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Chelsea Lee Williams

 
Birth Place:
Miami, FL
Bio:
Broadway: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s, Oklahoma! (u/s Laurey Williams) Off-Broadway: Girl From The North Country (The Public Theater), X or Betty Shabazz Vs. The Nation (The Acting Company). Regional: Unknown Solider (WTFestival). Film: Strive (2019 American Black Film Festival). Training: Florida ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Miami, FL

Bio:
Broadway: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s, Oklahoma! (u/s Laurey Williams) Off-Broadway: Girl From The North Country (The Public Theater), X or Betty Shabazz Vs. The Nation (The Acting Company). Regional: Unknown Solider (WTFestival). Film: Strive (2019 American Black Film Festival). Training: Florida ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2019
Ado Annie, Laurey Williams, Gertie Cummings (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater North American Premiere, 2018
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Ensemble [Replacement]

Photos

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris, Todd Almond, Marc Kudisch and Luba Mason

From: 
Date:
10/14/2021
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris, Todd Almond, Marc Kudisch, Luba Mason, Tom Nelis, Jeannette Bayardelle, Jay O. Sanders, Mare Winningham, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Colin Bates, Austin Scott, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Matt McGrath, John Schiappa and Rachel Stern

From: 
Date:
10/14/2021
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris Photo

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 13: (L-R) Chelsea Lee Williams, Matthew Frederick Harris, Todd Almond, Marc Kudisch, Luba Mason, Tom Nelis, Jeannette Bayardelle, Jay O. Sanders, Mare Winningham, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Colin Bates, Austin Scott, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Matt McGrath, John Schiappa and Rachel Stern

From: 
Date:
10/14/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2019
Ado Annie, Laurey Williams, Gertie Cummings (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater North American Premiere, 2018
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Ensemble [Replacement]

Chelsea Lee Williams Biography

Broadway: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s, Oklahoma! (u/s Laurey Williams) Off-Broadway: Girl From The North Country (The Public Theater), X or Betty Shabazz Vs. The Nation (The Acting Company). Regional: Unknown Solider (WTFestival). Film: Strive (2019 American Black Film Festival). Training: Florida A&M University, The Juilliard School @Chelsea_in_HD www.ChelseaLeeWilliams.com




Chelsea Lee Williams News

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Announces Live Capture
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Today, the Tony Nominated Broadway musical Girl From The North Country announced that the production was professionally captured prior to its re-opening on April 29th for future use.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY R Photo Photos: Colton Ryan, Bernadette Peters & More Arrive at GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala
by Bruce Glikas - May 13, 2022

Girl From the North Country, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, returned for a limited engagement, April 29-June 19 at the Belasco Theatre.

Photos: On the Red Carpet of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Re-Opening Night Gala
by Bruce Glikas - May 13, 2022

Girl From the North Country, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, returned for a limited engagement, April 29-June 19 at the Belasco Theatre.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway Photo VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023 Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

Today, it was announced that the North American Tour of the acclaimed Girl From The North Country, nominated for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, will have its technical rehearsals and tour premiere at Hennepin Theatre Trust's historic Orpheum Theatre in the Fall of 2023. 

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Sets Broadway Reopening Dates Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Sets Broadway Reopening Dates
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

Girl From the North Country has officially set its Broadway return dates! The musical, which temporarily closed on January 23 with the promise of returning this spring, will return for a limited engagement, April 29-June 11 at the Belasco Theatre.

2 Broadway Shows Take Final Bow Today Photo 2 Broadway Shows Take Final Bow Today
by Team BWW - Jan 23, 2022

Today, January 23, Broadway says goodbye to two beloved productions. Slave Play will conclude its limited run at the August Wilson Theatre following 9 previews and 58 regular performances; and Girl from the North Country pauses performances at the Belasco Theatre following 31 previews and 117 regular performances.

VIDEO: Chelsea Lee Williams Discusses Being an Understudy in GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUN Photo VIDEO: Chelsea Lee Williams Discusses Being an Understudy in GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 15, 2022

Girl From the North Country's Chelsea Lee Williams spoke about what it is like being an Understudy on Broadway. 

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Close January 23rd With Plans To Re-Open Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Will Close January 23rd With Plans To Re-Open
by BWW Staff - Jan 12, 2022

Today, it was announced that the acclaimed Broadway musical Girl from the North Country will play its final performance at The Belasco Theatre on January 23, 2022, following 31 previews and 117 regular performances.

Chelsea Lee Williams Videos

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run VideoGIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Extends Broadway Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Last night,¬†Girl From The North Country¬†hosted a special performance and gala to celebrate their third time opening on Broadway, as well as their seven Tony Award nominations, including ‚ÄúBest New Musical.‚Ä̬†

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Chronicles Their Journey on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Girl From The North Country, nominated yesterday for 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, just released a new video that chronicles their journey on Broadway.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast Spreads Holiday Cheer With 'Winter Wonderland' Performance
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2021

The Broadway cast of Girl From The North Country recently celebrated their 2022 Grammy nomination for Best Musical Theater Album and the holiday season with 1067LiteFM's Christine Nagy. The cast got together to spread some holiday cheer with an outdoor performance of 'Winter Wonderland.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Celebrates its Grammy Nomination
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Girl From the North Country was among the nominees for the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.

VIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving VideoVIDEO: THE GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Cast on the Importance of Thanksgiving
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

The Girl From the North Country has released a new video featuring members of the cast discussing the importance of Thanksgiving.

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Oct 15, 2021

The cast of Girl From The North Country appeared on Good Morning America this morning to perform a medley of Bob Dylan classics, including 'Hurricane', 'License to Kill', and 'Slow Train'.

VIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & VideoVIDEO: Go Inside GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY's Reopening Jam Session, Finale Number & More!
by Team BWW - Oct 14, 2021

Girl From The North Country is pressing on with Broadway performances! The new show by  playwright Conor McPherson just reopened at the Belasco Theatre, where the company celebrated with a special jam session outside of the theatre. Plus, watch as the company shares a letter from Bob Dylan during the curtain call, and as they perform the show's poignant file, 'Pressing On.'

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Performs at 'A Great Day in Harlem' Festival VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Performs at 'A Great Day in Harlem' Festival
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 11, 2021

Watch Girl From The North Country’s Austin Scott, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, and Rachel Stern perform 'All Along The Watchtower/Idiot Wind'!

VIDEO: Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan Perform 'I Want You' From GIRL FROM THE NORTH VideoVIDEO: Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan Perform 'I Want You' From GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 24, 2020

Girl from the North Country might not be in performances on Broadway, but the cast is still keeping busy! The new Bob Dylan musical just released a new music video featuring cast members Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan coming together virtually to perform their version of 'I Want You'.

VIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Releases Music Video of Kimber Elayne Sprawl Perfo VideoVIDEO: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Releases Music Video of Kimber Elayne Sprawl Performing 'Tight Connection To My Heart'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2020

Last night a brand new music video for 'Tight Connection To My Heart,' from Girl From The North Country was released as part of Harlem Week's Virtual Music Festival.


Chelsea Lee Williams Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chelsea Lee Williams next theatre project?
Chelsea Lee Williams's next show will be Girl from the North Country which opens on 4/29/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Chelsea Lee Williams been in?
Chelsea Lee Williams has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Chelsea Lee Williams been in?
Chelsea Lee Williams has not appeared in the West End