Our first amazing Opening Night guest is
You Broadway Folk will remember her from White Christmas and you TV folk will know her from many shows including...ALL MY CHILDREN.
Meredith Patterson currently plays Francesca on ABC’s long-running hit series All My Children. Meredith is featured in the 2009 Sony Classics Documentary Every Little Step. Broadway: Originated the role of Judy Haynesin Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Peggy Sawyer in 42nd ST Revival (August 2001-2002/Lincoln Center Archives), Singing Apple in The Green Bird (Dir: Julie Taymor).
Theater: Kit Baker in Face The Music (City Center Encore’s), Polly Browne in The Boy Friend (Dir. Julie Andrews), Yvette Gerard in the world premiere of Gershwin’s An American in Paris (Alley Theatre), Louise Maske in Steve Martin’s The Underpants (Dir. John Rando: Geffen Theatre), Young Phyllis in Papermill’s Follies (with Ann Miller).
Television: Meredith guest starred as the hilarious Missy Tiggs on ABC’s Boston Legal (opposite Candice Bergen and Tom Selleck). Film credits include:My Father’s Will (2010), Before the Devil Knows Your Dead (dir. Sidney Lumet), The Princess Diaries II: Royal Engagement (dir. Garry Marshall), Broken Flowers (dir. Jim Jarmusch) and Company Man (Marilyn Monroe). Recordings: White Christmas (Ghostlight), Face The Music (DRG) Papermill’s Follies (TVT), The Green Bird (DRG), MerieNYC (Merie Productions).
Meredith is currently executive producing and performing a jazz album with her father, drummer Bill Patterson, to be released in spring 2010.
Opening night is going to be a special one so: