Alexander Gemignani’s Broadway credits include Valjean in Les Misérables (for which he received a Drama League nomination), The Beadle in Sweeney Todd (Drama Desk nomination), Hinckley in Assassins (Theatre World Award), Moishe in The People in the Picture, and Boatman/Dennis in Sunday in the Park with George. He has appeared Off-Broadway in Road Show at the Public Theater (Drama League nomination), Headstrong at Ensemble Studio Theatre, and Avenue Q at the Vineyard Theatre. Highlights of his regional appearances include The Three Sisters at Cincinnati Playhouse, The Boys From Syracuse at The Shakespeare Theatre of D.C., and the title character in the world premiere of the musical Saint-Ex at The Weston Playhouse.
Mr. Gemignani last appeared with the New York Philharmonic in 2010 for Sondheim! The Birthday Concert. He appeared in the Live From Lincoln Center broadcast of Sondheim’s Passion and the Great Performances broadcast of South Pacific at Carnegie Hall — both on PBS. He has also performed with the New York Pops at Carnegie Hall and the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, and he has made several appearances as performer and director in the Broadway by the Year series at New York’s Town Hall.
Alexander Gemignani has appeared on the television shows Homeland, The Good Wife, and Empire State as well as in the film The Producers. His solo show, All at Once, was premiered at the Kennedy Center as part of Barbara Cook’s Spotlight Series in 2011. As a composer, Mr. Gemignani is currently developing two new musicals, having recently written the score for an Off-Broadway play titled Cadence: Home. He is a member of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop and a graduate of the University of Michigan Musical Theatre Department.