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Caitlin Kinnunen

 
Bio:
Caitlin Kinnunen is best known for her Tony-nominated role as Emma in The Prom. Other credits include The Bridges of Madison County (Carolyn), Spring Awakening (Thea). National tour: Next to Normal (Natalie u/s). Regional: Alliance Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Weston Playhouse and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Caitlin Kinnunen is best known for her Tony-nominated role as Emma in The Prom. Other credits include The Bridges of Madison County (Carolyn), Spring Awakening (Thea). National tour: Next to Normal (Natalie u/s). Regional: Alliance Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Weston Playhouse and ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Production, 2020
Ursula
  [Immersive]
Quintessence of Dust Theatre Company Immersive Production, 2019
Medium Alison
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Emma
  [Off-Broadway]
All-Female Staged Reading, 2018
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere Production, 2016
Emma
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Carolyn Johnson
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2010
Natalie (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2006
Thea [Replacement]

Caitlin Kinnunen Biography

Caitlin Kinnunen is best known for her Tony-nominated role as Emma in The Prom. Other credits include The Bridges of Madison County (Carolyn), Spring Awakening (Thea). National tour: Next to Normal (Natalie u/s). Regional: Alliance Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Weston Playhouse and Sundance Institute. Film/TV: The Intern, It√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Kind of a Funny Story, We Need to Talk About Kevin, "Younger," "American Vandal," "The Knick" and "Law & Order: SVU."

Caitlin Kinnunen Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Caitlin Kinnunen, The Prom

Caitlin Kinnunen News

Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse on Photo Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse on Park Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 5, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 5th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse on Park's PI Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards; Playhouse on Park's PIPPIN Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Chilina Kennedy, Ryan Silverman & More to Lead A SIGN OF THE TIMES Developmental Read Photo Chilina Kennedy, Ryan Silverman & More to Lead A SIGN OF THE TIMES Developmental Readings
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2022

A Sign of the Times, a new musical featuring the songs of Petula Clark and multiple hit-makers of the 1960s, is set to have a developmental reading October 24-28, 2022. The new musical has made several script revisions and now features a book by Lindsey Hope Perlman (Cassandra Complex), based on an original story by Richard Robin.

New Jersey High School Will Allow THE PROM Musical To Go On After Social Media Outcry Photo New Jersey High School Will Allow THE PROM Musical To Go On After Social Media Outcry
by Team BWW - Oct 14, 2022

A New Jersey High School administration has backed down since allegedly moving to cancel their production of The Prom following 'community concern.' Word of the initial cancellation came after securing the rights, paying for materials, and announcing it as their spring musical, according to Rebecca Altschul, an alumnus of Cedar Grove High School.

LISTEN: Tony Nominee Kate Baldwin Talks 42 STREET & More on WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Po Photo LISTEN: Tony Nominee Kate Baldwin Talks 42 STREET & More on WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 10, 2022

Kate Baldwin (Big Fish, Hello Dolly!) is currently performing the role of Dorothy Brock in 42nd Street at Goodspeed Opera House in Connecticut and sat down with Patrick Oliver Jones, her fellow co-star in the production and host of the award-winning Why I'll Never Make It podcast. Listen here!

LISTEN: Carmen Cusack, Jerry Mitchell & Kathryn Allison Share Audition Stories On WHY Photo LISTEN: Carmen Cusack, Jerry Mitchell & Kathryn Allison Share Audition Stories On WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

The annual Audition Stories episode is back as Why I'll Never Make It host Patrick Oliver Jones (First Wives Club) has former guests share their own experiences in the audition room and on self-tapes...the good, the bad, and the hysterical. Listen here!

Interview: Will Nunziata, Desi Oakley of THE LIGHT EFFECT at The Green Room 42 Photo Interview: Will Nunziata, Desi Oakley of THE LIGHT EFFECT at The Green Room 42
by Michael Walters - Jun 25, 2022

A new musical makes its debut in cabaret and concert at The Green Room 42.

10 Videos To Tempt Us To See Desi Oakley's THE LIGHT EFFECT at The Green Room 42 on J Photo 10 Videos To Tempt Us To See Desi Oakley's THE LIGHT EFFECT at The Green Room 42 on June 30th
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 24, 2022

Actress Desi Oakley has written the book, music and lyrics for a new musical and she is ready to put some of it in front of an audience. To help Desi celebrate this first outing, Broadway World is playing around on YouTube.

Review: Caitlin Kinnunen and Isabelle McCalla Share Pride and Authenticity With BABE! Photo Review: Caitlin Kinnunen and Isabelle McCalla Share Pride and Authenticity With BABE! at The Green Room 42 By Photojournalist Thomas Salus
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 19, 2022

The OG stars of THE PROM have a duo show playing at The Green Room 42 for Pride and it has all the feels.

Caitlin Kinnunen & Isabelle McCalla and More Announced for 2022 Pride Week Line-Up at Photo Caitlin Kinnunen & Isabelle McCalla and More Announced for 2022 Pride Week Line-Up at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their 2022 Pride Week line-up for in-person performances.  As previously announced, The Green Room 42 has launched $5 tickets in celebration of their 5th Anniversary: five $5 tickets will be available for every show through February 14, 2023.

