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Michele Lee

 
Date of Birth: July 24, 1942 (79)

Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Broadway Center Stage Production at the Kennedy Center, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2000
Lee
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1973
Performer
Gittel Mosca
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1962
Miranda
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1961
Rosemary [Replacement]
Rosemary Pilkington [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1960
Performer
  [New York]
Workshop, 2003
Performer

Photos

Michele Lee and Fred A. Rappoport  Photo

Michele Lee and Fred A. Rappoport

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04/11/2022
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Michele Lee

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04/11/2022
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Michele Lee

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04/11/2022
Mark William and Michele Lee Photo

Mark William and Michele Lee

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12/10/2021
Michele Lee Photo

Michele Lee

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12/10/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Broadway Center Stage Production at the Kennedy Center, 2019
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2000
Lee

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1973
Performer

Gittel Mosca

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1962
Miranda

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1961
Rosemary [Replacement]

Rosemary Pilkington [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1960
Performer

  [New York]
Workshop, 2003
Performer


Michele Lee Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Michele Lee, The Tale of the Allergist's Wife
 
Tony Awards - 1974 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Michele Lee, Seesaw
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1973 - Outstanding Performance Gold Star
Michele Lee, Seesaw

Michele Lee News

Photos: BIRTHDAY CANDLES Opening Night Red Carpet Photo Photos: BIRTHDAY CANDLES Opening Night Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 11, 2022

Just last night, Roundabout Theatre Company New York premiere of Birthday Candles by Noah Haidle, starring Emmy Award winner Debra Messing, directed by Vivienne Benesch, celebrated opening night at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). This is a limited engagement through Sunday, May 29, 2022.

Actors Touring Company Announces New Trustees Photo Actors Touring Company Announces New Trustees
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2022

ACTORS TOURING COMPANY, the UK‚Äôs leading producer of international plays strengthens its board and announces the appointment of four new trustees ‚Äď Steven Kavuma, Margherita Laera, Allegra Nespoli and Nick Tyler.

Lifeline Theatre to Open 25th Fillet of Solo Festival Photo Lifeline Theatre to Open 25th Fillet of Solo Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2022

Former Lifeline Theatre Artistic Director Dorothy Milne and former Live Bait Theater Artistic Director Sharon Evans announced the 25th Annual Fillet of Solo Festival, presented by Lifeline Theatre and running virtually January 21‚ÄďFebruary 13, 2022.

Casting Announced For Actors Touring Company's RICE Photo Casting Announced For Actors Touring Company's RICE
by Stephi Wild - Jan 19, 2022

Angela Yeoh and Anya Jaya-Murphy have been cast in the premiere of the UK Tour of Rice presented by ACTORS TOURING COMPANY (ATC) and directed by Artistic Director, Matthew Xia.

BEN JONES: LOVE SONGS to be Presented at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo BEN JONES: LOVE SONGS to be Presented at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Ben Jones in Ben Jones: Love Songs on February 12, 2022. 

Photos: Jennifer Diamond Brings LET ME BE ME to The Green Room 42 Photo Photos: Jennifer Diamond Brings LET ME BE ME to The Green Room 42
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 13, 2021

Let Me Be Me, written by Diamond and Robbie Rozelle, directed by Rozelle, and featuring musical direction and arrangements by Luke Williams, arrived at the Green Room 42 on Friday night and BroadwayWorld was there for the special occasion.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for COMPANY's Opening Night! Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for COMPANY's Opening Night!
by Bruce Glikas - Dec 10, 2021

In comes Company! Just last night, the much anticipated revival of Company, starring Tony winner Katrina Lenk and two-time Tony winner Patti LuPone, opened on Broadway at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the star-studded red carpet!

Orange Tree Theatre Announces Further Programming For The Recovery Season Photo Orange Tree Theatre Announces Further Programming For The Recovery Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2021

With the return of Terence Rattigan's While The Sun Shines currently running at the Orange Tree Theatre, Artistic Director Paul Miller and Executive Director Hanna Streeter today announce further programming for The Recovery Season.

Northern Stage Announces Spring 2022 Season, THIS IS NOW Photo Northern Stage Announces Spring 2022 Season, THIS IS NOW
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2021

Following its Housewarming programme - open hearted work that celebrated connection and community, This is Now invites artists and audiences to join a yearlong conversation about who we are and who we want to be; to think deeply about the important questions of our time, and to find refuge in coming together to imagine our way through the world we live in, right now.

Actors Touring Company Announces 2022 UK Tour of RICE Photo Actors Touring Company Announces 2022 UK Tour of RICE
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

ACTORS TOURING COMPANY, the UK’s leading producer of international plays, announces a new major 11-week national tour of Rice, a powerful drama written by award-winning Australian writer Michele Lee and directed by Actors Touring Company’s Artistic Director Matthew Xia. 

