Angela, June 1959– (Angela Terry)

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ANGELA, June 1959
(Angela Terry)


Full name, June Angela Profanato; born August 18, 1959, in New York, NY.

Career: Actress, voice actress, and singer.

Awards, Honors: Antoinette Perry Award nomination, leading actress in a musical, 1991, and Drama Desk Award nomination, best leading actress in a musical, both for Shogun, the Musical; Theatre Guild Award, best lead actress, for Tea; Emmy Award and Grammy Award, National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, both for The Electric Company.


Stage Appearances:

Ngana, South Pacific, Jones Beach Theatre, New York City, 1969.

One of the children, Lovely Ladies, Kind Gentlemen, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 19701971.

One of the princesses, The King and I, Jones Beach Theatre, 1972.

Tuptim, The King and I, Uris Theatre, New York City, 19771978.

Understudy, Family Devotions, Public/Newman Theatre, New York City, 1981.

Understudy for the role of Kitty, Open Admissions, Music Box Theatre, New York City, 1984.

Understudy, The Dream of Kitamura, Theatre of the Open Eye, New York City, 1985.

Aldersgate 88, Avery Fisher Hall, New York City, 1988.

Shim Chung, The Song of Shim Chung, Pan Asian Repertory Theatre, Playhouse 46, New York City, 1989.

Shogun, the Musical, Marquis Theatre, New York City, 1990.

Ikebana (also known as Living Flowers ), Pasadena, CA, 2000.

Shape Shifter Dazzler, Waiting for Tadashi, George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick, NJ, 2002.

Also appeared as Hanaogi, Sayonara, Paper Mill Playhouse, Milburn, NJ; Flora, The Turn of the Screw, New York City Opera; in Any Wednesday; Twinky; A Village Romeo and Juliet, New York City Opera; Boris Godunov, Bolshoi Opera; Pique Dame, Bolshoi Opera; Tea, Los Angeles; Cambodia Agonistes.

Film Appearances:

Girl, Nightingale, 1992.

Film Work:

(English version) Additional voices, Majo no takkyubin (animated; also known as Kiki's Delivery Service and The Witch's Express Mail ), 1989.

Television Appearances; Series:

Julie, member of the Short Circus, The Electric Company, PBS, 1971c. 1977.

Sachi Takahashi, Mr. T. and Tina, ABC, 1976.

Also appeared in Mad TV, Fox.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Kohana, American Geisha, CBS, 1986.

Televison Appearances; Miniseries:

Vietnamese mother, Message from Nam (also known as Danielle Steel's "Message from Nam "), NBC, 1993.

Televison Appearances; Specials:

Herself, Free to Be ... You & Me, 1974.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Amy Sato, Blind Alleys, syndicated, 1985.

Televison Appearances; Episodic:

Brenda Johnson, Moving Right Along, 1983.

Nurse, "Can't Buy Me Love," Step by Step, ABC, 1995.

Nurse, "A Foster/Lambert Production," Step by Step, ABC, 1995.

Voice of Anaya, "The Bangalore Falcon," The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (animated), Cartoon Network and syndicated, 1997.

Voice of Arioka, "Gobi Yourself," The Wild Thornberrys (animated), Nickelodeon, 2000.

Also appeared as Monica, The Mommies, NBC.

Radio Appearances:

Appeared as English woman, child, and southern belle, Remembering Anne Frank, L.A. TheatreWorks Live Radio Series; 16yearold Yachiyo, The Ballad of Yachiyo, National Public Radio; in Tea, National Public Radio.


Video Games:

Voices of Chinese Computer and Chinese villain, Command & Conquer: Generals, 2003.


Released a solo album on Original Cast Records.

Taped Readings:

Provided voices of Cute Girl Snake, narrator, and little boy Dinosaur, The Bibblehops, Warner Books.



(As Angela Terry) Wrote and cocreated series (with Miles Terry Siegel) The Bibbleshops, Warner Books.



June Angela Official Site,, October 24, 2003.