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Amber Gray

 
Bio:
Theatre includes Hadestown (Broadway, London's National Theatre, Edmonton's Citadel Theatre: Sterling Award, New York Theatre Workshop: Lucille Lortel nomination); Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 (Broadway: Theatre World Award, Kazino, Ars Nova); Daniel Fish's production of Oklahoma! (Bard ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre includes Hadestown (Broadway, London's National Theatre, Edmonton's Citadel Theatre: Sterling Award, New York Theatre Workshop: Lucille Lortel nomination); Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 (Broadway: Theatre World Award, Kazino, Ars Nova); Daniel Fish's production of Oklahoma! (Bard ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Limited Engagement, 2022
Banquo
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Persephone
  [West End]
National Theatre Pre-Broadway Engagement, 2018
Persephone
  [Canada]
Canadian Premiere, 2017
Persephone
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Helene
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Theatre Workshop Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Soho Rep Production, 2014
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
Hélène [Replacement]

Photos

Paul Lazar, Emeka Guindo, Amber Gray, Eboni Flowers, Asia Kate Dillon, Phillip James  Photo

Paul Lazar, Emeka Guindo, Amber Gray, Eboni Flowers, Asia Kate Dillon, Phillip James Brannon, Maria Dizzia, Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga and Che Ayende

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Date:
04/29/2022
Paul Lazar, Emeka Guindo, Amber Gray, Eboni Flowers, Asia Kate Dillon, Phillip James  Photo

Paul Lazar, Emeka Guindo, Amber Gray, Eboni Flowers, Asia Kate Dillon, Phillip James Brannon, Maria Dizzia, Bobbi MacKenzie, Grantham Coleman, Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga and Che Ayende

From: 
Date:
04/29/2022
Paul Lazar, Emeka Guindo, Amber Gray, Eboni Flowers, Asia Kate Dillon, Phillip James  Photo

Paul Lazar, Emeka Guindo, Amber Gray, Eboni Flowers, Asia Kate Dillon, Phillip James Brannon, Maria Dizzia and Daniel Craig

From: 
Date:
04/29/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Limited Engagement, 2022
Banquo

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Persephone

  [West End]
National Theatre Pre-Broadway Engagement, 2018
Persephone

  [Canada]
Canadian Premiere, 2017
Persephone

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Helene

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Theatre Workshop Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Soho Rep Production, 2014
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2013
Hélène [Replacement]

Amber Gray Biography

Theatre includes Hadestown (Broadway, London's National Theatre, Edmonton's Citadel Theatre: Sterling Award, New York Theatre Workshop: Lucille Lortel nomination); Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 (Broadway: Theatre World Award, Kazino, Ars Nova); Daniel Fish's production of Oklahoma! (Bard SummerScape); An Octoroon (Theatre for a New Audience, Soho Rep, P.S.122); Taylor Mac's A 24 Decade History of Popular Music: 1900's-1950's (New York Live Arts with Under the Radar); Iphigenia in Aulis (Classic Stage Company); We Play for the Gods (Women's Project); Eager to Lose (Ars Nova); and Banished Children of Eve (Irish Rep). Gray is a member of the Brooklyn based theatre company, The TEAM and has co-developed and performed in their Mission Drift (London's National Theatre, P.S.122's COIL, Edinburgh's Traverse, Lisbon, Salzburg, Perth, Hong Kong); Primer for a Failed Superpower (Roulette); and the upcoming Reconstruction (Still Working but the Devil Might Be Inside). Gray can always be found, and has performed for the past 14 years, with the political activist group Reverend Billy and The Church of Stop Shopping. Television and film includes "Escape at Dannemora," Walden: Life in the Woods, What Would Jesus Buy?, and The Weekend. MFA: NYU Graduate Acting.

