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Jessie Mueller

 
Bio:
Jessie Mueller most recently appeared on Broadway and at Steppenwolf in Tracy Lett’s new play The Minutes alongside the playwright, Armie Hammer and Blair Brown. She received a Tony nomination and Drama Desk Award for her performance as Julie Jordan in the recent revival of Carousel opposite ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jessie Mueller most recently appeared on Broadway and at Steppenwolf in Tracy Lett’s new play The Minutes alongside the playwright, Armie Hammer and Blair Brown. She received a Tony nomination and Drama Desk Award for her performance as Julie Jordan in the recent revival of Carousel opposite ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Ms. Johnson
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Broadway Center Stage Revival, 2019
Marian Paroo
  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Julie Jordan
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Jenna
  [Boston]
American Repertory Theater World Premiere Production, 2015
Jenna
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Carole King
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Helena Landless
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Billie Bendix [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Melinda Wells

Photos

Noah Reid, Jessie Mueller, Jeff Still, Tracy Letts, Cliff  Photo

Noah Reid, Jessie Mueller, Jeff Still, Tracy Letts, Cliff

From: 
Date:
04/15/2022
Jessie Mueller, Noah Reid Photo

Jessie Mueller, Noah Reid

From: 
Date:
04/15/2022
Jeff Still, Sally Murphy, Cliff Chamberlain, Austin Pendleton, Jessie Mueller, Tracy  Photo

Jeff Still, Sally Murphy, Cliff Chamberlain, Austin Pendleton, Jessie Mueller, Tracy Letts, Noah Reid, Blair Brown, K. Todd Freeman, Danny McCarthy, Ian Barford

From: 
Date:
03/23/2022
Tracy Letts, Danny McCarthy, K. Todd Freeman, Blair Brown, Noah Reid, Jessie Mueller, Photo

Tracy Letts, Danny McCarthy, K. Todd Freeman, Blair Brown, Noah Reid, Jessie Mueller, Sally Murphy, Cliff Chamberlain, Jeff Still, Austin Pendleton

From: 
Date:
03/12/2022
(Top Row L-R) Cliff Chamberlain, K. Todd Freeman, Noah Reid, Tracy Letts, Jessie Muel Photo

(Top Row L-R) Cliff Chamberlain, K. Todd Freeman, Noah Reid, Tracy Letts, Jessie Mueller, Jeff Still, Ian Barford (Bottom Row L-R) Sally Murphy, Blair Brown, Austin Pendleton, Danny McCarthy

From: 
Date:
03/10/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Ms. Johnson

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Broadway Center Stage Revival, 2019
Marian Paroo

  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Julie Jordan

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Jenna

  [Boston]
American Repertory Theater World Premiere Production, 2015
Jenna

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Carole King

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Helena Landless

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Billie Bendix [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Melinda Wells

Jessie Mueller Biography

Jessie Mueller most recently appeared on Broadway and at Steppenwolf in Tracy Lett’s new play The Minutes alongside the playwright, Armie Hammer and Blair Brown. She received a Tony nomination and Drama Desk Award for her performance as Julie Jordan in the recent revival of Carousel opposite Joshua Henry and Renee Fleming. Check out a preview of the show featuring songs like “Goodnight My Someone,” “Adelaide’s Lament” and more!

Prior to that she originated the role of Jenna Hunterson in composer-lyricist Sara Bareilles’ hit Broadway musical Waitress for which she was nominated for a Tony, Drama Desk and Grammy award. She earned all three awards for her starring role as Carole King in Beautiful-The Carole King Musical. She recently starred as Marian in The Music Man with Norm Lewis and Rosie O’Donnell at The Kennedy Center.

Other major Broadway credits include Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Mystery Of Edwin Drood (Drama Desk nomination), and her Broadway debut as Melinda in On A Clear Day You Can See Forever opposite Harry Connick, Jr. (Tony and Drama Desk nominations). She portrayed Carrie Pipperidge in the New York Philharmonic’s staged concert production of Carousel at Lincoln Center, and was a part of Carnegie Hall’s family concert series, Take the Stage with Broadway Stars.

Mueller began her career in Chicago and was named Actor of the Year in 2011 by The Chicago Tribune. Four years later she received Chicago’s prestigious Sarah Siddons Society Award. Recently she collaborated on Broadway for Orlando’s “What the World Needs Now” benefiting our brothers and sisters in Orlando.

