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Leslie Donna Flesner

 
Bio:
Broadway: Cinderella, Chaplin, Follies, Finian's Rainbow. Other: Fanny (Encores), Finian's Rainbow (Encores), MetOpera Ballet, HBO's "Boardwalk Empire", Papermill Playhouse (Honeymoon in Vegas), North Shore Music Theater, The MUNY, PittsbughCLO, Ogunquit Playhouse, Maltz Jupiter, Portland Center ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Cinderella, Chaplin, Follies, Finian's Rainbow. Other: Fanny (Encores), Finian's Rainbow (Encores), MetOpera Ballet, HBO's "Boardwalk Empire", Papermill Playhouse (Honeymoon in Vegas), North Shore Music Theater, The MUNY, PittsbughCLO, Ogunquit Playhouse, Maltz Jupiter, Portland Center ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Revival, 2022
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2020
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Ensemble
  [Chicago]
Pre-Broadway Run, 2018
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble
Irene Molloy (Understudy)
  [New York]
Roundabout Theatre Company Benefit Concert, 2016
Ensemble
  [Chicago]
Goodman Theatre World Premiere Production, 2016
Tulip
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Ensemble
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Revival, 2011
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Melinda
Susan Mahoney (Understudy)

Photos

Shina Ann Morris, Leslie Donna Flesner, Sissy Bell, Diana Vaden, Katherina Papacostas Photo

Shina Ann Morris, Leslie Donna Flesner, Sissy Bell, Diana Vaden, Katherina Papacostas, Britney Coleman and Paula Leggett Chase

From: 
Date:
04/24/2019
Leslie Donna Flesner, Shina Ann Morris, Santino Fontana, Julie Halston Photo

Leslie Donna Flesner, Shina Ann Morris, Santino Fontana, Julie Halston

From: 
Date:
04/23/2019
Santino Fontana with Drew King, Leslie Donna Flesner, Sissy Bell, and John Arthur Gre Photo

Santino Fontana with Drew King, Leslie Donna Flesner, Sissy Bell, and John Arthur Greene

From: 
Date:
10/01/2018
Leslie Donna Flesner, Jenifer Foote, Cameron Adams, Jessica Lee Goldyn Photo

Leslie Donna Flesner, Jenifer Foote, Cameron Adams, Jessica Lee Goldyn

From: 
Date:
12/13/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Revival, 2022
Ensemble

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

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Ensemble

  [Chicago]
Pre-Broadway Run, 2018
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble

Irene Molloy (Understudy)

  [New York]
Roundabout Theatre Company Benefit Concert, 2016
Ensemble

  [Chicago]
Goodman Theatre World Premiere Production, 2016
Tulip

Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2011
Ensemble

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Revival, 2011
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Melinda

Susan Mahoney (Understudy)

Leslie Donna Flesner Biography

Broadway: Cinderella, Chaplin, Follies, Finian's Rainbow. Other: Fanny (Encores), Finian's Rainbow (Encores), MetOpera Ballet, HBO's "Boardwalk Empire", Papermill Playhouse (Honeymoon in Vegas), North Shore Music Theater, The MUNY, PittsbughCLO, Ogunquit Playhouse, Maltz Jupiter, Portland Center Stage, 67th Annual Tony Awards. Proud alumni of Florida State University. Love to Mom, Dad and Justin and many thanks to Denis Jones, BB, and the entire team at Honeymoon in Vegas for this incredible opportunity.




Leslie Donna Flesner News

Photos: First Look at FUNNY GIRL, Starring Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More Photo Photos: First Look at FUNNY GIRL, Starring Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2022

FUNNY GIRL is currently in previews and officially opens on Sunday, April 24 at the August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street). Check out all new production photos here!

Photos: First Look at Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & More in FUNNY GI Photo Photos: First Look at Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & More in FUNNY GIRL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 14, 2022

FUNNY GIRL stars Screen Actors Guild Award nominee Beanie Feldstein as Fanny Brice, Tony and Olivier Award nominee Ramin Karimloo as Nick Arnstein, Jeff Award winner Jared Grimes as Eddie Ryan and five-time Emmy Award winner Jane Lynch as Mrs. Rose Brice.

Photos: Beanie Feldstein & Company Take First Bows in FUNNY GIRL Photo Photos: Beanie Feldstein & Company Take First Bows in FUNNY GIRL
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 27, 2022

She has arrived! Just yesterday, FUNNY GIRL began Broadway previews, on the 58th Anniversary of the Opening Night of the original production, at the August Wilson Theatre (245 W. 52nd Street).

FUNNY GIRL Begins Broadway Preview Performances Tonight Photo FUNNY GIRL Begins Broadway Preview Performances Tonight
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 26, 2022

FUNNY GIRL begins previews on Broadway tonight, Saturday March 26, 2022, on the 58th  Anniversary of the Opening Night of the original production, at the August Wilson Theatre (245 W. 52nd Street). Produced by Sonia Friedman, Scott Landis and David Babani, this highly anticipated, first-ever Broadway revival stars Screen Actors Guild Award nominee Beanie Feldstein as Fanny Brice, Tony and Olivier Award nominee Ramin Karimloo as Nick Arnstein, Jeff Award winner Jared Grimes as Eddie Ryan and five-time Emmy Award winner Jane Lynch as  Mrs. Rose Brice.

