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Marin Mazzie

 
Birth Place:
Rockford, IL, USA
Bio:
Marin last starred on Broadway as Anna Leonowens in Lincoln Center's acclaimed revival of THE KING AND I. Previous to that, Mazzie originated the role of Mother in the original Broadway production of RAGTIME, for which she received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics nominations. She received Tony ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Rockford, IL, USA

Bio:
Marin last starred on Broadway as Anna Leonowens in Lincoln Center's acclaimed revival of THE KING AND I. Previous to that, Mazzie originated the role of Mother in the original Broadway production of RAGTIME, for which she received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics nominations. She received Tony ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company World Premiere, 2018
Misia Sert
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere Production, 2016
Performer [Replacement]
  [New York]
Encores Concert Revival, 2015
The Leader
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre Broadway Revival, 2015
Anna Leonowens [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Helen Sinclair
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater Production, 2012
Margaret White
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Claudia Roe
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Diana [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Production, 2006
Lady of the Lake [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2006
Lalume
  [Broadway]
Actors’ Fund Concert, 2005
Mildred Plotka
Lily Garland
  [Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
The Lady of the Lake [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
10th Anniversary Concert, 2004
Clara
  [Regional (US)]
Reprise! Concert, 2004
Fiona MacLaren
  [Los Angeles]
Pasadena Playhouse Production, 2004
Lizzie Curry
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2002
Aldonza (Dulcinea) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Richard Rodgers 100th Birthday Celebration, 2002
"Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered" Performer
  [West End]
London Production, 2001
Lilli Vanessi/Katherine
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1999
Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer [Replacement]
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Mother
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1995
Helen
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Clara
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1991
Performer [Replacement]
Performer [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Production, 1990
Beth Spencer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1987
Rapunzel [Replacement]
Lucinda (Understudy) [Replacement]
Witch (Understudy) [Replacement]
Florinda (Understudy) [Replacement]
Cinderella (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Production, 1985
Beth
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1985
Mary Jane Wilkes [Replacement]

Marin Mazzie Biography

Marin last starred on Broadway as Anna Leonowens in Lincoln Center's acclaimed revival of THE KING AND I. Previous to that, Mazzie originated the role of Mother in the original Broadway production of RAGTIME, for which she received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics nominations.
She received Tony and Drama Desk nominations and an Outer Critics Circle Award for her performance as Lilli/Katharine in the hit revival of KISS ME, KATE, and later received an Olivier Award nomination when she made her West End debut in the show.
Mazzie starred on Broadway as Helen Sinclair in Woody Allen's BULLETS OVER BROADWAY for which she received the Outer Critics Circle Award, and also appeared opposite real life husband, Jason Danieley on Broadway in NEXT TO NORMAL.
Other Broadway credits included: ENRON, MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT (also West End), PASSION (Tony nom.), MAN OF LA MANCHA, INTO THE WOODS, BIG RIVER, and OUT OF THIS WORLD and KISMET (both at Encores!).

Marin Mazzie Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Special Tony Awards Gold Star
Marin Mazzie
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Marin Mazzie, Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Marin Mazzie, Carrie
 
Drama League Awards - 2012 - Distinguished Performance Award
Marin Mazzie, Carrie
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Marin Mazzie, Carrie
 
The Lortels - 2012 - Outstanding Featured Actress
Marin Mazzie, Carrie
 
Olivier Awards - 2002 - Best Actress in a Musical or Entertainment
Marin Mazzie, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Marin Mazzie, Kiss Me Kate
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Marin Mazzie, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Actress - Musical Gold Star
Marin Mazzie, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Actress - Musical
Marin Mazzie, Ragtime
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1998 - Best Actress - Musical
Marin Mazzie, Ragtime
 
Tony Awards - 1998 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Marin Mazzie , Ragtime
 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Marin Mazzie , Passion

Marin Mazzie News

Bernadette Peters Replaces Kelli O'Hara in Manhattan Theatre Club Winter Benefit Photo Bernadette Peters Replaces Kelli O'Hara in Manhattan Theatre Club Winter Benefit
by Stephi Wild - Jan 23, 2023

Bernadette Peters is stepping in to headline the Manhattan Theatre Club Winter Benefit this evening at the Ziegfeld Ballroom. Peters replaces the previously announced Kelli O'Hara. Due to a positive COVID diagnosis, O'Hara is unable to perform at the MTC benefit this evening.

