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Diana Ross

 
Birth Place:
Detroit, MI, USA
Bio:
With a remarkable career spanning over 50 years, Diana Ross is an international treasure. From the early days as the leader of The Supremes to her landmark solo career, Ross shaped the sound of popular music, changing the landscape and paving the way to contemporary music. Her voice, described as ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: March 26, 1944 (78)

Birth Place: Detroit, MI, USA

Bio:
With a remarkable career spanning over 50 years, Diana Ross is an international treasure. From the early days as the leader of The Supremes to her landmark solo career, Ross shaped the sound of popular music, changing the landscape and paving the way to contemporary music. Her voice, described as ... (read complete bio)

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Concert [Broadway], 1976
Performer

Diana Ross Biography

With a remarkable career spanning over 50 years, Diana Ross is an international treasure. From the early days as the leader of The Supremes to her landmark solo career, Ross shaped the sound of popular music, changing the landscape and paving the way to contemporary music. Her voice, described as "honey with soulful sensibility," produced 42 #1 songs, 91 singles and 59 albums with music sales and streams exceeding 100 million units around the world. The latest in a string of #1s includes a new remix of the 1971 classic, "Ain't No Mountain High Enough 2017," which topped the Billboard Dance Club Chart followed by a new remix of her two #1 singles, "Upside Down / "I'm Coming Out 2018."

Ross's international achievements were acknowledged by the prestigious Kennedy Center Honors in Washington DC in 2007, which celebrated her lustrous career of excellence in music, film, television and theater, as well as her cultural influences, humanitarian work and her contributions to American culture. The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences celebrated her remarkable career with its highest honor, The Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012. Additionally, President Obama presented her with a Medal of Freedom Award, the most prestigious award given to a U.S. citizen, in 2016.




Diana Ross News

Review: AIN'T TOO PROUD at Orpheum Photo Review: AIN'T TOO PROUD at Orpheum
by Jared Fessler - Jun 29, 2022

What did our critic think of AIN'T TOO PROUD at Orpheum? AIN'T TOO PROUD is the electrifying new musical that follows The Temptations' extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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by Michael Major - Jun 21, 2022

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With Ariana DeBose at the Tony Awards Photo VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes With Ariana DeBose at the Tony Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Tony Awards host Ariana DeBose has taken to Instagram to share a behind the scenes look at her road to the Tonys! Watch here!

New Shows on Sale at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre This Week Photo New Shows on Sale at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre This Week
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre today announces a brand-new season of shows on sale on Friday 24 June, with priority booking for Friends of the Grand and members from Wednesday 22 June at 8am online.

La Chapelle Scènes Contemporaines Unveils 2022-2023 Season Photo La Chapelle Scènes Contemporaines Unveils 2022-2023 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2022

La Chapelle Scènes Contemporaines unveils today its entire 2022-2023 season. As usual, this 32nd season will be faithful to its mandate, open to hybrid and transversal forms by offering a panoramic vision of creation, in all its diversity: 

State Theatre New Jersey Announces 2022-23 Broadway Season Featuring LEGALLY BLONDE,  Photo State Theatre New Jersey Announces 2022-23 Broadway Season Featuring LEGALLY BLONDE, TOOTSIE & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

The newly renovated State Theatre New Jersey has announced its 2022-23 Broadway Season, featuring six fantastic shows. The 2022-23 Season will feature Tony¬ģ Award-winning hits, Broadway fan favorites, and some State Theatre debuts.

BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His  Photo BWW Interview: Ernest Thompson On The Leading Ladies He's Worked With & Reviving His THE WEST SIDE WALTZ
by Gil Kaan - Jun 13, 2022

Will Geer‚Äôs Theatricum presents the world premiere of the ‚Äúall new‚ÄĚ revival of Oscar-winning playwright Ernest Thompson‚Äôs The West Side Waltz beginning June 25, 2022. Mary Jo DuPrey directs the cast of Ellen Geer, Melora Marshall, Willow Geer, Miguel P√©rez and Charles Lin. I was most fortunate to have the playwright make some time to answer my queries.

New Frank Wildhorn Musical, REUNION Holds Workshop This Week Starring Carmen Cusack,  Photo New Frank Wildhorn Musical, REUNION Holds Workshop This Week Starring Carmen Cusack, Jeremy Kushnier, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

The story of ‚ÄúReunion‚ÄĚ tells the tale of the fictitious band Archer, as the members look back on their storied career throughout the multi-layered piece. Tony nominated Broadway star, Carmen Cusack, Jeremy Kushnier, Jim Hogan and Alex Sturtevant are confirmed for the workshop of the project which began its 'first look' 29 hour industry read this week.

Comic Rhonda Hansome To Host LAUGHS LIKELY Showcase at Black Women In Comedy Laff Fes Photo Comic Rhonda Hansome To Host LAUGHS LIKELY Showcase at Black Women In Comedy Laff Fest In NYC
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 7, 2022

Actor/ comedian¬†Rhonda ‚ÄúPassion'¬†Hansome (SiriusXM¬†‚ÄúJohn Fugelsang's Tell Me Everything‚ÄĚ) will host the 'Laughs Likely!' live comedy showcase on Friday, June 17 at Gotham Comedy Club's Vintage Lounge as part of the 2022¬†Black Women¬†in¬†Comedy¬†LaffFest¬†in New York City.

