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Jewelle Blackman made her Broadway debut in Hadestown. This actor, singer-songwriter, playwright, and violinist is a native of Toronto, Canada. Favorite credits include the Canadian companies of Hadestown; The Lion King; We Will Rock You; Caroline, or Change; Dreamgirls; and three seasons at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival. Television: “Kim's Convenience,” “Frankie Drake,” “Private Eyes,” and “Shadowhunters.” Film: Nine Lives and Crossword Mysteries. Her first musical you know my name, not my story will soon be receiving its first fully staged reading in Toronto. Much love and thanks to my family. For Zion. Follow her on social media: @jewelleblackman.

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Jewelle Blackman STAGE CREDITS

Original Broadway Production, 2019

Persephone [Replacement]

Canadian Premiere, 2017

World Premiere Production, 2017

Jewelle Blackman Movies

[2009]In the Hands of an Angry God Bessie

[2016]Nine Lives Doctor Cole

Jewelle Blackman TV Shows

Hemingway: That Summer in Paris Jazz Singer

The Border Agnes Youla

Degrassi: The Next Generation Adoption Agent

Awakening Dr. Kabila

Copper Bessie Longfield

Wingin' It DJ Jewel

[ 2015-2016]Rogue Evelina

Lost & Found Music Studios Isaac's Mom

Shoot the Messenger Terry Michel

Shadowhunters Nurse

Frankie Drake Mysteries Cora

Private Eyes Dr. Lisa

The Crossword Mysteries M. Rappaport

[ 2021-2022]Coroner Shirley Brownstown, Shirley Brownstone

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Interview: Jewelle Blackman Reflects on Her Six-Year Journey With HADESTOWN

In this interview, Jewelle Blackman discusses her six-year journey in the hit musical Hadestown. Discover how Blackman embraced different characters and perspectives, and the impact the show has had on her life.

Photos: First Look at Solea Pfeiffer as 'Eurydice' in HADESTOWN

Get a first look at Solea Pfeiffer as 'Eurydice' in HADESTOWN. Don't miss these captivating photos of Pfeiffer's performance in the hit musical.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of EL MAGO POP

El Mago Pop, the eponymous Broadway show from Antonio Díaz, “El Mago Pop,” opened on Broadway on Sunday, August 20th at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, Check out photos from the red carpet at opening night here!

Photos: First Look at Betty Who in Rehearsals for HADESTOWN

Get a first look at Betty Who in rehearsals for HADESTOWN. Check out these behind-the-scenes photos of the talented performer preparing for her role in the hit musical.

Photo: Solea Pfeiffer Prepares for HADESTOWN Debut

Get all the details on Solea Pfeiffer's upcoming Broadway debut in HADESTOWN. Find out when and where you can catch her performance in this Tony winning musical. Don't miss out on this exciting addition to the cast!

Photos: Eva Noblezada Takes Her Final Bow in HADESTOWN

Original Hadestown cast member Eva Noblezada played her final performance as 'Eurydice' last night, Sunday, August 13. Noblezada began playing the role in 2018 at London’s National Theatre before transferring with the production to Broadway in 2019.  Check out photos of Noblezada's final curtain call here!

Video: Eva Noblezada Takes Her Final Bow in HADESTOWN

Original Hadestown cast member Eva Noblezada played her final performance as 'Eurydice' last night, Sunday, August 13. Noblezada began playing the role in 2018 at London’s National Theatre before transferring with the production to Broadway in 2019. Check out a video of her final bow, plus speeches from castmates, here!

HADESTOWN to Host First-Ever Autism Friendly Performance in Partnership with TDF

Find out when and where you can catch the first-ever autism friendly performance of the hit musical HADESTOWN, presented in partnership with TDF. Get all the details here.

Solea Pfeiffer to Join HADESTOWN as 'Eurydice'; Lillias White Extends Run as 'Hermes'

Get the latest updates on the hit Broadway musical 'Hadestown' as Solea Pfeiffer joins the cast and Lillias White extends her role. Discover how these exciting changes will impact the show and keep you entertained.

Betty Who to Make Broadway Debut as Persephone in HADESTOWN

Don't miss the exciting news! Betty Who and Phillip Boykin are set to join the cast of Hadestown as Persephone and Hades, bringing their incredible talents to the acclaimed Broadway musical.

Eva Noblezada to Play Final Performance in HADESTOWN in August

Original Broadway cast member Eva Noblezada will play her final performance as ‘Eurydice’ in Hadestown on Sunday, August 13.

Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Bell Bundy, Paolo Montalban & More Join Broadway Barks

BROADWAY BARKS has revealed the full roster of participants for the 25th annual dog and cat adoption event. 

Jewelle Blackman & Tom Hewitt Extend Runs in HADESTOWN

Hadestown original Broadway cast member Jewelle Blackman, and Tony Award nominee Tom Hewitt, have extended their runs in the Tony Award-winning Best Musical. Learn how to purchase tickets!

Toronto Symphony Orchestra Performs Free Canada Day Concert at Harbourfront Centre to Close Centennial Season

On July 1, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) will take the stage at the beautiful Harbourfront Centre for a glorious—and free—Canada Day concert, marking both the nation’s 156th birthday and the grand finale of the TSO’s Centennial Celebration.

Photos: Go Inside The 2nd Annual BLACK WOMEN ON BROADWAY Awards!

The second annual Black Women On Broadway awards were held this week in New York and the star-studded event included appearances from the organization's founders, Danielle Brooks, Jocelyn Bioh, and Amber Iman and Broadway luminaries NaTasha Yvette Williams, Tonya Pinkins, Crystal Lucas Perry, LaChanze, Audra McDonald and more! See who else turned out to celebrate Black women on Broadway in the photos below!

Lillias White Extends Run as Hermes in HADESTOWN

Tony Award winner Lillias White, who plays Hermes – the first woman to do so – messenger of the gods, has extended her run in the Tony Award-winning Best Musical at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

Photos: (Hadestown's) 'Underworld Orchestra' at Birdland, NYC

The musicians from Broadway's 'Hadestown' create a nightclub band as the 'Underworld Orchestra' and debut at Birdland Jazz Club in NYC. Featuring singers from the current hit Broadway show and showcasing instrumental and vocal R&B and Pop hits from the past 50 or more years...the show's unique arrangements were all created by members of the band.

Wake Up With BWW 5/15: Tony Awards Will Not Air on June 11, Plus a Message From Suzy Eddie Izzard

Top stories: The Tony Awards will not air on the planned date of June 11 due to the WGA strike, plus watch a message from Suzy Eddie Izzard in honor of BroadwayWorld's 20th anniversary!

Celebrate Mother's Day: Broadway Edition With Hurder, Blackman, Feldshuh, Wolfe & Williams!

See what Robyn Hurder, Tovah Feldshuh, NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jewelle Blackman, and Betsy Wolfe have to say about their experiences of being a mom in the world of theatre in this Mother's Day feature!

Yazbeck & Della Penna's DEAD OUTLAW, LANGSTON IN HARLEM, and More to Play 54 Below in May

Next month, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below is a non-profit organization with a mission to preserve and expand the art of the cabaret, honor the music of Broadway, and provide an unparalleled experience to diverse communities.


Jewelle Blackman has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

Jewelle Blackman has not appeared in the West End

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