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John Scherer Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
May 16, 1961 (59)
Birth Place:
Buffalo, NY, USA
Bio:
John has appeared here in The Foreigner, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Sweet Charity, Legally Blonde, Unnecessary Farce, Boeing Boeing, Moon Over Buffalo, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The World Goes Round, My One and Only, 42nd Street, and Dames at Sea. Broadway: Lovemusik, By Jeeves and Sunset ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: May 16, 1961 (59)

Birth Place: Buffalo, NY, USA

Bio:
John has appeared here in The Foreigner, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Sweet Charity, Legally Blonde, Unnecessary Farce, Boeing Boeing, Moon Over Buffalo, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The World Goes Round, My One and Only, 42nd Street, and Dames at Sea. Broadway: Lovemusik, By Jeeves and Sunset ... (read complete bio)

John has appeared here in The Foreigner, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Sweet Charity, Legally Blonde, Unnecessary Farce, Boeing Boeing, Moon Over Buffalo, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The World Goes Round, My One and Only, 42nd Street, and Dames at Sea. Broadway: Lovemusik, By Jeeves and Sunset Boulevard. Off Broadway: Dames at Sea, Olympus on My Mind and Preppies. Other NY credits: The Most Happy Fella and Cinderella (NYC Opera) and Out of This World (City Center). He has toured in 42nd Street, Cats, White Christmas, Mame and Hello Dolly. He recently appeared in the critically acclaimed production of The Drowsy Chaperone at the Goodspeed Opera House. Other regional credits: Kennedy Center, Arena Stage, Goodman Theatre, Paper Mill Playhouse and many others. Film and television: Spinning Into Butter, “The Shield,” “Crossing Jordan,” “Law and Order (SVU and CI),” “Titus” and “Guiding Light.” He is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University.

John Scherer Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Special Theatrical Event Gold Star
John Scher, Liza's at The Palace
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production
John SchererBy Jeeves
 
Olivier Awards - 1990 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Musical
John SchererOn the Town