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Denise Burse

 

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre World Premiere, 2019
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Television Crew
Judith B. Kaufman (Understudy)


Denise Burse Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 1990 - Performance Gold Star
Denise Burse, Ground People

Denise Burse News

Photos: First Look at Denise Burse, Ebony Marshall-Oliver & More in BODIES THEY RITUA Photo Photos: First Look at Denise Burse, Ebony Marshall-Oliver & More in BODIES THEY RITUAL at Clubbed Thumb
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

Clubbed Thumb is presenting Bodies They Ritual through July 2. Bodies They Ritual stars Emmy Award winner Denise Burse ('Black Mirror'), Nora Cole (On the Town), Jacqueline Guillen (Man Cave), Kai Heath (On Sugarland), Ebony Marshall-Oliver (Chicken & Biscuits), Emily Cass McDonnell (The Antipodes), and more. Get a first look at photos here!

Denise Burse, Nora Cole, Ebony Marshall-Oliver & More to Star in Clubbed Thumb's BODI Photo Denise Burse, Nora Cole, Ebony Marshall-Oliver & More to Star in Clubbed Thumb's BODIES THEY RITUAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Clubbed Thumb has announced complete casting for the final production of the rescheduled 25th SUMMERWORKS festival of new plays, Bodies They Ritual. Performances will run June 22-July 2.

The Acting Company to Present A Staged Concert Reading of A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES: Photo The Acting Company to Present A Staged Concert Reading of A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES: OR THE GOSPEL OF TARTUFFE 
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2021

The Acting Company has announced a staged concert reading of award-winning playwright  Marcus Gardley's A Wolf in Snakeskin Shoes: Or The Gospel of Tartuffe on Monday, November  8th at 7:00pm at Florence Gould Hall (55 East 59th Street). Gardley returns to The Acting Company  after his critically acclaimed play X: or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation had an extended run off  Broadway in 2017. 

Cast Announced For Staged Reading Of Marcus Gardley's A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES, OR T Photo Cast Announced For Staged Reading Of Marcus Gardley's A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES, OR THE GOSPEL OF TARTUFFE
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2021

The Acting Company has announced a staged concert reading of award-winning playwright Marcus Gardley's A Wolf in Snakeskin Shoes: Or The Gospel of Tartuffe on Monday, November 8th at 7:00pm at Florence Gould Hall (55 East 59th Street). Gardley returns to The Acting Company after his critically acclaimed play X: or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation had an extended run off Broadway in 2017.

New Federal Theatre Celebrates Women's History Month with An Online Reading Series Photo New Federal Theatre Celebrates Women's History Month with An Online Reading Series
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 10, 2021

New Federal Theatre Celebrates Women's History Month with an online readings series.

New Federal Theatre Celebrates Women's History Month With Readings Photo New Federal Theatre Celebrates Women's History Month With Readings
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 2, 2021

On March 13 and 20, 2021 New York's New Federal Theatre (NFT) will present 'New Federal Theatre Celebrates Women's History Month,' a retrospective readings series in which significant plays from the '80s on generational issues in Black women's lives will be recreated by noted actors and directors.  The readings will be free and accessible from NFT's website, https://www.newfederaltheatre.com. Donations will be gratefully accepted.

Photo Flash: THE ANNEX Selected for Palm Springs International Comedy Festival Photo Photo Flash: THE ANNEX Selected for Palm Springs International Comedy Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 14, 2020

'The Annex,' a new sketch comedy series, created by actor, writer, director Garth Kravits and Evan Daves, is an official selection of the Palm Springs International Comedy Festival and is screening online through September 18. For online ticket information, visit the PSICF 2020 Virtual Festival website.

 Photo New Federal Theatre Presents RAPPING WITH THE ARTISTS & PLAY READINGS Featuring André DeShields & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2020

From June 2 to 30, Woodie King Jr.'s New Federal Theatre will present 'Tuesdays in June 2020: Rapping with the Artists & Play Readings,' a program of seven live-streamed discussions and play reading events featuring distinguished artists who have done formative and influential work at New Federal Theater.

Photo Flash: Quick Silver Theater Company (QSTC) Celebrates Pearl Cleage With Reading Photo Photo Flash: Quick Silver Theater Company (QSTC) Celebrates Pearl Cleage With Reading Of ANGRY, RAUCOUS AND SHAMELESSLY GORGEOUS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 29, 2020

Quick Silver Theater Company (QSTC) presented a staged reading of Pearl Cleage's latest play Angry, Raucous and Shamelessly Gorgeous, featuring Crystal Fox (A Fall from Grace, 'Big Little Lies,' Burden opposite Forrest Whittaker, 'The Haves and Have Nots') as Anna Campbell, Tony nominee and QSTC company member Pascale Armand (Eclipsed) as Precious Pete Watson, Tony nominee Brenda Braxton (Smokey Joe's Café) as Kate Hughes and Two-time Audelco Award winner Marjorie L. Johnson (Coleman Domingo's-Dot) as Betty Samson at the National Black Theatre, 2031 125th Street & National Black Theatre Way (5th Avenue) 10035 on February 20.

BWW Review: Will Eno's Charming and Sweetly Philosophical THE UNDERLYING CHRIS Photo BWW Review: Will Eno's Charming and Sweetly Philosophical THE UNDERLYING CHRIS
by Michael Dale - Dec 2, 2019

Time stands still but life goes on might be one way of looking at Will Eno's charming and sweetly philosophical The Underlying Chris, receiving a fine premiere production directed by Kenny Leon at Second Stage.

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STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at the Making of Seattle Rep's A RAISIN IN THE SUN
by Stage Tube - Oct 6, 2016

Seattle Repertory Theatre presents A Raisin in the Sun, a classic Lorraine Hansberry's drama, directed by Timothy McCuen Piggee. A Raisin in the Sun is currently running thru October 30, 2016 in the Bagley Wright Theatre. Tickets are on sale now through the Seattle Rep Box Office at (206) 443-2222 and online at seattlerep.org.  BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peek at the making of the show below!


Denise Burse Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Denise Burse been in?
Denise Burse has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Denise Burse been in?
Denise Burse has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Denise Burse been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Ground People .

What awards has Denise Burse won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Ground People.