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SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016
Live at Beacon Theatre

Phillipa Soo — Nominee for Best Leading Actress in a Musical


Eliza Schuyler, the wife of Alexander Hamilton

Bio Brief:
Prior to making her Broadway debut in Hamilton, Soo originated the role of Eliza in the musical off-Broadway premiere at the Public Theater. She also starred as Natasha in the acclaimed off-Broadway run of Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812. Her other stage credits include A Little Night Music and School for Wives.

Other Honors For This Role:
— Audience Choice Award for Favorite Leading Actress in a Musical
— Audience Choice Award for Favorite Breakthrough Performance
— Audience Choice Award nomination for Favorite Onstage Pair (with Lin-Manuel Miranda)

Tony History:
This is Soo's first Tony Award nomination.

Fun Fact:
Soo's wedding to Broadway alum Steven Pasquale will be officiated by co-Tony nominee and former Hamilton co-star Jonathan Groff.

Other Nominees for Best Leading Actress in a Musical