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Adrienne Warren

 
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Adrienne Warren made her West End debut in the World Premiere of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical in the title role of Tina Turner (Evening Standard & WhatsOnStage Award Nominations). She was last seen on Broadway in Shuffle Along as Gertrude Saunders / Florence Mills, for which she received a Tony ... (read complete bio)
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Adrienne Warren Headshot

Bio:
Adrienne Warren made her West End debut in the World Premiere of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical in the title role of Tina Turner (Evening Standard & WhatsOnStage Award Nominations). She was last seen on Broadway in Shuffle Along as Gertrude Saunders / Florence Mills, for which she received a Tony ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Tina Turner
Tina Turner
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Tina Turner
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Gloria Thorpe
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Gertrude Saunders
Florence Mills
  [Broadway]
2012
Danielle
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2011
Danielle
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Lorrell Robinson

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Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Tina Turner

Tina Turner

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Tina Turner

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Concert Production, 2017
Gloria Thorpe

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Gertrude Saunders

Florence Mills

  [Broadway]
2012
Danielle

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2011
Danielle

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Lorrell Robinson

Adrienne Warren Biography

Adrienne Warren made her West End debut in the World Premiere of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical in the title role of Tina Turner (Evening Standard & WhatsOnStage Award Nominations). She was last seen on Broadway in Shuffle Along as Gertrude Saunders / Florence Mills, for which she received a Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical. She originated the role of Danielle in the Tony-nominated Bring It On: The Musical on Broadway. She was also seen at the Apollo Theater as Lorrell in Dreamgirls, followed by the national tour. Other New York theatre credits include:The Wiz at Encores City Center. Adrienne has had the honor of performing for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in the 2018 Royal Variety Show in London. She has toured and recorded with the multi-platinum selling Trans-Siberian Orchestra and is currently working on her solo debut album. Adrienne has headlined with The Virginia Symphony Orchestra and made her Carnegie Hall debut with the New York Pops. She is also a voice over artists, in which she is currently the voice of Maybelline New York. TV credits include: CBS pilot "Perfect Citizen", the Amazon pilot "Point of Honor", "Orange is the New Black", "Blue Bloods", "Royal Pains", "People in New Jersey", "The Tap", "Quantico", "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver", "Irreversible", and "Black Box".

Adrienne Warren Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Adrienne Warren, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Drama League Awards - 2020 - Distinguished Performance Award
Adrienne Warren, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Adrienne Warren, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Adrienne Warren, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical
 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Adrienne Warren, Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed

Adrienne Warren News

Meet the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON, Beginning Previews Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON, Beginning Previews Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022

The first Broadway revival of August Wilson's The Piano Lesson begins previews tonight, September 19, at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre for its 17-week engagement.  Meet the cast bringing this play back to Broadway!

Photo: Viola Davis, Adrienne Warren & THE WOMAN KING CAST Cover Essence Magazine Photo Photo: Viola Davis, Adrienne Warren & THE WOMAN KING CAST Cover Essence Magazine
by Michael Major - Sep 6, 2022

ESSENCE Communications, Inc., the leading media, technology, and commerce company serving Black women and communities, has revealed the stunning and powerful cast of The Woman King as their September 2022 Digital Cover. The cover features Tony-winner Adrienne Warren, Viola Davis, Lashana Lynch, Thuso Mbedu, and Sheila Atim. Check out the photo now!

Lillias White and More Join DARKNESS RISING: LIVE 5 BLOCK PARTY TOUR! Photo Lillias White and More Join DARKNESS RISING: LIVE 5 BLOCK PARTY TOUR!
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 15, 2022

Join the Black Broadway community as they perform inspirational songs at the Darkness RISING: Live 5 Block Party Tour!

Heather Headley, Jordan Donica & More Join New York Pops 40th Anniversary Season at C Photo Heather Headley, Jordan Donica & More Join New York Pops 40th Anniversary Season at Carnegie Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022

The New York Pops has announced artist and programming updates for its 40th anniversary season with concerts in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall. Heather Headley replacing Adrienne Warren, will now be featured in a solo concert with The New York Pops on Friday, February 10, 2023 at 8:00 p.m.

