Louise Pitre to Leave Mamma Mia! in the Fall

News   Louise Pitre to Leave Mamma Mia! in the Fall Louise Pitre, who stars as Donna in the Broadway production of Mamma Mia!, will leave the hit musical in the fall.

A spokesperson for Pitre confirmed that the award-winning singer-actress will leave the role that garnered her a 2002 Tony Award nomination October 19. Pitre has already lined up a host of concert engagements, and her spokesperson revealed that she is currently in negotiations for both film and theatre-related projects. For her performance as Donna in the Canadian, Broadway and touring companies of Mamma Mia!, Louise Pitre received the Dora Mavor Moore Award, the San Francisco Critics Circle Award, the U.S. National Broadway Award as well as a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical. Her numerous theatrical credits include roles in Piaf; Les Misérables; The World Goes 'Round; I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change; Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living In Paris and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Pitre’s solo recordings are titled "Songs My Mother Taught Me" and "All of My Life Has Led to This."

For more information about Pitre, visit her official website at www.louisepitre.com.