Jacob Keith Watson

Jacob Keith Watson

Witty actor and singer Jacob Keith Watson is making waves on the Broadway stages. He appeared as Enoch Snow in the Tony-nominated Broadway revival of Carousel. Jacob has also been seen on Broadway in Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler, Jeanine Tesori and Brian Crawley’s Violet starring Sutton Foster, Craig Lucas’ Amélie, as Joseph Buquet/Monsieur Reyer in The Phantom of the Opera, Robert Livingston in the acclaimed Encores! revival of 1776, as well as Amos Hart in the National/International tour of Chicago the Musical.

Artist Bio

Witty actor and singer Jacob Keith Watson is making waves on the Broadway stages. He appeared as Enoch Snow in the Tony-nominated Broadway revival of Carousel. Jacob has also been seen on Broadway in Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler, Jeanine Tesori and Brian Crawley’s Violet starring Sutton Foster, Craig Lucas’ Amélie, as Joseph Buquet/Monsieur Reyer in The Phantom of the Opera, Robert Livingston in the acclaimed Encores! revival of 1776, as well as Amos Hart in the National/International tour of Chicago the Musical. Regional and Opera credits include the title role in Shrek with the Sacramento Music Circus, Waldo/Video Store Clerk in Benny & Joon at the Papermill Playhouse, Rodolfo in La bohème, Beppe in Pagliacci, Frederic in Pirates of Penzance, Borsa in Rigoletto, as well as productions of HMS Pinafore, Chicago, Bye Bye Birdie, Seussical, Six Characters in Search of an Author, As You Like It, Twelfth Night, Othello, and The Doctor in Spite of Himself. Symphony engagements includes Kurt Weill on Broadway and New York, New York both with Maestro James Holmes and the Kurt Weill foundation and the tenor soloist in Elijah, Messiah, and Carmina Burana. Jacob is an Arkansas native and proud past winner of the prestigious Lotte Lenya Competition, the NATS National Music Theatre Competition and a regional finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.

 

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“The Blower’s Daughter” by Damien Rice arr. Jason Weisinger

“Lonely House” from Street Scene

“Out There” from The Hunchback of Notre Dame