Stage and screen star Kelli O'Hara has established herself as one of Broadway's greatest leading ladies. Her portrayal of Anna Leonowens in The King and I garnered her the 2015 Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical, along with Grammy, Drama League, Outer Critics, and Oliver nominations. Kelli also received an Emmy nomination for her portrayal of Katie Bonner in the hit web series The Accidental Wolf. Other Broadway credits include Kiss Me Kate (Tony, Drama League, OCC nominations), The Bridges of Madison County (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, OCC nominations), Nice Work If You Can Get It (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, OCC nominations), South Pacific (Tony, Drama Desk, OCC nominations), The Light in the Piazza (Tony, Drama Desk nominations). She was awarded the prestigious Drama League's Distinguished Achievement in Musical Theatre Award in 2019.
Bandstand (Drama Desk, Drama League noms), Cinderella (Drama Desk Award; Tony, Outer Critics Circle, Drama League and Astaire noms), Bonnie & Clyde (Tony nom), Anything Goes (Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and Astaire noms), South Pacific, Grease. NY/regional: The Scarlet Pimpernel and Crazy For You (Manhattan Concert Productions); The Threepenny Opera (Drama Desk nom; Atlantic Theater Company); The Band Wagon, Randy Newman's Faust, and Pipe Dream (City Center Encores!); The Sound of Music (Carnegie Hall), On The Town (Boston Pops), Carousel (Lyric Opera of Chicago). Television: Hallmark's "A Homecoming For The Holidays" and "In The Key Of Love", "Dynasty" (CW), "Fosse/Verdon" (FX), "Elementary" (CBS), HBO's documentary "Six By Sondheim", and numerous PBS appearances.
Extensive solo cabaret & concert performances across the country including Broadway Princess Party, The NY Pops, The NY Philharmonic, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and The National Symphony Orchestra. She has two solo albums and can be heard on several original cast recordings.