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Kate Buddeke

 
Bio:
Kate Buddeke last appeared in Nassim with Barrow Street Theatricals and Good for Otto with the New Group. She also appeared with Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Superior Donuts and its subsequent run on Broadway. Other Broadway credits include Carousel, Death of A Salesman with Brian Dennehy, Gypsy ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Kate Buddeke last appeared in Nassim with Barrow Street Theatricals and Good for Otto with the New Group. She also appeared with Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Superior Donuts and its subsequent run on Broadway. Other Broadway credits include Carousel, Death of A Salesman with Brian Dennehy, Gypsy ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Jane
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Officer Randy Osteen
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Mazeppa
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
The Woman
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1994
Mrs. Mullin

Photos

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Kate Buddeke

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03/09/2018
Anna Chlumsky, Kate Buddeke and Julie Halston Photo

Anna Chlumsky, Kate Buddeke and Julie Halston

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11/23/2017
Hans Fleischmann and Kate Buddeke Photo

Hans Fleischmann and Kate Buddeke

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02/16/2016
Hans Fleischmann, Kate Buddeke and Joanne Dubach Photo

Hans Fleischmann, Kate Buddeke and Joanne Dubach

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02/16/2016
Joanne Dubach and Kate Buddeke Photo

Joanne Dubach and Kate Buddeke

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02/16/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Guest Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
The New Group Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Jane

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Officer Randy Osteen

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Mazeppa

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
The Woman

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 1994
Mrs. Mullin

Kate Buddeke Biography

Kate Buddeke last appeared in Nassim with Barrow Street Theatricals and Good for Otto with the New Group. She also appeared with Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Superior Donuts and its subsequent run on Broadway. Other Broadway credits include Carousel, Death of A Salesman with Brian Dennehy, Gypsy with Bernadette Peters and A Streetcar Named Desire with Natasha Richardson. Off-Broadway credits include 3C (Rattlestick Playwrights Theater); Paris Commune (Public Theater); and Mill Fire (Women's Project). Regional Theater credits include Good People (Alliance Theatre); Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune (Arena Stage); and Misery (Syracuse Stage). Kate is a proud ensemble member of American Blues Theater where she appeared in several productions including Tobacco Road, Keely and Du (Jeff Award nomination, ‚ÄĚActress in a Principal Role) and the upcoming Side Man. Other Chicago credits include Bug (Jeff Award nomination "Actress in a Principal Role), Eric La Rue, New Electric Ballroom (A Red Orchid Theater); and The North Plan (Jeff Award nomination "Actress in a Principal Role). She has received Jeff Awards for her work in Gypsy, David's Mother, Dancing At Lughnasa and Ourselves Alone. Film and television credits include The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Peter, The Sopranos and Law & Order Criminal Intent. Kate has sung the National Anthem twice solo at Wrigley Field.

Kate Buddeke Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Supporting Actress, Resident Play
Kate BuddekeDancing at Lughnasa

Kate Buddeke News

Outdoor and Online Programming Expands Goodman Audiences by 150,000+ Photo Outdoor and Online Programming Expands Goodman Audiences by 150,000+
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

Over the past year, more than 150,000 people consumed Goodman's 12 online streaming productions, beginning with Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play directed by Lili-Anne Brown.

Goodman Theatre Streams Famed DEATH OF A SALESMAN In Collaboration With Showtime And  Photo Goodman Theatre Streams Famed DEATH OF A SALESMAN In Collaboration With Showtime And The Actors Fund
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2020

In an unprecedented collaboration with Showtime and The Actors Fund, Goodman Theatre is proud to present the stream of the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Arthur Miller's Death of A Salesman, starring two-time Tony Award winner Brian Dennehy and directed by Goodman Theatre Artistic Director and Tony Award winner Robert Falls.

Tune in to the Online Listening Party for THE MICHAEL FRIEDMAN COLLECTION Tonight Photo Tune in to the Online Listening Party for THE MICHAEL FRIEDMAN COLLECTION Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2020

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS and THE CIVILIANS will host an online interactive listening party to introduce the two new world premiere albums of The Michael Friedman Collection on Thursday, August 27 at 8:00 PM Eastern.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 10 Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 10
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2020

Need something new to read or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's newly-announced releases include music from Forbidden Broadway, the cast recording for A Killer Party, and more.

Second Installment of 'The Michael Friedman Collection' to Feature Adam Chanler-Berat Photo Second Installment of 'The Michael Friedman Collection' to Feature Adam Chanler-Berat, Mary Testa and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 6, 2020

The second installment of world premiere albums of The Michael Friedman Collection, will be available for streaming and download on Friday, August 14. Two new titles, (I Am) Nobody's Lunch and Paris Commune, follow the first three - The Great Immensity, The Abominables, and This Beautiful City - that were released last year.

