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Lesley Ann Warren

 
Date of Birth: August 16, 1946 (75)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Performer
  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1973
Scarlett O'Hara
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1965
Alice Van Guilder

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Performer

  [Broadway]
Closed on the road, 1973
Scarlett O'Hara

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1965
Alice Van Guilder


Lesley Ann Warren Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 1966 - Performance Gold Star
Lesley Ann Warren, Drat! The Cat!

Lesley Ann Warren News

BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His  Photo BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His THE WEST SIDE WALTZ
by Gil Kaan - Jun 13, 2022

Will Geer’s Theatricum presents the world premiere of the “all new” revival of Oscar-winning playwright Ernest Thompson’s The West Side Waltz beginning June 25, 2022. Mary Jo DuPrey directs the cast of Ellen Geer, Melora Marshall, Willow Geer, Miguel Pérez and Charles Lin. I was most fortunate to have the playwright make some time to answer my queries.

BWW Review: RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Captivates and Enthralls in Exquisite  Photo BWW Review: RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Captivates and Enthralls in Exquisite CCP Imagining
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jun 12, 2022

The story of Cinderella and her Prince is as aspirational and as inspirational as any to be found in the history of musical theater and we are once again delighted to tell you, gentle readers, that the current iteration of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella now onstage at Crossville’s Cumberland County Playhouse is as thoroughly satisfying and spellbinding as any we have ever seen.

WO-Mance Comedy, UNBRIDALED Will Premiere at Dances With Films This Weekend Photo WO-Mance Comedy, UNBRIDALED Will Premiere at Dances With Films This Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

Co-created, co-produced and co-starring newcomers Mischa Dani Goodman & Caitlin Simpson, Unbridaled, a WO-mance comedy short film, will premiere at Dances With Films on Sunday, June 12.

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts Announces Additional Special Events for 202 Photo La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts Announces Additional Special Events for 2022
by Marissa Tomeo - May 28, 2022

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts (BT McNicholl, Producing Artistic Director) announces that single tickets will go on sale today, Friday, May 27, 2022 at 11am PT for La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment’s previously announced 2022-2023 “Season of Shows” which include Sally Struthers starring as “Frau Blücher” in Mel Brooks’ YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, A FEW GOOD MEN, GREASE, THE KING AND I, and JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT.  Additionally, tickets are now on sale for all La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts newly-added “Special Events”-- including the triumphant hometown debut of country superstar GARY ALLAN,  the musically intoxicating DJANGO FESTIVAL ALLSTARS, plus the previously announced  THE POINTER SISTERS, “Dancing with the Stars” pros and finalists from “American Idol”  in DANCE TO THE MOVIES (featuring a special guest appearance by Academy Award nominee Lesley Ann Warren), the legendary FOUR TOPS, and the extraordinary AMY GRANT!

Moonlight Stage Productions Presents Reimagined CINDERELLA Photo Moonlight Stage Productions Presents Reimagined CINDERELLA
by Marissa Tomeo - May 21, 2022

A trio of creatives are making their Moonlight debuts and are leading Moonlight Stage Productions’ second show of its 41st summer season, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” with performances June 8 – 25 at 8 p.m. at the Moonlight Amphitheatre. Featured amongst the cast are some of San Diego’s most treasured theatre veterans in starring roles.

Australian Premiere of RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Begins Tonight Photo Australian Premiere of RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Begins Tonight
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

The first performance in Australia of the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella will take place tonight, Friday 20 May, at Melbourne's Regent Theatre. One of the most beautiful and beloved musicals of all time, Cinderella will play at the Regent Theatre until 23 July, with seasons following at the Lyric Theatre QPAC, Brisbane from 5 August and the Sydney Lyric Theatre from 23 October.

CINDERELLA Rehearsals Are Underway in Sydney Ahead of National Tour Photo CINDERELLA Rehearsals Are Underway in Sydney Ahead of National Tour
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022

Rehearsals have begun at Opera Australia's Sydney headquarters, and the countdown is on to the much anticipated Australian premiere of the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella. One of the most beautiful and beloved musicals of all time.

BWW Interview: Miss Coco Peru - Sometimes BITTER, Most Times BOTHERED, But Always BEY Photo BWW Interview: Miss Coco Peru - Sometimes BITTER, Most Times BOTHERED, But Always BEYOND
by Gil Kaan - Apr 11, 2022

Clinton Leupp brings his celebrated alter ego drag legend Miss Coco Peru back to the Renberg Theatre at Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center for three performances of his latest show Bitter, Bothered & Beyond the weekend of April 29, 2022. I got a chance to get some behind the scenes dish on Coco and her latest entertaining efforts.

Nicholas Hammond Joins The Cast Of RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA As New Tickets  Photo Nicholas Hammond Joins The Cast Of RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA As New Tickets Go On Sale
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2022

New tickets for the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella for the Sydney and Melbourne seasons are on sale this week, with pre-sales from today and general public sales from Friday 25 March. Tickets also go on sale today for the Brisbane season.

New Season Announced For Village Theatre Photo New Season Announced For Village Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2022

Village Theatre is thrilled to announce its 2022–2023 Mainstage Season, a full return to five blockbuster theatre shows, live on stage in Issaquah and Everett, Washington.

