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Aaron Tveit: Broadway‘s Rising Star

Full Name Aaron Kyle Tveit
Age 39
Birthday October 21, 1983
Born United States
Relationship In a relationship
Height 6′ 0′′
Net Worth $1.5M

Aaron Tveit is an award-winning American stage and screen actor known for his expressive voice and magnetic stage presence. With starring roles in hit Broadway shows like "Wicked", "Catch Me If You Can", and "Moulin Rouge!", Tveit has established himself as one of the brightest young talents in musical theater. He recently won the 2020 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his passionate performance as Christian in "Moulin Rouge! The Musical", for which he also received a Grammy nomination.

Early Life and Background

Born on October 21, 1983 in Middletown, New York, Aaron Kyle Tveit demonstrated artistic talents and interests from a very young age. He was involved in community theater, took piano and violin lessons, and participated in school choirs. Tveit has described his childhood home environment as a loving, supportive one that encouraged him to pursue performing.

After graduating from Middletown High School in 2001, Tveit attended Ithaca College, majoring in vocal performance. He honed his singing, dancing, and acting skills in Ithaca‘s rigorous theater program while also landing professional gigs like the national tour of "Rent" in his sophomore year. Tveit‘s natural charisma and vocal abilities were evident even as a student.

Broadway Beginnings

In 2004, Tveit made his Broadway debut…

Aaron Tveit Timeline

2001 – Graduates high school and enrolls at Ithaca College

2004 – Makes Broadway debut in Hairspray

2005 – Originates role of Fiyero in Wicked

2009 – Stars in Next to Normal; plays Frank Abagnale Jr. in national tour of Catch Me If You Can

2012 – Plays Enjolras in Les Miserables film

2016 – Stars as Danny Zuko in Grease: Live TV musical

2019 – Wins Tony Award for starring role in Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Why We Love Aaron Tveit

As a longtime Aaron Tveit fan, here are just some of the reasons I‘m so drawn to this multi-talented performer:

  • His smooth, golden vocals make every song soar
  • He completely transforms into every character he plays
  • Tveit radiates charisma and old-school charm a la Dick Van Dyke
  • His acting choices are nuanced and gripping
  • Aaron looks like he‘s having the time of his life onstage! His joy is infectious.
  • He elevates any production with his stellar pipes and stage presence

5 Interesting Facts About Aaron Tveit

  1. Tveit can tap dance AND sing upside down, as demonstrated in his "Red and Black" number in the Les Mis film.
  2. He‘s a huge fan of baseball, especially the New York Yankees.
  3. Aaron is left-handed but plays guitar right-handed.
  4. His first car in high school was a 1992 Buick Park Avenue.
  5. Tveit has said his celebrity crush is Jennifer Garner.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is Aaron Tveit‘s birthday?

Aaron Tveit was born on October 21, 1983. He is currently 39 years old.

What is Aaron Tveit‘s net worth?

Aaron Tveit‘s net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million.

How tall is Aaron Tveit?

Aaron Tveit is 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m) tall.

Is Aaron Tveit married?

No, Aaron Tveit is not currently married…