Judy McLane


Judy McLane (Diana) is a Broadway veteran who performed over 4000 shows of Mamma Mia! on Broadway. She starred as Donna Sheridan and Tanya, making her the longest running lead in Mamma Mia! history. She received critical acclaim creating the role of Vienna in Johnny Guitar, garnering a Drama Desk Nomination and a Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance in the Theatre. She has appeared on Broadway in Kiss of the Spider Woman performing duets with the legendary Chita Rivera, Aspects of Love, and Chess. She played the role of Lillian in the two-person musical and world premiere of Los Otros by Michale John LaChuisa at the Everyman Theatre. Her national and international tours include 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. Favorite roles include: 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), Marie in Lombardi, Margaret in Light in the Piazza (Raleigh Theatre, Broadway World Award) Rebecca in Rags (American Musical Theater of San Jose), Mary Magdalene in Jesus Christ Superstar (Sacramento Music Circus), and Lucy in Frank Wildhorn’s Jekyll & Hyde (Casa Mañana). As a worldwide concert and cabaret artist, she has performed as a soloist with countless symphony orchestras including Bolshoi Orchestra in Moscow; the National Orchestra of Lyon, France; National Symphony of Canada; National Symphony Orchestra, Washington D.C; Chautauqua Symphony Orchestras; and Chess in Concert at Carnegie Hall. 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. Instagram- judy.mclane Twitter:@RealJudyMclane


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