Laura Osnes Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
November 19, 1985 (31)
Birth Place:
Burnsville, MN
Gender: Female
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Laura Osnes Biography

Date of Birth: November 19, 1985 (31)
Birth Place: Burnsville, MN
Gender: Female

Laura Osnes appeared in Frank Wildhorn's Bonnie And Clyde on Broadway after creating the role in the world premiere at La Jolla Playhouse (San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Award- Outstanding Lead Female Performance In A Musical) and reprising the role at the Asolo Repertory Theatre.

She recently starred as Nellie Forbush in Lincoln Center Theatre's Production of South Pacific and made her Broadway debut as Sandy in the most recent Broadway revival of Grease, having won the role and the hearts of America on NBC's reality competition "Grease: You're The One That I Want."

Laura has performed regionally at the Kennedy Center as Kim McAfee in Broadway: Three Generations.

Other favorite regional credits include Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice, Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz, Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin, and the title role in Peter Pan.

She recently filmed the HBO pilot The Miraculous Year, written by John Logan and directed by Kathryn Bigelow and performed in Sondheim: The Birthday Concert at Avery Fisher Hall which will be released on DVD this fall.

Laura Osnes Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Laura Osnes, The Threepenny Opera
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Laura Osnes, Cinderella
 
Drama League Awards - 2013 - Distinguished Performance Award
Laura Osnes, Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Laura Osnes, Cinderella
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Laura Osnes, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Laura Osnes, Bonnie & Clyde
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Laura Osnes, Anything Goes
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Laura Osnes, Anything Goes