Gender
Male
Born
Aug 28, 1949
New York, New York, USA
Performer Director Choreographer Conception
  • CREDITS
    Holler If Ya Hear Me (Jun 19, 2014 - Jul 20, 2014)
    • Musical Staging and Choreography by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Sweet Charity (May 04, 2005 - Dec 31, 2005)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Wicked (Oct 30, 2003 - Present)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Aida (Mar 23, 2000 - Sep 05, 2004)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalDramaOriginal
    Dream (Apr 03, 1997 - Jul 06, 1997)
    • Directed by Wayne Cilento
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Mar 23, 1995 - Jul 14, 1996)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalComedyRevival
    The Who's Tommy (Apr 22, 1993 - Jun 17, 1995)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Big Deal (Apr 10, 1986 - Jun 08, 1986)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento [First Narrator]
    MusicalDanceOriginal
    Jerry's Girls (Dec 18, 1985 - Apr 20, 1986)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    • Conceived by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Baby (Dec 04, 1983 - Jul 01, 1984)
    • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Jan 27, 1982 - Sep 04, 1983)
    • Originally choreographed at Ford's Theatre in the United States by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Perfectly Frank (Nov 30, 1980 - Dec 13, 1980)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Performer]
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Dancin' (Mar 27, 1978 - Jun 27, 1982)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Performer, Singer]
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    The Act (Oct 29, 1977 - Jul 01, 1978)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento [One of The Boys]
    • Dance Captain: Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    A Chorus Line (Jul 25, 1975 - Apr 28, 1990)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Mike]
    MusicalDramaOriginal
    Rachael Lily Rosenbloom and Don't You Ever Forget It (Never Officially Opened - Dec 01, 1973)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Seesaw (Mar 18, 1973 - Dec 08, 1973)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Citizen of New York]
    MusicalRomantic ComedyOriginal
    Irene (Mar 13, 1973 - Sep 07, 1974)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento
      • Ninth Avenue Fella - Replacement
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Wicked - Munchkinland (Mar 07, 2009 - Present)
    • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Wicked - San Francisco (Jan 27, 2009 - Sep 05, 2010)
    • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalSit-DownOriginal
    Wicked - Los Angeles (Feb 10, 2007 - Jan 11, 2009)
    • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalSit-DownOriginal
    Sweet Charity (Sep 05, 2006 - Aug 12, 2007)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Wicked - Chicago (Jun 24, 2005 - Jan 25, 2009)
    • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalSit-DownOriginal
    Wicked - Emerald City (Mar 09, 2005 - Mar 15, 2015)
    • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Aida (Mar 27, 2001 - Aug 24, 2003)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalDramaOriginal
    Copacabana (Jun 15, 2000 - May 20, 2001)
    • Musical Staging and Choreography by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (May 28, 1996 - Jun 01, 1997)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalComedyRevival
    The Who's Tommy (Oct 12, 1993 - Jan 29, 1995)
    • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalOriginal
    Chess (Jan 09, 1990 - May 13, 1990)
    • New Choreography by Wayne Cilento
    MusicalDramaOriginal
    Chance & Chemistry (Oct 26, 2009 - Oct 26, 2009)
    • Additional Choreography by Wayne Cilento
    SpecialBenefitOriginal
    Happy Birthday, Mr. Abbott! (Jun 22, 1987 - Jun 22, 1987)
    • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Performer]
    SpecialBenefitOriginal
    V.I.P. Night on Broadway (Apr 22, 1979 - Apr 22, 1979)
    • Starring: Wayne Cilento [American Dance Machine performer]
    SpecialBenefitOriginal
  • AWARDS

    Tony Award®

     

    Best Choreography

    2005 | Nominee  | Sweet Charity
    Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
     

    Best Choreography

    2004 | Nominee  | Wicked
    Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
     

    Best Choreography

    1997 | Nominee  | Dream
    Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
     

    Best Choreography

    Choreographed by Wayne Cilento

    Best Choreography

    1993 | Winner  | The Who's Tommy
    Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
     

