Donna Reed alumnus on Broadway


Jarod Grimes
Jarod Grimes, 2001 Donna Reed Scholar

Jarod Grimes cast in Broadway revival of Funny Girl.

Jarod Grimes, a 2001 Donna Reed national scholarship recipient in dance,

will appear in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl in the role of Eddie Ryan. He recently starred in the Broadway production of A Soldier's Play.


Ramin Karimloo (Les Misérables and Anastasia) and Jane Lynch (Annie and Glee) will have starring roles, alongside Beanie Feldstein.


The revival, directed by Michael Mayer, is scheduled to begin performances at the August Wilson Theatre on March 26, 2022, ahead of an April 24 opening.