The "Barnie" Legacy!
Since 1933, thousands of young artists at the start of their careers have passed through . The New London Barn Playhouse is dedicated to the growth and education of these artists, and through the years each Intern, Apprentice, and Guest Artist has left their mark on the Barn. Here are just a few of the Barnies who have gone on to stellar careers in the industry.
If you’re a Barnie who has stories to tell, updates to share, or just want to say Hi we invite you to reach out!
Acting Intern, 2010
Acting Intern, 2014
Off-Broadway: The Government Inspector, The Wild Party
Broadway: Dear Evan Hansen
Acting Intern, 2011
Acting Intern, 2014
Broadway: Natasha, Pierre...
National Tour: Wicked, American Idiot
Acting Intern, 1992
Television: Private Practice, Day Break
Film: Chicago, House on Haunted Hill
Broadway: Rent, Headwig and the Angry Inch
Off Broadway: The Wild Party
Broadway: The Book of Mormon, Aladdin,
The Drowsy Chaperone, Something Rotten
Tony Award Winner
LEWIS J. STADLEN
Acting Intern, 1996
Broadway: Fiddler on the Roof, Fun Home,
Chess, Les Miserables, She Loves Me,
The Mystery of Edwin Drood
Four Tony Award Nominations
Broadway: Minnie's Boys, The Time of Your Life,
The Sunshine Boys, Candide, The Odd Couple,
Laughter on the 23rd Floor, A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum, The Man Who Came to Dinner, 45 Seconds on Broadway, The Producers, The People in the Picture, The Nance, Fish in the Dark, The Front Page
Three Tony Award Nominations
Acting Intern, 1999
Music Director, 1967
Broadway: West Side Story, A Catered Affair,
Grey Gardens, Urban Cowboy
Broadway: Godspell, Pippin, Children of Eden, Wicked
Film: The Prince Egypt, Pocahontas,
The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Enchated
Three Grammy Awards, Three Academy Awards
and One Tony Award
The Barn has a rich history of actors, technicians, designers, and even dietitians that stretches back to 1933. As we look to the future of what the New London Barn Playhouse can be, we are excited to include the many Barn Alumni who have added to the Barn’s story on that journey.
Stay in contact with the Barn by filling out this short, five minute form. We want to hear your Barn story! Occasionally, we’ll feature alums in Alumni Updates.