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Chandra Lee Schwartz

 
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Chandra Lee Schwartz is a stage and screen actress, singer, and all around funny lady. She began her career singing and dancing on Broadway in the revival of GYPSY directed by Sam Mendes, and along side the lovely Miss Bernadette Peters. She has performed in many Broadway shows and National ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Chandra Lee Schwartz is a stage and screen actress, singer, and all around funny lady. She began her career singing and dancing on Broadway in the revival of GYPSY directed by Sam Mendes, and along side the lovely Miss Bernadette Peters. She has performed in many Broadway shows and National ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Paisley
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Summer Stars Revival, 2008
Ensemble
  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Bulldog
  [Las Vegas]
Las Vegas Production, 2006
Penny Pingleton
  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2005
Megan
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Glinda [Replacement]
Glinda [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Glinda [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Hollywood Blonde
Agnes
Ensemble
June (Understudy)

Photos

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Eric Wentz Photo

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Eric Wentz

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08/21/2015
Chandra Lee Schwartz and Eric Myles Geller Photo

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Eric Myles Geller

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08/21/2015
Ian Patrick Williams, Nick Cobey, Donathan Walters, Susan Diol; Front: Eric Myles Gel Photo

Ian Patrick Williams, Nick Cobey, Donathan Walters, Susan Diol; Front: Eric Myles Geller, Eric Wentz, Chandra lee Schwartz

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08/21/2015
Chandra Lee Schwartz and Eric Myles Geller Photo

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Eric Myles Geller

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08/03/2015
Eric Myles Geller, Susan Diol, Chandra Lee Schwartz and Nick Cobey Photo

Eric Myles Geller, Susan Diol, Chandra Lee Schwartz and Nick Cobey

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08/03/2015

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Paisley

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Summer Stars Revival, 2008
Ensemble

  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Bulldog

  [Las Vegas]
Las Vegas Production, 2006
Penny Pingleton

  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2005
Megan

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Glinda [Replacement]

Glinda [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Glinda [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Hollywood Blonde

Agnes

Ensemble

June (Understudy)

Chandra Lee Schwartz Biography

Chandra Lee Schwartz is a stage and screen actress, singer, and all around funny lady. She began her career singing and dancing on Broadway in the revival of GYPSY directed by Sam Mendes, and along side the lovely Miss Bernadette Peters. She has performed in many Broadway shows and National Touring Companies. Most notably, Chandra played the role of Glinda in Wicked on Broadway and on the 1st National Tour. Chandra just began her film and TV career and can be seen on CROWDED (NBC) and Comedy Bang Bang (IFC).

She studied at AMDA college and conservatory in NYC and at the Groundlings school in L.A., where she currently resides. Chandra teaches Acting and Musical Theatre Audition classes and is available for private coaching.




Chandra Lee Schwartz News

Registration Closing Soon For Five Days Of Broadway At Segerstrom Center Photo Registration Closing Soon For Five Days Of Broadway At Segerstrom Center
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2020

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced that enrollment is open for its acclaimed Five Days of Broadway musical theater camp.

Segerstrom Center's Five Days Of Broadway Camp Goes Virtual Photo Segerstrom Center's Five Days Of Broadway Camp Goes Virtual
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2020

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced open enrollment has begun for its acclaimed Five Days of Broadway musical theater camp.

Audition Master Class with WICKED's Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz Comes to LA Photo Audition Master Class with WICKED's Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz Comes to LA
by Ellen Dostal - Sep 5, 2019

Want to know what it takes to make it on Broadway? Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz, stars of the long-running hit musical WICKED, have announced that they will host an audition master class on Sunday, September 22nd in Los Angeles. This is your chance to learn from the pros! The class will take place at Screenland Studios (10501 Burbank Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601) from 1:00-4:00 pm and is open to all ages.

A Glinda Glossary: A Guide to the Fourteen Most Popular Ladies of WICKED Past Photo A Glinda Glossary: A Guide to the Fourteen Most Popular Ladies of WICKED Past
by Paul Smith - Oct 29, 2018

A whole lot happened in Oz before Dorothy dropped in, and Wicked has been telling that story to Broadway audiences for 15 years at the Gershwin Theatre. The milestone won't go by uncelebrated, as in just days, NBC will throw a joyous Halloween party for the ages, featuring songs from the blockbuster musical hit and a cavalcade of special guest stars, including Tony Award winners Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth. Additional guest performers include Ariana Grande, Adam Lambert, Ledisi, Pentatonix and the current Broadway company of 'Wicked.' 'A Very Wicked Halloween' airs tonight, October 29th at 10PM ET/PT on NBC.

Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Las Vegas You Might Have Missed This Week
by - Mar 10, 2017

Check out the top stories from Las Vegas you might have missed this week and more!

The Smith Center Celebrates Five Years With Commemorative Anniversary Concert
by Julie Musbach - Mar 8, 2017

Last night (March 7, 2017), The Smith Center for the Performing Arts celebrated its milestone Fifth Anniversary with a sold-out, commemorative concert featuring Broadway favorites, local talents and more. Emceed by Broadway veterans and stars of THE LAST FIVE YEARS Adam Kantor (FIDDLER ON THE ROOF) and Betsy Wolfe (BULLETS OVER BROADWAY) each talked about the last five years at The Smith Center. Featured performers included Brent Barrett (PHANTOM - THE LAS VEGAS SPECTACULAR), Santino Fontana (CINDERELLA) and Jessica Fontana (IDAHO! THE COMEDY MUSICAL), Chandra Lee Schwartz (WICKED), Teller of Penn and Teller, Nate Dendy (THE TEMPEST), Christopher Convery (KINKY BOOTS), J. Elaine Marcos (MISS SAIGON), Christine Hudman (IDAHO! THE COMEDY MUSICAL), Ashley Loren (BAZ - STAR CROSSED LOVE), Randal Keith (LES MISERABLES), Bruce Ewing (PHANTOM - THE LAS VEGAS SPECTACULAR), Alex Ellis (IDAHO! THE COMEDY MUSICAL), Joan Sobel (PHANTOM - THE LAS VEGAS SPECTACULAR), and Nicole Pryor Dernersesian (PHANTOM - THE LAS VEGAS SPECTACULAR) presented under the musical direction of Keith Thompson. Additionally, Las Vegas favorite Clint Holmes joined GRAMMY¬ģ and Tony¬ģ-nominated composer Frank Wildhorn onstage for an unforgettable performance of 'This Is the Moment.'

Broadway to the Rescue Presents THE BIG FAT CHRISTMAS SHOW to Benefit Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

The largest cast of Broadway performers ever assembled in Los Angeles, with over 55 Broadway shows combined, will take the stage at the El Portal Theatre for Broadway to the Rescue's 3rd benefit concert for two spectacular nights on December 1 & 2, 2016 at 7PM. The Big Fat Christmas Show promises to be the must-attend event of the holiday season. 

Broadway to the Rescue Presents THE BIG FAT CHRISTMAS SHOW to Benefit Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2016

The largest cast of Broadway performers ever assembled in Los Angeles, with over 55 Broadway shows combined, will take the stage at the El Portal Theatre for Broadway to the Rescue's 3rd benefit concert for two spectacular nights on December 1 & 2, 2016 at 7PM. The Big Fat Christmas Show promises to be the must-attend event of the holiday season. 

Katie Rose Clarke to Raise Funds for Art House Astoria in Concert at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Katie Rose Clarke on November 11th, at 9:30pm. Broadway leading lady Katie Rose Clarke returns to Feinstein's/54 Below for an intimate night of song to help raise money for Art House Astoria, a 510(c)(3) nonprofit with a mission of providing quality arts education to Queens and NYC communities.

