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Mimi Bessette

In addition to being a recording artist, Mimi Bessette is an established actress in American theater. She recently starred as Miss Kay in the American premiere of DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL. It's a new musical based on the reality TV show DUCK DYNASTY. It played at The Rio Casino in Las Vegas. She can be seen on A&E in the documentary of the making of this musical. Her other credits include: Emma Parker in the Broadway musical BONNIE & CLYDE, Dawn and Angel in the Broadway and First National Companies of THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS and the First National Companies of BIG RIVER, PARADE and KEEP ON THE SUNNY SIDE(Maybelle Carter); Off Broadway: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (Audrey), SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN (Denise), BEND IN THE ROAD (Mrs.Camille Barry) and LOVE IN THE MIDDLE AGES (Sandy). She's performed at almost all the major regional theaters across the U.S. in shows such as: ALWAYS...PATSY CLINE (Patsy), HANK WILLIAMS LOST HIGHWAY (Mama Lilly & The Waitress), COWGIRLS (Jo & Lee), THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY (Vi Petty and Maria's Aunt), WOODY GUTHRIE'S AMERICAN SONG (Young Woman), PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES (Prudie), HONKY TONK ANGELS (Angela), THE SOUND OF MUSIC (Maria), BLOOD BROTHERS (Mrs. Lyons), SAME TIME NEXT YEAR (Doris}, MARVIN'S ROOM (Bessie), NUNSENSE (Sister Amnesia), WMKS I & II (Cindy), PETTICOAT RULES (Mayor Grace Miller), GUITAR GIRLS (herself), STARS IN YOUR EYES (Annie Patterson) and CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES(Mavis) In addition to LULLABIES OF BROADWAY Mimi can also be heard on the albums: BONNIE & CLYDE, BONNIE AND CLYDE AND A WHOLE LOTTA JAZZ, WOODY GUTHRIE'S AMERICAN SONG and KEEP ON THE SUNNY SIDE(cast albums), ' TIL WE OUTNUMBER 'EM(with Bruce Springsteen), LIVING WATER, CHICKEN SOUP FOR LITTLE CHRISTIAN SOULS, FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE: A SANDY HOOK BENEFIT and her voice is featured in the independent film TWILIGHT'S LAST GLEAMING singing the hymn - IN THE GARDEN. Mimi made her film debut in the movie musical ANNIE starring Jamie Foxx and Cameron Diaz. She plays The Stacks Store Woman in a featured scene with Jamie Foxx. And she was recently featured in the TV show DIFFICULT PEOPLE in a scene opposite Andrea Martin. She is so excited to announce that in the next couple of months she will be releasing her follow up album to LULLABIES OF BROADWAY called LULLABIES OF BROADWAY ACT II. So stay tuned!