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Mehret Marsh

 
Bio:
Singer, actor, dancer. Her first feature film, Straighten Up and Fly Right is due out soon and she just completed a short film with writer/director Jose Rivera. She was the first African born Young Nala on Broadway in The Lion King at age 9. Other credits include: “What Would You Do?” (ABC), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Singer, actor, dancer. Her first feature film, Straighten Up and Fly Right is due out soon and she just completed a short film with writer/director Jose Rivera. She was the first African born Young Nala on Broadway in The Lion King at age 9. Other credits include: “What Would You Do?” (ABC), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Young Anna Mae
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Young Nala (Alternate) [Replacement]

Photos

Morgan James with Mehret Marsh, Isabelle Gottfried, Sway Bhatia, Natalie Alverado, My Photo

Morgan James with Mehret Marsh, Isabelle Gottfried, Sway Bhatia, Natalie Alverado, Myles Santiago, Timothy Foley, Nyla Jones and Matteo Russo

From: 
Date:
11/12/2019
Mehret Marsh Photo

Mehret Marsh

From: 
Date:
11/12/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Young Anna Mae

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Young Nala (Alternate) [Replacement]

Mehret Marsh Biography

Singer, actor, dancer. Her first feature film, Straighten Up and Fly Right is due out soon and she just completed a short film with writer/director Jose Rivera. She was the first African born Young Nala on Broadway in The Lion King at age 9. Other credits include: “What Would You Do?” (ABC), “Super Wings,” “Sesame Street,” various voice-overs, “Sandman,” Broadway Sessions, vocal solo, 54 Below, Tree Hause Broadway Cabaret, Tunes in Times Square, “Carols For A Cure” CD, opening solo; Lion King cast, and solo on “I have a Voice” for Broadway Kids anti-bullying campaign. Her last play was Till We Meet Again by Glory Kadigan, directed by Tonya Pinkins and prior to that, Jose’ Rivera’s Fall of the Sparrow as part of Playwrights for a Cause. She is excited and honored to be part of the original Broadway cast of Tina. She is especially grateful to her family and her team, Lisa Calli, Barry Kolker, Bonnie Shumofsky and her voice coach Bryan Wade.




Mehret Marsh News

Kathleen Turner Headlines Provincetown Theater Benefit Next Month Photo Kathleen Turner Headlines Provincetown Theater Benefit Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 17, 2021

The two-time Tony Award nominated Turner headlines a one-night-only reading of local playwright Peter Kennedy’s dark, new comedy Family Game Night as a benefit fundraiser for the Provincetown Theater Foundation. 

Video: Broadway Youth Makes A Comeback with 'We're Gonna Come Back' Photo Video: Broadway Youth Makes A Comeback with 'We're Gonna Come Back'
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2021

Some of Broadway's brightest young stars will join the Times Square Project this Saturday, August 21, for their last performance before Broadway's reopening September 14th. Dance Molinari will be debuting an original song 'We're Gonna Come Back', performed by the next generation of Broadway.

FLY MORE THAN YOU FALL and IN EMILY'S WORDS to Headline New York Theatre Barn's Final Photo FLY MORE THAN YOU FALL and IN EMILY'S WORDS to Headline New York Theatre Barn's Final Virtual New Work Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 9, 2021

New York Theatre Barn will host a live stream of its New Works Series on Wednesday, July 14th, 2021 at 7PM EST, featuring excerpts from Fly More Than You Fall and In Emily’s Words. The live presentation will also feature a conversation with the writers. This 47th installment will conclude the company’s virtual edition of their New Works Series.

DeAnne Stewart, Diana Huey & More More Set to Perform in New York Theatre Barn's July Photo DeAnne Stewart, Diana Huey & More More Set to Perform in New York Theatre Barn's July 2021 Final Virtual Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2021

New York Theatre Barn will host the final installment of its free live streams of its award-winning New Works Series. Available on New York Theatre Barn’s YouTube channel and Broadway on Demand, the final installment of the live 1-hour series will include excerpts from two new musicals and a conversation with the writers and creative team.

Bryan Terrell Clark, Antonio J. Watson and More to Star in CABARET FOR A CAUSE Photo Bryan Terrell Clark, Antonio J. Watson and More to Star in CABARET FOR A CAUSE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 20, 2021

Broadway veterans Bryan Terrell Clark and Antonio J. Watson will team up with Jack Chacon to bring you an Evening of music, love, and support to benefit the Hereditary Angioedema Association.

