutenant Barri
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Comic
Kringelein
Pop
Stagehand
Herbie (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Charlie Brandebaine
  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Ensemble
Mr. Sloatesbury
Plantation Owner
Poker Player
Papa Mizner
  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1994
Boatman
Charles Redmond
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Lieutenant Barri
Colonel Ricci (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1990
Proprietor
James Garfield
Fairgoers
Bystanders
Gerald Ford
Leon Czolgosz/Samuel Byck (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Sicilius Leonatus
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1988
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Ralph
Ralph
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1986
Father Frank Girella
Father Frank Girella
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Charles Redmond
Boatman
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Workshop, 1983
Pervert (Act One)
Boatman (Act One)
Charles Green (Act Two)
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1981
Sir Dinidan
Sir Dinadan
Arthur (Understudy)
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1980
Arthur [Replacement]
Arthur [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1980
Sir Dinadan
Sir Dinadan
Arthur (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 1978
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Basque
Clitandre/ Dubois (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Herald
  [Broadway]
1977
Chorus
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1976
Singer
Grave Digger
Grave Digger
Singer
  [Broadway]
1975
Leeboh
Gitaucho (Meesho) (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1971
Third Priest [Replacement]
Third Priest [Replacement]

Photos

Jonathan Shew (Jack Kelly) and William Parry (Joseph Pulitzer) Photo

Jonathan Shew (Jack Kelly) and William Parry (Joseph Pulitzer)

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Date:
12/01/2017
William Parry as Joseph Pulitzer Photo

William Parry as Joseph Pulitzer

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Date:
12/01/2017
William Parry (Joseph Pulitzer) and Jonathan Shew (Jack Kelly) Photo

William Parry (Joseph Pulitzer) and Jonathan Shew (Jack Kelly)

From: 
Date:
12/01/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Jenson

Ensemble

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2011
Mr. Simmons

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Papa Mizner

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Nat Miller

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Robert Steele, et al.

Robert Steele/Parishioner/Auctioneer/Mr. Oscar/Sheriff Pine

  [Broadway]
10th Anniversary Concert, 2004
Lieutenant Barri

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Comic

Kringelein

Pop

Stagehand

Herbie (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Charlie Brandebaine

  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Ensemble

Mr. Sloatesbury

Plantation Owner

Poker Player

Papa Mizner

  [Broadway]
Reunion Concert, 1994
Boatman

Charles Redmond

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Lieutenant Barri

Colonel Ricci (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1990
Proprietor

James Garfield

Fairgoers

Bystanders

Gerald Ford

Leon Czolgosz/Samuel Byck (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Sicilius Leonatus

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1988
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1987
Ralph

Ralph

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1986
Father Frank Girella

Father Frank Girella

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1984
Charles Redmond

Boatman

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Workshop, 1983
Pervert (Act One)

Boatman (Act One)

Charles Green (Act Two)

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1981
Sir Dinidan

Sir Dinadan

Arthur (Understudy)

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 1980
Arthur [Replacement]

Arthur [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1980
Sir Dinadan

Sir Dinadan

Arthur (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1979
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Showcase, 1978
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Basque

Clitandre/ Dubois (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1977
Herald

  [Broadway]
1977
Chorus

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1976
Singer

Grave Digger

Grave Digger

Singer

  [Broadway]
1975
Leeboh

Gitaucho (Meesho) (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1971
Third Priest [Replacement]

Third Priest [Replacement]

William Parry Biography

Broadway includes: Sunday in the Park with George and Passion (PBS), Into the Light, Rockabye Hamlet, The Leaf People, Agamemnon, Jesus Christ Superstar, Camelot (HBO), and Gypsy. Off-Broadway includes: Assassins, Road Show, Cymbeline, The Knife. National tours include: A Few Good Men, Titanic and Memphis. Some 50 regional productions. TV & Film: "Law & Order," Domestic Disturbance, others.




William Parry News

Ahrens & Flaherty's World Premiere Musical KNOXVILLE to Release Original Cast Recordi Photo Ahrens & Flaherty's World Premiere Musical KNOXVILLE to Release Original Cast Recording in Fall 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Following its run at Asolo Repertory Theatre, the world premiere musical KNOXVILLE will receive an Original Cast Recording. The album features all new music by Stephen Flaherty and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens.

Photos: First Look at Jason Danieley & More in the World Premiere of KNOXVILLE Photo Photos: First Look at Jason Danieley & More in the World Premiere of KNOXVILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Asolo Repertory Theatre is presenting the world premiere of the new musical KNOXVILLE. The project reunites Frank Galati, Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, the Tony Award-winning creative team behind Broadway's Ragtime.

