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Melanie La Barrie

 
Bio:
Theater Credits: The Wiz (Birmingham Rep/West Yorkshire Playhouse); Ragtime (Piccadilly); Smokey Joe’s Café (Landor); A Christmas Carol (Birmingham Rep); Once on the Island (Hackney Empire); Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Liverpool Playhouse); The Sunshine Boys, Blues in the Night (West Yorkshire ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theater Credits: The Wiz (Birmingham Rep/West Yorkshire Playhouse); Ragtime (Piccadilly); Smokey Joe’s Café (Landor); A Christmas Carol (Birmingham Rep); Once on the Island (Hackney Empire); Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Liverpool Playhouse); The Sunshine Boys, Blues in the Night (West Yorkshire ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Nurse
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Nurse
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2021
Mrs. Phelps
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Madame Morrible [Replacement]
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2006
Pearl
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2004
Ensemble

Photos

Betsy Wolfe, Melanie La Barrie, Lorna Courtney  Photo

Betsy Wolfe, Melanie La Barrie, Lorna Courtney

From: 
Date:
07/13/2022
Betsy Wolfe, Lorna Courtney, Justin David Sullivan and Melanie La Barrie  Photo

Betsy Wolfe, Lorna Courtney, Justin David Sullivan and Melanie La Barrie

From: 
Date:
07/13/2022
Lorna Courtney and Melanie La Barrie in & Juliet  Photo

Lorna Courtney and Melanie La Barrie in & Juliet

From: 
Date:
07/06/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Nurse

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Nurse

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2021
Mrs. Phelps

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Madame Morrible [Replacement]

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2006
Pearl

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2004
Ensemble

Melanie La Barrie Biography

Theater Credits: The Wiz (Birmingham Rep/West Yorkshire Playhouse); Ragtime (Piccadilly); Smokey Joe’s Café (Landor); A Christmas Carol (Birmingham Rep); Once on the Island (Hackney Empire); Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Liverpool Playhouse); The Sunshine Boys, Blues in the Night (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Rue Magique (King’s Head); Les Misérables (Queens); Daddy Cool (Shaftesbury); Mary Poppins (Prince Edward); Fame (national tour).

Television: Casualty, EastEnders.

Recordings: Matilda (original cast recording), Bush Tales, Daddy Cool, Mary Poppins.




Melanie La Barrie News

Wake Up With BWW 8/1: COMPANY Closes, Beanie Feldstein Takes Final Bow in FUNNY GIRL, Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/1: COMPANY Closes, Beanie Feldstein Takes Final Bow in FUNNY GIRL, and More!
by - Aug 1, 2022

Top stories include a look inside closing night of Company, Beanie Feldstein's final bow in Funny Girl, and more! Plus, The Nosebleed opens off-Broadway tonight, and more!

VIDEO: Paulo Szot and Melanie La Barrie Are Shaking Up Shakespeare in & JULIET Photo VIDEO: Paulo Szot and Melanie La Barrie Are Shaking Up Shakespeare in & JULIET
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jul 31, 2022

Shakespeare is getting a re-write. This fall, & Juliet will finally arrive on Broadway, flipping the script on the greatest love story ever told, to the iconic pop anthems of Max Martin. Two of its stars are Broadway favorite Paulo Szot and direct from the West End, Melanie La Barrie, who play Lance and the Nurse. In this video, catch up with the pair as they continue their run in Toronto and get ready to take the show on the road to New York City.

Wake Up With BWW 7/29: First Look at the German Cast of HAMILTON, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/29: First Look at the German Cast of HAMILTON, and More!
by - Jul 29, 2022

Today's top stories include a first look at the German cast of Hamilton as they perform 'The Schuyler Sisters'. Plus, go inside the first performance of Kinky Boots off-Broadway, and more!

Photos: Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Betsy Wolfe, Lorna Courtney and More in & JUL Photo Photos: Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Betsy Wolfe, Lorna Courtney and More in & JULIET's Pre-Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2022

& Juliet released never-before-seen behind-the-scenes photos from its pre-Broadway engagement, which had a star-studded opening last week in Toronto. See the photos here!

& JULIET, Starring Lorna Courtney, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands and More, Will Open on Br Photo & JULIET, Starring Lorna Courtney, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands and More, Will Open on Broadway This October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

Currently playing a long-awaited pre-Broadway engagement in Toronto, & Juliet will transfer directly to Broadway, with previews beginning October 28, 2022 ahead of a November 17, 2022 opening at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Tickets are available now!

Photos: Get A First Look At The Broadway-Bound Cast of & JULIET Photo Photos: Get A First Look At The Broadway-Bound Cast of & JULIET
by BWW Staff - Jul 6, 2022

We've got a first look at the Broadway-bound cast of & Juliet in Toronto! The highly anticipated musical plays a limited 8-week engagement now through August 14, 2022 at the Princess of Wales Theatre.

Photos: First Look at Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands, Lorna Courtney & More in Rehearsals f Photo Photos: First Look at Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands, Lorna Courtney & More in Rehearsals for Pre-Broadway & JULIET
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Get a first look of the cast of &Juliet in rehearsals for their pre-Broadway engagement before the show opens in Toronto at The Princess of Wales Theatre.

