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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 ... (read complete bio)
 

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 ... (read complete bio)

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 Biography

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 Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Meg Bussert , Brigadoon

Meg Bussert News

Chalfant, Morgan, Winer, and More Will Celebrate The Life Of Susan L. Schulman Photo Chalfant, Morgan, Winer, and More Will Celebrate The Life Of Susan L. Schulman
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2022

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 Photo Review: BACKSTAGE BABBLE Brings Bounty Of Broadway to 54 Below
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 7, 2022

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 Photo Jason Robert Brown, Patti Murin, and More to Play 54 BELOW Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 3, 2022

Next week,¬†54 Below will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.¬†A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards¬ģ¬†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 B Photo Len Cariou, Brad Oscar, John Rubinstein & More to Join BACKSTAGE BABBLE LIVE! at 54 Below in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 29, 2022

54 BELOW will present Len Cariou, Brad Oscar, John Rubinstein, and more in ‚ÄúCharles Kirsch‚Äôs Backstage Babble Live!‚ÄĚ 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‚Äôve performed on Broadway and beyond.

Photos: Stephen Sondheim & Richard Maltby, Jr. Attend Jonthan Tunick Salute at The S Photo Photos: Stephen Sondheim & Richard Maltby, Jr. Attend Jonthan Tunick Salute at The Sharon Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021

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.

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by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2021

EGOT Legend Jonathan Tunick To Be Honored In Concert By The Sharon Playhouse Photo EGOT Legend Jonathan Tunick To Be Honored In Concert By The Sharon Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2021

 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 Photo EGOT Winner Jonathan Tunick to be Honored at Sharon Playhouse's THE SOUND OF BROADWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2021

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 Photo Theater Stories: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, CAROUSEL, SOUTH PACIFIC and More About The Majestic Theatre!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 7, 2021

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 Act Photo New and Upcoming Book, Music, and Film Releases For the Week of July 6 - Books on Acting, the Business of Professional Theatre, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2020

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

Meg Bussert Videos

BWW TV: Inside the 2013 Theatre World Awards with Ben Vereen, Tom Hanks & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 5, 2013

Theatre World Award Alumni Courtney B. Vance, Anika Noni Rose, Ben Vereen, Christine Lahti, Tony Sheldon, Lea Salonga, Isabel Keating, Phillip Boykin, Jessie Mueller, Jackie Hoffman, Wesley Taylor, Patricia Elliott, Meg Bussert, Crystal A. Dickinson, with special guestNathan Lane, all took part in the 69th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony last night, June 3, 2013 at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street), home of the current Broadway revival of Pippin. BroadwayWorld was there for the celebration and you can check out highlights and interviews with the honorees below!


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?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Brigadoon .