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Victoria Clark

 
Birth Place:
Dallas, Texas, USA
Bio:
Victoria Clark won the Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for her performance as Margaret Johnson in The Light in the Piazza. Additional Broadway credits include Sister Act (Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle nominations), Cinderella (Tony and Outer Critics Circle nominations), ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: October 10, 1959 (62)

Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, USA

Bio:
Victoria Clark won the Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for her performance as Margaret Johnson in The Light in the Piazza. Additional Broadway credits include Sister Act (Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle nominations), Cinderella (Tony and Outer Critics Circle nominations), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Kimberly
  [Off-Broadway]
MasterVoices Concert Revival, 2019
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Meg Boyd
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Sara Jane Moore
  [Toronto]
World Premiere Production, 2017
Madame Sousatzka
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2015
Mamita Alvarez
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Production, 2015
Mamita Alvarez
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2013
Clarissa Hohmann
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Marie [Replacement]
Marie
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Mother Superior
  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2010
Gabrielle York
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Dolores
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Margaret Brennan
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Margaret Brennan
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Sally
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Margaret Johnson
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2004
Doris MacAfee
  [Chicago (Regional)]
Regional Production, 2004
Performer
  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Arlene McNally
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2001
Penelope Pennywise [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Fritzie [Replacement]
Fraulein Kost [Replacement]
Fritzie (Kit Kat Girl) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Alice Beane
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Smitty
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1993
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1992
Martha
Miss Adelaide (Understudy)
Agatha (Understudy)
  [New York]
Reading, 1988
Performer
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 1987
Mme. Thénardier

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Dance Captain

Photos

Victoria Clark and LaChanze Photo

Victoria Clark and LaChanze

From: 
Date:
05/23/2022
Steven Boyer, Victoria Clark, Neil Pepe, Nina White and Alli Mauzey Photo

Steven Boyer, Victoria Clark, Neil Pepe, Nina White and Alli Mauzey

From: 
Date:
05/23/2022
Steven Boyer, Victoria Clark, Danny Mefford, Nina White, Alli Mauzey and Neil Pepe Photo

Steven Boyer, Victoria Clark, Danny Mefford, Nina White, Alli Mauzey and Neil Pepe

From: 
Date:
05/23/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Kimberly

  [Off-Broadway]
MasterVoices Concert Revival, 2019
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Meg Boyd

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Off-Center Revival, 2017
Sara Jane Moore

  [Toronto]
World Premiere Production, 2017
Madame Sousatzka

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2015
Mamita Alvarez

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Production, 2015
Mamita Alvarez

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2013
Clarissa Hohmann

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Marie [Replacement]

Marie

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Mother Superior

  [Off-Broadway]
Lincoln Center Production, 2010
Gabrielle York

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Dolores

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Margaret Brennan

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Margaret Brennan

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2007
Sally

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Margaret Johnson

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2004
Doris MacAfee

  [Chicago (Regional)]
Regional Production, 2004
Performer

  [New York]
Reading, 2003
Arlene McNally

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2001
Penelope Pennywise [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Fritzie [Replacement]

Fraulein Kost [Replacement]

Fritzie (Kit Kat Girl) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Alice Beane

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Smitty

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1993
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1992
Martha

Miss Adelaide (Understudy)

Agatha (Understudy)

