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Jennifer Damiano

 
Bio:
Jennifer received a Tony Award nomination for creating the role of ‚ÄúNatalie‚ÄĚ in the critically acclaimed Broadway production, Next To Normal. She returned to Broadway as the original ‚ÄúMary Jane Watson‚ÄĚ in Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark, with music and lyrics by U2, and starred in the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jennifer received a Tony Award nomination for creating the role of ‚ÄúNatalie‚ÄĚ in the critically acclaimed Broadway production, Next To Normal. She returned to Broadway as the original ‚ÄúMary Jane Watson‚ÄĚ in Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark, with music and lyrics by U2, and starred in the ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2022
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group's Off-Broadway Production, 2020
Cast
  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
Original Production, 2017
Hayley Serling
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at (Le) Poisson Rouge, 2017
Kathryn
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Jean
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2013
Willow Turner
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Mary Jane Watson
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Natalie
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Natalie
Natalie
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2006
Ensemble
Anna (Understudy)
Martha (Understudy)
Thea (Understudy)
Wendla (Understudy)

Jennifer Damiano Biography

Jennifer received a Tony Award nomination for creating the role of ‚ÄúNatalie‚ÄĚ in the critically acclaimed Broadway production, Next To Normal. She returned to Broadway as the original ‚ÄúMary Jane Watson‚ÄĚ in Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark, with music and lyrics by U2, and starred in the Off-Broadway musical, Venice, at the Public Theatre. At 15 years old, Jennifer made her Broadway debut in Spring Awakening and was the youngest member of the original cast. Jennifer recently completed shooting the independent film, American Dresser, and can be seen in the indie features Outliving Emily and B-Side, as well as Fourth Man Out, due in theaters early 2016.

Jennifer Damiano Awards and Nominations

 
- 2011 - Theatre Finalists
Jennifer Damiano
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production
Jennifer DamianoNext to Normal
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Jennifer Damiano, Next to Normal

Jennifer Damiano News

Benjamin Rauhala Comes to Cadogan Hall in February 2023 With Luke Bayer, Jordan Luke  Photo Benjamin Rauhala Comes to Cadogan Hall in February 2023 With Luke Bayer, Jordan Luke Gage, Jodie Steele, and More
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2022

BENJAMIN RAUHALA & HIS WEST END BESTIES comes to the Cadogan Hall on Sunday 5 February at 6.30pm.

WRITE OUT LOUD's Fourth Album to be Released This Month With Jennifer Damiano, Aisha  Photo WRITE OUT LOUD's Fourth Album to be Released This Month With Jennifer Damiano, Aisha Jackson & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 4, 2022

WRITE OUT LOUD will release its fourth album on November 5th! Write Out Loud is a 501(c)3 nonprofit founded by Taylor Louderman (Tony Nominee, Mean Girls) celebrating and stewarding the work of new musical theatre writers.

FSCJ Artist Series Beyond Broadway Presents DISNEY PRINCESS - THE CONCERT, November  Photo FSCJ Artist Series Beyond Broadway Presents DISNEY PRINCESS - THE CONCERT, November 3
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2022

The FSCJ Artist Series, sponsored by VyStar Credit Union, brings Disney Princess ‚Äď The Concert presented by Pandora, to the Jacksonville Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, November 3, 2022 at 7 p.m.

BWW Interview: Tamika Lawrence Looks Back on the Impact of BLACK NO MORE and More Photo BWW Interview: Tamika Lawrence Looks Back on the Impact of BLACK NO MORE and More
by Team BWW - Jun 17, 2022

Tamika Lawrence has had a year for the record books. In addition to starring alongside Sharon D Clarke in the three-time Tony nominated revival of Caroline, Or Change, she earned her very own Drama Desk nomination for her incredible performance in Black No More. The musical, which enjoyed an acclaimed, limited run in the height of the spread of Omicron, was inspired by George S. Schuyler's Afrofuturist novel set during the Harlem Renaissance, retelling one Black man's journey colliding with truths of race and identity.

