Jay is excited to be making his debut appearance at the Westport Country Playhouse. In 2022, Jay was a contestant on ABC’s “American Idol” and was the first-ever contestant to receive a Platinum Ticket (awarded to the top contestant in each of the 3 cities where “American Idol” held auditions). During the season, Jay appeared on over 30 episodes and finished Top 7. Stage credits: Hairspray (Seaweed), Jesus Christ Superstar (Judas), opening act for Patti LaBelle in Concert 2022. Thanks to the creative team and casting for offering this opportunity. Instagram and TikTok: theejaycopeland. Management: The SquarePeg Group, Inc.