Cast Of MIDDLETOWN Will Host Talkbacks At The Apollo Theater Photo Cast Of MIDDLETOWN Will Host Talkbacks At The Apollo Theater
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2020

GFour Productions, producers of MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL¬ģ, Tony-nominated FIDDLER ON THE ROOF and the new play MIDDLETOWN¬ģ running at The Apollo Theater from February 27 a?" March 22 in Chicago, today announced four exclusive talkback sessions that will be open to the public. The cast of MIDDLETOWN¬ģ, which includes Sandy Duncan (Peter Pan), Chicago-native Adrian Zmed (T.J. Hooker), Donny Most (Happy Days) and Chicago's multi-Jeff Award winner Kate Buddeke, will participate in 90-minute talkback sessions following their performances on Friday, March 6, Sunday, March 8 and Thursday, March 19. Each talkback is free and open to the public.

MIDDLETOWN(R) Comes To Chicago This February Photo MIDDLETOWN(R) Comes To Chicago This February
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 16, 2019

GFour Productions, producers of MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL and Tony-nominated FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, today announced that they will present their new play MIDDLETOWN at The Apollo Theater from February 27 - March 22, 2020.

Additional Actors Join The Rotating Cast For Barrow Street Theatricals' NASSIM Photo Additional Actors Join The Rotating Cast For Barrow Street Theatricals' NASSIM
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 15, 2019

Barrow Street Theatricals announced today the rotating cast of guest actors through the beginning of March for the American premiere of the Nassim Soleimanpour and Bush Theatre production of NASSIM by celebrated Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour (White Rabbit Red Rabbit), featuring direction by Omar Elerian. Joining the production will be:

Casting Announced For SUMMER SHORTS 2018 Photo Casting Announced For SUMMER SHORTS 2018
by Julie Musbach - Jul 10, 2018

Casting is complete for SUMMER SHORTS 2018, produced by Throughline Artists (J.J. Kandel, Producing Artistic Director) at 59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director). SUMMER SHORTS 2018 begins on July 20 and runs through September 1. Two series featuring three one-act plays in each will play in rotating repertory Tuesday - Friday at 7:15 PM; Saturday & Sunday at 2:15 PM and 7:15 PM. Please note, there are no matinee performances on Saturday, July 21, Sunday, July 22, or Saturday, July 28.

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of PEACE FOR MARY FRANCES Photo Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of PEACE FOR MARY FRANCES
by Jennifer Broski - May 24, 2018

The New Group celebrated Opening Night of Lily Thorne's Peace for Mary Frances last night, with Heather Burns, Johanna Day, Natalie Gold, Mia Katigbak, Paul Lazar, Brian Miskell, Melle Powers, Lois Smith and J. Smith-Cameron, in a world premiere production directed by Lila Neugebauer. A limited Off-Broadway engagement is slated through June 17 at The Pershing Square Signature Center (The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street).

Kate Buddeke Videos

BWW TV: First Look at Gregory Wooddell, Christina Pumariega and More in CST's HENRY VIII - Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 6, 2013

Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) announces William Shakespeare's Henry VIII, the first professional Chicago production in 400 years since its debut at Shakespeare's Globe in London. Staged by Artistic Director Barbara Gaines in CST's Courtyard Theater April 30-June 16, 2013, Henry VIII features a celebrated company of artists that includes Gregory Wooddell in the title role and Christina Pumariega as Anne Boleyn. The Acting Company features an ensemble of veteran CST actors which includes Kate Buddeke, David Darlow, Kevin Gudahl, Scott Jaeck, Ora Jones, David Lively and Mike Nussbaum. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production highlights below.

STAGE TUBE: Kate Buddeke and More in a Preview of Alliance Theatre's GOOD PEOPLE
by Stage Tube - Jan 17, 2013

Atlanta's nationally acclaimed ALLIANCE THEATRE stages GOOD PEOPLE - the award winning play by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire. The ALLIANCE THEATRE production will be directed by Jennings Hertz Artistic Director Susan V. Booth is currently playing on the Alliance Stage through February 10, 2013. BroadwayWorld has a teaser of the show below.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Sneak Peek of SUPERIOR DONUTS Opening Night
by Craig Brockman - Oct 4, 2009

The Broadway transfer of Steppenwolf's new American play 'Superior Donuts' at the Music Box Theatre celebrated its official opening night on Thursday, October 1, 2009. BroadwayWorld.com and Broadway Beat's cameras were there as the cast celebrated at the RedRye Grill Restaurant after the first night performance. Check out all the excitement with clips from the show and interviews from the cast and creative!

Broadway Beat's Priceless Spotlight - SUPERIOR DONUTS
by Eddie Varley - Oct 2, 2009

Welcome to BroadwayWorld TV's weekly video series, BroadwayBeat's Priceless Spotlight. The program presents special moments by some of theatre's past, present, and future greats!


Kate Buddeke Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kate Buddeke been in?
Kate Buddeke has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Kate Buddeke been in?
Kate Buddeke has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Kate Buddeke been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Resident Play (Helen Hayes Awards) for Dancing at Lughnasa .