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Nancy Anderson

Also Credited As: Nancy Kathryn Anderson
 
Bio:
Broadway: Wonderful Town, A Class Act. West End & Tours: Kiss Me Kate (Olivier Nomination, Hayes Nomination), Doctor Dolittle. Off-Broadway: The Pen, Far From Heaven, Yank!, Fanny Hill, Jolson & Co. (Drama Desk Noms). Television: Madam Secretary, Kiss Me Kate, South Pacific. CD: Ten Cents a Dance. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Wonderful Town, A Class Act. West End & Tours: Kiss Me Kate (Olivier Nomination, Hayes Nomination), Doctor Dolittle. Off-Broadway: The Pen, Far From Heaven, Yank!, Fanny Hill, Jolson & Co. (Drama Desk Noms). Television: Madam Secretary, Kiss Me Kate, South Pacific. CD: Ten Cents a Dance. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Revival, 2022
George Read
  [Off-Broadway]
Theater for the New City World Premiere, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Gingold Theatrical Group Revival, 2017
Clara Oakes
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble
Norma Desmond (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2013
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 2012
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 2010
Women
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Little Dorritt
  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2006
Hilda Miller
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
The Wife
Elizabeth Bigley (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Performer
Fanny Hill
  [Broadway]
Benefit Concert, 2005
Violet
Performer
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2005
Emma Fairfax/Fox
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2005
Hildy
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2004
Ilona Ritter
  [New York]
Reading, 2004
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Helen
Eileen Sherwood (Understudy)
  [West End]
London Production, 2001
Lois Lane/Bianca
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2001
Mona
  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2000
Sybil Vane
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1999
Fanny
  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Production, 1996
Johanna

Photos

Becca Ayers, Grace Stockdale, and Nancy Anderson Photo

Becca Ayers, Grace Stockdale, and Nancy Anderson

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Date:
05/27/2022
Sara Porkalob, Oneika Phillips, Sushma Saha, Joanna Glushak, Nancy Anderson, and Eryn Photo

Sara Porkalob, Oneika Phillips, Sushma Saha, Joanna Glushak, Nancy Anderson, and Eryn LeCroy

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Date:
05/26/2022
Nancy Anderson and Eryn LeCroy Photo

Nancy Anderson and Eryn LeCroy

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05/16/2022
Nancy Anderson, Liz Mikel, and Mehry Eslaminia Photo

Nancy Anderson, Liz Mikel, and Mehry Eslaminia

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05/16/2022
Nancy Anderson, Eryn LeCroy, and Sara Porkalob Photo

Nancy Anderson, Eryn LeCroy, and Sara Porkalob

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05/16/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Revival, 2022
George Read

  [Off-Broadway]
Theater for the New City World Premiere, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Gingold Theatrical Group Revival, 2017
Clara Oakes

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Ensemble

Norma Desmond (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2013
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 2012
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 2010
Women

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Little Dorritt

  [Off-Broadway]
Musicals in Mufti Concert, 2006
Hilda Miller

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
The Wife

Elizabeth Bigley (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Performer

Fanny Hill

  [Broadway]
Benefit Concert, 2005
Violet

Performer

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2005
Emma Fairfax/Fox

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2005
Hildy

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 2004
Ilona Ritter

  [New York]
Reading, 2004
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2003
Helen

Eileen Sherwood (Understudy)

  [West End]
London Production, 2001
Lois Lane/Bianca

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2001
Mona

  [Chester, CT (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2000
Sybil Vane

  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1999
Fanny

  [Regional (US)]
Goodspeed Production, 1996
Johanna

Nancy Anderson Biography

Broadway: Wonderful Town, A Class Act. West End & Tours: Kiss Me Kate (Olivier Nomination, Hayes Nomination), Doctor Dolittle. Off-Broadway: The Pen, Far From Heaven, Yank!, Fanny Hill, Jolson & Co. (Drama Desk Noms). Television: Madam Secretary, Kiss Me Kate, South Pacific. CD: Ten Cents a Dance.

Nancy Anderson Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Solo Performance
Nancy AndersonThe Pen (Inner Voices)
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2002 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production
Nancy AndersonKiss Me, Kate
 
Olivier Awards - 2002 - Best Supporting Performance in a Musical or Entertainment
Nancy Anderson, Kiss Me, Kate
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical Gold Star
Nancy AndersonJolson and Co.

