Christy Altomare originated the role of Anya in the Broadway production of Anastasia for which she received the Theatre World Award and was nominated for an Outer Critics Award and a Drama Desk Award for lead actress in a musical. She made her Broadway debut playing the role of Sophie Sheridan in Mamma Mia!. Off- Broadway, Ms. Altomare portrayed the role of Sue Snell in MCC’s revival of Carrie the Musical. She can be heard in the cast recordings of both Anastasia and Carrie and toured the country in the first national tour of Spring Awakening, playing the role of Wendla Bergman. Regional credits include Jerusha Abbott in John Caird and Paul Gordon’s production of Daddy Long Legs, Guinevere in Camelot at Drury Lane in Chicago, Nellie Forbush in South Pacific at the Aspen Music Festival, Susan Butterfield in The Wanderer at the Papermill, and most recently, Scarlet in Noir. Ms. Altomare is a graduate of the Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music. Along with her passion for musical theater, she is a songwriter/recording artist, who currently released her new album of original music called Wandering Bird. You can follow her day-to-day life @ChristyAltomare on Twitter and Instagram or @Christy.Altomare on TikTok.