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Julia Knitel

 
Bio:
Broadway: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Carole King, first national tour), Bye Bye Birdie. Off-Broadway: A Letter to Harvey Milk (Lucille Lortel nomination). Select New York/Regional: Nora in Brighton Beach Memoirs (Portland Stage Co.), Ingrid in Volleygirls (NY Musical Festival: Best of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Carole King, first national tour), Bye Bye Birdie. Off-Broadway: A Letter to Harvey Milk (Lucille Lortel nomination). Select New York/Regional: Nora in Brighton Beach Memoirs (Portland Stage Co.), Ingrid in Volleygirls (NY Musical Festival: Best of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2018
Janice & Others [Replacement]
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Revival, 2018
Louise
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere at Theatre Row, 2018
Performer
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Carole King [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2009
Fan Club Girl
Teenager
Ursula Merkel (Understudy)

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2009]
Dance Captain

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2018
Janice & Others [Replacement]

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Revival, 2018
Louise

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere at Theatre Row, 2018
Performer

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Carole King [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2009
Fan Club Girl

Teenager

Ursula Merkel (Understudy)

Productions

Dance Captain

Julia Knitel Biography

Broadway: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Carole King, first national tour), Bye Bye Birdie. Off-Broadway: A Letter to Harvey Milk (Lucille Lortel nomination). Select New York/Regional: Nora in Brighton Beach Memoirs (Portland Stage Co.), Ingrid in Volleygirls (NY Musical Festival: Best of Fest). Film: Miles.

Julia Knitel Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical
Julia Knitel, A Letter to Harvey Milk

Julia Knitel News

COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20!  Photo COME FROM AWAY Tickets On Sale at the Centennial Concert Hall, June 20! 
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

Winnipeg has announced that the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical¬† about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will make its Winnipeg return at the Centennial Concert Hall for a limited engagement October 25 ‚Äď 30, 2022.

Will Roland, Olivia Puckett & More to Star in THE PANIC OF '29 Off-Broadway Photo Will Roland, Olivia Puckett & More to Star in THE PANIC OF '29 Off-Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2022

59E59 Theaters and Less Than Rent Theatre have announced the cast for The Panic of ’29 by Graham Techler (The Moderators) and directed by Max Friedman (Midnight at the Never Get).

COME FROM AWAY Begins Performances Today At The Ahmanson Theatre Photo COME FROM AWAY Begins Performances Today At The Ahmanson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2022

Critically acclaimed and widely celebrated, ‚ÄúCome From Away,‚ÄĚ a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will open on June 1 in Los Angeles at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre for a limited engagement through June 12, 2022.

BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY brings an exhilarating and heartfelt show to the San Diego Photo BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY brings an exhilarating and heartfelt show to the San Diego Civic Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - May 19, 2022

COME FROM AWAY tour brings a wonderful cast and the heartwarming show back to San Diego.  Playing at the San Diego Civic Theatre through Broadway San Diego this show offers irresistible Celtic-inspired music, a strong ensemble playing multiple roles, and a reminder that even in the darkest of moments light can be found.  COME FROM AWAY is playing through May 22nd.

Cast Announced For COME FROM AWAY At Center Theatre Group Photo Cast Announced For COME FROM AWAY At Center Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2022

Critically acclaimed and widely celebrated ‚ÄúCome From Away,‚ÄĚ a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will return to Los Angeles at Center Theatre Group / Ahmanson Theatre for a limited engagement May 31 through June 12.

BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY at The National Theatre Photo BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY at The National Theatre
by Ken Kemp - Apr 14, 2022

Read our critic's review - The National Tour of Come From Away is playing this week at The National Theatre, bringing all of the joy and magic of the Broadway production with it.

COME FROM AWAY is Coming to the Lied Center Photo COME FROM AWAY is Coming to the Lied Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

The Lied Center for Performing Arts has announced the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will make its Lincoln, NE debut at the Lied Center for a limited engagement on April 27- May 1.

COME FROM AWAY is Coming to Popejoy Hall Photo COME FROM AWAY is Coming to Popejoy Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2022

Popejoy Presents and Haverland Carter Broadway in New Mexico have announced the national tour of¬†COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will open May 11 its Albuquerque debut at Popejoy Hall for a limited engagement May 11 ‚Äď 15, 2022.

BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY Realizes an Unimaginable Event and a Hopeful Destination Photo BWW Review: COME FROM AWAY Realizes an Unimaginable Event and a Hopeful Destination
by Emily Short - Mar 11, 2022

COME FROM AWAY, presented by Dallas Summer Musicals, welcomes you to Gander, Newfoundland where you will learn about the hopes of human connection amidst a horrific tragedy. DSM partnered with George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum to present artifacts relating to the events of September 11, 2001. Visit Music Hall at Fair Park March 8-20.

