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Katharine McPhee

 
Bio:
Katharine McPhee made her West End debut starring as Jenna in the UK premiere of Waitress, having played the role on Broadway in 2018. Since finding international fame as a captivating singer on American Idol - Season 5, Katharine has become a successful recording artist, landing numerous songs ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Katharine McPhee made her West End debut starring as Jenna in the UK premiere of Waitress, having played the role on Broadway in 2018. Since finding international fame as a captivating singer on American Idol - Season 5, Katharine has become a successful recording artist, landing numerous songs ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2019
Jenna
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Jenna [Replacement]
Jenna [Replacement]

Photos

Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling with cast during her curtain call bows as she retur Photo

Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling with cast during her curtain call bows as she returns to "Waitress" at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on November 25, 2019 in New York City.

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12/28/2019
Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn during her curtain call bows as she returns to "Wa Photo

Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn during her curtain call bows as she returns to "Waitress" at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on November 25, 2019 in New York City.

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12/28/2019
Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn  Photo

Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn

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11/26/2019
Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn Photo

Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn

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11/26/2019
Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn  Photo

Katharine McPhee and Delaney Quinn

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11/26/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2019
Jenna

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Jenna [Replacement]

Jenna [Replacement]

Katharine McPhee Biography

Katharine McPhee made her West End debut starring as Jenna in the UK premiere of Waitress, having played the role on Broadway in 2018.

Since finding international fame as a captivating singer on American Idol - Season 5, Katharine has become a successful recording artist, landing numerous songs and albums on Billboard√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs pop, jazz, holiday and adult-contemporary charts in her native US. Her latest album of timeless American standards √Ę‚ā¨ŇďI Fall In Love Too Easily√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě was released by BMG in 2017. As an acclaimed actress, she was the breakout star of the 2013 NBC-TV musical series Smash, Executive Produced by Steven Spielberg with music and lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman (Hairspray). She recently starred in the hit CBS dramatic series Scorpion.




Katharine McPhee News

Broadway's Charissa Hogeland Debuts Solo Show SONGS THAT CARRIED ME THROUGH At The Gr Photo Broadway's Charissa Hogeland Debuts Solo Show SONGS THAT CARRIED ME THROUGH At The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 3, 2022

Broadway's Charissa Hogeland will present her solo show, SONGS THAT CARRIED ME THROUGH, at the Green Room 42 on Sunday October 9th at 7pm.. This 60 minute concert marks Hogeland's solo show debut.

Ilana Levine To Host RUTH SENT US: A BENEFIT FOR REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE Photo Ilana Levine To Host RUTH SENT US: A BENEFIT FOR REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 1, 2022

The Green Room 42 presents Ruth Sent Us: A Benefit For Reproductive Justice on October 11th at 7:00 PM. Ilana Levine, known for her acclaimed podcast Little Known Facts, will host. Levine joins the previously announced Emmy winner Mauricio Martinez, Grammy nominees Austin Ku and Kendyl Ito, Jeff Award winner Andrea Prestinario, Emmy nominee David Dabbon, and Marina Pires and Luke Wygodny of The Heartstrings Project (Grammy consideration).

See BROADWAY FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS IN CONCERT & More at The Green Room 42 in Octobe Photo See BROADWAY FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS IN CONCERT & More at The Green Room 42 in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced its October line-up for in-person cabaret performances. October will feature new installments of Broadway Sessions, At This Performance, Villain: DeBlanks and much more.ARTZ

Mara Jill Herman Premieres RUTH SENT US: A Benefit For Reproductive Justice At The Gr Photo Mara Jill Herman Premieres RUTH SENT US: A Benefit For Reproductive Justice At The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

The Green Room 42 will present Ruth Sent Us: A Benefit For Reproductive Justice on October 11th at 7:00 PM. Dedicated to the late great Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, this one-night-only concert will celebrate RBG's legacy through songs and discussion from the Broadway community. Heather Booth, civil rights activist and founder of JANE consults. Directed and Produced by Mara Jill Herman with Music Direction by Andrea Grody, a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Jewish Fund For Abortion Access.

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2022

Samantha Roberts and Christian Cantrell to Present HERE WE GO at The Green Room 42 in Photo Samantha Roberts and Christian Cantrell to Present HERE WE GO at The Green Room 42 in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

Samantha Roberts will star in Here We Go at The Green Room 42 (570 Tenth Avenue) November 8th at 9:30pm.  She will be performing and directing an ensemble of artists.

Hanna Berggren to Present MY FAVORITE SINGS at The Green Room 42 in October Photo Hanna Berggren to Present MY FAVORITE SINGS at The Green Room 42 in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

THE GREEN ROOM 42 will present Hanna Berggren in Hanna Berggren: My Favorite Sings Friday October  7th, 2022, at 9:30PM. Join Hanna, one of New York’s most exciting young emerging artists, for a one-night only concert.

FALL IN PHILLY ‚Ä" So Many Events to Enjoy Photo FALL IN PHILLY ‚Ä" So Many Events to Enjoy
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 9, 2022

Check out over 80 events that are happening in the Philadelphia area.  From food and fun to entertainment, there’s something for everyone!

See Eva Noblezada, James Jackson Jr. & John-Andrew Morrison and More at The Green Roo Photo See Eva Noblezada, James Jackson Jr. & John-Andrew Morrison and More at The Green Room 42 This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced their September line-up for in-person cabaret performances, featuring See Eva Noblezada, James Jackson Jr. & John-Andrew Morrison and more. See the full lineup here!

