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Mimi Bessette

In addition to being a recording artist, Mimi Bessette is an established actress in American theater. She recently was seen in WOODY SEZ as Mary, Marjorie and Cluster Baker. Mimi played Miss Kay in the American premiere of DUCK COMMANDER MUSICAL. It's a new musical based on the reality TV show DUCK DYNASTY. 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 SOUL DOCTOR(Mother), PARADE, BIG RIVER and KEEP ON THE SUNNY SIDE(Maybelle Carter); Off Broadway: LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (Audrey), SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN (Denise), GOOD OL' GIRLS 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), CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES(Mavis), 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) and STARS IN YOUR EYES (Annie Patterson). 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 as The Stacks Store Woman in the movie musical ANNIE starring Jamie Foxx and Cameron Diaz. 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! You can catch her next as Miss Shingle in A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER. It's playing at Florida Studio Theatre in Sarasota, Florida November 9, 2018 through January 19, 2019.