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Rondi Reed

 
Date of Birth: October 26, 1952 (69)

Birth Place: Dixon, IL, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Mattie Fae Aiken
  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2005
Madame Morrible
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Madame Morrible [Replacement]
Madame Morrible [Replacement]
  [Chicago]
World Premiere, 2000
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
1994
Mari Hoff
  [Broadway]
1990
Mrs. Wainwright
Ma (Understudy)
Musician - Fiddle (Understudy)

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1990]
Fiddle

Photos

Rondi Reed, Emily Swallow, Tom Hanks Photo

Rondi Reed, Emily Swallow, Tom Hanks

From: 
Date:
06/11/2018
Hamish Linklater, Tom Hanks, Chris Myers, Rondi Reed Photo

Hamish Linklater, Tom Hanks, Chris Myers, Rondi Reed

From: 
Date:
06/11/2018
Ben  Donenberg,  Rondi  Reed,  Harry  Groener,  Tom  Hanks,  Hamish  Linklater,  and  Photo

Ben Donenberg, Rondi Reed, Harry Groener, Tom Hanks, Hamish Linklater, and the production staff, crew, and company

From: 
Date:
06/06/2018
Billy Gardell, Gerald McRaney, Rondi Reed Photo

Billy Gardell, Gerald McRaney, Rondi Reed

From: 
Date:
02/12/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Mattie Fae Aiken

  [Chicago]
Chicago Production, 2005
Madame Morrible

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Madame Morrible [Replacement]

Madame Morrible [Replacement]

  [Chicago]
World Premiere, 2000
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
1994
Mari Hoff

  [Broadway]
1990
Mrs. Wainwright

Ma (Understudy)

Musician - Fiddle (Understudy)

Productions

Fiddle


Rondi Reed Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2008 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Rondi Reed, August: Osage County
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Rondi Reed, August: Osage County

Rondi Reed News

Courtney Reed to Receive LEADING ARTIST AWARD Photo Courtney Reed to Receive LEADING ARTIST AWARD
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 3, 2022

The Sarah Siddons Society is set to present its 2022 Leading Artist Award to Broadway star Courtney Reed, who is currently leading the North American tour of the Tony Award-winning musical, Moulin Rouge. Reed is a graduate of the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University, one of the four Chicago area theater schools which receives funds for scholarships from the Society.

Steppenwolf Stage Manager Malcolm Ewen Lives On Via New Fund At Season Of Concern Sup Photo Steppenwolf Stage Manager Malcolm Ewen Lives On Via New Fund At Season Of Concern Supporting Chicago Theater Artists
by Stephi Wild - Jun 4, 2021

In life, Malcolm Ewen, the long-time production stage manager at Steppenwolf Theatre Company and a decades-long member of the board of Season of Concern, was a tireless advocate for Chicago’s theater community. In addition to his distinguished career at Steppenwolf his leadership presence was felt from The Goodman Theatre in Chicago to Weston Playhouse in Vermont. 

Road Theatre Company Calls For Submissions For Its 12th Annual Summer Playwrights Fes Photo Road Theatre Company Calls For Submissions For Its 12th Annual Summer Playwrights Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 9, 2021

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director have announced that the play submission process is now open for new material to be considered for their upcoming playwrights festival.

Northlight Presents A Reading Of SUCH SMALL HANDS Photo Northlight Presents A Reading Of SUCH SMALL HANDS
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2021

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, presents an Interplay reading of Such Small Hands, written by Adam Szymkowicz and directed by BJ Jones.

Kane Repertory Theatre Selects Hammaad Chaudry For Multiplatform Commission Photo Kane Repertory Theatre Selects Hammaad Chaudry For Multiplatform Commission
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 12, 2021

Kane Repertory Theatre Artistic Director Daniil Krimer and Managing Director Avery Bowne announce the selection of Hammaad Chaudry as the playwright for its new Multiplatform Commission. The yet to be titled commissioned play will be directed by Executive Producer Ansley Valentine and will premiere online March 29-April 11, 2021 with plans for an in-person production when it is safe to do so.

