York Rachel, performer
Rachel York is a dynamic and versatile actress, singer, dancer and comedienne. She is best known for her critically acclaimed Broadway performances in City of Angels, Les Misérables, Victor/Victoria (Drama Desk Award) with Dame Julie Andrews, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Kiss Me, Kate (Helen Hayes Nomination), Sly Fox with Richard Dreyfuss and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels co-starring Jonathan Pryce. Additionally, York has starred in Camelot opposite Michael York, Putting It Together (Drama Desk Nomination) also with Julie Andrews, Dessa Rose at the Lincoln Center Theater (Drama Desk Nomination), Anything Goes (Ovation Nomination), Ragtime, and Evita. In concert, York’s recent appearances include Broadway Showstoppers, The Sound of Music at the Hollywood Bowl with the Los Angeles Philharmonic under the direction of John Mauceri and the National Symphony and the Pittsburgh Pops under the direction of Marvin Hamlisch. Her film credits include One Fine Day, Billy Bathgate, Killer Instinct, Second Honeymoon, Au Pair II, and her courageous portrayal of Lucille Ball in the CBS made for television movie, Lucy. Her performances in Kiss Me, Kate (filmed for PBS’s Great Performances series) and Victor/Victoria are available on video/DVD. Rachel York has also appeared on several popular TV and in addition she is the voice of Bitty in Higglytown Heroes and Circe on The Justice League. Rachel York’s debut solo CD, Let’s Fall in Love, has been an enormous success since its release in January 2005. She can also be heard on the soundtrack of Billy Bathgate and the original cast recordings of City of Angels, Putting It Together, Victor/Victoria, The Scarlet Pimpernel and others. For more information,
please visit her on the web at www.rachelyork.net.