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Antoine L. Smith

 
Bio:
Broadway: The Color Purple, Miss Saigon, Memphis. National tours: Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella (first national), Cats. Notable regional: Les Miserables, Ragtime, Big River, Rent. Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: The Color Purple, Miss Saigon, Memphis. National tours: Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella (first national), Cats. Notable regional: Les Miserables, Ragtime, Big River, Rent. Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Berry Gordy / Nick
  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Ensemble
1st Policeman
Billy Bigelow (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Shultz
John (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2015
Ensemble
Grady
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2014
Pinkerton
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]
Del Ray (Understudy) [Replacement]
Bobby (Understudy) [Replacement]
Gator (Understudy) [Replacement]

Photos

Queen Latifah and Antoine L. Smith Photo

Queen Latifah and Antoine L. Smith

From: 
Date:
03/10/2022
Gabriel Ruiz, Whitney Bashor, Carina Kay-Louchiey, Tavon Olds-Sample, Antoine L. Smit Photo

Gabriel Ruiz, Whitney Bashor, Carina Kay-Louchiey, Tavon Olds-Sample, Antoine L. Smith, Christian Wilson, Carol Lewis, Monique Smith, Walter Russell III, Jahvaris Fulton, Sybrina Fulton and Ayana George

From: 
Date:
02/28/2022
Mary McCormick, Gabriel Ruiz, Whitney Bashor, Carina Kay-Louchiey, Tavon Olds-Sample, Photo

Mary McCormick, Gabriel Ruiz, Whitney Bashor, Carina Kay-Louchiey, Tavon Olds-Sample, Antoine L. Smith, Christian Wilson, Carol Lewis, Monique Smith, Walter Russell III, Jahvaris Fulton, Sybrina Fulton, Ayana George and Travis Ballenger

From: 
Date:
02/28/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Berry Gordy / Nick

  [Broadway]
2018 Broadway Revival, 2018
Ensemble

1st Policeman

Billy Bigelow (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Shultz

John (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2015
Ensemble

Grady

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2014
Pinkerton

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2009
Ensemble [Replacement]

Del Ray (Understudy) [Replacement]

Bobby (Understudy) [Replacement]

Gator (Understudy) [Replacement]

Antoine L. Smith Biography

Broadway: The Color Purple, Miss Saigon, Memphis. National tours: Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella (first national), Cats. Notable regional: Les Miserables, Ragtime, Big River, Rent. Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program.




Antoine L. Smith News

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the KEEPING COMPANY WITH SONDHEIM Screening Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the KEEPING COMPANY WITH SONDHEIM Screening
by Jennifer Broski - May 9, 2022

This past weekend, Tracie Bennett, Erin Davie,¬†Antwayn Hopper,¬†Michael R. Jackson,¬†John Earl Jelks,¬†Tavon Olds-Sample,¬†Andy Nyman,¬†Soara-Joye Ross,¬†Jessie Shelton,¬†Matthew Sklar,¬†Antoine L. Smith,¬†original cast members¬†Pamela Myers¬†and¬†Teri Ralston,¬†and more were on hand to celebrate the exclusive screening of ‚ÄúKeeping Company with Sondheim‚ÄĚ, a documentary from¬†Great Performances¬†on PBS.¬†

LISTEN: Kevin Chamberlin Talks TikTok & More on TAKE A BOW Photo LISTEN: Kevin Chamberlin Talks TikTok & More on TAKE A BOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

This episode has it all! In this episode he takes us through his career, life journey, and inside scoop from his favorite productions.

Photos: Queen Latifah Poses with the Cast of MJ on Broadway Photo Photos: Queen Latifah Poses with the Cast of MJ on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 10, 2022

The company of MJ welcomed a special visitor to the Neil Simon Theatre this week. Check out exclusive photos of Queen Latifah with the cast!