The Road Theatre Company Calls for Submissions for its 12th Annual Summer Playwrights Photo The Road Theatre Company Calls for Submissions for its 12th Annual Summer Playwrights Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 13, 2020

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY remains committed to their meaningful mission to produce and develop New Work for the Stage. They are thrilled to announce in this, their 29th season, the play submission process is now open for new material to be considered for their upcoming playwrights festival.

Rondi Reed and Francis Guinan to Star in Virtual Workshop of SUCH SMALL HANDS Photo Rondi Reed and Francis Guinan to Star in Virtual Workshop of SUCH SMALL HANDS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2020

Tony Award winner Rondi Reed and Steppenwolf's Francis Guinan will star in a world premiere virtual reading of Adam Szymkowicz's Such Small Hands, directed by Artistic Director of Northlight Theatre BJ Jones on October 14, 2020, at 7:30 PM, as part of Kane Repertory Theatre's New Play Lab.

Tony Winner Rondi Reed And Francis Guinan Star In World Premiere Reading Of Adam Szym Photo Tony Winner Rondi Reed And Francis Guinan Star In World Premiere Reading Of Adam Szymkowicz's SUCH SMALL HANDS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2020

Rondi Reed (Steppenwolf Ensemble/Tony Winner) and Francis Guinan (Steppenwolf Ensemble) will star in a world premiere virtual reading of Adam Szymkowicz's a??Such Small Hands ona?? October 14th. The performance is part of Kane Repertory Theatre's a??New Play Lab. The reading will be directed by BJ Jones (AD Northlight Theatre).

Road Theatre Company Accepting Submissions For 11th Annual Summer Playwrights Festiva Photo Road Theatre Company Accepting Submissions For 11th Annual Summer Playwrights Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 27, 2020

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, remain committed to their meaningful mission to produce and develop New Work for the Stage. 11th Annual Summer Playwrights Festival begins on July 26 and continue through August 2, 2020.

CA Arts Council Awards Grant To SCLA Veterans In Arts Program Photo CA Arts Council Awards Grant To SCLA Veterans In Arts Program
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 5, 2019

The California Arts Council has awarded a $16,200 grant to the Veterans In Art program at the Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles.  

Rondi Reed Videos

VIDEO: Tom Hanks Ad-Libs When Medical Emergency Halts Performance of HENRY IV VideoVIDEO: Tom Hanks Ad-Libs When Medical Emergency Halts Performance of HENRY IV
by Stage Tube - Jun 16, 2018

The show must go on, as they say! During a recent performance of Henry IV at the Japanese Garden in Los Angeles, Tom Hanks tested that old phrase.

VIDEO: In a Land of Oz Far, Far Away... WICKED Spoofs STAR WARS Opening Sequence in N VideoVIDEO: In a Land of Oz Far, Far Away... WICKED Spoofs STAR WARS Opening Sequence in Nerdy Clip
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

WICKED nerded out on Twitter yesterday with a STAR WARS-themed spoof, featuring the series' iconic opening sequence but set in 'a land of Oz, far, far away...' Check it out below!

BWW TV: Getting Ready to Go WICKED GREEN with Mandy Gonzalez
by Robert Diamond - Mar 18, 2010

Beginning performances on Tuesday, March 23, Mandy Gonzalez, who originated the role of Nina in the Broadway musical, In the Heights, will assume the role of Elphaba in WICKED. BroadwayWorld.com dropped by the rehearsal room to get a glimpse of Mandy rehearsing with Glinda standby Laura Woyasz on Wednesday, March 17th and is excited to bring you a sneak peek at Broadway's newest green girl!

BWW Video Show Preview: August: Osage County
by Craig Brockman - Feb 26, 2008

Catch this latest video show preview featuring August: Osage County now playing!


Rondi Reed Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rondi Reed been in?
Rondi Reed has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Rondi Reed been in?
Rondi Reed has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Rondi Reed been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for August: Osage County and Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for August: Osage County .

What awards has Rondi Reed won?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for August: Osage County.