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Jenn Gambatese

Also Credited As: Jennifer Gambatese
 
Bio:
Jenn Gambatese originated the Broadway roles of Jane in Tarzan and Natalie in All Shook Up (Outer Critics Circle nom), played Glinda in the national tour of Wicked, and was on Broadway in Hairspray, Is He Dead?, A Year with Frog and Toad, and Footloose. Regional work includes Carrie in Lyric ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jenn Gambatese originated the Broadway roles of Jane in Tarzan and Natalie in All Shook Up (Outer Critics Circle nom), played Glinda in the national tour of Wicked, and was on Broadway in Hairspray, Is He Dead?, A Year with Frog and Toad, and Footloose. Regional work includes Carrie in Lyric ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Miranda Hillard
  [Regional (US)]
5th Avenue Theatre Pre-Broadway Production, 2019
Miranda Hillard
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Rosalie Mullins [Replacement]
  [Chicago]
Lyric Opera of Chicago Production, 2015
Carrie Pipperidge
  [Off-Broadway]
Prospect Theater Company Production, 2011
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2011
Elainte
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Marie Leroux
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Jane Porter
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Natalie Haller
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Natalie Heller
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Glinda [Replacement]

Jenn Gambatese Biography

Jenn Gambatese originated the Broadway roles of Jane in Tarzan and Natalie in All Shook Up (Outer Critics Circle nom), played Glinda in the national tour of Wicked, and was on Broadway in Hairspray, Is He Dead?, A Year with Frog and Toad, and Footloose. Regional work includes Carrie in Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Carousel, Maria in Lyric's The Sound of Music, and her award winning Annie Oakley in Annie Get Your Gun for Goodspeed Musicals. Favorite Off-Broadway: Fiorello! and Stairway to Paradise (Encores!), and The School for Lies (CSC). Curtis Cregan and our 2 daughters Rock My World! Social Media: @jenngamby

Jenn Gambatese Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Jenn Gambatese, All Shook Up

Jenn Gambatese News

Anthony Rapp, Elizabeth Stanley, Major Attaway & More to Perform At BROADWAY'S GOT GU Photo Anthony Rapp, Elizabeth Stanley, Major Attaway & More to Perform At BROADWAY'S GOT GUTS Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 24, 2022

Anthony Rapp ('Rent'), Elizabeth Stanley ('Jagged Little Pill'), Tony Yazbeck ('Flying Over Sunset'), Max Von Essen ('Anastasia'), Alexandra Silber ('Fiddler On The Roof'), Major Attaway ('Aladdin'), and Becky Gulsvig ('Come From Away') will perform at the 55th annual gala of the Greater New York Chapter of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation on Monday, November 14, 2022 at Cipriani South Street.

See BROADWAY FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS IN CONCERT & More at The Green Room 42 in Octobe Photo See BROADWAY FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS IN CONCERT & More at The Green Room 42 in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced its October line-up for in-person cabaret performances. October will feature new installments of Broadway Sessions, At This Performance, Villain: DeBlanks and much more.ARTZ

ATLANTIS IN CONCERT Comes to the Green Room 42 in October Photo ATLANTIS IN CONCERT Comes to the Green Room 42 in October
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022

For the first time, ATLANTIS In Concert comes to New York City on Sunday, October 2nd, 7pm ET at The Green Room 42.

Album Review: This On Again Off Again Broadway Musical Makes For A Cast Album That Is Photo Album Review: This On Again Off Again Broadway Musical Makes For A Cast Album That Is More Of The Same With Mrs. Doubtfire's OBC Recording
by Bobby Patrick - Aug 31, 2022

The problem this music release has, which most likely reflects a problem the show (that we didn’t see) had, is - not enough singing from Mrs. Doubtfire herself.

4th Annual NF Hope Concert Announced At The Green Room 42 Photo 4th Annual NF Hope Concert Announced At The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 15, 2022

An impressive collection of Broadway talent will come together on Sunday, August 21, 2022 for New York City's fourth-annual NF Hope Concert at The Green Room 42.

Review: Jenn Gambatese Illuminates With NO ONE IS ALONE: PERSPECTIVES OF HOPE FROM HA Photo Review: Jenn Gambatese Illuminates With NO ONE IS ALONE: PERSPECTIVES OF HOPE FROM HAMMERSTEIN TO SONDHEIM at 54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 9, 2022

Jenn Gambatese invited her besties to use music and truth to talk about hope and rising above the din of life and the business of show.

The Green Room 42 Announces August Cabaret Lineup, Including Sis, Joe Serafini, and M Photo The Green Room 42 Announces August Cabaret Lineup, Including Sis, Joe Serafini, and More
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their August line-up for in-person cabaret performances. L

Tickets Available For Shoshana Bean and More At 54 Below Photo Tickets Available For Shoshana Bean and More At 54 Below
by Grace Cutler - Aug 5, 2022

Buy tickets for the next week of performances at 54 Below

10 Videos To Excite Everyone About Jenn Gambatese & Friends NO ONE IS ALONE at 54 Bel Photo 10 Videos To Excite Everyone About Jenn Gambatese & Friends NO ONE IS ALONE at 54 Below August 8th and 9th
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 1, 2022

Jenn Gambatese and her mates will be singing some Hammerstein and some Sondheim in two nights of shows dedicated to hope and human connection.

