benjamin lurye

"A wonderful singer of glorious proportions...
a showstopper"

Ben Lurye is an actor and singer who has appeared at theaters across the country, including the Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre, Theatre Under the Stars, Ford’s Theatre, Olney Theatre, Rep Stage, 1st Stage, Toby’s Dinner Theatre, UrbanArias, Bristol Riverside Theatre, Virginia Repertory Theatre, the Artistree Music Theatre Festival, Studio Theatre, Keegan Theatre, Adventure Theatre, and others. Ben has also appeared in concert with the National Symphony Orchestra, the Lawton Philharmonic, and The American Pops.

Also a musician and Music Director, Ben’s work ‘on the other side of the table’ has been seen at Constellation Theatre, Adventure Theatre, We Happy Few, the Capital Fringe Festival, and in numerous educational productions at Adventure Theatre, Imagination Stage, and DC-area high schools.

"Benjamin Lurye commands the stage when he lets loose with his bright, finely focused tenor"
The Baltimore Sun

Sweeney Todd | theater under the stars

NEWS

THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA

Ben played Fabrizio Naccarelli at Opera in the Heights.

 

Houston, TX
February 2023

THE LAST DAYS OF CLEOPATRA

Ben performed in an industry reading of Charles Barnett’s musical about the filming of Cleopatra with Elizabeth Taylor.

 

Dec 14 2023, NYC
Directed by Tom Caruso

SWEENEY TODD

Ben made his Theater Under the Stars debut as Adolfo Pirelli in his fifth production of Sweeney Todd.

October 2023
Houston, TX
Directed by Dan Knechtges

SWEENEY TODD

Ben returned to Signature Theatre to perform in the finale to the Season of Sondheim.

 

May – July 2023
Arlington, VA
Directed by Sarna Lapine
Music Directed by Jon Kalbfleisch

MARIAN

Ben played Giuseppe Boghetti, voice teacher of the legendary Marian Anderson, in an industry reading of the new musical MARIAN.

 

November 2022, NYC
Story by Elkin Antoniou G, Chelsea Marie Davis & Caleen Sinnette Jennings

Music by Chelsea Marie Davis & Victoria Theodore

Lyrics by Chelsea Marie Davis & Emily Ruth Hazel

Book by Caleen Sinnette Jennings & Elkin Antoniou G

Directed by Tamara Tunie

GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE DINOSAURS

Ben performed as everyone’s favorite Norwegian Dinosaur in the National Symphony Orchestra’s world premiere of GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE DINOSAURS!

May 2022
Music by Ben Folds
Story by and directed by Mo Willems

THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA

Ben played Fabrizio Naccarelli at Opera in the Heights.

Houston, TX
February 2023

"Benjamin Lurye as Freddy Eynsford-Hill is absolutely perfect.
I mean it."

dc metro theatre arts

my fair lady | Olney theatre Center

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"Fabrizio's last song, 'Love to Me', truly hits us in the heart"
Houston Press

The Light in the Piazza | Opera in the Heights

Contact

Ben is represented by Lohne / Graham Management.

Ben is local to
NYC
Washington DC/Baltimore
Jacksonville, FL
Salt Lake City, UT