BROADWAY TO GREENSBORO
The Virginia Sommerville Sutton Theatre at Well·Spring, in collaboration with University of North Carolina at Greensboro Musical Theatre, presents Beth Leavel with Phil Reno at the Piano.
Tony Winner Beth Leavel will next be seen starring as Miranda Priestly in the new Broadway musical, The Devil Wears Prada, music by Elton John. Most recently, Beth was nominated for a 2019 Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, and Outer Critics Circle award for her performance as DeeDee Allen in the critically acclaimed Broadway show The Prom. She received Tony, Drama Desk, NY Outer Critics Circle and L.A. Drama Critics Awards for her performance as the title character in The Drowsy Chaperone; as well as Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle nominations for her role as Florence Greenberge in Baby It’s You.
Other Broadway roles include Mrs. June Adams in Bandstand, Emily in Elf, Donna in Mamma Mia!, Flrau Blucher in Young Frankenstein, Dorothy Brock in the revival of 42nd Street, Tess in the original company of Crazy for You, Mrs. Bixby in The Civil War, Ellie in Hal Prince’s Showboat, and Anytime Annie (Broadway debut) in 42nd Street. Numerous TV, most recently The Walking Dead (AMC) and The Bite (Spectrum). Beth’s one-woman cabaret, It’s Not About Me, has played across the country to rave reviews and sold out venues.
Broadway to Greensboro is an entertaining and educational partnership between Well-Spring and the musical theatre departments of UNCG, UNCSA, Greensboro College, Elon University, and Weaver Academy that is generously supported by Sue Irvin and her late husband, John.
Accommodations for these stars are provided by the O. Henry Hotel.