Amber Gray Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2019 - Distinguished Performance Award
Amber Gray, Hadestown
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Amber Gray, Hadestown
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Amber Gray, Hadestown
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical
Amber Gray, Hadestown
 
Theatre World Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance Gold Star
Amber Gray, Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812

Amber Gray News

VIDEO: Ms. Guidance- Episode 1 | Romeo & Jenny Photo VIDEO: Ms. Guidance- Episode 1 | Romeo & Jenny
by Ms. Guidance - Jun 29, 2022

In the premiere episode of Ms. Guidance: After a humiliating breakdown on a New York City stage, failed actress Jenny Bump returns to her fine arts high school for a fresh start as the new guidance counselor. Her first day is no homecoming. Watch the full episode!

BroadwayWorld Will Exclusively Air New Web Series, Ms. Guidance Photo BroadwayWorld Will Exclusively Air New Web Series, Ms. Guidance
by Ms. Guidance - Jun 22, 2022

BroadwayWorld is excited to announce the launch of a new web series, Ms. Guidance. Directed by Van Hansis and Melodie Sisk and written by James Ryan Caldwell, the six-episode series will premiere exclusively here at BroadwayWorld on Wednesday, June 29th.

THREE MEN AND A BABY GRAND to Return to the Laurie Beechman Photo THREE MEN AND A BABY GRAND to Return to the Laurie Beechman
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2022

Richard Rodgers Award Winner Brandon James Gwinn (TL;DR: Thelma Louise;Dyke Remix, Trixie Mattel’s Moving Parts), Dylan Hartwell (NEWSical, A Musical About Star Wars) and Greg Sullivan (Seussical, Naked Boys Singing) will bring encore performances of their hilarious show Three Men and a Baby Grand to The Laurie Beechman. 

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes on Broadway With HERE'S TO THE LADIES WHO: WHO WE ARE Epi Photo VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes on Broadway With HERE'S TO THE LADIES WHO: WHO WE ARE Episode 2
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2022

The second episode of the Broadway Women‚Äôs Alliance / YesAnd Productions series ‚ÄúHere‚Äôs To The Ladies Who‚ÄĚ is now available, just in time to celebrate some of the women who have made this season possible.

Final Chance To Vote For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Best Photo Final Chance To Vote For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Best Ensemble & Best Musical, THE MUSIC MAN Leads Best Revival & More!
by BWW Awards - May 31, 2022

This is the final chance to vote for the 19th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

Stage Manager Stories: Cherie B. Tay, A STRANGE LOOP Photo Stage Manager Stories: Cherie B. Tay, A STRANGE LOOP
by A.A. Cristi - May 29, 2022

This month, we're chatting with veteran Broadway stage manager, voice actor, and multimedia creative artist, Cherie B. Tay (she/they), who is currently part of the stage management team of this year's most Tony-nominated musical, A Strange Loop.

Vote For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - Hugh Jackman, Patti LuPone, Da Photo Vote For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - Hugh Jackman, Patti LuPone, Darren Criss, Sarah Jessica Parker & More Lead Latest Standings
by BWW Awards - May 23, 2022

Voting is open for the 19th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards through June 3rd! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

Industry Pro Newsletter: Mask Mandate Extensions, Are Tourist's Returning? Photo Industry Pro Newsletter: Mask Mandate Extensions, Are Tourist's Returning?
by Alex Freeman - May 23, 2022

As awards season continues forward, there is a strong sense of normalcy within the industry - however, the announcement last week from both the Broadway League and at least one regional arts organization that mask mandates will continue into the summer is a strong reminder that we aren’t yet back to normal.

First Standings Announced For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Photo First Standings Announced For The 19th Annual Theatre Fans' Choice Awards - SIX Leads Best Musical, WICKED Leads Best Long Running Show & More!
by BWW Awards - May 16, 2022

Voting is open for the 19th Annual Theater Fans' Choice Awards through June 3rd! The Theatre Fans' Choice Awards are the biggest New York Theatre Awards, where YOU, the fans, get to have your say.

Amber Gray, Kara Young & More Receive 2022 Actors' Equity Foundation Awards Photo Amber Gray, Kara Young & More Receive 2022 Actors' Equity Foundation Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

The Actors’ Equity Foundation announced the recipients of its 2022 awards.

