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Darnell Abraham

 
Bio:
Hailed by The Wall Street Journal as “outstanding”, Darnell’s performance career has been recognized by audiences and critics alike for it’s depth and versatility. He is currently George Washington in HAMILTON on the National Broadway Tour. Darnell has received numerous accolades for his ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Hailed by The Wall Street Journal as “outstanding”, Darnell’s performance career has been recognized by audiences and critics alike for it’s depth and versatility. He is currently George Washington in HAMILTON on the National Broadway Tour. Darnell has received numerous accolades for his ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Third National Tour, 2019
Ensemble
George Washinton [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
Revival National Tour, 2017
Adam
Ensemble [Replacement]
Grady (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Regional (US)]
Barrington Stage Company Revival, 2017
Coalhouse

Photos

J.D. Webster, Darnell Abraham, Jamal James, Kyle E. Bird Photo

J.D. Webster, Darnell Abraham, Jamal James, Kyle E. Bird

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Date:
10/01/2018
Adrianna  Hicks, Darnell  Abraham and  N’Jameh  Camara  Photo

Adrianna Hicks, Darnell Abraham and N’Jameh Camara

From: 
Date:
09/27/2018
Darnell Abraham, Julianne Boyd, Brian Prather Photo

Darnell Abraham, Julianne Boyd, Brian Prather

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Date:
11/07/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
Third National Tour, 2019
Ensemble

George Washinton [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
Revival National Tour, 2017
Adam

Ensemble [Replacement]

Grady (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Regional (US)]
Barrington Stage Company Revival, 2017
Coalhouse

Darnell Abraham Biography

Hailed by The Wall Street Journal as “outstanding”, Darnell’s performance career has been recognized by audiences and critics alike for it’s depth and versatility. He is currently George Washington in HAMILTON on the National Broadway Tour.

Darnell has received numerous accolades for his work, including winner of the Berkshire Theatre Critics Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical and an Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) nomination for Best Actor.

Select credits include: The Color Purple revival 1st National Broadway Tour (Adam and u/s Mister), Ragtime (Coalhouse), Next to Normal (Dr. Fine/Dr. Madden), and I Dream (MLK Jr.). In addition to his theatrical engagements, Darnell is a featured solo artist on Bandai Namco’s Tekken 7, which has sold over 6 million copies worldwide since its release. Moreover, he has collaborated with Grammy© and Emmy award-winning artists in the studio and on the concert stage.




Darnell Abraham News

Review: HAMILTON at The Paramount Theatre Photo Review: HAMILTON at The Paramount Theatre
by Jay Irwin - Aug 5, 2022

The juggernaut, the glory, the hot ticket in town has returned. Yes, “Hamilton”, that multiple Tony Award winning phenomenon that’s still a big seller on Broadway has made its way back to Seattle and, good news, you have a bit over a month to catch it. Even better news, they’re doing the lottery for $10 tickets again. And possibly the best news, this production and its cast are fantastic!

BWW Review: Don't Throw Away Your Shot to see HAMILTON in Vancouver this Month! Photo BWW Review: Don't Throw Away Your Shot to see HAMILTON in Vancouver this Month!
by Alyson Eng - Jun 1, 2022

Vancouver has finally been blessed with the arrival of HAMILTON: An American Musical at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre! Playing from May 24th to June 19, this multiple award winning musical will grace audiences night after night all thanks to Broadway Across Canada. Read our critic's review.

BWW Review: HAMILTON at Keller Auditorium Photo BWW Review: HAMILTON at Keller Auditorium
by Krista Garver - Apr 15, 2022

The national tour of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s HAMILTON is once again at Keller Auditorium, and it’s just as much of a must-see as ever. Read our critic's review!

BWW Review: HAMILTON Returns to the Eccles Theater with Passion and Resilience Photo BWW Review: HAMILTON Returns to the Eccles Theater with Passion and Resilience
by Tyler Hinton - Dec 30, 2021

The national tour of the smash hit HAMILTON has triumphantly returned to the Eccles Theater and is safely performing with passion and resilience, creating a special, undeniable experience. 

