Josh Young

Act Information


A Tony Award Nominee and Theater Award Winner for his critically acclaimed Broadway debut in Jesus Christ Superstar, Josh recently originated the role of John Newton in the Broadway World Premiere of Amazing Grace.  He appeared in two seasons at The Stratford Shakespeare Festival where his credits include: Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar, Connie Rivers in Grapes of Wrath, and Che in Evita directed by Gary Griffin, earning Broadway World Awards for each. Josh also appeared as Marius in the US National Tour of Les Miserables and Tony in the International Tour of West Side Story. Josh has performed in North America’s finest regional theaters including La Jolla Playhouse, Walnut Street Theater, St. Louis MUNY, Baltimore Center Stage and North Carolina Theatre. He’s been involved in new works with NYC’s Roundabout Theatre Company, The Transport Group and The New York Musical Theater Festival. Josh is the cofounder of CuttingEdge Composers (, a concert and weekly web series on, created to give exposure to musical theatre’s next generation of songwriters. BFA Syracuse University.

Show Description

Three DIFFERENT 90 MINUTE SHOWS (each can be cut to 45 minutes and 20 minutes):
Broadway at the Movies, Josh Young Sings Andrew Lloyd Webber and Broadway Learns To Rock

Basic Information

Act Name

Josh Young

Minutes of Material

150 Minutes

Languages Spoken


Act Type

Male Vocalist

Home Airports

Detroit, Michigan, USA – Metro/Wayne County (DTW)