See Jason Robert Brown & Shoshana Bean, the Four Alternate Queens of SIX and More at  Photo See Jason Robert Brown & Shoshana Bean, the Four Alternate Queens of SIX and More at 54 Below in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2022

Next month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Jason Robert Brown & Shoshana Bean, John Lloyd Young and more.

Jenn Gambatese Videos

VIDEO: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Cast Performs 'Make Me A Woman' on the TODAY SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Cast Performs 'Make Me A Woman' on the TODAY SHOW

by Michael Major - May 5, 2022

This morning, the cast of Mrs. Doubtfire performed 'Make Me a Woman' on the TODAY Show as part of their 'Best of Broadway' week. The performance included Rob McClure as Daniel Hillard, Brad Oscar as Frank Hillard, J. Harrison Ghee as Andre Mayem, and more.

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 Videoplay
VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

Stars in the House for Ukraine, an 11+ Hour telethon of the weekly streaming show, raised $139,000 for the International Rescue Committee's humanitarian efforts for those affected by the war in Ukraine. That total is inclusive of a generous matching donation by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which matched the first $50,000 worth of donations.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of MRS DOUBTFIRE on Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of MRS DOUBTFIRE on Broadway!

by Opening Night - Dec 11, 2021

Everyone's favorite nanny has arrived on Broadway, and isn't Mary Poppins. On Monday night, Mrs. Doubtfire officially opened on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St). BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and we're taking yo inside the after party!

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from MRS. DOUBTFIRE on Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Highlights from MRS. DOUBTFIRE on Broadway!

by Show Highlights - Dec 5, 2021

Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical produced by multi-Tony Award winner Kevin McCollum (Avenue Q, Rent, In The Heights, Something Rotten!), opens on Broadway today, December 5 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 W 43rd St). Catch a first look at the cast in action below!

VIDEO: The Cast of MRS. DOUBTFIRE Performs 'Bam! You're Rockin Now' on GOOD MORNING A Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of MRS. DOUBTFIRE Performs 'Bam! You're Rockin Now' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Nov 18, 2021

The cast of Mrs. Doubtfire appeared on Good Morning America to perform 'Bam! You're Rockin' Now'. Check out the performance featuring Rob McClure, Brad Oscar, J. Harrison Ghee, Analise Scarpaci, Jake Ryan Flynn, Avery Sell, Jenn Gamabtese, and more!

VIDEO: Watch MRS. DOUBTFIRE Cast Take First Bows Back on Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch MRS. DOUBTFIRE Cast Take First Bows Back on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 22, 2021

Last night, October 21, Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical comedy, had it’s first preview performance on Broadway since the 19-month long shutdown. Mrs. Doubtfire was shutdown after just three performances in March 2020. Watch as they take their joyous first bows back.

Broadway Rewind: Watch Scenes from ALL SHOOK UP, with Cheyenne Jackson & More! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: Watch Scenes from ALL SHOOK UP, with Cheyenne Jackson & More!

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 26, 2020

Today we rewind to the 2005 production of All Shook Up, which opened on March 24 at the Palace Theatre. The musical, which featured the catalog of Elvis Pressley, starred Cheyenne Jackson, Nikki M. James, and Jenn Gambatese. 

Video Flashback: 'When The Children Are Asleep' From Goodspeed Musicals' CAROUSEL Videoplay
Video Flashback: 'When The Children Are Asleep' From Goodspeed Musicals' CAROUSEL

by Stage Tube - May 4, 2020

Goodspeed has shared footage from its 2012 production of Carousel, featuring the song 'When The Children Are Asleep'!

BWW Exclusive: Songs from the Vault- Jenn Gambatese Sings a Classic! Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Songs from the Vault- Jenn Gambatese Sings a Classic!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 8, 2020

In 2005, BroadwayWorld gathered a slew of stars for Standing Ovations 3, a special concert event at Joe's Pub benefitting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids. Below, watch as Jenn Gambatese sing 'I'll Never Say Goodbye (The Promise)'.

VIDEO: Rob McClure Talks MRS. DOUBTFIRE, Parenthood, And More! Videoplay
VIDEO: Rob McClure Talks MRS. DOUBTFIRE, Parenthood, And More!

by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2019

Check out a brand new interview with Tony-nominee, Rob McClure, as he prepares to bring the iconic nanny, Mrs. Doubtfire, to life in a brand-new musical adaptation of the film!


Jenn Gambatese Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jenn Gambatese next theatre project?
Jenn Gambatese's next show will be Mrs. Doubtfire which opens on 4/14/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Jenn Gambatese been in?
Jenn Gambatese has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Jenn Gambatese been in?
Jenn Gambatese has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jenn Gambatese been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for All Shook Up .


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@jenngambatese - 8/3/22 01:49pm I keep wondering who in the audience on this second night might be exactly the person whose heart needs to hear wha… https://t.co/9FWsgnQbqz


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