Jeremy Jordan is set to play the unlikely hero Seymour in the Off-Broadway revival of "Little Shop of Horrors."File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI. Newsies and Waitress alum Jeremy Jordan is set to play the unlikely hero Seymour in the Off-Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors, producers announced Friday.
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LITTLE SHOP To Star Jeremy Jordan, Tammy Blanchard, Christian Borle, Aaron Arnell Harrington and more
Producers of the critically-acclaimed Off-Broadway production of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken’s landmark musical LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS are thrilled to announce that Tony Award Nominee Jeremy Jordan (Newsies, American Son) will finally be able to take the stage as Seymour, alongside original cast members Emmy Award winner Tammy Blanchard (Life with Judy Garland, Gypsy) as Audrey and two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle (Something Rotten!, Falsettos) as Orin Scrivello, D.D.S.. Under the direction of Tony Award winner Michael Mayer (Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Spring Awakening), the 2020 Drama League, Outer Critics Circle, and Drama Desk Award-winning Best Musical Revival will re-open “on the twenty-first day of the month of September” at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43rd Street). Tickets are on sale now for performances from September 21, 2021 through January 2, 2022 at Telecharge.com/212-239-6200.
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‘Prodigal Son’: Christian Borle Reveals a Major Change to Malcolm and Pete’s Scene in the Bowling Alley
[Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for Prodigal Son Season 2, Episode 11 “You Can Run…”]. There are no more hymns in creepy elevators or playing with rats in the electrical room for Christian Borle‘s Friar Pete on Prodigal Son: His freedom following his escape from Claremont with Martin Whitly (Michael Sheen) and Hector Cueto (Armando Acevedo) is short-lived.
Christian Borle is the type of actor who can do it all. From Broadway to TV shows and movies, Borle has shown time and time again that no matter what the medium is he is ready to rise to the occasion. Over the course of his career he has become well-known for several roles, but most viewers will recognize him best from his role as Tom Levitt on the short-lived but relatively popular TV series Smash. In most recent years, he has made quite a few guest appearances on shows like The Good Fight and Elementary. Regardless of whether you’re a fan of plays or on screen works, you’re definitely going to be seeing a lot more of Christian. Keep reading to learn 10 things you didn’t know about Christian Borle.