Flashback: Celebrate 25 Years of RAGTIME Photo Flashback: Celebrate 25 Years of RAGTIME
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 18, 2023

25 years ago, on January 18, 1998, Ragtime opened on Broadway at the Ford Center for the Performing Arts (now the Lyric Theatre). We're looking back on the beloved musical with video clips from its Broadway past!

Patti LuPone is Hitting the Road With New Tour, DON'T MONKEY WITH BROADWAY Photo Patti LuPone is Hitting the Road With New Tour, DON'T MONKEY WITH BROADWAY
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2023

Patti LuPone is hitting the road with her new tour Don't Monkey With Broadway! Check out the full list of dates and find out how to get tickets here!

Andre De Shields To Receive GMHC's 2023 Howard Ashman Award Photo Andre De Shields To Receive GMHC's 2023 Howard Ashman Award
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 11, 2023

GMHC will honor Broadway legend and award-winning performer André De Shields with the 2023 Howard Ashman Award for his advocacy and activism for people living with and affected by HIV and AIDS, as well as LGBTQ+ communities.

Video: The Best Broadway Performances from the Kennedy Center Honors Photo Video: The Best Broadway Performances from the Kennedy Center Honors
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 27, 2022

The 45th Annual Kennedy Center Honors are coming up and we are celebrating the special occasion with some of our favorite videos of past Broadway performances. Check out the full list!

Actors Theatre Of Indiana Opens 2022-2023 Season With NUNSENSE Photo Actors Theatre Of Indiana Opens 2022-2023 Season With NUNSENSE
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2022

Actors Theatre of Indiana¬†has¬†announced casting for¬†the first show in¬†their 2022-2023 season ‚Äď NUNSENSE: A musical.¬†

TRU to Present 'Meet The Coaches' Workshop To Prepare Actors For TRU Virtual Audition Photo TRU to Present 'Meet The Coaches' Workshop To Prepare Actors For TRU Virtual Audition And All Auditions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022

Theater Resources Unlimited will present Meet the Coaches, during which actors can meet more than 10 monologue and music coaches, plus accompanists, who will share their methods and then meet individuals in breakout rooms.

BWW Interview: Chatting with Broadway Veteran Tiffany Cooper Photo BWW Interview: Chatting with Broadway Veteran Tiffany Cooper
by Jared Fessler - May 25, 2022

Tiffany is an Broadway and film actress, singer, dancer and arts educator with a career in the entertainment industry spanning more than two decades. In addition, she is a certified Life Coach practitioner (The Soulful Life Coach) and Executive Speech Coach (Abundant Leadership Speaking).

Clay Aiken, Paige Davis, Donna McKechnie, Darius Harper & More to Lead Pittsburgh CLO Photo Clay Aiken, Paige Davis, Donna McKechnie, Darius Harper & More to Lead Pittsburgh CLO's 2022 Summer of Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

Pittsburgh CLO's 2022 Summer of Musicals at the Benedum Center will be highlighted by Broadway and TV stars, as well as beloved Pittsburgh favorites.

Patti LuPone to Perform SONGS FROM A HAT in Support of Lincoln Center Theater Photo Patti LuPone to Perform SONGS FROM A HAT in Support of Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

On Monday, May 9 at 7:30pm two-time Tony and Olivier Award winner Patti LuPone will return to the Vivian Beaumont Theater to sing SONGS FROM A HAT, a concert to support Lincoln Center Theater’s productions and education programs. 

Marin Mazzie Videos

VIDEO: Leading Ladies of Broadway Tribute Stephen Sondheim Videoplay
VIDEO: Leading Ladies of Broadway Tribute Stephen Sondheim

by Nicole Rosky - Nov 29, 2021

Today we are flashing back to one of our favorite Sondheim tributes- his 80th Birthday concert, performed with the New York Philharmonic in 2010. Watch performances from David Hyde Piece, Patti LuPone, Marin Mazzie, Audra McDonald, Donna Murphy, Bernadette Peters, and Elaine Stritch.

Broadway Rewind: ZORBA Returns to the Stage with Encores! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: ZORBA Returns to the Stage with Encores!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 17, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015 for the Encores! revival of Zorba!, which opened on May 6 and ran for seven performances.

Broadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: CARRIE Raises Her Blood-Curdling Voice Off-Broadway

by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2020

Today we rewind to 2011, when Carrie returned to the off-Broadway stage with MCC. The reworked production opened March 1, 2011, with a book by Lawrence D. Cohen, music by Academy Award winning composer Michael Gore, and lyrics by Academy Award winning lyricist Dean Pitchford.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: On This Day, May 12 - CARRIE Opens On Broadway

by Stage Tube - May 12, 2020

On this day in 1988, the musical adaptation of the horror tale, Carrie, began its notoriously short original Broadway run.

