Joshua Henry is an American actor and singer who took part in the Vassar production The Hamilton Mixtape as King George III.


He is best known for his performance as Haywood Patterson in Kander and Ebb's 2010 musical The Scottsboro Boys and was nominated for a Tony Award. Through his career, he has worked with such performers as Jennifer Hudson, Corbin Bleu, and Lin-Manuel Miranda.

He portrays the lead role of Aaron Burr in the Chicago Production of Hamilton that began performances in late September 2016, until later he joined the U.S (Angelica) Tour later in March 2017 with the same role.

Awards and NominationsEdit

  • 2007 ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus (WON)
  • 2007 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance (WON)
  • 2011 Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical
  • 2014 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical


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