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Jenni Barber

 
Bio:
Broadway credits include Wicked (Glinda), Sunday in the Park with George (Celeste #2/ Elaine), The Nance (Joan), Annie (Grace Farrell), The Performers (Sundown LeMay) and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Olive Ostrovsky). New York and regional credits include the Huntington Theatre ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway credits include Wicked (Glinda), Sunday in the Park with George (Celeste #2/ Elaine), The Nance (Joan), Annie (Grace Farrell), The Performers (Sundown LeMay) and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Olive Ostrovsky). New York and regional credits include the Huntington Theatre ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Revival, 2019
Lydia Lubey
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2019
Gloria
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2017
Celeste #2/Elaine
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny 2015 Production, 2015
Ado Annie
  [New York]
City Center Encores! Off-Center Production, 2015
Waitress/Nancy D
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2015
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Grace Farrell [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2011
Toni Simmons
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Kate
  [Boston]
Boston Production, 2006
Olive Ostrovsky
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Musicals Tonight! Concert, 2005
Liesl
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2005
Olive Ostrovsky [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Glinda [Replacement]

Jenni Barber Biography

Broadway credits include Wicked (Glinda), Sunday in the Park with George (Celeste #2/ Elaine), The Nance (Joan), Annie (Grace Farrell), The Performers (Sundown LeMay) and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Olive Ostrovsky). New York and regional credits include the Huntington Theatre Company production of Sunday in the Park with George (Dot/Marie), Private Lives (Hartford Stage), As You Like It & The Tempest (Sam Mendes' The Bridge Project), From Up Here (Manhattan Theatre Club), Paint Your Wagon and A New Brain (Encores!), Oklahoma! (The Muny), and 9 to 5 (Music Theatre of Wichita). Television credits include "Master of None," "Elementary," "Smash," "Law & Order: SVU" and the Emmy Award winning "The Electric Company." Audiobook narrator of the popular The Dork Diaries book series. Graduate of the University of Michigan School of Music.




Jenni Barber News

Jenni Barber, Jason Veasey & Maya Days to Star in FOUNTAIN OF YOU at the Green Room 4 Photo Jenni Barber, Jason Veasey & Maya Days to Star in FOUNTAIN OF YOU at the Green Room 42
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

The Green Room 42 will present a special concert reading of the new musical, Fountain of You, on Monday, September 26 at 7:00 PM. Fountain of You features book and lyrics by Tasha Gordon-Solmon and music by Faye Chiao, and stars Jenni Barber, Jason Veasey and Maya Days.

See Eva Noblezada, James Jackson Jr. & John-Andrew Morrison and More at The Green Roo Photo See Eva Noblezada, James Jackson Jr. & John-Andrew Morrison and More at The Green Room 42 This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their September line-up for in-person cabaret performances, featuring See Eva Noblezada, James Jackson Jr. & John-Andrew Morrison and more. See the full lineup here!

Interview: Theatre Life with Bree Lowdermilk Photo Interview: Theatre Life with Bree Lowdermilk
by Elliot Lanes - Jul 14, 2022

Theatre Life chats with Bree Lowdermilk, one of the most talented modern-day composers working in the musical theatre. You might know her work from her long association with book writer/lyricist Kait Kerrigan. 

VIDEO: Watch Scenes from Kerrigan & Lowdermilk's THE MAD ONES LAB Road Trip Photo VIDEO: Watch Scenes from Kerrigan & Lowdermilk's THE MAD ONES LAB Road Trip
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 9, 2020

Just last night, a slew of stars joined Kerrigan-Lowdermilk's celebration of The Mad Ones Lab- a free community-driven digital program created by Kait Kerrigan (she/her) and Brian Lowdermilk (she/they). The special event took place over the past month featuring workshops, panels, and unprecedented access to digital resources and the writers as participants created 78 digital 'shorts' of the cult hit musical, The Mad Ones.

Jeremy Jordan, Patti Murin, Laura Osnes and More Join THE MAD ONES LAB Road Trip Photo Jeremy Jordan, Patti Murin, Laura Osnes and More Join THE MAD ONES LAB Road Trip
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2020

Jeremy Jordan, Patti Murin, Laura Osnes, and more join Kerrigan-Lowdermilk's celebration of THE MAD ONES Lab this Sunday, November 8 at 7PM in a special YouTube Premiere.

BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Claybourne Elder Photo BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Claybourne Elder
by Nicholas Adler - Aug 15, 2020

Claybourne Elder and the rest of the cast of COMPANY were all set to open the third revival production of the show on Broadway when COVID-19 hit and closed down NYC life as we knew it. Claybourne was set to appear in COMPANY, his fourth Broadway show, as the flight attendant, Andy, who you might know better as April in the original version.

Lincoln Center at Home Announces Upcoming Calendar of Events Featuring ACT ONE Starri Photo Lincoln Center at Home Announces Upcoming Calendar of Events Featuring ACT ONE Starring Santino Fontana & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2020

Lincoln Center at Home is maintaining connections to the arts during the COVID-19 pandemic. A free, one-stop portal to all digital offerings from across the iconic campus, offerings include Lincoln Center Pop-Up Classroom, #ConcertsForKids, and an array of archival and livestream performances.

