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Cathryn Wake

 
Bio:
Cathryn Wake is a New York-based actor, singer and multi-instrumentalist specializing in originating roles in new work. She made her Broadway debut in the original cast of NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 and just completed a successful Off-Broadway run in THE OTHER JOSH COHEN. Other ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Cathryn Wake is a New York-based actor, singer and multi-instrumentalist specializing in originating roles in new work. She made her Broadway debut in the original cast of NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 and just completed a successful Off-Broadway run in THE OTHER JOSH COHEN. Other ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Prospect Theater Company Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble
Clarinet
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2006
Luisa [Replacement]

Photos

George Abud, Jacque Wilke, Bill Buell, Cathryn Wake, and Orville Mendoza Photo

George Abud, Jacque Wilke, Bill Buell, Cathryn Wake, and Orville Mendoza

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Date:
11/23/2021
Bill Buell, Cathryn Wake, Orville Mendoza, Jacque Wilke, and George Abud  Photo

Bill Buell, Cathryn Wake, Orville Mendoza, Jacque Wilke, and George Abud

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Date:
11/23/2021
George Abud, Jacque Wilke, Orville Mendoza, Bill Buell, and Cathryn Wake Photo

George Abud, Jacque Wilke, Orville Mendoza, Bill Buell, and Cathryn Wake

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Date:
11/23/2021
George Abud, Orville Mendoza, Jacque Wilke, Bill Buell, and Cathryn Wake  Photo

George Abud, Orville Mendoza, Jacque Wilke, Bill Buell, and Cathryn Wake

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Date:
11/23/2021
Cathryn Wake and Lee Sellars  Photo

Cathryn Wake and Lee Sellars

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Date:
03/06/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Prospect Theater Company Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble

Clarinet

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2006
Luisa [Replacement]

Cathryn Wake Biography

Cathryn Wake is a New York-based actor, singer and multi-instrumentalist specializing in originating roles in new work. She made her Broadway debut in the original cast of¬†NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812¬†and just completed a successful Off-Broadway run in¬†THE OTHER JOSH COHEN.¬†Other Off-Broadway credits include Luisa in the¬†THE FANTASTICKS, the world's longest running musical, and originating the role of real-life female WWI veteran Louise LeBreton in¬†THE HELLO GIRLS¬†(World Premiere). Regionally, she was seen in¬†THE GLASS MENAGERIE¬†(Pittsburgh Public),¬†WELL-INTENTIONED WHITE PEOPLE¬†(Barrington Stage, World Premiere), THE SECOND GIRL¬†(Contemporary American Theatre Festival), LOCH NESS¬†(The Rev), THE OTHER JOSH COHEN¬†(Paper Mill Playhouse),¬†THE SEEDBED¬†(NJ Rep, World Premiere), ‚ĶPERCIVAL VON SCHMOOTZ (Adirondack Theatre Festival), AGENT 355 (Chautauqua Theatre Festival, World Premiere). TV: ‚ÄúMadam Secretary‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúGlee‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúUnbreakable Kimmy Schmidt‚ÄĚ (Featured Vocalist), ‚ÄúAmerica's Got Talent‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúThe Today Show‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúGood Morning America‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúThe 71st Annual Tony Awards‚ÄĚ. Cathryn also appears on two original cast albums where she is credited as both cast/vocalist and musician: The Great Comet Original Broadway Cast Recording and The Hello Girls Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording. She received her BFA from Pace University and received the Classical Acting Certificate from the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art. @CathrynWake




Cathryn Wake News

Wake Up With BWW 5/26: Gaten Matarazzo in DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/26: Gaten Matarazzo in DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More!
by - May 26, 2022

Today's top stories include Gaten Matarazzo, star of Stranger Things, who will return to Broadway this summer in Dear Evan Hansen! Plus, get a first look at the PBS Keeping Company With Sondheim documentary, check out rehearsal photos from the pre-Broadway run of The Karate Kid, and more!

Cast Announced for World Premiere of 53% OF as Part of Second Stage's Uptown Series Photo Cast Announced for World Premiere of 53% OF as Part of Second Stage's Uptown Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

Second Stage Theater has announced casting for the upcoming world premiere production of 53% OF. The production will feature ANNA CRIVELLI, EDEN MALYN, MARIANNA McCLELLAN, GRACE REX, CATHRYN WAKE, and AYANA WORKMAN.

Immersive Pro-Wrestling Rock Musical THE LAST MATCH to Hold Reading Photo Immersive Pro-Wrestling Rock Musical THE LAST MATCH to Hold Reading
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 5, 2022

Billed as a Pro-Wrestling Event, that happens to be an immersive Rock Musical, ‚ÄúThe Last Match‚ÄĚ tells the story of Ben Vengeance who has been professional wrestling's biggest star for years and tonight is his last match.

