Free Web Counter


About Beth

- Bio -

Beth received 2006 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for her performance in The Drowsy Chaperone. Broadway: Dorothy Brock in 42nd Street (revival), Tess in the original company of Crazy for You, Mrs. Bixby in the original company of The Civil War, Ellie in Hal Prince’s Show Boat, Anytime Annie in 42nd Street. Other New York/Off-Broadway: Mrs. Ford in Lone Star Love, Mary in The Jazz Singer, Beth in An Unfinished Song. Regional: Miss Hannigan in Annie, Countess in A Little Night Music, Vera in Mame. TV: “Ryan’s Hope,” Nickelodeon, “Law & Order: Criminal Intent,” numerous commercials. Family: husband John Milne and sons T.J. and Sam. Thanks Lynn and Ruby. Member of Actors’ Equity since 1981.

Awards and Nominations:
2005: L.A. Drama Critics Circle Award for Featured Performance,
The Drowsy Chaperone

2006: Outer Critics Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical,
The Drowsy Chaperone

2006: Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Feature Actress in a Musical,
The Drowsy Chaperone

2006: Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical,
The Drowsy Chaperone


Show Role Theater Year
42nd Street Annie (Replacement) Majestic Theatre
The King and I Lady Olung/u.s.Anna MUNY (St. Louis, MO) 1983
Promises, Promises Fran Kubelik u/s MUNY (St. Louis, MO) 1983
Can-Can Gabrielle/u.s. Pistache MUNY (St. Louis, MO) 1983
Grease Rizzo MUNY (St. Louis, MO) 1988
42nd Street Annie (Replacement) St. James Theatre (Broadway) 1988
An Unfinished Song Beth Provincetown Playhouse (Off-Broadway) 1991
Crazy For You Tess Shubert Theatre (Broadway) 1992
Showboat Ellie George Gershwin Theatre (Broadway) 1996
The Gershwins' Fascinating Rhythm Performer Hartford Stage (Hartford, CT) 1997
Kudzu Mama Dubose Ford's Theatre (Washington, D.C.) 1998
The Civil War Mabel/Mrs. Bixby St. James Theatre (Broadway) 1999
The Jazz Singer Mary Playhouse 91 (Off-Broadway) 1999
The Pajama Game Babe Williams Civic Light Opera (Pittsburgh, PA) 2000
Annie Miss Hannigan Helen Hayes Performing Arts Center (Nyack, NY) 2000
42nd Street Dorothy Brock understudy/Maggie Jones understudy Ford Center for the Performing Arts (Broadway) 2001
42nd Street Dorothy Brock (Replacement) Ford Center for the Performing Arts (Broadway) 2002
42nd Street Dorothy Brock MUNY (St. Louis, MO) 2004
Lone Star Love Aggie Ford John Houseman Theatre (Off-Broadway) 2004
A Little Night Music Countess Civic Light Opera (Pittsburgh, PA) 2005
Mame Vera MUNY (St. Louis, MO) 2005
The Drowsy Chaperone The Drowsy Chaperone Ahmanson Theatre (Los Angeles, CA) 2005
The Drowsy Chaperone The Drowsy Chaperone Marquis Theatre (Broadway) 2006
Dancing in the Dark Lily Marton The Old Globe 2008
No, No, Nanette Lucille Early City Center - Encores! 2008
Young Frankenstein Frau Blucher Hilton Theatre (Broadway) 2008
Minsky's Maisie Ahmanson Theatre (Los Angeles, CA) 2009