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Christine Cornish Smith

Also Credited As: Christine Smith
 
Birth Place:
Dallas, TX
Bio:
Broadway: Bombalurina in CATS (Chita Rivera Award nominee, OBC), Ensemble/Lois/Bianca understudy in Kiss Me, Kate (OBC, Roundabout), Hunyak/Velma Kelly cover in Chicago(Broadway Replacement), My Fair Lady (OBC, Lincoln Center). National Tour: Joseph... Dreamcoat. Regional: Laurey in Oklahoma! ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Dallas, TX

Bio:
Broadway: Bombalurina in CATS (Chita Rivera Award nominee, OBC), Ensemble/Lois/Bianca understudy in Kiss Me, Kate (OBC, Roundabout), Hunyak/Velma Kelly cover in Chicago(Broadway Replacement), My Fair Lady (OBC, Lincoln Center). National Tour: Joseph... Dreamcoat. Regional: Laurey in Oklahoma! ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Revival, 2019
Ensemble
Lois (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2018
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Production, 2017
Louise
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Bombalurina
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny 2015 Production, 2015
Laurey
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Hunyak [Replacement]

Hunyak / Velma Kelly Cover in Chicago on Broadway 



Photos

 Celina Nightengale, Mary Claire King, Arian Keddell, Bianca  Marroquín , Rachel Sch Photo

Celina Nightengale, Mary Claire King, Arian Keddell, Bianca Marroquín , Rachel Schur and Christine Cornish Smith

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Date:
01/31/2022
Bianca Marroquín, Christine Cornish Smith, Rachel Schur, Mary Claire King,  Arian Ke Photo

Bianca Marroquín, Christine Cornish Smith, Rachel Schur, Mary Claire King, Arian Keddell and Celina Nightengale

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Date:
01/31/2022
Amber Ardolino, Christine Cornish Smith Photo

Amber Ardolino, Christine Cornish Smith

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Date:
07/17/2020
David Guzman, Christine Cornish Smith, Whitney Renee, Katie DeLuca, Ryan Breslin, Lex Photo

David Guzman, Christine Cornish Smith, Whitney Renee, Katie DeLuca, Ryan Breslin, Lexi Garcia, Damian Chambers, Hamilton Moore

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Date:
07/17/2020
Christine Cornish Smith Photo

Christine Cornish Smith

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Date:
09/09/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Revival, 2019
Ensemble

Lois (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2018
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Production, 2017
Louise

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Bombalurina

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny 2015 Production, 2015
Laurey

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2014
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1996
Hunyak [Replacement]

Hunyak / Velma Kelly Cover in Chicago on Broadway 


Christine Cornish Smith Biography

Broadway: Bombalurina in CATS (Chita Rivera Award nominee, OBC), Ensemble/Lois/Bianca understudy in Kiss Me, Kate (OBC, Roundabout), Hunyak/Velma Kelly cover in Chicago(Broadway Replacement), My Fair Lady (OBC, Lincoln Center). National Tour: Joseph... Dreamcoat. Regional: Laurey in Oklahoma! (MUNY), Sheila in A Chorus Line (Riverside), Guys and Dolls (Goodspeed Opera). Concerts: Crazy For You (Manhattan Concert Productions), Lab/readings: Crazy For You, Five Points, Bandstand. Guest Artist with Phoenix Symphony, Fort Wayne Philharmonic and Niagra Symphony Orchestra. christinecornishsmith.com @christinecornish




Christine Cornish Smith News

Ryoko Yonekura Will No Longer Return to CHICAGO in November Due to Injury Photo Ryoko Yonekura Will No Longer Return to CHICAGO in November Due to Injury
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022

Ryoko Yonekura has withdrawn from her previously announced engagement in CHICAGO,‚ÄĮwhich she was scheduled to perform on Broadway from November 7th‚ÄĮthru November 20th, under doctor's orders due to a lower back injury.

Show Your Pet Performing a Favorite Number From CHICAGO For the Chance to Win a Trip  Photo Show Your Pet Performing a Favorite Number From CHICAGO For the Chance to Win a Trip to NYC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022

CHICAGO¬†is for the dogs ‚ÄĒ and cats, and rabbits, and birds, and all animal friends! Show your pet performing a favorite number from¬†CHICAGO¬†the musical for a chance to win a trip to travel to NYC to see¬†CHICAGO. To enter, post a video of your performance using #RazzleDazzlePets before October 21.¬†

Photos: CHICAGO Welcomes Angelica Ross, Brandon Victor Dixon And More! Photo Photos: CHICAGO Welcomes Angelica Ross, Brandon Victor Dixon And More!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 19, 2022

See first look photos at the new cast of Chicago on Broadway featuring Angelica Ross as Roxie Hart, Amra-Faye Wright as Velma Kelly, Brandon Victor Dixon as Billy Flynn, and more!

