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Rachel Dratch

 
Date Of Birth:
February 22, 1966 (56)
Birth Place:
Lexington, MA, USA
Bio:
Rachel Dratch is perhaps best known for her seven seasons as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live”. She got her start at the Second City theater in Chicago where she was on the main stage for four years. Other tv credits: “King of Queens”, “30 Rock”, and “Shameless”. She has lent ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: February 22, 1966 (56)

Birth Place: Lexington, MA, USA

Bio:
Rachel Dratch is perhaps best known for her seven seasons as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live”. She got her start at the Second City theater in Chicago where she was on the main stage for four years. Other tv credits: “King of Queens”, “30 Rock”, and “Shameless”. She has lent ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Stephanie
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Production, 2017
Patricia Fodor
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater and Donmar Warehouse Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere Production, 2016
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Colleen
  [Off-Broadway]
Culture Project Production, 2014
Wives, Tails, Beards and Barbara Walters
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2006
Sylvie
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2005
Sissy
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2004
Joyce
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2003
Nancy

Photos

Rachel Dratch, Colin Mochrie Photo

Rachel Dratch, Colin Mochrie

From: 
Date:
08/24/2022
Rachel Dratch, Julie White, Lea DeLaria, Julianne Hough, Suzy Nakamura, Lilli Cooper  Photo

Rachel Dratch, Julie White, Lea DeLaria, Julianne Hough, Suzy Nakamura, Lilli Cooper and Vanessa Williams

From: 
Date:
07/10/2022
Lisa Helmi-Johanson, Maya Rudolph, Anita Abdinezhad, Lilli Cooper, Julianne Hough, Su Photo

Lisa Helmi-Johanson, Maya Rudolph, Anita Abdinezhad, Lilli Cooper, Julianne Hough, Suzy Nakamura, Gisela Chipe, Rachel Dratch, Julie White, Vanessa Williams and Jennifer Fouché

From: 
Date:
07/08/2022
Lisa Helmi-Johanson, Maya Rudolph, Anita Abdinezhad, Lilli Cooper, Julianne Hough, Su Photo

Lisa Helmi-Johanson, Maya Rudolph, Anita Abdinezhad, Lilli Cooper, Julianne Hough, Suzy Nakamura, Gisela Chipe, Rachel Dratch, Julie White, Vanessa Williams and Jennifer Fouché

From: 
Date:
07/08/2022
Maya Rudolph and Rachel Dratch Photo

Maya Rudolph and Rachel Dratch

From: 
Date:
07/08/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Stephanie

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Concert Production, 2017
Patricia Fodor

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater and Donmar Warehouse Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere Production, 2016
Performer [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Colleen

  [Off-Broadway]
Culture Project Production, 2014
Wives, Tails, Beards and Barbara Walters

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2006
Sylvie

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2005
Sissy

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2004
Joyce

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2003
Nancy

Rachel Dratch Biography

Rachel Dratch is perhaps best known for her seven seasons as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live”. She got her start at the Second City theater in Chicago where she was on the main stage for four years. Other tv credits: “King of Queens”, “30 Rock”, and “Shameless”. She has lent her voice to “Bob’s Burgers”, “Harley Quinn” and “Teen Titans Go!” Film: Down with Love, Click, Just Go with It, Sisters, Wine Country, the Hallmark movie parody A Clüsterfünke Christmas which she also co-wrote, and the upcoming I Love My Dad. Theater: Privacy (Public), Ripcord (MTC), Love’s Labour’s Lost (Delacorte), Minsky’s (Ahmanson) and the title role of Sylvia (George Street). Rachel is thrilled to be making her Broadway debut with this group of powerful ladies.

Rachel Dratch Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2022 - Distinguished Performance Awards
Rachel Dratch, POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass Are Seven Women Trying To Keep Him Alive
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Rachel Dratch, POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive

Rachel Dratch News

Photos: Inside the Return of CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at the Triad Photo Photos: Inside the Return of CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at the Triad
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022

Celebrity Autobiography, the international hit comedy Broadway sensation and winner of the Drama Desk Award returned NYC  Sunday,  September 18th at 7:30pm at the show’s original home, The Triad. Check out photos here!