Lincoln Center Announces BROADWAY FRIDAYS, Free Online Streams Featuring CAROUSEL, TH Photo Lincoln Center Announces BROADWAY FRIDAYS, Free Online Streams Featuring CAROUSEL, THE NANCE and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2020

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has announced Broadway Fridays, free online streams of some of the most beloved Live From Lincoln Center broadcasts of Broadway productions from Lincoln Center Theater and the New York Philharmonic, beginning this June.

VIDEO: Lesli Margherita 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S Photo VIDEO: Lesli Margherita 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2020

BC/EFA hosted Broadway Does Mother's Day today! As part of the event, Laura Benanti created an 'audition tape' for the role of Mama Rose.

VIDEO: Harvey Fierstein 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S Photo VIDEO: Harvey Fierstein 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2020

BC/EFA hosted Broadway Does Mother's Day today! As part of the event, Harvey Fierstein created an 'audition tape' for the role of Mama Rose.

Jenni Barber Videos

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Tracy Letts, Annette Bening & More in ALL MY SONS on Broa Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Tracy Letts, Annette Bening & More in ALL MY SONS on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, officially opened last night! 

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of ALL MY SONS, with Annette Bening, Tracy Letts & Mo Videoplay
BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of ALL MY SONS, with Annette Bening, Tracy Letts & More!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 23, 2019

The American Airlines Theatre was the place to be last night, as an Arthur Miller classic came back to Broadway! Roundabout Theatre Company just celebrated opening night of All My Sons, directed by Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien.

A Week of WICKED: Six Glindas Ham it Up to Sing 'Popular' Videoplay
A Week of WICKED: Six Glindas Ham it Up to Sing 'Popular'

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 25, 2018

While we await the big night, BroadwayWorld is counting down with a week of flashbacks from Wicked past. Below, watch as six Glindas (Carrie St. Louis, Kara Lindsay, Jenni Barber, Tiffany Haas, Kate Fahrner and Katie Rose Clarke) ham it up with 'Popular' from start to finish. 

BWW TV: THE LITTLE MERMAID Swims Into Music Theatre Wichita Videoplay
BWW TV: THE LITTLE MERMAID Swims Into Music Theatre Wichita

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 7, 2018

Music Theatre Wichita concludes its 2018 Season with the return of Disney's "The Little Mermaid," directed and choreographed by Linda Goodrich, with musical direction by Thomas W. Douglas. The 60-member cast includes Broadway veterans working alongside some of the nation's most promising new talent, all showcased in an brand-new staging, featuring imaginative sets and costumes inspired by the classic Disney film. In 2011, Music Theatre Wichita was one of the first three theatres in the country to receive permission from the Disney Company to produce this title following its Broadway run, and the new edition marks the local premiere of the newly revised script and score. "The Little Mermaid" runs for ten performances, August 8-18 at the Century II Concert Hall in downtown Wichita, Kansas.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At PIPPIN At MT Wichita Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At PIPPIN At MT Wichita

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 26, 2018

Music Theatre Wichita continues its 2018 Season with one of the first regional productions of the newly revised Pippin, reflecting the changes composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz and librettist Roger O. Hirson introduced in the 2013 Broadway revival. Directed and choreographed by Emmy-nominated Al Blackstone ("So You Think You Can Dance"), the lavish production features a 32-member cast in an all-new staging. The fourth of five self-produced musicals in MTWichita's 2018 season, the run continues through July 29. Disney's The Little Mermaid will conclude the season August 8-18.

VIDEO: Music Theatre Wichita Presents GUYS AND DOLLS Videoplay
VIDEO: Music Theatre Wichita Presents GUYS AND DOLLS

by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2018

Music Theatre Wichita continues its 2018 Season with a fresh take on the classic musical Guys and Dolls. The second of five locally produced Broadway-scale productions, Guys and Dolls plays June 27-July 1 at the Century II Concert Hall in downtown Wichita, KS.

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Cast Recording, Featuring Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleig Videoplay
SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Cast Recording, Featuring Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford, Out Today

by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2017

The cast recording of the recent, highly acclaimed, sold-out Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park with George, starring Jake Gyllenhaal in his Broadway debut and Tony-winning actress Annaleigh Ashford, is set for CD release today, December 8 via the Arts Music division at Warner Music Group.

VIDEO: SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE's Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford 'Finish Videoplay
VIDEO: SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE's Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford 'Finish the Hat' in the Recording Studio

by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2017

The cast recording of the recent, highly acclaimed, sold-out Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park with George, starring Jake Gyllenhaal in his Broadway debut and Tony-winning actress Annaleigh Ashford, is set for CD release on December 8 via the Arts Music division at Warner Music Group. In celebration, Gyllenhaal recently surprised fans with a special video trailer featuring behind-the-scenes footage of the recording sessions - check it out below!

Jake Gyllenhaal Announces SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Cast Recording Will Be Relea Videoplay
Jake Gyllenhaal Announces SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Cast Recording Will Be Released End of September

by Julie Musbach - Sep 17, 2017

Jake Gyllenhaal spoke with CBS Sunday morning about his career including his celebrated run in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE. The actor revealed that the cast recording will be released at the end of this month.

VIDEO: What Caused a Giant 'Weepfest' When Mandy Patinkin Visited 'SUNDAY IN THE PARK'?
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 6, 2017

On today's LIVE WITH KELLY, Mandy Patinkin talked about the emotional experience he had seeing Jake Gyllenhaal in the Sondheim musical SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, now on Broadway. 


Jenni Barber Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jenni Barber been in?
Jenni Barber has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Jenni Barber been in?
Jenni Barber has not appeared in the West End