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Mirirai Sithole

 

Bio:

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
Adama
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Off-Broadway Return Engagement, 2018
Mercy
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company World Premiere, 2018
Beatrice
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC World Premiere Production, 2017
Mercy
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Off-Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer

Photos

Mirirai Sithole, Susanna Frazer, Maryann Plunkett and Celestine Rae Photo

Mirirai Sithole, Susanna Frazer, Maryann Plunkett and Celestine Rae

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Date:
02/25/2020
David Staller, Ingrid Pierson and Andrea Miller with Daniel Jenkins, Robbie Simpson,  Photo

David Staller, Ingrid Pierson and Andrea Miller with Daniel Jenkins, Robbie Simpson, Tony D. Head, Mike Smith Rivera, A.J. Shively, Susanna Frazer, Celestine Rae,Kathy Gail MacGowan, Maryann Plunkett and Mirirai Sithole

From: 
Date:
02/25/2020
David Staller with Daniel Jenkins, Robbie Simpson, Tony D. Head, Mike Smith Rivera, A Photo

David Staller with Daniel Jenkins, Robbie Simpson, Tony D. Head, Mike Smith Rivera, A.J. Shively, Susanna Frazer, Celestine Rae, Kathy Gail Macgowan, Maryann Plunkett and Mirirai Sithole

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Date:
02/25/2020
Tonight's cast-Daniel Jenkins, Robbie Simpson, Tony D. Head, Mike Smith Rivera, A.J.  Photo

Tonight's cast-Daniel Jenkins, Robbie Simpson, Tony D. Head, Mike Smith Rivera, A.J. Shively, Susanna Frazer, Celestine Rae, Maryann Plunkett and Mirirai Sithole

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Date:
02/25/2020
Mirirai Sithole, Susanna Frazer, Maryann Plunkett and Celestine Rae Photo

Mirirai Sithole, Susanna Frazer, Maryann Plunkett and Celestine Rae

From: 
Date:
02/25/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
Adama

  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Off-Broadway Return Engagement, 2018
Mercy

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company World Premiere, 2018
Beatrice

  [Off-Broadway]
MCC World Premiere Production, 2017
Mercy

  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Off-Broadway Production, 2016
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Classic Stage Off-Broadway Revival, 2015
Performer

Mirirai Sithole Biography

Actor

Mirirai Sithole Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Ensemble Award Gold Star
Mirirai SitholeSchool Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play
 
The Lortels - 2018 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Mirirai Sithole, School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play

Mirirai Sithole News

Blythe Danner, Richard Kind & More Will Take Part in Orchard Project LIVE EDIT Photo Blythe Danner, Richard Kind & More Will Take Part in Orchard Project LIVE EDIT
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 10, 2022

The Orchard Project will launch a new special event, the LIVE EDIT, a star-studded live recording of a new audio comedy developed at the Orchard Project in summer 2020.

Westport Country Playhouse Presents New Work CULTURE SHOCK Photo Westport Country Playhouse Presents New Work CULTURE SHOCK
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 14, 2021

Westport Country Playhouse's New Works Initiative¬†will present the second play in its 2021 season with a virtual workshop of ‚ÄúCulture Shock,‚ÄĚ written by Gloria Majule, and directed by Taylor Reynolds, on Wednesday, July 14.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, January 26- with Lea Salonga, Alan Menken, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, January 26- with Lea Salonga, Alan Menken, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 26, 2021

Today (January 26) in live streaming: Disney legends stop by Stars in the House, Bobby Cannavale and Marisa Tomei star in Three Hotels, and more!

Marin Ireland, Segun Akande, David Anzuelo and More Announced for AFRICAN CARIBBEAN M Photo Marin Ireland, Segun Akande, David Anzuelo and More Announced for AFRICAN CARIBBEAN MIXFEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 14, 2021

Atlantic Theater Company has announced casting for African Caribbean MixFest, a series of free readings co-produced by playwright Guadalís Del Carmen and playwright, director and Artistic Director of the Young Vic Kwame Kwei-Armah, that will run virtually Tuesday, January 19th through Friday, January 29th.

THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Supports You Gotta Believe With Matthew Broderick Photo THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES Supports You Gotta Believe With Matthew Broderick, Kerry Butler and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020

After an extraordinary year with over 300 original pieces produced, The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues teamed up with You Gotta Believe last night to finish 2020 with a bang! In the year’s final edition, a stellar lineup of writers and actors came together virtually to write, rehearse, perform and produce 18 all-new pieces in just 24 hours.

