American actress and singer well-known for appearing on Broadway shows and winning multiple accolades Ali Stroker’s net worth is $1 Million.
Stroker uses a wheelchair for her movements on stage. She became the first performer who uses a wheelchair on the Broadway stage. She even got nominated and won Tony Award.
Originally, Alyson Mackenzie Stroker, Ali Stroker was born on the 16th of June 1987 in Ridgewood, New Jersey, United States.
She was raised in New Jersey along with her older brother Jake and younger sister Tory. Her father, Jim Stroker, was a High school basketball coach and motivational speaker, and her mother was Jody Schleicher.
Ali Stroker got into a car accident which caused spinal cord injury and paralyzed her from the chest down.
She was only two years of age at that time.
Since then, she is unable to walk and hence uses a wheelchair for mobility.
Stroker said that many of her identities as a child revolved around the fact that she was in a wheelchair because of that car crash.
Becoming a performer helped to liberate her, she said, giving her a new identity.
She went to Ridgewood High School, where she was also a senior class president and starred in school musicals.
After completing high school, she attended New York University Tisch Drama Department and obtained a degree in Fine Arts in 2009.
Ali also became the first actress who uses a wheelchair to earn a degree from New York University.
She was enticed by acting when she saw her first Broadway show and then decided to become an actress at the age of seven.
Stroker also attended the Summer Musical Theater Conservatory program in New Jersey, playhouse Millburn.
|Birth/Full Name||Alyson Mackenzie Stroker|
|Celebrated Name||Ali Stroker|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Profession||American Actress, Singer, and Philanthropist|
|Birth Date||June 16th, 1987|
|Birth Place||Ridgewood, New Jersey, Unites States|
|Father’s Name||Jim Stroker|
|Mother’s Name||Jody Schleicher|
|Siblings||Jake Stroker (Brother), Tory Stroker (Sister)|
|Age||36 years old|
|Weight||140 lbs. (63 kg)|
|Height||5 Feet 6 Inches (1.68 m)|
|Education||University of New York, Tisch Drama Department|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Fast Food|
|Favorite Color||Black and White|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter|
|Official Website||Ali Stroker|
|Years Active||2011 – Present|
|Last Update||December, 2023|
Ali Stroker Net Worth and income
American singer and actress Ali Stroker has an estimated net worth of $1 Million.
Appearing in numerous Broadway shows, television shows, and movies have been pretty profitable to the actress.
And we believe that the net worth of the star will continue to go up in the future.
Since the actress is married to the actor David Perlow combined, the couple is worth more than $10 Million.
The pay scale of Broadway actors depends upon the location and time for the act on the show. On average Broadway, actors make more in San Francisco in comparison to the US average.
The estimated pay for the actors in Broadway is $1 37,346 on average. But in San Francisco, the pay can go way up to $2 07,134.
Likewise, in terms of television series, If they are a regular cast member but a minor character, it could be anywhere from $20,000 to $35,000 per episode.
Moreover, Stroker has a theater company with her boyfriend David Perlow called Tag Theater Co.
Ali Stroker House
Unfortunately, there is no information about the house, cars, and watches of the star.
However, she’s seen uploading pictures of herself in a custom wheelchair.
In one of the posts, she even said that the wheelchair is everything to her, and it makes her feels like not less than a Bentley car.
Apart from that, Ali needs a special vehicle with an elevator to lift her and her wheelchair just to get into the car.
Ali Stroker Lifestyle and Vacations
Self-described crafter Used to make a lot of DIYs back in the days. She likes to craft stuff in her free time. As a child, Stroker and her siblings used to paint the shells and sell them.
To keep her voice sharp during the lockdown, she trained with a nine-year-old over Skype.
During summer, she loves kayaking.
As seen on her official Twitter account, the Broadway star has been on several sweet vacations, where she has posted her holidays in Canada and other exotic locations.
Similarly, she has also been to South Africa.
Being a differently-abled person herself, she is an advocate of disability. She is really into Charity works. She is currently actively engaged in 11 charitable foundations and supports over 13 causes.
