Jessie Mueller

I get to be on Broadway. I get to come live my day out through great art and getting an instant response from a Broadway audience. That's pretty cool.
Hollywood has a problem. It's largely run by rich straight white men who, for the most part, champion the work of other straight white men. According to well publicized statistics, if you're a black, Hispanic, female or LBGT actor of director you've not been invited to the party. Getting jobs, good jobs, Oscar potential jobs, is nearly impossible.
My hope was that Bright Star would do a medley and somehow integrate Martin on banjo throughout. There are a lot of musically
Overall, the show was quite enjoyable, it just was not exemplary in any particular way. The leading actress was good, the
Here's how Tony winner Jessie Mueller's latest role is making history.
It's time for Feminism and Musical Theatre to get in bed together.
Jenna (Mueller) is a waitress at Joe's Pie Shop, in a small town off Highway 27; she is also the wizard who bakes the delicious
A talented Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, Sara Bareilles wrote the music and lyrics for the new life-affirming Broadway
I spoke with Ms. Latarro during a break from rehearsals regarding her work on this highly anticipated new show.
I think we've all gotten too used to actors doing less than eight performances a week. And we're also all too accepting of my least favorite trend -- the whole "s/he'll only do 6 performances a week but we won't tell you which" phenomenon.