Photos: Darren Criss & The House Of Suntory's Host After, After Tony's Celebration Photo Photos: Darren Criss & The House Of Suntory's Host After, After Tony's Celebration
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 14, 2022

Another Tonys has come and gone! Before DeBose took the stage, Darren Criss and Julianne Hough hosted The Tony Awards: Act One on Paramount+.  And after the Tonys, the party moved from Radio City Music Hall to The House Of Suntory's for a star-studded celebration. Check out photos!

Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 12, 2022

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing) at them 2022 Tony Awards!

Jeremy Jordan Will Perform At Theatre Royal Drury Lane In August Photo Jeremy Jordan Will Perform At Theatre Royal Drury Lane In August
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

Broadway star Jeremy Jordan will be performing a solo show live in London at Theatre Royal Drury Lane on Monday 29 August 2022. Find out how to get pre-sale tickets and more information on the concert.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of MCC's WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of MCC's WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE
by Bruce Glikas - May 11, 2022

Just last night, MCC Theater celebrated the opening of the World Premiere of Which Way to the Stage by Ana Nogueira (Empathitrax) and directed by Mike Donahue (MCC's Collective Rage). Previously titled Here She Is, Boys, Which Way to the Stage will run through May 22 at the Newman Mills Theater at MCC Theater.

Photos: SPRING AWAKENING Cast Reunites for NYC Premiere of HBO's THOSE YOU'VE KNOWN D Photo Photos: SPRING AWAKENING Cast Reunites for NYC Premiere of HBO's THOSE YOU'VE KNOWN Documentary
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 26, 2022

There was a Spring Awakening reunion in NYC last night! Stars of the beloved musical gathered for the premiere of HBO's upcoming Spring Awakening: Those You've Known documentary.

Wake Up With BWW 4/20: HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE Reviews, First Look at SPRING AWAKENING Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/20: HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE Reviews, First Look at SPRING AWAKENING Documentary, and More!
by - Apr 20, 2022

Today's top stories include the opening night of How I Learned to Drive on Broadway! Read the reviews here! Plus, Jeremy Jordan, Harriet Harris and André De Shields will lead the world premiere of When Playwrights Kill, get a first look at HBO's Spring Awakening: Those You've Known documentary, and more!

Jennifer Damiano Videos

VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Gives Surprise SPRING AWAKENING Performance on THE TONIGHT SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Gives Surprise SPRING AWAKENING Performance on THE TONIGHT SHOW

by Michael Major - Apr 6, 2022

Jonathan Groff sat down with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss the upcoming Spring Awakening: Those You've Known HBO documentary. The interview also features a clip from the new documentary, which is set to premiere on May 3 on HBO. Watch as the interview concluded with Groff performing a surprise rendition of 'Totally F*cked' from the hit musical.

VIDEO: Tariq Trotter Talks BLACK NO MORE Off-Broadway on FALLON Videoplay
VIDEO: Tariq Trotter Talks BLACK NO MORE Off-Broadway on FALLON

by Michael Major - Feb 1, 2022

Tariq TrotterTariq Trotter returned to the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss the new Off-Broadway adaption of Black No More, which he stars in and wrote the music and lyrics for with the Roots. The cast also features Brandon Victor Dixon, Jennifer Damiano, Tamika Lawrence, Ephraim Sykes, Lillias White, and more.

VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Talks SPRING AWAKENING Reunion on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan Videoplay
VIDEO: Jonathan Groff Talks SPRING AWAKENING Reunion on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan

by Michael Major - Dec 13, 2021

Jonathan Groff sat down with Kelly Ripa and guest-host Mark Conseulos this morning, discussing the Spring Awakning reunion concert. The reunion also featured Skylar Astin, Lilli Cooper, Jennifer Damiano, John Gallagher, Jr., Gideon Glick, Lea Michele, Lauren Pritchard, and Krysta Rodriguez.

