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Hannah Elless

 
Bio:
Hannah returns to Broadway after making her debut in the revival of Stephen Schwartz's Godspell. TV/Film: "Glee" (FOX), The Lake Effect, Before Winter and the upcoming film When Mary Met Ally. Off-B'way: The Other Josh Cohen. Select theatre: Hamlet (Ophelia), Phaedra (Aricia), Henry V (Katharine), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Hannah returns to Broadway after making her debut in the revival of Stephen Schwartz's Godspell. TV/Film: "Glee" (FOX), The Lake Effect, Before Winter and the upcoming film When Mary Met Ally. Off-B'way: The Other Josh Cohen. Select theatre: Hamlet (Ophelia), Phaedra (Aricia), Henry V (Katharine), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Asolo Repertory Theatre World Premiere, 2020
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Jess
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
East Coast Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2019
Joon
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Revival, 2018
Nellie Ewell
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
Old Globe Theatre World Premiere, 2017
Joon
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Margo Crawford
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Performer [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2002
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Premiere, 2012
A Bunch of Other People / Drums

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
Asolo Repertory Theatre World Premiere, 2020
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Jess

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
East Coast Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse, 2019
Joon

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Revival, 2018
Nellie Ewell

  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
Old Globe Theatre World Premiere, 2017
Joon

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Margo Crawford

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Performer [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2002
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Premiere, 2012
A Bunch of Other People / Drums

Hannah Elless Biography

Hannah returns to Broadway after making her debut in the revival of Stephen Schwartz's Godspell. TV/Film: "Glee" (FOX), The Lake Effect, Before Winter and the upcoming film When Mary Met Ally. Off-B'way: The Other Josh Cohen. Select theatre: Hamlet (Ophelia), Phaedra (Aricia), Henry V (Katharine), Private Lives (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre). Ms. Elless is also an accomplished musician, playing more than six instruments. For my Grandfather, @HannahElless




Hannah Elless News

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month Photo AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns to the Green Room 42 This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

AT THIS PERFORMANCE…  returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys, Understudies and Alternates from A STRANGE LOOP; HADESTOWN; MR. SATURDAY NIGHT; MRS. DOUBTFIRE; THE BOOK OF MORMON;  GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY and ROMEO & BERNADETTE on Monday, June 20th at 7 PM.   

Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERF Photo Standbys, Understudies and Alternates From A STRANGE LOOP & More to Join AT THIS PERFORMANCE... at The Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 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, June 20th ¬†at The Green Room 42, Green Fig, Fourth Floor, Yotel NYC, 570 Tenth Avenue (at 42nd Street), New York, NY 10036 at 7 PM.

Erika Henningsen, Donna Lynne Champlin, Rachel Bay Jones, and More Set For RODGERS &  Photo Erika Henningsen, Donna Lynne Champlin, Rachel Bay Jones, and More Set For RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN: A BROADWAY CELEBRATION
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2022

Transport Group has announced that Rodgers & Hammerstein: A Broadway Celebration will be the next installment in its Anne L. Bernstein Concert Series on Monday, June 27, 2022, at 8pm in Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Center, 129 West 67 Street.

Ahrens & Flaherty's World Premiere Musical KNOXVILLE to Release Original Cast Recordi Photo Ahrens & Flaherty's World Premiere Musical KNOXVILLE to Release Original Cast Recording in Fall 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Following its run at Asolo Repertory Theatre, the world premiere musical KNOXVILLE will receive an Original Cast Recording. The album features all new music by Stephen Flaherty and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens.

Photos: First Look at Jason Danieley & More in the World Premiere of KNOXVILLE Photo Photos: First Look at Jason Danieley & More in the World Premiere of KNOXVILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Asolo Repertory Theatre is presenting the world premiere of the new musical KNOXVILLE. The project reunites Frank Galati, Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, the Tony Award-winning creative team behind Broadway's Ragtime.

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.¬†

Photos: Jason Danieley, Nathan Salstone & More in KNOXVILLE Rehearsals Photo Photos: Jason Danieley, Nathan Salstone & More in KNOXVILLE Rehearsals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

Based on James Agee‚Äôs autobiographical, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel,¬†A Death in the Family, the story begins as Agee struggles to write his greatest work‚ÄĒabout the event that touched his young life and the effect it had on his mother, his town, and his own future.