  [New York]
Reading, 1988
Performer

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 1987
Mme. Thénardier

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Director

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director

[Broadway, 2013]
Dance Captain

Victoria Clark Biography

Victoria Clark won the Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for her performance as Margaret Johnson in The Light in the Piazza. Additional Broadway credits include Sister Act (Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle nominations), Cinderella (Tony and Outer Critics Circle nominations), The Snow Geese at Manhattan Theatre Club, Titanic, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (with Matthew Broderick), Urinetown, Cabaret, Guys and Dolls (Dir. Jerry Zaks), A Grand Night for Singing, and Sunday in the Park with George. She starred in the Encores! Productions of Follies, Juno, and Bye Bye Birdie. Off-Broadway, Ms. Clark earned a Drama Desk nomination for When The Rain Stops Falling, and starred in A Prayer for My Enemy, The Marriage of Bette and Boo, The Agony and the Agony, and Marathon Dancing. Ms. Clark starred as Sally Durant Plummer in Follies (Ahmanson Theatre, LA). Film: Harvest, The Happening, Tickling Leo, Main Street, Cradle Will Rock, and Archaeology of a Woman. Ms. Clark has performed with orchestras all over the country including the New York Philharmonic and the San Francisco Orchestra and enjoyed playing Carnegie Hall several times, as Katisha in The Mikado, Ma Joad in The Grapes of Wrath, and Not The Messiah with Eric Idle. Victoria is currently the Artist in Residence for musical theater at Pace School of Performing Arts and directed The Light in the Piazza there this past fall. She served on the faculty at Yale University, and has taught master classes all over the world. She has directed productions for The Philadelphia Opera, Texas Opera Theater, and Goodspeed Opera House. Board member: New York City Center and Kurt Weill Foundation. Most recently seen as Carrie Mathison's mother Ellen on Showtime√Ę‚ā¨‚ĄĘs Homeland. All these roles pale when compared to her favorite: Proud mama of Thomas Luke.

Victoria Clark Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Kimberly Akimbo
 
Drama League Awards - 2022 - Distinguished Performance Awards
Victoria Clark, Kimberly Akimbo
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Kimberly Akimbo
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Gigi
 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Gigi
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Cinderella
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Sister Act
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Sister Act
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Victoria Clark, Sister Act
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Victoria Clark, When the Rain Stops Falling
 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2005 - Best Leading Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza
 
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza

Victoria Clark News

Santino Fontana to Star in Reading of New Play THE PIANIST Photo Santino Fontana to Star in Reading of New Play THE PIANIST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Tony Award winner Santino Fontana (Tootsie) will star in the new play The Pianist as Szpilman in a by-invitation only development reading Thursday June 23 in NYC. The Pianist features an original score by acclaimed Dutch concert pianist Iris Hond.

Jeff Harnar's New Album I KNOW THINGS NOW: MY LIFE IN SONDHEIM'S WORDS is Out Today Photo Jeff Harnar's New Album I KNOW THINGS NOW: MY LIFE IN SONDHEIM'S WORDS is Out Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2022

PS CLASSICS, the label dedicated to the heritage of Broadway and American Popular Song, has announced the release of the new album from award-winning nightclub and concert artist JEFF HARNAR ‚Äď I Know Things Now: My Life in Sondheim‚Äôs Words on CD and digital formats.

See Audra McDonald, Stephanie J. Block, Christy Altomare & More in P-Town This Summer Photo See Audra McDonald, Stephanie J. Block, Christy Altomare & More in P-Town This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022

Hot on the heels of Audra McDonald’s sold-out show at Town Hall over Memorial Day Weekend, Producing Artistic Director Mark Cortale will kick-off his Provincetown Art House & Town Hall regular summer season with his largest and most ambitious lineup to-date of music and comedy superstars for summer 2022.

Music Conservatory To Honor Broadway And New York Icons At Fundraiser Photo Music Conservatory To Honor Broadway And New York Icons At Fundraiser
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2022

The Music Conservatory of Westchester is holding its 21st Annual Golf & Tennis Classic and Gala at Brae Burn Country Club in Purchase on Monday, June 27, 2022. Tony Award winner Santino Fontana, (Tootsie) and the voice of Prince Hans in Disney's Frozen, will emcee the event celebrating the incredible careers of the recipients of this year's awards:

COMPANY, SIX & More Win 2022 Drama Desk Awards - See the Full List! Photo COMPANY, SIX & More Win 2022 Drama Desk Awards - See the Full List!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022

Winners for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards were announced today. See the full list here! This year’s Drama Desk Awards will take place at Sardi’s Restaurant on June 14th. See who was honored from Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off Broadway.

