The Broadway World News Desk recently featured our thrilling announcement that celebrated Broadway performer Nancy Opel will be originating the role of Carrie Chapman Catt in the 2021 production of The Suffragist, directed by Rachel Klein, with book & lyrics by Cavan Hallman and music by Nancy Hill Cobb.
Writes Broadway World… “Opel was nominated for Best Actress in a Musical in 2002 for her role as Penelope Pennywise in Urinetown. Other Broadway credits are Evita, Teddy and Alice, Sunday in the Park with George, Anything Goes, Memphis and Cinderella. She was nominated for the 2015 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical for her role in Honeymoon in Vegas. Her television credits include Law and Order, Law and Order Criminal Intent and Law and Order SVU.”