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Kristen Beth Williams

 
Bio:
West End/Broadway: Pippin; Top Hat; Nice Work...; Anything Goes; Promises, Promises. NYC: Applause, Face the Music, and Follies (Encores!); The Marvelous Wonderettes. Other credits: The 101 Dalmatians Musical ; Turn of the Century; An American in Paris; White Christmas; Paper Mill; MTW. BFA Univ. of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
West End/Broadway: Pippin; Top Hat; Nice Work...; Anything Goes; Promises, Promises. NYC: Applause, Face the Music, and Follies (Encores!); The Marvelous Wonderettes. Other credits: The 101 Dalmatians Musical ; Turn of the Century; An American in Paris; White Christmas; Paper Mill; MTW. BFA Univ. of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Chicago]
Lyric Opera of Chicago Production, 2020
Ann Reilly
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2020
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble [Replacement]
Irene Molloy (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Sibella Hallward
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2013
Player [Replacement]
Catherine (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2012
Dale Tremont [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Ship's Passenger
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2010
Patsy
Orchestra Voice
Marge MacDougall (Understudy)
  [Houston, TX (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2008
Hedda
Monique
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2008
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Ensemble
  [St. Paul, MN (Regional)]
St. Paul Revival, 2006
Judy Haynes
  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival, 2005
Rhoda
  [Los Angeles]
Reprise! Concert, 2005
Ensemble
  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 2004
Ensemble
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Ensemble/Other Roles

Photos

Conor Coleman, Eric Craig, Camille Eanga-Selenge, Kristen Beth Williams, Jason Oremus Photo

Conor Coleman, Eric Craig, Camille Eanga-Selenge, Kristen Beth Williams, Jason Oremus and Elyse Romano

From: 
Date:
04/04/2022
James Barry, Gabe Aronson, Sky Seals, Kristen Beth Williams, and Sean Michael Buckley Photo

James Barry, Gabe Aronson, Sky Seals, Kristen Beth Williams, and Sean Michael Buckley

From: 
Date:
05/05/2019
James Barry, Gabe Aronson, Kristen Beth Williams, Sky Seals, Dave Sonneborn, Sean Mic Photo

James Barry, Gabe Aronson, Kristen Beth Williams, Sky Seals, Dave Sonneborn, Sean Michael Buckley

From: 
Date:
05/05/2019
James Barry, Eric Scott Anthony, Sky Seals, Kristen Beth Williams, Gabe Aronson, and  Photo

James Barry, Eric Scott Anthony, Sky Seals, Kristen Beth Williams, Gabe Aronson, and James Ludwig

From: 
Date:
05/05/2019
Gabe Aronson, Kristen Beth Williams, Sean Michael Buckley, James Barry, Sky Seals, Da Photo

Gabe Aronson, Kristen Beth Williams, Sean Michael Buckley, James Barry, Sky Seals, Dave Sonneborn, and Eric Scott Anthony

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Date:
05/05/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Chicago]
Lyric Opera of Chicago Production, 2020
Ann Reilly

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2020
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble [Replacement]

Irene Molloy (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2015
Sibella Hallward

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2013
Player [Replacement]

Catherine (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2012
Dale Tremont [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Ship's Passenger

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2010
Patsy

Orchestra Voice

Marge MacDougall (Understudy)

  [Houston, TX (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2008
Hedda

Monique

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2008
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Ensemble

  [St. Paul, MN (Regional)]
St. Paul Revival, 2006
Judy Haynes

  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival, 2005
Rhoda

  [Los Angeles]
Reprise! Concert, 2005
Ensemble

  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Revival, 2004
Ensemble

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Ensemble/Other Roles

Kristen Beth Williams Biography

West End/Broadway: Pippin; Top Hat; Nice Work...; Anything Goes; Promises, Promises. NYC: Applause, Face the Music, and Follies (Encores!); The Marvelous Wonderettes. Other credits: The 101 Dalmatians Musical ; Turn of the Century; An American in Paris; White Christmas; Paper Mill; MTW. BFA Univ. of Oklahoma. @KBDubsNYC




