Joshua Henry

Joshua Henry joined the cast of the Broadway Restaging of Waitress the Musical as Dr. Pomatter on 29 November 2021, becoming the first person of colour to play the role anywhere in the world.

Joshua is a Tony Award nominated actor, for Violet, Carousel and The Scottsboro Boys.

Selected Previous Credits


  • Carousel
  • Shuffle Along
  • Violet
  • Bring It On: The Musical
  • The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess
  • The Scottsboro Boys
  • American Idiot
  • In The Heights


  • The Wrong Man
  • The Wiz


  • Hamilton, Tour
NameJoshua Anthony Charlton Henry
Born2 September 1984
FromManitoba, Canada
TrainedUniversity of Miami
RoleDr. Pomatter Broadway Restaging