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Mabel King

 
Mabel King Headshot
Date of Birth: December 26, 1932
Date of Death: November 09, 1999 (66)

Birth Place: Charleston, SC, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1980
Grandma
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1975
Evillene
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1972
Mrs. Bowser
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Ernestina [Replacement]






Mabel King News

Brian Jordan Jr. Will Helm THE WIZ at True Colors Theatre Photo Brian Jordan Jr. Will Helm THE WIZ at True Colors Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2023

Brian Jordan Jr., who stars as Maurice Web on the hit BET series 'Sistas,‚ÄĚ will direct and choreograph a brand new production of the Tony Award-winning musical, The Wiz at True Colors Theatre Company (915 New Hope Road, Atlanta, GA 30331).

Paris Bennett, DeQuina Moore, And Jaden Dominique To Lead Fulton Theatre's THE WIZ Photo Paris Bennett, DeQuina Moore, And Jaden Dominique To Lead Fulton Theatre's THE WIZ
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 13, 2023

Fulton Theatre announces casting for their upcoming production of The Wiz. Leading the company is Jaden Dominique as Dorothy, Paris Bennett (American Idol Season 5) as Addaperle/Evillene, and DeQuina Moore (original Broadway: Little Shop of Horrors, Chiffon; Legally Blonde, Pilar) as Aunt Em/Glinda. Nationally renowned actor and director E Faye Butler will direct the production alongside award-winning choreographer, Kenny Ingram (EmojiLand).

Designers Behind BLACK PANTHER and More Join THE WIZ; Full Design Team Announced! Photo Designers Behind BLACK PANTHER and More Join THE WIZ; Full Design Team Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 31, 2023

The design team has been announced for the all-new production of the groundbreaking, Tony Award-winning musical The Wiz. The Wiz will launch a national tour in Fall of 2023 in Baltimore, MD before returning to Broadway for a limited engagement in the 2023/24 season. Learn more about the team and the production here!

THE WIZ Will Return to Broadway in 2024 Following National Tour Photo THE WIZ Will Return to Broadway in 2024 Following National Tour
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2022

An all-new production of the Tony Award-winning musical The Wiz, adapted from The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, will embark on a national tour before returning to Broadway for a limited engagement in the 2023/24 season.

Manchester's Hope Mill Theatre To Stage New Production Of   THE WIZ Photo Manchester's Hope Mill Theatre To Stage New Production Of THE WIZ
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2021

Hope Mill Theatre has announced that this Christmas it will stage the first new UK production of The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical ‚ÄúWonderful Wizard of Oz‚ÄĚ in 10 years.¬†With music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls, book by William F. Brown and original orchestrations by Harold Wheeler, The Wiz is a retelling of¬†L. Frank Baum's classic children's novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: THE WIZ se estrenaba en Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: THE WIZ se estrenaba en Broadway
by Cristina Martinez - Jan 5, 2021

Un 5 de enero de 1975, THE WIZ se estrenaba en Broadway en el Majestic Theatre. Este musical supone una revisión del cuento clásico de EL MAGO DE OZ adaptándolo a la actualidad del momento y conectándolo de manera directa con la cultura urbana negra.

VIDEO: On This Day, January 5 - THE WIZ Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, January 5 - THE WIZ Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 5, 2021

On this day in 1975, the musical smash The Wiz opened on Broadway!

BWW Review: 19 for 2019: The Best Local Shows and Performances of the Year Photo BWW Review: 19 for 2019: The Best Local Shows and Performances of the Year
by Peter Nason - Dec 14, 2019

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best of the best that he saw onstage in the Tampa Bay area in 2019.

BWW Review: Swim on out to The New Tampa Players' THE LITTLE MERMAID at the Universit Photo BWW Review: Swim on out to The New Tampa Players' THE LITTLE MERMAID at the University Area CDC
by Peter Nason - Jul 27, 2019

Patty Smithey is marvelous as Ariel, but the show belongs to the amazing Janelle Richardson as Ursula.

Throwing Out My CDs by Ben Rimalower: THE WIZ Photo Throwing Out My CDs by Ben Rimalower: THE WIZ
by Ben Rimalower - Feb 15, 2019

This week's decluttering is only freeing up a tiny bit of space in my collection, but it represents an enormous place in my heart. The only version of The Wiz I have on CD is the AMAZING/IF YOU DON'T KNOW IT, YOU'RE NOT A REAL BROADWAY FAN original cast album starring Stephanie Mills. I do have the movie soundtrack in my iTunes and the soundtrack of 'The Wiz Live!' is on Apple Music, so let's dive in.

Mabel King Videos

STAGE TUBE: Liza Minnelli On Michael Jackson's Death and Fame To ET
by Eddie Varley - Aug 31, 2009

Michael Jackson, music industry icon, passed away on June 25th. Liza Minnelli spoke to Entertainment Tonight about the death of her good friend Michael Jackson and the price of fame.

STAGE TUBE: Minnelli Speaks To CBS Early Show On Jackson Death
by Eddie Varley - Jun 26, 2009

Liza Minnelli spoke to Harry Smith at the CBS 'The Early Show' this morning about the death of her good friend Michael Jackson.


Mabel King Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mabel King been in?
Mabel King has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Mabel King been in?
Mabel King has not appeared in the West End