Broadway Rewind: It's Just Another Day on Opening Night of NEXT TO NORMAL Off-Broadwa Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: It's Just Another Day on Opening Night of NEXT TO NORMAL Off-Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 30, 2020

BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge said of this 2008 episode of Broadway Rewind, 'I loved looking back at the musical Next to Normal and realizing the impact it has had on the musical theatre genre. We start off high a top Rockefeller Center to the Rainbow Room for The Drama League's Gala where they honored beloved producer Roger Berlind. It featured many of the stars and shows that he produced over his illustrious career.  Look for David Hyde Pierce, Marin Mazzie, Jason Danieley, Donna Murphy, Karen Ziemba and Debra Monk.' 

Broadway Rewind: Marin Mazzie, Douglas Sills & More Take on ON THE 20TH CENTURY for t Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: Marin Mazzie, Douglas Sills & More Take on ON THE 20TH CENTURY for the Actors' Fund in 2005!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 26, 2020

Broadway Rewind continues in Shubert Alley for the Annual BC/EFA Broadway Flea Market, then to the opening night of Richard Greenberg's play A Naked Girl on the Appian Way which starred Richard Thomas, Jill Clayburgh and Matthew Morrison. 'Matthew told me what it was like doing the musical 'A Light in the Piazza', having to leave them and not have to sing in this play.' says Richard Ridge.

Video Flashback: Broadway Stars Sing 'Sunday' From SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Videoplay
Video Flashback: Broadway Stars Sing 'Sunday' From SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE

by Stage Tube - Mar 22, 2020

In honor of Stephen Sondheim's 90th birthday today, we're flashing back to his 80th birthday concert!

Marin Mazzie to be Honored in Student Film LIKE US Videoplay
Marin Mazzie to be Honored in Student Film LIKE US

by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 18, 2019

The Family School Association Performing Arts Program of The Ethical Community Charter School together with THISLEARNING¬ģ, is proud to announce¬†LIKE US,¬†a live action film (45 minutes),¬†has been accepted into the¬†Golden Door International¬†Film Festival. The film will screen for competition at¬†Landmark Loew's Jersey¬†theatre on¬†Saturday, September 21stat¬†8:00pm. The official trailer has been shared 205 times and received over 12,000 views on Facebook @fsaperformingarts using hashtag #LIKEUSMovieand #StopBullying.¬†¬†To purchase tickets to the premiere¬†https://thislearning.com/LIKEUS

VIDEO: Jason Danieley Accepts Marin Mazzie's Special Tony Award Videoplay
VIDEO: Jason Danieley Accepts Marin Mazzie's Special Tony Award

by Alan Henry - Jun 5, 2019

In September 2018, Marin's battle with cancer came to its tragic end. In this video, watch her husband Jason Danieley accept her Special Tony Award in honor of her legacy of leadership and unwavering strength.

Tonys Talk: Jason Danieley Tributes His Late Wife and 2019 Tony Honoree, Marin Mazzie Videoplay
Tonys Talk: Jason Danieley Tributes His Late Wife and 2019 Tony Honoree, Marin Mazzie

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 30, 2019

On June 9, as the greatest artists of the 2019 Broadway season are saluted for their outstanding work, the Tony Awards will also recognize the late, great Marin Mazzie for a lifetime of outstanding work. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Mazzie, who passed away in September, will be honored for her advocacy and leadership within the theatre community as a brave and dedicated voice for women's health issues and organizations such as the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation.


Marin Mazzie Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Marin Mazzie been in?
Marin Mazzie has appeared on Broadway in 15 shows.

How many West End shows has Marin Mazzie been in?
Marin Mazzie has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Marin Mazzie's first West End show?
Marin Mazzie's first West End show was Kiss Me, Kate which opened in 2001

What awards has Marin Mazzie been nominated for?
Special Tony Awards (Tony Awards) , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Carrie , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Carrie , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Carrie , Outstanding Featured Actress (The Lortels) for Carrie , Best Actress in a Musical or Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kiss Me Kate , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate , Outstanding Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate , Outstanding Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Ragtime , Best Actress - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Ragtime Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Ragtime and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Passion .

What awards has Marin Mazzie won?
Special Tony Awards (Tony Awards), Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Bullets Over Broadway: The Musical Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kiss Me Kateand Outstanding Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate.