Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Janelle McDermoth

 
Bio:
Janelle is thrilled to rep her hometown of the Bronx in her Broadway debut! Off-Broadway: Soul Doctor. Int’l Tour: HAIR. Regional: Fulton Theatre, Maine State Music Theatre, 11th Hour Theater Co. UPenn grad. Member of RANGE a cappella. Infinite thanks to God, my loving family, and my incredible ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Janelle is thrilled to rep her hometown of the Bronx in her Broadway debut! Off-Broadway: Soul Doctor. Int’l Tour: HAIR. Regional: Fulton Theatre, Maine State Music Theatre, 11th Hour Theater Co. UPenn grad. Member of RANGE a cappella. Infinite thanks to God, my loving family, and my incredible ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre's Off-Broadway Production, 2020
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2014
Pastor
Nina (Understudy)

Photos

Janelle McDermoth Photo

Janelle McDermoth

From: 
Date:
04/05/2022
Carole Rothman and Janelle McDermoth Photo

Carole Rothman and Janelle McDermoth

From: 
Date:
01/24/2020
Janelle McDermoth Photo

Janelle McDermoth

From: 
Date:
01/23/2020
Raja Feather Kelly, Janelle McDermoth, Carole Rothman Photo

Raja Feather Kelly, Janelle McDermoth, Carole Rothman

From: 
Date:
01/22/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre's Off-Broadway Production, 2020
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2014
Pastor

Nina (Understudy)

Janelle McDermoth Biography

Janelle is thrilled to rep her hometown of the Bronx in her Broadway debut! Off-Broadway: Soul Doctor. Int’l Tour: HAIR. Regional: Fulton Theatre, Maine State Music Theatre, 11th Hour Theater Co. UPenn grad. Member of RANGE a cappella. Infinite thanks to God, my loving family, and my incredible friends. Jeremiah 29:11 www.janellemcdermoth.com @janellemcdrmth

Janelle McDermoth Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Janelle McDermoth, We're Gonna Die

Janelle McDermoth News

Photos: Stars Arrive on the Red Carpet at TAKE ME OUT Opening Night Photo Photos: Stars Arrive on the Red Carpet at TAKE ME OUT Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 6, 2022

Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out opened Monday night at the Hayes Theatre and we've got all the photos of the starry attendees for opening night.

Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp Photo Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp
by Stephi Wild - Aug 6, 2021

The event will feature performances by Broadway's Amber Iman, Tony Award winner Gavin Creel, Sasha Allen, Jo Lampert, Obie Award winner Whitney White, Hoofer Award winner Ayodele Casel, and more.

GOD IS A COMEDIAN Premieres This Friday, Featuring Denise Manning, Dria Brown, Harper Photo GOD IS A COMEDIAN Premieres This Friday, Featuring Denise Manning, Dria Brown, Harper Miles and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2021

SamJam Productions will present God is A Comedian by Denise Manning. This self-produced and crowd funded Comedy Special is created by and for Black Womxn. SamJam productions is a Black owned production company started and created by Denise Manning with a mission statement of producing work for and by Black womxn.

Keen Company Continues 21st Season With DIGGING IN THE DARK Photo Keen Company Continues 21st Season With DIGGING IN THE DARK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2021

Keen Company announced the World Premiere of a newly commissioned audio play by acclaimed playwright Pearl Cleage: Digging in the Dark takes listeners to a moonless night on a wooded estate outside Atlanta, where a woman awaits her scheming brother’s arrival.

Top 10 Tunes with Kyle Taylor Parker Photo Top 10 Tunes with Kyle Taylor Parker
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 31, 2020

Kyle Taylor Parker is sharing his favorite songs with today's installment of top 10 tunes!

The Movement Theatre Company Announces Second Round of 1MOVE: DES19NED BY... Designer Photo The Movement Theatre Company Announces Second Round of 1MOVE: DES19NED BY... Designer Commissions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2020

The Movement Theatre Company has announced a second round of 1MOVE: DES19NED BY... commissions for theatrical designers, co-curated by Dede Ayite, Stacey Derosier, and Tony Award winner Paul Tazewell. This round of 1MOVE will amplify the work of Black designers and creative collaborators.

