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Montego Glover

 
Bio:
Award-winning actress Montego Glover originated the starring role of Felicia Farrell on Broadway in Memphis (Tony Award, Best Musical 2010) for which she received a Tony Award Nomination for Lead Actress in a Musical, a Drama League Nomination and won both the Outer Critics Circle Award and Drama ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Award-winning actress Montego Glover originated the starring role of Felicia Farrell on Broadway in Memphis (Tony Award, Best Musical 2010) for which she received a Tony Award Nomination for Lead Actress in a Musical, a Drama League Nomination and won both the Outer Critics Circle Award and Drama ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2022
The Witch (Alternate) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater's Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2020
Cast
  [Toronto]
World Premiere Production, 2017
Xholiswa
  [US Tour]
Chicago, Los Angeles, National Tour Production, 2016
Angelica Schuyler [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Nina
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Annie Shepard
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Fantine
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Felicia
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Celie (Understudy) [Replacement]
Nettie (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Production, 2004
Performer
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2002
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
One of "Les Style"
  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Mabel

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2022
The Witch (Alternate) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater's Off-Broadway World Premiere, 2020
Cast

  [Toronto]
World Premiere Production, 2017
Xholiswa

  [US Tour]
Chicago, Los Angeles, National Tour Production, 2016
Angelica Schuyler [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Nina

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Annie Shepard

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2014
Fantine

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Felicia

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Celie (Understudy) [Replacement]

Nettie (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Production, 2004
Performer

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2002
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
One of "Les Style"

  [Off-Broadway]
2001
Mabel

Montego Glover Biography

Award-winning actress Montego Glover originated the starring role of Felicia Farrell on Broadway in Memphis (Tony Award, Best Musical 2010) for which she received a Tony Award Nomination for Lead Actress in a Musical, a Drama League Nomination and won both the Outer Critics Circle Award and Drama Desk Award for her performance. Ms. Glover made her Broadway debut in The Color Purple and has performed at the Old Globe Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, Seattle√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs 5th Ave Theatre, Huntington Theater and the Geffen Playhouse among others. Concert work includes the New York Pops, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Lincoln Center Theater, Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Caramoor Music Festival, the Delacorte Theatre and the Smith Center (PBS Special). Television and film roles include FBI Agent Lawrence on FOX√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs The Following; ABC√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Black Box, Hostages, Smash, Golden Boy, The Good Wife, White Collar, NYC 22, Law & Order, Made In Jersey and the upcoming feature Alone. Numerous commercials, voiceovers and animated characters. Montego has served as a member of the Artists√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘ Committee for the Kennedy Center Honors and is a New York PopsEd Ambassador. www.MontegoGlover.com.

Montego Glover Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Montego Glover, All the Natalie Portmans
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Montego Glover, Memphis
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Montego Glover, Memphis
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical (tie) Gold Star
Montego Glover, Memphis
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical
Montego GloverOnce on This Island

Montego Glover News

Photos: First Look at Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Montego Glover & More in Photo Photos: First Look at Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Montego Glover & More in INTO THE WOODS
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 4, 2022

New cast members are heading into (and out of) the woods! Earlier this month, the company of Into the Woods on Broadway welcomed Montego Glover, Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Krysta Rodriguez, Katy Geraghty, Jim Stanek, and Andy Karl, with more casting changes in store for the coming months. Check out photos of the new cast in action!

INTO THE WOODS to Perform on THE TODAY SHOW This Week Photo INTO THE WOODS to Perform on THE TODAY SHOW This Week
by Michael Major - Oct 3, 2022

The Broadway cast of Into the Woods will perform on The TODAY Show this week. The broadcast will feature two performances, one during the show's 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. hours and the second during its 10:00 a.m. hours. The performances will mark the production's first televised performances.

Video: Go Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of INTO THE WOODS Photo Video: Go Inside the Recording Studio with the Cast of INTO THE WOODS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2022

The cast recording has been released for the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of the New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's Into The Woods on streaming and digital platforms worldwide.

