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Amy Powers

 
Bio:
Favorite roles include "Kitty" in Drowsy Chaperone, "Lucy" in Jekyll and Hyde, "Baker's Wife" in Into the Woods, "Doatsy Mae" in Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and "Marty" in Grease. Amy has been honored with 9 AriZoni Award nominations (and 3 wins) and has been blessed with opportunities to sing ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Favorite roles include "Kitty" in Drowsy Chaperone, "Lucy" in Jekyll and Hyde, "Baker's Wife" in Into the Woods, "Doatsy Mae" in Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and "Marty" in Grease. Amy has been honored with 9 AriZoni Award nominations (and 3 wins) and has been blessed with opportunities to sing ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lyrics

Writing

Co-lyricist
Lyrics
Bookwriter/Lyricist
Lyricist

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Amy Powers and J. Todd Harris Photo

Amy Powers and J. Todd Harris

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04/01/2014
Amy Powers and J. Todd Harris Photo

Amy Powers and J. Todd Harris

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04/01/2014


Janine Smith, Charlie Jourdan, Amy Powers, Kathy Donald and Dominic Kidwell.

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12/17/2009


Dominic Kidwell, Kathy Donald, Charlie Jourdan, Janine Smith and Amy Powers.

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12/17/2009

 

Stage

Productions

Lyrics

Writing
Co-lyricist
Lyrics
Bookwriter/Lyricist
Lyricist

Amy Powers Biography

Favorite roles include "Kitty" in Drowsy Chaperone, "Lucy" in Jekyll and Hyde, "Baker's Wife" in Into the Woods, "Doatsy Mae" in Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and "Marty" in Grease. Amy has been honored with 9 AriZoni Award nominations (and 3 wins) and has been blessed with opportunities to sing the National Anthem for Arizona State University, the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Boston Red Sox . By day, she is a physical therapist working primarily with the geriatric population. Vocal credits include a Christian CD titled ‚ÄúGrace‚ÄĚ (available at itunes and amazon.com). TV credits include a regional commercial for Home Smart Realty and an episode of Beverly Hills 90210.




Amy Powers News

New York City Opera to Present The World Premiere Of THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS Photo New York City Opera to Present The World Premiere Of THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 19, 2021

This January, New York City Opera (under the direction of Michael Capasso, General Director) will produce its latest world premiere of a new American opera, Ricky Ian Gordon's THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS, a co-production with the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, Dominick Balletta, Executive Director).

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 2 - BEETLEJUICE Demos, First Song  Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of November 2 - BEETLEJUICE Demos, First Song From THE PROM, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2020

This week's list includes an album of demos from Beetlejuice the Musical, as well as the first single from the forthcoming film adaptation of The Prom. Plus, the first song from Andrew Lloyd Webber's production of Cinderella has been released.

Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael  Photo Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael Finley, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Jelani Alladin and Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee and J. Michael Finley, original Hamilton cast members, and more!

VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Photo VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
by Stage Tube - Jul 24, 2020

Quentin Garzón has released a new video in his Virtual Performance series, featuring himself and Ali Ewoldt singing 'Now' from Doctor Zhivago.

Photo Flash: Jacki Weaver, Drag Queens, and More Attend the World Premiere of STAGE M Photo Photo Flash: Jacki Weaver, Drag Queens, and More Attend the World Premiere of STAGE MOTHER at PSIFF
by Stephi Wild - Jan 5, 2020

Last night, the Palm Springs International Film Festival hosted the World Premiere of Stage Mother, a comedic drama starring Jacki Weaver, Lucy Lui and Adrian Grenier about a conservative church choir director who inherits a drag club in San Francisco from the son from whom she became estranged when he came out.

Photo Flash: Inside DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Hall Photo Photo Flash: Inside DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Hall
by Julie Musbach - Sep 9, 2019

Doctor Zhivago made its UK concert debut starring Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar) at Cadogan Hall, on 1 September, 2pm and 6.30pm. See photographs from the concert below!

Wake Up With BWW 9/3: Public Works' HERCULES Reviews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/3: Public Works' HERCULES Reviews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2019

Today's top stories: read the reviews for Public Works' Hercules, and more!

BWW Review: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, Cadogan Hall Photo BWW Review: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, Cadogan Hall
by Cindy Marcolina - Sep 2, 2019

Boris Pasternak's 1957 novel Doctor Zhivago won its author a Nobel Prize for Literature and later spawned a lengthy (and fairly sluggish) film directed by David Lean in 1965. It took 41 years for the original material to be turned into a musical. Written by Lucy Simon (score), Michael Weller (book), Michael Korie and Amy Powers (lyrics), it then debuted on Broadway in 2015 in a massive production led by Tam Mutu and Kelli Barrett, receiving a rather cold shoulders from critics.

BWW Interview: Ramin Karimloo & Celinde Schoenmaker Talk DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Ha Photo BWW Interview: Ramin Karimloo & Celinde Schoenmaker Talk DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Hall
by Fiona Scott - Aug 29, 2019

Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker have both played leading roles in Les Miserables and The Phantom of the Opera but never at the same time, until now. They now lead the cast of a concert version of Doctor Zhivago which will be performed at Cadogan Hall on 1 September. Ramin and Celinde spoke to BroadwayWorld about the show during their rehearsals.

