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Leslie Becker

 
Bio:
Broadway: Amazing Grace, Bonnie & Clyde, Anything Goes, Nine. Tours: Wicked, Cinderella, Show Boat, Beauty/Beast. Regional: Over 50 starring roles including Ragtime, King and I, and Hello Dolly. Bestselling author of The Organized Actor. Thanks Gabe! (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Broadway: Amazing Grace, Bonnie & Clyde, Anything Goes, Nine. Tours: Wicked, Cinderella, Show Boat, Beauty/Beast. Regional: Over 50 starring roles including Ragtime, King and I, and Hello Dolly. Bestselling author of The Organized Actor. Thanks Gabe! (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ensemble
  [Chicago]
World Premiere Production, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Governor Ferguson
Cumie Barrow
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Passenger [Replacement]
Lady in the Wheelchair [Replacement]
Evangeline Harcourt (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
Kander & Ebb Celebration Production, 2008
Performer
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Midwife [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Madame Morrible (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2004
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2003
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
Stephanie Necrophorus (Understudy) [Replacement]
Liliane La Fleur (Understudy) [Replacement]
Guido's Mother (Understudy) [Replacement]

Photos

Leslie Becker & Sarah Dacey Charles Photo

Leslie Becker & Sarah Dacey Charles

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06/23/2019
Leslie Becker Photo Credit: Rob Strong Photo

Leslie Becker Photo Credit: Rob Strong

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11/22/2017
Leslie Becker Photo Credit: Rob Strong Photo

Leslie Becker Photo Credit: Rob Strong

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11/22/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Ensemble

  [Chicago]
World Premiere Production, 2014
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Governor Ferguson

Cumie Barrow

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Passenger [Replacement]

Lady in the Wheelchair [Replacement]

Evangeline Harcourt (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Arlington, VA (Regional)]
Kander & Ebb Celebration Production, 2008
Performer

  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Midwife [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

Madame Morrible (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2004
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2003
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Stephanie Necrophorus (Understudy) [Replacement]

Liliane La Fleur (Understudy) [Replacement]

Guido's Mother (Understudy) [Replacement]

Leslie Becker Biography

Broadway: Amazing Grace, Bonnie & Clyde, Anything Goes, Nine. Tours: Wicked, Cinderella, Show Boat, Beauty/Beast. Regional: Over 50 starring roles including Ragtime, King and I, and Hello Dolly. Bestselling author of The Organized Actor. Thanks Gabe!




Leslie Becker News

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 20-21- with Jessie Mueller, Tonya Pinkins and More Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 20-21- with Jessie Mueller, Tonya Pinkins and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 20, 2020

This weekend (June 19) in live streaming: Jessie Mueller sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

Final SONGS FOR OUR CITY Concert to be Presented on June 21 Photo Final SONGS FOR OUR CITY Concert to be Presented on June 21
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 12, 2020

Tituss Burgess, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, Andrew Lippa, and Adam Feldman will judge the livestreamed final concert of the Times Square Alliance's new songwriting challenge, Songs for Our City, on June 21, 2020.

Times Square Alliance Commissions New Original Music From Artists Impacted By Pandemi Photo Times Square Alliance Commissions New Original Music From Artists Impacted By Pandemic
by A.A. Cristi - May 29, 2020

The Times Square Alliance announced today the first ever Songs for Our City, a songwriting challenge commissioning new original music from Broadway actors and composers in response to the current COVID-19 crisis, in order to both support artists during this time and provide a unique and interactive way for audiences to enjoy new music while in-person events are on pause.

Alice Ripley, Ethan Slater, Rob Rokicki and More to Take Part in SONGS FOR OUR CITY S Photo Alice Ripley, Ethan Slater, Rob Rokicki and More to Take Part in SONGS FOR OUR CITY Songwriting Challenge
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2020

The Times Square Alliance announced today the first ever Songs for Our City, a songwriting challenge commissioning new original music from Broadway actors and composers in response to the current COVID-19 crisis, in order to both support artists during this time and provide a unique and interactive way for audiences to enjoy new music.

