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Laurie Wells

 
Bio:
Laurie Wells is a singer and actress who resides in New York City. Originally from Southern California, Laurie has been performing in the US and internationally for over 20 years. She performed in the National Tour and Broadway companies of Mamma Mia! as Donna Sheridan, and also toured the country ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Laurie Wells is a singer and actress who resides in New York City. Originally from Southern California, Laurie has been performing in the US and internationally for over 20 years. She performed in the National Tour and Broadway companies of Mamma Mia! as Donna Sheridan, and also toured the country ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2016
Olga
Ensemble
Mme. Baurel (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2015
Angela
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Ensemble [Replacement]
Donna Sheridan (Understudy) [Replacement]
Rosie (Understudy) [Replacement]
Tanya (Understudy) [Replacement]

Laurie Wells Biography

Laurie Wells is a singer and actress who resides in New York City. Originally from Southern California, Laurie has been performing in the US and internationally for over 20 years. She performed in the National Tour and Broadway companies of Mamma Mia! as Donna Sheridan, and also toured the country with the Broadway hit Swing! Off- Broadway/Select Regional: The Full Monty (Vicki, Maine State/Fulton), Women in Jeopardy (Liz, Geva Theatre, Cape Playhouse), The Addams Family (Alice, Ogunquit Playhouse), Sing For Your Shakespeare (Westport Playhouse), Always, Rachel (Rachel Carson, NYMF), Our Sinatra (54Below), City of Angels (Bobbi/Gabby, Goodspeed), 42nd Street (Dorothy, Goodspeed and Riverside Theatre), Ragtime (Mother, Hangar Theatre), Pure Country (Harley, Casa Manana), Dames at Sea (Mona, Bay Street Theatre), I Got Merman (Stamford PAC). Laurie has had the pleasure of singing at the Grand Ole Opry, Orchard Hall in Tokyo, and on the high seas with her one-woman show on Princess Cruises. She can currently be seen starring in Trip of Love in NYC at Stage 42: a journey through the 60’s with song and dance. Visit www.lauriewells.net




Laurie Wells News

BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST REVUE Photo BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST REVUE
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 24, 2020

The Broadway World Award nominees for BEST REVUE are some of the best entertainment to be found on the small venue stages, year in and year out. Audiences try to never miss these group shows with particular themes.

BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST ENSEMBLE SOLOIST Photo BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST ENSEMBLE SOLOIST
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 20, 2020

The Broadway World Awards had a flood of nominations for singers working with a company of other performers who caught the attention of someone in the audience. These videos will show why.

BD Wong, Jelani Remy and More to Take Part in BROADWAY BOOSTS BETHEL Photo BD Wong, Jelani Remy and More to Take Part in BROADWAY BOOSTS BETHEL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2020

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts today announced that the nonprofit cultural organization, together with a talented collection of Broadway stars, Emmy and Tony winners, and songwriters, will present Broadway Boosts Bethel on October 22nd at 7:00 PM.

BWW Feature: Stephen Mosher's Pandemic Playlist Number Sixteen Photo BWW Feature: Stephen Mosher's Pandemic Playlist Number Sixteen
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 7, 2020

Continuing our ongoing look at the great wealth of talent in the cabaret community, Stephen Mosher provides another Pandemic Playlist

Live At Birdland Jazz Club & Birdland Theater Announce Lineup for March 16 - 29 Photo Live At Birdland Jazz Club & Birdland Theater Announce Lineup for March 16 - 29
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 6, 2020

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater have announced their lineup of artists for March 16 through March 29: 

BWW Review: NEW YORK: BIG CITY SONG BOOK Brings Cheer at Birdland; Crowds Cheer Maril Photo BWW Review: NEW YORK: BIG CITY SONG BOOK Brings Cheer at Birdland; Crowds Cheer Marilyn Maye At Dizzy's
by Rob Lester - Feb 28, 2020

Birdland collects songs about NYC in the return of the three-singer revue New York: Big City Songbook the same week that Marilyn Maye reigned supreme once again at Dizzy's. Lots of solid entertainment.

The 'West of Broadway' Podcast Welcomes Laurie Wells about her Career, Shadow Star Photo The 'West of Broadway' Podcast Welcomes Laurie Wells about her Career, Shadow Star
by West of Broadway - Jan 29, 2020

On this special 50th episode of West of Broadway, we head east to the 5th annual Broadway Con in New York City to celebrate musical theater with thousands of super fans! This being our 50th episode, we wanted to do something special, so we caught up with Broadway veteran Laurie Wells to talk careers, our love for musical theater and her partnership with a brand-new mentoring app called Shadow Star!

