In June 2002, Peters made her Radio City Music Hall solo debut in a concert entitled Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers & Hammerstein. Other concert performances include her solo debut at Carnegie Hall benefiting the Gay Men's Health Crisis a performance she repeated in London at Royal Festival Hall which was taped for PBS.
Her TV credits include Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh, the star-studded Sondheim: A Celebration at Carnegie Hall, and Terrence McNally's The Last Mile, all for PBS's highly acclaimed Great Performances series. She has also starred in numerous TV movies such as Fall From Grace, The Odyssey, Cinderella, What the Deaf Man Heard, and Bobbie's Girl (Daytime Emmy Nomination). She also earned an Emmy nomination for her guest appearance on Ally McBeal. Film credits include Pennies From Heaven (Golden Globe Award), Silent Movie, The Jerk, Annie, Impromptu, Alice, and Let It Snow.
In addition to numerous original Broadway cast recordings, Peters has recorded five solo albums, including Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers & Hammerstein, "Sondheim, Etc: Bernadette Peters Live at Carnegie Hall and I'll Be Your Baby Tonight," all Grammy nominated. Peters serves on the Board of Directors for Manhattan Theater Club and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Bernadette Peters Facts
|February 28, 1948 (75)
|Queens, New York, USA
|5' 3" (1m60) How tall is Bernadette Peters compared to you?
|1982 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical (for Pennies from Heaven)
|Symphony Of Red Tape
|Beauty And The Beast: The Enchanted Christmas
|The Land Before Time: The Complete Collection
|Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella
|The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration