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Moya Angela

 
Bio:
Electric vocalist Moya Angela has been a respected musical theatre actress in the US for many years, receiving great acclaim playing Effie White in the North American revival tour of Dreamgirls, touring with Disney's The Lion King and being part of the original Broadway casts of Ghost the Musical ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Electric vocalist Moya Angela has been a respected musical theatre actress in the US for many years, receiving great acclaim playing Effie White in the North American revival tour of Dreamgirls, touring with Disney's The Lion King and being part of the original Broadway casts of Ghost the Musical ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Production, 2021
Performer (Standby) [Replacement]
  [West End]
West End Premiere Production, 2016
Effie White (Alternate) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Momma
Mrs. Williams
Althea
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer
  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Effie White

Photos

Moya Angela, Nevin Steinberg, Marisha Wallace, Karen Mav Photo

Moya Angela, Nevin Steinberg, Marisha Wallace, Karen Mav

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Date:
04/09/2018
Asmeret Ghebremichael, Moya Angela, Brennyn Lark, and Kimmy Edwards Photo

Asmeret Ghebremichael, Moya Angela, Brennyn Lark, and Kimmy Edwards

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Date:
12/18/2017
Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Russ Kaplan, Sara Wordsworth, Russ Kaplan, James Snyder, Laur Photo

Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Russ Kaplan, Sara Wordsworth, Russ Kaplan, James Snyder, Laurel Harris, Moya Angela, Rick Hip-Flores, Mariand Torres, Aurelia Williams, Margo Seibert, Chesney Snow

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Date:
10/17/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Production, 2021
Performer (Standby) [Replacement]

  [West End]
West End Premiere Production, 2016
Effie White (Alternate) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Momma

Mrs. Williams

Althea

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2012
Performer

  [US Tour]
Touring Revival, 2009
Effie White

Moya Angela Biography

Electric vocalist Moya Angela has been a respected musical theatre actress in the US for many years, receiving great acclaim playing Effie White in the North American revival tour of Dreamgirls, touring with Disney's The Lion King and being part of the original Broadway casts of Ghost the Musical and most recently In Transit. She wowed judges and audiences when she auditioned for the 2016 series of America's Got Talent, reaching the quarterfinal stages.




Moya Angela News

VIDEO: On This Day, December 11- IN TRANSIT Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, December 11- IN TRANSIT Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 11, 2020

On this day in 2016, IN TRANSIT, Broadway's first a cappella musical, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall opened at Circle in the Square Theatre.

Arizona Theatre Company Presents Idris Goodwin's THE REALNESS Photo Arizona Theatre Company Presents Idris Goodwin's THE REALNESS
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2020

Arizona Theatre Company's (ATC) digital season continues with Idris Goodwin's break beat play, The Realness, which follows T.O. from the suburbs to the big city to immerse himself in authentic hip hop culture and the journey for his heart and true identity.

Petition to Make the Apollo Theater a Broadway House Surpasses 5,000 Signatures Photo Petition to Make the Apollo Theater a Broadway House Surpasses 5,000 Signatures
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2020

A petition has been created to make the Apollo Theater a Broadway house.

VIDEO: Telly Leung, Justin Guarini and the Cast of IN TRANSIT Sing Virtual A Capella  Photo VIDEO: Telly Leung, Justin Guarini and the Cast of IN TRANSIT Sing Virtual A Capella 'We Are Home'
by Stage Tube - Apr 11, 2020

Today, Broadway veteran Telly Leung shared a clip of the cast of Broadway's first acapella musical, In Transit, singing the song, 'We Are Home' from the show. 

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 27, 2020

DREAMGIRLS Celebrates Christmas Events In London Photo DREAMGIRLS Celebrates Christmas Events In London
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2018

The company of Dreamgirls is entering the holiday season in style with a series of events to celebrate the show's final Christmas at the Savoy Theatre.

Comedian And TV Star Tom Allen To Host This Year's West End Bares: Top Off The Pops Photo Comedian And TV Star Tom Allen To Host This Year's West End Bares: Top Off The Pops
by Stephi Wild - Oct 3, 2018

The Make A Difference Trust has announced that following his hugely popular WEST END BARES debut in 2017, comedian and TV star TOM ALLEN will host this year's WEST END BARES: TOP OFF THE POPS at The Shaftesbury Theatre on Sunday 28 October at 7.00pm and 9.30pm.

West End Stage Celebrates 10,000th Student With A Visit From DREAMGIRLS Star Marisha  Photo West End Stage Celebrates 10,000th Student With A Visit From DREAMGIRLS Star Marisha Wallace
by Stephi Wild - Aug 20, 2018

West End Stage summer school celebrated reaching its milestone 10,000th student with a special visit from West End leading lady Marisha Wallace at the school's rehearsal space in the theatre at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama on 17 August.

Get 47% Off Tickets To Hit West End Musical DREAMGIRLS Photo Get 47% Off Tickets To Hit West End Musical DREAMGIRLS
by Marianka Swain - Jun 26, 2018

Let your soul sing with the dazzling multi-award-winning musical Dreamgirls at the Savoy Theatre in London's West End. Get 47% off tickets in our summer sale - book here!

