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Stephanie J. Block

Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA

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Stephanie J. Block BIO

Broadway: The Cher Show (Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle Award Winner), Falsettos (Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle nominations), The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Tony, Drama Desk nominations), Anything Goes, 9 to 5: The Musical (Drama Desk nomination), The Pirate Queen, The Boy from Oz, Wicked. Off-Broadway: Brigadoon (Encores); Little Miss Sunshine (Drama Desk nomination); By the Way, Meet Vera Stark (Drama Desk nomination). Film & Television: “iMorcecai,” “Bluff City Law,” “Rise,” “Madam Secretary,” “Orange Is the New Black,” “Homeland,” “It Could Be Worse,” “Stephanie J. Block Live from Lincoln Center” for Great Performances on PBS. She currently co-hosts & co-produces Stages Podcast with Marylee Fairbanks and can be accessed wherever you get your podcasts.

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Stephanie J. Block STAGE CREDITS

[West End]
2024
Lilli Vanessi

Katharine

[US Tour]
US Tour, 2023
The Baker's Wife

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2022
The Baker's Wife [Replacement]

[Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway World Premiere Musical, 2022
Beth Ann

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
"Star" Cher

[Chicago]
World Premiere, 2018
Cher

[Off-Broadway]
City Center Concert Production, 2017
Performer

[Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2016
Trina

[Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Premiere, 2013
Sheryl Hoover

[Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2012
Edwin Drood

[Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2011
Gloria Mitchell

[Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2011
Reno Sweeney [Replacement]

Reno Sweeney [Replacement]

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Judy Bernly

[Los Angeles]
World Premiere, 2008
Judy Bernly

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Grace (Grania) O'Malley

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

Elphaba [Replacement]

Elphaba

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

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2003
Liza Minnelli

[San Francisco (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2003
Ensemble


Stephanie J. Block Movies

iMordecai
[ 2022 ] Netta

Stephanie J. Block Awards and Nominations


winner
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, The Cher Show

Drama League Awards - 2019 - Distinguished Performance Award

Stephanie J. Block, The Cher Show


winner
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, The Cher Show


winner
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, The Cher Show

Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, Falsettos

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, Falsettos

Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, Falsettos

Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, Little Miss Sunshine

Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play

Stephanie J. Block, By the Way, Meet Vera Stark

Kevin Kline Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. BlockCats

Drama Desk Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Stephanie J. Block, 9 to 5


winner
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production

Stephanie J. BlockWicked

Stephanie J. Block Videos

Stephanie J. Block News


Video: Stephanie J. Block & More in West End's KISS ME, KATE

Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar are currently starring in Kiss Me, Kate at London's Barbican Centre, running through 14 September.  In this all new video, watch highlights of the cast in action!
Student Blog: MT Dream Roles

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Review: SETH'S BIG FAT BROADWAY SHOW at Theatre Raleigh

Next up in Theatre Raleigh’s 2024 concert series is Seth Rudetsky. For those unfamiliar, he’s a DJ for SiriusXM on Broadway. He’s worked for more than 20 years as an actor, writer, pianist, and conductor working on blockbuster musicals such as Les Misérables, The Phantom of the Opera, Ragtime, and The Producers.
Review Roundup: Did KISS ME, KATE Delight the Critics?

A new production of Cole Porter’s Kiss Me, Kate, starring Adrian Dunbar and Broadway Royalty and Tony Award Winner Stephanie J. Block, making her West End debut, has now opened.
Review: KISS ME, KATE, Barbican Theatre

Adrian Dunbar is the starriest of a starry cast, but lacks the specific experience required to lead the show to its fullest potential
Wake Up With BroadwayWorld June 19, 2024

Rise and shine, BroadwayWorld! It is June 19, 2024 and it's time to catch up on all of the theatrical happenings you may have missed in the last 24 hours: 
Stella Cole Returns to the Avalon Theatre This Month

Stella Cole transport is back on Sunday, June 23 with her concert at The Avalon Theatre.
Video: The Cast of KISS ME, KATE in London Perform 'Too Darn Hot'

Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar are currently starring in Kiss Me, Kate at London's Barbican Centre, running through 14 September.  In this all new video, watch a clip from 'Too Darn Hot' from the show.
Sally Wilfert and Steve Marzullo to Present STOP THIS TRAIN at The Green Room 42

