Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Lila Coogan

 
Bio:
Originally from Ossining, New York, At the young age of 8, Lila was convinced by a friend to audition for a local youth theatres production of Annie for the role of Molly. Though she didn’t get cast, the head of the youth theatre saw potential in her and asked that she participate in their next ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Originally from Ossining, New York, At the young age of 8, Lila was convinced by a friend to audition for a local youth theatres production of Annie for the role of Molly. Though she didn’t get cast, the head of the youth theatre saw potential in her and asked that she participate in their next ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
US Tour, 2018
Anya
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Jane Banks (Alternate) [Replacement]

Photos

Jake Levy with Lila Coogan and Ed Staudenmayer Photo

Jake Levy with Lila Coogan and Ed Staudenmayer

From: 
Date:
10/17/2019
Jake Levy with Lila Coogan Photo

Jake Levy with Lila Coogan

From: 
Date:
10/17/2019
Jake Levy with Lila Coogan Photo

Jake Levy with Lila Coogan

From: 
Date:
10/17/2019
Lila Coogan (Anya) and Stephen Brower (Dmitry) in the National Tour of ANASTASIA. Pho Photo

Lila Coogan (Anya) and Stephen Brower (Dmitry) in the National Tour of ANASTASIA. Photo by Evan Zimmerman, MurphyMade.

From: 
Date:
06/27/2019
Lila Coogan (Anya), Stephen Brower (Dmitry) and the company of the National Tour of A Photo

Lila Coogan (Anya), Stephen Brower (Dmitry) and the company of the National Tour of ANASTASIA. Photo by Evan Zimmerman, MurphyMade

From: 
Date:
06/27/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
US Tour, 2018
Anya

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Jane Banks (Alternate) [Replacement]

Lila Coogan Biography

Originally from Ossining, New York, At the young age of 8, Lila was convinced by a friend to audition for a local youth theatres production of Annie for the role of Molly. Though she didn’t get cast, the head of the youth theatre saw potential in her and asked that she participate in their next production that year – Hansel and Gretel – Since then Lila has been pursing acting.

In 2006 she made her professional acting début in the American Girl Review in alternating between the roles of Hallie and Laura. In 2007, Lila had the honor of making her Broadway début as Jane Banks in Mary Poppins.

In 2008 Lila had the amazing opportunity of performing in the Actors Equity Fights Aids Benefit concert of Pamela’s First Musical in the title role of Pamela along side the brilliant Donna Murphy and Directed by Graciela Daniele at Town Hall in NYC. The show featured a Score by David Zippel & Cy Coleman and a book by Wendy Wasserstein. The show was sold out and received rave reviews. She then reprised the role of Pamela in the National Alliance of Musical Theatre festival that same year under the direction of David Zippel.

After participating in many readings and workshops throughout her high school years, Lila attended Syracuse University. There she played Young Violet in SU Dramas production of Violet and Penny Lou Pingleton in Syracuse Stages production of Hairspray. She graduated in 2015 with a BFA in Musical Theatre.

After graduating Lila made her professional television dĂ©but in ABC’s What Would You Do? She can been seen in six episodes in a variety of parts as one of their undercover actors.

In August of 2018 it was announced the Lila would be originating the role of Anya in Stephen Flahrety, Lynn Aherns, and Terrence McNally’s 1st National Tour of their musical Anastasia under the direction of Darko Tresnjak. She debuted the production in several venues across the united states including The Kennedy Center. She is still with the production to date.

Lila Currently Resides in New York City.




Lila Coogan News

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Opens At The REV Theatre Company Photo CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Opens At The REV Theatre Company
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2022

The REV Theatre Company opens its inaugural production of the 2022 Season - Catch Me If You Can. The show runs June 8-28 at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse in Auburn, NY.

The REV Theatre Company Announces Cast & Creatives for Production of CATCH ME IF YOU  Photo The REV Theatre Company Announces Cast & Creatives for Production of CATCH ME IF YOU CAN!
by Marissa Tomeo - May 15, 2022

The REV Theatre Company has announced the cast and creative team for its inaugural production of the 2022 Season – Catch Me If You Can.

George Salazar and Joe Iconis, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss & More This Month at Feinste Photo George Salazar and Joe Iconis, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss & More This Month at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 7, 2022

This month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

See Jason Robert Brown, Luann de Lesseps & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo See Jason Robert Brown, Luann de Lesseps & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2021

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Shereen Pimentel, Lila Coogan & More to Star in 54 SINGS ADELE Photo Shereen Pimentel, Lila Coogan & More to Star in 54 SINGS ADELE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 29, 2021

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, presents 54 Sings Adele on December 11th, 2021 at 9:45pm. Get ready for an unforgettable celebration of one of the music industry’s most prolific stars with some of Broadway’s hottest stars from Anastasia, Hamilton, Come From Away, and more!