VIDEO: Watch Moya Angela Sing 'I Will Always Love You' at WEST END LIVE LOUNGE Photo VIDEO: Watch Moya Angela Sing 'I Will Always Love You' at WEST END LIVE LOUNGE
by West End Video - Jun 21, 2018

Moya Angela (America's Got Talent star and current Effie in the West End Dreamgirls) sang the Dolly Parton and Whitney Houston classic 'I Will Always Love You' at West End Live Lounge last month.

Moya Angela Videos

VIDEO: Telly Leung, Justin Guarini and the Cast of IN TRANSIT Sing Virtual A Capella  VideoVIDEO: Telly Leung, Justin Guarini and the Cast of IN TRANSIT Sing Virtual A Capella 'We Are Home'
by Stage Tube - Apr 11, 2020

Today, Broadway veteran Telly Leung shared a clip of the cast of Broadway's first acapella musical, In Transit, singing the song, 'We Are Home' from the show. 

VIDEO: Watch the All New Trailer for DREAMGIRLS VideoVIDEO: Watch the All New Trailer for DREAMGIRLS
by Stage Tube - Feb 9, 2018

A dazzling new trailer for the multi award-winning West End production Dreamgirls has been released today. Watch the full trailer below! Presented by Sonia Friedman Productions, this critically acclaimed musical is now booking at the Savoy Theatre in London through to 22nd September 2018.

VIDEO: Get a Look Behind the Scenes at the Costumes of DREAMGIRLS VideoVIDEO: Get a Look Behind the Scenes at the Costumes of DREAMGIRLS
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2018

Go behind the scenes at London's most fabulous show, Dreamgirls, to find out how the stunning costumes help to tell the story. Check out the video here!

VIDEO: Go Backstage with the New 'Effies' of London's DREAMGIRLS VideoVIDEO: Go Backstage with the New 'Effies' of London's DREAMGIRLS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

Sonia Friedman Productions' UK premiere of Dreamgirls, which opened last December at the Savoy Theatre is currently running through 2nd June 2018 in the West End. From 20th November 2017, Moya Angela will join Marisha Wallace and Karen Mav to play the iconic role of Effie White in Dreamgirls. In the video below, go backstage with the show's new Effies!

VIDEO: IN TRANSIT Sings the National Anthem at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

At last night's Westminster Kennel Dog Show, the cast of Broadway's IN TRANSIT sang the National Anthem, and BroadwayWorld has the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Comcast Presents IN TRANSIT: THE MAKING OF THE FIRST BROADWAY A CAPPELLA MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Nov 29, 2016

 Today, Comcast and theatrical producer Janet B. Rosen announce "In Transit: The Making of the First Broadway A Cappella Musical," a new entertainment special now airing exclusively on Xfinity On Demand.

BWW TV: What's IN TRANSIT All About? Go Inside Rehearsal with the Cast!
by TV - Press Previews - Nov 3, 2016

Below, check out what the new musical is all about with interviews with the cast and a musical preview!

BWW TV: Watch the IN TRANSIT Cast Harmonize in Opening Number!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 12, 2016

Broadway's first a cappella musical will open at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street) on December 11, but fans need not wait that long for a taste of the cast's tight harmonies. Below, check out a music video for the opening number- 'Deep Beneath the City.'

VIDEO: IN TRANSIT Wishes HOLIDAY INN Cast a Happy Opening A Cappella Style!
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 7, 2016

The cast of the upcoming Broadway musical IN TRANSIT wished a very happy opening to Roundabout Theatre Company's HOLIDAY INN, which premiered on Broadway last night. Check out the cast's good wishes, performed of course, in a cappella style!

STAGE TUBE: GHOST Releases New 'Believe' Promo
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2012

Ghost the Musical, beginning previews March 15th with the opening date set for April 23rd, is directed by Tony Award winner Matthew Warchus (God of Carnage, The Norman Conquests, Boeing-Boeing) and choreographed by Ashley Wallen (The X Factor, Kylie Minogue). Ghost The Musical is created by a team of Grammy and Academy Award winners, with a brand-new original score by Dave Stewart (half of the multi-Grammy Award winning Eurythmics) and Glen Ballard (Michael Jackson's Man In The Mirror, Alanis Morissette's Jagged Little Pill), with a book by Bruce Joel Rubin (Ghost, Jacob's Ladder, The Time Traveler's Wife), who has adapted his Academy Award winning original screenplay for the stage. This brand new score also includes the iconic song 'Unchained Melody,' famously performed in the film by The Righteous Brothers. The show just released a new 'Believe' promo, and you can check it out by clicking below!


Moya Angela Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Moya Angela been in?
Moya Angela has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Moya Angela been in?
Moya Angela has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Moya Angela's first West End show?
Moya Angela's first West End show was Dreamgirls which opened in 2016