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Anika Larsen

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Occupation  Actress/Singer
Partner  Freddie Maxwell
Role  Actress
Name  Anika Larsen
Years active  1999-Present

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Born  December 19, 1973 (age 42) (1973-12-19)
Awards  Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Nominations  Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical
Similar People  Jarrod Spector, Jessie Mueller, Liz Larsen, Jake Epstein, Carole King

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Anika Larsen (born December 19, 1973) is an American actress and singer. She was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical in 2014 for portraying Cynthia Weil in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Larsen has made an album of recordings titled Sing You To Sleep.

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Personal life

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Larsen was raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts in a blended family of adopted children. She studied theatre at Yale University and performed in the a cappella choir, Shades.

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In 2015 she married musician Freddie Maxwell and gave birth to their first child, a son named Kie Larsen Maxwell.

Career

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Anika made her Broadway debut in 2000 in the ensemble of Rent. In 2002 she originated the role of Roberta in the cult Off-Broadway musical Zanna, Don't!, for which she received a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical.

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In 2005 she again appeared on Broadway in the ensemble of All Shook Up and in 2007 performed in the original Broadway ensemble of Xanadu. She has also performed in Avenue Q playing the role of Lucy the Slut/Kate Monster on National Tour, Broadway, and Off-Broadway.

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Larsen is the founder of the Jaradoa Theatre Company, which combines performance with community service. In 2009 a musical based on her own life, titled Shafrika: The White Girl, dealing with her experiences of living with a blended adoptive family, was staged at the Vineyard Theatre.

References

Anika Larsen Wikipedia


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