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Ann Arvia

 
Bio:
Broadway: Mary Poppins, Les Misérables (Madame Thénardier), Beauty and the Beast. Off-Broadway: Time and Again (Mrs. Carmody). National tours: Ragtime, Les Misérables. Regional: Gypsy (Rose), Ragtime (Mother), Rags (Rebecca), Happy End (Lillian), The Sound of Music (Mother Abbess), The King and I ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Mary Poppins, Les Misérables (Madame Thénardier), Beauty and the Beast. Off-Broadway: Time and Again (Mrs. Carmody). National tours: Ragtime, Les Misérables. Regional: Gypsy (Rose), Ragtime (Mother), Rags (Rebecca), Happy End (Lillian), The Sound of Music (Mother Abbess), The King and I ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Vineyard Original Off-Broadway Production, 2017
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Miss Lark
Ensemble
Bird Woman [Replacement]
Mrs. Brill (Understudy)
Queen Victoria (Understudy) [Replacement]
Miss Smythe (Understudy) [Replacement]
Miss Andrew (Understudy) [Replacement]
Bird Woman (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performers
  [New York]
Workshop, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Townsperson, Enchanted Object [Replacement]
Enchanted Object [Replacement]
Townsperson [Replacement]
Mrs. Potts (Understudy) [Replacement]
Madame de la Grande Bouche (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1987
Whore [Replacement]
Innkeeper's Wife [Replacement]
Madame Thénardier (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Chicago]
Chicago Revival, 1987
Performer

Ann Arvia Biography

Broadway: Mary Poppins, Les Misérables (Madame Thénardier), Beauty and the Beast. Off-Broadway: Time and Again (Mrs. Carmody). National tours: Ragtime, Les Misérables. Regional: Gypsy (Rose), Ragtime (Mother), Rags (Rebecca), Happy End (Lillian), The Sound of Music (Mother Abbess), The King and I (Lady Thiang),Phantom (Carlotta), Titanic (Alice Beane).




Ann Arvia News

Review: NATIVITY VARIATIONS is the Christmas Comedy You've Been Wishing For Photo Review: NATIVITY VARIATIONS is the Christmas Comedy You've Been Wishing For
by Kelsey Lawler - Nov 23, 2022

This is well-paced, laughter-filled, and heartwarming theater full of smart writing and charming characters. In short, 'The Nativity Variations' is the perfect gift for Milwaukee audiences this holiday season. 

Photos: First Look at THE NATIVITY VARIATIONS World Premiere at Milwaukee Rep Photo Photos: First Look at THE NATIVITY VARIATIONS World Premiere at Milwaukee Rep
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2022

Get a first look at Milwaukee Repertory's world premiere of The Nativity Variations, by Catherine Trieschmann, running November 16 ‚Äď December 11, 2022 in the Quadracci Powerhouse.

Ann Arvia, Adam LeFevre & More to Star in THE NATIVITY VARIATIONS World Premiere at M Photo Ann Arvia, Adam LeFevre & More to Star in THE NATIVITY VARIATIONS World Premiere at Milwaukee Repertory Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2022

Milwaukee Repertory Theater¬†will present the World Premiere of¬†The Nativity Variations¬†by¬†Catherine Trieschmann¬†(One House Over)¬†November 16 ‚Äď December 11, 2022¬†in the Quadracci Powerhouse.¬†

Photos: Inside Look at PlayMakers Repertory Company's A WRINKLE IN TIME Photo Photos: Inside Look at PlayMakers Repertory Company's A WRINKLE IN TIME
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 30, 2022

¬†PlayMakers Repertory Company proudly presents ‚ÄúA Wrinkle in Time,‚ÄĚ a theatrical adaptation of one of the most beloved novels of the 20th century. Directed by Shelley Butler in her PlayMakers debut, the production runs from March 30 to April 17, 2022.

Alabama Shakespeare Festival to Present MACBETH Photo Alabama Shakespeare Festival to Present MACBETH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2022

Benjamin Bonenfant joins ASF as the ambitious Macbeth, who commits regicide and usurps the throne of Scotland after three witches lead him to believe he is invincible. As with many of The Bard's stories, bloody battles and tragedy ensue.