BWW Interview: Paul Gordon And Robert Kelley of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY at TheatreWorks Photo BWW Interview: Paul Gordon And Robert Kelley of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Team Up to Bring Another Jane Austen Novel to Glorious Musical Life
by Jim Munson - Mar 4, 2022

BroadwayWorld talks to composer Paul Gordon and director Robert Kelley about their collaboration on a glorious new musical adaptation of Jane Austen's 'Sense and Sensibility' which runs live onstage at TheatreWorks in Palo Alto from March 9th to April 3rd.

Jason Danieley & More to Star in World Premiere of Ahrens & Flaherty's KNOXVILLE Photo Jason Danieley & More to Star in World Premiere of Ahrens & Flaherty's KNOXVILLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 2, 2022

Asolo Repertory Theatre has announced full casting for the world premiere of the new musical KNOXVILLE. KNOXVILLE begins previews on April 15, opens on April 23, and runs through May 11, in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts. 

See Jason Robert Brown, Luann de Lesseps & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo See Jason Robert Brown, Luann de Lesseps & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 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.

Hannah Elless Videos

Broadway Rewind: The Sun Shines Again for BRIGHT STAR VideoBroadway Rewind: The Sun Shines Again for BRIGHT STAR
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 8, 2020

Today we rewind to 2016, when Bright Star arrived on Broadway. The musical opened on March 24 at the Cort Theatre, where it ran for 109 performances.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Liz Callaway Sing from Carmel Dean's WELL-BEHAVED WOMEN VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Liz Callaway Sing from Carmel Dean's WELL-BEHAVED WOMEN
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2020

Broadway ladies united earlier this month for the world premiere of Award-winning composer Carmel Dean's Well-Behaved Women. The cast included: LaChanze, Liz Callaway, Natascia Diaz, Melissa Rose Hirsh, Bonnie Milligan, Katie Thompson, Kuhoo Verma, Sasha Allen, AndreŐĀa Burns, Hannah Elless and Barbara Walsh. Watch an exclusive song from the show, performed by Liz Callaway as¬†Neil Armstrong's wife, Janet Armstrong.¬†

VIDEO: LaChanze & Celia Rose Gooding Talk Making History on Broadway on TODAY VideoVIDEO: LaChanze & Celia Rose Gooding Talk Making History on Broadway on TODAY
by Stage Tube - Dec 24, 2019

Tony winner LaChanze, who is currently starring in a?oeA Christmas Carol,a?? and her daughter Celia Rose Gooding, who is making her Broadway debut in a?oeJagged Little Pill,a?? stopped by TODAY on Tuesday to talk about making Broadway history! 

VIDEO: Jai Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Discuss What it Means  VideoVIDEO: Jai Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Discuss What it Means to Play Tiny Tim as Disabled Kids
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

Two boys share the role of Tiny Tim in Broadway's new production of A Christmas Carol. But that's not all they share.

BWW TV: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Kicks Off the Holiday Season on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Kicks Off the Holiday Season on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 21, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, opened on Broadway last night, November 20, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and we're taking you to inside the festivities below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, is currently in previews on Broadway this holiday season, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story.  The production began previews on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), and will open on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. 

BWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night! VideoBWW 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: First Look at Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper  VideoVIDEO: First Look at Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Apr 26, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil. Benny & Joon began performances Thursday, April 4, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Benny & Joon is presented by special arrangement with Larry Hirschhorn. Opening Night is set for Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 7:00pm.

VIDEO: Watch Clips of Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper VideoVIDEO: Watch Clips of Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil. Benny & Joon began performances Thursday, April 4, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Benny & Joon is presented by special arrangement with Larry Hirschhorn. Opening Night is set for Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 7:00pm.

BWW TV: Hannah Elless, Bryce Pinkham & More Preview Paper Mill's BENNY & JOON! VideoBWW TV: Hannah Elless, Bryce Pinkham & More Preview Paper Mill's BENNY & JOON!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 24, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse will soon present the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil.


Hannah Elless Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Hannah Elless been in?
Hannah Elless has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Hannah Elless been in?
Hannah Elless has not appeared in the West End