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Rebecca Goldfarb

Also Credited As: Rebecca Lynn Goldfarb
 
Bio:
Rebecca has been performing and acting professionally since she was 7 years old. Rebecca is a member of SAG-AFTRA and is EMC. Rebecca has performed on Broadway (Godspell cast of 2032 as young Lindsay Mendez/Hannah Elless) and in the NYMF (My Perfect Pet in the lead role of Cailin). She was nominated ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Rebecca has been performing and acting professionally since she was 7 years old. Rebecca is a member of SAG-AFTRA and is EMC. Rebecca has performed on Broadway (Godspell cast of 2032 as young Lindsay Mendez/Hannah Elless) and in the NYMF (My Perfect Pet in the lead role of Cailin). She was nominated ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Rebecca Goldfarb Biography

Rebecca has been performing and acting professionally since she was 7 years old. Rebecca is a member of SAG-AFTRA and is EMC. Rebecca has performed on Broadway (Godspell cast of 2032 as young Lindsay Mendez/Hannah Elless) and in the NYMF (My Perfect Pet in the lead role of Cailin). She was nominated for Best Actress at the 2019 Roger Rees Awards for her portrayal of Dorothy Gale in The Wizard of Oz, and she was chosen as one of six female finalists.

Rebecca has performed at the professional regional theaters: the Patchogue Theatre (Susan in White Christmas), the Gateway Playhouse (Little Red in Into the Woods), and the Argyle Theater (Choir in The Hunchback of Notre Dame). Some of her other favorite roles include Natalie in Next to Normal, Eponine in Les Miserables, Penny in Hairspray, Kim MacAfee in Bye Bye Birdie, Elle Woods in Legally Blonde, Gertrude McFuzz in Seussical, Bebe in A Chorus Line, and Annie Oakley in Annie Get Your Gun.

Rebecca has been in films that were screened at the TriBeCa and Cannes Film Festivals, including the multi award winning film "Fool's Day" directed by Cody Blue Snider. Rebecca has been on Network TV shows including Primetime "What Would You Do," "The Daily Show" and "Sesame Street."

Rebecca has also been in many commercials including Disney, Amazon, Nickelodeon, Subway, Fidelity, UPS and Olive Garden and has voiced characters on the animated TV shows: Wonder Pets, Team Umizoomi, Sesame Street, Small Potatoes and the pilot Tobi. As a voice over artist, Rebecca has worked for many different companies doing ESL and educational videos used overseas and in the U.S.

Rebecca has performed at the world famous Apollo Theater, Carnegie Hall, Yogi Berra Stadium, Hunter College, Molloy College, and many Broadway Cabarets throughout Manhattan.

Rebecca created the performing group “Books Before Broadway” which did educational and musical performances at various venues around NY including the Oceanside Library, the Cyclones Game, the Argyle Theater, book signings, charity events and camps for children with terminal illnesses.  Rebecca worked as an entertainer for the elderly at the New Nautilus Hotel in Long Beach. She has also had the opportunity to choreograph a production of Mary Poppins at Shelter Rock Elementary School and Spongebob Squarepants: the Musical at Silver Point Beach Club Day Camp, where she was also a Theatre/Music Specialist for campers ages 2-14.

Check out her website, www. rebeccalynngoldfarb.com for more information!




Rebecca Goldfarb News

Student Blog: Touring for the First Time Photo Student Blog: Touring for the First Time
by Student Blogger: Rebecca Goldfarb - Mar 31, 2022

I was cast as 'Dorothy' in Plaza Theatricals' production of The Wizard of Oz in December for four performances. Fast forward to now, the run was successful and we are now touring the show throughout NY.

Student Blogs This Week - Poetry and Theater, Senior Year Excitement, and More Photo Student Blogs This Week - Poetry and Theater, Senior Year Excitement, and More
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Feb 25, 2022

Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. Portraying Cinderella, an interview with a theatrical producer, and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!

Student Blog: Bringing a Fairytale to Life Photo Student Blog: Bringing a Fairytale to Life
by Student Blogger: Rebecca Goldfarb - Feb 23, 2022

Before my days of finding my passion for being on stage, three year old me had a routine of finding my family's Cinderella VHS tape. The movie would be played on our television daily, and I would sing and dance along with it. Eighteen years later and I got to play the princess herself in Plaza Theatricals' production of Cinderella at the start of 2022. What's even more exciting is that we will be having more performances throughout May.

Student Blogs This Week - Immersive Theater Experiences, The Importance of Swings and Photo Student Blogs This Week - Immersive Theater Experiences, The Importance of Swings and Understudies, and More
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jan 21, 2022

Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. Takeaways from a first semester at college, preparing for a new role, a look into the music of tick, tick... BOOM! and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!

Student Blog: My Experience Performing in Immersive Theatre Photo Student Blog: My Experience Performing in Immersive Theatre
by Student Blogger: Rebecca Goldfarb - Jan 18, 2022

During my winter break, I had the opportunity to perform in an original immersive theatre production at the Tilles Center called Branching Out! But how is an immersive production doable during a pandemic? Read to find out!

Student Blogs This Week - Andrew Garfield, Movie Musicals, and More Photo Student Blogs This Week - Andrew Garfield, Movie Musicals, and More
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Dec 31, 2021

Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. The best of this year's movie musicals, catching the opening night celebrations of Company, chatting with a student stage manager and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!

Student Blog: There's No Place Like Home...Again! Photo Student Blog: There's No Place Like Home...Again!
by Student Blogger: Rebecca Goldfarb - Dec 28, 2021

In my senior year of high school, I went down the Yellow Brick Road as “Dorothy” in our production of The Wizard of Oz. As a junior musical theatre major at LIU Post, I’m putting on my ruby slippers and braiding my hair as I reprise the role this December. Here's my experience of approaching the same role again and doing it during a pandemic! 

Student Blogs This Week -  Jonathan Larson's Impact, Returning to Live Theatre, and M Photo Student Blogs This Week - Jonathan Larson's Impact, Returning to Live Theatre, and More!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Nov 26, 2021

Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. College admissions tips and tricks, an interview with a Broadway star, all about character archetypes, and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!

Student Blog: Getting to Know Kelli O'Hara Photo Student Blog: Getting to Know Kelli O'Hara
by Student Blogger: Rebecca Goldfarb - Nov 22, 2021

Students from LIU Post had the pleasure of learning from Kelli O’Hara and getting to watch her perform at our campus’ professional theater. Additionally, I got to interview her! Check out this blog to read about how talented and well accomplished she is, as well as grounded and generous.

Get to Know Our Student Bloggers for Fall 2021 Photo Get to Know Our Student Bloggers for Fall 2021
by Team BWW - Nov 12, 2021

The BroadwayWorld student blogger program is excited to welcome 19 new writers to the student blogging team this season, running from October to January. The bloggers represent colleges from all over the world! Get to know our new writers and read their latest posts here.