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Gisela Adisa

 
Bio:
Broadway: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Lucille). First National Tour: Sister Act (Deloris Standby, Michelle). Regional: 1776 (Robert Livingston), American Repertory Theater, 2022. Lights Out: Nat King Cole (Eartha Kitt), Geffen Playhouse, 2019. Ovation Awards ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Lucille). First National Tour: Sister Act (Deloris Standby, Michelle). Regional: 1776 (Robert Livingston), American Repertory Theater, 2022. Lights Out: Nat King Cole (Eartha Kitt), Geffen Playhouse, 2019. Ovation Awards ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Revival, 2022
Robert Livingston
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2012
Michelle [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Deloris (Standby)

Photos

(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Aye Photo

(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Ayers, Tiffani Barbour, Mehry Eslaminia, Elizabeth A. Davis, Crystal-Lucas Perry, Carolee Carmello, Liz Mikel, Sav Souza, Jill Vallery, Grace Stockdale and Co-Director Diane Paulus (Middle Row, L-R) Shelby Acosta, Nancy Anderson, Salome B. Smith, Shawna Hamic, Patrena Murray, Sara Porkalob, Allyson Kaye Daniel, Joanna Glushak, Lulu Picart and Imani Pearl Williams (Bottom Row, L-R) Associate Director Brisa Areli Mu√Īoz, Oneika Phillips, Brooke Simpson, Sushma Saha, Gisela Adisa and Ariella Serurpose

From: 
Date:
09/08/2022
(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Aye Photo

(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Ayers, Tiffani Barbour, Mehry Eslaminia, Elizabeth A. Davis, Crystal-Lucas Perry, Carolee Carmello, Liz Mikel, Sav Souza, Jill Vallery, Grace Stockdale and Co-Director Diane Paulus (Middle Row, L-R) Shelby Acosta, Nancy Anderson, Salome B. Smith, Shawna Hamic, Patrena Murray, Sara Porkalob, Allyson Kaye Daniel, Joanna Glushak, Lulu Picart and Imani Pearl Williams (Bottom Row, L-R) Associate Director Brisa Areli Mu√Īoz, Oneika Phillips, Brooke Simpson, Sushma Saha, Gisela Adisa and Ariella Serurpose

From: 
Date:
09/08/2022
(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Aye Photo

(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Ayers, Tiffani Barbour, Mehry Eslaminia, Elizabeth A. Davis, Crystal-Lucas Perry, Carolee Carmello, Liz Mikel, Sav Souza, Jill Vallery, Grace Stockdale and Co-Director Diane Paulus (Middle Row, L-R) Shelby Acosta, Nancy Anderson, Salome B. Smith, Shawna Hamic, Patrena Murray, Sara Porkalob, Allyson Kaye Daniel, Joanna Glushak, Lulu Picart and Imani Pearl Williams (Bottom Row, L-R) Associate Director Brisa Areli Mu√Īoz, Oneika Phillips, Brooke Simpson, Sushma Saha, Gisela Adisa and Ariella Serurpose

From: 
Date:
09/08/2022
(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Aye Photo

(Back Row, L-R) Co-Director/Choreographer Jeffrey L. Paige, Dawn L. Troupe, Becca Ayers, Tiffani Barbour, Mehry Eslaminia, Elizabeth A. Davis, Crystal-Lucas Perry, Carolee Carmello, Liz Mikel, Sav Souza, Jill Vallery, Grace Stockdale and Co-Director Diane Paulus (Middle Row, L-R) Shelby Acosta, Nancy Anderson, Salome B. Smith, Shawna Hamic, Patrena Murray, Sara Porkalob, Allyson Kaye Daniel, Joanna Glushak, Lulu Picart and Imani Pearl Williams (Bottom Row, L-R) Associate Director Brisa Areli Mu√Īoz, Oneika Phillips, Brooke Simpson, Sushma Saha, Gisela Adisa and Ariella Serurpose

From: 
Date:
09/08/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Broadway Revival, 2022
Robert Livingston

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2012
Michelle [Replacement]

Ensemble [Replacement]

Deloris (Standby)

Gisela Adisa Biography

Broadway: Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Lucille).
First National Tour: Sister Act (Deloris Standby, Michelle).
Regional: 1776 (Robert Livingston), American Repertory Theater, 2022. Lights Out: Nat King Cole (Eartha Kitt), Geffen Playhouse, 2019. Ovation Awards Nomination for Best Featured Actress. Shoebox Picnic (Odette), Alabama Shakespeare Festival, 2021. Man of La Mancha, Westport Country Playhouse, 2018. CT Critics Circle Award Nomination for Best Actress, 2019. Lights Out: Nat King Cole (Eartha Kitt), People's Light, 2017. Barrymore Nomination for Outstanding Supporting Performance, 2018. Trial, Beckmann Theater. Directed by Lori Petty, 2018.
TV: "FBI," "Power Book III: Raising Kanan," "Jigsaw,""Pretty Little Liars:Original Sin," "Younger," "Royal Pains," "Ridley Jones."
Film: 2022 Sundance Winner "Nanny," "Shield," "Chasing Taste," "Past East Tremont". www.imdb.me/Gisela
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Gisela Adisa News

