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Melissa Errico

Birth Place: New York, USA

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Melissa Errico is an American actress, singer, recording artist and writer. She is known for her Broadway musical roles such as Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady, and Kurt Weill's One Touch of Venus, as well as her recordings of musical theater classics, including albums of songs by Stephen Sondheim and Michel Legrand. In recent years she has also become a contributing writer to The New York Times.

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Melissa Errico STAGE CREDITS

[Off-Broadway]
Irish Rep Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Melinda Welles

Daisy Gamble

[Off-Broadway]
Irish Repertory Company Off-Broadway Revival, 2016
Sharon

[Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert Revival, 2016
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Company Production, 2013
Clara

[Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 2009
Betty Haynes

[Regional (US)]
Regional Concert, 2005
Guenevere

[Broadway]
Stephen Sondheim Tribute Benefit, 2005
Performer

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2004
Mina Murray

[Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2004
Sharon McLonergan

[Off-Broadway]
2004
Sharon McLonergan

[Off-Broadway]
2003
Mother

[New York]
Workshop, 2003
Performer

[Williamstown, MA (Regional)]
Williamstown Theatre Festival Production, 2003
Polly Peachum

[New York]
New York Concert, 2003
Sharon McLonergan

[Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2002
Musical Interludes performer

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Isabelle

[Regional (US)]
Sondheim Festival Production, 2002
Dot (Act One)

Marie (Act Two)

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Tracy Samantha Lord

[Off-Broadway]
1997
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
1996
Performer

[Off-Broadway]
1996
Venus

[Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1996
Venus

[Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1995
Princess Maria

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1993
Eliza Doolittle

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1992
Performer

Princess Kitty Scherbatsky

Anna Karenina (Understudy)


Melissa Errico Movies

Loose Women
[ 1997 ] Gail
Bury the Evidence
[ 1998 ] The Wife
Picture This
[ 1999 ] Eve Weidegger
Frequency
[ 2000 ] Samantha Thom
Mockingbird Don't Sing
[ 2001 ] Sandra Tannen
Life or Something Like It
[ 2002 ] Andrea
Loverboy
[ 2005 ] Miss Silken
On the Rocks
[ 2020 ] Music Teacher
The Magnificent Meyersons
[ 2021 ] Ilaria Meyerson

Melissa Errico TV Shows

C.P.W.
Alex Bartoli

Melissa Errico Awards and Nominations

Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

Melissa Errico, Passion

Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Actress in a Play

Melissa ErricoCandida

Helen Hayes Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical

Melissa ErricoSunday in the Park With George

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Melissa Errico , Amour

Tony Awards - 2003 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

Melissa Errico, Amour

Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Actress - Musical

Melissa Errico, High Society

Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Actress - Musical

Melissa Errico, High Society

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1998 - Best Actress - Musical

Melissa Errico, High Society

Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play

Melissa Errico, The Importance of Being Earnest


winner
The Lortels - 1996 - Outstanding Lead Actress (Musical)

Melissa Errico, One Touch of Venus

Helen Hayes Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production

Melissa ErricoMy Fair Lady

Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Actress - Musical

Melissa Errico, My Fair Lady

Melissa Errico Videos

Melissa Errico News


THE CONNECTOR Cast Album Now Available; Plus Watch the Cast Recording 'The Whole World Changed'

The original cast recording of MCC Theater’s acclaimed world premiere production of The Connector is available today! Plus, watch Hannah Cruz, Scott Bakula and the cast record 'The Whole World Changed'.
Alexis Michelle To Star In HEROINE WORSHIP At Joe's Pub

Alexis Michelle brings her new show HEROINE WORSHIP to Joe's Pub, celebrating iconic female figures through song and storytelling on June 20, 2024.
VILLAIN FLAIR: A NIGHT OF RAGE RELIEF Announced At The Green Room 42

The Green Room 42 will present the debut of the new producing company 'Muy Muy Productions' in 'Villain Flair: A Night of Rage Relief' on July 1st at 9:30 p.m.
Photos: Norm Lewis Concludes SUMMERTIME (Special Tony Edition) at 54 Below

Each night of Norm Lewis's SUMMERTIME show at 54 Below was a different kind of magic and, lucky me, living so nearby, I was able to capture all the award-winning guests and high-profile friends. So, here for Norm Lewis, who brought summer early to all of us at 54 Below, is a scrapbook of his seven nights and special guests, both on stage and off.
Philip Chaffin and Tommy Krasker to Present WILL HE LIKE ME? at Coachella Valley Repertory

PS Classics cofounders Philip Chaffin and Tommy Krasker — who, in addition to running the record label PS Classics, have been a couple for 31 years — will share the stage for the debut of Chaffin‘s new one-man show, Will He Like Me?. Learn how to purchase tickets.
Melissa Errico Returns to London With Isabelle Georges in DEUX GRANDES DAMES

Deux Grandes Dames with Melissa Errico & Isabelle Georges will run Wednesday 10 July at 7pm and Saturday 13 July at 7pm (75 mins) at Crazy Coqs.
Photos: Inside Irish Repertory Theatre's 2024 Gala With Shereen Ahmed, Melissa Errico, and More

