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Charissa Bertels

 
Birth Place:
United States
Bio:
Credits: If/Then (First National Tour), A Christmas Story (Broadway & Madison Square Garden), Lady Be Good & Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (Encores! and cast albums featuring Megan Hilty and Tommy Tune) Regional: Saving Aimee (5th Avenue), Stunt Girl (Manhattan Theatre Club), Chicago (Mason Street ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United States

Bio:
Credits: If/Then (First National Tour), A Christmas Story (Broadway & Madison Square Garden), Lady Be Good & Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (Encores! and cast albums featuring Megan Hilty and Tommy Tune) Regional: Saving Aimee (5th Avenue), Stunt Girl (Manhattan Theatre Club), Chicago (Mason Street ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Madison Square Garden Production, 2013
Ensemble
Miss Shields (Understudy)

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Madison Square Garden Production, 2013
Ensemble

Miss Shields (Understudy)

Charissa Bertels Biography

Credits: If/Then (First National Tour), A Christmas Story (Broadway & Madison Square Garden), Lady Be Good & Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (Encores! and cast albums featuring Megan Hilty and Tommy Tune) Regional: Saving Aimee (5th Avenue), Stunt Girl (Manhattan Theatre Club), Chicago (Mason Street Warehouse).





Charissa Bertels News

Human Race Extends Its 35th Season With  Two More Dayton Premieres  Photo Human Race Extends Its 35th Season With  Two More Dayton Premieres 
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2021

The 35th year just keeps on giving.  The Human Race has announced two additional shows that will complete our current season of Dayton premieres. 

BWW Review: ATC RETURNS WITH TRIUMPHANT NEW MUSICAL Photo BWW Review: ATC RETURNS WITH TRIUMPHANT NEW MUSICAL
by Robert Encila-Celdran - Oct 4, 2021

The production, stripped of inessential razzle-dazzle, is a poignant piece of minimalist theatre rarely seen in mainstream venues. Chalk it up, by and large, to the small-scale nature of one-person experiments, not to mention the modest locales that draw your conventional cabaret audiences. Ms. Bertels transcends that genre as her trove of anecdotes funnels through a comprehensive and critically acclaimed libretto, courtesy of her best friend, Christian Duhamel.

BWW Feature: ATC AWARD-WINNING MUSICAL TO GO OFF-BROADWAY Photo BWW Feature: ATC AWARD-WINNING MUSICAL TO GO OFF-BROADWAY
by Robert Encila-Celdran - Sep 17, 2021

'New' is the operative component. Not to sound mawkish, but there's an aura of novelty and innovation at ATC that we haven't felt for some time. Artistic director Sean Daniels shares a unique perspective on the arts that tells me he's attuned to what's trending nationally. Citing his intrepid programming makeover, Daniels is compelled to position the company as a pioneering force in the industry.

Single Tickets On Sale Tomorrow for Arizona Theatre Company's 54th Season Photo Single Tickets On Sale Tomorrow for Arizona Theatre Company's 54th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2021

Arizona audiences will be the first to see Justice, a musical written by Lauren Gunderson specifically to premiere at ATC. The epic three-person musical explores the relationship between Supreme Court Justices Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and already, theaters nationwide are lining up to produce it.

Arizona Theatre Company Announces 54th  Season ~ 2021/2022 Photo Arizona Theatre Company Announces 54th Season ~ 2021/2022
by Herbert Paine - May 14, 2021

Arizona Theatre Company is counting down the days to Opening Night. Announces its 54th Season for 2021-2022.

Arizona Theatre Company Presents Idris Goodwin's THE REALNESS Photo Arizona Theatre Company Presents Idris Goodwin's THE REALNESS
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2020

Arizona Theatre Company's (ATC) digital season continues with Idris Goodwin's break beat play, The Realness, which follows T.O. from the suburbs to the big city to immerse himself in authentic hip hop culture and the journey for his heart and true identity.

Arizona Theatre Company Presents Online Digital Reading of New Work COVENANT Photo Arizona Theatre Company Presents Online Digital Reading of New Work COVENANT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2020

Legend has it that landmark blues guitarist, singer and songwriter Robert Johnson, who played mostly on street corners and juke joints with little commercial success or public recognition in his short life traded his soul to the devil in exchange for his incredible technique that influenced everyone from Muddy Waters to The Rolling Stones.

Arizona Theatre Company Announces Lineup, Strict Protocols To Return To Live Theatre  Photo Arizona Theatre Company Announces Lineup, Strict Protocols To Return To Live Theatre For 54th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 9, 2020

Arizona Theatre Company (ATC) will bring live theatre back to the Temple of Music & Art in Tucson in January and the Herberger Theater Center in Phoenix in February a?" albeit to limited audiences a?" with an entertaining and engaging six-show Mainstage Season chosen by Artistic Director Sean Daniels.