Jessie Mueller Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Jessie Mueller, Carousel
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Jessie Mueller, Carousel
 
Tony Awards - 2018 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, Carousel
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, Waitress
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, Waitress
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, Waitress
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Jessie Mueller, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
 
Drama League Awards - 2014 - Distinguished Performance Award
Jessie Mueller, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Jessie Mueller, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, The Mystery of Edwin Drood
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
 
Drama League Awards - 2012 - Distinguished Performance Award
Jessie Mueller, On A Clear Day You Can See Forever
 
Theatre World Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Debut Performance Gold Star
Jessie Mueller, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Jessie Mueller, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever

Jessie Mueller News

Vote For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - Hugh Jackman, Patti LuPone, Da Photo Vote For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - Hugh Jackman, Patti LuPone, Darren Criss, Sarah Jessica Parker & More Lead Latest Standings
by BWW Awards - May 23, 2022

Voting is open for the 19th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards through June 3rd! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

BWW Review: WAITRESS, Birmingham Hippodrome Photo BWW Review: WAITRESS, Birmingham Hippodrome
by Laura Lott - May 18, 2022

If there's such a thing as the perfect recipe for a musical, then Waitress has surely found it. Like each of Jenna's delicious freshly-baked pies, the show achieves the ideal balance of sweet and sour. By turns hilariously funny, heart-wrenchingly sad and achingly sweet, Waitress knows how to take the audience on a journey through their emotions and leave them truly satisfied.

First Standings Announced For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Photo First Standings Announced For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Best Musical, WICKED Leads Best Long Running Show & More!
by BWW Awards - May 16, 2022

Voting is open for the 19th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards through June 3rd! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

Student Blog: “See You at the Parks!” Photo Student Blog: “See You at the Parks!”
by Student Blogger: Kat Mokrynski - May 4, 2022

Recently, I had the chance to speak with David about his experience in the theatre world, his off-Broadway directorial debut, and, of course, Disney! From Happy Meal toys to college professors, read on to learn more about how David became the person they are today and how he is contributing to both the theatre world and the Disney community.

Sunday Morning Michael Dale:  Witnessing History with All The Mournful Voices and Get Photo Sunday Morning Michael Dale: Witnessing History with All The Mournful Voices and Getting a History Lesson with Citizen Wong
by Michael Dale - Apr 24, 2022

Immersive All The Mournful Voices takes audience members to a time that tore the country apart just as it was beginning to heal and Citizen Wong celebrates a 19th Century activist for Chinese American rights.

THE MINUTES on Broadway Raises $27K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Rel Photo THE MINUTES on Broadway Raises $27K to Support Save the Children's Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

THE MINUTES on Broadway announced today that from a portion of tickets sales $27,000 has been raised thus far to support global humanitarian organization Save the Children’s Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund.

Photos: A SCHITT'S CREEK Reunion at THE MINUTES Opening Night! Photo Photos: A SCHITT'S CREEK Reunion at THE MINUTES Opening Night!
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 18, 2022

Dan Levy and Noah Reid, former co-stars of Schitt's Creek reunited last night at the opening of The Minutes on Broadway! 

Photos: On the Red Carpet for THE MINUTES Opening Night Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for THE MINUTES Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 18, 2022

Tracy Letts' The Minutes, the newest work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of August: Osage County, has officially opened on Broadway last night at Studio 54. BroadwayWorld was there for the special occasion and you can check out photos from the red carpet arrivals .

VIDEO: Watch Scenes from THE MINUTES on Broadway Photo VIDEO: Watch Scenes from THE MINUTES on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2022

Tracy Letts' The Minutes, the newest work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of August: Osage County, has officially opened on Broadway! All new video has been released featuring clips from the show.

VIDEO: Inside Opening Night of THE MINUTES Photo VIDEO: Inside Opening Night of THE MINUTES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2022

Tracy Letts' The Minutes, the newest work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of August: Osage County, has officially opened on Broadway! All new footage has been released from the red carpet and curtain call. Check out the video here!

Jessie Mueller Videos

VIDEO: Inside Opening Night of THE MINUTES VideoVIDEO: Inside Opening Night of THE MINUTES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2022

Tracy Letts' The Minutes, the newest work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of August: Osage County, has officially opened on Broadway! All new footage has been released from the red carpet and curtain call. Check out the video here!

