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James Brown

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Slave Master [Replacement]

Photos

Robb Sapp, James Brown-Orleans, Bonita J. Hamilton Photo

Robb Sapp, James Brown-Orleans, Bonita J. Hamilton

From: 
Date:
09/15/2021
Jack Koenig, Eva Kaminsky, Rachel Leslie, Kimberly Dodson, Antoinette Robinson, Steve Photo

Jack Koenig, Eva Kaminsky, Rachel Leslie, Kimberly Dodson, Antoinette Robinson, Steve Haggard, Sarita Amani Nash, Joey LaBrasca, Brian Thomas Abraham, Karen Janes Woditsch, Aaron Bartz, Stephen Bradbury, Tom Patrick Stephens, Erica Sweany, James Brown III

From: 
Date:
12/20/2018
Odiney Brown, James Brown-Orleans, Nahdi Mukomana Photo

Odiney Brown, James Brown-Orleans, Nahdi Mukomana

From: 
Date:
06/29/2018
Sarah Carleton, Mark Zeisler, Lilly Tobin, James Brown III, Erik Kilpatrick, Kimberle Photo

Sarah Carleton, Mark Zeisler, Lilly Tobin, James Brown III, Erik Kilpatrick, Kimberlee Monroe

From: 
Date:
07/13/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Slave Master [Replacement]






James Brown News

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

The Apollo Theater today announced the 2022 Apollo Spring Benefit, the historic Theater’s largest annual fundraising event, will return as an in-person event on Monday, June 13, with the theme “The Renaissance Is Now!”

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In BroadwayWorld's Showstoppers series, we're unpacking what goes into creating and performing some of Broadway's most ovation-worthy numbers.

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by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2022

The Chicago Philharmonic Society will present and perform Marvel Studios' Black Panther in Concert at the historic Chicago Theatre, 175 N State St, Chicago, June 18, 2022 at 7:30 pm, the weekend of Juneteenth.

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JABM is proud to bring the party to North Las Vegas with George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic's One Nation Under a Groove Tour on August 13, 2022. Iconic front-man George Clinton is still at the helm, and this time, he's bringing his friends Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Fishbone and Fantastic Negrito.

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by A.A. Cristi - May 5, 2022

New York City performer Joe Gray, a mainstay of the iconic Apollo Theater for nearly 30 years, has found a new home as production manager at the Sacred Heart University Community Theatre.

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by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Edmonton Jazz Festival Society (EJFS) is back this summer, reconnecting through music in triumphant fashion with the TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival.

VIDEO: AppleTV+ Releases Trailer for New Peanuts Mother's Day Special Photo VIDEO: AppleTV+ Releases Trailer for New Peanuts Mother's Day Special
by Marissa Tomeo - May 1, 2022

Ahead of the premiere of the all-new Mother’s Day special “To Mom (And Dad), With Love,” on Friday, May 6, Apple TV+ today revealed the trailer for the new original special, which is based on the classic “Peanuts” comic strip by Charles M. Schulz.

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by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2022

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe will present the ninth year of its annual Young Artist Program, through which Troupe members are able to showcase their talents with self-produced, one-person shows. WBTT's first Young Artist showcase of the 2021-2022 season features singer/dancer/actor Derric Gobourne Jr. in a presentation titled “SH!NE.” The showcase will take place Monday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m.

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Twice GRAMMY-nominated vocalist Catherine Russell, when asked to characterize her new album, replied, 'I love romance that swings.'

James Brown Videos

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by Marissa Tomeo - May 1, 2022

Ahead of the premiere of the all-new Mother’s Day special “To Mom (And Dad), With Love,” on Friday, May 6, Apple TV+ today revealed the trailer for the new original special, which is based on the classic “Peanuts” comic strip by Charles M. Schulz.

VIDEO: THE LION KING Returns to Broadway- Watch Highlights! VideoVIDEO: THE LION KING Returns to Broadway- Watch Highlights!
by Team BWW - Sep 15, 2021

Broadway is officially back with four more musicals triumphantly making their return to the stage last night, September 14. The circle of life continues at the Minskoff Theatre, where the cast of The Lion King took their first bows since March 2020. Below, watch as creator Julie Taylor addresses the audience with a heartfelt speech before the show, catch clips from the beloved opening number, and enjoy as the cast takes their bows! 

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Boseman's other film roles include 21 Bridges (2019) and Spike Lee's Da 5 Bloods (2020). 

VIDEO: Laura Osnes, Patti Murin, and More on What TDF Means to Them VideoVIDEO: Laura Osnes, Patti Murin, and More on What TDF Means to Them
by Stage Tube - Jun 26, 2020

TDF Giving Day is June 26, 2020. TDF supporters who you know and love are shouting out what TDF means to them in a new video. The video includes Jelani Alladin, Fred Berman, James Brown III, Kimberly Marable, Patti Murin, and Laura Osnes.

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by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2020

On March 1, 2020, TDF presented its first ever Autism Friendly Performance of Harry Potter And The Cursed Child at the Lyric Theatre. James Brown iii took over TDF's Instagram to give fans a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the cast's excitement, the magic of his transformation into Hagrid, and more.

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Eddie Murphy hosts Saturday Night Live on December 21, 2019 with musical guest Lizzo.

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by Stage Tube - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading to the Pridelands to get a behind-the-scenes look at the three hyenas of Disney's smash hit musical The Lion King: James Brown-Orleans (Banzai), Enrique Segura (Ed), and Bonita Hamilton (Shenzi) as the trio celebrates 5000 performances together on Broadway. Check it out with this video!

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by Stage Tube - Aug 1, 2019

Broadway's Harry Potter himself, James Snyder, recently gave New York Live a look backstage at the Tony-winning hit play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child! Get a magical look backstage with this video!


James Brown Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has James Brown been in?
James Brown has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has James Brown been in?
James Brown has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was James Brown's first West End show?
James Brown's first West End show was The Phantom of the Opera which opened in 2021