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Candy Buckley

 
Bio:
Candy Buckley has appeared in The Taming of the Shrew at The Delacorte. Broadway: Cabaret, After the Fall, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Scandalous, Ring Round the Moon. Off-Broadway: The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters, Shockheaded Peter, Valhalla, Wise Guys, Bernarda Alba, The Petrified Prince (Drama ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Candy Buckley has appeared in The Taming of the Shrew at The Delacorte. Broadway: Cabaret, After the Fall, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Scandalous, Ring Round the Moon. Off-Broadway: The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters, Shockheaded Peter, Valhalla, Wise Guys, Bernarda Alba, The Petrified Prince (Drama ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere at La Jolla Playhouse, 2018
Mammalia
  [Off-Broadway]
2016 Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2013
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Minnie Kennedy
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Clay
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Poncia
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Quentin's Mother
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Mrs. Meers [Replacement]
  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Mama Mizner
Mrs. Dupont
  [St. Paul, MN (Regional)]
World Premiere, 1999
Nurse
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1999
Lady India
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Fritzie (Kit Kat Girl) [Replacement]
Fraulein Kost [Replacement]
Fritzie [Replacement]

Photos

Sofia Jean Gomez, Louisa Jacobson , and Candy Buckley Photo

Sofia Jean Gomez, Louisa Jacobson , and Candy Buckley

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Date:
08/16/2019
Cornell Womack, Sofia Jean Gomez, Louisa Jacobson, and Candy Buckley Photo

Cornell Womack, Sofia Jean Gomez, Louisa Jacobson, and Candy Buckley

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Date:
08/16/2019
Artistic Director Molly Smith, Executive Producer Edgar Dobie, Producer Robert Ahrens Photo

Artistic Director Molly Smith, Executive Producer Edgar Dobie, Producer Robert Ahrens and Candy Buckley (White House Official)

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Date:
01/28/2019
Candy Buckley (White House Official) and Bront√ɬę England-Nelson (Inna Khodorkovsky) Photo

Candy Buckley (White House Official) and Bront√ɬę England-Nelson (Inna Khodorkovsky)

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Date:
01/28/2019
Candy Buckley (White House Official), Elliott Bales (Petukhov/Prison Guard),and Alex  Photo

Candy Buckley (White House Official), Elliott Bales (Petukhov/Prison Guard),and Alex Piper (Platon Lebedev/Master of the Universe/Armed Soldier)

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Date:
12/18/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere at La Jolla Playhouse, 2018
Mammalia

  [Off-Broadway]
2016 Shakespeare in the Park Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2013
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Minnie Kennedy

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Clay

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Poncia

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Quentin's Mother

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Mrs. Meers [Replacement]

  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Mama Mizner

Mrs. Dupont

  [St. Paul, MN (Regional)]
World Premiere, 1999
Nurse

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1999
Lady India

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Fritzie (Kit Kat Girl) [Replacement]

Fraulein Kost [Replacement]

Fritzie [Replacement]

Candy Buckley Biography

Candy Buckley has appeared in The Taming of the Shrew at The Delacorte. Broadway: Cabaret, After the Fall, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Scandalous, Ring Round the Moon. Off-Broadway: The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters, Shockheaded Peter, Valhalla, Wise Guys, Bernarda Alba, The Petrified Prince (Drama Desk Nom.). Recent regional: Company, Vanya + Sonia + Masha + Spike at The Old Globe, The Guthrie, and The Huntington. Four years company member American Repertory Theater (Hedda Gabler, Lady Macbeth, others); 11 years company member Dallas Theater Center (The Cherry Orchard, All the King's Men, others). TV: Blue Bloods, Treme, L&O: CI, Gossip Girl. Film: Bachelorette. Princess Grace Statue Award for Achievement in Theater.