Photo: First Look at Colman Domingo as Bayard Rustin in George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN Photo Photo: First Look at Colman Domingo as Bayard Rustin in George C. Wolfe's RUSTIN
by Michael Major - Aug 4, 2022

Netflix has shared a first look at Tony winner Colman Domingo as Bayard Rustin in George C. Wolfe's upcoming film, Rustin. The new film will also star Audra McDonald, Adrienne Warren, Michael Potts, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Chris Rock, and more. Check out the first look photo now!

Betsy Wolfe to Headline The New York Pops Underground Cabaret at 54 Below in Septembe Photo Betsy Wolfe to Headline The New York Pops Underground Cabaret at 54 Below in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

Broadway favorite Betsy Wolfe will headline The New York Pops Underground cabaret performance on Monday, September 19, 2022 at 54 Below, performing selections from Waitress, The Last 5 Years, and her new Broadway show, & Juliet.

THE WOMAN KING With Viola Davis to Premiere at Toronto Film Festival Photo THE WOMAN KING With Viola Davis to Premiere at Toronto Film Festival
by Michael Major - Jul 19, 2022

Inspired by true events, The Woman King follows the emotionally epic journey of General Nanisca (Oscar¬ģ-winner Viola Davis) as she trains the next generation of recruits and readies them for battle against an enemy determined to destroy their way of life. Some things are worth fighting for. The film also features Adrienne Warren and Lashana Lynch.

Photos: The Stars Arrive at Opening Night of INTO THE WOODS Photo Photos: The Stars Arrive at Opening Night of INTO THE WOODS
by Bruce Glikas - Jul 12, 2022

The star-studded New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's beloved musical, Into the Woods, officially opened on Broadway at the St. James Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos of all of the stars on the red carpet here!

Photos: The Cast of RICHARD III Takes Their Opening Night  Bows at the Delacorte Thea Photo Photos: The Cast of RICHARD III Takes Their Opening Night Bows at the Delacorte Theater!
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 1, 2022

The Public Theater celebrated opening night of Free Shakespeare in the Park production of RICHARD III at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park. Check out photos here!

Photos: Inside Opening Night of RICHARD III in the Park Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of RICHARD III in the Park
by Jennifer Broski - Jul 1, 2022

The Public Theater just celebrated opening night of Free Shakespeare in the Park production of RICHARD III at The Delacorte Theater in Central Park. BroadwayWorld was there for the big day and we have photos from the red carpet arrivals!

Adrienne Warren Videos

BWW Exclusive: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Adrienne Warren & More Talk Broadway Shutdown in B VideoBWW Exclusive: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Adrienne Warren & More Talk Broadway Shutdown in BROADWAY RISING Clip
by Michael Major - Jun 10, 2022

The new documentary Broadway Rising documents the Broadway community's journey through the pandemic: from the almost overnight shut down, to the paths essential theater workers took on their road back to the stage. Watch an exclusive clip featuring Adrienne Warren, Jewelle Blackman, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and T. Oliver Reid. 

BWW Exclusive: Adrienne Warren Sings With the HELPSTERS on Apple TV+ VideoBWW Exclusive: Adrienne Warren Sings With the HELPSTERS on Apple TV+
by Michael Major - May 25, 2022

Watch an exclusive first look at Adrienne Warren as Concert Consuela in the upcoming third season of Helpsters, featuring a performance with the show's 'Scatterdays' for their 'Concert on the Corner.' The new season will also feature James Monroe Iglehart, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Christian Borle, André De Shields, Krysta Rodriguez, and more.

VIDEO: Watch PBS' Complete REOPENING: THE BROADWAY REVIVAL Documentary VideoVIDEO: Watch PBS' Complete REOPENING: THE BROADWAY REVIVAL Documentary
by Michael Major - Jan 19, 2022

Reopening features behind-the-scenes access to shows including 'Wicked,' 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'The Phantom of the Opera,' 'Diana,' 'Come From Away,' 'Waitress,' and more, following each production's journey as cast and crew reunite, rehearse and re-stage for their long-anticipated reopening nights.

BWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS, ALADDIN & TINA Prepare to Reopen in New PBS Documentar VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS, ALADDIN & TINA Prepare to Reopen in New PBS Documentary Clip
by Michael Major - Jan 17, 2022

Check out an exclusive clip of the Broadway casts of Aladdin, Waitress, and Tina: the Tina Turner Musical returning to rehearsals after the shutdown, including interviews with Michael James Scott, Sara Bareilles, and Adrienne Warren. The documentary will also feature interviews with Lea Salonga, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Kristin Chenoweth, and more.

VIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Performs TINA Medley on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Performs TINA Medley on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021

Watch Nkeki Obi-Melekwe make her national television debut as Tina Turner with the cast of TINA: The Musical, performing a medley of 'Nutbush City Limits' and 'Proud Mary' this morning on Good Morning America.

VIDEO: Adrienne Warren, Katori Hall, and More Talk Bringing TINA to Life on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Adrienne Warren, Katori Hall, and More Talk Bringing TINA to Life on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2021

PBS NewsHour correspondent Karla Murthy recently sat down with the show's writer and members of the cast, including Tony-award winner Adrienne Warren, to talk about the show and Tina Turner's journey to become one of the most celebrated recording artists in history.

VIDEO: TINA Company is Rollin' Back Into Rehearsals VideoVIDEO: TINA Company is Rollin' Back Into Rehearsals
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 22, 2021

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical is rollin' back to Broadway! Rehearsals are underway for the Tony-nominated hit, which is led by Adrienne Warren in the title role, with Daniel J. Watts as Ike, Dawnn Lewis as Zelma, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe as Tina Turner at some performances, Tony Award nominee Myra Lucretia Taylor as Gran Georgeanna and Jessica Rush as Rhonda.

VIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren, Alex Brightman, Krysta Rodriguez & More in Elsie Fest H VideoVIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren, Alex Brightman, Krysta Rodriguez & More in Elsie Fest Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 30, 2021

Broadway lovers from all boroughs came to hear the music play in Brooklyn yesterday. Elsie Fest, Broadway's outdoor music festival, returned at the 2021 BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival. Now in its 6th year, the event was founded by Darren Criss and celebrates stars and songs from the stage and screen.

VIDEO: Broadway Shows Up for the First Red Carpet Since the Shutdown! VideoVIDEO: Broadway Shows Up for the First Red Carpet Since the Shutdown!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2021

Broadway is on its way back, and everything's as if we never said goodbye. Earlier this week, stars showed up at the Majestic Theatre for the first red carpet since the Broadway shutdown over 16 months ago. The occasion was the celebrate the premiere of theater director Sammi Cannold, Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Dori Berinstein, WYSIWYG Studios, CEO Kwan-Woo Park and Elizabeth Armstrong's new documentary film, The Show Must Go On. The special event featured performances by Josh Groban, Sierra Boggess, Adrienne Warren, Ariana DeBose, Shereen Pimentel, Ali Ewoldt.

VIDEO: Watch Josh Groban, Sierra Boggess, Adrienne Warren & More Sing on a Broadway S VideoVIDEO: Watch Josh Groban, Sierra Boggess, Adrienne Warren & More Sing on a Broadway Stage at THE SHOW MUST GO ON Premiere
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2021

The new documentary film, The Show Must Go On, premiered last night in front of a live audience at Broadway’s Majestic Theatre, home of The Phantom of the Opera, the longest running show in Broadway history, to benefit and celebrate the work of The Actors Fund. The special event featured performances by Josh Groban, Sierra Boggess, Adrienne Warren, Ariana DeBose, Shereen Pimentel, Ali Ewoldt, and more and you can catch highlights below!


Adrienne Warren Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Adrienne Warren been in?
Adrienne Warren has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Adrienne Warren been in?
Adrienne Warren has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Adrienne Warren's first West End show?
Adrienne Warren's first West End show was Tina - The Tina Turner Musical which opened in 2021

What awards has Adrienne Warren been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Shuffle Along, Or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed .

What awards has Adrienne Warren won?
Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musicaland Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical.