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Victoria Clark

Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, USA

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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’s Homeland. All these roles pale when compared to her favorite: Proud mama of Thomas Luke.

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Victoria Clark 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

Victoria Clark Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2025]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2020]
Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Director
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Dance Captain

Victoria Clark Movies

Anastasia
[ 1997 ] Ensemble and Character Vocals
Cradle Will Rock
[ 1999 ] Maxine Elliot's - Dulce Fox
The Happening
[ 2008 ] Nursery Owner's Wife
Tickling Leo
[ 2009 ] Madeline Pikler
Harvest
[ 2010 ] Anna Monopoli
Main Street
[ 2010 ] Miriam
Dirty Movie
[ 2011 ] Teacher
Archaeology of a Woman
[ 2012 ] Kate
Wanderland
[ 2018 ] Shirley

Victoria Clark TV Shows

Almost Family
Diane Doyle

Victoria Clark Awards and Nominations


winner
Tony Awards - 2023 - Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

Victoria Clark, Kimberly Akimbo

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


winner
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2005 - Best Leading Actress in a Musical

Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza


winner
Drama Desk Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza


winner
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2005 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza


winner
Tony Awards - 2005 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

Victoria Clark, The Light in the Piazza

Victoria Clark Videos

Victoria Clark News


Long Island's Argyle Theatre Opens BYE BYE BIRDIE Tonight

Long Island's Argyle Theatre presents BYE BYE BIRDIE, directed and choreographed by Jen Wineman, opening Saturday, July 13. Enjoy this classic musical with a fresh new production.
Boston Summer 2024 Arts Offerings Include Musicals, Plays, Concerts and More!

Helping keep that moniker as accurate today as ever are a vibrant theater district presenting pre-Broadway productions and national tours, award-winning regional theaters, and a host of other theater companies focused on everything from Shakespeare to contemporary plays and musicals. Boston audiences have much to look forward to this summer.
Video: Highlights from the 2024 Jimmy Awards

The most talented teenagers from across the country took the stage at the Minskoff Theatre for the 15th Annual Jimmy Awards, hosted by Josh Groban. As BroadwayWorld reported, Damson Chola Jr. (Broadway Dallas High School Musical Theatre Awards) and Gretchen Shope (Sutton Foster Awards) won Best Performance by an Actor and Best Performance by an Actress. Check out video highlights from the big night here.
Long Island's ARGYLE THEATRE Announces the Cast & Creative Team for BYE BYE BIRDIE

Long Island's ARGYLE THEATRE reveals the cast for its upcoming production of BYE BYE BIRDIE. Discover the talented performers bringing this classic musical to life on stage.
Gretchen Shope and Damson Chola, Jr. Win at The 2024 Jimmy Awards

Who won at the 2024 Jimmy Awards? We have the full list of finalists and winners!
PARTING GIFT: THE SONGS OF GERALD GINSBURG Out Now

PS Classics has released Parting Gift: The Songs of Gerald Ginsburg on streaming and digital formats. Listen now!
Exclusive: Hear Colin Donnell Perform 'Little Boy Blue' on Parting Gift: The Songs of Gerald Ginsburg

BroadwayWorld has your first listen to an all new track from the upcoming album, Parting Gift: The Songs of Gerald Ginsburg. 'Little Boy Blue' is performed by Colin Donnell, and based on a poem by Eugene Field.
GREASE Comes to TheaterWorks in July

TheaterWorks will kick off their 2024-25 Mainstage season with GREASE, running July 12 through July 28, 2024.
Phylicia Rashad, Brian Stokes Mitchell, & More Join Third Season of THE GILDED AGE

Broadway talent continues to be represented in the hit HBO show The Gilded Age as more stage actors join the upcoming season. According to multiple reports, Phylicia Rashad, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Jordan Donica, and Victoria Clark will all be featured in Season 3 of the show.
Video: Original TITANIC Cast Member Victoria Clark Misses the Boat At Tonight's Encores! Performance

Watch as Tony Award-winner Victoria Clark, who played Alice Beane in the original Broadway company of Titanic, makes a special appearance on the New York City Center stage below!
Sam Hartley & David Grindrod to Lead Musical Theatre Intensive at Bridgetown Conservatory

Broadway actor Sam Hartley and choreographer David Grindrod will lead a five-day musical theatre intensive, 'A Taste of Broadway,' at Bridgetown Conservatory, focusing on triple-threat training for all ages.
Kelli O'Hara, Will Chase & More to be Featured on PARTING GIFT: THE SONGS OF GERALD GINSBURG

PS CLASSICS will release Parting Gift: The Songs of Gerald Ginsburg, featuring stars from Broadway and opera with a 17-piece orchestra. Learn when you can download the album!
Interview: Victoria Clark and Jason Danieley talk BROADWAY TODAY! BROADWAY'S MODERN MASTERS

Interview: Victoria Clark and Jason Danieley talk BROADWAY TODAY! BROADWAY'S MODERN MASTERS
Previews: Starring Buffalo Presents TITANIC At Shea's 710 Theatre

It's all aboard for 'the largest moving object in the world,' sings the  owner, designer and captain of the doomed ship Titanic. And Buffalo is in for a rare presentation of the 1997 TONY AWARD winning musical TITANIC, composed by Maury Yeston .
RAGTIME, THE WILD PARTY, URINETOWN & More Set for NY City Center's 2024/25 Season

A new season is on the way at New York City Center! The line-up is set to include a star-studded gala performance of Ragtime, in addition to three new Encores! productions, which will include Urinetown, Love Life, and The Wild Party. Check out all of the details here!
Melissa Center's MARRYING JAKE GYLLENHAAL to Run at Caveat

Melissa Center's one-woman show, MARRYING JAKE GYLLENHAAL, opens for a limited run at Caveat Theater. Learn how to watch and see how to purchase tickets!
Video: KIMBERLY AKIMBO Takes Final Broadway Bow

Last night, April 28, the Tony-winning Best Musical Kimberly Akimbo played its final Broadway performance at the Booth Theatre. Check out a video of the cast taking their final bows!
Photos: Argyle Theatre's A BRONX TALE Celebrates Opening Night

The Argyle Theatre's production of A Bronx Tale, directed and choreographed by Todd L. Underwood, with musical direction by Jonathan Brenner, opened Saturday, April 27 and BroadwayWorld was there to capture the festivities. Check out photos below!
Photos: Go Inside the A BRONX TALE Opening Night Curtain Call at Argyle Theatre

The Argyle Theatre's production of A Bronx Tale, directed and choreographed by Todd L. Underwood, with musical direction by Jonathan Brenner opened Saturday, April 27 and BroadwayWorld was there to capture the curtain call. Check out photos here!
KIMBERLY AKIMBO Plays Final Broadway Performance

Bye-bye, Kimmy! The Tony-winning Best Musical Kimberly Akimbo plays its final Broadway performance at the Booth Theatre.

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?

Victoria Clark has been nominated for several awards throughout her career, including Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Kimberly Akimbo, 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?

Victoria Clark has won several awards for her performances in Broadway shows. These include Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for "Kimberly Akimbo," Best Leading Actress in a Musical at the BroadwayWorld Awards for "The Light in the Piazza," Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Light in the Piazza," Outstanding Actress in a Musical at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "The Light in the Piazza," and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical at the Tony Awards for "The Light in the Piazza."

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