John Earl Jelks. Photo by Lia Chang

John Earl Jelks Joins Debra Messing, Enrico Colantoni, Crystal Finn, Susannah Flood, and Christopher Livingston in Roundabout Theatre Company’s New York Premiere of Noah Haidle’s BIRTHDAY CANDLES, Mar. 18-May 29

Roundabout Theatre Company is presenting the New York premiere of Birthday Candles by Noah Haidle, directed by Vivienne Benesch. Birthday Candles begins preview performances on Friday, March 18, 2022 and open officially on Sunday, April 10, 2022. This is a limited engagement through Sunday, May 29, 2022 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). Tony Award nominee John Earl Jelks as … Continue reading John Earl Jelks Joins Debra Messing, Enrico Colantoni, Crystal Finn, Susannah Flood, and Christopher Livingston in Roundabout Theatre Company’s New York Premiere of Noah Haidle’s BIRTHDAY CANDLES, Mar. 18-May 29

Jujamcyn Theaters Celebrates Walter Kerr Theatre’s 100th Anniversary With Interactive Digital Timeline Featuring André De Shields, Anäis Mitchell, Stephanie J. Block, Crystal Dickinson, John Earl Jelks, Jason Tam, Cherry Jones, Kenny Leon, Adriane Lenox, Omar Metwally, Ruben Santiago-Hudson and More

Jujamcyn Theaters Celebrates Walter Kerr Theatre’s 100th Anniversary With Interactive Digital Timeline Featuring André De Shields, Anäis Mitchell, Stephanie J. Block, Crystal Dickinson, John Earl Jelks, Jason Tam, Cherry Jones, Kenny Leon, Adriane Lenox, Omar Metwally, Ruben Santiago-Hudson and More https://wp.me/p8ilTC-94R Continue reading Jujamcyn Theaters Celebrates Walter Kerr Theatre’s 100th Anniversary With Interactive Digital Timeline Featuring André De Shields, Anäis Mitchell, Stephanie J. Block, Crystal Dickinson, John Earl Jelks, Jason Tam, Cherry Jones, Kenny Leon, Adriane Lenox, Omar Metwally, Ruben Santiago-Hudson and More

John Earl Jelks and Lynn Nottage. Photo by LIa Chang

Tony Nominee John Earl Jelks Returns to Role of Brucie in Center Theatre Group’s Production of Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize Winning SWEAT at Mark Taper, August 29 – October 7

Tony Nominee John Earl Jelks Returns to Role of Brucie in Center Theatre Group’s Production of Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning SWEAT at Mark Taper, August 29 – October 7 Continue reading Tony Nominee John Earl Jelks Returns to Role of Brucie in Center Theatre Group’s Production of Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize Winning SWEAT at Mark Taper, August 29 – October 7

Kyle Beltran, John Earl Jelks, Phylicia Rashad and Jacqueline Williams Photo by Craig Schwartz

Production Photos: Phylicia Rashad, John Earl Jelks, Alana Arenas, Francois Battiste, J. Bernard Calloway and More in HEAD OF PASSES at the Mark Taper through October 22

Production Photos: Phylicia Rashad, John Earl Jelks, Alana Arenas, Francois Battiste, J. Bernard Calloway and More in HEAD OF PASSES at the Mark Taper through October 22 Continue reading Production Photos: Phylicia Rashad, John Earl Jelks, Alana Arenas, Francois Battiste, J. Bernard Calloway and More in HEAD OF PASSES at the Mark Taper through October 22

(top) Cast members Francois Battiste, J. Bernard Calloway, director Tina Landau, cast members John Earl Jelks, Kyle Beltran; (bottom) cast members James Carpenter, Jacqueline Williams, Phylicia Rashad and Alana Arenas. Photo Credit: Craig Schwartz

Phylicia Rashad, John Earl Jelks, Alana Arenas, Francois Battiste, J. Bernard Calloway and More Set for HEAD OF PASSES at the Mark Taper, September 13 – October 22

Phylicia Rashad, John Earl Jelks, Alana Arenas, Francois Battiste, J. Bernard Calloway and More Set for HEAD OF PASSES at the Mark Taper, September 13 – October 22 Continue reading Phylicia Rashad, John Earl Jelks, Alana Arenas, Francois Battiste, J. Bernard Calloway and More Set for HEAD OF PASSES at the Mark Taper, September 13 – October 22

Carlo Alban (in white apron) as Oscar, John Earl Jelks as Brucie, James Colby as Stan, JohAnna Day as Tracey, Michelle Wilson as Cynthia and Alison Wright as Jessie. Photo by Joan Marcus

John Earl Jelks, Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams, Michelle Wilson and Alison Wright Open in Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT

John Earl Jelks, Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams, Michelle Wilson and Alison Wright Open in Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT Continue reading John Earl Jelks, Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams, Michelle Wilson and Alison Wright Open in Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT

John Earl Jelks and Khris Davis. Photo Credit: Joan Marcus

Tony Award Nominees John Earl Jelks and Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams, Michelle Wilson and Alison Wright Begin Previews of Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT

Tony Award Nominees John Earl Jelks and Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams, Michelle Wilson and Alison Wright Begin Previews of Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT Continue reading Tony Award Nominees John Earl Jelks and Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams, Michelle Wilson and Alison Wright Begin Previews of Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT

John Earl Jelks and Khris Davis. Photo Credit: Joan Marcus

Tony Award Nominees John Earl Jelks and Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams and Michelle Wilson Return for the Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT

Tony Award Nominees John Earl Jelks and Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams and Michelle Wilson Return for the Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT Continue reading Tony Award Nominees John Earl Jelks and Johanna Day, Carlo Albán, James Colby, Khris Davis, Will Pullen, Lance Coadie Williams and Michelle Wilson Return for the Broadway Debut of Lynn Nottage’s SWEAT