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Kristin Chenoweth

Kristin Dawn Chenoweth is an American singer and actress, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. In 1999, she won a Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown on Broadway, and in 2003, she received wide notice for originating the role of Glinda in the musical Wicked. Her television roles have included Annabeth Schott in NBC's The West Wing and Olive Snook on the ABC comedy-drama Pushing Daisies, for which she won a 2009 Emmy Award. Chenoweth also starred in the ABC TV series GCB in 2012.
An Oklahoma native, Chenoweth sang gospel music as a child and studied opera before deciding to pursue a career in musical theatre. In 1997, she made her Broadway debut in Steel Pier. Besides You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Wicked, Chenoweth's stage work includes five City Center Encores! productions, Broadway's The Apple Tree in 2006 and Promises, Promises in 2010, as well as Off-Broadway and regional theatre productions.
Chenoweth had her own TV series Kristin in 2001, and has guest starred on many shows, including Sesame Street and Glee, for which she was nominated for Emmy awards in 2010 and 2011. In films, she has played mostly character roles, such as in Bewitched, The Pink Panther and RV. She has played roles in made-for-TV movies, done voice work in animated films and the animated TV series Sit Down, Shut Up, hosted several award shows and released several albums of songs, including A Lovely Way to Spend Christmas and Some Lessons Learned. Chenoweth also penned a 2009 memoir, A Little Bit Wicked: Life, Love, and Faith in Stages.


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The Rocky Horror Show - Publicity Designer

20:15, Sun 31st May 2020 - Wed 3rd June 2020 at Adelphi Theatre
16:30, Sun 7th June 2020 - Wed 10th June 2020 at Adelphi Theatre
20:30, Sun 14th June 2020 - Wed 17th June 2020 at Adelphi Theatre

The Rocky Horror Show is a musical with music, lyrics and a book by Richard O'Brien. A humorous tribute to the science fiction and horror B movies of the late 1940s through early 1970s, the musical tells the story of a newly engaged couple getting caught in a storm and coming to the home of a mad transvestite scientist unveiling his new creation, a muscle man named Rocky Horror.
Produced and directed by Jim Sharman, the original London production of the musical premiered at the Royal Court Theatre on 19 June 1973 before moving to several other locations and closing on 13 September 1980, running for a total of 2,960 performances and winning the 1973 Evening Standard Award for Best Musical. Its 1974 debut in the US in Los Angeles had a successful 9 month run but its 1975 Broadway debut lasted only 3 previews and 45 showings despite gaining 1 Tony nomination and 3 Drama Desk nominations. Various international productions have since spanned across 6 of the world's continents as well as West End and Broadway revivals and 8 UK tours.
The musical has since developed a cult following and was also adapted into the 1975 film The Rocky Horror Picture Show, which today has a worldwide cult following and has the longest-running release in film history. The musical was ranked 8th in a BBC Radio 2 listener poll of the "Nation's Number One Essential Musicals".

Kristin Chenoweth is preparing for

  • Annie - Lily St. Regis, Annie

    23:45, Tue 9th June 2020 - Sat 13th June 2020 at Liverpool Empire Theatre

    Annie is a Broadway musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip Little Orphan Annie, with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and the book by Thomas Meehan. The original Broad…

  • Wicked - Elphaba

    11:00, Tue 7th July 2020 - Fri 10th July 2020 at The Old Vic

    Wicked is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and a book by Winnie Holzman. It is based on the 1995 Gregory Maguire novel Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, a…

  • A Little Night Music - Petra

    23:30, Tue 18th August 2020 - Sat 22nd August 2020 at Adelphi Theatre
    20:45, Tue 25th August 2020 - Sat 29th August 2020 at Adelphi Theatre
    14:45, Tue 1st September 2020 - Sat 5th September 2020 at Adelphi Theatre

    A Little Night Music is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. Inspired by the Ingmar Bergman film Smiles of a Summer Night, it involves the romantic lives of seve…

  • No Exit - Sound Designer

    20:15, Tue 22nd September 2020 - Sat 26th September 2020 at Globe Theatre, London

    No Exit is a 1944 existentialist French play by Jean-Paul Sartre. The original title is the French equivalent of the legal term in camera, referring to a private discussion behind closed doors; English…

  • Spring Awakening - Sound Designer

    19:45, Mon 14th December 2020 - Sat 19th December 2020 at Savoy Theatre

    Spring Awakening is a rock musical with music by Duncan Sheik and a book and lyrics by Steven Sater. It is based on the controversial German play Spring Awakening by Frank Wedekind which was banned in…

  • Miss Saigon - Lighting Designer

    17:45, Mon 11th January 2021 - Fri 15th January 2021 at Noël Coward Theatre
    19:45, Mon 18th January 2021 - Fri 22nd January 2021 at Noël Coward Theatre
    19:30, Mon 25th January 2021 - Fri 29th January 2021 at Noël Coward Theatre

    Miss Saigon is a musical by Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil, with lyrics by Boublil and Richard Maltby, Jr. It is based on Giacomo Puccini's opera Madame Butterfly, and similarly tells the…

  • Bye Bye Birdie - Randolph MacAfee

    19:45, Sun 14th February 2021 - Fri 19th February 2021 at Random Venue 46

    Bye Bye Birdie is a stage musical with a book by Michael Stewart, lyrics by Lee Adams, and music by Charles Strouse.
    Originally titled Let's Go Steady, the satire on American society is set in 1958.…

  • Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - Issachar

    21:00, Mon 14th June 2021 - Sat 19th June 2021 at Sadler's Wells Theatre

    Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is an Andrew Lloyd Webber musical with lyrics by Tim Rice. The story is based on the "coat of many colors" story of Joseph from the Bible's Book of Genesis.…

  • Fiddler on the Roof - Violin

    21:00, Mon 19th July 2021 - Fri 23rd July 2021 at The Old Vic
    20:15, Mon 26th July 2021 - Fri 30th July 2021 at The Old Vic
    20:15, Mon 2nd August 2021 - Fri 6th August 2021 at The Old Vic

    Fiddler on the Roof is a musical with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Joseph Stein, set in Tsarist Russia in 1905. It is based on Tevye and his Daughters by Sholem Aleichem.…

  • The Comedy of Errors - Producer

    20:15, Sun 26th September 2021 - Wed 29th September 2021 at Crucible Theatre

    The Comedy of Errors is one of William Shakespeare's earliest plays. It is his shortest and one of his most farcical comedies, with a major part of the humour coming from slapstick and mistaken identity…

  • Oliver! - Grimwig

    19:45, Tue 9th November 2021 - Fri 12th November 2021 at Globe Theatre, London
    19:45, Tue 16th November 2021 - Fri 19th November 2021 at Globe Theatre, London
    19:15, Tue 23rd November 2021 - Fri 26th November 2021 at Globe Theatre, London

    Oliver! is a British musical, with music and lyrics by Lionel Bart. The musical is based upon the novel Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens.
    It premièred in the West End in 1960, enjoying a long run, a succ…

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