Wake Up With BWW 9/21: BEETLEJUICE Sets Closing, GUYS & DOLLS Casting, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/21: BEETLEJUICE Sets Closing, GUYS & DOLLS Casting, and More!
by - Sep 21, 2022

Top stories include Beetlejuice setting its closing date for January 2023. Plus, additional casting has been announced for Guys and Dolls at the Kennedy Center, and more.

Kevin Chamberlin, Rachel Dratch, Fred Applegate, and More Join GUYS AND DOLLS at the  Photo Kevin Chamberlin, Rachel Dratch, Fred Applegate, and More Join GUYS AND DOLLS at the Kennedy Center
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2022

Complete casting has been announced for the Kennedy Center's Broadway Center Stage production of Guys and Dolls.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns Tonight! Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Returns Tonight!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays welcome new and returning artists alike for Season Three, Episode Five of The 24 Hour Plays: VIral Monologues tonight.

CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY Returns to NYC This Week With Rachel Dratch, Susan Lucci, Ral Photo CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY Returns to NYC This Week With Rachel Dratch, Susan Lucci, Ralph Macchio, and More
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022

Celebrity Autobiography, the international hit comedy Broadway sensation and winner of the Drama Desk Award will return to NYC  Sunday,  September 18th at 7:30pm at the show’s original home, The Triad.

Audible and Broadway Video to Present New Slate of Star-Studded Scripted Comedy Podca Photo Audible and Broadway Video to Present New Slate of Star-Studded Scripted Comedy Podcasts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Audible Inc. has announced a new slate of original comedy podcasts with longtime collaborators, Broadway Video Enterprises. In addition to new originals, Audible greenlit the second season of the hit Audible Original, Hot White Heist.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of HYPROV at the Daryl Roth Theater Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of HYPROV at the Daryl Roth Theater
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 25, 2022

HYPROV starring improv and comedy legend Colin Mochrie (“Whose Line Is It Anyway?”) and Hypnotist Extraordinaire Asad Mecci opened Monday, August 22nd.

Rachel Dratch to Join KEVIN CAN F**K HIMSELF Final Season Photo Rachel Dratch to Join KEVIN CAN F**K HIMSELF Final Season
by Michael Major - Aug 22, 2022

Starring Emmy® Award-winning actress Annie Murphy (Schitt’s Creek), this ambitious, genre-bending series alternates between traditional multi-camera sitcom and single-camera drama, as Allison McRoberts (Murphy) tries to escape her life with her boorish husband, Kevin (Eric Petersen, Kirstie).

Two Broadway Shows Take Final Bows Today Photo Two Broadway Shows Take Final Bows Today
by Team BWW - Aug 14, 2022

On August 14, 2022, Broadway says goodbye to two Tony-nominated productions. Tina- The Tina Turner Musical will conclude its run at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre following 27 preview performances and 482 regular performances, and POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass Are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive wraps up at the Shubert Theatre following 18 previews and 126 regular performances.

Gracie McGraw, Alexander Jon Flores, Itamar Moses & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: V Photo Gracie McGraw, Alexander Jon Flores, Itamar Moses & More to Join THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

The 24 Hour Plays welcome new and returning artists alike for Season Three, Episode Five of The 24 Hour Plays: VIral Monologues tonight. From 6PM ET, these monologues will be published on Instagram and Twitter @24hourplays every 15 minutes.

Rachel Dratch Videos

VIDEO: CBS Shares 75th Annual Tony Awards Teaser Trailer VideoVIDEO: CBS Shares 75th Annual Tony Awards Teaser Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

The teaser trailer features a star-studded lineup of Tony nominees, including Hugh Jackman, Rachel Dratch, Sutton Foster, Billy Crystal, Uzo Aduba, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, L Morgan Lee, Jesse Williams, Rob McClure, Myles Frost, and more.

