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2013
SUNDAY, JUNE 9, 2013
Live at Radio City Music Hall

Andrea Martin — Nominee for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical

Andrea Martin

Show:
Pippin

Role:
Berthe, Pippin’s wise and sharp-tongued grandmother who has a few delightful tricks up her sleeve.

Bio Brief:
After getting her start on SCTV, Andrea Martin has taken on dozens of hilarious roles, including Oklahoma! and Young Frankenstein on Broadway and My Big Fat Greek Wedding and Hedwig and the Angry Inch on the big screen.

Other Honors for This Role:
—Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
—Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
—Drama League nomination for Distinguished Performance
—Fred and Adele Astaire Award nomination for Outstanding Female Dancer in a Broadway Show

Tony History:
1993: Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, My Favorite Year
1997: Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Candide
2002: Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Oklahoma!
2008: Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Young Frankenstein

Fun Fact:
Martin’s first professional role was Lucy in a touring production of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

Quotable Quote:
“I feel like I’m a part of the circus—not even an honorary member. I feel like what we’re doing out there every night is circus. It’s a dream come true.” —Martin in an interview with Broadway.com, April 25.

Other Nominees for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical