Alice Ripley | School of Theatre and Dance | Kent State University

Alice Ripley

Tony Award-winning actress Alice Ripley received her B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from Kent State University in 1985.

In addition to her Tony Award-winning performance as Diana in Next to Normal, Ripley has appeared on Broadway in The Who's Tommy, Sunset Boulevard, King David, Les Miserables, The Rocky Horror Show, and Side Show (for which she was nominated for a Tony Award and a Drama Desk Award). 

Ripley will next appear in episodes of Netflix's Girlboss and recently starred in the award-winning independent film SUGAR!. Additionally, Ripley has appeared on episodes of 30 Rock, Blue Bloods, and Royal Pains. 

An accomplished musician, Ripley has released multiple recordings of original music in addition to her appearances on numerous cast recordings.