(Bio as of April 2013)
Nikka Graff Lanzarone makes her Goodman debut. She has appeared on Broadway in Chicago as Velma Kelly, and in Lincoln Center Theater’s Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown. Her off-Broadway credits include Hello Again with Transport Group and Seussical at the Lucille Lortel Theatre. In Las Vegas she appeared in PeepShow, and her regional theater credits include A Chorus Line and Carnival at Paper Mill Playhouse; Into the Woods at Baltimore’s Centerstage and the Westport Country Playhouse; The Who’s Tommy at Bay Street Theatre; The Producers at Merry-Go-Round Playhouse and Nine at the Chance Theatre. Her film credits include Bandslam, she has appeared on television in Smash and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, both on NBC, and her cast recordings include the Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown and Seussical cast albums. Ms. Lanzarone has performed in concerts at the Hollywood Bowl, the Sydney Opera House and in two operas with LA Opera. She holds a BFA from The Boston Conservatory. nikka-graff-lanzarone.com.