Photos: The Royal Ballet and Royal Ballet School Take Part in
Her Majesty The Queen' Photo Photos: The Royal Ballet and Royal Ballet School Take Part in Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Concert
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 5, 2022

The Royal Ballet and The Royal Ballet School joined a glittering line-up of national and international stars at the Platinum Party at the Palace on Saturday 4 June which was the highlight of this year’s Jubilee celebrations.  Check out photos here. 

Diana Ross Videos

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Ariana DeBose Reunite in Conversation VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Ariana DeBose Reunite in Conversation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022

Lin-Manuel Miranda & Ariana DeBose discuss the first time they met during Bring Bring It On: The Musical, their recent projects including West Side Story, tick, tick...BOOM! and Encanto, plus more! 

VIDEO: Bob Mackie Talks His Legendary Career and New Book on Backstage Live with Rich VideoVIDEO: Bob Mackie Talks His Legendary Career and New Book on Backstage Live with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Nov 17, 2021

The Art of Bob Mackie is the first-ever comprehensive and fully authorized book showcasing Mackie's work, from his early days as a sketch artist for the legendary Edith Head at Paramount to his current, cutting-edge costumes for pop stars and line of accessible, wearable clothing for QVC. In addition to hundreds of glorious photos and dozens of dishy recollections from Mackie and his many muses, this gorgeous volume features never-before-seen sketches from throughout his prolific career. Watch as Mackie reminisces about his extensive career and reflects on the new book!

Celebrating Black History Month: MOTOWN Raises the Volume on Broadway VideoCelebrating Black History Month: MOTOWN Raises the Volume on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 24, 2021

Watch below as the original company performs 'Stop! In the Name of Love,' 'I Want You Back,' 'Can I Close the Door,' 'Do You Love Me,' 'Get Ready' and 'Dancing In the Street' and click here for even more performances from Broadway in Bryant Park.

Celebrating Black History Month: Encores! Eases On Down the Road with THE WIZ in 2009 VideoCelebrating Black History Month: Encores! Eases On Down the Road with THE WIZ in 2009
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2021

Today we're celebrating Black History Month by taking a closer look at the 2009 Encores! production of The Wiz, which starred James Monroe Iglehart, Joshua Henry, LaChanze, Ashanti and more. Watch as we take you inside rehearsals with the cast!

Broadway Rewind: MOTOWN Raises the Volume at Bryant Park in 2013 VideoBroadway Rewind: MOTOWN Raises the Volume at Bryant Park in 2013
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 6, 2020

Today we flashback to 2013, when Motown first performed on the Bryant Park stage. Motown opened on April 14, 2013 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, where it played for 738 performances, and returned to Broadway in 2016. Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright and choreographed by Patricia Wilcox and Warren Adams, it starred Brandon Victor Dixon, Valisia Lekae, Bryan Terrell Clark, Charl Brown, and more.

VIDEO: Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber in Conversation With Nile Rodgers at The Other Palac VideoVIDEO: Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber in Conversation With Nile Rodgers at The Other Palace
by Stage Tube - Sep 24, 2019

Andrew Lloyd Webber recently appeared in conversation with multiple GRAMMY-winning composer, producer, arranger and guitarist, Nile Rodgers, live at the Other Palace.

VIDEO: Legendary Orchestrator, Arranger Harold Wheeler was Honored with a Lifetime Ac VideoVIDEO: Legendary Orchestrator, Arranger Harold Wheeler was Honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Tony Awards
by Stage Tube - Jun 9, 2019

On Sunday night, the Tony Awards honored legendary orchestrator and arranger Harold Wheeler with one of three 2019 Lifetime Achievement Awards. Wheeler is currently represented on Broadway with AIN'T TOO PROUD - THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS. Watch Howard Wheeler accept the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award here.

Tonys TV:  Best Costume Design of a Musical, Bob Mackie VideoTonys TV: Best Costume Design of a Musical, Bob Mackie
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2019

Bob Mackie has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Costume Design of a Musical for The Cher Show.

VIDEO: Watch the Radio City Rockettes at the Thanksgiving Day Parade VideoVIDEO: Watch the Radio City Rockettes at the Thanksgiving Day Parade
by Robert Diamond - Nov 22, 2018

The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes will run through January 1, 2019 at Radio City Music Hall and the Rockettes hit the Thanksgiving Day Parade to give a sneak peek at the new finale! 

VIDEO: Watch King Kong on the Thanksgiving Day Parade! VideoVIDEO: Watch King Kong on the Thanksgiving Day Parade!
by Robert Diamond - Nov 22, 2018

Roar! Watch King Kong perform on this morning's Thanksgiving Day Parade!


Diana Ross Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Diana Ross been in?
Diana Ross has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Diana Ross been in?
Diana Ross has not appeared in the West End