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Carter Calvert

 
Bio:
Calvert is best known for originating her role in the Tony®- nominated Broadway musical It Ain’t Nothin’ But The Blues alongside Grammy® winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter. She is featured on the cast recording and starred in the show’s national tour. Other tours include the title role ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Calvert is best known for originating her role in the Tony®- nominated Broadway musical It Ain’t Nothin’ But The Blues alongside Grammy® winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter. She is featured on the cast recording and starred in the show’s national tour. Other tours include the title role ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2014
Performer
  [New York]
World Premiere, 2004
Jeannie
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Lucy/Woman (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals Tonight! Concert, 2002
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1999
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1997
Frieda (Act One)
Betty (Act Two)

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2014
Performer

  [New York]
World Premiere, 2004
Jeannie

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2003
Lucy/Woman (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals Tonight! Concert, 2002
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1999
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Performer

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1997
Frieda (Act One)

Betty (Act Two)

Carter Calvert Biography

Calvert is best known for originating her role in the Tony®- nominated Broadway musical It Ain’t Nothin’ But The Blues alongside Grammy® winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter. She is featured on the cast recording and starred in the show’s national tour.

Other tours include the title role in Always Patsy Cline opposite (Emmy Award winner) Sally Struthers, the starring role of Grizabella in the Broadway national touring company of Cats, the European tour of Smokey Joe’s Café and an international tour of Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway. Favorite roles include Eva Peron in Evita and Annie in Annie Get Your Gun.

As a recording artist, Carter Calvert and the Roger Cohen Trio debuted at number 13 on the CMJ jazz charts (beating out Paul McCartney!). Her latest CD, It’s A Man’s World, is climbing the charts receiving rave reviews and extensive radio play.




Carter Calvert News

Lively McCabe Entertainment Acquires Broadway Theater Workshops Photo Lively McCabe Entertainment Acquires Broadway Theater Workshops
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2022

Lively McCabe Entertainment, whose stage hits include the “most-produced play in the country” Clue (currently playing at the Paper Mill Playhouse) and its sibling Cluedo (currently touring the UK), Punk Rock Girl by Joe Iconis (currently playing at The Argyle Theatre), and more, has acquired Broadway Theater Workshops (BTW).

Lively McCabe Entertainment Acquires Broadway Theater Workshops Photo Lively McCabe Entertainment Acquires Broadway Theater Workshops
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 14, 2022

Lively McCabe Entertainment, the global theatrical production company based in Ridgewood, NJ has acquired Broadway Theater Workshops. In residence at the Inserra Theater at Saint Joseph Regional High School (40 Chestnut Ridge Road Montvale, New Jersey), Broadway Theater Workshops is a year-round training company working with children in grades 3-12 in developing their performance skills.

Lively McCabe Entertainment Acquires Broadway Theater Workshops Photo Lively McCabe Entertainment Acquires Broadway Theater Workshops
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022

Lively McCabe Entertainment has announced that it has acquired Broadway Theater Workshops (BTW). 

Penguin Rep Theatre Announces Fall Lineup Photo Penguin Rep Theatre Announces Fall Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2021

Celebrate the reopening of Broadway-without leaving your own backyard-with The Penguin Rep Theatre. The Penguin Rep Theatre has announced their Fall 2021 lineup of musical events, returning to the live stage at the Penguin Rep Theatre, 7 Crickettown Road, in Stony Point, New York.

Carter Calvert Returns to Bucks County Playhouse With WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT Photo Carter Calvert Returns to Bucks County Playhouse With WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2021

Carter Calvert will return to New Hope with her one-woman salute to Cline. Entitled, “Walkin’ After Midnight: A Patsy Cline Tribute,” Calvert will be backed by the Roger Cohen Band and will perform 10 shows from October 14 – 24

Carter Calvert to Perform One-Woman Show WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT at Bucks County Playh Photo Carter Calvert to Perform One-Woman Show WALKIN' AFTER MIDNIGHT at Bucks County Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021

Carter Calvert will return to New Hope with her one-woman salute to Cline. Entitled, “Walkin’ After Midnight: A Patsy Cline Tribute,” Calvert will be backed by the Roger Cohen Band and will perform 10 shows from October 14 – 24.

LIVE FROM SKYLIGHT RUN Celebrates One-Year Anniversary With Carole Demas And Friends Photo LIVE FROM SKYLIGHT RUN Celebrates One-Year Anniversary With Carole Demas And Friends
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 2, 2021

It's time to celebrate, as LIVE FROM SKYLIGHT RUN turns one-year-old with a special concert by founder Carole Demas.

Ogunquit Playhouse Goes Full Diva With Carter Calvert Photo Ogunquit Playhouse Goes Full Diva With Carter Calvert
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2021

The Playhouse Patio Cabaret Series wraps up its 2021 season by welcoming back the inimitable Carter Calvert. Sprinkled with “making it in the biz” stories and rollicking behind-the-scenes anecdotes, her award-winning vocal talents deliver a musical tribute to the divalicious ladies of music in a show entitled Viva La Diva. Floating effortlessly between Broadway, Pop, American Songbook, R&B, and Country, Carter delights audiences with the legendary songs of Patsy Cline, Judy Garland, Carole King, Barbra Streisand, Peggy Lee, and more!

Penguin Rep Theatre Moves ONE STEP CLOSER To Resuming Regular Programming Photo Penguin Rep Theatre Moves ONE STEP CLOSER To Resuming Regular Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2021

Penguin Rep Theatre will welcome artists, staff, and audiences back inside its theatre - a repurposed 1880s hay barn located at 7 Crickettown Road in Stony Point, New York - for its 'One Step Closer' concert series. Thanks to an anonymous donor, the ragtime concert scheduled for Saturday, August 14th at 7 p.m. featuring Terry Waldo and his Gotham City Band, will be free.

Penguin Rep Theatre Will Return With Outdoor Summer Music Festival Photo Penguin Rep Theatre Will Return With Outdoor Summer Music Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2021

Penguin Rep Theatre presents 'Barnside Live @ 5!', an outdoor summer music festival taking place on the lawn adjacent to its historic Stony Point theatre located at 7 Crickettown Road. 

Carter Calvert Videos

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Carter Calvert and Sally Struthers in NC Theatre's ALWAYS... PATSY CLINE
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2017

Emmy Award-winning actress, Sally Struthers, returns to the role of 'Louise Seger' in North Carolina Theatre's production of Always...Patsy Cline. Carter Calvert (Broadway: It Ain't Nothin' But the Blues) stars in the title role.  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at highlights of the show below!

BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's ALWAYS...PATSY CLINE
by Jeffrey Kare - Jan 19, 2017

North Carolina Theatre will be presenting Always...Patsy Cline from January 20th-29th at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater. I recently got to speak with the two stars of this production Carter Calvert and Two-Time Emmy Winner Sally Struthers.

STAGE TUBE: Preview THE JUNGLE FUN ROOM, Playing New World Stages 7/31
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2012

Brian Hampton's award-winning play, The Jungle Fun Room, will be presented July 31st at 7:30pm at New World Stages, Stage 2 (340 West 50th Street) for one-night-only to benefit the Long Island Bulldog Rescue, a non-profit organization whose mission is to help English Bulldogs through education, prevention, intervention, and adoption throughout the northeast and eastern Canada. Check out a promo for the show in the video below!

BWW TV: Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway in Concert
by Craig Brockman - May 3, 2009

On April 30th, Times Square Hard Rock Cafe welcomed 'Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway' with the purpose to raise money for World Hunger. The cast of performers included Rob Evan (Jekyll and Hyde), Rita Harvey (Phantom of the Opera), Steve Blanchard (Beauty and the Beast), Carter Calvert (Ain't Nothin' But the Blues), Danny Zolli (Jesus Christ Superstar) and Gerard Canonico (Spring Awakening) and many more! BroadwayWorld.com is pleased to bring you interviews and highlights from this special concert!


Carter Calvert Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Carter Calvert been in?
Carter Calvert has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Carter Calvert been in?
Carter Calvert has not appeared in the West End