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Christy Altomare

 
Bio:
Christy Altomare most recently completed her two-year run starring in the title role of Anastasia at the Broadhurst Theatre on Broadway, for which she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati's Conservatory of Music in 2008 and soon after was cast as ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Christy Altomare most recently completed her two-year run starring in the title role of Anastasia at the Broadhurst Theatre on Broadway, for which she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati's Conservatory of Music in 2008 and soon after was cast as ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Paper Mill Playhouse's Original Production, 2022
Susan
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Anya
  [Regional (US)]
Hartford Stage World Premiere Production, 2016
Anastasia
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater Production, 2012
Sue Snell
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2008
Wendla
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Sophie Sheridan [Replacement]

Christy Altomare Biography

Christy Altomare most recently completed her two-year run starring in the title role of Anastasia at the Broadhurst Theatre on Broadway, for which she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati's Conservatory of Music in 2008 and soon after was cast as 'Wendla' in the National Tour of Spring Awakening. Altomare made her off-Broadway debut in MCC Theater's 2012 revival of Carrie, portraying 'Sue Snell' in the cult Stephen King thriller, followed by her Broadway debut as 'Sophie' in the smash hit Mamma Mia. Also a singer-songwriter, her albums "Waiting For You" and "After You" are currently available on iTunes.

Christy Altomare Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Christy Altomare, Anastasia
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Christy Altomare, Anastasia
 
Theatre World Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance Gold Star
Christy Altomare, Anastasia

Christy Altomare News

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 22, 2022

Jefferson Mays' universally celebrated, one man virtuoso, tour-de-force performance in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol officially opened last night and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out photos from the red carpet here!

Review: With a Surprise Appearance by Jodi Benson, DISNEY PRINCESS - THE CONCERT Bri Photo Review: With a Surprise Appearance by Jodi Benson, DISNEY PRINCESS - THE CONCERT Brings Big Talent to Dr. Phillips Center
by Aaron Wallace - Nov 17, 2022

The Disney Princesses were only five songs into their set when the iconic Jodi Benson made a surprise appearance on stage. The original voice behind Ariel in 1989's The Little Mermaid, Benson may be best known on screen as a princess, but to a crowd of theatre aficionados and adoring Disney fans, she's a queen...

Listen: BAT OUT OF HELL Star Alizé Cruz Talks Audition Process & Playing Raven on BR Photo Listen: BAT OUT OF HELL Star Alizé Cruz Talks Audition Process & Playing Raven on BREAKING THE CURTAIN
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 12, 2022

Following an interview last month with Travis Cormier who plays Strat; the leader of the Lost in Jim Steinman's Bat Out of Hell The Musical in Las Vegas, Breaking the Curtain is back with another interview, joined by Alizé Cruz. Alizé plays the role of Raven Falco; the daughter of Falco who catches the eye of Strat.

Benjamin Rauhala Comes to Cadogan Hall in February 2023 With Luke Bayer, Jordan Luke  Photo Benjamin Rauhala Comes to Cadogan Hall in February 2023 With Luke Bayer, Jordan Luke Gage, Jodie Steele, and More
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2022

BENJAMIN RAUHALA & HIS WEST END BESTIES comes to the Cadogan Hall on Sunday 5 February at 6.30pm.

FSCJ Artist Series Beyond Broadway Presents DISNEY PRINCESS - THE CONCERT, November  Photo FSCJ Artist Series Beyond Broadway Presents DISNEY PRINCESS - THE CONCERT, November 3
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2022

The FSCJ Artist Series, sponsored by VyStar Credit Union, brings Disney Princess – The Concert presented by Pandora, to the Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, November 3, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Listen: BAT OUT OF HELL THE MUSICAL Star Travis Cormier Talks Audition Process & More Photo Listen: BAT OUT OF HELL THE MUSICAL Star Travis Cormier Talks Audition Process & More On BREAKING THE CURTAIN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2022

BAT OUT OF HELL THE MUSICAL star Travis Cormier discusses his audition process, starring as Strat and more on BREAKING THE CURTAIN podcast. Listen here!

Disney Princess - The Concert Comes To The Van Wezel Photo Disney Princess - The Concert Comes To The Van Wezel
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2022

For generations, the music of Disney's princesses has been the soundtrack to our lives. Now, for the first time in forever, these beloved songs come to life on stage in DISNEY PRINCESS – THE CONCERT! Be our guest Wednesday, November 2 at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall for a magical evening celebrating the music of every Disney Princess, performed by Broadway, television and animated film icons.

See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below Thi Photo See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

This month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a celebration of the Jennas of Waitress and more. See the full month's programming here!

Liz Callaway Will Release Sondheim Tribute Album on November 11 Photo Liz Callaway Will Release Sondheim Tribute Album on November 11
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022

Liz Callaway confirmed on Instagram that her upcoming tribute album to Stephen Sondheim will be released on November 11. To Steve With Love: Liz Callaway Celebrates Sondheim debuted at 54 Below in March and was recorded live for release.