Wake Up With BWW 9/29: Read the Reviews For Lea Michele in FUNNY GIRL, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/29: Read the Reviews For Lea Michele in FUNNY GIRL, and More!
by - Sep 29, 2022

Top stories include reviews for Lea Michele in Funny Girl! See what the critics had to say about her performance! Plus, watch highlights of the new cast of Into The Woods, check out photos from Leopoldstadt, and more!

Video: Meet the New Cast of INTO THE WOODS on Broadway! Photo Video: Meet the New Cast of INTO THE WOODS on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 28, 2022

A new cast of characters has taken over at the St. James Theatre! Watch as Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Andy Karl, Montego Glover and more meet the press!

Video: Watch New Highlights of Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus & More in INTO T Photo Video: Watch New Highlights of Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus & More in INTO THE WOODS on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 28, 2022

A new cast of characters has taken over at the St. James Theatre! Watch Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Montego Glover and more in new video footage from the show!

Video: Watch Gavin Creel & Joshua Henry Sing 'Agony' from INTO THE WOODS Photo Video: Watch Gavin Creel & Joshua Henry Sing 'Agony' from INTO THE WOODS
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 26, 2022

Concord Theatricals / Craft Recordings will soon release the cast recording of the critically acclaimed Broadway revival of the New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods on September 30 on streaming and digital platforms worldwide. The CD will be released on December 2, followed by vinyl on March 17, 2023. Check out a video of Gavin Creel and Joshua Henry recording 'Agony' in the studio!

VLOG: Go Backstage At INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kennedy Kanagawa - Episode 2 Photo VLOG: Go Backstage At INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kennedy Kanagawa - Episode 2
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 24, 2022

It's week 2 and BroadwayWorld is taking you behind the scenes of Into the Woods on Broadway with our new vlog series by Kennedy Kanagawa, who puppeteers breakout star Milky White on Broadway.

Brian d'Arcy James Will Return to INTO THE WOODS; Andy Karl Joins Cast as Rapunzel's  Photo Brian d'Arcy James Will Return to INTO THE WOODS; Andy Karl Joins Cast as Rapunzel's Prince
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

The cast of New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s revival of Into the Woods at the St. James Theatre has been announced through November 20. Into the Woods has now extended for the final time, by popular demand, through January 8, 2023. 

VLOG: Go INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kanagawa & Miky White in Episode 1 Of New Series Photo VLOG: Go INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kanagawa & Miky White in Episode 1 Of New Series
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 17, 2022

This week on the first of three episodes (one for each midnight), Kanagawa takes us behind the scenes, asks his cast members for some character insights, shows us some pranks, and gives us the inside scoop on dollar Friday. 

Montego Glover Videos

Video: Watch New Highlights of Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus & More in INTO T VideoVideo: Watch New Highlights of Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus & More in INTO THE WOODS on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 28, 2022

A new cast of characters has taken over at the St. James Theatre! Watch Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Montego Glover and more in new video footage from the show!

Video: Meet the New Cast of INTO THE WOODS on Broadway! VideoVideo: Meet the New Cast of INTO THE WOODS on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 28, 2022

A new cast of characters has taken over at the St. James Theatre! Watch as Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Andy Karl, Montego Glover and more meet the press!

VLOG: Go Backstage At INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kennedy Kanagawa - Episode 2 VideoVLOG: Go Backstage At INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kennedy Kanagawa - Episode 2
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 24, 2022

It's week 2 and BroadwayWorld is taking you behind the scenes of Into the Woods on Broadway with our new vlog series by Kennedy Kanagawa, who puppeteers breakout star Milky White on Broadway.

VIDEO: Montego Glover Talks Stepping Into the Witch's Shoes in INTO THE WOODS VideoVIDEO: Montego Glover Talks Stepping Into the Witch's Shoes in INTO THE WOODS
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Sep 16, 2022

On September 6, Montego Glover was one of seven stars who joined the Broadway cast of Into the Woods. Now she's telling us all about her first performances in this video interview!