Photos: 2022 Outer Critics Circle Award Winners Walk the Red Carpet Photo Photos: 2022 Outer Critics Circle Award Winners Walk the Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - May 27, 2022

The 2022 Outer Critics Circle Award winners were honored on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at the Bruno Walter Auditorium of the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.

Photos: Go Inside the 2022 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards Ceremony! Photo Photos: Go Inside the 2022 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards Ceremony!
by Bruce Glikas - May 23, 2022

The winners of the 2022 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards were announced during a private ceremony on Friday, May 20 at Feinstein's/54 Below. The stars turned out for the exclusive event including Victoria Clark, LaChanze, Jeanine Tesori, David Lindsay-Abaire, Alli Mauzey, and more!

Moonlight Stage Productions Presents Reimagined CINDERELLA Photo Moonlight Stage Productions Presents Reimagined CINDERELLA
by Marissa Tomeo - May 21, 2022

A trio of creatives are making their Moonlight debuts and are leading Moonlight Stage Productions‚Äô second show of its 41st¬†summer season, Rodgers and Hammerstein‚Äôs ‚ÄúCinderella‚ÄĚ with performances at the Moonlight Amphitheatre. Featured amongst the cast are some of San Diego‚Äôs most treasured theatre veterans in starring roles.

Photos: Stars from A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, THE MUSIC MAN, and More Turn Out for the  Photo Photos: Stars from A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, THE MUSIC MAN, and More Turn Out for the Drama League Awards!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 20, 2022

A-list guests at the event included Patti LuPone (Company, Evita, Gypsy), Ben Vereen (Pippin, Fosse, Wicked), Sutton Foster (The Music Man, Anything Goes, Thoroughly Modern Millie), and freshly-minted 2022 Tony Award Nominated Actresses Shoshana Bean (Mr. Saturday Night, Wicked) Gabby Beans (Skin of Our Teeth, 'Succession,' 'House of Cards'), and Lear deBessonet (Encores! Into The Woods, Hercules, Miss You Like Hell), who will present the esteemed awards.

See Andrew Barth Feldman, Lillias White & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo See Andrew Barth Feldman, Lillias White & More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022

Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Victoria Clark Videos

THE AGING INGENUE Panel: Broadway's Leading Ladies Discuss the Joys of Getting Older  VideoTHE AGING INGENUE Panel: Broadway's Leading Ladies Discuss the Joys of Getting Older in the Industry
by The Aging Ingénue - Mar 14, 2022

Every Wednesday, BroadwayWorld brings you new episodes of The Aging IngeŐĀnue- a fun, quirky, musical vignette series - telling the story of Claire (Sara Jean Ford) as a Broadway starlette all grown up, struggling to navigate her new reality as an aging actor & mother - all while singing songs that she is far too old to sing.

VIDEO: Sara Bareilles, Idina Menzel, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Perform Billy Jo VideoVIDEO: Sara Bareilles, Idina Menzel, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Perform Billy Joel's 'New York State of Mind'
by Stage Tube - Aug 15, 2021

The performers were shot and recorded in all 5 Boroughs in locations such as Birdland, the Brooklyn Museum, Columbia University, La Casita de Chema, Maimonides Park, NYU, Open Jar Studios, Red Hook Winery, Russ & Daughters, Steinway & Sons Factory, Tom’s Restaurant, and the Wonder Wheel among many others.

