Joseph Anthony Byrd
Marriott Theatre: La Cage aux Folles.
After originating the role of Emmett in The Ballad of Emmett Till at Goodman Theatre, Joseph was seen as Eddie in the Las Vegas production of Mamma Mia! and Simba in Disney's long running hit, The Lion King. Regional credits include Joey Evans in Pal Joey, directed by Peter Schneider, as well as White Noise, and Frog Kiss. Joseph has also appeared on the HBO series "Boardwalk Empire". Most recently Joseph was a part of the international singing group The Broadway Boys. He holds a BFA from Carnegie Mellon.