Caitlin Kinnunen Videos

BWW Exclusive: Kristin's Korner with Special Guest Joe Barros! Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Kristin's Korner with Special Guest Joe Barros!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 18, 2021

In Kristin's Korner, join Kristin Huffman (Broadway: 'Company' as Sarah- flute, sax and piccolo) as she interviews directors, teachers, real estate agents, casting directors, producers, tax consultants, lawyers, actors, and more professionals who will discuss changes and challenges in the entertainment business.

Broadway Rewind: Fall Into Scenes from THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY in 2014 Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: Fall Into Scenes from THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY in 2014

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 14, 2020

Today we rewind to 2014, when The Bridges of Madison County was preparing for Broadway. The musical, written by Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman, played for 100 performances at the Gerald Schoennfeld Theatre. 

Behind the Rainbow Flag: Caitlin Kinnunen Shares Her Coming Out Story and Gives Advic Videoplay
Behind the Rainbow Flag: Caitlin Kinnunen Shares Her Coming Out Story and Gives Advice to LGBTQ+ People Struggling to Come Out

by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2020

In an exclusive video, Caitlin Kinnunen shared her story of coming out, and provided advice to other LGBTQ+ people who are struggling to come out.

Broadway Rewind: THE PROM Dances Its Way to Broadway in 2018 Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: THE PROM Dances Its Way to Broadway in 2018

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 5, 2020

Today we rewind to 2018 when The Prom opened on Broadway. The Prom, directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, played for 309 performances at the Longacre Theatre.

BWW TV Exclusive: Caitlin Kinnunen Belts Out Her Favorite Under-Rated Musical on It's Videoplay
BWW TV Exclusive: Caitlin Kinnunen Belts Out Her Favorite Under-Rated Musical on It's the Day of the Show Y'all!

by Spencer Glass - Feb 13, 2020

In today's very special episode, Spencer is joined by Broadway favorite Caitlin Kinnunen to give us a history lesson on one of her favorite under-rated musicals- The Spitfire Grill. Watch below as she tells us all about the show and performs 'The Colors of Paradise' with Spencer. This episode features videography by Matt Marlinski, with Michael Liepper on piano.

Exclusive: Joshua Colley Sings 'She Used to Be Mine' At Feinstein's/54 Below Videoplay
Exclusive: Joshua Colley Sings 'She Used to Be Mine' At Feinstein's/54 Below

by Stage Tube - Jan 30, 2020

It's time to head to the diner for a look at Joshua Colley performing Waitress's show-stopping song 'She Used to Be Mine' at Feinstein's/54 Below as part of 'Tuesdays at 54... with Robbie Rozelle!' accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano. Check out the video to see the Newsies and Les Miserables star perform this iconic number!

Exclusive: Eden Espinosa Sings Holding to the Ground at Tuesdays at 54 Videoplay
Exclusive: Eden Espinosa Sings Holding to the Ground at Tuesdays at 54

by Stage Tube - Jan 22, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video from this week's Tuesdays at 54 Below, created and hosted by Robbie Rozelle! In the clip, watch as Eden Espinosa sings 'Holding to the Ground' from Falsettos, accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano.

Exclusive: Melissa Errico Sings Randy Newman at 54 Below Videoplay
Exclusive: Melissa Errico Sings Randy Newman at 54 Below

by Alan Henry - Jan 15, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video from this week's Tuesdays at 54 Below, created and hosted by Robbie Rozelle! In the clip, watch as Melissa Errico sings a Randy Newman medley, accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano.

Exclusive: Kate Baldwin Sings 'Back To Before' at Tuesday at 54 Below Videoplay
Exclusive: Kate Baldwin Sings 'Back To Before' at Tuesday at 54 Below

by Alan Henry - Jan 9, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video from this week's Tuesdays at 54 Below, created and hosted by Robbie Rozelle! In the clip, watch as Kate Baldwin sings a stunning rendition of 'Back to Before' from Ragtime, accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano.

BWW TV: Look Back at THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY To Celebrate World Photo Day! Videoplay
BWW TV: Look Back at THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY To Celebrate World Photo Day!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2019

We're taking a look at the world inside a frame to celebrate World Photo Day with a look back at the Tony-winning musical The Bridges of Madison County, which focused on Francesca Johnson's relationship with a National Geographic photographer when he arrives in Iowa. Get a peek inside the show's Broadway rehearsals as stars Kelli O'Hara and Steven Pasquale perform the show's song 'One Second and a Million Miles' with the video below!


Caitlin Kinnunen Frequently Asked Questions

What is Caitlin Kinnunen next theatre project?
Caitlin Kinnunen's next show will be Bye Bye Birdie which opens on 1/1/9999 on Washington, DC (Regional).

How many Broadway shows has Caitlin Kinnunen been in?
Caitlin Kinnunen has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Caitlin Kinnunen been in?
Caitlin Kinnunen has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Caitlin Kinnunen been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Prom .


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