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Barrett Wilbert Weed

 
Bio:
Barrett Wilbert Weed is an American actress and singer. She is best known for originating the roles of Veronica Sawyer in the Off-Broadway production of Heathers: The Musical and Janis Sarkisian in the Broadway production of Mean Girls. Weed made her Broadway debut in the 2011 Broadway production of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Barrett Wilbert Weed is an American actress and singer. She is best known for originating the roles of Veronica Sawyer in the Off-Broadway production of Heathers: The Musical and Janis Sarkisian in the Broadway production of Mean Girls. Weed made her Broadway debut in the 2011 Broadway production of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Janis Sarkisian
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
National Theatre World Premiere, 2017
Janis Sarkisian
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2014
Denise
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2014
Veronica
  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Nadia
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer (Understudy)

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Janis Sarkisian

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
National Theatre World Premiere, 2017
Janis Sarkisian

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2014
Denise

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2014
Veronica

  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Nadia

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Performer (Understudy)

Barrett Wilbert Weed Biography

Barrett Wilbert Weed is an American actress and singer. She is best known for originating the roles of Veronica Sawyer in the Off-Broadway production of Heathers: The Musical and Janis Sarkisian in the Broadway production of Mean Girls. Weed made her Broadway debut in the 2011 Broadway production of Lysistrata Jones.

Other theatre credits include Bare: A Pop Opera, Zoe Murphy in a reading of Dear Evan Hansen in 2014, FOUND the musical, Sally Bowles in the Signature Theatre production of Cabaret,

Weed can currently be seen portraying the role of Lizzy in the Epix television series, Bridge and Tunnel.

Barrett Wilbert Weed Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Barrett Wilbert Weed, Heathers: The Musical
 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical
Barrett Wilbert Weed, Heathers: The Musical

Barrett Wilbert Weed News

Student Blog: Was No One Going to Tell Me Broadway Artists Covered These Songs? Photo Student Blog: Was No One Going to Tell Me Broadway Artists Covered These Songs?
by Student Blogger: Alexandra Lang - Dec 20, 2021

Every once in a while, the two music worlds collide. A Broadway singer covers a song from your favorite artist, and it kinda feels like your school friends are meeting your camp friends: weird and amazing in equal measure. 

Barrett Wilbert Weed Stars in and Executive Produces New Digital Series SWIPE MONSTER Photo Barrett Wilbert Weed Stars in and Executive Produces New Digital Series SWIPE MONSTER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021

BARRETT WILBERT WEED - who most recently appeared on television in Season 1 of Edward Burn‚Äôs EPIX series ‚ÄúBridge and Tunnel, ‚Äúand on Broadway in Tina Fey‚Äôs ‚ÄúMean Girls,‚ÄĚ stars in the upcoming short form series SWIPE MONSTER, written by Oren Brimer and Phoebe Bottoms, and Directed by Brimer.

Where Are They Now? Catch Up on the Careers of the Original Cast of MEAN GIRLS Photo Where Are They Now? Catch Up on the Careers of the Original Cast of MEAN GIRLS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2021

In our new series, 'Where Are They Now?' we're taking a look back at some of our favorite original Broadway casts, and catching up with their careers! Next up, the original cast of Mean Girls!

VIDEO: Hear the Original Opening Number From WAITRESS 'Down at the Diner' Photo VIDEO: Hear the Original Opening Number From WAITRESS 'Down at the Diner'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021

American Repertory Theater has released footage of ‚ÄúDown at the Diner‚ÄĚ from the December 2014 workshop of¬†Waitress. This original opening number was subsequently cut and replaced with ‚ÄúOpening Up.‚ÄĚ

Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Keala Settle, Kristin Cheno Photo Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Keala Settle, Kristin Chenoweth, Natalie Weiss & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021

Check out this week's top ten TikToks, featuring Keala Settle, Kristin Chenoweth, Natalie Weiss, Laura Bell Bundy, Mariah Rose Faith and more!

VIDEO: Eva Noblezada Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! Photo VIDEO: Eva Noblezada Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 7, 2021

Watch as Richard chats with Broadway favorite Eva Noblezada, who will soon join Seth Rudetsky for two very special concerts on Sunday, March 7 (3pm and 8pm).

LaChanze, Celia Rose Gooding, Peter Gallagher, Kathryn Gallagher & More Join MY FIRST Photo LaChanze, Celia Rose Gooding, Peter Gallagher, Kathryn Gallagher & More Join MY FIRST SHOW 'Dynamic Duos' Episodes
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2021

Eva Price (Oklahoma!, Jagged Little Pill) has announced a month’s worth of Dynamic Duo episodes on her podcast “My First Show'. In addition to the shows highlighting two guests with a fun relationship, the Dynamic Duos episodes also feature a unique twist, all the guests are either Tony winners or Tony nominees! 

BRIDGE AND TUNNEL Episode 3 Airs on Epix Feb. 7 Photo BRIDGE AND TUNNEL Episode 3 Airs on Epix Feb. 7
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 2, 2021

After breaking up with Jill, Jimmy finds inspiration in a different style of photography, while Artie is dreading Jimmy’s departure for Alaska. Meanwhile, Stacey suspects Mikey may have eyes for Tammy, while Jill battles her overbearing mother Lana.  

VIDEO: Chita Rivera, Barrett Wilbert Weed & More Featured in 9th Episode of THE SIGNA Photo VIDEO: Chita Rivera, Barrett Wilbert Weed & More Featured in 9th Episode of THE SIGNATURE SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2021

Signature Theatre has released the ninth episode of The Signature Show, a free half-hour digital experience featuring performances by acclaimed artists, interviews, celebration of new musical voices and memories of Signature’s past and a glimpse into its future.

BWW Flashback: Relive MEAN GIRLS' Totally Fetch Life on Broadway and Beyond Photo BWW Flashback: Relive MEAN GIRLS' Totally Fetch Life on Broadway and Beyond
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 8, 2021

Another causality of the current pandemic.  The Broadway production of Mean Girls has just announced that it will not reopen as a result of the continued industry-wide shut down due the pandemic.

Barrett Wilbert Weed Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BRIDGE AND TUNNEL on EPIX VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BRIDGE AND TUNNEL on EPIX
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2020

Written, directed and produced by Edward Burns (Saving Private Ryan, Public Morals), this dramedy series set in 1980 revolves around a group of recent college grads setting out to pursue their dreams in Manhattan while still clinging to the familiarity of their working-class Long Island home town.

Broadway Rewind: BARE Returns with Taylor Trensch, Barrett Wilbert Weed & More! VideoBroadway Rewind: BARE Returns with Taylor Trensch, Barrett Wilbert Weed & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 12, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012 for the off-Broadway revival of Bare. Featuring music by Damon Intrabartolo and book & lyrics by Jon Hartmere, the revival was directed by Stafford Arima, choreographed by Travis Wall  and starred Jason Hite, Taylor Trensch, Elizabeth Judd, with Gerard Canonico, Jerold E. Solomon, Barrett Wilbert Weed and Missi Pyle. 

Broadway Rewind: HEATHERS Gets Ready for a Beautiful Freakin' Run Off-Broadway VideoBroadway Rewind: HEATHERS Gets Ready for a Beautiful Freakin' Run Off-Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 11, 2020

Today we rewind to 2014, when Heathers was getting ready to premiere off-Broadway.  Heathers features music, lyrics and book by Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy, and is based on the 1988 film of the same name written by Daniel Waters.

Video Flashback: Watch a Clip From Atlantic Theater Company's World Premiere Musical  VideoVideo Flashback: Watch a Clip From Atlantic Theater Company's World Premiere Musical FOUND From 2014
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2020

In 2014, Atlantic Theater Company presented the world premiere of the musical Found. The musical starred Nick Blaemire, Barrett Wilbert Weed, and more. The company is now flashing back with a clip from the production, featuring cast members singing 'Stay Weird.'

VIDEO: Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed Sing 'Maybe This Time' From Signature Theatre's CAB VideoVIDEO: Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed Sing 'Maybe This Time' From Signature Theatre's CABARET
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2020

Signature Theatre is taking us through their past productions! Today they posted a clip of Barrett Wilbert Weed singing Maybe This Time fro their production of Cabaret.

VIDEO: Barrett Wilbert Weed, Wesley Taylor, and More in New Kander & Ebb Themed SIGNA VideoVIDEO: Barrett Wilbert Weed, Wesley Taylor, and More in New Kander & Ebb Themed SIGNATURE STRONG LIVE! Video
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2020

In this new Signature Strong Live! video, Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner chats with some of the stars who appeared in many of Signature's critically acclaimed Kander & Ebb productions.

VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Performs for the CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade VideoVIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Performs for the CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade
by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2019

Erika Henningsen, Barrett Wilbert Weed, Grey Henson and the company of Mean Girls perform a?oeWhere Do You Belong?a?? from the August Wilson Theatre for the CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade. Watch below!

#TBT: Celebrate MEAN GIRLS Day With A Look Back at Opening Night! Video#TBT: Celebrate MEAN GIRLS Day With A Look Back at Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 3, 2019

Today is a massive deal: it's October 3rd, aka Mean Girls Day! To celebrate the grool holiday, we're heading to North Shore High to look back at opening night of Mean Girls at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre. Check out the video to see Erika Henningsen, Taylor Louderman, and more do this thing!

VIDEO: Taylor Louderman Sings a Medley of MEAN GIRLS, KINKY BOOTS, BRING IT ON, and M VideoVIDEO: Taylor Louderman Sings a Medley of MEAN GIRLS, KINKY BOOTS, BRING IT ON, and More!
by Stage Tube - Jun 3, 2019

Taylor Louderman recently performed a medley of songs from her career, arranged by music director Benjamin Rauhala (at the piano) entitled 'The #SlayLizLou Medley,' based on Rauhala's nickname for Louderman.

VIDEO: New MEAN GIRLS Cast Members And Original Faves Get Fetch In Latest Footage! VideoVIDEO: New MEAN GIRLS Cast Members And Original Faves Get Fetch In Latest Footage!
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2019

This spring, Mean Girls on Broadway welcomed a new set of adult women in Tony Award-nominee Jennifer Simard and a brand new number two for Regina George, Krystina Alabado, who has stepped into the fabulous shoes of Gretchen Weiners.


Barrett Wilbert Weed Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Barrett Wilbert Weed been in?
Barrett Wilbert Weed has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Barrett Wilbert Weed been in?
Barrett Wilbert Weed has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Barrett Wilbert Weed been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Heathers: The Musical and Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical (The Lortels) for Heathers: The Musical .