River Alexander

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December 2, 1999 (age 12)
Years active
2009 - present

River Alexander is going to portray Flip on Gibby.

River Alexander began his professional acting career in 2010 with a production of Caroline, or Change. In this
production he appeared as Joe Thibodeaux.

Shortly after finishing Caroline, or Change, Alexander appeared as Lyncoya in the original Off Broadway production of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. Alexander and the rest of this cast recorded a Cast Album of the score.

Alexander then traveled to Seattle, Washington to appear as Schwartz in the 5th Avenue Theatre world premier production of a musical version of A Christmas Story. This cast also was used for the original cast Album of this production.

His next appearance was in a 2011 production of Oliver at the The Gallery Players Theatre.

Alexander has also appeared in two different film shorts, as well as appearing for minor roles for a single episode in two different television series.

River Alexander was on tour as "Tall/Posh Boy" in Billy Elliot The Musical from June 8-August 21, 2011.

Stage Credits

Date Production Role Theatre
October 2011 Dani Girl Marty New World Stages
June 8, 2011 - August 21, 2011 Billy Elliot the Musical Tall/Posh Boy National Tour
April 30 - May 22, 2011 Oliver! Oliver The Gallery Players Theatre
March 30 - April 3, 2011 The Who's Tommy Young Tommy Michael Schimmel Theatre
November 30 - December 19, 2010 A Christmas Story The Musical Schwartz 5th Avenue Theatre
March 23 - June 27, 2010 Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson Lyncoya The Public Theater
January 30 - February 21, 2010 Caroline, or Change Joe Thibodeaux The Gallery Players Theatre

Film Credits

Year Title Role
2012 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Boy in Park
2010 Winslow Takes the Cake (Short) Ethan
2009 Eggshell (Short) Jacob

Television Credits

Year Title Role Episode
2013 Sam and Cat Dilben NewGoat
2012 Person of Interest Young Elias Flesh and Blood
2012 2 Broke Girls Shmuley And the Kosher Cupcakes
2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Boy Locum
2010 Saturday Night Live Boy in Skit Jennifer Lopez
2010 The Wannabes Sweet Shop Boy 1.17
2009 The Electric Company Wordball game player The Wordball Is My Oyster

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