Photos: Angelica Ross and Brandon Victor Dixon Take Their First Bows in CHICAGO Photo Photos: Angelica Ross and Brandon Victor Dixon Take Their First Bows in CHICAGO
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 13, 2022

Last night, September 12, Angelica Ross ('Pose,' 'American Horror Story') made her Broadway debut in the role of Roxie Hart in Chicago. Also joining the company on Monday were Brandon Victor Dixon in the role of 'Billy Flynn' and Amra-Faye Wright who returned to the role of 'Velma Kelly'. Check out photos from their first curtain call here!

VIDEO: Angelica Ross and Brandon Victor Dixon Take First Bows in CHICAGO Photo VIDEO: Angelica Ross and Brandon Victor Dixon Take First Bows in CHICAGO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 13, 2022

Last night, September 12, Angelica Ross ('Pose,' 'American Horror Story') made her Broadway debut in the role of Roxie Hart in Chicago.  Also joining the company on Monday were Brandon Victor Dixon in the role of 'Billy Flynn' and Amra-Faye Wright who returned to the role of 'Velma Kelly'. Check out video of their first curtain call!

Brandon Victor Dixon and Amra-Faye Wright Will Join CHICAGO This Month Photo Brandon Victor Dixon and Amra-Faye Wright Will Join CHICAGO This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2022

Chicago¬†will welcome back¬†Amra-Faye Wright¬†in the role of ‚ÄúVelma Kelly‚ÄĚ and welcomes¬†Brandon Victor Dixon¬†in the role of ‚ÄúBilly Flynn‚ÄĚ joining previously announced¬†Angelica Ross¬†as ‚ÄúRoxie Hart‚ÄĚ starting Monday, September 12 at the Ambassador Theatre.

Photos: First Look at Erich Bergen, Charity Angel Dawson, and the Cast of CHICAGO Photo Photos: First Look at Erich Bergen, Charity Angel Dawson, and the Cast of CHICAGO
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

All new production photos have been released for Chicago. The cast of¬†Chicago¬†currently features¬†Charlotte d'Amboise¬†as Roxie Hart,¬†Lana Gordon¬†as Velma Kelly,¬†Erich Bergen¬†as Billy Flynn,¬†Evan Harrington¬†as Amos Hart,¬†Charity Ang√©l Dawson¬†as¬†Matron ‚ÄúMama‚ÄĚ Morton¬†and¬†R. Lowe¬†as Mary Sunshine.

Ryoko Yonekura Will Return to CHICAGO as Roxie in November Photo Ryoko Yonekura Will Return to CHICAGO as Roxie in November
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2022

Japanese superstar Ryoko Yonekura will return to the Broadway production by popular demand in the role of ‚ÄúRoxie Hart‚ÄĚ for 16 performances only, Nov 7 to Nov 20, 2022, at the Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.).

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A STRANGE LOOP; HADESTOWN; MR. SATURDAY NIGHT; MRS. DOUBTFIRE; THE BOOK OF MORMON;  GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY and ROMEO & BERNADETTE on Monday, June 20th at 7 PM.   

Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERF Photo Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERFORMANCE... at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Stephen DeAngelis will continue his ongoing salute to Broadway and Off-Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates with the next edition of AT THIS PERFORMANCE‚Ķ‚ĄĘ to be held on Monday, June 20th ¬†at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM.

Christine Cornish Smith Videos

VIDEO: Angelica Ross and Brandon Victor Dixon Take First Bows in CHICAGO VideoVIDEO: Angelica Ross and Brandon Victor Dixon Take First Bows in CHICAGO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 13, 2022

Last night, September 12, Angelica Ross ('Pose,' 'American Horror Story') made her Broadway debut in the role of Roxie Hart in Chicago.  Also joining the company on Monday were Brandon Victor Dixon in the role of 'Billy Flynn' and Amra-Faye Wright who returned to the role of 'Velma Kelly'. Check out video of their first curtain call!

VIDEO: CHICAGO Celebrates A Rosy Reopening At Curtain Call VideoVIDEO: CHICAGO Celebrates A Rosy Reopening At Curtain Call
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2021

Everything came up roses tonight at the reopening of Chicago on Broadway as the company tossed handfuls of rose petals to celebrate their first curtain call back at the Ambassador! 