Candy Buckley Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Candy Buckley, The Petrified Prince
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1988 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Production
Candy BuckleyAll the King's Men

Candy Buckley News

Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Cent Photo Deirdre O'Connell & More to Star in Sarah Ruhl's BECKY NURSE OF SALEM at Lincoln Center Theater This Fall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced its upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Becky Nurse of Salem will begin previews Thursday, October 27 and open on Thursday, November 21 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

BWW Review: ROMEO AND JULIET at The Old Globe Photo BWW Review: ROMEO AND JULIET at The Old Globe
by E.H. Reiter - Aug 21, 2019

ROMEO AND JULIET may be a classic, but thanks to the talented cast and creative staging the new production at The Old Globe this story has yet to grow old. Playing through September 15th this production will remind audiences of all the passion, pitfalls, and emotional mood swings of youth and first love

Photo Flash: First Look At ROMEO & JULIET At The Old Globe Photo Photo Flash: First Look At ROMEO & JULIET At The Old Globe
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2019

After his smash-hit Othello and record-breaking Hamlet, Barry Edelstein returns to the Shakespeare Festival to take on the greatest love story of all time.

Cast and Creatives Announced For ROMEO AND JULIET at The Old Globe Photo Cast and Creatives Announced For ROMEO AND JULIET at The Old Globe
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2019

As The Old Globe's 2019 Summer Shakespeare Festival continues, the theatre today announced the cast and creative team of the love-filled tragedy Romeo and Juliet. The Globe's Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein returns to direct the greatest love story of all time, after helming a smash-hit production of Othello and a sales-record-breaking production of Hamlet. Performances will run August 11 - September 15 outdoors under the stars in the Globe's Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Tickets start at $30.00 and are on sale to the general public now. Previews run August 11-16, with opening night on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.

Jelani Alladin, Hailey Kilgore in THE NOTEBOOK; Additional Casting Announced for Vass Photo Jelani Alladin, Hailey Kilgore in THE NOTEBOOK; Additional Casting Announced for Vassar Powerhouse Season
by Julie Musbach - Jun 13, 2019

Vassar & New York Stage and Film have announced the next wave of casting for the highly anticipated 35th Powerhouse Season in Poughkeepsie, NY, which starts next Thursday, June 20 and runs through Sunday, July 28.

Review Roundup: KLEPTOCRACY At Arena Stage Photo Review Roundup: KLEPTOCRACY At Arena Stage
by Alan Henry - Jan 31, 2019

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents the world premiere of Kenneth Lin's timely cautionary tale of capitalism run amok, Kleptocracy. Inspired by the power struggle between the richest of the Oligarchs and an ambitious Vladimir Putin after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Lin (House of Cards) explores U.S. - Russia relations then and now. Directed by Jackson Gay, and by special arrangement with Robert Ahrens, Mickey Liddell and Michael Mills, Kleptocracy runs January 18 - February 24, 2019 in the Kreeger Theater.

Photo Flash: KLEPTOCRACY Celebrates Opening Night at Arena Stage Photo Photo Flash: KLEPTOCRACY Celebrates Opening Night at Arena Stage
by Julie Musbach - Jan 28, 2019

Arena Stage recently celebrated opening night for the world premiere of Kenneth Lin's timely cautionary tale of capitalism run amok, Kleptocracy. Check out the photos below!

BWW Review: KLEPTOCRACY at ARENA STAGE Photo BWW Review: KLEPTOCRACY at ARENA STAGE
by Kelle Long - Jan 27, 2019

When I moved to Washington years ago, my friends would always ask me, 'Is DC just like House of Cards?' I was always regretful to disappoint them, but would have to reply, 'Well, we're not quite at the point of pushing people in front of trains without consequences, but…have you see Veep?'

BWW Interview: A Return 30 Years in the Making - KLEPTOCRACY's Candy Buckley Photo BWW Interview: A Return 30 Years in the Making - KLEPTOCRACY's Candy Buckley
by Benjamin Tomchik - Jan 13, 2019

For Buckley, Arena's production will not only mark Kleptocracy's world premiere, but the chance to return to, "One of the most prestigious repertory theaters in America."

Photo Flash: First Look At KLEPTOCRACY In Rehearsal At Arena Stage Photo Photo Flash: First Look At KLEPTOCRACY In Rehearsal At Arena Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 18, 2018

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents the world premiere of Kenneth Lin's timely cautionary tale of capitalism run amok, Kleptocracy. Inspired by the power struggle between the richest of the Oligarchs and an ambitious Vladimir Putin after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Lin (House of Cards) explores U.S. - Russia relations then and now. Directed by Jackson Gay, and by special arrangement with Robert Ahrens, Mickey Liddell and Michael Mills, Kleptocracy runs January 18 - February 24, 2019 in the Kreeger Theater.