J. Harrison Ghee, Jack Davenport & More Join Fox's ACCUSED Photo J. Harrison Ghee, Jack Davenport & More Join Fox's ACCUSED
by Michael Major - Sep 7, 2022

Emmy Winner Margo Martindale, Emmy Nominee Molly Parker, Rachel Bilson and Jack Davenport, J. Harrison Ghee and Ian Anthony Dale have joined the cast of Accused, which also features Malcolm Jamal Warner, Karen LeBlanc, Wendell Pierce, Baron Vaughn, Sean Kleier, Rhea Pearlman, Aaron Ashmore and Tony Award nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega. 

Katharine McPhee Videos

VIDEO: David Foster Shares an Update on the BETTY BOOP Musical VideoVIDEO: David Foster Shares an Update on the BETTY BOOP Musical
by Michael Major - Jun 3, 2022

The musical new musical based on Betty Boop will feature music from David Foster, a book by Tony Award-winner Bob Martin (The Drowsy Chaperone, The Prom) and lyrics by Susan Birkenhead (Jelly's Last Jam, High Society). Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell (Hairspray, Legally Blonde) will direct and choreograph.

VIDEO: Katharine McPhee And Kelly Clarkson Bond Over Early 'American Idol' Days! VideoVIDEO: Katharine McPhee And Kelly Clarkson Bond Over Early 'American Idol' Days!
by Stage Tube - Apr 6, 2021

Katharine McPhee Foster and Kelly share a special 'American Idol' bond and they joke about how the early 'Idol' days felt like summer camp!

VIDEO: Watch Katharine McPhee in New Trailer for Musical Netflix Series, COUNTRY COMF VideoVIDEO: Watch Katharine McPhee in New Trailer for Musical Netflix Series, COUNTRY COMFORT
by Stage Tube - Feb 19, 2021

When her career and personal life get derailed, an aspiring young country singer named Bailey (Katharine McPhee) takes a job as a nanny for a rugged cowboy named Beau (Eddie Cibrian).

VIDEO: Watch Marisha Wallace Sing Gospel Version of ANNIE Anthem! VideoVIDEO: Watch Marisha Wallace Sing Gospel Version of ANNIE Anthem!
by Stage Tube - May 29, 2020

West End and Broadway star and recording artist, Marisha Wallace (Dreamgirls, Waitress, Aladdin) has just released a rising and soulful cover of the timeless a?oeTomorrowa?? from the musical Annie to raise funds for Broadway Cares and MAD Trust.

Broadway Rewind: Watch Megan Hilty & Katharine McPhee Film Scene from Season One of S VideoBroadway Rewind: Watch Megan Hilty & Katharine McPhee Film Scene from Season One of SMASH in 2011!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 20, 2020

Bombshell, the show-within-the-show about the life of Marilyn Monroe, was the focus of NBC's Smash, which premiered in February 2012. To celebrate tonight's big event, we're flashing back to our very first on set visit in 2011. Watch as Megan Hilty and Katharine McPhee take to Times Square to film 'Cheers (Drink to That)' from Season 1, Episode 9!

VIDEO: Watch Katharine McPhee Sing 'My Heart Will Go On' With David Foster VideoVIDEO: Watch Katharine McPhee Sing 'My Heart Will Go On' With David Foster
by Stage Tube - Mar 25, 2020

Katharine McPhee and David Foster are treating the world to beautiful music during this time of social distancing. 

VIDEO: Darren Criss Performs Acoustic "Being Alive" For THE ROSIE O'DONNELL SHOW Bene VideoVIDEO: Darren Criss Performs Acoustic "Being Alive" For THE ROSIE O'DONNELL SHOW Benefit Concert
by Stage Tube - Mar 23, 2020

Emmy and Golden Globe-winner, Darren Criss, performs an acoustic rendition of the song, 'Being Alive' from Company.

BWW TV:  Watch Katharine McPhee and David Foster Sing With Guest Jeremy Jordan in Ins VideoBWW TV: Watch Katharine McPhee and David Foster Sing With Guest Jeremy Jordan in Instagram Live Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 20, 2020

Watch Katharine McPhee and David Foster sing with special guest Jeremy Jordan in their Instagram Live concert!

BWW TV: Katharine McPhee Is Opening Up About Closing Up Shop in Broadway's WAITRESS VideoBWW TV: Katharine McPhee Is Opening Up About Closing Up Shop in Broadway's WAITRESS
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Dec 18, 2019

She has already taken on Broadway and the West End. Now Katharine McPhee is back to close up the diner for good! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the stage and screen star will close out the Waitress's run, which concludes on January 5, after having played 33 previews and 1544 regular performances.

BWW TV: Katharine McPhee Returns! She's Opening Up About Being WAITRESS's Final Jenna VideoBWW TV: Katharine McPhee Returns! She's Opening Up About Being WAITRESS's Final Jenna
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 23, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Katharine McPhee will return to Broadway as Jenna for the final weeks of Waitress' Broadway run. McPhee returns to Waitress, where she made her Broadway debut last year.


Katharine McPhee Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Katharine McPhee been in?
Katharine McPhee has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Katharine McPhee been in?
Katharine McPhee has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Katharine McPhee's first West End show?
Katharine McPhee's first West End show was Waitress which opened in 2019