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Meet Judy McLane

 

Judy McLane starred  as Donna Sheridan for 3 1/2 years and as Tanya for 7 1/2 years, making  her the longest running lead in Mamma Mia!  with a total of over 4,000  performances in the smash hit musical on Broadway. 


Judy  received critical acclaim for creating the role of  Vienna in Johnny  Guitar, Off-Broadway,  garnering a Drama Desk Nomination and a Drama  League Award for Distinguished Performance in the Theater. She has  appeared on Broadway in Kiss of the Spider Woman performing duets with  the legendary Chita Rivera, Aspects of Love with John Cullum &  Chess. She created the role of Lillian in the two-person musical and  World Premiere of  Los Otros by Michael John LaChuisa  at the Everyman  Theatre. Her national and international tours include roles as the  Baker's Wife in Into the Woods, the Narrator in Joseph and the Amazing  Technicolor Dreamcoat with Donny Osmond, Mrs. Baskin in Big, and Side By  Side By Sondheim directed by Rob Marshall. Some other favorite roles  include: Diana in Next to Normal (Pioneer Theatre),Margaret in Light in  the Piazza (Raleigh Theatre, Broadway World Award) Phyllis in Follies  (Signature Theater, Helen Hayes nomination), Eva Peron in Evita, the  title character in Victor/Victoria, Aldonza in Man of La Mancha, Luisa  in Nine, Nancy in Oliver!, Florence in Chess, Lily in Dr. Jekyll and Mr.  Hyde (Paper Mill Playhouse), Fiona in Brigadoon, Milly in Seven Brides  for Seven Brothers (St. Louis Muny), Mrs. Walker in Tommy, Rebecca in  Rags (American Musical Theater of San Jose), Mary Magdalene in Jesus  Christ Superstar (Sacramento Music Circus), and Ann in 1940's Radio Hour  (Repertory Theater of St. Louis), Isabella in Wuthering Heights (Olney  Playhouse), and Lucy in Wildhorn's Jekyll & Hyde (Casa Manana). As a  worldwide concert and cabaret artist,  she has  performed as a soloist  with many symphony orchestras including the Bolshoi Orchestra in Moscow,  the National Orchestra of Lyon, France, National Symphony of Canada,  National Symphony Orchestra, Baltimore, Buffalo, Cincinnati, Dallas,  Detroit, Ft. Worth, Indianapolis, Memphis, Milwaukee, Naples, Oklahoma  City, Oregon, Pittsburgh, Seattle, St. Louis, Southwest Florida,Toronto,  and Chatauqua Symphony Orchestras and Chess in Concert at Carnegie  Hall, among many others. She stars as Donna in the Cult Classic Film,   Were the World Mine. Television includes NBC's The Blacklist, Guiding  Light and Another World.  Judy can be heard on the recordings of Johnny  Guitar and Sundance the Musical.

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Judy McLane