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Emily Padgett

 
Bio:
Broadway: Side Show (Daisy Hilton), Rock of Ages (Sherrie Christian), Legally Blonde, and Grease. Regional: Side Show (La Jolla, San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Award; Kennedy Center, Helen Hayes Nomination), Waterfall (Pasadena Playhouse), White Noise (Royal George Theatre). First National Tour: ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Side Show (Daisy Hilton), Rock of Ages (Sherrie Christian), Legally Blonde, and Grease. Regional: Side Show (La Jolla, San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Award; Kennedy Center, Helen Hayes Nomination), Waterfall (Pasadena Playhouse), White Noise (Royal George Theatre). First National Tour: ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Kansas City Repertory Theatre World Premiere, 2018
Hazel Mackay
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Mrs. Bucket
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Helene
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Lucy Grant
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2014
Daisy Hilton
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2013
Alex
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]
Sherrie [Replacement]
Waitress #1 [Replacement]
Sherrie (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Ensemble
Patty Simcox (Understudy)
Sandy Dumbrowski (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Ensemble [Replacement]
District Attorney [Replacement]
Cece [Replacement]
Shandi (Understudy) [Replacement]
Pilar (Understudy) [Replacement]
Brooke Wyndam (Understudy) [Replacement]

Emily Padgett Biography

Broadway: Side Show (Daisy Hilton), Rock of Ages (Sherrie Christian), Legally Blonde, and Grease. Regional: Side Show (La Jolla, San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Award; Kennedy Center, Helen Hayes Nomination), Waterfall (Pasadena Playhouse), White Noise (Royal George Theatre). First National Tour: Grease (Sandy), Flashdance The Musical (Alex Owens). TV: "Louie," "America's Got Talent." NY Workshop: Nobody Loves You dir. Pam MacKinnon, Diner dir. Kathleen Marshall. Instagram/Twitter @MissEmPadgett

Emily Padgett Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical, HAYES Production
Emily PadgettSide Show

Emily Padgett News

BICA And Starring Buffalo Present Sondheim-Inspired COLOR AND LIGHT Art Exhibit Photo BICA And Starring Buffalo Present Sondheim-Inspired COLOR AND LIGHT Art Exhibit
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2022

The Buffalo Institute for Contemporary Art and Starring Buffalo are excited to present Color and Light, an exhibition in the lobby of Sheas 710 Theater that will accompany Starring Buffalo's production of Sunday in the Park with George. The exhibition takes the characters, songs, and script of the acclaimed musical as a point of departure and connection between works by contemporary artists.

BWW Review: Josh Young and Emily Padgett Invigorate VALJEAN, COSETTE AND A STRING QUA Photo BWW Review: Josh Young and Emily Padgett Invigorate VALJEAN, COSETTE AND A STRING QUARTET at The Green Room 42
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 13, 2022

For one special night the married Broadway stars present the Broadway music of the Eighties.

Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More This April at The Green Room 42 Photo Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney & More This April at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their April line-up for in-person performances. Located inside YOTEL Times Square (570 Tenth Avenue, Fourth Floor), The Green Room 42 is Broadway's newest and most spacious cabaret club.

Josh Young and Emily Padgett Will Bring VALJEAN, COSETTE AND A STRING QUARTET to the  Photo Josh Young and Emily Padgett Will Bring VALJEAN, COSETTE AND A STRING QUARTET to the Green Room 42
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 29, 2022

On April 9 (7pm), join Tony Award Nominee Josh Young and his wife, Broadway Star Emily Padgett at the Green Room 42, as they celebrate the decade that gave us Les Miserables, Phantom of The Opera and Cats - the decade where Stephen Sondheim and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber reached the pinnacle of their creative mastery: the 1980’s.

Josh Young And Emily Padgett to Lead Starring Buffalo's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORG Photo Josh Young And Emily Padgett to Lead Starring Buffalo's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

Tony Award Nominee Josh Young and five-time Broadway actress Emily Padgett will lead Starring Buffalo's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, presented in Starring Buffalo's signature staged concert format June 10 at 7:30pm and June 11 at 2pm and 7:30pm at Shea's 710 Theatre.

Broadway Veteran Emily Padgett-Young Joins the Faculty at Oakland University Photo Broadway Veteran Emily Padgett-Young Joins the Faculty at Oakland University
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 3, 2021

Emily Padgett-Young, a veteran of six Broadway shows, recently joined the faculty in the Department of Dance and Department of Theatre in the School of Music, Theatre and Dance at Oakland University in Rochester, Mich.

Wake Up With BWW 9/20: Inside AMERICAN UTOPIA Reopening, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/20: Inside AMERICAN UTOPIA Reopening, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2021

Today's top stories: Go inside the reopening of American Utopia, watch videos from West End Live, and more!

Toronto Symphony Orchestra Single Tickets On Sale September 16 for Concerts in First  Photo Toronto Symphony Orchestra Single Tickets On Sale September 16 for Concerts in First Half of Season
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021

Single tickets to the Toronto Symphony Orchestra's previously announced 2021/22 season will go on sale September 16, for concerts through to February 2022. Single tickets for the remainder of the season will go on sale at a later date when there are updated capacity limits during the winter/spring months. The first half of the season will feature shorter concerts with no intermission and works selected for smaller ensembles to allow for distance on stage.

