Karen Olivo

Karen Olivo

(Actress) won the 2009 Tony® Award for her portrayal of Anita in the Broadway production of West Side Story. She also originated the role of Vanessa in the Tony® Award winning musical production of In the Heights both on and off-Broadway. Currently, she is playing the role of Angelica Schuyler Church in the Chicago production of Hamilton. She starred in the televised documentary In the Heights: Chasing Broadway Dreams. Other Broadway credits: Rent and Brooklyn. TV: Harry’s Law, The Good Wife, Law & Order, Law & Order: SVU, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Conviction, A Broadway Celebration: In Performance at the White House. Film: Adrift in Manhattan, Sibling, The New Twenty, Two Lovers.