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Gianna Yanelli

 
Bio:
Gianna Yanelli is a New York-based actress who made her Broadway debut in the original cast of Mean Girls. She performed at the Tony Awards, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and SNL. Gianna also appeared on Law and Order: SVU. Regional: Saturday Night Fever (Annette), Fiddler on the Roof (Hodel, ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Gianna Yanelli is a New York-based actress who made her Broadway debut in the original cast of Mean Girls. She performed at the Tony Awards, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and SNL. Gianna also appeared on Law and Order: SVU. Regional: Saturday Night Fever (Annette), Fiddler on the Roof (Hodel, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
Janis Sarkisian (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
National Theatre World Premiere, 2017
Performer
  [Regional (US)]
Connecticut Rep Production, 2014
Ensemble

Photos

Dant  Jeanfelix, Kennedy Kanagawa, Bill Coyne, Lauren Zakrin & Gianna Yanelli Photo

Dant Jeanfelix, Kennedy Kanagawa, Bill Coyne, Lauren Zakrin & Gianna Yanelli

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Date:
07/17/2019
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Dant Jeanfelix, Kennedy Kanagawa, Bill Coyne, Lauren Zakrin, Gianna Yanelli & Ben Schrager

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Date:
07/17/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble

Janis Sarkisian (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
National Theatre World Premiere, 2017
Performer

  [Regional (US)]
Connecticut Rep Production, 2014
Ensemble

Gianna Yanelli Biography

Gianna Yanelli is a New York-based actress who made her Broadway debut in the original cast of Mean Girls. She performed at the Tony Awards, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and SNL. Gianna also appeared on Law and Order: SVU. Regional: Saturday Night Fever (Annette), Fiddler on the Roof (Hodel, Barrymore nomination), Junie B. Jones (Junie B.) BFA MT Texas State University.




Gianna Yanelli News

Laura Bell Bundy, Kimberley Locke & More Announced for The Green Room 42 March Lineup Photo Laura Bell Bundy, Kimberley Locke & More Announced for The Green Room 42 March Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 25, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their March 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.

George Salazar and Joe Iconis, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss & More This Month at Feinste Photo George Salazar and Joe Iconis, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss & More This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2022

This 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.

Ali Ewoldt, Tavi Gevinson & More to Star in 54/54/54 Photo Ali Ewoldt, Tavi Gevinson & More to Star in 54/54/54
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2022

After three long years, it’s back. Come witness the longest setlist in Feinstein’s/54 Below history as 54 singers perform 54-second versions of their favorite songs, ranging from musical theatre, to pop, to originals, and everything in between. 

DeAnne Stewart, Jakeim Hart & More to Star in REAL PEOPLE THINGS at Feinstein's/54 Be Photo DeAnne Stewart, Jakeim Hart & More to Star in REAL PEOPLE THINGS at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 18, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present DeAnne Stewart (Jagged Little Pill), Jakeim Hart (Sing Street), Gianna Yanelli (Mean Girls) and Alan Mendez in REAL PEOPLE THINGS, an original musical written by Janey Miles Feingold and Bela Konstancja Kawalec on February 10th at 9:45pm. 

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Maine Awards; YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN at Ogunqui Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Maine Awards; YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN at Ogunquit Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Maine Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Maine Awards; Ogunquit's ESCAPE TO MARGARIT Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Maine Awards; Ogunquit's ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Maine Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

VIDEO: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse Photo VIDEO: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2021

Trade one quaint New England seacoast village for another this fall with the world premiere of Mystic Pizza: A New Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse. Get a first look at video of the production!

VIDEO: Meet the Girls of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse Photo VIDEO: Meet the Girls of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2021

Trade one quaint New England seacoast village for another this fall with the world premiere of Mystic Pizza: A New Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse. Through October 2, 2021, Ogunquit Playhouse's 25,000-square-foot, open-air Leary Pavilion is hosting the new musical based on the beloved 1988 romantic comedy that launched the career of Julia Roberts. 

VIDEO: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse Photo VIDEO: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

Trade one quaint New England seacoast village for another this fall with the world premiere of Mystic Pizza: A New Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse. Through October 2, 2021, Ogunquit Playhouse's 25,000-square-foot, open-air Leary Pavilion is hosting the new musical based on the beloved 1988 romantic comedy that launched the career of Julia Roberts.

BWW Review: MYSTIC PIZZA - A NEW MUSICAL at Ogunquit Playhouse Photo BWW Review: MYSTIC PIZZA - A NEW MUSICAL at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Dan Marois - Sep 7, 2021

This world premiere is among the best of those presented by Ogunquit Playhouse with a charming, light-hearted story, an incredibly talented cast, costuming that you might still find in the clothes closet in the attic, and a string of 1980s tunes that will have you reminiscing about big hair, neon colors and shoulder pads.

Gianna Yanelli Videos

VIDEO: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of MYSTIC PIZZA at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2021

Trade one quaint New England seacoast village for another this fall with the world premiere of Mystic Pizza: A New Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse. Get a first look at video of the production!

VIDEO: Ellyn Marsh as Tina Fey, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Gerald Caesar and More Take on VideoVIDEO: Ellyn Marsh as Tina Fey, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Gerald Caesar and More Take on MEAN GIRLS in a Social Distance Parody
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2020

Ellyn Marsh appears as the iconic comedian Tina Fey, as well as Hornberger portraying all three of the North Shore high 'plastics.'

BWW TV: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas at Broadway Sessions! VideoBWW TV: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas at Broadway Sessions!
by Ben Cameron - Dec 24, 2019

Happy Holidays from Broadway Sessions! Our Annual All-Star Holiday Show this past Thursday the 19th was such a joyous occasion. Belting, tapping, singalongs and laughing- oh my! Our All-Star lineup included Paige Davis (Chicago, Trading Spaces), Patrick Page (Hadestown) Jewelle Blackman (Hadestown), Max Chernin (Sunday in The Park), Rhaamell Burke-Missouri (King Kong), Hernando Umana (School of Rock), Nicole Vanessa Ortiz (Smokey Joe's Cafe), Riza Takahashi (Mean Girls), Gianna Yanelli (Mean Girls), Jessica Juanich (Bat Out Of Hell), Imari Hardon (Avenue Q), Robert Mantano (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Eric Sebek (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), The Honey Taps, Colleen Harris, Michael Kirk Lane, Katryna Marttala, and Anthony Fett. 

VIDEO: Taylor Louderman Sings a Medley of MEAN GIRLS, KINKY BOOTS, BRING IT ON, and M VideoVIDEO: Taylor Louderman Sings a Medley of MEAN GIRLS, KINKY BOOTS, BRING IT ON, and More!
by Stage Tube - Jun 3, 2019

Taylor Louderman recently performed a medley of songs from her career, arranged by music director Benjamin Rauhala (at the piano) entitled 'The #SlayLizLou Medley,' based on Rauhala's nickname for Louderman.

VIDEO: New MEAN GIRLS Cast Members And Original Faves Get Fetch In Latest Footage! VideoVIDEO: New MEAN GIRLS Cast Members And Original Faves Get Fetch In Latest Footage!
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2019

This spring, Mean Girls on Broadway welcomed a new set of adult women in Tony Award-nominee Jennifer Simard and a brand new number two for Regina George, Krystina Alabado, who has stepped into the fabulous shoes of Gretchen Weiners.

BWW TV Exclusive: MEAN GIRLS Cast Makes Nice at Broadway Sessions! VideoBWW TV Exclusive: MEAN GIRLS Cast Makes Nice at Broadway Sessions!
by Ben Cameron - Apr 21, 2019

The cast of Mean Girls made 'fetch' happen in a big way at Broadway Sessions recently. Cast members Rick Younger, Jonalyn Saxer, DeMarius Copes, Talya Rae Groves, Ashley De LaRosa, Riza Takahashi, Brittany Nicholas, Myles, McHale, Iain Young, Chris Medlin and Gianna Yanelli brought the talent and the funny til the wee hours of the morning. Mean? Maybe not. Fabulous? Absolutely! Enjoy these highlights here.

VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS' Kyle Selig Chats with Broadway ASMR VideoVIDEO: MEAN GIRLS' Kyle Selig Chats with Broadway ASMR
by Stage Tube - Feb 20, 2019

Kyle Selig, who currently stars as Aaron Samuels in Mean Girls on Broadway, recently sat down with Morgan Reynolds in an all new episode of Broadway ASMR.

VIDEO: The Stars of MEAN GIRLS Are 'Rockin' Around the Pole' This Holiday Season VideoVIDEO: The Stars of MEAN GIRLS Are 'Rockin' Around the Pole' This Holiday Season
by Stage Tube - Dec 7, 2018

The Hot Elves of Mean Girls on Broadway have a holiday treat for all you nice girls and boys out there. Hear the song to match the iconic choreo, as the Plastics hit the recording studio for a merry recording of 'Rockin' Around the Pole'. See all the holiday fun below!

VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Perform 'Fearless' on the Parade VideoVIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Perform 'Fearless' on the Parade
by Robert Diamond - Nov 22, 2018

How fetch! Mean Girls performed 'Fearless' on today's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and we've got the video!

VIDEO: Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed in the Music Video for MEAN GIRLS' 'I'd Rather Be M VideoVIDEO: Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed in the Music Video for MEAN GIRLS' 'I'd Rather Be Me'
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2018

Broadway's Mean Girls and Atlantic Records have released the official music video for 'I'd Rather Be Me' from the award-winning hit musical featuring Barrett Wilbert Weed, who currently performs as Janis Sarkisian in the show.  The video had its exclusive premiere yesterday via Rolling Stone, who called it both 'empowering' and 'uplifting.'  'I'd Rather Be Me' is featured on the 'Mean Girls Original Cast Recording,' out now.  The 'Mean Girls Original Cast Recording,' was produced by Jeff Richmond, Nell Benjamin, Tina Fey, Mary-Mitchell Campbell and Lorne Michaels and co-produced by Pete Ganbarg, Craig Rosen and John Clancy.


Gianna Yanelli Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gianna Yanelli been in?
Gianna Yanelli has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Gianna Yanelli been in?
Gianna Yanelli has not appeared in the West End