Sierra Boggess to Teach Fall Classes At Discovering Broadway Inc. Photo Sierra Boggess to Teach Fall Classes At Discovering Broadway Inc.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2022

On Saturday October 15th, Sierra Boggess will teach two in-person auditioning classes at Discovering Broadway Inc. in Indiana. The nonprofit incubates Broadway bound musicals and offers master classes to local artists. Twenty-five percent of the class participants are sponsored at-risk youth and BIPOC artists.

Christy Altomare Videos

VIDEO: Dion DiMucci Joins Curtain Call for THE WANDERER! Videoplay
VIDEO: Dion DiMucci Joins Curtain Call for THE WANDERER!

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2022

Paper Mill Playhouse is presenting the world premiere of The Wanderer, the new Broadway-bound musical based on the life and music of Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer, Dion DiMucci. Watch Dion DiMucci and the cast at the curtain call.

VIDEO: Watch Bonnie Milligan, Christy Altomare, Jason Gotay & More in Highlights from Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Bonnie Milligan, Christy Altomare, Jason Gotay & More in Highlights from New City Music Theatre's SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 7, 2021

New City Music Theatre, formerly Cleveland Musical Theatre, held the first production under its new name and reinvigorated mission on Thursday, August 26 when it presented Jason Robert Brown’s seminal work Songs for a New World. Reimagined through a contemporary storytelling lens and performed by an expanded, star-studded cast including Liz Calloway, Jason Gotay, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Mary Kate Morrissey, and Ximone Rose, among others, at Radial Park at Halletts Point in Queens.

VIDEO: Watch Christy Altomare's New Music Video for 'Freedom Inside' Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Christy Altomare's New Music Video for 'Freedom Inside'

by Stage Tube - Jun 15, 2021

Earlier this spring, Broadway veteran Christy Altomare revealed a project that has been years in the making- her first solo album, titled Wandering Bird. Today, she releases the first music video from the album for 'Freedom Inside,' chroeographed by Jess LeProtto.

VIDEO: Watch Lesli Margherita, Brad Oscar, Patti LuPone & More in THE MUSICAL OF MUSI Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Lesli Margherita, Brad Oscar, Patti LuPone & More in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!)...and More!

by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2021

Just last night, The York Theatre Company presented an All-Singing, All-Talking, All-Virtual special benefit presentation of the Off-Broadway hit THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!)...and More!, available to view on demand through April 21, 2021.

VIDEO: Dyllón Burnside to Sing 'Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered' for R&H GOES POP Videoplay
VIDEO: Dyllón Burnside to Sing 'Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered' for R&H GOES POP!

by Stage Tube - Aug 26, 2020

Today The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization announced the next video in their YouTube series R&H Goes Pop! - At Home. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Harta??s first professional collaboration, upcoming R&H Goes Pop! episodes will feature new performances from across the legendary duoa??s catalog.

Broadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2020

Today we rewind to 2011, when Carrie returned to the off-Broadway stage with MCC. The reworked production opened March 1, 2011, with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, music by Academy Award winning composer Michael Gore, and lyrics by Academy Award winning lyricist Dean Pitchford.

Broadway Rewind: Journey to the Past with ANASTASIA at Broadway in Bryant Park! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: Journey to the Past with ANASTASIA at Broadway in Bryant Park!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 9, 2020

Today we flashback to 2017, when Anastasia took the stage at Bryant Park for the first time. Anastasia ran for 808 performances at the Broadhurst Theatre before closing in 2019. The cast included Christy Altomare in the title role, Derek Klena, John Bolton, Caroline O'Connor, Mary Beth Peil, and Ramin Karimloo.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 27 - ANASTASIA Premieres at Hartford Stage Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, May 27 - ANASTASIA Premieres at Hartford Stage

by Stage Tube - May 27, 2020

The world premiere of the new musical ANASTASIA, starring Christy Altomare and Derek Klena, opened May 27, 2016 at Hartford Stage. 

VIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway

by Stage Tube - May 12, 2020

On this day in 1988, the musical adaptation of the horror tale, Carrie, began its notoriously short original Broadway run.

VIDEO: Billy Porter, Christy Altomare, Ethan Slater & More Join Michael Korte's #YouW Videoplay
VIDEO: Billy Porter, Christy Altomare, Ethan Slater & More Join Michael Korte's #YouWillBeFoundChallenge

by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2020

Broadway producer Michael Korte is looking to spread hope through the Covid-19 epidemic by inviting the musical theatre community to join in the #YouWillBeFoundChallenge. 


Christy Altomare Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Christy Altomare been in?
Christy Altomare has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Christy Altomare been in?
Christy Altomare has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Christy Altomare been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Anastasia Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Anastasia and Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Anastasia .

What awards has Christy Altomare won?
Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Anastasia.


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