VIDEO: Rachel Dratch Says Her Tony Nomination 'Wasn't Even on [Her] Dreamboard!' VideoVIDEO: Rachel Dratch Says Her Tony Nomination 'Wasn't Even on [Her] Dreamboard!'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2022

One of the seven reasons that audiences are on their feet every night at the Shubert Theatre is Rachel Dratch, who is up for her very first Tony Award for her hysterical performance in POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. 

VIDEO: Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, & Julianne Hough Talk POTUS on THE VIEW VideoVIDEO: Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, & Julianne Hough Talk POTUS on THE VIEW
by Michael Major - May 26, 2022

Vanessa Williams, Rachel Dratch, and Julianne Hough sat down with the women of The View to discuss POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. The stars discussed the inspiration behind the play, the timeless issues explored in the show, and more.

VIDEO: Lea DeLaria Discusses Celebrating Her Birthday With Her POTUS Co-Stars on WEND VideoVIDEO: Lea DeLaria Discusses Celebrating Her Birthday With Her POTUS Co-Stars on WENDY
by Michael Major - May 25, 2022

Lea DeLaria sat down on the Wendy Show with guest host Sherri Shepherd to discuss her current Broadway run in POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. DeLaria spoke on her character in the show and celebrating her 64th birthday with Vanessa Williams and Rachel Dratch.

VIDEO: Rachel Dratch Reveals How SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Prepared Her For Broadway on FAL VideoVIDEO: Rachel Dratch Reveals How SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Prepared Her For Broadway on FALLON
by Michael Major - May 24, 2022

Rachel Dratch sat down with Jimmy Fallon on the Tonight Show last night to discuss her current Broadway run in POTUS. During the interview, Dratch discussed her recent Tony nomination for the play, taking her son to her show, and how SNL prepared her for her Broadway debut.

VIDEO: Julianne Hough Performs Some of Her POTUS Rap on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan VideoVIDEO: Julianne Hough Performs Some of Her POTUS Rap on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

Julianne Hough appeared on LIVE! With Kelly & Ryan this morning to discuss her current Broadway run in POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass Are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. During the interview, Hough discussed the rap that she performs in the play, giving a sneak peek at what audiences can expect.

VIDEO: Go Inside POTUS With CBS SUNDAY MORNING VideoVIDEO: Go Inside POTUS With CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Marissa Tomeo - May 8, 2022

The cast and creative team of Broadway's POTUS: OR, BEHIND EVERY GREAT DUMBASS ARE SEVEN WOMEN TRYING TO KEEP HIM ALIVE stopped by CBS Sunday Morning today to talk with correspondent Rita Braver.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of POTUS on Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of POTUS on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 7, 2022

Earlier this week, Selina Fillinger's new Broadway comedy POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive, celebrated its opening gala at the Shubert Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there for the special day and we're taking you inside the festivities!

VIDEO: Vanessa Williams & Rachel Dratch Discuss the Inspiration Behind POTUS on TODAY VideoVIDEO: Vanessa Williams & Rachel Dratch Discuss the Inspiration Behind POTUS on TODAY
by Michael Major - Apr 21, 2022

Vanessa Williams and Rachel Dratch appeared on the TODAY Show to discuss POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive. The pair discussed the inspiration behind some of the characters in the play, Williams' high-heeled crocs, how Broadway differs from Saturday Night Live, and more.

VIDEO: Go Inside the First Performance of POTUS on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Go Inside the First Performance of POTUS on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 15, 2022

The world premiere of Selina Fillinger’s modern farce POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive celebrated its inaugural Broadway performance last night in presidential fashion, as the cast exited the Shubert Theatre stage door to roaring fans and a patriotic motorcade.


Rachel Dratch Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rachel Dratch been in?
Rachel Dratch has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Rachel Dratch been in?
Rachel Dratch has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Rachel Dratch been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Awards (Drama League Awards) for POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass Are Seven Women Trying To Keep Him Alive and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive .