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Shoshana Bean

 
Bio:
Shoshana Bean's three independent solo albums have all topped the iTunes R&B and Blues charts in the US and UK, with her fourth and most recent project, SPECTRUM, debuting at #1 on the Billboard Jazz charts. She has sold out solo concerts around the globe, lent her voice to countless Ô¨Ālms and ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: September 01, 1977 (44)

Bio:
Shoshana Bean's three independent solo albums have all topped the iTunes R&B and Blues charts in the US and UK, with her fourth and most recent project, SPECTRUM, debuting at #1 on the Billboard Jazz charts. She has sold out solo concerts around the globe, lent her voice to countless Ô¨Ālms and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Susan Young
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
All-Female Concert Production, 2017
Judas Iscariot
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Jenna [Replacement]
  [Chicago (Regional)]
Drury Lane Production, 2015
Cee Cee
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Elphaba [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2004
Other Roles
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Elphaba [Replacement]
Elphaba (Standby) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Denizen of Baltimore
Shelley
Matron (Understudy) [Replacement]
Prudy Pingleton (Understudy) [Replacement]
Gym Teacher (Understudy) [Replacement]
Velma Von Tussle (Understudy)
Tracy Turnblad (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2000
Performer
Performer

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Susan Young

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Production, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
All-Female Concert Production, 2017
Judas Iscariot

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Jenna [Replacement]

  [Chicago (Regional)]
Drury Lane Production, 2015
Cee Cee

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2005
Elphaba [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2004
Other Roles

Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Elphaba [Replacement]

Elphaba (Standby) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Denizen of Baltimore

Shelley

Matron (Understudy) [Replacement]

Prudy Pingleton (Understudy) [Replacement]

Gym Teacher (Understudy) [Replacement]

Velma Von Tussle (Understudy)

Tracy Turnblad (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2000
Performer

Performer

Shoshana Bean Biography

Shoshana Bean's three independent solo albums have all topped the iTunes R&B and Blues charts in the US and UK, with her fourth and most recent project, SPECTRUM, debuting at #1 on the Billboard Jazz charts. She has sold out solo concerts around the globe, lent her voice to countless Ô¨Ālms and television shows, amassed millions of views on YouTube, and performed alongside Ariana Grande, David Foster, Postmodern Jukebox, Brian McKnight, and Michael Jackson. Shoshana is a veteran of the Broadway stage having made her debut in the original cast of Hairspray, starring as the very Ô¨Ārst replacement for Elphaba in Wicked and most recently as Jenna in Waitress. She won a IRNE Award for her performance as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl and earned a Jeff Award nomination for her portrayal of CeeCee Bloom in the pre-Broadway musical production of Beaches.

Shoshana Bean Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2022 - Distinguished Performance Awards
Shoshana Bean, Mr. Saturday Night
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Shoshana Bean, Mr. Saturday Night
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Shoshana Bean, Mr. Saturday Night

Shoshana Bean News

Album Review: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Original Cast Album Is Classic Musical Comedy Well R Photo Album Review: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT Original Cast Album Is Classic Musical Comedy Well Recorded And Released
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 21, 2022

Craft Recordings/Concord Theatricals has released a well-produced cast recording of the musical comedy that has audiences howling on 41st Street.

Shoshana Bean, Aisha Jackson, Alex Newell And More Join The Lineup For BROADWAY SINGS Photo Shoshana Bean, Aisha Jackson, Alex Newell And More Join The Lineup For BROADWAY SINGS WHITNEY HOUSTON
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2022

The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series has announced the lineup for its next large-scale event, Broadway Sings Whitney Houston.

BWW Interview: Drag Superstar Brooke Lynn Hytes Is Bringing Broadway to Toronto Photo BWW Interview: Drag Superstar Brooke Lynn Hytes Is Bringing Broadway to Toronto
by Team BWW - Jun 17, 2022

Following the critically acclaimed success of its inaugural presentations of The Secret Garden and Nine in Concert, Podium Concert Productions will soon present Broadway Nights with Brooke Lynn Hytes - a concert event dedicated to celebrating PRIDE with iconic Broadway musical performances, with songs about queer love, acceptance, and the power of community.

Photos: Inside the 75th Annual Tony Awards Photo Photos: Inside the 75th Annual Tony Awards
by Michael Major - Jun 13, 2022

Last night, the 75th Annual Tony Awards were hosted by Oscar-winner Ariana DeBose. The evening included appearances by Hugh Jackman, Sutton Foster, Patti LuPone, Jennifer Hudson, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Jonathan Groff, Lea Michele, Andrew Garfield, Cynthia Erivo, and more. Check out photos from inside the event now!

2022 Tony Awards Winners- Full List! Photo 2022 Tony Awards Winners- Full List!
by Team BWW - Jun 12, 2022

The best of Broadway gathered on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall to celebrate the 75th Annual Tony Awards. BroadwayWorld has the complete list of winners for the Tony Awards!

Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 12, 2022

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing) at them 2022 Tony Awards!

How/When/Where to Watch the 2022 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered! Photo How/When/Where to Watch the 2022 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered!
by Team BWW - Jun 11, 2022

The 75th Annual Tony Awards are back this year at Radio City Music Hall to celebrate the best of Broadway for the 2021/22 theatre season. Need a refresher on how to watch and when? We've got you covered!

The Friday 5(+1): Cumberland County Playhouse's RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Op Photo The Friday 5(+1): Cumberland County Playhouse's RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Opens Tonight
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jun 10, 2022

With its fresh new take on the beloved tale of a young woman who is transformed from a chambermaid into a princess, the hilarious and romantic Rodgers + Hammerstein‚Äôs Cinderella combines the story's classic elements ‚Äď the glass slippers, the pumpkin, and the prince‚Äôs ball ‚Äď along with some surprising twists.