Wake Up With BWW 9/30: HOCUS POCUS Musical in the Works, MERRILY Casting, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/30: HOCUS POCUS Musical in the Works, MERRILY Casting, and More!
by - Sep 30, 2022

Top stories include full casting for Merrily We Roll Along at New York Theatre Workshop, plus a musical adaptation of Hocus Pocus in the works, a clip of Idina Menzel embracing her Elphaba roots, and more!

VIDEO: 1776 Cast Performs 'Sit Down, John' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: 1776 Cast Performs 'Sit Down, John' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2022

The cast of 1776 appeared on Good Morning America to perform 'Sit Down, John.' The performance included Crystal Lucas-Perry as 'John Adams,' Gisela Adisa as 'Robert Livingston,' Nancy Anderson as 'George Read,' Becca Ayers as 'Col. Thomas McKean,' Carolee Carmello as 'John Dickinson, and more. Watch the video of their performance now!

1776 to Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA This Week Photo 1776 to Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA This Week
by Michael Major - Sep 26, 2022

The cast of the new Broadway revival of 1776 will perform on Good Morning America. The episode will also feature interviews with Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler and Kathy Najimy, who will discuss Hocus Pocus 2. 1776 is now in previews and opens officially on Thursday, October 6, 2022.

VIDEO: Crystal Lucas-Perry Releases 'With A Me' Inspired by Her Journey as John Adams Photo VIDEO: Crystal Lucas-Perry Releases 'With A Me' Inspired by Her Journey as John Adams in 1776
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 20, 2022

Crystal Lucas-Perry has released a heartfelt, empowering music video and original song, ‚ÄúWith A Me‚ÄĚ, inspired by her journey as John Adams in the musical 1776, currently in previews on Broadway.¬†Watch here!

Meet the Cast of 1776, Beginning Previews Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of 1776, Beginning Previews Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2022

1776 begins previews on Broadway tonight, Friday, September 16, ahead of its official opening on Thursday, October 6, 2022. This is a limited engagement through Sunday, January 8, 2023 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street).

Kristolyn Lloyd to Join the Cast of 1776 as 'John Adams' in Late October Photo Kristolyn Lloyd to Join the Cast of 1776 as 'John Adams' in Late October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

Beginning Tuesday, October 25, Kristolyn Lloyd (Dear Evan Hansen) will lead the cast of Roundabout Theatre Company's new Broadway production of 1776 as 'John Adams.' 1776 begins preview performances on Friday, September 16, 2022 and opens officially on Thursday, October 6, 2022.

Photos: 1776 Company Assembles for a Fore Fathers Family Photo Photo Photos: 1776 Company Assembles for a Fore Fathers Family Photo
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 8, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present the new Broadway production of the Tony Award-winning musical, 1776, directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus, and co-produced with the American Repertory Theater. The company just gathered for a fore fathers family photo in the rehearsal room.

Up on the Marquee: 1776 Photo Up on the Marquee: 1776
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 31, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present the new Broadway production of the Tony Award-winning musical, 1776, directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus, and co-produced with the American Repertory Theater. Check out photos of the new marquee at the American Airlines Theatre.

Crystal Lucas-Perry, Carolee Carmello, Elizabeth A. Davis, and More Will Lead 1776 on Photo Crystal Lucas-Perry, Carolee Carmello, Elizabeth A. Davis, and More Will Lead 1776 on Broadway
by Team BWW - Aug 9, 2022

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced the complete cast for the new Broadway production of the Tony Award-winning musical, 1776, directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus.

VIDEO: Diane Paulus and Jeffrey L. Page Discuss Reckoning With American History in Br Photo VIDEO: Diane Paulus and Jeffrey L. Page Discuss Reckoning With American History in Broadway-Bound 1776
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

Co-director and A.R.T. Artistic Director Diane Paulus discusses reckoning with American history in 1776. Watch here!

Gisela Adisa Videos

VIDEO: 1776 Cast Performs 'Sit Down, John' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA VideoVIDEO: 1776 Cast Performs 'Sit Down, John' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2022

The cast of 1776 appeared on Good Morning America to perform 'Sit Down, John.' The performance included Crystal Lucas-Perry as 'John Adams,' Gisela Adisa as 'Robert Livingston,' Nancy Anderson as 'George Read,' Becca Ayers as 'Col. Thomas McKean,' Carolee Carmello as 'John Dickinson, and more. Watch the video of their performance now!

