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Patty Baker is an American actress who has made a name for herself on Broadway. She was born in New York City and grew up in a family that was passionate about the arts. Her parents were both musicians, and they encouraged her to pursue her own artistic interests from a young age.
Baker attended the High School of Performing Arts in New York City, where she studied drama and dance. After graduating, she went on to study at the Juilliard School, where she honed her skills as an actress. Her talent was quickly recognized, and she was soon cast in her first Broadway production.
Baker made her Broadway debut in the 1980 production of "A Chorus Line." She played the role of Kristine, a character who struggles with singing. Her performance was well-received, and she quickly became a sought-after actress in the theater world.
Over the years, Baker has appeared in a number of other Broadway productions. She starred in the 1983 revival of "On Your Toes" and the 1985 production of "Grind." She also appeared in the 1991 production of "The Will Rogers Follies" and the 1993 production of "Passion."
In addition to her work on Broadway, Baker has also appeared in a number of television shows and films. She had a recurring role on the hit television show "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" and has also appeared in films such as "The Devil Wears Prada" and "The Nanny Diaries."
Baker is also an accomplished singer, and has released several albums over the years. Her music has been praised for its emotional depth and powerful vocals.
Despite her success in the entertainment industry, Baker has remained grounded and committed to her craft. She is known for her professionalism and dedication to her work, and is highly respected by her peers.
Most recently, Baker appeared in the 2019 Broadway production of "Tootsie." She played the role of Mrs. Mallory, a wealthy socialite who becomes involved in the life of the main character. Her performance was once again praised by critics, who noted her impeccable timing and comedic skills.


Patty Baker Productions

[Broadway, 2021]
[Broadway, 2018]
[Broadway, 2018]
[Broadway, 2018]
[Broadway, 2018]
[Broadway, 2017] [Replacement]
[Broadway, 2017]
[Broadway, 2016]
[Broadway, 2015]
[Broadway, 2015]
[Broadway, 2015]
[Broadway, 2012]
[Broadway, 2012]
[Broadway, 2012]
[Broadway, 2011]
[US Tour, 2011]
[Broadway, 2009]

Patty Baker Awards and Nominations

Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Revival of a Musical

Parry BakerFiddler on the Roof

Tony Awards - 2014 - Best Musical

Patty Baker, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Revival of a Play

Patty Baker, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Patty Baker Videos

Patty Baker News

A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL to Host First Ever 'Good Times Button Day' This Thursday

'A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL' is hosting the first-ever 'Good Times Button Day' this Thursday matinee, September 26. Find out more about this event here!

THE WIZ Gets Broadway Dates, Plus First Look at Cast!

The all-new production of the Tony Award-winning hit musical The Wiz will open on Broadway on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, in a limited engagement at the Marquis Theatre.  Preview performances will begin on March 29. Check out an all new first look photo, as well as a video of the cast performing with the orchestra for the first time!

Deborah Cox and Lascelles Stephens of Deco Entertainment Join THE WIZ Producing Team

Entertainment company DECO Entertainment, founded by Lascelles Stephens and Deborah Cox, will join the co-producing team of the all-new production of The Wiz. Learn more about the musical here!

Emmy and Grammy-Winning Adam Blackstone Joins THE WIZ Creative Team

Emmy Award®-winning music director and Grammy Award®-winning writer, Adam Blackstone, has joined the creative team as Dance Music Arranger for the revival of The Wiz.

A BEAUTIFUL NOISE Associate Director Austin Regan Steps Into the Show Amid Cast Absences

With 13 cast members out of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond musical, the show's associate director, Austin Regan, stepped in!

Shirine Babb Joins A BEAUTIFUL NOISE as the 'Doctor' Next Week

Shirine Babb will begin performances in the role of the ‘Doctor’ in A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical starting on Friday, September 22. Learn more about Babb and get tickets to the musical here!

