Donna Lynne Champlin Biography

 
Bio:
Donna Lynne Champlin most recently was seen on Broadway in "Billy Elliot." Her other Broadway credits include "Sweeney Todd," "By Jeeves," "James Joyce's The Dead" and most notably for her portrayal of Older Helen (based on a young Carol Burnett) in "Hollywood Arms" written by Carol Burnett and ... (read more)
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Bio:
Donna Lynne Champlin most recently was seen on Broadway in "Billy Elliot." Her other Broadway credits include "Sweeney Todd," "By Jeeves," "James Joyce's The Dead" and most notably for her portrayal of Older Helen (based on a young Carol Burnett) in "Hollywood Arms" written by Carol Burnett and ... (read more)

Donna Lynne Champlin most recently was seen on Broadway in "Billy Elliot." Her other Broadway credits include "Sweeney Todd," "By Jeeves," "James Joyce's The Dead" and most notably for her portrayal of Older Helen (based on a young Carol Burnett) in "Hollywood Arms" written by Carol Burnett and directed by Harold Prince. Other NYC/Off-Broadway credits include "Promises, Promises," "The Taming of the Shrew," "Almost, Maine," "Master Class" at the MET, "The Dark at the Top of the Stairs" (OBIE Award), "Bury The Dead," "Flight of the Lawnchair Man" (NYMF award, "Outstanding Performance"), "Love Jerry" (NYMF award, "Outstanding Performance"), "First Lady Suite," "My Life with Albertine," City Center Encores! "Bloomer Girl," and Carnegie Hall's "Very Warm for May." A Princess Grace Grant winner and Presidential Scholar in the Arts, Donna Lynne graduated with high honors from CMU and studied at Oxford on scholarship with an emphasis on Shakespeare and Chekhov.

Donna Lynne Champlin Awards and Nominations

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Obie Awards - 2007 - Performance Gold Star
Donna Lynne Champlin The Dark at the Top of the Stairs
 
Obie Awards - 2007 - Performance Gold Star
Donna Lynne ChamplinThe Dark at the Top of the Stairs