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Elena Shaddow

Also Credited As: Elena L. Shaddow
 
Bio:
Elena Shaddow landed her part as Cosette in the Broadway production of Les Miserables during her senior year at NYU Steinhardt Music. Right after gaduation she was cast as Abigail Barclay and understudy to Susan in Sweet Smell of Success. Additional Broadway credits include Laura Fairlie in Andrew ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Elena Shaddow landed her part as Cosette in the Broadway production of Les Miserables during her senior year at NYU Steinhardt Music. Right after gaduation she was cast as Abigail Barclay and understudy to Susan in Sweet Smell of Success. Additional Broadway credits include Laura Fairlie in Andrew ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Lincoln Center National Tour, 2016
Anna Leonowens [Replacement]
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Production, 2015
Cinderella
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ottilie
  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2013
Sister Sophia
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
Anne
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2006
Clara
  [West End]
London Revival, 2006
Magnolia
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2006
Lili
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble
Laura Fairlie (Understudy)
Laura Fairlie (Understudy)
Laura Fairlie (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [New York]
New York Production, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Grandma Tzeitel [Replacement]
Hodel (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2003
Renata
Claudia (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Brooke

Photos

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 16: Elena Shaddow Harrington, husband Producer/Managing Direct Photo

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 16: Elena Shaddow Harrington, husband Producer/Managing Director of Theatreworks USA Michael Harrington and kids pose at the opening night of the new musical based on the film "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" on Broadway at The Longacre Theatre on October 16, 2019 in New York City (Photo by Bruce Glikas/WireImage)

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10/17/2019
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03/14/2019
Newlyweds Erik Rose and Jose Llana with his KING AND I leading lady Elena Shaddow Photo

Newlyweds Erik Rose and Jose Llana with his KING AND I leading lady Elena Shaddow

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02/08/2019
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Elena Shaddow and Jose Llana

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02/08/2019
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Jose Llana and Elena Shaddow

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Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
Lincoln Center National Tour, 2016
Anna Leonowens [Replacement]

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

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ottilie

  [Motion Picture]
NBC Live Televised Production, 2013
Sister Sophia

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2010
Anne

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2006
Clara

  [West End]
London Revival, 2006
Magnolia

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2006
Lili

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 2005
Ensemble

Laura Fairlie (Understudy)

Laura Fairlie (Understudy)

Laura Fairlie (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [New York]
New York Production, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2004
Grandma Tzeitel [Replacement]

Hodel (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2003
Renata

Claudia (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Brooke

Elena Shaddow Biography

Elena Shaddow landed her part as Cosette in the Broadway production of Les Miserables during her senior year at NYU Steinhardt Music. Right after gaduation she was cast as Abigail Barclay and understudy to Susan in Sweet Smell of Success. Additional Broadway credits include Laura Fairlie in Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Woman in White, and Hodel in Fiddler on the Roof, and Claudia in Nine with Antonio Banderas.
In London's own Broadway, West End, Elena was cast as Magnolia in Show Boat at the Royal Albert Hall. Elena was also cast Clara Johnson in the National Tour of The Light in the Piazza for which she was nominated for the 2007 Helen Hayes Outstanding Lead Actress Award.
Elena's regional theatre credits include Lili in Carnival! (Paper Mill Playhouse), Cecily in The Importance of Being Earnest (Shakespeare Theatre of NJ), Viola in Illyria (Shakespeare Theatre of NJ) and Lupita in Senior Discretion Himself (The Arena Stage), for which she was nominated for the 2005 Helen Hayes Outstanding Lead Actress Award.

Elena Shaddow Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Elena ShaddowThe Light in the Piazza
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical
Elena ShaddowSe√Īor Discretion Himself

Elena Shaddow News

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  to Return to The Green Room 42 Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE… to Return to The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 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, April 18th¬†¬†at¬†The¬†Green Room 42,¬†Green Fig, Fourth Floor,¬†Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd¬†Street), New York, NY 10036¬†at¬†7¬†PM.¬†

2-for-1 Tix to a Broadway-Led Benefit Concert for the Children of Ukraine! Photo 2-for-1 Tix to a Broadway-Led Benefit Concert for the Children of Ukraine!
by - Apr 5, 2022

Special Offer - 2-4-1 tix to a Broadway Led Benefit Concert for the Children of Ukraine!

THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL: THE CONCERT to Benefit UNICEF's Efforts In Ukraine Photo THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL: THE CONCERT to Benefit UNICEF's Efforts In Ukraine
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 29, 2022

Led by a Broadway cast, the iconic tale of The Little Match Girl returns to New York City on Friday, April 8, 2022. This special one-night concert will be presented as a benefit for UNICEF USA and their ongoing efforts in Ukraine.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...to Make Green Room 42 Return This Winter Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE...to Make Green Room 42 Return This Winter
by Gigi Gervais - Dec 1, 2021

¬†Stephen DeAngelis¬†continues 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,¬†December 13th¬†¬†at¬†The¬†Green Room 42,¬†Green Fig, Fourth Floor,¬†Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd¬†Street), New York, NY 10036¬†at¬†7¬†PM.¬†

A SEUSSICAL Reunion Concert, Paulo Szot & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo A SEUSSICAL Reunion Concert, Paulo Szot & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 19, 2021

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Megan Hilty, Linda Eder, Mykal Kilgore & More to Perform at Feinstein's/54 Below in N Photo Megan Hilty, Linda Eder, Mykal Kilgore & More to Perform at Feinstein's/54 Below in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2021

Next month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Opus Two Celebrates Sondheim/Bernstein at Feinstein's/54 Below Next Month Photo Opus Two Celebrates Sondheim/Bernstein at Feinstein's/54 Below Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021

The acclaimed Opus Two violin-piano duo returns to Feinstein's/54 Below on Tuesday, November 23 at 7pm for an unforgettable tribute to Stephen Sondheim featuring the New York premiere of A Little Night Music: Suite for Violin and Piano and celebration of the release of their world premiere recording of the same name on Bridge Records (4010).

The Green Room 42 Presents Jennifer Diamond in 'Let Me Be Me' on December 10 Photo The Green Room 42 Presents Jennifer Diamond in 'Let Me Be Me' on December 10
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 28, 2021

How do you solve a problem like Jennifer Diamond? That's been a recurring theme as she's navigated a career in musical theatre. Always 'a little too much of' one thing and 'not enough of' another, she's never been able to find a place to plant herself and be exactly enough.

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to the Green Room 42 Featuring Broadway Standbys, Un Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... to Return to the Green Room 42 Featuring Broadway Standbys, Understudies and Alternates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2021

Stephen DeAngelis is resuming¬†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, September 27th¬†¬†at¬†The¬†Green Room 42,¬†Green Fig, Fourth Floor,¬†Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd¬†Street), New York, NY 10036¬†at¬†7¬†PM.¬†

The Shakespeare Theatre Announces October Outdoor Concert Series at Their Back Yard S Photo The Shakespeare Theatre Announces October Outdoor Concert Series at Their Back Yard Stage
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (STNJ)¬†is opening up their Back Yard Stage in Florham Park, NJ again for an outdoor concert series titled, ‚ÄúAutumn Night Music.‚ÄĚ Three of STNJ‚Äôs most luminous alums will bring music to the night air in three very different concerts.¬†

Elena Shaddow Videos

Exclusive: Joshua Colley Sings 'She Used to Be Mine' At Feinstein's/54 Below VideoExclusive: Joshua Colley Sings 'She Used to Be Mine' At Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stage Tube - Jan 30, 2020

It's time to head to the diner for a look at Joshua Colley performing Waitress's show-stopping song 'She Used to Be Mine' at Feinstein's/54 Below as part of 'Tuesdays at 54... with Robbie Rozelle!' accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano. Check out the video to see the Newsies and Les Miserables star perform this iconic number!