Full Casting Announced For UK Concert Premiere Of DR ZHIVAGO, Starring Ramin Karimloo Photo Full Casting Announced For UK Concert Premiere Of DR ZHIVAGO, Starring Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2019

Lambert Jackson Productions today announce full casting for Dr Zhivago a?" The UK Concert Première. Joining the previously announced Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar) are Rhys Bailey (Young Yurii, Sasha), Maisey Bawden (Olya), Isabella Djuve-Wood (Young Lara), Emma De-Anne Edwards (Anna Gromeko), Darcy Jacobs (Young Tonia), Kelly Mathieson (Tonia Gromeko), Charlie McCullagh (Pasha Antipov, Strelnikov), Matthew Woodyatt (Viktor Komarovksy), and Trinity Laban Musical Theatre as the ensemble. The production takes place at Cadogan Hall, on Sunday 1 September, 2pm and 6.30pm.

Amy Powers Videos

VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO VideoVIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
by Stage Tube - Jul 24, 2020

Quentin Garzón has released a new video in his Virtual Performance series, featuring himself and Ali Ewoldt singing 'Now' from Doctor Zhivago.

VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker Preview DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Concert VideoVIDEO: Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker Preview DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Concert
by Stage Tube - Jul 28, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously announced, Doctor Zhivago will make its UK concert premiere this September. The concert will star Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar), with further casting to be announced, and will take place at Cadogan Hall, on 1 September, 2pm and 6.30pm. Karimloo and Schoenmaker recently gave a preview at The Theatre Cafe.

BWW TV Exclusive: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO's Tam Mutu and Lora Lee Gayer Sing 'Watch the Moon' for the Lunar Eclipse!
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2015

The cast of new musical DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, which opened on April 21st and closed on May 10th, 2015 at the Broadway Theatre, hit the recording studio this spring to prepare for the release of the show's original cast recording, which is now available via Broadway Records HERE. Below, check out an exclusive video of Tam Mutu and Lora Lee Gayer performing 'Watch The Moon' in honor of the Blood Moon/Lunar Eclipse last night.

BWW TV Exclusive: Go Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 18, 2015

The cast of new musical DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, which opened on April 21st and closed on May 10th, 2015 at the Broadway Theatre, hit the recording studio this spring to prepare for the release of the show's original cast recording, which is now available via Broadway Records HERE. Below, check out an exclusive inside look at the cast in the recording studio!

BWW Audio Exclusive: Listen to 'Ashes and Tears' from the DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Cast Recording!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 31, 2015

The cast of new musical DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, which opened on April 21st and closed on May 10th, 2015 at the Broadway Theatre, hit the recording studio this spring to prepare for the release of the show's original cast recording, out via Broadway Records today, July 31st. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive first listen of 'Ashes and Tears' from the album!

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO!
by TV - Red Carpets - Apr 22, 2015

Based on Boris Pasternak's Nobel Prize-winning 20th-century epic Russian masterpiece, Doctor Zhivago is directed by Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys), with a book by Michael Weller (Ragtime), music byLucy Simon (The Secret Garden), lyrics by Michael Korie (Grey Gardens) and Amy Powers (Ella Enchanted), and choreography by Kelly Devine (Rocky). The musical officially opened at the Broadway Theatre last night, April 21, 2015, and BroadwayWorld'S Richard Ridge was on the red carpet before the curtain went up, and below, you can check out interviews with Nikki M. James, Jarrod Spector, Omar Sharif Jr., Judith Light and more!

BWW TV: A Russian Romance- Chatting with the Cast of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO on Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 22, 2015

Based on Boris Pasternak's Nobel Prize-winning 20th-century epic Russian masterpiece, Doctor Zhivago is directed by Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys), with a book by Michael Weller (Ragtime), music byLucy Simon (The Secret Garden), lyrics by Michael Korie (Grey Gardens) and Amy Powers (Ella Enchanted), and choreography by Kelly Devine (Rocky). The musical officially opened at the Broadway Theatre last night, April 21, 2015, and BroadwayWorld was there for the big night. Check out interviews with the full gang after the curtain went down below!

BWW TV: First Look- Tam Mutu, Kelli Barrett, and More in DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 19, 2015

DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, based on Boris Pasternak's Nobel Prize-winning 20th-century epic Russian masterpiece, is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys), with a book by Academy Award nominee Michael Weller (Ragtime), music by two-time Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Lucy Simon (The Secret Garden), lyrics by Tony Award nominee Michael Korie(Grey Gardens) and Emmy Award nominee Amy Powers (Ella Enchanted), and choreography by Tony Award nominee Kelly Devine (Rocky). BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the production below!

STAGE TUBE: Seth Meyers Recounts His Parents' Trip to DOCTOR ZHIVAGO!
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2015

Directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff, the highly anticipated new Broadway musical Doctor Zhivago is currently in previews and will open on Tuesday, April 21 at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway). On Last night's episode of 'Late Night,' Seth Meyers told a hilarious story about his parents' recent trip to the show. Find out what went down below!

BWW TV: Behind the Scenes with the Stars of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO - Leading Lady Kelli Barrett!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 24, 2015

DOCTOR ZHIVAGO will begin performances on Friday, March 27, 2015, and open on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at 6:30pm, at the Broadway Theatre. Doctor Zhivago is directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff (Jersey Boys), with a book by Academy Award nominee Michael Weller(Ragtime), music by two-time Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Lucy Simon(The Secret Garden), lyrics by Tony Award nominee Michael Korie (Grey Gardens) and Emmy Award nominee Amy Powers (Ella Enchanted), and choreography by Tony Award nominee Kelly Devine (Rocky). Below, watch the next installment in a series of 'Meet the Actors' videos to learn more about leading lady Kelli Barrett!


Amy Powers Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Amy Powers written?
Amy Powers has written 3 shows including Lizzie Borden (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Zhivago (Lyricist), Doctor Zhivago (Lyrics).