Common and MC Lyte Join the Producing Team For THE WIZ

Academy Award®, Grammy Award® and Emmy Award®-winning artist, actor, author and activist Common and hip-hop pioneer, actor, philanthropist, and business mogul MC Lyte will join the co-producing team of the all-new production of The Wiz. Learn more about The Wiz and how to get tickets here!

Julie Reiber, Benjamin Eakeley & Teralin Jones Join JAGGED LITTLE PILL North American Tour

Exciting news for fans of JAGGED LITTLE PILL! The North American tour of the Broadway musical has added three talented performers to its cast. Julie Reiber, Benjamin Eakeley, and Teralin Jones will be joining the production. Learn where the show is playing and how to purchase tickets!

Video: Go Inside the First Day of Rehearsals for HARMONY on Broadway

Get a first look at video of the first rehearsal for Harmony on Broadway! See who is starring and learn how to purchase tickets!

Julie Reiber, Benjamin Eakeley, and Teralin Jones Join the Tour of JAGGED LITTLE PILL

Julie Reiber (she/her), Benjamin Eakeley (he/him) and Teralin Jones (all pronouns) will join the North American Tour of Jagged Little Pill. Learn more about the musical and find out where to see it in a city near you!

Listen: HARMONY Cast Recording Out Now Featuring Sierra Boggess, Julie Benko & More

Discover the captivating melodies of the HARMONY cast recording. Stream or download the soundtrack today and experience the magic of this extraordinary musical. Don't miss out on this incredible musical experience!

Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman to Open HARMONY Box Office at the Barrymore Theatre This Thursday

The box office at Broadway's Barrymore Theatre will officially open Thursday, September 7 at 10:00 a.m. ET, and the first 100 people in line will have an opportunity to meet Barry and Bruce until 11:00 a.m. ET, and receive a personal autograph on their ticket.

Video: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Cast Celebrates 300 Performances on Broadway

Watch as the cast of A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL celebrates 300 performances on Broadway. Experience the magic of this musical sensation that has captivated audiences for 300 shows.

Listen: HARMONY Releases Second Single 'Every Single Day'; Full Digital Album Drops This Month

Ghostlight Records and producers Ken Davenport, Sandi Moran and Garry Kief have released “Every Single Day,” the second single from the upcoming Broadway production of Harmony – the new musical by Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman with direction and choreography by Warren Carlyle. “Every Single Day” is sung by Danny Kornfeld who plays 'Young Rabbi' in the musical.

A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Expands Partnership With The Parkinson's Foundation

Join us for the captivating A Beautiful Noise: The Neil Diamond Musical, as it not only celebrates the iconic musician but also supports the Parkinson's Foundation. Be part of this unforgettable performance.

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts Summer Gala 2023

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts held its Summer Gala on Saturday, July 8, at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor with Lifetime Achievement Awards honoring Julie Andrews, Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick.

Video: Watch the Cast of HARMONY Wish Barry Manilow a Happy Birthday

Watch Sierra Boggess, Julie Benko, Chip Zien, and the cast of Harmony wish Barry Manilow a happy birthday!

Sierra Boggess Joins the Broadway Cast of HARMONY

Sierra Boggess will reprise her role as ‘Mary’ in the Broadway production of Harmony, the new musical by Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman. The production is set to play the Barrymore Theatre this October. Learn more about how to purchase tickets to Harmony here!

A BEAUTIFUL NOISE, THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL Releases New Block of Tickets Through Early June 2024

A new block of tickets are on sale now for A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical. Learn how to purchase tickets!

Julie Benko Joins the Cast of Barry Manilow & Bruce Sussman's HARMONY on Broadway

Julie Benko is set to join the company of Harmony, the new musical by Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman, playing the role of “Ruth”. 


Patty Baker has been nominated for several prestigious awards. Some of her nominations include Best Revival of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Fiddler on the Roof, Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Best Revival of a Play (Tony Awards) for Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, and Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Memphis.

Patty Baker has won several awards throughout her career. She won the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play for her work on "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Additionally, she received the Tony Award for Best Musical for her involvement in "Memphis." These accolades highlight her talent and success in the Broadway industry.

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