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Meg Bussert BIO

Additional credits include:

The Sound of Music
Ogunquit Playhouse, 2010
Mother Abbess

The Sound of Music
Sacramental Music Circus, 2008
Mother Abbess

My Fair Lady
New York Philharmonic Staged Concert
Lincoln Center: Avery Fisher Hall, 2007
Mrs. Pearce

Carouse
Civic Light Opera, Pittsburgh, PA, 2005
Nettie Fowler

The Sound of Music
Civic Light Opera, Pittsburgh, PA, 2005
Mother Abbess

Meg Bussert STAGE CREDITS

[Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2005
Florence Foster Jenkins (Standby)

[Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2003
Mother Abbess

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
Rita [Replacement]

Meg Boyd (Understudy) [Replacement]

[New York]
Reading, 1988
Performer

[Off-Off-Broadway]
Off-Off-Broadway Revival, 1986
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer

[Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1981
Guenevere

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1980
Fiona MacLaren

[US Tour]
National Tour, 1980
Guenevere [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1980
Marian Paroo

[Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1978
Mona (Understudy)

Ortenzia Caviglia (Understudy)

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1976
Hope Langdon (Standby)

Lettie (Standby)

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1973
Debutante

Ensemble/Other Roles

[US Tour]
Touring Revival, 1985
Nellie

[New York]
New York Concert, 1985
Performer


Meg Bussert Awards and Nominations

Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

Meg Bussert , Brigadoon

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Meg Bussert News


Chalfant, Morgan, Winer, and More Will Celebrate The Life Of Susan L. Schulman


On Saturrday, 11/12 at 2 PM EST, noted interviewer Richard Skipper will join forces with 15-year-old theater podcaster Charles Kirsch to celebrate the life of one of Broadway's best, veteran press agent Susan L. Schulman.

Review: BACKSTAGE BABBLE Brings Bounty Of Broadway to 54 Below


Charles Kirsch's Backstage Babble Live! was the best party in New York City last night.

Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week


Next week, 54 Below will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards® Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.

Len Cariou, Brad Oscar, John Rubinstein & More to Join BACKSTAGE BABBLE LIVE! at 54 Below in September


54 BELOW will present Len Cariou, Brad Oscar, John Rubinstein, and more in “Charles Kirsch’s Backstage Babble Live!” on Tuesday, September 6 at 7 PM. 14-year-old Charles Kirsch will produce and host an evening featuring 12 of his previous guests recreating songs that they’ve performed on Broadway and beyond.

Photos: Stephen Sondheim & Richard Maltby, Jr. Attend Jonthan Tunick Salute at The Sharon Playhouse


Saturday night, October 2nd saw a glittering one time only concert of The Sound Of Broadway, A Salute To Jonathan Tunick...Broadway's preeminent orchestrator and Sharon resident.

EGOT Legend Jonathan Tunick To Be Honored In Concert By The Sharon Playhouse


 On Saturday, October 2nd, the Sharon Playhouse (Managing Director, Robert Levinstein; Artistic Director, Alan M-L Wager) will present a star-studded and glittering salute to EGOT recipient and Broadway's Uber Maestro, the great Jonathan Tunick.

EGOT Winner Jonathan Tunick to be Honored at Sharon Playhouse's THE SOUND OF BROADWAY


On Saturday, October 2nd, the Sharon Playhouse will present a star-studded and glittering salute to EGOT recipient and Broadway’s Uber Maestro, the great Jonathan Tunick. The evening is conceived and directed by Alan M-L Wager and supported by a 27-piece orchestra with appearances by Broadway Guest Stars and Broadway Special Guests.

Theater Stories: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, CAROUSEL, SOUTH PACIFIC and More About The Majestic Theatre!


Today's Theater Stories features the Majestic Theatre! Learn about some of the best-known shows to grace the stage of the Majestic Theatre, including Carousel, South Pacific, Camelot, Phantom of the Opera, and many more!

New and Upcoming Book, Music, and Film Releases For the Week of July 6 - Books on Acting, the Business of Professional Theatre, and More!


Need something new to read, listen to, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases!

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of June 22 - Robbie Rozelle, OUR TABLE With Melissa Errico & Constantine Maroulis, and More!


Need something new to listen to or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Robbie Rozelle's 'Songs From Inside My Locker', Our Table (Melissa Errico, Constantine Maroulis, and more), and many others

Peter Lockyer and Mamie Parris Starred In The Reading Of THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO At Tuacahn Center For The Arts


A reading of the new musical The Count of Monte Cristo was presented on October 11th at Tuacahn Center for the Arts. Scott S. Anderson directed the private presentation of the musical penned by the Tony Award nominated team of Frank Wildhorn, composer, and Jack Murphy, book and lyrics.