VIDEO: Shoshana Bean Performs 'There's A Chance' from MR. SATURDAY NIGHT; Cast Record Photo VIDEO: Shoshana Bean Performs 'There's A Chance' from MR. SATURDAY NIGHT; Cast Recording Available Today!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2022

The Original Broadway Cast Recording of Mr. Saturday Night, starring Billy Crystal, is now available on streaming and digital platforms worldwide. In honor of the album release, a new music video featuring Tony Award nominee Shoshana Bean's performance of ‚ÄúThere's a Chance‚ÄĚ was also released today.

VIDEO: The Broadway Boys Join Shoshana Bean For 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SA Photo VIDEO: The Broadway Boys Join Shoshana Bean For 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SATURDAY NIGHT
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

The Broadway Boys have shared their latest collaboration, this time joining Shoshana Bean for a remix of 'Maybe It Starts With Me' from Mr. Saturday Night. The video, which features Bean's performance on the TODAY Show, features Brad Greer, Nick Cartell, Jamarice Daughtry, Jesse Nager, and Michael Williams.

Shoshana Bean Videos

VIDEO: The Broadway Boys Join Shoshana Bean For 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SA VideoVIDEO: The Broadway Boys Join Shoshana Bean For 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SATURDAY NIGHT
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

The Broadway Boys have shared their latest collaboration, this time joining Shoshana Bean for a remix of 'Maybe It Starts With Me' from Mr. Saturday Night. The video, which features Bean's performance on the TODAY Show, features Brad Greer, Nick Cartell, Jamarice Daughtry, Jesse Nager, and Michael Williams.

Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT's Shoshana Bean VideoMeet the 2022 Tony Nominees: MR. SATURDAY NIGHT's Shoshana Bean
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 1, 2022

The countdown to the Tony Awards has a officially begun! On June 12, the brightest stars of the 2021-22 season will shine even brighter as they gather at the iconic Radio City Music Hall to celebrate Broadway's biggest night. Leading up to the 75th Annual Tony Awards, BroadwayWorld is getting up close and personal with the nominees. Today we're studying up on Shoshana Bean!

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Reveals Why He Prefers Broadway Opening Nights Over Film Premier VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal Reveals Why He Prefers Broadway Opening Nights Over Film Premieres on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - May 24, 2022

Billy Crystal sat down with Seth Meyers to discuss how he had to sit through six hours of makeup every day before shooting the film version of Mr. Saturday Night, how the audiences have been receiving the show, and why he enjoys Broadway opening nights over film premieres.

MR. SATURDAY NIGHT to Release Original Broadway Cast Recording - Get a First Listen H VideoMR. SATURDAY NIGHT to Release Original Broadway Cast Recording - Get a First Listen Here!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Craft Recordings / Concord Theatricals has announced that Mr. Saturday Night (Original Broadway Cast Recording), starring Billy Crystal, will be released on June 10 on streaming and digital platforms worldwide.

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Discusses Embracing His Age in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on THE VEIW VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal Discusses Embracing His Age in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on THE VEIW
by Michael Major - May 16, 2022

Billy Crystal sat down on The View this morning to discuss his Tony-Nominated performance in Mr. Saturday Night on Broadway. Crystal also discussed the importance of his four grandchildren attending the production's opening night. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: Shoshana Bean Performs 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on TO VideoVIDEO: Shoshana Bean Performs 'Maybe It Starts With Me' From MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on TODAY
by Michael Major - May 2, 2022

Shoshana Bean took to the stage on the TODAY Show this morning to perform 'Maybe It Starts With Me' from Mr. Saturday Night as part of TODAY's Best of Broadway Week. The song is from Jason Robert Brown and Amanda Green's new score for Mr. Saturday Night, which features Bill Crystal reprising his role from the original 1992 film.

VIDEO: Billy Crystal on How Starring in His First Broadway Musical in MR. SATURDAY NI VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal on How Starring in His First Broadway Musical in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on TODAY
by Michael Major - May 2, 2022

To kick off the TODAY Show's Best of Broadway Week, Billy Crystal sat down with Hoda Kotb to discuss starring in his first-ever Broadway musical in Mr. Saturday Night. Crystal is known for his extensive films, television, and comedy career. The Tony and Emmy-winner has also hosted the Oscars nine times and is a frequent host on Saturday Night Live.

VIDEO: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for MR. SATURDAY NIGHT VideoVIDEO: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for MR. SATURDAY NIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 28, 2022

The new comedy musical, Mr. Saturday Night officially opened on Broadway last night at the Nederlander Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there for the star-studded red carpet arrivals! Go inside the big night with stars and stage and screen below!

VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Billy Crystal and More in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights of Billy Crystal and More in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 28, 2022

The new comedy musical, MR. SATURDAY NIGHT officially opened last night, Wednesday, April 27th and BroadwayWorld has your first look at the cast in action!

VIDEO: Morgan James' All-Female JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is On the Rise! VideoVIDEO: Morgan James' All-Female JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR is On the Rise!
by Candace Cordelia - Apr 24, 2022

She is risen! And a new cast recording is on the rise! On April 29, Jesus Christ Superstar: Highlights From The All-Female Studio Cast Recording, will at last be available as a full collection of songs at all digital music services.


Shoshana Bean Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shoshana Bean next theatre project?
Shoshana Bean's next show will be Mr. Saturday Night which opens on 4/27/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Shoshana Bean been in?
Shoshana Bean has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Shoshana Bean been in?
Shoshana Bean has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Shoshana Bean been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Awards (Drama League Awards) for Mr. Saturday Night Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Mr. Saturday Night and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Mr. Saturday Night .