The National Black Theatre of Harlem Hosts Black History Month Livestream Event Photo The National Black Theatre of Harlem Hosts Black History Month Livestream Event
by Stephi Wild - Feb 20, 2021

Broadway Stars  come together to celebrate Black History Month on February 28th, 2021 at 6pm on YouTube Live. This is an evening of song and dance presented by Shine Theatre Arts Project and Kaden Amari Anderson of Caroline, or Change, Broadway.

The New Works Virtual Festival Begins Tonight Photo The New Works Virtual Festival Begins Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Dec 5, 2020

The first-ever New Works Virtual Festival kicks off tonight! Every evening from December 5th - 25th of 2020 at 8PM EST/5PM PT, the New Works Virtual Festival will stream video readings of 20 new scripts of non-musical pieces (19 plays, 1 teleplay) as well as an 21st (a 'Christmas Special') featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

New Works Virtual Festival Announces Final Plays And New Dates Photo New Works Virtual Festival Announces Final Plays And New Dates
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020

The New Works Virtual Festival will stream 20 new non-musical scripts every day from December 4th - 24th of 2020 (19 plays, 1 teleplay) featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members. A 21st piece will be selected from holiday-themed submissions to be streamed on December 25th.

New Works Virtual Festival Announces New Plays And Dates Photo New Works Virtual Festival Announces New Plays And Dates
by Stephi Wild - Oct 17, 2020

The first ever New Works Virtual Festival will stream video readings of 20 new non-musical scripts (19 plays, 1 teleplay) featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

Santino Fontana, Eva Noblezada and More Announced for New Works Virtual Festival Photo Santino Fontana, Eva Noblezada and More Announced for New Works Virtual Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 9, 2020

Filming via Zoom has begun for New Works Virtual Festival. From Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, the NWVF will stream video readings of 20 new scripts of non-musical pieces (19 plays, 1 teleplay) featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members. 4 new play scripts have been announced by the team.

Mehret Marsh Videos

VIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep / Mountain High VideoVIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep / Mountain High' on THE LATE SHOW
by Stage Tube - Jan 14, 2020

On last night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, the cast of the hit Broadway musical 'TINA: The Tina Turner Musical,' performed 'River Deep/Mountain High,' led by the incredible Adrienne Warren.

VIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren and the cast of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Perform D VideoVIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren and the cast of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Perform During the Macy's Parade
by Stage Tube - Nov 28, 2019

Watch Adrienne Warren and the cast of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical perform below!

VIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA VideoVIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 6, 2019

Ahead of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical's official opening on Broadway November 7, the cast of the musical stopped by Good Morning America to give audiences a sneak peak!

VIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview VideoVIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 12, 2019

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical officially begins previews tonight on Broadway. Tina herself is giving the show a shoutout in an all new video.

VIDEO: Broadway Stars from HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, FUN HOME, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and Mo VideoVIDEO: Broadway Stars from HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, FUN HOME, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and More Sing 'We Are the World'
by Julie Musbach - Jun 27, 2018

Yael Silver, Robin Carus and Van Dean today released “We Are The World,” a music video featuring an all-star roster of theater artists and calling for healing and unity in the world today. Participating artists include Christy Altomare, Kelli Barrett, Andrew Burns, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jordan Donica, Rachel Eskenazi-Gold, Justin Guarini, Derek Klena, Jeff Kready, Sydney Lucas, Beth Malone, Lesli Margherita, Constantine Maroulis, Bebe Neuwirth, Orfeh, George Psomas, Anthony Rapp, Courtney Reed, Chita Rivera, Kate Rockwell, Jarrod Spector, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ephraim Sykes, Jenna Ushkowitz and Ben Vereen.

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Records Stands Up to Bullies with 'I Have A Voice' Benefit Recording
by Stage Tube - Dec 12, 2016

Broadway Records President Van Dean, Executive Producer Gina Holland and No Bully Executive Producer Michelle Shapiro today launched the charitable recording, I HAVE A VOICE (music by Frank Wildhorn, lyrics by Robin Lerner) with 100 percent of the profits to benefit No Bully.

BWW TV Exclusive: THE LION KING Cast Roars at Broadway Sessions
by Ben Cameron - Sep 26, 2016


Mehret Marsh Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mehret Marsh been in?
Mehret Marsh has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Mehret Marsh been in?
Mehret Marsh has not appeared in the West End