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Jersey Boys' Michael Lomenda on Getting Kicked Out of an Air Guitar Band, Knitting Sweaters & More

Jersey Boys' Michael Lomenda on Getting Kicked Out of an Air Guitar Band, Knitting Sweaters & More

Age: 36

Hometown: Stettler, Canada

Current Role: Nick Massi, the Four Seasons' original bass player in the Tony-winning musical Jersey Boys.

Stage & Screen Cred: Lomenda makes his Broadway debut in Jersey Boys, but this is hardly his first time as the big man in town; he took on the same role in the Clint Eastwood-helmed feature film after originating ...

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The Color Purple's Patrice Covington on the Divas Who Taught Her to Sing & Raising Her Voice as Squeak

The Color Purple's Patrice Covington on the Divas Who Taught Her to Sing & Raising Her Voice as Squeak

Age: "I am 100,000 years old."

Hometown: Chesapeake, VA

Current Role: Squeak, a waitress who causes a stir (to say the least) at Harpo’s juke joint in The Color Purple.

Stage & Screen Cred: Covington is making her Broadway debut in the Tony-winning revival of The Color Purple. Her other stage credits include the role of Effie in the ...

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Eclipsed Tony Nominee Pascale Armand on Survival Jobs, the Star She's Dying to Meet and Getting Through the Two-Show Day

Eclipsed Tony Nominee Pascale Armand on Survival Jobs, the Star She's Dying to Meet and Getting Through the Two-Show Day

Age: "A lady never tells."

Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

Current Role: Eclipsed's Bessie, one of the captive wives of a commanding officer in the thick of Liberia's Civil War.

Stage & Screen Cred: Armand has been under Liesl Tommy's direction in Eclipsed since its Yale Repertory Theatre incarnation; the Broadway run marks her fourth stint in the production. She ...

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Find Out Why Bright Star's Hannah Elless Thinks John Cusack, Mark Rylance & Boiled Peanuts Are the Best

Find Out Why Bright Star's Hannah Elless Thinks John Cusack, Mark Rylance & Boiled Peanuts Are the Best

Age: 29

Hometown: Kalamazoo, MI

Current Role: Bright Star's Margo Crawford, who works in a bookstore and falls for Billy Cane, played by A.J. Shively.

Stage & Screen Cred: Elless made her Broadway debut in Godspell. Her previous stage credits include off-Broadway's The Other Josh Cohen as well as Hamlet, Phaedra, Henry V and Private Lives. She has ...

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Paramour's Ruby Lewis on Her Jaw-Dropping Party Trick, Fave Starlet & First Time at the Circus

Paramour's Ruby Lewis on Her Jaw-Dropping Party Trick, Fave Starlet & First Time at the Circus

Age: 31

Hometown: Shelbyville, Kentucky

Current Role: Making her Broadway debut as the leading lady Indigo James in Cirque du Soleil's Broadway show Paramour, which is an extravaganza of music, storytelling and eye-popping acrobatics set in Hollywood's Golden Age.

Stage & Screen Cred: Lewis' stage credits include the national tours of We Will Rock You, Jersey Boys, Grease and Gypsy as ...

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American Psycho's Drew Moerlein on His Early Royal Role, Side Business and Fave '80s Jam

American Psycho's Drew Moerlein on His Early Royal Role, Side Business and Fave '80s Jam

Age: 29

Hometown: Bow, NH

Current Role: Paul Owen, Patrick Bateman’s slick co-worker whose superior business card drives Bateman to earn his title as American Psycho.

Stage & Screen Cred: Moerlein is making his Broadway debut in American Psycho. His previous stage credits include Spike in Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike as well as Christian Grey in Spank ...

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Kinky Boots' Alan Mingo Jr. on Being a Psychic, a Night Owl & a Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream Lover

Kinky Boots' Alan Mingo Jr. on Being a Psychic, a Night Owl & a Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream Lover

Age: "OMG—you're going there, really?!"

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA

Current Role: Fabulous drag diva Lola, who finds friendship and outrageous high heels, in Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein’s Tony-winning hit Kinky Boots.

Stage & Screen Cred: No stranger to larger-than-life roles that leave audiences in stitches, Mingo slayed as Lola in Toronto's production of Kinky Boots and has been seen ...

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Waitress' Kimiko Glenn Talks Breaking Bad Binge-Watching, Fave Foods & Why a Regina Spektor Musical Needs to Happen

Waitress' Kimiko Glenn Talks Breaking Bad Binge-Watching, Fave Foods & Why a Regina Spektor Musical Needs to Happen

Age: 26

Hometown: Phoenix, AZ

Current Role: Wallflower waitress Dawn, who finds friendship (and maybe even love) working at Joe's Pie Diner in the Sara Bareilles musical Waitress.

Stage & Screen Cred: Glenn got a big break when she landed the role of Thea in the first national tour of Spring Awakening, but she's best known for playing Brook Soso ...

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Tuck Everlasting Star Sarah Charles Lewis on the Thrill of the Stage Door, Her Dream Disney Co-Star & More

Tuck Everlasting Star Sarah Charles Lewis on the Thrill of the Stage Door, Her Dream Disney Co-Star & More

Age: 11

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Current Role: Winnie Foster, who discovers a mysterious family and a life beyond the walls of her family's home, in the new Broadway musical Tuck Everlasting. She first played the role at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta last year.

Stage & Screen Cred: Prior to Tuck, Lewis appeared in many local theater productions in ...

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Bright Star Standout A.J. Shively on Loving Aliens, Stephen King, Ice-Cream & Texting Grandma

Bright Star Standout A.J. Shively on Loving Aliens, Stephen King, Ice-Cream & Texting Grandma

Age: 29

Hometown: Dublin, Ohio

Current Role: Playing optimistic Billy Cane, a returning WWII soldier and aspiring writer in Steve Martin and Edie Brickell's Bright Star.

Stage & Screen Cred: Shively made his Broadway in La Cage Aux Folles. His other stage credits include the national tour of The Sound of Music, off-Broadway's February House, Unlocked and more. His ...

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