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Ilene Kristen

 
Date of Birth: July 30, 1952 (70)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1985
Performer
Leona Helmsley
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Patty Simcox

Photos

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Ilene Kristen

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Ilene Kristen, Joy Rinaldi and Steve Von Benschoten Photo

Ilene Kristen, Joy Rinaldi and Steve Von Benschoten

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06/07/2022
Katie Hanley, Ilene Kristen, Alaina Warren Zachary, Cynthia Darlow, Sherie l. Seff an Photo

Katie Hanley, Ilene Kristen, Alaina Warren Zachary, Cynthia Darlow, Sherie l. Seff and Joy Rinaldi

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Gary Donatelli and Ilene Kristen

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Marilu Henner and Ilene Kristen  Photo

Marilu Henner and Ilene Kristen

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Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1985
Performer

Leona Helmsley

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Patty Simcox






Ilene Kristen 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 25, 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.

BWW Review: 50 YEARS Later - It's Still Greased Lightning In TELL ME MORE, TELL ME MO Photo BWW Review: 50 YEARS Later - It's Still Greased Lightning In TELL ME MORE, TELL ME MORE: THE GREASE 50TH REUNION At 54 Below
by Bobby Patrick - Jun 9, 2022

It Was Sandy, And Doody, And Rizzo, And Marty Too!

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. 

See Marilu Henner, THE GREASE 50TH REUNION, a Tony Awards Viewing Party & More at Fei Photo See Marilu Henner, THE GREASE 50TH REUNION, a Tony Awards Viewing Party & More at Feinstein's/54 Below Next Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Releases Programming Through June 5th Photo FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Releases Programming Through June 5th
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.

Photos:  May 3rd THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater Through the Stewart Photo Photos: May 3rd THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater Through the Stewart Green Lens
by Stephen Mosher - May 10, 2022

Susie Mosher starts May with another stellar episode of The Lineup.

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.

Marilu Henner & James Canning to Present TELL ME MORE, TELL ME MORE: THE GREASE! 50 R Photo Marilu Henner & James Canning to Present TELL ME MORE, TELL ME MORE: THE GREASE! 50 REUNION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

Marilu Henner and James Canning have announced that their special evening Tell Me More, Tell Me More: The Grease 50  Reunion will play two nights at Feinstein’s 54 Below, Wednesday, June 1 and Monday, June 6 with shows at 7:00 pm.

Feinstein's/54 Below Will Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of GREASE Photo Feinstein's/54 Below Will Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of GREASE
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

Feinstein's/54 Below will welcome cast members from Grease to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit musical in Tell Me More, Tell Me More: The Grease 50th Reunion on  June 1 and 6 at 7:00pm.

Ilene Kristen Videos

Broadway Rewind: GREASE Is the Word on Opening Night in 2007! VideoBroadway Rewind: GREASE Is the Word on Opening Night in 2007!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 16, 2020

On August 19, 2007, Grease was the word for the third time in Broadway history. The revival opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre following a nation-wide search for its leading players on NBC's You're the One That I Want, throwing winners Laura Osnes and Max Crumm into the Broadway spotlight. The show, directed by Kathleen Marshall, went on to play for 554 performances.

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: BroadwayWorld Bids Farewell to BC/EFA BROADWAY BEARS Benefit; Inside the Final Event!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 19, 2012

The 15th and grand finale edition of THE BROADWAY BEARS, the annual auction of handmade, one-of-a-kind, theatrically costumed teddy bears, raised a record-setting $198,300 on Sunday, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. BroadwayWorld on hand and brings you an exclusive look inside at the farewell event.

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: GYPSY OF THE YEAR - Original Cast of GREASE Highlights
by Robert Diamond - Dec 6, 2011

The opening number featured the original Broadway cast of Grease reuniting for a special 40-year anniversary tribute. Among the stars returning to the stage from one of the most popular musicals in Broadway history are Barry Bostwick (Danny), Carole Demas (Sandy), Adrienne Barbeau (Betty Rizzo), Alan Paul (Teen Angel/Johnny Casino) and Walter Bobbie (Roger). Also joining the opening number reunion are original cast members Don Billett (Vince Fontaine), James Canning (Doody), Daniel Douglas (Burger Palace Boy), Katie Hanley (Marty), Tom Harris (Eugene Florczyk ), Ilene Kristen (Patty Simcox), Joy Rinaldi (Pink Lady) and Mews Small (Frenchy). Grease, with book, music and lyrics by Jim Jacobs and WarRen Casey, garnered seven Tony Award nominations and played 3,388 Broadway performances before closing April 13, 1980.

STAGE TUBE: Doreen Montalvo Hosts LADIES NIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 16, 2011

Drama Desk Award Winner Doreen Montalvo hosts Ladies Night 3 at The Laurie Beechman theatre on June 13th. What do you get when you put together a Broadway Diva,A Daytime Diva and two Fabulous ladies? You Get Ladies Night. Performing along with Doreen will be Daytime Diva Ilene Kristen, Kim Dunbar,and METROMINOR 2nd Place winner Samara Ehrlich joins the ladies. The evening willbe musical directed by Gillian Berkowitz.


Ilene Kristen Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ilene Kristen been in?
Ilene Kristen has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

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