    Best Choreography

    1984 | Nominee  | Baby
    Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
     

    Best Featured Actor in a Musical

    1978 | Nominee  | Dancin'
    Performer: Wayne Cilento

    Drama Desk Award

    Outstanding Choreography

    1993 | Winner  | The Who's Tommy
    Choreographed by Wayne Cilento

    Theatre World

    Special Award

    1976 | Recipient  | A Chorus Line
    Performer: Wayne Cilento (for Ensemble Performance)
Holler If Ya Hear Me (Jun 19, 2014 - Jul 20, 2014)
  • Musical Staging and Choreography by Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Sweet Charity (May 04, 2005 - Dec 31, 2005)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalComedyRevival
Wicked (Oct 30, 2003 - Present)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Aida (Mar 23, 2000 - Sep 05, 2004)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalDramaOriginal
Dream (Apr 03, 1997 - Jul 06, 1997)
  • Directed by Wayne Cilento
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalRevueOriginal
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Mar 23, 1995 - Jul 14, 1996)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalComedyRevival
The Who's Tommy (Apr 22, 1993 - Jun 17, 1995)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Big Deal (Apr 10, 1986 - Jun 08, 1986)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento [First Narrator]
MusicalDanceOriginal
Jerry's Girls (Dec 18, 1985 - Apr 20, 1986)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
  • Conceived by Wayne Cilento
MusicalRevueOriginal
Baby (Dec 04, 1983 - Jul 01, 1984)
  • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Jan 27, 1982 - Sep 04, 1983)
  • Originally choreographed at Ford's Theatre in the United States by Wayne Cilento
MusicalComedyOriginal
Perfectly Frank (Nov 30, 1980 - Dec 13, 1980)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Performer]
MusicalRevueOriginal
Dancin' (Mar 27, 1978 - Jun 27, 1982)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Performer, Singer]
MusicalRevueOriginal
The Act (Oct 29, 1977 - Jul 01, 1978)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento [One of The Boys]
  • Dance Captain: Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
A Chorus Line (Jul 25, 1975 - Apr 28, 1990)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Mike]
MusicalDramaOriginal
Rachael Lily Rosenbloom and Don't You Ever Forget It (Never Officially Opened - Dec 01, 1973)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Seesaw (Mar 18, 1973 - Dec 08, 1973)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Citizen of New York]
MusicalRomantic ComedyOriginal
Irene (Mar 13, 1973 - Sep 07, 1974)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento
    • Ninth Avenue Fella - Replacement
MusicalComedyRevival
Wicked - Munchkinland (Mar 07, 2009 - Present)
  • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Wicked - San Francisco (Jan 27, 2009 - Sep 05, 2010)
  • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
MusicalSit-DownOriginal
Wicked - Los Angeles (Feb 10, 2007 - Jan 11, 2009)
  • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
MusicalSit-DownOriginal
Sweet Charity (Sep 05, 2006 - Aug 12, 2007)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalComedyRevival
Wicked - Chicago (Jun 24, 2005 - Jan 25, 2009)
  • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
MusicalSit-DownOriginal
Wicked - Emerald City (Mar 09, 2005 - Mar 15, 2015)
  • Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Aida (Mar 27, 2001 - Aug 24, 2003)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalDramaOriginal
Copacabana (Jun 15, 2000 - May 20, 2001)
  • Musical Staging and Choreography by Wayne Cilento
MusicalComedyOriginal
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (May 28, 1996 - Jun 01, 1997)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalComedyRevival
The Who's Tommy (Oct 12, 1993 - Jan 29, 1995)
  • Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
MusicalOriginal
Chess (Jan 09, 1990 - May 13, 1990)
  • New Choreography by Wayne Cilento
MusicalDramaOriginal
Chance & Chemistry (Oct 26, 2009 - Oct 26, 2009)
  • Additional Choreography by Wayne Cilento
SpecialBenefitOriginal
Happy Birthday, Mr. Abbott! (Jun 22, 1987 - Jun 22, 1987)
  • Performer: Wayne Cilento [Performer]
SpecialBenefitOriginal
V.I.P. Night on Broadway (Apr 22, 1979 - Apr 22, 1979)
  • Starring: Wayne Cilento [American Dance Machine performer]
SpecialBenefitOriginal

Tony Award®

 

Best Choreography

2005 | Nominee  | Sweet Charity
Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
 

Best Choreography

2004 | Nominee  | Wicked
Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
 

Best Choreography

1997 | Nominee  | Dream
Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
 

Best Choreography

Choreographed by Wayne Cilento

Best Choreography

1993 | Winner  | The Who's Tommy
Choreographed by Wayne Cilento
 

Best Choreography

1984 | Nominee  | Baby
Musical Staging by Wayne Cilento
 

Best Featured Actor in a Musical

1978 | Nominee  | Dancin'
Performer: Wayne Cilento

Drama Desk Award

Outstanding Choreography

1993 | Winner  | The Who's Tommy
Choreographed by Wayne Cilento

Theatre World

Special Award

1976 | Recipient  | A Chorus Line
Performer: Wayne Cilento (for Ensemble Performance)

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