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William Youmans

 
Bio:
Broadway: Big River, Billy Elliot, Bright Star, The Farnsworth Invention, Finian√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Rainbow (revival), La Boh√ɬ®me, The Little Foxes, The Pirate Queen, Titanic, Wicked. Film: Birdman, Compromising Positions, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, Fresh Horses, A League of Their Own, Mrs. Soffel, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Big River, Billy Elliot, Bright Star, The Farnsworth Invention, Finian√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Rainbow (revival), La Boh√ɬ®me, The Little Foxes, The Pirate Queen, Titanic, Wicked. Film: Birdman, Compromising Positions, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, Fresh Horses, A League of Their Own, Mrs. Soffel, ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Off-Broadway Production, 2022
Baldy O'Shea
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2021
Ensemble [Replacement]
Dr. Reynolds [Replacement]
Mr. Roscoe [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Mr. Bascombe
Ensemble
The Starkeeper (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Theatre for a New Audience Off-Broadway Revival, 2017
Fitzpatrick
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble
Stanford Adams
Daddy Cane (Understudy)
Daddy Murphy (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
La Jolla Playhouse Broadway Transfer, 2013
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2012
Pinkie
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Buzz Collins
Finian McLonergan (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Other Father / Little Boy / Policeman / Others
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2008
George [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Others
Wachtel
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Sir Richard Bingham
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2005
Rancor
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Rancor
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Doctor Dillamond
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Alcindoro
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 2001
Renfield
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
The Major [Replacement]
J. J. Astor
3rd Class Passenger
3rd Officer Herbert J. Pitman [Replacement]
J. Bruce Ismay (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1992
Vendor/Joe Hopkins/Clown/Chuck/Ruskin
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Vendor/Joe Hopkins/Clown/Chuck/Ruskin
  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Ed Cordray
  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1986
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1985
A Young Fool
Ben Rogers
Ensemble
Hank
Duke (Understudy) [Replacement]
Preacher (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1981
Leo Hubbard [Replacement]
Leo Hubbard (Standby)
  [Off-Broadway]
1976
Court
  [New York]
Reading, 2005
Performer
  [New York]
Reading, 2004
Performer

William Youmans Biography

Broadway: Big River, Billy Elliot, Bright Star, The Farnsworth Invention, Finian√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Rainbow (revival), La Boh√ɬ®me, The Little Foxes, The Pirate Queen, Titanic, Wicked. Film: Birdman, Compromising Positions, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, Fresh Horses, A League of Their Own, Mrs. Soffel, Nadine.





William Youmans News

ESTELLA SCROOGE Movie Musical Available to Stream For Free Photo ESTELLA SCROOGE Movie Musical Available to Stream For Free
by Michael Major - Dec 19, 2022

Betsy Wolfe (Waitress) stars as Estella Scrooge, a descendent of her famous great great great great grandfather Ebenezer. Clifton Duncan (The Play That Goes Wrong) stars as Philip ‚ÄėPip‚Äô Nickleby. 2020 Tony winner Lauren Patten (Jagged Little Pill) stars as Dawkins. The production also features Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and Danny Burtsein.

Santino Fontana to Step Into the Cast of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE This Week Photo Santino Fontana to Step Into the Cast of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2022

Tony Award winner Santino Fontana (Tootsie) will perform in the role of Father Kenny in Classic Stage Company A Man of No Importance, starting tonight, December 7.

A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE to Present Special Benefit Performance in December Photo A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE to Present Special Benefit Performance in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2022

Classic Stage Company will present a benefit performance of A Man of No Importance on Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 7PM. Proceeds from the evening will benefit Classic Stage Company’s work to present reimagined classic theater.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Opening Night Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 31, 2022

Classic Stage Company's A Man Of No Importance officially opened on Sunday, October 30. The cast of A Man Of No Importance includes four-time Emmy winner Jim Parsons, two-time Emmy winner and Tony nominee Mare Winningham. Check out photos from the opening night red carpet here!

Photos: First Look at Jim Parsons, A.J. Shively, Mare Winningham & More in A MAN OF N Photo Photos: First Look at Jim Parsons, A.J. Shively, Mare Winningham & More in A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE
by Show Highlights - Oct 28, 2022

Classic Stage Company's A Man Of No Importance  will begin performances on Tuesday, October 11, with opening night set for Sunday, October 30. The cast of A Man Of No Importance includes four-time Emmy winner Jim Parsons (The Boys in the Band) and more. It will run through Sunday, December 18. Get a first look at photos here!

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses the 'Intimacy' of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE on CBS MORNINGS Photo VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses the 'Intimacy' of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE on CBS MORNINGS
by Michael Major - Oct 24, 2022

Jim Parsons appeared on CBS Mornings recently to discuss appearing Off-Broadway in A Man of No Importance. Parsons discussed the intimacy of performing the show at Classic Stage Company, his Irish accent in the production, the recent Big Bang Theory reunion, and more Watch the new video interview now!

A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE to Extend for Two Additional Weeks at Classic Stage Company Photo A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE to Extend for Two Additional Weeks at Classic Stage Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

Classic Stage Company's A Man of No Importance will extend its run due to popular demand. Previously set to close on December 4, the musical will now close on Sunday, December 18. 

