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Hannah Elless

 
Bio:
Hannah returns to Broadway after making her debut in the revival of Stephen Schwartz's Godspell. TV/Film: "Glee" (FOX), The Lake Effect, Before Winter and the upcoming film When Mary Met Ally. Off-B'way: The Other Josh Cohen. Select theatre: Hamlet (Ophelia), Phaedra (Aricia), Henry V (Katharine), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Hannah returns to Broadway after making her debut in the revival of Stephen Schwartz's Godspell. TV/Film: "Glee" (FOX), The Lake Effect, Before Winter and the upcoming film When Mary Met Ally. Off-B'way: The Other Josh Cohen. Select theatre: Hamlet (Ophelia), Phaedra (Aricia), Henry V (Katharine), ... (read complete bio)
Broadway Rewind: The Sun Shines Again for BRIGHT STAR VideoBroadway Rewind: The Sun Shines Again for BRIGHT STAR
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 8, 2020

Today we rewind to 2016, when Bright Star arrived on Broadway. The musical opened on March 24 at the Cort Theatre, where it ran for 109 performances.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Liz Callaway Sing from Carmel Dean's WELL-BEHAVED WOMEN VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Liz Callaway Sing from Carmel Dean's WELL-BEHAVED WOMEN
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2020

Broadway ladies united earlier this month for the world premiere of Award-winning composer Carmel Dean's Well-Behaved Women. The cast included: LaChanze, Liz Callaway, Natascia Diaz, Melissa Rose Hirsh, Bonnie Milligan, Katie Thompson, Kuhoo Verma, Sasha Allen, AndreŐĀa Burns, Hannah Elless and Barbara Walsh. Watch an exclusive song from the show, performed by Liz Callaway as¬†Neil Armstrong's wife, Janet Armstrong.¬†

VIDEO: LaChanze & Celia Rose Gooding Talk Making History on Broadway on TODAY VideoVIDEO: LaChanze & Celia Rose Gooding Talk Making History on Broadway on TODAY
by Stage Tube - Dec 24, 2019

Tony winner LaChanze, who is currently starring in a?oeA Christmas Carol,a?? and her daughter Celia Rose Gooding, who is making her Broadway debut in a?oeJagged Little Pill,a?? stopped by TODAY on Tuesday to talk about making Broadway history! 

VIDEO: Jai Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Discuss What it Means  VideoVIDEO: Jai Srinivasan and Sebastian Ortiz of A CHRISTMAS CAROL Discuss What it Means to Play Tiny Tim as Disabled Kids
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

Two boys share the role of Tiny Tim in Broadway's new production of A Christmas Carol. But that's not all they share.

BWW TV: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Kicks Off the Holiday Season on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Kicks Off the Holiday Season on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 21, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, opened on Broadway last night, November 20, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and we're taking you to inside the festivities below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 19, 2019

The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, is currently in previews on Broadway this holiday season, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, London. Playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens' classic story.  The production began previews on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street), and will open on Wednesday, November 20, 2019. 

BWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: Looking Back at BRIGHT STAR's Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2019

The sun is gonna shine today because its the birthday of the legendary actor and comedian Steve Martin! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at his Tony-nominated musical Bright Star that he wrote the score for with Edie Brickell. Get a peek inside the show's opening night with Martin and Brickell alongside cast members including Carmen Cusack, Paul Alexander Nolan, and more! Check out the full video!

VIDEO: First Look at Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper  VideoVIDEO: First Look at Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Apr 26, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil. Benny & Joon began performances Thursday, April 4, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Benny & Joon is presented by special arrangement with Larry Hirschhorn. Opening Night is set for Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 7:00pm.

VIDEO: Watch Clips of Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper VideoVIDEO: Watch Clips of Bryce Pinkham, Hannah Elless, and More in BENNY & JOON at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil. Benny & Joon began performances Thursday, April 4, 2019, and will continue through Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse (22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, NJ). Benny & Joon is presented by special arrangement with Larry Hirschhorn. Opening Night is set for Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 7:00pm.