Broadway songstress Sally Wilfert and music director/composer Steve Marzullo will debut their new show 'Stop This Train' at THE GREEN ROOM 42 in June. Learn how to purchase tickets.
Riverside Theatre Works to Present BROADWAY TO BOSTON Concert Series

Riverside Theatre Works will launch its first in a line of concert series that features one-night-only cabaret concerts starring the Broadway talent that graces the Boston stages from New York City. Learn how to purchase tickets.
Photos: First Look at Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar in KISS ME, KATE

Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar star in Kiss Me, Kate at London's Barbican Centre, running through 14 September.  Check out photos of the cast in action here.
Review: FALSETTOS PROVES TO BE VERY SOBERING at STAGEWORKS THEATRE

Falsettos, a primarily sung-through musical was written by William Finn and James Lapine and features two one-act installments March of the Falsettos and Falsettoland. The aforementioned are the last two additions to a trio of one-act musicals by Finn and Lapine, the other being called In Trousers.
Cast Set For Garden Theatre's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

Little Shop of Horrors will kick off the Garden's 17th season with performances beginning Friday, July 12 at 7:30 pm with a limited run through Sunday, July 28, 2024.
Petition Launched For Inclusion Of Wig/Hair & Makeup Design Categories In Tony Awards

Broadway designer J. Jared Janas has launched a petition for the inclusion of wig, hair, and makeup design categories in the Tony Awards. Learn more.
Video: Inside The Sitzprobe for the West End Revival of KISS ME, KATE

Go inside the sitzprobe for the upcoming West End revival of Cole Poter's KISS ME, KATE starring Olivier nominee Charlie Stemp (Crazy For Yoanu, Mary Poppins) and rising star Georgina Onuorah (The Wizard of Oz, Oklahoma!). See the video.
Photos: Stephanie J. Block and More in Rehearsal For KISS ME, KATE at the Barbican Centre

Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar will star in Kiss Me, Kate at London's Barbican Centre beginning 4 June and running through 14 September.  Check out all new rehearsal photos here!
Stephanie J. Block, Rob McClure, and More Receive 2024 Helen Hayes Awards

On May 20, 2024, the 40th Helen Hayes Awards took place at The Anthem on the District Wharf, with over 1,600 theatre-makers and theatre supporters in attendance. Learn more about the winners here!
SUFFS Star Hannah Cruz Talks Road To Broadway on THE ART OF KINDNESS Podcast

The Suffs musical performer discussed making her Broadway debut, battling stage jitters, self-kindness, finding courage, and more under the kindness sun.
Shoshana Bean, Nikki M. James, Brody Grant & More Honor Michael Greif on ART OF KINDNESS Podcast

Tony-nominated stars Shoshana Bean, Nikki M. James, Brody Grant and more honored director Michael Greif on The Art of Kindness with Robert Peterpaul podcast this week. 
Listen: BACK TO THE FUTURE's Jelani Remy Stops By The Art Of Kindness Podcast

Jelani Remy discusses his role in BACK TO THE FUTURE and the importance of kindness on the Art of Kindness Podcast.

Stephanie J. Block FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many Broadway shows has Stephanie J. Block been in?

Stephanie J. Block has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

How many West End shows has Stephanie J. Block been in?

Stephanie J. Block has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What awards has Stephanie J. Block been nominated for?

Stephanie J. Block has been nominated for several awards throughout her career, including Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Cher Show," the Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for "The Cher Show," and Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "The Cher Show." She was also nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for "The Cher Show." Additionally, Block received nominations for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards and the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "Falsettos," as well as a nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for the same production. Her other nominations include Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "Little Miss Sunshine," Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Mystery of Edwin Drood," and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for "The Mystery of Edwin Drood." Block also received nominations for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play at the Drama Desk Awards for "By the Way, Meet Vera Stark," Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical at the Kevin Kline Awards for "Cats," and Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "9 to 5." She was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production at the Helen Hayes Awards for her performance in "Wicked."

What awards has Stephanie J. Block won?

Stephanie J. Block has won several awards, including Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards and the Outer Critics Circle Awards for The Cher Show. She also won the Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for The Cher Show and the Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production at the Helen Hayes Awards for Wicked.

What was Stephanie J. Block's first West End show?

Stephanie J. Block's first West End show was Kiss Me, Kate which opened in 2024

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