Ben Vereen

Ben Vereen

Performer
  • Born: Oct 10, 1946 in Miami, FL, USA

Roles (17)

Wicked Playbill - June 2017 Wicked (2003)
Opened Oct 30, 2003
  • as The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Replacement)
  • May 31, 2005 - Aug 30, 2005
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    Additional Dates

    • Sep 6, 2005 - Apr 2, 2006
I'm Not Rappaport Playbill - Opening night I'm Not Rappaport (2002)
Opened Jul 25, 2002
  • as Midge (Original)
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Fosse Playbill - Opening Night, Jan 1999 Fosse (1999)
Opened Jan 14, 1999
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The 50th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 2, 1996 The 50th Annual Tony Awards - 1996 (1996)
Opened Jun 2, 1996
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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The 47th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 6, 1993 The 47th Annual Tony Awards - 1993 (1993)
Opened Jun 6, 1993
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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Jelly's Last Jam Playbill - Opening Night, April 1992 Jelly's Last Jam (1992)
Opened Apr 26, 1992
  • as Chimney Man (Replacement)
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The 40th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 1, 1986 The 40th Annual Tony Awards - 1986 (1986)
Opened Jun 1, 1986
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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Grind Playbill - Opening Night, April 1985 Grind (1985)
Opened Apr 16, 1985
  • as Leroy (Original)
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The 37th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 5, 1983 The 37th Annual Tony Awards - 1983 (1983)
Opened Jun 5, 1983
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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The 36th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - 1982 The 36th Annual Tony Awards - 1982 (1982)
Opened Jun 6, 1982
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1973 Outstanding Performance Pippin Winner
Theatre World
1972 Theatre World Award Jesus Christ Superstar Winner
Tony Award
1973 Actor in a Musical Pippin Winner
1972 Featured Actor in a Musical Jesus Christ Superstar Nominee