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Aisha Jackson, Kennedy Caughell and More Perform in Virtual Concert Ben Photo PHOTOS/VIDEO: Aisha Jackson, Kennedy Caughell and More Perform in Virtual Concert Benefiting ASTEP
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2020

ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com produced a 60-minute virtual concert on Thursday, April 30, which featured live performances by Broadway performers and songwriters alike as a benefit for Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP). 

Kennedy Caughell, Aisha Jackson, and More Join ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com's Conce Photo Kennedy Caughell, Aisha Jackson, and More Join ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com's Concert Benefiting ASTEP
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2020

ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com is producing a 70-minute virtual concert on Thursday, April 30 at 8 PM (EST) featuring live performances by Broadway performers and songwriters alike as a benefit for Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP).

ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com Will Host a Virtual Concert Benefiting ASTEP Photo ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com Will Host a Virtual Concert Benefiting ASTEP
by Stephi Wild - Apr 24, 2020

ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com is producing a 70-minute virtual concert on Thursday, April 30 at 8 PM (EST) featuring live performances by Broadway performers and songwriters alike as a benefit for Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP).

Actor and Author Leslie Becker to Offer Free Online Event HOW TO SURVIVE & THRIVE IN  Photo Actor and Author Leslie Becker to Offer Free Online Event HOW TO SURVIVE & THRIVE IN UNCERTAIN TIMES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2020

Broadway actress and Bestselling author Leslie Becker (Bonnie & Clyde, Anything Goes, Amazing Grace) is hosting a FREE ONLINE WEBINAR titled How To Survive & Thrive in Uncertain Times, designed specifically for actors, artists and creatives on Saturday, March 21.

Casting Announced for SISTER ACT at The John W. Engeman Theater Photo Casting Announced for SISTER ACT at The John W. Engeman Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 9, 2020

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for SISTER ACT. Performances begin on Thursday, March 19 and run through Sunday, May 3, 2020.

WHAT Announces Cast Of WRINKLES, THE MUSICAL Photo WHAT Announces Cast Of WRINKLES, THE MUSICAL
by Julie Musbach - Oct 8, 2019

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater presents a fully staged production of Wrinkles, the Musical. With book and lyrics by Wilderness Sarchild and Naomi Turner, Wrinkles, the Musical is directed by Dani Davis and runs October 18-27, with performances at 7:30 p.m.

Leslie Becker Videos

#TBT: Looking Back at Jeremy Jordan and Laura Osnes in BONNIE & CLYDE! Video#TBT: Looking Back at Jeremy Jordan and Laura Osnes in BONNIE & CLYDE!
by Jeffrey Vizcaino - Dec 6, 2018

For this week's #TBT, I dug back into the BroadwayWorld archives and found the Opening Night video of Bonnie and Clyde on Broadway! The show opened this week, seven years ago! Watch the video below as a young Jeremy Jordan and Laura Osnes talk about tackling the dynamic gangster couple!

New Play Reading Podcast Releases April Episodes with Cast Members from Waitress, Bonnie & Clyde and More!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 3, 2017

At The Table: A Play Reading Series has released its April play, Little Wars by Steven Carl McCasland. Directed by Rachel Flynn (Heathers: The Musical), and co-hosted by Ned Donovan (The Hunted: Encore), the episodes are edited, and feature original scoring by Marcus Thorne Bagala (This American Life).

