Patti LuPone Biography

Date of Birth: April 21, 1949 (68)
Birth Place: Northport, NY, USA
Gender: Female

NY stage includes Shows for Days; Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle noms.); Gypsy (Tony, Drama Desk, OCC, Drama League awards); Sweeny Todd (Tony, Drama Desk, OCC noms.); Noises Off; Master Class; Anything Goes (Tony nom., Drama Desk Awards; The Robber Bridegroom (Tony nom.); David Mamet's The Anarchist, The Old Neighborhood, The Woods, Edmond, The Water Engine; The Seven Deadly Sins (NY City Ballet); Company, Candide and Sweeny Todd (NY Philharmonic); Pal Joey, Can-Can (City Center Encores!); Passion (Lincoln Center's American Songbook series).

Opera: The Ghosts of Versailles and The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (L.A. Opera; Grammy Award Winner for recordings of both productions); To Hell and Back (SF Philharmonic Baroque Orchestra); Regina (Kennedy Center).

Film: Cliffs of Freedom (upcoming); The Comedian; Parker; Union Square; City by the Sea; David Mamet's Heist and State and Main; Just Looking; Summer of Sam; Driving Miss Daisy; Witness.

TV includes "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend," "Penny Dreadful" (Critics Choice nom.), "Girls," "American Horror Story: Coven," "30 Rock," "Glee," "Frasier" (Emmy Award nom.), "Life Goes On."

A founding member of the Drama Division of The Juilliard School and John Houseman's The Acting Company, she is the author of the NY Times bestseller Patti LuPone: A Memoir.

Patti LuPone Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, War Paint
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, War Paint
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Patti LuPone, War Paint
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Wome
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Gypsy
 
Drama League Awards - 2008 - Distinguished Performance Award
Patti LuPone , Gypsy
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Gypsy
 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Gypsy
 
Drama League Awards - 2006 - Distinguished Achivement in Musical Theatre
Patti LuPone
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Sweeney Todd
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Sweeney Todd
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Patti LuPone, The Old Neighborhood
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Patti LuPone, The Old Neighborhood
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1996 - Best Solo Performance
Patti LuPone, Patti LuPone on Broadway
 
Tony Awards - 1988 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Anything Goes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1987 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Patti LuPone, Anything Goes
 
Olivier Awards - 1985 - Outstanding Performance of the Year by an Actress in a Musical
Patti Lupone, The Cradle Will Rock
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Evita
 
Tony Awards - 1980 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Patti LuPone, Evita
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1976 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Patti LuPone, The Robber Bridegroom
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Patti LuPone, The Robber Bridegroom