Kristen Beth Williams News

Review: It's Another Op'nin, Another Show With KISS ME, KATE at Broadway At Music Cir Photo Review: It's Another Op'nin, Another Show With KISS ME, KATE at Broadway At Music Circus
by Courtney Symes - Jul 15, 2022

Another classic from the 1940s is gracing the stage at Broadway at Music Circus.  This time, it’s Kiss Me, Kate, the musical-within-a-musical that cemented Cole Porter’s return to Broadway as a successful lyricist and composer.  It ended up being Porter’s longest-running Broadway show and won the very first Tony Award for Best Musical. 

Actors' Equity Association Announces Results Of 2022 Officer And Councilor Election Photo Actors' Equity Association Announces Results Of 2022 Officer And Councilor Election
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2022

Actors' Equity Association, the union which represents more than 51,000 professional stage actors and stage managers, announced the results of its 2022 office and councilor election.

PARADISE SQUARE Cast Members to Join BROADWAY SESSIONS Photo PARADISE SQUARE Cast Members to Join BROADWAY SESSIONS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Broadway Sessions, the beloved long running musical theatre variety show will return to The Laurie Beechman Theatre this coming Thursday evening, May 19th.

VIDEO: Joaquina Kalukango Discusses Being Grateful to Be Back on Stage in PARADISE SQ Photo VIDEO: Joaquina Kalukango Discusses Being Grateful to Be Back on Stage in PARADISE SQUARE Post-Show Speech
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 20, 2022

Paradise Square officially resumed performances last night, April 19, after briefly going dark due to COVID cases within the cast. Joaquina Kalukango gave a speech after last night's performance, where she talked about being grateful to be back on stage.

PARADISE SQUARE Will Now Resume Performances On Tuesday, April 19 Photo PARADISE SQUARE Will Now Resume Performances On Tuesday, April 19
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2022

The new Broadway musical Paradise Square will now resume performances on Tuesday, April 19 at the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street), rather than Saturday, April 16 as previously announced. The change is due to additional COVID cases within the company.

PARADISE SQUARE to Resume Performances on April 16th Photo PARADISE SQUARE to Resume Performances on April 16th
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 11, 2022

After previously announcing that performances would resume on Tuesday, April 12, the original new Broadway musical Paradise Square will definitely resume performances on Saturday, April 16, with performances at 2:00 and 8:00 pm at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street). The production, which opened April 3, halted performances on Thursday, April 7 after positive COVID cases were experienced in the company.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of PARADISE SQUARE Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of PARADISE SQUARE
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 4, 2022

Paradise Square opened on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre last night, Sunday, April 3rd. BroadwayWorld was there on the red carpet and you can check out photos from the big night!

Chilina Kennedy Tests Positive For COVID-19; Will Miss Preview Performances of PARADI Photo Chilina Kennedy Tests Positive For COVID-19; Will Miss Preview Performances of PARADISE SQUARE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022

BroadwayWorld has learned that Paradise Square principal cast member Chilina Kennedy will miss upcoming preview performances of the production due to testing positive for COVID. She is currently set to return on Saturday, April 2.

Meet the Cast of PARADISE SQUARE Photo Meet the Cast of PARADISE SQUARE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

Paradise Square begins previews on Broadway tonight, March 15, 2022, ahead of an opening night on April 3 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Learn more about the cast bringing this musical to life on stage here!

PARADISE SQUARE Announces $32 Rush Ticket and Digital Lottery Policy Photo PARADISE SQUARE Announces $32 Rush Ticket and Digital Lottery Policy
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2022

Paradise Square has announced a rush ticket and digital lottery policy. Find out how to get rush and lotto tickets to the show.

Kristen Beth Williams Videos

VIDEO: Joaquina Kalukango Discusses Being Grateful to Be Back on Stage in PARADISE SQ VideoVIDEO: Joaquina Kalukango Discusses Being Grateful to Be Back on Stage in PARADISE SQUARE Post-Show Speech
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 20, 2022

Paradise Square officially resumed performances last night, April 19, after briefly going dark due to COVID cases within the cast. Joaquina Kalukango gave a speech after last night's performance, where she talked about being grateful to be back on stage.