Nancy Anderson News

Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael Photo Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa to Lead New York Premiere of Ellen Fitzhugh and Michael John LaChiusa's LOS OTROS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

The New York premiere production of Los Otros, a musical in one act with book & lyrics by Tony Award nominee Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind, Paradise Found) and music by five-time Tony Award nominee Michael John LaChiusa (The Wild Party, Giant), will star Luba Mason and Caesar Samayoa.

VIDEO: Diane Paulus and Jeffrey L. Page Discuss Reckoning With American History in Br Photo VIDEO: Diane Paulus and Jeffrey L. Page Discuss Reckoning With American History in Broadway-Bound 1776
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

Co-director and A.R.T. Artistic Director Diane Paulus discusses reckoning with American history in 1776. Watch here!

VIDEO: First Look at the Trailer for Broadway-Bound 1776 at A.R.T. Photo VIDEO: First Look at the Trailer for Broadway-Bound 1776 at A.R.T.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2022

Get a first look at the trailer here for the new Diane Paulus directed production of 1776!

Photo: Senator Elizabeth Warren Attends 1776 At American Repertory Theater Photo Photo: Senator Elizabeth Warren Attends 1776 At American Repertory Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2022

Massachusetts Senator and American Repertory Theater fan Elizabeth Warren attended 1776 on Thursday, June 16.

Photos: Broadway-Bound 1776 Celebrates Opening Night at American Repertory Theatre Photo Photos: Broadway-Bound 1776 Celebrates Opening Night at American Repertory Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2022

On May 26 following the Harvard University Commencement, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson attended the Opening performance of American Repertory Theater’s revival of 1776.

Photos: First Look at All New Photos of Broadway-Bound 1776 Photo Photos: First Look at All New Photos of Broadway-Bound 1776
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2022

All new photos have been released for the pre-Broadway engagement of 1776, opening tonight at the American Repertory Theatre!

Photo: First Look at Broadway-Bound 1776 at A.R.T. Photo Photo: First Look at Broadway-Bound 1776 at A.R.T.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

The Broadway-bound production of 1776 began performances last week at American Repertory Theater at Harvard University and we've got the first photos of the cast and the new production.

Photos: First Look Inside Rehearsal For Broadway-Bound 1776 at A.R.T. Photo Photos: First Look Inside Rehearsal For Broadway-Bound 1776 at A.R.T.
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2022

The A.R.T./Roundabout Theatre Company revival of 1776 begins at A.R.T. on Tuesday, May 17 and plays through Sunday, July 24. Following its premiere at A.R.T., 1776 will begin performances in September 2022 at Roundabout’s American Airlines Theatre in New York City before embarking on a 16-city national tour in February 2023.

Cast Announced for Broadway-Bound 1776 at American Repertory Theater Photo Cast Announced for Broadway-Bound 1776 at American Repertory Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced the full cast and creative team of its upcoming revival of 1776 directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus. 

Photos: Broadway-Bound 1776 Kicks Off Rehearsals! Photo Photos: Broadway-Bound 1776 Kicks Off Rehearsals!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced today the full cast and creative team of its upcoming revival of 1776 directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus. Go inside the first day of rehearsals!

Nancy Anderson Videos

VIDEO: Watch the YANK! Reunion Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below Starring Nancy Anderso VideoVIDEO: Watch the YANK! Reunion Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below Starring Nancy Anderson, Ivan Hernandez & More
by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2020

Feinstein's/54 Below has released the full footage from the 10th anniversary celebration of the musical Yank!

VIDEO: BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL At Signature Theatre VideoVIDEO: BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL At Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - Nov 7, 2018

Signature Theatre¬†is proud to present¬†Billy Elliot the Musical¬†directed and choreographed by¬†Signature Theatre Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner¬†(Signature's¬†Passion, West Side Story). Based on the powerful and acclaimed film, all 11-year-old Billy wants to do is dance. Initially facing opposition from society and his father, Billy's passion instead unites the community and changes his life in extraordinary ways. The original production with book and lyrics by¬†Lee Hall¬†and music by Tony, Grammy and Academy Award¬ģ winner¬†Elton John¬†was universally lauded, sweeping the Tony, Drama Desk and Olivier Awards for Best Musical.¬†Billy Elliot¬†the Musical¬†runs now thru¬†January 6, 2019¬†in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Trailer For Signature Theater's BILLY ELLIOT in DC VideoVIDEO: Trailer For Signature Theater's BILLY ELLIOT in DC
by Alan Henry - Oct 19, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the trailer for Signature Theater's Billy Elliot the Musical directed and choreographed by Signature Theatre Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Passion, West Side Story). Based on the powerful and acclaimed film, all 11-year-old Billy wants to do is dance. Initially facing opposition from society and his father, Billy's passion instead unites the community and changes his life in extraordinary ways. The original production with book and lyrics by Lee Hall and music by Tony, Grammy and Academy Award¬ģ winner Elton John was universally lauded, sweeping the Tony, Drama Desk and Olivier Awards for Best Musical. Billy Elliot the Musical will run from October 30, 2018 - January 6, 2019 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre.

