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Gizel Jimenez

Also Credited As: Gizel Jiménez
 
Bio:
Gizel recurs on Showtime's Dexter: New Blood and plays a substantial role in Lin Manuel Miranda's Netflix film, Tick, Tick...Boom! She made her Broadway debut as Nessarose in Wicked. Off-Broadway: Avenue Q (first ethnic actor to portray Kate Monster), Miss You Like Hell (Drama Desk and Lucille ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Gizel recurs on Showtime's Dexter: New Blood and plays a substantial role in Lin Manuel Miranda's Netflix film, Tick, Tick...Boom! She made her Broadway debut as Nessarose in Wicked. Off-Broadway: Avenue Q (first ethnic actor to portray Kate Monster), Miss You Like Hell (Drama Desk and Lucille ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Powerhouse Season Workshop, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater New York Premiere, 2018
Olivia
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at The Public Theater Off-Broadway, 2016
Clara
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
La Jolla Playhouse World Premiere Production, 2015
Performer
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2010
Peformer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Transfer, 2009
Lucy [Replacement]
Lucy [Replacement]
Lucy [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Nessarose [Replacement]

Gizel Jimenez Biography

Gizel recurs on Showtime's Dexter: New Blood and plays a substantial role in Lin Manuel Miranda's Netflix film, Tick, Tick...Boom! She made her Broadway debut as Nessarose in Wicked. Off-Broadway: Avenue Q (first ethnic actor to portray Kate Monster), Miss You Like Hell (Drama Desk and Lucille Lortel nominations), Big River (Encores!), and Party People. Starred at NYS&F in Alice By Heart; Williamstown in Marsha Norman’s Secret Soldiers. National tour: West Side Story. TV: NBC’s Law & Order SVU, HBO's Divorced, Neighbors (web series). www.gizeljimenez.com @giz_zy




Gizel Jimenez News

LISTEN: TICK, TICK...BOOM! Releases 'Sextet Montage' From SUPERBIA Photo LISTEN: TICK, TICK...BOOM! Releases 'Sextet Montage' From SUPERBIA
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2022

Tick, Tick...Boom! has released the song 'Sextet Montage' playing in the film during the workshop of Superbia, in honor of Jonathan Larson’s 62nd birthday. The song features Gizel Jimenez and Joshua Henry.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Berkshires Awards; Barrington's A CROSSING  Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Berkshires Awards; Barrington's A CROSSING Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Berkshires 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 Berkshires Awards; Barrington Stage's A CRO Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Berkshires Awards; Barrington Stage's A CROSSING Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

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

Photos: TICK, TICK... BOOM! Has its Official New York Premiere Photo Photos: TICK, TICK... BOOM! Has its Official New York Premiere
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 16, 2021

In attendance were Lin-Manuel Miranda (Director/Producer), Andrew Garfield (Cast), Alexandra Shipp (Cast), Vanessa Hudgens (Cast), Robin de Jes√ļs (Cast), Judith Light (cast), Joshua Henry (Cast), Ben Levi Ross (Cast), Steven Levenson (Writer/EP), Brian Grazer (Producer), and Julie Oh (Producer).

Gizel Jimenez, Andrew Kober, Sean Allan Krill, Heath Saunders, Jane Bruce and More Wi Photo Gizel Jimenez, Andrew Kober, Sean Allan Krill, Heath Saunders, Jane Bruce and More Will Join Writer Zack Zadek at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2021

Zack will celebrate the return of live music with a set of never-before-heard songs from his musicals in development, intimately performed with a full band and special guests. Ellie Heyman directs. Valerie Novakoff produces.

Janice Acevedo, Keith Contreras, Matt DaSilva & More to Star in GET YOUR PINK HANDS O Photo Janice Acevedo, Keith Contreras, Matt DaSilva & More to Star in GET YOUR PINK HANDS OFF ME SUCKA AND GIVE ME BACK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2021

Barrington Stage Company has announced casting for¬†Get Your¬†Pink¬†Hands¬†Off Me Sucka and Give Me Back¬†by¬†Daniella De Jes√ļs, the Grand Prize winner of the 2021 Bonnie and Terry Burman New Play Award.

Sharrod Williams' Award-Winning Web Series, NEIGHBORS Released on YouTube Photo Sharrod Williams' Award-Winning Web Series, NEIGHBORS Released on YouTube
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 26, 2021

The series tells the story of recently unemployed actors and best friends as they navigate pandemic life, new interracial relationships, and a secret that threatens their friendship for good.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Sharrod Williams' New Web-Series, NEIGHBORS‚Ä" Premieres Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Sharrod Williams' New Web-Series, NEIGHBORS‚Ä" Premieres November 8!
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2020

Created by, written by, and starring Sharrod Williams (Cats, Tuck Everlasting, Hamilton - Chicago), NEIGHBORS is a seven-episode web-series that celebrates love, friendship, BIPOC, and the LGBTQ experience. Premiering November 8, the series tells the story of unemployed actors and best friends Sharrod and Joey (Joey Rosario, Guys and Dolls - Asolo Rep.), as they navigate pandemic life, new interracial relationships, and a secret that threatens their friendship for good.

VIDEO: Carolee Carmello, Jose Llana, Telly Leung & More Show Support for Biden/Harris Photo VIDEO: Carolee Carmello, Jose Llana, Telly Leung & More Show Support for Biden/Harris in 'The Soul of The Nation' Music Video
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

Prominent members of the Broadway Community joined together to sing their support for the Biden/Harris Presidential ticket in 'Soul of the Nation', lyrics (sung) by Christine Toy Johnson and (spoken) Notorious Pink, music by Kim D. Sherman and Scott Killian.

Phylicia Rashad, Fred Armisen, and Christine Ebersole Announced as Music Conservatory Photo Phylicia Rashad, Fred Armisen, and Christine Ebersole Announced as Music Conservatory of Westchester Virtual Gala Honorees
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2020

When superstars support music education, they do it in a big way. On Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 7pm, the Music Conservatory of Westchester will present its 19th Annual Gala virtually, and it will be nothing short of spectacular.

Gizel Jimenez Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Sharrod Williams' New Web-Series, NEIGHBORS‚Ä" Premieres Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Sharrod Williams' New Web-Series, NEIGHBORS‚Ä" Premieres November 8!

by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2020

Created by, written by, and starring Sharrod Williams (Cats, Tuck Everlasting, Hamilton - Chicago), NEIGHBORS is a seven-episode web-series that celebrates love, friendship, BIPOC, and the LGBTQ experience. Premiering November 8, the series tells the story of unemployed actors and best friends Sharrod and Joey (Joey Rosario, Guys and Dolls - Asolo Rep.), as they navigate pandemic life, new interracial relationships, and a secret that threatens their friendship for good.

VIDEO: Mykal Kilgore, Gizel Jimenez, and Kathryn Allison Perform 'Token Goat Song' by Videoplay
VIDEO: Mykal Kilgore, Gizel Jimenez, and Kathryn Allison Perform 'Token Goat Song' by Rona Siddiqui as Part of WICKED's Flying Free Series

by Stage Tube - Jul 21, 2020

As part of the Flying Free: Wicked Inspired Songs series (presented with ASCAP), watch an all new video of 'Token Goat Song', written by Rona Siddiqui, filmed last year and performed by Broadway's Mykal Kilgore with WICKED alums Gizel Jiménez and Kathryn Allison.

