Five Famous Broadway Actors Who Helped the AIDS fight

Who are some of the greatest actors of the Broadway theatre in New York? Let’s go through this quick ranking of outstanding theatre actors, who rose to fame in New York:

Patti LuPone

Patti Ann LuPone (born April 21, 1949) is an American actress and singer, who gained popularity with her roles in Broadway musicals in New York. The New York-based actress is a winner of two Grammy Awards, two Tony Awards, and two Oliver Awards. Her Broadway debut as an actress was in Three Sisters in 1973.

Idina Menzel

Born in New York in 1971, Idina is an American actress, singer, and songwriter, who gained great popularity in the theatre. She rose to fame with the role of Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical “Rent.” Then, the theatre actress received a Tony Award nomination in 1996. Later on, in 2003, she played Elphaba in the blockbuster  Broadway theatre show “Wicked” and won the 2004 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical.

Kristin Chenoweth

Another actress, who rose to fame on the Broadway theatre in New York. Kristin has credits in musical theatre, film, and television and in 1999 she won a Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown on Broadway. 

Later on, in 2003, she played Glinda in the popular Broadway theatre show “Wicked”, which earned her a nomination for another Tony.

Andrew Rannells

Andrew Scott Rannells (born August 23, 1978) is an American actor, voice actor, and singer. Nominated for a Tony Award for Best Performance for his performance as Elder Prince in the Broadway theatre show “The Book of Mormon”, which was staged in New York.  A popular and well-acknowledged theatre actor, Andrew received a second Tony nomination in 2017. 

Lin-Manuel Miranda 

Born in New York City, Lin-Manuel Miranda is a famous American actor, composer, lyricist, rapper, playwright, and producer, who starred in the Broadway theatre musical “In the Heights” and “Hamilton on Broadway.” The actor with versatile talents has won Tony, Pulitzer, Grammy, and Emmy Awards, as well as a MacArthur Fellowship.

Many famous actors starring Broadway, New York

The Broadway theatre has helped many popular actors to rise to fame. We are proud to say that New York is a place, where you can have a unique theatre experience. 

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