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Kate Reinders

 
Bio:
Broadway: Meteor Shower, Something Rotten, Wicked (Broadway and Original Chicago Company, Jefferson Award nomination); Gypsy (with Bernadette Peters, Sam Mendes, Dir.); Good Vibrations; Into the Woods (2002 Revival, James Lapine, Director); The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Scott Ellis, Dir.). ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Broadway: Meteor Shower, Something Rotten, Wicked (Broadway and Original Chicago Company, Jefferson Award nomination); Gypsy (with Bernadette Peters, Sam Mendes, Dir.); Good Vibrations; Into the Woods (2002 Revival, James Lapine, Director); The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Scott Ellis, Dir.). ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Portia
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Cynthia Weil [Replacement]
  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2005
Glinda
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Caroline
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Glinda [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
June
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Cinderella (Understudy)
Little Red Riding Hood (Understudy)
Milky White (Understudy)
Rapunzel (Understudy)
  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival (Pre-Broadway), 2002
Snow White
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Performer (Swing)
Amy Lawrence/Becky Thatcher (Understudy) [Replacement]
Amy Lawrence (Understudy)
Becky Thatcher (Understudy)

Photos

Frankie A. Rodriguez, Kate Reinders Photo

Frankie A. Rodriguez, Kate Reinders

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Date:
10/28/2019
John Cariani and Kate Reinders Photo

John Cariani and Kate Reinders

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Date:
11/06/2018
Colin Hanlon, Jonathan Kite, Kate Reinders and Zach Shaffer Photo

Colin Hanlon, Jonathan Kite, Kate Reinders and Zach Shaffer

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04/26/2018
Colin Hanlon, Jonathan Kite, Kate Reinders and Zach Shaffer Photo

Colin Hanlon, Jonathan Kite, Kate Reinders and Zach Shaffer

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04/26/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Portia

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Cynthia Weil [Replacement]

  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2005
Glinda

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Caroline

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Glinda [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
June

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Cinderella (Understudy)

Little Red Riding Hood (Understudy)

Milky White (Understudy)

Rapunzel (Understudy)

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival (Pre-Broadway), 2002
Snow White

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Performer (Swing)

Amy Lawrence/Becky Thatcher (Understudy) [Replacement]

Amy Lawrence (Understudy)

Becky Thatcher (Understudy)

Kate Reinders Biography

Broadway: Meteor Shower, Something Rotten, Wicked (Broadway and Original Chicago Company, Jefferson Award nomination); Gypsy (with Bernadette Peters, Sam Mendes, Dir.); Good Vibrations; Into the Woods (2002 Revival, James Lapine, Director); The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Scott Ellis, Dir.). Off-Broadway: A Year with Frog and Toad (Original Cast Recording). Regional: Party Come Here (Williamstown Theatre Festival), Nerds (New York Stage & Film), Hair (Bay Street). Television: Series regular on "Work It" (ABC), "Sherri" (Lifetime); guest star on "Anger Management," "Modern Family," "Ugly Betty." Film: Russell Madness, Grudge Match, Such Good People, Certainty, Kinsey. Comedy: Singing/songwriting duo TASTiSKANK (with Sarah Litzsinger; 2007 Breakout Award HBO Comedy Arts Festival). Reinders has most recently been portraying Miss Jenn in the Disney+ series High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.




Kate Reinders News

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Season 3 Premiere Date Announced Photo HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Season 3 Premiere Date Announced
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2022

Disney+ has announced that season 3 of High School Musical: The Series will debut in 2022, teasing a possible Frozen performance as this year's East High musical. Past musical performances on the popular series included Beauty and the Beast and High School Musical: The Musical. Check out the announcement now!

VIDEO: Miss The Aging Ingénue? Catch Up on the Full Series! Photo VIDEO: Miss The Aging Ingénue? Catch Up on the Full Series!
by The Aging Ingénue - Apr 3, 2022

BroadwayWorld recently had the distinct pleasure of bringing you new episodes of The Aging Ingénue. Directed by Cameron Dingwall and co-written by Sara Jean Ford and Cameron Dingwall, this 6-episode series just concluded its first season exclusively here at BroadwayWorld.

VIDEO: The Aging Ingénue- Episode 6 | Acceptance Photo VIDEO: The Aging Ingénue- Episode 6 | Acceptance
by The Aging Ingénue - Mar 27, 2022

In today's final episode:¬†Claire finally surrenders to her role as an Aging IngeŐĀnue ... and as a carpool mom. Starring Sara Jean Ford, and her daughter and her daughter‚Äôs friends.

VIDEO: The Aging Ingénue- Episode 5 | Resentment Photo VIDEO: The Aging Ingénue- Episode 5 | Resentment
by The Aging Ingénue - Mar 20, 2022

In today's episode: Claire sings a song to her younger self ... but, like, not in a meta way, or whatever. Starring Sara Jean Ford. Musical arrangement by Will Reynolds.

THE AGING INGENUE Panel: Broadway's Leading Ladies Discuss the Joys of Getting Older  Photo THE AGING INGENUE Panel: Broadway's Leading Ladies Discuss the Joys of Getting Older in the Industry
by The Aging Ingénue - Mar 14, 2022

Every Wednesday, BroadwayWorld brings you new episodes of The Aging IngeŐĀnue- a fun, quirky, musical vignette series - telling the story of Claire (Sara Jean Ford) as a Broadway starlette all grown up, struggling to navigate her new reality as an aging actor & mother - all while singing songs that she is far too old to sing.

Corbin Bleu Joins HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Season Three Photo Corbin Bleu Joins HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Season Three
by Michael Major - Jan 18, 2022

The summer camp-set third season of High School Musical: the Musical: the Series will include a performance of Disney's Frozen. In addition to music from Frozen, season three will feature music from Camp Rock and the High School Musical franchise. Corbin Bleu will join Joshua Bassett Olivia Rodrigo, Julia Lester, and more in the new season.

