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Adelaide Hall

Date of Death: November 07, 1993 (92)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

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Off-Broadway Production, 1980

[New York]
Original New York Production, 1979

Original Broadway Production, 1957
Grandma Obeah

[West End]
Original London Production, 1952

Betty Lou Johnson



Original Broadway Production, 1923


Jazz Jasmine

Original Broadway Production, 1914



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Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club and 2022 Tony Awards Honoree for Excellence in the Theatre, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit or call (646) 476-3551.

Yazbeck & Della Penna's DEAD OUTLAW, LANGSTON IN HARLEM, and More to Play 54 Below in May

Next month, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below is a non-profit organization with a mission to preserve and expand the art of the cabaret, honor the music of Broadway, and provide an unparalleled experience to diverse communities.

Major Attaway, Carmen Ruby Floyd & More to Star in SHUFFLE ALONG Celebration at 54 Below

54 BELOW has announced that Noble Sissle, Jr. will host the show celebrating his father’s work on May 22 at 7:00pm & 9:30pm.

Portair Shares New Single 'Hellbent' Amid Tour Dates

Australian-born and Los Angeles-based artist Portair announces he will join pop singer-songwriter Begonia on several east coast dates later this month. The new dates compliment the run Portair is currently on supporting City Of The Sun. Tickets are also on-sale for his first headline tour of his home country since before 2020.

Young Gun Silver Fox Return With 'Tip Of The Flame (12” Disco Mix)' Ahead Of Debut US Tour

London-based Young Gun Silver Fox are back with their new single Tip Of The Flame (12” Disco Mix). They will be embarking on their debut US tour this March. The dynamic musical duo of Andy Platts and Shawn Lee are touring in support of Ticket To Shangri-La, their fourth studio album and finest work to date.

London-Based Duo Young Gun Silver Fox to Launch First Ever US Tour With Dates in Brooklyn, Chicago & More

London-based Young Gun Silver Fox will be performing in the US for the first time ever. The dynamic musical duo of Andy Platts and Shawn Lee are touring in support of Ticket To Shangri-La, their fourth studio album and finest work to date.

Elita Share 'She Bangs Like A Fairy On Acid'

The band are thrilled to share their newest spooky, synth-laden gem, the wonderfully titled “She Bangs Like a Fairy on Acid.” Watch the song’s visualizer on YouTube. Read what the band’s Elita and Tim Rypien had to say about the surprising origins of the song.

Which Songs Have Appeared in Multiple Broadway Shows?

This month, the reader question was: 'Which songs have appeared in multiple Broadway shows?'

The Luka State Share New Single 'Stick Around'

The working class band The Luka State, hailing from Winsford, Cheshire – located between Manchester and Liverpool – are back with a new song, “Stick Around,” in advance of their upcoming North American tour. The single is a welcome return for the band, showcasing their signature blend of angular rock and roll.

The Luka State Announces Additional US & UK Tour Dates

The Luka State will embark on an intimate UK intimate tour this autumn. ‘The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same’ tour will see The Luka State preview next year’s release of their eagerly anticipated second album with intimate, full-intensity shows in Liverpool, London, and Glasgow.

Mokita Collaborates With Charlotte Sands on 'Crash'

Producer-musician Mokita partners with rising artist Charlotte Sands on the latest single, 'Crash.' Over the past two years, Mokita (aka John-Luke Carter) has been writing, recording, and self-producing meaningful songs with honesty. For Mokita, music is a profoundly intimate form of expression, a means to tackle the most sincere of subjects

Indie Pop Trio Almost Monday Shares Summertime Single, 'sun keeps on shining'

Indie-pop trio almost monday continue to accelerate their momentum as the consummate purveyors of future-facing California pop with the release of their new summer single “sun keeps on shining.” The track is available everywhere today via Hollywood Records.

PARIS, 13TH DISTRICT Soundtrack Composer Celebrates Film's North American Release with Upcoming Tour

Renowned Cesar Award winning (the highest honor in French film) composer and electronic musician Rone is celebrating the North American theatrical release of Jacques Audiard’s Paris, 13th District, for which he served as composer of the film’s integral original soundtrack. It features sixteen musical vignettes of electrifying emotion at the crossroads of ambient, modern synthesizer productions and organic orchestral music experimentation, which tint the feature film with the illuminated glow of a whole new generation. This summer Rone will tour North America, performing songs from his critically lauded album Room With A View. Upcoming tour dates are listed below.

Moonchild Unveil New Single 'Love I Need' Feat. Rapsody

LA-based trio Moonchild (Amber Navran, Andris Mattson, and Max Bryk) release their new single “Love I Need” [feat. Rapsody]. It paves the way for the arrival of the group’s highly anticipated new album, Starfruit. Listen to the new album and pre-save 'Starfruit' now! Plus, check out the group's upcoming tour dates.

Penny & Sparrow Release New Album 'Olly Olly'

Penny and Sparrow have released their 7th studio album Olly Olly via I Love You / Thirty Tigers. The genre-bending collection was written entirely by Penny and Sparrow (except one song with John Paul White), and was self-produced and recorded over the past year. The band will kick off the Olly Olly World Tour on March 18 in Birmingham, AL.

Moonchild Releases 'Tell Him' Collaboration With Lalah Hathaway

Moonchild (Amber Navran, Andris Mattson, and Max Bryk) has released 'Tell Him' feat. Lalah Hathaway. The fifth album from the LA-based trio features singles “Too Good” and “You Got One feat. Alex Isley” alongside forthcoming collaborations with Rapsody, Tank and The Bangas, Ill Camille, Mumu Fresh, and Josh Johnson. Plus, check out tour dates!

morgxn Unveils New Single 'The Way It Was'

A portion of the sales from morgxn's new merch with be donated to The Trevor Project—an LGBTQ+ support organization offering a 24/7 hotline and trained counselors to LGBTQ+ youth. Listen to the new track now! Plus, check out margin's upcoming tour dates!

Jake Miller Announces U.S. Tour, Shares New Single

Ahead of his fall 2021 North American headline tour, Jake shares, “I couldn’t be more excited to get back on the road and see all the fans again. I’m going to put on the best show they’ve ever seen.'

Celebrating Black History Month: SHUFFLE ALONG Shuffles to Broadway in 2016

Based on the original book of the 1921 musical revue Shuffle Along, the story focuses on the challenges of mounting the original production of Shuffle Along and its effect on Broadway and race relations.

BWW Interview: Music Supervisor Alexandra Eckhardt Talks Tessa Thompson & Alexander Skarsgard Sundance Drama PASSING

Alexandra Eckhardt is an accomplished Music Supervisor and bassist, having worked with artists including Sara Bareilles, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Alex Lacamoire, and many more! Eckhardt most recently supervised the music for the film, Passing, which premiered on January 30th at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival in the U.S. Dramatic Competition.


Adelaide Hall has appeared on Broadway in 9 shows.

Adelaide Hall has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

Adelaide Hall's first West End show was Love from Judy which opened in 1952

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