Video Flashback: 'Kansas City' From Goodspeed's 2017 Production of OKLAHOMA! Videoplay
Video Flashback: 'Kansas City' From Goodspeed's 2017 Production of OKLAHOMA!

by Stage Tube - Jun 22, 2020

Goodspeed has released a new Staff Pick video, featuring Kansas City from Oklahoma!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Ana
Isabelle and More in Highlights from EVITA at Asolo Rep Videoplay
BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Ana Isabelle and More in Highlights from EVITA at Asolo Rep

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2017

Asolo Rep presents Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning masterpiece EVITA. Directed and choreographed by Josh Rhodes (Broadway: Bright Star, It Shoulda Been You, Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella, First Date; West End: Carousel, Sweeney Todd; Asolo Rep: Guys and Dolls), the musical opens tomorrow, November 18, and runs through December 30 in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts. Check out exclusive highlights from the show below!

VIDEO: We 'Cain't Say No' to Highlights from OKLAHOMA! at Goodspeed Musicals Videoplay
VIDEO: We 'Cain't Say No' to Highlights from OKLAHOMA! at Goodspeed Musicals

by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

'People will say we're in love' with this wild western cast of Rodgers and Hammerstein's beloved Oklahoma! Having directed last summer's hit Bye Bye Birdie Jenn Thompson returns to Goodspeed to take on the show that changed American musicals forever. For the first time at Goodspeed, this country classic will welcome city slickers, cowboys and everyone in between! So kick up your boots and join us for this lively and legendary musical which runs now through September 23 at The Goodspeed in East Haddam, Conn. The show opens tonight, August 2, and BroadwayWorld has highlights below!

BWW TV: Mysteries Are Deep and Wide in Encores! BIG RIVER Featuring Nicholas Barasch, Kyle Scatliffe, and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 8, 2017

First up in Encores! 2017 season is Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the Tony Award-winning musical based on Mark Twain's classic American novel.

BWW TV: Climb Aboard with Nicholas Barasch, Kyle Scatliffe & the Cast of Encores! BIG RIVER
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 31, 2017

First up in Encores! 2017 season is Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the Tony Award-winning musical based on Mark Twain's classic American novel. Big River will star Nicholas Barasch, Patrice Covington, Andrew Cristi, Wayne Duvall, Mike Evariste, Charlie Franklin, Annie Golden, Katherine A. Guy, Megan Masako Haley, Adrianna Hicks, Zachary Infante, Gizel Jimenez, Andrew Kruep, John-Michael Lyles, Cass Morgan, Tom Nelis, David Pittu, Tom Alan Robbins, Horace V. Rogers, Kyle Scatliffe, Christopher Sieber, and Lauren Worsham. 

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Perry Young, Matthew J. Harris and More in Highlights of Walnut Street's IN THE HEIGHTS
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2013

Walnut Street Theatre opens its landmark 205th season with the groundbreaking 21st century musical IN THE HEIGHTS. Directed by Bruce Lumpkin, with choreography by Michelle Gaudette, this exhilarating musical about chasing your dreams and finding your true home, opens tonight, September 11th, and runs through October 20th on the WST Mainstage. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Stars of BROADWAY SINGS SELENA Share Selena Experiences
by Stage Tube - Mar 30, 2013

Celebrating the life of Mexican-American superstar Selena Quintanilla-Perez, BROADWAY SINGS SELENA will welcome a starry cast of Broadway's best performers; presented at Off-Broadway's The Underground Theatre on April 1st. The show will be directed by Jay Levy. In anticipation of the show, the stars share their Selena experiences and talk about the upcoming tribute, set for the 18th anniversary of the late Tex-Mex singer's death. Watch below!

STAGE TUBE: WEST SIDE STORY National Tour Lip-Syncs 'Call Me Maybe'
by Stage Tube - Jun 22, 2012

The cast of the Broadway First National Tour of West Side Story put together a fun lip-sync video of the pop hit 'Call Me Maybe' by Carly Rae Jepsen. BroadwayWorld brings you the spoof below, featuring the cast backstage and more!


Gizel Jimenez Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gizel Jimenez been in?
Gizel Jimenez has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Gizel Jimenez been in?
Gizel Jimenez has not appeared in the West End