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Heather Makalani

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2020
Kissy Face
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Performer [Replacement]
Jasmine (Understudy) [Replacement]






Heather Makalani News

THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATION to Have Presentations This Week Starring Hunter Fost Photo THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATION to Have Presentations This Week Starring Hunter Foster & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 25, 2022

On Thursday, October 27 and Friday, October 28, Ken Davenport will be hosting presentations of the new musical THE GRISWOLDS’ BROADWAY VACATION with book, music, and lyrics by David Rossmer and Steve Rosen and directed and choreographed by Donna Feore.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATION World Premiere With  Photo VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATION World Premiere With Hunter Foster, Kate Rockwell & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2022

The Griswolds are heading out on their next family vacation with the world premiere of the laugh-out-loud musical comedy The Griswolds’ Broadway Vacation, and The 5th Avenue Theatre has shared a sneak peek at rehearsals. Get a first look inside rehearsals below!

Kate Rockwell and Hunter Foster Will Lead Premiere of THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATIO Photo Kate Rockwell and Hunter Foster Will Lead Premiere of THE GRISWOLDS' BROADWAY VACATION at 5th Avenue Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 11, 2022

The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced that Broadway's Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls, Bring it On: The Musical, Legally Blonde) and Hunter Foster (Little Shop of Horrors, The Producers, The Bridges of Madison County) will star as Ellen and Clark Griswold in the upcoming world premiere of the laugh-out-loud new musical comedy The Griswolds' Broadway Vacation.

BROADWAY SESSIONS Bids Adieu To The Laurie Beechman Theatre After 10 Years Photo BROADWAY SESSIONS Bids Adieu To The Laurie Beechman Theatre After 10 Years
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2022

Broadway Sessions, the beloved long running musical theatre variety show will play its final show at The Laurie Beechman Theatre this coming Thursday evening, June 23rd.

Photos: CABARET ON THE COUCH Celebrates Two Years At The Green Room 42 Photo Photos: CABARET ON THE COUCH Celebrates Two Years At The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 28, 2022

The award winning series Cabaret on the Couch rang in their second anniversary last weekend with a celebration at The Green Room 42.

WATCH: ALADDIN on Broadway Surprises Audience Member With Vacation Giveaway Photo WATCH: ALADDIN on Broadway Surprises Audience Member With Vacation Giveaway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

Michael James Scott¬†(Genie) surprised a lucky guest ‚Äď the 888th¬†ticketholder scanned at the theatre that afternoon ‚Äď with a cruise¬†aboard Disney Cruise Line‚Äôs newest ship, the¬†Disney Wish. The giveaway was announced during curtain call in front of the sold-out audience.

ALADDIN to Celebrate 8th Anniversary on Broadway This Sunday Photo ALADDIN to Celebrate 8th Anniversary on Broadway This Sunday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2022

Aladdin, the hit musical based on the Academy Award¬ģ-winning animated film, will celebrate its 8th¬†anniversary on Broadway this Sunday, March 20, 2022. The hit musical opened at the New Amsterdam Theatre to critical acclaim on March 20, 2014 and quickly established itself as one of the biggest new blockbusters in recent years.

Ben Bogen, Heather Makalani, Michelle Beth Herman & More To Celebrate Two Years Of CA Photo Ben Bogen, Heather Makalani, Michelle Beth Herman & More To Celebrate Two Years Of CABARET ON THE COUCH at the Green Room 42
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 10, 2022

The party is on, and you're all invited! Join Cabaret on the Couch for an anniversary celebration, as they ring in two years of arts advocacy on March 18th at 7:00pm. As always, we'll be joined by an incredible lineup of rising star talent, and rising star guests both new and old, as we continue our mission to support arts organizations in New York City and beyond! Bring those party hats and get ready to celebrate. Cake not included!

Emma Pittman Leads Industry Reading Of THE AVIATRIX: A NEW MUSICAL Photo Emma Pittman Leads Industry Reading Of THE AVIATRIX: A NEW MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 21, 2022

An industry reading of the new musical, The Aviatrix, was presented today at Pearl Studios. The new musical features book and lyrics by Lily Dwoskin and music by Casey O'Neil. The reading was music directed by Austin Nuckols and directed by Ellie Handel.

