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Ilene Graff

 
Date of Birth: February 28, 1949 (73)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1977
Cleo
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Sandy Dumbrowski [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Orchestra Voice [Replacement]
Fran Kubelik (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1975
Performer
Bonnie

Photos

Carole Demas, Ilene Graff, Patricia Birch and Tom Moore Photo

Carole Demas, Ilene Graff, Patricia Birch and Tom Moore

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06/07/2022
Marilu Henner, Ilene Graff and Joy Rinaldi Photo

Marilu Henner, Ilene Graff and Joy Rinaldi

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Date:
06/07/2022
Carole Demas and Ilene Graff Photo

Carole Demas and Ilene Graff

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06/07/2022
Ilene Graff and Tom Moore Photo

Ilene Graff and Tom Moore

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06/07/2022
Ilene Graff and Katie Hanley Photo

Ilene Graff and Katie Hanley

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06/07/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1977
Cleo

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Sandy Dumbrowski [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Orchestra Voice [Replacement]

Fran Kubelik (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1975
Performer

Bonnie






Ilene Graff News

20 Theater Books for Your Summer 2022 Reading (and Listening) List Photo 20 Theater Books for Your Summer 2022 Reading (and Listening) List
by Team BWW - Jun 21, 2022

Summer is here at last and there is no better time to have fun in the sun with a new read! You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind.

Photos: GREASE Celebrates 50th Broadway Anniversary Photo Photos: GREASE Celebrates 50th Broadway Anniversary
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 7, 2022

Earlier this week, company members from Grease gathered at Sardi's to celebrate the show's 50th Bradway anniversary. 

The Hollywood Museum to Present an Industry Moms Mother's Day Exhibit Photo The Hollywood Museum to Present an Industry Moms Mother's Day Exhibit
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 23, 2022

“For most, our mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.  Our mother’s love is unconditional and only grows stronger over a lifetime,” says Donelle Dadigan (Founder/President of the Hollywood Museum).

New Book About the Making of GREASE to Be Released For the Musical's 50th Anniversary Photo New Book About the Making of GREASE to Be Released For the Musical's 50th Anniversary
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2022

A new book about the making of Grease will be released in honor of the musical's 50th anniversary this year!

28 Theater Books for Your Spring 2022 Reading List Photo 28 Theater Books for Your Spring 2022 Reading List
by Team BWW - Apr 9, 2022

Spring has sprung and the great weather calls for a great book to enjoy outdoors! You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind. From theatre biographies to theatre fiction; theatre books for kids to theatre history; check out our collection of 28 new Broadway books for every theatre lover's spring reading list.

Photos: THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER (Klea Blackhurst) at Birdland Theater by Stewart Photo Photos: THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER (Klea Blackhurst) at Birdland Theater by Stewart Green
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 27, 2021

It was another smash-hit week for Klea Blackhurst, who will return hosting duties to Susie Mosher next week.

THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW Comes To Catalina Jazz Club In Hollywood Next Month Photo THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW Comes To Catalina Jazz Club In Hollywood Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

Grammy Award-nominated TV mom (Mr. Belvedere) and Broadway veteran Ilene Graff (Grease, I Love My Wife) is set to bring her holiday show to Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood for one show only.

THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW is Coming to Feinstein's/54 Below in December Photo THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW is Coming to Feinstein's/54 Below in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2021

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Ilene Graff in THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW on Friday, December 17th at 9:45 PM. Ilene and her very special guests will perform a host of holiday favorites inspired by the iconic Holiday specials of the ’60’s and ’70’s that were always a highlight of the season.

Photos: The Hollywood Museum Re-Opens with A Tribute to Ruta Lee Photo Photos: The Hollywood Museum Re-Opens with A Tribute to Ruta Lee
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 7, 2021

The 1st Event In over a year at the Historic Hollywood Landmark Founder/President, Donelle Dadigan and The Hollywood Museum created what can only be described as a first class who's who celebration for friend and museum supporter Ruta Lee, 'the first of what we hope will be many events back at the Museum,' says Ms Dadigan.

THE HOLLYWOOD MUSEUM SQUARES Extends Run Through August 10th Photo THE HOLLYWOOD MUSEUM SQUARES Extends Run Through August 10th
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

The proceeds will benefit the museum, which is currently the most recognized venue in the city as the 'Official Museum of Hollywood' and the go to for authentic Hollywood and entertainment history!

Ilene Graff Videos

BWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA! VideoBWW TV: The Actors Fund Helps Celebrate the 2019 Tony Awards in LA!
by Michael Sterling - Jun 13, 2019

The Actors Fund in Los Angeles celebrated Broadway's Biggest Night at the 23rd Annual Tony Awards® Viewing Gala on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA. Hosted by Leslie Jordan, this year's star-studded gala honored Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award® winner Lily Tomlin with the Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement. BroadwayWorld's own Michael Sterling and Paul Preston of Digital Mind Productions were on hand for the festivities which included coverage of the evening's red-carpet arrivals, cocktail hour, gala dinner, live performances, silent auction, and the West Coast's exclusive live feed of the 2019 Tony Awards® broadcast from New York City. 

BWW TV: Actors Fund of Los Angeles Raises $225K at 21st Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party!
by Michael Sterling - Jun 19, 2017

Tony Award winner Betty Buckley (Broadway's "Cats," "Sunset Boulevard," "The Mystery Of Edwin Drood, "Song & Dance, "Pippin," "1776," "Triumph Of Love" and "Carrie"; M. Night Shyamalan's "Split"; and TV's "Eight Is Enough") was honored with the Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement on Sunday, June 11 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.

BWW TV: The Actors Fund Celebrates the Tony Awards in LA!
by Michael Sterling - Jun 25, 2015

The Actors Fund celebrated Broadway's Biggest Night at the 19th Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. Sponsored by Wells Fargo and hosted by Daytime Emmy Award winner and three-time Tony Award nominee Kate Burton, this year's gala raised $250,000 and honored Tony's Leading Men Theodore Bikel ("The Sound of Music," "Fiddler On The Roof"), Tim Curry ("The Rocky Horror Show"), Alfred Molina ("Love Is Strange") and Joe Morton ("Scandal") with the Fund's Artistic Achievement Awards. BWW TV's Los Angeles on-air host and producer Michael Sterling was on hand for the festivities.

BWW TV: First Look at TONY Awards Live Viewing Gala - Florence Henderson, Barbara Cook & More!
by Michael Sterling & Jordan Santacana - Jun 18, 2014

BWW TV's LA Correspondent/Co-Producer Michael Sterling and Videographer/Co-Producer Jordan Santacana were front and center with the stars attending the Actors Fund 18th Annual Tony® Awards Live Viewing Fundraising Party made possible by Tony® Awards Productions, Inc., the American Theatre Wing, the Broadway League, Direct TV and CBS. Wells Fargo presented the evening Sunday, June 8, 2014 at the Skirball Cultural Center's new Guerin Pavilion/Herscher Hall in Los Angeles which was reported by event producer Luke Yankee to have raised $300,000. Check out the video below!

BWW TV: LA'S NEXT GREAT STAGE STAR 2010 Competition Finale
by Robert Diamond - Jan 8, 2010

Upon the conclusion of the January 3rd Finale of six, unprecedented sold-out days of competition among 18 contestants at Sterling's Upstairs at Vitello's in Studio City, CA, the spectacular, collective performances of Janet Krupin earned her the coveted title of LA's Next Great Stage Star 2010.


Ilene Graff Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ilene Graff been in?
Ilene Graff has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Ilene Graff been in?
Ilene Graff has not appeared in the West End