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Joanne Borts

 
Birth Place:
Syosset, NY
Bio:
Broadway/Tours: Fiddler; Cinderella; Funny Girl. Off-Broadway: On Second Avenue; Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh; Kids & Yiddish; Night in the Old Marketplace; The Golden Land; Concerts: Showboat(Carnegie Hall) Lincoln Center, Disney Concert Hall. Recording:Witches of Lublin (NPR); Milken Archive ... (read complete bio)
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Birth Place: Syosset, NY

Bio:
Broadway/Tours: Fiddler; Cinderella; Funny Girl. Off-Broadway: On Second Avenue; Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh; Kids & Yiddish; Night in the Old Marketplace; The Golden Land; Concerts: Showboat(Carnegie Hall) Lincoln Center, Disney Concert Hall. Recording:Witches of Lublin (NPR); Milken Archive ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
NYTF Off-Broadway Production at Stage 42, 2019
Sheyndl
  [Off-Broadway]
National Yiddish Theatre Production, 2018
Sheyndl
Yente (Understudy)
Fruma Sarah (Understudy)
Grandma Tzeitel (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Baru√Ö¬°ka (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1990
Ensemble/Other Roles
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1985
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Performer

Photos

Joanne Borts, Steven Skybell and Rachel Zatcoff Photo

Joanne Borts, Steven Skybell and Rachel Zatcoff

From: 
Date:
05/09/2022
Joanne Borts & Jana Robbins Photo

Joanne Borts & Jana Robbins

From: 
Date:
12/19/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
NYTF Off-Broadway Production at Stage 42, 2019
Sheyndl

  [Off-Broadway]
National Yiddish Theatre Production, 2018
Sheyndl

Yente (Understudy)

Fruma Sarah (Understudy)

Grandma Tzeitel (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Baru√Ö¬°ka (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1990
Ensemble/Other Roles

Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1985
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1985
Performer

Joanne Borts Biography

Broadway/Tours: Fiddler; Cinderella; Funny Girl. Off-Broadway: On Second Avenue; Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh; Kids & Yiddish; Night in the Old Marketplace; The Golden Land; Concerts: Showboat(Carnegie Hall) Lincoln Center, Disney Concert Hall. Recording:Witches of Lublin (NPR); Milken Archive (Naxos). Proud Equity Member. www.JoanneBorts.com @LushandHora. For my family, my agent and my teachers.




Joanne Borts News

Photos: On the Red Carpet of the 2022 Chita Rivera Awards Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet of the 2022 Chita Rivera Awards
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jun 21, 2022

Winners for the 2022 Chita Rivera Awards have been announced! Winners include MJ, Paradise Square, Tick, Tick... Boom! and more. Check out photos from the red carpet here!  

Actors' Equity Association Announces Results Of 2022 Officer And Councilor Election Photo Actors' Equity Association Announces Results Of 2022 Officer And Councilor Election
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2022

Actors' Equity Association, the union which represents more than 51,000 professional stage actors and stage managers, announced the results of its 2022 office and councilor election.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE LUCKY STAR Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of THE LUCKY STAR
by Bruce Glikas - May 10, 2022

Producers Douglas Denoff & Beth Goldsmith, and 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director) present the Directors Company’s production of The Lucky Star by Karen Hartman, directed by Noah Himmelstein (Rooted). The Lucky Star began previews on April 26, 2022 in Theater A and opened May 5 for a run through June 12, 2022.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Cast And Cameos In: A YIDDISH RENAISSAN Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Cast And Cameos In: A YIDDISH RENAISSANCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021

This July, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene will bring together more than 140 actors, singers and musicians from across globe for a sensational, one-time event - A Yiddish Renaissance: A Virtual Concert Celebration - filled with music and appearances by some of the most renowned Yiddish performers.

A YIDDISH RENAISSANCE to be Presented by National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Photo A YIDDISH RENAISSANCE to be Presented by National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021

In celebration of this global revival in Yiddish, this summer National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene will bring together more than 140 actors, singers and musicians from across the United States and the world for a sensational, one-time event - A Yiddish Renaissance: A Virtual Concert Celebration.

Full Cast Announced for BROADWAY BARES: TWERK FROM HOME Photo Full Cast Announced for BROADWAY BARES: TWERK FROM HOME
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

A company of Broadway Bares favorites and newcomers more than 170 strong will combine forces to light up screens for Broadway Bares: Twerk from Home in its online premiere Sunday, June 20, 2021.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Co-Presents THE THIRD SEDER: A Yiddish Passover C Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Co-Presents THE THIRD SEDER: A Yiddish Passover Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2021

On Sunday, March 21, 2:00 PM (EST), the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan (with lead sponsorship from the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene) will spearhead a global presentation of the second annual virtual Third Seder to celebrate the inspiring Passover story as well as the worldwide revival of Yiddish culture.

VIDEO: The Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Performs 'God Bless America' in Yiddish in Ho Photo VIDEO: The Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Performs 'God Bless America' in Yiddish in Honor of Inauguration Day
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 19, 2021

On the eve of the highly-anticipated Presidential Inauguration of President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Madam Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris, the cast of the critically-acclaimed off-Broadway hit, Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, released a rendition of ‚ÄúGod Bless America‚ÄĚ in Yiddish, featuring Academy and Tony Award winner Joel Grey and Steven Skybell.

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Chanukah Spectacular Entertains Global Audi Photo The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Chanukah Spectacular Entertains Global Audience Of More Than 22K
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2020

More than 22,000 people from across the globe tuned in to the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's star-studded celebration, the Folksbiene Chanukah Spectacular, an evening filled with song, dance, comedy and cameo celebrity appearances - all highlighting the vibrancy and joy of Yiddish theater.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, December 8 with Norm Lewis and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, December 8 with Norm Lewis and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 8, 2020

Today (December 8) in live streaming: Norm Lewis chats with the Chaos Twins, a Red Bucket Follies celebration, and so much more!

Joanne Borts Videos

VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Joel Grey-Helmed, Yiddish FIDDLER ON THE ROOF! VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights of Joel Grey-Helmed, Yiddish FIDDLER ON THE ROOF!
by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2019

The critically-acclaimed National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) production of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish opens tonight at Stage 42 (422 W 42nd St.) for a limited engagement through June 30, 2019.

STAGE TUBE: Oliver Thornton Performs 'Not Without You' from MOSES MAN at NYMF
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2015

DEEP Arts in association with The New York Musical Theatre Festival presents the NY Premiere of Moses Man with book & lyrics by Deborah Haber and music by Casey Filiaci, directed by Michael Bush. The show will be feature choreography by Wendy Seyb with musical direction by Don Kot. Moses Man will play from July 8-13, 2015 at the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). Click below to hear Oliver Thornton sing 'Not Without You' from the show, which kicks off this year's festival!


Joanne Borts Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Joanne Borts been in?
Joanne Borts has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Joanne Borts been in?
Joanne Borts has not appeared in the West End