Candy Buckley Videos

VIDEO: Kathie Lee Discusses SCANDALOUS Closing on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 6, 2012

Kathie Lee Gifford discussed the closing of her new Broadway musical SCANDALOUS on the Today show on NBC. 'So many of the brand new shows this fall really, really have struggled and are posting closings,' she lamented. 'Hurricane Sandy was just devastating to everyone in the tri-state area but Broadway was badly hit.' Check out more of Gifford's comments below.

BWW TV: Behind the Scenes for Opening Night of SCANDALOUS - Carolee Carmello, George Hearn, Kathie Lee Gifford and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 16, 2012

Featuring book and lyrics by Kathie Lee Gifford and music by David Pomeranz and David Friedman, Scandalousbegan performances at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre on October 13, 2012 and opened last night, Thursday, November 15. BroadwayWorld brings you coverage of SCANDALOUS' opening night - hear what the stars had to say below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of Carlolee Carmello, George Hearn and More in SCANDALOUS- Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 13, 2012

Featuring book and lyrics by Kathie Lee Gifford and music by David Pomeranz and David Friedman, Scandalous began performances at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre (250 W. 52nd St.) on October 13, 2012. Opening Night is set for Thursday, November 15 (6:30 p.m.). BroadwayWorld brings you just-released performance highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: SCANDALOUS' Roz Ryan Sings for Kathie Lee Gifford on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Nov 2, 2012

Featuring book and lyrics by Kathie Lee Gifford and music by David Pomeranz and David Friedman, SCANDALOUS began performances at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre (250 W. 52nd St.) on October 13, 2012, with opening Night set for November 15. In the video below, Roz Ryan gives Kathie Lee a special surprise at 'The Today Show' by singing 'Natural Woman.' Check out her performance below!

BWW TV: Carlolee Carmello, George Hearn, Kathie Lee Gifford Talk SCANDALOUS- Plus a Special Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 25, 2012

Featuring book and lyrics by Kathie Lee Gifford and music by David Pomeranz and David Friedman, SCANDALOUS begins performances at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre (250 W. 52nd St.) on Saturday, October 13, 2012. Opening Night is set for Thursday, November 15 (6:30 p.m.). Tickets are on sale now by visiting www.ScandalousOnBroadway.com. The cast gave a special performance preview yesterday, and BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge was there to chat with the whole gang. Check out what they had to say and watch 'Stand Up!,' 'A Girl's Gotta Do What a Girl's Gotta Do' and 'For Such a Time as This' below!

BWW TV: First Look at SCANDALOUS Cast Performing Live at BROADWAY ON BROADWAY!
by Robert Diamond - Sep 10, 2012

Kathie Lee Gifford hosted this year's Broadway on Broadway, Sunday, September 9th. The event kicked off the 2012-2013 Broadway season with star performances from new shows and long-running favorites, accompanied by a live 30-piece live orchestra directed by Alex Lacamoire. BroadwayWorld.com was on hand to film the exciting event. First up? SCANDALOUS.

BWW TV: SCANDALOUS' Carlolee Carmello, George Hearn, Kathie Lee Gifford and More Meet the Press!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 7, 2012

Featuring book and lyrics by Kathie Lee Gifford and music by David Pomeranz and David Friedman, SCANDALOUS begins performances at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre (250 W. 52nd St.) on Saturday, October 13, 2012. Opening Night is set for Thursday, November 15 (6:30 p.m.). Tickets are on sale now by visiting www.ScandalousOnBroadway.com. The cast and creative team met the press yesterday, September 5, and BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge was there to chat with the whole gang. Check out what they had to say below!

STAGE TUBE: Yale Rep Presents Bergman's AUTUMN SONATA - Trailer!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 19, 2011

YALE REPERTORY THEATRE (James Bundy, Artistic Director; Victoria Nolan, Managing Director) presents the U.S. premiere of Ingmar Bergman's AUTUMN SONATA, directed by Robert Woodruff, based on a literal translation by Wendy Weckwerth, at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street) April 15-May 7, 2011. Opening Night is Thursday, April 21.


Candy Buckley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Candy Buckley been in?
Candy Buckley has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Candy Buckley been in?
Candy Buckley has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Candy Buckley been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Petrified Prince and Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for All the King's Men .