Tuacahn Center for the Arts Announces the Cast of their 2019 Season


Jim J. Bullock (Too Close for Comfort and Broadway's Hairspray) and Josh Strickland (Broadway's Tarzan) head Tuacahn Amphitheater's 2019 season. This year, Tuacahn is recreating some of their most popular productions from the past.

Kings Knights, Maidens and More! A Review of All Things CAMELOT


On Monday, March 4 at 6:30pm the medieval court of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table will come to life on the stage of the Vivian Beaumont Theater when Lin-Manuel Miranda stars as King Arthur in Lerner & Loewe's CAMELOT, directed by Bartlett Sher, for a one-night-only concert event to benefit Lincoln Center Theater.  He will be joined by Solea Pfeiffer as Guenevere, Jordan Donica as Sir Lancelot, Dakin Matthews as Merlyn, Ruthie Ann Miles as Nimue, Ethan Slater as Mordred, Julie White as Morgan Le Fey, and Jenn Colella, Jason Danieley, and Bonnie Milligan as three of the Knights of the Round Table.   Andy & Betsy Kenny Lack, Brooke & Daniel Neidich, and Caryn Zucker are the Benefit Co-Chairs.  Proceeds from the evening will support Lincoln Center Theater's productions and education programs.

Photo Flash: First Look at WBT's PHANTOM


Arthur Kopit/ Maury Yeston's 'PHANTOM' made its New York Premiere here at WBT in 1992. During our record breaking nine- month run, over 120,000 people attended. Night after night, audiences rose to their feet for the stunning musical thriller. The original production was directed by William Pullinsi and starred Robert Cuccioli as the Phantom and Glory Crampton as Christine Daee. 'PHANTOM' returned to our stage in 1996 and 2007 directed and choreographed by Tom Polum, who had been in the original production. William Stutler, Robert Funking, and the entire staff of WBT are very excited that this extraordinary piece, once again directed and choreographed by Tom Polum, will grace our stage.

Westchester Broadway Theatre Presents PHANTOM


Arthur Kopit/ Maury Yeston's 'PHANTOM' made its New York Premiere here at WBT in 1992. During our record breaking nine- month run, over 120,000 people attended. Night after night, audiences rose to their feet for the stunning musical thriller. The original production was directed by William Pullinsi and starred Robert Cuccioli as the Phantom and Glory Crampton as Christine Daee. 'PHANTOM' returned to our stage in 1996 and 2007 directed and choreographed by Tom Polum, who had been in the original production. William Stutler, Robert Funking, and the entire staff of WBT are very excited that this extraordinary piece, once again directed and choreographed by Tom Polum, will grace our stage.  

Sharon Playhouse Announces Season of Hits: ANYTHING GOES, ALL SHOOK UP, and More


The Sharon Playhouse in Sharon, CT announces its 2018 season under the new management team of Artistic Director Alan M-L Wagerand Managing Director Robert Levinstein.

Sharon Playhouse Welcomes New Artistic Producing Team for 2018 Season


Sharon Playhouse, the not-for-profit summer theatre, located at the foot of the Berkshires in Litchfield County, CT, has announced today the appointment of Robert Levinstein and Alan M-L Wager of 22Q Entertainment as Co-Producers of the Playhouse, responsible for the management and artistic direction for the 2018 season and beyond.

Tony Nominee Meg Brussert Returns to BRIGADOON at NYU Steinhardt


NYU Steinhardt's Program in Vocal Performance will present Lerner and Loewe's Brigadoon from September 21 25, 2017. The show features book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. Renowned dancer and choreographer Agnes de Mille created the original dances. NYU Steinhardt's MK Lawson directs and choreographs.

Check Out The Complete Video Playlist For The Hit Concert Series IF IT ONLY EVEN RUNS A MINUTE


How many of these great songs do you know from underappreciated musicals?

Photo Coverage: MAN OF LA MANCHA Opens at Barrington Stage Company


Celebrating its 10th year in Downtown Pittsfiled, the award-winning Barrington Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, presents the Tony Award-winning musical Man of La Mancha from June 10 through July 11 on the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage. The production opened last night, and BroadwayWorld was there to capture the opening!

Meg Bussert FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Meg Bussert been in?

Meg Bussert has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Meg Bussert been in?

Meg Bussert has not appeared in the West End.

What awards has Meg Bussert been nominated for?

Meg Bussert has been nominated for the Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for her role in Brigadoon.

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