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Afra Hines

 
Bio:
Most recently seen in Annie Live! on NBC, Afra is a veteran performer with 8 Broadway credits to her name. Some of her favorites include recent Tony Award winning Best Musical Hadestown (where she understudied the role of Persephone), SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical (where she played Michael/Maid ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Most recently seen in Annie Live! on NBC, Afra is a veteran performer with 8 Broadway credits to her name. Some of her favorites include recent Tony Award winning Best Musical Hadestown (where she understudied the role of Persephone), SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical (where she played Michael/Maid ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2022
Ensemble
Emma (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Worker
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
Michael
Maid
"To Turn the Stone" Soloist
Disco Donna (Understudy)
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere at La Jolla Playhouse, 2017
Maid
Michael
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
2013
Swing / Dance Captain
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 2008
Ensemble

Afra Hines Biography

Most recently seen in Annie Live! on NBC, Afra is a veteran performer with 8 Broadway credits to her name. Some of her favorites include recent Tony Award winning Best Musical Hadestown (where she understudied the role of Persephone), SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical (where she played Michael/Maid and understudied Ariana DeBose in the role of Disco Donna Summer, performing the role 25 times), In The Heights (Original Broadway Company with Lin-Manuel Miranda), Shuffle Along (Original Broadway Company alongside Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Billy Porter and Joshua Henry with choreography by Savion Glover), Ghost (Original Broadway Company, understudy Clara/Louise), and Motown (understudy Tina Marie). She also spent a year on the First National Tour of Hamilton (Angelica Tour) playing San Francisco and Los Angeles. Additionally, Afra was a Radio City Rockette for 7 years. You can see Afra in the miniseries ‚ÄúFosse/Verdon‚ÄĚ with Sam Rockwell and Michelle Williams, on FX. Other television work includes ‚ÄúBoardwalk Empire‚ÄĚ(Onyx Dancer), ‚ÄúCurb Your Enthusiasm‚ÄĚ (Hamilton ensemble), ‚ÄúThe Detour‚ÄĚ (B.Frank ensemble), ‚ÄúMozart In the Jungle,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúSNL.‚ÄĚ





Afra Hines News

Tickets for BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN' On Broadway Go On Sale November 27 Photo Tickets for BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN' On Broadway Go On Sale November 27
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 25, 2022

Bob Fosse's DANCIN', the American show business legend's landmark musical tribute to the artform that defined his life, will return to Broadway 41 years after the original smash-hit production took its final bow. Bob Fosse's DANCIN' will begin previews at The Music Box Theatre on Thursday, March 2, 2023, with opening night set for Sunday, March 19, 2023.

Listen: FUNNY GIRL New Broadway Cast Recording is Available Now! Photo Listen: FUNNY GIRL New Broadway Cast Recording is Available Now!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 18, 2022

The New Broadway Cast Recording of Funny Girl has been officially released digitally, November 18, 2022, on streaming platforms. Listen to the full album here!

FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Ra Photo FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Rain on My Parade'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2022

The New Broadway Cast Recording of Funny Girl will be released digitally tomorrow, Friday, November 18, 2022 at 12:01AM ET. Plus check out a teaser video, featuring Lea Michele singing Don't Rain on My Parade!

James Monroe Iglehart Will Star as Louis Armstrong in Reading of A WONDERFUL WORLD Photo James Monroe Iglehart Will Star as Louis Armstrong in Reading of A WONDERFUL WORLD
by Stephi Wild - Sep 6, 2022

A private industry reading will be held in New York City of A Wonderful World, a new musical based on the life and songs of jazz legend and American icon Louis Armstrong, starring Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart.

Emmy Award-Winner Jane Lynch To Depart FUNNY GIRL August 14 Photo Emmy Award-Winner Jane Lynch To Depart FUNNY GIRL August 14
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 9, 2022

Five-time Emmy Award winner and 2022 Emmy Award nominee Jane¬† Lynch will end her run as ‚ÄúMrs. Brice‚ÄĚ in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl.

Photos: First Look at Julie Benko as Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL Photo Photos: First Look at Julie Benko as Fanny Brice in FUNNY GIRL
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2022

All new production photos have been released of 'Fanny Brice' standby Julie Benko in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl! Julie Benko will perform the title role beginning tonight through Sunday, September 4, 2022 and on Thursdays beginning Thursday, September 8, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch Beanie Feldstein Take Her Emotional Final Curtain Call in FUNNY GIRL Photo VIDEO: Watch Beanie Feldstein Take Her Emotional Final Curtain Call in FUNNY GIRL
by BWW Staff - Jul 31, 2022

Watch Beanie Feldstein take her emotional final bows and curtain call in Broadway's Funny Girl and as the cast pays tribute to her onstage with speeches and more.

Beanie Feldstein Ends Her Run in FUNNY GIRL As Fanny Brice Today Photo Beanie Feldstein Ends Her Run in FUNNY GIRL As Fanny Brice Today
by Grace Cutler - Jul 31, 2022

Beanie Feldstein is ending her run starring as Fanny Brice in Broadway's FUNNY GIRL today, July 31st. She is the production's first original cast member to depart. Standby Julie Benko will take over the role through September 4 and before the much anticipated performance of Lea Michele as Fanny Brice beginning September 6.

Photos: See Ramin Karimloo, Julianne-Hough, Ariana DeBose & More in BROADWAY BARES: X Photo Photos: See Ramin Karimloo, Julianne-Hough, Ariana DeBose & More in BROADWAY BARES: XXX Behind the Scenes Portraits
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2022

The modern-day burlesque spectacular Broadway Bares: XXX is back! Get a look at behind-the-scenes photos of Ramin Karimlook, Julianne Hough, and more here!

VIDEO: BROADWAY BARES: XXX 30th Anniversary Performance Raises $1,893,715 Photo VIDEO: BROADWAY BARES: XXX 30th Anniversary Performance Raises $1,893,715
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 27, 2022

The 30th anniversary of Broadway Bares filled New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom on June 26, 2022, with an abundance of ‚Äúcommunity, unity and nudity‚ÄĚ as the venerable modern-day burlesque spectacular wrapped up Pride Sunday with a raucous return to in-person performances after a pandemic-induced three-year hiatus. Watch a video of highlights!

Afra Hines Videos

FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Ra Videoplay
FUNNY GIRL Cast Recording Will Be Released Tomorrow; Watch Lea Michele Sing 'Don't Rain on My Parade'

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2022

The New Broadway Cast Recording of Funny Girl will be released digitally tomorrow, Friday, November 18, 2022 at 12:01AM ET. Plus check out a teaser video, featuring Lea Michele singing Don't Rain on My Parade!

VIDEO: Watch Beanie Feldstein Take Her Emotional Final Curtain Call in FUNNY GIRL Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Beanie Feldstein Take Her Emotional Final Curtain Call in FUNNY GIRL

by BWW Staff - Jul 31, 2022

Watch Beanie Feldstein take her emotional final bows and curtain call in Broadway's Funny Girl and as the cast pays tribute to her onstage with speeches and more.

VIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway! Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look From the Sitzprobe of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway!

by In Rehearsals - Mar 24, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month and we have our first look at the cast singing with the orchestra for the first time at the musical's sitzprobe.

VIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks FUNNY GIRL on the TODAY SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks FUNNY GIRL on the TODAY SHOW

by Michael Major - Mar 11, 2022

Jane Lynch appeared on the third hour of TODAY this morning to discuss her return to Broadway in Funny Girl. ynch plays Mrs. Rosie Brice in the highly-anticipated revival. Watch Lynch discuss the upcoming production, plus The Weakest Link, Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Only Murders in the Building, and more!

VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL Videoplay
VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, and More in Rehearsal For FUNNY GIRL

by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2022

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Funny Girl is beginning performances this month! Check out all new footage from rehearsals!

BWW TV: The HADESTOWN Family Reunites for A Virtual Performance Videoplay
BWW TV: The HADESTOWN Family Reunites for A Virtual Performance

by BroadwayWorld TV - May 20, 2020

The Hadestown family has reunited virtually to bring us a performance of 'Road to Hell, Part 2'. including Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney, Andre de Shields, Patrick Page, Anais Mitchell, Rachel Chavkin, and more

VIDEO: Watch The Cast of HADESTOWN Livin' It Up On Top at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch The Cast of HADESTOWN Livin' It Up On Top at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2019

Watch the cast of Hadestown perform 'Livin' It Up On Top' at 93rd Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade below!

VIDEO: Inside The Record-Breaking 2019 BROADWAY BARES: TAKE OFF Videoplay
VIDEO: Inside The Record-Breaking 2019 BROADWAY BARES: TAKE OFF

by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2019

A spectacular romp around the world with 192 of NYC's sexiest dancers and two wild and worldly standing-room-only audiences led to a sensational evening of record-breaking modern-day burlesque at Broadway Bares: Take Off.

VIDEO: HADESTOWN's Kay Trinidad Takes Over Instagram for the Tonys! Videoplay
VIDEO: HADESTOWN's Kay Trinidad Takes Over Instagram for the Tonys!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 10, 2019

We were living it up all weekend because Hadestown cast member Kay Trinidad gave us an inside look at all things Tonys, from the Walter Kerr Theatre to Radio City Music Hall! In case you missed any of the excitement (or want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover for you to enjoy; be sure to check it all out!

VIDEO: The Cast of HADESTOWN Goes 'Way Down' on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of HADESTOWN Goes 'Way Down' on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN

by Stage Tube - May 17, 2019

'Broadway Week' wraps up on 'Live with Kelly and Ryan' with a performance from the cast of HADESTOWN and we've got the video!


Afra Hines Frequently Asked Questions

What is Afra Hines next theatre project?
Afra Hines's next show will be Funny Girl which opens on 4/24/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Afra Hines been in?
Afra Hines has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Afra Hines been in?
Afra Hines has not appeared in the West End


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@afrahines - 12/25/21 07:17pm Listen: Afra Hines Joins Robert Peterpaul On ART OF KINDNESS Podcast https://t.co/6bGdlqQT7B


@afrahines - 12/7/21 10:10pm I unlocked $19.57 mobile Rush tickets for Trouble in Mind on Broadway at Roundabout Theatre Company on @TodayTix! https://t.co/ezCgAUzEs6


@afrahines - 12/7/21 10:09pm I unlocked $20 Rush tickets for #CarolineorChange on Broadway at @roundaboutnyc on @TodayTix! Unlock here:… https://t.co/qYLKivAKjk


@afrahines - 4/29/21 09:42am Today is International Dance Day! I got to celebrate in this gorgeous video, put together by @playbill and… https://t.co/IKhysWgpAm


@afrahines - 4/2/21 09:50am https://t.co/LDtOre8uMx


@afrahines - 3/28/21 11:45am The Shows Must Go On https://t.co/6fCjhfdBR3 via @YouTube


@afrahines - 3/27/21 05:46pm If you keep trying + working hard, by a law of averages - something's gonna stick. https://t.co/tSeyApepLj via @yesandyesblog


@afrahines - 2/5/21 09:14pm I just wrote a @theactionnet letter: Tell Congress: Protect Theater Professionals Who Have Lost Their Health Care.… https://t.co/3qxeJkiIfG


@afrahines - 1/28/21 11:54am Are you on Clubhouse? Co-hosting with @theJessicaRush and @caracooper111 tonight, in my first discussion on Clubhou… https://t.co/cIboN4s8Zv


@afrahines - 11/22/20 01:07pm I got to chat motherhood/broadway/covid with Jess and Cara on the Mamas Talkin’ Loud podcast. Available for downloa… https://t.co/KzDIvfPCfo


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