February 2020 Lineup Announced At Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater Photo February 2020 Lineup Announced At Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 16, 2020

Birdland Jazz Club¬†and¬†Birdland Theater¬†are pleased to present the schedule for the month of February! At¬†Birdland Jazz Club, catch the iconic¬†Lionel Hampton Big Band Featuring Jason Marsalis,¬†current GRAMMY nominee¬†Catherine Russell, the Birdland debut of¬†AGUAS Trio with Omar Sosa, Yilian Ca√Īizares and Gustavo Ovalles,¬†and iconic vocalist¬†Jane Monheit.¬†Internationally recognized trumpeter¬†Rachel Therrien,¬†the¬†Seth Weaver Big Band,¬†and¬†The Voice¬†contestant¬†Melinda Rose Rodriguez¬†will also be performing upstairs.¬†

BWW Feature:  A Thousand (Or More) Words About Cabaret in 2019 Photo BWW Feature: A Thousand (Or More) Words About Cabaret in 2019
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 31, 2019

Stephen Mosher looks back at the cabaret scene, as captured by his camera in 2019

BWW Review: NEW YORK: BIG CITY SONGBOOK Shines Like the Top of the Crysler Building a Photo BWW Review: NEW YORK: BIG CITY SONGBOOK Shines Like the Top of the Crysler Building at Birdland
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 8, 2019

The revue NEW YORK: BIG CITY SONGBOOK may be a perfect musical guide for tourists, but anyone who loves NYC is going to love this show in residence at famed Birdland nightclub.

Laurie Wells Videos

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from 60's Dance Musical, TRIP OF LOVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 9, 2015

The new dance musical spectacle Trip of Love, inspired by the biggest hit songs of the 1960s, is playing at Stage 42, formerly The Little Shubert Theater (422 West 42nd St). American pop culture is still pulsing with the psychedelic energy of the Sixties, an era of expression and revolution around the world. The music told the story then and it will again this fall as Trip of Love brings the decade to life with over 25 of the biggest hits of the '60s, including 'Blowin' In The Wind,' 'Born To Be Wild,' 'California Dreamin',' 'I Saw Her Standing There,' 'These Boots Are Made For Walkin',' 'White Rabbit,' 'You Don't Own Me' and many more.

BWW TV: Travel Back to the 60's with a Sneak Peek of TRIP OF LOVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2015

TRIP OF LOVE, the new dance musical spectacle celebrating the biggest hits of the '60s, officially opens on October 18, at Stage 42 (422 West 42nd St). American pop culture is still pulsing with the psychedelic energy of the Sixties, an era of expression and revolution around the world. The music told the story then and it will again this fall as Trip of Love brings the decade to life with 28 of the biggest hits of the '60s, including 'Blowin' In The Wind,' 'Born To Be Wild,' 'California Dreamin',' 'I Saw Her Standing There,' 'These Boots Are Made For Walkin',' 'White Rabbit,' 'You Don't Own Me' and many more.

STAGE TUBE: THE ADDAMS FAMILY Spoofs Lorde's 'Royals' at Ogunquit Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Oct 31, 2014

THE ADDAMS FAMILY just ened its run at Ogunquit Playhouse, but the cast wants to wish everyone a Happy Halloween with a video parody of Lorde's 'Royals'. Watch below!

STAGE TUBE: Gateway Playhouse Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by Sally Henry Fuller - Aug 30, 2014

The Gateway Playhouse (215 South Country Rd, Bellport, NY 11713) presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY August 27-September 13. Starring Rachel de Benedet, David Engel, and more, THE ADDAMS FAMILY has music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, book by Rick Elice and Marshall Brickman, with direction/choreography by Keith Andrews.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Rehearsals of BROADWAY UNDER THE STARS
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2012

Broadway stars Carrie Manolakos (Mamma Mia), Leah Horowitz (Follies) and Nicolas Dromard (Mary Poppins) will join 18 other Broadway performers in helping to kick off the inaugural season of the Transcendence Theatre Company's, "Broadway Under The Stars in Jack London State Park," this summer in Sonoma, California, July 14-22, 2012.

STAGE TUBE: Nicolas Dromard, Leah Horowitz and More in Video Teaser of BROADWAY UNDER THE STARS
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2012

Broadway stars Carrie Manolakos (Mamma Mia), Leah Horowitz (Follies) and Nicolas Dromard (Mary Poppins) will join 18 other Broadway performers in helping to kick off the inaugural season of the Transcendence Theatre Company's, "Broadway Under The Stars in Jack London State Park," this summer in Sonoma, California.

STAGE TUBE: Goodspeed Musicals' CITY OF ANGELS- Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 9, 2011

Goodspeed Musicals delves into the sultry and shadowy world of 1940s film noir with their clever production of CITY OF ANGELS. Promising lots of laughs and plenty of jazzy tunes, this witty musical comedy ran through November 27 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. Click below to check out highlights from the production!

STAGE TUBE: Highlights from Goodspeed Musicals CITY OF ANGELS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 23, 2011

Goodspeed Musicals delves into the sultry and shadowy world of 1940s film noir with their clever production of CITY OF ANGELS. Promising lots of laughs and plenty of jazzy tunes, this witty musical comedy will run fthrough November 27 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. City of Angels is sponsored by Liberty Bank and Connecticut Light & Power.

STAGE TUBE: Goodspeed's CITY OF ANGELS Commercial!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 21, 2011

Goodspeed Musicals delves into the sultry and shadowy world of 1940s film noir with their production of City of Angels. Promising lots of laughs and plenty of jazzy tunes, this witty musical comedy will run from September 23 - November 27 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. Get a first glance at the production with the 1940s style commercial below!

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Speaks For IT GETS BETTER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 13, 2010

Members of the Broadway & NY Theater Community came together to share their stories that 'It Gets Better'


Laurie Wells Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Laurie Wells been in?
Laurie Wells has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Laurie Wells been in?
Laurie Wells has not appeared in the West End