Lesley Ann Warren Videos

VIDEO: Laura Osnes Discusses the History of Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA VideoVIDEO: Laura Osnes Discusses the History of Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2020

Following the Rodgers and Hammerstein movie night, as well as the Cinderella Broadway cast reunion, Laura Osnes recorded a video discussing the history of Cinderella for the official YouTube channel of Rodgers and Hammerstein.

VIDEO: Lesley Ann Warren Talks Starring in RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA VideoVIDEO: Lesley Ann Warren Talks Starring in RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2020

Lesley Ann Warren is reminiscing on starring in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella in a new interview released by Rodgers and Hammerstein on YouTube!

Chance The Rapper's New Music Has Ties to Rodgers & Hammerstein VideoChance The Rapper's New Music Has Ties to Rodgers & Hammerstein
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 29, 2019

On Saturday night, Chance the Rapper did double duty hosting and performing on Saturday Night Live. During his SNL musical performance, Chance performed his new song 'Zanies and Fools,' which opened with a video of his daughter singing a?oeImpossible/It's Possiblea?? from Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella. 

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Harvey Schmidt & Tom Jones on Stage Together One Last Time VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Watch Harvey Schmidt & Tom Jones on Stage Together One Last Time
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 1, 2018

As magical as the evening was, after Freddie Gershon gave an impassioned presentation to the duo, Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones hit the stage and brought the house down at ages 88 and 89 respectively. They joined forces onstage to perform a song from their musical The Bone Room, described by Jones as being about 'the pleasures of dying and being embalmed in this great country of ours.' Below, watch as they perform together for the last time. BWW feels privileged to share with you a bit of highlights of these two legends together before a rapt and ecstatic audience who precded to shower them with a (well deserved) standing ovation... RIP Harvey Schmidt. 

STAGE TUBE: Fellow Stage & Screen Stars Remember Elliott Gould in New Clip from Rick McKay's THE GOLDEN AGE FILM TRILOGY
by Stage Tube - Sep 5, 2015

Rick McKay has shared another video from his trilogy, BROADWAY: THE GOLDEN AGE. In his words, 'Happy (belated) Birthday, Elliott Gould! Shown here in a sneek peek at a chapter from BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE, with Jerry Orbach, June Havoc, Vincent Sherman, Marti Stevens, Chita Rivera, Lesley Ann Warrenn - and Elliott! This snippet is from a chapter about learning, not from teachers or schools, but from standing in the wings and watching - or from the audience - or wherever you can learn if you can't get in THAT school that everyone else is going to. And Elliott certainly did learn. '

BWW TV: It's Possible! Lesley Ann Warren Returns to Her CINDERELLA Roots Onstage at the Broadway Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 26, 2014

Where have the 50 years gone? Academy Award® nominee Lesley Ann Warren - who was all of 18 years old when CBS-TV selected her as its CINDERELLA for the famed 1965 telecast of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA - joined the cast of the current Broadway company on stage to perform a number from the musical at the conclusion of the September 23rd performance. Miss Warren's CINDERELLA was such a success for CBS that the musical aired once each year for 8 years until 1974. Miss Warren's appearance coincides with the 50th anniversary release of the telecast. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a behind the scenes interview with Warren, as well as highlights from her special performance of 'It's Possible.'

STAGE TUBE: Clips - 50th Anniversary Edition of Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA Out on DVD Today
by Stage Tube - Sep 9, 2014

Samuel Goldwyn Films has entered an agreement with Shout! Factory to release the classic Lesley Ann Warren version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella on home video. Cinderella comes to life in this 50th Anniversary Edition of the most beloved fairy tale of all time, available on DVD from Shout! Factory today, September 9, 2014. Click below to watch the Prince duet with Cinderella in '10 Minutes Ago', plus 'Impossible' and more!

STAGE TUBE: Four Clips from the 50th Anniversary Edition of Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, Starring Lesley Ann Warren!
by Stage Tube - Aug 26, 2014

Samuel Goldwyn Films has entered an agreement with Shout! Factory to release the classic Lesley Ann Warren version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella on home video. Cinderella comes to life in this 50th Anniversary Edition of the most beloved fairy tale of all time, available on DVD from Shout! Factory on September 9, 2014. In anticipation of the release, click below to watch the Prince duet with Cinderella in '10 Minutes Ago', plus 'Impossible' and more!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - USA's FAIRLY LEGAL & IN PLAIN SIGHT Premiere 3/16
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 5, 2012

USA Network will premiere two original series on Friday, March 16 with the sophomore season premiere of FAIRLY LEGAL at 9/8c followed by the final season premiere of IN PLAIN SIGHT at 10/9c. The return to Friday is a homecoming for USA, having successfully launched three of the most popular original series in the network's history that night with MONK, PSYCH and most recently WHITE COLLAR.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - USA Network's FAIRLY LEGAL & IN PLAIN SIGHT, Premiering 3/16
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 27, 2012

USA Network will premiere two original series on Friday, March 16 with the sophomore season premiere of FAIRLY LEGAL at 9/8c followed by the final season premiere of IN PLAIN SIGHT at 10/9c.


Lesley Ann Warren Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lesley Ann Warren been in?
Lesley Ann Warren has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Lesley Ann Warren been in?
Lesley Ann Warren has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Lesley Ann Warren been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Drat! The Cat! .

What awards has Lesley Ann Warren won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Drat! The Cat!.