Michele Lee Videos

Exclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New T VideoExclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New Trailer For ESTELLA SCROOGE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2020

The new musical, Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist, is now available to stream at EstellaScrooge.com.

VIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Ticke VideoVIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Tickets Available Tomorrow!
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2020

Producers Michael Jackowitz of Witzend Productions, David Bryant and Michael Alden, in partnership with Streaming Musicals, herald the arrival of a new holiday musical tradition with the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist.

VIDEO: See Highlights From FOOTLOOSE at The Kennedy Center VideoVIDEO: See Highlights From FOOTLOOSE at The Kennedy Center
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2020

This fall, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage presented its production of Footloose, the explosive Broadway musical based on the film of the same name. Check out highlights from the production.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Charles Busch, Linda Lavin & More in TALE OF THE ALLERGIS VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Charles Busch, Linda Lavin & More in TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE Benefit reading
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2019

Just last month, The Actors Fund presented the critically acclaimed, Tony Award¬ģ-nominated play The Tale of the Allergist's Wife by Charles Busch, for a one-night only benefit reading. The evening¬†starred Busch in the title role, originally played by Linda Lavin, and assembled¬†the entire original all-star Broadway cast including Linda Lavin, Michele Lee, Tony Roberts and Anil Kumar as well as original director Lynne Meadow. All proceeds¬†benefit The Actors Fund.

BWW TV: Charles Busch Gets Ready to Return to THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE VideoBWW TV: Charles Busch Gets Ready to Return to THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST'S WIFE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 10, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the Actors Fund will bring back the critically acclaimed, Tony Award-nominated play The Tale of the Allergist's Wife by Charles Busch, for a one-night only benefit reading on Monday, November 18, 2019, at 7:30 pm at The Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th St.). The evening will star Charles Busch in the title role, originally played by Linda Lavin, and assembles the entire original all-star Broadway cast including Linda Lavin, Michele Lee, Tony Roberts and Anil Kumar as well as original director Lynne Meadow. All proceeds will benefit The Actors Fund.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of FOOTLOOSE at the Kennedy Center Perform 'Holding Out For a H VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of FOOTLOOSE at the Kennedy Center Perform 'Holding Out For a Hero'
by Stage Tube - Oct 14, 2019

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage presents Footloose, the explosive Broadway musical set to the rockin' rhythm of the film's Oscar¬ģ and Grammy¬ģ-nominated Top 40 score and augmented with dynamic new Tony¬ģ-nominated songs for the stage musical. Get a first look at the cast performing 'Holding Out For a Hero'

BWW TV: J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker & More Get Rea VideoBWW TV: J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker & More Get Ready to Cut Loose for Kennedy Center's FOOTLOOSE!
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 27, 2019

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon presents the Broadway Center Stage production of Footloose. The cast is led by J. Quinton Johnson (Choir Boy, Hamilton, Broadway Center Stage: In the Heights) as Ren McCormack, Judy Kuhn (Fun Home, Les Misérables) as Ethel McCormack, Isabelle McCalla (The Prom, Aladdin) as Ariel Moore, Michael Park (Dear Evan Hansen) as Reverend Shaw Moore, and three-time Tony Award nominee Rebecca Luker as Vi Moore (Mary Poppins, the Kennedy Center's Little Dancer). They are joined by Joshua Logan Alexander as Chuck, Peter McPoland as Willard Hewitt, Tony Award nominee Michael Mulheren (Kiss Me, Kate; Bright Star) as Coach Dunbar, Lena Owens as Wendy Jo, Nicole Vanessa Ortiz (Spamilton) as Rusty, and Rema Webb (The Color Purple, Violet) as Lulu Warnicker/Eleanor Dunbar/Betty Blast, Grace Slear and Urleen, with Brandon Burks, Claire Crause, Michele Lee, Jess LeProtto, Gregory Liles, Nick Martinez, Maximilian Sangerman, Jonathan Savage, Bethany Tesarck, Tiernan Tunnicliffe, and Jamar Williams.

VIDEO: On This Day, June 24- Happy Birthday, Michele Lee! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, June 24- Happy Birthday, Michele Lee!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 24, 2018

On this day, we celebrate the birthday of legendary actor and entertainer, Michele Lee!

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Channels Glinda for Newest Installment of WICKED's #OutofOz Series!
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is here at last and Aaron Tveit is taking on Glinda's iconic 'Popular.' Check it out below! Be sure to also check out 'Defying Gravity' and 'I'm Not That Girl'.

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Teases WICKED's Next Out Of Oz Video!
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is on its way, according to a recent tease from Aaron Tveit, and by the sounds of the first notes, we have an idea of what it might be!


Michele Lee Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Michele Lee been in?
Michele Lee has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Michele Lee been in?
Michele Lee has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Michele Lee been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Tale of the Allergist's Wife Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Seesaw and Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Seesaw .

What awards has Michele Lee won?
Outstanding Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Seesaw.