Desi Oakley News

 
Bio:
Desi Oakley most recently appeared as Roxie Hart in Chicago on Broadway. She also performed as the original Jenna in the National Tour of Waitress. Her Broadway credits include Wicked, Annie and Les Misérables. In addition to Waitress, her National Tour credits include Wicked and Evita. Desi's new ... (read more)
 

Bio:
Desi Oakley most recently appeared as Roxie Hart in Chicago on Broadway. She also performed as the original Jenna in the National Tour of Waitress. Her Broadway credits include Wicked, Annie and Les Misérables. In addition to Waitress, her National Tour credits include Wicked and Evita. Desi's new ... (read more)
AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Celebrates Its 16th Anniversary and Returns To The Green Room 42AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Celebrates Its 16th Anniversary and Returns To The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2019

AT THIS PERFORMANCEa?? celebrates its 16th anniversary and returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys and Understudies from Moulin Rouge; Ain't Too Proud; Broadway Bounty Hunter; Frozen; Kiss Me, Kate; Be More Chill; Alice By Heart; School Of Rock; and Bandstand on Monday, October 7th at 7pm. (more...)

Krystina Alabado, J Harrison Ghee, Desi Oakley, and More Set For BROADWAY SINGS UNPLUGGED: SARA BAREILLESKrystina Alabado, J Harrison Ghee, Desi Oakley, and More Set For BROADWAY SINGS UNPLUGGED: SARA BAREILLES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2019

The lineup is set for the first of three Broadway Sings concerts honoring singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles. On September 30 at The Green Room 42, this Broadway Sings spinoff concert will feature original a?oeunpluggeda?? arrangements of Bareilles' hits, orchestrated for an acoustic band. The night will offer two identical shows at 7pm and 9:30pm. (more...)

Desi Oakley And Hannah Elless Join The Cast Of Angela Sclafani's PASSION PROJECT at the Green Room 42Desi Oakley And Hannah Elless Join The Cast Of Angela Sclafani's PASSION PROJECT at the Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2019

Desi Oakley and Hannah Elless join The Green Room 42 for the world premiere of Angela Sclafani's Passion Project: Love Songs From Women To Their Work On Monday, September 23 At 9:30pm. (more...)

AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42; Lineup Announced!AT THIS PERFORMANCE... Returns To The Green Room 42; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2019

AT THIS PERFORMANCEa?? returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys and Understudies from AIN'T TOO PROUD; BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER; WICKED; KISS ME KATE; BE MORE CHILL; A STRANGE LOOP and ANASTASIA on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH at 7 PM. (more...)

Drew Gehling, Jessica Vosk and More Among Rotating Cast of SARA BAREILLES: UNPLUGGEDDrew Gehling, Jessica Vosk and More Among Rotating Cast of SARA BAREILLES: UNPLUGGED
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2019

Three all-star lineups are set for the next concerts in the new Broadway Sings spinoff series, Broadway Sings: Unplugged. On September 30, October 21, and November 18, The Green Room 42 will present three different casts for Sara Bareilles: Unplugged each month, featuring original a?oeunpluggeda?? arrangements of the singer-songwriter's hits, orchestrated for an acoustic band. Each night will offer two identical shows: 7pm and 9:30pm. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 7/31: Casting Announced For THE ROSE TATTOO Starring Marisa Tomei, and More!Wake Up With BWW 7/31: Casting Announced For THE ROSE TATTOO Starring Marisa Tomei, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 31, 2019

Today's top stories: Full casting has been announced for The Rose Tattoo starring Marisa Tomei, and more! (more...)

Dylis Croman Returns to the Role of Roxie in CHICAGODylis Croman Returns to the Role of Roxie in CHICAGO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2019

Dylis Croman has returned to the Broadway production of Chicago as Roxie Hart, beginning last night, July 29. She will play the role through August 18. (more...)

AT THIS PERFORMANCE...Returns to The Green Room 42AT THIS PERFORMANCE...Returns to The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2019

AT THIS PERFORMANCEa?? returns to The Green Room 42 featuring Standbys and Understudies from AIN'T TOO PROUD: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS; THE PROM; BE MORE CHILL; OKLAHOMA!; CHICAGO; BEETLEJUICE; KISS ME KATE and AVENUE Q on MONDAY, AUGUST 5TH at 7 PM. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 7/23: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Off-Broadway, Britney Spears Musical Postponed, and More!Wake Up With BWW 7/23: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Off-Broadway, Britney Spears Musical Postponed, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2019

Today's top stories: Little Shop of Horrors returns off-Broadway, Britney Spears musical postponed, and more! (more...)

Ryann Redmond, Arielle Jacobs & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant ParkRyann Redmond, Arielle Jacobs & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant Park
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2019

This week's performances will feature the casts of WAITRESS (Shoshana Bean, Brandon Kalm, Charity Angel Dawson, Dayna Dantzler, Jessie Hooker-Bailey, Max Kumangai, Tyrone Davis Jr.); CHICAGO (Lana Gordon, Desi Oakley, Eddie Bennett, Gary Cooper, Jessica Ernest, Dan Gutierrez, Mary Claire King, Barrett Martin, Pilar Millhollen, Drew Nellessen, Beth Nicely, Rachel Schur, Colt Weiss); BEETLEJUICE (Alex Brightman, Sophia Anne Caruso, Natalie Charle Ellis, Sean Montgomery); COME FROM AWAY (Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley, Holly Ann Butler, De'Lon Grant, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Pearl Sun, Astrid Van Wieren, Jim Walton); JERSEY BOYS (Austin Colby, Aaron de Jesus, Mark Edwards, John Gardiner, Dianna Barger, Amanda Dela Cruz, Olivia Valli). (more...)