Lila Coogan Talks Baseball And Broadway On The BREAK A BAT! Podcast Photo Lila Coogan Talks Baseball And Broadway On The BREAK A BAT! Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

Lila Coogan steps into the Batter's Box for Episode 52 of Break a Bat!

Becca B. Brings The Theatre Conversation Back To Life In New Interview Show Photo Becca B. Brings The Theatre Conversation Back To Life In New Interview Show
by Stephi Wild - Sep 5, 2020

Without theatre our lives feel a little emptier these days right? Well, Becca Brown has decided to find a way to bring the theatre conversation back.

All Remaining ANASTASIA Tour Performances Have Been Cancelled Through Summer 2020 Photo All Remaining ANASTASIA Tour Performances Have Been Cancelled Through Summer 2020
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2020

BroadwayWorld has learned that all remaining performances on the Anastasia tour have been cancelled through Summer 2020, due to the health crisis.

BWW TV: Meet ANASTASIA On Tour's New Anya, Beth Stafford Laird! Photo BWW TV: Meet ANASTASIA On Tour's New Anya, Beth Stafford Laird!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 4, 2020

Meet Anastasia on tour's new Anya, Beth Stafford Laird, who rejoins the national tour of Broadway's Anastasia beginning April 7, 2020.

BWW Review: ANASTASIA at Des Moines Performing Arts: A Dazzling Journey To The Past Photo BWW Review: ANASTASIA at Des Moines Performing Arts: A Dazzling Journey To The Past
by DC Felton - Feb 27, 2020

Have you ever found yourself wrapped up in a rumor, and in the end, wasn't sure what was real or not? Or have you wanted something to happen so badly it feels as though it becomes a reality? This week Des Moines Performing Arts opened 'Anastasia' as part of the 2019-2020 Willis Broadway Series. This beautiful production will take you on a fantastic journey from Russia to Paris, all within the confines of two and a half hours.

Lila Coogan Videos

BWW TV: Meet ANASTASIA On Tour's New Anya, Beth Stafford Laird! VideoBWW TV: Meet ANASTASIA On Tour's New Anya, Beth Stafford Laird!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 4, 2020

Meet Anastasia on tour's new Anya, Beth Stafford Laird, who rejoins the national tour of Broadway's Anastasia beginning April 7, 2020.

BWW TV: The Journey Continues! ANASTASIA Cast Helps National Tour Company Hit the Roa VideoBWW TV: The Journey Continues! ANASTASIA Cast Helps National Tour Company Hit the Road!
by TV - On the Road - Sep 27, 2018

Watch below as we get to know the new company, plus Christy Altomare and the rest of the Broadway cast bid dasvidaniya as they get ready for a new journey!

STAGE TUBE: Watch ANASTASIAs of the World Journey to the Past in New Music Video! VideoSTAGE TUBE: Watch ANASTASIAs of the World Journey to the Past in New Music Video!
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2018

The producers of the new musical, ANASTASIA are kicking off the show's international expansion with the debut, multilingual music video 'In My Dreams/Journey to the Past' featuring all four Anyas: Broadway's Christy Altomare, Germany's Judith Caspari, the US National Tour's Lila Coogan and Spain's Jana Gomez. Watch the full music video below and CLICK HERE to go behind the scenes with all four Anyas!

BWW TV: ANASTASIA Goes Global! Meet the Anyas of Broadway, Germany, Spain and the US  VideoBWW TV: ANASTASIA Goes Global! Meet the Anyas of Broadway, Germany, Spain and the US Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 21, 2018

The producers of the new musical, ANASTASIA just kicked off the show's international expansion with the debut, multilingual music video 'In My Dreams/Journey to the Past' featuring all four Anyas: Broadway's Christy Altomare, Germany's Judith Caspari, the US National Tour's Lila Coogan and Spain's Jana Gomez.

Listen Now: Cy Coleman and Lillias White Sing From 'Pamela's First Musical'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2008

BroadwayWorld is pleased to bring you this special recording of Cy Coleman and Lillias White singing 'It Started With A Dream' from 'Pamela's First Musical' which Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights AIDS will be presenting a benefit performance at Town Hall on May 18th at 3pm.


Lila Coogan Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lila Coogan been in?
Lila Coogan has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Lila Coogan been in?
Lila Coogan has not appeared in the West End