Meet the Cast of FUNNY GIRL Photo Meet the Cast of FUNNY GIRL
by Stephi Wild - Mar 26, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances tonight, March 26, at the August Wilson Theatre, ahead of an official opening on April 24. Meet the cast bringing this iconic show back to the stage!

VIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway! Photo VIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 24, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month! The musical will have its first preview at the August Wilson on March 26 and officially open on April 24. 

Up on the Marquee: FUNNY GIRL Photo Up on the Marquee: FUNNY GIRL
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 14, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month! The musical will have its first preview at the August Wilson on March 26 and officially open on April 24. Check out photos of the new marquee!

VIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks FUNNY GIRL on the TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks FUNNY GIRL on the TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Mar 11, 2022

Jane Lynch appeared on the third hour of TODAY this morning to discuss her return to Broadway in Funny Girl. ynch plays Mrs. Rosie Brice in the highly-anticipated revival. Watch Lynch discuss the upcoming production, plus The Weakest Link, Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Only Murders in the Building, and more!

VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL Photo VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month! Check out all new footage from rehearsals!

VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein and Ramin Karimloo Talk FUNNY GIRL Rehearsals Photo VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein and Ramin Karimloo Talk FUNNY GIRL Rehearsals
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Feb 25, 2022

Funny Girl is about to make its return to Broadway! The first-ever revival of the musical will have its first preview at the August Wilson on March 26 and officially open on April 24. The show's stars Beanie Feldstein (Fanny Brice) and Ramin Karimloo (Nick Arnstein) sat down together to talk about their favorite moments from the show's rehearsal process.

Leslie Donna Flesner Videos

VIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway! VideoVIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 24, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month! The musical will have its first preview at the August Wilson on March 26 and officially open on April 24. 

VIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks FUNNY GIRL on the TODAY SHOW VideoVIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks FUNNY GIRL on the TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Mar 11, 2022

Jane Lynch appeared on the third hour of TODAY this morning to discuss her return to Broadway in Funny Girl. ynch plays Mrs. Rosie Brice in the highly-anticipated revival. Watch Lynch discuss the upcoming production, plus The Weakest Link, Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Only Murders in the Building, and more!

VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL VideoVIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month! Check out all new footage from rehearsals!

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For The Muny for SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For The Muny for SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS
by Alan Henry - Aug 9, 2021

BroadwayWorld has a first look at rehearsals for The Muny's production of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, the third show of the theatre's 103rd season. Seven Brides for Seven Brothers runs August 12 - 18.

VIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America VideoVIDEO: TOOTSIE Performs 'Unstoppable' on Good Morning America
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2019

The cast of the Tony-nominated musical Tootsie brought Dorothy Michaels to Good Morning America this morning to perform the show's number 'Unstoppable' with its Tony-nominated star, Santino Fontana! Check out the full video below!

VIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE VideoVIDEO: LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Goes Behind the Scenes of TOOTSIE
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2019

On today's episode of 'Broadway Week' on 'Live with Kelly and Ryan,' Kelly Ripa goes behind the scenes of 'Tootsie.' She sits down with Santino Fontana, and even tries to take home his character's iconic red dress!

BWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: TOOTSIE's John Behlmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 24, 2019

Last night, Dorothy Michaels officially came to Broadway with the opening of Tootsie at the Marquis Theatre, and cast member John Behlmann took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story all throughout the most important night and gave us an inside look at everything from pre-show to the after party! If you missed all the fun (or just want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover; check it all out below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of TOOTSIE on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of TOOTSIE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 23, 2019

TOOTSIE began previews on Broadway on Friday, March 29th and will officially open tonight, April 23rd. Check out highlights of the cast on action below!

VIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at TOOTSIE VideoVIDEO: BroadwayCon Gives Us a First Look at TOOTSIE
by Stage Tube - Jan 13, 2019

Today, during day three of BroadwayCon, fans were given the unique chance to catch a First Look at some of the most talked-about new shows on Broadway: Beetlejuice, Hadestown, Kiss Me, Kate, Tootsie, and more, hosted by Tootsie's Julie Halston. Watch the performance from Tootsie below!

BWW TV: Santino Fontana, Lilli Cooper, David Yazbek and More Talk Bringing TOOTSIE fr VideoBWW TV: Santino Fontana, Lilli Cooper, David Yazbek and More Talk Bringing TOOTSIE from the Screen to Stage
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 5, 2018

BroadwayWorld was on site when the cast and creative of the new comedy musical, Tootsie, which will play a pre-Broadway engagement at Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre from September 11th - October 14th, met the press! Watch stars Lilli Cooper and Santino Fotana, as well as composer/lyricist David Yazbek talk about bringing the production from the silver screen to the stage in the video below!


Leslie Donna Flesner Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leslie Donna Flesner next theatre project?
Leslie Donna Flesner's next show will be Funny Girl which opens on 4/24/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Leslie Donna Flesner been in?
Leslie Donna Flesner has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

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