Jordan Fisher Joins the Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES! Photo Jordan Fisher Joins the Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES!
by TV News Desk - Jul 20, 2021

Watch a clip from the upcoming episode here. In season two of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,' the East High Wildcats, who are preparing to perform 'Beauty and the Beast' as their spring musical, face off against rival school North High to win a prestigious and cutthroat student theater competition.

Student Blog: I Guess I Should Watch High School Musical The Musical The Series Photo Student Blog: I Guess I Should Watch High School Musical The Musical The Series
by Student Blogger: Emily Ownby - Jul 6, 2021

I am the target audience for Disney+‚Äôs ‚ÄúHigh School Musical The Musical The Series.‚ÄĚ I‚Äôm a musical theatre major, participated in the high school theatre, and repeatedly watched the behind-the-scenes dance tutorials on the original High School Musical DVD when I was seven years old- but I still haven‚Äôt watched the series completely.

Podcast Exclusive: Kate Reinders Talks HSMTMTS & More on The Theatre Podcast With Ala Photo Podcast Exclusive: Kate Reinders Talks HSMTMTS & More on The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021

Kate Reinders is a multi-talented performer who originated the role of Portia in the Broadway musical Something Rotten!, as well as the role of Caroline in the Broadway jukebox musical Good Vibrations.

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 28, 2021

This week (June 28- July 4) in live streaming: Emma Kingston and Josh Gad visit Backstage Live, Tovah Feldshuh in Becoming Dr. Ruth, a Jenn Colella Masterclass, and so much more!

Kate Reinders Videos

THE AGING INGENUE Panel: Broadway's Leading Ladies Discuss the Joys of Getting Older  VideoTHE AGING INGENUE Panel: Broadway's Leading Ladies Discuss the Joys of Getting Older in the Industry
by The Aging Ingénue - Mar 14, 2022

Every Wednesday, BroadwayWorld brings you new episodes of The Aging IngeŐĀnue- a fun, quirky, musical vignette series - telling the story of Claire (Sara Jean Ford) as a Broadway starlette all grown up, struggling to navigate her new reality as an aging actor & mother - all while singing songs that she is far too old to sing.

BWW Exclusive: East High Stresses About Musical Auditions in a Brand New Episode of H VideoBWW Exclusive: East High Stresses About Musical Auditions in a Brand New Episode of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES!
by Stage Tube - May 19, 2021

The cast of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' includes Olivia Rodrigo, Joshua Bassett, Matt Cornett, Sofia Wylie, Larry Saperstein, Julia Lester, Dara Reneé, Frankie Rodriguez, Joe Serafini, Mark St. Cyr and Kate Reinders.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season Two of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERI VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season Two of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2021

In addition to Rodrigo and Bassett, the series regulars are Matt Cornett, Sofia Wylie, Larry Saperstein, Julia Lester, Dara Reneé, Frankie Rodriguez, Joe Serafini, Mark St. Cyr and Kate Reinders.

Broadway Rewind: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Gets Ready to Bring the Renaissance to Broadway VideoBroadway Rewind: SOMETHING ROTTEN! Gets Ready to Bring the Renaissance to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 17, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when Something Rotten! was rehearsing for Broadway. Something Rotten! ran for 708 performances at the St. James Theatre. Directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, it starred Christian Borle, Brian d'Arcy James, Heidi Blickenstaff, John Cariani, Brad Oscar, Kate Reinders and Brooks Ashmanskas.

Broadway Rewind: Have Fun, Fun, Fun in Rehearsals for GOOD VIBRATIONS in 2004! VideoBroadway Rewind: Have Fun, Fun, Fun in Rehearsals for GOOD VIBRATIONS in 2004!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 21, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge follows two shows from the 2004-2005 season on this edition of Broadway Rewind. It's a look at The Beach Boys musical Good Vibrations, but we start things off at the opening night celebration of the New York production of Michael Frayn's play Democracy which starred Richard Thomas, James Naughton and Robert Prosky. Richard talked about sharing the stage once again with his friend, James Naughton. 'We go way back. This is our fourth play we've done together. We love being onstage together. We're so different in every way, physically and vocally. It's a terrific match for us and we just love to talk to each other onstage.'

VIDEO: The Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sings an Acoustic Ver VideoVIDEO: The Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sings an Acoustic Version of 'Wondering'
by Stage Tube - Feb 2, 2020

Cast members from High School Musical: The Musical: The Series joined forces to record an acoustic version of the song 'Wondering' from the show!

VIDEO: The Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sings 'Born to be Bra VideoVIDEO: The Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sings 'Born to be Brave' Buspool Karaoke-Style
by Stage Tube - Jan 25, 2020

The cast of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series! cast sang along to 'Born to Be Brave,' a song from the series, on a bus. In the segment they call 'Buspool Karaoke,' watch the cast members belt out the original song!

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Out Of The Old' From HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSIC VideoVIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Out Of The Old' From HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES
by Stage Tube - Dec 21, 2019

Disney+ original series HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES has just released the music video for the song 'Out Of The Old,' sung by Olivia Rodrigo.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sing 'Start of  VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sing 'Start of Something New'
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2019

Disney+ original series HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES has just released the music video for the song 'Start of Something New.' The song was originally featured in the Disney Channel Original Movie, High School Musical.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sing 'Born to b VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES Sing 'Born to be Brave'
by Stage Tube - Dec 6, 2019

A new episode of the Disney+ Original Series, HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL: THE SERIES just dropped and Disney shared the music video for the new song 'Born to be Brave' from the episode. 


Kate Reinders Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kate Reinders been in?
Kate Reinders has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

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