Amber Gray Videos

VIDEO: Ms. Guidance- Episode 1 | Romeo & Jenny VideoVIDEO: Ms. Guidance- Episode 1 | Romeo & Jenny
by Ms. Guidance - Jun 29, 2022

In the premiere episode of Ms. Guidance: After a humiliating breakdown on a New York City stage, failed actress Jenny Bump returns to her fine arts high school for a fresh start as the new guidance counselor. Her first day is no homecoming. Watch the full episode!

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes on Broadway With HERE'S TO THE LADIES WHO: WHO WE ARE Epi VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes on Broadway With HERE'S TO THE LADIES WHO: WHO WE ARE Episode 2
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2022

The second episode of the Broadway Women‚Äôs Alliance / YesAnd Productions series ‚ÄúHere‚Äôs To The Ladies Who‚ÄĚ is now available, just in time to celebrate some of the women who have made this season possible.

VIDEO: Inside MACBETH's Opening Night with Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga & More! VideoVIDEO: Inside MACBETH's Opening Night with Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 2, 2022

Just last week, Tony Award winner Sam Gold's Macbeth officially arrived on Broadway, starring Daniel Craig in his return to Broadway as Macbeth and Ruth Negga's Broadway debut as Lady Macbeth. 

VIDEO: Meet New HADESTOWN Star Lana Gordon on Backstage with Richard Ridge VideoVIDEO: Meet New HADESTOWN Star Lana Gordon on Backstage with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 13, 2022

Watch as Richard Ridge catches up with Broadway's newest queen of the underworld, Lana Gordon. Gordon stars as Persephone in Hadestown on Broadway.

VIDEO: Daniel Craig Talks Returning to Broadway in MACBETH on THE LATE SHOW VideoVIDEO: Daniel Craig Talks Returning to Broadway in MACBETH on THE LATE SHOW
by Michael Major - Feb 17, 2022

Daniel Craig sat down on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night to discuss returning to Broadway in the upcoming revival of William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Craig also discussed playing Macbeth in drama school, the production's recently announced initiative to give tickets to New York City students, and more.

VIDEO: Stars Eva Noblezada and Aaron Tveit Talk Broadway's Return on TODAY VideoVIDEO: Stars Eva Noblezada and Aaron Tveit Talk Broadway's Return on TODAY
by Stage Tube - Sep 2, 2021

Two of Broadway's brightest stars, Aaron Tveit (Moulin Rouge!) and Eva Noblezada (Hadestown), joined NBC News Now anchor Joe Fryer for a segment celebrating Broadway's return!

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2021

Amazon Prime Video announced today that the highly anticipated Amazon Original limited series The Underground Railroad, from Academy Award winner Barry Jenkins, will premiere on May 14 exclusively on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide.

Broadway Rewind: NATASHA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Blazes Through Bryant Pa VideoBroadway Rewind: NATASHA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Blazes Through Bryant Park in 2013!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 23, 2020

Today we flashback to 2013, when Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 first performed on the Bryant Park stage. Dave Malloy's musical played off Broadway before opening in 2016 at the Imperial Theatre, where it played for 336 performances.

BWW Exclusive: Listen to Amber Gray Sing a Todd Almond Tune on ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE A VideoBWW Exclusive: Listen to Amber Gray Sing a Todd Almond Tune on ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE Album
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 25, 2020

We are excited to bring you an exclusive track from the album- 'I Don't Know About You,' written by Todd Almond (Girl from the North Country) and performed by Amber Gray (Hadestown).

VIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Worksho VideoVIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Workshop
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2020

On this day in 2016, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical HADESTOWN celebrated its off-Broadway opening at New York Theatre Workshop.


Amber Gray Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amber Gray next theatre project?
Amber Gray's next show will be Macbeth which opens on 4/28/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Amber Gray been in?
Amber Gray has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Amber Gray been in?
Amber Gray has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Amber Gray's first West End show?
Amber Gray's first West End show was Hadestown which opened in 2018

What awards has Amber Gray been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Hadestown , Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hadestown , Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Hadestown Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical (The Lortels) for Hadestown and Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 .

What awards has Amber Gray won?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Hadestownand Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812.