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Emilie Kouatchou

 
Emilie Kouatchou Headshot

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Off-Broadway Premiere, 2020
Female Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Christine Daaè [Replacement]

Photos

John Riddle as "Raoul" and Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae" Photo

John Riddle as "Raoul" and Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae"

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Date:
01/27/2022
Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae" Photo

Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae"

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Date:
01/27/2022
John Riddle as "Raoul"  and Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae" Photo

John Riddle as "Raoul" and Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae"

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Date:
01/27/2022
Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae" Photo

Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae"

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Date:
01/27/2022
John Riddle as "Raoul", Ben Crawford as "The Phantom" and Emilie Kouatchou as "Christ Photo

John Riddle as "Raoul", Ben Crawford as "The Phantom" and Emilie Kouatchou as "Christine Daae"

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Date:
01/27/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Off-Broadway Premiere, 2020
Female Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Christine Daaè [Replacement]






Emilie Kouatchou News

Photos: Jordan Donica Returns to the Role of 'Raoul' in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on B Photo Photos: Jordan Donica Returns to the Role of 'Raoul' in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 2, 2022

Jordan Donica¬†returned to the Broadway production of¬†THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA¬†in the role of Raoul.¬†Mr. Donica previously made his Broadway debut in the role June 13, 2016 ‚Äď January 28, 2017. Check out photos of him back in the production.

Jordan Donica, Maree Johnson, and Kanisha Marie Feliciano Join THE PHANTOM OF THE OPE Photo Jordan Donica, Maree Johnson, and Kanisha Marie Feliciano Join THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2022

The latest in The Phantom of the Opera Broadway casting news. Jordan Donica, who made his Broadway debut in PHANTOM playing 'Raoul,' will return to the role beginning Sunday, May 29 for a limited engagement.  Maree Johnson will return to the Broadway cast as 'Madame Giry' on Monday, May 16 and more.

Danny Burstein to Host CELEBRATING SONDHEIM: SONGS FROM A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Symph Photo Danny Burstein to Host CELEBRATING SONDHEIM: SONGS FROM A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Symphony Space
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 11, 2022

Symphony Space (Executive Director: Kathy Landau), the NYC cultural institution that produces unforgettable one-night-only events, presents a quintessentially Symphony Space concert, Celebrating Sondheim: Songs from A Little Night Music, on Monday, April 25. Hosted by 2020 Tony Award winner and seven-time Tony nominee Danny Burstein, the event raises funds for Symphony Space’s year-round, multi-disciplinary programming and education programs.

VIDEO: Emilie Kouatchou Talks Starring as 'Christine Daaé' in PHANTOM on THE TODAY S Photo VIDEO: Emilie Kouatchou Talks Starring as 'Christine Daaé' in PHANTOM on THE TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Feb 24, 2022

After making history as the first black woman to play Christine Daaé in the Phantom of the Opera on Broadway, Emilie Kouatchou sat down with Sheinelle Jones on The TODAY Show to discuss her groundbreaking debut. Jones also sat down with casting associate Joseph Hayes to discuss the importance of diversity and representation on Broadway.

Emilie Kouatchou, Jordan Fisher & Lynn Nottage to Appear On NY1 ON STAGE This Weekend Photo Emilie Kouatchou, Jordan Fisher & Lynn Nottage to Appear On NY1 ON STAGE This Weekend
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 4, 2022

Spectrum News NY1's ‚ÄúOn Stage‚ÄĚ marks the start of Black History Month this weekend with interviews with two Black actors breaking new ground on the Great White Way.

Student Blog: The Lights are Still Bright on Broadway Photo Student Blog: The Lights are Still Bright on Broadway
by Student Blogger: Emily Pugh - Jan 28, 2022

With a new year comes a new opportunity to see Broadway shows. Since the re-opening of Broadway in September of 2021, several productions from Hamilton to Wicked have continued to perform eight shows a week to eager audiences. Although these past few weeks have been difficult, Broadway productions have remained open despite the many challenges that the Omicron variant has presented. While it is difficult to foresee how the rest of the pandemic will play out, it becomes clear that the best time to see a Broadway show is now, especially since crowds are smaller, tickets are easier to attain, and the logistics are easier to navigate. With this in mind, compiled below is a list of some of the shows to see right now, presenting the theatrical highlights of 2022 so far.

Photos: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Celebrates 34 Years on Broadway Photo Photos: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Celebrates 34 Years on Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Jan 27, 2022

Just last night, The Phantom of the Opera celebrated its 34th anniversary! Emilie Kouatchou took over the role of Christine Daae beginning at last night's performance. She is the first Black actor to play the role on Broadway. Following the performance, the current Phantom, Ben Crawford, gave a speech honoring the show.

VIDEO: Ben Crawford Gives a Speech at THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA's 34th Anniversary Cur Photo VIDEO: Ben Crawford Gives a Speech at THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA's 34th Anniversary Curtain Call
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2022

Last night, The Phantom of the Opera celebrated its 34th anniversary! Emilie Kouatchou took over the role of Christine Daae beginning at last night's performance. She is the first Black actor to play the role on Broadway. Following the performance, the current Phantom, Ben Crawford, gave a speech honoring the show.

Wake Up With BWW 1/26: Webber's CINDERELLA Aims For Fall Broadway Run, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/26: Webber's CINDERELLA Aims For Fall Broadway Run, and More!
by - Jan 26, 2022

Today's top stories include a Broadway run for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, which is set for this Fall! No dates have been confirmed at this time. Plus, casting has been announced for the North American tour of Moulin Rouge!, get a first look at Emilie Kouatchou as Christine Daae in The Phantom of the Opera, and more!

Photos: Ben Crawford, Emilie Kouatchou and More Star in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on B Photo Photos: Ben Crawford, Emilie Kouatchou and More Star in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Broadway!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2022

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will celebrate its unprecedented 34th Anniversary on Broadway tomorrow night, Wednesday, January 26 at 7PM at The Majestic Theatre.

Emilie Kouatchou Videos

VIDEO: Emilie Kouatchou Talks Starring as 'Christine Daaé' in PHANTOM on THE TODAY S VideoVIDEO: Emilie Kouatchou Talks Starring as 'Christine Daaé' in PHANTOM on THE TODAY SHOW
by Michael Major - Feb 24, 2022

After making history as the first black woman to play Christine Daaé in the Phantom of the Opera on Broadway, Emilie Kouatchou sat down with Sheinelle Jones on The TODAY Show to discuss her groundbreaking debut. Jones also sat down with casting associate Joseph Hayes to discuss the importance of diversity and representation on Broadway.

VIDEO: First Look at Emilie Kouatchou as Christine in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Bro VideoVIDEO: First Look at Emilie Kouatchou as Christine in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Jan 25, 2022

Emilie Kouatchou will take over the role of 'Christine Daaé' in The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway, beginning on Wednesday, January 26 at 7PM.  Check out all new footage of her in the role!

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of PHANTOM Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Watch the Cast of PHANTOM Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Oct 8, 2021

The cast of Phantom of the Opera performed a medley of the title-track and 'Masquerade' live in Times Square this morning on Good Morning America and we've got the video. Watch the current leads.


Emilie Kouatchou Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Emilie Kouatchou been in?
Emilie Kouatchou has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Emilie Kouatchou been in?
Emilie Kouatchou has not appeared in the West End