PIPPIN's Patina Miller to Perform at NYC Mayor-Elect Bill de Blasio's Inauguration Tomorrow
Former President Bill Clinton is set to preside over Bill de Blasio's inauguration ceremony on New Year's Day 2014 on the steps of City Hall. De Blasio served as a regional director at the US Department of Housing and Urban Development under Clinton, followed by a job as Hillary Clinton's campaign manager for her Senate run in 2000.
Miller won the 2013 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for her performance in Diane Paulus' new production of PIPPIN, now playing at the Music Box Theater.
The actress was nominated for the 2011 Tony Award for her lead role in Sister Act. She also garnered Drama Desk, Drama League & OCC Award nominations for her performance. Her other theater credits include Off-Broadway's Ragtime, Lost in the Stars, Hair and Romantic Poetry.
She is currently filming in the role of 'Commander Paylor' for the third and fourth installments in The Hunger Games franchise -- Mockingjay parts 1 and 2 -- due out in 2014 and '15.