VLOG: Go INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kanagawa & Miky White in Episode 1 Of New Series VideoVLOG: Go INTO THE WOODS With Kennedy Kanagawa & Miky White in Episode 1 Of New Series
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 17, 2022

This week on the first of three episodes (one for each midnight), Kanagawa takes us behind the scenes, asks his cast members for some character insights, shows us some pranks, and gives us the inside scoop on dollar Friday. 

VIDEO: Talented Teens From Across the U.S. Prepare for The Jimmy Awards! VideoVIDEO: Talented Teens From Across the U.S. Prepare for The Jimmy Awards!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2022

Go inside rehearsal for the 2022 Jimmy Awards! Student performers have been chosen for the national program from 46 regional high school musical theatre awards ceremonies presented by Broadway League-member performance arts centers. Watch a video from inside rehearsals!

VIDEO: Watch Liz Callaway, Norm Lewis & More Tribute Maltby & Shire at Oscar Hammerst VideoVIDEO: Watch Liz Callaway, Norm Lewis & More Tribute Maltby & Shire at Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 5, 2021

Earlier this week, the York Theatre Company honored musical theater legends Richard Maltby, Jr. & David Shire with the 2021 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement in Musical Theater and Elisa Loti Stein with The York Theatre Company Founders' Award at the 29th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala.

Celebrating Black History Month: MEMPHIS Turns Up the Dial on Broadway VideoCelebrating Black History Month: MEMPHIS Turns Up the Dial on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 21, 2021

With music by David Bryan, lyrics by Bryan and Joe DiPietro, and a book by DiPietro, Memphis was directed by Christopher Ashley, choreographed by Sergio Trujillo, and starred Montego Glover, Chad Kimball, Derrick Baskin, and James Monroe Iglehart. It was nominated for eight Tony Awards and won four.

BWW TV: What Is ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS All About? The Company Explains! VideoBWW TV: What Is ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS All About? The Company Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 18, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans- a fantastical new coming-of-age comedy written by C.A. Johnson (MCC debut) and directed by Kate Whoriskey (Sweat, Ruined)- is now in rehearsals. The cast features Joshua Boone, Montego Glover, Elise Kibler, Renika Williams and Kara Young. All The Natalie Portmans begins performances on Thursday, February 6th, 2020 in the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space ,511 West 52nd Street with official opening night set for Monday, February 24th. What's the show all about?

VIDEO: Watch Laura Benanti Host Broadway Stands Up For Freedom Gala VideoVIDEO: Watch Laura Benanti Host Broadway Stands Up For Freedom Gala
by Stage Tube - Oct 29, 2019

Last night, Tony Award-winning actress Laura Benanti hosted and performed at the 17th annual BROADWAY STANDS UP FOR FREEDOM concert. She was joined by Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara (Kiss Me Kate), Tony Award nominees Montego Glover (Memphis), Judy Kuhn (Fun Home), Phillipa Soo (Hamilton), and Eva Noblezada (Hadestown) as well as Broadway performers Krystina Alabado (Mean Girls), Julia Murney (Wicked), Jeannette Bayardelle (Hair), Shoba Narayan (The Great Comet), and Emmy nominee Shaina Taub (Public Works' Twelfth Night), along with Starr Busby (Octet), L Morgan Lee (A Strange Loop), We McDonald (NBC's The Voice), Liana Stampur, and the BROOKLYN YOUTH CHORUS.


Montego Glover Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Montego Glover been in?
Montego Glover has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Montego Glover been in?
Montego Glover has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Montego Glover been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for All the Natalie Portmans , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Memphis , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Memphis Outstanding Actress in a Musical (tie) (Drama Desk Awards) for Memphis and Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Once on This Island .

What awards has Montego Glover won?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for All the Natalie Portmans Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Memphisand Outstanding Actress in a Musical (tie) (Drama Desk Awards) for Memphis.