BWW Interview: Broadway's Bonnie Milligan & Bill Fennelly Talk About SONGS FOR A NEW  Photo BWW Interview: Broadway's Bonnie Milligan & Bill Fennelly Talk About SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD at Flint Repertory Theatre!
by Katie Laban - Jul 22, 2021

Flint Repertory Theatre is presenting Songs for a New World by Jason Robert Brown starring Broadway’s Bonnie Milligan, Emily Padgett, Cory Shorter, and Josh Young. The outdoor concert is taking place July 23rd and July 24th. BWW Detroit had a chance to speak with Director Bill Fennelly and Milligan about it and the importance of live theatre.

Bonnie Milligan, Emily Padgett and Josh Young Will Star in SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD at F Photo Bonnie Milligan, Emily Padgett and Josh Young Will Star in SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD at Flint Repertory Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021

SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD is directed by Bill Fennelly (Frankenstein), Choreographed by Valerie Salgado, Music Direction by Brian Buckner and features Lighting Design by Chelsie McPhilimy, Costume Design by Kate Nelson and Sound Design by Matthew Tibbs.

Emily Padgett Videos

Josh Young and Emily Padgett Will Bring VALJEAN, COSETTE AND A STRING QUARTET to the  Videoplay
Josh Young and Emily Padgett Will Bring VALJEAN, COSETTE AND A STRING QUARTET to the Green Room 42

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 29, 2022

On April 9 (7pm), join Tony Award Nominee Josh Young and his wife, Broadway Star Emily Padgett at the Green Room 42, as they celebrate the decade that gave us Les Miserables, Phantom of The Opera and Cats - the decade where Stephen Sondheim and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber reached the pinnacle of their creative mastery: the 1980’s.

Broadway Rewind: SIDE SHOW Returns to Broadway! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: SIDE SHOW Returns to Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 29, 2020

Today we rewind to 2014, when Side Show was getting ready to return to Broadway at the St. James Theatre, where it played for 56 performances.

BWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night! Videoplay
BWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2019

The sun is gonna shine today because its the birthday of the legendary actor and comedian Steve Martin! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at his Tony-nominated musical Bright Star that he wrote the score for with Edie Brickell. Get a peek inside the show's opening night with Martin and Brickell alongside cast members including Carmen Cusack, Paul Alexander Nolan, and more! Check out the full video!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At LAST DAYS OF SUMMER at Kansas City Rep Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At LAST DAYS OF SUMMER at Kansas City Rep

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 17, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Kansas City Repertory Theatre first show of its 20182019 season - the World Premiere musical, LAST DAYS OF SUMMER, now on stage through September 30, 2018. Check out video of the cast in action below!

VIDEO: Corey Cott & More Star in New Musical LAST DAYS OF SUMMER at Kansas City Rep Videoplay
VIDEO: Corey Cott & More Star in New Musical LAST DAYS OF SUMMER at Kansas City Rep

by Alan Henry - Sep 14, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Kansas City Repertory Theatre first show of its 20182019 season - the World Premiere musical, LAST DAYS OF SUMMER, now on stage through September 30, 2018.

Wedding Bells Ring for Emily Padgett and Josh Young Videoplay
Wedding Bells Ring for Emily Padgett and Josh Young

by Julie Musbach - Jun 4, 2018

Congratulations and best wishes go out to Broadway stars Emily Padgett and Josh Young who celebrated their wedding yesterday! Padgett shared the news on instagram following the couple's engagement in January of 2017.

VIDEO: Christian Borle & CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Perform Medley on THE V Videoplay
VIDEO: Christian Borle & CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Cast Perform Medley on THE VIEW

by Caryn Robbins - Oct 31, 2017

On today's THE VIEW, Tony Award winner Christine Borle and the cast of Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY performed a medley of songs, including 'The Candy Man.' Check out the appearance below!

VIDEO: Cast of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Perform on 'WENDY WILLIAMS' Videoplay
VIDEO: Cast of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Perform on 'WENDY WILLIAMS'

by Caryn Robbins - Oct 25, 2017

On today's WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW, the cast of Broadway's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY performs the high-energy number 'Queen of Pop,' featuring Trista Dollison as Violet Beauregarde, Alan Green, as her indulgent daddy

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 21, 2017

The new Broadway musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is currently in performances at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street) and officially opens Sunday, April 23, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a sweet first look at the cast in action below!

VIDEO: Samantha Massell, Emily Padgett and Carrie St. Louis Sing 'C'est la Vie' by B*Witched
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Last weekend, a company of Broadway favorites gathered at Feinstein's/54 Below for '54 Sings One-Hit Wonders,' a concert celebrating those pop songs you can sing every lyric to but don't know anything else by that artist/group. Below, watch Samantha Massell (Fiddler on the Roof), Emily Padgett (Bright Star, Sweet Charity) and Carrie St. Louis (Wicked, Rock of Ages) sing 'C'est la Vie' by B*Witched!


Emily Padgett Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Emily Padgett been in?
Emily Padgett has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Emily Padgett been in?
Emily Padgett has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Emily Padgett been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical, HAYES Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Side Show .