Arizona Theatre Company Presents Online Play Reading of Wendy McLeod's SLOW FOOD Photo Arizona Theatre Company Presents Online Play Reading of Wendy McLeod's SLOW FOOD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2020

Arizona Theatre Company is continuing its series of online play readings with Wendy MacLeod's comedy for anyone who's ever been 'hangry,' Slow Food, beginning at 5 p.m. on Sept. 15. The reading will be available through Sept. 19.

Arizona Theatre Company Launches Digital Lineup With ALMA by Benjamin Benne Photo Arizona Theatre Company Launches Digital Lineup With ALMA by Benjamin Benne
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 11, 2020

Arizona Theatre Company on August 18 will launch the first of its series of creative digital performance offerings with Alma, the story of a daughter and her mother and the thread of the American dream.

Charissa Bertels Videos

BWW TV: Celebrate A CHRISTMAS STORY's Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: Celebrate A CHRISTMAS STORY's Anniversary With a Look Back at Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

Ralphie is coming to the rescue because it's the the seventh anniversary of A Christmas Story The Musical coming to Broadway! To celebrate us counting down to Christmas, we're looking back at the show's opening night at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, with the official Broadway debut of the now Oscar, Tony, and Grammy-winning songwriting duo of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Check out this video to see the pair alongside John Bolton, Dan Lauria, Erin Dilly, and more!

BWW TV: Pour Us Another! IF/THEN Tour Celebrates Final Shows with Hilarious DRUNK HISTORY Parody
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 12, 2016

IF/THEN, the original Broadway musical which reunites composer Tom Kitt, book writer/lyricist Brian Yorkey, and director Michael Greif, the creative team behind the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical, Next to Normal, will play its final performance on tour in Atlanta this weekend. To mark the occasion, the cast put together a hilarious 'Drunk History' parody. We don't know about you, but we think this should become the Broadway community's next viral trend. Click below to watch the silliness!

STAGE TUBE: Idina Menzel Talks IF/THEN in Los Angeles
by Stage Tube - Dec 17, 2015

The L.A. Premiere engagement of IF/THEN, starring Tony Award-winner and Broadway superstar Idina Menzel (Wicked, Rent, Frozen, Glee), began performances at Hollywood Pantages Theatre on December 8, 2015 for a limited four-week engagement through January 3, 2016. Menzel recently stopped by FOX 11 Los Angeles to talk about the show. Click below to watch her interview!

Hot Video: IF/THEN Tour Loads In & Gets Ready to Kick Off!
by Robert Diamond - Oct 4, 2015

Just in from the Denver Center for the Performing Arts is a great time lapse video of the show loading into the theatre as it gets ready to begin performances in just under ten days!

STAGE TUBE: Lisa Brescia, Remy Zaken & More Talk ROSE PETALS at NYMF
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2013

The NYMF cast of ROSE PETALS, featuring Lisa Brescia and Remy Zaken, have put together a backstage video giving a brief preview of the period musical by Elizabeth Hagstedt- check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: A CHRSTMAS STORY Cast Performs at JFK Airport!
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2012

The cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY,the holiday musical that began performances at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on November 7, just performed at JFK Airport as a part of the American Airlines Broadway series. The eight-week limited engagement runs through December 30. Check out their performance below!

VIDEO: Cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY Performs on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 6, 2012

The cast of the Broadway musical A CHRISTMAS STORY sang a holiday medley of songs on yesterday's 'Good Morning America' on ABC. Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: A CHRISTMAS STORY Performs on THE VIEW!
by Stage Tube - Nov 27, 2012

A Christmas Story, The Musical arrives on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre just in time for the 2012 holiday season. Based on the 1983 movie perennial, the musical plays and eight-week limited engagement through December 30. The cast just performed on 'The View' and you can check out the performance below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of A CHRISTMAS STORY on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 20, 2012

A Christmas Story, The Musical arrives on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre just in time for the 2012 holiday season. Based on the 1983 movie perennial, the musical plays and eight-week limited engagement through December 30. The show opened on November 19th and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the big opening, and you can check out interviews with the cast and creative team below!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL- Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2012

A Christmas Story, The Musical arrives on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre just in time for the 2012 holiday season. Based on the 1983 movie perennial, the musical plays and eight-week limited engagement through December 30. Opening night is tonight, November 19. Tickets are now on sale at www.AChristmasStoryTheMuscial.com or www.TicketMaster.com. BroadwayWorld brings you a highlights from the show below!