Exclusive: Eden Espinosa Sings Holding to the Ground at Tuesdays at 54 VideoExclusive: Eden Espinosa Sings Holding to the Ground at Tuesdays at 54
by Stage Tube - Jan 22, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video from this week's Tuesdays at 54 Below, created and hosted by Robbie Rozelle! In the clip, watch as Eden Espinosa sings 'Holding to the Ground' from Falsettos, accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano.

Exclusive: Melissa Errico Sings Randy Newman at 54 Below VideoExclusive: Melissa Errico Sings Randy Newman at 54 Below
by Alan Henry - Jan 15, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video from this week's Tuesdays at 54 Below, created and hosted by Robbie Rozelle! In the clip, watch as Melissa Errico sings a Randy Newman medley, accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano.

Exclusive: Kate Baldwin Sings 'Back To Before' at Tuesday at 54 Below VideoExclusive: Kate Baldwin Sings 'Back To Before' at Tuesday at 54 Below
by Alan Henry - Jan 9, 2020

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video from this week's Tuesdays at 54 Below, created and hosted by Robbie Rozelle! In the clip, watch as Kate Baldwin sings a stunning rendition of 'Back to Before' from Ragtime, accompanied by Luke Williams on the piano.

VIDEO: Lesli Margherita Performs 'Adelaide's Lament' and More Highlights from Bucks' GUYS AND DOLLS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 13, 2017

BroadwayWorld got a special preview of the upcoming production of GUYS AND DOLLS at the Bucks County Playhouse! Check out the rehearsal highlights below!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At MARY POPPINS At Paper Mill Playhouse
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 25, 2017

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Paper Mill Playhouse's MARY POPPINS! Check out the video below! Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, presents the hit Broadway musical Mary Poppins based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney Film with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, book by Julian Fellowes, new songs and additional music and lyrics byGeorge Stiles and Anthony Drewe, and co-created by Cameron Mackintosh. Bank of America is the Major Sponsor of Mary Poppins.

BWW TV: Step in Time with the Cast of Paper Mill Playhouse's MARY POPPINS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 18, 2017

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, will present the hit Broadway musical Mary Poppins based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney Film with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, book by Julian Fellowes, new songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, and co-created by Cameron Mackintosh. Bank of America is the Major Sponsor of Mary Poppins.

BWW TV: They've Got Trouble at the MUNY! Watch Highlights of Hunter Foster & More in THE MUSIC MAN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 6, 2016

The Muny continues its spectacular 98th season this week with The Music Man, starring Hunter Foster (Harold Hill), Elena Shaddow (Marian Paroo), Mark Linn-Baker (Mayor Shinn), Liz McCartney (Mrs. Paroo), Todd Buonopane (Marcellus) and more. BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you highlights from the show, which runs through July 11, below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL at Paper Mill
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2015

Paper Mill Playhouse presents this year's holiday show, A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL, based on the popular 1983 film. A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL has a book by Joseph Robinette with music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL will be directed by Brandon Ivie and choreographed by Mara Newbery Greer. A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL will run eight times a week at the Millburn, New Jersey, theater from tonight, November 25, 2015, through January 3, 2016. The official press opening night is Sunday, November 29, at 7:00pm. Click below to watch highlights for the show!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Paper Mill's 'Ralphie's Christmas Wish' - A CHRISTMAS STORY Short Film!
by Stage Tube - Nov 17, 2015

Paper Mill Playhouse just released its first ever short film to accompany its run of A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL this winter. Click below to watch 'Ralphie's Christmas Wish', in which Ralphie grants Christmas wishes all over New Jersey!


Elena Shaddow Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Elena Shaddow been in?
Elena Shaddow has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Elena Shaddow been in?
Elena Shaddow has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Elena Shaddow's first West End show?
Elena Shaddow's first West End show was Show Boat which opened in 2006

What awards has Elena Shaddow been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Light in the Piazza and Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Se√Īor Discretion Himself .