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Kelly Lester

 
Bio:
Kelly Lester relocated from LA to NYC in 2018 with her husband, actor Loren Lester. Recent theatre credits include: Denise in The Baker's Wife (Off- Broadway), Pennywise in Urinetown, Old Lady in Candide (Bangor Symphony Orchestra, ME), Princess Puffer in The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Connecticut ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Kelly Lester relocated from LA to NYC in 2018 with her husband, actor Loren Lester. Recent theatre credits include: Denise in The Baker's Wife (Off- Broadway), Pennywise in Urinetown, Old Lady in Candide (Bangor Symphony Orchestra, ME), Princess Puffer in The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Connecticut ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Production, 1989
Performer

Kelly Lester Biography

Kelly Lester relocated from LA to NYC in 2018 with her husband, actor Loren Lester. Recent theatre credits include: Denise in The Baker's Wife (Off- Broadway), Pennywise in Urinetown, Old Lady in Candide (Bangor Symphony Orchestra, ME), Princess Puffer in The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Connecticut Repertory Theatre) Cabaret (Fraulein Schneider) for McCoy Rigby Entertainment, Mame (Mame) for Musical Theatre Guild, The Spitfire Grill (Hannah) Penobscot Theatre, The Boy From Oz (Marion) Celebration Theatre. TV: Law & Order, Season 21, City on a Hill (Showtime) Sprung (IMDBtv) HALSTON (Netflix) Law & Order: SVU, Angie Tribeca, The Haunted Hathaways, Criminal Minds. FILM: Mr. Church, J. Edgar, Becoming Bond (HULU).




Kelly Lester News

Review: CABARET at Asolo Repertory Theatre Photo Review: CABARET at Asolo Repertory Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - Nov 21, 2022

What did our critic think of CABARET at Asolo Repertory Theatre?

Review: A Dazzling, Haunting, and Relevant CABARET Opens at Asolo Repertory Theatre Photo Review: A Dazzling, Haunting, and Relevant CABARET Opens at Asolo Repertory Theatre
by Drew Eberhard - Nov 20, 2022

Saturday’s opening night crowd was all a buzz as they stepped into the halls of the Asolo Repertory Theatre for the opening of their 2022/2023 season. Their season opener being the stunningly beautiful, sexy, and haunting work of Kander & Ebb, and a production none other than Cabaret. This was my first experience at the Asolo, and after what I saw Saturday night, I will be back again and again. First off, let me start by saying that there is truly nothing like sitting in an audience of 400+, with everyone sharing the same excitement, all leading up to the moment the lights descend and we are plunged head first into a world much different from our own, but also very similar all the same.

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by A.A. Cristi - Oct 14, 2022

Asolo Repertory Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for the opening show in its 64th season, CABARET. Broadway and Asolo Rep favorite Josh Rhodes returns to direct this classic musical with a book by Joe Masteroff, based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood, with music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.

Sunday Morning Michael Dale: THE BAKER'S WIFE Sublimely Returns and ANYONE CAN WHISTL Photo Sunday Morning Michael Dale: THE BAKER'S WIFE Sublimely Returns and ANYONE CAN WHISTLE's Satire Remains Uncomfortably Relevant
by Michael Dale - Mar 13, 2022

This week I saw productions of two decades-old musicals, each written by one of theatre's great composer/lyricists, which, in their original productions, ran a combined total of nine performances on Broadway.

J2 Spotlight's THE BAKER'S WIFE Opens Tonight Photo J2 Spotlight's THE BAKER'S WIFE Opens Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

J2 Spotlight Musical Theater Company is opening the third production of its 2022 season, Stephen Schwartz (music and lyrics) and Joseph Stein’s (book) celebrated musical The Baker’s Wife, based on the film La Femme de Boulanger by Marcel Pagnol and Jean Giono tonight, Thursday, March 10  at Theater Row (410 West 42nd Street). 

Cast Announced for THE BAKER'S WIFE at J2 Spotlight Musical Theater Company Photo Cast Announced for THE BAKER'S WIFE at J2 Spotlight Musical Theater Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2022

J2 Spotlight Musical Theater Company announced the company, along with photos from the first day of rehearsal, for the organization’s third production of its 2022 season, Stephen Schwartz (music and lyrics) and Joseph Stein’s (book) celebrated musical The Baker’s Wife, based on the film La Femme de Boulanger by Marcel Pagnol and Jean Giono. 

Staged Readings Announced For New Musicals FOUNTAIN OF YOU and THE PELICAN at Theatre Photo Staged Readings Announced For New Musicals FOUNTAIN OF YOU and THE PELICAN at Theatre Now
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022

This month, Theatre Now is producing staged readings of new musicals Fountain of You and The Pelican, presented in repertory with their full developmental production of The Jury now running at the Jeffrey & Paula Gural Theatre at the A.R.T./New York Theatres.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards; Found's Theatre AMERICA Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards; Found's Theatre AMERICAN IDIOT Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards; Found Theatre's AMERICA Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards; Found Theatre's AMERICAN IDIOT Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

BWW Review: URINETOWN THE VIRTUAL MUSICAL at MSD Productions Photo BWW Review: URINETOWN THE VIRTUAL MUSICAL at MSD Productions
by Tracey Paleo - Aug 5, 2021

Producer and multi-award-winning director and choreographer Marcus S. Daniel’s rendition has magically transformed this stage musical into a hilarious, provocative, and sometimes frighteningly heightened parody that is filled with deliciously unsavory archetypes and caricatures. 

Kelly Lester Videos

STAGE TUBE: Sam Harris in LET'S DO LUNCH!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 7, 2011

In the following videon, Broadway veteran Sam Harris teams up with Kelly Lester and her husband is Loren Lester for a hilarious tribute to musicals of the silver screen. Click below to check it out!