Bruce Sabath is a New York-based actor, working in theatre, film, TV and commercials. He played Larry in the 2006-07 Tony-winning revival of Stephen Sondheim’s Company (recorded for PBS Great Performances, and available on DVD). In July 2018, he originated the role of Leyzer Volf (while understudying Tevye) in the historic, hit production of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, first at the Jewish Heritage Museum in New York’s Battery Park, and subsequently in the commercial production at Stage 42 on 42nd Street. Bruce recently preformed in New York in the Off-Broadway musical, Cagney at the Westside Theatre (and at the York Theatre), Stephen Sondheim’s Follies (Astoria Performing Arts Center) and the award-winning revival of Michael John LaChiusa’s Hello Again. Sabath’s regional credits include Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along, directed by John Doyle at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, his portrayal of Richard Nixon in the Southeast premier of Frost/Nixon at the Caldwell Theatre in Boca Raton, and his favorite role, Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof at Stages – St. Louis. Sabath has appeared on-screen in The Blacklist (NBC), Elementary (CBS), Limitless (CBS), The Onion News Network and Onion Sports Dome and The Rewrite, a romantic comedy starring Hugh Grant and Marisa Tomei.
Hailing from Rochester, New York, Bruce had a completely different career – in finance and corporate strategy – before becoming an actor. To hear more about how he made the unconventional leap from Wall Street to Shubert Alley, check out “Who is Bruce?” on this site.