VIDEO: Go Inside the Revival for Encores! LOVE LIFE with Victoria Clark, Brian Stokes VideoVIDEO: Go Inside the Revival for Encores! LOVE LIFE with Victoria Clark, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Kate Baldwin & More
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2021

The third installment of¬†Encores! Inside the Revival¬†features¬†director¬†Victoria Clark,‚ÄĮEncores! Music¬†Director‚ÄĮRob Berman‚ÄĮand‚ÄĮConsulting Producer for Musical Theater,¬†and previous‚ÄĮEncores! Artistic Director‚ÄĮJack¬†Viertel¬†as they¬†revisit,¬†Love Life¬†a year later and‚ÄĮdiscuss their process of imagining Kurt Weill and Alan Jay Lerner‚Äôs rarely seen‚ÄĮ1948 musical.¬†

VIDEO: Laura Osnes & Aaron Tveit Sing 'Winter Wonderland' From ONE ROYAL HOLIDAY VideoVIDEO: Laura Osnes & Aaron Tveit Sing 'Winter Wonderland' From ONE ROYAL HOLIDAY
by Stage Tube - Oct 30, 2020

Aaron Tveit and Laura Osnes are getting into the holiday spirit with their version of 'Winter Wonderland,' promoting their upcoming Hallmark movie 'One Royal Holiday.'

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Tomorrow' From ANNIE VideoVIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Tomorrow' From ANNIE
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2020

Jennifer Hudson performed Tomorrow from Annie as part of Broadway For Biden's In our America: A Concert For the Soul of the Nation earlier this week.

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of ONE ROYAL HOLIDAY With Laura Osnes and Aaron Tveit VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes of ONE ROYAL HOLIDAY With Laura Osnes and Aaron Tveit
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2020

Hallmark has released a new video of Laura Osnes and Aaron Tveit behind the scenes while filming their upcoming film, One Royal Holiday.

Broadway Rewind: Vanessa Hudgens Makes Her Broadway Debut in GIGI VideoBroadway Rewind: Vanessa Hudgens Makes Her Broadway Debut in GIGI
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when the first revival of Gigi arrived on Broadway. The musical opened on April 8 at the Neil Simon Theatre, where it ran for 86 performances. 

Broadway Rewind: Steven Pasquale, Victoria Clark & More Bring Back ASSASSINS VideoBroadway Rewind: Steven Pasquale, Victoria Clark & More Bring Back ASSASSINS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 10, 2020

Today we rewind to 2017 for the Encores! Off-Center production of Assassins- Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's carnival ride through the history of political violence.

Broadway Rewind: Patina Miller Raises Her Voice in SISTER ACT in 2011 VideoBroadway Rewind: Patina Miller Raises Her Voice in SISTER ACT in 2011
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2020

Today we rewind to 2011, when Sister Act was preparing for Broadway. The musical, which first premiered in California in 2006 and then London in 2009, featured music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Glenn Slater.

Broadway Rewind: CINDERELLA Waltzes to Broadway with Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana! VideoBroadway Rewind: CINDERELLA Waltzes to Broadway with Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 6, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013, when Cinderella was getting ready to arrive on Broadway, starring Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, Victoria Clark, and Harriet Harris. The musical opened on March 3 at the Broadway Theatre, where it went on to play 769 performances. 


Victoria Clark Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Victoria Clark been in?
Victoria Clark has appeared on Broadway in 12 shows.

How many West End shows has Victoria Clark been in?
Victoria Clark has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Victoria Clark been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Kimberly Akimbo , Distinguished Performance Awards (Drama League Awards) for Kimberly Akimbo , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Kimberly Akimbo , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Gigi , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Gigi , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Cinderella , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Sister Act , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Sister Act , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Sister Act , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for When the Rain Stops Falling , Best Leading Actress in a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Light in the Piazza , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Light in the Piazza Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Light in the Piazza and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Light in the Piazza .

What awards has Victoria Clark won?
Best Leading Actress in a Musical (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Light in the Piazza, Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for The Light in the Piazza Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Light in the Piazza and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Light in the Piazza.

What is Victoria Clark next theatre project?
Victoria Clark's next show will be Kimberly Akimbo which opens on 11/10/2022 on Broadway.