Photos: Trayvon Martin's Family Visits MJ on 10th Anniversary Of His Death Photo Photos: Trayvon Martin's Family Visits MJ on 10th Anniversary Of His Death
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 1, 2022

On the 10th anniversary of his death, the family of Trayvon Martin lifted their spirits at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre for a performance of MJ. Check out photos with the cast below.

Photos: MJ THE MUSICAL Cast and Creatives Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night Photo Photos: MJ THE MUSICAL Cast and Creatives Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night
by Jennifer Broski - Feb 2, 2022

MJ features a book by two-time Pulitzer Prize¬ģ winner¬†Lynn Nottage¬†and a score made up of some of the best-loved, top-selling songs in recording history. Tony Award winner¬†Christopher Wheeldon¬†directs and choreographs.

Meet the Cast of MJ THE MUSICAL Photo Meet the Cast of MJ THE MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2021

Inspired by the life and art of Michael Jackson, MJ will begin performances on Broadway tonight, December 6, 2021, with an opening night set for Tuesday, February 1, 2022, at the newly refurbished Neil Simon Theatre. Learn more about the cast bringing this new musical to the stage!

Full Casting Announced For THE COLOR PURPLE Audio Experience: A Benefit for Black Wom Photo Full Casting Announced For THE COLOR PURPLE Audio Experience: A Benefit for Black Womxn
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2021

The cast will be led by Felicia P. Fields as one of three actors who will play Miss Celie. Joining Fields are Simon-Anthony Rhoden as Mister, Hope Mkhway as Young Celie, Joanna Francis as Miss Celie, Allison Semmes as Nettie, Melody A. Betts as Sofia, Alexis J. Roston as Shug Avery, Peyton Rowe as Squeak, Kristen Lowe as Doris, and more.

MJ THE MUSICAL Announces Nationwide Search For Actor To Play 'Young Michael Jackson' Photo MJ THE MUSICAL Announces Nationwide Search For Actor To Play 'Young Michael Jackson'
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021

In MJ, ‚ÄúYoung Michael‚ÄĚ appears at age 10 and should have an unchanged singing voice. Performers may be older or younger to audition, as long as they are still able to sing in Young Michael's range.

Rich + Tone Talauega Join MJ THE MUSICAL Creative Team, Focusing on Michael Jackson M Photo Rich + Tone Talauega Join MJ THE MUSICAL Creative Team, Focusing on Michael Jackson Movement
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021

MJ¬†Director and Tony Award-winning Choreographer¬†Christopher Wheeldon is introducing¬†a unique part of his creative team ‚ÄstRich + Tone Talauega, who will focus particularly on Michael Jackson movement.

MJ Announces Complete Casting; Quentin Earl Darrington, Whitney Bashor, Antoine L. Sm Photo MJ Announces Complete Casting; Quentin Earl Darrington, Whitney Bashor, Antoine L. Smith, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2021

The production kicks off performances this December. Learn more about the show and how to purchase tickets here!

Antoine L. Smith Videos

VIDEO: Denver Center for the Performing Arts Spotlights Antoine L. Smith VideoVIDEO: Denver Center for the Performing Arts Spotlights Antoine L. Smith
by Stage Tube - Jul 21, 2020

Over the coming months the Denver Center for the Performing Arts will be taking you into intimate conversation with artists who have had (or are going to have) an impact on life at DPAC. Episode two features Antoine L. Smith, who reflects on working on Oklahoma!, and more.

VIDEO: Chris Coleman Reflects on Directing OKLAHOMA! at DCPA VideoVIDEO: Chris Coleman Reflects on Directing OKLAHOMA! at DCPA
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2020

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts has released a new video in its 'DCPA Memories' series.