Ali Stroker has supported the following charities.
|American Heart Association
|Breast Cancer Research Foundation
|Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights AIDS
|Feed the Children
|Human Rights Campaign
|March of Dimes
|Marriage Equality USA
|Susan G. Komen for the Cure
|The Heart Truth
|True Colors Fund
|United Cerebral Palsy
Besides these charitable foundations, she likes to align herself with The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
Likewise, Tony award winner supports numerous causes such as
Adoption, Fostering, AIDS & HIV, Cancer, Abuse, Orphans, Civil Rights, Children, Relief, Gender Equality, Disaster, Health, LGBT Support, Hunger, Poverty, etc.
Similarly, Ali is an establishing associate of an anti-bullying campaign and Be More Heroic. The anti-bullying campaign tours the country, joining hundreds of scholars every year.
She has visited South Africa three times where she held theater classes and workshops for victims of HIV and AIDS in association with ARTS InsideOut.
Ali Stroker has been a co-chair of women who care, which supports United Cerebral Palsy.
Movies, Investments, Endorsements & Book Publications
The Ridgewood-born theater star has 17 credits as an actress and three credits as a soundtrack. Started from theater and making her way to the top of mainstream movies and television shows, Ali has won the Tony Award for featured the actress musical.
Ali has appeared in numerous movies and television shows over the course of her career. She is best known for Christmas Eve After, Lethal Weapon, City Boyz, and Blue Bloods.
The career of the star skyrocketed after her appearance on the Glee television series.
Ali made her debut in 2011 in I was a mermaid. It was a short appearance, but that’s where she got her start.
Her other projects include Broadway Musical.
Similarly, Ali has also appeared and performed in Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon with Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma cast. Ali performed her big number, “I Can’t Say No, below!”
Ali has an undisclosed amount invested in the theater company Tag Theater Co.
In 2020 Ali Stroker was chosen to be the brand ambassador for the Aerie REAl Role Model family.
Aerie Real was launched in 2014 as a campaign by aerie. The campaign featured models showing their beauty marks and tattoos and models of different shapes and sizes and skin complexion.
Ali Stroker was also featured in Rachel Antonoff’s show during New York Fashion Week.
Likewise, Stroker has been on the cover page of numerous magazines such as Diverseability.
In 2021 Broadway stars came up with the book Chance to Fly. She partnered with author Stacy Davidowitz and released the book.
The book is about a 14 years old who happens to be a Broadway fan also uses a wheelchair. It has a 4.21 rating out of five by GoodReads.
Tony’s award-winner acting career began with a short movie; I was a mermaid and a pop star in 2011.
In 2012 after an audition for The Glee Project, she was on the series for 12 episodes. With the success of The Glee Project, she was offered a guest role in Glee as well.
Likewise, she also appeared in the film cotton. The film is also known as “Everyday Miracles.”
Similarly, Stroker appeared in the 2014 and 2015 MTV series faking it. In 2015 Stroker created the role of Anna in the Deaf West Theater revival of spring awakening.
The show began in Los Angeles, where she said it was on such a small scale. She was earning just $60 a night, but the production eventually moved to broadway, and stroker came along, fulfilling her lifelong dream.
Stroker was cast on ABC’s show ten days in the valley in 2017.
Ali is currently working on her next project Hamlet.
Besides Broadway shows, movies, and television shows, Ali has given solo performances at Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, and Lincoln Center in New York City.
“Turning Your Limitations into Your Opportunities.”
“A lot of my life, people have focused on what I cannot do. But I have lived my entire life looking at the things I can do.”
Facts about Ali Stroker
Ali Stroker holds a national record in wheelchair racing.
Ali has been in a wheelchair since she was 2 years old and paralyzed chest down due to a car accident.
Stroker is the first actress to win a prestigious Tony Award for musical Broadway despite her disability.
She is bisexual.
She and her boyfriend run an organization to create opportunities for actors with disabilities.
Ali was nominated for the Barrymore award for the show at Philadelphia Theatre Company.
Is Ali Stroker in a relationship?
Stroker has been in a relationship with David Perlow since 2015. Before David, she dated Dani Shay from Glee. They were often referred to as Danali.
When did Ali Stroker start acting?
Ali began performing when she was just 7 years of age.