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Nikkole Salter

 

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Page 73 World Premiere, 2020
Lillian
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Coretta Scott King

Productions

 
[Off-Off-Broadway, 2018]
Script Consultant

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Page 73 World Premiere, 2020
Lillian

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2019
Coretta Scott King

Productions

Script Consultant


Nikkole Salter Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Nikkole SalterIn the Continuum
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2006 - John Gassner Playwriting Award Gold Star
Nikkole Salter , In the Continuum

Nikkole Salter News

Carl Andress and Charles Busch to be Honored at Primary Stages 38th Anniversary Gala Photo Carl Andress and Charles Busch to be Honored at Primary Stages 38th Anniversary Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2022

PRIMARY STAGES' 38th Anniversary Gala will honor long-time collaborators Charles Busch and Carl Andress (The Confession of Lily Dare; The Tribute Artist) with the 2022 Einhorn Mentorship Award. The event will take place on Tuesday November 15, 2022, at 6pm at Sony Hall.

Mason School of Theater Announces Fall 2022 Guest Artist Series: Creating Anti-Racist Photo Mason School of Theater Announces Fall 2022 Guest Artist Series: Creating Anti-Racist Theater
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022

George Mason University’s School of Theater announces fall 2022 dates for its Guest Artist Series: Creating Anti-Racist Theater with leading voices from the theatrical industry discussing the logistics of making and cultivating Anti-Racist Theater. This second year of the series will focus on theater makers who identify as LBGTQ+ and are leading practices around inclusion and anti-racism in theatrical spaces.

Cast Announced for PEERLESS, Beginning Performances at 59E59 Theaters This Month Photo Cast Announced for PEERLESS, Beginning Performances at 59E59 Theaters This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 7, 2022

PRIMARY STAGES and 59E59 Theaters, in association with Jamie deRoy, has announced casting for peerless, by 2019/20 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jiehae Park (Hannah and the Dread Gazebo) and directed by Margot Bordelon (... what the end will be). 

Review: SAFE HOME at Shadowland Stages Is Based on Short Stories by Tom Hanks Photo Review: SAFE HOME at Shadowland Stages Is Based on Short Stories by Tom Hanks
by Bruce Apar - Aug 4, 2022

Creating an ambitious odyssey of time travel based on three short stories from Tom Hanks's collection 'Uncommon Type' sounds like an intriguing idea ... on paper. The challenge is how to transfer it effectively from page to stage. In its current form, it feels more like a workshop than a ready-for-prime-time production.

World Premiere Musical CORNELIA STREET & Five World Premiere Plays Announced for Atla Photo World Premiere Musical CORNELIA STREET & Five World Premiere Plays Announced for Atlantic Theater Company 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

Atlantic Theater Company has announced productions for its 2022-2023 season. Atlantic’s 2022-2023 season will include the world premiere musical Cornelia Street, with a book by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, music and lyrics by Mark Eitzel, directed by Tony Award nominee Neil Pepe and more.

Cleveland Public Theatre Announces Part One of 2022/2023 Season - 'Incremental & Monu Photo Cleveland Public Theatre Announces Part One of 2022/2023 Season - 'Incremental & Monumental'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022

Cleveland Public Theatre has announced the first part of its Incremental & Monumental 2022/2023 season which delivers on CPT’s mission of raising consciousness and nurturing compassion through theatre that is daring, relevant, and socially conscious. 

Cast Announced for Premiere Stages' MUD ROW, Running July 14-31 Photo Cast Announced for Premiere Stages' MUD ROW, Running July 14-31
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2022

Premiere Stages at Kean University will present the New Jersey Premiere of Dominique Morisseau's Mud Row July 14-31 in Kean University's Bauer Boucher Theatre Center.

Primary Stages Announces Cast for ON THAT DAY IN AMSTERDAM Photo Primary Stages Announces Cast for ON THAT DAY IN AMSTERDAM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022

PRIMARY STAGES announced casting for On That Day in Amsterdam by Clarence Coo (People Sitting in Darkness) and directed by Zi Alikhan (The Boy Who Danced on Air). On That Day in Amsterdam will begin previews at 59E59’s Theater A on July 23, 2022, with opening night set for August 11 for a limited run through September 4, 2022.