VIDEO: Tim Rogan, Britney Coleman, Donna McKechnie and More in New Trailer for THE PA VideoVIDEO: Tim Rogan, Britney Coleman, Donna McKechnie and More in New Trailer for THE PAJAMA GAME at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2017

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents The Pajama Game, directed by Alan Paul in his Arena Stage debut, with music and lyrics by Richard Adlerand Jerry Ross, and book by George Abbott and Richard Bissell. Featuring Musical Direction by James Cunningham and Choreography by Parker Esse, The Pajama Game runs now through December 24 in the iconic in-the-round Fichandler Stage. Check out a brand-new trailer for the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from O'Brien & Vinson's 'THERE'S SOMETHING THERE' at 54 Below, Featuring Emily Padgett and More
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2015

Songwriting team Matte O'Brien and Matt Vinson made their 54 Below debut on September 27th with 'There's Something There: The Music of Matt and Matte'. Top Broadway vocalists accompanied by a power ensemble and live folk-rock band made this a sonic experience not to be missed. Click below to watch several performances from the show, featuring songs from CAKE, ANNE OF GREEN GABLES and PETER & I!

STAGE TUBE Exclusive: Whitney Bashor, Chris Dwan & More in Rehearsal for 'THERE'S SOMETHING THERE' at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stage Tube - Sep 22, 2015

BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the crew in rehearsal below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Nancy Anderson, Anthony Roach and More in Highlights of Goodspeed's GUYS & DOLLS
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2015

Goodspeed Musicals kicks off its 2015 season at theGoodspeed Opera House with the Broadway classic Guys and Dolls. Roll the dice on this winning musical comedy running April 10 - June 20 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn.  Check out a first look at highlights below!

BWW TV: Josh Young, Stephanie J. Block & More in Transport Group's BABY Concert - Show Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2012

Transport Group, the Drama Desk and OBIE award-winning theatre company, presented its one-night-only, all-star concert of the acclaimed 1983 Broadway musical Baby at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, on Monday, June 18. BroadwayWorld has just received video highlights from the concert and brings you a look below!

STAGE TUBE: 'Six Months Out of Every Year' From 5th Avenue's DAMN YANKEES!
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2012

Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre presents Paper Mill Playhouse's production of Damn Yankees- the story of an aging baseball fan who makes a deal with the Devil so his beloved hometown team can beat the Yankees in the race for the pennant. From the songwriting team of The Pajama Game, Damn Yankees is filled with hit songs including 'Two Lost Souls' and the sultry favorite, 'Whatever Lola Wants, Lola Gets.' The creative team includes direction by Mark S. Hoebee (Paper Mill's Producing Artistic Director), music direction by Ben Whiteley, and choreography by Denis Michael Jones. Check out 'Six Months Out of Every Year' below!

STAGE TUBE: 5th Avenue Theatre Hosts DAMN YANKEES Spotlight Night
by Stage Tube - Mar 28, 2012

5th Avenue held its Spotlight Night for Damn Yankees on March 20. The evening took audiences behind the scenes of the new production of the musical comedy classic Damn Yankees. Featuring musical performances by some of Seattle's best singers and the cast of Damn Yankees, the event explored the stories that inspired the hit musical, including the legend of Faust. The night also took audiences through the careers of Damn Yankees book writer George Abbott and songwriters Richard Adler and Jerry Ross. Watch Allen Fitzpatrick and the cast of Damn Yankees sing 'Heart' at Spotlight Night in the video below!


Nancy Anderson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Nancy Anderson been in?
Nancy Anderson has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Nancy Anderson been in?
Nancy Anderson has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Nancy Anderson's first West End show?
Nancy Anderson's first West End show was Kiss Me, Kate which opened in 2001

What awards has Nancy Anderson been nominated for?
Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for The Pen (Inner Voices) , Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate Best Supporting Performance in a Musical or Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for Kiss Me, Kate and Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Jolson and Co. .

What awards has Nancy Anderson won?
Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Jolson and Co..

What is Nancy Anderson next theatre project?
Nancy Anderson's next show will be 1776 which opens on 10/6/2022 on Broadway.