Jason Danieley & More to Star in World Premiere of Ahrens & Flaherty's KNOXVILLE Photo Jason Danieley & More to Star in World Premiere of Ahrens & Flaherty's KNOXVILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 2, 2022

Asolo Repertory Theatre has announced full casting for the world premiere of the new musical KNOXVILLE. KNOXVILLE begins previews on April 15, opens on April 23, and runs through May 11, in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts. 

Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces New Year/New Plays Festival Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Announces New Year/New Plays Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 24, 2022

The New Year/New Plays Festival, one of Palm Beach Dramaworks’ most popular annual events, will take place online from February 2 - 6, with readings of five intriguing plays that are still in development.

Hillary Clinton Joins ASSASSINS Event 'Tell The Story' from Classic Stage Company Photo Hillary Clinton Joins ASSASSINS Event 'Tell The Story' from Classic Stage Company
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2021

Former Secretary of State and avid theatergoer Hillary Rodham Clinton will participate in Classic Stage Company's event Tell the Story: Celebrating Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins, delivering remarks about the timely and timeless American musical.

Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, Steven Pasquale, Ethan Slater, Judy Kuhn & More to Ta Photo Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, Steven Pasquale, Ethan Slater, Judy Kuhn & More to Take Part in CSC's TELL THE STORY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2021

Classic Stage Company will present Tell The Story: Celebrating Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins. The evening will feature cast members of the original Off-Broadway company, the Broadway revival, and Doyle’s upcoming CSC production.

VIDEO: Watch Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, and ASSASSINS Original Cast Reunite- Wat Photo VIDEO: Watch Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, and ASSASSINS Original Cast Reunite- Watch Now!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 8, 2021

The free online event will take place tonight, Monday, March 8 (8pm EST), as part of the 'Studio Tenn Talks: Conversations with Patrick Cassidy' series. Check back right here at BroadwayWorld to watch live!

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, March 8- with Stephen Sondheim, Victor Garber, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, March 8- with Stephen Sondheim, Victor Garber, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 8, 2021

Today (March 8) in live streaming: an Assassins reunion, Shakespeare@ Home presents Julius Caesar, and more!

VIDEO: Patrick Cassidy Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: Patrick Cassidy Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 6, 2021

Tune in this Wednesday, March 3 (12pm ET) as he chats with Patrick Cassidy, who is getting the gang back together next week for a reunion of the original company of Assassins.

Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, and ASSASSINS Original Cast Members to Reunite for ST Photo Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, and ASSASSINS Original Cast Members to Reunite for STUDIO TENN TALKS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 26, 2021

Patrick Cassidy, Artistic Director of Studio Tenn Theatre Company in Franklin, TN, has organized a star-studded 30-year reunion of the original cast and creative team of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s Tony Award-winning musical, Assassins.

William Parry Videos

BWW TV: Looking Back At GROUNDHOG DAY's Opening Night VideoBWW TV: Looking Back At GROUNDHOG DAY's Opening Night
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 2, 2020

Who is that emerging from his borough? Today, February 2nd, officially marks Groundhog Day, the annual holiday that celebrates the legendary groundhog Punxsutawney Phil. In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the musical adaptation of the classic movie, Groundhog Day. Check out the video to see stars Andy Karl, Barrett Doss, and more celebrating the opening night of the Tony-nominated production!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of MEMPHIS National Tour!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 21, 2011

The national touring production of MEMPHIS, the 2010 Tony Award-winning Best Musical, kicked off on October 16, 2011 at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, TN (203 South Main Street) where it will play through October 23. Check out highlights from the tour below!

STAGE TUBE: Check Out the MEMPHIS Tour Cast in Rehearsals
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 15, 2011

The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical MEMPHIS launched its national tour Oct. 14, prior to an official opening set for Oct. 16 at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, TN.

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes of Virginia Stage Co.'s SKSBTD; Opens Tonight!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 21, 2011

A New Musical by Bruce Hornsby officially opens at The Wells Theatre tonight, Friday, January 21. This world premiere production features music and lyrics by Williamsburg native and Grammy Winner Bruce Hornsby, lyrics by Chip deMatteo and book by Clay McLeod Chapman. The show is based on an original story by Bruce Hornsby.

STAGE TUBE: WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE Montage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 21, 2010

Yale Repertory Theatre's world premiere of the musical We Have Always Lived in the Castle, with book and lyrics by Adam Bock and music and lyrics by Todd Almond, based on the novel by Shirley Jackson, and directed by Anne Kauffman, opens on Thursday, September 23 at 8PM, and plays through October 9 only. Here's a first look at the production.

STAGE TUBE: Behind The Scenes at Yale Rep's WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 1, 2010

The Yale Repertory Theatre will present the world premiere of WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE from September 17 to October 9, at the University Theatre (222 York Street). Below is a behind the scenes peek at rehearsals as well as discussions with members of the creative team.


William Parry Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has William Parry been in?
William Parry has appeared on Broadway in 13 shows.

How many West End shows has William Parry been in?
William Parry has not appeared in the West End