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Rebecca Luker

Biography

Actress/vocalist Rebecca Luker was created in Helena, AL, on Apr 17, 1961, and raised in Birmingham, AL. She produced her Broadway debut as an alternative cast member within the Phantom from the Opera. She 1st originated a job on Broadway when she experienced a featured component in THE TRICK Garden (Apr 25, 1991). She starred in Broadway revivals of Display Boat (Oct 2, 1994), The Sound of Music (March 12, 1998), as well as the Music Guy (Apr 27, 2000). She was an upgraded cast member within the 2003 revival of Nine and experienced a featured component within the Broadway creation of Mary Poppins from its starting on Oct 14, 2006, to Feb 27, 2010. She’s also appeared in lots of local productions of musicals. Luker offers sung on Broadway solid albums for THE TRICK Garden, Show Vessel, The Audio of Music, as well as the Music Guy, and she’s made an appearance on concert solid and studio solid recordings of several additional musicals. Varèse Sarabande released her debut single recording, Anything Goes: Rebecca Luker Sings Cole Porter, on March 26, 1996. Her second (Departing House) and third (Greenwich Period) single albums had been released by PS Classics on March 16, 2004, and Oct 20, 2009, respectively.

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Full Name Rebecca Luker
Profession Actor, Singer
Education University of Montevallo
Nationality American
Spouse Danny Burstein
Music Songs Something Good, I'm Old Fashioned, The Folks Who Live on the Hill, The Song Is You, My Husband's First Wife, Bill/Can't Help Lovin' That Man, April Fooled Me, And I Am All Alone, I Got Love, Do-Re-Mi, Can't Help Singing, The Sound of Music, I'll Be Hard to Handle, Once in a Blue Moon, My White Knight, Sing For Your Supper, Why Was I Born?, Song of a Second April, Goodnight, My Someone, So Long, Farewell, I Like Pretty Things / Where Oh Where?, Love Is Not All, If I Should Learn in Some Quite Casual Way, Birthday Horoscope for B.R., Ah, Fong Lo!, Leader of the Big Time Band, Sixteen Going on Seventeen, After You, Who?, The Lonely Goatherd, Music I Heard with You, Hosanna III, Hosanna II
Albums Anything Goes: Rebecca Luker Sings Cole Porter, Tom Herman/Music for Voice, Greenwich Time, I Got Love: Songs of Jerome Kern, Unsuitable
Nominations Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Musical, Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Movies Not Fade Away, Cupid & Cate


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1 Performing in The Vagina Monologues [January 2003]
2 Playing Mrs.Banks in the original Broadway company of Mary Poppins [August 2007]
3 Was nominated for a 2007 Tony award for her portrayal of Mrs. Banks in the Broadway musical version of Mary Poppins.
4 Was twice nominated for Broadway's Tony Award as Best Actress (Musical): in 1995 for her role as Magnolia in a revival of "Show Boat," and in 2000 for her role as Marian in a revival of "The Music Man."
5 She is the first singer-actress to ever be nominated for a Tony Award for her performance as Magnolia in "Show Boat".
6 Nominated for Tony award for her role as Magnolia in the 1994 revival of "Show Boat".
7 Received Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations for her performance as Marian in the Broadway production of "The Music Man".


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Rewrite 2014 Joan
Russian Broadway Shut Down 2014 Short Candide - Cunegonde
Boardwalk Empire 2012 TV Series Sister Agnes
Not Fade Away 2012 Marti Dietz
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2004-2011 TV Series Mrs. Walsh / Wendy Campbell
Submissions Only 2011 TV Series Hannah Labove
The Good Wife 2010 TV Series Carleen Loren
Spectropia 2006 Singer at the Ball
Cupid & Cate 2000 TV Movie Annette
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas 1997 Video Chorus (singing voice)

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts 2011 TV Movie performer: "Will I Ever Tell You?"
Great Performances 1995-2001 TV Series performer - 3 episodes
The 52nd Annual Tony Awards 1998 TV Special performer: "Do-Re-Mi", "The Sound of Music"
The 45th Annual Tony Awards 1991 TV Special performer: "Lily's Eyes"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Broadway Lullaby 2012 Documentary short Herself
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts 2011 TV Movie Herself - Performer
The 61st Annual Tony Awards 2007 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Featured Actress in a Musical
The 60th Annual Tony Awards 2006 TV Special Herself - Audience Member
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts 2001 TV Special Herself
Evening at Pops 2001 TV Series documentary Herself
Great Performances 1995-2001 TV Series Herself / Herself - Performer
Broadway on Broadway 2000 TV Movie Herself - Performer "Lida Rose / Dream of Now" (The Music Man)
Backstage at 'The Sound of Music' 1999 TV Movie documentary Maria
The 52nd Annual Tony Awards 1998 TV Special Herself - Performer
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1998 TV Series Herself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1997 TV Movie Herself
The 49th Annual Tony Awards 1995 TV Special Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Musical
Larry King Live 1994 TV Series
The 45th Annual Tony Awards 1991 TV Special Herself - Performer

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