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Betsy Aidem BIO

Prayer for the French Republic, All The Way, Beautiful, Nikolai and the Others, Road, The Metal Children, Mary Rose, Celebration, Final Follies, Stone Cold Dead Serious, A Lie of the Mind, Steel Magnolias, Balm in Gilead. Regional: A.R.T., Huntington, Long Wharf, George Street, Williamstown, Portland Stage, Westport. TV: “Inside Amy Schumer,” “Law & Order: SVU,” “Bull,” “Madame Secretary,” “The Americans.” Film: Margaret, Irrational Man, The Greatest Showman. Awards: Obie Sustained Excellence of Performance, Richard Seff 2022, BWW Award, Drama Desk Ensemble. Nominations: Lucille Lortel, Outer Critics Circle, Irne. Directing: A Doll’s House, Part 2.

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Betsy Aidem STAGE CREDITS

[Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Original Broadway Production, 2024
Marcelle

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Emilia

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Lady Bird Johnson

[Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2011
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
2008
Elise

[Off-Broadway]
2007
Mrs. Moreland

[Off-Broadway]
2005
Julie

[Off-Broadway]
2004
Phyllis

[Off-Broadway]
2001
Nancy Roy

[Off-Broadway]
2000
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
1994
Teible

[Off-Broadway]
1993
Georgeanne

[Off-Broadway]
1989
Nellie Bess Powers Clark

[Off-Broadway]
1988
Carol

[Off-Broadway]
1987
Shelby

[Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1985
Sally [Replacement]

[Off-Broadway]
1985
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
1984
Kay


Betsy Aidem Movies

A Little Sex
[ 1982 ] Pserby
See You in the Morning
[ 1989 ] Larry's Sister-in-Law
Nine Months
[ 1995 ] Gail's Nurse
Music of the Heart
[ 1999 ] Mrs. Lamb
You Can Count on Me
[ 2000 ] Minister
Maze
[ 2000 ] Lydia
Far from Heaven
[ 2002 ] Pool Mother
People I Know
[ 2002 ] Talia Greene
Confess
[ 2005 ] Julia Bradford
Winter Passing
[ 2005 ] Nurse
Motherhood
[ 2009 ] Jordan's Mom
The Bleeding House
[ 2011 ] Marilyn
Mr. Popper's Penguins
[ 2011 ] Tavern Hostess
The Oranges
[ 2011 ] Anne Allen
Margaret
[ 2011 ] Abigail
Arbitrage
[ 2012 ] Vogler's Secretary
James White
[ 2015 ] Woman #2
Irrational Man
[ 2015 ] Jill's Mother
Detours
[ 2016 ] Darlene
Larchmont
[ 2016 ] Anne Burch
The Sounding
[ 2017 ] Police Chief Phyllis
The Greatest Showman
[ 2017 ] Mrs. Carlyle
The Show About the Show
[ 2017 ] University Administrator #1
A Vigilante
[ 2018 ] Andrea Shaund

Betsy Aidem TV Shows

Bull
Margaret 'Maggie' Haldane, Gwen Kinsey
Law & Order
Pauline Brecker, Kay Brant, Sharon Kirk
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Dr. Sloane, Mrs. Brecker

Betsy Aidem Awards and Nominations

Drama League Awards - 2024 - Distinguished Performance

Betsy Aidem, Prayer for the French Republic

Tony Awards - 2024 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play

Betsy Aidem, Prayer for the French Republic

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Actress in a Play

Betsy Aidem, Prayer for the French Republic


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Obie Awards - 2007 - Sustained Excellence of Performance

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Obie Awards - 2007 - Sustained Excellence of Performance

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Video: How Broadway's 'Late Bloomer', Betsy Aidem, Became a Tony Nominee

In this video, Tony nominee Betsy Aidem chats about her journey to Broadway, why Prayer for the French Republic means so much to her, and so much more.
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2024 Tony Award nominee Betsy Aidem will join her fellow cast members Francis Benhamou, Ari Brand, and Ethan Haberfield on Tuesday, May 21 at 7pm at the 14th Street Y for a conversation about the 2024 Tony Award nominated Best Play, Prayer for the French Republic.
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Betsy Aidem Joins Broadway At 14Y: PRAYER FOR THE FRENCH REPUBLIC Event

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Betsy Aidem FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Betsy Aidem been in?

Betsy Aidem has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Betsy Aidem been in?

Betsy Aidem has not appeared in the West End.

What awards has Betsy Aidem been nominated for?

Betsy Aidem has been nominated for several awards, including Distinguished Performance at the Drama League Awards, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play at the Tony Awards, and Outstanding Actress in a Play at the Outer Critics Circle Awards, all for her role in "Prayer for the French Republic." She has also received nominations for Sustained Excellence of Performance at the Obie Awards.

What awards has Betsy Aidem won?

Betsy Aidem has won the Sustained Excellence of Performance award at the Obie Awards.

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