BioStephanie has established herself as one of the most relevant and versatile voices in contemporary musical theatre. She received both the 2013 TONY Award and Drama Desk nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Alice Nutting/Edwin Drood in The Roundabout Theatre's production of THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD. Other Broadway credits include Reno Sweeney in the 2011 TONY Award winning revival of ANYTHING GOES, 9 TO 5:THE MUSICAL playing the role of Judy Bernly for which she earned a Drama Desk nomination for Best Actress in a Musical. She created the roles of Grace O'Malley in THE PIRATE QUEEN and Liza Minnelli In THE BOY FROM OZ (opposite Hugh Jackman). Ms. Block is best known for her portrayal as Elphaba in the Broadway company of WICKED as well as originating the role in the First National Tour for which she won numerous awards including the prestigious Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical.

Ms. Block has sung with numerous symphony orchestras including the NY Pops at Carnegie Hall, Boston Pops, National Symphony Orchestra (under the baton of Marvin Hamlisch), Dallas Symphony, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Utah Symphony, Columbus Symphony, Charlotte Symphony and the Cleveland Pops among many others. Her solo concert has been critically acclaimed and continues to sell out throughout the US and in London.

Some of her Off-Broadway and regional theatrical credits include LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE (Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical), BY THE WAY, MEET VERA STARK (Drama Desk nomination for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play), THEY'RE PLAYING OUR SONG (starring opposite Jason Alexander), CATS (St Louis' Kevin Kline Award Nominee- Best Actress), FUNNY GIRL, CRAZY FOR YOU (L.A. Ovation Award Nominee), OLIVER (Critics Award-Best Actress), James Joyce's THE DEAD, TRIUMPH OF LOVE, THE GRASS HARP, SOUTH PACIFIC, WILL ROGERS FOLLIES and the World Premiere of WICKED.

Stephanie's solo album, THIS PLACE I KNOW has been received with great praise, lauded by critics as "One of the best debut recordings to come out of the Broadway community in quite some time... 6 out of 5 stars". An array of award-winning songwriters assembled to help interpret their music on Stephanie's album. Composers such as Stephen Schwartz, Marvin Hamlisch and the legendary Dolly Parton join forces with Ms. Block to create a thrilling musical experience. Stephanie's voice can be heard on multiple cast recordings, including THE BOY FROM OZ, THE PIRATE QUEEN, WICKED's 5th Anniversary Album and 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL (GrammyNomination).

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The Mystery of Edwin Drood   Alice Nutting/Edwin Drood   Studio 54, Dir. Scott Ellis
Anything Goes   Reno Sweeney   The Stephen Sondheim Theater, Dir. Kathleen Marshall
9 to 5: The Musical   Judy Bernly   The Marquis Marquis, Dir. Joe Mantello
Wicked   Elphaba   The Gershwin Theater, Dir. Joe Mantello
The Pirate Queen   Grace O'Malley   The Hilton Theatre, Dir. Frank Galati
The Boy from Oz   Liza Minnelli   The Imperial Theater, Dir. Phil McKinley
Little Miss Sunshine   Sheryl Hoover   2econd Stage Theatre, New York
By the Way, Meet Vera Stark   Gloria Mitchell   2econd Stage Theatre, New York
National Tours
They're Playing Our Song   Sonia Walsk   Reprise! Theatre Company, Los Angeles
CATS   Grizabella   St. Louis MUNY
9 TO 5: The Musical   Judy Bernly   The Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles
The Pirate Queen   Grace O'Malley   The Cadillac Theatre, Chicago
2006 Helen Hayes Award - Outstanding Lead Actress
  Elphaba   1st National Tour
Wicked   Elphaba U/S   Curran Theatre, San Francisco
Crazy for You*
2002 Ovation Award Nomination - Best Actress
  Polly   Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center
I Love a Piano   Ginger   The Denver Center
Fiddler on the Roof   Tzietle Pittsburgh CLO
James Joyce's The Dead   Mary Jane   Kennedy Center & Ahmanson Theatre
Oliver (2001 Austin Critics Table Award-Best Actress)   Nancy   Austin Musical Theatre
Bye Bye Birdie   Rosie   Sacramento Music Circus
Bells are Ringing   Gwynne   Reprise!
Grease   Rizzo   Santa Barbara CLO
The Glass Harp   Baby Love   Pasadena Playhouse
Crazy for You   Polly   McCoy/Rigby Ent. & Sacramento Music Circus
Guys & Dolls   Sarah Brown   CLO of South Bay Cities
Damn Yankees   Gloria Thorpe   Sacramento Music Circus
Godspell   Robin/Dance Captain   The St. Louis MUNY & Regional Tour
Will Rogers Follies   Ziegfeld's Fav/US for Betty Blake   Troika Org/Pierre Cossette
South Pacific   Nellie Forbush   Cabrillo Musical Theatre/San Gabriel CLO
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