BWW TV Exclusive: The Broadway Sessions All-Star Holiday Show
by Ben Cameron - Dec 25, 2016

We here at Broadway Sessions went all out to celebrate this holiday season with our annual All Star Holiday Show Spectacular. Be prepared for kids, puppets, balloons, famous drag queens and so much more. Starring Paige Davis (Chicago), Jinkx Monsoon and Alaska (RuPaul's Drag Race), Frankie James Grande (Rock of Ages), Charl Brown (Motown), Betsy Struxness (Hamilton), Adrianna Hicks (The Color Purple), Leslie Becker (Amazing Grace), Aaron Young (Fiddler on the Roof), Bryan Fenkart (Memphis, Nerds), Gaelen Gilliland (Honeymoon in Vegas), Adinah Alexander (Kinky Boots), Jelani Remy (The Lion King), Matthew Marks (Book of Mormon), Molly Tynes (Pippin), Nathan Lucrezio (Aladdin), Devin Ilaw (Les Mis), Zurin Villanueva and CK Edwards (Shuffle Along) the kids from Matilda, Imari Hardon and the cast of Avenue Q. And of course, our signature 12 Days of Christmas!

STAGE TUBE: Josh Young Performs 'Testimony' from Broadway-Bound AMAZING GRACE
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2014

Broadway In Chicago opened the the world premiere of AMAZING GRACE this week, the new musical with music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli. Below, check out the Chicago Tribune's Showcase video featuring Josh Young performing 'Testimony!'

BWW TV: First Look at Josh Young, Erin Mackey and More in Highlights of the World Premiere of AMAZING GRACE in Chicago
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2014

Broadway In Chicago presents the the world premiere of AMAZING GRACE, the new musical with music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Christopher Smith and Arthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre (Andrew Lippas' The Wild Party) and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli (Newsies). Check out a first look at highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: Josh Young in World Premiere of AMAZING GRACE
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2014

Broadway star and Tony Award nominee Josh Young speaks about his role as John Newton in the upcoming world premiere of Amazing Grace. Recorded at Scott Lehrer Studios, NYC. All content Copyright © 2014 Christopher Smith. Check it out below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch a Timelapse of AMAZING GRACE's Chicago Load-In
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2014

Broadway In Chicago presents the the world premiere of AMAZING GRACE, the new musical with music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by Christopher Smith andArthur Giron, directed by Gabriel Barre (Andrew Lippas' The Wild Party) and choreographed by Tony Award winner Christopher Gattelli (Newsies). In honor of the show's first performance tonight, check out a GoPro timelapse of the musical's load-in at the Bank of America Theatre!

STAGE TUBE: Cast of ANYTHING GOES National Tour Gives Tap Lessons on GDLA
by Stage Tube - Sep 26, 2013

The national tour of Roundabout Theatre Company's ANYTHING GOES, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, recently made its Orange County premiere at Segerstrom Center for the Arts as part of the Curtain Call Series, now playing through September 29. Yesterday, some of the cast stopped by GDLA to offer up some tap dance lessons, check out the segment below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch ANYTHING GOES' Farewell Music Video
by Stage Tube - Jul 8, 2012

Roundabout Theatre Company's Tony Award-winning production of Anything Goes plays its final show on Broadway today, July 8, at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Directed and choreographed by 2011 Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall, the original limited engagement subscription run opened on April 7, 2011, and was scheduled to run for 19 weeks. It went on to be extended three times through July 8, 2012, and Anything Goes recently celebrated its 500th performance on Broadway. This acclaimed production marks the second longest Broadway run in Roundabout's history, following its beloved revival of Cabaret. The cast's Raymond J. Lee wrote to BroadwayWorld: 'To the most amazing cast and crew a guy could ever ask for....It has been a pleasure sailing with all of you on the SS American. Here's the final music video :) Thank you for all the memories.' Watch a farewell video with backstage footage from Anything Goes below!

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Inside BONNIE & CLYDE Cast Recording; Jordan Confirms 'Safe to Say' On Board for NEWSIES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 4, 2012

BONNIE & CLYDE played its final performance this past weekend at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on Broadway but the cast got back together to record the official cast album on January 2, 2012. On a break from recording, the show's cast talked to BroadwayWorld.com and we couldn't resist asking the question that's been on everyone's minds -- will Jeremy Jordan star in NEWSIES on Broadway? For the answer & more - click play below!


Leslie Becker Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Leslie Becker been in?
Leslie Becker has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Leslie Becker been in?
Leslie Becker has not appeared in the West End