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Jenelle Chu

 
Bio:
LCT debut. New York theater includes Stuff and Nonsense (52nd Street Project); Scorched: A Fiery New Musical (Araca Project); and Nectarine EP,#Serials@Flea, These Seven Sicknesses (The Flea). Other theater includes The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare & Co); Burying Barbie; and Peerless, Coriolanus, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
LCT debut. New York theater includes Stuff and Nonsense (52nd Street Project); Scorched: A Fiery New Musical (Araca Project); and Nectarine EP,#Serials@Flea, These Seven Sicknesses (The Flea). Other theater includes The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare & Co); Burying Barbie; and Peerless, Coriolanus, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
Lysette (Understudy)
Rosamond (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Original Broadway Production, 2017
Ensemble

Photos

Peter DeLaurier, Dante Alexander, Jenelle Chu, Marcia Saunders, Brian McManamon Photo

Peter DeLaurier, Dante Alexander, Jenelle Chu, Marcia Saunders, Brian McManamon

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08/05/2022
Dante Alexander and Jenelle Chu Photo

Dante Alexander and Jenelle Chu

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08/05/2022
Peter DeLaurier, Dante Alexander, Jenelle Chu, Brian McManamon Photo

Peter DeLaurier, Dante Alexander, Jenelle Chu, Brian McManamon

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08/05/2022
Peter DeLaurier, Jenelle Chu, Marcia Saunders Photo

Peter DeLaurier, Jenelle Chu, Marcia Saunders

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08/05/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble

Lysette (Understudy)

Rosamond (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Original Broadway Production, 2017
Ensemble

Jenelle Chu Biography

LCT debut. New York theater includes Stuff and Nonsense (52nd Street Project); Scorched: A Fiery New Musical (Araca Project); and Nectarine EP,#Serials@Flea, These Seven Sicknesses (The Flea). Other theater includes The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare & Co); Burying Barbie; and Peerless, Coriolanus, Don Juan, The Merchant of Venice, Othello, Women Beware Women, This Flat Earth, Paradise Lost, In Arabia We'd All Be Kings (Yale School of Drama). TV: "Elementary," "Instinct." Education: BMus, University of Missouri, Kansas City; MFA, Yale School of Drama.




Jenelle Chu News

Photos: People's Light Presents Bess Wohl's GRAND HORIZONS Photo Photos: People's Light Presents Bess Wohl's GRAND HORIZONS
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2022

People's Light presents Grand Horizons‚ÄĒBess Wohl‚Äôs 2020 Tony Award Nominee for Best Play‚ÄĒonstage August 3-28. See photos from the production.

People's Light Presents Bess Wohl's GRAND HORIZONS Next Month Photo People's Light Presents Bess Wohl's GRAND HORIZONS Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2022

People's Light presents Grand Horizons‚ÄĒBess Wohl's 2020 Tony Award Nominee for Best Play‚ÄĒonstage August 3-28. Grand Horizons is a hilarious, heartbreaking commentary on marriage, family, and the wisdom that comes with age‚ÄĒor not.

Leviathan Lab Announces Directors and Casting For 2021 Barbour Playwrights Award Read Photo Leviathan Lab Announces Directors and Casting For 2021 Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021

In partnership with The Episcopal Actors' Guild, Leviathan Lab will present readings of three new plays by rising Asian American playwrights.

Leviathan Lab Announces Directors and Casting For 2021 Barbour Playwrights Award Read Photo Leviathan Lab Announces Directors and Casting For 2021 Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2021

Leviathan Lab, in partnership with The Episcopal Actors' Guild, will present readings of three new plays by rising Asian American playwrights.

The 52nd Street Project Presents SMOKE & MIRRORS: The Tricky Plays, Pt. 1 Photo The 52nd Street Project Presents SMOKE & MIRRORS: The Tricky Plays, Pt. 1
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 22, 2021

The 52nd Street Project is celebrating the creative voices of its youngest members in its first Playmaking show of 2021. SMOKE & MIRRORS: The Tricky Plays, Pt. 1 will feature the wildly imaginative work of 5 young playwrights between nine and eleven years old.

