VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Confirms She's Coming Back to Broadway: 'There's Big News Coming!'
Kristin Chenoweth stopped by the Bravo Clubhouse last night and told host Andy Cohen that she's coming back to Broadway! When a musical theater fan called into the show to ask the actress which musical she would love to do on the Great White Way, she replied, "I think there's big news coming which I can't say yet, but someday I'd like to play 'Hello Dolly.'
Asked Cohen, 'There's big news coming, so that means you will be coming back to Broadway?". "Oh, yeah!" replied the star.'
Also, director Richard Jay-Alexander talks about what it's like working with both Chenoweth and Barbra Streisand - and how they compare.
Check out the appearance below!
Best known on-stage for creating the role of Glinda in the original Broadway production of Wicked, Kristin Chenoweth is one of Broadway's most celebrated stars. The actress lends her voice in the upcoming animated film, Rio 2 and will be appearing in concert at New York's Carnegie Hall on May 3rd.
Chenoweth's TV credits include The West Wing, Pushing Daisies and GCB. She has been a recurring guest star on Glee as April Rhodes and recently appeared on the show's milestone 100th episode.
Chenoweth has also garnered a multitude of awards, including Broadway's coveted Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (1999), and an Emmy Award for her role in Pushing Daisies in 2009. She most recently appeared on Broadway opposite Sean Hayes in the revival of Promises, Promises.
Chenoweth has also taken the stage off-Broadway in Love, Loss, and What I Wore, Stairway to Paradise, The Apple Tree, Candide, Earth Girls Are Easy, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, A New Brain, Strike Up the Band, Scapin, Box Office of the Damned, The Fantasticks and more.