ICYMI: Watch Shoshana Bean, Alex Brightman & More Belt It Out at Broadway in Bryant Park!ICYMI: Watch Shoshana Bean, Alex Brightman & More Belt It Out at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 21, 2019

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! 106.7 LITE FM's popular series will bring the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, continuing today, July 18, to Thursday, August 15. New Yorkers and visitors to the Big Apple are invited to come at 11 a.m. every Thursday, beginning July 11 through August 15, with performances running from 12:30 p.m. EST - 1:30 p.m. EST on the Bryant Park Stage. (more...)

DINER EN BLANC Brings the Ultimate Summer Outdoor Event to NYC and the WorldDINER EN BLANC Brings the Ultimate Summer Outdoor Event to NYC and the World
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 19, 2019

It's the top social event of the summer and one that people from all around the metro area attend with pleasure to enjoy food, a distinctive outdoor ambiance entertainment and good company. Diner en Blanc was held on Wednesday night, July 17 at the Nelson Rockefeller Park in Battery Park overlooking the Hudson River, the secret location that was disclosed to guests at the very last minute. (more...)

Desi Oakley and Jay Armstrong Johnson to Lead Reading of 'TIL DEATH DO US PARTDesi Oakley and Jay Armstrong Johnson to Lead Reading of 'TIL DEATH DO US PART
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2019

Winner of the SDSU New Musicals Initiative, 'TIL DEATH DO US PART tells the story of Gracie Jean, a spitfire from hardscrabble Tennessee, who is called to preach God's grace, and Matthew, heir apparent to small town Evangelical royalty, who struggles to rebel against his father while maintaining the privilege of his birth. When they meet, it's love at first sight. But what happens when a fairytale marriage becomes a battle of the sexes? (more...)

Photo Coverage: BEETLEJUICE, WAITRESS, COME FROM AWAY, CHICAGO, & JERSEY BOYS Hit The Stage At BROADWAY AT BRYANT PARKPhoto Coverage: BEETLEJUICE, WAITRESS, COME FROM AWAY, CHICAGO, & JERSEY BOYS Hit The Stage At BROADWAY AT BRYANT PARK
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jul 18, 2019

Week Two's performances included Waitress, Come From Away, Beetlejuice, Chicago, and Jersey Boys! (more...)

BWW TV: Watch BEETLEJUICE, WAITRESS & More Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park!BWW TV: Watch BEETLEJUICE, WAITRESS & More Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 18, 2019

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! 106.7 LITE FM's popular series will bring the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, continuing today, July 18, to Thursday, August 15. New Yorkers and visitors to the Big Apple are invited to come at 11 a.m. every Thursday, beginning July 11 through August 15, with performances running from 12:30 p.m. EST - 1:30 p.m. EST on the Bryant Park Stage. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 7/18: Behind the Scenes of CATS Film, BEAUTIFUL Closing, MOULIN ROUGE! Photos, and More!Wake Up With BWW 7/18: Behind the Scenes of CATS Film, BEAUTIFUL Closing, MOULIN ROUGE! Photos, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 18, 2019

Today's top stories: go behind the scenes of the upcoming Cats film, Beautiful will end its run in October, all new Moulin Rouge! photos, and more! (more...)

Shoshana Bean, Alex Brightman & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant ParkShoshana Bean, Alex Brightman & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant Park
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2019

This week's performances will feature the casts of WAITRESS (Shoshana Bean, Brandon Kalm, Charity Angel Dawson, Dayna Dantzler, Jessie Hooker-Bailey, Max Kumangai, Tyrone Davis Jr.); CHICAGO (Lana Gordon, Desi Oakley, Eddie Bennett, Gary Cooper, Jessica Ernest, Dan Gutierrez, Mary Claire King, Barrett Martin, Pilar Millhollen, Drew Nellessen, Beth Nicely, Rachel Schur, Colt Weiss); BEETLEJUICE (Alex Brightman, Sophia Anne Caruso, Natalie Charle Ellis, Sean Montgomery); COME FROM AWAY (Josh Breckenridge, Petrina Bromley, Holly Ann Butler, De'Lon Grant, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Julie Reiber, Pearl Sun, Astrid Van Wieren, Jim Walton); JERSEY BOYS (Austin Colby, Aaron de Jesus, Mark Edwards, John Gardiner, Dianna Barger, Amanda Dela Cruz, Olivia Valli). (more...)

Broadway Stars Perform at DINER EN BLANC 7/17Broadway Stars Perform at DINER EN BLANC 7/17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

For the first time in the history of the legendary Diner en Blanc in the U.S., over 5,500 lucky guests will be treated to some heavyweight Broadway stars belting out theatre tunes when the hugely popular event returns to New York on July 17th. (more...)

Photo Flash: Check Out Pictures From BROADWAY SINGS ARIANA GRANDEPhoto Flash: Check Out Pictures From BROADWAY SINGS ARIANA GRANDE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2019

On Monday night, 16 Broadway stars were featured in Broadway Sings Ariana Grande, the latest concert in the Broadway Sings concert series at Sony Hall. The tribute concerts take the music of well-known music icons and create new, unique arrangements and orchestrations by twisting the style to fit the strength of the performer. On July 29, the series will continue with its spinoff concert, Unplugged, in which Alanis Morissette will be honored at The Green Room 42. (more...)

Meet the Current Cast of CHICAGO on Broadway!Meet the Current Cast of CHICAGO on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2019

With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, Chicago is now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history. (more...)

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