Photos: Jonathan Freeman Takes Final Bows In ALADDIN Photo Photos: Jonathan Freeman Takes Final Bows In ALADDIN
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 24, 2022

Tony Award nominee and original Broadway cast member Jonathan Freeman played his final performance as Jafar in Disney’s hit musical Aladdin on Sunday, January 23, 2022. Fellow original Broadway cast member Dennis Stowe will assume the role beginning Tuesday, January 25.  

Heather Makalani Videos

WATCH: ALADDIN on Broadway Surprises Audience Member With Vacation Giveaway Videoplay
WATCH: ALADDIN on Broadway Surprises Audience Member With Vacation Giveaway

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2022

Michael James Scott¬†(Genie) surprised a lucky guest ‚Äď the 888th¬†ticketholder scanned at the theatre that afternoon ‚Äď with a cruise¬†aboard Disney Cruise Line‚Äôs newest ship, the¬†Disney Wish. The giveaway was announced during curtain call in front of the sold-out audience.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of ALADDIN Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Cast of ALADDIN Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Nov 24, 2021

This morning, Good Morning America shared the first-ever televised broadcast of the magic carpet flight during 'A Whole New World' in Aladdin, featuring new cast members Michael Maliakel as Aladdin and Shoba Narayan as Jasmine. They were then joined by Michael James Scott as the Genie, who led the cast into Times Square to perform 'Friend Like Me'.

VIDEO: Go Inside ALADDIN's Magical Re-Opening Night! Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside ALADDIN's Magical Re-Opening Night!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 29, 2021

The New Amsterdam Theatre was shining, shimmering, splendid once again last night as Disney's smash hit musical comedy Aladdin returned to Broadway, following the unprecedented 18-month shutdown of the theater industry.

VIDEO: ALADDIN Cast Reunites for First Day Back in Rehearsals Videoplay
VIDEO: ALADDIN Cast Reunites for First Day Back in Rehearsals

by Stage Tube - Sep 1, 2021

The Broadway cast of Aladdin began rehearsals this week for the company’s reopening later this month. As previously announced, Aladdin will resume performances on Tuesday, September 28 at the New Amsterdam Theatre.

BWW TV: Check Out New Video Footage From EMOJILAND Videoplay
BWW TV: Check Out New Video Footage From EMOJILAND

by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 6, 2020

Emojiland has released new video footage! Check it out below!

BWW TV: EMOJILAND Cast Smizes Through the Latest Broadway Sessions! Videoplay
BWW TV: EMOJILAND Cast Smizes Through the Latest Broadway Sessions!

by Ben Cameron - Jan 29, 2020

This past Thursday at Broadway Sessions we were joined by cast & band members from Emojiland and just had an absolute blast! Performers included Heather Makalani (Aladdin), George Abud (The Band's Visit), Lena Gabrielle (Emojiland Music Director), Jacob Dickey (Aladdin), Tanisha Moore (Charlie and The Chocolate Factory), Jordan Fife Hunt (A Chorus Line), Ann Harada (Avenue Q), Laura Schein (Co-Writer and Star of Emojiland) with guest performers Isabel Stein and Zach Herman.  

BWW TV: Lesli Margherita, Josh Lamon & More Celebrate Opening Night of EMOJILAND! Videoplay
BWW TV: Lesli Margherita, Josh Lamon & More Celebrate Opening Night of EMOJILAND!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Jan 21, 2020

Emojiland has officially opened off-Broadway! The new musical will run through Sunday, March 8, 2020 at The Duke on 42nd Street in New 42nd Street Studios (229 West 42nd Street, between 7th and 8th Avenues). What's the new show all about? 'We know what people are saying. We know that people hear 'Emojiland the Musical' and go... huh? We're kind of counting on that,' explains star Leslie Margherita. 'We want people to come and have their minds changed. I loved the message of this musical about being inclusive, and that people aren't what they are at their face value.'

Video: Josh Drake And Kellen Stancil Release Concept Dance Video In Honor Of Interna Videoplay
Video: Josh Drake And Kellen Stancil Release Concept Dance Video In Honor Of International Women's Month

by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2019

In celebration of International Women's Month, Josh Drake (Aladdin, Dirty Dancing) and Kellen Stancil (Lion King) have created and produced a special Dance Concept video in celebration of all the DIVERSE women in our lives, in our community, and in this world to the song ‚ÄúPOWER‚ÄĚ, by Little Mix featuring Stomzy.


Heather Makalani Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Heather Makalani been in?
Heather Makalani has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Heather Makalani been in?
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