VIDEO: See the Official Trailer for BOY‚ÄĘFRIENDS, Featuring Andy Mientus, Jen Damian Videoplay
VIDEO: See the Official Trailer for BOY‚ÄĘFRIENDS, Featuring Andy Mientus, Jen Damiano, Julia Murney, and More!

by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2020

Boy-Friends is a new comedy pilot about two college roommates, one gay and one straight, and their journey through college and into adulthood to become the homo-hetero power couple of the ages.

Broadway Rewind: NEXT TO NORMAL Brings Family Drama to Bryant Park in 2010 Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: NEXT TO NORMAL Brings Family Drama to Bryant Park in 2010

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 13, 2020

Today we flashback to 2010, when Next to Normal performed on the Bryant Park stage. Next to Normal opened on April 15, 2009 at the Booth Theatre, where it played for 733 performances. Directed by Michael Greif, the musical starred Alice Ripley, J. Robert Spencer, Adam Chanler-Berat, Jennifer Damiano, Aaron Tveit and Louis Hobson.

Broadway Rewind: It's Just Another Day on Opening Night of NEXT TO NORMAL Off-Broadwa Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: It's Just Another Day on Opening Night of NEXT TO NORMAL Off-Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 30, 2020

BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge said of this 2008 episode of Broadway Rewind, 'I loved looking back at the musical Next to Normal and realizing the impact it has had on the musical theatre genre. We start off high a top Rockefeller Center to the Rainbow Room for The Drama League's Gala where they honored beloved producer Roger Berlind. It featured many of the stars and shows that he produced over his illustrious career.  Look for David Hyde Pierce, Marin Mazzie, Jason Danieley, Donna Murphy, Karen Ziemba and Debra Monk.' 

BWW TV: Watch Jennifer Damiano Sing from BOB & CAROL & TED & ALICE Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Jennifer Damiano Sing from BOB & CAROL & TED & ALICE

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 29, 2020

The New Group will soon present Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice, a world premiere production arriving as part of The New Group's 25th Anniversary Season.  With Book by Jonathan Marc Sherman, Music by Duncan Sheik, Lyrics by Duncan Sheik and Amanda Green and Musical Staging by Kelly Devine, this production features Jennifer Damiano, Jamie Mohamdein, Ana Nogueira, Joél Pérez, Suzanne Vega and Michael Zegen.  Scott Elliott directs.  Previews began January 16 in advance of an Official Opening Night on Tuesday, February 4.  A limited Off-Broadway engagement is slated through March 15 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street). 

Michael Mott Releases New Single 'The Impossible' Featuring Matt Bloyd Videoplay
Michael Mott Releases New Single 'The Impossible' Featuring Matt Bloyd

by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 1, 2019

NYC songwriter, Michael Mott, drops his latest single, a?oeThe Impossible,a?? featuring vocals by Los Angeles-based singer and star of FOX's The Four, Matt Bloyd.

VIDEO: On This Day, June 14- SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK Opens On Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, June 14- SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK Opens On Broadway!

by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2019

On this day in 2011, the Broadway production of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, celebrated its opening night!

#TBT: NEXT TO NORMAL Opens Off-Broadway! Videoplay
#TBT: NEXT TO NORMAL Opens Off-Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2019

It's definitely not just another day because this week, the Tony Award-winning musical Next to Normal celebrates the tenth anniversary of opening at Broadway's Booth Theatre! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's Off-Broadway opening at Second Stage Theater with Alice Ripley, Brian D'Arcy James, Aaron Tveit, Jenn Damiano, and more! Check out all the footage below to see why Next to Normal is perfect for you!


Jennifer Damiano Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jennifer Damiano been in?
Jennifer Damiano has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Jennifer Damiano been in?
Jennifer Damiano has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jennifer Damiano been nominated for?
Theatre Finalists () for Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Next to Normal and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Next to Normal .