Jenny Laroche

Jenny Laroche, originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is a graduate of SUNY Buffalo, where she earned her B.F.A, Cum Laude, and was recently awarded the program’s Distinguished Alumni Award.

Jenny began her career as a world famous Radio City Rockette in the Christmas Spectacular. As a Rockette, she made her big screen debut in the movie New Years Eve. Her other feature film credits include Annie (2014), Diamond Soles, The Merry Widow (HD LIVE), and the Netflix special by Bill Murray, A Very Murray Christmas.

Jenny played the recurring role of Sue in the drama series SMASH on NBC, produced by Steven Spielberg. She has done numerous performances with musical artists and major brands including working under esteemed director Baz Luhrmann in The Great Gatsby premiere event.

She will play the role of Norman Brokaw in Broadway musical SUMMER, directed by Des Mcanuff. Her other theatre credits include the role of Clo-Clo in The Merry Widow at the Metropolitan Opera directed by Tony award winner Susan Stoman, Annette in Can-Can at Paper Mill Playhouse, Suzanne Duval in Paint Your Wagon; Encores! Little Me, Fly at Dallas Theatre Center, and Guys & Dolls at Carnegie Hall.

Additional television credits include The Tony Awards 70th Anniversary, SNL40, America’s Got Talent, Best Time Ever, The Wendy William’s Show, The Today Show, TV Land Awards with Liza Minnelli and the Billboard Awards with Beyonce.

Jenny was also the Associate Director for Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas Show at the Beacon Theatre.

Jenny continues to work in TV, Film, and Theatre, meanwhile instilling her knowledge and professional training to students through her founded program, The Laroche Approach.

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