VIDEO: Watch A.J. Shively Sing 'Why Should I Die in Springtime' from PARADISE SQUARE VideoVIDEO: Watch A.J. Shively Sing 'Why Should I Die in Springtime' from PARADISE SQUARE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 1, 2022

BroadwayWorld is very excited to bring you an exclusive sneak peek of the cast in action below. Watch as A.J. Shively performs 'Why Should I Die in Springtime', written by  Jason Howland, Nathan Tysen, and Masi Asare.

VIDEO: Get A First Listen To 'I'd Be A Soldier' From PARADISE SQUARE VideoVIDEO: Get A First Listen To 'I'd Be A Soldier' From PARADISE SQUARE
by BWW Staff - Oct 15, 2021

BroadwayWorld has a first listen to 'I'd Be A Soldier' from Paradise Square -which begins previews February 22, 2022 at Broadway's Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street), where it opens March 20, 2022.

VIDEO: The Playbillies Cover 'Elephant Love Medley' From MOULIN ROUGE! Featuring Joe  VideoVIDEO: The Playbillies Cover 'Elephant Love Medley' From MOULIN ROUGE! Featuring Joe Iconis, Lauren Marcus, and More!
by Stage Tube - Feb 13, 2021

The Playbillies have released a cover of the 'Elephant Love Medley' from Moulin Rouge in collaboration with many of their friends from the Broadway community. 

STAGE TUBE: Watch PIPPIN Perform on Today's Parade!
by Robert Diamond - Nov 27, 2014

The companies of Broadway's MATILDA and PIPPIN celebrated the holidays with performances at CBS' annual THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE.

STAGE TUBE: PIPPIN's Broadway Cast Gets Drenched for ALS!
by Stage Tube - Aug 29, 2014

The Broadway cast of PIPPIN accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Broadway's ONCE - check out their acrobatic submission below! PIPPIN has nominated the company of IT'S ONLY A PLAY, PIPPIN team member Gypsy Snider, and the cast of a show in Montreal.

STAGE TUBE: Interview with Kevin Spirtas Starring in Riverside Theatre's CLOSER THAN EVER
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2014

Marcia Littlejohn conducts an interview (in two parts) with Kevin Spirtas starring in Closer Than Ever at Riverside Theatre, opening tonight!

STAGE TUBE: Backstage at the Imperial with the Cast of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT
by Stage Tube - Oct 23, 2012

NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, featuring music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by two-time Tony Award-winner Joe DiPietro, stars two-time Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick and four-time Tony Award nominee Kelli O'Hara. The production is directed and choreographed by three-time Tony Award-winner Kathleen Marshall and is now playing at Broadway's Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street). Check out what it's like backstage at the Imperial, with the special behind the scenes video below!

STAGE TUBE: Backstage with NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT's 'Floyd', Jeff Schecter
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2012

Young Hollywood (hosted by Lesley Robins) went backstage to Broadway's production of the classic Gershwin musical NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT with Jeff Schecter, who plays Floyd. This behind-the-scenes peek looks at the show, its costume department, fun props and more. Plus, Schecter reveals what it's like to work with Matthew Broderick and what it was like taking over as the understudy for the Tony Award-winning role of Cookie, played by star Michael McGrath. Check out the video below!

BWW TV: Michael McGrath - My Tony is Heavy and Solid and Real...And It's Mine!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 12, 2012

Michael McGrath is the recipient of this year's Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical for NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT. Immediately following his big win, McGrath visited BroadwayWorld to talk about just how much a win like this means to him. Check it out below!


Kristen Beth Williams Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kristen Beth Williams been in?
Kristen Beth Williams has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Kristen Beth Williams been in?
Kristen Beth Williams has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Kristen Beth Williams's first West End show?
Kristen Beth Williams's first West End show was Top Hat which opened in 2012