Go inside Irish Repertory Theatre's 2024 Gala concert, Let’s Put On A Show! 35 Years of Irish Rep Musicals, which at The Town Hall. See photos from inside the event.
Video: Watch Melissa Errico Sing Sondheim at 54 Below

Just last month, Melissa Errico returned to her home at 54 Below and to her favorite songwriter with an entirely new program of Sondheim songs, celebrating her new album (released February 16, 2024 on Concord) and a different side of Steve. Check out video highlights!
Shereen Ahmed, Ali Ewoldt & More Join Irish Rep's 2024 Gala

Irish Repertory Theatre has revealed additional performers and presenters for its 2024 Gala concert, Let’s Put On A Show! 35 Years of Irish Rep Musicals. See who is taking part and learn how to purchase tickets.
GOTTA SING Comes to the Green Room 42 in June

The Green Room 42 will present “Gotta Sing with Kenneth Gartman” on Monday, June 17th at 9:30 pm.  Host and Music Director Kenneth Gartman shines a light on some of NYC's best musical theatre talent each month in a new cabaret series - Gotta Sing.
Photos: The Mabel Mercer Foundation Honors Julie Wilson

Cabaret luminaries, supporters, and officers of The Mabel Mercer Foundation gathered at The Pierre Hotel last night to celebrate the100th anniversary of the birth year of cabaret legend Julie Wilson.  Check out photos here!
West End CABARET Star Mason Alexander Park to Celebrate Pride at The Green Room 42 in June

THE GREEN ROOM 42 – the intimate concert venue dubbed Broadway's “off-night hotspot” by The New York Times – will present the return of Mason Alexander Park, direct from playing the Emcee in the West End production of Cabaret, on Friday, June 14 at 9:30 PM.
Photos: Travis Moser And Melissa Errico Share The Stage At The Green Room 42

Travis Moser brought his show, Someday Soon: The Songs of Judy Collins, back to The Green Room 42 for an encore performance on Monday, 5/6 at 7pm. See photos!
BROADWAY SINGS: HEROES FORGED IN THE FLAME to be Presented at The Green Room 42

Join Broadway's brightest stars at The Green Room 42 on June 8th, 2024, for a night of musical theater excellence in BROADWAY SINGS: HEROES FORGED IN THE FLAME. Learn how to purchase tickets.
Niki Haris and Donna De Lory to Return to The Green Room 42 in June

Niki Haris and Donna De Lory will return to The Green Room 42 for an encore performance, following two sold-out shows. Don't miss this special event featuring the talented duo. Learn how to purchase tickets.
Cast Recording Will Be Released For I CAN GET IT FOR YOU WHOLESALE Starring Santino Fontana

A cast recording will be released this fall for the Classic Stage Company’s acclaimed 2023 revisal of I Can Get It For You Wholesale, starring Tony Award® winner Santino Fontana, alongside Rebecca Naomi Jones and Tony nominees Judy Kuhn and Julia Lester, among others.
Andrew Bova to Present TAKING NOTES: LESSONS IN AND OUT OF CLASS at The Green Room 42

Join THE GREEN ROOM 42 as they present TikTok and Instagram sensation ANDREW BOVA in his show TAKING NOTES: LESSONS IN AND OUT OF CLASS. Learn how to purchase tickets.
The Green Room 42 to Present Steffanie Leigh's MATRESCENCE: BECOMING A MOTHER

Join Broadway star Steffanie Leigh at The Green Room 42 as she shares her humorous and heartfelt journey into motherhood in MATRESCENCE: BECOMING A MOTHER. Learn how to purchase tickets!
Photos: Melissa Errico: SONDHEIM IN THE CITY VINYL RELEASE CELEBRATION CONCERT

Melissa Errico soared last night at her vinyl release celebration concert at 54 Below. There are two more shows tonight and tomorrow at 7 pm. Sondheim In the City is 'the Sondheim of smart, sophisticated New York, the Sondheim of the quick, witty, sardonic, love-seeking and sex-driven city that he recorded and worked in through his long life.'
Video: Melissa Errico Sings 'I've Grown Accustomed To His Face' from MY FAIR LADY

Watch Melissa Errico sing 'I've Grown Accustomed To His Face' at 54 Below in an all-new video from 54 Below.

Melissa Errico FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Melissa Errico been in?

Melissa Errico has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Melissa Errico been in?

Melissa Errico has not appeared in the West End.

What awards has Melissa Errico been nominated for?

Melissa Errico has been nominated for various awards throughout her career, including Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "Passion," Outstanding Actress in a Play at the Drama Desk Awards for "Candida," Outstanding Lead Actress in a Resident Musical at the Helen Hayes Awards for "Sunday in the Park With George," Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "Amour," Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for "Amour," Outstanding Actress - Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "High Society," Best Actress - Musical at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "High Society," Outstanding Featured Actress - Play at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Importance of Being Earnest," Outstanding Lead Actress (Musical) at The Lortels for "One Touch of Venus," Outstanding Lead Actress in a Non-Resident Production at the Helen Hayes Awards for "My Fair Lady," and Outstanding Actress - Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "My Fair Lady."

What awards has Melissa Errico won?

Melissa Errico has won the Outstanding Lead Actress (Musical) award at The Lortel Awards for her performance in "One Touch of Venus."

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