VIDEO: TINA, A STRANGE LOOP, Audra McDonald, LaChanze and More Take Home 2020 Antonyo Photo VIDEO: TINA, A STRANGE LOOP, Audra McDonald, LaChanze and More Take Home 2020 Antonyo Awards!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 19, 2020

Broadway Black, the multimedia organization highlighting the achievements of Black theatre artists, will present the inaugural Antonyo Awards, a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community.

TINA, Audra McDonald, Joshua Henry, LaChanze, Arienne Warren and More Nominated for 2 Photo TINA, Audra McDonald, Joshua Henry, LaChanze, Arienne Warren and More Nominated for 2020 Antonyo Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2020

Broadway Black, the multimedia organization highlighting the achievements of Black theatre artists, has announced the inaugural Antonyo Awards, a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community.

The Movement Theatre Company Opens Virtual Gallery for 1MOVE Commissioned Projects Photo The Movement Theatre Company Opens Virtual Gallery for 1MOVE Commissioned Projects
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2020

The Movement Theatre Company announced today that the 1MOVE: DES19NED BY... virtual gallery will open today, June 8, 2020, featuring the work of 15 commissioned emerging designers.

The Movement Theatre Company Launches 1MOVE: DES19NED BY... Photo The Movement Theatre Company Launches 1MOVE: DES19NED BY...
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2020

The Movement Theatre Company has announced the launch of 1MOVE: DES19NED BY... as part of 1MOVE, a program created to give artists an opportunity to respond to immediate issues in the digital space.

Janelle McDermoth Videos

VIDEO: The American Theatre Wing's Network for Emerging Leaders Releases First Virtua VideoVIDEO: The American Theatre Wing's Network for Emerging Leaders Releases First Virtual Webinar
by Stage Tube - Apr 20, 2020

The American Theatre Wing's Network for Emerging Leaders (formerly known as the Theatre Intern Network) just released its first virtual webinar: In the Zoom Where it Happens: A Conversation on Theatrical Work in a Digital Moment.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Second Stage's WE'RE GONNA DIE VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from Second Stage's WE'RE GONNA DIE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 25, 2020

WE'RE GONNA DIE officially opens tonight, February 25 at the Tony Kiser Theater (305 W 43rd Street). Check out highlights below!

BWW TV: Watch Janelle McDermoth Give a Sneak Peek of WE'RE GONNA DIE at Second Stage! VideoBWW TV: Watch Janelle McDermoth Give a Sneak Peek of WE'RE GONNA DIE at Second Stage!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 25, 2020

Second Stage Theater will soon present WE'RE GONNA DIE, a show performed by Janelle McDermoth (A Bronx Tale), will be part of the company's current 41st season. WE'RE GONNA DIE is written by Young Jean Lee (Straight White Men) and directed & choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, featuring original music by Young Jean Lee and Tim Simmonds, additional music by John-Michael Lyles, and lyrics by Young Jean Lee. Music supervision and arrangements are by Remy Kurs with orchestrations by Cian McCarthy.

VIDEO: Go Inside the Studio for A BRONX TALE's 'Belmont Avenue'; Original Broadway Cast Album Out Today!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Ghostlight Records releases the album of the hit musical A BRONX TALE in digital formats today, Friday, March 24 with CDs in stores and online Friday, May 12. CDs will be available at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street), where the show is currently running, beginning mid-April. Below, go inside the recording studio with the cast performing 'Belmont Avenue'!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of MSMT and Fulton's Reimagined GHOST THE MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2016

The 'nationally regarded' Maine State Music Theatre and Fulton Theatre present the exclusive premiere of the new chamber version of GHOST THE MUSICAL, beginning tonight, June 8 through June 25.  BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peek at highlights and behind the scenes below!

VIDEO: NYC A Cappella Group RANGE Releases 'Evolution of Kelly Clarkson'
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 2, 2015

Up-and-coming New York City a cappella group, RANGE, released their latest music video - "Evolution of Kelly Clarkson". Check it out below!


Janelle McDermoth Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Janelle McDermoth been in?
Janelle McDermoth has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Janelle McDermoth been in?
Janelle McDermoth has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Janelle McDermoth been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for We're Gonna Die .

What awards has Janelle McDermoth won?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for We're Gonna Die.