VIDEO: Crystal Lucas-Perry Releases 'With A Me' Inspired by Her Journey as John Adams VideoVIDEO: Crystal Lucas-Perry Releases 'With A Me' Inspired by Her Journey as John Adams in 1776
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 20, 2022

Crystal Lucas-Perry has released a heartfelt, empowering music video and original song, ‚ÄúWith A Me‚ÄĚ, inspired by her journey as John Adams in the musical 1776, currently in previews on Broadway.¬†Watch here!

VIDEO: Watch a Trailer for Westport County Playhouse's MAN OF LA MANCHA VideoVIDEO: Watch a Trailer for Westport County Playhouse's MAN OF LA MANCHA
by Stage Tube - Sep 29, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse stages "Man of La Mancha," the Tony Award-winning musical about Don Quixote's quest for "The Impossible Dream," now playing through October 14. Directed by Mark Lamos, Westport Country Playhouse artistic director, the story of Quixote's battle for good and the love of his fair maiden is written by Dale Wasserman, with music by Mitch Leigh, and lyrics by Joe Darion.

VIDEO: LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE - Catch it Before the Lights Go Out! VideoVIDEO: LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE - Catch it Before the Lights Go Out!
by Stage Tube - Nov 29, 2017

The world premiere of LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE is running now through December 3 at People's Light Theatre. When his groundbreaking NBC variety show failed to attract a national sponsor, Nat 'King' Cole famously declared that 'Madison Avenue is afraid of the dark.' In this theatrical exploration into the soul of an American icon,Colman Domingo and Patricia McGregorimagine Nat as he faces his final Christmastime broadcast, and weighs the advice of his friend Sammy Davis Jr. to 'go out with a bang.'

VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Continues 'Broadway Our Way' Series with 'Defying Gravity' from WICKED
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

Tony and Grammy award-nominated Michael McElroy and Broadway Inspirational Voices (BIV) released the eleventh video in their 'Broadway Our Way' series today, June 1st, featuring "Defying Gravity" from the hugely popular musical WICKED, featuring music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (multi-award winner, including Academy, Grammy, and Golden Globe Awards, as well as the Isabelle Stephenson Award). Check it out below!

VIDEO: Broadway Inspirational Voices Presents WAITRESS Hit 'Everything Changes' Featuring Intro From Sara Bareilles
by Stage Tube - May 6, 2017

Offering "Everything Changes" from the musical Waitress, with music and lyrics by recording artist Sara Bareilles ("Love Song"; "Brave"; "King of Anything"), Tony and Grammy award-nominated Michael McElroy and BIV release the tenth video in this series May 5th.

Jacob Langfelder Presents John Arthur Greene in FREEDOM A Concert Experience Celebrating Music of George Michael
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Nearly two years since its original inception, Jacob Langfelder and Broadway The Hardway will present an encore performance of I WANT YOUR WHAM! - FREEDOM, a Concert Celebrating the Music of George Michael and WHAM! on Today, January 18th at 9:30pm at The Cutting Room (44 East 32nd Street).

Jacob Langfelder Presents John Arthur Greene in FREEDOM A Concert Experience Celebrating Music of George Michael
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 4, 2017

Nearly two years since its original inception, Jacob Langfelder and Broadway The Hardway will present an encore performance of I WANT YOUR WHAM! - FREEDOM, a Concert Celebrating the Music of George Michael and WHAM! on Wednesday, January 18th at 9:30pm at The Cutting Room (44 East 32nd Street).

STAGE TUBE: Watch Full BROADWAY SINGS P!NK Concert with Lena Hall, Ciara Renee & More!
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2015

In January, twenty of the brightest talents on Broadway were featured in Broadway Sings P!NK, the latest concert in the Broadway Sings concert series. The tribute concerts take the music of well-known music icons and create new, unique arrangements and orchestrations by twisting the style to fit the strength of the performer. Previous concerts have included Adele, Stevie Wonder, and Justin Timberlake; this May, producer Corey Mach (Godspell, Wicked) and music directorJoshua Stephen Kartes will present Broadway Sings Bruno Mars. Check out the performances below!

STAGE TUBE: Christine Dwyer Performs 'So What' at BROADWAY SINGS P!NK
by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2015

Broadway Sings, the concert series honoring pop stars with a Broadway twist, concluded its seventh installment on Sunday, January 25, at (le) Poisson Rouge. Some of Broadway's brightest talents sang completely new arrangements of the hits of pop superstar P!NK, accompanied by a 10-piece band playing brand new, original orchestrations of the singer's greatest songs. Click below to watch Christine Dwyer perform a new arrangement of 'So What'!


Gisela Adisa Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gisela Adisa been in?
Gisela Adisa has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Gisela Adisa been in?
Gisela Adisa has not appeared in the West End

What is Gisela Adisa next theatre project?
Gisela Adisa's next show will be 1776 which opens on 10/6/2022 on Broadway.