Daniel Dae Kim, Kerry Butler, Matthew Broderick and More to Star in Upcoming 24 Hour  Photo Daniel Dae Kim, Kerry Butler, Matthew Broderick and More to Star in Upcoming 24 Hour Plays: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2020

The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues will finish 2020 with a can’t-miss new edition tonight to benefit You Gotta Believe! A stellar lineup of writers and actors will come together virtually to write, rehearse, perform and produce 19 all-new pieces in just 24 hours. Beginning at 6 PM ET, the monologues will be published, one every 15 minutes.

BWW Interview: Kaliswa Brewster Talks Moliere In The Park's  THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES Fea Photo BWW Interview: Kaliswa Brewster Talks Moliere In The Park's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES Featuring an All-Woman Cast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 24, 2020

Kaliswa Brewster is starring alongside an all-woman cast in Molière in the Park's live stream of Richard Wilbur's translation of Molière's satire THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES, directed by Lucie Tiberghien. This production looks at the classic play through a modern lens, putting the focus on the power of justice and equality over racism and sexism.

Moliere In The Park's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES Will Stream With Tonya Pinkins and an All- Photo Moliere In The Park's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES Will Stream With Tonya Pinkins and an All-Woman Cast
by Stephi Wild - Oct 23, 2020

Molière in the Park's live stream of two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Wilbur's translation of Molière's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES, directed by Molière in the Park's Founding Artistic Director Lucie Tiberghien, premieres this Saturday, October 24 at 2pm EST and 7pm EST.

Signature Theatre to Present Reunion Reading of THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN TH Photo Signature Theatre to Present Reunion Reading of THE DEATH OF THE LAST BLACK MAN IN THE WHOLE ENTIRE WORLD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020

Signature Theatre will present a free virtual reunion reading of the Obie Award-winning Signature Theatre production of The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World AKA the Negro Book of the Dead by Pulitzer Prize winner and Residency 1 playwright Suzan-Lori Parks as part of their SigSpace virtual programming.

WP Theater Announces 2020-2021 Season Photo WP Theater Announces 2020-2021 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020

WP Theater has announced their 2020-21 Season, which will continue to lift up the work of Women+ theater artists in creative new ways that reflect these unprecedented times. The full programming details and timing of events in 2021 will be announced at a later date.

Mirirai Sithole Videos

VIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From VideoVIDEO: Ann Harada, Marc delaCruz, Anthony Lee Medina, and More Perform Monologue From OUR TOWN
by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2020

Olivia Oguma has created a new video featuring performers reciting a monologue from Our Town, titled 'their town. OUR town.'

BWW TV: Class is in Session! Meet the Company of MCC's SCHOOL GIRLS, OR THE AFRICAN M VideoBWW TV: Class is in Session! Meet the Company of MCC's SCHOOL GIRLS, OR THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 14, 2017

MCC Theater will soon present the second show of its 2017-18 season: the World Premiere of School Girls; or, the African Mean Girls Play, written by 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn Bioh, and directed by Tony Winner Rebecca Taichman.

STAGE TUBE: New Trailer, Art for Rodney Hicks's New American Tragedy NC-17.
by Stage Tube - Apr 14, 2016

NC-17. is a new American tragedy written and conceived by Rodney Hicks, featuring music by indie singer-songwriter Justin Jude Carroll. Below, check out a new trailer for NC-17., featuring the show's new graphic design! The NC-17 website -- www.ncseventeen.net -- has also been updated with new interactive features on the journey, characters, the soundtrack, and a web journal tracking progress on the piece.

STAGE TUBE: Krystal Joy Brown, Marrick Smith & More Explain NC-17
by Stage Tube - Mar 4, 2016

BroadwayWorld has just learned that Rodney Hicks will direct an industry reading of his new play, NC-17, on Monday, March 7. A reading was presented at Portland Center Stage and Seattle Repertory Theatre, this past year, under the working title PWP.


Mirirai Sithole Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Mirirai Sithole been nominated for?
Ensemble Award (Drama Desk Awards) for School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play and Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (The Lortels) for School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play .

What awards has Mirirai Sithole won?
Ensemble Award (Drama Desk Awards) for School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Playand Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (The Lortels) for School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play.