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sings Out for Black History Month at Broadway Sessions! VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sings Out for Black History Month at Broadway Sessions!
by Ben Cameron - Feb 28, 2019

Broadway Sessions recently held its 3rd annual Black History Month celebration. We invited an all star roster of Broadway talent to share songs and stories reflecting the influence, impact and legacy of black artists on Broadway and beyond. HOLY MOLY! This was one of the most incredible nights of music we have enjoyed. Beyond that it was moving, hilarious and profound. Enjoy these highlights from Broadway vets Antoine  L Smith, Soarer-Joye Ross, Storm Lever, Brennyn Lark, Judith Franklin, Phoenix Best, Elijah Ahmad Lewis, Tiana Okoye, Michel Demby Cain, Imari Hardon, Avery Smith, Nick Rashad Burroughs, Quentin Earl Darrington, Jennie Harney Fleming, John Edwards, Laurissa 'Lala' Romain, Shonica Gooden and Emme Kemp. We also enjoyed performances from 'Rising Stars' Richard Baskin Jr. and Aneesa Folds. OH, and maybe just an impromptu pre show performance by Tony-winning legend FAITH PRINCE! It was a good night.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Get A First Look At OKLAHOMA at The Denver Center for the Performing VideoEXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Get A First Look At OKLAHOMA at The Denver Center for the Performing Arts
by Alan Henry - Sep 12, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Denver Center for the Performing Arts' production of Oklahoma! The 75th Anniversary Denver production is directed by Artistic Director Chris Coleman in his DCPA directorial debut. Check out the video below!

VIDEO: Watch a Trailer For OKLAHOMA! at Denver Center for the Performing Arts VideoVIDEO: Watch a Trailer For OKLAHOMA! at Denver Center for the Performing Arts
by Stage Tube - Aug 2, 2018

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) presents Oklahoma! The 75th Anniversary Denver production is directed by Artistic Director Chris Coleman in his DCPA directorial debut. Oklahoma! runs September 7-October 14 at the Stage Theatre. For tickets or more information, visit https://www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/oklahoma/.

BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE Thanksgiving Special! With Katie Lynch and THE COLOR PURPLE's Antoine L. Smith
by Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch - Nov 22, 2016

In Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch, come into Katie's kitchen with some of Broadway's brightest as they eat, drink and merrily mix it up. See your favorite stars out of their element as they whip up dishes inspired by their Broadway show. Watch what happens when these actors trade belting for baking!

BWW TV: THE COLOR PURPLE Cast Belts It Out in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 7, 2016

In attendance today was the cast of The Color Purple (Antoine L. Smith, Rema Webb, Phoenix Best, Akron Watson, Carrie Compere, Adrianna Hicks, Patrice Covington, Lawrence Clayton) who performed three songs from the show: 'Push Da Button,' 'Any Little Thing,' and 'The Color Purple.' Check out highlights below!

BWW TV: THE COLOR PURPLE Cast Takes BROADWAY SESSIONS to Church!
by Ben Cameron - Jun 6, 2016

Cast members from the Tony-nominated revival of The Color Purple made their way to The Laurie Beechman Theatre on Thursday evening for Broadway Sessions. It became clear pretty darn quick that we were no longer in a theater- we were at CHURCH! These cats can sing like nobody's business. And that's just what they did. They SANG!!! Cast members Rema Webb, Antoine L. Smith, J. Daughtry, Adrianna Hicks, Bre Jackson, Phoenix Best, Akron Watson and Carla R. Stewart were greeted with standing ovation after standing ovation. The cast also shared insights into their audition experiences, told us their favorite 'audience reactions', played a round of 'The Color Purple Pyramid' and joined their voices together for an unforgettable group performance of the show's 11 o'clock number, 'I'm Here.'

VIDEO: Danielle Brooks Talks THE COLOR PURPLE: 'Every Moment is Exciting for Me'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 24, 2016

Danielle Brooks stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT and explained how her Broadway musical inspired her to pursue acting.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson & More in THE COLOR PURPLE on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 9, 2015

A first look at the new Broadway revival of THE COLOR PURPLE, now in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 W 45th Street), has just been released. Check out highlights of the cast in action below!


Antoine L. Smith Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Antoine L. Smith been in?
Antoine L. Smith has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Antoine L. Smith been in?
Antoine L. Smith has not appeared in the West End