Block earned the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical in June for her performance as pop icon Cher in the new Broadway musical The Cher Show. Block was previously Tony-nominated for her performances in the 2017 Broadway revival of Falsettos, as well as the 2013 Broadway revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood.
Block made her Broadway debut in 2003 co-starring opposite Hugh Jackman in the Peter Allen musical The Boy From Oz. She also starred on Broadway in the world premiere of Boublil and Schönberg’s The Pirate Queen, Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5, and the 2011 revival Anything Goes.
Block made her Broadway debut in 2003, co-starring opposite Hugh Jackman in the Peter Allen musical The Boy From Oz. She also starred on Broadway in Boublil and Schönberg’s The Pirate Queen, as well as Dolly Parton’s 9 to 5, and the 2011 revival Anything Goes. Block developed the role of Elphaba during early workshops of Wicked, and went on to launch the first national tour—a performance she repeated on Broadway.
Block has been a special guest performer on Playbill Travel’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Cabins are now on sale for Broadway in the Great Northwest, Playbill Travel’s first domestic cruise featuring Kate Baldwin, Tedd Firth, Christopher Fitzgerald, Aaron Lazar, and Faith Prince (April 26–May 4, 2020), and forBroadway on the Mediterranean (August 31–September 7, 2020), featuring Audra McDonald,Will Swenson,Gavin Creel, Caissie Levy and Lindsay Mendez, and for Broadway on the Nile (December 27,2020–January 7, 2021), with performers soon to be announced. To book a suite or stateroom, call Playbill Travel at 866-455-6789 or visit PlaybillTravel.com.