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Bunny Briggs

 
Bunny Briggs Headshot
Date of Birth: February 26, 1923 (99)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Performer
Hoofer
  [Chicago]
World Premiere, 1963
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1945
Cicero

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1989
Performer

Hoofer

  [Chicago]
World Premiere, 1963
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1945
Cicero


Bunny Briggs Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1989 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Gold Star
Bunny Briggs, Black and Blue

Bunny Briggs News

Tony Goldwyn and Savion Glover Will Helm Revised PAL JOEY on Broadway Photo Tony Goldwyn and Savion Glover Will Helm Revised PAL JOEY on Broadway
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 4, 2021

Pal Joey, the Rodgers and Hart-John O’Hara classic musical, has been revised in a brand-new production that will be heading to Broadway in the 2022-2023 season.

How Theatres Everywhere Are Celebrating Black History Month Photo How Theatres Everywhere Are Celebrating Black History Month
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 9, 2021

This February, BroadwayWorld is committed to celebrating the outstanding contributions that Black artists have made to the American theatre. How can you tune in for Black History month programming? We've rounded up just a few events that highlight that legacy.

Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents AMPLIFIED DIGNITY Online Exhibition Celebrating Bla Photo Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents AMPLIFIED DIGNITY Online Exhibition Celebrating Black History Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2021

The Al Hirschfeld Foundation is celebrating Black History Month with its latest online exhibition, Amplified Dignity: Black Dancers Drawn by Hirschfeld. Through March 13, the exhibition features Hirschfeld's reflections of legendary 20th Century artists including Sammy Davis Jr., Josephine Baker, Nicholas Brothers, Bunny Briggs, and more.

Alan Onickel to Make Debut at The Green Room 42 with THAT INSTANT Photo Alan Onickel to Make Debut at The Green Room 42 with THAT INSTANT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 6, 2020

Performer, teacher, and choreographer Alan Onickel will be making his Green Room 42 debut in That Instant. Beginning in South Africa with a life-altering near-fatal car crash, this autobiographical show follows Alan from his visit to 'Coma Land' through multiple surgeries, therapies, doctors, pharmaceuticals, recuperation and finally his return to New York City. Music composed by the incomparable Drama Desk and Helen Hayes award winner Ed Dixon and played by gifted Musical Director Chip Prince. Everyone deals with obstacles in life. That Instant tells of Alan Onickel's unpredictable journey surviving those hurdles.

THAT INSTANT Starring Alan Onickel Announced at The Green Room 42 Photo THAT INSTANT Starring Alan Onickel Announced at The Green Room 42
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 4, 2020

Performer, teacher, and choreographer Alan Onickel is thrilled to be making his Green Room 42 debut in That Instant.

BWW Exclusive: GAY LIKE ME Author Richie Jackson Picks Top 10 Theatrical Experiences Photo BWW Exclusive: GAY LIKE ME Author Richie Jackson Picks Top 10 Theatrical Experiences
by BWW Special - Feb 3, 2020

Now available from Harper Collins is Richie Jackson's Gay Like Me- a poignant and urgent love letter to his son. In the new book, the award-winning Broadway, TV and film producer reflects on his experiences as a gay man in America and the progress and setbacks of the LGBTQ community over the last 50 years.

Anjoli Chadha And Walter Rutledge Selected For Staten Island Children's Museum New Pe Photo Anjoli Chadha And Walter Rutledge Selected For Staten Island Children's Museum New Performing Artist-In-Residence Program
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 6, 2019

The Staten Island Children's Museum is pleased to announce that Anjoli Chadha and Walter Rutledge have been selected for its new Performing Artist-in-Residence Program (PAIR).

Progressive Theater Will Host The 1st Annual Black & Blue Fundraising Gala Photo Progressive Theater Will Host The 1st Annual Black & Blue Fundraising Gala
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2019

On Friday, November 22nd, 2019, Progressive Theater in Maplewood, NJ will host the 1st Annual Black & Blue Fundraising Gala at The Woodland: Great Hall from 6:00pm to 11:00pm.

Tap Dance Genius Savion Glover Announced At SOPAC November 9 Photo Tap Dance Genius Savion Glover Announced At SOPAC November 9
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2019

Tony Award-winning tap phenomenon Savion Glover (Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk, Shuffle Along) makes a highly anticipated return engagement to SOPAC on Saturday, November 9 at 8 p.m.

Northrop Announces 10-Event Film Series Photo Northrop Announces 10-Event Film Series
by Julie Musbach - Jul 15, 2019

Northrop announces its 2019-20 Film Series, featuring several award-winning films with diverse artistic voices from around the world. From a film adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby to the Beatles fan favorite Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band and the more recent The Hate U Give, the series includes cult classics and notable works exploring history, social issues, and arts performances.


Bunny Briggs Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Bunny Briggs been in?
Bunny Briggs has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Bunny Briggs been in?
Bunny Briggs has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Bunny Briggs been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Black and Blue .

What awards has Bunny Briggs won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Black and Blue.