BWW Review: EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW at The Old Globe Photo BWW Review: EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW at The Old Globe
by E.H. Reiter - Nov 28, 2021

EBENEZER SCROOGE’S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW is the show for people that love the holidays but are looking for a more fizzy and fun take on a standard holiday classic.  This one-act gets a San Diego twist on Dicken’s classic story, playing through December 16th at The Old Glob

Photos: Check Out EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW Photo Photos: Check Out EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

It‚Äôs back! San Diego has another show in its Christmas stocking with this fast, funny, and highly theatrical reimagining of one of the most beloved holiday stories ever told. All the traditional elements of Dickens‚Äôs¬†A Christmas Carol¬†are intact‚ÄĒincluding the iconic ghosts of Christmases Past, Present, and Future‚ÄĒbut with a comic local twist.

BWW Interview: Bill Buell talks about bringing EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRIS Photo BWW Interview: Bill Buell talks about bringing EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW to life at The Old Globe
by E.H. Reiter - Nov 20, 2021

EBENEZER SCROOGE’S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW is back in town bringing a fast-paced, fun, and infused with local inspiration version of Dicken’s holiday tale to life.  Bill Buell who plays Scrooge talks about his history with the story, and the fun of bringing this reimagined story to the stage of The Old Globe through December 26th.

George Abud & More to Star in EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW Photo George Abud & More to Star in EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG SAN DIEGO CHRISTMAS SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2021

The six-week limited engagement of Ebenezer Scrooge’s BIG San Diego Christmas Show plays in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Globe’s Conrad Prebys Theatre Center, from November 19 to December 26, with the official opening night on Tuesday, November 23.

Cathryn Wake and Joel Waggoner Join Nancy Opel in Regional Theatre Premiere of THE SU Photo Cathryn Wake and Joel Waggoner Join Nancy Opel in Regional Theatre Premiere of THE SUFFRAGIST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2021

Exciting talent continues to join the cast of The Suffragist. Broadway veterans Cathryn Wake and Joel Waggoner bring years of experience in music, each with impressive Broadway credits - Wake (Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812) and Waggoner (School of Rock; Be More Chill).

VIDEO: Ellie Fishman, Chanel Karimkhani, Andrew Mayer & More From THE HELLO GIRLS Per Photo VIDEO: Ellie Fishman, Chanel Karimkhani, Andrew Mayer & More From THE HELLO GIRLS Perform in the FIRST COLORS Ceremony
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021

The live-broadcast event, the FIRST COLORS Ceremony, featured a special performance by the Off Broadway cast of THE HELLO GIRLS and took place in Washington, DC on Friday, April 16 at 10:00 a.m. EDT / 7:00 a.m. PDT. 

VIDEO: See Jay Armstrong Johnson & Jaygee Macapugay in the Opening Number From GOLDEN Photo VIDEO: See Jay Armstrong Johnson & Jaygee Macapugay in the Opening Number From GOLDEN ZOOM AWARDS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2021

Prospect Theater Company has announced the release of a video produced to kick off a unique virtual event: the Golden Zoom Awards. In the spirit of the Golden Globes, this light-hearted, once-in-a-lifetime, interactive ceremony celebrated 'a year of unintended brilliance in screen performances' on the Zoom platform.

Cathryn Wake Videos

VIDEO: The Cast of THE OTHER JOSH COHEN Performs and Discusses the Show at Google Tal VideoVIDEO: The Cast of THE OTHER JOSH COHEN Performs and Discusses the Show at Google Talks
by Stage Tube - Mar 2, 2019

The cast of off-Broadway hit musical The Other Josh Cohen recently appeared at Google Talks.

VIDEO: THE GREAT COMET Cast Celebrate Female Empowerment with PUSSY POWER
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Three "Great Comet" Broadway cast members - Cathryn Wake, Mary Page Nance, and Lauren Zakrin - created a music video for the original song "Pussy Power", featuring women and all-gendered allies celebrating female empowerment while reclaiming the word "pussy". Check out the video below!

VIDEO: Charmante! See the New Music Video for GREAT COMET's 'Charming'
by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2017

See the brand-new music video from the immersive Broadway musical Natasha, Pierre, & the Great Comet of 1812. Starring actress Amber Gray, who plays Helene in the show, the video features the show's most villainous anthem, 'Charming.'

VIDEO: Lucas Steele Gets Personal with BC/EFA Speech After 'GREAT COMET'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Lucas Steele took a moment after a performance of Broadway's NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 to give a touching speech encouraging donations to BC/EFA. See what he had to say below! 

VIDEO: GREAT COMET Releases Music Video for 'Sonya Alone'
by Stage Tube - Apr 7, 2017

See the brand-new music video for 'Sonya Alone' from the immersive Broadway musical Natasha, Pierre, & the Great Comet of 1812. Starring actress Brittain Ashford, who plays Sonya in the show, the video features one of the show's most tender moments as the actress sings the moving, act two ballad.


Cathryn Wake Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Cathryn Wake been in?
Cathryn Wake has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Cathryn Wake been in?
Cathryn Wake has not appeared in the West End