VIDEO: Watch Scenes from THE MINUTES on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch Scenes from THE MINUTES on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2022

Tracy Letts' The Minutes, the newest work from the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of August: Osage County, has officially opened on Broadway! All new video has been released featuring clips from the show.

VIDEO: STARS IN THE HOUSE FOR UKRAINE Raises Over $139,000 VideoVIDEO: 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: Meet the Cast of THE MINUTES on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Meet the Cast of THE MINUTES on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 15, 2022

In just a few thousand minutes, The Minutes will finally arrive on Broadway, where it is set to begin previews on Broadway on Saturday, April 2, 2022, and open on Sunday, April 17, 2022 at Studio 54.

VIDEO: Shoshana Bean Sings 'Waving Through a Window' In Rehearsal For Tonight's Live  VideoVIDEO: Shoshana Bean Sings 'Waving Through a Window' In Rehearsal For Tonight's Live Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 31, 2021

Watch as Seth Rudetsky and Shoshana Bean rehearse 'Waving Through a Window' from Dear Evan Hansen in rehearsal for tonight's live streaming concert! Tune in at 8pm ET to watch the one-time only live event.

VIDEO: Shoshana Bean Sings 'Back to Before' from RAGTIME In Rehearsal for The Seth Co VideoVIDEO: Shoshana Bean Sings 'Back to Before' from RAGTIME In Rehearsal for The Seth Concert Series
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 31, 2021

Watch as Seth Rudetsky and Shoshana Bean rehearse a Ragtime classic for tonight's live streaming concert! Tune in at 8pm ET on October 31 to watch the one-time only live event!

VIDEO: Erika Henningsen Sings 'I'd Rather Be Me' From MEAN GIRLS & More In Rehearsal  VideoVIDEO: Erika Henningsen Sings 'I'd Rather Be Me' From MEAN GIRLS & More In Rehearsal For The Seth Concert Series
by Team BWW - Oct 24, 2021

Watch as Seth Rudetsky and Mean Girls's Erika Henningsen rehearse 'I'd Rather Be Me' & more for tonight's live streaming concert! Tune in at 8 PM ET to watch the one-time only live event, with special guest Kate Rockwell!

VIDEO: Erika Henningsen & Seth Rudetsky Sing 'Meadowlark' In Rehearsal For Tonight's  VideoVIDEO: Erika Henningsen & Seth Rudetsky Sing 'Meadowlark' In Rehearsal For Tonight's Live Concert
by Team BWW - Oct 24, 2021

Watch as Seth Rudetsky and Mean Girls's Erika Henningsen rehearse 'Meadowlark' in rehearsal for tonight's live streaming concert! Tune in at 8 PM ET to watch the one-time only live event, with special guest Kate Rockwell!

VIDEO: Jessie Mueller Sings THE MUSIC MAN, WAITRESS & More In Rehearsal With Seth Rud VideoVIDEO: Jessie Mueller Sings THE MUSIC MAN, WAITRESS & More In Rehearsal With Seth Rudetsky
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2021

SiriusXM Broadway host Seth Rudetsky's critically acclaimed concert series back online this Fall and better than ever. Coming up tonight at 8 PM ET is Jessie Mueller!

VIDEO: THE SETH CONCERT SERIES Is Back And Better Than Ever; Stream Live Every Sunday VideoVIDEO: THE SETH CONCERT SERIES Is Back And Better Than Ever; Stream Live Every Sunday!
by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2021

SiriusXM Broadway host Seth Rudetsky's critically acclaimed concert series back online this Fall and better than ever. Coming up this Sunday is Justin Guarini! 


Jessie Mueller Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jessie Mueller next theatre project?
Jessie Mueller's next show will be The Minutes which opens on 4/17/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Jessie Mueller been in?
Jessie Mueller has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Jessie Mueller been in?
Jessie Mueller has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jessie Mueller been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Carousel , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Carousel , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Carousel , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Waitress , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Waitress , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Waitress , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Mystery of Edwin Drood , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for On a Clear Day You Can See Forever , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for On A Clear Day You Can See Forever Outstanding Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for On a Clear Day You Can See Forever and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for On a Clear Day You Can See Forever .

What awards has Jessie Mueller won?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Carousel, Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Beautiful: The Carole King Musicaland Outstanding Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for On a Clear Day You Can See Forever.