Broadway Vets Set for Benefit Concert at El Portal Theater This Week
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 7, 2016

This Thursday, June 9th at the El Portal Theater in North Hollywood, an elite cast of Broadway veterans will take to the stage for a one-night only benefit concert performing numbers from the award-winning Broadway shows that put them on the map. 100% of the proceeds from this stellar night of song and dance will benefit the Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission. Panera Bread has graciously come on board to sponsor the evening.  Currently in rehearsals, the cast of over 50 Broadway performers, ensemble singers, and dancers is prepping for what is sure to be a thrilling night of theatre in Los Angeles.

Chandra Lee Schwartz Videos

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with David Shor and the Cast of the World Premiere of SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2013

The Pasadena Playhouse, in association with David Shor Productions, presents SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE - THE MUSICAL. Single tickets are also currently on sale. Performances for the world premiere presentation will begin May 24 through June 23, with an official press opening on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at 5:00 p.m. at The Pasadena Playhouse. BroadwayWorld has a behind the scenes look below.

BWW TV: Stars & Puppies! Bernadette Peters, Mary Tyler Moore, Andrew Rannells, Julie Halston, Jeremy Jordan & More at Broadway Barks 14!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 16, 2012

Yesterday, July 14, Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore hosted the 14th annual BROADWAY BARKS!, a star-studded dog and cat adoption event benefiting New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies. BroadwayWorld was there and brings you full video coverage of the event, including the opening performance by ONE MAN, TWO GUVNOR's band The Craze, plus interviews with the hostesses, as well as Julie Halston, Newsies' Jeremy Jordan, The Book of Mormon's Andrew Rannells, The Lyons' Dick Latessa (CQ) and many of the rescue groups in attendance, plus footage of Linda Lavin, Angela Lansbury and more presenting the animals available for adoption. Watch the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Going Green for Earth Day With Nick Jonas, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER and More!
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2012

Stars including Nick Jonas (HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING), Adam Chanler-Berat (PETER AND THE STARCATCHER), Jackie Burns and Chandra Lee Schwartz (WICKED) and more discussed how Broadway is going green. Hear what they had to say below!

STAGE TUBE: Chandra Lee Schwartz Announces WICKED's Givenik Charity Night!
by Stage Tube - Jan 12, 2012

The hit Broadway musical Wicked, a longtime partner of the national bully prevention organization BullyBust, will join with Givenik.com to raise funds and awareness for BullyBust on Tuesday, January 17th. All tickets purchased through Givenik.com for the 7pm performance of Wicked on Tuesday, January 17th will also provide admission to a private post-performance reception at Planet Hollywood with Wicked cast and creative team members. See Wicked's 'Glinda,' Chandra Lee Schwartz, announce the event below!

STAGE TUBE: Chicago Gets WICKED with Cast Cook-Off Promo
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 17, 2010

Chicago is about to get a bit more wicked on Sunday, December 19, when WICKED cast members Chandra Lee Schwartz (Glinda) and Carla Stickler (Elphaba) compete in a Culinary Collision at Chicago's Kenmore Live Studios in association with Whole Foods Market

BWW TV WORLD PREMIERE: 'WHAT'S THAT SMELL' Mockumentary
by Eddie Varley - Nov 25, 2008

The hit Off Broadway transfer production of Atlantic Theater Company's critically acclaimed world premiere of David Pittu's comedy WHAT'S THAT SMELL: THE MUSIC OF JACOB STERLING is now enjoying a much buzzed about run uptown at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street).

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Jacob Sterling 'Smells' for BWW
by Eddie Varley - Nov 5, 2008

WHAT'S THAT SMELL: THE MUSIC OF JACOB STERLING is now playing at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). Jacob Sterling himself took a moment away from the piano to give BWW TV a very special message deep from his musical heart and soul.


Chandra Lee Schwartz Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Chandra Lee Schwartz been in?
Chandra Lee Schwartz has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Chandra Lee Schwartz been in?
Chandra Lee Schwartz has not appeared in the West End