Dallas Summer Musicals to Present COME FROM AWAY Photo Dallas Summer Musicals to Present COME FROM AWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 25, 2022

Dallas Summer Musicals and Broadway Across America have announced the national tour of COME FROM AWAY, a Broadway musical about the true story of the small town that welcomed the world, will return to Dallas’ Music Hall at Fair Park for a limited engagement March 8-20, 2022. COME FROM AWAY tickets are on sale now!

Julia Knitel Videos

VIDEO: Nick Duckart Talks Bringing COME FROM AWAY To Chicago VideoVIDEO: Nick Duckart Talks Bringing COME FROM AWAY To Chicago
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2022

Come From Away is now in Chicago through March 6th, 2022. Watch as Nick Duckart who plays Kevin J and others talks about bringing a bit of Gander to the Windy City.

VIDEO: Paper Mill Celebrates The 2019 Rising Star Awards VideoVIDEO: Paper Mill Celebrates The 2019 Rising Star Awards
by Stage Tube - Jun 6, 2019

As one of the nation's leading professional theaters and recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Michael Stotts-Managing Director) has a well-earned reputation for launching both performers and shows to Broadway. Since their inception in 1996, the Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards for Excellence in High School Musical Theatre have ignited the careers of many notable performers, all of whom attended high school in New Jersey.

VIDEO: The Cast of GYPSY at the Muny Performs 'Together Wherever We Go' VideoVIDEO: The Cast of GYPSY at the Muny Performs 'Together Wherever We Go'
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2018

Gypsy, revered by many as the greatest musical ever written, is currently playing at the Muny. Check out a video of the cast singing 'Together Wherever We Go' below!

VIDEO: Beth Leavel Sings 'Everything's Coming Up Roses' in GYPSY at the Muny VideoVIDEO: Beth Leavel Sings 'Everything's Coming Up Roses' in GYPSY at the Muny
by Stage Tube - Jul 30, 2018

Everything's coming up Beth Leavel! Gypsy, revered by many as the greatest musical ever written, is currently playing at the Muny. Check out a video of Beth Leavel singing the iconic 'Everything's Coming Up Roses' below!

BWW TV: Preview A LETTER TO HARVEY MILK - Extended Through June 30 VideoBWW TV: Preview A LETTER TO HARVEY MILK - Extended Through June 30
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 28, 2018

Originally set to run through May 13, the Off-Broadway musical, A LETTER TO HARVEY MILK, will extend its run at Theatre Row's Acorn Theatre (410 W 42 Street) through June 30, 2018. Get a preview from the video below!

STAGE TUBE: In the Studio for POLKADOTS: THE COOL KIDS MUSICAL Album
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2016

On September 16th, 2016 Masterworks Broadway released the World Premiere Recording of the award winning new hit Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical. Written by Douglas Lyons, Melvin Tunstall, III and Greg Borowsky, Polkadots is a new musical inspired by the true events of the Civil Rights pioneers Ruby Bridges and The Little Rock Nine. The album's release will be celebrated in a concert presentation on Monday October 24th at The Cutting Room, and BroadwayWorld has a look behind the scenes with the cast in the studio!

Rob McClure, Joshua Henry & More Broadway Faves Star in 'The Oz Project' Music Video
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 26, 2016

'The Oz Project' is a love letter to THE WIZARD OF OZ and THE WIZ created by some of their diehard fans at heart. The stories are interwoven as the two classic versions are combined through their well-loved scores, and sung by some of the greatest voices on Broadway.

BWW TV: BYE BYE BIRDIE Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway with the Cake Diva!
by Robert Diamond - Jan 12, 2010

Roundabout Theatre Company's (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) limited engagement of Bye Bye Birdie will play its final performance on Sunday, January 24th at 2:00 PM.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Sneak Peek of BYE BYE BIRDIE's Big Opening Night!
by Craig Brockman - Oct 17, 2009

Bye Bye Birdie celebrated Opening Night on Thursday, October 15th at the new Henry Miller's Theatre (124 West 43rd Street). Bye Bye Birdie stars John Stamos, Gina Gershon, Bill Irwin & Nolan Gerard Funk with Jayne Houdyshell, Dee Hoty, Matt Doyle, Jake Evan Schwencke and Alllie Trimm. BroadwayWorld and Broadway Beat were on hand to welcome the revival and bring you this MEGA preview featuring interviews with the cast, creative and tons of clips to satisfy even the most rabid 'Birdie' fans!


Julia Knitel Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Julia Knitel been in?
Julia Knitel has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Julia Knitel been in?
Julia Knitel has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Julia Knitel been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical (The Lortels) for A Letter to Harvey Milk .