First Stage Announces Third Season Of AMPLIFY BIPOC PLAY SERIES Photo First Stage Announces Third Season Of AMPLIFY BIPOC PLAY SERIES
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 15, 2022

First Stage, one of the nation's leading theaters for young people and families, is delighted to announce the third season of their Amplify BIPOC Play Series beginning August 13, 2022. 

Milwaukee's First Stage Announces Third Season Of AMPLIFY BIPOC PLAY SERIES Photo Milwaukee's First Stage Announces Third Season Of AMPLIFY BIPOC PLAY SERIES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

First Stage has announced the third season of their Amplify BIPOC Play Series beginning August 13, 2022.

Nikkole Salter Videos

VIDEO: Center Theatre Group Gathers Artists to Recite Martin Luther King's 'I Have a  VideoVIDEO: Center Theatre Group Gathers Artists to Recite Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' Speech
by Stage Tube - Jan 16, 2021

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, twenty one artists and arts leaders recite Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legendary I Have A Dream speech.

THE GREAT SOCIETY To Join Broadway Bridges, Must Close November 30 VideoTHE GREAT SOCIETY To Join Broadway Bridges, Must Close November 30
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2019

Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan's THE GREAT SOCIETY, starring Brian Cox (a?oeSuccessiona??) as LBJ, directed by Bill Rauch, will play its final performance, as scheduled, on Saturday, November 30 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th St) at Lincoln Center. At the time of closing, The Great Society will have played 26 preview performances and 72 regular performances.

BWW TV Exclusive: The Great Facts of THE GREAT SOCIETY- Nikkole Salter on Coretta Sco VideoBWW TV Exclusive: The Great Facts of THE GREAT SOCIETY- Nikkole Salter on Coretta Scott King and Geraldine Whittington
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 6, 2019

BroadwayWorld is checking in with the cast to uncover some little known facts about the political giants they play onstage. Today, watch as Nikkole Salter gives us a lesson on Coretta Scott King and Geraldine Whittington.

BWW TV: The Cast and Creatives of THE GREAT SOCIETY Meet the Press VideoBWW TV: The Cast and Creatives of THE GREAT SOCIETY Meet the Press
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 21, 2019

The cast and creatives of Robert Schenkkan's THE GREAT SOCIETY, his upcoming Broadway play celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson's legacy, met the press this week! Check out the video below of the stars discussing what the show means, and what all the hype is about, before they hit the stage!

STAGE TUBE: Nikkole Salter Talks CARNAVAL, Premiering at Luna Stage Tonight
by Stage Tube - Jan 31, 2013

Luna Stage will present the world premiere of Nikkole Salter's Carnaval - a play that was inspired by the author's discovery of the underground world of sex tourism and man-cations in Brazil. The play was developed in part through Luna Stage's New Moon Play Reading Series. Luna Stage Associate Artistic Director/Director of Play Development, Cheryl Katz, will direct. Previews for Carnaval begin tonight, January 31st, 2013. The production runs Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 3pm through March 3rd, 2013, with the official press opening on Friday, February 8th. Watch an interview with the playwright below!

STAGE TUBE: Nikkole Salter Talks CARNAVAL, Premiering at Luna Stage, Jan 31
by Stage Tube - Jan 17, 2013

Luna Stage will present the world premiere of Nikkole Salter's Carnaval - a play that was inspired by the author's discovery of the underground world of sex tourism and man-cations in Brazil. The play was developed in part through Luna Stage's New Moon Play Reading Series. Luna Stage Associate Artistic Director/Director of Play Development, Cheryl Katz, will direct. Previews for Carnaval begin on January 31st, 2013. The production runs Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 3pm through March 3rd, 2013, with the official press opening on Friday, February 8th. Watch an interview with the playwright below!


Nikkole Salter Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Nikkole Salter been in?
Nikkole Salter has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Nikkole Salter been in?
Nikkole Salter has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Nikkole Salter been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for In the Continuum and John Gassner Playwriting Award (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for In the Continuum .

What awards has Nikkole Salter won?
John Gassner Playwriting Award (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for In the Continuum .