Paulo Szot, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands, Lorna Courtney and More Join & JULIET Pre-Broa Photo Paulo Szot, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands, Lorna Courtney and More Join & JULIET Pre-Broadway Tryout at Princess of Wales Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2022

The cast of the North American premiere production of & Juliet includes Tony winners, acclaimed actors from the U.S., Canada and England, and exciting new talent. 

Tom Francis Joins the Cast of & JULIET as Romeo Photo Tom Francis Joins the Cast of & JULIET as Romeo
by Stephi Wild - Feb 21, 2022

Tom Francis is to play Romeo in & Juliet, as the award-winning show today announces new cast. Tom, who starred in the recent acclaimed production of Rent, will join the company next month, in the joyous musical which won 3 Olivier Awards and 6 Whatsonstage Awards.

Photos: & JULIET Releases All New Production Photos to Celebrate Second Anniversary Photo Photos: & JULIET Releases All New Production Photos to Celebrate Second Anniversary
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2021

& JULIET is celebrating its second anniversary in London’s West End with the release of brand new production photographs.

Melanie La Barrie Videos

VIDEO: Paulo Szot and Melanie La Barrie Are Shaking Up Shakespeare in & JULIET VideoVIDEO: Paulo Szot and Melanie La Barrie Are Shaking Up Shakespeare in & JULIET
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jul 31, 2022

Shakespeare is getting a re-write. This fall, & Juliet will finally arrive on Broadway, flipping the script on the greatest love story ever told, to the iconic pop anthems of Max Martin. Two of its stars are Broadway favorite Paulo Szot and direct from the West End, Melanie La Barrie, who play Lance and the Nurse. In this video, catch up with the pair as they continue their run in Toronto and get ready to take the show on the road to New York City.

VIDEO: &JULIET Cast Members Perform and Answer Questions as Part of Virtual WEST END  VideoVIDEO: &JULIET Cast Members Perform and Answer Questions as Part of Virtual WEST END LIVE
by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2020

Kicking off the 6-part Virtual West End LIVE series is & Juliet!

VIDEO: Watch Cast Members From & JULIET Get Quizzed on Their Noughties Knowledge VideoVIDEO: Watch Cast Members From & JULIET Get Quizzed on Their Noughties Knowledge
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2020

Watch Melanie La Barrie, David Bedella and Tim Mahendran from & Juliet get quizzed on their knowledge of the 2000s!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At & JULIET in the UK VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At & JULIET in the UK
by Alan Henry - Oct 15, 2019

& Juliet officially opened at Manchester Opera House on 1 October 2019. & Juliet will begin performances in London at The Shaftesbury Theatre on Saturday 2 November. Check out video of the production!

VIDEO: The Cast Of & JULIET Brings The Songs of Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, & More To VideoVIDEO: The Cast Of & JULIET Brings The Songs of Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, & More To Life!
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2019

& Juliet the joyous new musical that imagines Juliet's famous ending as just her beginning soars with the music of Max Martin, the acclaimed song-writer of some of the biggest pop anthems of the last 30 years.

West End's MATILDA to Open on Broadway Spring 2013?
by Robert Diamond - Feb 15, 2012

The show transfered to London's West End and opened November 24 to tremendous critical acclaim. Today, Michael Riedel reports in the New York Post that the show is now aiming to open on Broadway in the Spring of 2013, produced by the RSC themselves and overseen by Andre Ptaszynski, who formerly ran Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Really Useful Group.

TV: First Look at West End's MATILDA!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2011

Following a sensational sell-out season at The Courtyard Theatre, the RSC's production of MATILDA THE MUSICAL transfered to London's West End and opened November 24 to tremendous critical acclaim. A potential Broadway transfer already being discussed. Last week, we brought you the official production shots and today, we bring you a first look at MATILDA onstage in the just released video montage!

STAGE TUBE: MATILDA Makes its West End Debut! Broadway Next?
by Stage Tube - Nov 27, 2011

Following a sensational sell-out season at The Courtyard Theatre, the RSC's production of MATILDA THE MUSICAL transfered to London's West End and opened last week to RAVE reviews, with a potential Broadway transfer already being discussed.

STAGE TUBE: Matthew Warchus, Tim Minchin, et al. on MALTILDA THE MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Sep 26, 2011

The Royal Shakespeare Company's world premiere production of Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical will transfer to London's Cambridge Theatre, previewing from Tuesday 18 October. Bertie Carvel (Miss Trunchbull), Paul Kaye (Mr Wormwood) Josie Walker (Mrs Wormwood) and Lauren Ward (Miss Honey) will reprise their roles alongside Marc Antolin, Verity Bentham, Peter Howe, Michael Kent, Melanie La Barrie, Matthew Malthouse, Alastair Parker, Nick Searle and Emily Shaw who also appeared in the original production in Stratford. Click below to hear from the creative team on what to expect from the new show!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at RSC's MATILDA!
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2011

The Royal Shakespeare Company's world premiere production of Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical will transfer to London's Cambridge Theatre on Tuesday 18 October. Check out a preview of the show below!


Melanie La Barrie Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Melanie La Barrie been in?
Melanie La Barrie has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Melanie La Barrie been in?
Melanie La Barrie has appeared on London's West End in 5 shows.

What was Melanie La Barrie's first West End show?
Melanie La Barrie's first West End show was Mary Poppins which opened in 2004

What is Melanie La Barrie next theatre project?
Melanie La Barrie's next show will be & Juliet which opens on 11/17/2022 on Broadway.