Michael Maguire’s portrayal of Enjolras in the original Broadway company of Les Miserables garnered a Tony Award, Drama Desk Award, Theater World Award and a feature on the cover of Newsweek. He was a member of the “Dream Cast” celebrating the 10th anniversary of Les Miz at the Royal Albert Hall, broadcast on PBS and around the world. Maguire starred as Count Carl Magnus in A Little Night Music at the New York City Opera, and in Strike Up the Band opposite Charles Nelson Reilly for L.A.’s Reprise series. Other national starring roles include Carousel, Brigadoon, Kismet, Annie Get Your Gun, Side by Side, 110 in the Shade and Showboat.
At the Cinegrill in Los Angeles, “Michael Maguire in Concert” scored rave reviews, and his collaboration with Tony Award winner Debbie Gravitte in Direct from Broadway debuted at the Kennedy Center in Washington and has toured the US.
As a concert soloist and Big Band singer, Michael has appeared with over 250 symphony orchestras, including the Cleveland, Minnesota, Kansas City, St. Louis, Buffalo, San Diego, Columbus, Seattle, Utah and National Symphonies. Maguire’s solo CD with Skitch Henderson and the New York Pops has sold over 300,000 copies, and he recently recorded three CDs of Jerome Kern’s music at the Abbey Road Studio.
Maguire’s film credits include Go Fish, Where the Day Takes You, Cadillac and Deep End of the Ocean, and television guest appearances include Quantum Leap, Nowhere Man, Hearts Afire and Star Trek-Voyager.