Original Broadway Cast Members Of GREAT COMET, BRIGHT STAR, and More Lead Alabama Sha Photo Original Broadway Cast Members Of GREAT COMET, BRIGHT STAR, and More Lead Alabama Shakespeare's THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2018

Alabama Shakespeare Festival will present The Sound of Music beginning November 15, 2018, directed by ASF Artistic Director Rick Dildine. The Sound of Music features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, and book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse (suggested by "The Trapp Family Singers" by Maria Augusta Trapp.)

Alabama Shakespeare Festival To Present New Production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Photo Alabama Shakespeare Festival To Present New Production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2018

Alabama Shakespeare Festival will present a new production of The Sound of Music beginning November 15, 2018, directed by ASF Artistic Director Rick Dildine. The Sound of Music features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, and book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse (suggested by "The Trapp Family Singers" by Maria Augusta Trapp.)

Furnace Festival Presents Four Incendiary New Plays Photo Furnace Festival Presents Four Incendiary New Plays
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 25, 2018

he Center at West Park will present four workshops of new plays at the Furnace Festival this August. The Furnace Festival is a workshop for developing 'hot new plays, fresh from the oven.' These plays, which include Little Lives by Shara Feit, [Un]Earthed by Lavinia Roberts, Tokophobia by Jenny Bokoch Gillett, and And the Trees Fall Down by Viviana Prado-Nu√Īez, ask questions like 'What does it mean to create life?' and 'How do we prepare when the storm comes?'

G45 Productions Announces Casts And Line-Up For 2018 LIGHTBULB READING SERIES Photo G45 Productions Announces Casts And Line-Up For 2018 LIGHTBULB READING SERIES
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2018

G45 Productions is thrilled to announce the lineup and complete casting for their third annual Lightbulb Reading Series, beginning public performances Thursday, July 19th.

BWW Review: Arizona Theatre Company Presents THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK Photo BWW Review: Arizona Theatre Company Presents THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
by Herbert Paine - May 22, 2018

David Ira Goldstein, recently retired from his position as Arizona Theatre Company's artistic director, returns to put his distinctive signature on the play. The result is a sensitively drawn, powerfully commanding, and deeply unsettling portrait of a family in waiting for the inevitable, featuring a remarkable performance by Anna Lentz.

Ann Arvia Videos

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from John Kander & Greg Pierce's KID VICTORY at the Vineyard
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 17, 2017

Vineyard Theatre presents the New York premiere of Kid Victory, book and lyrics by Greg Pierce, music by John Kander with story by John Kander and Greg Pierce, and directed by Liesl Tommy. Kid Victory began previews on Wednesday, February 1 and will open on Wednesday, February 22 at the Vineyard Theatre (108 E. 15 St. in New York City). Get a first look at highlights from the production below!

BWW TV: New Trailer for Starry CAROUSEL at Arena Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 9, 2016

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Carousel, directed by Artistic Director Molly Smith, with music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Featuring Musical Direction by Paul Sportelli and Choreography by Parker Esse, Carousel runs now through December 24 in the iconic in-the-round Fichandler Stage. Click below to watch a brand-new trailer for the show!

BWW TV: Betsy Morgan and Nicholas Rodriguez Sing 'If I Loved You' and More in Rehearsal for CAROUSEL at Arena Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 19, 2016

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Carousel, directed by Artistic Director Molly Smith, with music by Richard Rodgers and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Featuring Musical Direction by Paul Sportelli and Choreography by Parker Esse, Carousel runs October 28-December 24 in the iconic in-the-round Fichandler Stage. BroadwayWorld has highlights of the company in rehearsal below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Goodspeed's THE MOST HAPPY FELLA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 15, 2013

Goodspeed Musicals transports audiences to beautiful Napa Valley with its production of Frank Loesser's The Most Happy Fella. This all-new production of the beloved musical that Goodspeed sent to Broadway in 1991 will run through December 1 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the production below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Bill Nolte, Mamie Parris & More in Highlights of Goodspeed's THE MOST HAPPY FELLA
by Stage Tube - Sep 27, 2013

Goodspeed Musicals will transport audiences to beautiful Napa Valley with its production of Frank Loesser's The Most Happy Fella. This all-new production of the beloved musical that Goodspeed sent to Broadway in 1991 will run from September 20 - December 1 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. The Most Happy Fella will be sponsored by Connecticut Light and Power. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights below!


Ann Arvia Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ann Arvia been in?
Ann Arvia has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Ann Arvia been in?
Ann Arvia has not appeared in the West End