Cast, Creative Team & More to Join A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Classic Perspectives Series Photo Cast, Creative Team & More to Join A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Classic Perspectives Series at CSC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

Classic Stage Company has announced its full programming for Classic Perspectives, a series of post-show conversations inspired by A Man of No Importance by Terrence McNally, Stephen Flaherty, and Lynn Ahrens.

Shereen Ahmed Joins Jim Parsons Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Classic Stage Company Photo Shereen Ahmed Joins Jim Parsons Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Classic Stage Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022

Shereen Ahmed (My Fair Lady) will complete the company for Classic Stage Company's revival of A Man of No Importance, playing Adele Rice. A Man of No Importance will begin performances on Tuesday, October 11, with opening night set for Sunday, October 30 for a limited run through Sunday, December 4.

Mare Winningham and William Youmans Join Jim Parsons-Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Cl Photo Mare Winningham and William Youmans Join Jim Parsons-Led A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at Classic Stage Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2022

Two-time Emmy winner and Tony nominee Mare Winningham and William Youmans will be joining the cast of Classic Stage Company's A Man of No Importance as Lily Byrne as Baldy O’Shea. A Man of No Importance will begin performances on Tuesday, October 11, with opening night set for Sunday, October 30 for a limited run through Sunday, December 4.

William Youmans Videos

VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses the 'Intimacy' of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE on CBS MORNINGS Videoplay
VIDEO: Jim Parsons Discusses the 'Intimacy' of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE on CBS MORNINGS

by Michael Major - Oct 24, 2022

Jim Parsons appeared on CBS Mornings recently to discuss appearing Off-Broadway in A Man of No Importance. Parsons discussed the intimacy of performing the show at Classic Stage Company, his Irish accent in the production, the recent Big Bang Theory reunion, and more Watch the new video interview now!

VIDEO: Watch Clip of Greg Kinnear in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Clip of Greg Kinnear in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD on Broadway

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 6, 2022

Last night,¬†To Kill a Mockingbird¬†welcomed Academy Award nominee and Emmy Award winner¬†Greg Kinnear¬†as he made his Broadway debut as ‚ÄúAtticus Finch.‚ÄĚ Written by Academy Award winner¬†Aaron Sorkin¬†with direction by Tony Award winner¬†Bartlett Sher,¬†To Kill a Mockingbird¬†also stars¬†Baize Buzan¬†as ‚ÄúScout Finch.‚ÄĚ

VIDEO: Go Inside TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD's Broadway Re-Opening Night! Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD's Broadway Re-Opening Night!

by Team BWW - Oct 6, 2021

Just last night, To Kill a Mockingbird celebrated its return to Broadway at the Shubert Theatre, playing its first performance since the shutdown in March 2020. Watch a video featuring the new cast celebrating their return to Broadway.

Exclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New T Videoplay
Exclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New Trailer For ESTELLA SCROOGE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2020

The new musical, Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist, is now available to stream at EstellaScrooge.com.

VIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Ticke Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Tickets Available Tomorrow!

by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2020

Producers Michael Jackowitz of Witzend Productions, David Bryant and Michael Alden, in partnership with Streaming Musicals, herald the arrival of a new holiday musical tradition with the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist.

BWW TV: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Prepares to Make History at Madison Square Garden Videoplay
BWW TV: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Prepares to Make History at Madison Square Garden

by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 25, 2020

The Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, will become the first-ever Broadway play to perform at The World's Most Famous Arena, New York's Madison Square Garden, in front of approximately 18,000 New York City public school students.

BWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night! Videoplay
BWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2019

The sun is gonna shine today because its the birthday of the legendary actor and comedian Steve Martin! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at his Tony-nominated musical Bright Star that he wrote the score for with Edie Brickell. Get a peek inside the show's opening night with Martin and Brickell alongside cast members including Carmen Cusack, Paul Alexander Nolan, and more! Check out the full video!

VIDEO: On This Day, March 21- HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, March 21- HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway

by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2019

On this day in 2013, the new musical Hands On A Hardbody opened on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

#TBT: HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway! Videoplay
#TBT: HANDS ON A HARDBODY Opens On Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 21, 2019

Six years ago today, the uplifting musical Hands on a Hardbody, based on a documentary of the same name, opened on Broadway featuring Broadway favorites like Keala Settle, Jay Armstrong Johnson, and Alison Case! To celebrate the occasion, we're throwing it back to the show's opening night with the show's cast and their real life counterparts! Check out the footage below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Rachel Gets a a Visit from Dad in the Season Finale of Rachel Unrav Videoplay
BWW TV Exclusive: Rachel Gets a a Visit from Dad in the Season Finale of Rachel Unraveled!

by Rachel Unraveled - Mar 28, 2018

It's time for another episode of BroadwayWorld's newest web series, Rachel Unraveled. In the season finale, Rachel's dad visits for the weekend to convince Rachel to quit show business once and for all. Meanwhile, Jaclyn enlists Spatterman on a special mission. Starring Rachel Ravel, Austin Spero, Olivia Caridi, William Youmans, Jon Rua, Maria-Christina Oliveras. Directed by Rachel Ravel and Austin Spero. Written by Billy Recce, Rachel Ravel, and Austin Spero. Original music and lyrics by Billy Recce.


William Youmans Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has William Youmans been in?
William Youmans has appeared on Broadway in 14 shows.

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

What is William Youmans next theatre project?
William Youmans's next show will be A Man Of No Importance which opens on 10/30/2022 on Off-Broadway.