Mary Testa, Zo√ę Winters and More Join MIT Music And Theater Arts' Third Annual PLAYW Photo Mary Testa, Zo√ę Winters and More Join MIT Music And Theater Arts' Third Annual PLAYWRIGHTS LAB
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 4, 2020

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Music and Theater Arts (MTA) has announced the third annual Playwrights Lab, September 18-October 3, 2020. This virtual festival of eight staged readings brings together MIT students and professional theatre artists to showcase new works by the student writers in the Playwrights Lab workshop.

Leviathan Lab Announces Casting For Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series Photo Leviathan Lab Announces Casting For Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series
by Stephi Wild - Feb 29, 2020

Leviathan Lab, in collaboration with The Episcopal Actors' Guild, is proud to present the thirteenth year of the Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series, three evenings of readings of new plays by emerging playwrights. This year's plays examine the intersection of racism and sexism across romance and desire, and the toll these crosses exact on the hearts, minds, and bodies of people of color. This year's featured playwrights are Cherry Lou Sy (Nominee, Cherry Lane Mentor Project), Garrett David Kim (Finalist, Blue Ink Playwriting Award), and Ray Yamanouchi (Semi-Finalist, IMPACT-O'Neill National Playwrights Conference).

The Episcopal Actors' Guild Has Announced That The Barbour Playwrights Award Will be  Photo The Episcopal Actors' Guild Has Announced That The Barbour Playwrights Award Will be Back for its 13th Year in March
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 27, 2020

The Episcopal Actors' Guild (EAG) has announced that the Barbour Playwrights Award will be back for its thirteenth year in March. This festival celebrating new work for the theatre will feature readings of three new plays nominated by this year's partnering company, Leviathan Lab. One of the three playwright finalists will be awarded a prize of $500.

Leviathan Lab Announces Casting For Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series Photo Leviathan Lab Announces Casting For Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 26, 2020

Leviathan Lab, in collaboration with The Episcopal Actors' Guild, is proud to announce the casting for the thirteenth year of the Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series, three evenings of readings of new plays by emerging playwrights. This year's plays examine the intersection of racism and sexism across romance and desire, and the toll these crosses exact on the hearts, minds, and bodies of people of color. This year's featured playwrights are Cherry Lou Sy (Nominee, Cherry Lane Mentor Project), Garrett David Kim (Finalist, Blue Ink Playwriting Award), and Ray Yamanouchi (Semi-Finalist, IMPACT-O'Neill National Playwrights Conference).

Leviathan Lab Announces Casting For Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series Photo Leviathan Lab Announces Casting For Barbour Playwrights Award Reading Series
by Stephi Wild - Feb 26, 2020

Jenelle Chu Videos

BWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsals for Paper Mill Playhouse's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! VideoBWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsals for Paper Mill Playhouse's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST!
by TV - Press Previews - May 25, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse will soon present the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Disney's Beauty and the Beast (May 29-July 3), with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton. Tickets for Disney's Beauty and the Beast may be purchased by calling 973.376.4343, at the Paper Mill Playhouse Box Office at 22 Brookside Drive in Millburn, or online at www.PaperMill.org.

BWW TV: Go Inside JUNK's Priceless Opening Night on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Go Inside JUNK's Priceless Opening Night on Broadway!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Nov 3, 2017

Lincoln Center Theater presents Junk, a new play by Ayad Akhtar, directed by Doug Hughes, which just opened last night, November 2, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special night and we're taking you straight to all of the action below!

BWW TV: See Steven Pasquale and More in Highlights from Ayad Akhtar's JUNK on Broadwa VideoBWW TV: See Steven Pasquale and More in Highlights from Ayad Akhtar's JUNK on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 1, 2017

Lincoln Center Theater's production of Junk, a new play by Ayad Akhtar and directed by Doug Hughes, opens tomorrow, Thursday, November 2, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. Check out highlights from the show in the video below!


Jenelle Chu Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jenelle Chu been in?
Jenelle Chu has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Jenelle Chu been in?
Jenelle Chu has not appeared in the West End