BWW Review: HAMILTON at Morrison Center Photo BWW Review: HAMILTON at Morrison Center
by Jessa moore - Dec 15, 2021

Starting December eighth Boise audiences have the opportunity to be 'in the room where it happens' and see the AndPeggy tour of Hamilton. With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, HAMILTON is based on Ron Chernow's biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. The show is, as Miranda himself put it, 'America then, as told by America now. From duels between founding fathers to his personal affairs, this national tour gave Idaho audiences a chance to see it all.

Review Roundup: HAMILTON's 'And Peggy' Tour; What Are the Critics Saying? Photo Review Roundup: HAMILTON's 'And Peggy' Tour; What Are the Critics Saying?
by Review Roundups - Dec 8, 2021

The 'And Peggy' touring company of Hamilton officially reopened in San Francisco on August 10.

BWW Review: Mask UP!  HAMILTON Lights Up the Stage as Live Theatre Returns to Broadwa Photo BWW Review: Mask UP! HAMILTON Lights Up the Stage as Live Theatre Returns to Broadway San Jose
by Linda Hodges - Oct 16, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s HAMILTON triumphantly took the stage at Broadway San Jose, returning to a changed world - as the masked patrons showing proof of vaccination at the door attested to. But more than that, in the intervening years since Miranda and his intrepid band of brothers (Alex Lacamoire, Andy Blankenbuehler and Thomas Kail) created the sound, look and feel of the nation’s origin story, the country today has undergone seismic shifts of great magnitudes.

BWW Review: HAMILTON Brings Theatre Back to Broadway Sacramento Photo BWW Review: HAMILTON Brings Theatre Back to Broadway Sacramento
by Courtney Symes - Sep 19, 2021

After a year and a half hiatus, Broadway Sacramento is back in a big way!  Their 2021 season opened on Wednesday in the newly renovated SAFE Credit Union Performing Arts Center with the most revered piece of theatre in recent memory-Hamilton. Patrons were treated to a beautifully redesigned venue that includes updated sound and seating.  Broadway World was able to experience the much-anticipated opening and it was just as magical as a post-pandemic return should be! 

A SOLITARY MAN: THE MUSIC OF NEIL DIAMOND Announced At Casa Mañana Photo A SOLITARY MAN: THE MUSIC OF NEIL DIAMOND Announced At Casa Mañana
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2021

Casa Mañana's Reid Cabaret Theatre presents A Solitary Man: The Music of Neil Diamond June 15-26, 2021. Tickets are on sale now.

Krystal Joy Brown, Rory O'Malley & More From HAMILTON Host Letter Writing Party to As Photo Krystal Joy Brown, Rory O'Malley & More From HAMILTON Host Letter Writing Party to Assist Georgia Voters in Runoff Elections
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2020

VoteRiders is reuniting with its Hamilton ambassadors to host a special virtual letter-writing party and fundraiser on Giving Tuesday at 7 pm ET, featuring festive holiday entertainment and inspiring conversation with hundreds of volunteers.

Darnell Abraham Videos

VIDEO: HAMILTON's Darnell Abraham Goes Live on BroadwaySF's Instagram VideoVIDEO: HAMILTON's Darnell Abraham Goes Live on BroadwaySF's Instagram
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2020

Darnell Abraham, George Washington in the And Peggy Tour of Hamilton, appeared live on Instagram for BroadwaySF on May 1!

VIDEO: First Look At THE COLOR PURPLE at Paper Mill Playhouse VideoVIDEO: First Look At THE COLOR PURPLE at Paper Mill Playhouse
by Alan Henry - Sep 27, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Paper Mill Playhouse's The Color Purple, directed by Tony Award-winner John Doyle. The Color Purple is the Tony Award-winning musical revival based upon the novel written by Alice Walker and the Warner Bros.Amblin Entertainment motion picture with a book by Marsha Norman and music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, and Stephen Bray.

VIDEO: Take a Sneak Peek at Ogunquit's Production of RAGTIME VideoVIDEO: Take a Sneak Peek at Ogunquit's Production of RAGTIME
by Stage Tube - Aug 12, 2017

The Ogunquit Playhouse has created an all new production of the Tony Award-winning musical Ragtime, on stage from August 2 to August 26. Check out a preview video below!