"Hartse is an undeniably dynamic performer"
- The Denver Post
"...mesmerising...left me breathless..."
- Colorado Springs Gazette
"Hartse delivers [a] captivating and heartbreaking performance"
- MetroNorth Newspaper
"Kendal Hartse...had the right kind of luminosity and showed off an incredible singing voice"
- Mile High Critics
Kendal Hartse has appeared on Broadway in Summer: the Donna Summer Musical, Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella and On A Clear Day You Can See Forever. She toured the country in the first national tour of Roundabout Theatre Company's Cabaret, originally directed by Sam Mendes. Other favorite projects include Yitzhak in Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Live Asbury Park), Baptista/Lucentio in Taming of the Shrew (Virginia Stage Company), Eve in Cry Eden (Access Theater), Sally Bowles in Cabaret (Arvada Center), Polly in Crazy For You, and Nellie Collins in Floyd Collins.
Kendal has developed work at the Vineyard Theatre, Roundabout Theatre Company, New York Stage and Film, Center Theatre Group, and The Julliard School. She has also performed in projects in development at the Drama League (The Adventures of Pericles, dir. Austin Regan), Columbia University at the Signature Theatre (Ming Peiffer's Usual Girls, dir. Kat Yen), Theatre Now New York (We Have Apples, dir. Gina Rattan), and New York University (dir. Estefania Fadul). Kendal stars in two web projects, This Is Not A Comedy (Such People Production) and Such Good Friends: A Tribute To Nichols and May.
Kendal received her B.F.A. from the Boston Conservatory and currently studies in New York City with Michael Howard.