VIDEO: CHICAGO Director Walter Bobbie Celebrates Ann Reinking on Reopening Night VideoVIDEO: CHICAGO Director Walter Bobbie Celebrates Ann Reinking on Reopening Night
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2021

At tonight's reopening of Broadway's Chicago, the show's director Walter Bobbie paid tribute to the production's legendary choreographer and original star, Ann Reinking, who passed away in December 2020.

VIDEO: Bianca Marroquin Leads the Cast in 'All That Jazz' As CHICAGO Reopens On Broad VideoVIDEO: Bianca Marroquin Leads the Cast in 'All That Jazz' As CHICAGO Reopens On Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 14, 2021

The long-running revival of Kander and Ebb's Chicago returned to its home at Broadway's Ambassador Theatre tonight!

VIDEO: Lesli Margherita, Alex Newell, Bonnie Milligan, and Many More Broadway Stars S VideoVIDEO: Lesli Margherita, Alex Newell, Bonnie Milligan, and Many More Broadway Stars Sing 'I Know it's Today' Parody
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 28, 2020

Amidst the quarantine, Ellyn Marsh and Ben Bogen have released a new hilarious parody video, featuring a slew of Broadway stars.

VIDEO: The Cast of KISS ME, KATE Performs 'Too Darn Hot' on TODAY VideoVIDEO: The Cast of KISS ME, KATE Performs 'Too Darn Hot' on TODAY
by Stage Tube - Apr 30, 2019

This morning, the cast of the Tony-nominated musical 'Kiss Me, Kate' hit the plaza during TODAY's Best of Broadway Week with a live performance of 'Too Darn Hot.'

VIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at KISS ME, KATE VideoVIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at KISS ME, KATE
by Stage Tube - Jan 13, 2019

Today, during day three of BroadwayCon, fans were given the unique chance to catch a First Look at some of the most talked-about new shows on Broadway: Beetlejuice, Hadestown, Kiss Me, Kate, Tootsie, and more, hosted by Tootsie's Julie Halston. Watch the performance from Kiss Me, Kate below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Stars from CLUELESS, THE CHER SHOW & More Shine Bright at Broadway  VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Stars from CLUELESS, THE CHER SHOW & More Shine Bright at Broadway Sessions Holiday Edition!
by Ben Cameron - Dec 19, 2018

The Holiday Stars shown bright this last week as Broadway Sessions presented it's annual All Star Holiday Show! Broadway vets and newcomers alike shared their favorite "holiday" tunes and nearly blew the garland off the tree with the power of their voices. Enjoy highlights of performances by Blaine Krauss (The Cher Show), Christine Cornish Smith (My Fair Lady), Harris Milgrim (Cats), Zurin Villanueva (Clueless), Ruby Lewis (Paramour), Anissa Felix ( Summer), Adam B. Shapiro (Yiddish Fiddler), Imari Hardon (Ave. Q), Jed Resnick (Ave. Q), Sean Bradford (The Lion King), Nick Godfrey, Katryna Marrtala, Julie Volk Jonathan Moussett and more.

BWW TV: Warm Up with Warren Carlyles New Choreography for 'Too Darn Hot' from KISS ME VideoBWW TV: Warm Up with Warren Carlyles New Choreography for 'Too Darn Hot' from KISS ME, KATE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 14, 2018

It may be cold outside, but it's too darn hot in Warren Carlyle's rehearsal studio, where the company of Roundabout's Broadway-bound Kiss Me, Kate is currently hard at work. Watch below as the ensemble dances their way through the Act II opener, 'Too Darn Hot'!

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of KISS ME, KATE Photoshoot with Kelli O'Hara & Will Chas VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of KISS ME, KATE Photoshoot with Kelli O'Hara & Will Chase!
by Stage Tube - Dec 5, 2018

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, casting is complete for the new Broadway production of the musical comedy Kiss Me, Kate, starring Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara as 'Kate/Lilli Vanessi,' Tony Award nominee Will Chase as 'Petruchio/Fred Graham,' Corbin Bleu as 'Lucentio/Bill Calhoun,' Terence Archie as 'Harrison Howell,' Mel Johnson Jr. as 'Harry Trevor/Baptista,' James T. Lane as 'Paul,' Stephanie Styles as 'Lois Lane/Bianca,' Adrienne Walker as 'Hattie,' Lance Coadie Williams as 'Gangster (Second Man)' and John Pankow as 'Gangster (First Man).'


Christine Cornish Smith Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Christine Cornish Smith been in?
Christine Cornish Smith has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Christine Cornish Smith been in?
Christine Cornish Smith has not appeared in the West End