During the span of his diverse career, Rob Evan has performed in seven leading roles on the New York stage, including the original Broadway cast of Jekyll & Hyde, playing the title roles for three years and over 1,000 performances worldwide.
He also appeared on Broadway as Jean Valjean in Les Miserables, Kerchak in Disney’s Tarzan, The Dentist in Little Shop of Horrors, and Count von Krolock in Jim Steinman’s Dance of the Vampires. Off-Broadway, Rob created the roles of The Dancin’ Kid in Johnny Guitar and the hero Miles Hendon in Neil Berg's The Prince and the Pauper.
As a vocalist and recording artist, Rob is a member of the multi-platinum-selling rock band, the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. He can be heard on TSO's The Lost Christmas Eve and their latest release, Nightcastle, which debuted at #5 on Billboard's Top 100. Rob has toured Europe and the US with TSO as Beethoven in their rock opera, Beethoven's Last Night. Rob has opened for and performed with Sir Elton John, Trisha Yearwood, Linda Eder, Phil Collins, REM, Bonnie Tyler, John Cougar Mellencamp, Joe Walsh, Usher, and Michael Crawford, among others.
In concert, Rob has been a featured soloist for many leading symphonies, including recent appearances in San Francisco, Atlanta, and Chicago. He conceived, co-created (with Maestro Randall C. Fleischer) and stars in ROCKTOPIA, a new classical/classic rock fusion concert event that is currently touring worldwide. See Rob with the Cape Symphony February 17 and 18 in Broadway Rocks!