BWW TV: Hannah Elless, Bryce Pinkham & More Preview Paper Mill's BENNY & JOON! VideoBWW TV: Hannah Elless, Bryce Pinkham & More Preview Paper Mill's BENNY & JOON!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 24, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse will soon present the East Coast premiere of Benny & Joon with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, based on the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture written by Barry Berman and Leslie McNeil.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of David Rossmer & Steve Rosen in THE OTHER JOSH COHEN! VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights of David Rossmer & Steve Rosen in THE OTHER JOSH COHEN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 12, 2018

The critically-acclaimed musical comedy THE OTHER JOSH COHEN opens Off-Broadway tonight, Monday November 12, at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43rd Street). The musical - nominated for six Drama Desk Awards and the Lortel Award for Outstanding Musical upon its world premiere in 2012 - features Book, Music and Lyrics by David Rossmer and Steve Rosen, who co-star in the title roles, under the direction of Tony Award nominee Hunter Foster. Joining Rosen and Rossmer in the cast are Drama Desk nominee Kate Wetherhead (Legally Blonde), Hannah Elless(Bright Star), Elizabeth Nestlerode (Once Tour), Luke Darnell (Million Dollar Quartet Vegas) and Louis Tucci (Buddy);Zach Spound (Cruel Intentions: The Musical) will serve as swing. Previews began Friday, October 26, 2018, for the show's limited engagement of seventeen weeks through February 24, 2019.

Corey Cott and Hannah Elless Debut Songs from New Einstein Musical REBEL GENIUS VideoCorey Cott and Hannah Elless Debut Songs from New Einstein Musical REBEL GENIUS
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 11, 2018

Broadway's Corey Cott (Bandstand) and Hannah Elless (Bright Star) star in two newly released music videos from the new musical Rebel/Genius. With book, music and lyrics by Peabody Award-winning composer Matthew Puckett, Rebel/Genius is inspired by the early life of scientific genius, Albert Einstein. Cott and Elless perform 'Faster' and 'What Love Looks Like,' singing the roles of Einstein and his first wife Mileva Mari?, respectively.

VIDEO: On This Day, November 7- Prepare Ye for the First Broadway Revival of GODSPELL VideoVIDEO: On This Day, November 7- Prepare Ye for the First Broadway Revival of GODSPELL
by Stage Tube - Nov 7, 2017

Today we celebrate the first Broadway revival of Stephen Schwartz's Godspell, which opened on this day in 2011.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At BENNY & JOON At The Old Globe Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At BENNY & JOON At The Old Globe Theatre
by Alan Henry - Sep 13, 2017

The world premiere of BENNY & JOON will run at The Old Globe Theatre through October 22. Based on the 1993 movie of the same name with a screenplay by Barry Berman and Lesley McNeil, BENNY & JOON follows the story of auto mechanic Benny, who is the only care taker of his eccentric sister Joon. Things become complicated when Sam, with his own take on the world, steps into the picture and turns everything upside down. BENNY & JOON explores what happens when you step outside of what you know, and take the leap toward love.

VIDEO: The Broadwaysted Gang Gets Ready to Day Drink Through 50th Episode!
by Stage Tube - Apr 6, 2017

BROADWAYSTED - the popular and hilarious podcast that combines theatre and alcohol- is gearing up for their 50th Episode where they'll be appearing live as the headliners of an afternoon event of "Day Drinking" at NYC PodFest.  The show, which also features Smithsonian's podcast sidedoor and Death Wish Coffee Company's Fueled by Death Cast, will find the Broadwaysted crew day drinking with special guest Krysta Rodriguez.  For tickets, click here.

BWW TV Exclusive: Carmen Cusack Croons Tunes at BRIGHT STAR's Reunion Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 3, 2017

On December 12, the company of BRIGHT STAR reunited for a one-night-only concert at Town Hall. In celebration of their recent GRAMMY Award nomination, BroadwayWorld has exclusive footage from the concert - listen to Carmen Cusack croon onstage below!

BWW Exclusive: Ashleigh Gray Performs BRAVE on Daniel and Laura Curtis OVERTURE Album!
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2016

Composers Daniel and Laura Curtis have pulled together an array of Broadway and West End stars for their OVERTURE album-  now available for pre-order on www.danandlauracurtis.com and released 24th October.

BWW TV: Fly High with Highlights of the Many Peters of Transport Group's PETER PAN Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 16, 2016

BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you highlights from the show below!

VIDEO: GLEE's Jenna Ushkowitz Releases Single to Launch 2016 Your Voice Competition
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 28, 2016

GLEE star Jenna Ushkowitz has today released the song, Standing On My Own which is written by composers, Daniel and Laura Curtis. The release also opens the 2016 Your Voice Competition for entries.

BWW TV: BRIGHT STAR's Hannah Elless Sings The Star-Spangled Banner at Mets Game
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 26, 2016

Broadway's Hannah Elless, from the hit musical BRIGHT STAR, performed the National Anthem at last night's METS Game against the Cincinnati Reds. Click below to watch her sing The Star-Spangled Banner, plus follow this link for photos!

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